All Apple-Related News

Complete list of news headlines and links from Apple news sources from around the world.

Nov 25
Facebook pushed a rare service notification to users on Tuesday, reminding millions of the social network's members of updates to its terms, data and cookies policies, advertising systems, and new privacy controls. (more...)
Nov 25
Moleskine has announced the release of an iPhone 6 case, featuring style attributes of its simple notebook. The black case fea (more...)
Nov 25
Apple's market capitalization has surpassed $700 billion in early Tuesday stock trading, setting an all-time record f (more...)
Nov 25
The popular podcast app Stitcher Radio has been accused of stealing content from Podcast One, which claims to have the exclusive rights to some of the content streamed by the app. Podcast One has cited a long list of shows it says Stitcher has no right t (more...)
Nov 25
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission this week reached an agreement with T-Mobile to ensure that customers receive proper information about the speed of their wireless internet connection, even if the user has a capped data plan. The carrier has 60 (more...)
Nov 25
Apple stock ($AAPL) crossed yet another momentous milestone for its financials, hitting $700 billion market capitalization as the stock ticked over $119.65. At a pre-split price, this tallies $837.13. The stock last peaked in late 2012, when it topped ou (more...)
Nov 25
U.S. wireless provider and iPhone carrier T-Mobile this week announced it has reached an agreement with the Federal Communications Commission, in which it will be more upfront and honest with customers about its bandwidth speed. (more...)
Nov 25
Susquehanna Financial Group analyst Chris Caso raised his 12 month target price for Apple's stock from US$120 up to $135 on Tuesday in response to continued high demand for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. According to his research, demand for the iPho (more...)
Nov 25
Apple has premiered a pair of new iPhone 6 ads (below), continuing a series starring the voices of Jimmy Fallon and Ju (more...)
Nov 25
Apple released two new iPhone 6 commercials Monday evening featuring Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake. The ads highlight Continuity's ability to send and place phone calls through the iPhone via an iPad or Mac, and collaborative gaming, too. (more...)
Nov 25
Apple's stock continues its strong recent performance, hitting another milestone today with a market capitalization of $700 billion and once again setting a new standard as the highest market cap in history before pulling back slightly. The mark comes (more...)
Nov 25
If you open the Mac App Store right now and do a search for “twitter,” you’ll find results just like the ones in the image above. You may recognize the official Twitter app along with some of the most popular and prolific third-party clients. Right (more...)
Nov 25
The latest stats from Swirl Networks, the company behind a number of beacon deployments at high-profile retailers, shows that shoppers in the US are embracing Bluetooth beacons and along with it Apple’s iBeacon framework for app developers sending loca (more...)
Nov 25
Update: Apple crosses $700B market cap, details below. Apple’s stock today closed at a record high of $118.62 per share (post 7-1 split) with a market cap of nearly $700 billion at $695.7 billion. Earlier this month, Apple reached its highest mar (more...)
Nov 25
Shares of Apple reached another major financial milestone on Tuesday, crossing the $700 billion market capitalization threshold just after trading began on Wall Street. (more...)
Nov 25
Until recently, the average person could not get their hands on pitch correction software. The software had a tendency to co (more...)
Nov 25
Earlier today we chose a winner for our giveaway for an Arcsoft Simplicam-Arcsoft is a sponsor of The Mac Observer, so please check them out. TMO member Chantallation was randomly selected from the comments in the announcement, having squeaked in just und (more...)
Nov 25
As a follow-up to a story we reported on last week, Universal Studios has officially bought the rights to the Steve Job (more...)
Nov 25
Itching to “trade up” from your iPhone to a shiny new BlackBerry Passport? Thanks to BlackBerry’s latest promotion, you’ll be able to do just that. The program will let Passport buyers get up to $550 in credit towards the new devic (more...)
Nov 25
Apple has issued a statement criticizing a study conducted by the University of Utah for the American Automobile Association in (more...)
Nov 25
A new photo of the construction site of Apple Campus 2 has been posted to the City of Cupertino's (more...)
Nov 24
Following Sony's surprise exit from Academy Award-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin's film about Apple cofounder Steve Jobs, Universal Studios has reportedly picked up the project with actor Michael Fassbender tapped to take on the lead role. (more...)
Nov 24
Vintage gamers and arcade cabinet enthusiasts are likely to remember Arkanoid, which was a riff on a game called Breakout. The ai (more...)
Nov 24
Though Black Friday remains 3 days away, multiple Apple Authorized Resellers on Monday began releasing aggressive door busters on current, 2014 MacBooks and iMacs, all of which can be paired with exclusive deals for AI readers offering free accessories, d (more...)
Nov 24
From 9to5Toys.com: Starting this evening and running through Black Friday weekend, Parallels is running a special bundle of Mac apps for free when you upgrade to Parallels 10 for $49.99 or buy it new for $79.99. The bundled apps 1Password password manag (more...)
Nov 24
Apple on Monday released a pair of commercials starring iPhone 6 spokesmen Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake, one covering iOS and OS X Continuity features and another highlighting the handsets' gaming capabilities. (more...)
Nov 24
Apple premiered two new TV ads for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus tonight featuring the duo of Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake. The first of the two, “Reservations,” shows off iOS 8’s new Continuity features that allow users to place phone (more...)
Nov 24
Time magazine released its Top 10 lists for 2014, including Gadgets, Video Games, and Toys. Apple claimed a full 30 percent of the Top 10 Gadgets, and one of those gadgets-Apple Watch-isn't even shipping yet. (more...)
Nov 24
US carrier T-Mobile and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced an agreement today that changes the way T-Mobi (more...)
Nov 24
Apple today launched two new ads featuring the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, which are once again voiced by Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake and highlight features like the iPhone 6's gaming capabilities and its ability to relay phone calls to Macs and iP (more...)
Nov 24
Time magazine released its Top 10 lists for 2014, including Gadgets, Video Games, and Toys. Apple claimed a full 30 percent of the Top 10 Gadgets, and one of those gadgets-Apple Watch-isn't even shipping yet. (more...)
Nov 24
Megabank Chase has aired a new TV commercial featuring the band Bleachers using a Chase Freedom credit account to purch (more...)
Nov 24
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the brand new 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Toshiba Canv (more...)
Nov 24
Square wants to support Apple Pay, a move that would allow even small businesses to accept Apple's new payment solution. Calling using Apple Pay "a great experience," Square founder Jack Dorsey said his company is focused on allowing merchants to acce (more...)
Nov 24
Considering an iPad as a Christmas gift? Kelly is on the case, and found the best (confirmed) deals on new iPads, as well as when you need to show up to get in on the insanity action. (more...)
Nov 24
A growing number of iPhone 6 owners are complaining that their recently-purchased handsets are exhibiting slight surface scratching not seen with previous models, with some alleging flaws in material and design. (more...)
Nov 24
This will be a short deal post: we have a Apple MFi-certified 10-foot Lightning cable. It's $18.99. It retails for $40, which is still inexpensive for a Lightning cable that long. Get it while you can. (more...)
Nov 24
The introduction of new features in iCloud is being hampered by "deep organizational issues" at Apple, claims the som (more...)
Nov 24
Shares of Apple stock reached a new all-time high on Monday, rising to $118.63 at the closing bell with a record market capacity of nearly $700 billion. (more...)
Nov 24
Over the past several years, Apple has expressed an interest in both virtual reality and augmented reality, and has applied for a number of patents related to both technologies. The company has explored a (more...)
Nov 24
The Information has published a report that claims “deep organizational issues” within Apple are holding up iCloud development and complicating products. The cloud-based service, which helps keep data in sync between iPhones, iPads, iPods and (more...)
Nov 24
Apple’s stock today closed at a record high of $118.62 per share (post 7-1 split) with a market cap of nearly $700 billion at $695.7 billion. Earlier this month, Apple reached its highest market capitalization in history reaching two-thirds of $1 (more...)
Nov 24
The introduction of new features in iCloud is being hampered by "deep organizational issues" at Apple, claims The Inf (more...)
Nov 24
Ecamm has announced the release of its Call Recorder for FaceTime, available for download on the company's own site. Allowing us (more...)
Nov 24
UI concept for VR iPhone case Pinć from Cordon Labs Apple is hinting at its interest in developing apps for virtual reality and augmented reality experiences and hiring engineers to assist. The evidence comes from a new job listing that Apple posted ov (more...)
Nov 24
FXHome has released Hitfilm 3 Pro, a new edition of its combination editing/effects suite for OS X and Windows. The software (more...)
Nov 24
For Thanksgiving X-Mirage is giving away 5 Apps for FREE. The bundle includes X-Mirage, iTunes Converter, W3 Capture, ClipBuddy and Audiobook Converter. All you need to do is click here, enter an e-mail address to claim your bundle. (more...)
Nov 24
BBEdit, by Bare Bones Software, is an excellent text editor.Anyone who uses it knows that pure text files do not normally have syntax coloring. But for those users who want to use BBEdit to edit HTML files, here's how to trick a .txt file into display (more...)
Nov 24
Discovery Channel's Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage walked through some of the advances made by manufacturer Corning in the latest version of its popular Gorilla Glass line used in Apple's iPhone. (more...)
Nov 24
Apple's work-in-progress iCloud Photo Library still hasn't fully realized the original concept, code-named "Hyperion," that was pushed years ago by late company co-founder Steve Jobs, according to a new report. (more...)
Nov 24
Apple today has shared an updated official aerial shot of construction progress on its Campus 2 facility set to be complete by the end of 2016. The new shot, posted to the City of Cupertino’s website, provides a different angle and wider view of the su (more...)
Nov 24
Analysts estimates for Apple Watch sales are across the board, and John Martellaro thinks they're all off base. John and Bryan Chaffin join Jeff Gamet to talk about analyst numbers, what value they hold, whether or not the general public and investors (more...)
Nov 24
Versions of WordPress 3.0 up to 3.9.2 were discovered to contain a security vulnerability through the comment features on (more...)
Nov 24
Shipments of Apple's iPhone are expected to surge to 71.5 million units in Q4 2014 before the company decreases shipments to an estimated 49.4 million units in Q1 2015, according to a new report from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. The analyst estima (more...)
Nov 24
Development on new features for iCloud is being held up by "deep organizational issues," according to a new report from (more...)
Nov 24
Filed under: Apps Tagged: App Store, Betaworks, homescreen, Homescreen.is, Homescreen2014, iTunes, screenshot, sharing, Twitter (more...)
Nov 24
Another financial institution, Commerce Bank, has gained support for Apple Pay mobile payments. The bank operates chiefly i (more...)
Nov 24
The Federal Communications Commission is moving forward with its plans to strictly regulate Internet traffic so that Net Neutrality isn't lost, but the agency isn't moving quickly to make that happen. Chairman Tom Wheeler said the FCC is moving sl (more...)
Nov 24
Apple has been rolling out support for its new Apple Pay payments service to more and more banks in recent weeks. The latest addition was America First Credit Union making an announcement late last week, but Apple has since updated its support document ov (more...)
Nov 24
T-Mobile has expanded the range of its Music Freedom scheme to include more streaming services. The program, which (more...)
Nov 24
Welcome to the second installment of Monday Deals, which we will be running throughout the holiday shopping period. Whi (more...)
Nov 24
Shoppers that purchase some of Apple's most popular products on Friday will also receive a Product (RED) gift card that can be used on the U.S. iTunes Store, Mac App Store, App Store, or iBooks Store. (more...)
Nov 24
Apple announced last night its campaign to support World AIDS Day 2014 with a series of App Store promotions and plans to donate a portion of Apple Store sales on Black Friday and Cyber Monday to the Global Fund to support the fight against AIDS. Specific (more...)
Nov 24
As smartwatches based on Android Wear and other operating systems continue to proliferate, users have been increasingly looking to download digital likenesses of high-end watch faces onto their favorite wearable tech devices. The luxury watchmakers behind (more...)
Nov 24
App Store downloads surged to a record 7.8 million per day for the top 200 free iOS apps in October, says mobile mar (more...)
Nov 24
Propelled by the launches of new iPhones and iPads, Apple's iOS App Store saw daily downloads surge in the month of October, reaching a record 7.8 million downloads per day. (more...)
Nov 24
Apple launched a World AIDS Day campaign on Monday as part of the (RED) project that includes apps with exclusive content. The iPhone and iPad maker will also donate a portion of its Black Friday (November 28) and Cyber Monday (December 1) global sales to (more...)
Nov 24
A number of major watch brands have been sending cease-and-desist notices to websites and individuals claimed to be offering sm (more...)
Nov 24
Interest in Apple's iPhone and iOS platform remains high with continued strong hardware sales driven by the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus launch pushing App Store downloads to record-setting levels in October, (more...)
Nov 24
I'd like to thank Digiarty for sponsoring TMO this week with a great giveaway of MacX DVD Ripper Pro. This normally sells for US$59.95 but this week you can get it for free via our special link. They are limiting this to 10,000 copies, so act quickly (more...)
Nov 24
Anyone thinking that their Apple Watch might provide a virtual copy of a well-known watch face is likely to be disappointed, reports TorrentFreak: big-name watchmakers are issuing cease-and-desist notices to those creating smartwatch versions of their (more...)
Nov 24
With Samsung's profits plummeting last quarter and sales of its flagship Galaxy S5 coming well short of expectations, the South Korean electronics giant is said to be considering changes in its executive team, particularly among the mobile division that c (more...)
Nov 24
Major U.S. bank Chase on Monday unveiled a new television advertisement prominently featuring Apple Pay, the latest of Apple's partners to leverage the mobile payment system in a bid to attract consumers. (more...)
Nov 24
To mark the upcoming World AIDS Day on December 1st, Apple has launched a trio of initiatives. On (more...)
Nov 24
According to the latest data from Fiksu, the launch of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus alongside iOS 8 accounted for a massive increase and an all-time high for app downloads. Specifically, the report points to a 42 percent increase from the previous month among (more...)
Nov 24
Ad Age reports that Chase is running its first TV ad for Apple Pay, focusing on use in small businesses, and featuring Fun lead guitarist Jack Antonoff’s side indie band Bleachers. The ad, out of creative agency Saatchi & Saatchi, features memb (more...)
Nov 24
Following this past weekend's promotion that saw Chase customers being offered (more...)
Nov 24
  Apple has responded to a University of Utah study which criticized the safety of using Siri while driving, stating that it didn’t test the company’s in-car versions, Siri Eyes Free and CarPlay. Of the six speech-recognition systems test (more...)
Nov 24
Last week I met up with the people behind Pinć (Pinch), an under development VR headset that utilizes Minority Report-style user interfaces opposed to the mostly gaming experiences we’ve seen thus far from the competition. There are also a few other bi (more...)
Nov 23
If you are planning on purchasing a new iPhone at Virgin Mobile this holiday shopping season, you are all but out of luck. While it somehow still sells the over three-year-old iPhone 4s, the prepaid carrier has not added the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus to (more...)
Nov 23
Apple has just announced a significant campaign to support World AIDS Day 2014 as part of its long-running (RED) program. The company will donate to the Global Fund to fight AIDS based on proceeds from its new Apps for (RED) section on the App Store, as (more...)
Nov 23
Apple on Sunday announced its 2014 World AIDS Day campaign that will see the company donate a portion of its holiday retail sales, as well as proceeds from a special section of the App Store called "Apps for (RED)," to the (RED) foundation's Globa (more...)
Nov 23
On the back of strong seasonal demand, Apple is forecast to ship over 71.5 million iPhones in quarter four, but will see a drop in demand to below 50 million units during the first quarter of 2015, one analyst says. (more...)
Nov 23
The dual-core A8 chip powering Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus appears to be capable of handling 4K video playback, despite the fact that the two iPhones have native resolutions of 1334 x 750 and 1920 x 1080 pixels, respectively. (more...)
Nov 23
KGI Research’s Ming-Chi Kuo, one of the few analyst/firms with a respectable record on Apple forecasts, updated its iPhone sales expectation numbers this weekend for the holiday quarter and Q1 of 2015. Strong iPhone shipments in 4Q14. We forecast o (more...)
Nov 23
Every Sunday, Electronista and MacNN offer up a one-stop article for some of the happenings in the video game industry ov (more...)
Nov 23
The developers of Handbrake just announced the 0.10 update to their extremely popular and useful Open Source video transcoding product. Originally focused on ripping DVDs, the product now can be used for transcribing many different types of files/codecs (more...)
Nov 23
A range of apps have been updated today with limited-time promotions, in aid of the (RED) charity. Apple has participated in the event with an update to GarageBand, offering a limited-edition In-App Purchase that makes over 300 new drum, guitar, synth (more...)
Nov 23
Another acquisition by Yahoo was announced late last week, building on a long string of pick-ups under the leadership of C (more...)
Nov 23
Apple on Sunday released an update to its GarageBand music authoring app that activates an option to purchase the (GarageBand)RED Loop Pack, an exclusive collections of hundreds of new instrument loops, with all proceeds going to charity. (more...)
Nov 23
Last week, Xiaomi CEO Jun Lei said that he expects the smartphone manufacturer to take the number one sales spot in the next (more...)
Nov 23
After decades of existing only as expensive professional tools, thermal imagery hardware has finally trickled down to the consumer market, bringing with it the ability to "see" and measure infrared radiation. FLIR was the first to bring an iPhone- (more...)
Nov 22
After a rocky start, Apple's built-in Health app now integrates with numerous activity tracking services and hardware to bring all your fitness data into one place. Here's a primer on how to best take advantage of the new wellness platform. (more...)
Nov 22
Sometimes you may need to print something from your iOS device. In this how-to article I will discuss how to wirelessly print from your iOS device. First of all you need an AirPrint compatible printer. Apple does not make printers. Brother, Canon, Dell, E (more...)
Nov 22
Shooting iPhone pix? iPhoneography 101 is a new column from Vern Seward offering up some of the lessons he's learned taking photos with his iPhone. In this installment, he shows us some of the essential iPhone camera apps and why you should use them. (more...)
Nov 22
As part of its ongoing effort to deliver substantial deals ahead of the Black Friday frenzy, AppleInsider has teamed with one of Apple's Authorized Resellers to give away a free Apple Magic Trackpad with every MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, Mac Pro, and non-Re (more...)
Nov 22
The European Parliament is looking to break Google apart into multiple sections, according to a draft motion discove (more...)
Nov 22
Five banks are suing retailer Target over the infamous "Black Friday" data breach in a federal lawsuit. In a hearing yesterday (more...)
Nov 22
Exclusive 3% discount coupons from MacMall that offer AppleInsider readers additional discounts -- and the lowest prices anywhere -- on Apple's MacBook Air and MacBook Pros will expire for the year in less than 18 hours. (more...)
Nov 22
US Federal Communications Commission head Tom Wheeler said that there is a specific reason why the regulatory group is taking (more...)
Nov 22
iPad Air 1 & 2 owners looking for a quick and easy way to turn their tablet into a MacBook-style, lap-friendly portable computer need look no further than the new backlit BrydgeAir keyboard -- a well-built, well-designed productivity accessory. (more...)
Nov 22
For those who would welcome robot overlords, Carrot, by Grailr, promises to keep you on task! We've all been there; those day (more...)
Nov 21
In addition to today's announcement by Square that it will bring support for Apple Pay to its app and sys (more...)
Nov 21
[Updated with additional background information, details on "escape clause"] Federal court Judge Denise Cote has approved Apple' (more...)
Nov 21
When Apple debuted the A8 processor that would be used in its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, it appears the company decided to omit one big detail: the chip, according to a new discovery by the developers behind the app WALTR. Using that app, they found tha (more...)
Nov 21
The Jawbone UP bracelet has been on the market for three years receiving improvements every year. The Jawbone UP 24 received a major update: Bluetooth LE. Initially to sync the data onto the phone, the user had to plug the band into the phone’s head (more...)
Nov 21
Former Apple designer Susan Kare, who created famously distinct icons for the original Macintosh operating system, is selling through her online shop reproductions of the pirate flag that flew over the Mac team's building in 1983. (more...)
Nov 21
When Apple debuted the A8 processor that would be used in its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, it appears the company decided to omit one big detail: the chip, according to a new discovery by the developers behind the app WALTR. Using that app, they found tha (more...)
Nov 21
Cloud-based video system, Spotcam, has announced the debut of its home surveillance system with remote (more...)
Nov 21
The dual-core A8 chip powering Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus appears to be capable of handling 4K video playback, despite the fact that the two iPhones have native resolutions of 1334 x 750 and 1920 x 1080 pixels, respectively. (more...)
Nov 21
Craig Hockenberry of the Iconfactory spent some time with WatchKit, the developer environment for working with Apple Watch elements. He wrote up his impressions on it, and some of the non-programming sections were just as interesting as the development pa (more...)
Nov 21
Judge Denise Cote gave final approval to a settlement between Apple and class-action plaintiffs over antitrust claims regarding iBooks. Under the terms of the settlement, Apple will pay the class $400 million in damages for price fixing in the ebook marke (more...)
Nov 21
Apple made Things for iPad from Culture Code free for a week starting now. Things is a task manager/todo organizer, and it's become quite popular since we gave it an Editors' Choice Award in 2009. Things for iPad 2.5 was recently released and brou (more...)
Nov 21
Apple updated the Web plugin blocking system in OS X on Thursday to prevent outdated versions of Adobe Flash Player from launching. The change means you'll need Adobe Flash Player 15.0.0.223 to view Flash content in Safari on OS X.The Mac Observer Spi (more...)
Nov 21
If you're giving or getting stuff for the holidays, you're going to need batteries. Enter today's deal, because you can get 100 AA and 52 AAA Duracell batteries for $59.99. That's enough batteries for every remote in the house-even the one (more...)
Nov 21
According to a report on Friday, Apple's latest iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models are able to play back 4K video thanks to the powerful A8 system-on-chip, suggesting a future Apple TV model equipped with the same silicon would offer support for ultra high (more...)
Nov 21
Microsoft on Friday released a short ad bashing lack of enhancing Siri when it released the latest iPhone 6 models, expectedly touting Windows Phone-based Cortana virtual assistant technology. (more...)
Nov 21
Apple is steadily rolling out more supports for banking and card issuer partners since first launching its new Apple Pay payments service last month. The other part of the equation is retailers and app developers supporting the service and this week saw t (more...)
Nov 21
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the brand new 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Seiki 40″ (more...)
Nov 21
If I told you about a touchscreen smartwatch with a crown-driven interface and a UI based on circles (despite the square display) that can allow you to view your contacts, calendars, and more, you’d probably have a pretty good idea what I was referr (more...)
Nov 21
Estimates for sales of a product that hasn't shipped yet are tricky business. It requires some serious work with the right kind of candidate customer surveys and some shrewd mathematical analysis. Then, uncertainties must be calculated and presented. (more...)
Nov 21
As we head into Thanksgiving and its accompanying Black Friday shopping holiday, retailers are beginning to offer significant discounts on products in an attempt to lure shoppers ahead of the Black Friday event. Walmart and Best Buy, for example, are offe (more...)
Nov 21
Following preliminary approval it received in August, Apple has been granted the final court approval it needed in its $450 million ebook settlement, according to a Reuters report. During a hearing in Manhattan, U.S. District Judge Denise Cote approved wh (more...)
Nov 21
OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG! It's here. It's finally here! Ironhide Studios released Kingdom Rush Origins. That sound you're hearing is my holiday week vanishing in a puff of extended iPad tapping. Seriously, the Kingdom Rush franchise are my favorite (more...)
Nov 21
Federal court Judge Denise Cote has approved Apple's $450 million e-book suit settlement offer with US states. The agreement, pr (more...)
Nov 21
U.S. District Court Judge Denise Cote on Friday accepted Apple's $450 million proposal to settle a class action lawsuit regarding e-book price fixing leveled by 33 states and territories. (more...)
Nov 21
Microsoft has released yet another Cortana advertisement that mocks Siri for lacking contextual reminders and real-time traffic reports. Microsoft pokes fun at the personal voice assistant by claiming that it “just got bigger,” a sarcastic ref (more...)
Nov 21
Evernote has released a major update for its OS X app, bringing support for Yosemite. Over-all performance speed has been (more...)
Nov 21
In addition to updating iCloud.com with support for eight new languages when using iWork for iCloud, Apple has also turned on the ability to upload photos to iCloud Photos from the web. Upload support for iCloud Photos on the web was previously rolled out (more...)
Nov 21
With Google and Rockstar Consortium reaching an agreement in their patent infringement fight, the big question is what does this mean for Apple? Kelly Guimont and Bryan Chaffin join Jeff Gamet to look at Apple's possible interest in the deal, plus the (more...)
Nov 21
Users are starting to chime on on Google and Apple's support forums about a sudden incompatibility with video hosting service (more...)
Nov 21
Magpul has released updated versions of its popular Field Case for the (more...)
Nov 21
Microsoft today launched a new video advertisement that compares its Cortana virtual assistant to Apple's own digital assistant, Siri, showcasing Cortana's contextual reminders and traffic alerts, two functions that Siri does not have. (more...)
Nov 21
After spending a few weeks in developer-only beta testing, the new iCloud.com photo uploading feature is now available on the Web to all Apple users with iCloud accounts. (more...)
Nov 21
This week in the MacNN forums, members share amusing tales of times that Siri has failed them, providing examples of how Siri (more...)
Nov 21
At BestBuy.com this week find low prices on brand new iPad Air configurations. The iPad Air with Wi-Fi and 64GB of storage has seen (more...)
Nov 21
At Apple's online store today find low prices on a selection of refurbished Mac models. The refurbished 11.6-inch MacBook Air with (more...)
Nov 21
It’s always refreshing to see iOS accessory makers doing something different and Pad & Quill leads the pack in this area. With handmade cases crafted from linen, leather, and wood, it’s hard to go wrong with this simplistically elegant spi (more...)
Nov 21
Earlier this week news leaked that Apple would begin offering automated purchasing of mobile ads by advertising agencies through its iAd program when one partner ad company accidentally published a press release early, and today Apple has officially (more...)
Nov 21
Squirrels has released AirParrot 2, a major upgrade to its AirPlay-based screen- and media-sharing software. The new version e (more...)
Nov 21
AirParrot, the app that lets you send your desktop display to an Apple TV-connected TV, is today releasing version 2 with Chromecast support and number of other new features. Sure, you can mirror your Mac’s display to an Apple TV using Apple’s built-i (more...)
Nov 21
Google's fight over patent infringement claims from Rockstar Consortium is coming to and end thanks to a deal the two struck earlier in November. The filing went public this week, but it doesn't offer up any details about what Google agreed to as (more...)
Nov 21
Though many viewed them as competitors, Square and Apple Pay will link up in 2015, as the point-of-sale service is working on a new cash register that will accept Apple's NFC-based payment system. (more...)
Nov 21
It's not unusual for everyone to be looking for the next popular iOS game. We've seen it with the many clones of Angry Bi (more...)
Nov 21
Credit card issuer and major bank Chase has been one of the highest profile Apple Pay partners since the service was (more...)
Nov 21
Apple and a series of partners officially announced on Friday that the iAd network is now accepting "programmatic" mobile advertisement purchases, in a change that brings Apple in-line with other ad services. (more...)
Nov 21
Black Friday is just one week away, and veteran shoppers are probably dreading the prospect of facing off against a de (more...)
Nov 21
Aereo has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, following the high-profile shutdown of the service via a ru (more...)
Nov 21
Today we're going to discuss how to use "Send Last Location" within iOS 8, which'll allow your iPhone or iPad to automatically transmit its location right before its battery dies. This could potentially help you to recover a lost or stolen device (more...)
Nov 21
Apple updated the Web plugin blocking system in OS X on Thursday to prevent Adobe's Flash Player 15.0.0.223 and earlier, along with Flash Player 13.0.0.252 and earlier, from launching. Apple blocked the plugin from running because of security vulnerab (more...)
Nov 21
It's not hard to set up some personal and work calendars on your Mac and iPhone. But there's a whole lot more you can do with calendar subscriptions. John Martellaro shows you how to get your calendar in the holiday mood. (more...)
Nov 21
While constrained supplies of the iPhone 6 Plus initially meant the 4.7-inch model was outselling its larger 5.5-inch brother by a ratio of 6-to-1, three different sources are now all reporting that the current ratio has settled down to 3-to-1. Above Aval (more...)
Nov 21
The iCloud edition of iWork has received a number of updates, primarily the addition of new languages. Pages is now (more...)
Nov 21
In the wake of the collapse of sapphire maker GT Advanced Technologies, longtime members of Apple's supply chain have characterized the iPhone maker as a tough but fair partner who offers component makers a chance at success, provided they take proper pre (more...)
Nov 21
Apple has updated its iWork for iCloud web-based productivity suite with eight new languages, the ability to rename documents in the editor and a few minor additional enhancements. Pages gets all eight new languages: Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, French (more...)
Nov 21
At this point, there's a good chance that most iPhone users are using their devices to quickly jot down notes and reminders on (more...)
Nov 21
Apple's Web-based iWork suite was updated Friday with new languages for Pages, Numbers and Keynote, expanding international support for the beta iCloud productivity apps. (more...)
Nov 21
I’m a big fan of home automation gadgets – right down to my kettle – but even I would have thought a smart frying pan was a bit of a stretch. Seems not: a Kickstarter campaign for the $199 Pantelligent pan is almost fully-funded. Frying pans ha (more...)
Nov 21
Sure, there are shopping apps out there that will read the barcode of a product and let you know whether you could buy it more cheaply online, but someone has now tackled a far more more important issue: will you actually enjoy that bottle of beer or w (more...)
Nov 21
Two leading investment and analysis firms have joined with others in raising AAPL target prices recently, i (more...)
Nov 21
Are you a budding wordsmith? Then Thesaurus Rex is your new best friend! Thesauruses used to be big, clunky boo (more...)
Nov 21
Just weeks after Xiaomi overtook Huawei and LG to become the world’s third-largest smartphone maker, The Guardian reports that the Chinese handset maker’s chief executive and founder Lei Jun is out with a bold prediction that his company cou (more...)
Nov 21
Apple is trying a different tack in the struggle to keep Macs secure by encouraging users to either disable the Flash browser plu (more...)
Nov 20
Here’s an interesting tidbit that comes from a Fortune interview with Moleskine CEO Arrigo Berni: apparently the company’s physical retail stores do a lot better when they’re in close proximity to an Apple Store. “Interestingly, we fi (more...)
Nov 20
The US online Apple Store has recently revised the wait time for an online-ordered iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Pl (more...)
Nov 20
The way the popularity of content is measured may be seeing some changes in the coming weeks, both for audio and video. B (more...)
Nov 20
Apple has issued a new update for Adobe’s Flash Player browser plugin. The update fixes “a recently-identified Adobe Flash Player web plug-in vulnerability,” according to Apple’s website. Users will be automatically prompted to in (more...)
Nov 20
Just days after issuing the OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 update that has reportedly fixed a raft of Wi-Fi (more...)
Nov 20
Replacement iOS keyboard SwiftKey has updated the languages available, but didn't have to go through the App Store to do so. Kelly explains how SwiftKey can update without releasing an update. (more...)
Nov 20
Apple is working behind the scenes to secure better pricing for Beats Music customers before including it as a service in iOS in 2015. Citing unnamed sources "briefed on the plans," The Financial Times reported that Apple is looking for a retail price of (more...)
Nov 20
Apple is slowly catching up with demand for its popular iPhone 6 two months after the handset launched, with the company's online storefront now showing shipping times pegged at 7 to 10 days for most models, including the 16GB iPhone 6 Plus. (more...)
Nov 20
A court filing this week suggests Google has agreed to settle a patent dispute leveled by the Rockstar consortium, of which Apple is a major investor, suggesting the end is in sight for this particular lawsuit. (more...)
Nov 20
Apple is currently promoting the 2014 winners of the National Book Award in the iBooks Store. The company is offering the four winners of this year's award for US$9.99 and $10.00. Past winners are also included in the promotion, and they start at $4.9 (more...)
Nov 20
Apple has improved shipping times on several iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models ahead of the holidays, especially in the 16 GB range. The 4.7-inch iPhone 6 previously required 7 to 10 days to ship after being ordered, but that number has now dropped to just 5 to (more...)
Nov 20
Dropbox is sending out an email to let users know that crashes related to Yosemite have been resolved in the latest OS X 10.10.1 release that landed earlier this week. “We’re reaching out to let you know about an issue in Apple’s new OS X Yosemite t (more...)
Nov 20
Google's legal battle with the Rockstar Consortium over claims that the search company infringes upon seven patents with (more...)
Nov 20
It's not hard to set up some personal and work calendars on your Mac and iPhone. But there's a whole lot more you can do with calendar subscriptions. John Martellaro shows you how to get your calendar in the holiday mood. (more...)
Nov 20
Photo gallery and sharing app, Carousel, has received an update, now allowing support for iPad users. The Dropbox-made app provid (more...)
Nov 20
Apple has changed the wording for free and freemium apps-where once the download button said "Free," it is now labeled "Get," as shown in the screenshot below. Apple didn't announce the change, but it seems likely the change is part of Apple's eff (more...)
Nov 20
As the Thanksgiving holiday approaches, shipping estimates for the iPhone 6 Plus have improved slightly, with the 16GB iPhone 6 Plus in all colors and from all carriers now carrying a shipping estimate of 7 to 10 days in the United States. Shipping estima (more...)
Nov 20
Following Apple's release of OS X 10.10.1 Yosemite on Monday, Dropbox is sending emails to users confirming that the latest Mac maintenance update solves a rare crashing problem seen with apps integrated with Finder. (more...)
Nov 20
Three days after releasing the OS X 10.10.1 Yosemite maintenance update, Apple on Thursday seeded the first beta for its next OS X 10.10.2 update to developers. (more...)
Nov 20
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the brand new 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Things task (more...)
Nov 20
iFixit gave Apple’s iPhone 6 a repairability score of 7, the highest ever for Apple’s flagship and most popular device in their September teardown.  That bodes well for folks who want to take their iPhone repairs into their own hands, thoug (more...)
Nov 20
Google, according to a report out of Reuters, has agreed to settle all of its patent litigation with the Rockstar consortium, which consists of a variety of tech companies including Apple, Sony, BlackBerry and Microsoft. The Rockstar consortium paid $4.5 (more...)
Nov 20
Just in time for the holiday shopping season, the Disney Store has updated its iPhone app adding Apple Pay as a checkout option for paying for your purchases. That means iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users can skip the process of having to manually enter deb (more...)
Nov 20
Apple has pushed the first beta build of OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 out to AppleSeed users and developers. The update has a build number of 14C68k and weighs in at 422 MB. Last week the company released version 10.10.1 to the general public. Apple hasn’t (more...)
Nov 20
Scanner. Remember when they were a thing? If you were a real computer geek, you needed one. And the more space it took on your desk, the more impressive it was. Then digital camera became a thing, and the number one activity we used scanners for-scanning (more...)
Nov 20
Uber is forming a privacy team by bringing onboard a number of experts, as it attempts to secure its customer's dat (more...)
Nov 20
Billboard's influential music chart is about to step into the 21st century as the company announced it will soon include metrics from on-demand Internet streaming services like Apple's Beats Music to its Billboard 200 album rankings. (more...)
Nov 20
Apple today seeded the first beta of OS X 10.10.2 Yosemite to developers, just three days after releasing (more...)
Nov 20
Evernote this afternoon has released a major update to its OS X desktop app, making both major design enhancements for Yosemite and under-the-hood performance improvements. The update, which the company says is a total rewrite of the app, adds an entirely (more...)
Nov 20
Where other companies are shifting drawing focuses to tablets or digital capture methods, Moleskine is trying to keep t (more...)
Nov 20
Last week, Twitter announced a list of improvements coming to the service including enhancements to Direct Messages and video capabilities slated for next year, and today the social network started rolling out its new features as promised. With the (more...)
Nov 20
It's iTunes smack down day on Daily Observations, but not for everyone. Dave Hamilton, Kelly Guimont and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to talk about what they don't - or do - like about iTunes 12, what they'd like to see change in Apple' (more...)
Nov 20
Morgan Stanley joins a number of other investment firms that have raised their price targets on shares of Apple stock this week, reflecting significant gains posted by the company heading into the holiday shopping season and in anticipation of next year's (more...)
Nov 20
Google has launched a new service called Contributor, allowing people to pay to remove ads from participating websites (more...)
Nov 20
While more commonly known for its full-scale action-puzzler series Trine, Frozenbyte recently made its first foray into the mobil (more...)
Nov 20
Corning has introduced the fourth generation of its hard-wearing glass, used by a large proportion of smartphone and mobi (more...)
Nov 20
First launched on iPhone earlier this year, Dropbox announced today that it’s launching its Carousel photo and video gallery app for iPad users. The company is also bringing the experience to the web at carousel.dropbox.com. Part of making the best home (more...)
Nov 20
Another bank, America First Credit Union, has announced support for Apple Pay. Beginning today, customers will be (more...)
Nov 20
Offering shoppers the opportunity to "beat the Black Friday rush," Best Buy on Thursday began offering limited-time deals on Apple's iPad Air and iPod touch, as well as Beats by Dr. Dre headphones, and a significant discount on an iHome AirPlay-co (more...)
Nov 20
Adding to the growing list of banks and card issuers adding support for Apple Pay in recent weeks, America First Credit Union today announced it’s rolling out Apple Pay support for its Visa card. “Security and privacy is our upmost priority when it co (more...)
Nov 20
Foxconn's display unit, Innolux, will be spending about NT$80 billion ($2.6 billion US) during the next two years on a new (more...)
Nov 20
The Basis Peak, a fitness tracker launched in September, will soon gain some extra smartwatch-style functional (more...)
Nov 20
Users of Intuit’s Mint Personal Finance app for iPhone will be seeing a workflow speed boost with the latest version. Finance data like recent transactions and used accounts, fee and high spending alerts, and budget information is now available for (more...)
Nov 20
iTunes is the only option Apple gives us for loading media onto our iPhone, iPad or iPod touch from our Macs, and it limits the audio and video file formats we can upload. That's a thing of the past thanks to WALTR from Softorino. This awesome Mac app (more...)
Nov 20
The launch of iOS 8 introduced new developer tools dubbed "Metal," allowing for more advanced graphics on both the iPhone and iPad. Here are the best games out now showcasing the power of Metal. (more...)
Nov 20
Apple has moved into a new office in Lund, Sweden, property firm Vasakronan has confirmed. News agency Rapidus describes Appl (more...)
Nov 20
Apple's iPhone 6 continues to outsell the iPhone 6 Plus around the world, but the larger-sized phone is proving to be a significant hit in some markets, reports AppLovin in its latest (more...)
Nov 20
Foxconn’s Taiwanese display subsidiary Innolux is investing $2.6B over the next two years in a new factory whose production will be exclusive to a single client, which Bloomberg reports to be Apple. Equipment installation will commence next month w (more...)
Nov 20
Billboard is about to add data from music streaming services to its weekly Billboard 200 charts for the first time as services like Spotify and Apple’s Beats Music become increasingly popular. The New York Times reports that Billboard and Nielsen SoundS (more...)
Nov 20
The Nest smoke detector may look decidedly old-fashioned if one Apple patent ever makes it into production. Apple has patented the idea of embedding smoke detectors into “electronic devices” and using those devices to provide a comprehensive r (more...)
Nov 20
Brother has announced its new P-touch label maker this week, featuring a full-color LCD display. Designed for high-volume busine (more...)
Nov 20
Apple offered up more details on what led to the downfall of GT Advanced Technologies in a letter to the failed company's creditors. That letter said GTAT failed to manage its employees and sapphire glass production process, and that the company simpl (more...)
Nov 20
Apple has added 10 new companies to the list providing it with data for iOS and OS X Maps, reports say. The parties are mentio (more...)
Nov 20
Apple supplier Corning on Thursday took the wraps off of its next-generation Gorilla Glass 4, which the company says is up to two times harder than competing glasses used in existing smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices. (more...)
Nov 20
Cultured Code's popular task management app, (more...)
Nov 20
Foxconn Technology Group has plans to spend NT$80 Billion, or $2.6 billion, over the course of the next two years on a new factory in Taiwan to produce displays exclusively for Apple, according to (more...)
Nov 20
The GTAT mess may have forced Apple to abandon its presumed plans to replace iPhone Gorilla Glass screens with sapphire, but next year’s iPhone displays could still prove up to twice as shatter-resistant, says glass-maker Corning. Corning said that (more...)
Nov 20
Following news of a few new office openings outside of Cupertino lately, Apple has reportedly moved into office space in Lund, Sweden recently as well. The report comes from news agency Rapidus, which confirmed with the building’s owner that Apple is i (more...)
Nov 20
Piper Jaffray has been tracking availability of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus at Apple Stores and continues to see demand outstripping supply, leading the investment firm to raise its price target on AAPL stock on Thursday. (more...)
Nov 20
Cisco is likely preparing to pay a $188 million pre-tax charge to settle a lawsuit brought against it by Rockstar, the (more...)
Nov 20
Tim Cook isn’t the only CEO to favor an iPad over a computer to run a company: Starwood Hotels CEO Frits van Paasschen told the WSJ that he dumped his PC and now does all his work on an iPhone and iPad – with the assistance of a Bluetooth ke (more...)
Nov 20
Foxconn's Innolux will build a new $2.6 billion sixth-generation plant in Southern Taiwan to supply displays exclusively to Apple, after the iPhone maker made an "urgent" request, it was announced on Thursday. (more...)
Nov 20
With a huge number of iPhone owners yet to upgrade to screen sizes larger than 4 inches, Evercore Partners expects major revenue growth for Apple in fiscal 2015 and beyond, and has increased its price target on the company's shares to $135. (more...)
Nov 20
Starbucks is expanding its wireless charging efforts, by adding more Duracell Powermat charges to 200 locations in (more...)
Nov 20
Morgan Stanley is predicting in an investor note that around 10% of those who own an iPhone 5 or later will buy an Apple Watch, generating first year sales of around 30M – right at the top end of the 10-30M range suggested by other analysts. While pred (more...)
Nov 20
As even casual students of the sciences have learned by now, it's apparent that there's a lot of differences betwee (more...)
Nov 20
An updated version of the Sony Alpha 7 has been launched in Japan. The A7 II is a 24.3-megapixel full-frame mirrorless c (more...)
Nov 20
The Sony-backed Steve Jobs biographical movie, based in part on Walter Issacson's biography of the Apple co-founder, has (more...)
Nov 20
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has joined Primary Data, a dat (more...)
Nov 19
A new report claims that the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic, led by veteran screenwriter Aaron Sorkin, is set to change hands. According to Hollywood magazine Deadline, the film will be moving from Sony Pictures to Universal Pictures by tomorrow at the lates (more...)
Nov 19
The number two person in the U.S. DOJ's number two person recently warned Apple the company's encryption scheme in iOS 8 will eventually result in the death of a child. Bryan Chaffin argues that when anyoen tells us we must give up privacy for the (more...)
Nov 19
Mozilla made a major announcement today, letting the world know that its 10-year default search relationship with Google is (more...)
Nov 19
More details on the collapse of the GT Advanced Technologies deal with Apple were made available today, as (more...)
Nov 19
Logitech has announced the introduction of a new protective case in its suite of tablet products, the Logitech AnyAngle for i (more...)
Nov 19
In a surprising turn of events, Sony is reportedly no longer attached to the upcoming Steve Jobs movie penned by Oscar winner Aaron Sorkin and based on Walter Isaacson's biography of the tech guru. (more...)
Nov 19
After Apple's Maps app launched to negative reviews in 2012, the company has actively taken steps to enhance the fledgling navigation service, the latest effort being the addition of listings data from at least ten new companies. (more...)
Nov 19
Despite Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs movie being in the casting process and moving towards full fledged production, Sony Pictures has (more...)
Nov 19
When Chromebooks hit the market back in 2011, the consumers didn't know what to do with them. The low-cost laptops powered (more...)
Nov 19
Other creditors left holding the bag after the surprise bankruptcy of GT Advanced Technologies are crying foul over the (more...)
Nov 19
Microsoft just doesn't get how to deliver a compelling message, and that's so clear in its latest Surface Pro 3 ad. Jeff and Bryan take a look at Microsoft's lack of vision in its product designs and marketing messages, plus they have plenty t (more...)
Nov 19
During a closed-door meeting in October, Deputy Attorney General James Cole told Apple its recently implemented iMessage encryption technology will one day result in a dead child, according to a report published Wednesday. (more...)
Nov 19
Apple has continued its recent efforts to improve its mapping service by partnering with several new data providers, according to Apple Maps Marketing. The company has historically partnered with companies like TomTom, as well as its own in-house mapping (more...)
Nov 19
Motorola has revealed an accessory which could help prevent people from losing their keys or their phone. The Motorol (more...)
Nov 19
  The Wall Street Journal has revealed key details of the failed deal between Apple and sapphire supplier GT Advanced Technologies that show why the agreement collapsed and how GT managed to run itself into bankruptcy while trying to meet Apple’ (more...)
Nov 19
It's not unusual for games to try and break out of being confined to a single category. More and more, we find games that t (more...)
Nov 19
Following bankruptcy court filings that seek to postpone Apple's settlement agreement with GT Advanced, a report on Wednesday reveals inside details on why the ambitious sapphire production project went south. (more...)
Nov 19
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the brand new 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals:   16 GB (more...)
Nov 19
Creditors backing GT Advanced Technologies have successfully pushed back an approval date for the company's settlement with Apple, saying an investigation will determine whether the sapphire maker was given short shrift in the agreement. (more...)
Nov 19
It's widely known by now that Apple and GT Advanced's sapphire partnership (more...)
Nov 19
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the brand new 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Apple 13.3-i (more...)
Nov 19
If the word "beta" gets your attention, Kelly has a couple of suggestions for projects in public beta you might want to check out. All the usual beta disclaimers apply, but if you like to live dangerously, read on. (more...)
Nov 19
In the aftermath of GT Advanced filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, the sapphire maker reached a $439 million settlement with Apple in which the supplier will repay the iPhone maker up to $290,000 per furnace sold. GT Advanced creditors arenR (more...)
Nov 19
Apple and the government have long been engaged in a bitter war of words over encryption and security practices employed in Apple’s iOS devices, but a new Wall Street Journal report indicates that the Department of Justice is really starting to take (more...)
Nov 19
A hydrogen fuel cell has gone on sale in the United Kingdom via Apple Stores. The Upp from Intelligent Energy, a company previo (more...)
Nov 19
I am pleased as punch to announce a giveway for our readers today. Through our sponsor Arcsoft, you can register to win a Simplicam, the company's Wi-Fi-powered home security camera. All you have to do is post a comment in this article letting us know (more...)
Nov 19
I love managing my finances on my Mac, but I have never liked depending upon Intuit or its Quicken for Mac products. Intuit, as you probably know, has no love for Mac users. Bob "Dr. Mac" LeVitus has been looking for a personal finance solution for the Ma (more...)
Nov 19
Apple has today made a small change at the App Store, renaming the "Free" button for zero-cost downloads to "Get." Paid apps c (more...)
Nov 19
Motorola Mobility just announced the availability of the Keylink, a Bluetooth-powered fob that helps you find your misplaced keys or smartphone. Compatible with devices running iOS 7.1 or higher, this $25 accessory can ring up your iPhone from up to 100 (more...)
Nov 19
Walmart plans to get the jump on Black Friday this year with a sales event one week early featuring gift-card-based sales and discounts on a wide range of items, including Apple's new iPad Air 2 and iPhone 6. (more...)
Nov 19
Apple is planning to bundle Beats Music as a native iOS app early next year, sources tell the Financial Times. The sh (more...)
Nov 19
WALTR is a new Mac app from Softorino that's designed to make it easy to upload and convert any music or video file to an iPad or iPhone format for native playback. It supports a huge variety o (more...)
Nov 19
Google just bought RelativeWave, the company behind the mobile app prototyping software Form, and with the purchase it’s making the previously $80 Mac app available for free on the Mac App Store. The company made an announcement on its website noting th (more...)
Nov 19
The Economic Times of India reported on Wednesday that Bangalore-based company InfoSys, which provides outsourced tech support and other services for Apple, has fired the CFO of its business process outsourcing unit Abraham Mathews for failing to comply (more...)
Nov 19
With many "free" applications carrying hidden costs in the form of in-app purchases, Apple has stopped labeling free-to-download iOS apps as "Free" on the App Store, instead requiring users to tap a button that reads "Get" in order (more...)
Nov 19
According to a new report from the Financial Times, Apple is expected to bundle the Beats Music streaming service with an upcoming version of iOS sometime next year. Apple will bundle the subscription music service it acquired from Beats into its iOS ope (more...)
Nov 19
The Economic Times of India reported on Wednesday that Bangalore-based company InfoSys, which provides outsourced tech support and other services for Apple, has fired the CFO of its business process outsourcing unit Abraham Mathews for failing to comply (more...)
Nov 19
Thanks to unsavory comments from Uber executives, there's a new interest in knowing what personal information companies may be keeping. Kelly Guimont and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to talk about leaving our personal data in the hands of online co (more...)
Nov 19
A Bangalore, India-based company -- InfoSys -- is losing two key executives due to a scandal involving overbilling one of (more...)
Nov 19
Though it will remain a paid subscription service, Apple's Beats Music will reportedly come preinstalled on every iPhone after an update to iOS next spring, according to a new report. (more...)
Nov 19
As part of Apple's revamp of its recently acquired Beats Music streaming service, the company plans to bu (more...)
Nov 19
Apple has changed the wording for free games in its App Store, and the app purchase buttons that once read "Free" for apps with no cost now read "Get" instead. The change has been implemented on both the iOS App Store and the desktop App Store. (more...)
Nov 19
Apple has introduced a small but interesting tweak to the way it markets apps on the App Store. As you can see in the screenshot above, non-paid apps are now presented with the word ‘GET’ rather than ‘FREE’. While the reason for th (more...)
Nov 19
We all feel it, especially those of us working from home -- there is never enough time to get stuff done. Or, perhaps more accu (more...)
Nov 19
Epson today announced the PowerLite Home Cinema 5025UB, the newest addition to its high-performance line of 3LCD 2D/3D Full (more...)
Nov 19
GT Advanced Technologies is shutting down the Mesa, Arizona factory where it produced synthetic sapphire glass for Apple, but the iPhone and iPad maker has different plans. Apple told city officials it plans to repurpose the factory which will save some j (more...)
Nov 19
Adobe is making it easier for Aperture users to transition into Lightroom with its just released version 5.7 update. That's good news for Aperture users since Apple is killing off the product next year when it releases an OS X Yosemite version of Phot (more...)
Nov 19
Mophie today expanded its line of universal chargers with new (more...)
Nov 19
The Human Rights Campaign this week published its annual Corporate Equality Index rankings rating American workplaces on LGBT equality, and Apple once again earned a score of 100 percent, achieving a perfect ranking for the 13th straight year. (more...)
Nov 19
If you’re a retailer, you have two options when it comes to deploying Bluetooth beacons. You can deploy the hardware yourself and build an accompanying mobile app for the experience, or you can open the experience to existing apps that users already hav (more...)
Nov 19
The Economic Times of India reported on Wednesday that Bangalore-based company InfoSys, which provides outsourced tech support and other services for Apple, has fired the CFO of its business process outsourcing unit Abraham Mathews for failing to comply (more...)
Nov 19
A new third-party iPhone app, Sync Solver, has been released to sync data from Fitbit trackers with iOS 8's Health app. Fitbi (more...)
Nov 19
Apple CEO Tim Cook today announced via his Twitter account that Apple has received a 100% score on HRC’s Corporate Equality Index for the 13th year in a row. Apple once again makes the list put together by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, which rat (more...)
Nov 19
Wearable devices have become an important part of the technology industry this year, with almost every manufacturer produci (more...)
Nov 19
Apple is partnering with a company called Rubicon Project on bringing "programmatic" -- also known as automated -- options (more...)
Nov 19
Apple's continuously evolving iAds network is expected to soon begin offering automated, "programmatic" advertising for the first time, offering a feature that has become popular on rival networks. (more...)
Nov 19
There’s no shortage of power cases and external battery packs to keep your iPhone battery topped-up during a long day of heavy use, and we’ve reviewed a number of cases and external batteries. But power cases add bulk, and battery packs are j (more...)
Nov 19
A 99 cent app finally allows owners of Fitbit activity trackers to view their data in Apple’s Health app. Sync Solver for Fitbit provides a daily sync of ten different pieces of data to the Health app built into iOS 8 – a feature the company itsel (more...)
Nov 19
For Black Friday, Apple has refreshed the frontpage of its online store with a rather-drastic redesign. Each product category now dominates the webpage, with full-bleed images of their main product lines. The new iPad updates get the top spot, but i (more...)
Nov 19
Adobe has released the final incarnation of Lightroom 5.7, an update to its photography workflow software. The most impo (more...)
Nov 19
Users tied into the Fitbit ecosystem and frustrated by its lack of compatibility with Apple's Health app in iOS 8 can turn to a new app called Sync Solver, which automatically exports Fitbit data like steps, weight and sleep into the Health app. (more...)
Nov 19
As part of the WatchKit resources, which can be freely downloaded by anyone at Apple’s website, the company released the font it uses on Apple Watch, called San Francisco. With Yosemite, Apple changed the system font from Lucida Grande to Helvet (more...)
Nov 19
If you want to get quickly up to speed on the basics of creating an Apple Watch app following the release of WatchKit, developer Nick Walter has put a free 50-minute video tutorial online. You can also sign up for a full online course for just $39 on Kick (more...)
Nov 19
When Steve Jobs said something was going to happen, it generally did. One notable exception, though, has been Apple’s mobile advertising platform, iAd. Jobs said back in 2010 that it would grab 50% of the mobile ad market; right now, it’s sitt (more...)
Nov 19
Drafting programs on iOS aren't really new anymore. They've been around long enough for users to realize that most are overly fu (more...)
Nov 19
Apple on Wednesday redesigned its online store and sent out emails to customers spotlighting gift ideas, with just over a week to go before Black Friday kicks off the 2014 holiday shopping season. (more...)
Nov 19
Apple’s announcement of WatchKit, the tools developers will use to create Apple Watch apps, has provided a few insights into what the device will be like to use. We noted yesterday that there will be a Short Look, with just key information displaye (more...)
Nov 19
Aperture users worried about transitioning to Lightroom following Apple’s decision to cease support for its full-featured photo editing software will now find life a little easier. The latest version of Lightroom includes a built-in migration tool t (more...)
Nov 19
Netflix is planning to expand its service to Australia and New Zealand from early next year. Starting from March 2015, the s (more...)
Nov 19
Adobe late Tuesday released an update to its Lightroom image processing and management software that includes a new tool for importing photos from Apple's iPhoto or Aperture, both of which will be discontinued in favor of a unified OS X Photos app in 2015 (more...)
Nov 19
Griffin Technology has partnered with Rail Yard Studios, offering the release of two new tablet stands made of railroad steel. (more...)
Nov 18
Patriot has launched the latest addition to its Fuel Ion ecosystem, the Fuel Ion Magnetic Portable Battery. The battery attaches (more...)