Despite concerns expressed by U.S. District Judge Denise Cote, Reuters reports that Apple has been granted final court approval for their $450 million ebook settlement.
The iCloud.com photos upload feature has emerged from developer-only testing, and is available to all iCloud.com users.
Payments service Square will begin supporting Apple Pay in 2015. Square founder Jack Dorsey told CNN that his company will be bringing Apple Pay to small business owners in the coming months.
A court filing this week indicates the end could be in sight for the lawsuit between Google and an Apple-backed consortium known as “Rockstar.”
Apple has updated their web-based iWork for iCloud, adding support for up to eight new languages, and more than 50 new fonts to the cloud-based versions of Pages, Numbers, and Keynote.
Production of Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus may be finally catching up with demand, as Apple Store shipping estimates have improved a bit. The 16GB iPhone 6 Plus is now showing a shipping estimate of 7 to 10 days for all colors and carriers
Apple has seeded the first beta of OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 to developers. The beta, build 14C68k comes mere days following the public release of OS X Yosemite 10.10.1.
While Apple’s iPhone 6 continues to outsell its bigger sibling, the iPhone 6 Plus, around the world, the 6 Plus makes a bit of a better showing in Asia.
Add Starwood Hotels CEO Frits van Paasschen to the list of CEOs who finds using his iPad and iPhone more productive than a PC. He tells the Wall Street Journal that he has dumped his PC, and does all of his work on his mobile devices with the aid of a Bluetooth keyboard.
Foxconn’s Innolux division will build a new $2.6 billion factory in Southern Taiwan. The facility will be built exclusively to supply displays to Apple. The move was made following an “urgent” request from the iPhone maker.
Threats of children being kidnapped apparently weren’t enough to get concerned parents to force Apple to cut back on the encryption the company employs on its iOS devices, so the Department of Justice is taking its rhetoric up another notch. Now the message is: Apple’s tough encryption is going to get a child killed!
Apple will be holding on to its soon to be shuttered Mesa, Arizona sapphire glass facility, reports Bloomberg. The Cupertino firm has told Mesa city officials that it intends to repurpose the building, and that it’s committed to preserving jobs in Arizona.
Apple has changed the “FREE” buttons for free apps in its App Store to now read “GET.” The change has taken place on both the iOS and Mac App Stores.
Apple is planning to bundle the Beats Music app as a part of iOS early next year, reports the Financial Times. The company acquired the Beats Music service earlier this year as a part of its acquisition of Beats Electronics.
Apple CEO Tim Cook has announced via his Twitter account (@tim_cook) that the company has once more scored 100% in the HRC Corporate Equality Index. This marks the 13th year in a row the company has scored 100%.
Just ahead of the huge Black Friday shopping day, Apple has revamped the front page of its online store. The redesign gives the recently updated iPads top billing, however the Apple TV and Beats by Dre also also get some prime page real estate.