# apple - Sunday 22 June, 2014
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
# apple - Friday 20 June, 2014
Opening shots in the budget war, cuddly Ryanair, and everything in between…
Shipments of the device, which is expected to be released in October, is estimated to total between 10 million and 15 million units by the end of 2014.
# apple - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
The 21.5-inch Mac is €200 cheaper than the original iMac, but comes with less hard-drive space and roughly half the processing speed.
The Taoiseach is pretty confident that Ireland hasn’t broken any rules.
# apple - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
The company agreed an out-of-court settlement with the parties involved, effectively avoiding a court case which was due to take place next month.
# apple - Monday 16 June, 2014
Coin Pocket has become the first bitcoin trading app to be approved by Apple since it updated its App Store review guidelines.
# apple - Friday 13 June, 2014
And they will put your selfies to shame.
# apple - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
Everyone’s talking about the Aer Lingus strikes, GSOC bugging and Apple’s tax affairs in Ireland.
The Department of Finance has said it’s confident no rules have been broken – but won’t rule out a legal challenge if findings are negative.
Michael McGrath has said that the government must use “every means at its disposal” to defend Ireland’s corporate tax rules.
The Fianna Fáil leader said it was “very serious” that junior minister Alex White agreed that the Taoiseach forced the former Garda Commissioner to quit.
# apple - Tuesday 10 June, 2014
An announcement is expected tomorrow, but the European Commission is keeping quiet.
A number of app developers have seen their apps rejected because they provided incentives for people to share their apps on Facebook, or watch videos advertising other apps.
# apple - Saturday 7 June, 2014
Such a probe would be ‘worrying’ according to Fianna Fáil.
# apple - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
Apps can now accept payments from “approved virtual currencies” although Apple hasn’t said which ones qualify.
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It was a packed keynote for one of the biggest companies in the world, but what did we learn from it?
# apple - Monday 2 June, 2014
Among the many features announced by Apple, it revealed a new health monitoring service, a smart home operating system, a new cloud service, and opening up Touch ID to third-party developers.
# apple - Thursday 29 May, 2014
Break down the Beats.
# apple - Monday 26 May, 2014
The move, which it’s expected to reveal at its developer conference next week, will mark Apple’s entry into the growing ‘internet of things’ market.
And it’s also looking for a US product ban on any Samsung device that would infringe its patents.
# apple - Thursday 22 May, 2014
After seeing this, you will never chastise yourself for laziness again.
# apple - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
The company is worth €116 billion, having increased in value by 40 per cent over the year.
# apple - Monday 19 May, 2014
And the bidding starts at $10,000 for those interested.
Iris detection is one of the methods Samsung is currently exploring as it looks to improve its security offering.
# apple - Saturday 10 May, 2014
Plus: Who was on the top-selling edition of the RTE Guide this year?
# apple - Friday 9 May, 2014
Apple could announce the deal as early as next week, which would make it the largest purchase in the company’s 38-year history.
# apple - Thursday 8 May, 2014
Chang Dong-hoon will continue to lead Samsung’s design centre which is responsible for the company’s overall design strategy.
# apple - Tuesday 6 May, 2014
The man claims love is love, even between human and computer.
# apple - Saturday 3 May, 2014
But that’s not a big win for the makers of the iPhone.
# apple - Thursday 24 April, 2014
Apple will now face a trial in July after it was accused of conspiring with publishers to raise ebook prices and impede competitors like Amazon.
# apple - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
CEO Tim Cook also hinted that new products are on the way.
# apple - Tuesday 22 April, 2014
The scheme has been launched to coincide with Earth Day – which is today.
# apple - Thursday 17 April, 2014
The company is partnering with Shazam, whose music-recognition software will be built into Apple’s upcoming mobile software update iOS 8.
# apple - Thursday 10 April, 2014
# apple - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
Samsung fired back at Apple’s accusations of patent theft by saying it was Google that wrote the Android software used on its phones and tablets.
# apple - Monday 31 March, 2014
Apple has accused Samsung of infringing on five patents on newer patents, while Samsung made a counterclaim, saying Apple stole two of its ideas to use on iPhones and iPads.