Apple has turned to Bob Mansfield to head its efforts to build a self-driving electric car. And that's good news if you're familiar with his engineering track record in Cupertino.
Apple has brought in one of its most highly regarded former executives to head up its secret automobile project, The Wall Street Journal reports. Bob Mansfield, who joined Apple in 1999 and was a top executive under Steve Jobs, lead the development of some of Apple’s biggest products, including the MacBook Air, iMac and iPad. Show More Summary
Following through on its pledge from earlier this year, Ford has announced its entire 2017 line of cars, SUVs, light trucks and electric vehicles will offer Apple CarPlay, with future, over-the-air updates via Wi-Fi to keep it up-to-date with the latest technology. Show More Summary
Two photos allegedly leaked by workers in the Chinese supply chain purport to show a new 12.9” ‘iPad Pro 2,’ Apple Insider reports. An anonymous source said the photos came from an Apple supplier currently working on an iPad Pro model...Show More Summary
It's yet another Friday on a week during which Pokémon GO has existed in the world as a thing you can download and play, and you know what that means: more Pokémon GO news to finish the week, as it turns out. This time, we've got direct confirmation from Apple that Pokémon GO is now the reigning champion of the iOS App Store after its record-breaking debut.
In news that should come as a surprise to no one, Pokemon Go has broken the record for most App Store downloads in a first week of availability. Apple confirmed the number to Polygon, albeit without providing specifics (Polygon is waiting for an exact number from The Pokemon company). Show More Summary
Apple is planning to jump on board the fashion trends for the 2016 Olympic Games with a lineup of special edition Apple Watch bands representing the flags of fourteen of the major countries who will be participating in the Games. A new...Show More Summary
Apple VP of environment, policy and social initiatives Lisa Jackson has shared a story via ABC7 News about a nine-year-old boy whose hearing was restored thanks to a new type of bone-conduction hearing aid controlled by a companion iPhone app. Show More Summary
Apple has proposed a streaming royalty rate with the Copyright Royalty Board as part of a preceding to set statutory rates for downloads and interactive streaming services. The proposed rate, intended to simplify the way on-demand streaming services like Apple Music and Spotify pay songwriters and publishers, is 9.1 cents...
Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to know this Friday. 1. Apple has reportedly delayed the launch of its electric car to 2021. According to a 2015 Wall Street Journal report, Apple previously had a target release date of 2019. 2. Show More Summary
In a new feature released in iOS 10 Beta 3, Apple tests a new feature that will warn users through a message that will pop up when water is detected in the lightning port.
A detailed profile in The Information (via Macrumors) of three brothers allegedly working on Apple’s new car initiative, codenamed “Project Titan,” notes that the rumored 2020 launch date may be slipping to 2021 due to a number of challenges that the team has encountered. Show More Summary
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News Target Corp. hired former Apple supply chain executive Benjamin Cook to serve as the retailer’s senior vice president of global logistics, inventory allocation and replenishment. Part of...Show More Summary
Project Titan news, the name given to Apple’s electric vehicle project, has been relatively quiet lately despite the expected introduction in 2020 inching closer by the day. That may be because the introduction target for Apple Car has moved back one year to 2021. Show More Summary
A new class action lawsuit has been filed in California alleging that Apple is not living up to the terms of its AppleCare+ service plan by providing refurbished service stock replacements to customers rather than new devices. The suit...Show More Summary
THURSDAY 7.12.16 Music Business News From Around The Web Now that SOCAN has acquire Audiam and MediaNet, what should ASCAP and BMI buy? Updated continuously under our More News tab
Like it or lump it, there are some publishers out there who march to the beat of their own drum. Square Enix is definitely one of them, as today's news demonstrates quite nicely. Fresh from removing most of the Chaos Rings series of RPGs from the App Store storefront, Square Enix has announced a spin-off
Despite all the reports that the Apple Watch is a flop, there are reports that sales are still steady, even though the device was released 15 months ago. Mac Rumors has the news. “Nearly fifteen months after the Apple Watch launched in the U.S. Show More Summary
How do you unsubscribe from Apple's iTunes Match service? You need only tap a few buttons. With the news that Apple is integrating iTunes Match's DRM-free track-matching functionality for Apple Music subscribers, those subscribed toShow More Summary
A new report by Macrumors suggests that Apple may be behind the recent acquisition of Omnifone, a cloud-based music provider behind the MusicStation service as well as providing the foundation for mobile partnerships through companies...Show More Summary