Jony Ive, the mastermind behind some of Apple’s greatest creations, has been promoted from Senior VP and will become Apple’s first Chief Design Officer. The promotion will see him oversee the company’s broader design efforts, and reduce the amount of time he spends on day-to-day managerial duties.
The legal battle between Apple and Samsung has been going on since 2011, and with this recent court ruling, it seems like it won’t be over anytime soon. The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit reaffirmed that Samsung did indeed copy specific design patents of the iPhone. However, the court also determined that Samsung did […]
On top of announcing new 15” MacBook Pro with Retina Display equipped with Force Touch Trackpad, and a cheaper 27” iMac with 5K Retina Display, Apple also quietly launched its first iPhone Lightning Dock.
Apple Updates 15” MacBook Pro with Force Touch Trackpad, Introduces Cheaper iMac with Retina 5K Display
After months of waiting, Apple has finally introduced a new 15” MacBook Pro with Retina Display that is equipped with the company’s latest Force Touch trackpad. That’s not all, the Cupertino company also introduced a new and more affordable configuration to its 27” iMac with Retina 5K display. Both devices are available on Apple Malaysia’s […]
More details are emerging about Apple’s mysterious new music streaming service. The company wants people to pay a subscription to listen to music, but is apparently in negotiations with music labels to allow free users to access a limited amount of free music.
The price of the most affordable Apple Watch – Apple Watch Sport, starts from US$349 (about RM1,250), but how much does it cost to make one? According to IHS Technology, only about US$84.
Remember last week when some Apple Watch users reported that the smartwatch from Apple doesn’t play nice on tattooed wrists? Well, Apple has just confirmed that tattoos do indeed impact on the sensor’s performance.
Apple Q2 2015 Financial Call: Not Record Breaking but Still Impressive, Sold 61.1 Million iPhones and More
It’s been almost half a year since the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were first unveiled and it looks like Apple still has a strong momentum going on. At the Cupertino company’s Q2 2015 financial call, the company said that they sold a whopping 61.1 million iPhones, and while its Q2 2015 is not […]
Last week, app developers for the Pebble smartwatch had noticed that their work was being rejected from the App Store. At the time, they were told that any apps that made reference to other manufacturers in the documentation or meta data would be automatically rejected; however, Apple has issued a statement saying that it was […]
The Apple Watch is on sale, and it looks like Cupertino is working to close its eco-system to outsiders. Pebble developers are reporting that their apps are being rejected for mentioning the Pebble smartwatch in the description.
You’ve seen how the sapphire display of the more expensive Apple Watches was able to withstand being repeatedly hit with a hammer and came out without a scratch after being drilled. However, it seems like the display of the cheaper model, the Apple Watch Sport, did not fare that well.
We sat down for an interview with the Product Director of Asus, Alvin Chou, to talk about the company’s new smartphone, the Zenfone 2. During the interview, we asked Chou how Asus would compete against Chinese smartphone manufacturers such as Xiaomi and Honor. Surprisingly, he responded that Asus does not compare itself against them. Instead, […]
A note to Apple investors has revealed that Cupertino is shifting more production of its upcoming A9 processors to TSMC. This was done at the last minute following concerns that the other contracted manufacturers, which include Samsung, would not be able to meet demand in time.
Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference runs from 8-12 June this year, and registration for the event has officially opened. Not everyone will be able to attend, and the registration is only for a chance to buy tickets to the event.
We knew this was coming: a “scratch test” of the Apple Watch’s sapphire display has made it to the Internet. As usual, the display was subjected to the common key and coin scratch test, but it quickly escalated into more extreme tests, such as hitting it with a hammer before trying to drill through it.
Apple has just been granted a new camera patent that could potentially make it into future iPhones. This new patent basically allows any camera to take high resolution images, that is, as long as it has an optical image stabilisation system, much like the iPhone 6 Plus.
The Apple Watch is set to arrive very soon, with its official stores beginning a retail try-on period at the end of this week. In this time, Apple CEO Tim Cook has sent out a memo to his staff, mostly as a pep talk to boost morale ahead of the big event; but also to […]
Think that an iMac Retina 5K display is impressive (and expensive)? It looks like Apple has got something even more exiting in stored for this year. LG Display seems to have accidentally unveiled an iMac 8K in its press release.
A regulatory filing from Samsung has revealed its top revenue sources for the year 2014; among which happens to be arch-rivals Apple. It underscores Cupertino’s importance to the South Korean giant, although the report also revealed the greater impact Xiaomi has had on Samsung’s operations.
If you’re planning to purchase a brand new iPod from Apple, you’ll be glad to hear that the company has spared its iPods from GST charges. All iPods in Malaysia – iPod touch, iPod nano and iPod shuffle, still costs the same as before. Sadly though, the same cannot be said for selected accessories sold […]