BlackBerry KeyOne vs. iPhone 7: Which is best for you?
If you're trying decide whether the BlackBerry KeyOne or the Apple iPhone 7 should be your next phone, then allow us to help with this spec comparison. We take a quick look at the key differences. The post BlackBerry KeyOne vs. iPhone 7: Which is best for you? appeared first on Digital Trends.
Qualcomm slashes revenue estimates amid escalation in patent battle with Apple
Qualcomm Inc slashed its current-quarter profit and revenue forecasts on Friday, amid an escalating legal battle between the chipmaker and Apple Inc. Apple said it had decided to withhold royalty payments to its contract manufacturers until the dispute is resolved in court. The payments made by Apple to its contract manufacturers are, in turn, owed by the contractors to Qualcomm in royalties, according to the chipmaker’s licensing business model. The iPhone maker sued Qualcomm in January, ...
Merriam-Webster lists ‘sheeple’ as a word, cites Apple fanatics as examples
As a sign of the times, Merriam-Webster has added the word "sheeple" to the official list of Webster-ordained words. What are sheeple, you ask? Well, as Merriam-Webster would have you believe, they're Apple fanatics. The post Merriam-Webster lists ‘sheeple’ as a word, cites Apple fanatics as examples appeared first on Digital Trends....
Merriam-Webster lists ‘sheeple’ as a word, cites Apple fanatics as examples
As a sign of the times, Merriam-Webster has added the word "sheeple" to the official list of Webster-ordained words. What are sheeple, you ask? Well, as Merriam-Webster would have you believe, they're Apple fanatics. The post Merriam-Webster lists ‘sheeple’ as a word, cites Apple fanatics as examples appeared first on Digital Trends....
Crunch Report | Elon Musk’s Tunnel Vision Gets Rendered
Elon Musk shows off a video about his tunnel boring company, The Boring Company, a self-driving Apple test vehicle is spotted in the wild and Cloudera and Carvana each price their IPO at $15; one does well, the other not so much. All this on Crunch Report. Read More ...
Merriam-Webster’s ‘sheeple’ definition uses Apple fanboys example
Merriam-Webster just stepped in a bit of controversy with its new ‘sheeple’ word addition. No, it’s not the addition of the word itself that is causing the arguments and hurt feelings — it’s the two examples of the word that it provides, one of which is a criticism of (a certain) Apple product and the people who buy/bought it. Not … Continue reading...
Apple offers feedback on California’s proposed driverless testing rule changes
 Apple has offered feedback to the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) concerning its proposed new rule changes regarding autonomous vehicle testing on state roads. The formal feedback provided by Apple is relatively short and to the point, contained in a letter submitted to the DMV and embedded below, signed by Apple Director of Product Integrity Steve Kenner (who also authored… Read More ...
Apple’s Siri speaker might say hello at WWDC 2017
With both Amazon and Google tapping their smart assistants for smart speakers, it seems like only a matter of time until Apple enters the fray with Siri. Indeed, previous rumors have suggested we may see a Siri speaker launch before long, and now reports are saying that Apple might reveal it before the end of the year. Specifically, Apple could … Continue reading...
Apple iPhone X blueprint leak suggest A11 CPU along with the vertical dual-camera seup
There have a number of leaks and speculations about Apple launching a third iPhone this year along with the regular updates to the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. While some are calling the third variant as the iPhone 8, some believe it will be called iPhone X marking the 10th anniversary of the smartphone. The latest leak is an alleged blueprint showing the internal components of the so-called iPhone X. One can clearly notice the from the blueprint the smartphone’s dual rear camera design which...
Apple stops paying royalties to Qualcomm
 It’s no secret, Apple and Qualcomm have been fighting relentlessly for a few months over royalty payments. Apple told Qualcomm that it would stop paying the disputed licensing fees. Qualcomm confirmed the agressive move and said that its revenue and profits would be lower than expected. Apple said that it is waiting for a court decision to resume payments. Of course, the company expects… Read More ...
Apple stops paying royalties to Qualcomm
 It’s no secret, Apple and Qualcomm have been fighting relentlessly for a few months over royalty payments. Apple told Qualcomm that it would stop paying the disputed licensing fees. Qualcomm confirmed the agressive move and said that its revenue and profits would be lower than expected. Apple said that it is waiting for a court decision to resume payments. Of course, the company expects… Read More ...
Apple is playing patent royalty hardball, and Qualcomm is furious
The patent fight between Apple and Qualcomm is getting uglier, with the chip-maker now outraged that its legal foe – and customer – is now withholding cash while the two clash in court. Tensions were cranked up to eleven back in January, when Apple accused Qualcomm of forcing unfair licensing fees onto it. Suing the company, it accused it of … Continue reading...
Apple’s self-driving test Lexus SUV photographed on Silicon Valley roads
 Apple’s using a Lexus RX450h SUV for its autonomous vehicle testing program, as revealed by documents filed with the California DMV in accordance with licensing requirements for self-driving tests in the state. Now, Bloomberg has images of the vehicle in action, captured by a chance observer who saw the vehicle pull out of an Apple facility in Silicon Valley. The SUV looks pretty much… Read More ...
Apple iPhone X blueprint leak suggest A11 CPU along with the vertical dual-camera seup
There have a number of leaks and speculations about Apple launching a third iPhone this year along with the regular updates to the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. While some are calling the third variant as the iPhone 8, some believe it will be called iPhone X marking the 10th anniversary of the smartphone. The latest leak is an alleged blueprint showing the internal components of the so-called iPhone X. One can clearly notice the from the blueprint the smartphone’s dual rear camera design which...
Musical.ly reportedly partners with Apple Music for its music snippets
 According to a new report from Recode, Musical.ly is about to release a new update to its mobile app with a major change. The company is switching from 7digital to Apple music for its music catalog. Musical.ly’s video social network app has skyrocketed last year, raising $100 million at a $500 million valuation and reaching 40 million monthly active users. And yet, the app is mostly used… Read More ...
Apple iPhone X (2017) rumors and news
The iPhone 7S and 7S Plus may not be the only iPhones arriving from Apple in 2017. The iPhone X (or iPhone 8) is rumored to be a celebratory model for the iPhone's 10th anniversary. Here's everything we know about it. The post Apple iPhone X (2017) rumors and news appeared first on Digital Trends.
An Apple self-driving car has been spotted in California, and it’s built from off-the-shelf parts
Apple received permission to start testing self-driving vehicles on California’s roads earlier this month. It’s now two weeks since the permission was granted and, finally, an Apple-powered self-driving car takes to the streets of the state. Photos of the car have been handed over to Bloomberg, and its subsequent report on the car suggests that it’s festooned with off-the-shelf sensors, including a 64-channel lidar unit from Velodyne Lidar Inc. Lidar is short for light det...
Apple is said to be ‘finalizing’ the design of its Amazon Echo killer
Apple never gives much away, but in recent years leaks have grown more frequent. So make what you will of the news that the tech giant is apparently close to launching a device to rival Amazon's Echo/Alexa speaker. The post Apple is said to be ‘finalizing’ the design of its Amazon Echo killer appeared first on Digital Trends....
Apple iOS 11 to bring revamped Music app with a focus on video programming
With Apple’s WWDC 2017 is just a little over a month away, there is surprisingly very little information about its upcoming iOS 11 operating system. We know that Siri will be deeply integrated into the OS and that Apple may be planning to focus on augmented reality (AR) using its new 3D camera hardware, but what about the rest? Will Apple iOS 11 bring some changes to its UI? Well, Bloomberg had a chat with Apple executive Jimmy Iovine who revealed that one area will see a major change in i...
Crunch Report | China’s Didi Chuxing Valuation Hits $50B
Didi Chuxing is valued at more than $50 billion, SiriusXM acquires Automatic for more than $100 million, Apple Music wants to be Apple Video with the next iteration of the app focused on video and Everfi raises a $190 million round. All this on Crunch Report. Read More ...