Apple Targeting WWDC Launch for Revamped Music Streaming Service

Apple engineers are hard at work on a revamped Beats-based music streaming service, with the company planning to unveil it at the upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), according to 9to5Mac. Similar to previous years, the event will take place on a Monday, with June 8th being the most likely date. The new iTunes music streaming service is … Continue reading Apple Targeting WWDC Launch for Revamped Music Streaming Service

Apple to Replace AT&T on Dow Jones Industrial Average

Apple has been invited to join the Dow Jones Industrial Average, replacing American telecommunications giant AT&T on the stock index, according to The Wall Street Journal. The move is the latest milestone for Apple, which has emerged in recent years as the standard-bearer for a resurgent U.S. technology sector. The Cupertino, Calif., company in January … Continue reading Apple to Replace AT&T on Dow Jones Industrial Average

12-Inch Retina MacBook Air Unlikely to be Unveiled at Apple Watch Event

Earlier this week, rumour site The Michael Report claimed that Apple would be unveiling a long-awaited Retina MacBook Air at its ‘Spring Forward’ Apple Watch event on Monday. The site, citing “sources familiar with the matter”, caused a stir on the Internet as it was the first to make such a claim. However, a report today from … Continue reading 12-Inch Retina MacBook Air Unlikely to be Unveiled at Apple Watch Event

Production of 12.9-Inch ‘iPad Pro’ Pushed Back to Q3, Device Could Include USB 3.0 Ports

Word on the street today is that production of Apple’s 12.9-inch iPad Pro has been pushed back to the third quarter of the year, according to reports from Bloomberg and the Wall Street Journal. The device, originally expected to hit the market in April before being pushed back to the second quarter, is now said to … Continue reading Production of 12.9-Inch ‘iPad Pro’ Pushed Back to Q3, Device Could Include USB 3.0 Ports

Apple Officially Welcomes Beats As Deal Closes

Apple on Friday officially welcomed Beats Electronics to its big Cupertino family, publishing a new splash page dedicated to the headphone maker. Today we are excited to officially welcome Beats Music and Beats Electronics to the Apple family. Music has always held a special place in our hearts, and we’re thrilled to join forces with a group … Continue reading Apple Officially Welcomes Beats As Deal Closes

Facebook Pulling Chat Functionality From Mobile App

As reported by TechCrunch, Facebook will be removing the messaging functionality from its mobile app over the next few days, requiring users to download its Messenger app in order to chat on-the-go. Facebook first started requiring users in Europe to use Messenger back in April, but after seeing “positive results” in terms of engagement, its rolling out the plan … Continue reading Facebook Pulling Chat Functionality From Mobile App