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iCloud notes are thought to disappear from Apple's system after a 30-day grace period that begins the moment a note is put in the trash. But Apple doesn't appear to be fully removing the content. ElcomSoft researchers found the notes aren't actually going away.
Record labels aren't a big fan of exclusives on Apple Music, says executive Jimmy Iovine. Since it is their content at the end of the day, less exclusive music is going to be featured on the app moving forward. Labels have been dissatisfied for months.
If Apple Music were to include a free streaming tier like Spotify does, Apple executive Jimmy Iovine believes the app would have hundreds of millions of users. During an interview with Music Business Worldwide, Iovine said it'd "have 400 million people on it" with a free tier.
A lot of things has been said about the upcoming Apple's smartphone, but we finally have photos of the phone. The leaked images claim to show the finished design of Apple's iPhone 8, one of the three new iPhone models that are expected to be unveiled this September.
As expected, Google has announced today at its I/O developer conference that its digital assistant is heading to the iOS platform to take on Apple's Siri. The Google Assistant will launch as a separate iOS app, which should appear on the App Store very soon.
iPhones are now being manufactured in India and those units will start showing up on the market this month. Apple has gone through its first trial run assembly of the less expensive iPhone SE and it's continuing production in Bengaluru. A price hasn't been confirmed.
Qualcomm is suing some of Apple's suppliers over their decision to allegedly follow Apple's instruction "not to pay royalties." It's going after four suppliers: Foxconn, Pegatron, Wistron, and Compal Electronics. There is already a countersuit against Apple.
Apple Pay has officially launched in Italy and it comes with support from 3 banks. The mobile payment system is initially working with Boon, Carrefour Banca, and UniCredit. Cards from Visa and MasterCard will be accepted. It's been slowly expanding around the world.
Since Apple's announcement of WWDC conference, there have been plenty of rumours about what to expect from the company's annual developer conference. Some say we'll see the first smart speaker from Apple, others talk about new iPads, and we still don't know since there is no
A new iPad Mini model isn't in the works, reports BGR. Apple is reportedly leaving behind the Mini line in favor of other versions of the product. A source close to the company is said to have confirmed Apple's intention to discontinue its 7.9-inch tablets.
Apple is trying to find someone to lead its push into original content and one name that's shown up is Michael Lombardo, former president of programming at HBO. The Information reports Apple met with Lombardo earlier in 2017. Reports claim Apple wants to have original content.
Apple recently announced a $1 billion fund for infrastructure projects in the United States. According to the White House, those investments are coming out of optimism around Trump's leadership. When CEO Tim Cook announced the fund, however, he didn't connect it to Trump.
Apple is reportedly developing wearable technology that'll be useful in diabetes treatment. BGR claims the company has a team working on technology for a future Apple Watch that'll enable things like glucose monitoring. 200 PhDs have been hired in the past year.
Apple has acquired Lattice Data, an AI startup focused on "dark data," for around $200 million. TechCrunch reports the deal recently closed and roughly 20 engineers from Lattice have entered Apple's team. Lattice has only been around for a couple years.
KGI's analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has earlier reported that Apple will most likely announce Siri-powered smart speaker product at the upcoming WWDC conference that is scheduled next month. The smart speaker will go on sale in the second half of the year and compete against
This year's WWDC is scheduled to take place on June 5 and is being held in a different venue - the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose instead of the Moscone Center in San Francisco. During the event, Apple will present the next series of updates to iOS, macOS.
A purported iPhone 8 schematic has surfaced online a few days ago, indicating the possible design. Now another, more detailed schematic has leaked, but without any accompanying information on hardware, except for the Taptic engine and Apple A11 chipset.
Simona Jankowski, an analyst with Goldman Sachs, has released a research note to investors stating the iPhone 8 is likely to cost $999.99 for the 128 GB version. Consumers will be able to double that, bringing the storage to 256 GB, for just $100 extra.
For some time, Apple was thinking about releasing iPhones with sapphire models, but according to its latest investment, the company is now focused on glass. As a part of the recently announced $1 billion fund aimed at investing in US-based manufacturing, the first company to get
We might see the introduction of a new iPad model during WWDC next month. According to a report from 9to5Mac, a 10.5-inch iPad Pro appears to be coming down the pipeline. It obtained an image of a listing for an iPad case, but the associated model doesn't exist yet.