AppleInsider - Mobile - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Thu, 29 Jan 2015 00:15:54 +0000Qualcomm lowers revenue forecasts as Apple squeezes its best customershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184555/qualcomm-lowers-revenue-forecasts-as-apple-squeezes-its-best-customers "Chipmaker Qualcomm on Wednesday revised its revenue forecast downward for 2015, lopping..."threadThu, 29 Jan 2015 00:13:13 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 29 Jan 2015 00:13:13 +0000#34383748China to demand source code access, backdoors in some tech productshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184553/china-to-demand-source-code-access-backdoors-in-some-tech-products "China's central government has introduced new procurement regulations that would force..."threadWed, 28 Jan 2015 22:38:04 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 28 Jan 2015 22:38:04 +0000#34383683Sony to shutter iTunes & Beats Music competitor Music Unlimited, partner with Spotifyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184552/sony-to-shutter-itunes-beats-music-competitor-music-unlimited-partner-with-spotify "Struggling Japanese electronics maker Sony has conceded defeat in the digital music..."threadWed, 28 Jan 2015 21:00:46 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 28 Jan 2015 21:00:46 +0000#34383582Google Play downloads are growing, but Apple's App Store commands 70% of revenuehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184549/google-play-downloads-are-growing-but-apples-app-store-commands-70-of-revenue "Downloads still aren't translating to dollars for Google and developers who create..."threadWed, 28 Jan 2015 14:45:39 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 28 Jan 2015 14:45:39 +0000#34383226Apple iPad sales slumped 18% in Q1, but Cook still sees 'bright future' for platformhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184539/apple-ipad-sales-slumped-18-in-q1-but-cook-still-sees-bright-future-for-platform "As many industry analysts predicted, iPad sales saw a steep year-over-year decline for..."threadWed, 28 Jan 2015 01:43:37 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 28 Jan 2015 01:43:37 +0000#34382785Apple shipped one billionth iOS device in Q1, expects continued iPhone momentumhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184536/apple-shipped-one-billionth-ios-device-in-q1-expects-continued-iphone-momentum "During its quarterly conference call on Tuesday, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced the..."threadTue, 27 Jan 2015 23:33:45 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 27 Jan 2015 23:33:45 +0000#34382657Apple Pay launches at 200K self-service stations, including parking, laundry & vending machineshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184531/apple-pay-launches-at-200k-self-service-stations-including-parking-laundry-vending-machines "More than 200,000 self-service stations across America -- including vending machines,..."threadTue, 27 Jan 2015 21:16:18 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 27 Jan 2015 21:16:18 +0000#34382348Briefly: Apple TV gains 120 Sports channel, Twitter adds group messaginghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184529/briefly-apple-tv-gains-120-sports-channel-twitter-adds-group-messaging "Apple on Thursday added yet another sports channel to the ever-expanding Apple TV..."threadTue, 27 Jan 2015 19:41:29 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 27 Jan 2015 19:41:29 +0000#34382263Apple Inc's once slower Q2 now getting a boost from China's Lunar New Year holidayhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184528/apple-incs-once-slower-q2-now-getting-a-boost-from-chinas-lunar-new-year-holiday "Over the last fifteen years, brisk sales of iPods and then iPhones once predictably..."threadTue, 27 Jan 2015 19:25:12 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 27 Jan 2015 19:25:12 +0000#34382246Apple releases iOS 8.1.3 reducing storage required to update, squashing Spotlight bugs, morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184526/apple-releases-ios-8-1-3-reducing-storage-required-to-update-squashing-spotlight-bugs-more "Apple on Tuesday issued an update for its iOS mobile operating system, addressing..."threadTue, 27 Jan 2015 18:05:30 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 27 Jan 2015 18:05:30 +0000#34382159Canalys says Apple sold more smartphones in China than any other brand over the holidayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184525/canalys-says-apple-sold-more-smartphones-in-china-than-any-other-brand-over-the-holidays "Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have propelled the company to the top of the smartphone..."threadTue, 27 Jan 2015 17:59:45 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 27 Jan 2015 17:59:45 +0000#34382152Apple develops sensor-laden glass to monitor, analyze device treatmenthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184523/apple-develops-sensor-laden-glass-to-monitor-analyze-device-treatment "It could soon be more difficult to fool Genius Bar employees into servicing an iPhone..."threadTue, 27 Jan 2015 16:12:16 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 27 Jan 2015 16:12:16 +0000#34382054Roundup: The best ways to stave off cabin fever with your iPhone or iPadhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184522/roundup-the-best-ways-to-stave-off-cabin-fever-with-your-iphone-or-ipad "We all know what it's like to be stuck indoors thanks to inclement weather...."threadTue, 27 Jan 2015 14:30:16 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 27 Jan 2015 14:30:16 +0000#34382012Western Union now accepting Apple Pay for sending money transfershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184521/western-union-now-accepting-apple-pay-for-sending-money-transfers "Thousands of Western Union locations will begin accepting Apple Pay, the company..."threadTue, 27 Jan 2015 14:07:07 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 27 Jan 2015 14:07:07 +0000#34382007Apple's Photos beta for iCloud.com gets new image viewing and sharing optionshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184516/apples-photos-beta-for-icloud-com-gets-new-image-viewing-and-sharing-options "Apple added a few new features to Photos beta in a recent update to its iCloud.com hub,..."threadMon, 26 Jan 2015 22:16:12 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 26 Jan 2015 22:16:12 +0000#34381673Apple Pay makes the cut for PGA Tour in MasterCard partnershiphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184513/apple-pay-makes-the-cut-for-pga-tour-in-mastercard-partnership "Starting this weekend at the Waste Management Open, Apple Pay contactless payments on..."threadMon, 26 Jan 2015 20:34:51 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 26 Jan 2015 20:34:51 +0000#34381596Apple closing independent TestFlight service at the end of Februaryhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184508/apple-closing-independent-testflight-service-at-the-end-of-february "Developers still using the old, independent TestFlight service for beta testing iOS..."threadMon, 26 Jan 2015 17:01:49 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 26 Jan 2015 17:01:49 +0000#34381454Fingerprint sensor for Google's Nexus 6 was nixed after Apple bought AuthenTechttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184507/fingerprint-sensor-for-googles-nexus-6-was-nixed-after-apple-bought-authentec "Motorola did intend to include a Touch ID-like fingerprint sensor in its Android..."threadMon, 26 Jan 2015 16:07:18 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 26 Jan 2015 16:07:18 +0000#34381392Apple brings back complimentary iTunes content with new 'Free on iTunes' sectionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184505/apple-brings-back-complimentary-itunes-content-with-new-free-on-itunes-section "Consumers who lamented the cancellation of Apple's long-running "Single of the Week"..."threadMon, 26 Jan 2015 14:19:03 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 26 Jan 2015 14:19:03 +0000#34381303Russian version of AppleInsider.app is synching w my iCloud. What is it doing there?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184498/russian-version-of-appleinsider-app-is-synching-w-my-icloud-what-is-it-doing-there "I installed the Russian version of your AppleInsider app accidentally on my first..."threadSun, 25 Jan 2015 21:09:30 +0000stevenozSun, 25 Jan 2015 21:09:30 +0000#34380959Review: Mobile Home puts Siri in the driver's seathttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184484/review-mobile-home-puts-siri-in-the-drivers-seat "Apple's Siri is a great tool for safely automating iPhone tasks while driving, but..."threadSat, 24 Jan 2015 05:52:26 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 24 Jan 2015 05:52:26 +0000#34379862Apple's Beats Music, others hit by lawsuit for allegedly misappropriating pre-1972 musichttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184482/apples-beats-music-others-hit-by-lawsuit-for-allegedly-misappropriating-pre-1972-music "Streaming music services like Apple's Beats Music, Google Play, Rdio and others are..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 22:57:28 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 23 Jan 2015 22:57:28 +0000#34379667Apple's HomeKit MFi program only began in November, chips still being finalizedhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184475/apples-homekit-mfi-program-only-began-in-november-chips-still-being-finalized "Manufacturers of "connected home" devices that wish to integrate with HomeKit..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 19:02:29 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 23 Jan 2015 19:02:29 +0000#34379474Apple captured half of U.S. mobile phone activations in Q4, demand still at record highhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184471/apple-captured-half-of-u-s-mobile-phone-activations-in-q4-demand-still-at-record-high "Record sales of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus propelled Apple to a dominant position in the..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 17:24:18 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 23 Jan 2015 17:24:18 +0000#34379355How AMD and Nvidia lost the mobile GPU chip business to Apple -- with help from Samsung and Googlehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184466/how-amd-and-nvidia-lost-the-mobile-gpu-chip-business-to-apple-with-help-from-samsung-and-google "Between 2006 and 2013, AMD & Nvidia fumbled the ball in mobile chips, losing their..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 09:51:25 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 23 Jan 2015 09:51:25 +0000#34379105iPhone usage rates correlate to education and population density, study findshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184461/iphone-usage-rates-correlate-to-education-and-population-density-study-finds "According to a new study published on Thursday, usage rates of Apple's iPhone in the..."threadFri, 23 Jan 2015 00:24:16 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 23 Jan 2015 00:24:16 +0000#34378763Apple exploring smarter Smart Cover, new gesture controls for iPadhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184446/apple-exploring-smarter-smart-cover-new-gesture-controls-for-ipad "Future iPads could come with even fewer physical buttons, as Apple is evaluating new..."threadThu, 22 Jan 2015 15:25:09 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 22 Jan 2015 15:25:09 +0000#34378298Twitter debuts While you were away' posts on iOS, Web version coming soonhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184423/twitter-debuts-while-you-were-away-posts-on-ios-web-version-coming-soon "Twitter on Wednesday announced "While you were away" recaps, a new feature designed to..."threadThu, 22 Jan 2015 00:42:40 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 22 Jan 2015 00:42:40 +0000#34377886Increased adoption of iPhone 6 Plus in U.S., China set to boost Apple Inc profit marginshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184414/increased-adoption-of-iphone-6-plus-in-u-s-china-set-to-boost-apple-inc-profit-margins "Usage data from Apple's two largest markets is showing a significant increase in..."threadWed, 21 Jan 2015 16:11:44 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 21 Jan 2015 16:11:44 +0000#34377255NSA leaker Edward Snowden refuses to use Apple's iPhone over spying concerns - reporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184413/nsa-leaker-edward-snowden-refuses-to-use-apples-iphone-over-spying-concerns-report "Infamous former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, responsible for..."threadWed, 21 Jan 2015 16:03:04 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 21 Jan 2015 16:03:04 +0000#34377252Bugs in Qualcomm's 64-bit Snapdragon 810 may force Samsung to use its own Exynos chips in Galaxy S6 http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184404/bugs-in-qualcomms-64-bit-snapdragon-810-may-force-samsung-to-use-its-own-exynos-chips-in-galaxy-s6 "A new report claims that Samsung has decided against using Qualcomm's 64-bit Snapdragon..."threadWed, 21 Jan 2015 08:18:38 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 21 Jan 2015 08:18:38 +0000#34376926Sales of Apple's iPhone surge in Asia as rival Samsung ebbshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184397/sales-of-apples-iphone-surge-in-asia-as-rival-samsung-ebbs "Fresh research published on Wednesday shows Apple's latest iPhone 6 and 6 Plus handsets..."threadWed, 21 Jan 2015 04:53:38 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 21 Jan 2015 04:53:38 +0000#34376832Google updates Chrome Web browser for iOS with OS X Handoff support, 'material design'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184394/google-updates-chrome-web-browser-for-ios-with-os-x-handoff-support-material-design "With a Tuesday update to its Chrome browser for iOS, Google expanded its new "material..."threadTue, 20 Jan 2015 23:08:43 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 20 Jan 2015 23:08:43 +0000#34376627After eating Intel's mobile lunch, Apple could next devour Qualcomm's Baseband Processor businesshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184389/after-eating-intels-mobile-lunch-apple-could-next-devour-qualcomms-baseband-processor-business "While rumors have long claimed that Apple has plans to replace Intel's x86 chips in..."threadTue, 20 Jan 2015 11:10:17 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 20 Jan 2015 11:10:17 +0000#34376263Apple once again alerts iOS 8 app developers to upcoming 64-bit requirement http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184376/apple-once-again-alerts-ios-8-app-developers-to-upcoming-64-bit-requirement "Apple on Monday posted a note to the News and Updates section of its Developer website..."threadTue, 20 Jan 2015 01:36:02 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 20 Jan 2015 01:36:02 +0000#34376058How Intel lost the mobile chip business to Apple's Ax ARM Application Processorshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184374/how-intel-lost-the-mobile-chip-business-to-apples-ax-arm-application-processors "Between 2005 and 2014, Intel fumbled the ball in mobile chips, losing its position as..."threadMon, 19 Jan 2015 20:42:43 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 19 Jan 2015 20:42:43 +0000#34375882Amazon expands original content program with feature films as Apple TV adds more live sportshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184371/amazon-expands-original-content-program-with-feature-films-as-apple-tv-adds-more-live-sports "With access to in-demand content an increasingly important differentiator for internet..."threadMon, 19 Jan 2015 16:13:30 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 19 Jan 2015 16:13:30 +0000#34375704KGI: Apple likely to launch simple stylus to enhance upcoming 12.9-inch iPad user experience; advanced model with 3D handwriting due laterhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184365/kgi-apple-likely-to-launch-simple-stylus-to-enhance-upcoming-12-9-inch-ipad-user-experience-advanced-model-with-3d-handwriting-due-later "Apple is likely to launch a hardware stylus to enhance the user experience for its..."threadSun, 18 Jan 2015 14:04:17 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 18 Jan 2015 14:04:17 +0000#34374932The road ahead: 3 ways Apple could push Maps forward with iOS 9 in 2015 http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184364/the-road-ahead-3-ways-apple-could-push-maps-forward-with-ios-9-in-2015 "Just under three years after Apple evicted Google Maps from iOS, Cupertino's own..."threadSun, 18 Jan 2015 11:28:37 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 18 Jan 2015 11:28:37 +0000#34374874Three men tunnel into Beijing warehouse, make off with $300,000 worth of iPhoneshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184361/three-men-tunnel-into-beijing-warehouse-make-off-with-300-000-worth-of-iphones "Police in Beijing have arrested three men accused of stealing 240 iPhone 6 units from a..."threadSat, 17 Jan 2015 15:24:06 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 17 Jan 2015 15:24:06 +0000#34374449Google in talks to purchase Apple Pay competitor Softcard, report sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184357/google-in-talks-to-purchase-apple-pay-competitor-softcard-report-says "A report on Friday claims Google is looking to strengthen its mobile payments solution..."threadSat, 17 Jan 2015 02:57:59 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 17 Jan 2015 02:57:59 +0000#34374166Apple's Swift rockets up programming language rankings, jumps 46 spotshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184343/apples-swift-rockets-up-programming-language-rankings-jumps-46-spots "Just six months after its introduction at WWDC 2014, Apple's Swift continues to..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 22:44:57 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 15 Jan 2015 22:44:57 +0000#34373295Baking iBooks into iOS 8 has led to 1M new users for Apple every weekhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184341/baking-ibooks-into-ios-8-has-led-to-1m-new-users-for-apple-every-week "Apple's iBookstore has averaged a million new customers every week since iOS 8 launched..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 20:45:43 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 15 Jan 2015 20:45:43 +0000#34373176Bank of America customers activate 1.1 million cards on Apple Payhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184335/bank-of-america-customers-activate-1-1-million-cards-on-apple-pay "Apple Pay launch partner Bank of America on Thursday revealed that nearly 800,000 of..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 15:29:58 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 15 Jan 2015 15:29:58 +0000#34372826Apple's 'iPhone 6s' again rumored to feature 'Force Touch', 2GB RAMhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184334/apples-iphone-6s-again-rumored-to-feature-force-touch-2gb-ram "For the second time in as many days, a report from Asia claims that Apple plans to..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 14:32:26 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 15 Jan 2015 14:32:26 +0000#34372763Parallels Access for iOS updated with new file manager, extensibility supporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184329/parallels-access-for-ios-updated-with-new-file-manager-extensibility-support "Parallels on Thursday updated its Parallels Access app for iOS, adding a robust file..."threadThu, 15 Jan 2015 08:44:27 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 15 Jan 2015 08:44:27 +0000#34372441Samsung offers to buy BlackBerry for $7.5 billion - report [ux2: denied]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184325/samsung-offers-to-buy-blackberry-for-7-5-billion-report-ux2-denied "Two Apple rivals may come together in an effort to take on the iPhone, with a new..."threadWed, 14 Jan 2015 20:57:52 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 14 Jan 2015 20:57:52 +0000#34372039Apple retail promoting laptop-style iPad keyboards, iOS game controllers in hardware pushhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184324/apple-retail-promoting-laptop-style-ipad-keyboards-ios-game-controllers-in-hardware-push "With the hardware ecosystem surrounding Apple's mobile devices continuing to grow, the..."threadWed, 14 Jan 2015 20:52:11 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 14 Jan 2015 20:52:11 +0000#34372030Facebook at Work soft launches on App Store, Skype for iPhone gains quick conversationshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184318/facebook-at-work-soft-launches-on-app-store-skype-for-iphone-gains-quick-conversations "Facebook on Wednesday debuted in limited release a new iOS application allowing..."threadWed, 14 Jan 2015 17:08:58 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 14 Jan 2015 17:08:58 +0000#34371807Apple may shun Intel for custom A-series chips in new Macs within 1-2 yearshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184317/apple-may-shun-intel-for-custom-a-series-chips-in-new-macs-within-1-2-years "Mac buyers in 2016 and beyond could have the option of purchasing a machine powered by..."threadWed, 14 Jan 2015 15:43:23 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 14 Jan 2015 15:43:23 +0000#34371708