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# apple - Thursday 30 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From The Daily Edge Here is why people are saying that they are ‘Team Android’ Bigots

Here is why people are saying that they are ‘Team Android’

Hint: it’s do with Apple’s Tim Cook.

Now Nintendo and Microsoft are getting in on the health craze

Microsoft has unveiled its challenger to Apple Health and Google Fit while Nintendo looks to develop a device that will monitor a user’s fatigue and map their sleep.

# apple - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

A small Irish firm is the reason why you may never be able to buy an Apple iWatch

And the company is keeping very quiet about any talks with the US tech behemoth.

# apple - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Google challenges Apple HealthKit with its own fitness app

Google Fit will sync with all Android Wear devices and can bring health and fitness information from different services and apps together.

# apple - Saturday 25 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Supermacs, Nokia phones, and Dublin house prices: The week in numbers Prime Numbers

Supermacs, Nokia phones, and Dublin house prices: The week in numbers

Plus: How many students are taking part in the next BT Young Scientist competition?

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: The ‘frozen eggs’ debate is really a societal issue – don’t vilify corporations over it Family Time

Opinion: The ‘frozen eggs’ debate is really a societal issue – don’t vilify corporations over it

Nowadays it’s seen as quite normal to have kids in your late 30s… but many women still want to start a family earlier.

# apple - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Christian Bale confirmed to play Steve Jobs in Sorkin-penned biopic Bale So Hard

Christian Bale confirmed to play Steve Jobs in Sorkin-penned biopic

Danny Boyle is lined up to direct.

Someone just bought an Apple computer for $905,000

Someone just bought an Apple computer for $905,000

But not just ANY Apple computer…

# apple - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Apple posts new security warning for iCloud users

There are numerous reports of attacks on iClouds users in China.

# apple - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Apple is offloading heaps of iPhones, but is the iPad’s day done?

Smartphone sales were worth over half the company’s income in the last three months.

Here’s everything you need to know about the launch of Apple Pay

It works in McDonalds and taxis. (But it’s not in Ireland yet).

# apple - Monday 20 October, 2014

7 apps that will transform your phone into the ultimate toolkit

Quality of life: Improved.

From The Daily Edge This animation made entirely on iPhones and iPads is awe-inspiring In Sync

This animation made entirely on iPhones and iPads is awe-inspiring

Just imagine how long this took to make.

# apple - Sunday 19 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Weird Wide Web: Freezing eggs, Pac-Man stamps and Apple’s latest announcement Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: Freezing eggs, Pac-Man stamps and Apple’s latest announcement

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# apple - Saturday 18 October, 2014

A shop in China is selling the iPhone 6, and has a tailor to make pants pockets bigger

It’s obviously a publicity stunt – so, is it working?

# apple - Friday 17 October, 2014

Apple quietly announced a new Sim card that could shake up the mobile industry

It allows you to quickly switch between carriers.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you agree with companies paying to freeze female workers’ eggs? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you agree with companies paying to freeze female workers’ eggs?

Is it a proactive idea or bad message?

# apple - Thursday 16 October, 2014

Apple takes iOS 8 criticism to heart with major update arriving next week

iOS 8.1 will be available to download on Monday and is expected to fix many of the problems that plagued the original release.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: ‘Egg freeze’ offer is putting a metaphorical gun to young women’s heads Fertility

Apple announces its thinnest tablet yet, the iPad Air 2

The new iPad Air 2 is 6.1mm thick, a reduction from the 7.5mm on the original iPad Air, and will cost €509 for the basic 16GB version.

# apple - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

REVEALED: Apple’s new iPad Air and iPad Mini show up in iTunes

Based on the photos, it doesn’t seem as if the iPad Air 2 will be much different from its predecessor in terms of design.

From The Daily Edge ‘We kind of got carried away with ourselves’: Bono has apologised for the whole free album debacle Oops

# apple - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Facebook and Apple pay for female workers to freeze their eggs

A report today said the two companies are doing this so women working for them can delay childbearing which could hamper their careers.

# apple - Monday 13 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Bono: Musician, humanitarian, philanthropist… Irish corporate tax defender? Bononomics

Bono: Musician, humanitarian, philanthropist… Irish corporate tax defender?

The U2 frontman says Ireland’s tax affairs with companies like Apple have brought “the only prosperity we’ve known”.

# apple - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The Apple Watch is on the cover of Vogue China

The Apple Watch is on the cover of Vogue China

Apple is going for the fashion crowds.

How to set up Family Sharing for your Apple devices

If your children use an iPhone or iPad, then Family Sharing will give you more control over what they download and purchase on their device.

# apple - Saturday 11 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Apple maps and 8 other times Apple got it wrong Oops

Apple maps and 8 other times Apple got it wrong

Music subscription services? Bankrupt, sez Jobs.

Watch what happened when Steve Jobs introduced wi-fi to people in 1999

Wireless internet. Who’d have thunk it.

From The Daily Edge The Edge sees why people thought U2′s free album was an ‘unwelcome gift’ The Edge Of Glory

# apple - Friday 10 October, 2014

Turns out 81 million people ‘experienced’ the new U2 album*

*That’s those people who played or streamed it through iTunes, iTunes Radio and Beats Music globally.

# apple - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Apple delays larger iPad plans so it can make more iPhones

The production of the larger iPad was originally planned to start in December, but strong demand for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus pushed this back to early next year.

# apple - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Turns out people have practically stopped updating their phones to iOS 8

And in comparison to other years, uptake has been significantly slower.

# apple - Monday 6 October, 2014

An alleged iPhone 6 prototype is currently selling for €48,800 on eBay

The prototype, which runs Apple’s diagnostic mode, was accidentally sent to a customer by US mobile phone network Verizon, and has been put up for sale on eBay.

# apple - Friday 3 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge These bent posters for the iPhone 6 are all kinds of unfortunate The Bends

These bent posters for the iPhone 6 are all kinds of unfortunate

#Bendgate just won’t die.

# apple - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

David Cameron is not happy with Ireland’s tax regime – because he ‘wants our jobs’

The British PM isn’t into the Double Irish

Soon after iOS 8 launch, Apple is already working on three major updates for it

The updates are expected to coincide with the launch of Apple Pay, Watch and the possible release of a new iPad.

Here’s what we know about the EU’s claim that Ireland gave illegal State aid to Apple

They say that Apple was given an advantage over competitors.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Tuesday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here are the stories you need to know as you start your day.

# apple - Monday 29 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie People are trying to smuggle hundreds of iPhone 6s into China Wanted

People are trying to smuggle hundreds of iPhone 6s into China

Some Apple fans don’t want to wait for the new device.