New MacBook Pros are here! Get the lowest prices anywhere: Apple Price Guides updated Aug 31st (exclusive coupons)

Found 1000 Results for: ‘iOS 6 Plan’

Apple now offering free recycling of all old Apple products in environmental push

04/21/2014, 05:35:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Continuing its environment-minded announcements on Monday, Apple revealed a new plan to accept all used Apple products for free in an effort to cut down on pollution caused by manufacture and use of the company's devices.

Apple, Inc. and the pursuit of affordable luxury electronics

04/19/2014, 05:42:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

In an industry captivated by cheap commodity components, Apple's ability to command healthy profit margins for "magical," premium priced products designed to delight users--rather than just solve basic problems in a cost effective way--has confounded analysts and pundits for the better part of 40 years. It appears Apple will continue to introduce upscale new products in 2014, rather than following the industry into a race to the bottom in pricing.

Beats Music enables in-app subscriptions with latest update in bid for more users

04/18/2014, 08:35:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Beats Music, the streaming radio arm of the Beats empire, updated its iPhone app on Friday with the notable addition of in-app subscriptions, meaning the company is now paying Apple's usual 30 percent commission on new sign-ups.

How Apple dodged the Heartbleed bullet

04/18/2014, 02:29:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

In 2011, Apple told its developers that it would be deprecating OS X's Common Data Security Architecture including OpenSSL, describing it as an outdated relic of the late 1990s. Nearly three years later, OpenSSL was hit by a severe flaw that affected a wide swath of vendors and their users, but not Apple.

Samsung deal with Swiss clock maker portrayed as an affront to Apple

04/18/2014, 12:28:53 PM, Posted By Sam Oliver

Samsung recently inked a deal with Swiss Federal Railways, the same organization that accused Apple of copying one of its iconic clock designs, leading some to speculate that Samsung may have sought the contract solely to make a dig at Apple.

Traffic from Apple's unannounced iOS 8, OS X 10.10 remains steady ahead of WWDC 2014

04/18/2014, 08:28:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Testing of Apple's anticipated next-generation operating systems -- iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 -- continues along at a steady clip, new traffic data shows, ahead of the upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference, where both products are expected to be unveiled.

Facebook unveils new 'Nearby Friends' geolocation meetup feature

04/17/2014, 02:36:10 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Facebook users will now have an easier time meeting up with friends at social events or planning group activities using the social network's new Nearby Friends feature, an opt-in service that alerts friends when they are close to each other.

RunKeeper's new Breeze app goes beyond workouts to count daily steps via Apple's M7 chip in iPhone 5s

04/17/2014, 11:00:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

RunKeeper on Thursday launched Breeze, its new step tracking app that harnesses the abilities of the M7 chip found in Apple's iPhone 5s. AppleInsider was given an early hands-on with Breeze, and found it's a great way to track activity from the rest of the day, when you're not out for a run.

Apple to partner with Shazam for song recognition in iOS 8, report says

04/16/2014, 08:52:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

A report on Wednesday claims Apple is looking to incorporate a song identification feature into its upcoming iOS 8 operating system, possibly as part of Siri, and is working with Shazam to roll out the capability.

Marissa Mayer wants Apple to ditch Google for Yahoo! as default iOS search engine

04/16/2014, 06:15:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is reportedly working on a plan to convince Apple to change the default iOS search engine from Google to a new Yahoo solution, which could deal a significant blow to Google's ad income.

Apple launches smaller-capacity 8GB iPhone 5c in Italy, Sweden, Netherlands, Czech Republic, more

04/16/2014, 08:19:00 AM, Posted By Sam Oliver

Apple has continued to slowly expand availability of its new entry-level 8-gigabyte iPhone 5c model, with the handset debuting in a number of additional countries this week, including Italy and Sweden.

Apple joins tech heavyweights, wireless carriers in smartphone anti-theft initiative

04/15/2014, 06:20:51 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

A group of smartphone industry giants, including Apple, Samsung, Google and Microsoft, signed on to a voluntary program spearheaded by the U.S. wireless industry that looks to incorporate anti-theft technology into handsets by July 2015.

Samsung braced for "iPhone 5 Tsunami," targeted an "attack" on Apple's customer base

04/15/2014, 06:02:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

New confidential internal memos presented in the Apple v. Samsung trial detail a "counter tsunami plan" Samsung hoped to set up in response to Apple's iPhone 5 launch, in order to distract from its own Galaxy product vulnerabilities it described as "plastic feeling" with "lack of key feature."

Microsoft launches $70/year Office 365 Personal for Mac, iPad

04/15/2014, 01:02:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Pricing on Microsoft's Office 365 service became a little more affordable for individual users on Tuesday, as the company launched a new "Personal" subscription plan priced at $69.99 per year.

Closer look at alleged 'iPhone 6' front panel suggests 5.1" screen with 16:9 ratio

04/15/2014, 11:32:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Whether it's legitimate or not, a newly revealed front panel claimed to be for Apple's next-generation iPhone appears to show a part for a 5.1-inch display with a screen ratio of 16 to 9.

Consumer interest in Apple's 'iPhone 6' at record levels, as new sketches show rumored big-screen design

04/10/2014, 08:31:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

With leaks and alleged information about Apple's next-generation iPhone picking up steam, a new report shows that consumer interest for the so-called "iPhone 6" expected to debut later this year is already at record levels.

How Samsung & Google teamed up to steal Apple Data Detectors for Android

04/10/2014, 06:45:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple's critics contend that it either doesn't have innovative inventions worthy of patents, or has grossly overestimated the commercial value of its patents. Apple Data Detectors is one example that proves both ideas are wrong.

Rumor: Apple UI chief Greg Christie set to leave after clashes with Jony Ive [update: confirmed]

04/09/2014, 03:43:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Longtime Apple human interface director Greg Christie, who has been with the iPhone maker since 1996, is said to be planning an exit after his relationship with recently-elevated senior vice president of design Jony Ive allegedly turned sour.

Apple's iBeacon tech to be featured at Coachella music and arts festival

04/09/2014, 03:04:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

According to an app update for the upcoming Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, the gathering will have on-site iBeacons that push notifications and other information to users as they walk the grounds at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, Calif. this weekend next.

Adobe's 'Lightroom mobile' for iPad brings advanced photo editing, organization to iOS

04/08/2014, 01:05:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Adobe on Monday introduced Lightroom Mobile for iPad, a touch-friendly accompaniment to the company's suite of photography software that brings powerful new tools to Apple's iOS, including on-the-go RAW image editing.

Apple's iOS 7 reaches 87% adoption, still growing faster than Android 4.4 KitKat

04/07/2014, 05:22:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple has updated its App Store statistics for April, reporting that 87 percent of its users accessing the iTunes Store have now installed its latest iOS 7.

Microsoft shows off new 'Windows in the car' concept to take on Apple's CarPlay

04/07/2014, 09:31:56 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Software giant Microsoft is planning to revamp its in-car offerings after suffering setbacks with the existing Sync platform, unveiling a new "Windows in the car" initiative at the company's annual Build conference in San Francisco.

Review: Parrot's AR.Drone 2.0 makes iPhone aerial reconnaissance easy

04/06/2014, 06:02:00 AM, Posted By Lester Victor Marks

As one of the most popular iOS-friendly aerial camera platforms available, Parrot's AR.Drone has become a great example of what's possible within Apple's mobile ecosystem. AppleInsider was recently able to spend time with the second-generation version to see if it's worth the $300 price of entry.

Investors increasingly banking on profitable new product categories coming from Apple this year

04/03/2014, 09:51:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Though Apple had pledged to introduce new products "throughout 2014," it has yet to have a major launch this year. That's helped set the stage for expectations among bullish investors that the company is working on something big that could truly move the needle on Apple's stock price in the coming months.

Apple's WWDC 2014 kicks off June 2, tickets to be issued by random selection April 7

04/03/2014, 08:35:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, where the company traditionally unveils the next generation of its iOS mobile operating system, will kick off on June 2 this year, with randomly selected attendees set to be announced next week.