Tag Archive: Officially

Apple officially shuts down its Twitter analytics acquisition

Two years after it acquired Topsy, a San Francisco-based firm offering Twitter analytics to companies, Apple has officially shut down the service. “We’ve searched our last tweet,†Topsy has noted on its official Twitter account. Topsy’s website redirects to an Apple support page detailing how users can use search features on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. We’ve searched our last […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Disney officially bans selfie sticks from theme parks

If you’re thinking about taking a trip to Walt Disney’s wonderfully whimsical theme parks this year, make sure to leave your selfie stick at home. Disney announced this morning that it’s placing a ban on all selfie sticks starting next… Read more ›

Apple is officially ready to look at your Watch app

Apple today announced that all members of its Developer Program can now officially submit Watch apps to the App Store; potentially triggering a gold rush similar to that seen when devs were first able to create iPhone apps early on… Read more ›

iPad selfie sticks have officially become a thing

I’m still on the fence over whether society should allow monopod poles selfie sticks to exists, but this latest invention is pushing me over to the “hell no” side of the argument. For those who need a giant viewfinder to… Read more ›

Apple officially wants to be recognized as a car maker

Whether Apple is actually building a car, or it’s just a controlled leak to show that the company has more planned after the Apple Watch, isn’t known yet. What is sure, though, is that Apple is now legally covered if… Read more ›

iPhone 6 officially goes on sale in China on October 17

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will officially be available to pre-order in China from Friday, October 10, ahead of their launch a week later, Apple has confirmed. The news comes just hours after the Cupertino company’s new smartphones finally received… Read more ›

Apple Event Officially Scheduled for September 9th, iPhone 6 Expected

Apple has sent out press invitations to an event on September 9, 2014. The invite, shown above courtesy of Wall Street Journal, is simple and cryptic, stating simply “Wish we could say more” and displaying the date “9.9.2014″. The iPhone 6 is expected to be the star of the show, being offered in two sizes … Read More

Apple buys Beats officially for $3 billion

Two weeks after the news of the deal was first reported, and Apple has officially announced its buyout of Beats for $ 3 billion. “We could build about anything that you could dream of. But that’s not the question,†Apple CEO… Read more ›

Angela Ahrendts officially joins Apple as new head of retail

It took nearly 6 months, but former Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts has officially joined Apple as its new Senior Vice President of Retail and Online Stores. Her bio has been added to Apple’s executive leadership website, making her transition from Burberry complete.… Read more ›

Apple Officially Buys 3D Sensor Company Behind Original Xbox Kinect

Remember the rumblings about Apple acquiring PrimeSense, the Israel-based company behind the 3D motion tracking in the original Xbox Kinect? It turns out that the rumor is true, as Apple has officially confirmed the buyout. Reports dating back to this… Read more ›