Mitchel Broussard

Mitchel is a Contributing Editor at MacRumors. Southern Louisiana-born, he lives off of bad TV, good books, and great video games. Despite a few close calls, he has yet to forget the face of his father.

Mitchel Broussard's Articles

Apple Music Renaming 'Get Up! Mix' to 'Workout Mix'

Monday September 28, 2020 6:27 am PDT by
Apple Music is rolling out a small update to its latest weekly playlist, renaming the "Get Up! Mix" to simply "Workout Mix" (via MacStories' John Voorhees). Apple launched the "Get Up! Mix" in March 2020, boosting the weekly curated playlist count to five, including "Favorites Mix," "Friends Mix," "New Music Mix," and "Chill Mix." The "Get Up! Mix" was built around curating a collection of...

Deals: Woot Discounts Refurbished Apple Watch Series 3, iPhone 11, and MacBook Models

Monday September 28, 2020 5:45 am PDT by
Woot is ending September with a big sale on a variety of refurbished Apple products, including the Apple Watch, iPhone, and MacBook models. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Woot. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. To start, you can save on the Apple Watch Series 3, available in 38mm (GPS) for $159.99...

Deals: Shop Low Prices on 2020 iMac, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air (Up to $300 Off)

Friday September 25, 2020 10:28 am PDT by
Today we're tracking a group of solid discounts on Apple's line of Mac computers, ranging from the latest models of the MacBook Air, MacBook Pro (13-inch and 16-inch models), and the 27-inch Retina iMac. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. We've collected the...

Deals: OWC Discounts Range of USB-C Docks With Extra $10 Off for MacRumors Readers

Friday September 25, 2020 8:30 am PDT by
We've partnered up with OWC this season to offer our readers an exclusive offer on the retailer's popular USB-C docks for Mac computers. Below you'll find these deals, along with a few other sales going on at OWC in September. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with OWC. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Our ...

Deals: AirPods Pro and AppleCare+ Bundle Drops to $229.95 at B&H Photo ($48 Off)

Friday September 25, 2020 6:20 am PDT by
B&H Photo today has a new sale offering the AirPods Pro bundled with AppleCare+ at $229.95. In total, you'd normally pay $278 for this bundle (AirPods Pro at $249 and AppleCare+ at $29), so this is a savings of $48. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with B&H Photo. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running....

Review: Twelve South's 'Curve Riser' iMac Stand Can Help Declutter Your Workspace, But Lack of Adjustable Height Hinders Ergonomics

Thursday September 24, 2020 8:54 am PDT by
This month Twelve South launched a new accessory for the iMac, iMac Pro, and external displays, called the "Curve Riser." Similar to its HiRise products, the Curve Riser elevates your ‌iMac‌ to a position that's supposed to be more ergonomic for most users, while also providing some storage underneath the ‌iMac‌. From a materials standpoint, the Curve Riser matches Twelve South's established...

Deals: Woot Introduces Flash Sale on Refurbished 2018 iPad Pro Models, Starting at $599.99

Thursday September 24, 2020 6:46 am PDT by
Woot has introduced a new refurbished iPad Pro flash sale today, offering previous generation models starting at $599.99 for the 64GB 11-inch iPad Pro, down from an original price of $799.00. All of the iPad Pro sales currently happening at Woot will expire later tonight. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Woot. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small...

Deals: Amazon Discounting New 32GB Wi-Fi iPad to $299 ($30 Off)

Wednesday September 23, 2020 5:35 am PDT by
Amazon is offering the new 32GB Wi-Fi 10.2-inch iPad for $299.00, down from $329.00 in Space Gray, Silver, and Gold. This is a match of Walmart's ongoing offer on the same iPad model, which was introduced on the day the tablet launched last Friday. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps...

1Password Introduces New 'Virtual Cards' for Safer Online Payments, Coming Soon as Safari Extension

Tuesday September 22, 2020 8:31 am PDT by
1Password today announced a new partnership with Privacy.com, allowing users to make safer payments online by creating virtual cards that are unique to each of your online accounts. 1Password users can do this in their browser, and soon the feature will launch as a Safari extension. Each virtual card is locked to a particular merchant, and can only be used for that site or service. This way, ...

Deals: Save on Refurbished 16-Inch MacBook Pro Models Today on Woot (Up to $605 Off)

Tuesday September 22, 2020 7:50 am PDT by
Woot today is offering sales on refurbished models of Apple's 16-inch MacBook Pro, starting at $1,874.99 for the 512GB model, originally priced at $2,399.00. This version of the 16-inch MacBook Pro typically sees discounts to $2,099.00, so Woot's flash sale today is about $200 under that price. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Woot. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may ...

Deals: Amazon Discounts Apple Watch Series 6 and SE for the First Time (Save Up to $15)

Tuesday September 22, 2020 5:53 am PDT by
Amazon today introduced some of the first discounts on the Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE, providing up to $15 off select models. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Starting with the 40mm GPS Apple Watch Series 6, you can get this model in Silver...

MacRumors Exclusive: Anker Offering Up to 35% Off USB-C Hubs and Portable Batteries

Monday September 21, 2020 11:26 am PDT by
MacRumors and Anker have partnered up this month to offer our readers new discounts on useful products like USB-C charging accessories compatible with a MacBook Pro or the new iPad Air, and portable batteries perfect for charging up an iPhone, Apple Watch, or iPad. All of the devices in this sale can be found on Amazon. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link ...

Deals: Walmart Offering $30 Off New 10.2-Inch iPad, Available for $299.00

Friday September 18, 2020 10:58 am PDT by
On the day of its release, Walmart is already offering the 2020 10.2-inch iPad (32GB) for $299.00, down from $329.00. This is the price that Apple offers education customers on its website, and is now available for anyone on Walmart. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Walmart. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site...

Deals: Cellular Carriers Introduce First Offers on Apple Watch Series 6 and SE

Friday September 18, 2020 7:43 am PDT by
With the launch of the Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE today, cellular carriers have now introduced special offers for these new wearable devices. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Starting with AT&T, if you buy one Apple Watch Series 3, Series...

Deals: Apple Watch Sales Hit Series 3 and Series 5 Models at Up to $100 Off

Thursday September 17, 2020 9:01 am PDT by
Deals have emerged this week on the previous generation Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple Watch Series 5, following Apple's announcement of Series 6 and SE models of the wearable device. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Starting with the Apple Watch Series 3,...

2020 10.2-Inch iPad First Impressions: A12 Bionic Leads to Welcome Performance Boost on Otherwise Unremarkable iPad Refresh

Thursday September 17, 2020 7:10 am PDT by
A few days after Apple announced new iPads and Apple Watches, some of these devices have started appearing in the hands of reviewers. In regards to the 10.2-inch iPad, so far Scott Stein from CNET and Chris Velazco from Engadget have shared their opinions on the latest low-cost ‌iPad‌. Given that this ‌iPad‌ lacks the complete design overhaul seen on the 2020 ‌iPad‌ Air, it's come off as a bit...

Deals: Woot's New Flash Sale Offering Up to $450 Off Refurbished iPhone 11 Pro Max and iPhone 11

Thursday September 17, 2020 6:15 am PDT by
Woot today is offering the iPhone 11 in refurbished condition starting at $619.99 for the 64GB iPhone 11 in Black. There are a few more color options for the 128GB iPhone 11, which is priced at $679.99. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with some of these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. These...

Twelve South Launches 'Curve Riser' Stand for iMac

Thursday September 17, 2020 5:46 am PDT by
Twelve South today added a new iMac stand to its product lineup, this one called the "Curve Riser," matching the aesthetic of the company's existing Curve MacBook stand. The new accessory is priced at $79.99. The Curve Riser is made out of metal and includes a fixed-height structure with a shelf for accessory storage. The stand can accomodate an ‌iMac‌, iMac Pro, or external display....

New 'Solo Loop' Style Bands Optimized for Apple Watch Series 4 and Later

Tuesday September 15, 2020 1:20 pm PDT by
Apple has new band styles for the Apple Watch out today, called the Solo Loop and Braided Solo Loop. In the details on each band's store page, Apple points out that these bands are aimed at the Apple Watch Series 4 and later watches. The reason for this is because these new bands come in eighteen different size options. Apple gives customers a printable tool to find their perfect fit for the ...

Apple Refreshes Online Store With New Apple Watch Bands and iPad Cases

Tuesday September 15, 2020 1:08 pm PDT by
Along with new Apple Watch and new iPad models announced today, Apple has released a collection of new bands and cases on Apple.com. To start, Apple is selling the new Solo Loop for $49.00 in Pink Citrus, Deep Navy, Cyprus Green, Ginger, (PRODUCT)RED, Black, and White. This band comes in eighteen total size options for an "ultracomfortable" fit, since it lacks any traditional buckle or...