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The new Mac mini has a three times faster processor, six times faster graphics, up to 2 TB of SSD and up to 16 GB of RAM. It is worth noting that 16 GB is not much compared to the previous model.
The new MacBook Air with M1 chip is expected to be 3.5 times faster than the previous model, and its graphics integrated with the processor is 5 times faster. According to Apple, the new MacBook Air is three times faster than 98 percent of all Windows laptops sold last year. It is also twice as fast as an SSD.
The first Apple chip that will be the heart of the new Mac is the M1 processor. It is a SOC chip made in 5 nanometers technology with an eight-core CPU.
In recent weeks the following titles have appeared in Apple Arcade - "South of the Circle", "All of You" and "Reigns Beyond".
Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music and SBA Music Publishing have filed a suit against Apple. The reason is to share applications in the Russian App Store giving users illegal access to music from their catalogs.
Two months ago, Epic Games sued Apple for removing Fortnite from the App Store. Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers, who is leading the case, recently announced that the next stage of the trial will probably not start until July 2021. However, she finally decided to postpone the trial until an earlier date.
The T2 chip is used in all Apple computers launched in the last two years. According to the Belgian company ironPeak, it has a security gap that exposes all devices equipped with it to hacking attacks.
Apple has released a practically final version of the macOS Big Sur system. It has been described as build 20B5022a. There was also the last test version of the Xcode 12.2 development environment (build 12B5044c). Please note that these are the so-called Release Candidate versions (previously called Golden Master), which will soon reach all users.
Last night Apple also released iOS 14.2 for the HomePod speaker and iOS/iPadOS 12.4.9 software for older devices. There was also a supplementary update for macOS 10.15.7.
A new tutorial showing how to set up a Live Photo as a wallpaper for your home screen and lock screen is available on Apple's support channel on YouTube.
In addition to iOS/iPadOS 14.2, Apple has released the official version of watchOS 7.1. The software is marked as build 18R589.