AppleInsider - General Discussion - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Sun, 26 Apr 2015 19:45:44 +0000iPhone and Mac to shine in Apple's Q2 2015 earnings, analyst sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185984/iphone-and-mac-to-shine-in-apples-q2-2015-earnings-analyst-says "After a gangbusters fiscal quarter one, Apple could see moderate gains highlighted by..."threadSun, 26 Apr 2015 01:35:12 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 26 Apr 2015 01:35:12 +0000#34463017Google Maps Easter egg shows Android mascot urinating on Apple logo [updated]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185964/google-maps-easter-egg-shows-android-mascot-urinating-on-apple-logo-updated "An unknown person has inserted an Easter egg image into Google Maps, depicting the..."threadFri, 24 Apr 2015 15:07:37 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 24 Apr 2015 15:07:37 +0000#34461861AppleInsider podcast discusses Apple Watch shipments, 12" MacBook review, morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185962/appleinsider-podcast-discusses-apple-watch-shipments-12-macbook-review-more "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast is now available with detailed analysis of..."threadFri, 24 Apr 2015 13:57:03 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 24 Apr 2015 13:57:03 +0000#34461749Google taking the p*ss out of Applehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185961/google-taking-the-p-ss-out-of-apple "Someone is going to get fired when they find out who did this. Someone showing a lack..."threadFri, 24 Apr 2015 13:54:26 +0000singularityFri, 24 Apr 2015 13:54:26 +0000#34461746Final Cut creator Randy Ubillos leaves Apple after 20 yearshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185939/final-cut-creator-randy-ubillos-leaves-apple-after-20-years "Randy Ubillos, the creator of both Apple's Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premier, announced..."threadThu, 23 Apr 2015 15:59:25 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 23 Apr 2015 15:59:25 +0000#34460901Apple beefing up Siri, speech and language teams with wave of new openingshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185938/apple-beefing-up-siri-speech-and-language-teams-with-wave-of-new-openings "Apple on Wednesday and Thursday opened up several job listings related to speech..."threadThu, 23 Apr 2015 15:15:31 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 23 Apr 2015 15:15:31 +0000#34460822US tech companies not disproportionately targeted for regulation, EU sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185936/us-tech-companies-not-disproportionately-targeted-for-regulation-eu-says "Despite a recent proliferation of high-profile antitrust allegations brought against..."threadThu, 23 Apr 2015 14:25:48 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 23 Apr 2015 14:25:48 +0000#34460757Apple invention uses vibrations and temperature to simulate different materials on touchscreens, trackpadshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185933/apple-invention-uses-vibrations-and-temperature-to-simulate-different-materials-on-touchscreens-trackpads "An Apple patent application published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on..."threadThu, 23 Apr 2015 09:54:59 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 23 Apr 2015 09:54:59 +0000#34460538Apple being wooed by Nokia for $3.2B HERE mapping acquisition, report sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185927/apple-being-wooed-by-nokia-for-3-2b-here-mapping-acquisition-report-says "A report on Wednesday claims Apple is among a number of high-profile tech companies..."threadThu, 23 Apr 2015 04:07:36 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 23 Apr 2015 04:07:36 +0000#34460363Pharrell performs at Apple campus in celebration of Earth Day, dons Apple Watch onstagehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185924/pharrell-performs-at-apple-campus-in-celebration-of-earth-day-dons-apple-watch-onstage "Continuing Apple's Earth Day festivities, the company on Wednesday held a concert at..."threadThu, 23 Apr 2015 01:14:15 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 23 Apr 2015 01:14:15 +0000#34460240Longtime Apple PR director Natalie Kerris announces retirementhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185918/longtime-apple-pr-director-natalie-kerris-announces-retirement "Apple's senior director of Worldwide Corporate Communications, Natalie Kerris,..."threadWed, 22 Apr 2015 20:22:36 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 22 Apr 2015 20:22:36 +0000#34459947Apple ranks among top 50 'green' brands in 2015 survey of US shoppershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185917/apple-ranks-among-top-50-green-brands-in-2015-survey-of-us-shoppers "Apple is among the 50 most environmentally-friendly brands, according to a U.S. survey..."threadWed, 22 Apr 2015 20:18:58 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 22 Apr 2015 20:18:58 +0000#34459943Google announces 'Project Fi' mobile phone network for Nexus 6 ownershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185916/google-announces-project-fi-mobile-phone-network-for-nexus-6-owners "Owners of Google's Android flagship Nexus 6 smartphone now have a new option for..."threadWed, 22 Apr 2015 18:45:26 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 22 Apr 2015 18:45:26 +0000#34459845Apple celebrates Earth Day with green retail store logos, App Store promoshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185915/apple-celebrates-earth-day-with-green-retail-store-logos-app-store-promos "Apple Stores across the globe have once again turned their leaves green in celebration..."threadWed, 22 Apr 2015 18:15:37 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 22 Apr 2015 18:15:37 +0000#34459822Samsung's Galaxy S6, S6 Edge receive tepid interest in native South Koreahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185911/samsungs-galaxy-s6-s6-edge-receive-tepid-interest-in-native-south-korea "While most industry watchers predict strong sales for Samsung's latest flagship..."threadWed, 22 Apr 2015 16:56:30 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 22 Apr 2015 16:56:30 +0000#34459727Apple's lobbying costs grew to $1.24M in Q1, still lag well behind rivalshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185903/apples-lobbying-costs-grew-to-1-24m-in-q1-still-lag-well-behind-rivals "Partially to push its new Apple Pay mobile wallet service, Apple boosted its lobbying..."threadWed, 22 Apr 2015 11:50:47 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 22 Apr 2015 11:50:47 +0000#34459395Apple retail chief Ahrendts addresses Apple Watch, 12" MacBook availability issues in internal videohttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185896/apple-retail-chief-ahrendts-addresses-apple-watch-12-macbook-availability-issues-in-internal-video "In an internal video sent out to Apple Store employees on Tuesday, Apple SVP of Retail..."threadTue, 21 Apr 2015 21:12:59 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 21 Apr 2015 21:12:59 +0000#34458972Apple releases Xcode 6.3.1, fixing 'critical issues' related to debugging and morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185890/apple-releases-xcode-6-3-1-fixing-critical-issues-related-to-debugging-and-more "Apple on Tuesday issued a minor update for Xcode, improving stability and fixing what..."threadTue, 21 Apr 2015 17:23:57 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 21 Apr 2015 17:23:57 +0000#34458731Apple Watches Shipping????http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185870/apple-watches-shipping "The "check order status" on the Apple website has been down for me for the past half..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 17:37:17 +0000PaulMJohnsonMon, 20 Apr 2015 17:37:17 +0000#34457542US Department of Justice expected to block Comcast-Time Warner mergerhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185868/us-department-of-justice-expected-to-block-comcast-time-warner-merger "As Apple is said to be in talks with content owners for its own upcoming streaming..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 16:39:32 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 20 Apr 2015 16:39:32 +0000#34457486Apple's 2015 Enviromental Responsibility Report shows larger carbon footprinthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185867/apples-2015-enviromental-responsibility-report-shows-larger-carbon-footprint "Apple on Monday issued the 2015 edition of its Environmental Responsibility report,..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 15:40:04 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 20 Apr 2015 15:40:04 +0000#34457461Apple triples retail renewable energy rollout, 360 outlets worldwide go greenhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185866/apple-triples-retail-renewable-energy-rollout-360-outlets-worldwide-go-green "Apple's plan to power its expansive retail operation entirely with renewable energy has..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 15:04:22 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 20 Apr 2015 15:04:22 +0000#34457442Independent Nokia Technologies aiming to return to phone market - reporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185865/independent-nokia-technologies-aiming-to-return-to-phone-market-report "Although Nokia's original mobile phone division was sold to Microsoft in 2013, one of..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 13:55:00 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 20 Apr 2015 13:55:00 +0000#34457390Apple touts its environmental bona fides in new promotional videohttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185864/apple-touts-its-environmental-bona-fides-in-new-promotional-video "Days after announcing new sustainability projects in the U.S. and China, Apple on..."threadMon, 20 Apr 2015 13:24:47 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 20 Apr 2015 13:24:47 +0000#34457379Review: Zivix Jamstik MIDI guitar controller for iOS and OS Xhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185858/review-zivix-jamstik-midi-guitar-controller-for-ios-and-os-x "Aspiring musicians looking to learn to play guitar with the aid of lessons on their..."threadSun, 19 Apr 2015 05:15:18 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 19 Apr 2015 05:15:18 +0000#34457081Apple sends out ticket confirmations to WWDC 2015 lottery winnershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185845/apple-sends-out-ticket-confirmations-to-wwdc-2015-lottery-winners "Apple on Friday began sending out Worldwide Developers Conference 2015 ticket..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 22:07:36 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 17 Apr 2015 22:07:36 +0000#34456345Apple suppliers extend Lightning cable production to Brazil and Vietnamhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185843/apple-suppliers-extend-lightning-cable-production-to-brazil-and-vietnam "Hardware manufacturers responsible for supplying Apple's official Lightning to USB..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 20:43:50 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 17 Apr 2015 20:43:50 +0000#34456279Ex-Apple exec Scott Forstall takes to Twitter for first time, announces Broadway musicalhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185842/ex-apple-exec-scott-forstall-takes-to-twitter-for-first-time-announces-broadway-musical "In a marked departure from his former career at Apple, Scott Forstall posted on Twitter..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 20:30:27 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 17 Apr 2015 20:30:27 +0000#34456269Apple's Tim Cook is the most pay-efficient CEO in America, Bloomberg sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185837/apples-tim-cook-is-the-most-pay-efficient-ceo-in-america-bloomberg-says "The unprecedented financial success Apple has seen since Tim Cook took over as chief..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 15:40:05 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 17 Apr 2015 15:40:05 +0000#34456031AppleInsider podcast discusses Apple Watch try-ons, WWDC 2015, iOS 9 hopes & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185831/appleinsider-podcast-discusses-apple-watch-try-ons-wwdc-2015-ios-9-hopes-more "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast is now available to download and subscribe in..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 12:06:41 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 17 Apr 2015 12:06:41 +0000#34455885Apple officially appoints Steve Dowling to VP of Communicationshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185826/apple-officially-appoints-steve-dowling-to-vp-of-communications "It appears Apple has filled the shoes of former PR chief Katie Cotton, as the company's..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 00:20:13 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 17 Apr 2015 00:20:13 +0000#34455582Snapchat paid ousted Apple exec Scott Forstall 0.11% to be advisor, according to leaked emailhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185825/snapchat-paid-ousted-apple-exec-scott-forstall-0-11-to-be-advisor-according-to-leaked-email "A leaked email from last year's Sony Pictures data breach that surfaced Thursday..."threadFri, 17 Apr 2015 00:11:11 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 17 Apr 2015 00:11:11 +0000#34455579Apple partners with SunPower to build twin 20-megawatt solar plants in Chinahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185819/apple-partners-with-sunpower-to-build-twin-20-megawatt-solar-plants-in-china "Apple is set to expand its global investment in alternative energy sources with the..."threadThu, 16 Apr 2015 19:58:41 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 16 Apr 2015 19:58:41 +0000#34455249Apple's feud with antitrust monitor continues; company accused of not cooperating in iBooks oversighthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185814/apples-feud-with-antitrust-monitor-continues-company-accused-of-not-cooperating-in-ibooks-oversight "Tension between Apple and its court-appointed antitrust monitor continues to mount, as..."threadThu, 16 Apr 2015 17:43:29 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 16 Apr 2015 17:43:29 +0000#34455094'Unwavering' Apple CEO Tim Cook makes Time's 100 Most Influential People listhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185809/unwavering-apple-ceo-tim-cook-makes-times-100-most-influential-people-list "On Thursday, Apple CEO Tim Cook once again secured a position on Time magazine's annual..."threadThu, 16 Apr 2015 14:57:36 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 16 Apr 2015 14:57:36 +0000#34454931Apple buys 36,000 acres of forest to create sustainable eco-friendly product packaginghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185808/apple-buys-36-000-acres-of-forest-to-create-sustainable-eco-friendly-product-packaging "Apple and The Conservation Fund are partnering to purchase more than 36,000 acres of..."threadThu, 16 Apr 2015 14:10:18 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 16 Apr 2015 14:10:18 +0000#34454875AppleInsider's iOS app gets support for native iPhone 6 and 6 Plus screen resolutions, Apple Watch companion app in updatehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185807/appleinsiders-ios-app-gets-support-for-native-iphone-6-and-6-plus-screen-resolutions-apple-watch-companion-app-in-update "With the updated AppleInsider iOS app, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners can get the day's..."threadThu, 16 Apr 2015 13:44:40 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 16 Apr 2015 13:44:40 +0000#34454861Apple exploring light field image editing software, patent application showshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185802/apple-exploring-light-field-image-editing-software-patent-application-shows "A patent application filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Thursday..."threadThu, 16 Apr 2015 08:41:32 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 16 Apr 2015 08:41:32 +0000#34454683Jawbone announces Up4 fitness band with NFC payments, releases Up2 mid-tier offeringhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185795/jawbone-announces-up4-fitness-band-with-nfc-payments-releases-up2-mid-tier-offering "In what appears to be Jawbone's attempt to keep up in an escalating wearables arms..."threadThu, 16 Apr 2015 04:40:13 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 16 Apr 2015 04:40:13 +0000#34454581LAUSD seeks multimillion-dollar refund from Apple for scrapped iPad in education programhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185793/lausd-seeks-multimillion-dollar-refund-from-apple-for-scrapped-ipad-in-education-program "After officially scrapping a $1.3 billion educational technology initiative based on..."threadThu, 16 Apr 2015 01:26:18 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 16 Apr 2015 01:26:18 +0000#34454452Tim Cook offers keynote invite, Cupertino lunch in latest Charitybuzz auctionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185782/tim-cook-offers-keynote-invite-cupertino-lunch-in-latest-charitybuzz-auction "Charitybuzz today announced that for the third year in a row, Apple Chief Executive Tim..."threadWed, 15 Apr 2015 16:19:11 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 15 Apr 2015 16:19:11 +0000#34453926European Commission charges Google with multiple antitrust violationshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185781/european-commission-charges-google-with-multiple-antitrust-violations "Search giant Google has run once again into the welcoming embrace of European..."threadWed, 15 Apr 2015 15:47:50 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 15 Apr 2015 15:47:50 +0000#34453911WWDC 2015 scholarships increased to 350 as Apple works to boost gender, racial diversityhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185779/wwdc-2015-scholarships-increased-to-350-as-apple-works-to-boost-gender-racial-diversity "Apple this year is offering 350 scholarships to WWDC 2015, a substantial increase over..."threadWed, 15 Apr 2015 13:49:03 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 15 Apr 2015 13:49:03 +0000#34453784Samsung team of 200 solely develops display tech for Apple, highlighting importance of partnershiphttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185776/samsung-team-of-200-solely-develops-display-tech-for-apple-highlighting-importance-of-partnership "Although the two companies remain mortal enemies in the consumer electronics market,..."threadWed, 15 Apr 2015 11:59:36 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 15 Apr 2015 11:59:36 +0000#34453691Samsung dedicates 200 employees to display team focused solely on Apple productshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185775/samsung-dedicates-200-employees-to-display-team-focused-solely-on-apple-products "A report on Wednesday reveals Samsung recently formed an internal team to make displays..."threadWed, 15 Apr 2015 10:20:51 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 15 Apr 2015 10:20:51 +0000#34453666Vendors at 2015 NAB Show brings debut Thunderbolt drives, camera remote accessories, morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185769/vendors-at-2015-nab-show-brings-debut-thunderbolt-drives-camera-remote-accessories-more "With the National Association of Broadcasters' annual trade show under way in Las..."threadTue, 14 Apr 2015 23:33:23 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 14 Apr 2015 23:33:23 +0000#34453434Rare functional Apple I computer up for auction on eBay, 10% of sale price goes to charityhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185768/rare-functional-apple-i-computer-up-for-auction-on-ebay-10-of-sale-price-goes-to-charity "A fully functional Apple I computer built in 1976 with add-ons like an original Apple I..."threadTue, 14 Apr 2015 22:04:10 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 14 Apr 2015 22:04:10 +0000#34453357Apple buys multi-lens, DSLR-quality camera tech with $20M purchase of LinX Imaginghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185763/apple-buys-multi-lens-dslr-quality-camera-tech-with-20m-purchase-of-linx-imaging "Apple on Tuesday confirmed that it has purchased Israel-based camera technology company..."threadTue, 14 Apr 2015 19:15:56 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 14 Apr 2015 19:15:56 +0000#34453087Republican legislators, cellular industry launch attack on FCC net neutrality provisionshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185762/republican-legislators-cellular-industry-launch-attack-on-fcc-net-neutrality-provisions "Net neutrality has once again come under fire from a number of groups, including 14..."threadTue, 14 Apr 2015 18:19:47 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 14 Apr 2015 18:19:47 +0000#34453035iOS-connected wearables, smart home devices take center stage at Hong Kong Spring Electronics Fairhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185758/ios-connected-wearables-smart-home-devices-take-center-stage-at-hong-kong-spring-electronics-fair "Apple's ultra-popular mobile devices play a starring role in Asia's largest electronics..."threadTue, 14 Apr 2015 15:28:42 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 14 Apr 2015 15:28:42 +0000#34452865