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Apple Expects Slow Retail Adoption of Apple Pay

Posted on 20/10/2014 by Chris Hauk

Apple Pay

Today is the day Apple Pay debuts in the marketplace, and SVP Eddy Cue tells The Wall Street Journal that the company expects a slow adoption of the service by retail stores, and also expects to see in-app purchases making up most of the transactions in the early going.


Apple iPad Event – Live Blog

Posted on 16/10/2014 by Chris Hauk


This is where we’ll do a live summary of today’s Apple event. So come back at 1PM Eastern, 10AM Pacific time for a live summary of what Apple shows off on their big day!


Ladies and Gentlemen – The iOS Autocomplete Song

Posted on 14/10/2014 by Chris Hauk


Most of us have likely had fun with the autocomplete function in iOS 8. Some of the words suggested can be quite comical. Now, Jonathan Mann, he of the “2000 Songs in 2000 Days,” has written Song #2110 in his prolific series, entitled: “The iOS Autocomplete Song.”


Apple Pay Setup Process Revealed as Employees and Retail Partners Begin Training

Posted on 13/10/2014 by Chris Hauk

Apple Pay

The launch of Apple Pay, Apple’s new NFC and Touch ID-based mobile payments service grows ever nearer, and the Cupertino firm is getting ready for the launch by kicking off training programs for its own retail store employees, as well as working with retailers who will participate in the service later this month.


App of the Week: Tadaa – HD Pro Camera

Posted on 11/10/2014 by Ian Fuchs


In the first edition of App of the Week, Check out Tadaa – a great camera app that provides the missing link between DSLR photography and iPhonography.


Fitbit Says No to iOS 8 Health App Integration – For Now

Posted on 08/10/2014 by Chris Hauk


Fitbit has some disappointing news for iOS users who wear its popular fitness trackers. It has no current plans for integration with Apple’s new iOS 8 Health app. The company confirmed its decision in response to inquiries on its customer forums.


Apple Releases iOS 8.1 Beta 2 to Developers

Posted on 08/10/2014 by Chris Hauk


Apple released the second beta of iOS 8.1 to developers on Tuesday. The second beta release, (Build12B407), comes just over a week after the release of iOS 8.1 Beta 1 to developers.


iOS 8 Adoption Sits at a Mere 47% Nearly Three Weeks After Release

Posted on 07/10/2014 by Chris Hauk


It’s been almost three weeks since the release of Apple’s iOS 8 mobile operating system, and the adoption rate sits at a mere 47% of all iOS devices. The numbers, from Apple’s App Store support page, indicates iOS users may be wary of the bugs that have plagued the launch of iOS 8.


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