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Sony readies its first aftermarket receiver with Apple CarPlay support

08/22/2016, 03:08 pm

Expanding CarPlay's so-far limited number of aftermarket upgrade options, Sony has announced the XAV-AX100, its first receiver to support the Apple platform.


Apple may launch three new iPhones in 2017, limiting curved OLED to one model - report

08/22/2016, 12:08 pm

Apple is preparing not two but three new iPhone models for 2017, the third of which will have a curved OLED screen similar to the Edge versions of Samsung's Galaxy phones, a report claimed on Monday.


Apple loses ground in Indian smartphone market, iPhone 5s still favored over SE - research

08/22/2016, 11:08 am

Despite Apple attempts to push deeper into the Indian smartphone market, the iPhone is still largely failing to gain traction, according to a recent research study.


Samsung Galaxy Note 7 glass screen more easily damaged than any iPhone

08/19/2016, 03:08 pm

Reviewers and YouTube examiners are discovering that the new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Gorilla Glass 5 screen is susceptible to screen scratches. However, the Gorilla Glass manufacturer Corning disagrees with the test results, and has fired back.


International Photography Hall of Fame adds Apple co-founder Steve Jobs

08/19/2016, 02:08 pm

The International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum -- based in St. Louis, Missouri -- on Friday announced the posthumous induction of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, citing the iPhone's contributions to the photo world.


Apple teaming with AT&T, FCC, Google in 'strike force' to battle robocalls

08/19/2016, 11:08 am

After a call by U.S. Federal Communications Commission's commissioner, Apple and 32 other companies are banding together to make an industry-wide organized resistance against the expanding "robocall" scourge.


New York Times to shut down app-based NYT Now news service

08/19/2016, 10:08 am

The New York Times has announced it will officially pull NYT Now -- a cheaper, slimmed-down, app-based alternative to its core news services -- from app stores on the week of Aug. 29, blaming its downfall on weak demand.


Apple reportedly squeezing 'iPhone 7' parts suppliers for better pricing

08/19/2016, 09:08 am

New supply chain reports suggest that Apple is putting pressure on Taiwan-based part suppliers to lower prices for "iPhone 7" components, despite reportedly ordering lower quantities.


Research data suggests Apple iPhone marketshare dropping beyond seasonal averages

08/18/2016, 03:08 pm

Research data released on Thursday further reinforces the belief that Apple's smartphone marketshare is eroding not just in international markets, but in the U.S. as well.


Alleged camera module for Apple's 'iPhone 7' may hint at optical image stabilization

08/18/2016, 10:08 am

A new image published on Thursday shows what's said to be a redesigned rear camera module for the "iPhone 7," widely expected to ship in mid- to late September.


UK Apple Pay gains support for Clydesdale Bank & Yorkshire Bank, plus shared 'B' service

08/18/2016, 09:08 am

Apple Pay users in the U.K. now have access to two more banks, Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank, as well as a service operated by the pair, simply known as "B."


AT&T debuts data plans without overages ahead of 'iPhone 7' launch

08/17/2016, 09:08 pm

AT&T on Wednesday revealed new data plans skewed in favor of its higher-end tiers, though also finally eliminating overage fees for heavy users.


Apple Pay support coming to Chick-fil-A restaurants this Friday

08/17/2016, 05:08 pm

After months of waiting, chicken-loving iPhone owners will be able to check out using at Chick-fil-A locations using Apple Pay on Aug. 19, the restaurant chain announced on Wednesday.


Rumors: Apple orders 10nm TSMC 'A11' chips for 2017 iPhones, 2016 'iPhone 7' to boast 256GB storage

08/17/2016, 11:08 am

As expected, TSMC has secured orders to produce 10-nanometer "A11" processors for next year's iPhones, according to sources. Separate sources meanwhile hinted on Wednesday that this year's "iPhone 7" will indeed have up to 256 gigabytes of storage.


Apple Pay's August expansion surge continues with 37 more US banks

08/17/2016, 10:08 am

Apple continues pushing forward with its deployment of the Apple Pay service, adding 37 new banks and credit unions to the already expansive list of supporting financial institutions.


'iPhone 7' expected to continue Apple's normal naming conventions, no 'Pro' model

08/17/2016, 08:08 am

This September's expected debut of the iPhone won't see a change in Apple's existing naming patterns, with a recent report denying the existence of the "iPhone 7 Pro," and declaring that the new models will simply be called the "iPhone 7" and "iPhone 7 Plus."


Research firm expects first annual iPhone sales drop, in growing global market

08/16/2016, 06:08 pm

New market research data suggests a five percent expansion of worldwide smartphone shipments in 2016, but analysts still expect Apple to post its first full calendar year with declining sales of the iPhone since the 2007 launch of the device.


RunKeeper, Snapchat updated to better utilize iOS and Apple Watch features

08/16/2016, 04:08 pm

New updates released Tuesday RunKeeper and Snapchat bring a host of improvements like enhanced Apple Watch connectivity for the fitness app and "Low Power Mode" energy conservation techniques for the secure communications utility.


Street date for Apple's 'iPhone 7' could be Sept. 23, AT&T document hints

08/16/2016, 01:08 pm

Despite some recent rumors pointing at an earlier launch, the "iPhone 7" could end shipping as late as Sept. 23 -- well after an expected Sept. 7 press event, a leaked AT&T schedule suggests.


Hong Kong Apple Pay users get support for Bank of East Asia and HKT Tap & Go

08/16/2016, 12:08 pm

On Tuesday, Hong Kong residents gained access to two more payment options for Apple Pay, namely the Bank of East Asia and Hong Kong Telekom's Tap & Go.