Apple today at WWDC 2015 gave a preview of iOS 9, their upcoming mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. The new OS will feature more powerful and proactive search, along with improved Siri features, and new multitasking features for the iPad, including side-by-side apps viewing, and picture-in-picture, which allows viewing a video while working in other apps.
Apple on Monday took the stage at their Worldwide Developers Conference to debut OS X El Capitan, their upcoming new version of OS X
We’ll be watching the WWDC 2015 Keynote via Apple’s livestream, and if you’re not able to view it where you are, then this is the place to be. We’ll be reporting on the keynote live, right here at 11:00AM Pacific/1PM Eastern time. So be sure to be here then.
Philips today announced that its Philips Hue lineup of connected smart lighting will gain support for Apple’s HomeKit in the Fall.
Apple is working to build a high-speed network, including upgraded data centers in order to better compete with offerings from Google, Amazon, and other cloud service providers.
Apple’s Developer Portal has gone dark just ahead of WWDC 2015, likely to prepare for the new versions of development tools that will be required for today’s iOS, OS X, and Apple Watch development related announcements.
Apple has a somewhat ambitious goal of 100 million subscribers for its new “Apple Music” streaming music subscription service, likely to be unveiled at today’s WWDC 2015 Keynote address.
Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC 2015) kicks off later today, and Apple is expected to unveil iOS 9 and OS X 10.11, as well as their new music streaming service.
Apple is considering lowering the percentage of the action it receives as its cut of the in-app subscription fees such as video, news and periodical apps charge. Apple currently wets its beak to the tune of 30% of such fees.
While Apple continues to work to expand the number of top merchants who accept their Apple Pay mobile payments service, a number of top merchants remain skeptical of the service’s possibilities.
The Apple Online Store no longer offers the option to purchase a new iPhone on a two-year contract with AT&T. Previously, customers could purchase a new iPhone for a subsidized price of $199 or $299 through the carrier. All iPhones are now available only through the AT&T Next carrier financing program.
Apple on Thursday showed off an iron hand over content of its upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference, as it has threatened legal action against alternative developers conference AltConf if it streams the WWDC 2015 keynote and other sessions to attendees at its offsite location.
With just a few days left until Apple is expected to announce a revamped and renamed version of its Beats Music streaming service, Bloomberg reports that the company is still negotiating terms with record labels.
For the second year straight, Apple has taken the number 5 spot in the Fortune 500 list. The list, which ranks corporations by revenue, is released annually by Fortune magazine.
Apple on Wednesday announced a voluntary recall of all Beats Pill XL speakers. The company says “in rare cases,” the battery in the Beats Pill XL may overheat and pose a fire safety risk.
Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke at the Information Center’s Champions of Freedom event in Washington on Monday, where he talked about privacy, guarding customer information, and the company’s view on encryption.