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This week on AppleInsider: Apple Music, Beats 1, new iPods, car plans & more

07/04/2015, 05:05:00 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

The week's news was dominated by the launch of Apple Music and Beats 1 on Tuesday, but other developments percolated under the surface -- including Apple losing its last appeal of a long-fought e-book antitrust case.

How Apple Music and the iCloud Music Library work with iTunes Match

07/03/2015, 02:47:31 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

On its website Apple describes Apple Music and iTunes Match as "independent but complementary," but in fact the services are closely connected through a third feature: iCloud Music Library.

Apple's iOS 8.4 kneecaps Home Sharing, music streaming now limited to Apple TV

07/01/2015, 08:19:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

While Apple introduced an array of new music features with its latest iOS 8.4 update featuring Apple Music, it also quietly nerfed content serving functionality by apparently limiting Home Sharing to videos.

Apple leaks new gold, deep blue and hot pink iPod colors in iTunes 12.2

07/01/2015, 11:19:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

An update to Apple's dwindling iPod lineup is indeed in the works, Apple's own iTunes software appears to indicate, thanks to graphics showing gold versions of the iPod touch, nano and shuffle, along with new shades of blue and pink.

How to sign up for (and cancel) an Apple Music streaming subscription

06/30/2015, 01:47:00 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Signing up for the brand new Apple Music service is a relatively simple process. Here's how to get up and running quickly, as well as how to turn off automatic renewals or cancel later down the road.

Everything you need to know about Apple Music, Connect, Beats 1 radio, and more

06/30/2015, 11:46:00 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Apple on Tuesday launched Apple Music, as well as companion services Connect, Beats 1, and Apple Music Radio. Together, the platforms represent a major push into the streaming music world. Here's everything you need to know about Apple Music.

Apple Music service goes live with redesigned app, out now in iOS 8.4

06/30/2015, 10:57:00 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Apple on Tuesday released iOS 8.4 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, officially debuting the Apple Music subscription streaming service, as well as the Beats 1 live radio station set to start broadcasting at 9 a.m. Pacific, noon Eastern.

As Apple doubles down on maps data, Microsoft bows out with sale of some Bing Maps assets to Uber

06/30/2015, 10:17:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Uber is set to acquire the imagery collection unit of Microsoft's Bing Maps division --giving the ridesharing service a leg up as it seeks to lessen its dependence on mapping products from Apple and potential rival Google --in a deal that will see Microsoft end its own in-house mapping data efforts.

New iOS 8.4 will enable Apple Music, Beats 1 on Tuesday; Sonos, Android support coming later this year

06/28/2015, 05:19:29 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

In a blog post (that has since been removed), Apple Music senior director Ian Rogers--the former CEO of Beats Music--noted that Apple will make iOS 8.4 available at 8 AM Pacific Time on Tuesday, two hours earlier than the company's typical release time, in order to allow users to hear the inaugural broadcast of Apple's new Beats 1 radio programming and begin using Apple Music.

Apple's iTunes U course on Swift is watershed in high school computer science education

06/28/2015, 02:41:00 AM, Posted By Jonathan Lace

In a groundbreaking first, Apple at this year's WWDC conference in June published an iTunes U course that provides educators with first party tools to teach the Swift programming language to high school students.

iTunes U update allows homework submissions, outside app integration [u]

06/25/2015, 02:01:00 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Apple's iTunes U is set to be updated to allow students to submit homework through the app, and for course materials to integrate external apps, greatly expanding the abilities of its education-focused platform. [Updated]

Apple inventions hint at next-level iOS geofencing features

06/25/2015, 07:24:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

A pair of Apple patent applications published Thursday point to ongoing research in mobile device location sharing, one being an augmentation of existing iOS geofencing technology, and another detailing an entirely new form of indoor request-and-answer location notifications reliant on node-based triangulation.

With IBM partnership, Box thinks beyond cloud collaboration for iOS

06/25/2015, 12:41:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

After announcing its landmark partnership with IBM on Tuesday, cloud-based content management firm Box elaborated on what iOS users -- and developers building on Box's platform -- can expect when the first jointly developed products hit market later this year, and intra-office file sharing is just the tip of the iceberg.

Apple expanding user privacy, will prevent iOS apps from seeing other installed apps

06/24/2015, 01:55:34 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

As part of a continued focus on protecting user privacy, Apple is reportedly planning to change a policy on third-party applications and prevent them from finding out what other apps are installed on an iPhone or iPad.

IBM's 'MobileFirst for iOS' apps to get cloud services boost with new Box partnership

06/24/2015, 01:34:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

International Business Machines and cloud collaboration firm Box on Tuesday announced a new partnership that will see an integration of resources and technology lead to intuitive enterprise class products, including IBM's MobileFirst for iOS apps for Apple devices.

Tidal loses interim CEO Peter Tonstad on eve of Apple Music launch

06/23/2015, 02:35:36 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

On-demand, Jay Z-backed music service Tidal on Tuesday announced the departure of interim CEO Peter Tonstad, marking the second CEO departure for the struggling service since April.

Apple mapping patent provides seamless outdoor/indoor location determination

06/23/2015, 04:07:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Apple on Tuesday was awarded a patent for harnessing onboard iOS device sensors to automatically switch from one location subsystem, such as GPS and indoor wireless gateway proximation, to another seamlessly and without user interaction.

Source: First iPhone without home button on Apple's roadmap, but not before 2017

06/22/2015, 01:27:10 PM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Apple is indeed working on a radical iPhone redesign that will ditch the home button, AppleInsider has learned, but consumers shouldn't expect to see such a drastic change to the company's handset within the next few years.

Next Apple Watch extremely unlikely to get FaceTime video calling

06/21/2015, 05:10:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

A recent rumor claims Apple's next revision of Watch hardware will include FaceTime video calling, and despite offering no actual evidence to back this up, the story has spread wildly. The idea doesn't make much sense though, here's why.

First-gen iPad mini vanishes from Apple's store, leaving only Retina models

06/19/2015, 09:58:00 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Apple on Friday unceremoniously removed the first-generation iPad mini from its website, including product pages and the online store, leaving only the iPad mini 2 and 3, both of which feature high-resolution Retina displays.

Apple, IBM to take partnership into education with app for teachers

06/19/2015, 01:51:00 AM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

It appears that Apple and IBM have plans to stretch their mobile solutions partnership beyond enterprise and into the classroom, as the companies are co-developing an experimental app that provides teachers with real-time student data analytics.

Unicorn, cheese wedge, taco emoji and more coming to Unicode 8.0

06/17/2015, 05:43:00 PM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

The Unicode Consortium on Wednesday released the character database and code charts for Unicode version 8.0, which tacks on a total of 7,716 new and scripts and symbols to the standard, including 41 emoji.

Serious iOS, OS X flaws lead to password theft in wide ranging security study

06/17/2015, 09:41:00 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Three serious vulnerabilities in cross-app resource sharing protocols on Apple's desktop and mobile platforms have been discovered and used successfully to steal data --like passwords and secret authentication keys --including one that lays Keychain open to attackers.

Rumor: 'iPhone 6s' to be stronger with Series 7000 aluminum, slightly thicker for Force Touch

06/17/2015, 08:15:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Apple's next-generation iPhone will take a few design cues from the Apple Watch, not only gaining the new Force Touch input method, but also utilizing the company's custom Series 7000 aluminum for a casing that will be up to 60 percent harder than the iPhone 6.

Apple Music signups begin appearing in iOS 8.4 beta ahead of June 30 launch

06/16/2015, 11:08:00 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Users of the latest iOS 8.4 public beta are encountering a signup prompt for Apple Music a full two weeks before the service is scheduled to go live, according to tips received by AppleInsider.