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Cars

Apple links with South Korean firm to develop hollow batteries

Apple is almost undoubtedly working on its very first passenger car, but official details are unsurprisingly scarce. We’ve compiled all the relevant rumors and evidence about the forthcoming vehicle here.
Cars

Could the secret to Apple's electric cars be hollow batteries?

According to South Korean outlet ETNews, Apple may be working with an as of yet unidentified Korean battery company to develop hollow batteries for its futuristic automobiles, code named Project Titan.
Mobile

Buying a new smartphone? We picked the best, from Android to iOS

It can be a minefield going out to buy a smartphone right now, thanks to the bewildering number of choices and the quality of each offering. To help out, here are 10 of our favorite smartphones for sale right now.
Mobile

Intelligence firm: Apple's App Store will boast more than 5 million apps by 2020

The old adage that there’s an app for that is certainly getting more true every day. Sensor Tower, an app intelligence firm, is predicting that by 2020 the Apple App Store will boast over 5 million apps, more than doubling its size in…
Mobile

Australian banks want to charge people for choosing Apple Pay

Apple has filed a formal complaint with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, claiming that Australian banks want access to the iPhone's NFC antennas so they can implement their own digital wallets.
Mobile

It turns out that the iPhone SE is selling briskly in the U.S. and Europe

Apple's iPhone SE, its diminutive complement to the pricier iPhone 6s, sold well in European territories and the United States this past fiscal quarter. That's according to market research firm Kantar.
Computing

After 4 years, Apple may finally overhaul the MacBook Pro

The new Macbook Pro will have a touchscreen display above the keyboard, an AMD "Polaris" graphics chip, TouchID, and USB type-C. It will also be thinner, and potentially come in three colors: gray, gold, and silver.
Mobile

Apple's new patent describes a curved screen smartphone with touch controls

A newly filed Apple patent hints at a curved-screen smartphone with edge controls. It's the second edge-to-edge handset concept that the company's filed in the past several weeks.
Apple

Apple dishes out Pay upgrades with fifth MacOS 10.12 developer beta

Apple released the fifth beta of MacOS 10.12 Sierra to developers, adding a few features such as Apple Pay-compatible device sniffing and a keychain update. It arrives one week after beta four hit developers with emoji changes.
Mobile

Apple denies price-fixing allegations in Russia as federal agency investigates

The Federal Anti-Monopoly Service, Russia's governing antitrust body, said it was pursuing claims that Apple conspired to price fix iPhones in the country. It's the second time an American tech company has run afoul of the agency this year…
Computing

Touch too much: The next MacBook Pro may support fingerprint scanning

Rumors that Touch ID will be coming to Apple's MacBook Pro line later this year are growing louder, alongside the murmurs of a new type of function key that will help set apart the MacBook line once again.
Mobile

Eddy Cue: Apple's public iOS beta is thanks to Maps' disastrous launch

Apple software and services chief Eddy Cue said the disastrous launch of Apple's homegrown mapping app was the impetus for a public iOS beta. An abundance of data, he implied, was better than none.