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Apple is issuing its Watch owners an Earth Day fitness challenge

Apple is issuing its Watch owners an Earth Day fitness challenge Earth Day is this Saturday, and in celebration Apple is launching the latest Apple Watch Challenge.The Apple Watch challenge isn’t the only thing Apple is doing in celebration of Earth Day.

Apple adds Earth Day fitness badge to Apple Watch

Apple adds Earth Day fitness badge to Apple Watch Just a couple of days after releasing its new NikeLab version of the Apple Watch, Apple is leveraging the device's reputation as a fitness tool to join in the Earth Day festivities.Early Saturday, Apple CEO Tim Cook posted a photo of a new special edition achievement badge on the Apple Watch designed to get people outside and active.

Apple's W1-Equipped BeatsX Headphones Are Just $100 Today

Apple's W1-Equipped BeatsX Headphones Are Just $100 Today “The Beats X are the third product from Beats (and the fourth from all of Apple) to use the new W1 Bluetooth chipset.This Apple-designed chipset should allow for better battery life.

Tim Cook once scolded Uber's Travis Kalanick into submission

Tim Cook once scolded Uber's Travis Kalanick into submission Travis Kalanick, Silicon Valley's bad boy CEO, once had a very uncomfortable confrontation with Apple CEO Tim Cook, who is a grown-up.As a new, oh-so-juicy profile in the New York Times points out, the scheme didn't go over well with Cook.

Apple pauses world dominance to patent AR technology

Apple pauses world dominance to patent AR technology A mysterious (not really) patent has appeared, filed by Apple, that supports the rumours that the tech powerhouse is getting involved in augmented reality in the future.The patent can be found here, and outlines a "method and device for illustrating a virtual object in a real environment".

You can now see public transportation options within Apple Maps in Paris

You can now see public transportation options within Apple Maps in Paris Over the weekend, the iEmpire added transit options to Maps for the French capital, which means that you can now determine how to get from the Eiffel Tower to your hotel via public transportation.Much as you can in Google Maps, Apple now allows you to find subway, RER and bus lines, and Transilien lines in the app.

KGI: Apple to show iPhone 8 this fall, but no phones in stores until later

KGI: Apple to show iPhone 8 this fall, but no phones in stores until later More to speculate about the iPhone 8 Typically reliable Apple secrets leaker KGI Securities is saying that the new iPhone 8, or iPhone Edition, will indeed make the stage at Apple’s big event in September, and once the dog and pony show is over, Apple fans around the world can start to fight over the 17 phones Apple will have ready for sale that week.OK, maybe there will be more than that – or, maybe there won’t be any at all, at least right away.

Are you an Apple fan? Score $350 off latest-edition MacBook for a limited time

Are you an Apple fan? Score $350 off latest-edition MacBook for a limited time If you’re an Apple fanatic, you always want to have the latest and greatest from the company, but the latest-edition products are often costly.Right now, however, you can score $350 off the latest edition of the 12-Inch Apple MacBook on Best Buy, but for a limited time only.

Apple puts the brakes on its ‘Carpool Karaoke’ launch

Apple puts the brakes on its ‘Carpool Karaoke’ launch The debut episode was was meant to hit Apple Music this month, but has been pushed to “later this year,” a spokesperson for the Cupertino-based company told Reuters on Monday.Indications of issues with the show first surfaced in March when Apple suddenly postponed a premiere party without saying why.

We'll have to wait longer for Apple's 'Carpool Karaoke'

We'll have to wait longer for Apple's 'Carpool Karaoke' We'll have to wait a bit longer for the new Carpool Karaoke.The spinoff from CBS' The Late Late Show with James Corden, which was scheduled for an April launch on Apple Music, has been delayed, according to Reuters.

iPhone 7 vs. iPhone 7 Plus: Is the iPhone still best when you go big?

iPhone 7 vs. iPhone 7 Plus: Is the iPhone still best when you go big? Since Apple has moved its smartphone’s major upgrade life cycle to every three years, the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus aren’t too different from 2015’s iPhone 6S and 6S Plus.The iPhone 7 or its bigger brother, the 7 Plus?

Why Smartphone Speed Tests Don't Tell You What You Think They Do

Why Smartphone Speed Tests Don't Tell You What You Think They Do The two phones open the same apps one after another to see which one gets done first.Let’s be clear, synthetic benchmarks also don’t tell you what it’s like to use a phone, but these “app races” aren’t much better.

Apple hires former NASA augmented and virtual reality whiz Jeff Norris

Apple hires former NASA augmented and virtual reality whiz Jeff Norris Anonymous sources have confirmed that Norris joined Apple earlier in the year, and is working as a senior manager of the AR team, according to a report from Bloomberg.During his time at NASA, Norris contributed to various projects that centered around applying AR and VR technology to the space program.

Wait, we might only get two iPhones this year?

Wait, we might only get two iPhones this year? The blog, which has a spotty track record, claims Apple will only bring two iPhone models to market this year.The two phones are described as a "new iPhone 8 and big iPhone 8 Plus," which both have new technology and a dual camera setup.

Apple is planning to transform its retail stores into social spaces

Apple is planning to transform its retail stores into social spaces However, a major overhaul is in the works, with 100 of its biggest locations set to undergo a sizeable update.The tech support destination will be rechristened the Genius Grove, and lined with real trees to contribute to the evolution of the Apple Store aesthetic.

Apple launches global in-store education program

Apple launches global in-store education program On Tuesday, the company unveiled "Today at Apple," a new in-store program of educational sessions that will run the gamut from beginner to pro-level.This will be Apple's most robust, in-store effort yet.

Apple is finally refreshing the Mac Pro – here’s everything we know so far

Apple is finally refreshing the Mac Pro – here’s everything we know so far It’s been more than three years since Apple refreshed, updated, or even addressed the Mac Pro.Thankfully for Mac Pro die-hards, its modular pro-grade PC is slated for a big upgrade in 2018, or 2019.

Google Photos gains wireless Apple TV compatibility on iOS

Google Photos gains wireless Apple TV compatibility on iOS While the Apple TV compatibility isn’t available on Android, since it’s an Apple-To-Apples wireless system, Android Google Photos users have a few new editing options with an update released the same day.With the iOS update, version 2.

It’s more than the wallet-killer: Everything you need to know about NFC

It’s more than the wallet-killer: Everything you need to know about NFC With NFC, a connection is automatically started when another NFC device enters into that previously specified four-inch range.With Apple Pay, this means placing your finger on the home button, which houses the Touch ID function.