In recent news, Apple confirmed on Wednesday afternoon that the reports are true, Apple Watches are shipping ahead of schedule. A spokesperson for the company told and confirmed to BuzzFeed that “[Apple] is happy to be updating many customers today with the news that their Apple Watch will arrive sooner than expected.” Read more
Apple’s Natalie Kerris who is the senior director of Worldwide Corporate Communications for the company, officially announced her retirement from the company via a Twitter post on Wednesday, bringing to an end a 14-year run.
Publication site Bloomberg recently reported that Apple is among the list of companies Nokia is hoping will purchase their struggling ‘HERE Maps’, as they seek to cut divisions that are losing money. Read more
Apple recently posted the last of their series of guided tours for Apple Watch. The final three guided tours—Apple Pay, Activity, and Workout—wraps up a video series used to showcase the Apple Watch’s different and unique features. Read more
Customers will be able to buy the Apple Watch in certain stores on Friday—just not Apple’s. A new report notes that select destination fashion boutiques around the world have their very own stock, and will be offering the wearable for sale at the end of the week. Read more
In an effort to partially boost their new Apple Pay mobile wallet service, Apple increased their lobbying efforts to a new level in the first quarter of 2015. However, the company’s spending in Washington remains well behind rivals Google, Microsoft and others.
Apple has recently released a new video for 2015’s Earth Day, showcasing their innovations, products, and green technology to save on resources and save the planet.
Recently, revenue at British chip designer ARM Holdings rose 22% to 227.5 million pounds ($339 million) in the first quarter, due to the 64-bit smartphones such as the iPhone 6 and the newly-shipped Samsung Galaxy S6, a report noted on Tuesday. Read more
Microsoft on Tuesday updated their PowerPoint presentation software on the App Store, adding remote functionality for Apple Watch users. Read more
On Tuesday, Apple began sending out emails to select iOS developers, giving them the chance to purchase a 42mm Apple Watch with a Blue Sport band that is guaranteed to arrive by April 28th, 2015.
Supplies are of course extremely limited, so Apple says that they are choosing the developers via a lottery system. Read more