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AT&T bundles free HBO subscription with Unlimited Plus cellular plan

04/05/2017, 02:21:07 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Beginning on Thursday, AT&T will include a free HBO subscription as a perk of its high-cost Unlimited Plus plan, intensifying recent competition among U.S. cellular carriers.

Scania brings Apple's CarPlay to semi trucks for first time

04/05/2017, 09:52:28 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

A Swedish manufacturer, Scania, on Wednesday announced plans to build CarPlay into some of it heavy trucks, marking perhaps the first time Apple's platform has been integrated into non-consumer vehicles.

Why Apple's new GPU efforts are a major disruptive threat to Nvidia

04/04/2017, 07:35:04 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple's plan to decisively migrate iOS to its own internally-developed GPU within the next two years obviously shocked Imagination Technologies, its current supplier of PowerVR graphics technology. It should also rattle Nvidia. Here's why.

As Apple's GPU plans go public, Imagination fears becoming a tech orphan

04/03/2017, 11:06:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Ten years after Apple effectively created a viable, high-end mobile graphics business for Imagination Technologies--and a year after the iPhone maker publicly declined to acquire the company--the British graphics technology firm now appears to be in full panic mode that its mobile technology may end up abandoned like MIPS, PowerPC, Nvidia's Tegra and Texas Instrument's OMAP.

Apple ditching Imagination Technologies GPU technology, moving design in-house

04/03/2017, 09:42:00 AM, Posted By Malcolm Owen

Apple is pulling out of a partnership with Imagination Technologies, the British company behind the graphics technology used in iOS devices, with Apple's decision to stop using Imagination's intellectual property within two years prompting the UK firm's shares to plunge in value by more than 60 percent.

Apple considering selling 'premium' TV bundle with HBO, Starz & Showtime - report

04/02/2017, 11:02:01 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Taking an alternate approach to entering pay TV, Apple is reportedly proposing a bundle of three "premium" channels -- namely HBO, Showtime, and Starz.

iLuv's Rainbow8 is a decent Wi-Fi smartbulb for Apple's HomeKit, but not much more

04/01/2017, 03:15:00 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

On its own iLuv's new Rainbow8 does what a HomeKit bulb needs to, and should satisfy most people. A poor app and a lack of IFTTT or Alexa integration, however, may mean there are better choices.

This week on AI: Apple Car plans, AR glasses move ahead, iOS 10.3 & more

04/01/2017, 01:10:00 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

While the arrival of iOS 10.3, macOS 10.12.4, and the new "budget" iPad likely grabbed the most attention this week, we also saw teases of AR glasses, car plans, and some of the display technology that might come to the "iPhone 8" and "7s."

It's World Backup Day! Here are the best iCloud alternatives for backing up your Mac

03/31/2017, 06:15:00 PM, Posted By Christine McKee

In honor of World Backup Day, we're rounding up the best backup alternatives to Apple's iCloud service to keep your data safe and secure.

Apple Pay launches in Taiwan with support for 7 banks

03/28/2017, 08:53:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Apple introduced Apple Pay to Taiwan on Wednesday local time with support for seven banks in the region, bringing the touchless payments system to to its 15th market.

How to identify all the 32-bit apps installed on your iPhone running iOS 10.3

03/28/2017, 02:40:00 PM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

The day is rapidly approaching where Apple will just disallow 32-bit apps from running on iOS, maybe as soon as iOS 11. AppleInsider shows you how to identify which apps installed on your iPhone are 32-bit -- and points out some problems that Apple needs to rectify before that day comes.

Rumor: Siri to get iMessage integration, adapt to user habits in 'iOS 11'

03/27/2017, 12:56:36 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Apple is planning a slate of Siri updates for "iOS 11" which should include things like more adaptive AI and integration with iMessage and iCloud, according to a rumor stemming from an Israeli site.

Tim Cook says Apple in China for long haul, touts job creation in new interview

03/22/2017, 11:09:32 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Apple CEO Tim Cook took time out of his China tour this week to speak with a local news publication about the company's regional intentions, saying Apple is planting deep roots in the country, from job creation to economic and environmental investments.

Apple acquires automation app Workflow, title to remain on App Store for free

03/22/2017, 08:20:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Apple on Wednesday finalized a deal to acquire popular automation app Workflow and its three-member development team for an undisclosed sum, and is for now leaving the title on the App Store where it will be free to download.

Starbucks gifts coming to Apple's Messages app with Apple Pay

03/22/2017, 04:02:38 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Starting in April, iPhone owners will be able to gift Starbucks purchases to others by way of the native iOS Messages app and Apple Pay, the coffee chain announced on Wednesday.

iOS 10.3 beta hints at more fluid Apple Pencil with next-gen iPad Pro models

03/22/2017, 09:04:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Code discovered within Apple's latest iOS 10.3 beta shows tools that will allow developers to run their apps at variable framerates, suggesting that higher-fidelity Apple Pencil support could be coming to the company's soon-to-arrive iPad Pro refresh.

China's LeEco backs out of Silicon Valley HQ less than a year after being hailed as "taking on Apple"

03/20/2017, 07:41:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

LeEco, the Chinese firm reported to be "taking on" Apple (as well as Tesla and Netflix) less than a year ago in an ambitious American expansion with new headquarters in San Jose, is now laying off employees and selling its property after running out of cash.

Editorial: An ad-free, premium social network... from Apple

03/19/2017, 01:02:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Apple has several elements of a social network already, with evidence pointing to plans for expansion. Here's why the company needs a strong social strategy, and how a social network from Apple could uniquely address the issues of online harassment, fake news, surveillance advertising, clickbait and viral plagiarism.

How to order movie tickets within iOS 10 chat using Fandango's iMessage App

03/16/2017, 07:45:04 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

With the release of iOS 10, Apple introduced a new way for developers to add integrated new features for iMessage users. Here's how to use Fandango's app to explore movie listings, share showtime options with chat participants, select seats and purchase tickets with Apple Pay--all within iMessage.

Hulu says live TV service will launch with cloud DVR, real-time alerts

03/16/2017, 02:08:56 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Hulu this week updated the teaser page for its upcoming live TV service, revealing some of its planned features -- most notably cloud DVR support, which should be ready from the beginning.

Siri competitor Alexa comes to iPhone via Amazon's official app

03/16/2017, 01:01:00 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Amazon on Thursday began updating its official app for iOS to bring support for Alexa, its voice-driven personal assistant, officially to the iPhone, allowing users to ask questions, shop, play music and more.

Over 187,000 apps could become obsolete with Apple's 64-bit only 'iOS 11'

03/15/2017, 09:40:11 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Some 187,000 apps could be rendered useless with the launch of "iOS 11," according to an app analytics firm, assuming the anticipated update is when Apple plans to kill 32-bit support.

Rumor: Apple to debut 10.5-inch iPad Pro at special event in early April

03/14/2017, 02:35:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

The rumor mill is ablaze about a supposed 10.5-inch iPad Pro, with the latest claims out of East Asia saying Apple has pushed up manufacturing of the alleged flagship tablet to make an early April launch.

Pandora guns for Spotify & Apple Music with new Premium on-demand service [u]

03/13/2017, 10:27:00 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Pandora on Monday announced that its long-promised on-demand music service -- Pandora Premium -- is rolling out this week, challenging rivals like Apple and Spotify with a handful of unique features, mostly focused on personalization. [Updated with more launch info]

AppleInsider podcast talks 'iPhone 8' & delays, health care & HealthKit, headphones, and the CIA

03/10/2017, 08:19:54 AM, Posted By Dexter Hammett

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Neil and Victor talk about the 'iPhone 8' and delays, healthcare and HealthKit, and mostly-solved vulnerabilities in iOS.