AppleInsider - General Discussion - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Sun, 31 Aug 2014 07:03:23 +0000Apple announces Sept. 9 event for expected 'iPhone 6' & 'iWatch' unveiling: 'Wish we could say more'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/182011/apple-announces-sept-9-event-for-expected-iphone-6-iwatch-unveiling-wish-we-could-say-more "Apple on Thursday confirmed that it will hold a media event on Sept. 9, with a teaser..."threadThu, 28 Aug 2014 16:05:57 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 Aug 2014 16:05:57 +0000#34242512Apple wins patent for Steve Jobs-designed Fifth Ave glass cubehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/182007/apple-wins-patent-for-steve-jobs-designed-fifth-ave-glass-cube "The iconic Fifth Avenue Apple Store glass cube, which was designed in part by legendary..."threadThu, 28 Aug 2014 12:11:53 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 Aug 2014 12:11:53 +0000#34242283LG and Samsung announce new smartwatches ahead of Apple's anticipated 'iWatch' reveal [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/182005/lg-and-samsung-announce-new-smartwatches-ahead-of-apples-anticipated-iwatch-reveal-u "In a possible bid to get word out before an expected Apple iWatch announcement sucks..."threadThu, 28 Aug 2014 02:51:08 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 28 Aug 2014 02:51:08 +0000#34242095Judge denies Apple injunction against Samsung devices in second California patent trialhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/182003/judge-denies-apple-injunction-against-samsung-devices-in-second-california-patent-trial "U.S. District Court Judge Lucy Koh on Wednesday handed down an order denying Apple's..."threadWed, 27 Aug 2014 21:04:07 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 27 Aug 2014 21:04:07 +0000#34241810iPhone-controlled August Smart Lock finally starts shipping to preorder customers http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181986/iphone-controlled-august-smart-lock-finally-starts-shipping-to-preorder-customers "After nearly a year's wait, Yves Behar-designed August Smart Locks finally started..."threadTue, 26 Aug 2014 23:26:36 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 26 Aug 2014 23:26:36 +0000#34241081Apple patent embeds physical iPhone control, feedback components beneath flexible displayhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181974/apple-patent-embeds-physical-iphone-control-feedback-components-beneath-flexible-display "In a new patent discovered on Tuesday, Apple details a flexible mobile device screen..."threadTue, 26 Aug 2014 09:48:59 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 26 Aug 2014 09:48:59 +0000#34240471Apple to restrict CloudKit services to latest iOS 8, OS X Yosemite betas ahead of launchhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181970/apple-to-restrict-cloudkit-services-to-latest-ios-8-os-x-yosemite-betas-ahead-of-launch "In an email sent out on Monday, Apple informed developers that upcoming iCloud-based..."threadTue, 26 Aug 2014 01:15:16 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 26 Aug 2014 01:15:16 +0000#34240300Amazon buys Twitch for $970M, pushes into video streaming markethttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181968/amazon-buys-twitch-for-970m-pushes-into-video-streaming-market "Amazon on Monday grew its digital media presence with the purchase of gaming-centric..."threadMon, 25 Aug 2014 21:03:59 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 25 Aug 2014 21:03:59 +0000#34240115First Look: SETA stand for iPad with NanoSuction padshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181940/first-look-seta-stand-for-ipad-with-nanosuction-pads "After finding Kickstarter success with an iPhone stand last year, 1.0 Innovations is..."threadFri, 22 Aug 2014 01:44:22 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 22 Aug 2014 01:44:22 +0000#34237570Tim Cook visits veterans and doctors at Palo Alto VA hospital, staff using iPadshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181939/tim-cook-visits-veterans-and-doctors-at-palo-alto-va-hospital-staff-using-ipads "Apple CEO Tim Cook on Thursday tweeted out a photo and brief message highlighting a..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 22:54:23 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 21 Aug 2014 22:54:23 +0000#34237470Apple updates iMovie for Mac, iWork suite for OS X and iOS with minor bug fixes [u]http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181938/apple-updates-imovie-for-mac-iwork-suite-for-os-x-and-ios-with-minor-bug-fixes-u "In what appears to be a routine maintenance update, Apple on Thursday rolled out minor..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 22:01:48 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 21 Aug 2014 22:01:48 +0000#34237430Apple invention helps iPhone users find their parked car despite poor cell, GPS receptionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181925/apple-invention-helps-iphone-users-find-their-parked-car-despite-poor-cell-gps-reception "A pair of Apple patent applications discovered on Thursday describe a system that..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 11:13:13 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 21 Aug 2014 11:13:13 +0000#34236722Judge denies Apple bid to recover attorneys' fees from Samsung, releases $2.6M bond related to Galaxy Tab 10.1 banhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181921/judge-denies-apple-bid-to-recover-attorneys-fees-from-samsung-releases-2-6m-bond-related-to-galaxy-tab-10-1-ban "U.S. district Judge Lucy Koh handed down two orders on Wednesday dealing with the first..."threadThu, 21 Aug 2014 01:34:55 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 21 Aug 2014 01:34:55 +0000#34236465Retirementhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181907/retirement "Bill Gates dedicates his energy and billions to The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation...."threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 12:44:12 +0000walshbjWed, 20 Aug 2014 12:44:12 +0000#34235744Steve Ballmer leaves Microsoft board to concentrate on other responsibilitieshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181895/steve-ballmer-leaves-microsoft-board-to-concentrate-on-other-responsibilities "Nearly six months after Steve Ballmer handed over the reins at Microsoft, the former..."threadWed, 20 Aug 2014 05:48:51 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 20 Aug 2014 05:48:51 +0000#34235567Continued production issues may force Apple to delay 'iWatch' until 2015, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claimshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181888/continued-production-issues-may-force-apple-to-delay-iwatch-until-2015-analyst-ming-chi-kuo-claims "With a number of issues allegedly still standing between Apple and the launch of its..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 19:10:33 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 Aug 2014 19:10:33 +0000#34234947Apple exec Eddy Cue puts Los Altos, Calif., home on the market for nearly $4Mhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181879/apple-exec-eddy-cue-puts-los-altos-calif-home-on-the-market-for-nearly-4m "Eddy Cue, who oversees Apple's Internet Software and Services division, has listed his..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 13:46:55 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 Aug 2014 13:46:55 +0000#34234505Questionable leaks raise hopes that Apple will release new Lightning cable with reversible USB connectorhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181878/questionable-leaks-raise-hopes-that-apple-will-release-new-lightning-cable-with-reversible-usb-connector "Reversible male "Type-A" USB plugs are not new, but they also aren't compliant with the..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 13:11:48 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 Aug 2014 13:11:48 +0000#34234496Dr. Dre accepts ALS ice bucket challenge, nominates fellow rappershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181870/dr-dre-accepts-als-ice-bucket-challenge-nominates-fellow-rappers "The ice bucket challenge to raise awareness and funds for the ALS Association continued..."threadTue, 19 Aug 2014 04:01:03 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 19 Aug 2014 04:01:03 +0000#34234330Apple's holiday-themed 'Misunderstood' iPhone ad wins Emmy for 'Most Outstanding Commercial'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181863/apples-holiday-themed-misunderstood-iphone-ad-wins-emmy-for-most-outstanding-commercial "Another prestigious trophy can be added to Apple's long list of award winning..."threadMon, 18 Aug 2014 14:24:05 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 18 Aug 2014 14:24:05 +0000#34233606Apple reportedly expanding global data center presence with new facility in Curacaohttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181852/apple-reportedly-expanding-global-data-center-presence-with-new-facility-in-curacao "Apple's latest data center project may be on the small southern Caribbean island of..."threadSat, 16 Aug 2014 17:17:13 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 16 Aug 2014 17:17:13 +0000#34232598Apple highlights corporate diversity with new showcase of company vice presidentshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181845/apple-highlights-corporate-diversity-with-new-showcase-of-company-vice-presidents "Apple on Friday added a new tier to its official leadership page, listing five..."threadFri, 15 Aug 2014 19:29:34 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 15 Aug 2014 19:29:34 +0000#34232077Fair Labor Association supplier audit reveals excessive overtime, Apple pledges to continue improvementhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181844/fair-labor-association-supplier-audit-reveals-excessive-overtime-apple-pledges-to-continue-improvement "As part of its partnership with Apple, the Fair Labor Association has conducted an..."threadFri, 15 Aug 2014 18:03:29 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 15 Aug 2014 18:03:29 +0000#34232051Lawsuit claims Steve Jobs, senior Apple directors hurt company with anti-poaching rowhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181838/lawsuit-claims-steve-jobs-senior-apple-directors-hurt-company-with-anti-poaching-row "Piling onto Apple's anti-poaching courtroom saga, a new lawsuit seeks damages on behalf..."threadFri, 15 Aug 2014 04:32:10 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 15 Aug 2014 04:32:10 +0000#34231626Apple CEO Tim Cook latest Silicon Valley bigwig to get ice bath for ALS charityhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181837/apple-ceo-tim-cook-latest-silicon-valley-bigwig-to-get-ice-bath-for-als-charity "Apple CEO Tim Cook accepted marketing chief Phil Schiller's call to undertake the "ice..."threadFri, 15 Aug 2014 01:01:19 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 15 Aug 2014 01:01:19 +0000#34231503Apple's Beats makes documentary celebrating 25th anniversary of film 'Do the Right Thing'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181836/apples-beats-makes-documentary-celebrating-25th-anniversary-of-film-do-the-right-thing "Beats Music on Thursday published a short 22-minute documentary on Spike Lee's "Do the..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 23:52:26 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 Aug 2014 23:52:26 +0000#34231389Samsung buys smart home startup SmartThings for $200M, expands 'internet of things' offeringshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181835/samsung-buys-smart-home-startup-smartthings-for-200m-expands-internet-of-things-offerings "Apple rival Samsung on Thursday confirmed the purchase of SmartThings, extending the..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 23:09:09 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 Aug 2014 23:09:09 +0000#34231353Apple's Phil Schiller challenges CEO Tim Cook in 'ice bucket challenge' to raise money for ALS researchhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181827/apples-phil-schiller-challenges-ceo-tim-cook-in-ice-bucket-challenge-to-raise-money-for-als-research "Apple marketing chief Phil Schiller this week joined in on the popular "ice bucket..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 13:32:20 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 Aug 2014 13:32:20 +0000#34230666Apple reimagines the mouse with force sensors, haptic feedbackhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181826/apple-reimagines-the-mouse-with-force-sensors-haptic-feedback "An Apple patent filing uncovered on Thursday describes an advanced mouse that employs..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 11:26:58 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 Aug 2014 11:26:58 +0000#34230552Apple makes supply chain substance regulations public, to create advisory board for safe chemical usehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181824/apple-makes-supply-chain-substance-regulations-public-to-create-advisory-board-for-safe-chemical-use "Following a decision to ban benzene and n-hexane from use in supplier factories, Apple..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 05:59:15 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 Aug 2014 05:59:15 +0000#34230460Apple bans use of two hazardous chemicals in iPhone productionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181822/apple-bans-use-of-two-hazardous-chemicals-in-iphone-production "Following pressure from activist groups, Apple on Wednesday announced the ban of two..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 00:37:16 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 Aug 2014 00:37:16 +0000#34230221Samsung puts 'wall hugger' ads on airport power outlets, takes Apple mockery to next levelhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181820/samsung-puts-wall-hugger-ads-on-airport-power-outlets-takes-apple-mockery-to-next-level "As part of its ongoing Apple-bashing campaign, Samsung recently took their "wall..."threadThu, 14 Aug 2014 00:03:04 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 14 Aug 2014 00:03:04 +0000#34230185Apple posts Robin Williams tribute page to company websitehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181801/apple-posts-robin-williams-tribute-page-to-company-website "Following the addition of a special iTunes section featuring selected works of the late..."threadWed, 13 Aug 2014 05:09:22 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 13 Aug 2014 05:09:22 +0000#34229255Apple, Inc. Diversity video narrated by new VP of Human Resources Denise Young-Smithhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181796/apple-inc-diversity-video-narrated-by-new-vp-of-human-resources-denise-young-smith "A new Diversity film Apple published as part of its report on employee demographics is..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 21:58:27 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 12 Aug 2014 21:58:27 +0000#34228747Rev. Jesse Jackson & Rainbow PUSH Coalition praise Apple for releasing detailed workforce diversity datahttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181791/rev-jesse-jackson-rainbow-push-coalition-praise-apple-for-releasing-detailed-workforce-diversity-data "Following Apple's publication of workforce diversity data, as well as comments from the..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 18:32:11 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 12 Aug 2014 18:32:11 +0000#34228275Apple reveals most employees are white men, says diversity needs to be improvedhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181788/apple-reveals-most-employees-are-white-men-says-diversity-needs-to-be-improved "Apple on Tuesday delivered on a promise to give more details on the diversity of its..."threadTue, 12 Aug 2014 16:26:59 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 12 Aug 2014 16:26:59 +0000#34228044Microsoft says Surface Pro 3 more powerful, flexible than MacBook Air in latest adshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181770/microsoft-says-surface-pro-3-more-powerful-flexible-than-macbook-air-in-latest-ads "Continuing its campaign against Apple hardware, Microsoft on Monday unleashed three new..."threadMon, 11 Aug 2014 10:31:25 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 11 Aug 2014 10:31:25 +0000#34226967Apple's highly secretive Apple University profiled in NYT featurehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181766/apples-highly-secretive-apple-university-profiled-in-nyt-feature "The brainchild of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs, Apple University is widely discussed, but..."threadMon, 11 Aug 2014 09:24:22 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 11 Aug 2014 09:24:22 +0000#34226950Google tests new 'Listen Now' music ads promoting Apple's Beats Music, othershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181757/google-tests-new-listen-now-music-ads-promoting-apples-beats-music-others "Google on Friday rolled out a new ad option for users looking for music and artists..."threadFri, 08 Aug 2014 22:07:13 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 08 Aug 2014 22:07:13 +0000#34226002Court rejects $325M wage-fixing settlement, says Apple, others should 'pay their fair share'http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181754/court-rejects-325m-wage-fixing-settlement-says-apple-others-should-pay-their-fair-share "A federal judge on Friday rejected a settlement proposal put forth by Apple, Google,..."threadFri, 08 Aug 2014 20:17:28 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 08 Aug 2014 20:17:28 +0000#34225892Apple to donate $1.6M for earthquake relief in China - reporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181751/apple-to-donate-1-6m-for-earthquake-relief-in-china-report "Apple is said to have committed some 10 million yuan -- $1.6 million -- to support..."threadFri, 08 Aug 2014 17:20:06 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 08 Aug 2014 17:20:06 +0000#34225761Authors to rebuke Amazon over Hachette dispute with full-page NYT adhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181749/authors-to-rebuke-amazon-over-hachette-dispute-with-full-page-nyt-ad "Nearly 1,000 authors affected by the onging e-book spat between Amazon and Hachette..."threadFri, 08 Aug 2014 14:29:55 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 08 Aug 2014 14:29:55 +0000#34225631USPTO rejects claims of Apple patent asserted against Samsung in California trialhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181744/uspto-rejects-claims-of-apple-patent-asserted-against-samsung-in-california-trial "The USPTO on Tuesday rejected multiple claims of Apple's '172 patent for autocompletion..."threadFri, 08 Aug 2014 01:03:08 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 08 Aug 2014 01:03:08 +0000#34225238Beats by Dr. Dre gets its own section on Apple's online storehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181740/beats-by-dr-dre-gets-its-own-section-on-apples-online-store "Apple on Thursday updated its online storefront to give newly-official subsidiary Beats..."threadThu, 07 Aug 2014 18:55:39 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 07 Aug 2014 18:55:39 +0000#34224817Apple details 'Siri for Mac' desktop virtual assistant in new patent application http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181734/apple-details-siri-for-mac-desktop-virtual-assistant-in-new-patent-application "While Apple's Siri has been an iOS staple since 2011, the tech has yet to make the jump..."threadThu, 07 Aug 2014 11:05:44 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 07 Aug 2014 11:05:44 +0000#34224339Moscone Center calendar of events suggests Apple's WWDC 2015 coming June 8-12 http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181723/moscone-center-calendar-of-events-suggests-apples-wwdc-2015-coming-june-8-12 "While Apple's recent Worldwide Developers Conference just wrapped up two months ago,..."threadThu, 07 Aug 2014 02:26:19 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 07 Aug 2014 02:26:19 +0000#34224114Microsoft looking to open retail outlet near flagship 5th Ave. Apple Storehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181722/microsoft-looking-to-open-retail-outlet-near-flagship-5th-ave-apple-store "Apple's iconic glass cube may soon get a neighbor in longtime rival Microsoft, which is..."threadWed, 06 Aug 2014 23:27:43 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 06 Aug 2014 23:27:43 +0000#34224006Apple says its App Store has resulted in a half-million new jobs in Europe alonehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181708/apple-says-its-app-store-has-resulted-in-a-half-million-new-jobs-in-europe-alone "Apple on Wednesday began touting its success in Europe, claiming that it has created or..."threadWed, 06 Aug 2014 12:19:23 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 06 Aug 2014 12:19:23 +0000#34223193Apple and Samsung agree to settle all non-US litigationhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181706/apple-and-samsung-agree-to-settle-all-non-us-litigation "In a joint statement issued on Tuesday, Apple and Samsung said they have dropped all..."threadWed, 06 Aug 2014 02:09:55 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 06 Aug 2014 02:09:55 +0000#34222954New photos of Apple Campus 2 show concrete foundation work, rebar installationshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/181701/new-photos-of-apple-campus-2-show-concrete-foundation-work-rebar-installations "Three new aerial photos of Apple's Campus 2 construction site show rapid progress being..."threadTue, 05 Aug 2014 20:32:58 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 05 Aug 2014 20:32:58 +0000#34222720