In recent news, adoption of the iPhone was up globally during the March quarter. According to a new smartphone market data published on Wednesday by Kantar Worldpanel ComTech, Europe was particularly influenced by people switching from Android devices. Read more
Recently, new Hong Kong, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States. This will allow customers in these launch countries to select an Apple retail store to pick up their device after order. Read more
On Wednesday, the California based company launched a new web ad, in this campaign it shows highlighting and ways the tablet can change the way people do things.
A new microsite on the company’s website showcases a variety of iPad apps that can help with many things such as cooking, learning and much more. Read more
Apple released Safari updates for Yosemite, Mavericks, and Mountain Lion. These new versions simply include fixes for multiple memory corruption issues in WebKit. Read more
Pixelmator is described as one of the most popular alternative to Adobe’s Photoshop available on the Apple platform. But with that said, the app is “coming soon” to the iPhone. The developers confirmed in a blog post published on Wednesday. In addition, the iPad edition of Pixelmator is on sale and can be purchased with a 50% discount.
Volkswagen on Tuesday announced a new Apple Watch app that will offer users remote control of many car functions. Read more
During a conference call discussing their fiscal 2015 second-quarter results, Apple announced that they are expanding its already huge capital return program to a massive $200 billion through March of 2017 to “reflect strong confidence in what lies ahead for Apple.” Read more
The Apple Pay support webpage on Tuesday gained a new update. With this new update, Apple announced a new batch of 24 participating card issuers, with credit unions accounting for a large majority of additions. Read more
Recently confirmed through an official support document which was updated last evening, notes that Apple is using a web crawler service called Applebot to index the web for content used by their Siri personal digital assistant on iOS devices and built-in Spotlight search on both iOS and OS X. Read more
Recently, collaborating with US researchers, Apple is planning to launch apps that would allow iPhone owners to get their DNA tested, according to a new report from MIT’s Technology Review.
The apps are based on ResearchKit, a software platform Apple introduced in March that helps researchers gather data. Read more