Tag Archive: Apple

Tim Cook reveals Apple Watch launch is set for April

During today’s record breaking Q1 2015 earnings call, Tim Cook dropped a subtle bomb on Apple fan by revealing the Apple Watch is slated to launch in April. Cook didn’t get a specific release date, but it’s the first time… Read more ›

The numbers are finally in for Apple’s Q1 2015 financial quarter, and just as predicted, Apple blew away its own projections with a record-breaking $ 74.6 billion in revenue, leading to $ 18 billion in net profits. Both profit and revenue topped… Read more ›

Apple’s latest iOS 8 update fixes a number of issues with FaceTime, Spotlight and iMessages, but the biggest addition is the giant reduction in free space you’ll need to install future updates. iOS 8.1.3, released this morning, is available now… Read more ›

Along with this morning’s iOS 8.1.3 update, Apple also has some new goodies for Mac users with the release of OS X Yosemite 10.10.2. The update fixes a problem that caused Wi-Fi to disconnect. The latest version also includes a number… Read more ›

Well, there goes Alfred. That’s the first thought I had when I saw the new Spotlight in OS X Yosemite. I feared that Apple had basically made my favorite little app launcher obsolete (we nerds call it “sherlockedâ€). I was wrong.… Read more ›

Game on: Apple patents snap-on iOS gamepad

What is it with Apple and the gaming-related patents as of late? Just weeks after the publishing of an Apple patent showing a concealed gaming joystick capable of being hidden in future iPhones, today the U.S. Patent and Trademarks Office… Read more ›

Apple acquired TestFlight maker Burtsly last year and quickly added it to iOS in an effort to improve the iOS beta testing experience for both developers and testers. Now Apple plans to close the independent site TestFlightapp.com to Android users… Read more ›

Apple Pay has already invaded MLB stadiums and NBA games, but next up on the list of major sports to accept Apple’s contactless payments system will be golfers. The city of Phoenix is gearing up to host the Super Bowl… Read more ›

Apple now sells more iPhones in China than the U.S.

China may have been a bit late to the iPhone 6 party due to a drawn-out regulatory approval period, but it seems the wait was worth it — both for Chinese customers and Tim Cook’s wallet. Ahead of what should… Read more ›

Given that Tim Cook thinks China will soon overtake the U.S. as Apple’s biggest market, it’s no surprise that Apple is taking its expansion into China seriously. Amidst plans to open 25 new retail stores in the country by 2016, Apple has just… Read more ›