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#Apple

# apple - Thursday 18 September, 2014

‘We’re not like them’: Apple boss takes jab at companies that monetise personal data

Tim Cook said in a letter on privacy that Apple doesn’t let government services access the company’s information.

From The Daily Edge The 8 greatest suggestions from the new iPhone predictive text IOS 8

# apple - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Got an iPhone or iPad? iOS 8 has arrived for you to download

Those with an iPhone 4S or newer will be able to download the new version of iOS, but make sure you have 3GB of space free.

Apple gives iCloud an extra layer of security after nude photo scandal

iCloud owners will now be able to activate two-step verification for iCloud, meaning they will need a smartphone to log in to their account.

# apple - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Cook: Apple has no interest in gathering user data

The Apple CEO said that Apple’s business is ‘not based on having information’ about its users and that government agencies don’t have back door access to its servers.

# apple - Monday 15 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Apple just started telling everyone how to delete the free U2 album Beautiful Day
From The Daily Edge Samsung is throwing some excellent shade at Apple in their new TV ads Shade

Samsung is throwing some excellent shade at Apple in their new TV ads

New ad accuses Apple’s iPhone 6 of copying the Samsung Galaxy.

# apple - Saturday 13 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s what Apple reportedly spent on the new U2 album Money Money Money

# apple - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

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

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you listen to the new U2 album? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you listen to the new U2 album?

They’re literally giving it away.

So here’s everything we learned from Apple’s press event

It was a quick-fire event where numerous products and features were announced, but what were the main points to take way from it?

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: As Apple moves further into data, it’s time we start taking responsibility for our own Tech

Opinion: As Apple moves further into data, it’s time we start taking responsibility for our own

With Apple moving into health and fitness and quantifying our lives even further, more data about us is going to be gathered.

From The Daily Edge Here is the letter Bono wrote to Dave Fanning about the new U2 album Songs Of Innocence

Here is the letter Bono wrote to Dave Fanning about the new U2 album

“For the attention of the right and always honourable DJ Dave the rave-ing lunatic Fanning…”

# apple - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s a graph of Apple’s share price, compared with when U2 walked on stage Bite Of The Apple

Has Apple created the smartwatch that people will want to buy?

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook described Apple Watch as “the most personal device we’ve ever created” with a particular focus on health and fitness.

From The Daily Edge The 13 greatest online reactions to the big Apple announcement Keynote Scarf
From The Daily Edge U2 just unveiled their new album and released it for free Heeeerrrrrre's Bono!

U2 just unveiled their new album and released it for free

The album will be given to all iTunes users, for nothing.

From The Daily Edge Apple’s live stream had problems and people went absolutely bonkers Apple Live

Here’s what the new iPhones look like (and what they can do)

“The biggest advancement in the history of the iPhone.”

So what should we expect from Apple’s press event today?

With rumours surrounding Apple’s flagship event, here are the most notable ones surrounding the company and what it might have in store today.

From The Daily Edge U2 to perform at the launch of the iPhone 6 Iphone 6

U2 to perform at the launch of the iPhone 6

Apple is expected to launch a range of new products today – and Bono’s is said to be involved.

# apple - Monday 8 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 people who really need to chill out about the iPhone 6 Iphone 6

# apple - Sunday 7 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Weird Wide Web: A leak of nude photos, some clever chopsticks and speaking only in emojis Week In Web

Weird Wide Web: A leak of nude photos, some clever chopsticks and speaking only in emojis

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

# apple - Friday 5 September, 2014

Apple vows to tighten up security after iCloud celebrity hack

The company plans to push two-step authentication and send notifications to users any time someone tries to restore their iCloud account.

# apple - Thursday 4 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge People are ALREADY queueing for the new iPhone in New York Iphone 6

People are ALREADY queueing for the new iPhone in New York

No, we don’t know when it is being released. No, it hasn’t been announced yet.

From The Daily Edge Ikea’s new advert is totally taking the p*** out of Apple-mania Burn

# apple - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

‘iCloud was not breached’: Apple responds to celebrity nude picture hack

The company says it was a targeted attack and does not represent a wider risk.

These are the reasons why most iPhone apps are rejected

Just in case you’re thinking of submitting one to the App Store in the near future.

From TheJournal.ie FBI probes massive celebrity photo leak Hacked

FBI probes massive celebrity photo leak

Apple is also investigating the leak but it has been suggested that the pictures were collated from multiple sources.

# apple - Sunday 31 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge You’ve been peeling apples wrong your entire life This Is Not A Drill

You’ve been peeling apples wrong your entire life

Wonder if it works with spuds?

# apple - Friday 29 August, 2014

Apple bans developers from selling users’ health data to advertisers

The company updated the privacy rules around its HealthKit service as its next product launch approaches.

# apple - Thursday 28 August, 2014

Apple fails again in its bid to ban Samsung’s US phones sales

Despite dropping all claims outside the US, the patent battle between both companies rages on.

# apple - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Apple’s iOS ads could become more annoying as fullscreen ads arrive

Two new ad formats for iPhone and iPad will allow fullscreen ads and pre-roll videos to be included in apps and games.

# apple - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Apple and Samsung decide to call a patent truce, but only outside the US

The two companies will continue to pursue existing cases that are taking place in US courts.

# apple - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Samsung has been knocked off the top spot in China by a local smartphone maker

Chineses smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has overtaken Samsung as the top smartphone maker on its home turf, thanks to the popularity of its low-cost RedMi smartphone range.

# apple - Monday 28 July, 2014

Apple’s solution to fixing podcasts? Buy a talk-radio app for $30 million

The personalised radio and podcast app allows you to listen to podcasts and audio news, but is expected to be shut down this week as part of the deal.

# apple - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: I admit it, I’m an Apple Parent… are you? Parenting

Opinion: I admit it, I’m an Apple Parent… are you?

When the need arises to soothe, calm, occupy, or otherwise try to obtain some peace from the kids we break out the tablets.

# apple - Wednesday 23 July, 2014