AppleInsider - General Discussion - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Wed, 27 May 2015 06:27:23 +0000Emergency crews respond to 'large fire' at Apple complex in Mesa, Ariz. [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186428/emergency-crews-respond-to-large-fire-at-apple-complex-in-mesa-ariz-u "Emergency responders coped with a "large fire" at Apple's complex in Mesa, Ariz., on..."threadTue, 26 May 2015 19:16:23 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 26 May 2015 19:16:23 +0000#34482575Charter confirms Time Warner Cable takeover in deal worth $55.33 billionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186421/charter-confirms-time-warner-cable-takeover-in-deal-worth-55-33-billion "Charter Communications on Tuesday confirmed plans to buy fellow cable operator Time..."threadTue, 26 May 2015 13:59:51 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 26 May 2015 13:59:51 +0000#34482341Apple's multitouch 'fusion keyboard' invention with multitouch keys could replace touchpadshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186415/apples-multitouch-fusion-keyboard-invention-with-multitouch-keys-could-replace-touchpads "Apple on Tuesday was granted a patent describing a dual-purpose keyboard that sports..."threadTue, 26 May 2015 08:33:52 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 26 May 2015 08:33:52 +0000#34482237Apple's Jony Ive promoted to Chief Design Officerhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186414/apples-jony-ive-promoted-to-chief-design-officer "Longtime Apple designer Jony Ive has been promoted from SVP of Design to a new position..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 21:39:36 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 25 May 2015 21:39:36 +0000#34481921Charter said to be nearing $55B deal to buy Time Warner Cablehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186413/charter-said-to-be-nearing-55b-deal-to-buy-time-warner-cable "Charter Communications is on the verge of buying out rival Time Warner Cable in a..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 19:49:43 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 25 May 2015 19:49:43 +0000#34481823Rumor: Microsoft interested in acquiring BlackBerryhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186411/rumor-microsoft-interested-in-acquiring-blackberry "Microsoft is rumored to be talking with investment firms about the prospect of buying..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 16:02:11 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 25 May 2015 16:02:11 +0000#34481687National Security Agency's bulk phone metadata collection program to sunset on June 1http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186408/national-security-agencys-bulk-phone-metadata-collection-program-to-sunset-on-june-1 "The Obama administration has decided not to ask a secret court for a 90-day extension..."threadMon, 25 May 2015 14:08:08 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 25 May 2015 14:08:08 +0000#34481648This week on AppleInsider: New Macs, Apple Watch update, TV plans & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186398/this-week-on-appleinsider-new-macs-apple-watch-update-tv-plans-more "Perhaps the most significant Apple-related event this week was the launch of a..."threadSat, 23 May 2015 05:02:34 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 23 May 2015 05:02:34 +0000#34480999Apple bolsters Maps with more business listings data providershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186397/apple-bolsters-maps-with-more-business-listings-data-providers "As part of ongoing upgrades to its in-house mapping service, Apple on Friday added a..."threadSat, 23 May 2015 03:02:50 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 23 May 2015 03:02:50 +0000#34480981Apple attends 'spy summit' to discuss data privacy, mass surveillance issueshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186394/apple-attends-spy-summit-to-discuss-data-privacy-mass-surveillance-issues "Apple was on the list of attendees at a secretive three-day conference last week, where..."threadFri, 22 May 2015 22:10:35 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 22 May 2015 22:10:35 +0000#34480873AppleInsider podcast discusses new Macs, Apple Watch update & Wall Street analystshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186386/appleinsider-podcast-discusses-new-macs-apple-watch-update-wall-street-analysts "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast features Neil Hughes and Shane Cole as we..."threadFri, 22 May 2015 12:26:05 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 22 May 2015 12:26:05 +0000#34480497purchasing advice- i just bought iPad air 2...but...http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186383/purchasing-advice-i-just-bought-ipad-air-2-but "wwdc is coming up soon..and i just got iPad air 2 about a week now.  I was wondering if..."threadFri, 22 May 2015 05:33:48 +0000koban4maxFri, 22 May 2015 05:33:48 +0000#34480400Regent Street Apple Store to undergo major renovations for more light, street visibilityhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186374/regent-street-apple-store-to-undergo-major-renovations-for-more-light-street-visibility "Apple is planning a major renovation of its flagship Regent Street store in London, one..."threadThu, 21 May 2015 20:38:38 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 21 May 2015 20:38:38 +0000#34480185Apple invents adaptive eye-tracking 3D display, highly portable cellular hotspothttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186364/apple-invents-adaptive-eye-tracking-3d-display-highly-portable-cellular-hotspot "A pair of Apple patent applications published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office..."threadThu, 21 May 2015 10:49:18 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 21 May 2015 10:49:18 +0000#34479832Uber poaches Apple legal counsel to work on privacy issueshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186360/uber-poaches-apple-legal-counsel-to-work-on-privacy-issues "Popular connected transportation service Uber has hired away Apple lawyer Sabrina Ross..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 23:19:11 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 20 May 2015 23:19:11 +0000#34479671Demolition making way for new Apple Campus 2, Phase 2 buildings, aerial footage showshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186357/demolition-making-way-for-new-apple-campus-2-phase-2-buildings-aerial-footage-shows "Phase two of Apple's ambitious Campus 2 construction project is now underway as..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 21:03:06 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 20 May 2015 21:03:06 +0000#34479573Wanting for real estate, Apple may undertake 'major expansion' in San Jose - reporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186353/wanting-for-real-estate-apple-may-undertake-major-expansion-in-san-jose-report "With a rapidly-expanding workforce and a shortage of options in the city of Cupertino,..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 16:41:34 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 20 May 2015 16:41:34 +0000#34479358Apple starts advertising Watch as part of connected iOS, Mac ecosystemhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186343/apple-starts-advertising-watch-as-part-of-connected-ios-mac-ecosystem "Apple updated its online storefront on Tuesday with fresh imagery and text touting..."threadWed, 20 May 2015 05:53:59 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 20 May 2015 05:53:59 +0000#34479159Apple to hire up to 500 more workers for Mesa, Ariz. 'global command center'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186341/apple-to-hire-up-to-500-more-workers-for-mesa-ariz-global-command-center "Months after Apple announced plans to build a "global command center" on the site of..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 22:03:57 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 May 2015 22:03:57 +0000#34479000Strengthening dollar prompts Apple to increase prices in Europe, Canadahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186337/strengthening-dollar-prompts-apple-to-increase-prices-in-europe-canada "Apple raised prices in a number of overseas markets on Tuesday, a move precipitated by..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 19:32:23 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 May 2015 19:32:23 +0000#34478905FTC sides with Apple, other parties concerned with privacy of RadioShack customer datahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186333/ftc-sides-with-apple-other-parties-concerned-with-privacy-of-radioshack-customer-data "The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has intervened in the bankruptcy court dispute over..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 16:40:57 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 May 2015 16:40:57 +0000#34478642Apple, other tech companies ask Obama to reject proposals for software backdoorshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186321/apple-other-tech-companies-ask-obama-to-reject-proposals-for-software-backdoors "In a letter to be delivered to President Barack Obama on Tuesday, Apple is among a..."threadTue, 19 May 2015 04:06:50 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 May 2015 04:06:50 +0000#34478247With Starbucks deal Spotify looks to build out streaming music platform http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186319/with-starbucks-deal-spotify-looks-to-build-out-streaming-music-platform "Spotify on Monday announced a joint initiative with Starbucks that will see the world's..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 22:53:54 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 22:53:54 +0000#34478109How Coherent Navigation can help Apple with location technology and talenthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186316/how-coherent-navigation-can-help-apple-with-location-technology-and-talent "Apple's recent acquisition of Coherent Navigation, a California firm that worked on..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 18:06:40 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 18:06:40 +0000#34477859Google Search designer Jon Wiley moves to lead role on virtual reality techhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186315/google-search-designer-jon-wiley-moves-to-lead-role-on-virtual-reality-tech "The lead designer on Google Search has taken up a new position as the lead designer on..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 17:09:02 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 17:09:02 +0000#34477799Apple tops tech rivals in sales, profits & assets for first time in Forbes Global 2000http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186312/apple-tops-tech-rivals-in-sales-profits-assets-for-first-time-in-forbes-global-2000 "For the first time, Apple is now the world's biggest technology corporation not just in..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 15:00:55 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 15:00:55 +0000#34477644Appeals court finds Samsung violated Apple's design patents, but not trade dresshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186311/appeals-court-finds-samsung-violated-apples-design-patents-but-not-trade-dress "An appeals court ruled on Monday that Samsung's $930 million penalty, stemming from its..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 13:54:05 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 13:54:05 +0000#34477575Apple's 50,000-square-foot retail store in Dubai to open in Augusthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186310/apples-50-000-square-foot-retail-store-in-dubai-to-open-in-august "Apple's largest retail store yet, and its first in the Middle East, is on track to open..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 12:37:37 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 12:37:37 +0000#34477552Apple's Cook references Steve Jobs, morals in commencement addresshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186302/apples-cook-references-steve-jobs-morals-in-commencement-address "During his commencement address at George Washington University on Sunday, Apple CEO..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 02:11:08 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 02:11:08 +0000#34477438First 'Steve Jobs' teaser trailer shows Michael Fassbender as late tech guruhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186301/first-steve-jobs-teaser-trailer-shows-michael-fassbender-as-late-tech-guru "Universal Studios released the first teaser trailer for Danny Boyle's highly..."threadMon, 18 May 2015 00:47:01 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 May 2015 00:47:01 +0000#34477414Still waiting for Google to make Ann Doid an honest womanhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186300/still-waiting-for-google-to-make-ann-doid-an-honest-woman "<a href="http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/05/15/uk-google-oracle-lawsuit-insight-idUKKBN0O0183" target="_blank">http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/05/15/uk-google-oracle-lawsuit-insight-idUKKBN0O0183</a>..."threadSun, 17 May 2015 21:39:53 +0000Frank popeSun, 17 May 2015 21:39:53 +0000#34477376This week on AppleInsider: 'iPhone 6s' details, streaming music plans, HomeKit hardware in Junehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186293/this-week-on-appleinsider-iphone-6s-details-streaming-music-plans-homekit-hardware-in-june "A relatively quiet week nevertheless witnessed some of the first detailed specs for the..."threadSat, 16 May 2015 10:01:06 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 16 May 2015 10:01:06 +0000#34476978Apple CEO Tim Cook chronicles recent China trip on new Weibo accounthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186292/apple-ceo-tim-cook-chronicles-recent-china-trip-on-new-weibo-account "Apple CEO Tim Cook chronicled a recent four-day trip to China on microblogging website..."threadSat, 16 May 2015 05:55:27 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 16 May 2015 05:55:27 +0000#34476949Apple rumored to have engaged troubled payments startup Clinkle in acquisition talkshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186287/apple-rumored-to-have-engaged-troubled-payments-startup-clinkle-in-acquisition-talks "A report claims seven employees at much maligned payments startup Clinkle quit on..."threadSat, 16 May 2015 03:01:40 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 16 May 2015 03:01:40 +0000#34476900Trader Joe's grocery chain preparing to accept Apple Payhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186285/trader-joes-grocery-chain-preparing-to-accept-apple-pay "Popular U.S. grocery chain Trader Joe's is gearing up to begin accepting contactless..."threadFri, 15 May 2015 20:37:09 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 15 May 2015 20:37:09 +0000#34476742Mac development for Oculus Rift VR headset 'paused' ahead of early 2016 Windows launchhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186284/mac-development-for-oculus-rift-vr-headset-paused-ahead-of-early-2016-windows-launch "Although Oculus VR is going ahead with a Windows launch of its Rift headset in the..."threadFri, 15 May 2015 18:32:13 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 15 May 2015 18:32:13 +0000#34476693AppleInsider podcast tackles the latest 'iPhone 6s' & 'iPad Pro' rumors, Apple Watch water resistance, morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186278/appleinsider-podcast-tackles-the-latest-iphone-6s-ipad-pro-rumors-apple-watch-water-resistance-more "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast is now available with detailed analysis of..."threadFri, 15 May 2015 12:26:48 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 15 May 2015 12:26:48 +0000#34476503Bentley again chooses iPhone to shoot new 'Intelligent Details' short filmhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186274/bentley-again-chooses-iphone-to-shoot-new-intelligent-details-short-film "Almost one year to the day after Bentley aired its first promotional "documentary" shot..."threadFri, 15 May 2015 02:51:13 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 15 May 2015 02:51:13 +0000#34476338Apple overhauling data services 'front-to-back' for future version of Maps, job listing revealshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186268/apple-overhauling-data-services-front-to-back-for-future-version-of-maps-job-listing-reveals "Apple is planning major changes to Maps that will involve radically overhauling the..."threadThu, 14 May 2015 19:47:48 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 May 2015 19:47:48 +0000#34476039Software problems force Apple to delay HomeKit launch - reporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186265/software-problems-force-apple-to-delay-homekit-launch-report "Apple is reportedly facing technological issues with HomeKit, the company's forthcoming..."threadThu, 14 May 2015 16:27:41 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 May 2015 16:27:41 +0000#34475924Monterey Apple Store evacuated after handling contaminated packagehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186263/monterey-apple-store-evacuated-after-handling-contaminated-package "The Del Monte Apple Store in Monterey, Calif., was evacuated on Wednesday after a dozen..."threadThu, 14 May 2015 15:38:01 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 May 2015 15:38:01 +0000#34475868Apple display supplier Sharp posts $1.9 billion annual loss, avoids collapsehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186262/apple-display-supplier-sharp-posts-1-9-billion-annual-loss-avoids-collapse "One of Apple's key display suppliers, Sharp, posted an annual net loss of $1.9 billion..."threadThu, 14 May 2015 13:55:37 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 May 2015 13:55:37 +0000#34475757Apple intervenes in Radio Shack sale in effort to protect customer datahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186261/apple-intervenes-in-radio-shack-sale-in-effort-to-protect-customer-data "Bidding for the RadioShack brand and customer data has ended, but not before Apple..."threadThu, 14 May 2015 13:19:15 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 May 2015 13:19:15 +0000#34475741Rdio launches low-cost streaming music tier with $3.99 monthly fee, 25 daily downloadshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186256/rdio-launches-low-cost-streaming-music-tier-with-3-99-monthly-fee-25-daily-downloads "In a bid to rocket up the streaming music service charts before Apple releases its own..."threadThu, 14 May 2015 05:13:35 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 May 2015 05:13:35 +0000#34475580Apple and car battery firm A123 on verge of settling job poaching lawsuithttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186244/apple-and-car-battery-firm-a123-on-verge-of-settling-job-poaching-lawsuit "Apple and battery maker A123 Systems are nearing the settlement of a federal lawsuit..."threadWed, 13 May 2015 15:39:33 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 13 May 2015 15:39:33 +0000#34475083Apple seeks new global communications manager for its iAd networkhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186226/apple-seeks-new-global-communications-manager-for-its-iad-network "Apple on Tuesday began searching for a new global communications mangager for iAd, its..."threadTue, 12 May 2015 15:11:22 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 12 May 2015 15:11:22 +0000#34474412Apple CEO Tim Cook talks science, education with China's vice premierhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186225/apple-ceo-tim-cook-talks-science-education-with-chinas-vice-premier "Apple chief executive Tim Cook met with Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong on Tuesday in..."threadTue, 12 May 2015 14:30:48 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 12 May 2015 14:30:48 +0000#34474403Verizon gains video, advertising assets in $4.4 billion takeover of AOLhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186223/verizon-gains-video-advertising-assets-in-4-4-billion-takeover-of-aol "Verizon on Tuesday announced a deal to buy AOL at a cost of $4.4 billion, or $50 per..."threadTue, 12 May 2015 13:14:28 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 12 May 2015 13:14:28 +0000#34474357Apple assigned patent for Beats Mixr headphone designhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186218/apple-assigned-patent-for-beats-mixr-headphone-design "The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday granted Apple a headphone design patent..."threadTue, 12 May 2015 05:51:57 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 12 May 2015 05:51:57 +0000#34474210Australian government announces crackdown on tax avoidance by Apple, othershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/186212/australian-government-announces-crackdown-on-tax-avoidance-by-apple-others "The government of Australia announced on Monday that it plans to investigate alleged..."threadMon, 11 May 2015 19:15:15 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 11 May 2015 19:15:15 +0000#34473935