The launch of Jony Ive’s design book and his absence from Apple’s launch event and marketing efforts afterwards sparked speculations that the design guru is no longer playing a key role in designing Apple’s physical products like before.
Apple has made another move into the ride-hailing market, this time inking a major deal to put Apple Music in more places.
A malicious video link has been circulating that when played on Safari on an iOS device can cause the device to crash. At first, playing the video does not seem to cause any issue but eventually it slows the device down before freezing it completely.
Apple has usually shied away from offering any deals on Black Friday on its online store. However, the company is teasing a one-day shopping event for this Black Friday hinting that it may host a sale this time around. The company had entirely skipped hosting any kind of deals on its online store for Black Friday in 2015.
Earlier this month, Apple debuted a brand new coffee table book, entitled “Designed by Apple in California,” which detailed in brilliant pictures the last 20 years of design at the company.
In a move to focus more on its core business and services that generate the most amount of revenue, Apple has reportedly disbanded the division that works on its AirPort wireless routers. The company has been working on disbanding its wireless router team since the last one year and has moved some members of the team to its Apple TV team and other projects.
In September this year, rumors sparked that Apple was in talks to acquire McLaren — the company known for its supercars. The company quickly issued a statement back then clarifying that it was not in acquisition talks with Apple.
Apple has been receiving a lot of flak recently, but it really started to pile on recently when they unveiled a coffee table picture book.
Stephen Colbert’s ‘The Late Show’ Has Jokes About the ‘Designed by Apple in California’ Picture Book
Some products are more susceptible to parody than others, and of course Apple’s methodology for talking about new products make them an easy target.