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Rosenblatt sees Apple iPhone upside in March; Cowen says expectations have risen – MacDailyNews - Welcome Home

“While there were a couple of negative reports today on Apple (AAPL), most of the flow of coverage continues to be largely positive,” Tiernan Ray …

iPhone

Google has lost control of Apple

Maybe disposing of Android creator Andy Rubin was dumb. Maybe buying into the "Year of Chromebook" meme was dumber. Maybe making strategic decisions …

Apple Pay May Be Expanding to Canada as Soon as March

Apple Pay has been exclusive to the United States since its launch last October, but it now appears Apple is preparing to take the mobile payments service international with an expansion to Canada as soon as this March. Citing sources "close to the situation," <i>9to5Mac</i> reports Apple is currently in …

Apple Pay

10 ways to make space on your iPhone

iPhone

The Worst Mistake Apple Inc. Investors Can Make Right Now

The last thing investors should do in light of Apple's recent dip is sell the stock.<p><b>Apple</b> (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been a darling of the market all year …

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Bed Bath & Beyond, LabCorp, Tidewater and More

Friday marks the first trading day of 2015, and the bull market is entering its sixth year. Investors have demonstrated over and over that they will …

Editorial: Will Apple Watch begin as a monster success or total flop? Neither

<i>…Time will tell…</i><p>As we begin 2015 — the year Apple has promised to release the Apple Watch it showed last September — there’s a somewhat comical debate underway in the media: <i>how big of a success will the Watch actually be?</i><p>Although I’m not personally planning to buy an Apple Watch, three decades of …

Smartwatches

Overseas Headwinds Test U.S. Economy

Nation’s Biggest Challenge Is Doldrums Abroad<p>The U.S. economy enters 2015 with the strongest momentum in at least a decade and as the fittest of all the industrialized nations. The question is whether that muscle can help yank the rest of the world out of its doldrums.<p>“Our expectation is for a …

Economy

Why Apple’s IBM partnership was the biggest tech news of 2014

2014 will go down as one of the biggest years in Apple history. The stock hit record highs. The company’s first wearable was revealed. And Apple dropped $3 billion on its biggest acquisition ever. But of all the huge news Apple dropped in the last 12 months, nothing is likely to have as big an …

Apps

Why the Apple Watch will be a hit…

When Apple teased us with a fascinating glimpse of the Apple Watch in September, it was apparent that the forthcoming device was the culmination of …

Mobile APIs That Rocked in 2014: Apple Pay, Healthkit, Watchkit & More

As part of its yearly iOS release, Apple introduced a significant list of new APIs to the libraries it makes available to third-party developers. …

Smart home is about to blow up thanks to Apple

Apple’s splash into home automation with addition of HomeKit to iOS 8 is expected to have a huge impact on sales of smart home devices in 2015 according to a Park Associates report that found 37% of U.S. households plan to purchase one or more devices next year.<p>The rising popularity in smart home …

Home Automation

Tip of the Day: Quickly Add Photos to Your Contacts Via Facebook

One of the nice features of the iPhone and iPad is the ability to see a photo of your contacts, such as when a call is coming in. You can manually add a photo to a contact by tapping Edit and then tapping Add Photo. Doing so lets you either select a photo you already have on your device or take a …

Facebook

Tip of the Day: Don't Know What to Ask Siri? Siri Will Tell You

It took me over a year to get in the habit of using Siri, partly because she seemed so human-like. I was worried I'd say something dumb. One day I finally got it: there ain't no one listening. And ever since then I've used Siri with abandon. Lately I was surprised to discover that Siri offers a …

Siri

Importing Photos in iCloud Photo Library on iOS with Correct Dates and Metadata – MacStories

I'm in the process of importing five years of photos into iCloud Photo Library following an upgrade to the $0.99/month iCloud plan, and I wanted to share a quick tip about the experience.<p>For years, I stored photos in Dropbox thanks to a combination of CameraSync and Hazel, which allowed me to try …

Apps

FingerKey app lets you unlock your Mac using iPhone’s TouchID fingerprint sensor

A new app called FingerKey allows Mac users to unlock their computer using Apple’s Touch ID fingerprint sensor on the iPhone 5s, 6, or 6 Plus.<p>That means you’ll be able to login to your Mac using your iPhone’s fingerprint sensor rather than typing in a password each time. The app takes advantage of …

Pilgrims and the Roots of the American Thanksgiving

English settlers of the 17th century were a diverse lot, and they became Americans despite themselves<p>In the fall of 1621, 50 English men and women and 90 Native Americans gathered at New Plymouth in Massachusetts. The colonists had arrived a year earlier on a leaky wine ship, the Mayflower, and …

Native Americans

How to back up your iPhone or iPad

Your iPhone or iPad store all your photos, messages, health data, documents, accessory setups, settings, and more. In other words, your memories and …

Over: Add gorgeous and editable text to your photos for a more polished look

Editor’s Pick: Over Edit & Add Text to Photos<p>The photos we take with our iOS devices are some of our most cherished moments, but what if you want …

11 things we just learned about how the Apple Watch works

As of today, developers can now make apps for Apple Watch. Well, they're not separate apps so much as they are extensions of pre-existing iPhone apps, and there isn't a lot of flexibility in the WatchKit toolset — but it looks like that'll change next year.<p><b>Update:</b> Read our Apple Watch review.<p>We've …

How to use Find My iPhone to rescue your iPhone, iPad, Mac, and AirPods

Find My iPhone lets you remotely track your lost, stolen, or misplaced Apple device — be it an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac — from virtually …

Running out of room on your iOS 8 device? How to manage local storage versus the cloud

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Unlike the dramatic increases in hard drive storage required during the personal computer era, modern-day mobile devices are …