Day: August 17, 2017

Apple Leasing More Office Space Near Cupertino Campuses

Apple has leased additional office buildings in Santa Clara, California, and has started “a significant reconstruction” of the interior space, reports the San Jose Mercury News. The two buildings under construction are located near the southeast corner of Kifer Road and Uranium Drive in Santa Clara, approximately six miles away from 1 Infinite Loop and …

Apple Leasing More Office Space Near Cupertino CampusesRead More »

iOS 11's SOS Feature Allows You to Temporarily Disable Touch ID and Require Passcode

In iOS 11, Apple has added an “Emergency SOS” feature that’s designed to give users a quick and easy way to summon emergency services should the need arise. As it turns out, there’s a secondary benefit to Emergency SOS – it’s also a way to quickly and discretely disable Touch ID. Emergency SOS is activated …

iOS 11's SOS Feature Allows You to Temporarily Disable Touch ID and Require PasscodeRead More »

Apple and Aetna Talked Data Privacy, Cost and More in Apple Watch Meeting

Apple and insurance provider Aetna met last week to discuss ways to offer discounted Apple Watch models to Aetna’s 23 million subscribers, and CNBC has shared details on some of the topics that were discussed at the meeting, attended by Aetna employees, Apple executives, and health providers from major hospitals. Aetna is aiming to determine …

Apple and Aetna Talked Data Privacy, Cost and More in Apple Watch MeetingRead More »

Apple Now Selling Refurbished 2017 27-Inch iMac Models

Apple today updated its online store for refurbished products to add the new 27-inch iMac models that were first released in June of 2017. This is the first time those particular machines have been available through the refurbished store since their introduction at the 2017 Worldwide Developers Conference. The iMacs feature Kaby Lake processors, faster …

Apple Now Selling Refurbished 2017 27-Inch iMac ModelsRead More »

Skype Brings Next-Generation Mobile Experience to Desktop in New Mac Preview

Skype today announced the release of a preview version of its next-generation desktop software, which is designed to emulate the redesigned mobile experience that it released in June. The new version of Skype shares design elements with the mobile version, but it has been created for the desktop’s larger screen. Microsoft calls it the “most …

Skype Brings Next-Generation Mobile Experience to Desktop in New Mac PreviewRead More »