Apple said to launch $99 AirPods as early as 2024

Apple’s AirPods TWS earbuds line-up is expected to be refreshed only next year. According to a reputed Apple analyst, Ming Chi Kuo, the next generation of AirPods will likely begin mass shipments in H2 of 2024 or H1 of 2025, meaning the line-up won’t be refreshed this year. Continue reading “Apple said to launch $99 AirPods as early as 2024”

Apple working on MacBooks with a touchscreen, could debut in MacBook Pro with OLED display in 2025: Report

According to the latest Bloomberg report, Apple is reportedly working on integrating touch displays into its Mac computers. This would contradict a long-standing business convention and embrace a design philosophy that co-founder Steve Jobs previously deemed “ergonomically terrible.” Continue reading “Apple working on MacBooks with a touchscreen, could debut in MacBook Pro with OLED display in 2025: Report”

iPhone 15 Pro models once again rumored to feature solid-state volume, power buttons

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has reaffirmed that the iPhone 15 Pro models will have solid-state power and volume keys, and he underlined that if the change is well accepted, more high-end smartphones might fall into line in the future. This apparently includes the Apple Watch Ultra and the iPad Pro, according to him. Continue reading “iPhone 15 Pro models once again rumored to feature solid-state volume, power buttons”

Apple introduces Business Connect tool to customize location cards and more

Apple has released a free online tool “Apple Business Connect” that enables companies to add photos, facts, and even limited-time deals to the information card offered by Apple Maps, Messages, Wallet, Siri, and other services. Recently, Apple Books got the Digital Narration feature. Continue reading “Apple introduces Business Connect tool to customize location cards and more”

Apple to start making own displays from 2024: Report

According to the most recent Bloomberg report, Apple will start manufacturing its own screens in 2024 as it starts to move away from Samsung. Recent reports also indicated that Apple will use in-house Wi-Fi and Bluetooth chips and their own 5G modem by 2025. Continue reading “Apple to start making own displays from 2024: Report”

Tata nears Wistron iPhone plant takeover, deal could close by March 31

Several reports have previously stated that the Tata Group wishes to acquire Wistron’s manufacturing unit, which assembles iPhones. According to a new Bloomberg report, Tata Group is on the verge of acquiring a major plant at Wistron’s facility. Continue reading “Tata nears Wistron iPhone plant takeover, deal could close by March 31”

Apple said to use in-house Wi-Fi and Bluetooth chip, own 5G modem by 2025

Apple’s push to replace the semiconductors within its iPhones with domestic components would include eliminating a crucial Broadcom Inc. element in 2025, causing a blow to one of its biggest suppliers, according to a report from Bloomberg. Continue reading “Apple said to use in-house Wi-Fi and Bluetooth chip, own 5G modem by 2025”

Apple begins recruitment for retail stores across various locations in India

According to a report by the Economic Times and a listing on the Apple career page, Apple has begun recruiting for retail outlets in India. Continue reading “Apple begins recruitment for retail stores across various locations in India”

Apple likely to push its Mixed-Reality headset, launch 15″ MacBook Air, but no major updates for Apple Watch, iPad, AirPods in 2023

According to the most recent Bloomberg article, Apple will promote its Mixed-Reality Headset in 2023, but not much more. Moreover, the iPhone SE 4 has been reportedly cancelled according to the latest reports. Continue reading “Apple likely to push its Mixed-Reality headset, launch 15″ MacBook Air, but no major updates for Apple Watch, iPad, AirPods in 2023”

iPhone SE 4 reportedly cancelled

There have been many speculations in the past regarding the postponement or cancellation of the next generation of iPhone SE models. According to renowned Apple analyst Ming Chi Kuo, Apple has now abandoned plans to release an iPhone SE 4 in 2024. Continue reading “iPhone SE 4 reportedly cancelled”

Apple Books gets Digital Narration feature

Digitally narrated audiobooks are shown as “Narrated by Apple Books” in the store.

Apple Books is getting a new feature called “digital narration,” which will make it easier to create audiobooks using speech synthesis technology. Apple believes that this will be beneficial. Due to the cost and complexity of production, many authors, particularly independent authors and those associated with small publishers, are unable to create audiobooks. Continue reading “Apple Books gets Digital Narration feature”

Apple Watch Ultra with 2.1″ Micro LED screen and AirPods Lite could launch in 2024

Despite its high price, Apple’s top-of-the-line Watch Ultra has gained unexpected popularity among consumers. The upcoming version of the Watch Ultra appears to have a Micro LED display with a larger screen size. This information was revealed by tech analyst Jeff Pu in conjunction with the expected release of Apple’s AirPods Lite, an entry-level TWS earbuds. Continue reading “Apple Watch Ultra with 2.1″ Micro LED screen and AirPods Lite could launch in 2024”

India keen on local MacBook production, could boost incentives

According to a report from TOI, the government is planning to strengthen the deal to commence the anticipated manufacturing of MacBooks and iPads in India. Recently, Apple is said to move some AirPods and Beats production to India soon, according to earlier report. Continue reading “India keen on local MacBook production, could boost incentives”

Apple patent reveals reverse wireless charging for iPhone

A new Apple patent application discloses the use of a new bimodal reverse charging system on a future iPhone to recharge accessories. Continue reading “Apple patent reveals reverse wireless charging for iPhone”

Apple reportedly working on 11.1″ and 13″ OLED iPad Pro models for 2024

Apple is making 11.1-inch and 13-inch OLED iPad Pros that will end up coming out during the first quarter of 2024, according to display analyst Ross Young from a report by MacRumors. Earlier reports also suggest that Apple could launch a new iPad Mini by early 2024. Continue reading “Apple reportedly working on 11.1″ and 13″ OLED iPad Pro models for 2024”