Macs may be more legitimate gaming machines than ever before, but that’s only on the inside. Apple’s peripherals still make terrible controllers for most games. If you’ve ever tried using a Magic Mouse or Magic Trackpad in a first-person shooter, for example, you know what we’re talking about. Show More Summary
Apple is making some changes inside its retail stores in terms of the large wall images that display its products like the iPhone 5s and iPad. While previous wall graphics inside Apple Stores showed the company's devices with lots of...Show More Summary
If you think of all your home's lights, climate controls and automation gadgets as a sort of Russian Nesting Doll, you start to understand Apple HomeKit and its database-driven approach to home automation. See also: The 18 Most Important...Show More Summary
This week Apple revealed a partnership with the Mayo Clinic over two years in the making. The goal? iPhones that make you healthier. This fall, Apple is set to release a new Health app for the iPhone and a new health care API for developers, HealthKit, designed to integrate data from Fitbits, Jawbone Ups, FuelBands and other fitness tracking devices. Show More Summary
More bad news for Apple's ad agency, TBWA Media Arts Lab. It is not currently making ads for the iPad and Apple is shifting more TV ads in-house to a team inside Apple, according to Bloomberg. The move is not a surprise. Apple considered firing TBWA back in 2013, after all. Show More Summary
Market analyst Puneet Sikka has been taking a look inside Apple's deal to buy Beats Music for a reported $500 miilion of the overall Beats purchase of $3 billion, from an investors point of view. Its a smart series of posts on Market Realist, but just 3 charts really tell the whole story. Show More Summary
Financial Times is reporting that Apple is poised to make its largest acquisition ever with a planned $3.2 billion USD being forked over to purchase Beats Electronics. According to insiders, Apple will acquire Beats’ streaming music… Rumor: Apple to Acquire Beats Electronics for $3.2 Billion USD is a post by Alec Banks on Highsnobiety.
Even as the redesigned OS X 10.10 approaches, Apple is continuing work on OS X Mavericks. According to multiple sources, Apple has provided its employees with the first seed of OS X 10.9.4. Codenamed “Epic,” 10.9.4 will continue to bring bug fixes and various stability enhancements to Mavericks. Development of 10.9.4 is still in its […]
Having turned over a new leaf when it comes sustainability, Apple is rightly proud. So proud, in fact, that it made the surprisingly un-Apple move of opening the doors of its North Carolina data center to NBC’s show, to shine … Read more ›
During Thursday's edition of NBC News' Today, Apple's push for environmental friendliness was highlighted in a special segment called "A new kind of Apple farm," with a special focus on the company's Maiden, N.C. solar array.
A new video shows an up-close view of Apple's new home
When Steve Jobs died, he left a gaping hole at the top of Apple. No matter what you want to believe about Apple, there is no denying that Jobs was the keystone that held Apple together. It was his vision for what consumers would want that led the company's success for 14 years. Show More Summary
Smartphone manufacturers are expected to continue their battle for pixel-pushing dominance in 2014 with new cameras of 13 megapixels and beyond, but according to one insider, Apple is currently expected to sit out on the megapixel race this year to concentrate on other ways to better images from its next iPhone.
A few weeks ago we noted that even though the anonymous gossip-sharing app "Secret" was the talk of the town in Silicon Valley it was impossible to find inside Apple's App Store. If you searched for "Secret," the app simply didn't appear. Show More Summary
According to a new report originating from Taiwanese shores that cites supply chain insiders, Apple is working on two new iPhones, one carrying a screen size of 4.7 inches while the other one will feature a phablet form factor with a screen size of 5.6 inches. Both iPhones are rumored to see the light of the day in the third quarter of 2014
Even though various reports indicated that Apple will utilize additional means to prolong the battery life of the iWatch including solar power, inductive charging or harnessing the energy produced by the simple swing of the wearer’s arm, the company may rely on old-fashion “dumb” batteries on its first-gen smartwatch, The Korea Herald has learned. Show More Summary
CUPERTINO, Calif. (CAP) - Sources inside Apple tell CAP News the technology giant is prepared to announce the release of a new iPhone with over five times the visible screen real estate of current iPhones. The iPhone LT boasts a monumental...Show More Summary
This is where Steve Jobs moved the team after starting Apple in his garage. In the summer of 1977, Mark Johnson had just graduated high school. One day at the Good Earth Restaurant in Cupertino, he had a chance encounter with a receptionist from the office next door. Read Full Story
Apple’s new MFi game controller program offers a lot of promise for gaming on iOS— the top mobile gaming platform around could also soon be a serious platform for hardcore gamers. But the first crop of controllers have been met with much criticism from developers, reviewers and consumers alike. The consensus so far: flimsy buttons […]