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Feb 05, 2016 - 05:15 PM UTC — AAPL: 94.02 (-2.58, -2.67%) | NASDAQ: 4363.14 (-146.42, -3.25%)

Apple adds server-to-server web service requests to CloudKit

Apple’s CloudKit framework for automating apps’ storage and retrieval of user data…

Apple launches repair program for Late 2013 Mac Pro video issues

Apple today launched a new Repair Extension Program that addresses video issues…

Mixpanel: One-third of active iPhone users still have 4-inch displays

Apple has released three iPhone models with 4-inch screens since 2013…

iPhone 5se may come in Silver, Space Gray, and Bright Pink

Apple’s rumored iPhone 5se may come in Silver, Space Gray, and a pink shade…

Apple begins offering trade-in credit for damaged iPhones

Apple Inc. has begun offering trade-in credit for damaged iPhones, a strategy that could encourage people to buy a newer model…

Apple possibly working with Energous on extended range wireless charging for future iPhones

Amid rumors that Apple is working on extended range wireless charging capabilities for future iPhones…

Apple Pay support reaches 1,000 U.S. banks and credit unions

On Friday, Apple added another 32 US financial institutions on its Apple Pay partner site…

Apple looks to secure streaming rights for NFL Thursday Night Football

The National Football League is shopping digital rights for ‘Thursday Night Football’ games…

Canalys: Apple shipped over 12 million Apple Watches in 2015, two-thirds of all smartwatches shipped in 2015

Apple dominated the smartwatch market in 2015, accounting for over 12 million units…

Peak iPhone? Puleeze. We haven’t even seen peak Mac!

Assuming that Apple doesn’t exceed its own guidance for the March quarter…

‘Error 53’ fury mounts as Apple software update kills some iPhones ‘fixed’ by non-Apple repair shops

Thousands of iPhone 6 users claim they have been left holding almost worthless phones…

Trader: Buy Apple, the bulls will win this war

fter three tough months for Apple, the tech giant is finally finding a bottom…

Why the Mac has so much staying power; Apple’s indomitable workhorse deserves some praise

Let’s hear it for the Mac!

Here’s what Apple CEO Cook said about Apple Watch’s holiday sales

Tim Cook gave staffers a bit more detail about Apple Watch sales than he gave analysts last week…

The secret is out: Apple’s radical business model change is market moving

Apple’s tireless investment in R&D has put it on a path to a radical change in its business model which could change its valuation by nearly two-fold…

How long it usually takes for Apple’s share price to double

A long-term investor who bought Apple for $1 a share (split adjusted) in May 1998, has watched it double many times over…

Google bans Samsung ad blocker from Google Play store

Samsung launched an Ad Blocker for its phones on the Google Play store called Adblock Fast earlier this week…

iPhone 7 rumors: Apple patent application reveals water-resistant smartphone speakers

An Apple Inc. patent application titled ‘Liquid Resistant Acoustic Device,’ published by the U.S. patent and trademark office…

Apple updates Final Cut Pro X, Compressor and Motion with new features

Apple on Thursday rolled out a trio of updates for its pro-level video editing suite…

Summon your Tesla with your Apple Watch

Tesla’s Summon feature, which lets you call upon the car to unpark itself out of the garage and arrive at your doorstep…

The Super Bowl that killed cable: NFL streams the big game on Apple TV, no cable or satellite account required

The Super Bowl will be widely available to stream, free of charge, to virtually everyone in the United States with an Apple TV…

Sony PS4 trounces Microsoft’s Xbox One over the 2015 holiday season

2015’s all-important holiday quarter saw Sony continuing to extend its sales lead over the competition…

Understanding the valuation discrepancy between Apple and Alphabet Inc.

Apple’s top and bottom lines are meaningfully higher than Alphabet’s, and revenue actually grew more over the past 12 months…

Apple launching new broken iPhone upgrade, screen protector installation programs

An upgraded iPhone trade-in program for iPhones with damaged screens, cameras, or buttons…

Apple iPhone: Going smaller can be a big move

I’ve been talking about Apple launching a new smaller screen iPhone for quite a while…

Apple Pay locations reach 2 million, with Chick-Fil-A to come

Apple Inc. said its mobile-payment service is now available in more than 2 million retail locations…

Apple Music launches in Turkey

Apple announced today that Apple Music is now available to customers in Turkey…

Tim Cook holds company-wide Town Hall, talks iPhone dependence, Apple Watch, product pipeline and more

In the days following Apple’s record Q1 earnings announcements, Apple CEO Tim Cook and other top Apple executives…

Why a visible filesystem in iOS is key for iPad Pro

There’s still one area where I think the iPad falls down when comparing it to a Mac…

Here’s everything Apple might unveil next month

Apple fans holding on to their iPhone 5 because they don’t like the newer, bigger models…

‘AT&T is the villain’ in city broadband fight, Republican lawmakers says

Don’t fall for the argument that this is a free market versus government battle. It is not.

How to reset your Mac’s NVRAM to solve common issues

Macs are nice computers, but they’re not without their issues that can spur up at random times…

Apple Numbers 3.6 for Mac review: Apple’s Excel killer just got interesting

Numbers is Apple’s easy-to-use spreadsheet program, offered as a home-grown alternative to Microsoft Excel…

Apple discourages Supreme Court from hearing Samsung patent petition, calls case ‘legally unexceptional’

Apple this week attempted to dissuade the U.S. Supreme Court from hearing Samsung’s request for review…

Does Amazon’s $50 tablet success explain Apple’s iPad woes?

In the fourth quarter of 2015, which includes the tablet-friendly holiday season, sales for all devices…

When will Apple’s iPad sales finally bottom out?

So is this the bottom, yet? Or will it get even worse before it gets better?

SAP: Apple’s Macintosh is key for any modern enterprise

Apple’s enterprise business now represents $25 billion in annual revenue, up more than 40 percent year over year….

Breaking down Apple’s software quality issues

In the last couple of years, however, I’ve noticed a gradual degradation in the quality and reliability of Apple’s core apps…

On the biased nature of the media: Apple vs. Alphabet in the ‘most valuable company’ race

Currently, the market value of Apple Inc. is $534.22 billion. The market value of Alphabet Inc. (Google) is $499.67…

Why is Apple Music supporting Android and microSD external storage?

Last year saw Apple take its streaming music service to Android…

Foxconn fast-tracks $5.5 billion Sharp takeover bid

Taiwanese iPhone assembler Foxconn is pushing to wrap up a takeover of Sharp Corp. within days…

Apple hit with $626 million damages in VirnetX patent case

A jury in Texas has decided Apple must pay US$626 million for infringing four patents held by a Nevada-based patent licensing company…

iPhone 7 leak reveals significant design changes

Apple is taking a big gamble with the iPhone 7…

Apple Watch launches in six new countries on February 11-12

Notices on Apple websites around the world indicate that the Apple Watch will launch in…

Warning: Do not use cheap USB Type-C cables, they can fry your MacBook

Benson Leung, the Google engineer who moonlights as a tester of dodgy USB Type-C cables…

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