AppleInsider - General Discussion - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:16:28 +0000Apple said to cut some 200 jobs from Beats as acquisition closing date loomshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181637/apple-said-to-cut-some-200-jobs-from-beats-as-acquisition-closing-date-looms "As Apple takes control of Beats Music and Beats Electronics, the Cupertino, Calif...."threadThu, 31 Jul 2014 00:34:50 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 31 Jul 2014 00:34:50 +0000#34218141Apple order fulfillment ranks first among online retailers with average delivery time of 2.3 days in Junehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181636/apple-order-fulfillment-ranks-first-among-online-retailers-with-average-delivery-time-of-2-3-days-in-june "According to fresh data from customer service analytics company StellaService, Apple..."threadWed, 30 Jul 2014 23:49:04 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 30 Jul 2014 23:49:04 +0000#34218100Apple promoting savings with back-to-school sales tax holidays in UShttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181627/apple-promoting-savings-with-back-to-school-sales-tax-holidays-in-us "Apple on Tuesday launched an updated informational page, and corresponding email..."threadWed, 30 Jul 2014 13:46:38 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 30 Jul 2014 13:46:38 +0000#34217399Apple expanding AppleCare+ warranties internationally, now available in Mexico & Swedenhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181607/apple-expanding-applecare-warranties-internationally-now-available-in-mexico-sweden "AppleCare+ warranty coverage for iPhone, iPad and iPod is now available to customers in..."threadTue, 29 Jul 2014 13:17:51 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 29 Jul 2014 13:17:51 +0000#34216330Apple patents smart navigation routing with crowd-sourced stop light pattern recognitionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181602/apple-patents-smart-navigation-routing-with-crowd-sourced-stop-light-pattern-recognition "The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday issued Apple a patent for a smart..."threadTue, 29 Jul 2014 11:02:37 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 29 Jul 2014 11:02:37 +0000#34216221Microsoft uses Apple's Siri to prop up Windows' new 'Cortana' virtual assistanthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181596/microsoft-uses-apples-siri-to-prop-up-windows-new-cortana-virtual-assistant "In a new ad released on Monday, Microsoft highlights the apparent inadequacies of..."threadMon, 28 Jul 2014 22:35:12 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 28 Jul 2014 22:35:12 +0000#34215914Apple drops cross-appeal of final judgment in Samsung lawsuit, no longer seeks permanent injunctionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181594/apple-drops-cross-appeal-of-final-judgment-in-samsung-lawsuit-no-longer-seeks-permanent-injunction "Apple on Monday filed a motion with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit..."threadMon, 28 Jul 2014 21:10:04 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 28 Jul 2014 21:10:04 +0000#34215822Apple expected to buy personalized talk radio app Swell for $30 millionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181586/apple-expected-to-buy-personalized-talk-radio-app-swell-for-30-million "Apple may bolster its streaming media services with the addition of technology and..."threadMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:43:20 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:43:20 +0000#34215482European Commission OKs Apple's $3B purchase of Beatshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181585/european-commission-oks-apples-3b-purchase-of-beats "The legislative arm of the European Union ruled on Monday that Apple is allowed to..."threadMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:27:42 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 28 Jul 2014 12:27:42 +0000#34215471Just bought a macbook prohttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181582/just-bought-a-macbook-pro "With all the deals going around, apparently due to a refresh (I would imagine) I went..."threadMon, 28 Jul 2014 02:15:18 +0000josephwintersMon, 28 Jul 2014 02:15:18 +0000#34215285Apple acquires startup BookLamp for between $10M to $15M in bid to bolster iBooks discovery http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181571/apple-acquires-startup-booklamp-for-between-10m-to-15m-in-bid-to-bolster-ibooks-discovery "Apple on Friday confirmed reports that it recently acquired book analytics firm..."threadSat, 26 Jul 2014 01:28:10 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 26 Jul 2014 01:28:10 +0000#34213987Amazon stock dips after anaemic third quarter, tepid reception for Fire Phonehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181567/amazon-stock-dips-after-anaemic-third-quarter-tepid-reception-for-fire-phone "On the same day that Amazon begins to ship its new, widely-panned Fire Phone to..."threadFri, 25 Jul 2014 19:18:41 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 25 Jul 2014 19:18:41 +0000#34213705Bose files lawsuit against Apple's Beats over noise canceling techhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181566/bose-files-lawsuit-against-apples-beats-over-noise-canceling-tech "Two of the biggest names in premium headphones --?Bose and soon-to-be-Apple's Beats --..."threadFri, 25 Jul 2014 18:40:46 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 25 Jul 2014 18:40:46 +0000#34213650Judge voices concern over Apple's $450M e-book settlement, says may hurt consumershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181559/judge-voices-concern-over-apples-450m-e-book-settlement-says-may-hurt-consumers "U.S. District Court Judge Denise Cote on Thursday said she is concerned about the terms..."threadFri, 25 Jul 2014 00:52:39 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 25 Jul 2014 00:52:39 +0000#34213224Apple concept would automatically enable iOS 'Do Not Disturb' mode during exercisehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181548/apple-concept-would-automatically-enable-ios-do-not-disturb-mode-during-exercise "Apple is interested in dynamically adjusting iOS notifications based on a user's..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 14:39:20 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 24 Jul 2014 14:39:20 +0000#34212746Apple to open 12th Chinese retail store in Wuxi's Center 66 mall next weekhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181545/apple-to-open-12th-chinese-retail-store-in-wuxis-center-66-mall-next-week "Apple announced through its website on Wednesday that it will be opening a new retail..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 06:20:42 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 24 Jul 2014 06:20:42 +0000#34212587Review: Philips Hue Tap reimagines the light switchhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181541/review-philips-hue-tap-reimagines-the-light-switch "Philips recently introduced its first physical control accessory for the Hue Wireless..."threadThu, 24 Jul 2014 03:42:10 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 24 Jul 2014 03:42:10 +0000#34212546Apple's e-wallet could debut as soon as this fall, possibly with 'iPhone 6'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181538/apples-e-wallet-could-debut-as-soon-as-this-fall-possibly-with-iphone-6 "A report on Wednesday claims Apple is accelerating work on a mobile payments system, or..."threadWed, 23 Jul 2014 21:10:37 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 23 Jul 2014 21:10:37 +0000#34212297Apple hit with class action lawsuit over alleged labor violations, more than 20K plaintiffs involvedhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181522/apple-hit-with-class-action-lawsuit-over-alleged-labor-violations-more-than-20k-plaintiffs-involved "A lawsuit being leveled against Apple was granted class certification on Monday,..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 23:12:25 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 22 Jul 2014 23:12:25 +0000#34211349Apple completed 29 acquisitions in past nine months, not including Beatshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181519/apple-completed-29-acquisitions-in-past-nine-months-not-including-beats "It was revealed during Apple's quarterly conference call on Tuesday that the company..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 22:10:16 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 22 Jul 2014 22:10:16 +0000#34211248NBA star Kobe Bryant discusses day with Apple's Jony Ive set up by simple cold callhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181505/nba-star-kobe-bryant-discusses-day-with-apples-jony-ive-set-up-by-simple-cold-call "Future basketball hall-of-famer Kobe Bryant is planning for life beyond the court, and..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 16:25:24 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 22 Jul 2014 16:25:24 +0000#34210787Apple insider unresponsive website with IE9 and crash with Safarihttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181502/apple-insider-unresponsive-website-with-ie9-and-crash-with-safari "I am having a lot trouble accessing this website from work with IE9. The site hangs out..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 12:44:25 +0000herbapouTue, 22 Jul 2014 12:44:25 +0000#34210592Apple granted comprehensive 'iTime' smartwatch patent with in-strap circuitry, arm gesture supporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181495/apple-granted-comprehensive-itime-smartwatch-patent-with-in-strap-circuitry-arm-gesture-support "In one of the clearest signs that Apple is -- and has been -- working on a smartwatch..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 07:48:24 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 22 Jul 2014 07:48:24 +0000#34210473New Apple ad shows off sticker-clad MacBook Airs, calls it 'the notebook people love'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181486/new-apple-ad-shows-off-sticker-clad-macbook-airs-calls-it-the-notebook-people-love "Apple on Monday published a short 30-second commercial featuring a number of MacBook..."threadTue, 22 Jul 2014 02:24:25 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 22 Jul 2014 02:24:25 +0000#34210247Editorial: Google, Microsoft claiming Apple's crown, albeit from 1994http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181441/editorial-google-microsoft-claiming-apples-crown-albeit-from-1994 "Google and Microsoft have virtually achieved their goal of becoming Apple, albeit..."threadMon, 21 Jul 2014 02:46:54 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 21 Jul 2014 02:46:54 +0000#34209145Former White House Press Secretary Carney still considering Apple PR role, Bloomberg sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181438/former-white-house-press-secretary-carney-still-considering-apple-pr-role-bloomberg-says "A rumor claiming former White House Secretary Jay Carney is in the running to head up..."threadSun, 20 Jul 2014 06:27:04 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 20 Jul 2014 06:27:04 +0000#34208663Full scale segment of Apple's Campus 2 'spaceship' facade revealed in photos http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181431/full-scale-segment-of-apples-campus-2-spaceship-facade-revealed-in-photos "A pair of photos published to the Web on Friday claim to show a full-size segment of..."threadSat, 19 Jul 2014 00:35:02 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 19 Jul 2014 00:35:02 +0000#34208108Outgoing Apple board member Bill Campbell offers insight into company, Steve Jobs in interviewhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181415/outgoing-apple-board-member-bill-campbell-offers-insight-into-company-steve-jobs-in-interview "Following a Thursday announcement that Bill Campbell would retire as a member of..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 22:32:34 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 17 Jul 2014 22:32:34 +0000#34207441Photos of Apple Campus 2 construction site show 'underground tunnels,' continued progresshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181414/photos-of-apple-campus-2-construction-site-show-underground-tunnels-continued-progress "As construction of Apple's Campus 2 headquarters in Cupertino continues, new aerial..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 21:26:54 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 17 Jul 2014 21:26:54 +0000#34207395Susan Wagner to replace Bill Campbell on Apple board of directorshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181413/susan-wagner-to-replace-bill-campbell-on-apple-board-of-directors "Apple on Thursday announced Bill Campbell, the longest-serving member of the company's..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 20:39:55 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 17 Jul 2014 20:39:55 +0000#34207322Maximum $450M payout in ebook settlement 'immaterial' to Apple's bottom linehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181406/maximum-450m-payout-in-ebook-settlement-immaterial-to-apples-bottom-line "Even if Apple were to pay out the highest possible $450 million price in its ebook..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 16:06:48 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 17 Jul 2014 16:06:48 +0000#34207169Microsoft to ax 18,000 jobs this year, laying off more than 14% of total workforcehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181403/microsoft-to-ax-18-000-jobs-this-year-laying-off-more-than-14-of-total-workforce "Microsoft, as was expected, announced on Thursday that it will be laying off employees..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 12:38:50 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 17 Jul 2014 12:38:50 +0000#34206925Future iPhones may use behavior recognition and learning tools to protect against thefthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181397/future-iphones-may-use-behavior-recognition-and-learning-tools-to-protect-against-theft "An Apple invention published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark office on Thursday..."threadThu, 17 Jul 2014 09:53:57 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 17 Jul 2014 09:53:57 +0000#34206865Samsung brings premium 'Level' headphone and speaker lineup stateside to battle Apple's Beatshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181391/samsung-brings-premium-level-headphone-and-speaker-lineup-stateside-to-battle-apples-beats "Samsung on Wednesday announced the imminent release of its "Level" headphone and..."threadWed, 16 Jul 2014 23:07:17 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 16 Jul 2014 23:07:17 +0000#34206481Apple agrees to pay $450 million to settle ebook price fixing lawsuithttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181386/apple-agrees-to-pay-450-million-to-settle-ebook-price-fixing-lawsuit "Apple has agreed to pay up to $450 million to settle a class-action lawsuit from states..."threadWed, 16 Jul 2014 16:28:22 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 16 Jul 2014 16:28:22 +0000#34206128Apple and IBM join forces in landmark push for iOS in enterprisehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181378/apple-and-ibm-join-forces-in-landmark-push-for-ios-in-enterprise "Tech giants Apple and IBM on Tuesday announced a new partnership that looks to..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 20:54:34 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 15 Jul 2014 20:54:34 +0000#34205374Former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney not in the running for Apple's vacant PR jobhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181375/former-white-house-press-secretary-jay-carney-not-in-the-running-for-apples-vacant-pr-job "Following rumors that Apple might be looking to hire former Obama administration White..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 15:42:37 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 15 Jul 2014 15:42:37 +0000#34205017Microsoft may announce biggest round of layoffs in company history this week - reporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181374/microsoft-may-announce-biggest-round-of-layoffs-in-company-history-this-week-report "Redmond, Wash., software giant Microsoft, which has struggled to find an answer to the..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 15:17:58 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 15 Jul 2014 15:17:58 +0000#34205006Apple takes iPhone and iPad trade-in program to Australia with credit up to A$250http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181366/apple-takes-iphone-and-ipad-trade-in-program-to-australia-with-credit-up-to-a-250 "Apple on Monday announced an expansion of its iPhone and iPad trade-in program to cover..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 01:20:30 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 15 Jul 2014 01:20:30 +0000#34204660Apple's new PR chief may be former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney, report sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181365/apples-new-pr-chief-may-be-former-white-house-press-secretary-jay-carney-report-says "A report on Monday revealed former White House press secretary Jay Carney is not only..."threadTue, 15 Jul 2014 00:08:25 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 15 Jul 2014 00:08:25 +0000#34204615Email to Tim Cook prompted change of Apple's 'on hold' music qualityhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181363/email-to-tim-cook-prompted-change-of-apples-on-hold-music-quality "In a recent thread on Reddit, one Apple customer describes an experience in which he..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 21:51:31 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 14 Jul 2014 21:51:31 +0000#34204517Apple may ditch longtime ad agency TBWA, look to Beats' Jimmy Iovine for marketing http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181362/apple-may-ditch-longtime-ad-agency-tbwa-look-to-beats-jimmy-iovine-for-marketing "A report on Monday says ad industry executives are speculating that Apple's longtime..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 21:13:09 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 14 Jul 2014 21:13:09 +0000#34204473Eddy Cue latest Apple executive to offer up lunch date for charity, throws in MacBook Airhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181358/eddy-cue-latest-apple-executive-to-offer-up-lunch-date-for-charity-throws-in-macbook-air "Apple fans have another chance at a sit-down with a member of the company's senior..."threadMon, 14 Jul 2014 18:29:08 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 14 Jul 2014 18:29:08 +0000#34204401Apple's first iBeacon hardware revealed in FCC application http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181347/apples-first-ibeacon-hardware-revealed-in-fcc-application "An FCC filing discovered on Saturday reveals in-depth details on Apple's first..."threadSun, 13 Jul 2014 04:04:41 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 13 Jul 2014 04:04:41 +0000#34203548Apple's Maps team calling businesses to resolve user-reported address issueshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181336/apples-maps-team-calling-businesses-to-resolve-user-reported-address-issues "As Apple continues to refine its in-house mapping and navigation services, business..."threadSat, 12 Jul 2014 05:52:28 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 12 Jul 2014 05:52:28 +0000#34202939Apple doled out more than $3B to over 7,000 US suppliers in 2013http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181335/apple-doled-out-more-than-3b-to-over-7-000-us-suppliers-in-2013 "After announcing cooperation with the White House's "SupplierPay" initiative, Apple on..."threadSat, 12 Jul 2014 04:32:43 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 12 Jul 2014 04:32:43 +0000#34202905Jury finds Apple did not induce infringement of video streaming patenthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181334/jury-finds-apple-did-not-induce-infringement-of-video-streaming-patent "A federal jury on Friday found Apple did not push app developers to use its proprietary..."threadSat, 12 Jul 2014 02:57:32 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 12 Jul 2014 02:57:32 +0000#34202866Apple launches developer blog for new Swift programming languagehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181328/apple-launches-developer-blog-for-new-swift-programming-language "Apple's march toward transparency continued on Friday with the launch of the Swift..."threadFri, 11 Jul 2014 19:36:09 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 11 Jul 2014 19:36:09 +0000#34202590Beats sues Chinese counterfeiters for billions as Apple sale nears completionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181326/beats-sues-chinese-counterfeiters-for-billions-as-apple-sale-nears-completion "Headphone maker Beats has filed suit against a number of Chinese counterfeiters,..."threadFri, 11 Jul 2014 17:20:34 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 11 Jul 2014 17:20:34 +0000#34202477Apple joins President Obama's 'SupplierPay' initiative aimed at boosting U.S. small businesshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181324/apple-joins-president-obamas-supplierpay-initiative-aimed-at-boosting-u-s-small-business "The Obama administration announced on Friday that Apple is one of a number of U.S...."threadFri, 11 Jul 2014 13:33:12 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 11 Jul 2014 13:33:12 +0000#34202278