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2017

Qualcomm's revenue guidance slash possibly foretells Q2 iPhone sales volume

Friday April 28, 2017

An analyst has examined Qualcomm's earnings reduction as a result of Apple withholding royalty payments for wireless chips, and believes that Apple is on track to sell about as many iPhones as it did during the same time frame from 2016.

New 'Dok' malware targets Macs using signed Apple developer certificate

Friday April 28, 2017

A new strain of malware targeting Mac users is attempting to slip past defenses through a phishing scheme and a signed Apple developer certificate -- though in practice, it may still not pose much of a threat.

Apple to halt royalty payments to Qualcomm until end of ongoing legal battle

Friday April 28, 2017

Apple is no longer paying iPhone manufacturers for any of the royalties it owes to Qualcomm, and is planning to withhold them entirely until current lawsuits are resolved, the latter company said on Friday.

Chinese manufacturer gambles on new case based on alleged 'iPhone 8' schematics

Friday April 28, 2017

A case design has popped up on social media from a Chinese manufacturer, but appears to be based on the assortment of "leaked" schematics from April and may not be accurate.

AppleInsider podcast talks 'iPhone 8' rumors, Amazon in the bedroom, a Siri competitor to Echo

Friday April 28, 2017

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Neil and Victor talk about the rumors around 'iPhone 8' wireless charging, HomeKit and a possible Siri-driven Echo competitor, the Apple Watch at 2 and more.

Apple Music to provide song content for Musical.ly, report says

Thursday April 27, 2017

Apple Music will provide song clips to music-based social media app Musical.ly in a partnership expected to kick off on Friday, according to a new report.

Apple shares photos, video from Dubai store opening

Thursday April 27, 2017

Apple opened its latest flagship store in the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday, and the company is celebrating by sharing a gallery of photos and a short video of the retail debut in Dubai Mall.

Apple's self-driving testbed spotted in Silicon Valley

Thursday April 27, 2017

Apple's self-driving technology testbed, an optimized Lexus RX450h SUV bristling with an array of advanced sensors, was spotted driving on Silicon Valley roads on Thursday, offering the first real-world look at the company's highly secretive autonomous vehicle project.

Trump to meet with Foxconn chairman Terry Gou, report says

Thursday April 27, 2017

Terry Gou, chairman of Apple manufacturing partner Foxconn, will reportedly meet with President Donald Trump in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, where the pair are likely to discuss U.S. job creation and a pending bid for Toshiba's chip business.

A very false narrative: Microsoft Surface vs Apple iPad, Mac

Thursday April 27, 2017

It's hard to escape the media pronouncements that iPhones are now boring again after Samsung unveiled its latest Galaxy S8, Apple's Mac business is being overshadowed by more exciting Surface Windows PCs from Microsoft and that Apple Watch is a disappointing dud. But they're all wrong, here's why.

Google adds iTunes, Apple Music shortcuts & more to iOS search cards

Thursday April 27, 2017

Google on Thursday began adding streaming service links to the "knowledge panels" it displays in iOS search results, among them ones for Apple Music and iTunes.

Apple Watch NikeLab now available from Nike itself, but not at Apple Retail

Thursday April 27, 2017

The latest minor variant of Apple's wearable, the limited edition Apple Watch NikeLab, is now available from the sportswear company itself plus the sole remaining Apple Watch dedicated shop in Japan.

Acer announces USB-C 4K display geared towards professional image editor's needs [u]

Thursday April 27, 2017

At a live event on Thursday in New York City, PC-centric manufacturer Acer rolled out a 4K USB display aimed at image and video editors with USB-C connectivity and 85W of charging support suitable for the 2016 15-inch MacBook Pro.

Apple makes fifth iOS 10.3.2 beta available for developer testing

Thursday April 27, 2017

For the second time this week, Apple has released an iOS 10.3.2 beta for registered developers only.

Early Q2 iPhone estimates hint Apple's sales up slightly over 2016

Thursday April 27, 2017

Possibly offering a peek into Apple's March-quarter results due to be revealed May 2, data released on Thursday estimated that Apple shipped some 51.6 million iPhones during the period, a slight improvement over 51.2 million a year prior.

Tonight: Join AppleInsider in New York City for a special Apple Pro discussion at Adorama

Thursday April 27, 2017

This evening, May 1st, AppleInsider's Daniel Eran Dilger and Victor Marks will be appearing at Adorama's flagship store in New York City to meet with professional Apple users and discuss the current state of the company's high-end hardware. Join us for the discussion, adult refreshments, and a chance to win great prizes like a brand new 9.7-inch iPad (2017).

Apple's shotgun update to Mac Pro trademark adds reference to augmented reality

Thursday April 27, 2017

A recent update to an Apple trademark page for the Mac Pro has added added the term "augmented reality displays" -- but the addition means very little regarding Apple's future plans, with the tactic having used before to cover every eventuality.

'Can't Stop, Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story' confirmed as Apple Music exclusive

Thursday April 27, 2017

Almost immediately validating rumors, a new documentary on Bad Boy Records -- "Can't Stop, Won't Stop" -- has been announced as an Apple Music exclusive, arriving on June 25.

Apple still working on P2P payment transfer service to compete with Venmo

Thursday April 27, 2017

Apple is said to be working on its own peer-to-peer money transfer service, potentially under the secure Apple Pay umbrella, allowing users to quickly and securely send money to one another, much like Venmo and Square Cash.

Apple 'finalizing' design of Amazon Echo rival based on Siri

Thursday April 27, 2017

Apple is said to be "currently finalizing" designs for its long-rumored Amazon Echo competitor, featuring support for Siri and AirPlay and boasting Beats technology, a well-known leak source claimed on Thursday.