A number of major retailers and payments associations have filed letters in support of a regulatory request from three of Australia’s top four banks to compel Apple into negotiating with them as a group over third-party access to the iPhone’s NFC hardware.
Today is the fifth anniversary of when late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs stepped down as chief executive officer of Apple. That same day, Tim Cook was named CEO of the Cupertino firm.
Apple on Monday announced its 2016 Apple Music Festival, which will take place at the London Roundhouse from September 18 to September 30.
Apple on Monday seeded the seventh developer beta, and the sixth public beta of macOS Sierra for testing. The new beta of Apple’s upcoming Mac operating system comes just one week following the sixth developer beta release of the OS, which debuted at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference 2016, back in June.
The theft of hacking tools and exploits reportedly stolen from the National Security Agency (NSA) has helped vindicate Apple’s position in its privacy dispute with the FBI earlier this year, say a number of privacy advocates.
An Apple-1 motherboard that is claimed to be one of the first ever produced is up for auction on CharityBuzz. Bidding for the board, said to be valued at $1 million, is at $505,000 at the time of this article.
Apple retail employees learned via an “all-hands” meeting this weekend that the Cupertino firm is introducing major new changes, creating new positions, while renaming others. The retail devision also has a new credo.
Apple has added banners to its U.S. website, iTunes Store, and App Store to encourage customers to make a donation to the American Red Cross to help support relief efforts for those affected by the widespread flooding in southern Louisiana.
Apple on Monday seeded iOS 10 Beta Seven to developers AND public beta testers for testing.
Apple has named Pixel Cup Soccer 16 as the App Store’s latest Free App of the Week. The retro-style soccer game usually goes for $3, and this is the first time it has been available free in the App Store.
Apple’s Taiwanese component suppliers are reportedly pushing back against Apple’s demands for lower quotes for iPhone 7 components.
An Australian antitrust regulator has turned down a interim request from three of the big four Australian banks who wanted permission to negotiate a deal with Apple for access to its NFC hardware, used in Apple Pay.
Apple has made a slight adjustment in how it refers to its retail locations. The Cupertino company has rebranded the chain by dropping the “Store” moniker when referring to its Apple Store locations.
Apple has released Safari Technology Preview 11, which allows users test features that may be included in future public versions of the Safari web browser.
If you’re finding the 128GB iPhone is still a little too restricting for your storage needs, you’ll be glad to know another report says Apple will offer a 256GB storage option for the new iPhones, due to debut in September.
Apple continues its expansion of its carrier billing option for iTunes and App Store purchases, as it has added Japan to the short, but growing list of countries where the option is available.