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Apple suppliers reportedly start production of next-gen iPad Air with anti-reflective coating

08/11/2014, 06:51:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Ahead of an expected special event in September, Apple suppliers are supposedly ramping up manufacturing of both 9.7-inch and 7.9-inch iPad models, with the larger version expected to debut as soon as this quarter.

Apple details 'Siri for Mac' desktop virtual assistant in new patent application

08/07/2014, 07:05:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

While Apple's Siri has been an iOS staple since 2011, the tech has yet to make the jump to OS X. An exhaustive new patent filing, however, details a very similar desktop version of the virtual assistant that can perform dictation, high-level system commands and even act as a "third hand" for Mac users.

New report elaborates on 'iPhone 6' rumors of A8 SoC, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, NFC, no sapphire display

08/06/2014, 06:26:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

A report on Wednesday corroborates earlier rumors that Apple's next-gen iPhone lineup will feature a faster processor and advanced communications package, but will not include a much-hyped sapphire screen.

Adobe publishes how-to guide for migrating from Apple's Aperture to Lightroom

08/04/2014, 06:29:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Taking advantage of Apple's decision to discontinue both Aperture and iPhoto in favor of the upcoming OS X Yosemite app "Photos," Adobe on Monday released a quick reference guide to migrating image files from Apple's program to Lightroom.

Editorial: Why Apple, Inc. isn't worried about iPad's IDC tablet "market share"

08/04/2014, 03:30:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

In the face of dubious market research portraying Apple's iPad (and perhaps the entire tablet market) as troubled and teetering on the brink of collapse, Apple's chief executive Tim Cook expressed a sincere lack of concern while addressing analysts, alluding to long term strategies for outliving tablet rivals focused on volume shipments and short term market share gains.

Apple officially closes on $3B purchase of Beats headphones & streaming service

08/01/2014, 09:50:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Apple on Friday gave an official welcome to Beats Music and Beats Electronics, which are now a part of the Cupertino, Calif., outfit after the $3 billion purchase price was finalized.

Apple likely to ship only 3 million 'iWatch' units this year, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says

07/31/2014, 03:19:00 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Market expectations for Apple's anticipated "iWatch" may be grossly overestimated, as well-connected analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said on Thursday that he expects that only 3 million wrist-worn smart devices from Apple will make it to store shelves by the end of this year.

Instagram launches Snapchat competitor 'Bolt' in select markets, US not included

07/29/2014, 07:15:58 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

A week after rumors that Instagram would launch Bolt, the Facebook-owned company soft launched the new time-restricted image and video messaging app in New Zealand, Singapore and South Africa.

How to save up to $400 on Apple's mid-2014 MacBook Pros with instant coupons

07/29/2014, 10:27:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple's much-anticipated 2014 family of MacBook Pros introduced Tuesday are on their way to the company's largest authorized resellers, and AI has teamed up with a pair of them to offer the lowest prices anywhere on not only the five standard retail configurations but over two dozen custom configurations, including those that come with 3-Years of AppleCare.

Ford ditches BlackBerry for Apple, will deploy 9,300 iPhones among employees

07/29/2014, 02:55:00 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Apple can now count the Ford Motor Co. among those who are embracing its iOS platform, as the automaker has revealed it will equip more than 9,000 workers with iPhones over the next two years.

Hilton to roll out digital check-ins, smartphone room keys in new tech push

07/28/2014, 08:18:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Hilton Worldwide on Monday announced plans to roll out an aggressive overhaul of its tech infrastructure that will let guests use their mobile devices as hotel room keys, choose rooms from a floor plan map and check-in to properties around the world.

Facebook to soon require standalone Messenger app for mobile chats [u]

07/28/2014, 05:57:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Facebook on Monday announced it will be drawing down support for messages sent through its flagship mobile app, meaning users around the world will be forced to download the standalone Messenger app if they want to take their chats on the road.

European Commission OKs Apple's $3B purchase of Beats

07/28/2014, 08:27:39 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

The legislative arm of the European Union ruled on Monday that Apple is allowed to acquire Beats, the premium headphone maker it plans to acquire for $3 billion, as the agreement would not be detrimental to consumers in the organization's eyes.

Apple acquires startup BookLamp for between $10M to $15M in bid to bolster iBooks discovery

07/25/2014, 09:28:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Friday confirmed reports that it recently acquired book analytics firm BookLamp -- dubbed the "Pandora for Books" -- in April to bolster its fight in the e-book sales market, bringing better discovery and analytics to its digital storefront.

IBM began mass adoption of iOS prior to its exclusive partnership with Apple, Inc.

07/24/2014, 05:35:24 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

When Apple and IBM announced plans to codevelop new iOS apps and jointly sell and support iPhones and iPad to enterprise customers, the news was greeted as if it were a new experiment. However, the deal is actually an extension of IBM's mobile strategy that has included massive deployments of iOS devices and native apps.

Apple's e-wallet could debut as soon as this fall, possibly with 'iPhone 6'

07/23/2014, 05:10:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

A report on Wednesday claims Apple is accelerating work on a mobile payments system, or digital wallet, that could be ready by this fall, allowing customers to pay for physical goods with their iPhone instead of a credit card or cash.

Apple Inc's new Swift language a "huge leap forward for iOS ecosystem," offers "enormous opportunity" with IBM in enterprise

07/22/2014, 07:35:10 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Speaking to analysts, Apple's chief executive Tim Cook called the company's new Swift programming language "a huge leap forward for the iOS ecosystem" and an important contributing factor to the company's new partnership with IBM targeting enterprise app development.

As iPad sales decline, Apple remains bullish on future of tablet market

07/22/2014, 05:20:00 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Though iPad sales have fallen two quarters in a row, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Tuesday he isn't concerned, and teased that his company is working on new innovations that, along with the newly announced IBM partnership, could help reinvigorate growth.

Notes of interest from Apple's Q3 2014 conference call

07/22/2014, 05:05:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Tuesday fell just short of Wall Street expectations for its third fiscal quarter of 2014 amid disappointing results for the iPhone and iPad, though the Mac continued to outpace the PC market. Following the announcements, executives from the company participated in a conference call with analysts and the media, and notes of interest follow.

Google and Samsung escalate hostilities over watches, Tizen and Android's openness

07/19/2014, 05:27:52 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Google is growing increasingly worried that Samsung, its largest licensee, is working to undermine its own strategy for Android, while Samsung and the rest of the industry is concerned that Google has become a "bully," according to a new report by The Information.

European Commission chides Apple for not improving game in-app purchase policies

07/18/2014, 09:25:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

The legislative arm of the European Union has set its sights on Apple, accusing the iPhone maker of not doing enough to protect and inform consumers regarding in-app purchases, particularly in "free-to-play" mobile games.

Amazon launches iOS-compatible Kindle Unlimited, a $10/mo. all-you-can-read ebook plan

07/18/2014, 08:44:46 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

While the digital music market has been trending toward monthly subscription services for unlimited access, Amazon is now trying the same approach with its dominance in the ebook market, allowing subscribers to read as much as they want for $10 per month.

Adobe Camera Raw and DNG Converter release candidates bring new camera support, bug fixes

07/18/2014, 02:26:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Adobe on Thursday announced availability of release candidates for the upcoming Camera Raw 8.6 and DNG Converter 8.6, with the software bringing improvements to image processing and conversion for Photoshop CC users.

What Apple, Inc. gets from its new iOS partnership with IBM

07/17/2014, 03:16:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple's newly announced mobile partnership with IBM has been greeted by a number of analysts and pundits as being both "not that big a deal," or conversely, the dramatic reversal of a long standing rivalry. Both are wrong, here's why.

Rumor: Fourth beta of Apple's iOS 8 expected to arrive Monday, July 21

07/16/2014, 10:59:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

The fourth pre-release beta for Apple's forthcoming iOS 8 mobile operating system update is rumored to arrive next Monday, July 21, exactly two weeks after the arrival of the third beta.