Category: apple

Apple to finally release ARM-powered MacBook says latest rumour

Microsoft has been making ARM-powered laptops since the 2012 Surface RT, and rumours of an Apple PC powered by an ARM chip has been going on nearly as long, with the last strong rumour being an ARM-powered iMac in 2017. Now the rumour has come round again, with reliable analyst Ming-Chi Kuo reporting that Apple […]

You May Soon be Able to Change Default Apps on Your iPhone

While users have always been able to change their default apps on Android for almost everything, iPhone users have never been that lucky. That, however, may soon change, with the Cupertino giant reportedly planning to give users the option to use third-party apps as default on the iPhone, iPad, and HomePod. According to Bloomberg, the […]

Following major FTC probe, Apple planning to allow 3rd party apps as default on iOS

Recently, FTC started a major antitrust investigation against large technology companies including Apple.FTC Chairman Joe Simons explained the probe by saying: “Digital technology companies are a big part of the economy and our daily lives. This initiative will enable the Commission to take a closer look at acquisitions in this important sector, and also to […]

Apple trying to suppress “banal” App Store expose by Apple insider

Apple is reportedly demanding that a book written by ex-employee Tom Sadowski, who ran Apple’s German App Store business until very recently, be pulped due to revealing Apple’s “business secrets” of “considerable value.” The book, App Store Confidential, was published on the 18th of February, and Apple claims its publication is against Apple’s employment agreement. […]

Apple warns Coronavirus outbreak will impact its revenue

Apple has warned that Coronavirus outbreak will affect its business during the first quarter. The company announced that worldwide iPhone supply will be temporarily constrained. In an investor update late Monday, the tech giant said it no longer expects to meet the revenue guidance it provided last month for the upcoming quarter. “Work is starting […]

Former employee claims Apple suffocates the creation of new technologies

Gerard Williams III was a lead chip architect at Apple. Last year, Gerard left Apple and founded his own startup Nuvia. According to Nuvia’s website, it is trying to reimagine silicon design to create a new class of processor that delivers the performance and energy efficiency needed to power the next era of computing. Apple […]

Apple iPhone SE 2 could launch around mid-March

We’ve been hearing talks of an Apple iPhone SE successor for quite some time now. The compact iPhone from 2016 was popular for its small form factor and affordable price. With phones like the iPhone XR making tremendous numbers for Apple since the, it made sense that the brand would target the segment again. Some […]

Apple fined over Rs 178 crore for slowing down older phones

Apple had confirmed back in 2017 that it was indirectly slowing down older iPhones. Now, France’s competition and fraud watchdog, the Directorate General for Competition, Consumption and the Suppression of Fraud (DGCCRF) has imposed a fine of 25 million euros or $27 million (about Rs 1,78,79,00,000) on the company. The fine was imposed because Apple’s […]

New renders show what a curved iMac could look like

Recently we covered a patent filing by Apple that showed a new curved display design for iMac along with the keyboard. The lower curved portion of the patented iMac sits on the desk. To keep the glass upright for normal use, Apple has a wedge section, inside which the hardware components will be present. The […]

Apple finally catches up to Windows with Universal Purchase of cross-platform Catalyst apps

Both Microsoft and Apple tried to plug the holes in their ecosystem with cross-platform apps – in Microsoft’s case UWP apps which would bring desktop apps to the phone, and in Apple’s case Catalyst apps, which would bring iPad apps to the moribund MacOS desktop App Store. Microsoft’s solution was however somewhat more feature-rich than […]