Whether Apple is planning to make its own car has been a hot topic of speculation for years. And none of the technology giant's recent moves have done anything but stoke the fires of the rumor mill. According to Automotive News (subscription required), Apple executives—including CEO Tim Cook—visited BMW's headquarters sometime last...
Bad news for cheese lovers this morning. If you, like many Americans, enjoy a fine Kraft cheese with your apple pie/cereal/hot pocket, it’s going to be a bad week. Kraft is recalling thousands of cases of their American singles because of a dangerous mistake. Read more...
Sources close to Apple say the company is in talks to launch a mobile virtual network operator service in the U.S. and Europe, Business Insider reports. An MVNO would let Apple sell service for data, calls and texts directly to users,...Show More Summary
My grand finale. #Compton http://t.co/nbebhWfLqw https://t.co/DF0i2fqaQF— Dr. Dre (@drdre) August 2, 2015 Dr. Dre shocked fans on Saturday, announcing during his Beats 1 show “The Pharmacy” that his new — and reportedly final — album will be released exclusively on iTunes and Apple Music this Friday, August 7. Show More Summary
Post by Jacqueline Burt Cote. If there's nothing you hate more than a "new voicemail" notification, then you're gonna love this recent tech news: Apple is testing a new service that could mean the end of voicemail forever! (HOORAY!!)...Show More Summary
Following the iCloud voicemail transcription news from earlier today, Business Insider is reporting that Apple may actually be following Google’s Project Fi into the “becoming a carrier” field. Sources close to Apple say that the company is privately trialling an MVNO service in the US, but is also currently in talks with telecoms companies in […]
It looks like Apple TV is finally going to get an update, most probably at the September rollout of the next iPhone. The story – broken by John Paczkowski of BuzzFeed, who has an excellent track record with Apple product news – claims the new Apple TV will have a refreshed design, faster processor, Siri […]
Nokia has sold its HERE Maps mapping service to Audi, BMW and Daimler, CNET reports — a move that could set up the automakers to compete with Apple and Google in the self-driving car arena. It was reported in April that Nokia was looking to sell its maps division, and the company was believed to be courting Apple, among others. Show More Summary
Apple is testing a service that uses Siri to answer missed calls and transcribe voicemail messages, Business Insider reports. The iCloud service would then deliver voicemails in text form, preventing users from having to listen to their voicemail. Show More Summary
Apple is expected to launch new iMac models this quarter that will be even better than their predecessors when it comes to processors and display quality. The news comes from one of the world’s most accurate Apple insiders, who accurately predicted various of Apple’s moves in the past. Show More Summary
News and announcements of disruptive payment services of all kinds, from Apple Pay and Samsung Pay to rapidly expanding Transferwise, are widely discussed, and no-one doubts that online payments are changing our everyday lives and spending habits significantly. Show More Summary
This week in iOS we had news that the iPad is the top selling tablet, wireless charging could come to the iPhone, and Apple is looking at a stylus that can feel the screen.
Multiple news outlets are reporting that Apple will be debuting a new version of the Apple TV at their Fall event in September. We break down the latest features and whether this is a win for the technology conglomerate.
The lazy days of summer were in full effect this week, but there were some brief glances of plans for the Apple Watch -- as well as a long-rumored Apple TV refresh.
Following news earlier this week that Apple and BMW had been in discussions last year about using the BMW i3 as a foundation for its own electric car initiative, a new report from Reuters suggests that those negotiations may yet resume at some indeterminate point in the future. Show More Summary
News first surfaced earlier this year that Apple and BMW had engaged in negotiations over the possibility of the Cupertino company using components from the carmaker for its own electric vehicle project. The negotiations reportedly fell through following a visit by Tim Cook and other Apple execs to BMW in Germany, but a report from Reuters […]
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Apple is on track to unveil its new Apple TV hardware this September, according to a new report from BuzzFeed News, however the rumoured TV subscription service won’t be accompanying it just yet. Several reports suggested that Apple originally planned to launch the new device at WWDC this past June, but refocused its efforts on Apple Music instead. Show More Summary
John Paczkowski, writing for BuzzFeed: Sources familiar with Apple’s plans tell BuzzFeed News that the company intends to announce its next-generation Apple TV in September, at the same event at which it typically unveils its new iPhones. Show More Summary
Apple has released a second iOS 8.4.1 beta to developers. Featuring a build number of 12H318, this second release, like the first, provides no release notes, and likely simply addresses unresolved issues with Apple Music and other features from last month’s iOS 8.4 release. Show More Summary