The cross pollination between Android and iOS looks like it is set to continue in the near future as Apple CEO Tim Cook has hinted that more of his apps will be heading to Google’s mobile operating system. The news comes as Apple held a town hall meeting to answer questions from the media.
The long rumoured spring Apple event looks like it will take place on 15 March. Cupertino is expected to announce several new devices, along with new bands for the Apple Watch. That being said, Apple itself has not officially confirmed the date; although industry sources say that the information is accurate.
Google’s lineup of Nexus devices are very popular among Android purists, and according to a report, Google will apparently take the “Apple approach” with the Nexus program. The report mentioned that Google wants more control over its own program, which may see a change in direction for the lineup.
Wireless charging today usually involves placing a particular device on a charging surface to draw enough power. In 2017, Apple hopes to change this by increasing the effective charging distance, which may make wireless charging that much more viable and useful, although we won’t be seeing this until next year.
An unidentified source is claiming that Apple is preparing to announce a new iPad Air (possibly called the iPad Air 3) at an event in mid-March. This would be alongside a similarly rumoured iPhone 5se and several new Apple Watch designs. Apple is aiming to make the announcement in 14 March, although the final date is still […]
Apple has announced its Q1 2016 financial results, and is unsurprisingly still one of the most profitable businesses in the world. However, it isn’t all sunshine at Cupertino; as the company is facing the reality of reduced iPhone and iPad sales.
Apple may be preparing to launch a new budget iPhone 5SE as early as March 2016. The new phone would replace the iPhone 5s in current the lineup, which is an interesting departure from Apple’s traditional method of reducing the price of older models to fill the budget iPhone role.
Apple has launched a new free app called Music Memos which allows users to record uncompressed, high quality audio. The app has the ability to analyse rhythms and chords from guitars and pianos; and then add a drum and bass line to provide a virtual backing band.
Apple may be close to getting the jump on the competition once again, as an examination of iOS 9 has revealed entries relating to high speed Li-Fi connections. It looks like Cupertino has been testing light pulses to send data, although it is impossible to say how far along its technology has come.
UPDATE: The Malaysian pricing for Apple Music’s monthly membership is corrected in this article. The price for an individual membership is US$3.99 (RM17.57) while the family membership costs US$5.99 (RM26.37). Apple announced that its internet radio service, iTunes Radio, will no longer be available for free on 29 January. Instead it will be part of […]
A perceived bug in an Nvidia driver was discovered last weekend when a user trying to play Diablo III was instead greeted with a loading screen showing the porn he viewed hours earlier. It was originally believed to be a problem with GPU memory not being erased before being handed off to another application, although […]
Apple has released a dedicated website containing a full list of 2016 (and a few 2017) cars that will support its CarPlay automotive software. The listed vehicles are from 21 brands including Ferrari, Honda, and Volkswagen. Older vehicles can also be retrofitted with audio systems that support CarPlay. According to Apple’s website, however, some of these models […]
Apple has released a changelog for its latest firmware update for iOS, version 9.3. The update brings a long list of system tweaks, minor improvements, and a few additional features here and there. However, something else caught our eye – Siri now supports Malay. Betul ke ni?
Apple has listed a new product on its online store: the Audeze EL-8 Titanium. With this, the Cupertino giant is now selling a set of headphones that can be connected to Apple devices using the company’s proprietary Lightning connector, instead of the traditional 3.5mm jack.
After a long wait, Apple Watch is now officially in Malaysia via Apple Malaysia’s online store just moments ago. However, only two out of three variants are available at the moment according to our quick survey.
Apple has come close to signing a final agreement with LG Display and Samsung to provide OLED screens, which was rumored to be included with next-generation iPhones in 2018. Both LG and Samsung are planning to spend US$12.8 billion (approximately RM551 billion) together in order to build up the OLED production capacity over the next two […]
A few weeks ago, it was reported that Samsung was willing to pay Apple US$548 million (about RM2.5 billion) for infringing Apple’s patents and designs. However, Apple recently filed papers in court, claiming that its rival owes an additional US$180 million (about RM772 million) in supplemental damages and interest. According to a declaration by expert […]
Known to have a culture of secrecy, Apple has surprisingly agreed to open up to ’60 Minutes’ TV show host, Charlie Rose, and letting his production crew in for an all-access (supervised) tour of the Cupertino giant’s HQ, including the company’s famed design studio and its upcoming HQ dubbed “The Spaceship”. The company’s CEO, Tim Cook has also […]
Apple has finally filled the chief operating officer post vacated by Tim Cook when he was promoted to replace the late Steve Jobs. Jeff Williams, who was a senior vice president, will be officially taking on the COO title; although he has already been performing the functions of the post since 2011.
Apple is riding the Star Wars hype train as it released a new Star Wars themed radio station to its streaming music service, Apple Music. Appearing under the ‘Featured’ section, the station includes tracks that are selected from the soundtracks of the films, including the iconic ones such as the theme music and the ‘Imperial March.’ […]