All Apple-Related News

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

Mar 1
David Barnard, CEO of Contrast, has today announced that they will be bringing a slimmed down version of Launch Center Pro to the Apple Watch. You can see how the app has been transformed from the grid appearance of the iOS version to a simple list, to op (more...)
Mar 1
Global home furnishings retailer Ikea today announced a product launch of powered bedside tables, lamps, and desks that implement (more...)
Mar 1
Huawei has introduced a new fitness tracker, the TalkBand B2, that made its debut alongside the company's new sma (more...)
Mar 1
HTC revealed a third device at its Utopia in Progress event, alongside the One M9 and the Vive VR headset, a rumored fitness t (more...)
Mar 1
The worldwide magazine debut of the Apple Watch continues this week on the cover of fashion magazine (more...)
Mar 1
The New York Times has published a piece about the culmination of the Watch project, as Apple transitions from product development stages to production and marketing to consumers. The piece reiterates that Apple was working on a vast array of health tr (more...)
Mar 1
Huawei has introduced its flagship Android Wear device, simply known as the Watch. The company has called on traditiona (more...)
Mar 1
Over the past week, we’ve heard rumors that Apple planned “pop up” stores for displaying the new Apple Watch inside high end stores in both Paris Galeries Lafayette and London Selfridges (pictured above). Now the Austin Statesman notes (more...)
Mar 1
Highly Reliable Systems has announced the immediate availability of its new 2.5-inch MPac-G2 RAID backup media at the XChan (more...)
Mar 1
Back in the day, the first thing we learnt on Macs was to point and click. Then it was how to drag and (more...)
Mar 1
Following from features in fashion magazines in France and Germany, the Apple Watch has made its UK editorial debut in Sunday’s publication of Style. Although the Watch did not make the cover (although the cover does say that it is ‘starri (more...)
Mar 1
Apple is planning to open a dedicated pop-up shop for the Apple Watch at high-end department store Selfridges in London, according to sources. The shop will likely be located near the entrance of the iconic Wonder Room, a 19,000-square-foot shopping hall (more...)
Feb 28
A new image has surfaced that shows construction of an outdoor extension at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, as reported by (more...)
Feb 28
We have received images of a white building under construction behind the Yerba Buena Center of the Arts, the venue for Apple’s ‘Spring Forward’ event on March 9th. The tipster said that security guards are patrolling the scene, wear (more...)
Feb 28
Have you ever tried to put in a screen protector that relies on static to cling to the screen? How many bubbles an (more...)
Feb 28
For those wanting an ultra-portable keyboard to use with your iPhone or iPad, but don't want the bulk and weight of a keyboard case should consider the Logitech Keys to Go. (more...)
Feb 28
An iPhone has reportedly exploded in a Long Island, New York man's pocket, sending him to the burn ward for 10 days. Erik (more...)
Feb 28
An iPhone has reportedly exploded in a Long Island, NY man's pocket, sending him to the burn ward for 10 days. Erik Johnso (more...)
Feb 28
VLC has famously been on and off the App Store but it's back now and looks likely to stay because the developer is p (more...)
Feb 28
Find My iPhone was first released in June 2010 initially for the iPhone. Now, Find My iPhone allows you to track the location of your device, be it an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch, in case it gets lost or stolen. This is a great benefit because when you loc (more...)
Feb 28
Precision watch manufacturers are combining forces to combat Silicon Valley's surge into the space. Manufacture Modules Techno (more...)
Feb 28
While the debate about this week's US Federal Communications Commission Title II regulation and Net Neutrality vote rages on p (more...)
Feb 28
HERO Keyboard by Corey Stone is a keyboard app that arranges the letters based on the frequency of use in the English l (more...)
Feb 28
Apple today released an updated aerial shot of the construction progress of its Campus 2 project in Cupertino, California. The new shot was made available on the City of Cupertino’s official website and continues to show the steady progress includ (more...)
Feb 28
Apple's 2015 family of iPhones are expected to adopt features first introduced in other Apple products, such as the dynamic Force Touch input found on the Apple Watch, but won't include a recently-rumored multi-camera system, AppleInsider has been advised (more...)
Feb 28
Want sharper photos, but don't want to carry a bulky tripod? Vern Seward points out great options in this installment of iPhoneography 101. (more...)
Feb 28
Deep in the recesses of Southern California is a path in a park that splits to the left and the right. The left path lead (more...)
Feb 28
Apple today released an updated aerial shot of the construction progress of its Campus 2 project in Cupertino, California. The new shot was made available on the City of Cupertino’s official website and continues to show the steady progress includ (more...)
Feb 28
The newly-updated Airy - YouTube Downloader for Mac does what almost every word in its title says. It downl (more...)
Feb 28
In the second half of The Telegraph’s interview with Tim Cook, Apple CEO Tim Cook has reaffirmed his position on privacy. Cook says that whilst currently consumers do not understand the ramifications of sharing their data with third-parties, ̶ (more...)
Feb 27
Apple's stock price will collapse to less than half its value, according to a research note from German investment bank Berenberg. AppleInsider reported analyst Adnaan Ahmad told the bank's clients that Apple is too reliant on the iPhone and will (more...)
Feb 27
In the ongoing Silicon Valley shuttle bus saga, drivers serving five local tech firms, including Apple, voted on Friday to seek representation by the Teamsters union. (more...)
Feb 27
Just when you thought the platform wars were over ... okay, maybe you didn't. Either way, Apples vs. Robots by umetec is a very (more...)
Feb 27
  Accessory maker LunaTik today teased a new protective product for the upcoming Apple Watch. Not many features of the Epik Apple Watch Kit have been revealed, but the case is said to provide a level of water resistance that should allow you to use (more...)
Feb 27
Video playing and translation app VLC has received a major new update today, including a return to an iOS version of the app. Th (more...)
Feb 27
This your last chance to pay what you want for the Learn to Design Bundle, a collection of tutorials that will teach you design skills. You'll also learn how to use Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, how to design flat, responsive websites, and more (more...)
Feb 27
In an interview published on Friday, Apple CEO Tim Cook reaffirmed his commitment to customer data privacy, saying most consumers likely do not know how dire the situation is, but will be "very offended" when they find out. (more...)
Feb 27
Apple recently opened up iWork for iCloud to anyone. At iCloud.com, Apple posted a note announcing, "Now anyone can use Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for iCloud." Previously, the service was open to Apple devices only. (more...)
Feb 27
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Last Call Updates: U (more...)
Feb 27
In a new interview with the UK newspaper the Telegraph, Apple CEO Tim Cook has revealed a few new tidbits about th (more...)
Feb 27
Two of the best minds that follow Apple got together and worked out what we can expect to see during Apple's March 9 media event. Jeff Gamet and Kelly Guimont (with some inspiration from Chris Breen), take their best shot at predicting what else we mi (more...)
Feb 27
Fittingly enough for a racing game, let's get this out front: AG Drive ($4) is a Wipeout clone. That isn't a strike against it & (more...)
Feb 27
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Monoprice MFi Lightn (more...)
Feb 27
Recently one Fresh-Faced Recruit turned to the MacNN forums looking for help figuring out why they were having trouble (more...)
Feb 27
At Apple's online store today, take advantage of discounts on refurbished MacBook Pro models that start as low as $999 for the 13.3 (more...)
Feb 27
The MLB.com At Bat app for iPhone and iPad gets a big update today in time for Spring Training bringing Spanish language support, new features, and all the details on what content will be available. Most of the app has also been redesigned including all n (more...)
Feb 27
When boardgames make the leap from physical to digital, there's often a lot of anticipation about how well they'll translate fr (more...)
Feb 27
Case Logic is known its line of backpacks, cases, and other storage accessories, all of which are priced affordably, making it quite popular with people looking for inexpensive but quality solutions for car (more...)
Feb 27
Ending an unusual scenario where two iOS betas were being tested by developers simultaneously, a new report suggests that iOS 8. (more...)
Feb 27
VideoLAN has today launched several updates to VLC across its apps on iOS, Android, OS X, and every other platform where the app is available, marking the first time that the company has pushed such a massive coordinated release and the re-release of th (more...)
Feb 27
Not everyone has the same expectations for Apple's March 9 media event. Kelly Guimont and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to duke it out over what announcements we may get along with more Apple Watch news on the 9th, including John's prediction fo (more...)
Feb 27
Sengled’s Pulse LED light system is definitely a product I never thought would be a thing. The Pulse series is a system of LED lights with built-in speakers. Yes, you read that correctly. It’s something I never thought would need to exist. Tha (more...)
Feb 27
iOS 8.2 could be released to the public as soon as next week, while the release of iOS 8.3 may not be far behind, setting the stage for the launch of the Apple Watch in April, according to a new report. (more...)
Feb 27
In 1952, the first video game was invented at the Brookhaven National Laboratory. Tennis for Two was played on an oscilloscop (more...)
Feb 27
As we head into March, deals are beginning to pick up a little bit. The iPad Air 2 is still available at discounted prices from B&H Photo, and Best Buy is offering discounts on its stock of original iPad Air tablets. (more...)
Feb 27
Welcome to Daily Deals, the time when we search for deals, offers, discounts, and sales on hardware, software, and other technol (more...)
Feb 27
Q Branch is out with a big update to Vesper, the alternative note-taking app for iOS. Vesper 2.005 adds landscape support to the app for iPhone so you can now browse, manage, and create notes outside of portrait orientation. The 2.005 update also include (more...)
Feb 27
VideoLAN has today launched several updates to VLC across its apps on iOS, Android, OS X, and every other platform where the app is available, marking the first time that the company has pushed such a massive coordinated release.  The new versions (wi (more...)
Feb 27
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Monoprice MFi Lightn (more...)
Feb 27
In 1952, the first video game was invented at the Brookhaven National Laboratory. Tennis for Two was played on an oscilloscop (more...)
Feb 27
An upcoming product called CyClip will act as a bicycle handlebar mount for the Apple Watch. Currently in development by a company called Var out of Michigan, the team plans to launch the product shortly after Apple launches the Apple Watch in April. CyCl (more...)
Feb 27
Apple may be planning to release iOS 8.2 to the public as early as next Monday, reports (more...)
Feb 27
Google is packing even more useful information into the latest version of its Maps app for iOS. Google Maps 4.3.0 for iPhone and iPad adds several contextual data points to locations like nearby businesses for address searches, quick facts for notable lo (more...)
Feb 27
Ericsson has decided to give up on its efforts to renew patent licensing agreements over technology used in the iPhone and iPad and instead is taking its case to federal court. The two companies had been negotiating terms to renew a 2008 licensing agreeme (more...)
Feb 27
Apple is already attempting to eliminate the need for consumers to carry a wallet and may soon extend its assault to the second pat of the venerable three-pat technique, as Apple chief executive Tim Cook said this week that the company designed its forthc (more...)
Feb 27
Whether intentionally timed or just a matter of coincidence, Apple's just-announced March 9 event is likely to overshadow the Mobile World Congress mega-conference in Barcelona, which will take place the preceding week. (more...)
Feb 27
In an interview with the UK’s Telegraph newspaper, Tim Cook said that while people might see limited reasons to want an Apple Watch today, they will soon find lots of other uses for it. The interview took place during a London stop in Cook’s i (more...)
Feb 27
Apple Watch is launching in April, and Apple just scheduled a March 9th press event where it is expected to give it a proper introduction, but between those two dates Swiss watchmakers will finally unveil their own smartwatches that will likely compete w (more...)
Feb 27
Apple is set to give the Apple Watch one more big event on March 9th before its debut in April, but the fashion world’s go to magazine Vogue is continuing to prominently feature the Watch before it goes on sale to the public. French site Mac4ever  (more...)
Feb 27
Citigroup analyst Jim Suva weighed in with his expectations for Apple Watch pricing following the news that Apple is hosting a media event on March 9. Apple already announced pricing will start at US$349-presumably for the Apple Watch Sport-and he thinks (more...)
Feb 27
Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday made an unannounced visit to the iconic Apple Store in Covent Garden, a popular shopping and tourist location in London, according to (more...)
Feb 27
Previously on Pointers we talked about how OS X comes with text shortcuts, a way for you to write a co (more...)
Feb 27
The last chapter of Aereo has nearly been written, with the conclusion of its bankruptcy sale. Falling far short of a peak $34 (more...)
Feb 27
Tim Cook’s international tour continues. After visiting BILD, Chancellor Angela Merkel and an Apple Store in Germany, and President Reuven Rivlin in Israel, he was photographed today in the Apple Store in London’s Covent Garden. Business I (more...)
Feb 27
ABC News, which was added to Apple TV in the U.S. last year as a dedicated channel, has now made it across the Atlantic to Europe and Scandinavia, reports iFun. The channel offers both live and recorded shows, including local news broadcasts from a number (more...)
Feb 27
Apple's marketing blitzkrieg for the upcoming Apple Watch has made it to the pages of Vogue Paris, with the latest edition of fashion's holy scripture blessing the new device with a two-page spread that calls the Watch "a small revolution" ready t (more...)
Feb 27
Did you know that you can use your Mac to record a video of your iOS device's screen, making it easy to show an inexperienced user how to access an app or change a setting? That's the subject of today's Quick Tip, and we think it's a prett (more...)
Feb 27
On February 26, Ericsson filed two complaints with the US International Trade Commission (ITC) and seven complaints in the United (more...)
Feb 27
Tactical shooters aren't anything new to most gamers. Raid-style games are a cornerstone of today's PC game market, thanks in n (more...)
Feb 27
After Smartflash successfully convinced a court that Apple devices infringed three of its patents relating to downloading and storing content, winning a $532.9M award for its trouble, the company is coming back for more–despite the fact that Apple i (more...)
Feb 27
Lux DLX by Sillysoft Games is a play-and-pass strategy board game of troop movements and world domination. The app has been a (more...)
Feb 27
The latest AppleInsider podcast is now available to download and subscribe in iTunes or SoundCloud, with detailed analysis of this week's news, including Apple's invitations to a March 9 media event, the FCC voting to enforce net neutrality, Pebble fundin (more...)
Feb 27
The U.S. government has accused China of violating trade agreements by imposing “intrusive” and “protectionist” rules that would prevent companies like Apple selling technology to Chinese banks. The regulations, announced by China (more...)
Feb 27
Ericsson, an early pioneer in cellphone technology, has upped the ante in a patent dispute with Apple by asking the U.S. International Trade Commission to block the import of iPhones into the country. Ericsson owns patents to a number of fundamental tech (more...)
Feb 27
Apple faces further legal action from Ericsson this week after refusing (more...)
Feb 27
Mobile systems heavyweight Ericsson has plans to escalate its patent licensing case against Apple with multiple lawsuits and U.S. International Trade Commission complaints, requesting both damages and injunctions against the Cupertino company's devices. (more...)
Feb 27
Former Apple retail chief Ron Johnson is getting back into the fashion game. The man who helped shape the Cupertino company’s retail arm made the jump to become CEO of JCPenny after exiting Apple in 2011, but was eventually removed from his position (more...)
Feb 27
Apple has added GreatSchools and GasBuddy to its list of sources for data in its Maps program. The latter company is said (more...)
Feb 27
Former Apple executive Ron Johnson, who cultivated the highly successful Apple Store retail initiative, is leading a $16 million investment round for online retailer Nasty Gal, marking his return to the fashion industry. (more...)
Feb 26
Pebble has released a new version of its smartwatch SDK, in preview. Version 3.0 is built wi (more...)
Feb 26
The latest Good Technology Mobility Index Report on the mobile enterprise space, based on a survey of Good's customer base f (more...)
Feb 26
The curiously-named CoconutBattery 3.2 is a free app that examines the batteries in your MacBooks and your iOS devices. (more...)
Feb 26
A handful of recent Apple corporate job postings suggest the company is experimenting with virtual and augmented reality hardware and software, an area of intense interest some believe will be the next tech battleground. (more...)
Feb 26
One of the easiest ways to start out with home automation is with smart LED bulbs. Kelly breaks down how to get started and then some of the interesting uses for them once you get going. (more...)
Feb 26
Apple removed the "beta" tag to its online suite of iWork apps Thursday. The move means that anyone with an iCloud account can use Pages, Numbers, and Keynote on their browser. (more...)
Feb 26
In its first ever quarterly study, customer service analytics firm StellaService ranked Apple as the fastest and most most efficient online retailer in terms of shipments for the fourth quarter of 2014, taking an average of 2.5 days to send out orders. (more...)
Feb 26
Apple is reportedly working on bringing Touch ID to MacBook Pro and MacBook Air models. According to a report from a Taiwan rumor site, Apple will incorporate Touch ID into trackpads on its mobile Macs, and it could bring the technology to its desktop lin (more...)
Feb 26
In addition to sandwich chain Panera Bread and Subway, and fast food king McDonald's, some 860 bran (more...)
Feb 26
We discovered late last year that Apple was hiring software engineers with experience in virtual reality gaming and user interfaces, but new job listings this week point to Apple’s interest in the development of hardware for virtual reality. Apple is s (more...)
Feb 26
PC users that have been curious to try out Apple's suite of productivity programs, formerly known collectively as iWork, ar (more...)
Feb 26
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Last Call Updates: A (more...)
Feb 26
The Code Black drone with built-in HD camera has been a very popular deal, but it's about to end. As of this writing, there are 11 hours left to get it for $89-retail is $199. It fits in your palm, has a six-axis gyro, takes HD video, and flies for 10 (more...)
Feb 26
Ahead of the Apple Watch's launch, accessory makers are already hoping to create solutions that will allow the device to be used with a wide array of existing watch bands. (more...)
Feb 26
Apple on Thursday removed the beta tag from its Apple ID creation tool, granting anyone, on any platform access to access to the iWork for iCloud Web-based productivity suite. (more...)
Feb 26
[Ed. Note: Rob Bates, is a senior editor for JCK, and blogger/writer about the diamond and jewelry industries—this post originally posted here] When we first started talking about the Apple Watch, some predicted that the highest-end model—the 18k gold (more...)
Feb 26
The Federal Communications Commission approved new policies on Thursday to reclassify Internet service providers as Title II carriers in a move to protect net neutrality. The change gives the FCC the authority to block companies like Comcast and Verizon f (more...)
Feb 26
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Thursday (more...)
Feb 26
Apple has not provided details on when the Apple Watch might begin shipping to customers beyond the broad "April" launch date (more...)
Feb 26
  Tapbots has announced on its website that it is officially discontinuing some of its apps to focus on Tweetbot and Calcbot, for the time being. Convertbot’s features have been built into Calcbot, as we covered last week, so it’s not (more...)
Feb 26
Apple has opened access to its Pages, Numbers, and Keynote apps at iCloud.com to all, even those without an Apple device (via TechCrunch). Earlier this month Apple opened the apps to those without an Apple device while offering 1GB of free storage (a (more...)
Feb 26
As expected, the Federal Communication Commission's votes today have not gone unnoticed by the telecommunications and Inte (more...)
Feb 26
Just one day after Smartflash won a $533 million jury decision against Apple, the intellectual property holder filed yet another patent case against the company seeking even more damages for alleged infringement. (more...)
Feb 26
Just one day after Apple was ordered to pay a (more...)
Feb 26
Several months after the iPad Air 2 hit shelves, form-fitting cases still remain few and far between, and even our favorite case makers have been rushing out “quick fix” options reusing most of earlier, thicker iPad Air 1 designs. MoshiR (more...)
Feb 26
Okay, so you’ve heard by now that Apple is having a ‘Spring forward’ special event on March 9th (just a day after the clock springs forward in the US for DST), and Tim Cook has pinned the Apple Watch debut down to sometime in April, so (more...)
Feb 26
Apple announced a special media event today for March 9 with only one hint in its tag line: "Spring forward." Bryan Chaffin and Kelly Guimont join Jeff Gamet to share their thoughts on the media event and what sort of Apple Watch-related announcements it (more...)
Feb 26
Apple has added another food-and-beverage arrow to its Apple Pay quiver, as hot sandwich chain Firehouse Subs on Thursday announced that each of its more than 860 locations across the U.S. would begin accepting contactless payments through Apple Pay. (more...)
Feb 26
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Feb 26
In addition to sending out invitations to its upcoming March 9th event, Apple has announced on its website that it will provide a live stream for what is anticipated to be an event focused largely on the Apple Watch. On the event page, Apple also invites (more...)
Feb 26
Today only, until supplies run out, readers can grab Apple's 64GB iPad Air (Wi-Fi + 4G LTE) in Space Grey for $399 shipped, while a sister offer slashes the company's top-of-the-line MacBook Pro by $400 -- both of which are the lowest prices we've ever se (more...)
Feb 26
The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday voted to regulate Internet service providers as "common carriers" under the Communications Act, preventing those companies from creating so-called "Internet fast lanes," and at the same tim (more...)
Feb 26
As it has done for past events, Apple's upcoming March 9 event, where it is expected to give final details on the upcoming Apple Watch, will be available as a live video stream from the company's website as well as the Apple TV set-top box. (more...)
Feb 26
Avatron, the company behind popular secondary display app Air Display 2 today launched an updated version of the software, Air Display 3. Like Air Display 2, Air Display 3 allows users (more...)
Feb 26
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Readdle’s wireless (more...)
Feb 26
Apple has just invited several media outlets to a ‘Spring forward’ special event on Monday, March 9th. We’re sure to see a whole lot more of the Apple Watch at this event ahead of its April debut. The event will take place at the Yerba B (more...)
Feb 26
The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has approved the net neutrality rules, including Title II regulation of Internet S (more...)
Feb 26
Apple has today invited the media to an event on March 9. The "Spring Forward" event is taking place at the Yerba Buena (more...)
Feb 26
Apple began inviting media to a March 9th event called "Spring Forward," as first reported by The Loop. The name and timing alike both suggest the event will focus on the Apple Watch. (more...)
Feb 26
Google's Sundar Pichai, senior vice president of Android, Chrome and Google Apps, recently sp (more...)
Feb 26
Apple today sent out invites for a media event that will be held on March 9, 2015 at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, reports (more...)
Feb 26
Apple on Thursday sent out invitations to members of the media, inviting them to a keynote presentation on Monday, March 9, where it's expected the company will give more details on the upcoming launch of the Apple Watch, and potentially unveil anticipate (more...)
Feb 26
Apple has added some nice new touches to Apple Maps with animated 3D imagery for iconic landmarks starting with the UK. Apple Maps now shows the correct time on Big Ben and a rotating London Eye when users viewing the landmarks access the app’s 3D (more...)
Feb 26
Berenberg Bank believes Apple's financial model is too reliant on the iPhone, and has predicted that the company's shares will plummet more than 50 percent to $60 -- a price target so extreme that it seems more of a statement than an actual, plausible for (more...)
Feb 26
If you think US$5,000 or $10,000 for and Apple Watch is too rich for your blood, how about nearly $75,000. That's how much Brikk will charge for its top-of-the-line custom enhanced Apple Watch Edition encrusted with diamonds.The Mac Observer Spin: Of (more...)
Feb 26
Apple yesterday updated its 3D "Flyover" map of London, adding animated images onto popular London-based attractions that result in real-time moving pictures right inside of the Maps app (via (more...)
Feb 26
In case you weren’t in front of your TV set last night when ABC aired its Apple-centric episode of Modern Family, the “Connection Lost” episode that plays out entirely on a MacBook screen using FaceTime, iMessage, and other Apple product (more...)
Feb 26
The real winner at this year's Oscars event was LEGO, even though the movie was snubbed. First, a show-stopping song where everything was awesome, and then the best take away from the night were the LEGO Oscar statues. How awesome, even Oprah flipped (more...)
Feb 26
Despite the Apple Watch not yet shipping, design company Brikk has unveiled the Lux Watch product line. Their new collection in (more...)
Feb 26
Apple is among the companies China has officially dropped from its state-approved technology buying list-a move that was unofficially revealed several months ago. The change means Chinese government agencies can't purchase iPhones, iPads, or Macs.The (more...)
Feb 26
Imagination Technologies, the company who designs the graphics processors used in Apple's A-series chips, unveiled the PowerVR GT7900 on Thursday, a so-called "super-GPU" that will power affordable game consoles, and could be a candidate for a fut (more...)
Feb 26
Storage company WD, today expanded its suite of network attached storage (NAS) solutions with four new products that addres (more...)
Feb 26
We truly do not appreciate how good apps are -- until we hit a problem. You join us now live as we head in to London by train (more...)
Feb 26
On the eve of the net neutrality vote at the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC), chairman Tom Wheeler has reportedl (more...)
Feb 26
A meeting this week between Apple chief executive Tim Cook and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin reportedly included assurances from Cook that the company intends to continue growing its operations in the region, a large part of which are focused on chip de (more...)
Feb 26
Imagination Technologies, the company who designs the graphics processors used in Apple's A-series chips, unveiled the PowerVR GT7900 on Thursday, a so-called "super-GPU" that will power affordable game consoles, and could be a candidate for a fut (more...)
Feb 26
Last quarter, Apple's iPhone took a record 89 percent share of smartphone operating profits, directly causing another record for the holiday shopping season: an all-time low for devices running Google's Android. (more...)
Feb 26
While the Apple Watch is not expected to be released until April, luxury and couture product design company (more...)
Feb 26
It seems pretty much every gadget in the world these days–from phones to bicycle lights–is charged via USB, so you can never have too many USB charging points in your home. The Lightning Rabbit Triforce is a simple device with two goals: to charge yo (more...)
Feb 26
Bedside alarm apps are hardly new by any stretch of the imagination, and we'd be willing to bet that most iPhone users have tri (more...)
Feb 26
A weekend move by China has stricken Apple, Intel, Cisco, Citrix, and McAfee from approved vendors for governmental purchas (more...)
Feb 26
Apple gained ground in enterprise device activations over the fourth quarter of 2014, especially in strictly regulated industries, while Android share slipped over the same period, according to the latest data from Good Technology. (more...)
Feb 26
Following Apple CEO Tim Cook's visit to Israel this week, the company's increasing interest in the co (more...)
Feb 26
If you’re a fan of impromptu karaoke sessions, Spotify is about to make life easier by integrating Musixmatch lyrics into its desktop apps. Simply fire up any song on our desktop app and hit the new Lyrics button. You can also search and browse popu (more...)
Feb 26
The WSJ is suggesting that Apple’s growing presence in Israel is focused on expanding the company’s chip design capabilities, reporting that it has hired most of the local employees of a chip design company shut down by Texas Instruments and (more...)
Feb 26
The Apple Watch might be water resistant, according to comments reported by French site iGen. Either that or it's a misunderstanding, and we don't really know which. Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly told employees at an Apple Store in Berlin that he (more...)
Feb 26
Based on shipment data, analyst firm IDC has determined that Apple and Samsung have effectively (more...)
Feb 26
Apple's iPads and iPhones are great, but there are a few drawbacks to using them versus using a full-fledged computer. Generall (more...)
Feb 26
The Chinese government has removed several prominent US tech companies, including Apple, from its list of approved vendors for state purchases, Reuters reported today. The change is hardly unexpected following the government’s response to accusation (more...)
Feb 26
Today only, until supplies run out, readers can grab Apple's 64GB iPad Air (Wi-Fi + 4G LTE) in Space Grey for $399 shipped, while a sister offer slashes the company's top-of-the-line MacBook Pro by $400 -- both of which are the lowest prices we've ever se (more...)
Feb 25
China has blacklisted Apple and a number of other big name U.S. technology brands from its approved state purchase list, leaving local companies to fill the resulting void, according to a report published on Wednesday. (more...)
Feb 25
George Washington University announced Wednesday that Apple CEO Tim Cook will give the commencement address for the 2015 graduating class. He will also be awarded an honorary doctorate of public service by the school. According to the school, Mr. Cook was (more...)
Feb 25
Google Play Music has received an upgrade to its music storage component, allowing customers to keep more songs on its (more...)
Feb 25
Apple CEO Tim Cook will give the keynote address to graduates at George Washington University this May, the university (more...)
Feb 25
It was announced on Wednesday that Apple CEO Tim Cook will deliver George Washington University's commencement address at the school's graduation ceremony in May, where he will also receive an honorary doctorate of public service. (more...)
Feb 25
Apple CEO Tim Cook will give the commencement address at George Washington University’s graduation ceremony this May, the school announced today. Cook, who will receive an honorary degree during the event, was selected after being suggested by GWU s (more...)
Feb 25
This week's Pointers tip is short and sweet, and one of those head-slapping "of course!" moments. It's a far simpler way of ad (more...)
Feb 25
Google is reportedly in preliminary talks to buy a stake in Jawbone, perhaps best known for its popular UP line of fitness trackers, as the Internet search giant moves further into the wearable device industry. (more...)
Feb 25
Based on shipment data, analyst firm IDC has determined that Apple and Samsung have effectively (more...)
Feb 25
Does Samsung want to make an electric car? Jeff Gamet and Bryan Chaffin think so. They also look at the Pebble Time, which has raised tons of money on Kickstarter, even as Apple prepares to release the Apple Watch. With Apple getting ever-larger., they al (more...)
Feb 25
Griffinâs Survivor Slim for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus provides serious drop protection (MIL-STD 801G), works with the fingerprint scanner, is fairly light weight, and, as a bonus, is actually easy to remove from the package without the aid of a chain saw. It&# (more...)
Feb 25
Today's deal will get you eight developer training courses for just $49. It's called the Full Stack Hacker Bundle, and it includes courses on Amazon Web Services, HTML 5, GitHub fundamentals, Python, MySQL, PHP, and more. The retail value of this (more...)
Feb 25
A new report from Strategy Analytics published on Wednesday suggests so-called "Brand X" tablets collectively outperformed Apple's iPad and offerings from Samsung in 2014, marking the first time generic device makers beat out the two established b (more...)
Feb 25
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Last Call updates: L (more...)
Feb 25
Popularized in the 1980s, shoot 'em up's, or shmups for short, dominated the arcade scene. From Space Invaders through Ik (more...)
Feb 25
Google Play Music on Wednesday was updated to store up to 50,000 songs in the cloud for free, more than doubling its previous limit of 20,000 songs, and also blowing past the 25,000-song cap of Apple's subscription iTunes Match service. (more...)
Feb 25
While the Apple Watch will make its first US cover debut in the March issue of lifestyle and healt (more...)
Feb 25
Popularized in the 1980s, shoot 'em up's, or shmups for short, dominated the arcade scene. From Space Invaders through Ik (more...)
Feb 25
Apple has recently added two new companies to its list acknowledging data providers for Apple Maps. The two latest additions, GasBuddy and GreatSchools, first spotted by applemapsmarketing.com, are likely a sign that Apple intends to add additional feat (more...)
Feb 25
There was a time, when we were all new to personal computers, that we loved to build and use databases. A computer is the perfect tool for that kind of record keeping. However, in time, we all drifted away from that activity. John Martellaro ponders the w (more...)
Feb 25
Though podcasts are not a new medium, the format has seen significant growth over the last few months, attributed in part to the fact that Apple's Podcasts app is now built in to iOS 8. (more...)
Feb 25
Third-party data presented to users within Apple Maps may soon include local gas prices and school locations, thanks to new partnerships with GasBuddy and GreatSchools. (more...)
Feb 25
Welcome to Daily Deals, the weekday post where we scour the Internet for offers, discounts, and deals on computer hardware, (more...)
Feb 25
Opening in theaters this Friday, "Focus" starring Will Smith and Margot Robbie was edited entirely using Final Cut Pro X?--?a fact that Apple has highlighted on the software's official website. (more...)
Feb 25
Just a few days before the release of the Hollywood romantic comedy film (more...)
Feb 25
It’s no secret that Final Cut Pro X, the overhauled follow up to Apple’s widely used video editing software, wasn’t exactly a hit with its users when the app was first released in 2011. A comprehensive change in the way the software fun (more...)
Feb 25
Fresh from his trip to Germany, Apple CEO Tim Cook and Apple VP of Hardware Technology Johny Srugi -- the latter a gradu (more...)
Feb 25
Comcast may be exploring the possibility of creating its own wireless service, using its collection of Wi-Fi hotspots. Whil (more...)
Feb 25
Apple added several new companies to its App (more...)
Feb 25
Note: Kickstarter currently appears to be down possibly because of a certain new smartwatch… The iPhone-connected smart lock market is getting a new player today as Candy House introduces a new, competitively priced device called Sesame—a play (more...)
Feb 25
Welcome to episode 003 of the Happy Hour podcast! Today we’re discussing all things Apple Watch. Can Apple succeed in the smartwatch game? It’s clear Apple has been developing this product for a while and we’ll get into all of the need-t (more...)
Feb 25
Philips Hue and Lux smart lighting systems are popular with the TMO team, and our own Kelly Guimont has plenty of expertise to share. Kelly and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to talk about what makes Hue lighting so cool, and what you can do to make your (more...)
Feb 25
As the April launch of the Apple Watch fast approaches, Apple has taken out a major 12-page ad in the latest issue of fashion magazine Vogue, and also included a video version in the digital iPad edition. (more...)
Feb 25
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Samsung 55-inch 1080 (more...)
Feb 25
Microsoft is releasing the latest version of Skype for Mac today adding support for over a dozen additional languages and performance improvements for users. Beginning with Skype 7.5 for Mac, the communication app will now feature localization for the fo (more...)
Feb 25
(via Carlos Ribas) As Apple prepares to bring the Apple Watch to market in just a few short weeks, the company is once again turning to Vogue magazine to showcase its new product category or wearable devices. We first saw the Apple Watch make its magazi (more...)
Feb 25
One of the top designers in the world and the leader in electric car technology were spotted engrossed in private conversation this past Sunday at an exclusive Academy Awards afterparty, amidst a flurry of rumors surrounding Apple's rumored plans to build (more...)
Feb 25
Apple appears to be gearing up for a big marketing push for the Apple Watch ahead of (more...)
Feb 25
Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook was in Israel on Wednesday, and had a meeting with President Reuven Rivlin, as Apple is prepared to open a new office in the country. (more...)
Feb 25
Apple CEO Tim Cook is continuing his international tour this week with a stop in Israel, The Marker reports. The publication reports that Cook arrived in Israel today and has since met with President Reuven Rivlin (seen above) at his home in Jerusalem (more...)
Feb 25
A recent poll of over 3,100 9to5Mac readers indicates that most are not satisfied with current-generation iPhone battery life. Over 90% of respondents said that they want to see Apple improve iPhone battery life, versus less than 7% saying that “ (more...)
Feb 25
The continued rise of smartphone and tablet adoption and the addition of Podcasts as a stock app on (more...)
Feb 25
Footpath – usually $1 but at time of review free on the App Store – is a route map app for walkers and r (more...)
Feb 25
Even Samsung likes making fun of Samsung. Unlike most of its competitors, Samsung is embracing all of the crazy rumors about its upcoming devices and having a little fun with it on its website. This is probably what Samsung’s devices would actually (more...)
Feb 25
French site iGen is reporting that Tim Cook told an employee in the Kurfürstendamm Apple Store in Berlin that he wears his Apple Watch all the time–”even in the shower.” While Apple has previously mentioned water-resistance, and stated th (more...)
Feb 25
There are a ton of power accessories on the market for iPhone that it’s almost difficult to tell them apart. They all fit a ton of battery power in a case, but they are all pretty much the same, except for one. Prong has recently launched a new Ind (more...)
Feb 25
Back in April of last year, when a luxury model of the Apple Watch was still a vague rumor, I wrote an opinion piece in which I expressed the view that Apple could indeed pull this off. I went further, and suggested that it could even create an entire r (more...)
Feb 25
Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook was reportedly overheard telling a retail employee in Germany that he wears his Apple Watch in the shower, which would suggest that the water resistance of the wrist-worn device has changed since it was first announced last (more...)
Feb 25
A Texas court has ordered Apple to pay Smartflash US$532.9 million for infringing on the company's DRM and payment system-related patents. Smartflash argued that Apple used its patented technology in iTunes for managing purchases, along with accessing (more...)
Feb 25
Having trouble with iCloud syncing? That's what we're here for. In today's Quick Tip, we'll cover a (very) simple trick you can try when new contacts or calendar events just won't show up on your iOS device. Trust us, throwing your iPh (more...)
Feb 25
Numerous, a dashboard app for tracking a wide range of numbers, is an iOS app gem in terms of taking advantage of Apple technologies and one of my favorite lesser known apps for that reason. Today a new version of Numerous is being released adding ne (more...)
Feb 25
Battery life is always a concern for those updating to new versions of iOS. With that in mind, today we get a detailed comparison of battery life across the most recent versions of iOS including iOS 8.0.2, 8.2 Beta 2, and 8.3 Beta 2. A reader sent in the (more...)
Feb 25
In yet another sign that the forthcoming Apple Watch is poised to shake up the wearables market in a big way, the average smartwatch sold in 2014 for just over half of the Apple Watch's $349 starting price. (more...)
Feb 25
And Then It Rained by Megagon Industries is one of the most tranquil games we've come across. It's a colorful one-t (more...)
Feb 25
Apple has been handed a rare loss in a patent licensing trial. The Cupertino manufacturer has been ordered to pay patent (more...)
Feb 25
It seems Tim Cook had more on his schedule than a meeting with BILD during his visit to Berlin yesterday: the newspaper reports that he also met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Cook told BILD that they discussed security, net neutrality, environment (more...)
Feb 25
Microsoft is offering a simpler way for students around the world to check their eligibility for a free Office 365 license. (more...)
Feb 25
A federal jury in Tyler, Texas has ordered Apple to pay $532.9 million to patent licensing (more...)
Feb 25
Last week it was announced that an upcoming episode of the ABC sitcom Modern Family had been filmed using only iOS devices, and the entire story would play out on the screen of a MacBook. Today the producers of the show provided BuzzFeed with a look at h (more...)
Feb 25
YouTube is a wonderful place. The sheer amount of content uploaded to it every day is almost enough to entertain and educate us for (more...)
Feb 25
A U.S. federal jury in Texas ordered Apple to pay $532.9 million in damages on Tuesday after it found the company's iTunes digital media purchasing and distribution system in infringement of three patents held by licensing firm Smartflash. (more...)
Feb 24
During its investor call today, Chase (more...)
Feb 24
During a conference call with JPMorgan Chase investors today, executives announced that Chase Bank has activated over one million Apple Pay accounts since the service launched last year (via AppleInsider). The bank revealed some statistics about who̵ (more...)
Feb 24
A Texas jury has ordered Apple to pay out just under $533 million in a patent infringement case brought by Smartflash LLC regarding technology that the company said iTunes used without permission. Apple had attempted to argue that the patents were invalid (more...)
Feb 24
Dieter Zetsche, Chairman of Daimler AG and chief executive of Mercedes-Benz Cars, has stepped up to be the next major auto executive to dismiss Apple's much rumored "Titan" car. Dr. Zetsche, a 37 year veteran of Daimler, said that Apple has no experie (more...)
Feb 24
In a behind-the-scenes look at an upcoming "Modern Family" episode shot completely on iPhone 6 and iPad Air 2, co-creator and executive producer Steve Levitan said using the iOS devices didn't dramatically change the production process, and reveal (more...)
Feb 24
Apple has revised its World Travel Adapter Kit, which includes plugs for the differing electrical systems ar (more...)
Feb 24
As part of JP Morgan Chase's 2015 Investor Day on Tuesday, the bank went over statistics relating to its credit card business, announcing it has provisioned over one million wallets on Apple's fledgling Apple Pay mobile payments service. (more...)
Feb 24
One of the three Federal Communications Commission board members previously expected to vote in favor of Ch (more...)
Feb 24
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Last Call Updates: L (more...)
Feb 24
The ilumi-brand LED lightbulbs are now available in a larger size, and we have a deal on them. These bulbs are fully controllable from your iPhone or iPad, including hue and intensity. The app also allows you to program the lights for automated sequences (more...)
Feb 24
What is the "secret sauce" that made Dr. Mac fall in love with his overpriced Hue lighting system? There's only one way to find out... click here. (more...)
Feb 24
Apple CEO Tim Cook was spotted in Berlin, Germany on Tuesday, spending a portion of his day with the editors of the German tablo (more...)
Feb 24
In my humble opinion, everyone needs a portable Bluetooth speaker. If you've been postponing your purchase due to price, here's a bargain for you: The GOgroove BlueSYNC EDG Portable Wireless Bluetooth Speaker w/ Rechargeable Battery , Stereo Strea (more...)
Feb 24
Apple has posted a knowledge base article outlining how to convert to an Apple ID from an AOL Screen Name. Currently screen names are able to sign in to the iBooks/iTunes/App Stores, but not for much longer. And not converting can have some pretty dire c (more...)
Feb 24
As part of Apple's continued effort to build out its in-house mapping service, the company recently added nine new cities, including Venice, Italy, to the list of locations sporting 3D Flyover support. (more...)
Feb 24
Over the past two weeks, I’ve written about the (surprisingly easy) process of adding solid state drives (SSDs) to radically speed up older iMacs, and the varied challenge levels of adding SSDs to older Mac Pros, Mac minis, and non-Retina MacBooks. (more...)
Feb 24
  Apple today added nine new cities to its Flyover feature offering high resolution 3D imagery of select locations in its Maps app. The full list of new locations rolling out is below: Baton Rouge, LA Boise, ID Edinburgh, Scotland Cáceres, Spain Guadala (more...)
Feb 24
With hundreds of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus cases on the market, it can be difficult to find the perfect solution for your needs, managing the fine line between enough protection and too much bulk. (more...)
Feb 24
Apple and Google have all but destroyed the competition in the smartphone space, with the two companies' flagship mobile operating systems -- iOS and Android -- combining to power 96.3 percent of the smartphones shipped in 2014, new data indicates. (more...)
Feb 24
IDC just released its latest numbers on the top smartphones by operating system showing iOS and Android continue to collectively dominate the market with both experiencing growth during 2014. Together, iOS and Android grabbed 96.3% of all smartphone shi (more...)
Feb 24
Camel Audio, best known for its audio production plug-ins such as the Alchemy synth, appears to have bee (more...)
Feb 24
Yesterday in the MacNN forums, "the_badger" was looking for a way to copy 6TB of data, and is wondering if there is so (more...)
Feb 24
Welcome to Daily Deals, the post where we find the best discounts and offers on hardware and software for you, the discernin (more...)
Feb 24
At Apple's online store today, find big savings on refurbished MacBook Air configurations. The 11.6-inch MacBook Air with a 1.4GHz (more...)
Feb 24
Facebook is out with a useful update to its Messenger app for iPhone and iPad today adding an action extension for sharing content from other apps on iOS 8. This adds the ability to have deep Facebook Messenger integration with other apps including Safar (more...)
Feb 24
Pebble announced its new Time smartwatch as a Kickstarter project, and the Internet pretty much started throwing money at the company. John Martellaro and Kelly Guimont join Jeff Gamet to talk about the stunning response to Pebble's latest smartwatch, (more...)
Feb 24
The wearable fitness tracking Microsoft Band received an update this week adding support for biking, and integration with MapMyFitness and Microsoft's own HealthVault service, but it still lacks compatibility with Apple's HealthKit tools and Health app fo (more...)
Feb 24
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: iTunes gift cards 20 (more...)
Feb 24
It happens each time there is talk that Apple is preparing to enter a new product category: industry leaders issue the standard statement that they’re unfazed by potential Apple competition because 1) Apple makes computers and 2) this is their turf, (more...)
Feb 24
Pebble has unveiled its second generation of smartwatch, the Pebble Time, as a wearable devi (more...)
Feb 24
Apple's iPhone has topped Flickr's list of the top mobile cameras for years, with Apple even surpassing Nikon to be the (more...)
Feb 24
The FTC is fining the creators of two different smartphone apps, both of which were previously available as paid apps on the App Store, for falsely claiming to detect symptoms of melanoma. The two apps, MelApp and Mole Detective, have long been removed (more...)
Feb 24
When Camel Audio shut down in January, customers that used its audio app plug-ins and digital instruments were left wondering why they so abruptly stopped selling their products, but now that mystery has been solved: they were bought by Apple. Since Apple (more...)
Feb 24
Fruit Street Health (Fruit Street), is a new digital wellness and telemedicine platform which helps patients live a healthier li (more...)
Feb 24
According to multiple sources familiar with the matter, the latest changes to Apple retail by Angela Ahrendts is coming to (more...)
Feb 24
No matter which way you cut it, it remains remarkable that Samsung continues to serve as a key component supplier to Apple for the innards of the iPhone and iPad line while also being a major competitor in the mobile phone space. In fact, to this day, i (more...)
Feb 24
Update: Less than 30 minutes after launching its Kickstarter campaign, the Pebble Time is fully funded. Pebble has this morning announced the next generation of its smartwatch, called Pebble Time. The device, as we reported last week, sports a color e-pap (more...)
Feb 24
Almost everything Apple has done since the unfortunate passing of Steve Jobs has been met with comments about what the company would or wouldn’t have done had Steve still been here – even though his marching orders for Tim Cook were to never ask w (more...)
Feb 24
As Tim Cook honors what would have been Steve Jobs’ 60th birthday, the Apple CEO has been spotted in Berlin, Germany. Specifically, Cook has made an appearance at the newsroom of BILD (Bild-Zeitung), the famous German newspaper, alongside the publi (more...)
Feb 24
Do-it- yourself security monitoring company Swann has introduced the ultra-compact DriveEye Ultra, a portable 1080p HD dashboar (more...)
Feb 24
Pebble announced its third smartwatch model on Tuesday, dubbed Time, with a Kickstarter campaign just as it did with the original Pebble watch. The Time will ship in May with a sleeker body, color E Ink display, and an accessory port so other companies ca (more...)
Feb 24
International payment network Visa on Tuesday announced that it would extend its network tokenization service -- one of the foundational technologies behind Apple Pay -- to Europe beginning in mid April, signaling that the first overseas launch of Apple's (more...)
Feb 24
Best known for being a blockbuster success on Kickstarter, Pebble announced on Tuesday that it is returning to its roots, and will crowdfund its next-generation smartwatch with a color display and voice input, in a bid to take on the upcoming Apple Watch. (more...)
Feb 24
G-Technology has announced a new high-performance external G-RAID twin-drive storage system aimed at video professionals. Available in 8TB, 12TB and 16TB versions, the G-RAID with Thunderbolt 2 and USB 3.0 delivers transfer rates of up to 440MB/s, enoug (more...)
Feb 24
The just released ExoLens kit for the iPhone 6 is a professional pair of lenses, a 3x telephoto and a wide angle that attach to the iPhone with a sturdy lattice mount. The mount is threaded with a standard 1/4"-20 connection, ready for a tripod. The syste (more...)
Feb 24
Samsung Electronics has inked a deal with both Apple and LG to supply a (more...)
Feb 24
In a deal said to be worth billions of dollars, Samsung will allegedly provide at least half of the dynamic random access memory used in the processor for Apple's 2015 iPhone update, according to a new rumor. (more...)
Feb 24
On The Line by Kevin Choteau is a scrolling not-quite-a-maze game where you hold a finger down on the screen and try to stay (more...)
Feb 24
Storage company G-Technology has launched a pair of hard-drive based storage solutions at Britain's broadcast and production ev (more...)
Feb 24
Visa Europe has announced that its European contactless payment terminals will support the tokenization service used by Apple Pay by mid-April. This would allow Apple to introduce Apple Pay to Europe anytime from this point on. Tokenisation technology wil (more...)
Feb 24
U.S. students and teachers have been able to get free access to Microsoft Office 365 since 2013, and the company has now extended the deal to a range of other countries. Millions of students around the world are eligible for free Office from their school (more...)
Feb 24
Google is expanding the availability of its Inbox app to users of its Google Apps for Work service. The Google for Work blog (more...)
Feb 24
Apple on Tuesday was granted a patent for a method by which two or more mobile device users can share and interact with app data in real time, including the ability to see each other's screens during a FaceTime call. (more...)
Feb 24
Following the lead of Republicans in Congress, the two GOP commissioners of the Federal Communications Com (more...)
Feb 24
Sometimes it's hard to stay calm in a world of constant noise. We hear it in our morning commutes, we hear it in the office place, (more...)
Feb 23
Audio software developer Camel Audio announced in January that it would be shutting down for good and removing its software from sale, but no one knew quite why. However, it now appears that the company has been acquired by Apple. Today Camel Audio updat (more...)
Feb 23
Apple has seemingly purchased UK-based digital audio effects maker Camel Audio, best known for the popular Alchemy synth plug-in, suggesting the firm's software may be included in a future version of Logic Pro X. (more...)
Feb 23
Apple will soon make a significant change to retail store Genius Bar appointments to improve the customer experience, according to several sources briefed on the upcoming shift. During the week of March 9th, Apple’s United States stores will launch a ne (more...)
Feb 23
Samsung announced Monday that it will acquire the "battery pack business" of Magna International, a major automotive supplier. The company said the purchase, "is expected to enhance Samsung SDIâs capabilities in batteries for electric vehicles by combini (more...)
Feb 23
Apple appears to have acquired popular music plug-in and effect maker (more...)
Feb 23
Developer Tapbots on Monday pushed out an update to its popular iOS Twitter client Tweetbot for iOS, bringing playback support for videos and GIFs hosted by the ubiquitous microblogging network. (more...)
Feb 23
A number of analysts revised their expectations for Apple's stock last week -- only to watch those year-end estim (more...)
Feb 23
Apple stock hit a new high of $133 at the closing bell on Monday, rocketing up 2.7 percent on the day to grow its market capitalization to just under $775 billion, a number two times larger than second-largest publicly traded U.S. company Exxon Mobil. (more...)
Feb 23
Tweetbot for iPhone 3.5.2 has been released today to support the native videos introduced by Twitter recently. The update allows users to play back the clips recorded and shared natively in the official Twitter app. Today’s new build also adds impr (more...)
Feb 23
Have you ever wanted to read more, but never found yourself with enough time? Do you love to browse Wikipedia, but find that yo (more...)
Feb 23
We have a great deal on the Power Vault 18,000mAh Portable Battery Pack for just $29.99. In addition to a high capacity, it has two USB ports so you can charge two devices at one time. It's slender, can stand on its edge, and has a minimalist style. C (more...)
Feb 23
In a change to its online storefront on Monday, Apple introduced a revised World Travel Adapter Kit with a total of seven AC plug types and a reduced price of $29, as the package no longer includes a USB power adapter or cable. (more...)
Feb 23
Earlier in February, the White House held a Cybersecurity Summit to discuss online security and privacy. Afterward, information was released about actions the government would take, including integrating Apple Pay into federally issued debit and credit ca (more...)
Feb 23
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Last Call Updates: L (more...)
Feb 23
As this photo of the original Mophie Juice Pack and Tylt’s Energi for iPhone 6 shows, iPhone battery cases haven’t changed much over the years. They’ve existed for almost as long as iPhones, and remained ubiquitous due to Apple’s c (more...)
Feb 23
After releasing a fresh beta of Xcode 6.3 on Monday, Apple outlined a new crash reporting service that will help developers target, fix and track problems directly from the development tool. (more...)
Feb 23
Samsung has acquired the battery pack business of leading automotive parts supplier Magna International. The move, according to a statement from the companies, will “enhance Samsung SDI’s capabilities in batteries for electric vehicles.” While Sams (more...)
Feb 23
Alongside releasing the second OS X 10.10.3 preview release and iOS 8.3 beta 2, Apple shared Xcode 6.3 beta 2 through the Mac and iOS Developer Center today. The latest beta version of Xcode, which developers use to build and manage software, includes a n (more...)
Feb 23
Along with the death of AOL logins for use in Messages, the ability of AOL members to use AOL credentials to log into iTun (more...)
Feb 23
Starting with the latest betas of iOS 8.3 and OS X 10.10.3, new alternate skin color options are available when selecting emojis of people and faces. In addition, Siri has added a host of new languages on iPhone and iPad. (more...)
Feb 23
Today's second OS X 10.10.3 beta builds on the emoji groundwork laid (more...)
Feb 23
In addition to Wireless CarPlay, more diverse Emojis, and improved logging in for Google services, iOS 8.3 adds a major new feature: several new languages for Siri. Over three years following the initial Siri beta in 2011, iOS 8.3 adds support for the fol (more...)
Feb 23
Lenovo's decision to bring in a little extra money by installing what amounts to a man in the middle attack on computers has left its customers open to serious security risks. Kelly Guimont and John Martellaro join Jeff Gamet to talk about the damage (more...)
Feb 23
We've checked out quite a few photo filter apps, from apps like Tintype which give the user very little control, to apps like A (more...)
Feb 23
The long-standing partnership that allowed AOL members to login to iTunes with their AOL credentials will come to an end at the end of next month, meaning those consumers still taking advantage of that ability will need to migrate to an Apple ID or lose a (more...)
Feb 23
Today's second OS X 10.10.3 beta builds on the emoji groundwork laid (more...)
Feb 23
Earlier this month, Apple released the first OS X 10.10.3 pre-release update to testers with a beta version of the iPhoto replacement app called Photos. Today an updated build is rolling out to testers through the Mac App Store. Apple has also released a (more...)
Feb 23
Two weeks following the first beta, Apple has released iOS 8.3 beta 2 to developers for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. As we reported upon the first beta, the upcoming release includes a Wireless CarPlay feature, a new Emoji picker, improved login for (more...)
Feb 23
Welcome to Daily Deals, where we search the Internet for offers and discounts on hardware, gadgets, and software for you, th (more...)
Feb 23
On Monday, Apple released new second betas for both OS X 10.10.3 and iOS 8.3, along with a second (more...)
Feb 23
Apple on Monday seeded developers with another beta version of its forthcoming OS X 10.10.3 update, asking testers to focus primarily on the new Photos app with additional attention paid to Wi-Fi captive network support and screen sharing. (more...)
Feb 23
The second beta of iOS 8.3 was released to developers on Monday, fixing a bug found in previous versions that could cause issues when connecting to a CarPlay-enabled vehicle infotainment unit. (more...)
Feb 23
During the Academy Awards on Sunday night, Apple debuted a new minute-long TV commercial that features the iPad (more...)
Feb 23
While it remains unknown if Apple will ever release a new budget smartphone to succeed the iPhone 5c, which was a plastic-backed carbon copy of the iPhone 5, a new gallery of renders from (more...)
Feb 23
Apple today seeded the second beta of OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite to deve (more...)
Feb 23
Apple today seeded the second beta of iOS 8.3 to developers, two weeks after seeding the (more...)
Feb 23
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Griffin MFi Apple-Ce (more...)
Feb 23
Several years late, Apple is finally dropping support for logging into the iTunes Store, App Store, and iBookstore via an AOL username and password. Apple has emailed users with AOL accounts attached to iTunes to indicate that login support will end on Ma (more...)
Feb 23
Privacy advocates have long tried to educate consumers on the perils of giving apps access to GPS data, but a group of Stanford researchers has developed a method to infer a device's location from a seemingly much more innocuous source -- battery charge i (more...)
Feb 23
23 year old Yaroslav Dubinina was electrocuted earlier this month while surfing social networks on her iPhone in the bath tub in Moscow. The electrocution victim was charging her iPhone at the time, and her roommate found her with the phone sitting at the (more...)
Feb 23
Search giant Google is reportedly doubling down on its mobile payments strategy, agreeing on a new deal with major U.S. wireless providers to pre-install the Google Wallet app on Android handsets while acquiring the technology behind Softcard from those s (more...)
Feb 23
The original Brydge Keyboard was a nice product, but the company had grave customer service issues. Now, under new ownership, Brydge Global, the BrydgeAir BT keyboard for iPad continues its tradition of physical excellence with a model for the iPad Air an (more...)
Feb 23
Apple has added a support document to its (more...)
Feb 23
Apple premiered its newest iPad commercial during the Oscars Sunday night, and the ad showing high school students filming movies with iPads was shot on an iPad, too. Martin Scorsese provided a voice over extolling the importance of exploring our creativi (more...)
Feb 23
Puzzle games are a great way to pass the time on a lazy afternoon, or on a long morning commute on the bus or train. The comfo (more...)
Feb 23
Apple has issued a warning to developers that it has deprecated the garbage collection feature used for memory management in favor of Automatic Reference Counting, or ARC. New Mac apps and app updates submitted to the Mac App Store starting in May will be (more...)
Feb 23
Apple has been accused of poaching employees from rival technology companies for the second time in a week, this time f (more...)
Feb 23
Google just announced that its new YouTube Kids app is available for both iOS and Android devices starting today. The new app for kids is the first of its kind for Google, but the launch follows reports that Google was preparing kid-friendly versions of Y (more...)
Feb 23
Contactless credit and debit cards are only just starting to take off in the USA, but with Apple Pay driving merchants to introduce contactless payment terminals, you are increasingly likely to find that RFID symbol on your bank cards when you receive (more...)
Feb 23
Featured in our guide to the best Apple device batteries, the one-of-a-kind MacBook external battery pack ChugPlug demonstrated that Lenmar knows how to make unique accessories. By comparison, Lenmar’s new Maven Battery Case for iPhone 6 ($100) (more...)
Feb 23
While Apple has notably been engaged in a back-and-forth poaching war with electric vehicle maker Tesla in recent months, a new report from The Korea Times claims that Apple has also been targeting “experts in next-generation technology” fro (more...)
Feb 23
  Despite being the largest company in the world ever by market cap, Apple’s stock price continues to climb upwards. Today, it hit a new all time high of $130.75, with a market cap of almost $760 billion dollars, at time of writing. This repr (more...)
Feb 23
It's a funny world where most Mac users have heard of TextExpander by Smile Software but so many of us do (more...)
Feb 23
Apple's mapping efforts appear to be growing, as AppleInsider readers continue to spot mysterious sensor-laden vans, just like the ones previously confirmed to be registered to Apple, roaming around the United States. (more...)
Feb 23
Parents with young children now have a new option for tablet-based entertainment, as Google on Monday officially unveiled YouTube Kids, a new app for the video sharing site focused on enabling children to discover content for themselves. (more...)
Feb 23
Apple is planning on investing â1.7 billion into two new data centers in Europe scheduled to open some time in 2017. The facilities will be powered entirely by renewable energy and are set to be built in Denmark and Ireland.The Mac Observer Spin: Apple i (more...)
Feb 23
With its latest recruiting efforts, Apple is allegedly targeting "experts in next-generation technology" from rival Samsung, offering raises and competitive benefits to lure talent to California. (more...)
Feb 23
Apple is hiring away Samsung employees working on next-generation technology, including sign (more...)
Feb 23
Toyota, listed by Apple as an official CarPlay partner, has told the NY Times that it “currently has no plans” to offer the system in the USA. John Hanson, the national manager of Toyota’s advanced technology communications, said while the (more...)
Feb 23
We told you last week that Pebble is likely about to announce the next-generation of its smartwatch, featuring a thinner design, a color e-paper-like display, and a revamped OS. Now, thanks to an image hosted on Pebble’s own servers, we have a look (more...)
Feb 23
A team of biomedical engineers at Columbia University has developed an iPhone dongle costing just $34 that can conduct HIV tests with similar accuracy to ‘gold standard’ laboratory equipment costing over $18,000. The test, which also detects (more...)
Feb 23
Apple has announced that it will be spending €1.7B ($1.92B) on two new European data centers, each of which will be among the largest in the world at 166,000 square metres (1.8M square feet)–three times larger than the company’s North Carolina (more...)
Feb 23
We wrote something ages ago about finding documents on your Mac. Fortunately, the whole point of HoudahSpot 4 (more...)
Feb 23
Apple is expanding its data center collection and improving its online services in Europe, by creating two more "state-of-the (more...)
Feb 23
Apple on Monday announced a multi-billion euro data center project that will add new state-of-the-art facilities in County Galway, Ireland and Denmark's Jutland peninsula to the company's roster in 2017, with both locations powered exclusively by renewabl (more...)
Feb 23
Apple on Monday announced a multi-billion euro data center project that will add new state-of-the-art facilities in County Galway, Ireland and Denmark's Jutland peninsula to the company's roster in 2017, with both locations powered exclusively by renewabl (more...)
Feb 23
Despite being among the first automakers to sign on with Apple's CarPlay initiative, Japanese marque Toyota is reportedly planning to stick with its own in-house infotainment system for the foreseeable future. (more...)