Apple recruits former smartlock developer Sam Jadallah to head up home initiatives

Jadallah’s status has already been updated on his LinkedIn profile, according to CNBC. Recent credentials include running Otto, a startup that produced a $700 smartlock with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. The product wasn’t a success, forcing Otto to halt operations just four months after Read More …

Apple is reportedly planning a March 25th event to launch its subscription news service

Apple is reportedly planning an event on March 25th to launch its upcoming paid Apple News subscription service, according to a report from BuzzFeed. The event will reportedly focus on Apple’s service business, so it’s unlikely that we’ll see any new hardware, Read More …

Apple threatens to remove iPhone apps caught recording user activity without consent

Apple on Thursday threatened to remove applications from the App Store if they record users’ actions without their explicit permission. Earlier this week, TechCrunch reported that iPhone apps from Expedia, Air Canada and Hollister were using “session replay” software from a company Read More …