Apple’s 2013 holiday ad, “Misunderstood,” in which a teenager seems too interested in his iPhone 5s to interact with the rest of the family during a Christmas get-together, has received a Creative Arts Emmy Award.
Gazelle, the electronics trade-in site, has announced that it will lock in trade-in prices for your old iPhone now, and not require you to send the iPhone to them until your new iPhone arrives.
The fine folks behind the SETA iPhone Stand – 1.0 Innovations LLC – sent me a sample of their new SETA stand for the iPad, and now that the SETA Tablet Stand Kickstarter project has started I wanted to share it with you.
The Fair Labor Association (FLA) today published findings of Apple supplier audits it conducted last year. The group, who has been performing independent assessments of Apple’s supplier facilities since 2012, assessed Apple facilities in Shanghai and Changshu, China belonging to Apple parter Quanta.
Apple shareholder R. Andre Klein has filed a class action suit on behalf of Apple shareholders over the company’s employee anti-poaching agreement with other tech firms.
Beat Music – recently acquired by Apple, along with sister company Beats Electronics – has created a documentary celebrating the 25th anniversary of filmmaker Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing.
Apple CEO Tim Cook has taken the “Ice Bucket Challenge” which raises awareness and funds for the battle against for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS, (Lou Gehrig’s Disease).
Apple has added China Telecom as a data center provider in China . A report from the Wall Street Journal says the move comes following 15 months of “stringent tests and evaluation” by the Fuzhou city government. Apple says all of the data on the servers is encrypted.
Tom Hanks has numerous accomplishments on his resume, actor, producer, writer, comedian, director, transvestite, (Bosom Buddies), and now app developer.
Apple has announced that it is banning the use of potentially hazardous chemicals benzene, a carcinogen that has been linked to leukemia when not handled properly, and n-hexande, which has been linked to nerve damage, in the final assembly process for both the iPhone and iPad.
DigiTimes reports that Apple supply partner Pegatron will be producing 25 million of the estimated 50 million 4.7-inch iPhone 6 units expected to be shipped this year.
Apple’s Phil Schiller Takes The Ice Bucket Challenge – Joins in Viral Campaign to Raise Money and Awareness For ALS
Apple’s Senior VP of Marketing, Phil Schiller, has joined the ranks of tech executives who have taken the “Ice Bucket Challenge” to join in the viral campaign to raise funds and awareness of the fight against Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease.
Apple has released new versions of Safari to the public. The new versions, Safari 6.1.6 update for OS X Lion/Mountain Lion and Safari 7.0.6 update for OS X Mavericks, address security and WebKit issues.
A murder suspect apparently asked Apple’s virtual assistant Siri for help in hiding the body of his victim. The accused also used his flashlight app on his iPhone for a total of 48 minutes on the same day.
To be filed under: “I want some of what they’re smoking.” – British Airlines has announced that it will be adding a “Paws and Relax” channel to its catalog of in-flight entertainment beginning in September.
There’s good news for Mac users who are hoping to develop software for the Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset platform. The Facebook-owned Oculus has released an update to their software SDK, and it adds support for OS X.