AWT News Update: September 1, 2016

AWT News Update: September 1, 2016

You can tell that there's an Apple event coming soon, because news about the company is pretty nonexistent! We have just two news items for you today, making for a very quick listen:

  • An inadvertently-sent email confirms that new Beats products will be announced at next week's event
  • Apple starts up a new blog showing how third-party app integration with Siri works in iOS 10
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AWT News Update: August 23, 2016

AWT News Update: August 23, 2016

In today's Apple headlines:

  • An apology to listeners for a missing edit...
  • Nike appears to have inadvertently confirmed that the Apple Watch 2 will have built-in GPS
  • Instapaper is sold to Pinterest
  • Remember the story that said Apple had passed on purchasing Lyft? Well, apparently the company is not for sale, and Lyft is blaming Uber's CEO for the rumors
  • We tell you about a quick and ad-free way to check your download speeds for streaming
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AWT News Update: April 19, 2016

AWT News Update: April 19, 2016

Here's your daily dose of fresh news from the world of Apple:

  • Apple testifies in front of Congress about encryption
  • Intel, which makes processors for Macs, will lay off 11% of its workforce
  • Pinterest updates its iOS app with a little help from the original Mac icon designer
  • Apple Pay expands to its sixth country and adds more US banks and credit unions
  • Picking up a new MacBook tomorrow? There's an update for it already
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Don't know what that object is? Pinterest iOS app adds a powerful visual search tool

Don't know what that object is? Pinterest iOS app adds a powerful visual search tool

The Pinterest iOS app (free) has added a new tool that is sure to be a great help to anyone who has ever seen an object -- whether it's a chair, lamp, dress, shirt, purse, backpack or any other item -- and wondered who makes it and where they can buy it. With the new visual search tool, tapping a photo while browsing Pinterest, tapping the search tool button in the corner of the photo, and then highlighting the object you're interested in will cause the app to search Pinterest's product database to find similar items.

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Pinterest debuts new 'app Pins' to help you find the best iOS apps

Pinterest debuts new 'app Pins' to help you find the best iOS apps

Pinterest today announced new "app Pins" that promote apps in the iOS App Store. The app pins join exisiting specialty pins desinged to share recipes, products and articles.  The new app Pins will link to an iOS app and allow you to download the app to your phone without leaving the Pinterest app

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