A free, unlimited VPN feature within Opera's latest developer browser makes watching the Olympics through the eyes of foreign broadcasters a snap. Sick of NBC's vapid Olympics coverage? Use Opera's built-in VPN and you can watch the BBC's coverage instead - This Apple related article wrote by . To see its original version and more ...continue reading Sick of NBC's vapid Olympics coverage? Use Opera's built-in VPN and you can watch the BBC's coverage instead

BBC today released its iPlayer Radio app stateside, so American users on both iOS and Android can now tune in to BBC radio stations airing content from the United Kingdom (via TechCrunch). The iOS app launched in its native territory in 2012, with today marking the first time the company has expanded its app-based radio ...continue reading BBC Launches 'iPlayer Radio' App in the U.S. App Store

The BBC released a new app today called BBC+ which aims to let users customize the content offered by the British broadcaster for a more relevant, personalized experience. The idea behind the app is to work as a customized one-stop portal for all things BBC that corrals content from across the service, from TV and ...continue reading BBC Announces New Personalized Content Portal With 'BBC+' App

British chip designer and major Apple partner ARM Holdings is set to be acquired by Japanese firm Softbank for $31.4 billion, the BBC has revealed. According to the report, the board of ARM is expected to recommend shareholders accept the offer, which amounts to a 43 percent premium on its closing market value of $22.2 ...continue reading UK Chip Designer ARM to be Acquired by Japan's Softbank for $31.4bn

Apple has held a special meeting with leading podcasters in an attempt to address concerns that the company is failing to adequately support the iTunes broadcast community, reports to The New York Times. According to the piece, the meeting took place last month at the company's Cupertino headquarters, where seven top iTunes podcasters were invited ...continue reading Apple Meets with Podcasters to Hear Wide-Ranging Community Grievances

Wireless EarPods concept will make you miss tangled headphones Wave goodbye to the headphone jack!Photo: Rob LeFebvre/Cult of Mac Apple is widely rumored to be ditching its 3.5mm headphone jack connector for the iPhone 7 — in the process doing away with its long-standing white EarPods for a next generation set of either wireless or Lightning ...continue reading Wireless EarPods concept will make you miss tangled headphones

Apple Stores will ditch plastic bags for paper this month Goodbye, old friend!Photo: hellosanta1225 As part of its focus on the environment, Apple Stores will this month ditch its instantly-recognizable plastic bags for new paper ones made of 80 percent recycled materials. The official changeover happens ten days from now on April 15, although stores ...continue reading Apple Stores will ditch plastic bags for paper this month

Apple will sell its 1 billionth iPhone this summer Breaking news: Apple's sold a lot of iPhones.Photo: Jim Merithew/Cult of Mac Apple will sell its one billionth iPhone this summer and is likely to sell its 2 billionth by 2020, claims a new report. Provided these numbers are accurate (and the first is almost certainly ...continue reading Apple will sell its 1 billionth iPhone this summer

Heartless Kanye has Apple Music fling behind Tidal’s back Kanye West showing off his snazzy Apple Watch Edition.Photo: Justjared Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo album has arrived on Apple Music — making something of a mockery of Mr. Kim Kardashian’s claim last month that the album would “never never never be on Apple.” We guess ...continue reading Heartless Kanye has Apple Music fling behind Tidal’s back

Apple’s suppliers complain of lower than normal orders for Q2 It seems neither the iPhone SE or 9.7-inch iPad Pro is driving much interest.Photo: Ste Smith/Cult of Mac Tim Cook admitted back in January that Apple’s growth wasn’t going to be at usual stratospheric levels during the first three months of 2016. And, based on ...continue reading Apple’s suppliers complain of lower than normal orders for Q2