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Apple issues $1.04 billion in second round of Australian bonds

Friday June 03, 2016

Apple reportedly sold A$1.425 billion ($1.04 billion U.S.) in Australian bonds on Friday, looking to raise more funding without tapping into its $233 billion U.S. in cash reserves.

AppleInsider podcast talks MacBook Pro rumors & 5K displays, plus a chat with August Home

Friday June 03, 2016 CEO Jason Johnson joins the AppleInsider podcast to talk about HomeKit, door locks, video doorbells, and their recent announcement adding IFTTT integration. In addition, Mikey Campbell and Victor discuss the latest in rumors, including new MacBook Pros, 5K Thunderbolt displays, and 'iPhone 7' refresh cycle.

Apple hires doctor with HealthKit experience away from Stanford Children's Hospital

Thursday June 02, 2016

According to a report published Thursday, Apple recently poached Dr. Rajiv Kumar, a pediatric specialist whose diabetes ResearchKit study made headlines in 2014, away from Stanford Children's Health.

Latest iTunes 12.4.1 update fixes VoiceOver problems, other minor issues

Thursday June 02, 2016

Apple on Thursday released a minor update to its iTunes media management platform to address a variety of small problems and bugs, including compatibility issues with the OS X VoiceOver accessibility feature.

Face palm, pregnant woman among 72 new emoji coming with Unicode 9.0

Thursday June 02, 2016

The Unicode Consortium on Thursday announced and published samples of 72 new emoji characters set for release as part of Unicode 9.0 in June, including what is sure to be a crowd favorite: the cucumber.

1Password Teams launches with introductory pricing after 7-month beta period

Thursday June 02, 2016

After seven months of beta testing, developer Agile Bits on Thursday released 1Password Teams, a subscription-based version of its popular multi-platform password and secure data management app designed to serve work groups.

Samsung unveils Gear IconX wireless earbuds with health tracking functions

Thursday June 02, 2016

As part of continued efforts to break into the health and fitness market, Samsung on Thursday added two new products to its wearable device lineup, including a pair of wireless earbuds capable of monitoring a user's heart rate.

Apple hires luxury car satellite navigation engineer Sinisa Durekovic

Thursday June 02, 2016

The software engineer who led development of satellite navigation systems for a variety of luxury carmakers including Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz, has been working for Apple since October.

Apple internet services suffer wide outage, iCloud, App Stores, Apple TV, iTunes, others down [ux2]

Thursday June 02, 2016

Apple's internet services experienced trouble for the second time in as many days on Thursday as customers reported outages affecting the iOS and Mac App Stores, iCloud, iTunes and Apple TV.

Patent office gives Apple upper-hand in Smartflash lawsuit by invalidating two patents

Thursday June 02, 2016

The invalidation of two more Smartflash patents may put Apple in a good position to avoid paying a $532.9 million patent verdict rendered in February 2015, a report claimed on Thursday.

Apple won't release a GPU-equipped Thunderbolt Retina 5K display anytime soon - report

Thursday June 02, 2016

Though speculation and rumors have been mounting that Apple could introduce a new high-resolution Thunderbolt Display with its own discrete graphics card, a new report pours cold water on those hopes, saying such a device will not be seen at this month's Worldwide Developers Conference -- if ever.

Anticipating WWDC 2016: What's in store for Apple TV and tvOS

Thursday June 02, 2016

Apple TV was first introduced ten years ago at the end of 2006, but unlike the blockbuster iPhone it merely remained a "hobby" over the last decade until finally getting some real attention last year with the 4th generation overhaul. Here's a look at what we're likely to see about the future of tvOS from Apple at this year's Worldwide Developer Conference.

BMW refocuses 'i' division on self-driving cars as Honda shows off autonomous prototypes

Thursday June 02, 2016

More potential competition for the rumored "Apple Car" emerged on Thursday, as BMW said that it is relaunching its "i" division to concentrate on self-driving vehicles, just a day after Honda revealed its own prototypes in that field.

Apple issues new iOS 9.3.2 update to address update errors on 9.7" iPad Pro

Thursday June 02, 2016

Apple on Thursday pushed out a new version of iOS 9.3.2 specifically for its 9.7-inch iPad Pro, aiming to address bugs that "bricked" some units while attempting to update.

Deals: Unlocked 64GB iPhone SE for $494; iMac 4K for $1,299; Gold MacBook for $999; 2.8GHz Mac mini for $899

Thursday June 02, 2016

Beat the 2-3 week wait at Apple and grab an unlocked iPhone SE at a slight discount before they're gone. Or grab the lowest price of the year on Apple's new iMac 4K at $1,299, a Gold 12-inch MacBook for $999, or a 2.8GHz Mac mini for $899 -- all with free shipping and no sales tax in 49 states. An iPad Air for $270 is also up for grabs.

Goldman Sachs cuts AAPL target, earnings forecasts on bleaker iPhone predictions

Thursday June 02, 2016

Apple's stock value fell on Thursday morning in the wake of Goldman Sachs reducing price and earnings targets, along with its predictions for future iPhone shipments.

Siri enhancements and third-party SDK predicted to take center stage at WWDC 2016

Thursday June 02, 2016

The most likely main focus for this year's Worldwide Developers Conference will be major improvements to Siri, one analyst believes, led by expansion to the Mac and the introduction of new developer tools that will allow third-party apps to access the virtual assistant.

Apple to make Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan an Indian brand ambassador - report

Thursday June 02, 2016

Apple will be making Bollywood film star Shah Rukh Khan a brand ambassador for India, intensifying the company's profile in the country, according to a Thursday report.

Apple beefs up 2016 Back to School sale, offers free Beats with Mac, iPhone or iPad purchase

Thursday June 02, 2016

Apple's 2016 Back to School sale is an improvement from last year, offering a better model of Beats headphones with the purchase of an eligible Mac, and also expanding the promotion to include free headphones with the purchase of an iPad Pro or newer iPhone.

Apple's latest bonds could raise total of $4B in debt from Asia-Pacific region

Thursday June 02, 2016

On the heels of news that Apple plans to issue bonds in Taiwan and Australia, a new report alleges that the company could raise as much as $4 billion total from the Asia-Pacific region.