Apple has filed for a patent (number 20190069835) for a “portable electronic device having a biosensor” that indicates that future Macs could get health monitoring features.
At today’s Addigy 2019 Addigy Partner Summit, Gene Munster, long time Apple analyst and managing partner at Loup Ventures, give the “State of Apple and Beyond” keynote. He’s very bullish on the tech giant and tech in general and gave his thoughts on where things are heading over the next 10 years.
Jamf, which specializes in Apple management, has announced that the El Paso Independent School District (EPISD) chose Jamf and Apple for its PowerUp program, an initiative aimed to address issues of socioeconomic inequality and traditional teaching practices with technology.
What looks like Apple’s pricey AirPods, sounds like AirPods, but doesn’t cost as much as Apple vaunted earbuds? Easy — it’s AirDops, Bluetooth 5.0 wireless earbuds that provide up to 3 hours of listening on a single charge as as much as 8 hours of playtime when used with the included charging case. Don’t spend $159 on a pair of AirPods that could be outdated by the end of March — get a pair of $29.99 AirDops and enjoy great sound while keeping money in your wallet.
Drone pilots have something to be happy about today — the folks at Skylum Software have announced AirMagic, a AI-powered app for Mac and Windows designed to automatically enhance aerial photos that are taken with drone cameras. Orders for the new app begin today, and AirMagic will be released on March 21.
Captain Marvel is coming to Apple. Well, not exactly, but the tech giant has placed a straight-to-series order for an untitled drama series based on the life experiences of undercover CIA operative Amaryllis Fox and her upcoming memoir Life Undercover: Coming of Age in the CIA, according to Variety. And it will star Brie Larson, who plays the superhero in the new movie.
Battery technology has been getting better year after year, often with small evolutionary changes that increase efficiency and give us longer battery life or shorter charge times. Elecjet Technology recently released the Apollo Traveller Power Bank on Kickstarter, and the new technology used in this external power bank bodes well for the future of device batteries with a revolutionary change. Deliveries of the Apollo Traveller begin next month, but we were able to get our hands on a pre-release power bank for review.
As noted by AppleInsider, a startup called GameClub has launched with the goal of funding developers to update classic iOS games currently can't be played on modern iPhones and iPads.
Apple has released its 13th annual Supplier Responsibility Progress Report detailing how the company is expanding educational opportunities and protecting the planet’s resources.
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Chinese online retailers have started discounting iPhones for the second time this year as Apple faces a prolonged sales slowdown in the world’s largest smartphone market, according to Reuters.
According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, the smartphone market continues to be challenged and 2019 is projected to experience its third consecutive year of declining shipments.
Experts and IT solution providers in macOS/iOS business solutions are converging in Miami for the second annual Addigy Partner Summit, March 6-8 at the InterContinental (pictured) in downtown Miami. And Apple World Today will be providing coverage.
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Apple has filed for a patent (number 10,224,012) for “dynamic music authoring.” It includes presenting, on a display, by a computing device (either an iPad or Mac, I would think), an audio effect menu. It most likely involves future changes to GarageBand and Logic Pro.
Apple hasn’t announced plans for a foldable iPhone; however, Wired says Corning is working on technology that could allow for a foldable glass phone. And Apple has used Corning since the very first iPhone.
In a note to clients — as noted by Bloomberg — Cowen analyst Matthew Ramsay says Apple is expected to release a 5G iPhone next year, but releases a 5G version of its iPhone, but may struggle to get the necessary components to build the product.
Apple has ended up in the crosshairs of many different groups, all trying to get them to give up on maintaining customer privacy.
Will this never end? The first U.S. trial in the ongoing Apple-Qualcomm battle started today. This legal brouhaha over alleged patent violations has been ongoing since July 2017.
Apple has bought the patent portfolio of Lighthouse AI, an out-of-business home security camera company, reports iam-media (a subscription is required to read the article).