AppleInsider - General Discussion - Recent Changeshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the appleinsider community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Fri, 28 Nov 2014 19:48:53 +0000Best Buy slashes $100 off iPad Air 2 (from $399), $200 off MacBook Pro with CD/DVD ($899), $150 off iMacs (from $899) http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183622/best-buy-slashes-100-off-ipad-air-2-from-399-200-off-macbook-pro-with-cd-dvd-899-150-off-imacs-from-899 "Following up on its "Get a Jump on Black Friday" sale launched, U.S. electronics retail..."threadThu, 27 Nov 2014 09:17:47 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 27 Nov 2014 09:17:47 +0000#34344694Sapphire display without DRAMAS!http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183611/sapphire-display-without-dramas "Foxconn now rumored to build sapphire displays for the next..."threadWed, 26 Nov 2014 23:50:26 +0000DisturbiaWed, 26 Nov 2014 23:50:26 +0000#34344400Natalie Portman rumored for troubled Steve Jobs biopichttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183604/natalie-portman-rumored-for-troubled-steve-jobs-biopic "A second major Hollywood star could soon join the Aaron Sorkin-penned Steve Jobs..."threadWed, 26 Nov 2014 18:32:47 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 26 Nov 2014 18:32:47 +0000#34344173Judge rules Apple entitled to potential ongoing royalties from patent-infringing Samsung productshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183600/judge-rules-apple-entitled-to-potential-ongoing-royalties-from-patent-infringing-samsung-products "In an order filed late Tuesday, U.S. District Court Judge Lucy Koh granted in part..."threadWed, 26 Nov 2014 06:31:41 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 26 Nov 2014 06:31:41 +0000#34343872Union pushes Apple for better treatment of campus security guardshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183596/union-pushes-apple-for-better-treatment-of-campus-security-guards "An effort to unionize security guards across Silicon Valley has set its sights on..."threadWed, 26 Nov 2014 01:29:15 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 26 Nov 2014 01:29:15 +0000#34343667More secrets could come from GT Advanced bankruptcy as Apple divulges details to creditorshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183593/more-secrets-could-come-from-gt-advanced-bankruptcy-as-apple-divulges-details-to-creditors "Secret documents being shared by Apple with creditors of former sapphire partner GT..."threadTue, 25 Nov 2014 22:18:58 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 25 Nov 2014 22:18:58 +0000#34343514Google's search deal with Apple expires in early 2015, could bring new default to Safarihttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183589/googles-search-deal-with-apple-expires-in-early-2015-could-bring-new-default-to-safari "The Safari browser for both iOS and Mac could have a new default search partner as soon..."threadTue, 25 Nov 2014 18:07:49 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 25 Nov 2014 18:07:49 +0000#34343252Facebook details upcoming privacy changes with notifications to users on mobile & desktophttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183588/facebook-details-upcoming-privacy-changes-with-notifications-to-users-on-mobile-desktop "Facebook pushed a rare service notification to users on Tuesday, reminding millions of..."threadTue, 25 Nov 2014 16:26:49 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 25 Nov 2014 16:26:49 +0000#34343185Universal Studios takes over Steve Jobs biopic, Michael Fassbender to starhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183581/universal-studios-takes-over-steve-jobs-biopic-michael-fassbender-to-star "Following Sony's surprise exit from Academy Award-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin's..."threadTue, 25 Nov 2014 04:01:18 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 25 Nov 2014 04:01:18 +0000#34342840MythBusters explain the science behind Corning's new shatter-resistant Gorilla Glass 4http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183575/mythbusters-explain-the-science-behind-cornings-new-shatter-resistant-gorilla-glass-4 "Discovery Channel's Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage walked through some of the advances..."threadMon, 24 Nov 2014 20:16:33 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 24 Nov 2014 20:16:33 +0000#34342496F*** Google ....http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183572/f-google "Bunch of morons run this..."threadMon, 24 Nov 2014 18:21:15 +0000DisturbiaMon, 24 Nov 2014 18:21:15 +0000#34342423Apple reveals Black Friday partnership with Product (RED) for gift card salehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183571/apple-reveals-black-friday-partnership-with-product-red-for-gift-card-sale "Shoppers that purchase some of Apple's most popular products on Friday will also..."threadMon, 24 Nov 2014 17:36:11 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 24 Nov 2014 17:36:11 +0000#34342397Samsung considering shakeup of mobile division in response to sagging profits, saleshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183568/samsung-considering-shakeup-of-mobile-division-in-response-to-sagging-profits-sales "With Samsung's profits plummeting last quarter and sales of its flagship Galaxy S5..."threadMon, 24 Nov 2014 14:52:52 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 24 Nov 2014 14:52:52 +0000#34342243More proof google is a big idiot ....http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183559/more-proof-google-is-a-big-idiot "....except selling Ads and spying on people's privates lives!   Who gave them the..."threadSun, 23 Nov 2014 01:56:20 +0000DisturbiaSun, 23 Nov 2014 01:56:20 +0000#34341604Macintosh pirate flag reincarnated as art, for sale by original designer Susan Karehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183553/macintosh-pirate-flag-reincarnated-as-art-for-sale-by-original-designer-susan-kare "Former Apple designer Susan Kare, who created famously distinct icons for the original..."threadSat, 22 Nov 2014 02:27:15 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 22 Nov 2014 02:27:15 +0000#34341000Judge approves Apple's $450 million e-book settlement http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183546/judge-approves-apples-450-million-e-book-settlement "U.S. District Court Judge Denise Cote on Friday accepted Apple's $450 million proposal..."threadFri, 21 Nov 2014 21:34:08 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 21 Nov 2014 21:34:08 +0000#34340772Apple officially begins selling automated iAds in bid to boost mobile advertising businesshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183542/apple-officially-begins-selling-automated-iads-in-bid-to-boost-mobile-advertising-business "Apple and a series of partners officially announced on Friday that the iAd network is..."threadFri, 21 Nov 2014 17:14:09 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 21 Nov 2014 17:14:09 +0000#34340563Square plans to begin accepting Apple Pay with new NFC-compatible hardware in 2015http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183541/square-plans-to-begin-accepting-apple-pay-with-new-nfc-compatible-hardware-in-2015 "Though many viewed them as competitors, Square and Apple Pay will link up in 2015, as..."threadFri, 21 Nov 2014 16:57:44 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 21 Nov 2014 16:57:44 +0000#34340530Existing Apple suppliers say GT Advanced promised too much, didn't diversify enoughhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183540/existing-apple-suppliers-say-gt-advanced-promised-too-much-didnt-diversify-enough "In the wake of the collapse of sapphire maker GT Advanced Technologies, longtime..."threadFri, 21 Nov 2014 14:45:28 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 21 Nov 2014 14:45:28 +0000#34340388Google to settle patent suit leveled by Apple-backed Rockstar consortiumhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183533/google-to-settle-patent-suit-leveled-by-apple-backed-rockstar-consortium "A court filing this week suggests Google has agreed to settle a patent dispute leveled..."threadFri, 21 Nov 2014 00:54:09 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 21 Nov 2014 00:54:09 +0000#34340065Billboard to count streaming music services, digital sales in charts calculationshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183529/billboard-to-count-streaming-music-services-digital-sales-in-charts-calculations "Billboard's influential music chart is about to step into the 21st century as the..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 22:40:08 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 20 Nov 2014 22:40:08 +0000#34339948Best Buy gets the jump on Black Friday with $320 iPad Air, $250 64GB iPod touch, $250 discount on AirPlay speakerhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183527/best-buy-gets-the-jump-on-black-friday-with-320-ipad-air-250-64gb-ipod-touch-250-discount-on-airplay-speaker "Offering shoppers the opportunity to "beat the Black Friday rush," Best Buy on Thursday..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 18:13:21 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 20 Nov 2014 18:13:21 +0000#34339729Corning launches 2X harder Gorilla Glass 4 with improved drop damage resistancehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183525/corning-launches-2x-harder-gorilla-glass-4-with-improved-drop-damage-resistance "Apple supplier Corning on Thursday took the wraps off of its next-generation Gorilla..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 15:05:06 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 20 Nov 2014 15:05:06 +0000#34339524Sony drops out of Steve Jobs movie, Universal rumored to take overhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183516/sony-drops-out-of-steve-jobs-movie-universal-rumored-to-take-over "In a surprising turn of events, Sony is reportedly no longer attached to the upcoming..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 03:28:52 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 20 Nov 2014 03:28:52 +0000#34339130Apple continues to enhance Maps app with new business listings providershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183515/apple-continues-to-enhance-maps-app-with-new-business-listings-providers "After Apple's Maps app launched to negative reviews in 2012, the company has actively..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 02:56:06 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 20 Nov 2014 02:56:06 +0000#34339098DOJ: A child will die due to Apple's iOS 8 encryption tech http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183514/doj-a-child-will-die-due-to-apples-ios-8-encryption-tech "During a closed-door meeting in October, Deputy Attorney General James Cole told Apple..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 02:00:30 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 20 Nov 2014 02:00:30 +0000#34339037Details of GT Advanced implosion emerge in Apple letter to creditorshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183513/details-of-gt-advanced-implosion-emerge-in-apple-letter-to-creditors "Following bankruptcy court filings that seek to postpone Apple's settlement agreement..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 00:24:42 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 20 Nov 2014 00:24:42 +0000#34338999GT Advanced creditors investigating Apple settlement, call for approval extensionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183512/gt-advanced-creditors-investigating-apple-settlement-call-for-approval-extension "Creditors backing GT Advanced Technologies have successfully pushed back an approval..."threadWed, 19 Nov 2014 23:09:39 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 19 Nov 2014 23:09:39 +0000#34338957Walmart to start Black Friday sales a week early with special offers on Apple's iPad Air 2, iPhone 6http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183510/walmart-to-start-black-friday-sales-a-week-early-with-special-offers-on-apples-ipad-air-2-iphone-6 "Walmart plans to get the jump on Black Friday this year with a sales event one week..."threadWed, 19 Nov 2014 20:35:01 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 19 Nov 2014 20:35:01 +0000#34338754Apple earns 100% score on Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index for 13th year in a rowhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183507/apple-earns-100-score-on-human-rights-campaigns-corporate-equality-index-for-13th-year-in-a-row "The Human Rights Campaign this week published its annual Corporate Equality Index..."threadWed, 19 Nov 2014 17:30:52 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 19 Nov 2014 17:30:52 +0000#34338512Apple pushes holiday gift ideas to shoppers ahead of Black Fridayhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183502/apple-pushes-holiday-gift-ideas-to-shoppers-ahead-of-black-friday "Apple on Wednesday redesigned its online store and sent out emails to customers..."threadWed, 19 Nov 2014 13:11:37 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 19 Nov 2014 13:11:37 +0000#34338291Apple to repurpose Mesa, Ariz. sapphire plant after GT Advanced vacateshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183496/apple-to-repurpose-mesa-ariz-sapphire-plant-after-gt-advanced-vacates "Adding background to Apple's vow to keep as many jobs as possible at its Mesa, Ariz.,..."threadWed, 19 Nov 2014 02:36:24 +0000AppleInsiderWed, 19 Nov 2014 02:36:24 +0000#34338064Apple ordered to pay $23.6M for infringing pager technology patents from 1990shttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183492/apple-ordered-to-pay-23-6m-for-infringing-pager-technology-patents-from-1990s "A jury on Monday found Apple in infringement of pager technology developed for the..."threadTue, 18 Nov 2014 22:27:29 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 18 Nov 2014 22:27:29 +0000#34337873MacBook Air Holiday Deals?http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183490/macbook-air-holiday-deals "Hi all, I am trying to find the absolute best deal on a 2014 MacBook Air 13 inch (8GB..."threadTue, 18 Nov 2014 20:03:46 +0000DJinTXTue, 18 Nov 2014 20:03:46 +0000#34337737Apple releases WatchKit developer tools for creating Apple Watch apps & morehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183487/apple-releases-watchkit-developer-tools-for-creating-apple-watch-apps-more "Apple on Tuesday announced the availability of WatchKit, allowing developers to begin..."threadTue, 18 Nov 2014 18:37:32 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 18 Nov 2014 18:37:32 +0000#34337640Apple awarded patent for augmented reality devices with transparent displayshttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183486/apple-awarded-patent-for-augmented-reality-devices-with-transparent-displays "Apple this week was awarded ownership of a patent that describes future electronics..."threadTue, 18 Nov 2014 18:32:23 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 18 Nov 2014 18:32:23 +0000#34337636Apple's scanner mouse patent dynamically adjusts resolution, displays images on housinghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183481/apples-scanner-mouse-patent-dynamically-adjusts-resolution-displays-images-on-housing "The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Tuesday granted Apple an invention covering a..."threadTue, 18 Nov 2014 10:00:22 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 18 Nov 2014 10:00:22 +0000#34337269Apple exec Eddy Cue goes on 'holiday shopping spree' to showcase Apple Payhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183477/apple-exec-eddy-cue-goes-on-holiday-shopping-spree-to-showcase-apple-pay "In a segment that aired Monday night on local Los Angeles, Calif., news station KTLA,..."threadTue, 18 Nov 2014 04:47:59 +0000AppleInsiderTue, 18 Nov 2014 04:47:59 +0000#34337131Chinese sites hosting 'Wirelurker' Mac-to-iOS malware taken down, suspects arrestedhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183474/chinese-sites-hosting-wirelurker-mac-to-ios-malware-taken-down-suspects-arrested "A Beijing government agency on Monday announced the arrest of three suspects thought to..."threadMon, 17 Nov 2014 23:56:02 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 17 Nov 2014 23:56:02 +0000#34336939Apple Store now selling ecobee3 smart thermostat, stokes 'smarthome' competition http://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183472/apple-store-now-selling-ecobee3-smart-thermostat-stokes-smarthome-competition "Smarthome device maker ecobee scored coveted Apple Store shelf space as online and..."threadMon, 17 Nov 2014 22:37:18 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 17 Nov 2014 22:37:18 +0000#34336858NYC plans to replace phone booths with pylons providing free gigabit Wi-Fihttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183471/nyc-plans-to-replace-phone-booths-with-pylons-providing-free-gigabit-wi-fi "Visitors and residents of New York City may soon have a vastly improved internet..."threadMon, 17 Nov 2014 22:08:12 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 17 Nov 2014 22:08:12 +0000#34336831Rumor: Apple taps rival Samsung to build majority of A-series chips starting next yearhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183466/rumor-apple-taps-rival-samsung-to-build-majority-of-a-series-chips-starting-next-year "A new rumor suggests that Apple has struck a major new agreement with its chief rival,..."threadMon, 17 Nov 2014 15:36:23 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 17 Nov 2014 15:36:23 +0000#34336251Apple now accepting China UnionPay as payment option for Chinese App Store usershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183457/apple-now-accepting-china-unionpay-as-payment-option-for-chinese-app-store-users "As of Sunday, Apple's Chinese App Store -- now the second largest in the world --..."threadMon, 17 Nov 2014 01:50:55 +0000AppleInsiderMon, 17 Nov 2014 01:50:55 +0000#34336063Inside the net neutrality dispute, and why it's important to Apple usershttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183434/inside-the-net-neutrality-dispute-and-why-its-important-to-apple-users "Though you may pay a premium for one of the fastest internet connections your cable..."threadSat, 15 Nov 2014 05:09:28 +0000AppleInsiderSat, 15 Nov 2014 05:09:28 +0000#34334680Trade groups representing Apple, Google, others lobby Senate to limit NSA spyinghttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183428/trade-groups-representing-apple-google-others-lobby-senate-to-limit-nsa-spying "Members of various Internet and technology trade groups are pushing the U.S. Senate to..."threadFri, 14 Nov 2014 23:24:10 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 14 Nov 2014 23:24:10 +0000#34334488Winn-Dixie, Bi-Lo grocery stores to begin accepting Apple Pay - reporthttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183426/winn-dixie-bi-lo-grocery-stores-to-begin-accepting-apple-pay-report "Two major southeastern grocery store chains, Winn-Dixie and Bi-Lo, are said to begin..."threadFri, 14 Nov 2014 20:51:10 +0000AppleInsiderFri, 14 Nov 2014 20:51:10 +0000#34334387FTC seeks assurances from Apple on health data privacyhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183411/ftc-seeks-assurances-from-apple-on-health-data-privacy "According to a report on Thursday, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission is asking Apple..."threadThu, 13 Nov 2014 21:42:25 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 13 Nov 2014 21:42:25 +0000#34333599Samsung responds to Apple's Continuity with its own cross-device 'Flow' featurehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183409/samsung-responds-to-apples-continuity-with-its-own-cross-device-flow-feature "Samsung this week announced its answer to Apple's Continuity: a new cross-device..."threadThu, 13 Nov 2014 19:41:57 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 13 Nov 2014 19:41:57 +0000#34333448Apple patent reveals method of attaching sapphire cover glass to iPhonehttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183400/apple-patent-reveals-method-of-attaching-sapphire-cover-glass-to-iphone "While rumors that Apple would incorporate sapphire into its latest iPhone 6 flagship..."threadThu, 13 Nov 2014 10:56:52 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 13 Nov 2014 10:56:52 +0000#34333084DJI announces Inspire prosumer drone with 4K video recording, releases SDK for Phantom 2 Visionhttp://forums.appleinsider.com/t/183393/dji-announces-inspire-prosumer-drone-with-4k-video-recording-releases-sdk-for-phantom-2-vision "At a press event on San Francisco's Treasure Island, drone vendor DJI unveiled its new..."threadThu, 13 Nov 2014 01:56:13 +0000AppleInsiderThu, 13 Nov 2014 01:56:13 +0000#34332943