News tagged: Apple

Apple Inc.

Stock SymbolAAPL
FoundedApril 1st, 1979
HeadquartersCupertino, California, USA
CEOTim Cook
PhonesApple iPhone
TabletsApple iPad
ComputerApple Mac Pro, Macbook, Macbook Pro

Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, online services, and personal computers. Its best-known hardware products are the Mac line of computers, the iPod media player, the iPhone smartphone, the iPad tablet computer, and the Apple Watch smartwatch. Its online services include iCloud, the iTunes Store, and the App Store.

iPhone 8 Could Be Limited Availability Until 2018

The iPhone 8 may be revealed later this year, but it could be hard to get until 2018, according to a report from KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. He believes mass production of the phone will begin in October or November. This strongly suggests the phone will be hard to get until 2018.

Apple Could Be Working On Internet Satellites

One of Apple's secret projects may be in the area of internet satellites. Bloomberg reports two executives from Alphabet who were working on space operations and satellite engineering have been hired by Apple. They are joining a new hardware team at the company.

Apple, Nike Reveal Apple Watch NikeLab Model

Apple and Nike have partnered up again for a special edition of the Apple Watch. The new model updates the Apple Watch Nike+ that arrived in 2016. This special edition is known as the Apple Watch NikeLab. The model has the exact same internal specs as the Series 2.

China Concerned About Apple App Store

China is concerned about Apple's App Store and is going to be "tightening up checks on software applications" that are available through the store, reports the state-run Xinhua News Agency. Chinese officials have been visiting the company's offices in Beijing.

Apple Makes iWork, iMovie, GarageBand Free

Apple's GarageBand, iWork, and iMovie apps are all entirely free. Anyone can use the software on macOS and iOS without paying a thing. This change doesn't impact a ton of people since Apple has been including the software with new computers for free since 2013.

Apple Close To Improving Diabetes Treatment

A secret team within Apple is working on noninvasive sensors that can continuously monitor glucose levels in people with diabetes. CNBC reports Apple had been working on the project for five years and it's already begun feasibility trials. This tech could improve diabetes care.