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Apple’s redesigned Fifth Avenue retail store to reopen around November 2018

Earlier this year, Apple began renovations of its Fifth Avenue retail store with the goal of more than doubling its size. Details on the project have been somewhat unclear throughout the project, but a new report today from MacMagazine says that Apple’s flagship retail location will reopen towards …

Manhattan

Apple’s New Campus: An Exclusive Look Inside the Mothership

One More Thing<p>Inside Apple’s Insanely<p>Great (or Just Insane)<p>New Mothership<p>Inside Apple’s Insanely Great (or Just Insane) New Mothership<p>by Steven Levy …

End of an era as mp3 music format popularised by the iPod is officially discontinued

[<i>Update: OS News reports that what Fraunhofer IIS fails to mention is that the last of the patents expired, and this is the reason that it is no longer licensing the format.</i>]<p>More than 25 years after it was first developed, the mp3 format for digital music has been officially discontinued. The …

Patents

Latest annual ranking shows the cheapest & most expensive countries to buy an iPhone

Deutsche Bank has published its annual <i>Mapping the World’s Prices</i> report, which includes a ranking of the cost of an iPhone in each of 33 countries. The 2017 version shows that Brazil is no longer the most expensive place to buy …<p>Instead, as <i>Business Insider</i> notes, the country has been overtaken by …

United States

If you need one reason iPhone is better than ANY Android device, THIS is definitely it

ANDROID and iOS smartphones are neck and neck in almost every aspect – camera, speed, battery life, apps, design – except one. And it's an important …

Android Nougat

10 Shocking Secrets About Apple

iOS

Drone footage shows crews racing to finish Apple Park by April

Apple employees are set to move into the Apple spaceship campus just next month, but based on the recent drone footage there’s still a lot of work to be done on Apple Park.<p>Crews can be seen finishing construction and landscaping work in the new aerial footage. While the tunnel, parking structures, …

Drones

'Apple has Samsung on the ropes like never before,' says Wall Street analyst

The competition for the lucrative high-end of the smartphone market is a race between two companies: Apple and Samsung, which ship over 36% of smartphones globally, according to an IDC estimate.<p>The war between the two companies for smartphone buyers has raged for years, but the power balance seems …

Samsung

New iPhone Patent Suggests Touch ID May Live on in a Different Form

One of the more contentious iPhone 8 rumors we've seen recently is the claim that with the removal of the Home button, Apple will ditch its Touch ID fingerprint recognition technology and replace it with another form of bio-recognition hardware.<p>While several possible alternatives have been put …

Patents

Guy Kawasaki's Most Memorable Steve Jobs Moment

If I had said nice things about crappy software, Steve would have concluded that I was clueless.<p><i>What is your most memorable experience working with Steve Jobs? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the</i> …

Success

Apple Tops 'World's Most Admired Companies' List for Tenth Year in a Row

Apple has been awarded the number one spot on <i>Fortune</i>'s annual list of the "World's Most Admired Companies." The 2017 list marks Apple's tenth consecutive win as the most admired company in the world according to <i>Fortune</i>, which collected the data from 3,800 executives, analysts, directors, and …

Berkshire Hathaway

How To Quickly Lock Your Mac From the Keyboard

When you walk away from your desk for a restroom break, lunch, or another reason, you run the risk of prying eyes viewing your work and personal …

iOS

The Surprising Genius Of Apple’s Dorkiest Idea

Former Disney imagineer Tony Christopher speaks with Co.Design about designing Apple’s cybercafe–and shares exclusive images.<p>The year was 1996.<p>Apple wasn’t doing well, suffering through the awkward years between the Mac and the iPod. Jobs would return officially in 1997, but in the meantime, Apple …

Apple Store

10 key takeaways from Apple’s historic earnings call

Apple managed to shock Wall Street today by beating its own expectations for Q1 2017, the most profitable quarter in the company’s history.<p>There was good news all around as iPhone sales, services and even the Mac all performed better than predicted. During today’s earnings call, Tim Cook and Apple …

Apple Music

Apple topples Samsung as world's biggest smartphone maker

Apple has overthrown Samsung as the world's biggest smartphone manufacturer for the first time in five years after the iPhone maker reported record sales.<p>Strategy Analytics said that the US tech company regained the top spot after selling 78.3 million handsets in the final quarter of 2017, while …

Samsung

26 iPhone secrets, shortcuts and hidden features you should know about

iOS

Geoffrey A. Fowler Retweeted Joanna Stern<p>This was a no-brainer: Apple’s now got a tool to help locate their tiny $160 wireless earbuds you’re …

Poll: Should the next iPad adopt USB-C connectivity or stick with Lightning?

Apple is expected to overhaul its iPad lineup in 2017 with new screen sizes and software capabilities, as well as perhaps a new Apple Pencil. One lingering question, however, is what kind of connectivity the new iPads will use.<p>Since Apple put such as focus on the power of USB-C with the 12-inch …

IPad Pro

Don Felipe

Mr Cook gets to go all over the world. Great ambassador....<p>28w<p>Make them in the USA<p>28w<p>+Drucker Richard they are looking into that... However if you …

10 things you might not know about Apple's AirPods

Apple fans, we have good news and bad news. The bad news is that if you want to get your hands on Apple's hot new truly wireless earbuds anytime soon, it's the same old story. You can either keep your eyes glued to one of several available AirPods inventory tracking websites, or you can pay a bit …

Apple Pencil 2 rumors: Everything you need to know!

Weird supply chain rumors or no, a new Apple Pencil would be welcome.<p><b>Updated June 7, 2017</b>: The iPad Pro came and went and no new Apple Pencil, but …

Apple Pencil

iPhone 7: iOS 10: An Ultimate Guide To Apple's Latest Mobile Device and iOS Version (Bundle)

Shared via Kindle. Description: The Ultimate Walkthrough This book contains all the new features and information that you need to know about apple’s …

10 ways the iPhone changed everything

The world is a different place a decade after Apple introduced its popular smartphone -- in both good and bad ways.<p><i>Editors' note: This story was originally published on January 7, 2017.</i><p>Ten years ago, Nokia was the world's largest phone maker. Microsoft was gearing up to launch Windows Vista. And …

App Store

iPhone bug will break the Messages app with a single text - here's how to fix it

A new bug that disables the Messages app on any iPhone by sending a single text message has been discovered.<p>The flaw renders iOS devices incapable of opening the Message app, making it impossible to read texts or iMessages, and the app continues to crash even when closing it or if you've rebooted …

iOS

Nokia suing Apple over alleged patent infringements in the US and Germany

Apple versus Samsung isn’t the only legal battle over patent violations to follow now. CNBC reports that Nokia has filed several complaints in a lawsuit against Apple over patent infringement in the United States and Germany…<p>StreetInsider.com has additional details:<p>As one of the world’s leading …

Patents

Ireland to appeal EU's record $14 billion tax order on Apple

DUBLIN (AP) — Ireland will appeal the European Union's landmark order to collect a record 13 billion euros ($14 billion) in taxes from Apple, the Irish Department of Finance announced Monday.<p>The Irish countermove comes nearly four months after EU competition authorities hit Apple with the back-tax …