Apple is inviting a large number of members of the fashion media to their September 9th media event, indicating the company is hoping to forge closer ties with the fashion industry to win favor with the industry for its much-anticipated “iWatch” wearable device.
While the Apple and GT Advanced Technologies sapphire glass partnership is expected to yield über-tough sapphire glass screen covers for Apple’s iOS devices, so far all we’ve seen is sapphire used to protect the camera and Touch ID sensor on the iPhone 5s.
Apple’s AppleCare+ is set to debut in Australia in the near future. The extended warranty plan for iPads, iPhones, and iPods could launch just ahead of the debut of the iPhone 6 in the land down under.
Apple seeded the latest build (13F31) of OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 to developers on Friday, just a little over a week after seeding the fifth OS X 10.9.5 beta, build 13F24.
Earlier this year, we saw Apple acquire Burstly, the company behind the popular beta testing management service, TestFlight. Apple announced at WWDC 2014 that it would be relaunching TestFlight alongside iOS 8 as an integrated service for developers and testers.
Apple debuted a new version of its iTunes Connect developer web portal on Thursday. The new portal includes updated tools for tracking user engagement, and gives a new look to the portal’s overall interface. Apple first gave a peek at the new portal in June at WWDC 2014.
Apple, Google, Adobe, and Intel have appealed Judge Lucy Koh’s rejection of a proposed $324.5 million settlement for a class action suit against the companies that was brought by Silicon Valley employees.
BGR reports that with just a few days to go before the likely public release of iOS 8, Apple is preparing to seed its carrier partners with iOS 8.0.1.
Apple has updated its Apple Store app to version 3.0, making it a universal app that runs on both the iPhone and iPad, and giving it a new look with improved navigation.
Apple has confirmed that it will be live streaming its event, scheduled for Tuesday, September 9th. Viewing of the Apple live stream will require Safari 5.1.10 or later on OS X v10.6.8 or later; Safari on iOS 6.0 or later. Streaming via Apple TV requires second- or third-generation Apple TV with software 5.0.2 or later.
While we know what analysts and industry insiders are predicting for the iPhone 6, what do users really want? The fine folks over at Financesonline.com have shared an infographic with us that covers the innovations of the iPhone over the years, and tells us what users are hoping for from the next-generation Apple handset.
Angry Birds Stella is now available for the iPhone and iPad in the App Store. The latest entry in Rovio’s mega money making Angry Birds franchise allows players to take on the role of Stella and five of her bird compatriots to protect Golden Island from the evil piggies.
While we’ve seen many new keyboards for iOS 8, not many of them focus on user customization of the keyboard. Now, Ginger Keyboard is stepping in to allow users to completely customize the look and feel of their iOS 8 keyboard.
Just ahead of Apple’s possible September 9th unveiling of the “iWatch” wearable device, the New York Times has published a piece on the current state of fashion in the wearables industry. In the piece, Apple design head Jony Ive is quoted as talking about the iWatch, saying, “Switzerland is in trouble.”
Hot on the heels of the launch of Parallels Desktop 10 last month, VMware has launched a new version of its VMware Fusion virtualization software.
Apple has begun sending out invitations to AppleSeed members, asking them to join in the beta test for iCloud for Windows. The beta includes access to iCloud Drive, a new feature soon to also be available in OS X Yosemite and iOS 8, which allows users to store any document in iCloud.