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How HomePod serves as a hub for Siri HomeKit automation and entertainment

03/01/2018, 10:14:08 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

HomePod is a sophisticated computer dedicated to the task of producing immersive, room-filling sound. That's not all it can do, however. Equipped with the same A8 processor as Apple TV 4, it can also serve as a HomeKit hub for choreographing home accessories, even enabling remote access to your devices. Here's an in-depth look.

Chinese discount phone makers were supposed to rival Apple's iPhone globally. Instead, they're dying off within China

02/23/2018, 11:37:21 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Ever since iPhones officially went on sale in China back in 2009, pundits have claimed that local production of cheaper smartphones would not only block Apple's growth prospects in China but also invade smartphone markets globally. They were wrong, here's why.

HomePod review: Your mileage may vary, but crank it up for the ride

02/11/2018, 08:00:00 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

I love Apple's HomePod, and I want one in every room of my house. But I also kind of hate HomePod for its reliance on Siri. Like any messy relationship, it's complicated. If you can get over the personal assistant's numerous shortcomings, you'll find that HomePod is a fantastic sounding compact speaker, but also potentially the start of something much better.

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?

Weak US Dollar will supercharge Apple's already hot overseas revenues

01/31/2018, 01:11:00 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

Over the past year, the weakening U.S. dollar has created an increasingly favorable currency exchange environment boosting the value of Apple's foreign revenues as stated in dollars. That will have a significant impact on the company's quarterly earnings reported tomorrow.

Siri now actively used on more than 500M devices, up from 375M in June

01/24/2018, 12:39:20 AM, Posted By AppleInsider Staff

Apple buried a tasty tidbit in Tuesday's HomePod press release, revealing that its Siri virtual assistant is being "actively used" on over half a billion devices, a figure up from more than 375 million in June.

Some of the best apps for your new Apple Watch

12/26/2017, 11:39:05 AM, Posted By Roger Fingas

If you were lucky enough to get -- or buy -- an Apple Watch for Christmas, you might be wondering where to start with third-party apps. These a few of the most recommended ones out there.

Apple releases iOS 11.1.2 to fix cold weather & video distortion trouble on iPhone X

11/16/2017, 04:23:48 PM, Posted By Roger Fingas

Apple on Thursday issued an incremental iOS 11.1.2 update, mainly intended to solve complaints about the iPhone X temporarily failing to respond to touch in cold weather.

Racing game Dirt Rally powerslides onto macOS, coming soon to Mac App Store

11/16/2017, 09:28:39 AM, Posted By Malcolm Owen

Feral Interactive has shipped its port of the Codemasters off-road racing game 'Dirt Rally' to macOS, bringing the simulation of driving at high speed through forests to the Mac two years after the game was originally released on other platforms.

New iPhone X? Lock in a $20 cash bonus when you trade in your old device

10/27/2017, 11:31:00 AM, Posted By Christine McKee

With iPhone X deliveries underway, now is the time to lock in a price for your used device before values drop. Plus, take advantage of a $20 cash bonus on iPhone and iPad trades (on top of competitive payouts) with our exclusive coupons.

Feral Interactive will ship driving simulation game 'Dirt Rally' on macOS later this year

10/10/2017, 02:23:00 PM, Posted By Malcolm Owen

Feral Interactive is bringing the Codemasters off-road racing game 'Dirt Rally' to macOS later this year, two years after its initial release on other platforms, with the port of the rally simulation title being developed with support for Metal 2, Apple's updated graphics API.

AccuWeather sends user location data to monetization firm despite iOS privacy settings [u]

08/22/2017, 07:39:00 PM, Posted By Mikey Campbell

Popular iOS weather app AccuWeather, often listed as a top-ten app in the Weather section of the iOS App Store, has been collecting and forwarding user location information to data monetization company Reveal Mobile even when location sharing is disabled.

Apple's 2017 Q3 sales get a boost from weakening US Dollar overseas

08/01/2017, 03:50:28 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

When Apple releases earnings later today, there could be concerns about the lack of any progress on U.S. tax reform--including deep cuts to health care spending aimed at enabling a huge tax cuts--or the repatriation of its overseas cash. On the other hand, political chaos in America has further weakened the US Dollar, enhancing Apple's foreign earnings in Fiscal Q3.

Trade-in Deals: Sell your used iPhone for cash and lock in a $20 bonus ahead of the iPhone X

08/01/2017, 11:43:00 AM, Posted By Christine McKee

With the release of the iPhone 8, Apple Watch Series 3 and iPhone X, now is the time to trade in your old device before values drop. Here's a guide to help you sell your old iPhone for the highest value to Apple, Gazelle, BuyBackWorld, MyPhones Unlimited, Amazon, or one of the many other buyback services.

Weakening US Dollar poised to boost Apple's sales performance overseas

05/23/2017, 05:43:07 PM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

It no longer appears likely that Apple's overseas earnings can be repatriated back to the United States at more favorable tax rates this year, as plans for tax reform--including deep cuts to health care spending aimed at enabling a huge tax cut--have been delayed. On the other hand, unsettling political news is also having an adverse affect on the US dollar, creating an unanticipated side effect: a more favorable currency exchange environment for Apple's foreign earnings.

Amazon announces premium touchscreen $230 Echo Show, allowing Alexa to 'show you things'

05/09/2017, 10:16:07 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

Amazon's voice-driven personal assistant Alexa is going visual, via the online retailer's new high-end Echo Show, a $230 tabletop personal assistant featuring a 7-inch touchscreen, 5-megapixel camera, and dual 2-inch stereo speakers.

Apple's Siri-based Echo competitor rumored to borrow design cues from Mac Pro, could arrive at WWDC

04/28/2017, 11:52:46 AM, Posted By Neil Hughes

More details on Apple's anticipated standalone Siri speaker have emerged, suggesting the device could look similar in some ways to the company's cylindrical Mac Pro desktop, and could be released as soon as WWDC in June.

A very false narrative: Apple Watch and the future of wearables

04/28/2017, 11:39:00 AM, Posted By Daniel Eran Dilger

It's hard to escape the media pronouncements that iPhones are now boring again after Samsung unveiled its latest Galaxy S8, Apple's Mac business is being overshadowed by more exciting Surface Windows PCs from Microsoft and that Apple Watch is a disappointing dud. But they're all wrong, here's why.

Head to head: The best calendar apps for iPhone, iPad, and macOS

03/26/2017, 04:00:00 AM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

After two months spent examining the calendar app heavy-hitters available for iPhone and macOS, AppleInsider helps you narrow down the choices.

Hands On: BusyCal's long development benefits feature set for Mac, iPhone

03/12/2017, 04:21:00 PM, Posted By Mike Wuerthele

If you're fine with Apple's free Calendar app, then BusyCal 3.1.5 is interesting just for its long history, but if you need more powerful features, the app is a strong contender for best-in-class.