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2018

Editorial: Bloomberg spins Apple's Event as a desperate, blind stab for cheap iPads in education

Saturday March 24, 2018

Bloomberg's latest scoop uses Apple's upcoming education event as an opportunity to advance the idea that Google's Chromebooks (and Android tablets!) are taking over new markets while iPads stare into the inky black void of doom. That's wrong, here's why.

Apple ad shows you how to buy a friend's pocket square with Apple Pay Cash

Saturday March 24, 2018

Apple continued its iPhone X advertising thrust on Saturday with a short ad highlighting the ease at which users can send money to friends with Apple Pay Cash.

Tim Cook speaks out on Cambridge Analytica debacle, calls for stricter consumer privacy safeguards

Saturday March 24, 2018

At the China Development Forum this weekend, Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke about Facebook's misuse of customer data, and sounded the call for stricter rules across the board on what companies are allowed to do with harvested information.

Hands on: CordDock by ElevationLab for the iPhone

Saturday March 24, 2018

CordDock by ElevationLab tries to solve one of the biggest headaches of iPhone docks; the inability to charge when you lift your phone from its perch.

This week on AI: Apple's secret MicroLED lab, new iPad on March 27 & more

Saturday March 24, 2018

Far-flung technologies played an important role this week, but there were also rumors about next week's "Field Trip" event, shakeups at Apple, and the financial hit Apple might soon take in Europe.

Apple CEO Tim Cook says 'calm heads' needed in looming China, U.S. trade war

Saturday March 24, 2018

Apple CEO Tim Cook made his first public appearance at the China Development Forum on Saturday, offering brief commentary on fears of a pending trade war with China sparked by President Donald Trump's trade tariffs.

Spotify, Apple Music responsible for both rebound of music industry and dying physical media sales

Friday March 23, 2018

Recorded music revenue jumped by double digits last year, thanks to revenue growth from Apple, Spotify and other streaming services, according to a new report from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), the music industry's lobbying group

Apple-supported CLOUD Act passes Congress, will change how governments share data

Friday March 23, 2018

The Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data (CLOUD) Act, a piece of legislation that would change international rules about sharing of data among governments, passed Congress Thursday, as part of the omnibus spending bill, and the president signed it into law.

WWDC 2018 ticket lottery concludes, Apple sending emails to the victors

Friday March 23, 2018

Having closed its ticket lottery on Thursday, Apple is now informing developers of their selection for this year's Worldwide Developers Conference, scheduled to start June 4 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose.

Apple CEO Tim Cook 'Revolution: Apple Changing the World' interview airs April 6

Friday March 23, 2018

MSNBC will be airing an interview featuring Apple CEO Tim Cook on April 6 as part of a town hall event series, with the interview discussing the impact of technology in education, including the company's plans to change the way children and adults learn in the future.

Apple proposes guide dogs, wheelchairs & other disability-themed emoji for next version of Unicode

Friday March 23, 2018

Apple has submitted an assortment of disability-related emoji for consideration by the Unicode Consortium, which if accepted would change the messaging standards for all computing devices, not just Apple's.

New 9.7" iPad expected to support Apple Pencil, be 70 percent of 2018 sales

Friday March 23, 2018

The iPad and Apple Pencil both appear to be on the cusp of massive growth, with a new low-price iPad coming that is expected to support the peripheral imminent at Apple's "Field Trip" event, if a report from the supply chain is to be believed.

How to increase your editing options in Photos for macOS by using app extensions

Friday March 23, 2018

Photographers will be familiar with the editing tools offered by Photos in macOS, but sometimes the available selection just isn't enough. AppleInsider shows how to add more options to the editing roster, by taking advantage of extensions offered by other image editing applications.

Some early Samsung Galaxy S9 owners beset by touchscreen, data, lens flare issues

Friday March 23, 2018

Some owners of Apple's chief competition against the iPhone X -- the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ -- are encountering problems with the responsiveness of touchscreens, excessive lens flare, and inaccurate data use tracking according to user complaints on assorted forums.

Questionable report claims 'iPhone SE 2' built solely in India, launch held up by government

Friday March 23, 2018

A new report claims that the "iPhone SE 2" is coming at some point after the "Field Trip" event, and not only will be produced exclusively in India, but the global launch is being delayed by the India government for reasons unknown.

First iPhone with foldable display could launch in 2020, says analyst

Friday March 23, 2018

Apple could launch an iPhone with a foldable display in the next few years, according to a Bank of America analyst, predicting the first iPhone or similar Apple-produced device featuring the long-rumored -- and already patented by Apple -- display technology could launch as soon as the year 2020.

Video: As Dropbox IPO goes live, should you consider switching to iCloud Drive?

Friday March 23, 2018

As Dropbox goes public, AppleInsider examines if it is time to consider whether you should stay put with iCloud Drive, or fully embrace Dropbox for your cloud storage needs.

New low-cost iPad expected at Apple's 'Field Trip' event, cheaper MacBook might not make it

Friday March 23, 2018

Another report notes that Apple's education-themed event in Chicago next week will reportedly feature a new version of its "budget" iPad, as well as new classroom software.

Sharp reportedly prioritizing OLED & IGZO panel production to land iPad orders

Friday March 23, 2018

Sharp will be making changes to its display panel production lines, according to a report, moving to increase the manufacture of IGZO and OLED-based panels, possibly in an attempt to acquire more display orders from Apple for the iPad and other connected devices.

AppleInsider Podcast interviews Annemarie Dooling on Facebook, T. Greg Doucette on warrants to Google, iPhones and more

Friday March 23, 2018

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Victor interviews Annemarie Dooling about Facebook, T. Greg Doucette, attorney and former Apple employee about warrants served to Google, and Victor and Mike talk about the latest in iPhone rumors.