Apple Loop: Disappointing iPhone 8 Leaks, March's Surprise Smartphone, Tim Cook's Boring iPhone Plan
Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week's Apple AAPL +0.10% Loop includes new iPhone models for March, more storage for the iPhone 8, Apple dropping TouchID, why the iPhone 8 will be boring, the slow success of Apple ...and more »
Al Gore has sold more than $37 million worth of Apple stock in February
Former U.S. vice president and Apple board member Al Gore sold about half his holdings in Apple stock on Wednesday, garnering more than $29 million. According to an SEC filing, Gore sold 215,437 shares on Wednesday, leaving him with 230,137 shares ...
Al Gore just sold $29 million of Apple stockBusiness Insider
Apple board member Al Gore sells $29.5M of company stockAppleInsider (press release) (blog)all 4 ne
Apple iOS 10.2.1 Release Admits To Serious Problems
It has taken three months, two software updates, warnings from the Chinese government, over 100 pages of customer nagging and numerous articles by publications around the globe since I exclusively broke the story in November but Apple AAPL +0.10% ...
Apple Finally Has a Fix for iPhone 6 Battery ProblemFortune
Does YOUR iPhone randomly switch off? Update it NOW: Apple says iOS 10.2.1 has 'significantly reduced' the problemDai
Apple's 'iPhone' 8 looks to bring a bigger redesigned battery (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 73) - CNETCNET
Apple's 'iPhone' 8 looks to bring a bigger redesigned battery (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy Podcast, Ep. 73)
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Apple Says Third-Party iPhone Screen Repairs No Longer Fully Void Your Warranty
iPhones that have undergone any third-party screen repair now qualify for warranty coverage, as long as the issue being fixed does not relate to the display itself, according to an internal memo distributed by Apple today. MacRumors confirmed the memo ...
Third-party iPhone screen repairs no longer void warranty, Apple saysAppleInsider (press release) (blog)all 4 news articles »
Apple iPhone 7 Plus fire caught on video
The owner of an Apple iPhone 7 Plus got a surprising wake-up call earlier this week. Her smartphone was on fire. A video posted on Twitter on Wednesday by Brianna Olivas, an 18-year-old college student in Tucson, Arizona, shows the rose gold iPhone in ...
Apple is investigating an iPhone 7 Plus that 'blew up'Macworld
Apple investigating 'exploding' iPhone 7 Plus after video of smoking handset goes viralMirror.co.uk
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Google takes on Apple iMessage with enhanced SMS for Android
Google's plan to bring SMS text messaging into the modern internet age and compete against Apple iMessage is finally taking shape. android-messages-rcs.png. Google's newly named Android Messages will be embedded on Android phones sold by more ...and more »
Apple is investigating an iPhone 7 Plus that 'blew up'
A Twitter video of a smoking iPhone 7 Plus has gone viral, prompting Apple to investigate. On Friday, Apple said that it was working with Brianna Olivas, who shared the video of her iPhone 7 Plus after it “blew up,” to try to find out the cause of the ...
Apple iPhone 7 Plus fire caught on videoCNET
Apple investigating 'exploding' iPhone 7 Plus after video of smoking handset goes viralMirror.co.uk
Apple's new product launch: Introducing Apple Park
Apple has issued a press release in time for Steve Jobs' birthday on the 24th of February, launching their new headquarters as if it was a new product. I am an Apple fan from my MacBook Pro to my Apple Watch, and love their products. But I am not ...
Apple Inc says it will open its new Steve Jobs-inspired 'spaceship' headquarters in AprilFinancial Post
Apple 'spaceship' headquarters readies for boardingCTV News
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Apple, Samsung Need to Dazzle in a Slow Market
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Smartphone sales aren't growing like they used to. That means pressure is rising on phone makers to dazzle consumers. For the two largest players in the business, Apple and Samsung, the goal this year is to restore some luster to their brands. Both saw ...
Samsung's Never-Ending Battle With Apple Over 'Slide to Unlock' May be Headed to Supreme Court - Mac RumorsMac Rumors
Samsung's Never-Ending Battle With Apple Over 'Slide to Unlock' May be Headed to Supreme Court
A longstanding lawsuit between Apple and Samsung over "Slide to Unlock" may be headed to the Supreme Court of the United States. Samsung has until March 29 to file a petition for a writ of certiorari, aka a request for Supreme Court review, per FOSS ...
- 9 to 5 Mac
Apple extending coverage of Retina MacBook displays with 'Staingate' issue
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In 2015 we reported on an issue with MacBook Retina displays that were seeing problems with the anti-reflective coating wearing off, which came to be known as 'Staingate.' Although some customers experienced the issue as early as 2012, Apple started ...
Apple Extended its MacBook Pro Anti-Reflective Coating Repair ProgramMac Rumors
Is Apple's strategy forcing pros to ditch Mac for Windows?BGRal
- Ars Technica
Apple deleted server supplier after finding infected firmware in servers [Updated]
A mid-2016 security incident led to Apple purging its data centers of servers built by Supermicro, including returning recently purchased systems, according to a report by The Information. Malware-infected firmware was reportedly detected in an ...and more »
IBM And Apple: The Truth About Buffett's Technology Buys
So far this year, the Nasdaq composite has been the best performer out of the three major indices. Investors seem to be warming up to tech, particularly some of the larger players in the technology space, and while it might seem like a disconnect to ...and more »
Apple Blossom Festival marching forward
The interim president of the all-volunteer Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival board says they're still marching forward with planning other festival events while trying to mend their relationship with the Town of Kentville. Alxys Chamberlain told ...
- Business Insider
Apple's next-generation 3D iPhone camera could 'reinvent the user experience'
Apple is developing a new camera with "3D sensing and modeling capabilities" that could "reinvent the user experience" to be included in a redesigned iPhone expected to launch later this year, according to new research from KGI Securities analyst Ming ...and more »
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Found: Internal Apple Computer Memos From 1979, Left at a Seattle Goodwill
Earlier this week, Reddit user vadermeer was at the Seattle Goodwill Outlet, when “I noticed the Apple logo on letterhead sticking out from a bin of books” and started digging through the box. Inside was a trove of papers from the early days of Apple ...
Apple Is Expanding Its Presence in Seattle Near Amazon and Microsoft
After revealing the name of its soon-to-be-opened new headquarters in Silicon Valley, the iPhone maker is growing its footprint and workforce in Seattle—not far from the homes of Amazon and Microsoft. Apple (aapl) confirmed to tech news site GeekWire ...
After Bendgate, Apple Now Faces Meltgate
This morning in pre-market trading, Apple shares started suddenly diving for no apparent reason and, at one point, got as low as $134 and change per share. After a bit of digging, the issue turns out to be a video of an iPhone 7 (going viral maybe ...
Apple may have delayed its first exciting new product of 2017
Apple's expanding line of iPad tablets is widely accepted as the gold standard in the tablet market. While tablets as a whole have been largely disappointing considering the explosive growth that leading market research firms predicted following the ...
Apple eyeing redesigned iPad, analyst saysFox Newsall 86 news articles »
A world free of charging cables? It's all up to Apple
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge features wireless charging, and successor the S8 will likely have the same capability. Roger Cheng/CNET. The pitch has always been a simple one: Place your phone down and watch it charge automatically, without the fuss of ...
Disappointing iPhone 8 Leaks Are Key To Apple's Boring SuccessForbes
Apple is going all-in on wireless charging for the iPhone 8BGR
Apple Has at Least Five Different Groups Work
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The Real Difference Between Google And Apple
Google and Apple are both hyper-successful companies, but chart their patents, and they have completely different innovation signatures. The Real Difference Between Google And Apple. Recent posts. Remembering The Life And Work Of Chinese ...and more »
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Apple vowed to revolutionize TV. An inside look at why it hasn't
The Apple TV set-top box is displayed after a product announcement in San Francisco in September 2015. next play/pause pre 1/1. Waterloo Region Record. By Mark Gurman. Earlier this month, Apple poached the chief of Amazon's Fire TV unit to run its ...and more »
Apple Blossom Festival board considering Kentville's offer to host ...
The festival's board was reviewing an a signed agreement from the Town of Kentville Thursday afternoon.and more »
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Robert Sikoryak pokes fun at Apple with quirky and humorous juxtapositions
Let's admit it—every time a new update for any Apple product pops up on a screen, most people scroll through the dozens of paragraphs to the bottom, and check the damn box. Rarely does anyone read the entire document. Then, a nagging anxiety wells up.
Apple expands in Microsoft's backyard
Apple is growing its team in Seattle by creating a new hub for artificial intelligence research. Apple's expansion will also bolster a relationship with researchers at the University of Washington, which on Thursday announced a $1 million endowment ...
Apple is expanding its Seattle offices to focus on AI and machine ...The Verge
Apple to expand Seattle AI & machine learning efforts with more space & staffAppleInsider (press release) (blog
- The Globe and Mail
Apple 13% rally threatens to end brief stock picker renaissance ...
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Tech giant's market dominance is a fresh blow to money managers.and more »
Petition aims to keep Apple Blossom parade in Kentville
A Kentville man is hoping his petition will help reverse a decision to move the Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival parade to New Minas from Kentville, a distance of a few kilometres. "The name of the festival this year is 'Rooted in Tradition' and ...and more »
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Apple acquires facial recognition start-up
With its recent acquisition of the Israeli start-up, RealFace, specializing in facial recognition, Apple gets hold of new, more advanced technology than currently available for sorting and searching photos on its devices. RealFace technology could also ...
Will Apple add facial recognition or iris scanning to the next iPhone?Macworld (blog)
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Opinion: Instead of Apple, Warren Buffett should be buying this smartphone play
Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 835 processor is displayed next to the larger Snapdragon 820 processsor and a penny at CES 2017 in January. By. MichaelBrush. Columnist. Qualcomm has been a tech darling loved by many ever since the dot-com boom of ...and more »
These Apple iCar concepts are completely awesome, and also ridiculous
Apple's top secret automotive aspirations are well documented, and yet nobody actually knows what the company is building or when we'll get to see it. That's fine, because these “iCar” concepts from ClickMechanic are so cool — and utterly insane ...and more »
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Apple airs regional AirPods ads featuring UK musicians
AppleInsider (press release) (blog)
As part of a shift toward targeted digital and regional ad campaigns, Apple on Tuesday released three new versions of its "Notes" AirPods commercial in the UK featuring music from The 1975, Craig David and Lianne La Havas. The trio of commercials ...
Apple Shares a Series of AirPods Ads on UK YouTube ChannelMac Rumorsall 8 news articles »
As Apple fights Qualcomm, Intel reveals modem w/ 1Gbps & CDMA support likely headed to 2017 iPhone - 9 to 5 Mac9 to 5 Mac
As Apple fights Qualcomm, Intel reveals modem w/ 1Gbps & CDMA support likely headed to 2017 iPhone
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Intel today took the wraps off of its new XMM7650 modem, which offers gigabit LTE performance and is the likely front-runner for the iPhone introduces later this year. As detailed by PC Mag, Intel's new processor is a direct competitor to the Qualcomm ...
Apple could ditch Qualcomm for new Gbps Intel XMM 7650 modem in iPhone 8AppleInsider (press release) (blog)all 68
Apple quietly bought iCloud.net domain, shuts down eponymous social network
It looks like Apple has finally picked up one of the last remaining pieces of internet property linked to one of its key service brands: the iPhone and Mac giant has quietly taken over ownership of iCloud.net, TechCrunch has learned. Subsequent to that ...
Apple Purchases iCloud.Net Domain, Shuts Down 'iCloud Social Network' SiteMac Rumors
Apple buys iCloud.net domain, shuts down associated Asian s
Here's the best argument for Apple buying Netflix
Netflix is fueling a surge of revenue growth for Apple's App Store, according to data released by analytics firm Sensor Tower on Tuesday. Spending rose 130 percent year-over-year in 2016 in the "entertainment" category of the App Store, which includes ...
Apple Could Have Plans for a Big iPad Event in MarchFortune
Apple to unveil new iPads, a red iPhone 7, and a revamped iPhone SE in MarchNetwork World
Apple rumored to announce complet
- Show Notes: Apple's ecosystem walls keep getting higher
Before every episode of The Vergecast I sit down, read through a bunch of news, and take a bunch of notes. It's one of the most enjoyable parts of my week, and I started thinking it might be fun to do every day on the site. So, I just sat down and ...and more »
Apple won't skimp on storage for the iPhone 8
For the last ten years, Apple has had an odd habit of nickel-and-diming customers over the cost of internal storage. Although the flash storage chip inside the iPhone normally costs Apple $20, it's stuck with a base level of 16GB of storage for the ...
Apple rumored to eliminate 32GB tier with 'iPhone 8,' with capacity starting at 64GBAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
Apple's New iPhone Set For Surprise Early ReleaseForbesall 28 news artic
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Apple on Cusp of New iPhone 'Supercycle' in China
Wall Street Journal (subscription) (blog)
Optimism over the 10th-anniversary iPhone expected later this year has helped propel shares to fresh highs. It may also help reverse a troubling trend in arguably Apple's most important market: China. Sales of iPhones in the Middle Kingdom were down 18 ...
After confirming upcoming Apple TV app, Facebook said to be in talks to stream MLB games - 9 to 5 Mac9 to 5 Mac
After confirming upcoming Apple TV app, Facebook said to be in talks to stream MLB games
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Just last week, Facebook confirmed that it is in the process of developing an Apple TV app that will carry a focus on video. Now, Reuters reports that Facebook is also in negotiations with Major League Baseball regarding potential streaming rights ...and more »
Verizon Opens In-House Agency, Hires Andrew McKechnie From Apple to Run Creative
Today Verizon followed Sprint, Chipotle, Coca-Cola, Facebook and more in establishing its own in-house creative advertising agency. The telecom giant, which is currently one of the five biggest ad buyers in the U.S., hired global group creative ...
Verizon Hires Ad Talent From Apple, Builds In-House AgencyAdAge.com
Verizon Hires Apple's Andrew McKechnie as CCO of Its New In-House AgencyAgenc
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Apple CEO Tim Cook wakes at 3:45 am Maybe you should, too
Almost every morning at about 3:45 a.m. PT they begin to happen. Tim Cook's emails, that is. Yes, hours before most have even hit the snooze button, Apple's CEO is firing off missives that will be in the inboxes of employees and associates when they ...and more »
Apple Says EU Breached its Rights in Tax Case
Apple has accused the European Commission of unfair treatment in a high-profile $13.7 billion tax case. The tech giant accused the European Union's competition watchdog of breaching its "right to good administration," according to the Financial Times, ...
Apple takes on the European Commission over €13bn tax chargeWired.co.uk
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Apple accuses EU of a litany of “breaches” in def
How Apple hides its iPhones: Prototypes have special stealth cases that hide almost the entire screen and their own ... - Daily MailDaily Mail
How Apple hides its iPhones: Prototypes have special stealth cases that hide almost the entire screen and their own ...
New leaks have revealed how far Apple goes to keep its prototype iPhones a secret. Smartphones are shipped from China to the US in a 'stealth' black case that only shows a small portion of the display. There are strips of yellow tape on the indicate if ...
- Your Apple Pencil needs — nay, deserves — a bespoke leather grip
The Apple Pencil is a wonderful piece of technology. But for all its technical smarts, the design leaves something to be desired. The white plastic is cold and harsh, and the cap for the Lightning port is easy to lose. Fortunately, the excellent Apple ...
Strava finally offers native app for Apple Watch – are we closer to the perfect run tracker? - TechRadarTechRadar
Strava finally offers native app for Apple Watch – are we closer to the perfect run tracker?
It's finally here: a way for runners to leave their iPhone behind and still be able to upload their run to Strava at the finish. Strava, one of the most popular running platforms around, has ironically been dragging its feet over launching a native app ...and more »
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Vancouver drivers can now use Apple Pay for on-street parking
Vancouver-based PayByPhone app now lets iOS users purchase parking with Apple Pay, which processes payment without storing or sending credit card information. Share on Facebook. Tweet ...and more »
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Agreement could see Apple Blossom Grand Street parade remain in Kentville
An emergency meeting of Kentville town council was held Feb. 21 to address the announcement by the Apple Blossom Festival board of directors that the Grand Street parade would be moved to New Minas. ©Kirk Starratt. KENTVILLE, NS - Could the Apple ...
Apple Blossom Festival parade may remain in KentvilleLocal Xpressall 2 news articles »
Apple Trades May Bolster Insider-Trading Charges Against Walters
Add Apple Inc. to the stocks that U.S. prosecutors say gambler Billy Walters reaped profits from through insider trading. In addition to alleging Walters reaped millions by trading on inside information in Dean Foods Co. at his trial next month ...and more »
Apple Pay dominates mobile payments, and it could change retail forever
Apple Pay is increasingly good for Apple, but it's arguably a boon to a struggling retail industry, as well. By Matt Asay | February 21, 2017, 10:51 AM PST. RSS. Comments; Facebook; Linkedin; Twitter; More. Email; Print; Reddit; Delicious; Digg ...and more »
Calm the iPhone 8 buzz, Apple analyst warns
Apple Inc. stock is trading at record highs, but at least one analyst thinks talk of a “super cycle” and mounting excitement for the next iPhone are getting out of hand. Deutsche Bank's Sherri Scribner raised her 12-month price target on the stock ...
Apple hits another all-time high as Morgan Stanley predicts future iPhone with 'longer battery life'Business Insider
Apple stock closes at new high of $136.70 as marke