Apple Posts Three New 'Switch to iPhone' Ads [Video]

Apple on Monday shared a trio of geeky ads that are part of its new campaign aimed at persuading Android users to make the leap to the iconic smartphone. Published on Apple’s official YouTube channel, the new mini-ads, running sixteen seconds each, promote the company’s ability to roll out important security fixes fast via iOS software updates.

Apple Maps Adds 3D Models of the Apple Park Campus

Apple has updated a Maps backend with 3D buildings, campus walkways and other information pertaining to Apple Park, the company’s massive new headquarters in Cupertino, California. As first noted by MacRumors, the enhanced coverage of Apple Park includes 3D building models in the standard 2D view, as well as access roads running in and out of the campus, traffic directions, pedestrian walkways and more.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Iris Scanner Bypassed With a Just a Photo and a Contact Lens

Samsung claims "Iris authentication is one of the safest ways to keep your phone locked and its contents private" but after watching this video, you'll likely disagree.

An iPhone may have saved woman's life in Manchester attack

Lisa Bridgett, 45, was speaking on her iPhone following the Ariana Grande concert when an explosion sent a steel nut hurling towards her head. An attacker, identified as Salman Ramadan Abedi, detonated a shrapnel-laden improvised explosive device at the exit as concertgoers were leaving. The horrific attack resulted in the loss of 22 lives and injured 116.

Apple is Working on Dedicated AI Chip Known as the 'Apple Neural Engine' [Report]

Apple is working on a processor dedicated specifically to AI-related tasks, reports Bloomberg. Citing sources familiar with the matter, the outlet says the chip is known internally as the Apple Neural Engine, and its goal is to improve the way devices handle facial recognition, speech recondition and other AI-related tasks.

TSMC Sources Say New iPhone Has No Home Button, 18.5:9 Display

Apple is expected to change iPhone’s screen aspect ratio from 16:9 on iPhone 7 to 18:9 on iPhone 8, according to multiple reports. Economic Daily News said today that the device’s screen ratio will change to 18.5:9 instead of the previous 16:9.

Hands-On With Alleged iPhone 8 Case [Video]

Mac Otakara on Thursday published a slew of photos and a video comparing the size of an alleged iPhone 8 case to the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. The noted Japanese outlet says it purchased the case from Alibaba, and its dimensions match up with previous information.

Apple Confirms It Will Live Stream WWDC 2017 Keynote on June 5th

Apple is going to once again be providing a live stream of its WWDC keynote address this year. On Thursday the company updated its website with a new page noting that a stream of the keynote will go live on June 5th at 10am PDT.

Apple's Jonathan Ive Appointed Chancellor of the Royal College of Art

Jony Ive, Apple’s Chief Design Officer, has been appointed chancellor of London’s Royal College of Art (RCA), which is the world’s leading art school. According to the press release, Sir Jony Ive succeeds Sir James Dyson OM, Provost of the College (2011–17), as this key honorary role is renamed.

New Video of 'iPhone 8' Dummy Model [Watch]

A newly uploaded video shows hands on video of 'iPhone 8' Dummy model. This type of dummy model is often created by case manufacturers in order to test their products ahead of Apple's official release. The design of such models is usually based on leaked specifications from Foxconn and other Apple suppliers.

Indian Government Offering Tax Concession to Apple To Increase iPhone Production in Country

India has offered tax concessions to Apple to expand iPhone production in the country just days after it was announced that the Cupertino giant kicked off local iPhone SE production.
This is part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s plans to boost local manufacturing.

Purported iPhone 8, iPhone 7s, iPhone 7s Plus Molds [Photos]

Alleged photos of the mold of the iPhone 8, iPhone 7s, and iPhone 7s Plus have been leaked on the internet via Weibo. The authenticity of the molds in the photo cannot be verified but they do match up to the rumors that we have heard about the three new iPhones launching later this year from Apple.

iOS 11 Concept for iPad Envisions System-Wide Drag & Drop, Finder, Shelf, and More

Apple is going to preview iOS 11 along with other OS updates at its annual developers conference next month and we fully expect the mobile operating system to include advances that should make the Apple tablet a better laptop replacement than it currently is.

Tim Cook Talks About Accessibility with Three YouTubers On Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down with three YouTubers who are Accessibility evangelists to discuss the importance of the assistive technologies built into the company’s iOS, macOS, tvOS and watchOS platforms.

Apple Launches “Today At Apple” Educational Program Worldwide

Announced last month, a series of revamped educational sessions, headlined as “Today at Apple”, launched on Wednesday at Apple’s brick-and-mortar stores globally, with more than 4,000 classes being offered each day this week. The new sessions have been available at Apple Union Square since the store opened.

This iOS 11 Redesign With Dark Mode, Inspired by Apple Music App [Images]

There is nothing much better than concepts! Today we've got a new iOS 11 concept shared by  Filipe Espósito of iHelpBR. It's inspired by the new Apple Music app and features a dark mode, something which Apple has been secretly been working on.

Upcoming Apple Watch Again Rumored to Feature Smart Bands and Glucose Monitoring

Apple is reportedly working on a “game-changing” diabetes treatment technology for Apple Watch Series 3 which will allegedly use interchangeable “smart watch bands” said to contain specialized built-in sensors.

Apple releases iOS 10.3.2, watchOS 3.2.2, tvOS 10.2.1 and macOS Sierra 10.12.5

Apple on Monday released iOS 10.3.2, watchOS 3.2.2, tvOS 10.2.1, and macOS Sierra 10.12.5 to the public. The updates feature various security patches, bug fixes and performance improvements, and come after more than a month of beta testing.

Apple Likely to Unveil 10.5-inch iPad Pro, Siri Smart Speaker at WWDC [Report]

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says there’s over 70 percent likelihood that Apple’s rumored 10.5-inch iPad Pro with a redesigned chassis is formally announced at the June 5 WWDC keynote as suppliers are gearing up for volume production in early June.

Apple posts new "How to shoot on iPhone 7" Video series

Many people use iPhone 7 to capture great images and if you were wondering how to shoot cool pictures with your iPhone then you probably need to check out Apple's new "How to shoot on iPhone 7" video series.
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