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Thursday December 07, 2017

Apple to transition Brazilian iTunes sales to local currency in early 2018

Thursday December 07, 2017

In email notifications sent out to Brazilian customers on Thursday, Apple said it plans to transition iTunes pricing from U.S. dollars to the Brazilian real in 2018, offering potential savings on music, apps and more.

Hilton to roll out 'Connected Rooms' controlled by mobile devices in 2018

Thursday December 07, 2017

Hilton on Thursday announced plans for what it calls the "Connected Room," an initiative that will allow hotel guests to manage and control a range of internet-connected devices from their smartphone.

YouTube to reportedly launch paid music service in March

Thursday December 07, 2017

YouTube is preparing a new subscription streaming music service that parent company Alphabet hopes will challenge industry incumbents Spotify and Apple Music, according to a report on Thursday.

How to make the most of Amazon Prime Video on Apple TV

Thursday December 07, 2017

The long-awaited Amazon Prime Video is finally available on Apple TV and iOS, and although the UI might not be perfect, support for Siri and Apple's TV app really adds to the user experience.

Construction of first Vienna Apple store accelerating ahead of rumored January opening

Thursday December 07, 2017

Apple is working hard to complete interior and exterior renovations at a three-story retail space in Vienna that will serve as the company's first official outlet in Austria, a location rumored to open next month.

Apple puts 4K Aerial screen saver of Los Angeles skyline into rotation on Apple TV 4K

Thursday December 07, 2017

Apple recently updated its list of Aerial screen savers for Apple TV 4K with ultra high-resolution snippets ported over from the fourth-generation model, as well as all-new footage of Los Angeles at night.

HomeKit flaw in iOS 11.2 allowed remote access to smart devices, temporary fix already in place

Thursday December 07, 2017

Apple's software woes continued this week with the publication of a HomeKit flaw that allowed remote access to smart home devices like locks and lights. The company has since issued a temporary patch by disabling remote access to shared users, and plans to permanently plug the hole in a software update next week.

SiriusXM radio comes to native Apple TV app

Thursday December 07, 2017

SiriusXM on Thursday launched an app for the fourth-generation Apple TV and the Apple TV 4K, granting access to the satellite radio service's live and on-demand content.

CrossOver 17 ships, lets Mac users run Windows versions of Microsoft Office 2016, Quicken 2017

Thursday December 07, 2017

CodeWeavers has released a major update to CrossOver, a tool for running Windows application on macOS, with version 17.0.0 of the utility including support for Microsoft Office 2016 and Quicken 2017, among other improvements.

Apple health exec Anil Sethi leaves to form new healthcare records startup

Thursday December 07, 2017

The director of Apple's health team, Anil Sethi, is leaving the company to found a startup called Ciitizen, fulfilling a promise to his sister Tania who died of cancer on Sept. 11.

Lowest prices anywhere: 2017 15" MacBook Pros from $2,149 ($250-$300 off); 13" Touch Bar (16GB, 512GB) for $2,049, plus no tax in 48 states

Thursday December 07, 2017

New exclusive deals have rolled in with savings of up to $300 off Mid 2017 MacBook Pros. Prices start at just $2,149 for 15-inch models, while the 13-inch Touch Bar with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of storage space is $2,049 with coupon. All with no tax on orders shipped outside NY and NJ, as well as 0% financing incentives.

Sega releases 'Streets of Rage' for iOS as free-to-play Sega Forever title with local network multiplayer mode

Thursday December 07, 2017

The Sega Forever collection has increased in size once more, with Sega bringing the iPhone and iPad port of classic fighting game 'Streets of Rage' to the free-to-play roster, complete with support for cooperative play across multiple mobile devices.

Apple iPhone dominates Flickr's year in review as top brand, largest camera supplier

Thursday December 07, 2017

The iPhone dominates all other manufacturers and devices on Flickr's annual year in review roundup, with all of the service's top 10 devices in use occupied by various iPhone models.

LG Display hints at deal to begin making OLED panels for Apple's iPhone X

Thursday December 07, 2017

LG Display may be on the verge of providing display panels for the iPhone X, entering Apple's OLED supply chain earlier than expected and reducing dependence on Samsung.

Apple's iMac Pro model number pegged as 'A1862' ahead of expected Dec. launch

Thursday December 07, 2017

While little else solid is known about the iMac Pro's shipping configuration with only a matter of days before it ships, it appears that a regulatory filing associated with the device calls it model A1862.

Honeywell Lyric home security firmware update brings Apple HomeKit compatibility

Thursday December 07, 2017

Honeywell's Lyric Controller Home Security System is now certified for use with Apple's HomeKit technology, with users only needing to install a firmware update.

Drake, Bitmoji & Game of Thrones lead Apple Music, iTunes & App Store for 2017

Thursday December 07, 2017

Apple on Thursday released a list of the most popular media on iTunes and the App Store during 2017, also calling attention to editorial picks for iPhone and iPad apps.