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MetaWatch adds step counter for iPhone 5s users, Taco Bell working on mobile ordering system

02/14/2014, 12:36:53 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

MetaWatch this week updated its iOS application to send basketball scores, as well as steps counted by the iPhone 5s M7 chip, to its wrist-worn accessory. In addition, fast food franchise Taco Bell has revealed it is working on a mobile ordering system that will debut on the iPhone later this year.

Apple, Inc. sold more computers than all of Microsoft's Windows PC partners in December quarter

02/13/2014, 06:01:06 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Seven years after entering the mobile computing market with iPhone, the Cupertino-based company has now reached a peak of building and selling more computers than all of Microsoft's Windows licensees put together.

IDC critical of Apple for not selling profitless, sub $200 iPhones in market share report

02/12/2014, 03:17:13 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Market research firm IDC has reported new figures seeking to explain why Apple, the most profitable smartphone vendor on the planet, is "underperforming the overall market" by not emulating the profitless manufacturing of low end phones by its competitors, most of whom are losing money.

Apple hints at unannounced 'new platforms' in job listing

02/11/2014, 10:20:48 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

With the debut new product categories promised by Apple in 2014 will likely come entirely new platforms, and a fresh job listing from the company discloses that such plans are in fact currently in the works.

Cook discusses bigger iPhones, Motorola sale, Android and more in interview

02/07/2014, 09:11:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

In a wide-ranging interview with The Wall Street Journal, excerpts of which were published on Friday, Apple CEO Tim Cook discussed expanding the iPhone business, Google and Android, emerging markets and innovation.

Blockchain CEO calls Apple 'gatekeeper to innovation,' says Bitcoin app removal signals payments push

02/07/2014, 07:18:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

The CEO of Blockchain, which had its Bitcoin wallet app removed from the App Store on Thursday, called Apple a "gatekeeper to innovation" and believes the company is cracking down on possible competitors for an unannounced payment system leveraging iTunes account holders.

Sochi 2014: The best ways to follow the Winter Olympics on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac

02/07/2014, 02:46:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

The world's gaze will be firmly fixed on the sprawling Russian resort town of Sochi for the next 18 days as the city plays host to the 22nd Winter Olympics, and AppleInsider has everything you need to know to follow along at home or on the go.

Samsung wants Olympians to hide the Apple logo on their iPhones during opening ceremonies

02/05/2014, 02:59:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Samsung is giving a free Galaxy Note 3 to every athlete competing in the 2014 Winter Olympics, but those who receive one are reportedly required to ensure that the Apple logo is nowhere to be seen if they use an iPhone to record events at the opening ceremonies.

Turkish president wants Apple to invest R&D capital, offers tax incentives

02/04/2014, 10:58:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

During a high-level meeting on Tuesday, Turkish President Abdullah Gül called for Apple to invest in the state's growing technopark initiative, while CEO Tim Cook confirmed plans for a "unique" flagship Apple Store in Istanbul.

Rumor: Apple's next-gen iOS 8 to include 'Healthbook' app for comprehensive health monitoring

01/31/2014, 07:18:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

A report on Friday claims Apple is working to incorporate a new built-in app dubbed "Healthbook" into its next iOS iteration, with the software able to track everything from food intake to glucose levels.

Apple's spending on acquisitions surged to $525 million last quarter

01/30/2014, 09:12:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

While investors continue to fret over what Apple plans to do with its $159 billion in cash and investments, the company is quietly spending far more than previously on its secretive acquisitions, exceeding a half-billion dollars last quarter alone.

Automatic Link 'smart driving assistant' adds iBeacon functionality in software update

01/28/2014, 08:40:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Automatic has added iBeacon support to its Automatic Link "smart driving assistant," opening up the possibility for remote payments, granular car location tracking and, of course, enhanced targeted ads.

Apple TV gains its own shopping category in Apple's online store

01/28/2014, 02:38:00 PM, Posted By Shane Cole

The most recent update to Apple's online store brought more than just Valentine's Day deals, as the company's Apple TV set-top streamer was promoted from accessory to top-level product category -- fueling speculation that the box may soon see a major update.

Apple updates online store, Apple Store app for Valentine's Day

01/28/2014, 04:13:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Tuesday rolled out a revamped Online Apple Store with flourishes of red and a new "Top Valentine's Gifts" section catering to shoppers looking to buy something special for their significant other this Feb. 14.

Nest's Tony Fadell says it's 'up to Apple' if company wants to keep ties following Google buyout

01/24/2014, 04:10:50 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

While Nest Labs has had a close relationship with Apple in the past, all that could change after the company was purchased by rival Google. But Nest CEO and former Apple executive Tony Fadell has said in a new interview that it's entirely "up to Apple" how things proceed from here.

Apple's Macintosh has forced the world to change for 30 years

01/24/2014, 06:19:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Thirty years ago today, Steve Jobs presented the new Macintosh personal computer to a room of Apple investors. The machine has maintained its impact upon the world ever since, despite continually morphing into new forms while detractors voiced their disapproval.

Samsung whiffs on earnings thanks to iPhone and Asian rivals

01/23/2014, 11:07:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Samsung announced earnings on Thursday well below analyst expectations, prompting speculation that Apple's iOS device lineup, along with increased competition from smaller Asian manufacturers, are slowing the Korean tech giant's growth.

Apple says working on fix for random iOS 7 crashing issue

01/22/2014, 06:07:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Wednesday confirmed it is working on a fix for an issue that causes devices running iOS 7 to randomly crash and reboot; a problem seen by many users since the mobile operating system debuted in September.

Analyst: Apple's 'iPhone 6' design 'locked down' with 4.8" display, 802.11ac Wi-Fi

01/22/2014, 01:44:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Though Apple isn't expected to introduce a new iPhone model for months, one Wall Street analyst claims that the company has already internally "locked down" the design for its next flagship handset, sporting a 4.8-inch display and speedy 802.11ac Wi-Fi connectivity.

Apple expands educational iBooks to new markets in Asia, Latin America & Europe

01/21/2014, 08:41:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Tuesday announced that iBooks Texbooks and iTunes U Course Manager, two education-oriented products from the company, are expanding into new markets around the world, including Asia, Latin America, and Europe.

'Cortana,' Microsoft's Siri competitor, to go public in April - report

01/17/2014, 01:15:42 PM, Posted By Shane Cole

Following in the footsteps of Siri and Google Now, Microsoft looks to be on track to release its own personal digital assistant -- dubbed Cortana -- later this spring.

Apple agrees to pay $32.5M in refunds, settling App Store in-app purchase lawsuit with US government

01/15/2014, 11:58:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Apple and the U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced on Wednesday that the two sides have reached a $32.5 million settlement, bringing to an end a lawsuit over the ease with which children could rack up costly bills through in-app purchases on the iOS App Store.

Google buys Nest Labs, maker of smart thermostat, for $3.2 billion [u]

01/13/2014, 04:13:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Google has reportedly acquired Nest Labs, makers of the Nest Learning Thermostat and Nest Protect smoke detector and a company founded by ex-Apple executive Tony Fadell, for $3.2 billion.

First look: MiPow PlayBulb, an iPhone-connected Bluetooth light bulb & speaker

01/10/2014, 03:33:00 PM, Posted By Lester Victor Marks

One of the more unique products at this year's Consumer Electronics Show is the MiPow PlayBulb, a device that integrates both an LED lightbulb and a Bluetooth speaker into one iPhone-connected accessory. AppleInsider offers a first look.

First look: iOS-connected smart watches, health trackers, home automation from Archos

01/08/2014, 07:46:00 PM, Posted By Lester Victor Marks

Archos is hitting the wearable devices market hard in 2014, with a new range of products showcased at the Consumer Electronics Show capable of connecting to Apple's iOS mobile platform via Bluetooth Low Energy.