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Apple Watch How-to: Setup and pair your Apple Watch with an iPhone

After much anticipation, the first batch of Apple Watch orders began arriving to customers today. In this how-to article, we will discuss how to setup the Apple Watch and pair it with your iPhone.<p>The first thing you need to do is power on the device. To do so, press and hold the side button for two …

The 21 most successful Apple alumni of all time

Since its inception in 1976, Apple has been known to attract some incredibly smart and talented employees.<p>We decided to take a look at the some of the company’s most successful alumni.<p>Whether these Apple alums left after a year or a decade, they all went on to do some pretty impressive things.<p><b>Tony</b> …

Tim Cook still hasn’t deleted Steve Jobs from his contacts

It’s been over three years since Steve Jobs died, however the hole he left at Apple and those closest to him still hasn’t been filled. Brent Schlender and Rick Tetzeli’s upcoming book <i>Becoming Steve Jobs</i> is full of anecdotes and events that showcase just how much Steve meant to his friends.<p>One such …

With The Apple Watch iOS 8 App, "The Product Is The Marketing"

Hundreds of millions of iPhone users are about to be targeted for the biggest in-app purchase ever. I’m not talking about a $44 Princess Celestia in the My Little Pony game. I’m talking about the Apple Watch. The iOS 8.2 update automatically installs a companion app for the Apple Watch, whether you …

Apple Watch

Apple Watch Is All About Behavior Design, Which Apps Will Get It Right?

“Apple Watch is the most personal device we’ve ever created,” said Apple CEO Tim Cook at the Flint Center last month. He went on to bullet the much-anticipated wearable as “an extremely precise and customizable timepiece… an intimate way to connect and communicate… [and] a comprehensive health and …

Apple Launches Guide for Android Users Switching to iPhone

Ahead of the launch of the large-screened iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Apple has released a detailed support document that walks Android users through moving data from their Android devices to the iPhone.<p>The document includes information on moving email accounts to the iPhone, giving Android users …

Alleged iPad Air 2 Front Panel with Integrated Display Shown in New Photos

Following the leak of an alleged iPhone 6 front panel earlier this week, the iPad is now getting its turn with a pair of photos showing what is said to be a front panel for the next-generation iPad Air, shared by Dutch site <i>One More Thing</i> [Google Translate]. Notably, the part appears to include an …

Conquering The Fashion World Is What The iWatch Is Really About

When we think about the iWatch, we tend to think of a little smartphone that you wear on your wrist, or at least a bit of technology, but if the latest reports are anything to go by, Apple’s iWatch play is going to much bigger than that: with the iWatch, Apple intends to do nothing less than …

Report: iPad Air 2 on tap for 2014, complete with A8 and Touch ID

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Apple<p>If you had to guess how Apple(s aapl) will build a new iPad model based on the current iPad Air, surely a new …

The PC Market Is Dying, Even For Apple. But Apple Has A Plan.

Slowly but surely, the worldwide PC market is drying up. In the first quarter, a recent report from IDC says that worldwide PC shipments have slipped 4.4% year-over years. And not even Apple has proven immune to the wasting away of the PC market, but they’re still making up for it on other ways.<p>In …

Next-gen faster Haswells chips out as soon as next month, could find their way into upgraded MacBook and iMacs

Intel’s next generation of its Haswell CPUs could be out as soon as next month, according to sources cited by <i>TechPowerUp</i> (via <i>TonyMacx86</i>).<p>According to sources in the IT retail, Intel could launch these new chips, led by the Core i7-4790K, on May 10th in most markets […]Intel Core “Haswell” Refresh …

Kuo: Apple to Release Slew of Products in Second Half of 2014

If KGI securities analyst Ming Chi Kuo – who is usually fairly reliable when it comes to predictions about Apple – is correct, Apple will release a …

Apple picks up a hitchhiker to help fix Apple Maps: Amazon’s VP of A9 search

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: The Amazing iOS 6 Maps Tumblr<p>Apple(s aapl) Maps has a new driver behind the wheel of development and he’s actually …

Apple granted boatload of patents, including one for push-to-talk

A total of 46 patents were approved Tuesday, but whether the technologies will find their way into an Apple product remains to be seen.<p>Apple was awared 46 new patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday. One stands out as a compelling, albeit outdated, idea.<p>Apple last year filed for a …

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Apple Narrows Gap in U.S. Advertising Spending With Rival Samsung

Samsung is the leader in mobile advertising, significantly outspending all its rivals on commercials that target the U.S. market. Though still number one, the Korean company's advertising dollar lead is shrinking, reports the <i>Wall Street Journal</i>, with Samsung's rivals increasing their advertising …

Everything to know about iOS 8 and OS X 10.10 (Roundup + New Details)

While Apple only officially announced its 2014 Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) last week, we have been reporting all of the known information about what Apple plans to unveil at the event over the course of the past few months. Now that WWDC is official, we have compiled a roundup of …

Apple’s Brave New Fitness World

If you believe the rumors, Apple plans to enter the health and fitness world later this year with its Healthbook app. But what other hardware is the company developing?<p>To answer this question, we went digging through the patents Apple has filed over the last few years. Right now, these concepts …

Fitness Technology

Apple proposes earbuds that react to your voice

A freshly published patent filing points to more advanced earbuds that can turn on noise suppression and other features in response to your voice.<p>Your iPhone earbuds of the future may be able to perform certain tricks based on the sound of your voice.<p>Published Thursday by the US Patent and …

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Apple Acquired Speech Recognition Firm Novauris Last Year for Siri Team

Apple purchased automatic speech recognition company Novauris Technologies last year, reports <i>TechCrunch</i>. Novauris' main product was NovaSystem, a server-based distributed speech recognition system.<p>According to the company's website, its technology is able to handle multiple simultaneous voice …

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference starts on June 2nd

The 2014 edition of Apple's perennially overbooked Worldwide Developers Conference will take place at San Francisco's Moscone West convention center between the 2nd and 6th of June. Apple promises to enlighten developers about the future of iOS and OS X, offering them "the latest tools and …

Covers removed from first Apple Store in Turkey, showing a mostly-glass design

Turkish websites <i>DonanimHaber</i> and <i>iPhoneTurka</i> provide our first look at Apple’s first Turkish store now the covers have been removed, revealing a mostly-glass design. Like the iconic 5th Avenue store in NYC, what is visible above ground is simply an empty glass space, though in this case it’s a lower …

What are the five iOS features Apple is claiming that Samsung (or Google) stole?

With the second patent battle between Apple and Samsung now underway, we thought it would be useful to look at each of the five features Apple claims Samsung (or Google) stole from iOS.<p>The patents are, of course, worded in the usual dense legaleze. If you want to read them for yourself, you can …

Apple to Reportedly Release 4.7-Inch iPhone 6 This Fall, 5.5-Inch Version Delayed

Apple is set to begin mass production of the 4.7-inch display to be used in the iPhone 6 this May in preparation for the device's general release this fall, according to a new report from <i>Reuters</i>.<p>Citing supply chain sources, the report also states that the much rumored 5.5-inch version of the iPhone …

iOS App Store Prices To Increase In Australia, India, Indonesia, Turkey and South Africa

Apple has sent out an email notifying customers of App Store price changes in certain countries within the next 24 hours. The company said that it will raise retail rates for the following currencies because of foreign exchange rate changes: Australian dollar, Indian rupee, Indonesian rupiah, …

Apple reportedly looking to expand sapphire glass plant

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: via AppleInsider<p>Late last year, Apple(s aapl) signed a five-year, $578 million deal for sapphire manufacturing with GT …

It’s official: Apple’s first store in Turkey to open in Istanbul on April 5th

Following several months of anticipation, Apple’s first official Apple Retail Store in Turkey will open in Istanbul on April 5th. The new store is located in the center of the Zorlu Center mall, and the official announcement has come in the form of emails to customers in Turkey and on a banner …

Microsoft Will Pay Apple It’s Traditional 30% Cut for In-App Purchases of Office 365 Subscription

It was often reported that the main sticking point that prevented Microsoft from releasing their Office suite on the iPad was the fact that Apple …