Apple’s iCloud services are down for many users, and look to have been down for over an hour as of this post.
Apple has released the second OS X Yosemite public beta, on the heels of the release of Developer Preview 6 of the OS to developers earlier this week. Apple has also released a new version of iTunes 12 for Yosemite.
A new set of photos from French Apple news site iPhonote claims to show internal components allegedly destined for use in Apple’s upcoming iPad Air 2. The components pictured include a GPS antenna, microphone, and Wi-Fi module.
While the iPhone 6 hasn’t been officially announced as of yet, that isn’t stopping Walmart from pushing their stock of the iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s out the door at fire sale prices. The big-box retailer is offering the iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s at rock-bottom prices for the next 90 days.
Research done by security expert Tom Landesman and anti-spam company Cloudmark claims Apple’s iMessage is responsible for over 30% of all spam messages on mobile devices.
It seems Apple’s move to offer a free $25 iTunes Gift Card with the purchase of an Apple TV from Apple stores could be considered a success, as multiple Apple stores report their stock is exhausted by demand caused by the promotion.
Apple’s planned retail store in the United Arab Emirates could be the company’s largest retail location built to date, claims a new report from Middle East lifestyle website EDGARDaily.com. Apple began posting job openings last week for a future store in the UAE.
A new render of a device, alleged to be that of a 4.7-inch iPhone 6, shows that the device will sport a protruding camera ring on its rear shell. Previous rumors have indicated the protruding ring would be exclusive to the 5.5-inch model.
If you have $3.895 million in change rattling around in your sofa, you might want to take a look at a real estate opportunity in Los Altos, California. Eddy Cue, head of Apple’s Internet Software and Services division has put his four-bedroom, 3,721-square foot home on the market.
Apple has seeded Mavericks 10.9.5, build 13F18 to developers, just short of a week after seeding build 13F14 to developers. Apple is asking developers to focus on USB, USB Smart Cards, Graphics, Safari, and Thunderbolt.
Apple stock hit the $100 milestone today for the first time since its seven-for-one split back in early June. Apple had been trading around $92 following the split, but had been trending upward, hitting the $100 mark today.
While we saw the release on Monday of Developer Preview 6 of OS X Yosemite, a Beta 6 seed of iOS 8 was conspicuously absent. A new report from BGR says Apple did release iOS 8 Beta 6, but only to its carrier partners.
Apple has added 21 more acts to the bill for this year’s iTunes Festival to be held in London this September. New artists include Lenny Kravitz, The Script, Foxes, and more.
Last week, rumors floated around about a new Lightning cable with a reversible USB connector. Now, noted iOS part leaker Sonny Dickson has posted a new video of the much-rumored new cable in action.
Alongside Apple’s release of the OS X Yosemite Developer Preview Six, they also released a new beta version of their Xcode developer tools. However, after developers discovered the new version was unusable, Apple pulled it from their developer portal.
Apple today has seeded OS X Yosemite Developer Preview 6 to developers. The release comes two weeks after the release of Developer Preview 5. The new Mac operating system debuted at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference back in June.