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2019

Apple Card may reap $1.5 billion, be in top 10 card issuers by 2024

Thursday April 04, 2019

Apple Card may reap $1.5 billion in revenue and be in top 10 card issuers by 2024, resulting in a windfall not just for Goldman Sachs, but for the iPhone manufacturer as well, an HSBC analyst said in a Thursday memo.

How the Apple Card will assist in managing your finances

Thursday April 04, 2019

Whenever you open your Wallet app to buy something with Apple Card, you get a huge amount of detail about all your spending -- plus controls for managing it. As much as the increased security, this is why you should get Apple Card.

App Store revenue still stable, with Chinese gaming revenue remaining a highlight

Thursday April 04, 2019

The App Store is continuing to be a stable source of Services revenue for Apple, Morgan Stanley analysts claim, with revenue from the digital storefront up 15 percent year-on-year on the back of Chinese gaming revenue, but entertainment-related apps are apparently worth monitoring for a potential downturn.

Hands-on with Apple's new Core i9 iMac 5K with Vega graphics: benchmarks and first impressions

Thursday April 04, 2019

Now that we have a new line of iMacs, we've upgraded the 27-inch iMac 5K with the 8-core i9 Intel processor and the Radeon Pro Vega 48 graphics for ultimate performance. Our first impressions with this new machine are very promising, so let's check out the benchmarks that back them up.

Amazon plans over 3000 'Project Kuiper' satellites to spread global broadband

Thursday April 04, 2019

Amazon on Thursday revealed "Project Kuiper," an attempt to put thousands of satellites into low Earth orbit for worldwide internet access.

Apple suggests use of a Mac enclosure that will swell when needed to increase airflow

Thursday April 04, 2019

Apple's thin MacBooks and iOS devices could have sections of their enclosures that automatically expand in the future, as a measure to help prevent components from being damaged by overheating through high usage, or to prevent damage from the movement of parts.

Amazon drops Apple's 2018 MacBook Pro to $1,599, plus discounts on AirPods and iPads

Thursday April 04, 2019

Back by popular demand, Amazon is knocking $200 off Apple's current 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar and up to $300 off Apple's latest 15-inch MacBook Pro. Meanwhile, first-gen AirPods are $12 off and 9.7-inch iPads are still in stock at $100 off.

Apple Music comes to Amazon's Echo & Fire devices in the UK and Ireland

Thursday April 04, 2019

Following up on a U.S. launch, Amazon has opened Apple Music streaming to U.K. and Irish owners of its Alexa-enabled Echo and Fire devices.

Apple Pay comes to Singapore transit, New York City piloting in spring

Thursday April 04, 2019

Apple Pay is now available to public transit riders in Singapore, and will begin a pilot program with New York City's MTA later this spring.

'Synthetic group selfies' on iPhone could produce seamless collages from multiple pictures, automatically

Thursday April 04, 2019

Group portraits could be made from multiple selfies taken on a number of different devices and digitally stitched together, Apple suggests, with an automated system creating a synthetic group selfie from separate self-portraits, one that could also be rearranged to the user's wishes.

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to talk rogue AI at Purdue on Apr. 17

Thursday April 04, 2019

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is scheduled to speak at Purdue University on Apr. 17, with the theme "What IF we lose control of technology?"

TSMC's 7nm chip capacity may be maxed out during 2019 iPhone production

Thursday April 04, 2019

Apple's A-series processor manufacturer, TSMC, may see its 7-nanometer chip capacity pushed to the absolute limit in preparation for 2019 iPhones, a report claimed on Thursday.

Future iPhone, Apple Watch sensors could detect low blood sugar based on body odor alone

Thursday April 04, 2019

The iPhone or Apple Watch could warn users of dangerous gases in the air or warn diabetics of high or low levels of blood sugar in the future, with Apple considering ways to add the ability for its mobile devices to "smell" the local environment, as well as to detect extremely fine dust particles or pollution.

Feds bust $900,000 iPhone repair & return scam in Oregon

Thursday April 04, 2019

Two engineering students in Oregon are accused of bringing thousands of counterfeit iPhones to Apple and having them replaced with real ones that they then shipped to China for sale.

HomePod now $299 in US, similar cuts made worldwide

Thursday April 04, 2019

Apple has permanently lowered the retail price of the HomePod to $299 in the U.S, a $50 cut from the launch price.

Alleged photo of 2019 iPhone chassis claims to confirm three camera design

Thursday April 04, 2019

A photograph of a part claimed to be the internal chassis of a 2019 iPhone has been posted on the Chinese social media site Weibo. If accurate, it confirms previous rumours that the next iPhone will have a three-camera system.

Here's how to save $50 to $150 on Apple's new 2019 iMac 5K and iMac 4K with upgrades

Wednesday April 03, 2019

Apple authorized reseller Adorama has just issued exclusive coupon discounts on all CTO 2019 21.5-inch iMac 4K and 27-inch iMac 5K models. Save $50 to $150 instantly with the bonus promo code, delivering readers with the lowest prices available on the new desktops.

Verizon flips switch on 5G network in Chicago and Minneapolis

Wednesday April 03, 2019

Verizon on Wednesday activated its 5G Ultra Wideband network in parts of Chicago and Minneapolis, offering customers in the area up to 1 Gbps data speeds over the world's first commercial 5G network for mobile devices.

Apple might debut first in-house modem in 2021 as it questions Intel's ability to deliver 5G chip [u]

Wednesday April 03, 2019

A report on Wednesday highlights Apple's struggles to obtain 5G modem chips for its flagship iPhone by 2020, saying increasingly tense relations with current supplier Intel might delay those plans. That might not matter, as the company is on track to build its own modems that could debut in 2021.

Vizio SmartCast 3 beta with HomeKit and AirPlay functionality launches

Wednesday April 03, 2019

Vizio has officially started the beta process for its SmartCast 3 software update, which includes both AirPlay and HomeKit functionality for controlling a Vizio TV.