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Apple to change antenna structure in 2019 iPhones

San Francisco: The 2019 line-up of iPhones is expected to come with a changed antenna structure, according to famed Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. As part of the upcoming iPhones, Apple plans on using modified-PI Magnetic particle Inspection (MPI) material instead of using the Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP) material which was[Read More…]

Apple lobbied against right-to-repair bill: Report

San Francisco: An Apple lobbyist met with legislators in California to kill the so-called right-to-repair bill that would make it easier for consumers to repair their devices, the media reported. In a meeting with members of the US Privacy and Consumer Protection Committee which was considering the bill, the lobbyist[Read More…]

Apple launches 'Apple TV' channel on YouTube

Apple launches ‘Apple TV’ channel on YouTube

San Francisco: In a bid to expand its presence in the competitive content streaming market, Apple has quietly launched the “Apple TV” channel on Google-owned content sharing platform YouTube. Apple’s channel on YouTube is dedicated to the iPhone-maker’s TV app, offering trailers, behind the scenes commentary, interviews, show clips and[Read More…]

These iPhone features are coming on Apple laptops

These iPhone features are coming on Apple laptops

San Francisco: Ahead of its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) scheduled for June 3, Apple is working on bringing two of its operating systems (OS), macOS and iOS, closer together by introducing several useful iPhone features to its line of MacBooks. With the introduction of macOS 10.15 and iOS 13, the[Read More…]

Apple paid $6bn to settle Qualcomm dispute: Report

San Francisco: Apple may have paid chip-maker Qualcomm somewhere between $5 billion-$6 billion for an agreement to dismiss all ongoing litigations, including with Apple’s contract manufacturers, between the two companies worldwide. According to a CNBC report citing an estimate from financial services firm UBS on Thursday, Apple probably agreed to[Read More…]

Apple accused of fraud for hiding drop in iPhone sales

Apple accused of fraud for hiding drop in iPhone sales

San Francisco: A lawsuit filed in the US has alleged that Apple violated the country’s Securities Exchange Act by hiding a slowdown in the demand for iPhones, especially in China, the media reported. The City of Roseville employees’ retirement fund filed the suit on Tuesday in Northern California US District[Read More…]

mozilla questions apple's privacy policy

Mozilla questions Apple’s privacy practice

San Francisco: Mozilla, the maker of the Open Source browser Firefox, has launched a campaign asking Apple to make it harder for advertisers to track iPhone users by changing the unique ID for each iPhone every month and building comprehensive profiles of users over time. Apple, which has always positioned[Read More…]

Apple to let users hear podcasts straight from web

Apple to let users hear podcasts straight from web

San Francisco: Users will no longer have to download iTunes to listen to Apple’s podcast episodes with the company now allowing them to play these directly from its website. A podcast is an episodic series of digital audio or video files, which can be downloaded for listening. Apple’s redesigned webpage[Read More…]

Apple suspends another spyware app from App Store

Apple suspends another spyware app from App Store

San Francisco: Immediately after spyware-maker Connexxa’s infamous app “Assistenza SIM” was caught abusing the iOS enterprise certificate to bypass Apples App Store guidelines, the iPhone-maker revoked its enterprise certificate, making it un-installable on iOS devices. Security researchers at the US-based IT security company, Lookout, revealed that the app could steal[Read More…]

Apple Music slashes subscription price in India

Apple Music slashes subscription price in India

San Francisco: Following price cuts by domestic music streaming services like JioSaavn and Gaana in India, Apple is offering Apple Music for Rs 99 a month, slashed down from the previous Rs 120 pack rate. India has emerged as music’s “sleeping giant” with the world’s second-largest smartphone market with cheapest[Read More…]

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