|Forum: Apple Software and Technology|
|Displaying Topics 1 - 40 (79 total) Sorted by: Thread-Subject, Direction: forward|
|1:|| Antitrust Lawsuit: U.S. Justice Dept. Filed Against Apple, Hachette |
The U.S. sued Apple Inc., Hachette SA, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin and Simon and Schuster in New York district court, claiming the publishers colluded to fix eBook prices.
|Apr 11, 2012|
|2:|| Apple Avoided Billions in Taxes, Congressional Panel Says|
Even as Apple became the nation's most profitable technology company, it avoided billions in taxes in the United States and around the world
|May 21, 2013|
|3:|| Apple Blocks iPhone Developers Using Other Dev Tools|
"Adobe which was planning on releasing a Flash to app feature in Flash CS5 is suspected of being the prime target of Apple's evermore closed system."
|Apr 9, 2010|
|4:|| Apple Drops iAd Pricing As Mobile Ad Share Declines|
Apple is once again slashing the minimum amount it charges advertisers to run a campaign on its iAd mobile ad system and boosting the amount it pays mobile app developers,
|Feb 15, 2012|
|5:|| Apple ID Accounts Vulnerable to Password Reset Hack|
Apple ID accounts reportedly vulnerable to password reset hack.
|Apr 1, 2013|
|6:|| Apple Issues Security Warning For ICloud|
Apple has issued a security warning for iCloud users over concerted efforts to steal user data.
|Oct 22, 2014|
|7:|| Apple Launches New iPad Air, MacBooks and More|
New Mac Pro with up to 12 cores, flash storage, and more.
|Oct 22, 2013|
|8:|| Apple Launches Safari 4 (Beta )|
|Feb 24, 2009|
|9:|| Apple Launches iBooks 2 Textbooks for iPad: Now Anyone Can Be An Author|
iBooks Author is also available today as a free download from the Mac App Store and lets anyone with a Mac create stunning iBooks textbooks, cookbooks, history books, picture books and more, and publish them to Apple's iBookstore.
|Jan 19, 2012|
|10:|| Apple Launches iOS 5 (Beta) To Developers|
Apple today previewed iOS 5, the latest version of the world's most advanced mobile operating system, and released a beta version to iOS Developer Program members. The iOS 5 beta release includes over 200 new features that will be available to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users this fall. New iOS 5 features include: Notification Center, an innovative way to easily view and manage notifications in one place without interruption; iMessage, a new messaging service that lets you easily send text messages, photos and videos between all iOS devices; and Newsstand, a new way to purchase and organize your newspaper and magazine subscriptions. With the new PC Free feature, iOS 5 users can activate and set up their iOS device right out of the box and get software updates over the air with no computer required.
|June 7, 2011|
|11:|| Apple May Build a Search Engine to Shield iPhone Data From Google|
"Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster said there is a 70 percent chance Apple will roll out a mobile search engine tailored for its iPhone within the next five years. As the search provider for the iPhone, Google sees what iPhone users are searching for, which can help it tailor software and services for its own mobile smartphones."
|Apr 4, 2010|
|12:|| Apple More Than Doubles Earnings With Q3 of $7.31 Billion|
Apple more than doubled its earnings in its fiscal third quarter on the strength of triple-digit sales of its iPhone and iPad product lines.[br][br]The company, which posted its numbers after the close of trading on Wall Street Tuesday afternoon, earned $7.31 billion, or $7.79 per diluted share, on revenues of $28.6 billion. That's up sharply from a year ago during the same period when Apple earned $3.3 billion, or or $3.51 per share, on $15.7 billion in sales.
|July 20, 2011|
|13:|| Apple Patches DNS Flaw|
"On Friday, Apple posted a security advisory saying that the patch will fix Apple's implementation of the Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) DNS server in Mac OS X v10.4.11, Mac OS X Server v10.4.11, Mac OS X v10.5.4 and Mac OS X Server v10.5.4."
|Aug 1, 2008|
|14:|| Apple Posts Q4 $7.9 billion: iPhone Sales Strong|
"Apple's fourth-quarter profit soared past expectations on extremely strong sales of the iPhone, but revenue was a little light, and the company left itself a lot of wiggle room heading into what it called a "challenging" environment."
|Oct 22, 2008|
|15:|| Apple Previews Next Version of Mac OS X With Spotlight Search|
"Jobs on Monday showed off a coming feature for Apple computers, called Spotlight, that will allow users to search quickly for words and concepts stored on a hard drive by using search technology borrowed from the company's iTunes online music service."
|June 29, 2004|
|16:|| Apple Q1 Profits Up 71pct at $6 Billion|
Apple made record profits and record revenues in the run-up to Christmas as shoppers bought more Macs, iPhones, and iPads than analysts predicted.
The company said that in the three months to 25 December, net profit was $6bn (£3.7bn) on revenues of $26.74bn.
Steve Jobs, Apple's chief executive, said in a statement: "We had a phenomenal holiday quarter."
|Jan 19, 2011|
|17:|| Apple Q2 Revenue Reaches $13.5 Billion|
"Gross margin was 41.7 percent, up from 39.9 percent in the year-ago quarter."
|Apr 21, 2010|
|18:|| Apple Quarterly Results Q1 2009, Record Revenues||Jan 24, 2009|
|19:|| Apple Releases iOS 4.2 For iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch|
"Once again, the iPad with iOS 4.2 will define the target that other tablets will aspire to, but very few, if any, will ever be able to hit."
|Nov 22, 2010|
|20:|| Apple Reports First Quarter Results|
"The Company posted revenue of $15.68 billion and a net quarterly profit of $3.38 billion, or $3.67 per diluted share."
|Jan 26, 2010|
|21:|| Apple Reports Highest First Quarter Revenue, Ever, $46.33 Billion|
The Company posted record quarterly revenue of $46.33 billion and record quarterly net profit of $13.06 billion, or $13.87 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of $26.74 billion and net quarterly profit of $6 billion, or $6.43 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter.
|Jan 25, 2012|
|22:|| Apple Says 2009 Is Its Last Year at Macworld Expo||Dec 17, 2008|
|23:|| Apple Says Apps Must Get Explicit Permission To Download User Data|
Apps that collect or transmit a user's contact data without their prior permission are in violation of our guidelines,...[br][br]...any app wishing to access contact data will require explicit user approval in a future software release.
|Feb 16, 2012|
|24:|| Apple Surpasses Microsoft as Most Valuable Tech Company|
"In intraday trading shortly after 2:30 p.m., Apple shares rose 1.8 percent, which gave the company a value of $227.1 billion. Shares of Microsoft declined about 1 percent, giving the company a market capitalization of $226.3 billion."
|May 26, 2010|
|25:|| Apple Unveils iOS 8|
Lots of announcements from Apple, and especially the unveiling of iOS 8.
|June 3, 2014|
|26:|| Apple Update Closes Java Security Flaw|
Less than 24 hours after admitting some of its employees computers had been hacked, Apple has pushed out a security update to users of its Mac computers.
|Feb 20, 2013|
|27:|| Apple iAd Allows iPhone Developers To Share Ad Revenue|
"...a mobile advertising platform called iAd that will be used to place adverts in applications made by third parties."
|Apr 9, 2010|
|28:|| Apple iTunes in for Windows|
Hell freezes over.
|Oct 16, 2003|
|29:|| Apple releases software to let Macs run Windows|
"Apple said that the new software, called "Boot Camp", enables Intel-based Macs to install and run Microsoft Corp.'s Windows XP operating system software. Boot Camp is available as a download beginning today."
|Apr 5, 2006|
|30:|| Apple's Developer Site Hacked and Offline|
In a note to developers, the company said that an "intruder" tried to gain access to developer information, prompting the company to take the service down. Sensitive information on that site was encrypted, Apple said, however it's keeping the site down while security is being hardened.
|July 22, 2013|
|31:|| Apple's Q4 2010 Earnings Announced|
The Company posted record revenue of $20.34 billion and net quarterly profit of $4.31 billion.
|Oct 19, 2010|
|32:|| Apple's Tim Cook On User Privacy: Takes a Swipe at "Competitors"|
Apple's Tim Cook has decided to make a statement on privacy, whilst taking a pop at "competitors."
|Sept 18, 2014|
|33:|| Apple's own social network for music, "Ping"|
Apple to launch their own version of Twitter and Facebook
|Sept 2, 2010|
|34:|| Apple: iTunes Users Not To Upgrade To Vista Just Yet|
"Apple has warned Windows users running its iTunes software that they should wait for its next update before upgrading their PCs to Microsoft's new Windows Vista operating system."
|Feb 6, 2007|
|35:|| Benign Trojan Horse Attacks Mac OS X|
Although it is harmless, the trojan has spread fear and trepidation throughout the Mac user community and press.
|Apr 12, 2004|
|36:|| Can a Mac read a site burned on a PC formatted CD?|
Disk format differences between platforms
|Aug 31, 2002|
|37:|| Caution: Koobface Worm Targets Mac, Linux, And Windows Users on Facebook, Twitter|
"Antivirus firms first reported the malware, dubbed 'Boonana,' on Wednesday"
|Oct 29, 2010|
|38:|| Complete withdrawl of IE for Mac|
"...support and updates for Mac versions of IE will cease on December 31st."
|Dec 20, 2005|
|39:|| Cyberattack Locks Apple Devices|
"A majority of victims affected by the hack so far appear to be from Australia, according to an Apple support thread, but there were also owners affected in New Zealand, the U.S. and Canada."
|May 30, 2014|
|40:|| Fake Mac Security Software Catching Out Users|
A fake security program for Apple computers called MACDefender has racked up a significant number of victims.[br][br]MACDefender seems to have been successful because of the work its creators did to make it appear high up in search results.
|May 19, 2011|