Tag: Apple

Apple’s MacBook Pro joins list of items banned from flying, certain units being recalled

Apple – Owners of any 15-inch macOS powered laptops now face the uncertainty of not being able to fly with their devices. On June 20, Apple released a recall for a limited number of older generation 15-inch MacBook Pro units stating that "the battery...

Is Samsung following in Apple’s steps? Leak of Galaxy Tab S6 shows a curious, but now-familiar, feature

A recent article in Android Headlines (AH) showed an exclusive leak of Samsung’s answer to the high-end iPad Pro—its Galaxy Tab S6 on July 17. The tablet comes in three colours at least, grey, pink (rose gold) and light blue. There is a slot for...

Apple axes the 12-inch MacBook

With all the new upgrades to the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro lines, nobody noticed that the 12-inch MacBook has been discontinued on the Apple online store. Featuring a USB-C function, butterfly keyboard and the first Mac laptop without a glowing Apple logo in years,...

Jewel Changi Airport to open its first Apple store with multilingual staff

Singapore – On July 13 (Saturday) at 10 am, Apple will open its second store in Singapore  at Jewel Changi Airport. Located at the second level of the mall complex, the new outlet will satisfy any Apple devotee’s tech cravings, featuring more than 200 of...

Apple offer free repairs for power issues on 2018 MacBook Airs

New owners of the 2018 MacBook Air are entitled to free repairs for the power issues that requires the replacement of the main logic board. Limited to a small number of models, the issue is identified to "Retina, 13-inch, 2018 MacBook Air models with certain...

Apple eyeing Malaysia as one of the countries to move production capacity

Malaysia is one of the Southeast Asia countries that may get a slice of Apple's business as it diversifies its supply chain in an effort to reduce its reliance on Chinese manufacturing. "Apple has asked several of its major suppliers to evaluate the cost implications...

Amazon boots out Apple & Google as world’s most valuable brand

High-tech behemoths Apple and Google have been unseated by US retail giant Amazon as the world's most valuable brand, a major survey released June 11 indicated. The brand value of Amazon skyrocketed by 52% to US$315 billion (S$430 billion), global market research agency Kantar said...

Say goodbye to iTunes as Apple plans to dissect the popular app into 3, more Apple updates to be released

San Jose, California – On June 3 (Monday), Apple will be unveiling updates that include the end of iTunes, the iPad replacing a PC, a unified app strategy, and better Watch independence. Apple Inc.’s Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook and other leaders will be presenting...

Apple unveils first new iPod model in four years

Apple on Tuesday introduced its first new iPod model in four years, highlighting music and games as it continued to make a priority of serving up digital content. The new-generation iPod touch, essentially an iPhone without the phone calls, was available in more than two...

Apple tops forecasts as pivot to services shows progress

by Julie CHARPENTRAT / with Rob Lever in Washington Apple delivered stronger-than-expected results Tuesday for the past quarter as gains in services helped offset slumping iPhone sales, sparking a rally in shares of the technology giant. California-based Apple reported a 16 percent drop in profits in...