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2017

Apple honors John F. Kennedy centenary with educational resources celebrating his legacy

Monday May 29, 2017

Apple is celebrating the centenary of former U.S. President John F. Kennedy with the release of educational materials and activities for students to learn about Kennedy's legacy, with the collection created in collaboration with the JFK library covering subjects including the establishment of the Peace Corps, political courage, the drive for innovation, and inclusion.

Apple's latest 'Switch' ads tout iPhone's security & 'smoothness'

Monday May 29, 2017

Apple on Monday released a trio of new video ads in its "Switch" series, aimed at persuading Android users to make the leap to an iPhone.

Apple's Tim Cook, other executives urge Texas not to pass anti-trans 'bathroom bill'

Monday May 29, 2017

Executives from 14 companies such as Apple, IBM, Microsoft, and Google have sent a letter to Texas Governor Greg Abbott, asking him and the state legislature not to pass a bill that would block transgendered people from using bathrooms matching their gender identities.

Steve Wozniak suggests Tesla, not Apple, will create the next successful tech moonshot

Monday May 29, 2017

Apple may not be the source of the next major technological moonshot, according to Steve Wozniak, with the Apple co-founder suggesting electric car producer Tesla is in the "best direction" to come up with the next big thing in tech, with Apple's potential in doing the same potentially hampered by its large size.

Latest images of Apple's 'iPhone 8' show vertical rear camera, no visible fingerprint sensors

Monday May 29, 2017

A new trio of images suggest that Apple's "iPhone 8" will, as expected, forego any obvious fingerprint sensor, whether on the front or the back.

Editorial: A disappearing computer so big it's invisible

Sunday May 28, 2017

A week away from WWDC17, there's much anticipation about what Apple might show: new Macs, iPads, a Siri Speaker, future insights on the company's vision for iPhones, Apple TV, Health, Augmented Reality and Artificial Intelligence. Yet even before anything is revealed at WWDC, there's already a tremendously vast presence in computing that appears to have gone unnoticed.

Death knell sounds for last 17-inch MacBook Pro model, will be added to obsolete list June 30

Sunday May 28, 2017

Effective June 30, Apple will add the last of the 17-inch MacBook Pros to its running list of vintage and obsolete products, ending a lineage of large-screen portables that began in 2003 with the 17-inch G4 Powerbook.

Apple Park 3D models, walkways, more show up in Apple Maps

Sunday May 28, 2017

Apple in a recent update to Apple Maps enhanced coverage of the Apple Park campus area in Cupertino, Calif., with the app now displaying 3D building models, walkways and other points of interest across the sprawling grounds.

Review - Koogeek Smart Socket not ideal way to enter HomeKit ecosystem

Saturday May 27, 2017

More and more HomeKit peripherals ship each day with lighting ones being the most common -- where does the Koogeek Smart Socket land on the spectrum?

This week on AI: Apple's 'Neural Engine,' 'iPhone 8' & iPad Pro rumors, new Apple execs & more

Saturday May 27, 2017

Rumors about the "iPhone 8," new AI technology, and new iPad Pros continued to grow, but there was also news of important corporate maneuvers -- including two new executive positions at Apple, and a long-awaited settlement in the company's legal battle with Nokia.

Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts on hand for Singapore store opening

Saturday May 27, 2017

As scheduled, Apple officially opened the doors to its first retail outlet in Singapore on Saturday local time, and SVP of Retail Angela Ahrendts was there to take in the festivities.

Patent troll Uniloc sues Apple over AirPlay, autodialing, battery technology

Friday May 26, 2017

In a trio of lawsuits filed in a Texas court on Friday, non-practicing entity Uniloc claims Apple infringes on three patents with technology relating to AirPlay, autodialing phone numbers from Contacts and operating portable device batteries.

Apple developing dedicated AI chip called Apple Neural Engine

Friday May 26, 2017

Apple is reportedly developing a dedicated chip for integration with devices like iPhone that can handle artificial intelligence tasks, such as facial and speech recognition, according to a report on Friday.

Securely record and view 'home videos' with your partner with Rumuki app for iPhone

Friday May 26, 2017

If you're looking for an ephemeral video sharing app, limiting the recipients to two people who must both consent to viewing the recorded video, iOS-exclusive app Rumuki fits the bill.

Apple may aid investigation into deadly 2016 EgyptAir crash

Friday May 26, 2017

Apple on Friday said that it's open to cooperation with French authorities, who are exploring the possibility that two of the company's devices were linked to the crash of EgyptAir Flight 804 in 2016.

iPad Pro, Apple Pencil help capture a slice of Brooklyn for latest 'New Yorker' cover

Friday May 26, 2017

Artist Jorge Colombo turned to Apple's iPad to sketch the latest cover of "The New Yorker" magazine, allowing the creation of the digital drawing to be relived through a short video clip.

Notoriously bearish Apple analyst predicts doom because of 'iPhone 8' production delays

Friday May 26, 2017

An analyst with historically off-target guesses about Apple's hardware intentions and supply chain machinations is claiming that the "iPhone 8" will not only ship later than expected because of Touch ID supply problems, but also claims that full manufacturing won't fully ramp up until the first calendar quarter of 2018.

Apple designer Marc Newson sells $12K hourglass as Swiss watchmaker does analog Apple Watch clone

Friday May 26, 2017

One of the designers behind the Apple Watch, Marc Newson, has crafted a special-edition hourglass priced at a whopping $12,000. Swiss luxury watchmaker H. Moser & Cie., meanwhile, has launched a new mechanical piece designed to resemble the Apple Watch itself.

Apple staff blackout dates hint at 'iPhone 8' launch post-Sept. 17

Friday May 26, 2017

Apple's anticipated launch of new iPhones -- including the "iPhone 8" -- should take place sometime after Sept. 17, a memo sent to AppleCare workers suggests [updated].

AppleInsider podcast talks 'iPhone 8' rumors, iPad Pro 2, Thunderbolt 3, and HomeKit newcomers

Friday May 26, 2017

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Neil and Victor talk 'iPhone 8' rumors, Intel making Thunderbolt 3 royalty free, some HomeKit devices supposedly on the horizon, and more.