How Apple is Building New Platforms on Top of iOS

How Apple is Building New Platforms on Top of iOS

iOS is one of the largest and most successful platforms ever created. With a user base of 1 billion, iOS (along with Android) serves as a platform for several multi billion dollar behemoths like Uber. WWDC 2016, Apple’s annual developer conference is mostly being painted as an evolution rather than a revolution. However, there was one major theme that was […]

 
     
 
 

How is Apple Handling Privacy with New AI Additions in iOS 10?

How is Apple Handling Privacy with New AI Additions in iOS 10?

History evidences the fact that every overhaul or step forward in technology has brought a questionable bag of user data integrity. A majority of the scenarios involve critical information being analyzed on-the-wire, which means everything is happening anonymously to improve services or in some cases, data is immediately dismissed from the servers as soon as the required result is achieved. […]

 
     
 
 

Relaxed FDI Norms Red Carpets Ikea and Apple Stores in India

Relaxed FDI Norms Red Carpets Ikea and Apple Stores in India

It’s a well-known secret that Apple has been trying to setup its exclusive retail stores in India, but due to the stringent FDI rules that required mandatory partial local sourcing, companies like Apple had hit a roadblock. Now in a recent turn of events, it seems that companies like Apple and Ikea will finally be able to setup their own […]

     
 
 

Top 10 Exciting iOS 10 Additions You Should Look Forward to

Top 10 Exciting iOS 10 Additions You Should Look Forward to

Apple’s tenth major update for their mobile OS is finally here. As expected, it is filled with a series of crucial additions their mobile operating system has been criticized for, especially after a keen focus on Artificial Intelligence in the industry. While the keynote was divided into categories, 3D Touch improvements, and machine learning advancements are the one that are going […]

 
     
 
 

Apple Unveils WatchOS v3 with Improved Performance and UI Overhauls

Apple Unveils WatchOS v3 with Improved Performance and UI Overhauls

Apple Watch has been performing quite positively in the market, however, there are still some major shortcomings it encounters including slow response time, complicated interface and more. Apple aims to fix that with the third substantial update for its wearable ecosystem, watchOS version 3.0 which brings significant performance improvements and a lot sublimed software design alterations. To start off, with […]

     
 
 

Transition of Apple into a Services Company has Just Started

Transition of Apple into a Services Company has Just Started

In its previous earnings call earlier this year, Apple had put a lot of focus on its services. The company had for the first time stated its user base which was around 1 billion devices. Those one billion devices generated $5.5 billion in services revenue for Apple during the three months ending Dec. 26, an increase of 15% from the […]

 
     
 
 

Google is Moving to a 85/15 Revenue Split for Developers with Immediate Effect

Google is Moving to a 85/15 Revenue Split for Developers with Immediate Effect

As we approach this year’s WWDC, Apple yesterday announced that they will be restructuring the revenue model for developers and will be shifting to an 85/15 split from 70/30 on a year subscription. Hence, instead of benefiting from 70% of the incoming revenue, publishers will be possessing 85% of the entire share. However, this approach requires a developer to retain […]

     
 
 

Apple WWDC 2016 Keynote on June 13th; Here’s What to Expect

Apple WWDC 2016 Keynote on June 13th; Here’s What to Expect

As most of us anticipated, Apple is all set to reveal their next versions of operating systems for mobile and desktop on June 13th at a 4-day long WorldWide Developer Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco. However, the venue this time has been shifted to the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium from the usual Moscone West location, only for the first day, […]

     
 
 

Apple Announces its Plans to Set up iOS App Design and Development Accelerator in Bengaluru

Apple Announces its Plans to Set up iOS App Design and Development Accelerator in Bengaluru

Apple has been ramping up its India presence and after it recently got the nod for setting up exclusive retail stores in India. Now the company has announced yet another initiative for India. The tech major has announced that it will be setting up a Design and Development Accelerator in Bengaluru, a city known as the tech capital of India. This […]