An Apple collector who was selling his vintage Apple software collection on eBay received a surprise earlier this month when Apple itself bought out much of his software inventory for its software archives (via MacGeneration). According to seller "Marcoguy," he made several listings of various Apple CDs and received a message from someone asking to ...continue reading Apple Adds to Vintage Software Collection With eBay Purchase

August 21, 2016, 4:49 PM EDT E-mail Tweet Facebook Linkedin Share icons On Friday, The New York Times reported that, in addition to murky negotiations with General Motors, Lyft has broached acquisition talks with Apple, Amazon, Google, Didi Chuxing—and even arch-rival Uber. The talks and inquiries have taken place over the past several months, and ...continue reading Lyft Reportedly Failed to Sell Itself to Apple, Amazon, Google—and Uber – Fortune

An Apple a Day is a weekly roundup of the biggest Apple news this week. To see last week’s roundup, click here. While nothing major came out of Cupertino this week, speculation continues to run rampant over what hardware Apple aapl will eventually announce, and when. All signs are pointing to an early September unveiling ...continue reading An Apple a Day: Waiting On the Big Announcements – Fortune

An Apple a Day is a weekly roundup of the biggest Apple news this week. To see last week’s roundup, click here. While nothing major came out of Cupertino this week, speculation continues to run rampant over what hardware Apple aapl will eventually announce, and when. All signs are pointing to an early September unveiling ...continue reading An Apple a Day: Waiting On the Big Announcements – Fortune – Fortune

The latest numbers from research firm Gartner reveal that the smartphone industry continues to be a virtual two-horse race between iOS and Android. The operating systems combined for a record 99.1% worldwide market share in the second calendar quarter of 2016, compared to 96.8% in the year-ago period. Android remained the world's most widely used ...continue reading iOS and Android Combined for Record 99% of Smartphone Sales Last Quarter

Microsoft today announced the launch of its OneNote Import Tool for Mac, which is designed to allow Mac users to quickly and easily transfer all of their notes from note-taking app Evernote to Microsoft's own note-taking app, OneNote. Transitioning from Evernote to OneNote is as simple as downloading the import tool, letting the app locate ...continue reading Microsoft Launches OneNote Import Tool to Help Mac Users Transition From Evernote

Sysadmins, rejoice: PowerShell is coming to Linux and Mac. Microsoft announced Thursday that its automation and scripting system is breaking out of the confines of Windows and going open source. The company is also releasing alpha versions of PowerShell for Linux (specifically Ubuntu, Centos and Redhat) and Mac OS X. A new PowerShell GitHub page gives ...continue reading Microsoft PowerShell goes open source, lands on Linux and Mac

Apple today announced that its ConnectED program, which saw the company donating $100 million in products to schools and teachers across the country, has impacted the lives of more than 30,000 students. As of the 2016-2017 school year, there are 32,145 students at underserved public schools who have received iPads from Apple to bolster their ...continue reading Apple's ConnectED Program Has Helped Over 32,000 Students

Rick Tetzeli 08.08.16 6:00 AM Eddy Cue doesn’t look like a man in the midst of his toughest year in decades. Sporting an untucked apricot camp shirt and blue jeans over camouflage socks and a pair of blue leather racing shoes from Germany, Apple’s SVP of Internet software and services pulls up a chair at ...continue reading Playing The Long Game Inside Tim Cook's Apple – Fast Company

The right to bear arms is enshrined in the Constitution, but not in your text messages. As a tech company, Apple doesn’t have an obvious stake in the gun control debate. But a recently announced change to its emoji library suggests the Cupertino company is taking a stance on the issue. In fall, when the ...continue reading Apple replacing pistol emoji with a squirt gun – Madison.com