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2016

Apple stock currently has limited potential downside for investors, UBS says

Tuesday June 07, 2016

Barring a complete meltdown of its iPhone business, shares of Apple stock have limited potential downside at their current trading price, investment firm UBS said on Tuesday.

Apple issues latest iOS 9.3.3, OS X 10.11.6 betas to public testers

Tuesday June 07, 2016

Members of Apple's public beta testing program can now access the latest builds of both iOS 9.3.3 and OS X 10.11.6, a day after the pre-release software was provided to registered developers.

Apple Pay expansion could coincide with WWDC, Switzerland launch rumored for June 13

Tuesday June 07, 2016

Apple Pay is reportedly launching in Switzerland next Monday, June 13 -- the same day that WWDC kicks off, potentially signaling that an expansion throughout Europe could be announced.

NBC Sports Radio live streaming station added to Apple Music

Tuesday June 07, 2016

Apple's internet radio options expanded on Tuesday with the addition of NBC Sports Radio, a 24-hour live station with high-profile sports talk personalities.

Apple begins hiring for 'several' Mexican Apple Stores

Tuesday June 07, 2016

Apple is ramping up hiring for "several" stores in Mexico, despite having yet to launch its first one in the country, according to job listings shared on Tuesday.

Samsung may launch two bendable smartphones with OLED screens in 2017

Tuesday June 07, 2016

Samsung is considering announcing not one but two smartphones with bendable OLED screens as soon as early 2017, which could potentially be more radical designs than what's rumored for Apple's own OLED phones that year, a report said on Tuesday.

Apple patents liquid resistant speaker port, bone conducting headphones

Tuesday June 07, 2016

Apple on Tuesday was granted a patent covering water-resistant iPhone speakers, hinting at a potential ruggedized handset, as well as a property detailing bone conduction technology that might one day deliver advanced noise cancellation to EarPods headsets.

Deals: $150-$350 off MacBooks; iPad Air 2 for $549; 13-inch MacBook Air for $799

Tuesday June 07, 2016

Apple resellers are breaking out the bargains this week with deals on 2015 MacBooks, as well as instant savings on iPad Air 2 and 13" MacBook Air configurations. Snap up a Gold 12" MacBook for $999 or a 13" MacBook Air for $799. Tablet fans can also snag a 128GB iPad Air 2 in any finish for $549.

Apple reportedly raises up to $1.2B in first Taiwanese bond

Tuesday June 07, 2016

As rumored last week, Apple on Monday reportedly completed a U.S. dollar denominated bond issuance in Taiwan estimated to have raised up to $1.2 billion.

T-Mobile entices subscribers with stock options, weekly prizes, free in-flight Wi-Fi

Monday June 06, 2016

T-Mobile at its latest "Un-carrier" event on Monday announced a fresh set of incentives designed to woo subscribers, including a stock program for customers, weekly giveaways and free Gogo Wi-Fi service on domestic flights.

Apple Music launches fashion channel curated by designer Alexander Wang

Monday June 06, 2016

Further blurring the line between technology and high fashion, Apple on Monday added the Apple Music Fashion channel to its streaming platform containing songs curated by noted designer -- and music aficionado -- Alexander Wang.

Spotify hires manager Troy Carter to challenge Apple & others on exclusive content

Monday June 06, 2016

Apple's chief competitor in the streaming music space, Spotify, is reportedly hiring Troy Carter, a high-profile manager best known for artists like Lady Gaga, Meghan Trainor, and John Legend.

Apple's 'Shot on iPhone' video catalog gets 8 new videos

Monday June 06, 2016

In a friendly reminder that iPhone is the world's most popular digital camera, Apple on Monday added eight new user videos to its "Shot on iPhone" series, highlighting the handset's ability to capture high-quality footage in the most challenging environments.

Apple Watch bands by Coach set to launch this Sunday in three styles

Monday June 06, 2016

A total of nine new Apple Watch bands -- three styles all available in three different colors --will launch this Sunday from luxury fashion brand Coach, a new leak has revealed.

New Apple Music ads feature DJ Khaled, Naomi Campbell & Ray Liotta

Monday June 06, 2016

Apple over the weekend launched two new Apple Music ads, both featuring musician and Beats 1 show host DJ Khaled in the wake of his new single with Drake, "For Free."

Apple issues second betas of iOS 9.3.3, OS X 10.11.6, watchOS 2.2.2 & tvOS 9.2.2 a week before WWDC

Monday June 06, 2016

With just seven days to go before Apple unveils the future of iOS, OS X, watchOS and tvOS and at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, developers were provided with new betas for upcoming minor updates.

Apple to reach goal of 40 Chinese stores later in June with outlets in Shanghai & Tianjin

Monday June 06, 2016

Apple officially announced plans to launch two new Chinese outlets later this month, accomplishing a recent target of 40 stores across the Greater China region.

Giveaway: Win an mCookie Kit from Microduino

Monday June 06, 2016

Microduino is partnering with AppleInsider to offer readers the chance to win an mCookie kit, which contains a magnetic stackable Arduino microcontroller for programmers and DIY-ers. As a bonus, not one, but two kits are up for grabs this week.

Apple jumps from fifth to third in 2016 Fortune 500 list

Monday June 06, 2016

Despite recent setbacks Apple nevertheless climbed from fifth to third place in this year's Fortune 500, ranking major U.S. corporations based on their gross revenues.

Microsoft's Cortana heading to Xbox One, will take on Apple's Siri in the living room

Monday June 06, 2016

Apple's Siri voice controls debuted on the new Apple TV last fall, and Microsoft's competing Cortana will follow suit, debuting in the living room on Xbox One consoles starting this summer.