Athletics clothing maker Under Armour has acquired popular health-tracking service and iOS app MyFitnessPal in a deal worth $475 million.
Apple’s iOS 8 HealthKit technology is already in use at 14 of the top 23 U.S. hospitals, and is showing early promise as a way for doctors to remotely monitor patients while lowering costs.
Apple published new install stats for iOS 8 on Tuesday, and 72% of iOS devices that access the App Store are now running iOS 8. 25% are still running iOS 7, while 3% are running iOS 6 or later.
Apple’s iOS was still the undisputed leader in mobile ad revenue in 2014,capturing 51.67% of ad revenue, and 27.18% of traffic during the fourth quarter, closing out 2014 as the leader in dollars earned.
Citing the ever popular “trusted source,” BGR reports that Apple will be releasing iOS 8.2 to the public in March. iOS 8.2 is required for the company’s upcoming Apple Watch, due to debut in April.
Apple has announced the addition of another 15 banks and credit unions to their list of financial institutions supporting Apple Pay, bringing the total number to over 60 institutions.
Apple seeded the fifth beta of iOS 8.2 to developers on Monday, as well as a new beta of Xcode 6.2 with WatchKit. iOS 8.2 and the WatchKit tools will allow developers to create apps for the Apple Watch, due to be released in April.
Although Apple has been the attention hog in the smartwatch marketplace with its upcoming Apple Watch, Pebble has quietly moved forward, shipping over 1 million of its popular wearable device, and making big plans for 2015.
The iOS and Mac App Stores were updated on Thursday with new “Get Productive” areas, offering discounted prices for a number of popular iOS and Mac productivity apps.
Meet the Connect PLUS, The first ever Apple licensed iPhone AND Android charger, 2-in-1 key sized charge connector.
Microsoft is bringing Outlook to the iOS and Android platforms today. The app is actually a rebranded Acompli email app, which Microsoft acquired in early December. While this is just a rebranding for now, the Redmond firm plans to update the app regularly.
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission issued a public enforcement advisory on Tuesday, warning hotels and other commercial establishments not to intentionally block or interfere in any other ways with Wi-Fi hotspots such as the iPhone’s Personal Hotspot function.
Although the Google Play Android app store continues to lead in the sheer number of apps downloaded, it has a long way to go before it can take the app revenue crown away from Apple’s iOS App Store.
USA Technologies Inc has announced it is bringing Apple Pay compatibility to more than 200,000 self-service stations, vending machines, and kiosks around the United States.
Apple Releases iOS 8.1.3 – Reduces Required Storage for Update, Fixes Messages and FaceTime Issues, More
Apple has issued an update for its iOS 8 mobile operating system. iOS 8.1.3 address complaints about the required amount of storage for software updates, fixes an issue that prevented some users from entering their Apple ID password in Messages and FaceTime, and more.
Wouldn’t it be great if you could set the mood of any room with just a few taps on your iPhone? Today’s MacTrast Deal gives you complete control over the color and brightness of your room lighting.