Tag Archives: Apple

New Apple TV: Siri, App Store, games, coming ‘late October’

As anticipated, Apple announced their new Apple TV today, showing that the device is more than a hobby. With an updated user interface, Siri, an App Store, upgraded hardware, and a new remote, Apple TV has received a big upgrade. Remote As had been rumored, the new Apple TV has a new remote. A touch surface replaces the previous physical directional and…

Rumor: iPhone 7 will be even thinner, retain “3D Touch” Display

Excited for Apple’s iPhone 6s announcement on Wednesday? Get up to speed! That’s right, iPhone 7 rumors (for 2016) have officially begun. According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI, in a note to investors obtained by AppleInsider, next year’s iPhone will get a new design as expected. As part of this design, iPhone 7 will be even thinner than the design…

What to expect at Apple’s September event

Rumors and leaks have been rampant leading up to Apple’s September 9 event. Despite having so many products to announce, Apple is rumored to be considering announcing them all on Wednesday. In that case, get ready for a long event. Otherwise, iPads could be pushed to an October event alongside OS X El Capitan and the announcement of a new 4k…

‘iPhone 6s’ said to have ’3D Touch’ interface

Apple’s next generation of iPhones has been expected to include something similar to Force Touch for quite some time. However, the official name and functionality of the new dimension of iPhone interface have been up in the air. According to 9to5Mac, Apple will dub the feature “3D Touch,” which is actually more justified than it might seem. Sources…

New Apple patent focuses on fuel cells

About a week after Intelligent Energy announced their success in adding a fuel cell to an iPhone 6, a related patent from Apple has surfaced. Filed March 16 and published September 3, the patent describes a fuel cell system used to charge a “portable electronic device,” which is effectively defined in the patent as any computer with a display, a…

Apple may be exploring producing original TV shows

According to a new report from Variety, Apple is looking into the realm of producing original TV shows and is talking to Hollywood executives about it. The discussions are still in the early stages, however Apple is looking to compete against popular services like Netflix and Hulu. Sources indicate the Cupertino, Calif. colossus has held preliminary…

Apple & Dr Dre talk about allegations over Dre’s past

Dr Dre had a pretty tough start in his career. Though every artist struggles at some point, Dre’s past would’ve become an issue for Apple at some point. Apple is hoping that they can let the hip-hop artists’ history stay in the past. This is tricky as Dre continues to promote his new film, “Straight Outta Compton,” which depicts the artists’ entrance into…

Samsung to continue patent war against Apple in U.S. Supreme Court

According to a report by San Jose Mercury News, Samsung will take its patent war against Apple one step further, by carrying it into the United States Supreme Court. The court papers, which were filed today, indicate that by November Samsung will ask the Supreme Court to hear its latest appeal. “The questions present issues of enormous importance to…

Apple talking with high-security vehicle testing facility

Apple is expressing interest in a high-security vehicle testing facility near San Francisco. The former Navy weapons station has been repurposed for vehicle testing by the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA). Now called GoMentum Station, it is described as “the largest secure test facility in the world,” with 5,000 acres of land and over 20…