Apple showed off its new wearable device the Apple Watch on Tuesday, and one question that came up in various blogs and reports was: “What about left-handed users?”
In response to a taunting “Hah, @Discover you suck” tweet from user @Appleholic, credit card company Discover has confirmed they are in discussions with Apple to join competitors American Express, Visa and MasterCard in the Apple Pay electronic payments system.
Apple has quietly removed the iPod Classic from its iPod lineup. The venerable device started life simply as the “iPod” in 2001, staying on in later years as a favorite of music fans who wanted to tote their entire music collection with them on its at one time spacious 160GB hard drive.
Among the announcements at Apple’s event today was the debut of Apple’s new electronic payments service, “Apple Pay.” The new service will use the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch built-in NFC antennas, along with a dedicated “Secure Element” chip and the iPhone’s Touch ID sensor to create a secure, private, and easy way to pay.
Apple on Tuesday announce its much-anticipated wearable device, named not the “iWatch,” but instead the Apple Watch. (Or Watch for the sticklers among you.) The new wearable device comes across as both fashionable and highly functional, boasting an array of available colors and materials. Pricing for the device, available “early 2015,” starts at $349.
Apple had “big” news for iPhone lovers at its media event on Tuesday, debuting the 4.7-inch iPhone 6, and the even larger 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. The iPhone 6 starts at $199 for a 16GB model, while the iPhone 6 Plus starts at $299 for a 16GB capacity handset.
Apple has posted new pages on their website, featuring the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple Watch.
This is where we’ll do a live summary of today’s Apple event. So come back at 10AM Pacific time for a live summary of what Apple shows off on their big day! Later we’ll do detail coverage of everything from today, but here’s where you’ll see it first, typos and all!
Why are we expecting big things from today’s Apple keynote? The Flint Center, the location hosting today’s event, has been the site of some major Apple announcements in the past. Not the least of all is the 1984 debut of the first Macintosh computer.
The Star Tribune reports that Minnesota-based Mayo Clinic will be on hand at Apple’s media event today to help demonstrate how Apple’s new iOS 8 Health app can benefit medical professionals.
If you’re stuck using a Windows machine, and still want to watch today’s Apple event via live stream, here’s some instructions how to view the event on your PC.
ABC News has posted a teaser video, promoting an exclusive look at the “historic” announcements at today’s Apple event.
Weibo user zzray, who showed off what appeared to be a working 4.7-inch iPhone 6 over the weekend, has now posted more information about the device, including what are claimed to be iPhone 6 GeekBench 3 test results showing a device with a…
Apple has once again made the “Apple events” channel available on the Apple TV. In addition, Apple will be streaming today’s media event live on its website. You will need to running the Safari web browser on a Mac or iOS device in order to view the stream.
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.