Epic Games files EU antitrust complaint against Apple
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Policy & legislation

Epic Games files EU antitrust complaint against Apple

The Fortnite developer has accused the tech giant of “abusive conduct” that breaches European competition laws
17 Feb 2021
Apple iPhone 12 review: Cutting edge nostalgia
Apple iPhone 12
iOS

Apple iPhone 12 review: Cutting edge nostalgia

The iconic smartphone's old-school design is a breath of fresh air
5 Feb 2021
iPhone users can soon use Face ID while wearing a mask
The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini
iOS

iPhone users can soon use Face ID while wearing a mask

No more frustrating passcodes, but there is one Apple Watch-sized catch
2 Feb 2021
Facebook escalates Apple feud with own privacy pop-ups
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privacy

Facebook escalates Apple feud with own privacy pop-ups

The incoming iOS 14 update means Facebook could record revenue losses of as much as $5 billion
2 Feb 2021
Apple and Facebook's privacy dispute could lead to legal war
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privacy

Apple and Facebook's privacy dispute could lead to legal war

Reports suggest the social network is preparing an anti-trust complaint
29 Jan 2021
Researcher discovers hidden iOS 14 ‘BlastDoor’ security mechanism
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iOS

Researcher discovers hidden iOS 14 ‘BlastDoor’ security mechanism

This protective layer sandboxes incoming iMessages to protect users from malicious texts
29 Jan 2021
Apple smashes competition with record Q4 smartphone sales
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Mobile Phones

Apple smashes competition with record Q4 smartphone sales

iPhone 12 is a "hit" as sales surpass Samsung and Huawei in the last three months of 2020
28 Jan 2021
Apple and Facebook exchange blows over data tracking
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privacy

Apple and Facebook exchange blows over data tracking

The Mac manufacturer has lashed out after being criticised for delaying sought after privacy features iOS 14
20 Nov 2020
FDA approves Apple Watch app that helps people with PTSD sleep better
NightWare app running on two teal Apple Watches
iOS

FDA approves Apple Watch app that helps people with PTSD sleep better

The FDA designated NightWare a Breakthrough Device, expediting its development and review
10 Nov 2020
Apple puts iPhone supplier on probation for exploiting student workers
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supply chain management (SCM)

Apple puts iPhone supplier on probation for exploiting student workers

Pegatron misclassified its student workers and allowed them to work nights and unpaid overtime hours
9 Nov 2020
Apple looks set to launch first ARM-based MacBooks next week
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Hardware

Apple looks set to launch first ARM-based MacBooks next week

The company has announced a "one more thing" virtual event for 10 November
3 Nov 2020
iPhone 12 delay wiped $100 billion from Apple's stock market value
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Business operations

iPhone 12 delay wiped $100 billion from Apple's stock market value

The drop is a reflection of how heavily Apple relies on timing to generate success in its financial results
30 Oct 2020
Apple reportedly ramps up search engine development
iOS

Apple reportedly ramps up search engine development

Apple risks losing $12 billion in annual revenue if Google contract isn’t renewed due to antitrust restrictions
29 Oct 2020
iPhone 12 launch event confirmed for 13 October
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Mobile Phones

iPhone 12 launch event confirmed for 13 October

Apple's "Hi, Speed" teaser suggests first 5G iPhones will debut at next week's virtual event
7 Oct 2020
Spotify and Epic take on Apple’s 30% ‘App Tax’
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Mobile

Spotify and Epic take on Apple’s 30% ‘App Tax’

The Coalition for App Fairness demands changes to the iPhone maker's 'anti-competitive practices'
25 Sep 2020
Broadcom chip shipments indicate delayed iPhone 12 launch
Broadcom logo
Hardware

Broadcom chip shipments indicate delayed iPhone 12 launch

Manufacturer says shipment spike won't be until Q4 this year
4 Sep 2020
Apple delays iOS 14 privacy changes after Facebook pressure
privacy

Apple delays iOS 14 privacy changes after Facebook pressure

The social network complained that limiting the potential to target iOS users would see developers’ revenues collapse
4 Sep 2020
iOS app economy creates 300,000 new US jobs
iOS

iOS app economy creates 300,000 new US jobs

Apple says iOS app economy now supports more than 2.1 million U.S. jobs
2 Sep 2020
Apple blocked Facebook's attempt to flag App Store 'tax'
social media

Apple blocked Facebook's attempt to flag App Store 'tax'

The social networking giant claims Apple prevented it from telling users about the 30% revenue cut
28 Aug 2020
Adobe erased users' photos with botched Lightroom update
Software

Adobe erased users' photos with botched Lightroom update

The company has admitted that some customers' photos and presets are not recoverable
21 Aug 2020
Apple iPad Pro 12.9in (2020) review: Believe the hype
Apple iPad Pro 2020 - Magic Keyboard
tablets

Apple iPad Pro 12.9in (2020) review: Believe the hype

The most expensive and most ambitious iPad yet
17 Aug 2020
Apple iPhone SE (2020) review: Cheap at twice the price
iOS

Apple iPhone SE (2020) review: Cheap at twice the price

This long-awaited upgrade delivers stunning power in a compact form, but battery life meets our low expectations
7 Aug 2020
Virginia becomes first state to use Google and Apple’s contact-tracing API
iOS

Virginia becomes first state to use Google and Apple’s contact-tracing API

Virginia may soon be followed by North Dakota, Alabama and South Carolina
5 Aug 2020