Apple Music launched in South Africa

2015-06-30 19:14

Technology giant Apple has officially included South Africa among 100 countries where it has switched on its streaming music service.

Taylor Swift changes her tune and announces she will stream her album only on Apple

2015-06-26 13:09

Taylor Swift has said she would stream her latest album only on Apple, capping an 180-degree about-turn after she threatened a boycott.

Indie music body endorses Apple Music

2015-06-25 11:04

Apple's new music streaming service has been endorsed by the Worldwide Independent Network, an association for independent musicians.

Apple changes tune on royalties after Taylor Swift writes them an open letter

2015-06-22 14:11

Hours after Taylor Swift criticised Apple in an open letter posted online, the company announced that it will pay royalties to artists and record labels.

Apple Pay, Google Wallet at mercy of SA banks

2015-06-18 14:25

Banks in South Africa will determine whether mobile payment systems such Apple Pay are adopted in the country or not, says an expert.

Standard Bank building Apple Watch app

2015-06-11 10:43

Apple has not yet officially released its Watch in South Africa, but already Standard Bank has announced that it is building a banking app to run on the device.

WATCH: Is Apple a leader or follower?

2015-06-11 09:05

An online video aims to show that Apple is following the crowd when it comes to technology even as the firm plays up its innovation credentials.

This video summarises the tech giant's announcements regarding the latest upgrades to its Mac operating system, Watch software and music offerings.

This video summarises the tech giant's announcements regarding the latest upgrades to its Mac operating system, Watch software and music offerings.

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Apple unveils new online music service

2015-06-09 07:47

The tech giant is making its play to shake up online music with a subscription service combining on-demand songs, streamed playlists and a social stage for musicians.

Apple Watch to hit retail stores

2015-06-05 07:54

Apple said it would start selling some models of its watch at its retail stores, and also roll out the gadget in seven more countries.


SA Orange store eyes selling new iPhones

2015-06-30 09:37

Orange Horizons plans to become an iPhone retailer in South Africa as the company expands its product portfolio both online and in its physical store.

Apple drops App Store games with confederate flags

2015-06-26 09:53

Apple has removed several civil war games featuring Confederate flags from its App Store, some game developers said.

Photographer brands Taylor Swift a hypocrite for her photography policy

2015-06-23 10:05

Taylor Swift has been branded a hypocrite by a photographer following her open letter to Apple over the weekend.

African tablet sales take a big hit

2015-06-22 12:26

Tablets are following the tanking computer market in the Middle East and Africa as the smart gadgets recorded their first ever decline in the region.

Apple loses anti-competitive practices court case

2015-06-18 07:33

Apple has lost a lawsuit in which it was accused of engaging in anti-competitive practices and will be fined T$20m ($647 124), a Taiwan court has said.

Apple takes on Google Street View

2015-06-11 10:05

Apple has said that it is cruising streets in specially equipped cars to gather pictures and other data for its free online mapping service.

Apple to expand Apple Pay in UK

2015-06-11 07:41

Apple plans to introduce its mobile payments service to the UK, supported by major banks and high-street retailers.

Apple announces 'native' apps for Watch

2015-06-09 08:48

The chief executive officer of the tech giant has announced an update to the operating system for its Watch that should make apps for its latest gadget speedier.

Apple to launch streaming music service?

2015-06-07 10:31

The company is expected to unveil a ramped up music service that builds on the iPhone maker's strengths in a challenge to Spotify, Pandora and other established players.

Apple recalls Beats Pill XL speakers on fire hazard

2015-06-03 20:00

Apple said it is recalling some Beats Pill XL portable wireless speakers due to a fire hazard caused by overheating batteries.

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