Apple Headlines

  • Jailbreaking takes a hit as Cydia "app store" shutters

    The end may be nigh for iOS jailbreaking as the Cydia Store officially shut down this week, depriving a once thriving community of an important app distribution platform.

    AppleInsider
  • TVLine Items: Peanuts Heads to Apple, Last Man Standing Recast and More

    Apple has shelled out big bucks for Peanuts. The tech giant has struck a deal with DHX Media to create new series, specials and short-form content featuring characters from the late Charles M. Schulz’s Peanuts gallery. Per THR.com, Charlie Brown & Co. will feed content for Apple’s still-nameless streaming service that is expected to launch [

    TVLine
  • Stocks plunge to 8-month lows on growth fears; J&J nosedives

    NEW YORK — Stocks staggered to eight-month lows Friday after weak economic data from China and Europe set off more worries about the global economy. Mounting tensions in Europe over Britain’s impeding departure from the European Union also darkened traders’ moods. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped as much as 563 points. On the benchmark S&P 500 index, health care and technology companies absorbed the worst losses. Johnson & Johnson plunged by the most in 16 years after Reuters...

    SFGate
  • Chase for talent pushes tech giants far beyond West Coast

    This generation's biggest technology companies - including Apple, Amazon and Google - have long been tied to their hometowns. Now these giants are increasingly outgrowing their West Coast roots. Driven by a limited pool of skilled workers and the ballooning cost of living in their home bases of Silicon Valley and Seattle, as well as President Trump's shifting immigration policies, the companies are aggressively taking their talent hunt across the United States and elsewhere. And they are...

    SFGate
  • Review: CaseMate's new iPad Pro folios offer good protection and functionality, have a few flaws

    AppleInsider tests out a pair of new iPad Pro folios from Case-Mate that offer smart styles and dual viewing modes.

    AppleInsider
  • Class action suit alleges Apple lies to customers over size & resolution of iPhone X, XS & XS Max

    A class action lawsuit launched on Friday accuses Apple of making fraudulent marketing claims about both the size and pixel count of its OLED iPhone displays, claiming the company literally cuts corners.

    AppleInsider