All posts tagged "apple"

  • Apple Sued over tvOS ‘What Did He Say?’ Feature

    CustomPlay, a Florida-based company who creates mobile apps to enhance its customers’ TV-viewing experience, has filed a lawsuit against Apple alleging that a Siri feature built-into the fourth-generation Apple TV infringes on its 2002-era closed captioning (CC)...

    • Posted May 24, 2017
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  • Apple Paid Nokia $2 Billion in Cash to Settle Patent Dispute

    According to the most noteworthy talking points made during its recent quarterly earnings call, Nokia received a whopping $2 billion in cash from Apple to settle the companies’ roughly six-month patent dispute, which began back in December...

    • Posted May 23, 2017
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  • Apple bans VPN-based adblockers from App Store

    According to 9to5Mac, the violation relates to section 4.2.1: Apps should use APIs and frameworks for their intended purposes and indicate that integration in their app description. For example, the HomeKit framework should provide home automation services; and...

    • Posted May 6, 2017
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  • This Apple patent could describe facial recognition for the next iPhone

    One of the greatest problems with tech is that there is little room for nostalgia. Aside from Nintendo and potentially Fujifilm, few companies are willing to stick with what’s comfortable. And with good reason! Take Apple, for...

    • Posted May 5, 2017
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  • Apple admits that tattoos can confuse Apple Watch sensors

    Apple is officially warning inked Apple Watch users that they might have trouble getting reliable heart rate readings. The company has updated its Apple Watch support documents to note potential problems for some tattooed users, after complaints started popping up around the web. “Permanent...

    • Posted May 3, 2017
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  • 3 Major Updates from Apple’s Latest Security White Paper

    Apple’s longstanding commitment to security garnered a good deal of publicity during the company’s legal clash with the FBI over decrypting the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone 5c. But the whitepapers that Cupertino releases every few years grant...

    • Posted April 28, 2017
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  • Apple Finally Refreshes the High-End Mac Pro

    While the professional-oriented Mac Pro has gone without receiving much attention for several years now, Apple on Tuesday announced a refresh that substantially upgrades the machine’s internal components for 2017, while maintaining the same cylindrical form-factor of...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • Apple Commits to Fighting Climate Change After EPA Rollback

    Earlier this week, President Donald J. Trump signed a sweeping executive order rescinding many environmental policies that were formerly instated by the Obama administration. The order effectively gives the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) a greater amount of...

    • Posted April 23, 2017
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  • Apple Hints New ‘iMac Pro’ to Come Later This Year

    While Apple refreshed both its MacBook Pro and 12-inch MacBook last year, it’s been quite a while since the company has released any major updates to its desktop line of Mac computers. Sure, at long last, the...

    • Posted April 23, 2017
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  • Apple Hints New ‘iMac Pro’ to Come Later This Year

    While Apple refreshed both its MacBook Pro and 12-inch MacBook last year, it’s been quite a while since the company has released any major updates to its desktop line of Mac computers. Sure, at long last, the...

    • Posted April 17, 2017
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