Apple Card: no multi-user support, no penalty rates, foreign transactions, more

While Apple News+ and Apple TV+ were the focus of Monday’s "It’s show time" event, Apple’s first foray into the credit industry — Apple Card — arguably stole the show. Apple painted the product in broad strokes on stage and in its promotional material, but with a dearth of details, questions about the upcoming service […]

Rumored March 2017 iPad Update in Question Due to Poor Chip Yield Rates

Sources in Apple’s supply chain are suggesting that “lower-than-expected” yield rates for the 10-nanometer manufacturing process could “disrupt the schedule” of next year’s iPad launch, previously rumored to be coming in March 2017 (via Digitimes). Specifically, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company and Samsung are said to be facing the biggest issues with their 10nm processes, and […]

Japan App Store prices to increase within 24 hours due to exchange rates

Apple today informed developers that, within 24 hours, prices in the Japan App Store will increase due to foreign exchange rate changes. Apple further tells developers that customers currently using subscription-based apps will be notified as needed of the shifts. This is not the first time Apple has increased prices in its App Store. Late […]