Apple has just released iOS 8.4, the fourth major update to its iOS 8 mobile operating system. The update includes a number of changes, not the least of which include a revamped Music app, offering access to Apple’s new Beats 1 radio station, and their new Apple Music streaming service.
Just ahead of the Apple Music launch later today, some iTunes Match users are reporting problems with the service that involve duplicates or bad metadata in users’ libraries.
MacBook owners who are seeing their laptop’s battery retain less than 80% of its original capacity can get them replaced free if the computer is still covered under AppleCare.
A report from Monday claims rock legends AC/DC will allow their music to be streamed via music subscription services, including Apple Music. Tunes from the long-time streaming holdouts could begin streaming as early as today.
Apple has announced that it will announce its earning for the third fiscal quarter of 2015 on Tuesday, July 21. The earnings statement will be released around 1:30PM Pacific time, with a conference call to discuss the report taking place at 2:00PM Pacific.
Registration is now open for Apple’s annual Apple Camp three day workshops, held at Apple Retail Stores around the globe.
In an odd turn of events, knock-offs of Apple’s official Apple Watch charging cables are showing up on Amazon priced higher than the official cables that Apple offers!
RBC Capital Markets has raised its 2015 and 2016 revenue forecasts for Apple, due to their belief that iPhone 6 demand will continue to beat expectations, and that buyers are tending to chose higher-capacity iPhones, increasing the profit for Apple.
Dr. Dre’s classic rap album, “The Chronic,” will make its first appearance ever on a streaming music service with this week’s launch of the Apple Music service.
On June 29, 2007, Apple released a device that would forever change an industry. Eight years ago today, the first iPhone was made available to customers.
Apple on Friday allowed a number of games that had been removed from the iOS App Store for their usage of the Confederate battle flag to return to the store.
The popularity of Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with Chinese consumers have led to a 37% jump in the average selling price of smartphones in China.
When Apple made the announcement that Apple Pay was coming to the U.K. in July, major bank Barclays was missing from the list. While the bank is reportedly in “constructive talks” with Apple, there may be another reason the company has been reluctant to jump aboard the Apple Pay train.
Bloomberg reports that Apple has kicked-off early production of the next-generation iPhone, featuring Force Touch technology.
Apple Music senior director Ian Rogers – in reply to another Twitter user – has indicated Apple Music will be compatible with the Sonos internet-connected speaker system as soon as possible.
iOS 8.4 will make its public debut at 8AM Pacific time on Tuesday. The Beats 1 streaming radio station will kick off its broadcasting schedule one hour later at 9AM Pacific.