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  • Apple-1, the first Apple computer from 1976, sells for $905,000 at auction 17 hours 52 minutes ago

    One of the few remaining examples of Apple's first pre-assembled computer, Apple-1, sold for $905,000 at an auction in New York on Wednesday, far outstripping expectations. The relic, which sparked a revolution in home computing, is thought to be one of the first batch of 50 Apple-1 machines assembled by Apple...
  • Apple issues security warning for iCloud following reports of password stealing attempts 17 hours 54 minutes ago

    San Francisco: Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a concerted effort to steal passwords and other data from people who use the popular service in China. "We're aware of intermittent organised network attacks using insecure certificates to obtain user...
  • Apple iPad Air 2 review: Comes with improvements, but not worth an upgrade Yesterday

    Cupertino: If I've seen you taking photos with a tablet computer, I've probably made fun of you (though maybe not to your face, depending on how big you are). I'm old school: I much prefer looking through the viewfinder of my full-bodied, single-lens reflex camera, even though it has a...
  • Where all you can use Apple Pay Yesterday

    More than 2,00,000 payment locations in the US are equipped to accept so-called contactless payments, including Apple Pay. Smaller merchants tend to be among the several millions that don't have the required equipment yet. Apple said it has worked with several retailers to make sure most of their stores, if not...
  • Is Apple Pay secure? Where can it be used? Frequently asked questions answered 2 days ago

    Cupertino: Apple's mobile payment system, Apple Pay, made its debut Monday. Now you can flash your new iPhone in the checkout line to pay for food, clothing and other goods. There's no need to pull out your credit card. But don't leave your wallet or purse behind quite yet: Despite a...
  • Chinese hackers may have have infiltrated Apple iCloud 2 days ago

    Boston/Beijing: Apple's iCloud storage and backup service in China was attacked by hackers trying to steal user credentials, a Chinese web monitoring group said, adding that it believes the country's government is behind the campaign. Using a method called a "man-in-the-middle" (MITM) attack, unknown hackers interposed their own website between users...
  • Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus sales surpass expectations but iPad volumes slide 2 days ago

    Apple forecast a strong holiday quarter after a better-than-expected 16 per cent jump in iPhone sales, and the strongest growth in Mac computer shipments in years helped the company surpass Wall Street's targets. The company on Monday projected stronger-than-expected revenue of $63.5 billion to $66.5 billion in the December quarter, when...
  • Microsoft likely to launch a smartwatch within the next few weeks 3 days ago

    New York: Microsoft is preparing to launch a smartwatch within the next few weeks that will passively track a user's heart rate and work across different mobile platforms, Forbes reported on Sunday. The wearable gadget's battery life will exceed two days of regular use, Forbes reported, citing unnamed sources close to...
  • Watch: Barack Obama talks about his credit card getting declined 5 days ago

    Recently, US President Barack Obama's credit card was declined while he was out for dinner at a restaurant in the Big Apple with his wife Michelle Obama. Speaking to workers at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Obama recounts what happened. ...
  • Apple fans rush to collect their iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus 6 days ago

    The wait has finally ended. The much awaited Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have finally arrived in India. Excited Apple fans thronged retail outlets across the country to get their hands on Apple's latest smartphones. ...
  • Will Apple Pay be the next iRevolution? 6 days ago

    Cupertino: Apple's skinnier iPads and flashy big-screen iMac are sleek and stunning. But the tech giant is making a bigger strategic bet with next week's launch of Apple Pay - the mobile pay service aimed at turning your iPhone into your wallet. The service, which goes live Monday and has hundreds...
  • OS X Yosemite review: Still has what makes a Mac a Mac, also can make Macs act more like iPhones 6 days ago

    Cupertino: If you've upgraded your iPhone or iPad to iOS 8, the new software update for Mac computers will seem familiar. The Yosemite update to Apple's OS X system, available as a free download starting Thursday, adds several features to bring the Mac in line with last month's iOS 8 update...
  • Will Christian Bale play Steve Jobs in a new biopic? 6 days ago

    Los Angeles: Christian Bale is in talks to portray Steve Jobs in a biopic, a role that Leonardo DiCaprio was circling earlier. Sony has started negotiations with 'The Fighter' star, who was the original choice when David Fincher was in talks to direct the movie about the Apple co-founder, according to...
  • With modest updates Apple iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3 fail to impress 6 days ago

    Apple's faster, slimmer iPads come with modest improvements, such as a fingerprint sensor, but some analysts say it offers few other features to wow consumers ahead of a holiday shopping season expected to be swamped by mobile devices. At a launch event on Thursday, Chief Executive Tim Cook called Apple's new...
  • Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus go on sale in India 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The much-awaited iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are now available in India at a starting price of Rs 53,500. The phones are available via online retailers and also through Apple dealers across the country. Prices of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models are in the range...
  • Watch: People wait in long queues at midnight as Apple iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus hit Indian stores 6 days ago

    The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus hit the Indian stores from midnight. People flocked stores in cities across the country. Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai and Bangalore mobile stores had all organised midnight launches to give customers faster access to the phones. According to reports, Apple has shipped more than 50,000 units...
  • Apple launches iPad Air 2, the world's thinnest tablet at Rs 35,900, iPad Mini 3 at Rs 28,900; adds fingerprint sensor to iPads 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Apple unveiled a thinner iPad on Thursday with a faster processor and a better camera as it tries to drive excitement for tablets amid slowing demand. The iPad Air 2, at 6.1 millimeters thin, also adds many of the features previously available on iPhones. That includes the ability to...
  • Facebook's egg freeze offer to its women employees sparks debate 1 week ago

    Facebook's initiative offering 20,000 dollars to female employees to freeze their eggs has sparked off a massive debate. They say this will give the women a choice to delay childbirth and focus on their careers. The move is likely to be adopted by tech giant Apple as well. ...
  • Apple's new Mac operating system OS X Yosemite now available as a free download 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Apple made its new Mac operating system, Yosemite, available as a free download starting Thursday. Apple's Mac operating system Yosemite, named after the national park, gets a new design and better ways to exchange files. The new Mac OS lets users search for content on the computer and on...
  • Apple Pay: Apple's new mobile payment service to be launched on Monday; more banks signed on 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Apple's new electronic payments service will launch on Monday, after the iPhone maker signed up another 500 banks to support a feature that competes with eBay's PayPal and other online systems. With Apple Pay, iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners will be able to make payments at brick-and-mortar stores...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 1 week ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • Freezing eggs vs better day care and flexi working hours: What do women employees want? 1 week ago

    Social media giant Facebook is now paying its female employees $20,000 to freeze their eggs- giving women the opportunity focus on their careers first without delaying fertility. Apple says it plans to offer the same service to its female employees starting January next year. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle 1 week ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Another Northeast student beaten in Gurgaon, second attack in two days 1 week ago

    Even as the police ruled out a racist attack angle in the attack on two Northeast Indians in Gurgaon, one of the victims had alleged that the people who attacked them said that all Northeast Indians must leave the city. "They told us that all that people from Northeast India...
  • Should women staff be paid to freeze their eggs: Perk or Ploy? 1 week ago

    Social media giant Facebook is now paying its female employees $20,000 to freeze their eggs - giving women the opportunity focus on their careers first without delaying fertility. Apple says it plans to offer the same service to its female employees starting January next year. ...
  • Watch: What women think of Facebook, Apple's policy to freeze female employee's eggs 1 week ago

    The debate is on after Facebook offers its female employees $20,000 to freeze their eggs in an effort to attract more women. "I don't really think it's any company's business to tell them they should put off having a family in favor of a career," says a female employee. ...
  • Facebook, Apple receive flak for asking women to choose career over motherhood 1 week ago

    Social media giant Facebook is now paying its female employees $20,000 to freeze their eggs- giving women the opportunity focus on their careers first without delaying fertility. Apple says it plans to offer the same service to its female employees starting January next year. ...
  • Apple's thinner, lighter iPads coming on October 16: What we know so far 1 week ago

    Cupertino: Apple expected to unveil new iPads at an event Thursday, as the company tries to drive excitement amid slowing demand for tablet computers. Apple may also announce a new Mac operating system and possibly new Mac computers. Watchers also await a possible launch date for Apple Pay, the company's...
  • Why the Google-Motorola Nexus 6 is priced $300 more than the Google-LG Nexus 5 1 week ago

    The Google's new showcase smartphone, the Nexus 6, boasts a nearly 6-inch screen, eclipsing the 5.5-inch display on the iPhone 6 Plus that Apple began selling last month. Google is charging a comparable price for the Nexus 6, with prices beginning at $649 for a phone without a wireless contract commitment....