TSMC may build new multi-billion dollar chip plant in Singapore

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Apple Silicon manufacturer TSMC is reportedly in talks to build a major new fabrication facility in Asia, as part of measures to address the global chip shortage. As its new $12 billion plant in Arizona is delayed, TSMC is said to be having preliminary talks with Singapore’s Economic Development Board about building a new facility […]

Audi infotainment system gains Apple Music for 'nearly all' 2022 cars

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Audi has announced that Apple Music subscribers will be able to access the service directly from their car’s own entertainment system, for the majority of cars from 2022 onwards, including some already on the road. Car manufacturer Audi has been supporting Apple’s CarPlay since 2015, but now it’s making Apple Music available directly through its […]

Apple talks to suppliers to increase manufacturing efforts outside of China

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Apple is intending to decrease its reliance on suppliers working in China, a report claims, with the iPhone maker telling some contract manufacturers it wants to expand production outside of the country. The Apple supply chain in China is having to deal with regular COVID-19 lockdowns, which impose strict rules that can impact workforces at […]

Autographed Apple artifacts hit the auction block

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A new auction is offering a selection of autographed Apple items up for sale, including photographs, manuals, and other artifacts signed by Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne. Running until June 15, RR Auction’s Fine Autographs and Artifacts event includes a wide variety of documents and items signed by famous names, including presidents and religious figures, […]

EA reportedly tried to sell itself to Apple

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EA has reportedly been seeking out a merger and Apple was a potential suitor, a report about Comcast CEO Brian Roberts’ attempt to merge NBC with the game publisher reveals. Apple has a long history of making acquisitions, partly to bolster its employee and knowledge base, partly to quickly shift into new markets. In a […]

AirTag helps police track and arrest robbery suspect

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Police in Portland were given a technological assist by Apple’s AirTag, after an armed robber unknowingly picked up the tracking device during a second theft. An armed robbery in the 100 Block of Northwest Broadway in Portland, Oregon on Thursday involved the robbery of a store. The man, identified by police as Justin Johnston, used […]

How to download an old macOS installer

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That old collection of macOS installer disk images you used to keep is probably worthless now, and Apple makes it harder to find downloadable copies of anything before macOS Monterey. Yet there are still good reasons to get old OSes, and here’s how to do it. It doesn’t seem that long since we were looking […]