China: Chaotic conditions during corona lockdown at MacBook factory

The ongoing lockdown in several Chinese cities is drawing criticism from locals – and growing outright protests. A site of a major Apple manufacturer was also affected. This is reported by Taiwan media. Shanghai fights Omicron According to this, at the end of last week, there were clashes with security personnel and probably also the … Read more

Leak to the iPhone 14 Max: More memory and faster display

There have already been leaked renders of the upcoming iPhone 14 Max, which will likely replace the iPhone 13 mini in this year’s iPhone lineup. Technical details about the expected new iPhone model along with its price and variant are now also available. New leak suggests iPhone 14 Max will get faster display Apple could … Read more

Integrated graphics too weak: Total War Warhammer III not for Intel MacBooks

Game studio Feral Interactive has brought “Total War: Warhammer III” to the Mac. However, the third part of the popular fantasy strategy trilogy only works on Macs with Apple’s ARM-based M1 chips, which still have an integrated graphics processor. The base M1 model introduced with the 2020 MacBook Air with only 7 GPU cores or … Read more

Apple, Google, Microsoft want to remove passwords

May 6, 2022 at 3:04 a.m. Secure connection method : Apple, Google and Microsoft want to remove passwords A password prompt appears on a laptop screen. Photo: dpa/Fabian Sommer san francisco A login method that three tech giants want to introduce next year is said to be more secure than two-factor authentication. Remembering your password … Read more

The departure of the “design god”: why Jony Ive really left Apple

A new book about Apple and its former chief designer, Jony Ive, paints a different picture of the longtime senior’s departure story than what Apple has officially announced. In an article, the American journalist Tripp Mickle has just published an excerpt from his book “After Steve: How Apple Became a Trillion-Dollar Company and Lost Its … Read more

Fed & Inflation: Jerome Powell must act

Frankfurt On Saturday, the famous American investor Warren Buffett found remarkable words during the annual general meeting of his Berkshire Hathaway holding company: “In my opinion, Jay Powell is a hero. He did what he had to do.” comment on Jerome Powell, the head of the US Federal Reserve (Fed), was referring to his efforts … Read more

Volkswagen will buy semiconductors from Qualcomm in the future

Dusseldorf In the development of automated driving, Volkswagen has a long-term commitment to the American chip company Qualcomm. The automaker will use the specially developed “System-on-a-Chip” (SoC) for automated driving from 2026 across all brands worldwide. The Handelsblatt found out about it from business circles. Volkswagen declined to comment on the information. After BMW and … Read more

The group risks heavy fines: the European Commission is concerned about Apple Pay

A group threatened with heavy fines The European Commission is concerned about Apple Pay May 2, 2022, 1:12 p.m. The European Commission accuses Apple of exploiting its dominant position in the mobile wallet market. As reported by the Brussels antitrust authorities, the American group hinders competition by restricting access to standard technology. According to preliminary … Read more

The European Commission begins a new procedure against Apple

Updated on 2022-02-05 13:12 According to preliminary investigations by the European Commission, the American company Apple is violating European competition rules. EU competition authorities are now moving forward with new proceedings against Apple. This time it’s Apple Pay. You can find more news here According to preliminary investigations by the European Commission, the American company … Read more