CNET offers more information Apple’s rumored Amazon Echo competitor, saying it could boast a built-in camera with facial recognition capabilities, and will be “self-aware.”
Reuters reports that support for a law requiring technology companies to give law enforcement agencies a “backdoor” to a user’s encrypted communications and electronic devices – such as the iPhone – has waned, and the encryption legislation looks to be dead, at least for now.
Shares of Apple stock have gotten a very nice 9% boost in the wake of Warren Buffet’s reveal of his $1.2 billion stake in the iPhone maker on May 16.
Apple representatives spent time fielding questions from Galway, Ireland residents on Tuesday, over the locals concerns over the energy consumption of a planned data center there.
A Thursday report from The Financial Times indicates Apple considered a buyout of Time Warner late last year. Apple executive Eddy Cue first raised the possibility during a meeting with Time Warner’s head of corporate strategy, Olaf Olafsson.
Apple has released a new version of the Safari Technology Preview. The experimental browser, which first debuted on March 30 offers users the ability to test features that may eventually be included in the release version of the Safari web browser.
A new report indicates Apple has been in talks with companies with experience in building vehicle charging stations, and is also hiring engineers with expertise in that area.
Apple’s main production partner, Foxconn, has reportedly replaced 60,000 workers with robots at its factory located in Kunshan, China.
India’s finance minister has reportedly shot down any remaining hope Apple may have had for opening retail stores in the country, as he is said to have ratified a ruling that Apple must follow local sourcing rules.
A report on Tuesday from The Information says Apple is actively working to develop a Siri-based device that would compete with the popular Amazon Echo, and Google’s soon to be released Home devices.
Apple may not have cleared every hurdle it needs to in order to open its first retail stores in India, says a report from earlier on Tuesday. However, the company has not been completely shut out.
Apple reportedly will include an OLED display on the 2017 iPhone, and a new report from Bloomberg indicates the company’s supply chain is already gearing up for it.
If there was an award for the silliest patent lawsuit against a major tech firm, the recent filing against Apple by Texas-based Corydoras Technologies LLC would have to be in the running for first prize.
Apple will replace iPads with MacBooks in Maine state schoolrooms, after it was found that students and teachers in large numbers favor using laptops over tablets in class.
In the face of a growing tide of complaints that iOS 9.3.2 is “bricking” some 9.7-inch iPad Pro devices, Apple has pulled the update, and is working on a fix.
Apple on Thursday gave journalists a peek at their new Union Square retail store in San Francisco. The new store, which opens on Saturday, offers a number of new features and services.