Apple acquires music company Platoon to bolster original music

Apple acquires music company Platoon to bolster original music

The logo of the music streaming app Apple Music is seen on a mobile screen and a laptop screen. The numbers of people using music streaming apps...
Apple completes deal for music identification service Shazam

Apple completes deal for music identification service Shazam

  By Mike Wuerthele Monday, September 24, 2018, 08:23 am PT (11:23 am ET) While Apple's full plans for Shazam aren't entirely clear, the company announced on Monday that the deal for the music identification service is complete, and the app will go advertising-free soon. "Apple and Shazam have a long history together. Shazam was…
Apple partners with Salesforce to increase iOS integration in business

Apple partners with Salesforce to increase iOS integration in business

  By Malcolm Owen Monday, September 24, 2018, 06:17 am PT (09:17 am ET) Apple is working with Salesforce to improve how the customer relationship management platform works on iOS, including new features for the main Salesforce app and the introduction of tools for developers to build native iOS apps that use Salesforce's service. Under…
Apple Watch Series 4 teardown shows slight battery increase, svelte new components

Apple Watch Series 4 teardown shows slight battery increase, svelte new components

  By Roger Fingas Monday, September 24, 2018, 06:20 am PT (09:20 am ET) Although similar to the Series 3 on the surface apart from its larger screen and EKG technology, the Series 4 Watch shows some serious efforts at interior redesign, an early teardown of the device reveals. Apple is using new case and…
The 10-point Apple Watch Series 4 review: Finally a worthwhile upgrade

The 10-point Apple Watch Series 4 review: Finally a worthwhile upgrade

If you’ve been on the fence about the Apple Watch, I understand where you’re coming from. Early versions were at least disappointing, if not perplexing, limited as much by hardware and software as Apple’s pricing and vision. Holdouts still ask the same question today as everyone did in 2015: If you have an iPhone, do…
Apple imposes strict rules on TV and movies produced under its umbrella

Apple imposes strict rules on TV and movies produced under its umbrella

For the past several years, Apple has talked about making a true entry into the home entertainment business as a force that could challenge the likes of Netflix or Amazon. But the tech giant’s foray into Hollywood has been plagued by delays. Many of those delays, it turns out, have been of Apple’s own making. The…
Apple iOS 12 Has A Serious Problem

Apple iOS 12 Has A Serious Problem

iOS 12 is crucial for Apple . It focuses on performance and stability after numerous high profile problems undermined the credibility of both in recent years. In my iOS 12 Upgrade Guide, I said Apple mostly succeeded (and threw in some great secret features), but warned users to wait a week in case any problems arose.…
Apple has released iOS 12 should you wait or update?

Apple has released iOS 12 should you wait or update?

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - - News 2 tech guru Jamey Tucker breaks down the new Apple iOS update. Here's his report:Apple's new iOS update, iOS 12, has a ton of new features that are very cool and will actually speed up your phone, but one of the questions I get most often is "Should I…
The best bargain at Apple can be yours for less than $300

The best bargain at Apple can be yours for less than $300

September 21, 2018 | 10:16pm | Updated September 21, 2018 | 11:49pm The Apple Watch Series 3 has quietly become one of the best deals in tech. Lost in the commotion surrounding Friday’s launch of the iPhone XS and Watch Series 4, the newly discounted $279 Series 3 is a stellar wearable at a fair…
Hands-on: Apple Watch Series 4 Hermes

Hands-on: Apple Watch Series 4 Hermes

  Hands-On By Andrew O'Hara Friday, September 21, 2018, 06:40 pm PT (09:40 pm ET) Apple Watch Edition may be long gone, but that doesn't mean Apple culled all premium Watch offerings from its lineup. AppleInsider goes hands on with the pricey $1300-plus Hermes Apple Watch Series 4 to see what the higher price tag…

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