Apple News Headlines

  • Apple's online music subscription service is losing a key player as millions of listeners near the end of a free three-month trial period that has drawn mixed reviews. Ian Rogers, part of a team acquired last year, is leaving Apple to take a job at an unidentified company in Europe. Apple confirmed Rogers' departure Friday …

  • P.E.I. apple crop, orchard damaged from winter weather

    Mike Beamish says he had to cut down 94 of his apple trees after P.E.I.'s hard winter. 

  • An Apple logo hangs above the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City

    Apple Inc on Thursday invited journalists to a Sept. 9 event, where it is expected to unveil new iPhones and potentially a new version of its Apple TV set-top box. The email invitation includes a colorful Apple logo with the sentence "Hey Siri, give us a hint," referring to Apple's popular digital voice assistant. The …

  • FILE - In this April 10, 2015 file photo, a customer demonstrates Apple Watch at an Apple Store in Tokyo. A new report on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2015, estimates Apple shipped 3.6 million watches in the last quarter , more than some analysts have estimated and enough to change the competitive landscape for fitness bands and other wearable gadgets.(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

    A new report estimates Apple shipped 3.6 million watches in the last quarter — more than some analysts have estimated and enough to change the competitive landscape for fitness bands and other wearable gadgets. Apple shipped enough units of its new smartwatch to nearly overtake market leader FitBit in the last quarter, …

  • FILE - In this April 30, 2015 file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook responds to a question during a news conference at IBM Watson headquarters, in New York. Apple has announced plans for a new product event on Sept. 9 in San Francisco, where the giant tech company is expected to show off new iPhones and other gadgets. Invitations for the event were sent to reporters and analysts Thursday, Aug. 27. In usual fashion, Apple is only hinting at what to expect. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

    Apple has announced plans for a new product event on Sept. 9 in San Francisco, where the giant tech company is expected to show off new iPhones and other gadgets. Invitations sent to reporters and analysts on Thursday were headlined, "Hey Siri, give us a hint." Apple has previously said it plans to expand the capabilities …

  • FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2015 file photo, a product expert demonstrates the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus during a presentation at Lincoln Center in New York. The new Galaxy devices come weeks before comparable updates from Apple are expected. In a sense, if Samsung can’t beat the competition in sales, it can beat it to store shelves. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

    Samsung's new smartphones and tablets might not offer enough to entice current iPhone and iPad users to switch, but they keep Samsung at the head of the class among Android gadget makers. The new Galaxy devices come weeks before comparable updates from Apple are expected. In a sense, if Samsung can't beat the competition …

  • Quebec apple season marred by lack of foreign workers

    Quebec apple farmers say they are afraid visa delays for temporary foreign workers could set their harvesting seasons back, and even spoil some crops. St-Paul-d'Abbotsford orchard owner Réjean Guertin said he's down workers, particularly those from Guatemala, because of the delays. "First they said to me eight weeks, …

  • Facebook Unveils ‘M’ Assistant In Messenger To Compete With Apple’s Siri

    According to the social network, M takes things a step further than rival virtual assistants like Apple’s Siri, Microsoft’s Cortana and Google Now, because it uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) that’s trained by and works alongside actual people.

  • This week's top selling movies on Apple's iTunes The Canadian Press - Tue, 25 Aug, 2015

    iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending August 24, 2015:

  • Customers enter the Apple store on 5th Avenue beneath an Apple logo in the Manhattan borough of New York City

    Apple Inc patents covering the "slide to unlock" feature on smartphones are invalid, Germany's highest appeals court ruled on Tuesday, reaffirming a 2013 decision rejecting the U.S. company's claims by a lower court. The ruling by the Federal Court of Appeals in Karlsruhe covers one of the Apple iPhone's most popular defining …

  • Hard winter shutters apple U-pick CBC - Tue, 25 Aug, 2015
    Hard winter shutters apple U-pick

    A poor crop following the harsh winter has prompted a P.E.I. apple orchard owner not to open his U-pick operation this year. Mark Ashley, owner of the Wintermoor Apple Orchard in York, said the weather was a major factor for his trees producing less fruit this year.

  • Apple shares helped lead the stock market on a steep dive Monday morning, but the tech giant made a partial recovery after CEO Tim Cook assured a popular Wall Street commentator that his company is still doing well in China. "I get updates on our performance in China every day, including this morning, and I can tell you …

  • An Apple logo hangs above the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City

    By Paul Lienert and Julia Love DETROIT/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Consumer electronics company Apple Inc has hired a senior engineer from electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc , according to a LinkedIn posting, as part of Apple's effort to build a team of experts in automated driving. A LinkedIn profile for Jamie Carlson …

  • This week's top selling songs and albums on Apple's  … The Canadian Press - Fri, 21 Aug, 2015

    iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending Aug. 20, 2015:

  • FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2015 file photo, One Direction members, from left, Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson perform on ABC's "Good Morning America" at Rumsey Playfield/SummerStage in New York. Pharrell Williams, One Direction and Florence + The Machine are going to appear at the Apple Music Festival next month. Apple announced Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, that the musicians will be among the headliners at the 10-night festival at London’s Roundhouse that begins Sept. 19. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)

    Pharrell Williams, One Direction and Florence + The Machine are going to appear at the Apple Music Festival next month. Apple announced Tuesday that the musicians will be among the headlining performers at the 10-night festival at London's Roundhouse that begins Sept. 19. Festival performances will be broadcast live and …

  • Eighteen-year-old Sam Ray says the voice recognition service on his iPhone, famously named Siri, called emergency dispatchers after his truck fell on him while he tried to make repairs. Rutherford County dispatcher Christina Lee says she first thought it was a mistaken pocket-dial, but then she heard his screams for help …

  • SAN FRANCISCO - Adding fuel to rumours that Apple is working on designs for a car, local officials say engineers for the giant tech company recently made inquiries about a former navy base that's been converted into a testing ground for self-driving cars and other cutting-edge vehicles.

  • Customers enter the Apple store on 5th Avenue beneath an Apple logo in the Manhattan borough of New York City

    (Reuters) - Apple Inc will delay its live TV service to at least next year, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the iPhone maker's plans. Discussions with broadcasters such as CBS Corp and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc to license programming are progressing slowly, and lack of content has led Apple to scrap …

  • In this Aug. 6. 2015, photo, a Samsung employee demonstrates Samsung Pay using a Galaxy S6 Edge Plus in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

    Samsung is hoping its new mobile-payment service will let you leave your wallet at home. It's a claim Samsung Pay's rivals — Apple Pay and Google's Android Pay — aren't able to make because they work with fewer merchants. Samsung Pay can mimic the old-school, magnetic signals produced by card swipes.

  • Gwyneth Paltrow and daughter Apple enjoy day at the beach

    Gwyneth Paltrow and her 11-year-old daughter, Apple, were all smiles during a recent mommy and me day out at the beach. While Gwyneth’s son Moses didn’t appear to have joined his mom and sister, the nine-year-old did get his own treat earlier this week when he was surprised with a tutorial from Argentinian polo player …

More Latest News »
 
Search