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Apple reportedly acquires new health data startup

Recently, there are reports circulating the internet that claim Apple has purchased Gliimpse, a health data startup company known for collecting and combining dissimilar bits of personal health information. The report comes from Fast Company, who claims that the acquisition happened earlier in the year. Despite this, Gliimpse still has not confirmed the…

Apple releases Q3 2016 earnings report

Earlier today, Apple released its Q3 2016 earnings report. As the report shows, the company’s quarterly profit declined 27 percent; from $10.68 billion last year to $7.80 billion now. Despite this, the shares of the company rose as its earnings were able to beat the expectations of the analysts. Their quarterly revenue also dropped 14.6 percent; from…

Report shows future iPhones to feature an iris scanner

The latest iPhone rumors show that Apple could be working on integrating iris scanning capabilities onto their next device. Earlier reported by DigiTimes, the new iris scanning feature could debut sometime in 2018, explaining that there is a growing interest on advanced biometric functionality on mobile devices. According to the source, iris…

Iran sends ultimatum to Apple to officially register or be banned

A local news agency in Tehran earlier reported that the Iranian government officials sent out an ultimatum to Apple Inc. According to the report, Apple is being asked by government to have the business officially registered; otherwise their products will be banned and the existing ones will be ‘collected.’ The order comes from Iran’s anti-smuggling…

Apple discontinues Thunderbolt Display

After 5 years of existence, the Apple Thunderbolt Display has been discontinued. In a statement to iMore, an Apple spokesperson said the following: We’re discontinuing the Apple Thunderbolt Display. It will be available through Apple.com, Apple’s retail stores and Apple Authorized Resellers while supplies last. There are a number of great third-party…