You might say the week is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workweek, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Weekly Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past seven days -- all...
Every week at iMore we publish more breaking news, in-depth reviews, helpful how-tos, and editorial views than you can shake an apple at. While we're waiting for the week that will be to begin, here's a look back at the week that was,...Show More Summary
This week brought two pieces of iPhone display related news. Here's what investors need to know.
Cash-rich with top-line growth slowing, Apple's choice of a shareholder-friendly new CFO is great news for investors.
People may love their iPads, but that doesn't mean much to Apple if they're keeping their old ones instead of upgrading to the latest model.
A few months ago, I argued the fancy infotainment systems crammed into every new car are bad news for drivers because they don't work well and they're distracting. I also pointed out they're not going anywhere because the global market for the technology is worth more than $30 billion, and growing, according to one study. Show More Summary
By Mike Farmwald: A Brief History of VirnetX, Inc. v. Cisco Systems, Inc VirnetX (VHC) and Apple (AAPL) just held a hearing in the appeal of the case VirnetX, Inc. et al. v. Cisco Systems, Inc., Case No. 6:10-cv-00417-LED (E.D. Tex.), which was originally filed in 2010. Show More Summary
Apple is reportedly “scrambling” to make changes to the App Store in order to meet a March 31 deadline set by the Federal Trade Commission for changing how the company charges for in-app purchases, according to ZDNet. Apple settled with...Show More Summary
Mercedes-Benz is working on aftermarket installations of Apple’s CarPlay for older vehicles, 9to5Mac reports. The carmaker — one of three that recently introduced the new iPhone in-vehicle feature — wasn’t able to confirm when any aftermarket option would be available. Show More Summary
A class action lawsuit recently filed in Florida alleges that Apple is violating Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act by not offering point of sale devices that can be operated independently by the visually impaired. TheShow More Summary
Apple has moved roughly $8.9 billion in untaxed profits from its Australian operations to a tax haven structure in Ireland over the last decade, The Australian Financial Review reports. The article claims that while Apple reported pretax...Show More Summary
According to a report from Turkish website ElmaDergisi, Apple’s first Apple Store in Turkey will officially open on April 4. The news follows reports that the store would open sometime in April after Tim Cook met with Turkish government officials last month. Today’s report also claims Cook along with the Turkish President will be in […]
Today's comic by Matt Bors is Crisis News: These Daily Kos community posts were the most shared on Facebook March 4: What Would Jesus Shoot? Kentucky Baptists giving away 25 guns to attract converts, by Lefty Coaster Apple Tells Limbaugh...Show More Summary
Apple will bring full-screen video iAds to iPhone and iPad apps this year, Advertising Age reports. The new video iAds will play automatically. According to the report, these ads could occur during moments of transition, “like after completing a game’s level or finishing an article.” Pricing for the ads is unknown, and Apple did not respond to a request for comment. ...
Silicon Valley carmaker Tesla is conspicuously absent from the consortium of automotive manufacturers that have pledged support for Apple's CarPlay initiative, an omission made more glaring --?and puzzling --?by recent news of high-level talks between the two companies.
Apple is working to expand Siri’s capabilities, including greater third-party integration, according to The Information. The report claims the Siri upgrades are being done with the iWatch in mind. These changes would allow Siri to offer more functionality by connecting to services and apps from third parties. Show More Summary
Leo Laporte, Andy Ihnatko, Alex Lindsay, and I talk the secret behind the Apple store, support for Snow Leopard not ending, iOS 7.1 news, inside gossip about Tim Cook, and more. Subscribe and download: TWiT.TV
The difference between Volvo's and Ferrari's CarPlay is that the Italian version is using buttons as well as the touchscreen. Here's our complete demonstration, and while you're watching, prepare for the news about a German manufacturer introducing it as well. Read more...
Apple previously sought sanctions against Samsung in ongoing litigation between the two companies for using confidential licensing terms between the Cupertino company and Nokia — but a recent report notes Apple actually filed its terms with Nokia on a publicly available court docket. Show More Summary
A report today suggests that Apple will be retiring the regular, non-Retina 13-inch MacBook Pro in the second half of 2014. The news comes via Digitimes, a somewhat hit-and-miss source that cites insiders in the supply chain, and claims...Show More Summary