Apple’s iPhone 12 Studio Lets You Try Out MagSafe Accessories, Virtually

Apple has launched iPhone 12 Studio, a webpage that lets you virtually try different MagSafe accessories. The webpage can be accessed via iPhones and iPads. You can choose between iPhone 12 models and customise them with MagSafe case and wallet colour options. You can also save the look by naming it and return later to … Read more Apple’s iPhone 12 Studio Lets You Try Out MagSafe Accessories, Virtually

MagSafe Fast Charging Seems Limited to Apple’s 20W Adapter

Apple’s MagSafe Charger for the iPhone 12 series seems to restrict 15W fast charging specifically to the company’s 20W USB-C adapter. This means that you aren’t likely to get the same fast charging experience when using a third-party adapter or even a heavier capacity MacBook adapter. Separately, a US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) filing has … Read more MagSafe Fast Charging Seems Limited to Apple’s 20W Adapter

Short Queues in China as Apple’s Newest iPhone 12 Hits Stores

Two of Apple’s latest iPhone 12 models went on sale in China on Friday, after early pre-order data showed strong consumer interest in the 5G-enabled device in the firm’s second-largest market. The short queues outside Apple stores in the business hub of Shanghai struck a contrast with the crowds that flocked to past launch events, … Read more Short Queues in China as Apple’s Newest iPhone 12 Hits Stores

Apple’s Smaller Rivals Unite to Fight iPhone App Store Rules

Spotify and the makers of Fortnite and Tinder are taking on Apple and Google as part of a newly formed coalition calling for “fair treatment” in the way the tech giants run their app stores. The Coalition for App Fairness, a Washington-based nonprofit, launched Thursday and will advocate for legal and regulatory changes, such as … Read more Apple’s Smaller Rivals Unite to Fight iPhone App Store Rules

Apple’s Stock Market Value Tops $2 Trillion

Just two years after Apple became the first publicly listed US company with a $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 75 lakh crores) stock market value, the iPhone maker has now topped $2 trillion (roughly Rs. 150 lakh crores). The Cupertino, California-based company’s shares briefly rose to as high as $468.65 (roughly Rs. 35,100) on Wednesday, equivalent to a … Read more Apple’s Stock Market Value Tops $2 Trillion

Google-Backed Groups Criticize Apple’s New Warnings on User Tracking

A group of European digital advertising associations on Friday criticised Apple’s plans to require apps to seek additional permission from users before tracking them across other apps and websites. Apple last week disclosed features in its forthcoming operating system for iPhones and iPads that will require apps to show a pop-up screen before they enable … Read more Google-Backed Groups Criticize Apple’s New Warnings on User Tracking

WWDC 2020: What All Could We See at Apple’s Conference Next Week

Apple is hosting its 31st Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) next week. Due to the coronavirus outbreak globally, the Cupertino giant is for the first time hosting WWDC as an online-only event with free entry for all. It will take place between June 22 and June 26, beginning with a special event keynote. Apple is expected … Read more WWDC 2020: What All Could We See at Apple’s Conference Next Week

Apple’s Online-Only Developers Conference Starts June 22, and Will Be Free

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) will be held online, starting June 22, the company announced on Tuesday. The conference will be available to all developers for free via the Apple Developer app and Apple Developer website. Back in March, the company had decided to hold the event online owning to the coronavirus pandemic. The Cupertino-based … Read more Apple’s Online-Only Developers Conference Starts June 22, and Will Be Free

Apple’s New Budget iPhone Unlikely to Make a Splash in China

Apple’s new iPhone SE for the budget-conscious is unlikely to be a major driver of sales in China, a Weibo survey suggested, with analysts noting its lacks of 5G capability. In a poll conducted on social media site Weibo, 60 percent of roughly 350,000 respondents said they would not buy the new $399 iPhone SE … Read more Apple’s New Budget iPhone Unlikely to Make a Splash in China

Apple’s New iPhone SE Misses Out on Ultra-Wideband Locator Chip

Apple on Wednesday unveiled the anticipated iPhone SE (2020) as its latest iPhone model. While the new iPhone is designed mainly as an upgrade to the dated iPhone 8 that was launched in September 2017, there are some new connectivity options that make it closer to the flagship iPhone 11 series. One of these additions … Read more Apple’s New iPhone SE Misses Out on Ultra-Wideband Locator Chip