AWT News Update: March 20, 2015

"Apple A8 system-on-a-chip" by Henriok - Own work. Licensed under CC0 via Wikimedia Commons

"Apple A8 system-on-a-chip" by Henriok - Own work. Licensed under CC0 via Wikimedia Commons

Happy first day of spring! Some of our Apple news stories for today:

  • Apple may announce a new version of Apple TV this June, featuring Siri voice control, the ability to be used as a home automation hub, more storage and a more powerful A8 system on a chip (image at right). 
  • Apple Stores are considering a way to let customers try out in-ear headphones without fear of sanitation issues.
  • Those newly upgraded MacBook Air and 13-inch MacBook Pro models will no longer run Windows 7 under Boot Camp.
  • Apple shares close down 1.25% after an initial morning rise on positive Apple TV news from Morgan Stanley.