Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Apple

Apple unveils M2 Pro and M2 Max chipS

Apple has unveiled its two next-generation SoCs (systems on a chip)-- M2 Pro and M2 Max-- for better workflows. The M2 Pro chip extends up the architecture of M2 to deliver an up to 12-core CPU and up to 19-core...

Apple, Major League Soccer to launch streaming service in 2023

Apple and Major League Soccer (MLS) have announced plans to launch a streaming service on February 1, 2023. The 'MLS Season Pass' streaming service will feature "live MLS regular-season matches, entire playoffs, and the Leagues Cup, all with no blackouts",...

Fast Company shuts website after Apple News feed hacked

 In a high-profile media feed hacking, US-based business news publication Fast Company on Wednesday said its content management system (CMS) was hacked and two obscene and racist push notifications were sent to users via its Apple News alerts. Apple immediately...

US likely to probe Apple over anti-market practices

After taking on Meta (Facebook) and Google with antitrust lawsuits, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) is reportedly drafting an antitrust case against Apple, alleging that the company "abused its market power to stifle smaller tech companies, including app...

Apple sued by French developers over App Store fees: Report

Tech giant Apple is facing an antitrust lawsuit over its App Store fees that is filed by a group of French iOS app developers. The plaintiffs are accusing Apple of anti-competitive practices in allowing only one App Store for iOS...

Apple our deepest competitor on metaverse: Mark Zuckerberg

Apple and Meta (formerly Facebook) are in a "very deep, philosophical competition" to build the metaverse, according to Mark Zuckerberg. In a meeting with employees, he said that Meta would position itself as the more open, cheaper alternative to Apple,...

Apple releases 1st public betas of iOS 16, iPadOS 16

Tech giant Apple has seeded the first public beta versions of iOS 16, iPadOS 16, watchOS 8, and tvOS 16 to members of its software testing programme. The first public beta versions of the new software updates should be essentially...

Apple faces $935 mn lawsuit in UK for ‘secretly throttling’ iPhones

London: Apple is set to face another class-action lawsuit seeking damages worth $935 million in the UK over intentionally slowing down the performance of older iPhones to encourage customers to buy newer models. Consumer rights campaigner Justin Gutmann is filing...

Apple reaches 60% sales share mark for 1st time since 2017

Driven by strong 5G upgrades for the iPhone 12 and iPhone 13 series, Apple reached the 60 per cent sales share mark globally last year -- for the first time since 2017. According to a new report, the delayed launch...

Apple updates Boot Camp with Studio Display drivers for Windows users

After tech giant Apple confirmed that the Studio Display works on Windows, it has now updated Boot Camp with Studio Displays drivers for Microsoft's operating system. Boot Camp 6.1.17, which is now available to users, adds support for the new...