Apple plasters privacy ad on billboard near Las Vegas Convention Center ahead of CES

Though Apple is not scheduled to make an appearance at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next week, the company is using the event as an opportunity to push its message on privacy and has purchased a large billboard near the city’s convention center. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Photos: Apple welcomes customers to new stores at Orland Square Mall, Irvine Spectrum Center

Apple Irvine Spectrum Center (left, via Instagram) and Apple Orland Square Mall (right) Apple revealed two completely reimagined retail stores today as part of its continued effort to update or expand every “classic” location. The new stores in Irvine, California and Orland Park, Illinois join the growing list of well over 100 locations featuring Apple’s […]

This week on AI: The 4K Apple TV is nigh, $999 pricetag for ‘iPhone 8,’ Iowa data center & more

A fifth-generation Apple TV was all but confirmed for Apple’s September press event, bringing the product up to part with rivals like Roku. The event’s main attraction, meanwhile, could prove to be one of the most expensive smartphones ever released. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Apple said to be setting up distribution center in India to gain greater control of the supply chain

According to a report from the The Economic Times, Apple is planning to set up a distribution center in India. The move comes as Apple is working to establish a retail presence in the country and has faced challenges due to local regulations. more… Filed under: Apple 9to5Mac