The Boston Globe reports Apple and A123 Systems are close to reaching a settlement in their ongoing battery engineer poaching lawsuit. Advanced battery maker A123 Systems originally filed suit in February, charging Apple had poached key battery engineering employees for its own automotive team.
Facebook on Wednesday debuted Instant Articles, a new feature of their iOS app that claims to offer publishers (and readers) faster loading articles, up to ten times faster than standard mobile articles.
A number of customers who have ordered Space Gray and Space Black Apple Watches are reporting they have received notifications that their Watches are being readied for shipment.
You likely already know that the content on your Apple Watch backs up automatically to your iPhone, so you can then restore from that backup, if needed. But what exactly is included in that backup? And does it get eventually get backed up into the cloud?
BitTorrent has debuted its Bleep app, which offers iOS and Mac users peer-to-peer communication, with end-to-end encryption. Messages are sent directly to and from users, with nothing stored in the cloud.
Apple added new channels to the Apple TV in several countries on Tuesday, including: Australia, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Japan, Norway, Sweden, and the United Kingdom.
Google on Tuesday added Apple Watch compatibility to its Google News & Weather app. Google is expected to update many of its apps to offer support for the Watch.
Apple has taken the top spot in the 2015 Greenpeace Clean Energy Index, included as part of its 2015 Click Clean Report. The Cupertino firm took top honors in the index due to its commitment to running its global operations strictly on renewable energy when possible.
When video game retailer GameStop bought Apple Reseller Chain Simply Mac, they promised to open new stores at a fairly decent clip. They continue to keep that promise, as the chain recently opened a new Simply Mac location in the college town of Bloomington, IN, home of Indiana University.
Market research firm DisplaySearch says LG Display, who is the only company currently making OLED displays for the Apple Watch, brought in over $186 million in the first quarter of 2015. That number is good for over 90% of the $240 million dollar smartwatch display market.
While FiftyThree’s iPad drawing app, “Paper,” has always been a go-to tool for creatives, such as artists and illustrators, the company has made a move into the business presentations arena.
A group of anonymous developers who have successfully infected Nvidia GPU cards with malware on both the Windows and Linux platforms claim they can do the same thing on a Mac equipped with a Nvidia GPU.
Verizon Communications announced on Tuesday that it is acquiring AOL, formerly known as America Online, for $50 per share, in a deal worth approximately $4.4 billion.
iDevices, makers of the popular iGrill and Kitchen Thermometer devices, announced on Monday Apple Watch support for the iDevices Connected app. The Connected app allows users to monitor the temperature of their food from iDevices connected devices.
Apple on Monday seeded OS X 10.10.4 Beta 3 to developers and public beta testers, coming approximately two weeks following the release of OS X Yosemite 10.10.4 Beta 2.
Apple on Monday released the third beta of iOS 8.4 to developers. The second public beta of iOS 8.4 is also available to beta testers.