Apple Maps gains support for expanded Amtrak routes across US & Canada — Apple is now offering iOS and macOS Maps users the ability to navigate via Amtrak’s full American rail system, plus limited stops in Canada.
Apple CEO Tim Cook touts encryption, AR at Utah Tech Tour — At Sen. Orrin Hatch’s Utah Tech Tour on Friday, Apple CEO Tim Cook hit the usual talking points recited at other recent interviews, reaffirming Apple’s commitment to encryption, augmented reality and making the best products possible.
Regent Street Apple store in London to make long-awaited reopening on October 15 — Having been under renovations for over a year, Apple’s flagship UK store in London will finally reopen on October 15th at 10am, Apple has announced.
Apple’s enters into an ‘ambitious agreement’ with the University of Aarhus in Denmark — Apple has followed up on its promise last year to build a data center in Denmark with an “ambitious agreement” with the University of Aarhus on a new biogas research and development partnership, according to CPH Post Online. Foulum is a small town outside of Viborg where Aarhus University’s agricultural research facilities are located.
The 10 Mac games you need to play — This is a Macworld slideshow.
Patent trollin’: Apple ordered to pay VirnetX $302 million — A jury in Tyler, Texas ruled Friday that Apple infringed on two of VirnetX’s patents related to its FaceTime calling feature, ordering Apple to pay US$302.4 million. [Thank goodness Granny Smith isn’t litigious.]