AppleInsider - Mac Hardware - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Tue, 03 Mar 2015 03:48:00 +0000Piper Jaffray pegs stainless steel Apple Watch price at $499, Edition at $4,999http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185018/piper-jaffray-pegs-stainless-steel-apple-watch-price-at-499-edition-at-4-999 "Investment firm Piper Jaffray issued a report on Monday breaking down expected Apple..."threadTue, 03 Mar 2015 02:55:51 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 03 Mar 2015 02:55:51 +0000#34411146Apple Watch carried codename 'Gizmo,' former Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch spearheaded softwarehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185012/apple-watch-carried-codename-gizmo-former-adobe-cto-kevin-lynch-spearheaded-software "With the retail launch of the Apple Watch fast approaching, tidbits on the development..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 20:44:30 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 20:44:30 +0000#34410731CarPlay, not an Apple Car, likely catalyst of Swiss trademark filinghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185011/carplay-not-an-apple-car-likely-catalyst-of-swiss-trademark-filing "Apple recently extended its trademark protection in Switzerland to include automobiles,..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 19:51:50 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 19:51:50 +0000#34410678Killer Deal: Free LG optical drive, Free Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Pro headphones, and up to $350 off all BTO MacBook Pros with AppleCarehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185005/killer-deal-free-lg-optical-drive-free-audio-technica-ath-m50x-pro-headphones-and-up-to-350-off-all-bto-macbook-pros-with-applecare "For a limited time, we've teamed up with one of Apple's authorized resellers to give..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 16:13:20 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 16:13:20 +0000#34410361Variety of Apple Watch stylings for men spotlighted in Hong Kong fashion magazine spreadhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185000/variety-of-apple-watch-stylings-for-men-spotlighted-in-hong-kong-fashion-magazine-spread "The latest magazine to offer a closer look at the Apple Watch comes from Hong Kong,..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 13:22:27 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 13:22:27 +0000#34410216Apple Watch featured in UK's Style magazine, Space Gray Sport version quoted at $349http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184995/apple-watch-featured-in-uks-style-magazine-space-gray-sport-version-quoted-at-349 "Following cover stories in major publications across China, France and the U.S., Apple..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 00:41:20 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 00:41:20 +0000#34409867Apple Watch to reportedly offer 'Power Reserve' to help extend battery lifehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184993/apple-watch-to-reportedly-offer-power-reserve-to-help-extend-battery-life "Apple will offer a low power mode on Apple Watch to help boost it through longer days,..."threadSun, 01 Mar 2015 21:16:34 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 01 Mar 2015 21:16:34 +0000#34409684Tim Cook says Apple Watch will replace electronic car keys, confirms Apple Store revamphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184979/tim-cook-says-apple-watch-will-replace-electronic-car-keys-confirms-apple-store-revamp "Apple is already attempting to eliminate the need for consumers to carry a wallet and..."threadFri, 27 Feb 2015 16:18:58 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 27 Feb 2015 16:18:58 +0000#34407786Vogue Paris calls the Apple Watch 'a small revolution' in new two-page spreadhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184977/vogue-paris-calls-the-apple-watch-a-small-revolution-in-new-two-page-spread "Apple's marketing blitzkrieg for the upcoming Apple Watch has made it to the pages of..."threadFri, 27 Feb 2015 14:46:25 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 27 Feb 2015 14:46:25 +0000#34407632Apple partner Imagination unveils PowerVR 'super-GPU' with 512 ALU cores for game consoleshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184956/apple-partner-imagination-unveils-powervr-super-gpu-with-512-alu-cores-for-game-consoles "Imagination Technologies, the company who designs the graphics processors used in..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 14:52:19 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Feb 2015 14:52:19 +0000#3440611712-page print ad & digital video showcase Apple Watch in March issue of Voguehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184941/12-page-print-ad-digital-video-showcase-apple-watch-in-march-issue-of-vogue "As the April launch of the Apple Watch fast approaches, Apple has taken out a major..."threadWed, 25 Feb 2015 18:32:47 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 25 Feb 2015 18:32:47 +0000#34405285Rumor: Tim Cook reveals waterproofing on Apple Watch has improved since unveiling, can be worn in showerhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184937/rumor-tim-cook-reveals-waterproofing-on-apple-watch-has-improved-since-unveiling-can-be-worn-in-shower "Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook was reportedly overheard telling a retail employee in..."threadWed, 25 Feb 2015 15:01:40 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 25 Feb 2015 15:01:40 +0000#34405075Just 6.8M smartwatches sold in 2014 at an average price of $189http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184935/just-6-8m-smartwatches-sold-in-2014-at-an-average-price-of-189 "In yet another sign that the forthcoming Apple Watch is poised to shake up the..."threadWed, 25 Feb 2015 13:52:22 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 25 Feb 2015 13:52:22 +0000#34405025Interesting news at Global Foundries besides Samsung's 10nmhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184931/interesting-news-at-global-foundries-besides-samsungs-10nm "Source:..."threadWed, 25 Feb 2015 01:52:04 +0000mdriftmeyerWed, 25 Feb 2015 01:52:04 +0000#34404778Rumor: Apple poaching Samsung experts in chips, batteries, morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184903/rumor-apple-poaching-samsung-experts-in-chips-batteries-more "With its latest recruiting efforts, Apple is allegedly targeting "experts in..."threadMon, 23 Feb 2015 13:59:46 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 23 Feb 2015 13:59:46 +0000#34403102Apple announces repair program for MacBook Pro laptops exhibiting video issueshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184874/apple-announces-repair-program-for-macbook-pro-laptops-exhibiting-video-issues "Apple on Thursday announced a new repair program for certain previous-generation..."threadThu, 19 Feb 2015 23:08:01 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Feb 2015 23:08:01 +0000#34401228Rumor: Unique display to showcase Apple Watch at high-end Paris department storehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184872/rumor-unique-display-to-showcase-apple-watch-at-high-end-paris-department-store "In yet another sign of how Apple may market its upcoming wearable device to the..."threadThu, 19 Feb 2015 20:52:12 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Feb 2015 20:52:12 +0000#34401156Apple poaching suit potentially tied to A123's high-performance electric vehicle batterieshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184870/apple-poaching-suit-potentially-tied-to-a123s-high-performance-electric-vehicle-batteries "A123 Systems, which filed a lawsuit this month accusing Apple of unfairly poaching its..."threadThu, 19 Feb 2015 18:04:05 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Feb 2015 18:04:05 +0000#34400976Apple Watch makes US magazine cover debut with model Candice Swanepoelhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184856/apple-watch-makes-us-magazine-cover-debut-with-model-candice-swanepoel "Supermodel Candice Swanepoel, best known for her work as a Victoria's Secret Angel,..."threadWed, 18 Feb 2015 22:54:34 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 18 Feb 2015 22:54:34 +0000#34400287Killer iMac 5K Deal: Free AppleCare, Free Canon PIXMA AIO printer and $50-$150 offhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184853/killer-imac-5k-deal-free-applecare-free-canon-pixma-aio-printer-and-50-150-off "For a limited time, AppleInsider has re-teamed with one of Apple's authorized resellers..."threadWed, 18 Feb 2015 20:05:30 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 18 Feb 2015 20:05:30 +0000#34400154Retired GM chief Dan Akerson likens rumored Apple car program to 'trying to cough up a hairball'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184851/retired-gm-chief-dan-akerson-likens-rumored-apple-car-program-to-trying-to-cough-up-a-hairball "Following a five-year run in Detroit that saw him inexplicably chosen to oversee..."threadWed, 18 Feb 2015 18:28:16 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 18 Feb 2015 18:28:16 +0000#34399974Rumor: Apple to add Touch ID to Retina MacBook Air as well as future Magic Mouse and Magic Trackpadhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184821/rumor-apple-to-add-touch-id-to-retina-macbook-air-as-well-as-future-magic-mouse-and-magic-trackpad "Apple may be planning an expansion of its Touch ID fingerprint authentication..."threadTue, 17 Feb 2015 16:52:33 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 17 Feb 2015 16:52:33 +0000#34398843Apple wins patent for a head-mounted iPhone virtual reality displayhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184817/apple-wins-patent-for-a-head-mounted-iphone-virtual-reality-display "In a concept similar to Samsung's Gear VR, Apple has been awarded a patent for a device..."threadTue, 17 Feb 2015 14:34:42 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 17 Feb 2015 14:34:42 +0000#343986885M+ Apple Watch units to be built for launch, 18k gold 'Edition' could be Apple's most expensive product everhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184815/5m-apple-watch-units-to-be-built-for-launch-18k-gold-edition-could-be-apples-most-expensive-product-ever "Apple and its suppliers are gearing up for the debut of the Apple Watch in April, with..."threadTue, 17 Feb 2015 13:23:43 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 17 Feb 2015 13:23:43 +0000#34398631Apple scrapped advanced Apple Watch health monitoring features due to reliability issueshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184813/apple-scrapped-advanced-apple-watch-health-monitoring-features-due-to-reliability-issues "In designing its first wearable device in the Apple Watch, Apple looked to incorporate..."threadTue, 17 Feb 2015 03:33:00 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 17 Feb 2015 03:33:00 +0000#34398449Apple reportedly learning how to develop self-driving electric carshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184795/apple-reportedly-learning-how-to-develop-self-driving-electric-cars "In the latest high-profile claim surrounding Apple's rumored electric car project,..."threadSat, 14 Feb 2015 15:15:07 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 14 Feb 2015 15:15:07 +0000#34396864APPLE THE COMPANYhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184789/apple-the-company "I am constantly amazed by looking at comments on AI about what almost everyone thinks..."threadFri, 13 Feb 2015 21:14:00 +0000bobbyfozzFri, 13 Feb 2015 21:14:00 +0000#34396251Automotive executives being recruited for 'top-secret' project at Apple [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184787/automotive-executives-being-recruited-for-top-secret-project-at-apple-u "Rumors of a new vehicle-related project underway at Apple continue to surface, with yet..."threadFri, 13 Feb 2015 19:18:13 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 13 Feb 2015 19:18:13 +0000#34396098Apple concept would improve iPhone camera quality with use of mirrorshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184771/apple-concept-would-improve-iphone-camera-quality-with-use-of-mirrors "In its quest to build smaller phones that still somehow offer better photo taking..."threadThu, 12 Feb 2015 14:26:38 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 12 Feb 2015 14:26:38 +0000#34394935Apple gearing up for early-2015 MacBook Air refresh, begins pruning inventory & halting shipmentshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184750/apple-gearing-up-for-early-2015-macbook-air-refresh-begins-pruning-inventory-halting-shipments "With the launch of new MacBook Air models featuring Intel's latest-generation Broadwell..."threadTue, 10 Feb 2015 21:25:04 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 10 Feb 2015 21:25:04 +0000#34393368VESA's new DisplayPort standard will enable ultra-res 8K displays, improve battery lifehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184747/vesas-new-displayport-standard-will-enable-ultra-res-8k-displays-improve-battery-life "The latest Embedded DisplayPort standard will help pave the way for future ultra-high..."threadTue, 10 Feb 2015 16:39:44 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 10 Feb 2015 16:39:44 +0000#34393075Rumor: Apple to launch MacBook Air refresh with Intel Broadwell chips Feb. 24http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184731/rumor-apple-to-launch-macbook-air-refresh-with-intel-broadwell-chips-feb-24 "Apple may be planning to debut a relatively minor update for its existing MacBook Air..."threadMon, 09 Feb 2015 13:42:29 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 09 Feb 2015 13:42:29 +0000#34391847RAM Upgrade of 13" Macbook Pro Retinahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184703/ram-upgrade-of-13-macbook-pro-retina "Hi there, Can I know if I purchase a new 13" Macbook Pro, whether it is possible to..."threadSun, 08 Feb 2015 18:53:46 +0000ryan_khooSun, 08 Feb 2015 18:53:46 +0000#34391605Job listing offers glimpse at advanced medical research being conducted by Applehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184677/job-listing-offers-glimpse-at-advanced-medical-research-being-conducted-by-apple "With the launch of the health- and fitness-focused Apple Watch fast approaching, Apple..."threadFri, 06 Feb 2015 18:27:19 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 06 Feb 2015 18:27:19 +0000#34390560Apple shows continued interest in embedding Touch ID fingerprint sensors into touchscreen displayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184654/apple-shows-continued-interest-in-embedding-touch-id-fingerprint-sensors-into-touchscreen-displays "Future iPhones and iPads could move Apple's Touch ID fingerprint sensor from the..."threadThu, 05 Feb 2015 17:25:01 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 05 Feb 2015 17:25:01 +0000#34389674After whipping Intel, Nvidia & AMD in mobile chips, sky's the limit for Apple Inc's silicon design teamhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184651/after-whipping-intel-nvidia-amd-in-mobile-chips-skys-the-limit-for-apple-incs-silicon-design-team "While rumors have long claimed that Apple has plans to replace Intel's x86 chips in..."threadThu, 05 Feb 2015 09:39:54 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 05 Feb 2015 09:39:54 +0000#34389439Apple affirmed to return to Samsung for 14nm 'A9' chips for next iPhones, iPadshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184643/apple-affirmed-to-return-to-samsung-for-14nm-a9-chips-for-next-iphones-ipads "Yet another publication has reported that Apple will once again rely on Samsung for its..."threadWed, 04 Feb 2015 19:59:41 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 04 Feb 2015 19:59:41 +0000#34389015Rumor: Apple to hold event this month to unveil Retina MacBook Air & finalize Apple Watch specshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184642/rumor-apple-to-hold-event-this-month-to-unveil-retina-macbook-air-finalize-apple-watch-specs "Apple may be planning to hold a media event in late February to showcase the final..."threadWed, 04 Feb 2015 18:50:12 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 04 Feb 2015 18:50:12 +0000#34388927Apple's stylus receiver concept would improve the precision of digital pen-based inputhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184560/apples-stylus-receiver-concept-would-improve-the-precision-of-digital-pen-based-input "As recent rumors have suggested Apple could offer a simple stylus to enhance a larger..."threadThu, 29 Jan 2015 15:29:11 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 29 Jan 2015 15:29:11 +0000#34384188eBay developing Apple Watch software with ties to iOS apphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184540/ebay-developing-apple-watch-software-with-ties-to-ios-app "Apple Watch owners may never need to worry about being outbid in an eBay auction again,..."threadWed, 28 Jan 2015 02:46:12 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 28 Jan 2015 02:46:12 +0000#34382824Samsung reportedly nabs 75% of Apple's next-gen 'A9' SoC ordershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184500/samsung-reportedly-nabs-75-of-apples-next-gen-a9-soc-orders "Samsung has won a huge percentage of orders for the production of Apple's..."threadMon, 26 Jan 2015 09:17:17 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 26 Jan 2015 09:17:17 +0000#34381200Will there be a new MacPro in 2015 ?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184465/will-there-be-a-new-macpro-in-2015 "Hi there...   I currently have a MacPro 2010 (Mid 2010), 2 x 2.93 GHz 6-Core Intel..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 09:35:24 +0000CreativeAntoFri, 23 Jan 2015 09:35:24 +0000#34379104Supposed 12" MacBook Air display assembly shown off in new photo sethttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184463/supposed-12-macbook-air-display-assembly-shown-off-in-new-photo-set "A fresh set of photos from the Far East popped up online Friday purporting to show an..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 05:35:08 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 23 Jan 2015 05:35:08 +0000#34379035Rumor: Apple shooting for 19 hours of Apple Watch battery life under normal conditions, 2.5 hours 'heavy' usehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184449/rumor-apple-shooting-for-19-hours-of-apple-watch-battery-life-under-normal-conditions-2-5-hours-heavy-use "Apple is targeting 19 hours of battery life under mixed usage conditions for its..."threadThu, 22 Jan 2015 22:24:26 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 22 Jan 2015 22:24:26 +0000#34378616Developer NimbleBit announces Apple Watch support for upcoming letter puzzle gamehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184425/developer-nimblebit-announces-apple-watch-support-for-upcoming-letter-puzzle-game "Third-party app developer NimbleBit, known for 8-bit style real-time simulation games,..."threadThu, 22 Jan 2015 03:31:07 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 22 Jan 2015 03:31:07 +0000#34377971TAG Heuer CEO calls Apple Watch biggest threat to traditional timepieces, says likely to wear onehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184396/tag-heuer-ceo-calls-apple-watch-biggest-threat-to-traditional-timepieces-says-likely-to-wear-one "Just months after Jean-Claude Biver voiced harsh criticism over Apple Watch, the TAG..."threadWed, 21 Jan 2015 04:03:42 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 21 Jan 2015 04:03:42 +0000#34376812With Apple Watch near, FDA clarifies regulatory stance on health-tracking wearableshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184390/with-apple-watch-near-fda-clarifies-regulatory-stance-on-health-tracking-wearables "The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued preliminary guidance that defines the..."threadTue, 20 Jan 2015 14:05:24 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 20 Jan 2015 14:05:24 +0000#34376322Intel CEO confident chipmaker can keep powering Apple's Macs by innovatinghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184349/intel-ceo-confident-chipmaker-can-keep-powering-apples-macs-by-innovating "Amid increasing chatter that Apple may consider migrating the Mac to its own in-house..."threadFri, 16 Jan 2015 15:19:54 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 16 Jan 2015 15:19:54 +0000#34373679Five barriers that might hold Apple back from moving Intel Macs to custom ARM chipshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184347/five-barriers-that-might-hold-apple-back-from-moving-intel-macs-to-custom-arm-chips "Shortly after Apple introduced its first custom A4 Application Processor in 2010 to..."threadFri, 16 Jan 2015 13:24:07 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 16 Jan 2015 13:24:07 +0000#34373619Apple concept shows how Touch ID home button could serve as more complex input controller http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184338/apple-concept-shows-how-touch-id-home-button-could-serve-as-more-complex-input-controller "The technology that drives the Touch ID home button could be used for much more than..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 18:54:48 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 15 Jan 2015 18:54:48 +0000#34373018