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

Sep 18
Over 60% of 9to5Mac readers are on iOS 8 following yesterday’s public release, but that’s not surprisingly representative of all users. In fact, adoption of iOS 8 this year seems to be lagging further behind previous releases, especially last year (more…)
Sep 18
First shown at WWDC, to demonstrate Metal (Apple’s new graphics API), Epic Zen Garden is now available in the App Store to download to try out on your newly-updated iOS 8 device. Although this is more tech demo than fully-fledged game, you can stil (more…)
Sep 18
Apple released an update for the second and third generation Apple TV on Wednesday with a new Beats Music channel and support for iOS 8's Family Sharing feature. The update also replaced some icons with versions that better match the flat style introd (more…)
Sep 18
Following the somewhat surprising news that Apple’s next-generation iPhones would not launch in China –?now one of the company’s most important markets –?on the same day as their global release, a report from the Asian nation’s state-run media confirms (more…)
Sep 18
As one of the last of its own apps to get an update for iOS 8, Apple has now updated its GarageBand app for iPhone and iPad with support for the new OS and more. On top of the expected iOS 8 support, the app also gains MIDI over Bluetooth support, which m (more…)
Sep 18
According to TIME, U2’s partnership with Apple goes far beyond a free album in your iTunes library, much to the chagrin of some users. The group are reportedly working with Apple on a ‘secret project’ to rejuvenate digital music scales. (more…)
Sep 18
For today's article, Melissa Holt will cover the new iOS 8 feature that'll interpret how your battery is being used to help you address any potential problems. Why, your fancy device will now even make suggestions about what you can do to improve (more…)
Sep 18
Once users are running iOS 8 on their iPhone, iPad and Apple TV, they’ll be able to share all iTunes account purchases, including apps, music and movies, between up to six people in their family. (more…)
Sep 18
Apple has obtained one approval for use of the new line of iPhones in China, moving closer to being able to sell the coveted device (more…)
Sep 18
An update to MyGlass, the iOS Google Glass companion app, has been updated to allow users faster ac (more…)
Sep 18
Apple and U2 have a long history of working together, producing a special edition U2 iPod in 2008 and more recently releasing the band’s latest album, “Songs of Innocence,” for free. According to (more…)
Sep 18
Reuters is reporting that Apple has now received one of the two licences needed to allow it to sell the iPhone 6 in China. There is no word yet on the second licence required before the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus can be launched in this hugely important market. (more…)
Sep 18
Politico reports that Apple briefed a Congressional committee on the security and privacy of its products following concerns raised by the celebrity nudes story. A week after Apple rolled out new products that track users’ health and fitness, the compan (more…)
Sep 18
An iOS 8 compatibility issue that led the Dropbox and Carousel iOS apps to fail to upload photos has now been resolved with a new version, but you may find that you are seeing duplicates of your photos, reports the company in its blog. Some iOS 8 users wh (more…)
Sep 18
Apple has received one out of the two regulatory licenses it needs to sell the iPhone 6 in China, reports state-run news agency Xinhua (via (more…)
Sep 18
As part of an ongoing effort to improve the quality of iPhone voice calls, Apple is investigating a unique take on bone conducting technology that uses sensor-laden EarPods and multiple microphones to cancel out unwanted noise. (more…)
Sep 18
Late on Wednesday, Apple updated its privacy policy web page to feature a letter from CEO Tim Cook outl (more…)
Sep 18
Life N Soul has announced the launch of its new Bluetooth item finder, the KiiTag. Utilizing Bl (more…)
Sep 18
Cloud storage platform Dropbox has released an update for its iOS app, in light of the release of iOS 8. Dropbox allows users to (more…)
Sep 18
A hit-and-miss profile on Apple CEO Tim Cook has brought some new details to light about changes made at Apple since Cook too (more…)
Sep 17
Among the privacy policies outlined by Apple in a new privacy policy webpage on Wednesday is an iOS 8 feature that makes it technically impossible for the company to decrypt a device to harvest user data, even if law enforcement agencies request it. (more…)
Sep 17
Display manufacturer AOC is introducing a technology that is said to protect users from the damaging effects associated with blue (more…)
Sep 17
Following updates to a number of its other iOS apps for iOS 8 earlier today, Apple has just released an update for its Numbers app. The update includes iOS 8 support and iCloud Drive compatibility and comes ahead of what we expect will be similar updates (more…)
Sep 17
Following a big day of Apple news, Kindle has unleashed a massive refresh of its Kindle lines, including three refreshed Kindles and—interestingly—one completely new Kindle model. The lineup includes the company’s new flagship e-reader dubbed Ki (more…)
Sep 17
Following the arrival of iOS 8 on Wednesday, Apple has updated its official iPhone User Guide (a free e-book download a (more…)
Sep 17
Apple on Wednesday updated its customer privacy webpage to reflect new security initiatives, highlighting a letter written by CEO Tim Cook, who restated the company’s business is in selling products, not harvesting data. (more…)
Sep 17
  As reported by the Wall Street Journal, Apple CEO Tim Cook has published a letter (below) on the company’s website expressing his commitment to the privacy and security of iOS and Mac users. Cook says that he will now issue annual updates on (more…)
Sep 17
In what is likely the final numerical update for OS X Mavericks, Apple has released version 10.9.5 just o (more…)
Sep 17
Following the release of iOS 8 on Wednesday, Apple has started to roll out updates for its iWork productivity app suite, bringing the titles up to speed with the company’s latest mobile operating system. (more…)
Sep 17
Apple has finally released OS X 10.9.5 for users on OS X Mavericks. While many of today’s software updates from the company are iOS 8 compatibility updates, 10.9.5 features only a handful of fixes and updates, including more reliable VPN connections (more…)
Sep 17
Apple updated on Wednesday the Terms and Conditions users must agree to use the iTunes Store, App Store, iBooks, and other iTunes services. The company added new terms that cover Family Sharing, a feature in iOS 8 that makes it easier for a family to shar (more…)
Sep 17
Apple released OS X 10.9.5 on Wednesday. Though coming on the same day as iOS 8, Apple's patch notes don't mention iOS 8 compatibility. Instead, Apple said the update includes improvements to VPN connections, SMB server access, and Safari 7.0.6. (more…)
Sep 17
Continuing its ongoing first-party iOS app updates, Apple on Wednesday released a new version of iMovie that introduces a slew of editing features alongside support for iOS 8. (more…)
Sep 17
Apple has begun updating its own apps for iOS 8, with (more…)
Sep 17
Apple on Wednesday released the latest OS X 10.9 Mavericks maintenance update, which includes Safari version 7.0.6, with fixes for VPN reliability and file access from SMB servers. (more…)
Sep 17
The Apple Watch may be able to share your heartbeat with someone across the world, but I think we all know that the future of communication actually lies in those little smiling faces called emoji that are usually tucked away in a secondary keyboard on ou (more…)
Sep 17
Apple has pushed out an updated version of iMovie for iOS (version 2.1) today that features support for the newly-released iOS 8 software and several other new features. The update includes 10 new Apple-designed filters that can be applied to your clips, (more…)
Sep 17
Following updates to a number of its other iOS apps for iOS 8 earlier today, Apple has just released an update for its Numbers app. The update includes iOS 8 support and iCloud Drive compatibility and comes ahead of what we expect will be similar updates (more…)
Sep 17
iPhone 6 preorders went off with a few hitches, and Jeff Gamet and Bryan Chaffin discuss the process and why they picked what they picked. iOS 8 was released on Wednesday, too, and they talk about what is and isn't in the new mobile OS. Apple CEO Tim (more…)
Sep 17
The Wall Street Journal’s Geoffrey Fowler has had a chance to take the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Samsung’ (more…)
Sep 17
iOS 8, released to the public earlier today, included a slew of new APIs for developers. One of those APIs opened up Touch ID to third-party apps, letting developers use the fingerprint scanner for authentication purposes within apps. (more…)
Sep 17
In March we reported on a new jailbreak tweak called ProWidgets that introduced a whole suite of widgets to the iOS 7 Notification Center. With today’s release of iOS 8, ProWidgets developer Alan Yip has released several native widgets for the new o (more…)
Sep 17
A new profile of Apple published Wednesday offers a behind-the-scenes look at what has changed at since the death of cofounder Steve Jobs, including how CEO Tim Cook navigated a series of internal shakeups to arrive at the company we see today. (more…)
Sep 17
The iPhone is possibly the most popular camera of any kind in the world, and Apple has made a number of improvements to iOS’s built-in camera app that give mobile photographers even more control. AppleInsider took a look at how users can take advantage of (more…)
Sep 17
In preparation of Wednesday’s iOS 8 release, AppleInsider dug in and compiled a set of tips and tricks to help iPhone and iPad owners take full advantage of all the new features and functions baked in to Apple’s latest mobile OS. (more…)
Sep 17
iOS 8 was released today, which means hundreds of app developers are releasing newly updated apps that take advantage of all the APIs introduced with the operating system upgrade. Those include third-party keyboards, which we covered earlier today, and (more…)
Sep 17
Having trouble deciding what to remove from your device so the over-the-air upgrade to iOS 8 has enough space? Kelly explains a better way to upgrade. (more…)
Sep 17
We should note 1st of all that you can update your iOS device through a Mac with iTunes without having much extra space. That might be the quickest/easiest way to go  Today iOS 8 came out. There was a massive rush to try to install and download it. The (more…)
Sep 17
Google’s companion app for Google Glass was updated this afternoon on iOS with a few minor changes. The update to MyGlass bumps the app to version 0.8.0 and brings it closer to the generally more capable and more powerful MyGlass Android app. With t (more…)
Sep 17
Apple is reportedly making its Activation Lock theft deterrent feature on by default in iOS 8 as it moves to please politicians attempting to require smartphone makers to implement a remote “kill switch” to disable stolen devices. The news comes from (more…)
Sep 17
Peer-to-peer protocol pioneers BitTorrent has released an Alpha version of its chat client. BitTorrent has revealed Bleep — wh (more…)
Sep 17
Following the public release of iOS 8 on Wednesday, Apple has published its official iPhone User Guide for the new mobile OS on iBooks, making the digital document available on both desktop and portable devices. (more…)
Sep 17
Apple has confirmed the existence of a bug in HealthKit that resulted in the removal of related apps from the App Stor (more…)
Sep 17
With iOS 8 shipping today, Apple has made its official iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch User Guide for iOS 8 available on the iBook Store. The manual is available as a free download. Here’s everything you need to know about iPhone, in a handy digital f (more…)
Sep 17
Not sure if it's worth leaping into iOS 8? Kelly breaks down all the iPads and iPhones by model and whether or not you should let fly with that upgrade button. (more…)
Sep 17
Thermostat manufacturer Ecobee has unveiled its third-generation device, the ecobee3. Much like other smart thermostats, the e (more…)
Sep 17
Today, Dremel introduces the Dremel 3D Idea Builder, what the company calls “the most user-friendly 3D printing experience (more…)
Sep 17
With iOS 8 now available for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, users can for the first time ever install third-party keyboards that can be utilized system-wide for new ways of inputting text and other characters. (more…)
Sep 17
At its Worldwide Developers Conference in June, Apple unveiled Metal, an API designed to improve game performance on iOS. Epic Games (more…)
Sep 17
Just before the public launch of iOS 8 earlier today, we (more…)
Sep 17
Scientists at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) in Richland, Washington have developed a 3D printed microscope housing for various mobile devices that costs pennies. Combined with an easily available glass bead, the device can offer up to 1 (more…)
Sep 17
A new interview with CEO Tim Cook, lead designer Jonathan Ive, and Operations head Jeff Williams sheds some light o (more…)
Sep 17
Adding to the bevy of updates released today, Apple has released an update to Xcode bringing it up to 6.0.1. Additionally, a ne (more…)
Sep 17
Accompanying iOS 8 today is updated firmware for the Apple TV. Immediately visible are new cosmetic touches, namely t (more…)
Sep 17
iOS 8, released to the public today, includes an API that allows developers to create system-wide third-party keyboards for the first time, which will let users select from a range of different keyboards with unique functions. (more…)
Sep 17
With the iOS 8 Mail app, Apple introduces new gestures for easier one-handed navigation and control, fresh message management options and deeper integration with Notification Center. (more…)
Sep 17
Apple’s new iOS 8 mobile operating system gives users the ability to add third-party widgets to Notification Center for the first time since the feature’s introduction. AppleInsider took a look at what developers can do with the new functionality and how (more…)
Sep 17
Apple iOS devices weren’t the only products to receive updates Wednesday, as the company also rolled out new software for the Apple TV that brings a flatter user interface, a new Beats Music app, and support for Family Sharing. (more…)
Sep 17
Alongside the iOS 8 kerfuffle, Apple has posted some new downloads for developers too. OS X Server 4.0 Developer Preview is the latest seed of Yosemite Server and Xcode 6.0.1 is the latest version of the Apple IDE. Xcode 6.0.1 is the version of Apple̵ (more…)
Sep 17
For older cars without Bluetooth, Mpowâs Steambot Y Wireless In-Car Bluetooth FM Transmitter allows users to make hands-free calls, listen to music or GPS voice navigation via their FM radio, and, with built in USB port, charge iPads or iPhones on the go (more…)
Sep 17
Swaive Corporation today announced that it has developed the Swaive Thermometer, an “intelligent” Bluetooth-connected ear ther (more…)
Sep 17
One of the more robust additions to Apple’s iOS 8 is the Messages app, which gets a bevy of new functions including inline audio and video messaging, group chats and advanced image sharing. (more…)
Sep 17
Workers at a Foxconn factory in Brazil are on strike, potentially affecting shipments of the iPhone 6 and iPhone (more…)
Sep 17
Apple has sent two high-ranking executives to Capital Hill earlier this week to brief lawmakers on what it is doing to kee (more…)
Sep 17
In tandem with the release of iOS 8, Apple has also begun updating its optional first-party apps with fresh support. T (more…)
Sep 17
In sync with the public rollout of its next-generation mobile operating system, Apple on Wednesday released updates for each of its first-party iOS apps that bring minor tweaks and fixes for compatibility with iOS 8. (more…)
Sep 17
Along with iOS 8, Apple has also released the new Apple TV software update that’s been in development for the last few months. The updated software includes new icons, which are design (more…)
Sep 17
Bloomberg Businessweek published an interesting profile on Apple today that includes interviews with Tim Cook and other Apple executives while detailing how the structure of the company has changed in recent years under Cook: Almost everything else on App (more…)
Sep 17
As part of iOS 8’s new Extensibility features, developers can now create app extensions throughout the system for sharing information and performing actions without actually launching their apps. What this means for users is that the familiar action (more…)
Sep 17
In iOS 8, Apple is adding support for third-party keyboards. This means that iOS users can finally replace the default stock Apple keyboard with a myriad of choices already available on the App Store. Keyboards are tied with an app. There is not a separat (more…)
Sep 17
Updating to iOS 8 today? Don't turn on iCloud Drive. Dave Hamilton and Bryan Chaffin and join Jeff Gamet to explain why iCloud Drive could be a big bucket of hurt for you today, and they look at how the Apple Watch fits in with the luxury watch market (more…)
Sep 17
Yes, iOS is out, and it's wonderful, but one of those new features isn't quite ready for Prime Time. If syncing iCloud data is an important part of your workflow, you're better off skipping the iCloud Drive feature for now. (more…)
Sep 17
As promised, Apple released iOS 8 as a free upgrade on Wednesday, two days ahead of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus launch. iOS 8 adds new features such as Notification widgets, Health fitness tracking, support for third-party keyboards, and more. (more…)
Sep 17
As planned, Apple has released iOS 8 via iTunes and as an over-the-air update. The latter may be difficult or impossible for s (more…)
Sep 17
iOS 8 is now available for compatible devices. More details soon. (more…)
Sep 17
An unspecified, last-minute problem with HealthKit is prompting Apple to pull some compatible apps from the App Store, (more…)
Sep 17
Once updated to iOS 8, recent iPhones and iPads will play nicely with each other, allowing users to do new functions like answering a phone call or sending an SMS message via their iPhone without having to put down their iPad, or start an email on one dev (more…)
Sep 17
Apple today released iOS 8 to the public, making the download available to all users who have an iPhone 4s or later, iPad 2 or later, 5th-generation iPod touch, or iPad mini. The update can be downloaded via iTunes or through an over-the-air update access (more…)
Sep 17
With the public release of iOS 8 looming, Apple has begun removing apps that take advantage of the new HealthKit API from the App Store, a move that is said to have been prompted by ongoing problems with new health data tracking system. (more…)
Sep 17
Apple’s hotly anticipated free iOS 8 update for iPhone and iPad is now available to download, giving users access to a wide range of new features including third-party keyboard support, Notification Center widgets, extensions, Hey Siri hands-free voice ac (more…)
Sep 17
  Ahead of iOS 8’s release later this morning, Apple has released new versions some of its iOS apps. Remote, which allows you to control your iTunes library and Apple TV from your iOS device, received a performance improvement update with iOS 8 (more…)
Sep 17
Apple added two-step authentication support to iCloud on Tuesday, and also announced that app-specific passwords for the online service will be available starting on October 1. App-specific passwords will let users assign unique passwords to apps that nee (more…)
Sep 17
A number of media outlets have published early reviews of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, which are only officially shipping o (more…)
Sep 17
Apple’s voice-controlled personal assistant Siri becomes even more powerful with iOS 8, including an entirely hands-free mode that allows users to ask questions and accomplish tasks by simply first saying the words "Hey, Siri." (more…)
Sep 17
Apple appears to have discovered a significant last-minute issue with its HealthKit ser (more…)
Sep 17
Ars Technica has done some field tests using an iPhone 4s running iOS 8. Although the operating system runs decently, there are definitely some drawbacks that might stop iPhone 4s users from hitting update right away. As shown in the chart, the OS pe (more…)
Sep 17
Several apps began rolling out on the App Store this morning with HealthKit support for Apple’s new Health app, but it seems issues on Apple’s side have forced HealthKit-compatible apps to be completely removed from the App Store the morning o (more…)
Sep 17
iPhone security and convenience have both been greatly enhanced by Apple’s iOS 8, giving third-party developers the ability for the first time to utilize the secure Touch ID fingerprint sensor. (more…)
Sep 17
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: $100 iTunes gift card for $75 shipped: save 25% on future apps, mu (more…)
Sep 17
According to a report from Micah Singleton at The Daily Dot, Apple is planning to hold its next press event on October 21. The date lines up with our report of a late October release for Yosemite from July and adds that Apple will use the event to unvei (more…)
Sep 17
With the public release of iOS 8 landing today ahead of the new iPhone models shipping on September 19, developers are warning users not to upgrade to Apple’s new iCloud Drive feature just yet. The feature, which allows users to store and access files s (more…)
Sep 17
Apple’s next press event should take place in mid- to late October, a source tells AppleInsider. The company has report (more…)
Sep 17
With iOS 8 set to launch today, it's time to make sure you're ready to make the upgrade. There's plenty to do to make the transition from iOS 7 on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch as smooth as possible, so check out our how-to so you'll be (more…)
Sep 17
Employees of Apple’s manufacturing partner Foxconn went on strike late last week in Brazil with protests outside the company’s Jundiai factory continuing into today. We received several tips about the strike and translated reports from loca (more…)
Sep 17
With iOS 8 launching later today, it’s worth taking a look at how you should prepare your device for the new operating system. Before installing the update, it is recommended that you have a backup of your data. This how-to is going to walk you thro (more…)
Sep 17
Credit Suisse analysts have estimated that Apple is making a smaller margin on the iPhone 6 than on any previous model – but predicts that the impact will be offset by year-on-year revenue growth of 14 percent, reports Quartz. The iPhone 6 costs Ap (more…)
Sep 17
Time is reporting that, in contrast to the many rumors (and GTAT investor claims), Apple had never planned to use sapphire displays for the iPhone 6, and the company may not use it for future iPhones. Some reports stated that up until a few weeks before t (more…)
Sep 17
Apple added two-step authentication support to iCloud on Tuesday, and also announced that app=specific passwords for the online service will be available starting on October 1. App-specific passwords will let users assign unique passwords to apps that nee (more…)
Sep 17
Today, Logitech announced it is entering the home control market with new home automation product compatibility and four new (more…)
Sep 17
Foxconn — Apple’s main manufacturer for the iPhone – has 100 dedicated assembly lines in Zhengzhou operating around th (more…)
Sep 17
With today’s release of iOS 8, a number of new systemwide alternative keyboards will also be debuting in the App Store. Yesterday, we covered (more…)
Sep 17
Though the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch have been formally introduced, Apple is far from calling it quits on 2014, with the company’s next major product unveiling expected to take place around mid-to-late October, AppleInsider has learned. (more…)
Sep 17
A DigiTimes report is claiming that Apple has rejected Samsung as a supplier of displays for the Apple Watch, and that all of them will be made by LG. LG Display will supply Apple AMOLED panels for the Apple Watch, with shipments expected to reach about (more…)
Sep 17
In all of the hoopla over the new iPhone 6/Plus, T-Mobile in the US and EE in the UK got themselves a pretty big exclusive (for now). T-Mobile has been offering Wifi calling for years but it’s recently come to the iPhone – and with the iPhone (more…)
Sep 17
The WSJ revealed some iPhone 6 production numbers as Foxconn struggles to meet demand from pre-orders: the company is operating around 100 production lines around the clock, has 200,000 workers dedicated to production of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus & (more…)
Sep 17
Want to know how to avoid typing the same ten items over and over again when you're headed to the grocery store? Sure you do. Simplicity is key, and though the Mac's Reminders program IS simple, that doesn't mean it's not incredibly useful (more…)
Sep 17
Apple’s iPhone 6 and 6 Plus supplies may continue to be constrained as Foxconn reportedly is struggling to keep up with demand for the handsets, reports the (more…)
Sep 17
Despite much wishful thinking on the part of enthusiasts and even members of the tech press, full sapphire screen covers were never in the cards for Apple’s iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, a new report reveals. (more…)
Sep 17
Early reviews confirm that the iPhone 6 Plus has the same 1GB RAM as the iPhone 6. It had been suggested by some that the 5.5-inch model might have a higher spec, with 2GB RAM. They reveal that both models of the iPhone 6 have identical specs bar the di (more…)
Sep 17
Users of Dropbox on iOS are unable to back up data to the cloud storage service, due to a compatibility issue with iOS 8. Th (more…)
Sep 17
As preorders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus continue to pour in to the Online Apple Store, partner manufacturer Foxconn is reportedly having trouble keeping up with incredibly high demand despite reaching record output levels. (more…)
Sep 17
British cable company Virgin Media has overhauled the iOS version of its TV Anywhere app. Engadget notes the app no (more…)
Sep 17
Logitech has launched a gaming keyboard which offers extra functionality with a smartphone. The G9 (more…)
Sep 17
Image correction software specialists Athentech have updated their flagship product to a new major versio (more…)
Sep 17
Drawing and design app Paper by FiftyThree has released an update, featuring a new sharing platform (more…)
Sep 17
AgileBits’ popular iOS password manager 1P (more…)
Sep 17
Starting next month, Apple will add another layer of security to its iCloud service for third-party apps that (more…)
Sep 16
A nearly two-hour conversation with Apple CEO Tim Cook covering a wide variety of topics is now available (more…)
Sep 16
A new all-in-one was recently released by Epson, positioned to be a printer for families and photographers that want a device (more…)
Sep 16
Earlier today, a screenshot from iPhone monitoring app (more…)
Sep 16
Come October, Apple’s iCloud will have yet another layer of protection, as the company is scheduled to implement app-specific passwords for third-party programs tying in to the cloud service. (more…)
Sep 16
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will finally be available to the public this Friday, September 19th, but early reviews of the two new devices have gone live this evening from several publications. The iPhone 6 is the biggest iPhone yet, coming in with a 4. (more…)
Sep 16
Apple has informed iCloud users via email that the company will begin rolling out an app-specific password feature. The feature allows users with iCloud two-factor authentication enabled to use third-party apps. Apple explains: It will be required startin (more…)
Sep 16
As expected, reviews for Apple’s new iPhone lineup hit the Web on Tuesday, with most assessments being largely positive on hardware, but giving the nod to iOS 8 for keeping the devices ahead of the competition. (more…)
Sep 16
Earlier this year, popular Android alternative keyboard maker SwiftKey (more…)
Sep 16
At its September 9 iPhone event, Apple provided multiple publications with iPhone 6 and 6 Plus review units. The embargo has now lifted on review posts, so we have gathered some of the relevant excerpts from each site in order to highlight general release (more…)
Sep 16
Apple is now offering app-specific passwords for third-party apps that access iCloud, allowing users to generate unique one-time use passwords to sign into iCloud securely. In a (more…)
Sep 16
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Last Call updates: ecobee’s new smart thermostat and remote sens (more…)
Sep 16
Podcasters may not be in the free and clear of patent violations after a ruling this week in a Texas court. Six jurors found tha (more…)
Sep 16
Misift, the company behind the Shine fitness tracker, announced another tracker today that aims at bringing wearables to a w (more…)
Sep 16
The Charlie Rose Show published the second part of Charlie Rose's interview with Apple CEO Tim Cook. In this section (embedded in the full article), Mr. Cook expanded on his thoughts on privacy, discussed human rights, the importance of diversity at A (more…)
Sep 16
After the second segment of a two-part Charlie Rose interview with Apple CEO Tim Cook aired on Monday, full versions of both are now available for streaming online. (more…)
Sep 16
Following the publishing of the first half of the interview, and several subsequent clips, part two Charlie Rose’s full interview with Tim Cook is now available to watch – in full – on Hulu (below) and Charlie Roses’s website. In t (more…)
Sep 16
With its combination of more and better apps, better security and now large-screen mobile devices, Apple is expecting (more…)
Sep 16
The second half of Tim Cook’s extensive interview with Charlie Rose has been released online, which means that both parts are now viewable for those who haven’t seen it. Both interviews are available (more…)
Sep 16
Every new product Apple unveiled last week has ignited vocal, public derision from a series of threatened competitors, including Samsung, luxury watch maker LVMH and PayPal. However, their attempts to direct attention away from Apple may likely backfire, (more…)
Sep 16
In a bid to secure its online consumer services, Apple on Tuesday activated two-factor authentication for iCloud.com access, allowing only basic access to Find My iPhone for those opted-in to the security layer. (more…)
Sep 16
Apple has started rolling out two-factor authentication on iCloud.com, as promised by Tim Cook. If you want to set it up yourself, Kelly explains how. (more…)
Sep 16
With iOS 8 set for public release tomorrow, Apple has posted a new guide on its website detailing the best way for Android switchers to move content from their old device to their new iPhone. The detailed guide includes instructions on transferring Mail, (more…)
Sep 16
Early orders of Apple’s official cases for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are beginning to reach customers, anecdotes i (more…)
Sep 16
Microsoft announced a slate of new accessories with wireless features today, one of which is ready for use with three of th (more…)
Sep 16
Apple has once again enabled a two-factor authentication option for iCloud.com. It was briefly introduced in June, but then (more…)
Sep 16
MacNN forum goers anxiously awaiting the delivery of their latest, greatest iPhones have converged in the thread titled “Incom (more…)
Sep 16
This week at MacMall.com get the new Mac Pro for the sale price of $3,149. That’s $150 off the list price of $3,299, and $100 les (more…)
Sep 16
Right now Apple’s Online Store is offering steep price cuts on a selection of refurbished 15.4-inch MacBook Pro models. The 15.4-in (more…)
Sep 16
With Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus seeing wide release later this week, the company on Tuesday published a reference guide aimed at helping Android device owners migrate content to the new handsets. (more…)
Sep 16
Ahead of the launch of the large-screened iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple has released a (more…)
Sep 16
Disney’s popular apps iOS apps including WATCH Disney Channel, WATCH Disney Junior, and WATCH Disney XD have all been updated today with support for AirPlay and Chromecast streaming. That means that owners of an Apple TV or Google’s Chromecast can now (more…)
Sep 16
Back in June, Apple rolled out a two-factor authentication system for the iCloud.com suite of web apps. The feature quickly disappeared, but today, users are noticing that it has returned. The feature requires users to verify their identity via a ping to (more…)
Sep 16
Apple Pay isn't just something Apple dreamed up and hopes will be adopted. Rather, it's part of and compatibile with a worldwide move to stem the tide of credit card fraud. And Apple is leading the way. (more…)
Sep 16
Alright, nostalgic gamers, fire up the wayback machine and activate your NES30 twitch muscles, because we have a deal for you. It's for the NES30 Bluetooth Controller, a gamepad designed to precisely reproduce the look and feel of the original NES30 g (more…)
Sep 16
In addition to the iPhone 6 video posted earlier to YouTube, Korean publication UNDERkg posted a hands-on video of Apple's as-yet unreleased iPhone 6 Plus. The presenter walks us through the look and feel of the device, basic functionality, and the iP (more…)
Sep 16
A hands-on video with Apple's iPhone 6 was posted to YouTube by Korean publication UNDERkg. In fact, it was posted on September 12th, three days after Apple announced the device and a week before it ships on Friday, September 19th. The gold iPhone 6 i (more…)
Sep 16
Netflix has expanded into Germany, according to an announcement by the streaming video service. Plans start at €8 (more…)
Sep 16
While shipping vendors have been instructed to hold deliveries of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus until Friday’s official launch date, there is no such restriction on the (more…)
Sep 16
Recode reports that a federal appeals court today threw out a previous ruling granting VirnetX Holding Corp $368.2 million in damages in its long-running patent lawsuit against Apple: Apple had appealed a November 2012 jury finding that it infringed Virne (more…)
Sep 16
Here's a good sign for Apple Pay: Banks are ready to launch big marketing campaigns to make sure their credit card is your default for iPhone mobile payments. Bryan Chaffin and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to look at the impact bank enthusiasm coul (more…)
Sep 16
Last week, the US Federal Court of Appeals in Washington DC threw out a jury award of $368.2 million to patent holder VirnetX. W (more…)
Sep 16
OS X 10.9.5 is already being seeded within Apple, say several sources working for AppleCare. The step is believed to be (more…)
Sep 16
Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus won’t be available to consumers until Friday, September 19, but some devices have been (more…)
Sep 16
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Headphones: Beats Mixr on-ears $160, Beats wireless (multiple colo (more…)
Sep 16
Microsoft today announced a new Bluetooth keyboard accessory that doesn’t just work with non-Windows devices like some of its past keyboards, it also includes a function for easily switching between Windows, Android, and iOS as well as dedicated keys fo (more…)
Sep 16
Apple is seeding another preview of OS X Server 3.2 to developers. Changes are so far unknown, but the code is listed (more…)
Sep 16
Part leaks have previously suggested that the iPhone 6 has (more…)
Sep 16
Patent holding company VirnetX’s infamous $368 million win over Apple –?which most notably resulted in changes to FaceTime that riled consumers –?has been thrown out by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit after review. (more…)
Sep 16
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Anker 40W 5-port desktop USB charger $20 Prime shipped (orig. $50 (more…)
Sep 16
We’ve received word from multiple AppleCare employees that the upcoming OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 release has been seeded internally. This typically means that AppleCare is preparing for the software’s release. With iOS 8 launching tomorrow, it (more…)
Sep 16
iOS 8's Apple Pay feature won't be available until some time in October, but that isn't stopping banks from firing up their marketing campaigns in hopes of becoming consumer's default credit card choice. Banks are seeing Apple Pay's NF (more…)
Sep 16
Chinese police have arrested a 40-year-old Foxconn worker, identified only by the surname Qiao, for stealing iPhone 6 (more…)
Sep 16
The big day is almost here. After months of speculation, a momentous keynote from Tim Cook, and record preorders, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus will officially hit store shelve’s this Friday. Apple is going to great lengths to ensure that Friday runs smoo (more…)
Sep 16
With iOS 8 set to launch tomorrow, Apple is well underway approving apps and app updates that incorporate the new features of iOS 8. Apps that require iOS 8 are currently ‘Pending An Apple Release’, but apps that support earlier versions are (more…)
Sep 16
An employee at Apple’s manufacturing partner Foxconn has reportedly been detained by Chinese police over allegations the 40-year old man stole and sold iPhone 6 shells in the week’s leading up to the device’s unveiling. The report comes from The Wal (more…)
Sep 16
Apple has seeded yet another preview of OS X Server 3.2 to developers today. This is a new version of OS X Server specifically for OS X Mavericks. It will soon be superseded by Server version 4.0 for OS X Yosemite next month. Apple has also been seeding 1 (more…)
Sep 16
Fitness tracking hardware and software firm Misfit on Tuesday announced Flash, a reworking of the company’s Shine activity monitor designed for durability and a more attractive price of entry. (more…)
Sep 16
The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) announced the release of the DisplayPort 1.3 standard. An update to th (more…)
Sep 16
Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen is asking Apple to detail just how the Apple Watch will safeguard user's privacy because the smartwatch will be able to collect and store health-related data. Mr. Jepsen sent Apple CEO Tim Cook a letter on Mo (more…)
Sep 16
Apple has won a US patent on an unusual tablet-based graphical interface. The UI would not only make use of touch an (more…)
Sep 16
Apple's new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be in stores in several countries this Friday, but not in China. Apple may not be able to roll out its latest iPhone models in the country until the end of this year, or even early next year, but that's (more…)
Sep 16
Apple may be forced to wait until 2015 to launch the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in China, according to a report in (more…)
Sep 16
A Foxconn worker is being detained after being accused of stealing six iPhone 6 rear shells from the factory line and reselling them to an unidentified party in Shenzhen, China, (more…)
Sep 16
With iOS 8 set to launch tomorrow, Apple is well underway approving apps and app updates that incorporate the new features of iOS 8. Apps that require iOS 8 are currently ‘Pending An Apple Release’, but apps that support earlier versions are (more…)
Sep 16
Following last week’s iPhone and Apple Watch media event, Apple (more…)
Sep 16
Paper by FiftyThree is getting a whole lot more social today as the popular sketching app for iPad launches Mix, a community platform for sharing creations made in Paper. Mix allows users to share and view other sketches made in Paper on the web or right (more…)
Sep 16
The NFC chip in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be used only for Apple Pay, making it hands-off for third party developers. That means other uses, like proximity-based device pairing, is off the table for now.The Mac Observer Spin: It's unfortunat (more…)
Sep 16
Olympus has revealed two changes to the OM-D E-M1 it launched last year. The comp (more…)
Sep 16
Third-party app developers won’t be able to access the APIs for Apple’s NFC chips this year, a company spokesperson say (more…)
Sep 16
Major U.S. banks are set to engage in an advertising dogfight –?designed to sway consumers’ choice of their default Apple Pay card –?as they look to take advantage of the simple one-touch mobile payment flow found on Apple’s next-generation iPhones to b (more…)
Sep 16
Bloomberg is quoting a report from the major Chinese business paper 21st Century Business Herald that the iPhone 6 may not go on sale in China this year due to regulatory delays. Apple was unable to confirm a launch date in the country. Apple may have to (more…)
Sep 16
The follow-up to Smoke 2013, Autodesk’s Smoke 2015 aims to improve on the original video e (more…)
Sep 16
Moving to a paperless life three years ago was an immensely liberating experience. Not only did I free up space by getting rid of a filing cabinet, but I had fast, easy access to all my paperwork no matter where I happened to be. Documents I need access (more…)
Sep 16
It’s been reported that Apple will not make access to the NFC chip in the iPhone 6 generally available to developers in the first year. A new report says that an Apple spokesperson has confirmed that the chip is for use with Apple Pay only. But t (more…)
Sep 16
As an early adopter of all types of technology, I will be among the first to get my hands on an Apple Watch when it la (more…)
Sep 16
In its quest to humanize computers and digital user interfaces, Apple has invented a physics-based GUI that assigns mass to files and folders based on their data size, allowing for novel, yet intuitive, user interactions. (more…)
Sep 16
According to a report on Monday, Apple is restricting developer access to the NFC module found in the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, limiting the component to first-party Apple Pay services only. (more…)
Sep 16
Less than a week after Apple added U2′s new album Songs of Innocence to iTunes’ users libraries as a free gift, Apple (more…)
Sep 16
During more of the interview for PBS’ “Charlie Rose” show, Apple CEO Tim Cook addressed the thorny issue of user privacy, (more…)
Sep 16
Automatic Labs and Ford Motors are announcing today a new partnership to bring the Automatic Link accessory to more people and add more functionality to the platform. Ford Motors and Automatic Labs will work together to develop features to both the Automa (more…)
Sep 15
US carrier T-Mobile is still running its “Test Drive” promotion, which offers to send a no-obligation i (more…)
Sep 15
Epson announced two new projectors at the CEDIA Expo 2014 last week, adding entries to the Home and Pro Cinema lines. P (more…)
Sep 15
Today, a new series of tiered offerings for prepaid cellular plans were announced by Sprint. Inspired by the changing need (more…)
Sep 15
Apple CEO Tim Cook has some advice for those concerned about privacy and your data: follow the money. In an interview with Charlie Rose posted to YouTube on Monday (embedded below the fold), Mr. Cook made an impassioned argument that Apple makes its profi (more…)
Sep 15
Photos from websites in China and Vietnam show what are claimed to be completed iPhone 6 and 6 Plus units, even thoug (more…)
Sep 15
Welcome to another edition of the Crowdfunding Critic, an article series where Electronista and MacNN staff look at some int (more…)
Sep 15
Apple is now a member of a non-profit trade association made up of mostly financial institutions, cellular ca (more…)
Sep 15
The first clip of part two of Tim Cook’s interview with Charlie Rose has posted tonight with a segment on Apple and privacy. In the interview, Cook discussed the privacy of user data using Apple services as Apple has mentioned in the past. We’ (more…)
Sep 15
Since May of this year, Autodesk has been shipping the highly anticipated update to its high-end post-production video editing (more…)
Sep 15
In the second segment of a two-part interview with Charlie Rose, Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses privacy issues, workplace diversity, Apple’s driving philosophy and the company’s tie-up with rock band U2. (more…)
Sep 15
Six days after it began offering U2′s latest album “Songs of Innocence” for free to 500 million iTunes customers, Apple has announced (via the (more…)
Sep 15
Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke with Charlie Rose in a two part-interview, and the second segment of the show is airing tonight. In the second half of the interview, Cook focuses on the driving force behind Apple, his own personal values, and the company’s thoug (more…)
Sep 15
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Last Call Updates: Apple isn’t making an iPhone 6/6 Plus doc (more…)
Sep 15
We can confirm via several different people who ordered the device—including some of the 9to5Mac staff—that Apple has begun shipping iPhone 6 Plus units to customers. As expected, looking up these shipments with their UPS tracking numbers reveals exp (more…)
Sep 15
Connecticut’s Attorney General, George Jepsen, has issued a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook, asking the company to expla (more…)
Sep 15
Apple on Monday released SOI Removal, a one-click tool for removing Songs of Innocence, the free U2 album the company gave its customers. This was necessary, apparently, because a vocal number of entitled, narcissistic gits found whinging about free music (more…)
Sep 15
Amazon is offering Apple's 16GB iPad Air for US$427.25, a 14 percent discount of the $499 list. Apple is expected to update its iPad line in the next few weeks-which is no doubt why Amazon is discounting them now-but if you need to buy a new iPad, thi (more…)
Sep 15
An analysis of the claims of Apple and leaked benchmarks with regards to the graphics performance and technologies in th (more…)
Sep 15
Ahead of Apple’s Apple Pay release, mobile and online payments stalwart PayPal on Monday took out a full-page ad in The New York Times, warning consumers of Apple’s security practices by alluding to the recent leak of photos stolen from celebrity iCloud a (more…)
Sep 15
PayPal appears to be calling out Apple and its newly announced mobile payment service Apple Pay with an ad appearing in The New York Times print edition (via Pando Daily) indirectly reminding people of last month’s disastrous iCloud photo leak when (more…)
Sep 15
Stanford University Hospital and Duke University are both ramping up for patient trials for Apple's HealthKit platform in iOS 8, and they're working with medical device makers to link health data into HealthKit so it can be transmitted to doctors. (more…)
Sep 15
Ahead of the iPhone 6 debut, Apple’s first device to incorporate NFC and Apple Pay, the company has become a full paying member of GlobalPlatform, an association looking to standardize infrastructure relating to secure applications and smart chip technolo (more…)
Sep 15
Photos from websites in China and Vietnam show what are claimed to be completed iPhone 6 and 6 Plus units, even thoug (more…)
Sep 15
Apple has now named new Marketing and Medical VPs for its Apple Watch team following the product’s official unveiling earlier this month. The company has also today posted its first job listing seeking software engineers for the Apple Watch team on (more…)
Sep 15
Ahead of Apple’s entry into the mobile payment space next month with the release of Apple Pay for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users, Apple has joined the GlobalPlatform, the non-profit association focused on standards for secure chip technology acros (more…)
Sep 15
Today is the last day for comments to be submitted about revisions “net neutrality” rules the FCC is considering. If you aren't familiar with the issue, I gave an overview earlier this year right here at TMO. If you don't want to read, you might w (more…)
Sep 15
Boinx Software has announced the release of an update for its slideshow creation tool, FotoMagic (more…)
Sep 15
Apple has released a third public beta of OS X Yosemite, as well as an eighth developer preview. Both are available thr (more…)
Sep 15
Responding to complaints, Apple has created a special web tool for removing U2′s Songs of Innocence album from an iTun (more…)
Sep 15
Though the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are not expected to be delivered to customers and released to stores until Friday, September 19, some devices have already begun showing up in Vietnam and China. (more…)
Sep 15
Though it won’t be released until early 2015, Apple’s new wearable device is already facing public scrutiny over privacy issues. Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen has (more…)
Sep 15
Besides the news about iPhone 6 and 6 Plus pre-order numbers, Apple’s press release this morning introduced Apple’s new company description/mission statement. Apple tweaks this from time-to-time based on new product introductions. With Apple (more…)
Sep 15
Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders topped 4 million units last Friday and anyone ordering a new iPhone now is facing days — or even weeks — before their new smartphone will ship. Bryan Chaffin and Kelly Guimont join Jeff Gamet today to ta (more…)
Sep 15
Knomoâs Knomad Mini Portable Organizer is a classy, sturdy, and useful accessory case for anyone who needs âstuffâ when using their iPad mini away from home. Best of all it can hold an iPad mini with its Smart Cover in place and even has room for a sli (more…)
Sep 15
In the next few weeks, two major US hospitals — linked with Stanford University and Duke University, respectively — (more…)
Sep 15
UK retailer Phones 4U has gone into administration — the UK equivalent of bankruptcy protection — following a decision by (more…)
Sep 15
With 4 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units presold in their first 24 hours of availability, investors on Wall Street are increasingly optimistic about the success of Apple’s next-generation handsets, with predictions for the upcoming holiday edging h (more…)
Sep 15
With the next version of Apple’s flagship desktop operating system nearing release, new preview versions of OS X Yosemite were seeded to both registered Mac developers as well as participants of the public beta program. (more…)
Sep 15
To go along with the launch of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, Verizon is allowing early upgrades for any customers eligible for an upgrade over the next two months. That means that customers eligible for an upgrade on or before November 15 2014 will be able to upg (more…)
Sep 15
This morning, Apple has released a pair of OS X Yosemite beta updates. The first is OS X Yosemite Developer Preview 8 for registered developers. That update is available via the Mac App Store. The Cupertino-based company has also released OS X Yosemite Pu (more…)
Sep 15
Tim Cook and U2 announced that the band’s new album “Songs of Innocence” would be automatically gifted to Apple’s over 500 million iTunes users last week following the announcement of the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, but many iT (more…)
Sep 15
With hordes of iTunes customers loudly voicing their displeasure at having received 22-time Grammy-award-winning rock group U2′s latest album for free in recent days, Apple responded to the cacophony on Monday with a new single-purpose web portal that wil (more…)
Sep 15
As retailers prepare to begin sending out iPhone 6 and 6 Plus pre-orders to customers, shipping company employees behind the scenes are working hard to transport the phones from China to the United States. One (more…)
Sep 15
Taking advantage of the high storage capacities available on its 64 GB and 128 GB iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models, Apple will be including the free iLife and iWork apps on those models preinstalled. The 16 GB models will still be eligible for the free a (more…)
Sep 15
Apple today released the third Yosemite public beta for beta testers, following the release of the second Yosemite public beta (more…)
Sep 15
During Apple’s keynote announcement, the company announced plans to provide U2′s new album, “Songs of Innocence,” to all iTunes customers for free. Rather than letting customers choose to download the album on their own, however, Apple pushed it to iTunes (more…)
Sep 15
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Apple iPad mini w/ Retina display 16GB $75 off or $125 off w/ .edu (more…)
Sep 15
From 9to5Toys.com:   MacUpdate is hitting us with an extremely good $49.99 bundle this week. Headlined by Toast Titanium, which is remaking itself as a video editing and transcribing tool that also burns optical media, the bundle for 10 apps costs (more…)
Sep 15
People picking up a 64 or 128GB iPhone 6/6 Plus later this week will find several of Apple’s iLife and iWork apps pre-instal (more…)
Sep 15
You’ll notice a few new apps (and less available storage) on your new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus later this week when you fire it up for the first time. According to an internal Apple Retail training document (seen below), iOS 8 compatible iLife and iW (more…)
Sep 15
In celebration of the launch of the iPhone 6, Apple Retail Store employees will each be given posters of the iPhone 6, we’re told. Not actual iPhones, but posters. The posters show a black phone with one of the colorful flower wallpapers from iOS 8. (more…)
Sep 15
Apple launched pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus last Friday and has already sold over 4 million smartphones. Which did you buy? Head on over to today's TMO Forum poll and let us know. (more…)
Sep 15
UK retailer Phones 4U has gone into administration, following a decision by network operator EE not to renew a contract end (more…)
Sep 15
Apple confirmed Monday morning iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus first-day pre-orders topped 4 million units, and Wells Fargo analyst Maynard Um says that puts the company on track to sell at least 10 million during this weekend's in-store launch. If so, App (more…)
Sep 15
Duke University, Stanford University Hospital, and medical device manufacturers are wor (more…)
Sep 15
If you’re the CEO of a watch company, you likely watched the announcement of the Apple Watch with a mixture of optimism and fear. Optimism because Apple just made watches cool again in a market where many people haven’t worn one for years. Fe (more…)
Sep 15
The Video Electronics Standards Association (VESA) announced today that it’s introducing the latest DisplayPort technology that brings support for upcoming 5K monitors and more. DisplayPort 1.3 for audio and video increases the standard to a maximum lin (more…)
Sep 15
Apple's new iPhone 6 pre-orders have slipped from delivering on September 19 to a seven to ten day shipping delay. The delay means anyone who didn't manage to pre-order their iPhone 6 before inventory ran out will have to wait about a week before (more…)
Sep 15
Apple has winnowed its official case selection for the iPhone 5s down to just a single black option, checks of the co (more…)
Sep 15
Apple boasts of massive performance improvements in its latest A-series processor — up to 84x over the first-generation iPhone — and the company is thought to have achieved those gains by moving to a new 6-core GPU design alongside a slightly redesigned (more…)
Sep 15
With news breaking today that Minecraft-maker Mojang has officially sold to Microsoft, the first question that comes to my mind is what this might mean for Mac and iOS users. Microsoft now has the ability and probably much incentive to make future version (more…)
Sep 15
Apple seems to be simplifying its range of accessories for its older iPhones ahead of the iPhone 6 launch on Friday. As shown above, Apple has removed every color of iPhone 5s case apart from black from its website. Although it is strange for Apple to (more…)
Sep 15
Having only made ambiguous references on Friday, Apple has today officially announced that it achieved a “record” 4 mil (more…)
Sep 15
Apple’s new HealthKit tools in iOS 8 are the centerpiece of two separate medical trials about to kick off at prominent U.S. hospitals, aiming to help in treatment of diabetes, cancer and heart disease. (more…)
Sep 15
Apple has advised store staff that those working overnight or morning shifts on Friday will be able to reserve an iPhone 6, but not a 6 Plus, if a tweeted photo is genuine. This would lend further weight to longstanding rumors that the 5.5-inch model (more…)
Sep 15
Apple has just announced that preorders for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have topped all previously set records, achieving 4 million sales in the first twenty-four hours. In the press release, Cook said he is thrilled that customers love them “as mu (more…)
Sep 15
Apple’s 2014 smartphone lineup is already off to a record start, with 4 million preorders taken for both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in their first 24 hours of availability, leading up to this Friday’s launch. (more…)
Sep 15
  While we’d all expected plastic bank cards to be replaced by apps eventually, the CEO of mobile banking startup Moven is suggesting that Apple’s backing could mean the end of physical bank cards within 2-3 years. The additional sweetner (more…)
Sep 15
In August 2012, a team from Uber Entertainment launched a kickStarter campaign, aiming to raise $900,000 to mak (more…)
Sep 15
Over the past few years, Apple has released a series of OS technologies that connect devices using Bluetooth, WiFi or a combination of the two wireless technologies. Here’s how the new Apple Watch–as well as AirDrop, iBeacon and the new Continuity featur (more…)
Sep 15
Although it is not surprising to learn that Apple products such as the iPhone and iPad have an above-average adoptio (more…)
Sep 15
In a new commercial released on Saturday, Samsung expectedly calls Apple a copycat for releasing a larger-screened iPhone, specifically the iPhone 6 Plus, saying the new handset comes three years after the Galaxy Note introduced the "phablet" form (more…)
Sep 15
At this year’s Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, there was no shortage of iPad games on the show floor. From independent develo (more…)
Sep 15
Mobile accessories designer CM4 has announced the introduction of its Q Card Case for the iPhone 6. (more…)
Sep 15
SecureMac has released an update for its privacy software for OS X, featuring a new digita (more…)
Sep 14
Up is down, black is white. Bizarro.Filed under: AAPL Company (more…)
Sep 14
Samsung has introduced a new ad for its upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 4, talking about how the company first introduced the Galaxy Note series in 2011 and popularized the “phablet” form factor while calling out Apple for making the similarly sized iPhone 6 (more…)
Sep 14
Jason Hall, the subject of an Apple iPad commercial, was interviewed on WDIV, a Detroit TV station. Mr. Hall is the founder of the Detroit Slow Roll, a movement to get to know the streets of detroit by taking slow bike rides around the city. It's a ve (more…)
Sep 14
Fallout could still be on the way as a result of the collection of nearly 5 million Gmail username and password credent (more…)
Sep 14
Dave's fresh back from Cupertino (and fresh from ordering a new iPhone), and he and John talk through the events of the week plus answer your questions. Want to know the size delta for watching movies on the iPhone 6 Plus vs. an iPad mini? Dave did so (more…)
Sep 13
The first half of the Tim Cook interview with Charlie Rose is now available to watch — in full — on the CharlieRose.com website. Cook discusses the thinking behind the Watch, purchasing Beats, partnering with IBM, how he and Steve Jobs discussed Cook (more…)
Sep 13
In addition to the more publicly-known features found in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple’s tech specs page for (more…)
Sep 13
Information security professionals are still apparently sorting out the depth of an intrusion at J.P.Morgan Chase from earli (more…)
Sep 13
Slideshows can sometimes make or break a presentation. Apple's Keynote app is a perfect tool for creating exciting presentations. You just need to make sure a slideshow is what you need. Nancy Carroll Gravley has five tips for making the most out of y (more…)
Sep 13
Our deal on the Limefuel Lite USB Battery Pack, a portable charger for iPhone and other portable devices, has been one of our most popular. But it's about to end, so get on it if you want it. The Limefuel Lite features a 15,000mAh Lithium-ion battery, (more…)
Sep 13
Ride sharing service Uber is being sued by the California branch of the National Federation of the Blind for mistreatment of the (more…)
Sep 13
Apple’s new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are now officially available for pre-order, but buyers still need to decide what to do with their old device. As in years past, AppleInsider takes a look at nearly a dozen big-name buyback services and retailers look (more…)
Sep 13
Apple begin accepting pre-orders for the iPhone 6 on Friday, September 12th. The first of those orders are beginning to ship to customers. Verizon sent notices to customers today with tracking numbers for their early orders. (more…)
Sep 13
Storage solutions provider G-Technology announced the first extension of its Studio line, the G-Speed Studio XL. Expanding on t (more…)
Sep 13
Information security professionals are still apparently sorting out the depth of the intrusion at JPMorgan Chase from earlie (more…)
Sep 13
More details are emerging from Microsoft regarding the rumored Mojang deal. According to sources familiar with the matter, the (more…)
Sep 13
In addition to the more publicly-known features found in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple’s tech specs page for (more…)
Sep 13
Some of the details of Apple’s new mobile payment system, Apple Pay, have been revealed in a report by Britain (more…)
Sep 13
Last month Google released a 64-bit version of the Chrome browser for OS X on its developer channel. However, this version of the app has not yet been made available to the general public. Google announced today in a blog post (via iMore) that the browser (more…)
Sep 13
Exactly one day after preorders for went live, demand for Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus remains high, as evidenced by continued slips in shipping estimates and the announcement of a record-breaking preorder launch from AT&T. (more…)
Sep 13
In a new interview for the PBS Charlie Rose show, Apple CEO Tim Cook adds some small tidbits to hs previou (more…)
Sep 12
AT&T announced in a press release today that last night’s iPhone 6 and 6 Plus preorders had set a new record for iPhone sales. As usually happens when a new Apple device goes on sale, the carrier’s backend was so overwhelmed with incoming (more…)
Sep 12
Pre-order supplies of the iPhone 6 in the United States have dwindled significantly since pre-orders (more…)
Sep 12
While Apple’s new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have drawn attention for their new form factors and flashy Retina HD displays, the handsets boast substantial under-the-hood advancements, including support for the highly efficient H.265 video codec. (more…)
Sep 12
Some of the details of Apple’s new mobile payment system, Apple Pay, have been revealed in a report by Britain (more…)
Sep 12
Despite getting off to a rocky start, pre-orders for Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus hit record numbers on Friday. The company isn't saying just how many smartphones it sold, but anyone wanting the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 will see shipping delays of (more…)
Sep 12
It's no secret that there were plenty of upset Apple fans just after midnight when iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 pre-orders started thanks to spotty access to the company's online store. The iPhone 6 Plus showed shipping delays almost immediately, and Wel (more…)
Sep 12
As Apple only announced an entry-level $349 price tier for its upcoming Apple Watch, speculation on cost continues to run rampant, with the latest report claiming high-end gold models could sell for $1,200 when they launch next year. (more…)
Sep 12
The Mac Observer's Chuck La Tournous joined TMO Alumnus Ted Landau, Joe Kissell and host Chuck Joiner on the latest edition of The MacJury. The panel pontificated on new iPhones and analyzed the long term implications of the new “i-less” offerings: Ap (more…)
Sep 12
TechCrunch is reporting today that Apple and mobile payment processor Square were briefly in talks about a possible acqusition. The talks didn’t get far, it seems, as the two companies couldn’t reach an agreement on how much Square was actual (more…)
Sep 12
Following news that payments company Square recently gathered another $100 million in funding, a report on Friday claims the firm declined an offer to join Apple reportedly worth some $3 billion. (more…)
Sep 12
A number of people trying to place early preorders for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have been met with technical issues. Sh (more…)
Sep 12
AT&T Mobility CEO Ralph de la Vega has announced that AT&T will support Wi-Fi calling (announced as a feature of iOS 8) sometime in 2015, even though it's not really necessary due to the great reach and reliability of the AT&T network.The Mac Observer (more…)
Sep 12
Apple’s Online Store currently has a wide selection of refurbished iPads and iPods on sale for bargain prices. Save 37 percent on t (more…)
Sep 12
Earlier this year, Apple and Square (more…)
Sep 12
Tim Cook appeared on Charlie Rose in a multi-part interview, the first of which airs today. In three clips released by the show, Cook discusses Steve Jobs’s continuing inspiration at at Apple, the Beats Electronics acquisition, and the Apple TV, the (more…)
Sep 12
The Financial Times has an interesting detail not disclosed or previously reported about Apple’s new payment system introduced earlier this week and due out next month. Through Apple Pay, which uses a combination of NFC and Touch ID for authorizing (more…)
Sep 12
Two key iOS 8 features — SMS Continuity and iCloud Photo Library — have been pushed to October. The delay was q (more…)
Sep 12
In an upcoming PBS interview with Charlie Rose, set to air Friday night, Apple CEO Tim Cook discusses the company’s current product lineup, Beats, Apple TV, Steve Jobs’ legacy and hints at new product categories that "no one knows about." (more…)
Sep 12
Details of Apple’s upcoming Apple Pay mobile payments system are starting to emerge, with a report on Friday claiming the company will garner 15 cents on a $100 purchase, more than Google managed for its Google Wallet initiative. (more…)
Sep 12
Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke with Charlie Rose in a two-part interview, and the first segment is airing today. In a series of video clips, Tim Cook talks about Steve Jobs, Apple’s Beats Electronics acquisition, the Apple TV, and Apple’s plans for the future. (more…)
Sep 12
Apple says its new mobile payment system for the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch has 220,000 merchants ready to go when it launches in October, but that list doesn't include Walmart or Best Buy — and it won't, because neither company has any interest in (more…)
Sep 12
Apple was a hungry, underappreciated company for many years both before and after the return of Steve Jobs. Now that Apple has achieved unconstrained, unabashed, tumultuous success-that often treads on customers-what exactly is Apple going to do about it? (more…)
Sep 12
U2′s Songs of Innocence album — which Apple is currently giving away for free via iTunes — has already been downloade (more…)
Sep 12
A number of people trying to place early preorders for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have been met with technical issues. Sh (more…)
Sep 12
As everyone knows by now, this week Apple took the wraps off their latest fabrication – the Apple Watch – and while there was (more…)
Sep 12
Apple’s Online Store currently has a wide selection of refurbished iPads and iPods on sale for bargain prices. Save 37 percent on t (more…)
Sep 12
More than 2 million copies of Irish rock band U2′s new "Songs of Innocence" album have reportedly been downloaded through Apple’s iTunes Music Store since the record’s release earlier this week, enough to push it over the threshold for "double (more…)
Sep 12
Apple’s ambitious new mobile payment initiative, Apple Pay, was announced on Tuesday during the company’s iPhone event. Many questions still linger about the service, but information is beginning to trickle out from various sources as retailers, banks, an (more…)
Sep 12
Since its Tuesday release during Apple’s press event, U2’s free album giveaway has reportedly reached 2 million downloads. Recode reported the numbers today but didn’t clarify if the two million downloads included those iOS devices and Macs automati (more…)
Sep 12
Amazon currently has the previous-generation… (more…)
Sep 12
British audio company Cambridge Audio has announced the upcoming release of its ultra-compact Bluet (more…)
Sep 12
Earlier this week at its media event, Apple announced that it would be partnering with rock group U2 to offer its new “Songs of Innocence” album to 500 million iTunes customers for free. However, the deal upset some users who did not want the album added (more…)
Sep 12
Though iCloud Photo Library was available during the iOS 8 beta testing period, Apple appears to have demoted it to beta status and removed it from the iOS 8 golden master, the software that will be distributed to the public next week. (more…)
Sep 12
Record shipments of Apple’s new iPhone 6 models unveiled this week might mean more headaches for companies building accessories with Apple’s Lightning connectors. Several sources tell us in the lead up to the launch of the new iPhones this week, Apple (more…)
Sep 12
While we know that you’re all busy getting your iPhone pre-order on, but yet, there’s still time for Friday Deals! Every Fr (more…)
Sep 12
AT&T will be bringing Wi-Fi calling to its network, though customers will have to wait until 2015. The president and CEO of (more…)
Sep 12
This week’s Buyer’s Guide has deals on the 2013/2014 Retina MacBook Pro, the 2013 MacBook Air, the Mac Pro, and several Apple accessories. (more…)
Sep 12
It turns out Apple’s latest partnership with U2 will go beyond just the release of the band’s new album ‘Songs of Innocence’ for free to iTunes customers. In an interview with Billboard, the band’s manager Guy Oseary noted U2 will continue to wo (more…)
Sep 12
HTC is reportedly working on a new GoPro-like waterproof camera that can be used to capture footage of extreme sports and other activities, according to Bloomberg. Such a device would be the company’s first camera that’s not permanently attach (more…)
Sep 12
On the same day as the rocky iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus pre-order, Apple is reporting on its iCloud System Status site that a small percentage of users are experiencing issues with iCloud Mail and iCloud Notes. According to the detailed timeline, the issu (more…)
Sep 12
Pre-order sales for Apple’s newly announced iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus kicked off last night at 3:01 AM EST with the larger 5.5-inch model quickly seeing ship dates slip, but some customers were unable to complete the pre-order process on Apple̵ (more…)
Sep 12
Pre-orders for the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus started early this morning, although not everyone had good luck with Apple's website. Bryan Chaffin and Dave Hamilton join Jeff Gamet today to talk about the frustrations with the pre-order process, an (more…)
Sep 12
Overnight preorders of the iPhone 6 achieved “record” numbers, an Apple spokesperson claims. The company is not, howeve (more…)
Sep 12
Two major US retailers — Best Buy and Walmart — have announced that they will not support Apple Pay, according to th (more…)
Sep 12
Just like every previous iPhone launch, Friday’s kickoff for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus preorders was marred by a series of glitches, issues and errors that left a number of customers frustrated with Apple and its carrier partners’ inability to keep up wi (more…)
Sep 12
Apple on Friday revealed that preorders for its 2014 iPhone lineup, which have only been available for less than 12 hours, reached a new overnight record, setting the stage for what could become its biggest-ever launch weekend once the devices become avai (more…)
Sep 12
Despite some significant hurdles that saw the U.S. Apple Online store remaining down until almost 3 AM Pacific Time and issues with ordering in the (more…)
Sep 12
While T-Mobile will be the only U.S. carrier to support Wi-Fi calling on Apple’s new iPhone 6 series handsets at launch, it will not remain alone for long as market leader AT&T announced that it will roll out the technology on its own network next yea (more…)
Sep 12
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: amCase Hybrid Bumper Case for iPhone 6: $2.99 w/ free shipping htt (more…)
Sep 12
As Apple’s SVP of Marketing Phil Schiller introduced WiFi Calling support coming with the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and other iPhones with iOS 8 on supported networks earlier this week, it was noted that only T-Mobile and EE will provide support f (more…)
Sep 12
Apple’s website detailing Continuity features arriving with iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite in the coming weeks has been updated to announce SMS support won’t arrive until October. The feature, which allows users to send and receive SMS and MMS text messages (more…)
Sep 12
In a statement to Re/code, Apple has announced that iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 S Plus have set new records for overnight preorders. An Apple representative said that the overnight sales of the new iPhones set a record, though Apple did not say how many have b (more…)
Sep 12
Hewlett Packard has pleaded guilty to international bribery charges, as part of a plea arrangement it had previously negotiated. A (more…)
Sep 12
As part of its iPhone 6 and Apple Watch announcement, Apple featured U2′s latest ” (more…)
Sep 12
If you're hoping to have an iPhone 6 Plus on September 19, your best option now is to wait in line at your local Apple Store or cell service provider store because Apple has sold out of its pre-order inventory only hours after starting orders. The sma (more…)
Sep 12
Apple’s giveaway of the latest U2 album cost it over $100 million, sources tell the New York Times. The company is said (more…)
Sep 12
BitTorrent’s Chief Executive Officer Eric Klinker has made his response to the US Federal Communications Commission’s net (more…)
Sep 12
Apple Pay will at some point make it to China by way of China UnionPay, a source tells Caixin. UnionPay is a state-supp (more…)
Sep 12
While Apple’s launch-day supplies for the iPhone 6 are holding up fairly well so far, the larger iPhone 6 Plus has been (more…)
Sep 12
If you were wondering how much it cost Apple to give away a copy of U2’s Songs of Innocence album to every customer, the answer, according the the New York Times, is more than $100M. To release U2’s album free, Apple paid the band and Universal (more…)
Sep 12
Following our report in July detailing Apple’s work on a new 4K display, today a report from Taiwan-based display researchers WitsView claims Apple will release a new 5K iMac by the end of this year. Adding a little bit more weight to today’s report i (more…)
Sep 12
When Apple's just introduced iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders started — or at least tried to start — just after midnight Pacific time, AT&T, Verizon and Sprint were option, but T-Mobile wasn't. That finally changed several hours later, whic (more…)
Sep 12
Reports have surfaced that search engine Yahoo (and possibly others) were threatened by the US government to comply with PRISM (more…)
Sep 12
Apple may be prepared to launch a 5120×2880 monitor later this year, says an LCD market research firm, WitsView. That (more…)
Sep 12
The next Mac to receive a high-resolution Retina display could be the all-in-one desktop iMac, according to a new report, which alleges that Apple is planning to have a new 27-inch model sporting a 5K display released in the fourth quarter of 2014. (more…)
Sep 12
Though the Apple Pay system will debut initially in the U.S. alone in October, Apple reportedly has plans in place to begin expand its mobile wallet service internationally to China through partner China UnionPay Co. (more…)
Sep 12
Flash disk manufacturer SanDisk Corporation has launched its 512GB SanDisk Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I memory card, the world’s (more…)
Sep 12
After years of annual rumors that each successive iPhone would feature NFC, there was understandable skepticism when the rumor rolled around again this year for the iPhone 6. It was looking like Apple might have put all its short-range communication egg (more…)
Sep 12
A review of 1,211 apps carried out by a coalition of privacy officials across 19 countries found that 60 percent of them failed at least one basic privacy test, reports the WSJ. The officials found that 60% of apps raised privacy concerns, based on three (more…)
Sep 12
  Apple is set to bring Apple Pay, its mobile wallet service, to China using a partnership with China UnionPay. @KhaosT on Twitter found references to the credit card type in iOS 8 code and now MarketWatch is corroborating with sources that a deal (more…)
Sep 12
Today we'll learn about all of the things we can do with folder shortcuts in the Dock, from adjusting how the files within them appear to switching to (or away from!) Stacks view. Why, we'll even talk about how to sort those folders to find your s (more…)
Sep 12
Intel Corporation announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to buy over 1,400 patents and patent applications from an (more…)
Sep 12
Approximately four hours after Apple began taking pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Store shipping estimates for new orders of the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus have now slipped beyond their original September 19 delivery date in the United St (more…)
Sep 12
If you’re a fan of LEGO games on your Mac, or any of the many other games made by Mac gaming specialist Feral Interactive, you have six days to grab a bargain in the latest Mac App Store sale. This is the first time that the entire catalogue of apps (more…)
Sep 12
Nikon has unveiled a new full-frame DSLR ahead of Photokina, one that effectively replaces the D700. The Nikon D750 has a 24 (more…)
Sep 12
Apple may launch a new ultra-high definition 27-inch monitor later this year, according to LCD market research firm WitsView (via (more…)
Sep 12
Three hours after it began taking pre-orders via the Apple Store app, Apple has now begun taking (more…)
Sep 12
We polled you before the iPhone 6 announcement and we know things change at the last moment so we want to know which iPhone you got (if you got through): Which color and GB size?…  Filed under: AAPL Company (more…)
Sep 12
Apple began reserving some iPhone 6 customer spots two hours into its pre-order day when it was unable to connect to its U.S. carrier partners. This allowed affected orders to go through instead of hanging during the ordering process. Our own Dave Hamilto (more…)
Sep 12
Buyers trying to be among the first to pre-order the new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus are running into problems, includi (more…)
Sep 12
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus launch has not been smooth, to say the least. Many people are still unable to access the Apple Online Store to purchase Apple’s newest devices. Despite availability issues, many models are already selling out. Carr (more…)
Sep 12
Apple's iPhone 6 preorder event got off to a rough start Friday morning. The company's online Apple Store remained inaccessible to everyone for the first 30 minutes, and hit and miss for would-be customers for at least another half hour after that (more…)
Sep 12
Apple and its partner wireless carriers on Friday initiated preorders for the latest iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus handsets, though the purchase process was a harrowing experience for customers who saw persistent issues with the Online Apple Store. (more…)
Sep 12
As expected, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are both now available for pre-order on Apple’s online store and carrier websites, at least for some users. As the stores start to catch up to the load, more and more and customers should be able to get in their (more…)
Sep 12
Tech innovations company Griffin Technology has announced its case lineup for the iPhone 6 and (more…)
Sep 12
Apple is experiencing a rare bit of massive FAIL with the live streaming for Tuesday's media event iPhone 6 preordering. From having two audio feeds during the pre-show to a live Chinese translation that makes it hard to hear Apple's executives to (more…)
Sep 12
It’s iPhone buying season again and this year we’re faced with a very tough decision. Apple recently unveiled the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus at its press event on Sept. 9, 2014 and as many rumors indicated, we now have a 4.7-inch model and a 5 (more…)
Sep 12
The familiar “We’ll be back” sign has appeared on the US and other countries’ online Apple Stores (more…)
Sep 12
Apple’s online store was taken down Thursday night as the company braced for what is expected to be a flood of preorders for its recently-announced next-generation handsets, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. (more…)
Sep 12
Apple has taken its online store down in order to prepare for the launch of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders. Pre-orders for the two devices are expected to begin at 12:01 AM Pacific Time or 3:01 AM Eastern Time on September 19, on Apple’s site and o (more…)
Sep 12
Audio and video equipment maker Philips has debuted a new headphone set for iOS devices that offers a (more…)
Sep 11
A detailed look at Apple’s new Apple Pay mobile and online payments solution reveals the reasoning behind decisions from credit card issuing banks to not only adopt the service, but offer low per-transaction fees. (more…)
Sep 11
Two Senate committee chairs have sent a letter to Tim Cook requesting more information about the security situation at Apple, specifically as it concerns iCloud security and measures taken to protect customer data.The Mac Observer Spin: Hopefully this is (more…)
Sep 11
If you’ve just been dying to get your hands on a gold MacBook Air, a new rumor floating around the web is sure to make your day. According to a tech website aptly named A Tech Website, the long-rumored line of 12-inch MacBook Airs that are expected (more…)
Sep 11
Walmart, as is its custom, is planning to offer the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus at a slight discount from other m (more…)
Sep 11
A sketchy rumor on Thursday claims Apple’s rumored 12-inch MacBook Air will debut in the middle of 2015, to be available in gold, space gray and silver colors identical to those offered with the iPhone. (more…)
Sep 11
The Apple Watch won’t hit stores until next year, but a report on Thursday is already saying the next iteration will come packed with more sensors and fitness-oriented functionality. (more…)
Sep 11
Remember Simon Pierro? He's a magician who uses an iPad in his act. He's amazing, and he has a new video out where he is set up a LEGO store using real-world LEGOs for his iPad magic. I'm not sure which I enjoy most-Simon Pierro's abilitie (more…)
Sep 11
Reuters has some big news about future generations of the Apple Watch: according to people familiar with Apple’s plans, the device will eventually get more health-releated sensors. Which generation we can expect to see these sensors or what types of (more…)
Sep 11
Based on unlocked iPhone price checks, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster believes Apple’s latest handsets will see higher sustained ASPs thanks to upgraded storage capacities and the new top-end iPhone 6 Plus model. (more…)
Sep 11
Future versions of the Apple Watch will include “richer health features and additional sensors,” according to a new report from (more…)
Sep 11
Apple’s eighth iPhone event introduced two new larger-screened, larger-capacity new phones, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, along with a continuation two of the world’s top selling models, iPhone 5c and 5s, now at a reduced price. (more…)
Sep 11
We have a killer giveaway for you called the Epic iPhone 6 Giveaway. That's because it's an epic iPhone 6 giveaway. Cool, right? All you have to do is sign up to receive TMO Deal notifications, and you're entered to win. In two months, our fri (more…)
Sep 11
Now that we have Apple Pay and the Apple Watch it looks like Apple may be moving away from their â90s âiâ branding to a more modern and corporate branded âAppleâ naming scheme. On the Mac there is an easy keyboard shortcut to type that Apple symbol, (more…)
Sep 11
Japanese video game publisher Square Enix announced a new initiative this week, putting some of its most popular games in the h (more…)
Sep 11
Departing from its usual product launch operations, Apple will have iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models waiting at brick-and-mortar stores on Sept. 19 for customers placing preorders online. (more…)
Sep 11
With Apple’s Mac notebooks continuing to prove popular with consumers, the company has been rumored for some time to be working on a (more…)
Sep 11
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Last Call updates: AT&T announces iPhone 6 trade-in promo, in (more…)
Sep 11
On Tuesday Apple rolled out its iPhone-based payment system called Apple Pay. This sounds like a great thing, and that could very well prove true, but it's ultimate success could hinge on who ends up paying the transaction fees. (more…)
Sep 11
Panic will be bringing its Transmit file manager to iOS with the release of iOS 8, according to an announcement. The new a (more…)
Sep 11
It appears that Apple will be allowing users to select “Personal Pickup” when placing iPhone 6 pre-orders, which means that users may be able to pick up their iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus at an Apple retail store on launch day, September 19, rather than wait (more…)
Sep 11
Macworld has shuttered its print magazine and laid off most of its staff. Contributing Editor Chuck La Tournous shares some of the details and looks back at the magazine that was born with the Mac and the people who made it worth reading for over 30 years (more…)
Sep 11
Pre-orders for the iPhone 6 will start at 12:01 a.m. PDT and will be available to purchase in Apple Stores on Sept. 19th, 2014, but what isn’t widely know is that it looks like Apple is kicking off Personal Pickup availability starting with preorder (more…)
Sep 11
With the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple added numerous features designed to make life better for users. Photographers are no exception, getting goodies like phase detection autofocus and optical image stabilization –?AppleInsider took a look at all of (more…)
Sep 11
Apple will hold its annual Made for iPod/iPhone/iPad summit between November 12th and 14th this year in Shenzhen, Chin (more…)
Sep 11
The influence of the entertainment industry is underappreciated. Strong leaders, for the sake of drama, are always depicted as extroverts-gregarious and flamboyant. Regrettably, that may have led the media to incorrectly diagnose Tim Cook in the compariso (more…)
Sep 11
The unveiling of Apple’s iPhone 6 handsets has unsurprisingly fueled a flood of trade-in requests from previous-generation iPhone owners lured by the new devices’ larger displays and bonus features. But they’re not the only ones preparing to make the jump (more…)
Sep 11
One of the biggest rumors for the iPhone 6 was a new (more…)
Sep 11
Panic, the company behind the popular file management app Transmit for Mac, has plans to bring Transmit to iOS in the near future, taking advan (more…)
Sep 11
TMO's Dave Hamilton had the chance to go hands on with the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, so today he joins Jeff Gamet to talk about his first impressions and which model he's buy. Dave also squares off with Bryan Chaffin to debate whether or not (more…)
Sep 11
In the US, online preorders for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus will begin at 12:01AM Pacific time Friday morning. While Apple h (more…)
Sep 11
Apple promised pre-orders for the ,iPhone and iPhone 6 Plus would start on Friday, September 12, but didn't say exactly what time. Thanks to Apple's carrier partners, we know that time is 12:01AM pacific time, which means there will be a lot of p (more…)
Sep 11
After purchasing an iPhone 6 or an iPhone 6 Plus, many upgraders will be left with old iPhones or Android phones that can be worth quite a bit of money. There are several options for trading in old devices that can significantly cut down on the cost of pu (more…)
Sep 11
Be sure to follow 9to5Toys to keep up with the best gear and deals on the web: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: TP-LINK 300Mbps Universal Wi-Fi range extender $20 shipped (orig. (more…)
Sep 11
Apple has announced this year’s summit for its Made-for-iPhone/iPad/iPod accessory program will take place Nov. 12-14 in China. The event will focus on briefing accessory manufacturers on HomeKit, iBeacon, and other new technologies coming in iOS 8.  (more…)
Sep 11
The second group of international iPhone 6/6 Plus launches will happen on September 26th, checks at Apple’s internatio (more…)
Sep 11
For the launch of the iPhone 6 on September 19th, Apple Stores will use a new system called Reservation Pass, (more…)
Sep 11
BlackBerry has announced that it has acquired Movirtu, a UK-based startup pioneering virtual-SIM technology, allowing a single d (more…)
Sep 11
Following Tuesday’s announcement of both the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus, Apple announced plans to begin taking pre-orders for the devices on Friday, September 12. (more…)
Sep 11
In a rare public interview, Apple Vice President Greg Joswiak will appear onstage at the Code/Mobile conference in late October, where he will discuss his company’s fall 2014 lineup, set to include the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. (more…)
Sep 11
While the price to gigabyte ratio for magnetic platter-based hard drives can’t be beat, the speed that a SSD brings to (more…)
Sep 11
Over 4.9 million Gmail user names and passwords were posted on a Russian Bitcoin forum earlier this week, posing a potential security headache for a lot of people. Google said there wasn't any data breach, which means the logins were likely culled fro (more…)
Sep 11
Re/code announced today that Apple VP Greg Joswiak will be attending its inaugural Code/Mobile conference next month to talk about Apple’s new products announced earlier this week including the new iPhone 6 models, the new iOS 8, and the companyR (more…)
Sep 11
Intel is hoping Apple will turn to the California company for the cellular baseband h (more…)
Sep 11
Apple’s first iPhone 6 and 6 Plus shipments are already landing on U.S. soil, reports (more…)
Sep 11
For most people, the decision of which wallpaper to choose for your iPhone is just a matter of going through your photo library to find the right picture. For Espen Haagensen, however, the process just became a whole lot easier. Starting September 17th, (more…)
Sep 11
Good news and bad news for Tesla Model S owners: the iOS and Android apps have been updated to allow you to start the car without a key – but the matching firmware update needed by the car hasn’t yet arrived. Version 2 of the iOS app also pro (more…)
Sep 11
DigiTimes is citing supply-chain sources as stating that Apple is gearing-up its iPhone 6 production plans for an anticipated 80 million sales by year-end. If achieved, it would represent 33 percent year-on-year growth. Makers in the iPhone supply chain (more…)
Sep 11
Big-name analysts seemed satisfied with what they saw and heard during Apple’s launch of the iPhone 6, Apple Watch and Apple Pay, reports Forbes. Summarising investor notes from a dozen major companies, Chuck Jones found the general feeling was (more…)
Sep 11
When Apple announced its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models earlier this week, it only provided preorder and shipping info for a handful of initially launch countries. The company has now confirmed a second wave of iPhone 6 launches for a long list of (more…)
Sep 11
Current iCloud customers received a welcome email from Apple Wednesday evening telling them the rates they're paying for extra storage have been adjusted to be in line with the new lower prices. Apple also said customers are receiving refunds for the (more…)
Sep 11
Two American regional carriers, US Cellular and C Spire, have announced plans to sell the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus on September (more…)
Sep 11
The Apple Watch will use a unique system to authorize NFC mobile payments, reports say. Normally Apple Pay is authori (more…)
Sep 11
With preorders for Apple’s next-generation iPhone beginning tonight, AppleInsider takes a look at the precautions iPhone owners planning to sell or trade their old handset for a brand-new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus need to take before divesting themselves (more…)
Sep 11
Apple is still working to perfect methods of manufacturing Liquidmetal parts, according to a new patent application published Thursday by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, with the company moving on to processes for melting the unique metal alloy and (more…)
Sep 11
The fact that Apple was working on a smartwatch may have been one of the worst-kept secrets in the world, but the company did at least manage to keep us guessing about the form it would take – right down to whether the form factor would be square or (more…)
Sep 11
Apple’s homepage for India has revealed that the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are to debut in the country on Oc (more…)
Sep 11
The New York Times reported today that Apple has informed the big three carriers and retail stores in China that the iPhone 6 an (more…)
Sep 11
The campaign of hiring leading names from the world of fashion continues at Apple with trade magazine AdAge reporti (more…)
Sep 11
FaceTime and Skype have long been popular ways to make free video calls to your friends and family from your iPhone and iPad, but Viber has now joined the party. While video calling has been available on the desktop version of Viber for some time, the mob (more…)
Sep 11
Following international criticism, China’s antitrust regulators vigorously defended ongoing actions. With concern from o (more…)
Sep 11
Apple’s homepage for India has revealed that the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are to debut in the country on Oc (more…)
Sep 11
Apple is aiming to ship a combined total of 80 million (more…)
Sep 11
Following its update of the iOS 8 beta to Golden Master status, Apple on Wednesday also updated iTunes 12, being test (more…)
Sep 11
On Wednesday, iOS 8 and Yosemite beta visitors to iCloud.com — the web portal for iCloud web services such as (more…)
Sep 11
Google Voice has updated its app for iOS, offering a revised user interface to match iOS 7 guidelines. Google Voice allows us (more…)
Sep 11
Otterbox has announced the release of a new lineup of cases for the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The Defender Series, Commuter (more…)
Sep 11
It took Samsung just one day to deliver six new ad spots that take pot shots at the new iPhone 6, Apple Watch and even Apple’s handling of the Tuesday keynote’s live stream. (more…)
Sep 10
From 9to5Toys.com: Walmart, the giant US retailer, often negotiates exclusive price cuts on products that smaller retailers can’t match. Just like last year, it has set its sights on the all new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. According to a report pu (more…)
Sep 10
Samsung was already taking shots at the iPhone 6 this morning with some new ads, but the Android handset maker has gone even further by releasing a set of new videos on YouTube today mocking everything from the iPhone 6 livestream problems to the device&# (more…)
Sep 10
According to a report from The New York Times, Apple is facing issues in China that have led the California tech giant to delay the launch of its latest devices in that country. While many countries will be getting the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus on September 19t (more…)
Sep 10
The New York Times reported today that Apple has informed the big three carriers and retail stores in China that the iPhone 6 an (more…)
Sep 10
Capitalizing on Apple’s much-talked about and publicized special event yesterday, Samsung has released a series of new web ads (via (more…)
Sep 10
Yesterday Apple and U2 announced that the band’s newest album Songs of Innocence would be given away to all 500 million iTunes customers for free. Most users likely assumed that they’d have the option of downloading the album if they wanted it (more…)
Sep 10
As part of its new iCloud storage pricing initiative, Apple is allowing existing subscribers to keep "legacy" plans while paying a cheaper annual fee than they would if signed on to the monthly rates introduced on Wednesday. (more…)
Sep 10
During the Intel Developer Forum in the Bay Area yesterday, Intel have the world the first look at its new chip series that (more…)