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In software development 'cultural shift', Apple won't hold features for major annual point-zero releases

02/12/2018, 08:25:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Rather than packing everything it can into an anticipated "iOS 12" later this year, Apple will reportedly spread out new features into future software updates, meaning "iOS 12.1" and beyond could bring big improvements to the iPhone and iPad.

'iBoot' leak may stem from low-level Apple engineer with ties to jailbreaking community

02/09/2018, 04:51:42 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

This week's publishing of the "iBoot" source code for iOS 9 can be traced back to a "low-level" Apple employee who shared it with a small group of jailbreaking friends -- and may not have wanted it to go beyond that circle, a report claimed on Friday.

Apple adds live news section to TV app on iOS and tvOS

02/08/2018, 11:17:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple on Thursday updated its TV app for iOS and tvOS with a live news section, making good on promises last year to deliver live streaming content from a variety of network news channels to the cord-cutting app.

Stacking up Apple HomePod, Amazon Echo and Google Home

02/08/2018, 09:14:00 PM, Posted By Lester Victor Marks

Amazon, Google, Microsoft and Apple all have voice assistants vying for attention, and all are moving the concept of computer-human voice interaction forward. AppleInsider offers an abbreviated history of how we got here and the capabilities of these assistants and their devices in anticipation of HomePod. What do these things do? What do people use them for? And what is Apple doing differently?

HomeKit-compatible Philips Hue Bridge updated to support Zigbee 3.0 smart light bulbs

02/07/2018, 02:29:00 PM, Posted By Malcolm Owen

Philips has issued new firmware for its HomeKit-compatible Hue lighting system, updating the Bridge to include support for Zigbee 3.0, allowing it to work with a wider array of connected lights, lamps, and similar devices produced by other companies.

Apple on engineer hiring spree, with steady expansion since 2016

02/07/2018, 01:55:00 PM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

Data gleaned from Apple's job postings suggests that the company has amped up its hiring of hardware engineers, with an 80 percent increase in staffing needs from the fall of 2016 to the start of 2018.

ESPN to launch $4.99/month streaming service this spring, live TV requires ESPN subscription

02/06/2018, 08:09:14 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Disney CEO Bob Iger on Tuesday officially announced plans to debut a long-rumored ESPN streaming service, saying the sports-centric offering will launch this spring as part of a redesigned ESPN app.

EU to scrutinize Apple's Shazam takeover on competition concerns from member states

02/06/2018, 04:23:17 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

The European Commission on Tuesday said it will look into whether Apple's proposed Shazam acquisition meets competition standards, following a request by several EU countries.

Data mining efforts reveal quests arriving in future 'Pokemon Go' update

02/06/2018, 03:12:21 PM, Posted By Malcolm Owen

'Pokemon Go' may soon get an update to add some single player-focused content to the popular Niantic game for iPhone, after data mining efforts revealed elements of a new quest system that could offer more things to do in the game, as well as teaching new players basic gameplay concepts.

This week on AI: Apple rakes in $88.3B holiday, 'iOS 12' features delayed, iPhone X production cuts & more

02/03/2018, 12:01:20 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

The standout news was Apple's most lucrative quarter ever, fueled by the iPhone despite an apparent decline in units. We also caught a glimpse of what's coming -- and not coming -- to this year's "iOS 12."

AppleInsider podcast talks 'iOS 12' features, pro filmmaking on an iPhone, and Apple earnings

02/02/2018, 08:39:00 AM, Posted By Lester Victor Marks

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Victor and Neil talk about rumored cuts to "iOS 12" and what stability means, the idea of running iPad apps on an Mac, and what we learned from Apple's earnings call and its biggest quarter ever.

YouTube TV arrives on Apple TV after months-long delay

02/01/2018, 07:24:15 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

YouTube on Thursday launched its live TV streaming service, YouTube TV, on Apple TV, making good on promises made last year to deliver the product to Apple's set-top devices.

Acura rolls out MDX Sport Hybrid SUV with Apple CarPlay

01/31/2018, 10:59:43 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Honda's luxury Acura brand is on Thursday launching the 2018 MDX Sport Hybrid, a sport utility with support for Apple CarPlay, which lets iPhone owners control Siri and compatible iOS apps from their dashboard.

Report reaffirms Apple still plans to 'allow iPad apps to run on Macs this year'

01/31/2018, 09:18:38 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Despite multiple reports saying key features in "iOS 12" have been delayed to allow Apple to improve performance and squash bugs, one highly anticipated feature expected to make it easier for developers to port apps from iOS to macOS is said to still be on target to launch later this year.

US DOJ, SEC investigating how Apple handled throttling of aging iPhone batteries

01/30/2018, 01:36:00 PM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

The U.S. Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission are reportedly starting to look into if Apple violated securities laws, regarding how it informed consumers about the iOS update that implemented the throttling of chemically depleted batteries in iOS 10.2.1.

'iOS 12' features put on hold said to include multiplayer AR games, automatic sorting of photos

01/30/2018, 12:53:11 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

A second report sheds more light on the features not expected to make the cut for this year's "iOS 12" update, as a redesigned home screen app grid, multiplayer support for augmented reality, and new algorithmic sorting of photos are now reportedly likely to wait until "iOS 13."

Apple delays refresh of home screen in 'iOS 12' to focus on performance & reliability - report

01/30/2018, 08:20:49 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Apple apparently had big plans on tap for this year's major iOS update, but is said to have delayed some of the tentpole features, including a new home screen and in-car features, until 2019, allowing it to instead focus on squashing bugs and improving performance.

Apple rolls out transit directions in Milwaukee, Wis., and Omaha, Neb.

01/29/2018, 07:48:16 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Continuing a buildout of its internal mapping platform, Apple recently activated public transit directions in Apple Maps for Milwaukee, Wis., and Omaha, Neb., granting users in those locations access to timetables and routes covering local bus operations.

'Final Fantasy XV:Pocket Edition' arriving on iOS February 9, 'Miitomo' shuttering in May

01/29/2018, 01:39:30 PM, Posted By Malcolm Owen

'Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition' is now available to pre-order from the iOS App Store ahead of a February 9 release, meanwhile Nintendo has announced plans to shut down its first smartphone-only app 'Miitomo' in May, just over two years after it launched in the United States.

First beta of iOS 11.3 now available to public beta program participants

01/25/2018, 02:38:00 PM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

A day after the release of the developer's beta, Apple has made available the first public beta of iOS 11.3.

iOS 11.3 to add support Advanced Mobile Location for first responders

01/25/2018, 09:46:24 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

In iOS 11.3, Apple is adopting support for Advanced Mobile Location, a much more accurate way for phones making emergency calls to report the location of the caller. The move should spur more governments to add support for AML to assist in responding to life-threatening emergencies.

Spike in job openings at Apple hints at renewed focus on design

01/24/2018, 07:44:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

The past few months have seen an unusual hike in job openings for designers at Apple, potentially hinting at work on a grand new project or a renewed focus on design.

Congress questions Apple, others over decision to keep Meltdown and Spectre details secret

01/24/2018, 06:34:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

In letters sent to the CEOs of major tech companies on Wednesday, including Apple CEO Tim Cook, the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee asks why an agreement was made to keep details of the Meltdown and Spectre chip flaws secret until their public disclosure this month.

Apple issues first developer beta for iOS 11.3 with new Animoji, Health Records, ARKit 1.5

01/24/2018, 01:16:00 PM, Posted By Malcolm Owen

The first beta of iOS 11.3 is now available, giving developers the opportunity to build apps for ARKit 1.5, and to test out new features like Health Records and new Animoji. However, new settings for battery and performance controls will have to wait until later betas.

HomePod: Everything you need to know about Apple's smart speaker

01/23/2018, 07:46:13 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple's HomePod is finally available to preorder this Friday, January 26th, and arriving in stores starting Friday, February 9th. AppleInsider delves into the device pre-release, and tells you everything you need to know before you drop $349 on it.