Tablet shipments fell 10 percent year-over-year to 46.5 million units during the first quarter of 2016, the lowest level since the third quarter of 2012, according to the latest stats from market research firm Strategy Analytics.
For the first time in 13 years Apple posted a decline in revenue – including a 16 percent drop in iPhone sales – and the vultures are circling.
Citing a figure given by the National Security Agency, Clapper argued that the acceleration in encryption is "not a good thing," because it "had and is having major, profound effects on our ability" to collect intelligence.
Apple could see iPhone shipments this year fall below 2014 levels, predicted Ming-Chi Kuo at KGI Securities.
Apple has filed a patent application for a set of headphones that can be used both wired and wirelessly.
Apple has settled a patent lawsuit related to its Siri digital assistant, agreeing to pay up $24.9 million to Dallas-based Dynamic Advances, which licenses the technology in dispute from Rensselear Polytechnic Institute.
Apple has updated the MacBook with the usual updates: The latest Intel processor, improved graphics performance, faster flash storage and better battery life.
While Apple fought tooth and nail over complying with a court order to help the Federal Bureau of Investigation crack the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone, Cupertino has been much more accommodating when it comes to less publicized law enforcement requests to hand over customer data stored on devices.
Security firm Trend Micro is recommending that Apple's QuickTime for Windows be uninstalled as soon as possible.
HP has released a remote graphics tool for Mac uers so they can tap into the computing power of HP Z workstations, CIO said in an article.