AppleInsider - General - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Sat, 30 May 2015 12:48:05 +0000This week on AppleInsider: Ive's promotion, Apple Watch apps, augmented reality & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186494/this-week-on-appleinsider-ives-promotion-apple-watch-apps-augmented-reality-more "Several events this week pointed to Apple's future plans, including a promotion for..."threadSat, 30 May 2015 06:13:43 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 30 May 2015 06:13:43 +0000#34485102Some questions about buying the latest Mac Minishttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186487/some-questions-about-buying-the-latest-mac-minis "Hi, everyone. I could use some advice.  . Here's my situation:   I have a 24" IMac..."threadSat, 30 May 2015 00:50:00 +0000mirskySat, 30 May 2015 00:50:00 +0000#34485027Apple CEO Tim Cook donates $6.56M to charityhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186486/apple-ceo-tim-cook-donates-6-56m-to-charity "An SEC filing posted Friday reveals Apple CEO Tim Cook donated 50,000 shares of Apple..."threadSat, 30 May 2015 00:00:55 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 30 May 2015 00:00:55 +0000#34485005Exclusive Video: Apple Campus 2 Spaceship ring rising with Lego-like interlocking slabshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186484/exclusive-video-apple-campus-2-spaceship-ring-rising-with-lego-like-interlocking-slabs "The Spaceship Ring of Apple's futuristic Campus 2 project in Cupertino, Calif. is..."threadFri, 29 May 2015 21:08:20 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 29 May 2015 21:08:20 +0000#34484945Apple's Upper East Side store in Manhattan to open after WWDC on June 13http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186482/apples-upper-east-side-store-in-manhattan-to-open-after-wwdc-on-june-13 "As the news from Apple's upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference will be winding down,..."threadFri, 29 May 2015 17:19:27 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 29 May 2015 17:19:27 +0000#34484783Apple tops Consumer Reports satisfaction survey for computer technical supporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186479/apple-tops-consumer-reports-satisfaction-survey-for-computer-technical-support "Apple once again ranked highest this year on an annual Consumer Reports satisfaction..."threadFri, 29 May 2015 14:05:46 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 29 May 2015 14:05:46 +0000#34484612AppleInsider podcast discusses Jony Ive's promotion, Apple Watch bugs & Pixelmator for iPhonehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186477/appleinsider-podcast-discusses-jony-ives-promotion-apple-watch-bugs-pixelmator-for-iphone "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast features Mikey Campbell and Shane Cole as we..."threadFri, 29 May 2015 12:17:20 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 29 May 2015 12:17:20 +0000#34484552Questions about Dual Hard Drives in Mac Minihttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186472/questions-about-dual-hard-drives-in-mac-mini "Hi. I'm interested in buying a used Mac Mini that I saw posted on Craigs List. It's..."threadFri, 29 May 2015 00:19:04 +0000mirskyFri, 29 May 2015 00:19:04 +0000#34484353Apple buys established augmented reality firm Metaiohttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186470/apple-buys-established-augmented-reality-firm-metaio "Apple earlier this month completed an acquisition of Metaio, a German augmented reality..."threadThu, 28 May 2015 20:23:54 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 May 2015 20:23:54 +0000#34484171IBM gives workers choice between Macs or PCs, plans to deploy 50,000 Apple MacBookshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186469/ibm-gives-workers-choice-between-macs-or-pcs-plans-to-deploy-50-000-apple-macbooks "Starting on Thursday, IBM workers will be able to choose between a MacBook Pro, MacBook..."threadThu, 28 May 2015 18:40:42 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 May 2015 18:40:42 +0000#34484026Google's Nest team helps create Brillo & Weave, to simplify the connected Internet of Thingshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186467/googles-nest-team-helps-create-brillo-weave-to-simplify-the-connected-internet-of-things "Seeking to connect everything around us, from household appliances to public parking..."threadThu, 28 May 2015 17:45:21 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 May 2015 17:45:21 +0000#34483949A history of Jony Ive at Apple: From consultant to Chief Design Officerhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186464/a-history-of-jony-ive-at-apple-from-consultant-to-chief-design-officer "Jony Ive -- appointed this week as Apple's first-ever Chief Design Officer -- has a..."threadThu, 28 May 2015 16:43:35 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 May 2015 16:43:35 +0000#34483905Jawbone sues Fitbit for 'systematically plundering' confidential datahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186463/jawbone-sues-fitbit-for-systematically-plundering-confidential-data "Jawbone is suing rival fitness tracker maker Fitbit, accusing the latter of..."threadThu, 28 May 2015 15:35:24 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 May 2015 15:35:24 +0000#34483840FCC chairman to propose broadband subsidy for low-income Americanshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186461/fcc-chairman-to-propose-broadband-subsidy-for-low-income-americans "Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler will on Thursday propose..."threadThu, 28 May 2015 14:41:08 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 May 2015 14:41:08 +0000#34483770Appeals court denies Apple's bid to remove antitrust monitor in e-books casehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186459/appeals-court-denies-apples-bid-to-remove-antitrust-monitor-in-e-books-case "Apple's efforts to have antitrust compliance monitor Michael Bromwich removed from..."threadThu, 28 May 2015 13:53:38 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 May 2015 13:53:38 +0000#34483717Apple Store app partners with Postmates for same-day deliverieshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186449/apple-store-app-partners-with-postmates-for-same-day-deliveries "In an update to the Apple Store iOS app on Wednesday, Apple added integration with..."threadWed, 27 May 2015 21:02:23 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 27 May 2015 21:02:23 +0000#34483293Prosumer tower with big display?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186448/prosumer-tower-with-big-display "Ugh I'm so torn that Apple doesn't really have a mid range tower. I'm a designer and an..."threadWed, 27 May 2015 20:21:24 +0000s!keWed, 27 May 2015 20:21:24 +0000#34483263Apple updates WWDC app for 2015 event, confirms June 8 keynote at 10 a.m. Pacifichttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186444/apple-updates-wwdc-app-for-2015-event-confirms-june-8-keynote-at-10-a-m-pacific "Apple on Wednesday confirmed the full schedule for the 2015 Worldwide Develoeprs..."threadWed, 27 May 2015 17:32:09 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 27 May 2015 17:32:09 +0000#34483120Favorite clip on iPhone lenses?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186443/favorite-clip-on-iphone-lenses "I'm looking for a clip on lens for my iPhone 6, specifically a fisheye.  Does anyone..."threadWed, 27 May 2015 16:57:00 +0000AsaadWed, 27 May 2015 16:57:00 +0000#34483093Jony Ive makes list of influential tech execs, Apple retakes top spot in brand rankingshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186440/jony-ive-makes-list-of-influential-tech-execs-apple-retakes-top-spot-in-brand-rankings "On Wednesday Apple's newly-minted Chief Design Officer, Jony Ive, came second to..."threadWed, 27 May 2015 15:13:00 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 27 May 2015 15:13:00 +0000#34483016Emergency crews respond to 'large fire' at Apple complex in Mesa, Ariz. [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186428/emergency-crews-respond-to-large-fire-at-apple-complex-in-mesa-ariz-u "Emergency responders coped with a "large fire" at Apple's complex in Mesa, Ariz., on..."threadTue, 26 May 2015 19:16:23 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 26 May 2015 19:16:23 +0000#34482575Charter confirms Time Warner Cable takeover in deal worth $55.33 billionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186421/charter-confirms-time-warner-cable-takeover-in-deal-worth-55-33-billion "Charter Communications on Tuesday confirmed plans to buy fellow cable operator Time..."threadTue, 26 May 2015 13:59:51 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 26 May 2015 13:59:51 +0000#34482341Apple's multitouch 'fusion keyboard' invention with multitouch keys could replace touchpadshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186415/apples-multitouch-fusion-keyboard-invention-with-multitouch-keys-could-replace-touchpads "Apple on Tuesday was granted a patent describing a dual-purpose keyboard that sports..."threadTue, 26 May 2015 08:33:52 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 26 May 2015 08:33:52 +0000#34482237Apple's Jony Ive promoted to Chief Design Officerhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186414/apples-jony-ive-promoted-to-chief-design-officer "Longtime Apple designer Jony Ive has been promoted from SVP of Design to a new position..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 21:39:36 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 25 May 2015 21:39:36 +0000#34481921Charter said to be nearing $55B deal to buy Time Warner Cablehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186413/charter-said-to-be-nearing-55b-deal-to-buy-time-warner-cable "Charter Communications is on the verge of buying out rival Time Warner Cable in a..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 19:49:43 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 25 May 2015 19:49:43 +0000#34481823Rumor: Microsoft interested in acquiring BlackBerryhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186411/rumor-microsoft-interested-in-acquiring-blackberry "Microsoft is rumored to be talking with investment firms about the prospect of buying..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 16:02:11 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 25 May 2015 16:02:11 +0000#34481687National Security Agency's bulk phone metadata collection program to sunset on June 1http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186408/national-security-agencys-bulk-phone-metadata-collection-program-to-sunset-on-june-1 "The Obama administration has decided not to ask a secret court for a 90-day extension..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 14:08:08 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 25 May 2015 14:08:08 +0000#34481648This week on AppleInsider: New Macs, Apple Watch update, TV plans & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186398/this-week-on-appleinsider-new-macs-apple-watch-update-tv-plans-more "Perhaps the most significant Apple-related event this week was the launch of a..."threadSat, 23 May 2015 05:02:34 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 23 May 2015 05:02:34 +0000#34480999Apple bolsters Maps with more business listings data providershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186397/apple-bolsters-maps-with-more-business-listings-data-providers "As part of ongoing upgrades to its in-house mapping service, Apple on Friday added a..."threadSat, 23 May 2015 03:02:50 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 23 May 2015 03:02:50 +0000#34480981Apple attends 'spy summit' to discuss data privacy, mass surveillance issueshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186394/apple-attends-spy-summit-to-discuss-data-privacy-mass-surveillance-issues "Apple was on the list of attendees at a secretive three-day conference last week, where..."threadFri, 22 May 2015 22:10:35 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 22 May 2015 22:10:35 +0000#34480873AppleInsider podcast discusses new Macs, Apple Watch update & Wall Street analystshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186386/appleinsider-podcast-discusses-new-macs-apple-watch-update-wall-street-analysts "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast features Neil Hughes and Shane Cole as we..."threadFri, 22 May 2015 12:26:05 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 22 May 2015 12:26:05 +0000#34480497purchasing advice- i just bought iPad air 2...but...http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186383/purchasing-advice-i-just-bought-ipad-air-2-but "wwdc is coming up soon..and i just got iPad air 2 about a week now.  I was wondering if..."threadFri, 22 May 2015 05:33:48 +0000koban4maxFri, 22 May 2015 05:33:48 +0000#34480400Regent Street Apple Store to undergo major renovations for more light, street visibilityhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186374/regent-street-apple-store-to-undergo-major-renovations-for-more-light-street-visibility "Apple is planning a major renovation of its flagship Regent Street store in London, one..."threadThu, 21 May 2015 20:38:38 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 21 May 2015 20:38:38 +0000#34480185Apple invents adaptive eye-tracking 3D display, highly portable cellular hotspothttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186364/apple-invents-adaptive-eye-tracking-3d-display-highly-portable-cellular-hotspot "A pair of Apple patent applications published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office..."threadThu, 21 May 2015 10:49:18 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 21 May 2015 10:49:18 +0000#34479832Uber poaches Apple legal counsel to work on privacy issueshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186360/uber-poaches-apple-legal-counsel-to-work-on-privacy-issues "Popular connected transportation service Uber has hired away Apple lawyer Sabrina Ross..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 23:19:11 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 20 May 2015 23:19:11 +0000#34479671Demolition making way for new Apple Campus 2, Phase 2 buildings, aerial footage showshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186357/demolition-making-way-for-new-apple-campus-2-phase-2-buildings-aerial-footage-shows "Phase two of Apple's ambitious Campus 2 construction project is now underway as..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 21:03:06 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 20 May 2015 21:03:06 +0000#34479573Wanting for real estate, Apple may undertake 'major expansion' in San Jose - reporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186353/wanting-for-real-estate-apple-may-undertake-major-expansion-in-san-jose-report "With a rapidly-expanding workforce and a shortage of options in the city of Cupertino,..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 16:41:34 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 20 May 2015 16:41:34 +0000#34479358Apple starts advertising Watch as part of connected iOS, Mac ecosystemhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186343/apple-starts-advertising-watch-as-part-of-connected-ios-mac-ecosystem "Apple updated its online storefront on Tuesday with fresh imagery and text touting..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 05:53:59 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 20 May 2015 05:53:59 +0000#34479159Apple to hire up to 500 more workers for Mesa, Ariz. 'global command center'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186341/apple-to-hire-up-to-500-more-workers-for-mesa-ariz-global-command-center "Months after Apple announced plans to build a "global command center" on the site of..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 22:03:57 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 May 2015 22:03:57 +0000#34479000Strengthening dollar prompts Apple to increase prices in Europe, Canadahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186337/strengthening-dollar-prompts-apple-to-increase-prices-in-europe-canada "Apple raised prices in a number of overseas markets on Tuesday, a move precipitated by..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 19:32:23 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 May 2015 19:32:23 +0000#34478905FTC sides with Apple, other parties concerned with privacy of RadioShack customer datahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186333/ftc-sides-with-apple-other-parties-concerned-with-privacy-of-radioshack-customer-data "The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has intervened in the bankruptcy court dispute over..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 16:40:57 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 May 2015 16:40:57 +0000#34478642Apple, other tech companies ask Obama to reject proposals for software backdoorshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186321/apple-other-tech-companies-ask-obama-to-reject-proposals-for-software-backdoors "In a letter to be delivered to President Barack Obama on Tuesday, Apple is among a..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 04:06:50 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 May 2015 04:06:50 +0000#34478247With Starbucks deal Spotify looks to build out streaming music platform http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186319/with-starbucks-deal-spotify-looks-to-build-out-streaming-music-platform "Spotify on Monday announced a joint initiative with Starbucks that will see the world's..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 22:53:54 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 22:53:54 +0000#34478109How Coherent Navigation can help Apple with location technology and talenthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186316/how-coherent-navigation-can-help-apple-with-location-technology-and-talent "Apple's recent acquisition of Coherent Navigation, a California firm that worked on..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 18:06:40 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 18:06:40 +0000#34477859Google Search designer Jon Wiley moves to lead role on virtual reality techhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186315/google-search-designer-jon-wiley-moves-to-lead-role-on-virtual-reality-tech "The lead designer on Google Search has taken up a new position as the lead designer on..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 17:09:02 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 17:09:02 +0000#34477799Apple tops tech rivals in sales, profits & assets for first time in Forbes Global 2000http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186312/apple-tops-tech-rivals-in-sales-profits-assets-for-first-time-in-forbes-global-2000 "For the first time, Apple is now the world's biggest technology corporation not just in..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 15:00:55 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 15:00:55 +0000#34477644Appeals court finds Samsung violated Apple's design patents, but not trade dresshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186311/appeals-court-finds-samsung-violated-apples-design-patents-but-not-trade-dress "An appeals court ruled on Monday that Samsung's $930 million penalty, stemming from its..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 13:54:05 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 13:54:05 +0000#34477575Apple's 50,000-square-foot retail store in Dubai to open in Augusthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186310/apples-50-000-square-foot-retail-store-in-dubai-to-open-in-august "Apple's largest retail store yet, and its first in the Middle East, is on track to open..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 12:37:37 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 12:37:37 +0000#34477552Apple's Cook references Steve Jobs, morals in commencement addresshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186302/apples-cook-references-steve-jobs-morals-in-commencement-address "During his commencement address at George Washington University on Sunday, Apple CEO..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 02:11:08 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 02:11:08 +0000#34477438First 'Steve Jobs' teaser trailer shows Michael Fassbender as late tech guruhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186301/first-steve-jobs-teaser-trailer-shows-michael-fassbender-as-late-tech-guru "Universal Studios released the first teaser trailer for Danny Boyle's highly..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 00:47:01 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 00:47:01 +0000#34477414