Month: June 2018

This week on AI: 2018 iPad, Apple Watch & MacBook Air updates, unlimited carrier plans & more

Some of the stories you were most interested in this week included this year’s rumored MacBook, iPad, and Apple Watch updates, the graphics tech in macOS Mojave, and which carrier… Read more »

Hands-on: Alpine’s HALO9 CarPlay/Android Auto receiver offers a unique & premium experience

When it comes to car infotainment systems, stock units are rarely good. For years, you had regular knobs, buttons, and small screens to show you what radio station or CD… Read more »

Apple rebuilding Maps in massive overhaul, first results appearing in next iOS 12 beta

TechCrunch has published a new piece detailing Apple’s massive effort to rebuild Apple Maps from the ground up — specifically the mapping data — with a combination of iPhones and those… Read more »

Qualcomm’s bid to block iPhone imports ‘magnifies’ antitrust practices, consumers contend

A group of consumers suing Qualcomm over alleged antitrust practices on Thursday filed a motion to prevent the chipmaker from obtaining a U.S. International Trade Commission exclusion order targeting iPhones… Read more »

AT&T more than doubles ‘administration fee’ on post-paid phones, tablets and smartwatches

AT&T could add some $ 970 million to its annual revenue by increasing from 76 cents to nearly $ 2 an "administrative fee" that shows up as a line item… Read more »

Apple’s Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre hit with $25 million bill for Beats headphones royalties

Beats was purchased by Apple quite a while back. With that being said, Apple has yet to design any Beats products in-house, continuing to use the original Beats designs. Today,… Read more »

Apple attended meeting w/ US intelligence officials in May to discuss midterm election interference

The New York Times reports that Apple was among a handful of technology companies that attended a meeting with U.S. intelligence officials last month. The meeting was held at Facebook’s… Read more »

Apple launching Schoolwork app for teachers today, integrates with ClassKit apps on iOS 11.4

Apple says its new Schoolwork app for iPad is now available for teachers. The app was first announced back in March at Apple’s education event where it introduced the new… Read more »

Get DearMob iPhone Manager for free (Reg. $59.95), now updated for iOS 12 betas

Thanks to our sponsor DearMob, 9to5 readers can get the latest version of DearMob iPhone Manager for free, normally $ 59.95. For a limited time, get DearMob iPhone Manager for Free (Reg. $… Read more »