AppleInsider - General - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Mon, 22 Dec 2014 23:27:15 +0000New Microsoft site targets users looking to switch from MacBook to Surface Prohttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184020/new-microsoft-site-targets-users-looking-to-switch-from-macbook-to-surface-pro "While it was Apple who for years targeted Windows switchers to the Mac platform, the..."threadMon, 22 Dec 2014 21:04:12 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 22 Dec 2014 21:04:12 +0000#34359310Apple supplier Pegatron plans changes after BBC report on worker mistreatmenthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184019/apple-supplier-pegatron-plans-changes-after-bbc-report-on-worker-mistreatment "In response to a BBC investigation alleging mistreatment of workers at one of its..."threadMon, 22 Dec 2014 19:40:36 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 22 Dec 2014 19:40:36 +0000#34359262Consumers take 'wait-and-see' approach to Apple Watch ahead of expected Q2 debuthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184010/consumers-take-wait-and-see-approach-to-apple-watch-ahead-of-expected-q2-debut "According to a recent consumer survey conducted by investment firm Piper Jaffray,..."threadMon, 22 Dec 2014 03:41:22 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 22 Dec 2014 03:41:22 +0000#34358726Steve Wozniak moving to Australia. Hopes to become Australianhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183991/steve-wozniak-moving-to-australia-hopes-to-become-australian "I'm surprised this hasn't been mentioned in the news or discussion forums.   It's..."threadSat, 20 Dec 2014 03:09:07 +0000s.metcalfSat, 20 Dec 2014 03:09:07 +0000#34358296Kate Winslet, others rumored to join cast of upcoming Steve Jobs moviehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183990/kate-winslet-others-rumored-to-join-cast-of-upcoming-steve-jobs-movie "The cast of Oscar-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs film is apparently..."threadFri, 19 Dec 2014 23:49:03 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 19 Dec 2014 23:49:03 +0000#34358208Led by Whole Foods shoppers, Apple Pay accounted for 1% of digital payment dollars in Novemberhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183989/led-by-whole-foods-shoppers-apple-pay-accounted-for-1-of-digital-payment-dollars-in-november "According to a new report from research firm ITG, Apple Pay's first full month of..."threadFri, 19 Dec 2014 22:39:56 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 19 Dec 2014 22:39:56 +0000#34358164Apple slams BBC report on suppliers, says provided facts were 'clearly missing' from broadcasthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183985/apple-slams-bbc-report-on-suppliers-says-provided-facts-were-clearly-missing-from-broadcast "A corporate memo sent out by Apple executive Jeff Williams reveals that both he and..."threadFri, 19 Dec 2014 13:48:34 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 19 Dec 2014 13:48:34 +0000#34357857iPhone 6 and 6 Plus ship times drop to one day, Retina 5K iMac back in stockhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183980/iphone-6-and-6-plus-ship-times-drop-to-one-day-retina-5k-imac-back-in-stock "Apple appears to be catching up with demand for its latest devices as the Online Apple..."threadFri, 19 Dec 2014 01:22:44 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 19 Dec 2014 01:22:44 +0000#34357659Apple CEO Tim Cook gives 'substantial' sum to gay rights initiativehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183979/apple-ceo-tim-cook-gives-substantial-sum-to-gay-rights-initiative "Apple CEO Tim Cook, who recently decided to publicly announce he is "proud to be gay,"..."threadThu, 18 Dec 2014 23:17:20 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Dec 2014 23:17:20 +0000#34357579Undercover video shows alleged worker rights violations at Apple supplierhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183978/undercover-video-shows-alleged-worker-rights-violations-at-apple-supplier "Apple is once again in the crosshairs of a major media outlet over supposed worker..."threadThu, 18 Dec 2014 22:18:21 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Dec 2014 22:18:21 +0000#34357540...but people using Macs were fine...http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183973/but-people-using-macs-were-fine "“We’re mostly a fully-functioning office. We’re going about or daily business. We just..."threadThu, 18 Dec 2014 16:05:08 +0000DisturbiaThu, 18 Dec 2014 16:05:08 +0000#34357377Canada court orders Apple divulge documents in iPhone anti-competition probehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183969/canada-court-orders-apple-divulge-documents-in-iphone-anti-competition-probe "The Federal Court of Canada on Wednesday said it will order Apple to release documents..."threadThu, 18 Dec 2014 08:42:23 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Dec 2014 08:42:23 +0000#34357161Apple's World AIDS Day campaign raised over $20M for (RED) foundationhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183961/apples-world-aids-day-campaign-raised-over-20m-for-red-foundation "In a note to employees sent out on Wednesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced the company..."threadThu, 18 Dec 2014 01:50:41 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Dec 2014 01:50:41 +0000#34357008Apple Pay job listing hints at upcoming international rollout in EMEIA http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183959/apple-pay-job-listing-hints-at-upcoming-international-rollout-in-emeia "According to an Apple corporate job listing discovered on Wednesday, the tech giant is..."threadThu, 18 Dec 2014 00:11:39 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Dec 2014 00:11:39 +0000#34356975Judge rules videotaped Steve Jobs deposition to remain out of public eyehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183958/judge-rules-videotaped-steve-jobs-deposition-to-remain-out-of-public-eye "After successfully defending a long-running antitrust case related to the iPod and..."threadWed, 17 Dec 2014 22:49:54 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 17 Dec 2014 22:49:54 +0000#34356921GOOGLE is COMING FOR YOUR CHILDRENhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183949/google-is-coming-for-your-children "     Google is developing children-specific versions of its products aimed at the..."threadWed, 17 Dec 2014 12:15:16 +0000DisturbiaWed, 17 Dec 2014 12:15:16 +0000#34356647TAG Heuer to take on Apple Watch with smartwatch initiative, plans acquisitionshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183938/tag-heuer-to-take-on-apple-watch-with-smartwatch-initiative-plans-acquisitions "Swiss luxury watch maker TAG Heuer on Tuesday announced plans to bring a branded..."threadTue, 16 Dec 2014 22:11:29 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 16 Dec 2014 22:11:29 +0000#34356328Work on Apple's new Union Square site begins as existing San Francisco store gets Winter Walkhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183937/work-on-apples-new-union-square-site-begins-as-existing-san-francisco-store-gets-winter-walk "Apple's plans to build a new Union Square retail store in San Francisco are finally..."threadTue, 16 Dec 2014 21:30:11 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 16 Dec 2014 21:30:11 +0000#34356262Google faces $18 million fine in The Netherlands over privacy policyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183935/google-faces-18-million-fine-in-the-netherlands-over-privacy-policy "     Google could be slapped with a fine of up to €15 million ($19 million) for..."threadTue, 16 Dec 2014 19:51:36 +0000DisturbiaTue, 16 Dec 2014 19:51:36 +0000#34356175Apple suspends online sales in Russia amid currency turmoilhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183933/apple-suspends-online-sales-in-russia-amid-currency-turmoil ""Extreme" swings in the value of the Russian Ruble have caused Apple to temporarily..."threadTue, 16 Dec 2014 19:32:40 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 16 Dec 2014 19:32:40 +0000#34356150Apple backs Microsoft in data privacy fight against U.S. governmenthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183920/apple-backs-microsoft-in-data-privacy-fight-against-u-s-government "Apple was one of more than 50 private companies and trade associations to sign amicus..."threadTue, 16 Dec 2014 01:32:41 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 16 Dec 2014 01:32:41 +0000#34355715Apple avoids threat of legal action with modified GT Advanced bankruptcy settlementhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183918/apple-avoids-threat-of-legal-action-with-modified-gt-advanced-bankruptcy-settlement "A lawyer representing sapphire maker GT Advanced Technologies on Monday said the..."threadTue, 16 Dec 2014 00:17:00 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 16 Dec 2014 00:17:00 +0000#34355680Apple 'iPod iTunes' antitrust case sent to jury after closing argumentshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183917/apple-ipod-itunes-antitrust-case-sent-to-jury-after-closing-arguments "Closing arguments in a class-action lawsuit against Apple's iPod iTunes ecosystem were..."threadMon, 15 Dec 2014 23:17:28 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 15 Dec 2014 23:17:28 +0000#34355659Judge shows opposition to government's case at start of Apple's e-book antitrust appealhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183912/judge-shows-opposition-to-governments-case-at-start-of-apples-e-book-antitrust-appeal "Apple's appeal of the U.S. government's e-book antitrust case got underway Monday, with..."threadMon, 15 Dec 2014 18:41:55 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 15 Dec 2014 18:41:55 +0000#34355454Eric Schmidt: To Avoid NSA Spying, Keep Your Data In Google's Serviceshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183909/eric-schmidt-to-avoid-nsa-spying-keep-your-data-in-googles-services "ROFLAMO   <a href="http://www.itworld.com/article/2859355/schmidt-nsa-revelations-forced-googl" target="_blank">http://www.itworld.com/article/2859355/schmidt-nsa-revelations-forced-googl</a>..."threadMon, 15 Dec 2014 15:27:19 +0000DisturbiaMon, 15 Dec 2014 15:27:19 +0000#34355354Apple's 2014 holiday ad 'The Song' showcases the human side of its ecosystemhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183904/apples-2014-holiday-ad-the-song-showcases-the-human-side-of-its-ecosystem "Once again this year, Apple is celebrating the holiday season with a 90-second,..."threadSun, 14 Dec 2014 22:45:55 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 14 Dec 2014 22:45:55 +0000#34355126NAS Drive on my WiFi network and securityhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183893/nas-drive-on-my-wifi-network-and-security "So I have a Seagate Central NAS drive on my wifi network, and by default it has a..."threadSat, 13 Dec 2014 20:23:43 +0000hypoluxaSat, 13 Dec 2014 20:23:43 +0000#34354783Former iTunes engineer says Apple wanted to block '100% of non-iTunes clients' http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183876/former-itunes-engineer-says-apple-wanted-to-block-100-of-non-itunes-clients "A former Apple engineer appeared in court on Friday as the final witness of an..."threadSat, 13 Dec 2014 00:37:40 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 13 Dec 2014 00:37:40 +0000#34354530Congress just passed SOPA in secrethttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183874/congress-just-passed-sopa-in-secret "This should be front page news:     General Info and Links: Full text of..."threadFri, 12 Dec 2014 22:43:42 +0000strobeFri, 12 Dec 2014 22:43:42 +0000#34354485Apple's Beats buyout propelled Dr. Dre to the most profitable year of any musician everhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183873/apples-beats-buyout-propelled-dr-dre-to-the-most-profitable-year-of-any-musician-ever "Apple employee, rapper and producer Dr. Dre made an estimated $620 million before taxes..."threadFri, 12 Dec 2014 20:04:39 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 12 Dec 2014 20:04:39 +0000#34354395THESE ADS SUCK ...http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183872/these-ads-suck "AND, I wasted 2+ min of my precious time reading it..."threadFri, 12 Dec 2014 19:38:06 +0000DisturbiaFri, 12 Dec 2014 19:38:06 +0000#34354387Online Apple Store now accepts PayPal payments in US and UKhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183860/online-apple-store-now-accepts-paypal-payments-in-us-and-uk "Apple on Thursday updated its digital storefront to include PayPal as a valid method of..."threadFri, 12 Dec 2014 02:32:57 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 12 Dec 2014 02:32:57 +0000#34353929Contract workers invade Apple campus demanding better pay and working conditionshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183855/contract-workers-invade-apple-campus-demanding-better-pay-and-working-conditions "A group of more than 100 protestors, including civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson,..."threadFri, 12 Dec 2014 00:51:43 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 12 Dec 2014 00:51:43 +0000#34353855Leaked Sony emails reveal possible shooting locations for Steve Jobs biopic, hint at storylinehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183854/leaked-sony-emails-reveal-possible-shooting-locations-for-steve-jobs-biopic-hint-at-storyline "Fallout from a massive Sony Pictures hack continues to provide nuggets of information..."threadFri, 12 Dec 2014 00:17:51 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 12 Dec 2014 00:17:51 +0000#34353844Rare working Apple-1 originally sold by Steve Jobs auctioned off for $365Khttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183853/rare-working-apple-1-originally-sold-by-steve-jobs-auctioned-off-for-365k "A vintage Apple-1 computer with documentation proving it was sold directly by late tech..."threadThu, 11 Dec 2014 23:10:31 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 11 Dec 2014 23:10:31 +0000#34353796Apple CEO Tim Cook wins 'Person of the Year' honor from London's Financial Timeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183847/apple-ceo-tim-cook-wins-person-of-the-year-honor-from-londons-financial-times "For leading Apple to continued financial success, introducing buzzworthy new product..."threadThu, 11 Dec 2014 17:10:58 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 11 Dec 2014 17:10:58 +0000#34353519Nokia confirms Here maps will return to iOS next yearhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183825/nokia-confirms-here-maps-will-return-to-ios-next-year "Finnish telecommunications company Nokia on Wednesday announced that it would bring its..."threadWed, 10 Dec 2014 17:42:55 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 10 Dec 2014 17:42:55 +0000#34352826Time's Person of the Year honor goes to 'the Ebola fighters,' not Apple CEO Tim Cookhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183823/times-person-of-the-year-honor-goes-to-the-ebola-fighters-not-apple-ceo-tim-cook "Apple's chief executive was among those spurned by Time Magazine on Wednesday as the..."threadWed, 10 Dec 2014 16:20:57 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 10 Dec 2014 16:20:57 +0000#34352726PC makers may beat Apple to the punch with new 'fingerprint ID' sensors built into notebook touchpadshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183821/pc-makers-may-beat-apple-to-the-punch-with-new-fingerprint-id-sensors-built-into-notebook-touchpads "While Apple's Touch ID fingerprint sensors remain limited to the latest iPhone and iPad..."threadWed, 10 Dec 2014 15:07:48 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 10 Dec 2014 15:07:48 +0000#34352628Bose products return to Online Apple Store in time for holiday shoppinghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183817/bose-products-return-to-online-apple-store-in-time-for-holiday-shopping "Two months after Apple abruptly removed Bose products from its online and..."threadWed, 10 Dec 2014 06:59:51 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 10 Dec 2014 06:59:51 +0000#34352421Apple lawyers say media only wants to show a 'dead man' in request for Steve Jobs deposition http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183814/apple-lawyers-say-media-only-wants-to-show-a-dead-man-in-request-for-steve-jobs-deposition "Attorneys representing Apple in the company's fight against an iPod iTunes antitrust..."threadWed, 10 Dec 2014 02:34:13 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 10 Dec 2014 02:34:13 +0000#34352316'iPod iTunes' antitrust case to continue on back of new lead plaintiffhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183811/ipod-itunes-antitrust-case-to-continue-on-back-of-new-lead-plaintiff "After veering toward dismissal with eliminations of the two named plaintiffs, an..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 23:47:26 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 09 Dec 2014 23:47:26 +0000#34352230Tim Cook meets with Rev. Jesse Jackson to discuss corporate diversity http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183806/tim-cook-meets-with-rev-jesse-jackson-to-discuss-corporate-diversity "Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down with civil rights activist Rev. Jesse Jackson on Monday to..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 21:56:27 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 09 Dec 2014 21:56:27 +0000#34352130Jeff Daniels linked to troubled Steve Jobs biopic, Sony leak shows Sorkin wanted Tom Cruise for lead role [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183805/jeff-daniels-linked-to-troubled-steve-jobs-biopic-sony-leak-shows-sorkin-wanted-tom-cruise-for-lead-role-u ""Newsroom" star Jeff Daniels looks likely to play former Apple CEO John Sculley in the..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 19:13:58 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 09 Dec 2014 19:13:58 +0000#34351969Apple to add 7th NYC store next year with new Brooklyn locationhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183801/apple-to-add-7th-nyc-store-next-year-with-new-brooklyn-location "Brooklyn will reportedly become the third of New York City's five boroughs to house an..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 14:42:50 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 09 Dec 2014 14:42:50 +0000#34351708Major news outlets seek permission to broadcast Steve Jobs deposition in iTunes antitrust suithttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183800/major-news-outlets-seek-permission-to-broadcast-steve-jobs-deposition-in-itunes-antitrust-suit "Three major news organizations have filed a motion to release footage of a deposition..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 13:32:56 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 09 Dec 2014 13:32:56 +0000#34351641Apple to build major new R&D facility in Japan, prime minister revealshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183799/apple-to-build-major-new-r-d-facility-in-japan-prime-minister-reveals "Apple is on the verge of announcing a 'cutting-edge' new research and development..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 12:24:53 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 09 Dec 2014 12:24:53 +0000#34351607Apple's first patent reassignment from PrimeSense buy hints at 3D mapping on Apple TV, iPhonehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183798/apples-first-patent-reassignment-from-primesense-buy-hints-at-3d-mapping-on-apple-tv-iphone "Apple on Tuesday was assigned patent rights to a projection-based 3D mapping solution..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 11:18:52 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 09 Dec 2014 11:18:52 +0000#34351580'iPod iTunes' anti-trust lawsuit loses last standing plaintiff [update: motion to dismiss denied]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183795/ipod-itunes-anti-trust-lawsuit-loses-last-standing-plaintiff-update-motion-to-dismiss-denied "During court proceedings in iTunes lawsuit on Monday, new evidence presented by Apple..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 01:25:19 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 09 Dec 2014 01:25:19 +0000#34351413Natalie Portman declines role in Steve Jobs biopichttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183794/natalie-portman-declines-role-in-steve-jobs-biopic "It appears another big-name actor has passed on the opportunity to work on Aaron..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 00:35:38 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 09 Dec 2014 00:35:38 +0000#34351383