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Apple releases OS X 10.9.4 with fixes for Wi-Fi issues, Safari 7.0.5

Apple has just updated OS X to version 10.9.4 with fixes for security, compatibility, and stability, as well as Safari version 7.0.5. This update …

Samsung and GlobalFoundries will produce Apple’s A9 chips in 2015

Samsung and GlobalFoundries have reportedly landed orders from Apple to produce the 14-nanometer A9 processor starting next year, according to DigiTimes.<p>These 14nm chips will be created in GlobalFoundries’ Fab 8 factory in Malta, New York, which Samsung will also use to produce Apple’s A-series …

These iPhone 6 renders show design details that physical mockups ignore [Gallery]

For months, physical mockups, display components, front covers, and schematics for Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6 have leaked on the web. However, the physical reconstructions and diagrams simply do not do the potential design of the redesigned smartphone justice. Based on recent reports and earlier …

OS X Yosemite: Explained

OS X 10.10 Yosemite was shown off at WWDC 2014 on June 2 and will be released sometime in the fall. In addition to new features like Today view and …

Tim Cook Emphasizes Importance of Voice Messaging, Sparking iWatch Speculation

UBS analyst Steve Milunovich recently had a chance to meet up with Tim Cook, as detailed in a new note Milunovich sent to investors on Tuesday (via <i>Fortune</i>). During the meeting, Cook reportedly touched on the subject of voice messaging and based on Cook's comments, Milunovich is predicting a voice …

Here comes iOS 8: Last chance to get The Complete iOS 8 Course With Swift [Deals]

More than ever before, our connected world is becoming a mobile one. What good is a strong web presence if it isn’t optimized for use with mobile devices? That’s where having your own app comes into play. It allows your audience to connect with you in a way that is personalized to them.<p>The Complete …

Report Claims September 25 Launch for iPhone 6, 16GB 5.5-Inch 'iPhone Air'

Apple will look to announce the iPhone 6 on Monday, September 15th ahead of a launch on Thursday, September 25, according to various Chinese media reports citing "inside sources" (Google Translate, via <i>GForGames</i>). The sources also claim that the larger 5.5-inch iPhone will be called the "iPhone …

5 Ways Apple Can Make Sure The 'iWatch' Is A Success

One year ago, most were expecting Apple to unveil an "iWatch" in September 2013. That didn't happen, of course. Instead, it looks like Apple's …

How to quickly access settings and apps with Control Center in iOS 10

Control Center, as the name implies, lets you set some of the most important controls on your iPhone or iPad, from anywhere, with just a swipe and a …

Samsung's latest ad shows just how irresistible the iPhone truly is

I'm not sure what Samsung was thinking with their latest Galaxy S5 ad. They're once again desperately, cynically trying to call iPhone owners stupid …

New comScore data shows Apple as number one smartphone maker in US

Samsung is the second biggest smartphone maker with 27.8 percent, up from 27.0 percent. LG is a distant third with 6.5 percent, followed by Motorola …

Apple Expected to Announce iPhone 6 in Early September, With Launch Later in the Month

Rumors and past release date info have thus far pointed towards a September launch date for the iPhone 6, which has now been confirmed by a reliable source that spoke to <i>MacRumors</i>.<p>Mass shipments of the iPhone 6 from China to the United States are expected to occur during the last two weeks of August …

iWatch “an opportunity for high-end watch brands” says analyst as Apple hires TAG Heuer exec

<i>CNBC</i> reports that Apple has hired the sales director of luxury Swiss watch maker TAG Heuer for an iWatch marketing role. The hire was reportedly confirmed by the head of the parent company’s watch brands, Jean-Claude Biver.<p>Biver said the watchmaker’s sales director left as recently as last week, …

Swiss watchmakers still think they’re too good for Apple

Amazing but true: We may have found a group of people snootier than diehard Apple fanboys. <i>CNBC</i> reports that Apple has been desperately trying to peel …

Mormon church to put iPad minis in the hands of 32,000 missionaries by 2015

The Mormon church has announced plans to issue 32,000 iPad minis to its missionaries by early 2015, ABC News reports. The church hopes that these devices will enable a new generation of social media outreach. That figure represents about 36% of active Mormon missionaries throughout the world …

Siri joins Cortana in World Cup predictions

Can Apple's assistant match Microsoft's 8-0 winning streak?<p>Microsoft’s Cortana digital assistant has successfully predicted eight World Cup results with 100 percent accuracy so far, but just as the games are getting more difficult to pick, she has fresh competition from Apple's Siri. While …

Spotify’s iPhone app finally lets you see your ‘Play Queue’ & sort music

One of the more frustrating things about using Spotify on an iPhone was that you really couldn’t sift through your large collection of music, or see what was about to start playing. Now that’s finally changing.<p>The update, which brings the iOS app up to par with the Android version, should be well …

How to find your way home with Siri

If you are in an area you aren't familiar with and just want your iPhone or iPad to get you home safely, Siri can help in connection with the …

Olloclip updated for iOS to bring iPad support, video stabilization and more

Version 2.2. of olloclip is what you'll find waiting for you today. Here's what you get with this HUGE update:<p>iPad support<br>• Photo-stabilizer mode …

Apple Planning to Wipe CloudKit Data for iOS 8 and Yosemite on July 7 Ahead of Beta Updates

Apple has notified developers of plans for a server-side data wipe on CloudKit public and private databases for both the beta versions iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite. The wipe, which will take place on Monday, July 7, will erase data for iCloud Drive, iCloud Photo Library, and Mail Drop.<p>The wipe comes …

Pedal to the Metal: Inside Apple's new graphics technology

Amidst a particularly busy presentation of new technologies at this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple’s new graphics technology Metal …

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