Tag: Apple

Apple paid developers $60b in 2021, record sales between Christmas and New Year

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Apple announced that it has now paid developers more than $260 billion since the App Store launched in 2008. The number stood at $200b at the end of 2020, which puts dev earnings in 2021 at $60b. Apple also said that users spent ‘more than ever before’ between Christmas and New Year’s, which is in…

Apple Watch Series 8’s leaked render reveals no design overhaul

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The Apple Watch Series 8 isn’t arriving before next September, but information about it has already started pouring over the internet. Last month we heard the Watch Series 8 will come in three sizes, and now, we are looking at the Watch Series 8’s CAD render revealing its design. This render has been created based…

Apple announces Self Service Repair with customer access to parts, tools, and manuals

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In an unexpected announcement, Apple is making it easier to get original parts to repair your own iPhone. The iPhone maker is announcing “Self Service Repair” in which knowledgeable customers can complete their own repairs with access to original parts and tools. This is not a typical move for Apple. Making its original parts and…

Apple Has A Plan To Make Your Existing MacBooks Look Old: MacBook Pro With Notch Incoming?

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        | Published: Sunday, October 17, 2021, 10:52 [IST] Apple is highly likely to launch the next generation of MacBooks, including the 16-inch MacBook Pro, powered by the Apple Silicon M1X on October 18. The company is expected to launch a few more models of the MacBook Pro with a new design…

Apple announces ‘Unleashed’ event for October 18

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Apple today sent out invites for its next event, which will take place on Monday, October 18. As usual, the invites and announcement makes no mention, direct or vague, regarding the topic of the event. However, if history is any indication, the ‘Unleashed’ event, as it is called, will likely be about the company’s Mac…

Visa and Apple in talks to cut on transaction fees with Apple Card

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According to people familiar with the matter, some US-based banks are rather unhappy with the transaction fees imposed by Apple on its Apple Card. The list of banks include JPMorgan Chase, Capital One and Bank of America. Reportedly, they’ve already contacted Visa and asked them to change the way they handle some Apple Card transactions.…

List Of Apple iPhones That Have eSIM Capability

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        | Updated: Saturday, September 18, 2021, 10:50 [IST] Embedded SIM or eSIM has been the latest trend in the premium smartphone market, which allows users to switch between the networks without requiring physical SIM cards. Brands like Jio, Airtel, and Vi offer eSIM cards in India. Here is the list of…

Nikkei: Apple is starting mass production of the M2 chips this month using TSMC’s N5P process

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Last week at the Spring Loaded event Apple expanded its portfolio of M1-powered devices with the new iPad Pros and the new iMacs. The next major event is WWDC, which starts on June 7, and is expected to bring larger MacBook Pro models (14″ and 16″). More important than their size will be their brains.…

Apple to move production from China to India and Vietnam

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Apple is moving its production away from China and will switch to plants in India and Vietnam, according to a new report by Nikkei Asia. Sources have revealed Cupertino will diversify the manufacturing process due to the US-China tensions – factories in India should start manufacturing iPhone 12 devices as early as this quarter, while…

Watch the Apple Time Flies Event here

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Apart from marking the halfway point of this month, September 15 is the date of Apple’s Time Flies event. The show starts at 10AM PDT (5PM UTC) and you can catch the full keynote through the stream below. So what on the menu? The countless leaks in the past weeks suggest we’re in for an…

Apple settles over Powerbeats 2 design defect, will pay $9.75 million

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Apple just agreed to settle the dispute over a design flaw plaguing the Powerbeats 2 headphones outside of court. The company didn’t admit that there was indeed an issue with the 2014 Powerbeats 2 but it said it’s easier and cheaper to settle without having to go to court. As a result, Apple has agreed…

Apple updates 27-inch iMac with faster processors, SSDs, and nano-texture display

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Apple just announced an updated iMac for 2020. Almost all the changes are for the 27-inch iMac but the 21.5-inch iMac and iMac Pro also get something for 2020. The first major change is the upgrade to the 10-th generation Intel CPUs. There are four CPU SKUs available; the base 27-inch iMac model has a…

Apple wins big EU court case over $15 billion in taxes

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BRUSSELS: European Union court on Wednesday delivered a hammer blow to the bloc’s attempts to rein in multinationals’ ability to strike special tax deals with individual EU countries when it ruled that Apple does not have to pay 13 billion euros ($15 billion) in back taxes to Ireland. The EU Commission had claimed in 2016…

Apple sends mysterious update to the AirPods Pro

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Yesterday during its online WWDC event, Apple announced a couple of new features headed to its AirPods Pro: seamless switching between audio sources (as long as they’re all Apple devices), and “Spatial Audio” surround sound. Today, coincidentally or not, the company has started sending out a firmware update to the AirPods Pro, which will take…

Apple’s New iPhone Design Revealed In Stunning Detail

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05/31 Update below. This post was originally published on May 28 Apple’s iPhone 12 is packing big changes on the inside, but now we have our best look yet at the external design as well.  Apple’s iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max has been rendered in stunning detail Concepts iPhone MORE FROM FORBESiPhone…