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Apple tells Developers that all new apps should support iOS 8 and 64-bit from February 1, 2015

Apple tells Developers that all new apps should support iOS 8 and 64-bit from February 1, 2015

In a new posting on its Developer portal, Apple has announced that it will be mandatory for all iOS apps to be built with iOS 8 SDK included in Xcode 6 or later along with 64-bit compatibility from 1st February, 2015.

Apple responds to privacy concerns over OS X Yosemite’s Spotlight Suggestions feature

Apple responds to privacy concerns over OS X Yosemite’s Spotlight Suggestions feature

Spotlight in OS X Yosemite not only comes with an all-new design but includes new features such as Spotlight Suggestions that aim to improve the search experience by pulling information from new sources like Wikipedia, news sites, Maps, iTunes, movie listings, and more.

Apple sold a record-breaking 5.5 million Macs in Q4 2014

Apple sold a record-breaking 5.5 million Macs in Q4 2014

Apple has already revealed the total number of iPhones, iPods, iPads and Macs that the company sold by the end of the fourth quarter in 2014, but during the conference call revealed more specifics about the record-breaking quarter.

Apple opened 437 new retail stores, made 20 acquisitions in 2014 and teases ‘wonderful plans’ for Beats

Apple opened 437 new retail stores, made 20 acquisitions in 2014 and teases ‘wonderful plans’ for Beats

Apple’s flow of information doesn’t end with the announcement of their Q4 2014 earnings, as the Cupertino-based company continues to outline other impressive areas of growth.

iTunes posts $4.6 billion in revenue for Q4 2014, with over 85b App Store downloads

iTunes posts $4.6 billion in revenue for Q4 2014, with over 85b App Store downloads

Hot on the heels of officially announcing their Q4 2014 quarterly earnings, Apple has shed some light on the finer details for iTunes.

Apple announces Q4 2014 revenue of $42.1b with 39 million iPhones, 12.3m iPads and 5.5m Macs

Apple announces Q4 2014 revenue of $42.1b with 39 million iPhones, 12.3m iPads and 5.5m Macs

As expected, Apple has officially announced their fourth quarter for the fiscal year 2014, closing out the year with another monstrous sum of numbers across the board.

Bose headphones and speakers removed from Apple Store

Bose headphones and speakers removed from Apple Store

Earlier this year, Apple acquired Beats Electronics and thereby added a popular brand of headphones and speakers to its product lineup. As such, especially given the recent litigation between the two companies, it is unsurprising that Apple has followed through with its plans of removing all Bose headphones and speakers from Apple Stores.

2011 MacBook Pro GPU complaints continue as petition gains more than 18k signatures

2011 MacBook Pro GPU complaints continue as petition gains more than 18k signatures

In late August, the complaints surrounding the 2011 MacBook Pro’s GPU surfaced all over again, with an assertion that a class action lawsuit was the inevitable next step. Now, the issue is still cropping up for quite a few people as the Change.org petition continues to rack up signatures.

iPad, Mac and OS X Yosemite Event Roundup: All the news and announcements from today’s event

iPad, Mac and OS X Yosemite Event Roundup: All the news and announcements from today’s event

As the clock in the top-right menu bar on my Mac approaches midnight, I am sitting here in an exhaustive state after the second Apple event in as many months ushered in a whirlwind of announcements pertaining to new iPads, new Macs, OS X Yosemite and more. It was an eventful day to say the least, no pun intended.

GT Advanced Technologies plans to lay off 727 employees at Mesa, Arizona plant

GT Advanced Technologies plans to lay off 727 employees at Mesa, Arizona plant

On October 6, GT Advanced Technologies officially filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, with statements saying that they planned on continuing production as normal as they worked out their issues with creditors. However, that won’t be the case for many employees soon.