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What to expect from Apple’s September 9th event

Apple’s September media event is right around the corner and this year, like most in recent memory, we’ve been inundated with leaked information, alleged device parts and a whole bunch of rumors. Nothing is certain until Apple shows it off on stage but Darren and myself have each written up our event wish lists, from the likely to the ludicrous. Now,…

Marc Newson officially joins Apple’s design team

Esteemed designer Marc Newson has been hired to work with Jony Ive and the rest of Apple’s design team. Ive and Newson are good friends, and have previously collaborated on products for Bono’s (RED) auction. They designed and customized several products for the event, including a red Mac Pro, and a Leica camera. In a statement to Vanity Fair, Jony Ive…

5 things I want to see at the Apple event – Adam’s choices

Apple’s September media event is right around the corner. It’s set to be one of the biggest events in the company’s history. While most of the conversation surrounding the event has centered around Apple next-generation iPhone(s), there’s a bunch more stuff Apple could pull out of the bag when its executives take to the stage at the Flint…

Chinese carriers potentially release iPhone 6 specs before launch

Just before Apple’s event next Tuesday, China Telecom is offering pre-orders for the next iPhones. To compliment the pre-order, the carrier is providing some details on the upcoming devices. Whether they are true or not is yet to be seen, but it’s safe to say that the carrier probably has some inside knowledge to prepare for launch day. China Telecom…

Tim Cook details security strategy following scandal

If you haven’t heard, Apple has recently been under fire after hackers leaked personal photos from several celebrity iCloud accounts. After Apple shared the results of their investigation, Tim Cook gave an interview with the Wall Street Journal to further explain Apple’s plan looking forward. Cook continued to stress the importance of choosing strong…

NYT: iPhone 6 will have one-handed mode, iWatch to sport flexible display

Adding to reports from earlier today, The New York Times has chimed in with its expectations for the upcoming iPhone 6 and Apple wearable device. The NYT report suggests Apple is set to make a “big splash” at its Flint Center media event on September 9 and sheds some light on the Cupertino company’s new products. Regarding the Apple wearable device, or…

Apple negotiates low transaction fees for mobile payments

As part of Apple’s expected mobile payment service, it seems that the company could have an advantage when it comes to retail adoption. Following previous reports of agreements with American Express, Visa, and MasterCard, a new report claims that Apple has negotiated lower transaction fees with American Express, JP Morgan Chase, Citigroup, Capital One,…

Apple to live stream September 9th iPhone event

As you probably know, Apple has sent out invitations for a special event on September 9th, which will be held at the Flint Center in Cupertino, California. Today, Apple has added a section to its site where it will be live streaming the event. Currently, the site displays a countdown to the event with the text “Live video from our special event will be…