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2017

Irish government spent $467,000 on report defending Apple's tax arrangements

Monday February 20, 2017

The Irish government spent more than 440,000 euros ($467,000) on a report to defend the tax arrangements between the country and Apple, amid ongoing scrutiny from the European Union.

Apple Deals: 13" Touch Bar MacBook Pro for $1,649; 15" MacBook Pro (Apple refurb) for $1,399; $180 off 32GB 9.7" iPad Pro (Wi-Fi + LTE)

Monday February 20, 2017

Shoppers have hours left to save $150 on Apple's 13" MacBook Pro with Touch Bar in Space Gray at B&H. Or save $600 on an Apple refurbished 15" MacBook Pro (Mid 2015). Apple's 32GB 9.7" iPad Pro (Wi-Fi + Cellular) is also $549 in Rose Gold.

Snapchat begins online sales of iPhone-connected Spectacles

Monday February 20, 2017

Snap on Monday launched online sales of the Spectacles, its iPhone- and Android-connected smartglasses, finally expanding beyond its rare vending machines and a pop-up store located in New York City.

Apple places 5th on corporate reputation poll, Samsung drops 42 spots

Monday February 20, 2017

Apple is the fifth most reputable company in the United States, with the results of an annual poll into the public perception of a company putting the iPhone producer ahead of Disney, Google, Tesla, and Netflix in the rankings.

Rumor: Apple to launch 'iPad Pro 2,' red iPhone 7, 128GB iPhone SE at March event

Monday February 20, 2017

In addition to new iPads, Apple is also expected to unveil a high-capacity 128-gigabyte iPhone SE -- as well as a potential (Product)Red iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus -- at a media event in March, a new report claims.

Apple-issued developer certificate expires, causing crashes in 1Password and other apps

Monday February 20, 2017

The consequences of an Apple-issued security certificate expiration combined with a change made by Apple, is leading to some apps purchased outside the app store like 1Password, PDFpen, and Soulver for Mac to require reinstallation with a new version before coming back to life -- but the issue may have lasting consequences for some software.

Apple changes up ad strategy to focus on digital and regional campaigns

Monday February 20, 2017

Apple's long-time ad partner, TBWA\Media Arts Lab, is "reorganizing and introducing a new operating model" in order to accommodate its client's new focus on digital and regional campaigns, according to a spokesperson for the agency.

Apple reportedly snaps up Israeli facial recognition company RealFace for $2 million

Sunday February 19, 2017

Adding weight to the rumors circulating about a future iPhone boasting facial recognition, reports claim that Apple has purchased RealFace -- a machine learning company specializing in the technology.

Use Workflow 1.7 for iPhone to quickly save notes and images

Sunday February 19, 2017

The latest update to automation app Workflow 1.7 latest update makes it simpler to get started and better to streamline multi-app user processes. AppleInsider walks you through setting up your first workflow, and tailoring it specifically to what you need.

Apple's iPhone drops to fifth place in Chinese smartphone market

Saturday February 18, 2017

Apple continued to struggle for ground in China during the December quarter, ceding fourth place in the country's smartphone market under pressure from local brands like Huawei and Xiaomi, according to new research data.

The best Warhammer 40,000 games for the iPhone and iPad

Saturday February 18, 2017

There are dozens of Warhammer 40,000 games available for iOS, but which are the must-plays? AppleInsider examines them, and purges the heretical ones.

Review: Nintendo's Fire Emblem Heroes for iPhone is short on plot, long on tactics

Saturday February 18, 2017

The 27-year-old "Fire Emblem" series' latest entry was released earlier in February on iOS -- AppleInsider fights the forces of evil in "Fire Emblem Heroes."

AirPods vs. Powerbeats3: Which Apple W1 headphones are better for working out and exercising?

Saturday February 18, 2017

Apple now has four pairs of headphones on the market with its proprietary W1 wireless chip, allowing for simpler Bluetooth pairing and better connectivity. But only two of those headphones are really well suited for workouts: Apple's AirPods and the Powerbeats3. AppleInsider helps you decide which pair is right for you.

This week on AI: WWDC 2017, virtual buttons on 'iPhone 8,' BeatsX review & more

Saturday February 18, 2017

Apple announced the dates for this year's Worldwide Developers Conference, set to return to San Jose for the first time in well over a decade. Meanwhile, yet more hints about Apple's iPhone plans emerged, including a claim that the OLED iPhone will replace the home button with a virtual "function area."

Apple partnering with Broadcom on custom wireless charging chip for future iPhone

Friday February 17, 2017

Apple is thought to be working with chipmaker Broadcom on a custom designed wireless charging system destined for the company's iPhone product line, though the silicon might not be ripe for inclusion in this year's "iPhone 8" model.

GM & Lyft to deploy 'thousands' of self-driving Bolts in 2018 - report

Friday February 17, 2017

Forging ahead of other self-driving tech makers like Apple and Waymo, General Motors is reportedly planning to test "thousands" of self-driving Chevy Bolts in partnership with Lyft, starting in 2018.

Sprint, T-Mobile merger under consideration again, given change in US regulatory climate

Friday February 17, 2017

After laying fallow for two and a half years, the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint may be lurching back to life, given the change in the U.S. government, and a new willingness by SoftBank to cede control of Sprint to the combined company's master.

Revamped SoundSource 3.0.0 brings quick audio source & output switching back to Mac after 5-year hiatus

Friday February 17, 2017

A pair of old OS X audio routing applications have regenerated, and have merged to form the new SoundSource 3.0.0 by Rogue Amoeba -- and AppleInsider takes a look at the offering.

Apple launches new series of iPad Pro ads as anticipated hardware refresh looms

Friday February 17, 2017

Apple on Friday released four new commercials for the iPad Pro, coming amidst several rumors that the company is planning to update the iPad lineup within a matter of months.

Hands on: D-Link Omna 180, the first Apple HomeKit security camera

Friday February 17, 2017

This week, accessory maker D-Link began shipping the Omna 180, the first security camera on the market boasting compatibility with Apple's HomeKit line of smart home accessories. AppleInsider offers a closer look at the new hardware that can keep your home safe.