Apple focuses on speed, privacy with new software

U.S. 06/04/19, 08:14

Apple on Monday, June 3, announced upcoming changes to its phone and computer software intended to highlight its increasing emphasis on digital services and to further position it as a fierce guardian of personal privacy. Julie Ask a technology analyst at Forrester Research, said, "There's a lot more transparency of ...

Supreme Court allows lawsuit over iPhone apps

Business 05/13/19, 11:03

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that consumers can pursue an antitrust lawsuit that claims Apple has unfairly monopolized the market for the sale of iPhone apps. New Justice Brett Kavanaugh joined the court's four liberals in rejecting a plea from Cupertino, California-based Apple to end the lawsuit over the 30% ...

Apple’s news subscription service a mixed bag for publishers

Business 03/26/19, 02:05

On Monday, Apple launched what some have called a "Netflix for news" — a $10-a-month subscription service that offers access to hundreds of magazines and a handful of newspapers. But most major U.S. news publishers aren't participating. For Apple, pushing into services could help drum up money as sales of its ...

Chinese court bans iPhone models in patent dispute

Business 12/10/18, 15:55

Fuzhou Intermediate People's Court granted Qualcomm's request for preliminary injunctions against four subsidiaries of Apple, ordering them to immediately stop selling the iPhone 6S through the iPhone X that use older versions of Apple's iOS operating system

Justices to hear antitrust case over sale of iPhone apps

Tech 11/26/18, 00:40

Apple is at the Supreme Court to defend the way it sells apps for iPhones against claims by consumers that the company has unfairly monopolized the market. The justices are hearing arguments Monday in Apple's effort to end an antitrust lawsuit that could force the iPhone maker to cut the 30 ...

Why health apps are like the Wild West, with Apple just riding into town

Health 10/18/18, 23:54

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Michael L. Millenson, Northwestern University (THE CONVERSATION) The heart rate monitor built into the new Apple Watch has sparked sharp debate over its risks and benefits, even though the feature was cleared by the Food and ...

First look at iPhone XR, XS and XS Max

Tech 09/13/18, 12:44

Apple's got not one but three new iPhones—all with different sizes, specs and prices. Videos here explain how they measure up to each other, and to last year's breakthrough iPhone X. (Video: Adam Falk/The Wall Street Journal) (Video: WIRED's Lauren Goode)

Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet

Tech 09/12/18, 23:27

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple unveiled three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as the company seeks to widen the product's appeal amid slowing sales. CEO Tim Cook showed off the iPhone XS Max, which has a bigger screen than the one on last year's ...

Bigger, pricier iPhone expected at Apple event Wednesday

Tech 09/12/18, 06:53

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is expected to showcase three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as the company seeks to widen the product's appeal amid slowing sales growth. Most of the buzz is swirling around a rumored iPhone that is supposed to boast a ...

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