Apple not in talks with NBCUniversal and Comcast about its future Apple TV plans

Apple not in talks with NBCUniversal and Comcast about its future Apple TV plans


Apple is rumored to be developing an online streaming TV service that’ll feature content from major networks such as FOX, CBS and others. One major network and cable provider not on board with the service is NBC Universal and NBC-owned Comcast. This exclusion is not the result of disinterest from the network, but rather Apple’s doing, reports Re/Code.

Download the best deals on apps and games for a limited time (March 27)

Download the best deals on apps and games for a limited time (March 27)

We have some great apps for you today that have gone free for a short duration on the App Store, including Weather Now – Forecast and 3D Earth, iThoughts and more.

All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [March 21 – 27]

All the best new apps and app updates to land in the App Store this week [March 21 – 27]

Each week a new round of apps and app updates land in the iOS App Store. This week is no exception with the debut of Twitter’s live streaming app Periscope, the Layout app from Instagram and a huge update to Fantastical on the iPhone, iPad and Mac. These titles are only a sampling of what is available. Read on for our picks of the best new apps and app updates this week that you shouldn’t miss.

Intel’s new 3D NAND Technology allows for 10TB or larger drives, improves SSD performance

Intel’s new 3D NAND Technology allows for 10TB or larger drives, improves SSD performance

Intel and Micron jointly announced the availability of new 3D NAND technology that significantly boosts the performance and storage capacities of flash memory. This new flash technology would allow for the addition of 10TB or greater drives in of future Mac computers and other devices. This potential storage increase is a significant improvement over the current 1TB PCIe flash storage modules available now in the MacBook Pro, iMac and Mac Pro.

RecordPause: Jailbreak Tweak lets you pause and resume video recordings with Camera app

RecordPause: Jailbreak Tweak lets you pause and resume video recordings with Camera app

There are times when you want to pause a video recording and resume it later. Unfortunately, this is not possible in iOS 8 as you can only stop a video recording once started unlike other social networking apps which offer pause/resume features as well.

Download: Tangent photo editor is Apple’s free App of the Week

Download: Tangent photo editor is Apple’s free App of the Week

This week Apple is giving away photo editing app Tangent to iOS users through its ‘Free App of the Week’ program. The powerful photo editing app usually costs $1.99, but can be downloaded for free until next week from the App Store.

Google loses appeal in U.K.’s Court of Appeal for bypassing Safari privacy settings

Google loses appeal in U.K.’s Court of Appeal for bypassing Safari privacy settings

The United Kingdom Court of Appeal has turned down Google’s request to not accept lawsuits from British consumers after the search giant bypassed a user’s privacy setting in Safari to track them.

Tim Cook wants Apple’s upcoming spaceship campus to be named after Steve Jobs

Tim Cook wants Apple’s upcoming spaceship campus to be named after Steve Jobs

In an interview with Fortune, Tim Cook has revealed that he wants the campus of Apple’s spaceship or at least a part of it to be named after Jobs.

Apple Watch stores confirmed for London, Paris and Tokyo

Apple Watch stores confirmed for London, Paris and Tokyo

Apple’s website has confirmed that three new Apple Watch stores are coming to London, Paris, and Tokyo on April 10, just in time for early previews and pre-orders ahead of the wearable’s launch.

Tim Cook to donate $800 million to charity before he dies

Tim Cook to donate $800 million to charity before he dies

Tim Cook wants to donate $800 million to charity before he dies, he revealed during an interview with Fortune magazine. The Apple CEO says he has already begun making donations quietly, and that some of the money will go towards his nephew’s education.