A California teenager probably turned as white as paper when he found out his share of the family phone bill came out to just over $2,000. He blamed iOS 9's Wi-Fi Assist feature for the data overages that led to the huge bill.
Apple has acquired startup Emotient, which uses face recognition AI to determine human emotions. The tech could potentially be used on the iPhone to add further recognition features to Apple's personal assistant "Siri."
Apple's success in beating 2015 performance targets paved the way for bumper payouts for those steering the ship. While CEO Tim Cook collected $10.3 million, VPs such as Angela Ahrendts landed almost three times as much.
Tylt, the company behind countless aftermarket batteries and Qi-compatible wireless chargers, has revealed its next generation of products at CES 2016. The fast-charging Vu 2.0 dock and others will launch in Q2.
Smartphone case maker Catalyst's new offering waterproofs your Apple Watch and then some, protecting it against dust and accidental drops. It's currently available on Catalyst's website, and starts at $60.
Apple has informed suppliers to scale back production of components for the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, after lower than expected sales numbers. Suppliers might be forced to lower expectations until the iPhone 7 release, coming later this year.
The App Store has broken new records, with $1.1 billion sales in the two-week holiday season ending on January 3, according to a new report from Apple. Total App Store sales are close to $40 billion, with $20 billion last year alone.