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Buster Hein / Cult of Mac:
Apple poaches Visa's NFC payments expert to expand Apple Pay in Europe   —  Apple Pay, the new mobile payments system that unshackles iPhone users their wallets - will only be available in the U.S. when it launches next month, but Apple's is already hiring a team to expand its mobile payments into Europe.
Sep 29, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Buster Hein / Cult of Mac:
Apple confirms iPhone 6 NFC chip is only for Apple Pay at launch   —  Apple finally added NFC to the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, but if you were hoping the company's new NFC chip will allow you to pair speakers or integrated NFC tags into your favorite apps, however you won't be able …
Sep 16, 2014, 7:40 AMIn context
Killian Bell / Cult of Mac:
iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus: notable differences include the display, camera, battery life   —  Big vs. bigger: Which iPhone 6 deserves a place in your pocket? … For the second consecutive year, Apple has delivered not one but two new iPhones.  Unlike the iPhone 5c, however …
Sep 10, 2014, 10:15 PMIn context
Leander Kahney / Cult of Mac:
Apple Watch locks when skin contact is broken as security precaution for mobile payments   —  Clever trick will safeguard Apple Watch from thieves … CUPERTINO, Calif. — One of the big questions about the Apple Watch is how Apple will prevent thieves from ripping it off your wrist and using it to clear your bank account.
Sep 10, 2014, 7:45 PMIn context
Mike Elgan / Cult of Mac:
iOS 7's Multipeer Connectivity enables network creation and expansion in unconnected locations   —  How an Under-Appreciated iOS 7 Feature Will Change the World  —  A curious download hit Apple's app store this week: a messaging app called FireChat.  —  It's a new kind of app because it uses …
Mar 23, 2014, 8:15 PMIn context
Luke Dormehl / Cult of Mac:
Steve Jobs Hated The Idea Of A Multi-Button Mouse, Designer Claims   —  From “no-button” design and multi-touch controls, to wireless technology and laser tracking, Apple mice have seen a lot of changes over the past decade or so.  —  Although Apple computers have come with mice since the Lisa …
Mar 11, 2014, 4:20 AMIn context
Killian Bell / Cult of Mac:
Apple Recalls MacBook Air Flash Storage Sold Between June 2012 & June 2013   —  Apple has recalled 64GB and 128GB flash storage drives that were used in the previous generation MacBook Air.  The systems were sold during June 2012 and June 2013, and those affected qualify for a free flash …
Oct 18, 2013, 12:35 PMIn context
Alex Heath / Cult of Mac:
The Most Powerful DJ App For Everyone Arrives With djay 2 [Review]   —  djay 2 by Algoriddim Category: Music Works With: iPhone, iPad Price: $1.99 (iPhone), $9.99 (iPad) DJing used to be something only the pros did.  Hardware was (and still can be) incredibly expensive, and the barrier to entry was set high.
Jul 25, 2013, 11:25 PMIn context
Rob LeFebvre / Cult of Mac:
Penguin Books CEO Bolsters Government Case Against Apple In E-Book Case   —  A delicate ecosystem.  Right.  —  David Shanks, CEO of Penguin Books, testified today that a provision in its e-books contract with Apple played a role in its decision to change contracts with other retailers …
Jun 4, 2013, 9:10 PMIn context
John Brownlee / Cult of Mac:
Reeder Goes Free On The iPad & Mac Until Google Reader Shuts Down   —  Reeder has long been our favorite newsreading app on the iPhone and iPad, but with Google Reader set to be discontinued on June 30th, the future of Reeder has been up in the air.  Google Reader is the engine that drives Reeder …
Apr 1, 2013, 10:10 PMIn context

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