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2016

Apple prepares imminent reopenings of stores in Kansas City & Glasgow

Friday August 19, 2016

On top of an outlet in Annapolis, Md., two more Apple stores are scheduled to reopen by the end of the month -- namely ones in Kansas City, Mo. and Glasgow, Scotland.

Apple teaming with AT&T, FCC, Google in 'strike force' to battle robocalls

Friday August 19, 2016

After a call by U.S. Federal Communications Commission's commissioner, Apple and 32 other companies are banding together to make an industry-wide organized resistance against the expanding "robocall" scourge.

New York Times to shut down app-based NYT Now news service

Friday August 19, 2016

The New York Times has announced it will officially pull NYT Now -- a cheaper, slimmed-down, app-based alternative to its core news services -- from app stores on the week of Aug. 29, blaming its downfall on weak demand.

Apple reportedly squeezing 'iPhone 7' parts suppliers for better pricing

Friday August 19, 2016

New supply chain reports suggest that Apple is putting pressure on Taiwan-based part suppliers to lower prices for "iPhone 7" components, despite reportedly ordering lower quantities.

AppleInsider podcast talks iPad upgrade cycle, watchOS 3 simplicity, 'iPhone 7' rumors

Friday August 19, 2016

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Neil and Victor talk iPad upgrade cycles, compare simplicity of iPods and Apple Watch, and catch you up on all the latest 'iPhone 7' news.

Frank Ocean releases visual album 'Endless' on Apple Music

Friday August 19, 2016

Some four years after his last full studio release, R&B singer Frank Ocean on Thursday debuted a new visual album called "Endless" exclusively on Apple Music.

Australian banks denied interim approval to negotiate over Apple Pay

Thursday August 18, 2016

An Australian antitrust regulator on Friday temporarily denied a request from the country's three largest banks to collectively negotiate with Apple over the installation of third-party digital wallet software on iPhones.

Relocated Annapolis Apple store to open on Saturday, Montgomery Mall shop closed until fall

Thursday August 18, 2016

Although two of Apple's Maryland retail locations are currently out of commission, one of them will reopen this Saturday, Aug. 20, according to the company's website.

Research data suggests Apple iPhone marketshare dropping beyond seasonal averages

Thursday August 18, 2016

Research data released on Thursday further reinforces the belief that Apple's smartphone marketshare is eroding not just in international markets, but in the U.S. as well.

Apple Watch with built-in cellular data unlikely to arrive this year - report

Thursday August 18, 2016

Though Apple apparently wants to place a cellular radio in a future Apple Watch model, technical limitations may prevent the capability from appearing in this year's expected update, a new report claims.

'Store' no more in rebranding of Apple retail outlets

Thursday August 18, 2016

Although the public might continue to use the old phrasing, officially Apple has dropped the term "Store" from its worldwide retail locations, visitors to the company's website have noticed.

Uber to begin real-world use of self-driving cars in Pittsburgh this month

Thursday August 18, 2016

Marking a small but significant step towards bringing self-driving technology to the public, Uber will later this month begin offering some Pittsburgh customers rides in specially-modified Volvo XC90s, a report revealed on Thursday.

Deals: 13" MacBook Air (1.6GHz, 4GB, 256GB) for $849; $750 off 27" iMac 5K; $150 off 128GB iPhone 6s Plus; 15" MacBook Pro for $1,600

Thursday August 18, 2016

Shoppers this week can save $350 on a 2015 13" MacBook Air with 256GB of storage. Or pick up an Early 2014 27" iMac for $1,649.99 ($750 off). Smartphone users can also snap up a 128GB iPhone 6s Plus for $799.99 or save $399 on a 15" MacBook Pro on eBay.

Sprint joins chorus of carrier updates, reveals its own unlimited data plan

Thursday August 18, 2016

On the heels of other carrier updates, Sprint has also revised its wireless plans, giving two phones unlimited data for $100 per month.

Alleged camera module for Apple's 'iPhone 7' may hint at optical image stabilization

Thursday August 18, 2016

A new image published on Thursday shows what's said to be a redesigned rear camera module for the "iPhone 7," widely expected to ship in mid- to late September.

T-Mobile One resurrects unlimited wireless data for iPhone, starting in Sept.

Thursday August 18, 2016

T-Mobile has unveiled a new data plan called T-Mobile One, featuring no data caps, but subscribers will experience streaming video restricted to DVD-quality and 2G tethered data without additional fees.

UK Apple Pay gains support for Clydesdale Bank & Yorkshire Bank, plus shared 'B' service

Thursday August 18, 2016

Apple Pay users in the U.K. now have access to two more banks, Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank, as well as a service operated by the pair, simply known as "B."

Early Macs, 'Think Different' posters headline auction by shuttered Apple vendor Tekserve

Thursday August 18, 2016

After Monday's closure of the New York City Tekserve retail and service location, nearly the entire array of Apple collectibles accumulated over two decades by the company will be sold in a live auction, with online bidding underway.

Parallels Desktop 12 for Mac released with macOS Sierra support, Toolbox app

Thursday August 18, 2016

Virtualization software Parallels on Thursday issued its latest release, Parallels Desktop 12 for Mac, with a host of new features including support for Apple's upcoming macOS Sierra, a standalone Toolbox app and performance improvements.

AT&T debuts data plans without overages ahead of 'iPhone 7' launch

Wednesday August 17, 2016

AT&T on Wednesday revealed new data plans skewed in favor of its higher-end tiers, though also finally eliminating overage fees for heavy users.