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2015

Apple announces ResearchKit for medical researchers, tapping into iPhone & HealthKit

Monday March 09, 2015

Medical researchers will be able to leverage the power of 700 million iPhone users around the world, creating apps to help study and cure diseases thanks to Apple's new ResearchKit developer tools.

Apple's iPhone 6, 6 Plus raise combined iPhone shipments to 700 million

Monday March 09, 2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Monday announced that the company has sold more than 700 million iPhones since launch, just months after Apple announced the sale of its 1 billionth iOS device.

Apple slashes Apple TV set-top box price to $69

Monday March 09, 2015

With over 25 million Apple TV units sold to date, Apple on Monday announced a price cut for its diminutive streaming set-top box, which is now available for $69.

HBO Now standalone streaming service launching exclusively on Apple devices for $14.99/mo.

Monday March 09, 2015

The new HBO Now streaming service will launch exclusively on Apple devices, including Apple TV, iPhones, and iPad in April for $14.99 per month.

Live from Apple's 'Spring Forward' Apple Watch event in San Francisco

Monday March 09, 2015

Join us as we provide live, up-to-the-second coverage and analysis from San Francisco, where Apple's "Spring Forward" event will give final details on the upcoming Apple Watch.

Apple in talks with fashion retailer Nordstrom about carrying Apple Watch

Monday March 09, 2015

Apple has reportedly held talks with retailer Nordstrom, a move that hints that the Apple Watch could be available to purchase from upscale third-party fashion sellers, in addition to Apple's own retail stores.

Apple targeting independent merchants for Apple Pay, adds new FAQ and telephone support

Monday March 09, 2015

As Apple seeks to expand the network of businesses that accept Apple Pay, recent updates to the company's marketing collateral for the mobile payment system have begun to focus on recruiting independent merchants, answering a number of frequently-asked questions and offering a telephone support hotline.

Apple to increase shuttle bus driver wages by 25%

Monday March 09, 2015

After boosting the pay of its security guards, Apple will also grant its shuttle bus drivers at its Cupertino headquarters 25 percent raise, it was announced on Monday.

Future Apple Watches could include platinum models - report

Monday March 09, 2015

Apple has been evaluating platinum for future versions of the Apple Watch, and may be using ceramic blending to achieve the extra-durable gold in first-generation Edition units, according to a new report.

Apple preps to 'Spring Forward' with Apple Events channel on Apple TV, shutters online store

Monday March 09, 2015

With just hours remaining before Apple executives take the stage at San Francisco's Yerba Buena Center for an event that is expected to focus on the Apple Watch, the company has re-added its "Apple Events" channel to the Apple TV set-top box and temporarily halted sales in its online store.

Opinion: Apple Pay finds frauds reporting

Monday March 09, 2015

When Apple rolls out a rare new product--rather than canceling it internally--you'd have to be naive to think it was rushed to market without much consideration and therefore probably doomed to failure. But you'd be equally naive to think that the incumbents positioned in the path of Apple's next potential juggernaut wouldn't desperately seek to defend their turf, bending the truth to the breaking point if necessary.

Review: Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera offers pro features at a consumer price

Sunday March 08, 2015

From iPhone to mid-level DSLR cameras, the video production world has many options for the amateur and prosumer videographer. Blackmagic's Pocket Cinema Camera offers users a next step into the pro video world, along with pro video challenges.

Inside Greater China: An exclusive look at Apple Inc in Hong Kong

Saturday March 07, 2015

Apple has singled out Greater China--including mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan--as a primary growth center. AppleInsider took a trip to learn more, starting with a week exploring Taiwan followed by a week in Hong Kong.

Review: Outdoor Tech Chips helmet headphones, a Siri-compatible Bluetooth ski accessory

Saturday March 07, 2015

Skiers and snowboarders looking to listen to music and stay connected while on the mountain should check out the Chips Bluetooth headphones from Outdoor Tech, a well-designed and simple solution for adding wireless connectivity to your helmet.

Apple's Eddy Cue explains Apple Pay on Apple Watch at NBA game [u]

Saturday March 07, 2015

Oracle Arena, home of the Golden State Warriors, became the second NBA venue to adopt Apple Pay on Friday, and Apple SVP of Internet Software and Services Eddy Cue was on hand to explain how the service will work with Apple Watch.

Banks reportedly clamp down on Apple Pay card provisioning in wake of fraud

Saturday March 07, 2015

Banks are instituting more stringent credit and debit card authorization policies for Apple Pay users after criminals took advantage of previously lax security protocols to provision new accounts using stolen card data.

Apple Watch battery life reportedly 'much better' than anticipated thanks to power saving features

Friday March 06, 2015

The Apple Watch's battery life should be significantly better in the shipping product than some early accounts suggested, one report says, while the device itself could fundamentally change the way users interact with their iPhones.

UBS predicts Apple will sell massive 58M iPhones in March quarter

Friday March 06, 2015

Demand for the iPhone 6 continues to outstrip Apple's ability to keep up with supply, as a new survey from UBS has led the investment firm to increase its projected sales for the March quarter to a whopping 58 million units.

Apple's 'iPad in Education' program getting overhauls to fix deployment obstacles - report

Friday March 06, 2015

Apple is working on "significant" evolutions to the iPad in Education program that should solve some of the barriers schools encounter when trying to deploy iPads in the classroom, according to a new report.

Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper film 'Serena' hits Apple's iTunes Store 3 weeks before theaters [u]

Friday March 06, 2015

Serena, a Susanne Bier movie starring Jennifer Lawrence and Bradley Cooper, is now available for rent on the iTunes Store and Google Play -- three weeks before the film is due to arrive in US theaters.