(BLOOMBERG) Taylor Swift and Apple Inc. have shaken it off and won’t trouble each other any more. The seven-time Grammy winner has agreed to put her top-charted album “1989” album on Apple Music, after she persuaded the world’s largest company by market capitalization to pay royalties for songs played on its new streaming-music service during a [...]
Zurich, Switzerland (BLOOMBERG) Apple Inc. began selling its smartwatch in Switzerland Friday, and the home of luxury watches gave a cool reception to the Silicon Valley gadget. Waiting in line overnight was unnecessary to join the ranks of buyers that included Shaun Mettler, one of about 40 people who lined up outside Apple’s Zurich boutique. The [...]
San Francisco (BLOOMBERG) Apple Inc. has started early production of new iPhone models with a feature called Force Touch, which senses how hard users are pressing down on a screen, people with knowledge of the matter said. Its newest iPhones, in the same 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch versions as the current iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus [...]
Apple Watch queues outside stores for tech giant's first smartwatch are noticeably shorter than at launches of previous Apple products
The company's great, human-curated playlists are now free
San Francisco (BGR) A trusted source has provided BGR with the following information on iOS releases for this week: Apple is currently planning on releasing iOS 8.4 GM today. iOS 9 beta 2 is also scheduled for release today, though it’s possible they could move it to next Monday, the 29th. Apple Music, Apple’s [...]
(BBC) Apple Music has reversed its payment policy, a day after the singer Taylor Swift said she was refusing to allow the company to stream her album 1989.
(CNN) When your iPhone updates to iOS 9 in the fall, you'll be able to track your reproductive health -- including how often you have sex and whether or not you used protection. As part of its upcoming iOS 9 release, Apple (AAPL, Tech30) will launch a new set of HealthKit features that will let [...]