Tag: Apple

Apple to Soon Bring 70 New Emojis to iPhones and Other Devices

Apple has added 70 new emojis to the developer and public beta previews of iOS 12.1, and has said it will make them available as part of the upcoming software updates for iOS, macOS, and watchOS. These new emojis include emotive smiley faces, gender-neutral characters, various clothing options, food types, animals, mythical creatures, and more. […]

Apple Store Robbery: 17 Charged With Theft of $1 Million

Police in the US has announced the arrest of 17 persons in connection with robberies targeting Apple Stores across 19 counties in California that has caused a loss of over $1 million (about Rs. 725 crores). Earlier this week, electronics worth tens of thousands of dollars were stolen from the Palo Alto Apple Store in California […]

Google May Pay Apple $9 Billion to Remain Default Search Engine on iPhones

Google is reportedly paying Apple a whopping $9 billion (about Rs. 65,000 crores) in 2018 to remain the default search engine for iPhone’s Safari browser on iOS, the media reported. Back in 2013 and 2014, the sum was pegged to be $1 billion (about Rs. 7,251 crores), and analysts in 2017 said the figure had […]

Apple iPhone XR Reportedly Shifting Production to Foxconn From Pegatron Due to Manufacturing Issues

Apple has reportedly shifted its production plans for the iPhone XR after one of its suppliers ran into manufacturing issues. The Cupertino giant is said to be switching a big chunk of iPhone XR’s production to Foxconn from Pegatron. Apple at its launch event earlier this month unveiled three new iPhone models – iPhone XS, […]

Qualcomm Accuses Apple of Stealing Its Secrets to Help Intel

Qualcomm on Tuesday accused Apple of stealing its chip-making secrets and giving them to rival Intel Corp, paving the way for Apple to switch to Intel’s improved semiconductors, which may have cost Qualcomm billions of dollars in lost sales. The accusation, made in a legal filing on Tuesday, is the latest salvo in a drawn-out patent dispute […]

iPhone XS Max Outselling iPhone XS by 4 Times, Apple Watch Series 4 to Sell 19.5 Million Units This Year: Kuo

Apple earlier this month unveiled its latest full screen smartphones, the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and a cheaper iPhone XR. The former two went on sale last week in the first batch of countries and it is being reported that the larger iPhone XS Max is already outselling the iPhone XS by a huge […]

Apple Being Exempted From US-China Tariff War Shows Tim Cook’s Political Sway

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has been one of President Donald Trump’s staunchest critics in Silicon Valley, opposing the White House on everything from immigration to climate change. But the 57-year old tech leader has also become one of the technology industry’s savviest political operators – a behind-the-scenes Trump whisperer, able to shape some of […]

Apple CEO Tim Cook Defends Price of New iPhone Models, Says They Are Worth It

Defending the high cost consumers would have to pay to own the most expensive iPhone released this month, Apple CEO Tim Cook has said that the device is worth the cost as it replaces many other gadgets one might need, a media report said. Apple’s newest line of iPhone handsets – the iPhone XR, XS, […]

Apple CEO Says Optimistic on US-China Trade Talks

Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook, whose products have been spared from new US tariffs imposed on Chinese goods, said on Tuesday he was optimistic that the United States and China will eventually work through their trade differences. “I’m optimistic because trade is one of those things where it’s not a zero-sum game,” Cook told ABC News’ “Good […]