DrChrono, Jamf team up to facilitate use of Apple devices in the healthcare field

DrChrono, Jamf team up to facilitate use of Apple devices in the healthcare field

DrChrono Inc., a company with the goal of “enabling the medical practice of the future,” and Jamf, which specializes in Apple management, have partnered to help medical practices set up and manage multiple Apple devices including Macs, iPads and iPhones as well as iOS and Mac apps.

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Gartner: iPhone sales decline 17.6% year-over-year in first quarter

Gartner: iPhone sales decline 17.6% year-over-year in first quarter

Global sales of smartphones to end users declined 2.7% in the first quarter of 2019, totaling 373 million units, according to Gartner, Inc. Despite its absence from the U.S., Huawei maintained its ranking as the No. 2 smartphone vendor worldwide and continued to reduce the gap with Samsung, according to the research group.

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Pegatron plans to invest millions in chip factory for iPhones and, possibly, MacBooks

Pegatron plans to invest millions in chip factory for iPhones and, possibly, MacBooks

Pegatron, one of the two Taiwanese companies that assemble iPhones and iPads, has signed a letter of intent stating it intends to invest 10-15 trillion rupiah (approximately US$695 million to $1 billion) in an Indonesian factory to assemble “chips for Apple smartphones,” reports Reuters.

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Apple looks into enhanced ‘wireless leash’ connectors between its various devices

Apple looks into enhanced ‘wireless leash’ connectors between its various devices

Apple has filed for a patent (number 20190096228) for the “establishment and detection of breakage of wireless leash between devices.” It would allow Macs, iPhones, iPads, Apple Watches, and upcoming devices to better communicate with each other and automatically sync under certain conditions such as when an item is lost.

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Apple’s gaming subscription service will work on macOS, iOS, tvOS devices

Apple’s gaming subscription service will work on macOS, iOS, tvOS devices

Apple seems to finally be taking gaming seriously. The tech giant has announced Apple Arcade, a game subscription service that will feature over 100 new and exclusive games, including original releases from creators Hironobu Sakaguchi, Ken Wong, Will Wright and more. 

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