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  • Apple to Partner With Major Credit Card Companies on Its New iPhone Payments System

    1 September 2014, 11:47 am by: Chris Hauk

    Apple is reported to be partnering with American Express, Visa, and Master Card on its new iPhone payments system. Re/Code, citing people familiar with the talks, says American Express is just one of several partners Apple will need to bring onto the fold…
  • AnandTech Publisher Anand Lal Shimpi To Join Apple

    1 September 2014, 11:12 am by: Chris Hauk

    Re/Code reported on Sunday that Anand Lal Shimpi, the editor and publisher of the well-regarded technology site, AnandTech, will soon be working for Apple.
  • New Video Allegedly Shows Rear Shell for 5.5-inch iPhone 6

    1 September 2014, 10:17 am by: Chris Hauk

    A new video allegedly shows the rear shell of the 5.5-inch iPhone 6. The video was published today by Nowhereelse.fr.
  • Kuo: Apple Reversible Lightning Cable or New USB Adapter Won’t Ship Alongside iPhone 6

    1 September 2014, 9:33 am by: Chris Hauk

    Don't expect the Apple Reversible Lightning Cable or a new USB power adapter to ship alongside the iPhone 6, says KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Kuo says "cost concerns" and "limited improvements to overall user experience" will prevent Apple from…
  • New Video Shows iPhone 6 Built From Collected Parts – Boots to ‘Connect to iTunes’ Screen

    29 August 2014, 3:06 pm by: Chris Hauk

    A new video from luxury iPhone modifier Feld & Volk shows a supposed iPhone 6 the company built themselves from parts booting up and showing a screen requesting to be connected to iTunes.
  • New Photos Confirm iPhone 6 NFC Chip From NXP

    29 August 2014, 2:44 pm by: Chris Hauk

    The existence of an NFC chip in Apple's upcoming iPhone 6 appear to have been confirmed, via new photos from luxury iPhone modifier Feld & Volk and Sonny Dickson.
  • T-Mobile Un-Carrier 7.0 Event Set for September 10th

    29 August 2014, 1:40 pm by: Chris Hauk

    T-Mobile has scheduled their next Un-Carrier event, (Un-Carrier 7.0, "This Time It's Personal"), for September 10, one day after Apple's event on the 9th.
  • Report: Apple’s iWatch Not Likely to Ship Until Early 2015

    29 August 2014, 1:08 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Although Apple is now expected to debut its "iWatch" wearable tech device at a media event it has scheduled for September 9th, one publication says it will likely not hit store shelves until early 2015.
  • Silver Allows Developers to Use Swift to Create Android and Windows Phone Apps

    29 August 2014, 12:37 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Software development tools maker RemObjects has come up with a tool to allow developers to use Apple's new Swift coding language to develop apps for the Android and Windows Phone platforms.
  • Google Releases First Beta of 64-Bit Chrome for Mac

    29 August 2014, 12:00 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Google has announced the release of the first beta build of 64-bit Chrome for Mac. Earlier this month saw Google add 64-bit support to Chrome Canary for OS X, the experimental build of the Chrome web browser.
  • Minuum Previews Its Variable Height Virtual Keyboard For iOS 8

    29 August 2014, 11:25 am by: chris

    Minuum, developer of a minimal custom keyboard for Android, has announced it will be bringing the custom, system-wide keyboard to the iPhone on iOS 8.
  • Popcorn Time Torrents Streamer Coming to iOS

    29 August 2014, 10:49 am by: Chris Hauk

    You may remember Popcorn Time, the Mac app that allows you to stream torrents to your Mac. The developers of the shadowy Mac app are soon to release a version for iOS devices. The app should be available for download in the next few days.
  • New Photos Allegedly Show 4.7-inch iPhone 6 Shell With Colored Bands

    29 August 2014, 10:15 am by: Chris Hauk

    A new set of photos allegedly show the rear shell of the 4.7-inch iPhone 6. The photos, shared by Nowhereelse.fr (Google Translate), show what is purportedly a near-final rear shell and cover glass elements for Apple's new flagship handset.
  • Another Report Claims NFC Support for iPhone 6, Will Use Chip From NXP

    29 August 2014, 9:40 am by: Chris Hauk

    A new report suggests that Apple will include near field communication (NFC) technology in the upcoming iPhone 6. The report, from the Financial Times, says the chip will be provided by NXP Semiconductors, a Dutch firm.
  • Apple Updates HealthKit Privacy Policy

    28 August 2014, 3:44 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Apple has updated their HealthKit privacy policy for developers in order to keep user data from falling into the hands of advertisers and data brokers.
  • Apple Building Structure for September 9th Event

    28 August 2014, 1:28 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Apple's special event is set for September 9. The event is scheduled to be held at Flint Center for the Performing Arts at De Anza College in Cupertino, and Apple is reportedly building their own structure to host the event.
  • MacTrast Deals: The Ruby On Rails Rookie To Rockstar Bundle

    28 August 2014, 1:10 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Today's MacTrast Deal is for all you fledgling Ruby on Rails programmers. The Ruby On Rails Rookie To Rockstar Bundle offers 6 great courses with over 45 hours of Ruby On Rails instruction.
  • Apple Sends Invitations for September 9th Event

    28 August 2014, 12:17 pm by: Chris Hauk

    Apple on Thursday sent out invitations confirming a special event to be held on September 9, 2014 at 10:00AM Pacific Time. The invitations include the tagline, "Wish we could say more."
  • Woz Weighs In on Apple’s “iWatch”: “A Hard Sell”

    28 August 2014, 11:49 am by: Chris Hauk

    Apple's eternally outspoken co-founder, Steve "Woz" Wozniak has weighed in on Apple's much-rumored "iWatch", and while he says wearables are a "hard sell", he has confidence the company can make them compelling to the mass market.
  • Report: Apple’s iPhone 6 to Include NFC Mobile Payments Capability

    28 August 2014, 11:16 am by: Chris Hauk

    Wired has published a report saying their sources have told them that Apple's next-generation iPhone, due to be announced September 9th, will boast its own NFC-based payments feature.

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