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Apple adds First National Bank of Texas, 22 other US banks & credit unions to Apple Pay

11/01/2016, 04:11 pm

Apple Pay on Tuesday gained support for 23 additional U.S. financial institutions, filling in some of the country's increasingly narrow coverage gaps.

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After missing October debut, Apple's AirPods remain on track to launch this year, sources say

11/01/2016, 03:11 pm

Apple's AirPods will ship before the end of this year, AppleInsider's sources have confirmed, dismissing a bogus supply chain report that surfaced early Tuesday.

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Russian Apple Pay expands with nine more financial institutions

11/01/2016, 12:11 pm

Apple engaged in a massive expansion of its Russian Apple Pay support on Tuesday, officially adding nine more financial institutions as payment options.

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OLED Touch Bar, controlling circuit in new MacBook Pro from Samsung - report

11/01/2016, 11:11 am

Recent reports peg Samsung as the supplier of the new MacBook Pro's OLED Touch Bar, while Apple is said to be examining the same display technology for future screens across both Mac notebooks and the iPhone.

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Foxconn working on wireless charging system for 'iPhone 8,' report says

10/31/2016, 07:10 pm

Rumors surrounding a completely wire free next-generation iPhone continue to proliferate, with Foxconn now said to be testing wireless charging hardware that might see implementation in Apple's 2017 smartphone flagship.

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Apple extends Maps transit directions to several Ohio cities

10/31/2016, 05:10 pm

In an unusually aggressive expansion of its American coverage, Apple on Monday added several Ohio cities to its Maps transit support for iOS and macOS.

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Twitter tests Safari's 'Reader' mode as default for outside links on iOS

10/31/2016, 03:10 pm

For some users, Twitter's iOS app is now using Safari's "Reader" mode by default when loading links to outside webpages.

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Rare reports of poor image quality on iPhone 7 Plus circulate, no root cause known

10/31/2016, 02:10 pm

A string of complaints circulating on the Apple community-driven support forums claim that some users are experiencing a "water-color" effect on photos taken with the new iPhone 7 Plus camera.

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Sharp CEO supposedly confirms Apple to use OLED in next-generation iPhone

10/29/2016, 11:10 pm

Newly appointed CEO of Japanese display maker Sharp, Tai Jeng-wu, this weekend seemingly confirmed widespread rumors claiming Apple plans to incorporate OLED panels in a next-generation iPhone.

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Apple AirPods arrival date officially updated from late October to "coming soon"

10/27/2016, 08:10 pm

Confirming a report from Wednesday, Apple's AirPods street date has shifted on the company's web page from late October, to a less specific "coming soon."

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Nike+ Run Club updates with Apple Music & GPS support for impending Apple Watch Nike+ launch

10/27/2016, 12:10 pm

A day before the Apple Watch Nike+'s arrival at stores and doorsteps, Nike has updated its Nike+ Run Club app -- closely integrated with the special-edition Watch -- with a variety of features, including support for Apple Music, and GPS across all compatible Watch models.

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Samsung still No. 1 smartphone vendor, but Note 7 knocked marketshare back to 2014

10/27/2016, 03:10 am

Leaning on an expansive lineup of affordable Android handsets, Samsung retained its spot as the world's top smartphone vendor for the third quarter of 2016, according to research firm IDC. However, premium phone makers -- Apple and Samsung included -- are being squeezed from the bottom, as manufacturers of cheaper Android alternatives gained ground.

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Apple to release 4.7" and 5.5" 'iPhone 8' models, no 5" version for 2017

10/26/2016, 05:10 pm

Contrary to reports on Wednesday claiming Apple intends to release three new iPhone models in 2017, including a middle-of-the-road 5-inch iteration, a source tells AppleInsider immediate plans are to stick with the usual 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch flagships.

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'iPhone 8' to come in three sizes, feature glass backs across the board - report

10/26/2016, 01:10 pm

Apple is planning to launch next year's flagship iPhone in 4.7-, 5-, and 5.5-inch sizes, and will likely use glass backs for all three, a Japanese report claimed on Wednesday.

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Elgato debuts standalone Eve Light Switch for Apple's HomeKit

10/26/2016, 12:10 pm

Accessory maker Elgato on Wednesday launched the Eve Light Switch, which it claimed is the world's first standalone switch with support for Apple's HomeKit.

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AT&T charges US law enforcement for access to customer data

10/26/2016, 10:10 am

Rather than simply hand over data when asked, AT&T is actually charging U.S. law enforcement agencies between $100,000 and $1 million or more per year to access its metadata, turning a profit, according to a report.

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French Apple iPhone, iMac bludgeoner given six-month suspended jail sentence, fined

10/26/2016, 09:10 am

The man who smashed at least 17 demo stations at the Dijon, France Apple store on Sept. 29 had his day in court, and in addition to a six-month suspended jail sentence, he must pay Apple 17,548 euros for the damage -- far short of the company's own estimate.

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Samsung hopes to fend off interest in iPhone, overcome Note 7 disaster by pre-announcing 2017 Note 8

10/25/2016, 03:10 pm

As part of the continuing Galaxy Note 7 fire debacle, Samsung is not only offering financial incentives for customers to trade their problematic phone for a Galaxy S 7 phone and stay in the Samsung ecosystem in the face of pressure from the iPhone 7, but it is also saying that customers in the country will be able to exchange a Galaxy S 7 for the forthcoming Galaxy Note 8 for half the normal price.

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Apple ramping up iPhone 7 production to take advantage of Samsung's Note 7 woes - report

10/25/2016, 09:10 am

Apple is reportedly increasing its iPhone production orders in the fourth quarter in a bid to take marketshare from Samsung, still reeling from the end of the Galaxy Note 7.

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Apple turns on Apple Pay in Japan with debut of iOS 10.1 & watchOS 3.1

10/24/2016, 03:10 pm

In tandem with Monday's iOS and watchOS updates, Apple has activated Apple Pay in Japan, potentially one of the platform's most important markets.

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