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  • In about-face, PayPal to split from eBay in 2015—to compete with Apple Pay

    30 September 2014, 2:25 pm by: Megan Geuss

    “The payments industry… must be consolidated,” activist investor Carl Icahn says.
  • Apple drops OS X Yosemite GM Candidate on devs, suggests release is nigh

    30 September 2014, 2:16 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Apple has also issued Public Beta 4 to non-developers running Yosemite.
  • Apple patches “Shellshock” Bash bug in OS X 10.9, 10.8, and 10.7

    29 September 2014, 7:00 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Fixes Bash bug discovered last week that's already been seen in the wild.
  • References to iOS 8.1, 8.2, and 8.3 showing up in site analytics

    29 September 2014, 12:45 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Newsflash: Apple to continue development of its most important operating system.
  • My coworkers made me use Mac OS 9 for their (and your) amusement

    28 September 2014, 3:00 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    If you want to appreciate the present, try living in the past for a few days.
  • After Consumer Reports flex test, new iPhones “not as bendy as believed”

    28 September 2014, 12:11 pm by: Cyrus Farivar

    "We expect that any of these phones should stand up to typical use."
  • Apple working on “Shellshock” fix, says most users not at risk [Updated]

    26 September 2014, 10:28 am by: Sean Gallagher

    Bash maintainer says he told Apple, provided patch days before bug went public.
  • iOS 8.0.2 released to fix TouchID, cell network woes on newest iPhones

    25 September 2014, 8:52 pm by: Sam Machkovech

    Patch notes otherwise resemble those from yesterday's yanked 8.0.1 update.
  • Apple: “Only nine customers” have complained about bent iPhones

    25 September 2014, 5:20 pm by: Sam Machkovech

    Company doesn't admit design fault, describes five-step testing process.
  • Apple knew of iCloud API weakness months before celeb photo leak broke

    25 September 2014, 11:55 am by: Sean Gallagher

    Security researcher reported brute force attacks were possible in March.
  • iOS 8.0.1 disabling cellular and TouchID on some phones [Updated]

    24 September 2014, 1:16 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Apple has pulled the update, recommends iTunes restores for affected phones.
  • Reports suggest the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus may bend in your pocket

    23 September 2014, 5:20 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    The new phones are thin but might be more flexible than intended.
  • Chipworks digs up more information on Apple’s new A8 chip

    23 September 2014, 4:25 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Apple moves to TSMC, adds an improved quad-core GPU and shrinks the chip.
  • iPhone 6 and 6 Plus: In deep with Apple’s thinnest phones

    22 September 2014, 10:25 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Apple finally brings the big-screen love—with some strings attached.
  • Reports say Apple may bring changes to Beats Music streaming service

    22 September 2014, 5:05 pm by: Casey Johnston

    Beats Music may live on in iTunes, but Apple may not let it stand alone.
  • iPhone 6 first weekend beats last year’s iPhone 5 sales, sets record

    22 September 2014, 10:50 am by: Lee Hutchinson

    Apple has moved "more than 10 million" devices in three days.
  • A look at third-party keyboards on iOS 8: type any way you want

    21 September 2014, 5:00 pm by: Ron Amadeo

    You can now swipe your characters in, or draw them, or paste them...
  • iFixit tears new iPhones apart, finds they’re pretty easy to fix

    19 September 2014, 11:23 am by: Andrew Cunningham

    Big phones, big batteries, relatively big repairability scores.
  • Apple releases OS X 10.9.5 with fixes, new code signing requirements [Updated]

    18 September 2014, 12:00 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    On Nov. 1, apps submitted to Mac App Store will need new signatures.
  • iCloud for Windows update means PCs can use iCloud Drive before Macs can

    18 September 2014, 11:44 am by: Andrew Cunningham

    Windows users can finally access iCloud data stored by iOS and OS X.
  • Apple expands data encryption under iOS 8, making handover to cops moot

    18 September 2014, 12:57 am by: Cyrus Farivar

    "Apple cannot bypass your passcode and therefore cannot access this data."
  • iOS 8 and the Apple TV: Flattening the living room

    17 September 2014, 10:40 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Gallery: The Apple TV gets a new UI design and a few other iOS 8 features.
  • iOS 8 HealthKit app support delayed until “end of the month”

    17 September 2014, 5:00 pm by: Sam Machkovech

    Bug stops HealthKit debut dead in its fitness-minded tracks, for now.
  • iOS 8 over-the-air updates are rolling out now

    17 September 2014, 1:26 pm by: Andrew Cunningham

    Time to get all the features you've been reading about all morning.
  • A slide into obsolescence: iOS 8 on the iPad 2

    17 September 2014, 9:29 am by: Casey Johnston

    It didn't seem like 6 could be worse than 7, but 7 to 8 is a different story.
  • iOS 8 on the iPhone 4S: Performance isn’t the (only) problem

    17 September 2014, 9:26 am by: Andrew Cunningham

    New OS wants screen space and processing power that the old phone doesn't have.
  • iOS 8, thoroughly reviewed

    17 September 2014, 9:22 am by: Andrew Cunningham

    A big, developer-centric update completes the overhaul started in iOS 7.
  • Apple’s two-factor authentication now protects iCloud backups

    16 September 2014, 5:47 pm by: Sean Gallagher

    Elcomsoft’s backup ripper, other tools now can’t gain access with password only.
  • Court upends $368M ruling against Apple for VirnetX patent infringement

    16 September 2014, 5:20 pm by: Megan Geuss

    Apple infringed on FaceTime and VPN patents, but it may not have to pay.
  • iPhone 6’s NFC will only be usable for Apple Pay—at least for now

    16 September 2014, 11:15 am by: Lee Hutchinson

    As with TouchID, developers won’t be able to use the phone’s NFC functionality.

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