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.

Apple iPhones Might Still Have FM Radio

The FM radio saga between the National Association of Broadcasters, the US FCC and Apple continues. A few weeks ago, the FCC called on Apple to activate FM radio functionality in its iPhone devices, while Apple said that is not possible simply because the iPhone 7 and iPhone 8

China Blocks Apple Watch Series 3's LTE Access

New Apple Watch Series 3 units no longer offer LTE access in China likely due to the government having concerns about its inability to track users. All three major wireless carriers in the country, which are state-owned, have cut off LTE access. No warning was given.

Google Drops Play Store Subscription Fee

Google has reduced its fee for app subscriptions on the Play Store, bringing its policy in line with Apple's. Apple updated its policy on mobile subscriptions more than a year ago, dropping the fee from 30% to 15% in September 2016. Now, Google has made the same move to 15%.

Apple CEO Says The Mac Mini Isn't Dead

Apple isn't done with the Mac Mini yet, despite how it may seem. The system has received relatively few updates over the years, but CEO Tim Cook disclosed the Mac Mini is here to stay in an email. The customer contacted Cook about the fact that it hasn't been updated.

First Images Of Exploded iPhone 8 Surface Online

After various owners of iPhone 8 reported problems with the battery that inflated either in the box or after charging, we now have the first case of exploded iPhone 8. The report comes from China and not much is known how the incident occured and whether third-party accessories

Apple iPhone 7 Is Currently Outselling iPhone 8

Last month, Apple officially unveiled three new iPhones - iPhone 8, 8 Plus and iPhone X. The flagship iPhone X has yet to become available, with expected release date on November 3, while the two iPhone 8 models are already available for purchase. Unfortunately for Apple, the

Apple iPhone X Won't Be Delayed As Yields Improve

There have been a lot of rumours about iPhone X and low availability. Apple has reportedly been struggling to increase the yield rate and boost production of the device, but according to DigiTimes, they have finally fixed the issues with the 3D sensing camera module.

Apple Gives US Senate More Info About Face ID

Apple has responded to a senator's inquiry about Face ID's security, providing more information about the biometric security feature. It provided more info directly in response to a letter from Senator Al Franken who voiced concerns about security and privacy last month.

Apple Must Pay VirnetX $439.7M In Damages

Apple allegedly violated patents belonging to VirnetX with its iMessage and FaceTime applications and those violations have led to a multi-year patent battle. In what may be the end to that lawsuit, a court has ordered Apple to pay $439.7 million in damages.