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Topic: iPhone

Apple App Store compensation changes coming to South Africa, New Zealand

10/17/2016, 08:10 pm

As a result of currency exchange rate fluctuations and tax law changes, developers in South Africa and New Zealand have received emails from Apple informing them that renumeration for sales will be changing in the next 72 hours.


EPGL working on iPhone apps compatible with 'smart' contact lenses for AR

10/17/2016, 05:10 pm

Medical supply company EPGL, known for "smart" contact lens technology in development, intends to develop apps compatible with iOS for augmented reality applications -- and there may be more on the horizon, AppleInsider has learned.


AT&T adds iPhone screen repair service for monthly insurance plan subscribers

10/17/2016, 05:10 pm

AT&T's Mobile Insurance plans are expanding, with a cracked screen repair service being added to the program for recent iPhones and three Android models -- but at additional cost.


Apple sets iPhone 7 launch dates for Egypt, Colombia & several other countries

10/17/2016, 03:10 pm

Apple on Monday updated a collection of its international websites with more iPhone 7 launch dates, filling in gaps across multiple continents.


Ecobee3 Lite cuts smart thermostat's price while keeping Apple HomeKit support

10/17/2016, 11:10 am

Ecobee on Monday launched the Ecobee3 Lite, a new version of its flagship thermostat that's cheaper than the original while retaining most of its core features.


Tips: To easily stream your media from macOS to iOS locally, use StreamToMe

10/16/2016, 02:10 pm

Apple's Home Sharing is great if you've got just a few files you want to stream from a computer to iOS. For larger libraries, a third party application suite called StreamToMe is a great choice, and easy to set up for even novice users.


iPhone 7 offers virtual home button in case of physical button's failure

10/16/2016, 01:10 am

As a backup if its non-mechanical home button fails, the iPhone 7 can offer a software button akin to some versions of Android, owners have discovered.


Video: 5 reasons to upgrade to iPhone 7

10/15/2016, 05:10 am

Apple spent a year packing a raft of improvements into iPhone 7; AppleInsider spent the past few weeks boiling down which of those matters most. Here are five reasons why you should consider upgrading.


Sony pledges to launch over five iOS games by March 2018

10/14/2016, 01:10 pm

Sony on Friday revealed that it's developing over five new games for iOS and Android, competing against Nintendo for a share of the increasingly important mobile gaming world.


Apple starts sales of SIM-free iPhone 7, 7 Plus handsets in US

10/13/2016, 07:10 pm

Like clockwork, Apple started sales of factory unlocked SIM-free iPhone 7 and 7 Plus handsets on Thursday, nearly one month after the smartphones launched in September.


Facebook adds Apple TV & Chromecast support to Web and iOS videos

10/13/2016, 03:10 pm

Facebook on Thursday officially rolled out support for streaming videos to an Apple TV or Google Chromecast, making it easier to watch them on bigger screens.


Apple poaching GPU designer Imagination Technologies' talent, hiring key personnel away

10/13/2016, 02:10 pm

Following Apple's decision to not pursue an acquisition of mobile GPU developer Imagination Technologies, at least 25 staffers and management personnel have jumped ship to Apple in the last few months.


Apple chip supplier TSMC ups 2016 forecasts on sales likely linked to iPhone 7

10/13/2016, 09:10 am

Apple chip manufacturer TSMC on Thursday announced that it expects higher 2016 revenue growth, between 11 and 12 percent, based on the results of a strong third quarter likely influenced by the ramp-up for Apple's iPhone 7.


Apple Pay comes to New Zealand through ANZ Bank

10/12/2016, 03:10 pm

Apple Pay is now officially available in New Zealand, continuing a series of international rollouts that have spanned 2016.


Supply chain reports claim Apple will gain smartphone marketshare in 2016, 2017

10/12/2016, 09:10 am

New supply chain reports suggest that the global smartphone market will expand 7 percent in both 2016 and 2017, with Apple both the only US-based company on the list, and closing the gap with Samsung.


US Supreme Court shows flexibility in first day of Samsung v. Apple case

10/11/2016, 04:10 pm

In hearing oral arguments from Apple and Samsung, justices for the U.S. Supreme Court hinted at some willingness to consider Samsung's position as it fights for reduced damages in a case over infringed iPhone design patents.


Dropbox gets Messages app, new widget & more for iOS 10

10/11/2016, 02:10 pm

Later on Tuesday Dropbox will release a major iOS update, adding features like a new widget and a Messages app for iOS 10, and the beginnings of better multitasking support on iPads.


Netatmo launches Health Home Coach enabled for Apple's HomeKit

10/11/2016, 12:10 pm

Netatmo on Tuesday released the Healthy Home Coach, an indoor climate tracking system with support for Apple's HomeKit platform.


Apple hoping to bring Apple Pay to more transit systems - report

10/11/2016, 10:10 am

Apple is aiming at getting Apple Pay into more public transit systems, a report suggested on Tuesday, taking advantage of a number of them adding mobile device payments.


Hammer finally falls as Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is officially, permanently discontinued

10/11/2016, 09:10 am

A day after Samsung issued two statements declaring that it was "adjusting production" of the troubled Galaxy Note 7 to respond to complaints and fires, the company announced on Tuesday that it has "consequently decided to stop production" -- but the consequences of the entire debacle may extend for some time.