Two of Apple’s ex designers have written a lengthy article in Co.Design criticising Apple’s new design approach. They believe that Apple’s products are no longer designed keeping the user in mind and that Apple now focuses primarily on the beauty of its products. Read More
Apple’s CEO Tim Cook has put the iPad-MacBook hybrid speculations to rest on Sunday, 15th November. The company doesn’t plan to converge its MacBook and iPad to form a single product like Microsoft’s computing device, Surface.Last week when Apple unveiled its new 12.9-inch display iPad Pro, Cook had said that it works as “a replacement for notebook or a desktop PC.” He also questioned why anyone would buy a PC, in an interview with the Daily Telegraph. Read More
Recently, a number of developers have observed a substantial change in the way the Apple App Store shows its Search results. It is believed that Apple made changes around November 3 to their search algorithm, the results now shown are more relevant than they we were earlier. Read More
With the holiday season just around the corner, Apple has launched its own holiday gift guide. It’s no surprise that the guide features a lot of Apple’s official products along with third-party products and Apps.The guide has something for all kinds of people and is divided into six main sections: Gaming, Photography, Music, Fitness, Learning and Travel. Read More
Apple will be shutting down its music streaming service, Beats Music, at the end of this month. Apple recently launched Apple Music on Android and wants its users to shift from Beats Music to Apple Music before the service shuts down.
The Swiss watchmaker, TAG Heuer, on Monday unveiled their smartwatch that was co-created with Intel and Google. This wearable technology is called the “TAG Heuer Connected” and will cost you about $1,500.
Inspired by the company’s Carrera Calibre line, it comes with three digital watch faces. It has a titanium case, a 46mm sapphire crystal display with 240ppi resolution, heavy duty water resistance, and seven colours of “textured rubber” straps to choose from. Its got 4GB of storage, 1GB of RAM and a built-in lithium battery is said to last a day between charges. Read More
The Apple TV App Store has finally opened up to third-party Apps and we are close to 1,000 Apps on the store now. However, when the Apple TV App launched last week there was a huge discovery issue, Apple included a list of featured Apps but the users could not browse through categories or Top Charts. It was easily assumed that Apple didn’t have enough data to build out categories and rankings but, things have changed now. This morning, users of the new Apple TV noticed a section in the device’s App Store. This section lists the Top Charts and breaks down into Top Paid, Top Free and Top Grossing Apps, just like the iOS and Mac App Store. Read More
Apple’s chief executive, Tim Cook, has claimed that more Android users than ever are switching to the iPhone. Apple has also revealed that they have sold 48 million iPhones during its fourth financial quarter, 30 % of which were users that ditched their Androids (Google’s operating system) and bought an iPhone. This is the highest rate the company has ever seen. Read More
A couple from California has launched a $5m class-action lawsuit against Apple after they received an overage bill because they had unknowingly crossed their data limit. The Wi-Fi Assist feature in iOS 9 was meant to help the users by switching to cell data when the Wi-Fi connectivity is weak but, instead it’s eating through the data limits. Read More
If rumors are to be believed, the Android version of the Apple Music will debut this fall. This would be Apple’s second venture into App development on Google’s competing mobile platform, the first being a tool to transfer data to iOS devices from Android devices. Read More