As expected, Apple on Tuesday announced plans for a new iOS App Design and Development Accelerator in Bengaluru, India.
Apple is expected to make a couple of key announcements concerning the company’s operations in India. The announcements will be timed to coincide with Apple CEO Tim Cook’s first ever visit to India.
A report from a somewhat “iffy” source indicates Intel will be supplying up to 50% of the faster LTE chips to be used in the upcoming iPhone 7, expected to debut in September.
Apple’s Taiwanese suppliers are reportedly hiring earlier than usual to ramp up production of the “more complex” iPhone 7.
Monday’s GarageBand update for iOS and Mac adds a wide range of Chinese musical instruments, as well as 300 Apple-created Chinese music loops to the app.
Today’s iOS 9.3.2 update is said to be bricking some 9.7-inch iPad Pro devices. A number of users report issues with their device after installing the update over-the-air.
Apple released the tvOS 9.2.1 and watchOS 2.2.1 updates to the public on Monday, offering bug fixes and security patches on both devices.
Apple on Monday released iTunes 12.4 to the general public. The update brings a number of interface and navigation tweaks, as well as bug fixes.
Apple on Monday released OS X 10.11.5 El Capitan to the public. The release marks the fifth such update since the release of El Capitan in September 2015.
Apple on Monday released iOS 9.3.2 to the public. The new release is the second update to iOS 9.3 since it was launched in March.
Apple CEO Tim Cook is currently in Beijing, China for a meeting with Chinese government officials, but he won’t be flying straight back to the U.S. He will make a stop in India on Tuesday to meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
While some investors – such as Carl Icahn and hedge fund honcho David Tepper – have dumped their holdings in Apple, Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway, has increased its holdings, an apparent bet Apple will make a comeback.
Apple CEO Tim Cook is currently visiting China, and the early part of his visit has been spent meeting with Chinese App Store developers, as well as taking a Didi Chuxing taxi ride.
Apple on Friday confirmed it is aware of an issue that deletes music from personal collections. The company says a fix is coming next week.
A number of iCloud users are experiencing issues with iClouds Mail and/or Notes. Apple reports an ongoing iCloud outage is currently affecting, “0.86% of users.”
Apple has invested $1 billion in Chinese ride-hailing service, and Uber competitor, Didi Chuxing.