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Samsung touts open 'Internet of things' push, says all products to be connected in 5 years

01/05/2015, 11:12:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

During Samsung's keynote presentation at the Consumer Electronics Show on Monday, co-CEO B.K. Yoon advocated for an open, industry-wide "Internet of things" push, revealing plans to build in connected device capabilities across its entire product line within five years.

Apple's CarPlay coming to Volkswagen models later this year

01/05/2015, 07:59:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

German auto giant Volkswagen on Monday unveiled plans to incorporate Apple's CarPlay in next-generation infotainment systems, saying the iOS-derived feature will come included with select models this year.

Elgato announces 'Eve' range of HomeKit-enabled smart home sensors

01/05/2015, 07:26:44 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Elgato, known for its EyeTV line of digital TV video capture hardware, on Monday announced Eve, an expansive range of app-connected smart home sensors that monitor energy and water usage, weather, smoke and more.

Dish announces 'Sling TV' $20-per-month Internet TV service with ESPN, CNN, more

01/05/2015, 02:15:44 PM, Posted By Sam Oliver

Satellite television provider Dish has jumped into the cord-cutting ring with a new over-the-top streaming television service featuring a number of big-name broadcasters, possibly signaling that content owners are becoming more at ease with alternative distribution methods that could bolster Apple's own efforts.

Wearables, portable hard drives dominate early announcements from CES

01/05/2015, 11:04:30 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

With the sun yet to rise on the first day of the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, companies looking to get a jump on the news cycle have provided early looks at wearable devices from new market entrants like Alcatel along with a number of intriguing portable hard drive updates and a plethora of iOS-connected accessories.

Digital music sales dropped 9% in 2014 while streaming surged 54%

01/02/2015, 01:31:24 PM, Posted By Katie Marsal

Apple's acquisition of streaming service Beats Music looms large over the latest music sales data, showing once again that the industry is trending away from sales of digital songs and albums.

Editorial: the world revolved around Apple, Inc in 2014

12/30/2014, 05:08:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

In 2014, the world's journalists, investors and software developers all collectively discovered they'd been disastrously wrong about Apple in 2013. And with good reason.

Apple not offering '12 Days of Gifts' promotion for first time in six years

12/27/2014, 07:55:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Since 2008, Apple has given away songs, apps, movies and other digital goodies as part of a holiday tradition dubbed the "12 Days of Christmas," or "12 Days of Gifts" for U.S. users, but this year the company has apparently opted to call off the promotion.

Apple TV patent turns iPads and iPhones into remote displays, supports reverse AirPlay mirroring

12/23/2014, 05:48:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Apple on Tuesday was awarded a patent for displaying media streams on portable devices in synchronization with content being played back on a fixed system, suggesting the company is thinking of remote viewing capabilities for its Apple TV line of products.

Apple says 'dozens' of banks and stores signed up for Apple Pay in recent weeks

12/16/2014, 01:45:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Apple on Tuesday issued a statement to bring attention to the dozens of companies that threw support behind Apple Pay over the past few weeks, including the addition of ten new banks and an NBA arena.

Google's new Web series 'Route 85' aims to help developers make iOS apps using Google SDKs

12/12/2014, 10:48:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Google on Friday announced a new series of developer outreach videos called "Route 85," which looks to facilitate expanded use of Google's iOS SDKs in third-party app creations.

Indie game 'Papers, Please' to return full nudity option after initial rejection from Apple

12/12/2014, 06:24:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple's app review team caused a small fracas this week when it forced award-winning game "Papers, Please" remove pixelated nudity prior to a debut on iPad. But the company changed course on Friday, suggesting the game's developer resubmit the title with a user-selectable full nudity option.

Workflow for iOS aims to simplify automation of complex multi-step tasks

12/12/2014, 10:49:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

A newly launched iOS application dubbed "Workflow" enables users to drag and drop combinations of more than 100 different actions to create automated and complex workflows.

Ford drops Microsoft's Windows Embedded, enabling support for Apple's CarPlay, Android Auto

12/12/2014, 06:04:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Ford has abandoned its troubled Microsoft Sync automotive infotainment system for a QNX-based platform that can support Apple's CarPlay with Hands Free Siri.

How to manage your iCloud storage and backups

12/11/2014, 09:09:00 AM, Posted By Stephen Robles

Apple understands that device backups are only useful when the process is automatic and done regularly, which is why the feature is baked into iOS and handled by iCloud.

United Airlines to deploy Apple's iPhone 6 Plus to more than 23,000 flight attendants worldwide

12/10/2014, 03:20:44 PM, Posted By Katie Marsal

United Airlines on Wednesday announced that it will equip more than 23,000 flight attendants with Apple's iPhone 6 Plus next year, allowing them to handle onboard transactions as well as accessing company email and other internal information.

Nokia confirms Here maps will return to iOS next year

12/10/2014, 12:42:51 PM, Posted By Sam Oliver

Finnish telecommunications company Nokia on Wednesday announced that it would bring its Here mapping service --which has not appeared in native form on Apple devices in nearly a year --back to iOS with a new standalone app in early 2015.

IBM & Apple reveal first iOS apps in enterprise partnership, including travel, telecom, retail & government

12/10/2014, 08:45:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple and IBM on Wednesday unveiled a wide range of "MobileFirst" applications targeted toward businesses, representing the first results of the enterprise-focused partnership between both companies.

Apple's first patent reassignment from PrimeSense buy hints at 3D mapping on Apple TV, iPhone

12/09/2014, 06:18:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Apple on Tuesday was assigned patent rights to a projection-based 3D mapping solution won from its acquisition of Israeli company PrimeSense, suggesting the company is moving forward on development of advanced body gesture control for Mac, Apple TV and possibly iOS.

Claim that Google Chromebooks "overtook" Apple in U.S. education is false

12/07/2014, 03:24:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Last week's Financial Times headline claiming that Google had overtaken Apple in U.S. education--based on data from IDC--was not just technically inaccurate but wildly misleading and served to obscure far more meaningful trends occurring in the PC market, particularly in education as well as the broader emerging segment of new computing form factors.

FCC panel issues recommendations on smartphone theft prevention, cites Apple's Activation Lock

12/05/2014, 11:16:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

A U.S. Federal Communications Commission group tasked with developing government, industry and consumer recommendations to mitigate device theft issued a report on Thursday lauding Apple's iOS Activation Lock feature as model deterrent.

Apple mass transit system for Maps detailed in new patent

12/04/2014, 07:22:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

A pair of patent filings uncovered on Thursday reveal what could be Apple's answer to mass transit mapping, a highly requested feature since Google Maps was replaced in iOS by the first-party Apple Maps in 2012.

Apple Pay adds issuers L&N Federal Credit Union, UW Credit Union and M&T Bank

12/03/2014, 06:35:50 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

In the weeks following Apple Pay's debut alongside iOS 8, more financial partners are signing on to the mobile and digital payments service, with Wednesday bringing L&N Federal Credit Union, UW Credit Union and M&T Bank into the fold.

Mozilla reportedly planning return to iOS with Firefox Web browser

12/03/2014, 04:44:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

After steering clear of Apple's iOS for well over a year, developer Mozilla is said to be working on a flagship Firefox Web browser that may soon make an appearance on iPhones and iPads.

Best of Cyber Monday: Free and deeply discounted apps for iOS and OS X

12/01/2014, 06:06:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

On the biggest e-sales day of the year, app developers are getting in on the action with hefty Cyber Monday price cuts on popular titles for iOS and Mac, including half-price and free deals for Fantastical, Assassin's Creed Pirates, Pixelmator for Mac and more.