AppleInsider - General Discussion - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:14:36 +0000Upcoming Steve Jobs biography dives deep into Apple cofounder's life, features interviews with Tim Cook, Jony Ive, morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185015/upcoming-steve-jobs-biography-dives-deep-into-apple-cofounders-life-features-interviews-with-tim-cook-jony-ive-more "An upcoming biography of Steve Jobs promises an intimate portrait of the late tech guru..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 23:04:04 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 23:04:04 +0000#34410919Nissan, Daimler CEOs split on prospect of rumored Apple Carhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185014/nissan-daimler-ceos-split-on-prospect-of-rumored-apple-car "Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche and the CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, Carlos Ghosn,..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 22:20:15 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 22:20:15 +0000#34410875Google postpones iOS 8-style full-disk encryption of Android deviceshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185013/google-postpones-ios-8-style-full-disk-encryption-of-android-devices "Despite initial promises by Google, and rival Apple implementing the technology in iOS..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 21:40:59 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 21:40:59 +0000#34410811Race to beat Apple Pay picks up, as PayPal buys CurrentC-linked Paydiant http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185008/race-to-beat-apple-pay-picks-up-as-paypal-buys-currentc-linked-paydiant "The mobile payment industry continues to see shakeups this week, as PayPal has..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 18:23:30 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 18:23:30 +0000#34410562Google to launch own 'Nexus'-like carrier network to push innovations in wirelesshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185002/google-to-launch-own-nexus-like-carrier-network-to-push-innovations-in-wireless "Speaking at a Mobile World Congress keynote on Monday, Google's senior vice president..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 15:07:43 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 15:07:43 +0000#34410276Tim Cook discusses Steve Jobs, personal privacy, and Apple's role as a social leaderhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/185001/tim-cook-discusses-steve-jobs-personal-privacy-and-apples-role-as-a-social-leader "Apple CEO Tim Cook waxed nostalgic about his relationship with the late Steve Jobs,..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 14:24:38 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 14:24:38 +0000#34410239Apple's next Chinese Apple Store to open in Chongqing on March 7http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184997/apples-next-chinese-apple-store-to-open-in-chongqing-on-march-7 "As part of plans to triple its retail presence in China by mid-2016, Apple on Sunday..."threadMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:25:13 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 02 Mar 2015 08:25:13 +0000#34410117google doesn't give crap ...http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184987/google-doesnt-give-crap "AMID SECURITY CONCERNS, GOOGLE AIMS TO BEAT APPLE TO YOUR WORK..."threadSat, 28 Feb 2015 22:32:25 +0000DisturbiaSat, 28 Feb 2015 22:32:25 +0000#34409206Shuttle drivers at Apple, other Silicon Valley tech companies vote for Teamsters representationhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184984/shuttle-drivers-at-apple-other-silicon-valley-tech-companies-vote-for-teamsters-representation "In the ongoing Silicon Valley shuttle bus saga, contracted drivers serving five local..."threadSat, 28 Feb 2015 02:13:21 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 28 Feb 2015 02:13:21 +0000#34408445Apple's Tim Cook takes hardline stance against consumer data sharing, government snooping and terrorism http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184983/apples-tim-cook-takes-hardline-stance-against-consumer-data-sharing-government-snooping-and-terrorism "In an interview published on Friday, Apple CEO Tim Cook reaffirmed his commitment to..."threadSat, 28 Feb 2015 00:47:22 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 28 Feb 2015 00:47:22 +0000#34408390Apple's March 9 'Spring Forward' event steals thunder from rivals at Mobile World Congresshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184978/apples-march-9-spring-forward-event-steals-thunder-from-rivals-at-mobile-world-congress "Whether intentionally timed or just a matter of coincidence, Apple's just-announced..."threadFri, 27 Feb 2015 15:56:40 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 27 Feb 2015 15:56:40 +0000#34407742AppleInsider podcast discusses Apple's March 9 event, net neutrality, Pebble Time & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184976/appleinsider-podcast-discusses-apples-march-9-event-net-neutrality-pebble-time-more "The latest AppleInsider podcast is now available to download and subscribe in iTunes or..."threadFri, 27 Feb 2015 13:31:14 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 27 Feb 2015 13:31:14 +0000#34407569Ericsson unloads legal barrage against Apple in ongoing patent licensing disputehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184972/ericsson-unloads-legal-barrage-against-apple-in-ongoing-patent-licensing-dispute "Mobile systems heavyweight Ericsson plans to escalate its patent licensing case against..."threadFri, 27 Feb 2015 09:30:25 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 27 Feb 2015 09:30:25 +0000#34407490Former Apple exec Ron Johnson appointed to board of fashion e-tailer Nasty Gal, leads investment http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184970/former-apple-exec-ron-johnson-appointed-to-board-of-fashion-e-tailer-nasty-gal-leads-investment "Former Apple executive Ron Johnson, who cultivated the highly successful Apple Store..."threadFri, 27 Feb 2015 06:01:39 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 27 Feb 2015 06:01:39 +0000#34407392Apple looking for hardware and software engineers to build virtual reality displayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184968/apple-looking-for-hardware-and-software-engineers-to-build-virtual-reality-displays "A handful of recent Apple corporate job postings suggest the company is experimenting..."threadFri, 27 Feb 2015 02:03:44 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 27 Feb 2015 02:03:44 +0000#34407254Apple takes top spot in online order fulfillment in Q4 with average ship time of 2.5 days http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184966/apple-takes-top-spot-in-online-order-fulfillment-in-q4-with-average-ship-time-of-2-5-days "In its first ever quarterly study, customer service analytics firm StellaService ranked..."threadFri, 27 Feb 2015 00:25:58 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 27 Feb 2015 00:25:58 +0000#34407147Anyone else notice Siri's a lot better sounding? http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184964/anyone-else-notice-siris-a-lot-better-sounding "I know that iOS 8.3 promises to further improve Siri, but starting around Monday Siri's..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 21:35:22 +0000TheWhiteFalconThu, 26 Feb 2015 21:35:22 +0000#34406822Fresh off $533M victory, Smartflash files another patent suit against Applehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184963/fresh-off-533m-victory-smartflash-files-another-patent-suit-against-apple "Just one day after Smartflash won a $533 million jury decision against Apple, the..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 20:06:53 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Feb 2015 20:06:53 +0000#34406654Apple's March 9 'Spring Forward' event will be streamed live from its website, Apple TVhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184960/apples-march-9-spring-forward-event-will-be-streamed-live-from-its-website-apple-tv "As it has done for past events, Apple's upcoming March 9 event, where it is expected to..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 18:40:51 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Feb 2015 18:40:51 +0000#34406438FCC votes to enforce net neutrality by regulating ISPs, unleashes municipal broadbandhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184959/fcc-votes-to-enforce-net-neutrality-by-regulating-isps-unleashes-municipal-broadband "The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday voted to regulate Internet service..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 18:01:28 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Feb 2015 18:01:28 +0000#34406357Apple announces 'spring forward' event for March 9, likely to talk about Apple Watch & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184958/apple-announces-spring-forward-event-for-march-9-likely-to-talk-about-apple-watch-more "Apple on Thursday sent out invitations to members of the media, inviting them to a..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 17:06:33 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Feb 2015 17:06:33 +0000#34406239Apple's Tim Cook pledges more growth in Israel during meeting with Israeli presidenthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184955/apples-tim-cook-pledges-more-growth-in-israel-during-meeting-with-israeli-president "A meeting this week between Apple chief executive Tim Cook and Israeli President Reuven..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 14:36:40 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Feb 2015 14:36:40 +0000#34406101China removes Apple, other US tech companies from approved government purchase listshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184950/china-removes-apple-other-us-tech-companies-from-approved-government-purchase-lists "China has blacklisted Apple and a number of other big name U.S. technology brands from..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 04:51:22 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Feb 2015 04:51:22 +0000#34405830Tim Cook to deliver commencement address at George Washington University, receive honorary doctoratehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184949/tim-cook-to-deliver-commencement-address-at-george-washington-university-receive-honorary-doctorate "It was announced on Wednesday that Apple CEO Tim Cook will deliver George Washington..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 01:55:50 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Feb 2015 01:55:50 +0000#34405727Google in talks with wearables maker Jawbone over potential investment, report sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184948/google-in-talks-with-wearables-maker-jawbone-over-potential-investment-report-says "Google is reportedly in preliminary talks to buy a stake in Jawbone, perhaps best known..."threadThu, 26 Feb 2015 01:17:49 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 26 Feb 2015 01:17:49 +0000#34405707GasBuddy & GreatSchools now providing data for Apple Maps [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184944/gasbuddy-greatschools-now-providing-data-for-apple-maps-u "Third-party data presented to users within Apple Maps may soon include local gas prices..."threadWed, 25 Feb 2015 20:11:32 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 25 Feb 2015 20:11:32 +0000#34405399Apple's Jony Ive and Tesla's Elon Musk 'inseparable' in conversation at Oscars afterpartyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184939/apples-jony-ive-and-teslas-elon-musk-inseparable-in-conversation-at-oscars-afterparty "One of the top designers in the world and the leader in electric car technology were..."threadWed, 25 Feb 2015 17:26:49 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 25 Feb 2015 17:26:49 +0000#34405199Apple CEO Tim Cook visits Israel, meets with President Reuven Rivlinhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184938/apple-ceo-tim-cook-visits-israel-meets-with-president-reuven-rivlin "Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook was in Israel on Wednesday, and had a meeting with..."threadWed, 25 Feb 2015 16:59:48 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 25 Feb 2015 16:59:48 +0000#34405172Jury orders Apple to pay $533M for infringing gaming patentshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184933/jury-orders-apple-to-pay-533m-for-infringing-gaming-patents "A U.S. federal jury in Texas ordered Apple to pay $532.9 million in damages on Tuesday..."threadWed, 25 Feb 2015 05:02:07 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 25 Feb 2015 05:02:07 +0000#34404860Microsoft Band adds MapMyFitness & HealthVault support, but still no Apple HealthKithttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184925/microsoft-band-adds-mapmyfitness-healthvault-support-but-still-no-apple-healthkit "The wearable fitness tracking Microsoft Band received an update this week adding..."threadTue, 24 Feb 2015 18:40:10 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 24 Feb 2015 18:40:10 +0000#34404351Tim Cook commemorates Steve Jobs's birthday on trip to Germanyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184924/tim-cook-commemorates-steve-jobss-birthday-on-trip-to-germany "Apple's chief executive was spotted on Tuesday in Germany, where he took the time to..."threadTue, 24 Feb 2015 16:48:35 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 24 Feb 2015 16:48:35 +0000#34404220Pebble again turns to crowdfunding to take on Apple Watch with new color display modelhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184923/pebble-again-turns-to-crowdfunding-to-take-on-apple-watch-with-new-color-display-model "Best known for being a blockbuster success on Kickstarter, Pebble announced on Tuesday..."threadTue, 24 Feb 2015 15:41:28 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 24 Feb 2015 15:41:28 +0000#34404155Apple patent outlines mobile app data sharing and collaboration over FaceTimehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184920/apple-patent-outlines-mobile-app-data-sharing-and-collaboration-over-facetime "Apple on Tuesday was granted a patent for a method by which two or more mobile device..."threadTue, 24 Feb 2015 07:39:50 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 24 Feb 2015 07:39:50 +0000#34404030Apple reportedly buys digital instrument effects firm Camel Audio [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184918/apple-reportedly-buys-digital-instrument-effects-firm-camel-audio-u "Apple has seemingly purchased UK-based digital audio effects maker Camel Audio, best..."threadTue, 24 Feb 2015 03:59:27 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 24 Feb 2015 03:59:27 +0000#34403919Apple's World Travel Adapter Kit returns with Brazil socket support, lower pricehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184914/apples-world-travel-adapter-kit-returns-with-brazil-socket-support-lower-price "In a change to its online storefront on Monday, Apple introduced a revised World Travel..."threadMon, 23 Feb 2015 23:51:20 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 23 Feb 2015 23:51:20 +0000#34403737Apple introduces emoji diversity options with latest iOS 8.3, OS X 10.10.3 betashttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184912/apple-introduces-emoji-diversity-options-with-latest-ios-8-3-os-x-10-10-3-betas "Starting with the latest betas of iOS 8.3 and OS X 10.10.3, new alternate skin color..."threadMon, 23 Feb 2015 21:03:58 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 23 Feb 2015 21:03:58 +0000#34403524Latest Apple mystery van sightings occur in California, Florida, Hawaii, Arizona [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184905/latest-apple-mystery-van-sightings-occur-in-california-florida-hawaii-arizona-u "Apple's mapping efforts appear to be growing, as AppleInsider readers continue to spot..."threadMon, 23 Feb 2015 15:52:27 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 23 Feb 2015 15:52:27 +0000#34403169Apple's Oscars ad shot entirely on iPad Air 2, features voiceover by Martin Scorsesehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184897/apples-oscars-ad-shot-entirely-on-ipad-air-2-features-voiceover-by-martin-scorsese "Just in time for the Academy Awards, Apple on Sunday released a new TV commercial..."threadSun, 22 Feb 2015 21:08:58 +0000AppleInsiderSun, 22 Feb 2015 21:08:58 +0000#34402809Where does Ming Chi Kuo publish his stuff?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184889/where-does-ming-chi-kuo-publish-his-stuff "So we have this guy from KGI security publishing so many guesses about the upcoming..."threadSat, 21 Feb 2015 08:02:14 +0000YazolightSat, 21 Feb 2015 08:02:14 +0000#34402387Review: Fitbit Surge, an iPhone-connected health & fitness trackerhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184888/review-fitbit-surge-an-iphone-connected-health-fitness-tracker "For iPhone users seeking a wrist-worn fitness tracker with GPS, heart rate monitoring,..."threadSat, 21 Feb 2015 05:08:40 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 21 Feb 2015 05:08:40 +0000#34402331AppleInsider podcast discusses Apple Car rumors, Apple Watch pricing, Apple Pay & Sonyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184881/appleinsider-podcast-discusses-apple-car-rumors-apple-watch-pricing-apple-pay-sony "This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast is now available to download and subscribe in..."threadFri, 20 Feb 2015 15:37:42 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 20 Feb 2015 15:37:42 +0000#34401804Apple reportedly in talks to build $1.7B plant in partnership with Japan Display http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184877/apple-reportedly-in-talks-to-build-1-7b-plant-in-partnership-with-japan-display "Apple may soon secure a more stable source for small to medium sized device displays,..."threadFri, 20 Feb 2015 04:19:03 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 20 Feb 2015 04:19:03 +0000#34401592Apple eyeing electric car production by 2020, report sayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184876/apple-eyeing-electric-car-production-by-2020-report-says "Adding to a firestorm of rumors surrounding Apple's supposed electric car project, a..."threadFri, 20 Feb 2015 00:04:54 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 20 Feb 2015 00:04:54 +0000#34401307Apple Maps Connect service for small businesses extended beyond US bordershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184873/apple-maps-connect-service-for-small-businesses-extended-beyond-us-borders "Following a brief outage on Thursday, the Apple Maps Connect Web portal returned to..."threadThu, 19 Feb 2015 21:58:01 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Feb 2015 21:58:01 +0000#34401182Lenovo bundled adware on some laptops, leaves users with staggering security vulnerabilitieshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184871/lenovo-bundled-adware-on-some-laptops-leaves-users-with-staggering-security-vulnerabilities "Chinese PC maker Lenovo has found itself in the middle of a public relations disaster,..."threadThu, 19 Feb 2015 19:03:34 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Feb 2015 19:03:34 +0000#34401047Apple could receive up to 20 years in tax breaks for solar-powered Arizona data centerhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184868/apple-could-receive-up-to-20-years-in-tax-breaks-for-solar-powered-arizona-data-center "Apple's forthcoming "global command center" for its online operations in Mesa, Ariz.,..."threadThu, 19 Feb 2015 16:02:12 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Feb 2015 16:02:12 +0000#34400876Occasional Excellence...http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184866/occasional-excellence "This will be a rant... I will try to make it relevant.   How many times a week do I..."threadThu, 19 Feb 2015 13:42:33 +0000iRikalThu, 19 Feb 2015 13:42:33 +0000#34400762Apple poached battery manufacturer employees for own project, lawsuit allegeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184858/apple-poached-battery-manufacturer-employees-for-own-project-lawsuit-alleges "A new lawsuit filed in early February claims Apple poached workers with proprietary..."threadThu, 19 Feb 2015 00:55:36 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Feb 2015 00:55:36 +0000#34400430High-res photos reveal mysterious Apple van's equipment packagehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184857/high-res-photos-reveal-mysterious-apple-vans-equipment-package "A pair of high-resolution photographs acquired by AppleInsider on Wednesday show..."threadThu, 19 Feb 2015 00:13:20 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 19 Feb 2015 00:13:20 +0000#34400369Tim Cook rumored to travel to Israel for opening of new Apple R&D officehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/184850/tim-cook-rumored-to-travel-to-israel-for-opening-of-new-apple-r-d-office "Rumors continue to circulate that Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook may be planning a trip..."threadWed, 18 Feb 2015 18:01:58 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 18 Feb 2015 18:01:58 +0000#34399944