Fire crews battled a two-alarm fire late Tuesday morning at Apple’s industrial complex in Mesa, Arizona. The blaze was extinguished in about 35 minutes.
Apple designer and SVP of Design Jony Ive has been promoted to a new position at the company, Chief Design Officer. Ive will oversee a wide array of projects, giving up the day-to-day oversight of industrial design and user interface operations.
A news report from Tuesday says Apple plans to hire up to 500 extra workers to complete and maintain its “global command center” in Mesa, AZ. The planned center will be on the site of a failed sapphire glass production facility.
Apple on Tuesday began offering several models of refurbished iPad Air 2 tablets in their online store. This marks the first time that refurbished models of Apple’s newest tablet have been offered.
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has weighed in on the bankruptcy court dispute concerning the sale of RadioShack customer data, siding with Apple and AT&T, who say the customer data collected during the sale of their products should not be included in the sale.
Apple has finally released a Lighting Dock, designed to work with the iPhone 5, 5c, 5s, 6 and 6 Plus range of handsets, as well as 5th-generation iPod touch models.
As expected, Apple has announced the release of an updated 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display that includes a new Force Touch trackpad, and a new $1,999 configuration of their 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display.
Apple Joins Other Tech Firms in Calling on President Obama to Reject Encrypted Data Backdoor Proposal
Apple has joined more than 140 other tech firms in signing a letter calling on President Obama to reject any government proposal to allow government backdoor access to encrypted data on mobile devices.
A report by The Wall Street Journal indicates Apple dropped their plans to build a full-blown television set more than a year ago.
A U.S. appeals court on Monday reversed a portion of the $930 million verdict that Apple won from Samsung in a 2012 patent lawsuit, saying Apple’s trade dress for the iPhone could not be protected.
Apple CEO Tim Cook delivered the commencement address at George Washington University on Sunday, telling graduates they need not make a choice between “doing good and doing well.”
Apple appears to have made another move to improve its Maps service and apps, as it has made another low key acquisition, this time it has grabbed up Coherent Navigation, a high-accuracy GPS device and software firm.
If you know 24,999 people, and you’ve been worry about meeting a new friend because Apple has limited the number of contacts stored in iCloud to 25,000, feel free to mingle. The company has raised the limit to 50,000. Now start shaking hands.
Camera Plus is focused on simplicity, and their AirSnap technology, which enables you to pair two iOS devices and use 1 as a remote monitor/shutter for the other. Now, with the latest update, Camera Plus and AirSnap come to the Apple Watch, but is it worth it?
Issues with the software that controls configuration of smart home devices in Apple’s HomeKit smart home platform is reportedly forcing the iPhone maker to delay the official launch of the system.
Sharp, a key supplier of displays for Apple – has posted an annual net loss of $1.9 billion. While there were doubts the company could continue operating, it has been able to carry on, at least for the short term, via investments by banks.