AppleInsider - General Discussion - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Sat, 04 Jul 2015 07:43:00 +0000AppleInsider podcast discusses Apple Music & the iPhone's 8th birthday, plus listener questionshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/187053/appleinsider-podcast-discusses-apple-music-the-iphones-8th-birthday-plus-listener-questions "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast features Neil Hughes and Shane Cole as we..."threadFri, 03 Jul 2015 12:00:49 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 03 Jul 2015 12:00:49 +0000#34510154SSD for 2011 iMachttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/187052/ssd-for-2011-imac "I'm not happy with the Samsung 840 EVO in my 2011 iMac. The write speeds have dropped..."threadFri, 03 Jul 2015 05:23:19 +0000AppleFanProFri, 03 Jul 2015 05:23:19 +0000#34510051New video showcases Apple's participation in 2015 San Francisco Pride Paradehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/187050/new-video-showcases-apples-participation-in-2015-san-francisco-pride-parade "Apple on Thursday posted a video depicting its participation in the 2015 edition of the..."threadThu, 02 Jul 2015 21:56:08 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 02 Jul 2015 21:56:08 +0000#34509879Apple investigating ways to embed health sensors, fingerprint readers, chargers into iPhone logoshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/187021/apple-investigating-ways-to-embed-health-sensors-fingerprint-readers-chargers-into-iphone-logos "In a seemingly never-ending quest to make thinner, lighter mobile devices, Apple is..."threadThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:43:32 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 02 Jul 2015 08:43:32 +0000#34509285Apple officially recognizes Jony Ive's promotion, adds VP of design bios to leadership webpagehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/187019/apple-officially-recognizes-jony-ives-promotion-adds-vp-of-design-bios-to-leadership-webpage "Apple made its promotion of Jony Ive to Chief Design Officer a bit more official on..."threadThu, 02 Jul 2015 02:27:54 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 02 Jul 2015 02:27:54 +0000#34509110Apple Maps vehicles project expands to 13 new US states in Julyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/187015/apple-maps-vehicles-project-expands-to-13-new-us-states-in-july "Apple on Wednesday announced upcoming survey areas for its Apple Maps vehicle..."threadWed, 01 Jul 2015 23:21:59 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 01 Jul 2015 23:21:59 +0000#34508974Greek capital controls put squeeze on iCloud, iTunes, App Store subscriptionshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/187014/greek-capital-controls-put-squeeze-on-icloud-itunes-app-store-subscriptions "In a move to preemptively thwart a cash exodus as its economy implodes, Greece earlier..."threadWed, 01 Jul 2015 22:53:35 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 01 Jul 2015 22:53:35 +0000#34508950Full trailer for 'Steve Jobs' film shows Apple co-founder's successes and struggleshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/187004/full-trailer-for-steve-jobs-film-shows-apple-co-founders-successes-and-struggles "The full two-and-a-half-minute trailer for the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic was released..."threadWed, 01 Jul 2015 15:53:27 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 01 Jul 2015 15:53:27 +0000#34508541Samsung subsidiary Mapzen hiring Apple cartographers, designers for maps initiativehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186989/samsung-subsidiary-mapzen-hiring-apple-cartographers-designers-for-maps-initiative "Mapzen, a pioneering open source mapping project now backed by Samsung Research..."threadWed, 01 Jul 2015 03:39:06 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 01 Jul 2015 03:39:06 +0000#34508045Apple's automotive ambitions reportedly take toll on other departments with staff reassignmentshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186988/apples-automotive-ambitions-reportedly-take-toll-on-other-departments-with-staff-reassignments "A report on Tuesday claims Apple's secret automotive initiative is creating tension..."threadWed, 01 Jul 2015 00:12:43 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 01 Jul 2015 00:12:43 +0000#34507938As Apple doubles down on maps data, Microsoft bows out with sale of some Bing Maps assets to Uberhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186971/as-apple-doubles-down-on-maps-data-microsoft-bows-out-with-sale-of-some-bing-maps-assets-to-uber "Uber is set to acquire the imagery collection unit of Microsoft's Bing Maps division..."threadTue, 30 Jun 2015 14:17:49 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 30 Jun 2015 14:17:49 +0000#34507277Apple Camp 2015 enrollment begins with moviemaking, e-book creation workshops for kidshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186968/apple-camp-2015-enrollment-begins-with-moviemaking-e-book-creation-workshops-for-kids "For the 2015 summer season, Apple is again inviting children aged 8 through 12 to..."threadTue, 30 Jun 2015 03:13:03 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 30 Jun 2015 03:13:03 +0000#34507140This week on AppleInsider: Apple Music royalty reversal, iPhone rumors, Confederate controversy & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186948/this-week-on-appleinsider-apple-music-royalty-reversal-iphone-rumors-confederate-controversy-more "News about Apple Music dominated the week, especially a decision to reverse course on..."threadSat, 27 Jun 2015 10:01:42 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 27 Jun 2015 10:01:42 +0000#34505688AppleCare+ battery coverage more generous for iPhones, iPads, Apple Watchhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186942/applecare-battery-coverage-more-generous-for-iphones-ipads-apple-watch "Apple on Friday made a slight adjustment to the terms of its AppleCare+ warranty for..."threadFri, 26 Jun 2015 17:48:57 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 26 Jun 2015 17:48:57 +0000#34505196Apple searching for new public policy director to influence governmenthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186940/apple-searching-for-new-public-policy-director-to-influence-government "Apple is searching for a new director of public policy as it looks to both influence..."threadFri, 26 Jun 2015 16:25:03 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 26 Jun 2015 16:25:03 +0000#34505071Apple CEO Tim Cook celebrates Supreme Court decision on gay marriage with quote from Steve Jobshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186938/apple-ceo-tim-cook-celebrates-supreme-court-decision-on-gay-marriage-with-quote-from-steve-jobs "The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday ruled in favor of marriage equality in all 50 states,..."threadFri, 26 Jun 2015 15:25:15 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 26 Jun 2015 15:25:15 +0000#34504963AppleInsider podcast discusses the iPhone home button, Beats 1, CarPlay, HomeKit & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186936/appleinsider-podcast-discusses-the-iphone-home-button-beats-1-carplay-homekit-more "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast features Mikey Campbell and Daniel Eran Dilger..."threadFri, 26 Jun 2015 13:51:31 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 26 Jun 2015 13:51:31 +0000#34504891Apple inventions hint at next-level iOS geofencing featureshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186920/apple-inventions-hint-at-next-level-ios-geofencing-features "A pair of Apple patent applications published Thursday point to ongoing research in..."threadThu, 25 Jun 2015 11:24:21 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 25 Jun 2015 11:24:21 +0000#34503559Apple CEO Tim Cook invited to attend Sun Valley conference in Julyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186912/apple-ceo-tim-cook-invited-to-attend-sun-valley-conference-in-july "Apple CEO Tim Cook is reportedly on the list to make a return appearance at this year's..."threadWed, 24 Jun 2015 22:28:51 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 24 Jun 2015 22:28:51 +0000#34503300Apple now labeling map data collection vehicles in the US, UKhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186903/apple-now-labeling-map-data-collection-vehicles-in-the-us-uk "Weeks after officially confirming the existence of a real-world data collection effort..."threadWed, 24 Jun 2015 13:06:48 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 24 Jun 2015 13:06:48 +0000#34502711IBM's 'MobileFirst for iOS' apps to get cloud services boost with new Box partnershiphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186897/ibms-mobilefirst-for-ios-apps-to-get-cloud-services-boost-with-new-box-partnership "International Business Machines and cloud collaboration firm Box on Tuesday announced a..."threadWed, 24 Jun 2015 05:34:36 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 24 Jun 2015 05:34:36 +0000#34502520Apple's Lisa Jackson expands leadership role to government, education policyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186892/apples-lisa-jackson-expands-leadership-role-to-government-education-policy "Apple on Tuesday quietly announced Lisa Jackson will taken on additional duties beyond..."threadWed, 24 Jun 2015 00:18:29 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 24 Jun 2015 00:18:29 +0000#34502396Apple's 'World Gallery' billboard ad campaign wins Cannes Lions Grand Prixhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186891/apples-world-gallery-billboard-ad-campaign-wins-cannes-lions-grand-prix "Apple's World Gallery, part of the "Shot on iPhone 6" media blitz, was honored at this..."threadTue, 23 Jun 2015 23:41:59 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 23 Jun 2015 23:41:59 +0000#34502381Apple renews Liquidmetal exclusivity license into 2016http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186889/apple-renews-liquidmetal-exclusivity-license-into-2016 "Apple renewed its license for exclusive use of Liquidmetal's bulk amorphous alloy..."threadTue, 23 Jun 2015 21:01:53 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 23 Jun 2015 21:01:53 +0000#34502267Apple gains more influence over Bluetooth standard with Promoter Member statushttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186880/apple-gains-more-influence-over-bluetooth-standard-with-promoter-member-status "The Bluetooth Special Interest Group on Tuesday announced Apple's advancement to..."threadTue, 23 Jun 2015 16:25:33 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 23 Jun 2015 16:25:33 +0000#34502055Amazon Echo now available for all US customers to purchase, ships July 14http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186874/amazon-echo-now-available-for-all-us-customers-to-purchase-ships-july-14 "Amazon on Tuesday officially opened up orders to the general public for its Echo..."threadTue, 23 Jun 2015 13:47:19 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 23 Jun 2015 13:47:19 +0000#34501920Apple seeks over $15M in fees from patent holdings firm for 'frivolous' lawsuithttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186873/apple-seeks-over-15m-in-fees-from-patent-holdings-firm-for-frivolous-lawsuit "A federal court motion filed last Friday reveals Apple is looking to garnish more than..."threadTue, 23 Jun 2015 10:25:05 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 23 Jun 2015 10:25:05 +0000#34501852Apple mapping patent provides seamless outdoor/indoor location determinationhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186872/apple-mapping-patent-provides-seamless-outdoor-indoor-location-determination "Apple on Tuesday was awarded a patent for harnessing onboard iOS device sensors to..."threadTue, 23 Jun 2015 08:07:10 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 23 Jun 2015 08:07:10 +0000#34501817Documents show NSA, GCHQ launched attacks against anti-virus software makershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186866/documents-show-nsa-gchq-launched-attacks-against-anti-virus-software-makers "The U.S. National Security Agency and its British equivalent, the Government..."threadMon, 22 Jun 2015 22:46:49 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 22 Jun 2015 22:46:49 +0000#34501649E3 2015: iOS games and virtual reality hint at the future of funhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186863/e3-2015-ios-games-and-virtual-reality-hint-at-the-future-of-fun "The annual Electronics Entertainment Expo was held last week, and AppleInsider was..."threadMon, 22 Jun 2015 20:03:23 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 22 Jun 2015 20:03:23 +0000#34501562Tim Cook says Apple now factors Chinese tastes when designing productshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186856/tim-cook-says-apple-now-factors-chinese-tastes-when-designing-products "Apple now heavily factors in the tastes of Chinese consumers when designing its..."threadMon, 22 Jun 2015 13:32:12 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 22 Jun 2015 13:32:12 +0000#34501074This week on AppleInsider: iPad Pro features, Apple Music deals, Apple Watch hits retail & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186843/this-week-on-appleinsider-ipad-pro-features-apple-music-deals-apple-watch-hits-retail-more "With the end of WWDC the news cycle subsided a little, but was still active with news..."threadSat, 20 Jun 2015 04:56:31 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 20 Jun 2015 04:56:31 +0000#34500279AppleInsider podcast talks iOS 9, security and very large phoneshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186832/appleinsider-podcast-talks-ios-9-security-and-very-large-phones "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast features Mikey Campbell and Daniel Eran Dilger..."threadFri, 19 Jun 2015 12:22:53 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 19 Jun 2015 12:22:53 +0000#34499757Apple, IBM to take partnership into education with app for teachershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186830/apple-ibm-to-take-partnership-into-education-with-app-for-teachers "It appears that Apple and IBM have plans to stretch their mobile solutions partnership..."threadFri, 19 Jun 2015 05:51:07 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 19 Jun 2015 05:51:07 +0000#34499640FCC votes in favor of allowing Lifeline low-income subsidies for Internet planshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186817/fcc-votes-in-favor-of-allowing-lifeline-low-income-subsidies-for-internet-plans "The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday voted 3 to 2 in favor of extending..."threadThu, 18 Jun 2015 18:46:25 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Jun 2015 18:46:25 +0000#34499340Fitbit makes stock market debut, share price jumps by more than 50%http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186816/fitbit-makes-stock-market-debut-share-price-jumps-by-more-than-50 "Wearable fitness tracker firm Fitbit, which competes with the Apple Watch with its own..."threadThu, 18 Jun 2015 18:16:29 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Jun 2015 18:16:29 +0000#34499311Sorry if I missed the joke... MacOS 9 at Apple Support site.http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186815/sorry-if-i-missed-the-joke-macos-9-at-apple-support-site "I'm probably way late to the party, but is this some kind of joke, or is it just..."threadThu, 18 Jun 2015 18:08:39 +0000TimmmyThu, 18 Jun 2015 18:08:39 +0000#34499306Galway residents raise noise, energy concerns about Apple's Irish datacenterhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186812/galway-residents-raise-noise-energy-concerns-about-apples-irish-datacenter "Some residents in the area of Apple's planned Irish datacenter have filed objections..."threadThu, 18 Jun 2015 16:40:42 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Jun 2015 16:40:42 +0000#34499218More Jawbone fitness trackers return to online Apple Store with UP2http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186811/more-jawbone-fitness-trackers-return-to-online-apple-store-with-up2 "On Thursday one of Jawbone's more advanced fitness trackers, the UP2, appeared at the..."threadThu, 18 Jun 2015 14:51:57 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Jun 2015 14:51:57 +0000#34499165Apple Watch sales estimated at 2.79M, 17% of buyers spring for extra bandshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186809/apple-watch-sales-estimated-at-2-79m-17-of-buyers-spring-for-extra-bands "Although Apple has yet to release official Apple Watch sales numbers beyond being..."threadThu, 18 Jun 2015 06:44:58 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Jun 2015 06:44:58 +0000#34499000Apple nets perfect score in privacy group's consumer data protection assessmenthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186808/apple-nets-perfect-score-in-privacy-groups-consumer-data-protection-assessment "Digital rights advocacy group the Electronic Frontier Foundation on Wednesday gave..."threadThu, 18 Jun 2015 05:19:41 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Jun 2015 05:19:41 +0000#34498967Samsung seeks rehearing of appeal over $400M patent infringement rulinghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186807/samsung-seeks-rehearing-of-appeal-over-400m-patent-infringement-ruling "Writing the next chapter of an ongoing feud with Apple, Samsung on Wednesday petitioned..."threadThu, 18 Jun 2015 01:24:16 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 18 Jun 2015 01:24:16 +0000#34498785Nest unveils security camera, second-gen Protect smoke detector and updated apphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186805/nest-unveils-security-camera-second-gen-protect-smoke-detector-and-updated-app "Google-owned home accessory maker Nest on Wednesday launched the Cam, its first..."threadWed, 17 Jun 2015 22:19:31 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 17 Jun 2015 22:19:31 +0000#34498661Edward Snowden argues Apple CEO Tim Cook likely to keep privacy promiseshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186803/edward-snowden-argues-apple-ceo-tim-cook-likely-to-keep-privacy-promises "Apple CEO Tim Cook is likely to keep his promises on user privacy, said whistleblower..."threadWed, 17 Jun 2015 20:37:11 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 17 Jun 2015 20:37:11 +0000#34498562Microsoft ousts ex-Nokia CEO Stephen Elop, combines OS and devices teamshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186802/microsoft-ousts-ex-nokia-ceo-stephen-elop-combines-os-and-devices-teams "Microsoft on Wednesday announced the departure of former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop as part..."threadWed, 17 Jun 2015 20:35:04 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 17 Jun 2015 20:35:04 +0000#34498556Amazon debuts next-gen Kindle Paperwhite with 300ppi display for $119http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186800/amazon-debuts-next-gen-kindle-paperwhite-with-300ppi-display-for-119 "Amazon on Wednesday launched preorders for a new edition of the Kindle Paperwhite,..."threadWed, 17 Jun 2015 19:03:02 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 17 Jun 2015 19:03:02 +0000#34498470'Premium feel' will be focus of Apple's retail revamp beginning in Julyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186794/premium-feel-will-be-focus-of-apples-retail-revamp-beginning-in-july "With Apple design chief Jony Ive and retail leader Angela Ahrendts apparently..."threadWed, 17 Jun 2015 16:07:20 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 17 Jun 2015 16:07:20 +0000#34498263Comcast flagged as new leading contender to buy out T-Mobile UShttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186793/comcast-flagged-as-new-leading-contender-to-buy-out-t-mobile-us "Deutsche Telekom now considers Comcast the leading candidate for a sale of T-Mobile..."threadWed, 17 Jun 2015 15:38:09 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 17 Jun 2015 15:38:09 +0000#34498227Apple expands roles for remaining Campus 2 contractors after shakeuphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186783/apple-expands-roles-for-remaining-campus-2-contractors-after-shakeup "Following Apple's decision to jettison general contractors DPR and Skanska from Campus..."threadTue, 16 Jun 2015 20:58:58 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 16 Jun 2015 20:58:58 +0000#34497640Apple removes cable maker Monster from MFi program in wake of Beats lawsuithttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186782/apple-removes-cable-maker-monster-from-mfi-program-in-wake-of-beats-lawsuit "Electronics maker Monster is no longer allowed to manufacture licensed "Made for..."threadTue, 16 Jun 2015 19:50:12 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 16 Jun 2015 19:50:12 +0000#34497594