The availability of Apple’s wireless headphones, called AirPods, is delayed as the company is experiencing problems in getting the audio from both the earpieces at the same time, a media report said on Saturday. (Reuters)
The new malicious video link, reported by EverythingApplePro, causes an iPhone, iPad or an iPod to completely hang when in Safari browser. The only way to workaround currently seems to be a hard reboot which the user has to initiate by long pressing a set of buttons on the device. (Reuters)
According to a new report from Strategy Analytics, global smartphone profits reached $9 billion in total during the third quarter of 2016 (ended September). While Apple leads the chart with an operating profit of $8.5 billion, Huawei comes in second with just $0.2 billion followed by Vivo and Oppo with the same operating profit numbers. (AFP)
Workers walk out of the entrance to a Foxconn factory in Chengdu, Sichuan province. (REUTERS)
Apple Pay is mostly known for enabling purchases at retail stores with the tap of an iPhone, although the service can also be used for online transactions on apps and websites. Apple had limited this to buying goods and services — until now.
According to Barclays Research analysts, the 5-inch and 5.8-inch bezel-free iPhones with borderless design will allow for the new iPhones to be the same overall size as current 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch models, MacRumors.com reported. (Apple)
According to reports citing research analysts from Barclays, one of the versions of the iPad will have a bezel-less 10.9-inch edition instead of a 9.7-inch edition. Barclays researchers are making the claim citing Asia supply chain sources.
Without naming either Trump or his rival Hillary Clinton, Cook in a memo to Apple employees, said it is inevitable that the election results have left many with strong feelings but urged them to move forward “together” regardless of their political affiliations. (Reuters file photo)
Kuo didn’t also clarify whether the iPhone SE will see an update of the SE. The iPhone SE, which was targeted at emerging markets, didn’t do well in the target markets but also helped sales in US and Middle East countries. (YouTube)