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Urban Armor Gear has revealed its new Metropolis Series cases for 10.5” and 12.9” iPad Pro models, featuring a smart cover that both protects the screen and functions as a multi-position stand. The case has a spot to keep the Apple Pencil secure when it’s not in use, and corner bumpers provide extra drop protection for the iPad’s display. Show More Summary
A paper trail of purchases through shell companies seems to indicate that Apple has secretly acquired German computer vision company SensoMotoric Instruments, MacRumors reports. On May 2, Apple’s vice president of corporate law GeneShow More Summary
Apple has leased a “small fleet” of cars from Hertz to test its self-driving car technology, Bloomberg reports. In the latest round of filings with the California DMV, Apple is shown to be leasing more of the Lexus RX450h models that it was originally reported to be using to test its systems, all coming from Hertz’s Donlen fleet-management unit. Show More Summary
For those willing to accept the risks associated with installing a beta OS on your device, Apple has rolled out its first public iOS 11 and tvOS 11 betas. The iOS 11 update provides a greatly expanded and customizable Control Center,...Show More Summary
Bloomberg caused a huge stir (Hertz stock shot to a two-year high on the “news”) with this report yesterday by Alex Webb and David Welch: Apple Inc. is leasing a small fleet of cars from Hertz Global Holdings Inc. to test self-driving technology, an agreement hat echoes a larger deal between competitors Alphabet Inc. Show More Summary
Steven Aquino, writing for TechCrunch: Enhanced Dynamic Type. As mentioned at the outset, Apple has put in a lot of work to optimize how Dynamic Type handles itself at its largest sizes. New this year are options for even larger sizes hat smartly adapt to various user interfaces. Show More Summary
Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday. 1. Apple's iOS 11 is out in public beta, and entails a massive update for the iPad. That includes a new file management app and multitasking features. 2. Google is reportedly about to be given a massive fine by EU regulators for promoting its shopping search service above rivals. Show More Summary
From June 10 to 21, Apple cut around 58,000 Chinese apps from its App Store, a number six to 10 times larger than usual, People.cn reports. Beijing-based data analysis firm ASO 100 noticed the sudden spike, leading to some grumblingShow More Summary
Apple is boosting its push into the digital health realm once again, hiring Dr. Sumbul Desai, the former head of Stanford’s Center for Digital Health, Internet Health Management reports. The center, created this January to connect the university’s researchers with technology companies to further their health goals, has close ties to Apple. Show More Summary
Shares of Avis and Hertz are on a tear. Hertz is leasing six Lexus SUVs to Apple as the Cupertino company continues to work on its self-driving cars, according to a story from CNBC citing anonymous sources. News of the partnership sent...Show More Summary
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Niantic Labs is still tweaking and making advancements when it comes to the new Raid Battles that it implemented to Pokemon Go for Android and Apple devices. Originally it had some pretty stiff restrictions on who could join, but now Raid Battles have opened up to more players and this...
Apple removed the 3.5mm headphone jack from the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. It's nearly year-old news now, but for wired headphone enthusiasts or those of us who simply bought a great pair of headphones and would like to use them, it's a huge pain in the butt. Show More Summary
In this leisurely meander back through a week chock full of industry news, we look back at Apple Music's quiet launch of a $99/ year price tier, Elon Musk and Tesla's discussions of launching a streaming service, the Supreme Court's refusal to hear Prince/dancing baby appeal, and much more. Elon...
Friday 6.23.17 Music Business News From Around The Web Could a Tesla music service signal a coming era of niche music streamers? Updated continuously under our More News tab
Virgin Mobile USA plans to become the world’s first “iPhone-only” network as part of a new deal with Apple to begin selling the carrier’s wireless plans through Apple’s retail network, Reuters reports. The carrier, which is a subsidiary...Show More Summary
Imagination Technologies plc shares surged in early London trading on news that Apple Inc. supplier put itself up for sale months after the tech giant said it would stop using the chip designer's technology.
Thursday 6.22.17 Music Business News From Around The Web It was inevitable after Spotify lowered the rate it pays labels and creators, that Apple and others would also demand better terms. Updated continuously under our More News ta...
The good news is: You may have credits waiting for you in your Amazon account. Hello, Amazon wishlist! The bad news is: You have only until Saturday to use them. They’re there in the first place because Apple and five major publishing houses — Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin and Simon...