iFixit teardown reveals more details about Apple Pencil stylus

The iFixit team recently took apart Apple’s flagship accessory for the new, big-screen iPad Pro tablet --- the Apple Pencil stylus. The teardown of the Apple Pencil enabled the iFixit team to take a peek at the innards of the stylus, to know more about how it works.

According to the... read more

Three music subscription services shut down -- Beats Music, Rdio, and Zune

On Monday, the music tech industry lost three separate subscription services which are being shut down by their proprietors. These services are: Apple-owned ‘Beats Music’ music streaming service, Rdio on-demand streaming service, and Microsoft’s Zune music service.

Announcing the imminent... read more

Apple’s new iPad Pro tablet comes with USB 3.0-compatible Lightning port

According to an ARS Technica report, tech giant Apple has confirmed that the Lightning port in the newly-launched, big-screen ‘iPad Pro’ tablet boasts compatibility with USB 3.0.

The iPad Pro tablet was unveiled by Apple at its major product launch event -- introducing the new iPhone 6S... read more

Apple CEO Tim Cook reiterates in email to employees: “Apple is open”

Against the backdrop of a recent racial profiling incident which took place at an Apple Store in Australia on Tuesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook has once again asserted – in a long email to the company’s employees - that Apple is a company which is “open” to everyone.

The lengthy email from Cook... read more

Disney launches new Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Starter Pack for Apple TV

In an announcement made on Wednesday, Disney said that it is launching its much-anticipated Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Starter Pack for Apple’s newly-upgraded Apple TV set-top box.

The Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Starter Pack for the Apple TV costs $100; and it is now available for... read more

Federal judge dismisses Apple Store workers’ request for compensation for security screenings

In a Saturday ruling, U.S. District Judge William Alsup of the Northern District of California said that Apple Store employees are not required to be compensated for the time which Apple takes in searching their bags when they enter or exit the stores.

The ruling by Judge Alsup comes in a... read more

Federal judge dismisses class-action lawsuit filed by Apple’s retail workers

On Saturday, the Federal District Court in San Francisco tossed out a class-action lawsuit which retail workers at tech giant Apple had initiated to oppose the company's bag-search practices at its stores in California.

The Saturday verdict in the class-action was handed out by Judge... read more

Apple has hired Rónán Ó Braonáin as Secret Agent @ Apple Special Projects’

Tech giant Apple has recently hinted at the possible inclusion of ‘digital license plate’ technology in it much-rumored Project Titan electric car project. The indications are apparent from Apple’s hiring of Rónán Ó Braonáin – the Director of Engineering at digital license plate manufacturer... read more

Report: Apple will likely launch iPad Pro and its accessories on Nov 11

According to a 9to5Mac report published on Friday, Apple will likely launch its big-screen iPad Pro tablet and its accessories on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, which will be the Veterans Day holiday in the US.

The ‘November’ availability window for the new 12.9-inch iPad Pro tablet is... read more

Apple, Samsung account for 87% of postpaid smartphone sales in US

According to the latest statistics released by mobile-focused research firm BayStreet Research, nearly 87 percent of the postpaid smartphone sales in the US are owned by the two big smartphone vendors – Apple and Samsung.

The BayStreet Research figures clearly show that Apple and Samsung... read more

Apple expected to launch Android version of Apple Music in Nov

According to recent rumors, tech giant Apple has efforts underway to launch an Android version of its music streaming service, Apple Music. The service was launched by Apple in June this year; and its Android version will likely be released in November.

Hinting at the forthcoming launch... read more

Jack Tong: Apple copied HTC’s phone design rather than the other way round

Chinese news outlet Want China Times has revealed in a recent report that Taiwanese device maker HTC’s North Asia President Jack Tong has hit back at suggestions in several reviews that the company’s newest handset -- HTC One A9 -- is strikingly similar to the Apple iPhone 6.

With a... read more