This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Victor and Neil talk about Neil‘s Siri experience on HomePod, iOS betas that formerly had AirPlay 2, and HomeKit baby cameras.
Acclaimed Hollywood director Steven Soderbergh spoke to the press at the premiere of his latest feature film, Unsane, at the Berlin film festival on Wednesday, expounding on the benefits of using an iPhone to shoot the psychological thriller.
Following up on rumors earlier this month, Japanese publication Mac Otakara has confirmed with its own sources that Apple plans to initiate sales of its hotly anticipated AirPower wireless charging mat in March.
Apple, Google parent Alphabet and Intel in letters to lawmakers on Thursday revealed a bit of background information concerning the recent airing of Meltdown and Spectre chip vulnerabilities, saying Intel notified U.S. cyber security officials of the flaws only after their existence was made public.
Emergency dispatch centers in Elk Grove and Sacramento, Calif., have over the past four months seen an increasing number of false alarm calls originate from an Apple facility in the area, with workers there fielding about 20 such calls per day.
Apple has once again partnered with Instacart to promote Apple Pay, enabling free delivery for people who order groceries through Instacart‘s iPhone and iPad app.
The head of Ireland‘s Revenue Commission has advised the calculations of Apple‘s unpaid tax bill are almost complete, with the final total the iPhone producer will be expected to pay the government thought to be around 13 billion euro (16 billion), close to initial estimates for the European Commission-mandated payment.
A months-long, quasi-scientific test of the three leading car navigation apps -- Apple Maps, Google Maps, and Waze -- found that Apple‘s software regularly overestimates trip times, which may help drivers arrive on time or even early.
Apple has made it easier for developers to show off their app in App Store listings for the iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, and Apple Watch, by increasing the maximum number of screenshots that can be included in a product page to 10 images per device.
Apple has hired Gaumont Television executive Carol Trussell as the head of production for Apple‘s nascent video effort.
New data from market analyst firm Gartner saw Apple‘s holiday percent of sales slightly drop to 17.9 percent, with Samsung holding a slight edge at 18.2 percent in a contracting market fighting a consumer base reluctant to upgrade.
Apple‘s HomePod and Google‘s Home Max are both vying for the high end of the audio market. But which one is worth your hard earned cash? AppleInsider put these premium speakers to the test to tell you which one wins out.
Apple Pay is continuing to grow year-on-year, according to research by Loup Ventures, but while the adoption rate for Apple Pay by its users has reportedly jumped, it is claimed the mobile payments service is still being used by a relatively small proportion of iPhone users.
The Title II protections that currently enforce net neutrality among U.S. internet service providers will disappear on Apr. 23, unless another party is able to intervene.
New discounts have gone into effect today on a variety of Apple devices, from 100 to 300 off current 13 MacBook Pros to upgraded 27 iMac 5Ks from 1,859 with no tax outside NY and NJ. Gazelle also just issued price drops on CPO iPhones, iPads and Macs with prices starting at 99.
In preparation for the opening of its first Apple store in Austria on Saturday, Feb. 24, Apple has released new photographs of both the outside and the inside of its latest retail location, showing customers in Vienna what to expect when they visit the new outlet.
Apple is reportedly planning to treat AirPods like its flagship devices, releasing relatively frequent iterations -- beginning with an update this year.
Apple in a new iPhone X commercial posted to its YouTube channel on Wednesday provides a closer look at the handset‘s Portrait Lighting feature, showing how powerful image processing software is used to create studio quality photos without a studio.
More exclusives have just arrived! In addition to deals on iMacs and iPads, BH is now knocking 900 off two Late 2016 15 MacBook Pros with an abundance of upgrades, including faster processors, extra storage and better graphics. Prices for the premium models start at just 1,899 with no tax outside NY and NJ.
Apple this week updated its Human Interface Guidelines for iOS with new entries covering augmented reality experiences, making adjustments and additions to best practices used by developers creating apps with ARKit 1.5.
A new survey from Gene Munster‘s Loup Ventures found 89 percent of smart speaker owners are satisfied with their device, but despite coming packed with virtual assistant technology, most use the to play music or check the weather.
Apple in a tweet on Wednesday announced its role as the official digital music partner of the 2018 BRIT Awards, and took advantage of the position with special ads, Apple Music playlists, interviews and more.
Looking to snag a key demographic, T-Mobile is offering U.S. customers a discount of over 200 on an iPhone X, starting this Friday.
Snapchat has responded to calls from users demanding a rollback of an update to the image sharing app, though while the firm acknowledges the high number of complaints, it advises it will not be reversing its design changes, but instead will make it easier for people to use.