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UK site The Guardian drops Apple News in bid to boost ad & subscription revenues

04/21/2017, 04:13:29 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Prominent U.K. newspaper The Guardian on Friday pulled out of two major app-based initiatives, Apple News and Facebook Instant Articles, in a bid to reclaim revenue.

Editorial: An ad-free, premium social network... from Apple

03/19/2017, 01:02:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple has several elements of a social network already, with evidence pointing to plans for expansion. Here's why the company needs a strong social strategy, and how a social network from Apple could uniquely address the issues of online harassment, fake news, surveillance advertising, clickbait and viral plagiarism.

Editorial: The future of Apple's Macintosh

03/05/2017, 10:22:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Thinking about the future of Apple's Macintosh becomes more realistic when grounded in facts. It's no accident that several Mac models have not been updated in many months, but it's also true that Apple faces real constraints in dramatically expanding its Mac sales. Here's a look at what's involved, and what's possible for the future of Apple's graphical mouse-based computing platform.

AppleInsider podcast talks iPhone and USB-C, iPads instead of Mac, and the meaning of 'pro'

03/03/2017, 08:13:00 AM, Posted By Lester Victor Marks

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Neil and Victor talk about USB-C and iOS devices, iPads as computer replacements, and what the definition of "pro" is.

Editorial: The future of Steve Jobs' iPad vision for Post-PC computing, part 2

02/27/2017, 02:00:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

In 2010, Steve Jobs introduced the first iPad as a new product category between the smartphone and notebook. Born into ridicule, there's still a widespread misunderstanding of what iPad actually is, seven years later. Here's a look at why.

Editorial: The future of Steve Jobs' iPad vision for Post-PC computing

02/26/2017, 01:27:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

In 2010, Steve Jobs introduced the first iPad as a new product category between the smartphone and notebook. It ended up dramatically shifting demand in the PC industry, but sales have since plateaued. Here's what Apple can do, has done and is doing to build iPad into the Post-PC future of computing.

Editorial: Uncertainties of a dysfunctional American government likely to hurt Apple's performance

02/21/2017, 12:53:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Shares of Apple are currently trading at an all time high, in a bull market rally that recently-elected U.S. President Trump has frequently taken credit for. However, stock market gains--including Apple's--appear to be driven primarily by favorable earnings reports from the December quarter. The economic future of Apple -- and the U.S. overall -- is less certain, given risks related to infrastructure investment, taxes, currency valuations, immigration restrictions and travel bans under the new administration.

AppleInsider podcast talks about 'iPhone 8' function area, fake news, BeatsX and more

02/17/2017, 09:16:00 AM, Posted By Lester Victor Marks

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Mikey and Victor talk about an 'iPhone 8' with no home button, Malware on the Mac, Apple's effort to fight fake news, and more.

Editorial: Why Apple ignores so much pundit innovation advice

02/13/2017, 02:19:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Pundits are confounded by how Apple seems to ignore all their great ideas, but the company's strategy appears to be working out rather well on its own. Here's a look at why Apple has done so well while disregarding three major themes of Toxic Innovation Advice, pertaining to acquisition targets, obvious feature requests and commodity hardware.

Hands On: Taskpaper 3.6.2 aims to make your To Do list easier to plow through

02/12/2017, 07:39:00 PM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

A new update to the Mac-specific Taskpaper aims to add power and ease of use to work-list management -- AppleInsider loads it up, and sees if it makes good on its promises.

Is Apple getting Siri-ous in the face of Amazon's Alexa Echo?

01/07/2017, 07:56:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

There's a new gold rush in tech, related to voice assistance and a voice-first interface for everything we do at home, in the car and while out and about. What happens if the world's best positioned, most profitable tech company fails to capitalize on it?

Editorial: Apple survived 2016's onslaught of fake news and failed competitors

12/31/2016, 04:45:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Across 2016, ostensibly legitimate journalists and research firms gravely warned that Apple was in trouble on every front--from low cost wearables to Microsoft's 2-in-1 notebooks, to Google's new Pixel Phone and a resurgent Samsung--as well as falling behind everyone else in the emerging, very promising field of Virtual Reality. They were all so incredibly wrong we can now have a good end-of-year laugh at their expense.

NBC's cash-strapped 'Breaking News' app & social media feeds to shut down this week

12/27/2016, 03:06:00 PM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

NBC is pulling the plug on its Breaking News service that feeds the eponymous iOS app on Dec. 31, and is leaving 9.5 million followers on Twitter in the dark as well.

CNN buys Casey Neistat's Beme video-sharing app, plans major new business

11/28/2016, 09:56:25 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

CNN has reportedly acquired Beme, the video-sharing app co-founded by YouTube celebrity Casey Neistat -- with plans to turn it into a much bigger project.

Chinese state-run media promises consequences for Apple, others if Trump starts trade war

11/14/2016, 08:59:05 AM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

China has threatened that a trade war against the country will result in more harm to the U.S., with a state-run paper threatening that the government will take "countermeasures" against Apple's iPhone and the automotive industry if an economic conflict comes to pass.

Adobe unveils new design apps, 'Sensei' service, updates & more at MAX conference

11/02/2016, 09:04:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Adobe at its MAX 2016 industry conference on Wednesday announced a slew of new software products and app updates for imaging professionals, including an automated service called Sensei, as well as a stock photography and video partnership with Reuters.

Corporate culture, haste reportedly at core of Samsung mishandling of Note 7 situation

10/12/2016, 02:23:07 PM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

The Galaxy Note 7 botched recall was apparently induced as a result of corporate secrecy plus a lack of communication between test engineers -- and the company still can't reproduce the fires in the testing labs.

The Verge founding member Chris Ziegler worked at Apple for two months before leaving website

09/23/2016, 06:14:31 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

In a strange case of tech journalism intrigue, former deputy editor and founding member of The Verge Chris Ziegler recently left the publication after it was discovered that he was -- and might still be -- moonlighting at Apple, a potential conflict of interest for both companies.

Editorial: Apple's AirPods, iPhone 7, Series 2 Watch out... journalists

09/10/2016, 05:59:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

The September 7 Apple Event raised some troubling questions for many tech journalists and their prewritten narratives. It's almost as if they'd been caught in a huge lie and were now forced to ad-lib a toddler-like series of distractions in a bid to avoid any consequences to their reputations. They're often wrong, here's why.

Genius Bar doesn't hire retired Apple engineer, fires up age discrimination debate

09/05/2016, 02:41:00 PM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

The Apple engineer responsible for the OS X migration to Intel was never called back after an Apple retail Genius interview, and an op-ed is again sparking discussion about alleged age bias in Silicon Valley.