June 26, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Apple News launches candidate guide ahead of 2020 Democratic debatesA Comprehensive Guide to the Democratic Presidential Candidates This Election SeasonApple today introduced a new candidate guide in Apple News, providing a timely, trusted and comprehensive look at the 20 individuals participating in the first Democratic debates hosted by NBC News, MSNBC and Telemundo in Miami, Florida, on June 26 and 27. The candidate guide offers readers one convenient place to find information on each candidate from a diverse set of news sources, including ABC News, Axios, CNN, Fox News, NBC News, Politico, The Hill, The New York Times, The Wall…

June 20, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Important notice for batteries in certain MacBook Pro unitsVoluntary Recall and Replacement ProgramCupertino, California — Apple today announced a voluntary recall of a limited number of older generation 15-inch MacBook Pro units which contain a battery that may overheat and pose a safety risk. The units were sold primarily between September 2015 and February 2017 and can be identified by their product serial number. The recall does not affect any other 15-inch MacBook Pro units or other Mac notebooks. Because customer safety is a top priority, Apple is asking customers to stop using affected 15-inch MacBook Pro units. Customers should…

June 19, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Apple partners with Best Buy for expanded repair serviceApple today announced the completion of a major expansion of its Apple authorized service network. With nearly 1,000 Best Buy stores across the US now providing expert service and repairs for Apple products, customers have even easier and more convenient access to safe and reliable repairs. “At Apple, we’re dedicated to providing the best customer service in the world,” said Tara Bunch, Apple’s vice president of AppleCare. “If a customer ever needs to repair their products, we want them to feel confident those repairs are done safely and correctly. We’re always looking at…

June 15, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Apple Xinyi A13 opens in TaipeiApple opened Apple Xinyi A13 in Taiwan today, welcoming thousands of customers in the bustling Xinyi district of Taipei. Press ContactsNick Leahy,Apple, nleahy@apple.com, (408) 862-5012Ashley Rivera,Apple,ashley_rivera@apple.com,(408) 862-1381Apple Media Helpline,media.help@apple.com,(408) 974-2042Powered by WPeMatico

June 13, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Logic Pro X update taps the tremendous power of the new Mac ProToday Apple released a new version of Logic Pro X, its professional music production software, with performance updates for all users and optimizations that take advantage of the groundbreaking power of the all-new Mac Pro. Making full use of the Mac Pro hardware, Logic Pro X 10.4.5 will now support up to 56 processing threads, allowing pro music producers and film composers to work through incredibly demanding music projects with unprecedented ease. Mac Pro together with Logic Pro X 10.4.5 allows pro musicians to do things never before possible in the…

June 12, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Apple Xinyi A13 opens Saturday in TaipeiApple Xinyi A13 will open Saturday in Taipei’s bustling Xinyi district. At Apple’s latest store in Taiwan, customers can explore Apple’s full line of products, take their creativity further and get technical advice and support. For the first time, Apple will host artist-led Today at Apple sessions in Taiwan featuring world-class creators, including local artists based in Taiwan. Programming kicks off with a six-week Stage for Creativity series starting opening day, with a performance from singer Eve Ai. Every day, free Today at Apple sessions are offered on art and design, photography, video, music,…

June 12, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

When words aren’t enough, teachers find a common language with iPadA single voice calls out “Sabah-ul-khair” and an eager chorus returns the greeting. At the beginning of each language class at Wilhelm Ferdinand Schussler Day School in Dusseldorf, Germany, teacher Nick Kyriakidis asks a different student to say “good morning” in his or her native language. On this morning, as is the case most often now, that language is Arabic. The diversity of this classroom is a reflection of the changing face of Germany and Europe. Over the last five years, the region has seen the largest influx of immigrants…

June 4, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Apple Design Awards celebrate best-in-class design for apps and gamesApple yesterday hosted the Apple Design Awards and recognized nine iOS developers for outstanding artistry, technical achievement, user interface and application design. The developers represent companies large and small, located all over the world including Australia, Austria, England, France, Italy, Lithuania and the US. The winning apps represent a wide range of categories spanning photo editing, drawing, medical imaging, sports and games. Each one offers a unique approach to user interface design, sound design, graphics, controls or gameplay and take advantage of breakthrough Apple technologies such as haptics, Metal or Core…

June 3, 2019 CuttingEdgeTech

Apple unveils groundbreaking new technologies for app developmentBreakthrough SwiftUI Framework, ARKit 3 and New Xcode Tools Make Developing Powerful Apps Easier and Faster Than EverSan Jose, California — Apple today unveiled several innovative technologies that make it dramatically easier and faster for developers to create powerful new apps. SwiftUI is a revolutionary development framework that makes building powerful user interfaces easier than ever before. ARKit 3, RealityKit and Reality Composer are advanced tools designed to make it even easier for developers to create compelling AR experiences for consumer and business apps. New tools and APIs greatly simplify the process of…