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Report: Apple wants to charge $400 for its new wearable
Report: Apple wants to charge $400 for its new wearable
Internally, Apple executives had discussed selling the new iTime smartwatch for $399, a price that would be significantly higher than existing watches. ...... 31 Aug 2014
Apple launching wearable next month, but it won't ship until next year
Apple launching wearable next month, but it won't ship until next year
Earlier this week, Apple sent out invites for their biggest event in years, in which the company will unveil the iPhone 6. More importantly, ...... 30 Aug 2014 - 1 comment
Apple to launch new iPhone on September 9th
Apple to launch new iPhone on September 9th
According to a new trusted report, Apple will unveil their next iPhone on September 9th. John Paczkowski, who has correctly reported the ...... 05 Aug 2014
Apple's $3 billion Beats acquisition gets cleared in Europe
Apple's $3 billion Beats acquisition gets cleared in Europe
Apple has received European clearance for its $3 billion acquisition of premium headphone maker Beats Electronics. The European Commission ...... 29 Jul 2014 - 1 comment
Apple conditionally settles ebook price fixing suit for $450 million
Apple conditionally settles ebook price fixing suit for $450 million
Apple has conditionally agreed to pay $450 million to settle claims that it fixed e-book prices in conspiracy with the major book publishers. ...... 16 Jul 2014
Here is Tim Cook's memo to employees about the new IBM partnership
Here is Tim Cook's memo to employees about the new IBM partnership
Earlier today we reported on Apple's partnership with IBM to control the enterprise market. The deal is groundbreaking in that two giants ...... 16 Jul 2014 - 2 comments
Apple and IBM now entirely own the mobile enterprise space following partnership
Apple and IBM now entirely own the mobile enterprise space following partnership
Last night, tech giants Apple and IBM announced a partnership in which IBM will build enterprise applications for the iPhone and iPad as the ...... 16 Jul 2014
Analyst: Apple iWatch production delayed
Analyst: Apple iWatch production delayed
There have been multiple reports in the past month suggesting that Apple is preparing to start production on its much-awaited iWatch smartwatch in September. ...... 13 Jul 2014
Apple snitched on Google to FTC over apps and kid purchases
Apple snitched on Google to FTC over apps and kid purchases
Earlier this year, following Federal Trade Commission (FTC) efforts, Apple was forced to look deeper into apps that would have allowed kids ...... 10 Jul 2014 - 2 comments
Report: Apple working on 'mainstream' Smart Home hardware
Report: Apple working on 'mainstream' Smart Home hardware
According to new reports, Apple is working on new "mainstream" Smart Home hardware, looking to connect the home with your iOS devices. The ...... 27 Jun 2014
Google I/O 2014: Google Fit is the company's answer to the new fitness trend
Google I/O 2014: Google Fit is the company's answer to the new fitness trend
Albeit with little details, Google has announced their Google Fit platform today, another direct response to Apple and their recently unveiled ...... 26 Jun 2014
How The Weather Channel knocked Yahoo Weather off the iPhone
How The Weather Channel knocked Yahoo Weather off the iPhone
Earlier this month, at Apple's annual WWDC, the company made a low-profile announcement that The Weather Channel would be replacing Yahoo Weather ...... 22 Jun 2014
Apple finally settles ebook price fixing case, avoids trial
Apple finally settles ebook price fixing case, avoids trial
Apple has reached a settlement with U.S. state governments and consumers who were seeking damages over the company's price fixing of ebooks. ...... 19 Jun 2014 - 4 comments
Apple allows virtual currency trading apps back into the App Store
Apple allows virtual currency trading apps back into the App Store
Until this week, Apple had forbidden Bitcoin (and other virtual currency) trading apps from the App Store, but the tech giant has now revised its guidelines. ...... 16 Jun 2014
Will Apple soon be able to bring back $100 billion in cash from overseas due to tax holiday?
Will Apple soon be able to bring back $100 billion in cash from overseas due to tax holiday?
Apple may soon be able to bring back over $100 billion in cash they hold overseas as Senate Democrats and Republicans are meeting to consider ...... 12 Jun 2014 - 6 comments
Report: Apple preparing wearable health-monitoring device, partners with Mayo Clinic, Nike
Report: Apple preparing wearable health-monitoring device, partners with Mayo Clinic, Nike
Apple's next product launch will be a wearable health-monitoring device, says the Nikkei Asian Review, with the company looking to take the ...... 07 Jun 2014
WATCH: Beats ad features football stars ahead of World Cup
WATCH: Beats ad features football stars ahead of World Cup
The first ad released by Beats since its $3 billion takeover by Apple is a star-studded 5-minute montage of footballers 'before the game.' ...... 05 Jun 2014
HealthKit claims Apple stole its name
HealthKit claims Apple stole its name
A healthcare-focused company in Melbourne, Australia is not too happy that Apple has decided to use the name HealthKit in a new API. Apple ...... 04 Jun 2014
Apple may allow Bitcoin apps soon
Apple may allow Bitcoin apps soon
After culling Bitcoin-related apps from its App Store only months ago, Apple is refreshing its policies toward the use of virtual currencies. ...... 03 Jun 2014
Apple unveils iCloud Drive as Dropbox, Google competitor
Apple unveils iCloud Drive as Dropbox, Google competitor
Earlier today during their WWDC keynote, Apple unveiled iCloud Drive, a cloud storage file system for storing all of your documents and accessing ...... 03 Jun 2014 - 1 comment
Apple unveils iOS 8 at WWDC
Apple unveils iOS 8 at WWDC
Apple unveiled iOS 8 at WWDC today, the latest OS that will drive its iPhone and iPad devices. iOS brings plenty of new features across ...... 02 Jun 2014 - 1 comment
How to watch WWDC Keynote Live: iOS 8, OS X 10.10 and possibly more
How to watch WWDC Keynote Live: iOS 8, OS X 10.10 and possibly more
Want to watch Apple's WWDC keynote live today and get a glimpse of the future of iOS and OS X, and possibly more? Here's how.. Apple is livestreaming ...... 02 Jun 2014 - 2 comments
Apple finally confirms $3 billion purchase of Beats
Apple finally confirms $3 billion purchase of Beats
Nearly two weeks after it was first reported, Apple has confirmed their acquisition of premium headphone and streaming music company Beats Electronics. ...... 29 May 2014 - 3 comments
Spotify reaches next milestone, 10 million paying subscribers
Spotify reaches next milestone, 10 million paying subscribers
Spotify has announced today that the unlimited streaming music service now has 10 million paying subscribers, along with 40 million monthly ...... 21 May 2014
Motorola and Apple settle long-standing patent litigation
Motorola and Apple settle long-standing patent litigation
Motorola Mobility and Apple have agreed to settle all long-standing patent litigation between the two companies. Despite the suits being ...... 19 May 2014 - 1 comment
Songwriters make $0.000126 per play on Beats Music
Songwriters make $0.000126 per play on Beats Music
The Trichordist has posted a very interesting document this week, one that shows some in-depth figures about the Beats Music service that is ...... 14 May 2014 - 5 comments
Apple hires Nokia's phone camera lead
Apple hires Nokia's phone camera lead
Nokia's Lumia series photography lead, Ari Partinen, today announced on Twitter that he has quit his job at Microsoft and will be joining Apple's ...... 09 May 2014 - 6 comments
Apple looking to purchase Beats Audio for $3.2 billion as its innovation sputters
Apple looking to purchase Beats Audio for $3.2 billion as its innovation sputters
According to the Financial Times, and later vetted by other outlets, Apple is preparing to purchase Beats Electronics for up to $3.2 billion. ...... 09 May 2014 - 10 comments
iOS hit with another lock screen bug
iOS hit with another lock screen bug
Yet another bug with the iOS lock screen has been revealed, and it affects iOS 7.1.1 too. Apple's iOS operating system has had a few lock ...... 08 May 2014 - 1 comment
Apple acquires power-efficient LED startup LuxVue
Apple acquires power-efficient LED startup LuxVue
Apple has acquired the power-efficient LED startup LuxVue, although financial terms were not disclosed (Apple never does). The micro-LED ...... 05 May 2014
Jury awards Apple $120 million in Samsung patent infringement case
Jury awards Apple $120 million in Samsung patent infringement case
Earlier this week, a federal jury ruled in favor of Apple in its ongoing patent war against rival Samsung. Samsung infringed on two patents, ...... 05 May 2014 - 12 comments
Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe settle over wages scandal
Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe settle over wages scandal
Tech giants Apple, Google, Intel and Adobe have settled and will pay $324 million over accusations that the companies conspired to keep wages/salaries ...... 26 Apr 2014 - 6 comments
Tim Cook: Apple is closer than ever to unveiling a new product line
Tim Cook: Apple is closer than ever to unveiling a new product line
Apple CEO Tim Cook has stated that the company is "closer than it's ever been" to launching a new product line, following years of the executive ...... 25 Apr 2014 - 16 comments
Apple has stellar quarterly earnings, despite iPad, iPod sales falling off cliff
Apple has stellar quarterly earnings, despite iPad, iPod sales falling off cliff
Yesterday, Apple reported its quarterly earnings while also announcing a stock buyback and a stock split. Investors loved the report, and the ...... 24 Apr 2014
Analysts: Have iPad sales peaked?
Analysts: Have iPad sales peaked?
As a group, analysts appear to have called for the peak in iPad sales. Consensus for the Q1 2014 is that iPad sales will fall year-over-year ...... 21 Apr 2014 - 1 comment
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