Europe will require USB-C chargers. Apple isn"t happy

The European Union proposed new rules on Thursday that will make USB-C ports standard on smartphones, tablets, cameras, phones, portable speakers and handheld video game systems......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnSep 23rd, 2021

We have some bad news about Apple’s rumored VR headset

Bad news for those hoping for Apple's rumored VR headset next year: We may not see it until 2023 at the earliest......»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News4 hr. 57 min. ago

Apple Updates App Store Guidelines To Permit Devs To Contact Customers About Other Payment Methods

TechCrunch's Sarah Perez writes about the new set of App Store Guidelines that Apple introduced today: One of the changes is the result of a previously announced settlement agreement with a class of U.S. app developers. It clarifies that developers a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 29 min. ago

The new 16-inch MacBook Pro maximizes performance under heavy workloads

Apple confirmed that the 16-inch MacBook Pro with the new M1 Max chip will be able to run High Power Mode. This optimizes performance during intense workloads......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News10 hr. 29 min. ago

iFixit’s Apple Watch teardown includes a theory about device’s delayed launch

Supply challenges related to the screen may have delayed the launch. iFixit's full Apple Watch Series 7 teardown. [credit: iFixit.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 58 min. ago

Apple Watch Series 7 Review: The best smartwatch you can buy, by far

Spoiler alert: The Apple Watch Series 7 impresses at every turn, and does everything you could want and more......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News11 hr. 29 min. ago

Shipping estimates for Apple"s Polishing Cloth pushed into January

Demand for Apple's new Polishing Cloth continues unabated, with estimated shipping times for the sold out accessory now dragging into December and January.Introduced on Monday as an adequate cleaning tool for Apple displays like Pro Display XDR, the.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Apple to require stringent COVID-19 testing for unvaccinated employees

Apple is reportedly preparing to implement more stringent COVID-19 precautions for its employees and will require unvaccinated corporate workers to undergo daily testing before entering the office.The new daily testing protocol, scheduled to start on.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Apple Pay nets WAON, nanaco prepaid card support in Japan

Japanese prepaid cards WAON and nanaco launched Apple Pay support with special Wallet integrations on Wednesday, bringing two of the country's three major e-Money systems into the fold.Source: Ata DistanceAvailable on Google Pay since 2018, Aeon's WA.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

New Safari 15.1 beta for macOS Big Sur and Catalina reverts to standard tab design

Apple on Wednesday issued a new beta version of Safari 15.1 that reverts controversial "Compact" tab design changes back to a more traditional layout seen in prior iterations of the web browser.Available for download through Apple's developer portal,.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Apple tops Interbrand"s best brands list for ninth consecutive year

For the ninth year in a row, global brand consultancy firm Interbrand placed Apple at the top of its annual list of the world's most valuable brands, assigning the tech giant a "brand value" of $408.6 billion.The $408.6 billion figure represents a 26.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Apple"s M1 Max GPU is at least 3x faster than M1, Metal benchmark shows

Supposed M1 Max benchmark results reveal the chip's GPU is at least three times faster than the first-generation M1 included in 2020's 13-inch MacBook Pro.An unconfirmed Geekbench post on Wednesday shows an M1 Max with 64GB of unified memory clocking.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Apple"s PowerBook reinvented the laptop thirty years ago

On October 21, 1991, Apple launched the PowerBook and every other laptop and notebook computer from that day forward to today's MacBook Pro was changed because of it.In 1991, you wanted this.Steve Jobs was not responsible, or even present, for every.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Unreleased "Beats Fit Pro" earbuds spotted being worn by Kim Kardashian

Media personality Kim Kardashian has been photographed seemingly wearing a pair of Apple's yet to be released "Beats Fit Pro" earbuds.Kim Kardashian (source: JustJared on Instagram)Following the recent report that Apple is preparing a new "Beats Fits.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

New Apple Bagdat Caddesi opening in Istanbul on Friday

Apple's third store in Turkey is Apple Bagdat Caddesi, which will open in Istanbul on October 22 with a special Today at Apple program, plus Apple AR exhibition.Apple Bagdat Caddesi, InstabulPreviously spotted sporting a giant, colorful mural during.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Apple Pay Express Transit comes to southern Sweden

Bus travellers in the Skane region of southern Sweden are now able to use Apple Pay automatically, without needing to confirm via Face ID, Touch ID, or passcode.Using Apple Pay Express Transit on a bus in Sweden (Source: Ridango)Following its launch.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Future Apple Watch bands could include a stretchable blood pressure cuff

Apple continues to pursue adding accurate blood pressure measurement to the Apple Watch, and now that research includes potentially utilizing a stretchable Watch band.Many patent drawings are stick figures, but this one has some art to itApple Watch.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Apple"s record-breaking holiday quarter financial streak is in danger

Apple's series of record-breaking quarterly earnings may be broken as supplies of nearly everything it sells — including the iPhone 13 — are constrained, leading to long delivery delays.The new iPhone 13 in (PRODUCT)RedJP Morgan analyst Samik Cha.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Feds probing Apple & big tech companies about digital payment systems [u]

The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has launched a probe into the consumer data and financial practices of digital payment systems including Apple Pay, Google, PayPal, and others.Credit: Consumer Financial Protection BureauFollowing a Wall.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Apple Watch Series 7 band options keep disappearing from Apple"s store

It's not just Apple's devices like the Apple Watch Series 7 that are hard to get, the company is having a hard time keeping its own bands in stock too.Different colors and band types come and go on the Apple StoreAnyone wanting to get an Apple Watch.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago

Apple Mac shipments grew 11% in Q3 2021, driven by M1

Apple's shipments of Mac computers grew 11% year-over-year in the third quarter of 2021, driven largely by demand for the company's new M1 models, while total PC growth appears to be contractingCredit: Andrew O'Hara, AppleInsider Read more........»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News13 hr. 29 min. ago