In honor of Tuesday’s big event, we present to you these handy Apple “guides” from the fine folks over at The Joy of Tech.
There’s less than 24 hours to go until Apple’s big media event set for tomorrow at 1PM Eastern, 10AM Pacific time, and Apple is redirecting traffic from its home page at Apple.com to the event countdown page. The move will undoubtably help promote tomorrow’s event to the 7 Apple users who are still unaware of the big event.
If you’re planning on holding out for the “iPhone 6 Plus,” a new report claims you may not have to wait long, as it claims the 5.5-inch “Plus” model of the iPhone 6 will launch alongside the 4.7-inch version on September 19th. You might have to move quick though, as quantities may be limited.
As Apple will likely debut their next-generation handset in two sizes on Tuesday, a new rumor claims the 4.7-inch model will be dubbed the “iPhone 6,” while the 5.5-inch model will be referred to as the “iPhone 6 Plus.”
Apple CEO Tim Cook was quoted last week as saying Apple would be beefing up iCloud security measures as a response to the compromised celebrity iCloud accounts.
Apple is rolling out updated versions of iBeacon transmitters alongside new near field communication (NFC) readers in all of its own retail stores as well as retail partner Disney’s retail stores, just ahead of the expected launch of its new mobile payments service and the iPhone 6.
A new set of images have been posted on Reddit, allegedly showing drawings and specs for various components of Apple’s much-rumored, and highly-anticipated, iWatch.
A new report claims Apple will be using tokenization to secure transactions in its upcoming mobile payments solution. The report says the company is looking to token technology to help them harden the system against security and fraud concerns.
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.
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.
A lengthy report in the New York Times today covered Apple’s iPhone 6 and much-rumored iWatch. The report includes such tidbits as a “one-handed mode” for the iPhone 6, while the “iWatch” will reportedly be capable of wireless charging.
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.