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Cook and Pope, car guy walks, Maps, shares, understanding iCloud storage


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Cook meets Pope — A peek at the schedule of Pope Francis has revealed the head of the Catholic Church met with Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook on Friday, though what the two discussed has not been disclosed.

Apple’s ‘Project Titan’ chief to reportedly leave company, car team under pressure — Apple veteran Steve Zadesky, thought to be heading up the company’s Project Titan automotive initiative, has informed colleagues he plans to leave the company, according to a report published Friday.

Apple expands Maps capabilities with new Flyover, Nearby and Traffic location data — Apple’s efforts to improve its in-house Maps service moved forward last Thursday with the addition of four new Flyover locales (Japan; Bruges, Belgium; Lake Powell, Utah; and Limoges, France – now Flyover is available in 220 locales around the world), public transit data for Los Angeles, a European expansion of Nearby POI suggestions and Traffic data for Hong Kong and Mexico.

Apple shares finally close above $100 again — Apple shares closed above US$100 on Friday. The stock closed at US$101.43, up more than 5.1% in trading for the day from its previous close of US$96.30. In anticipation of a good to great financial report from the company, perhaps?

Understanding iCloud storage, issues with songs ratings — Apple gives you 5GB iCloud storage for free, but do you know what you can do with it? Does it have anything to do with music in the cloud, or on your iPhone or iPad?

iOS Enterprise lead, shares, Chinese smartphone market shrinks, case to charge via radio


Nikola Labs is developing an iPhone case that can charge via radio waves
Nikola Labs is developing an iPhone case that can charge via radio waves

Apple’s iOS holds lead in enterprise for Q1 on strong iPhone 6 demand, but tablet share eroding — Riding a wave of record-breaking iPhone sales, Apple remained the market leader in enterprise mobile device activations for the first quarter of 2015, but competitors are slowly eating away at iPad’s tablet share, according to Good Technology.

Shares of Apple predicted to reach $160 on continued strength of iPhone 6 — In a memo to investors on Monday, Canaccord Genuity raised its price target for Apple stock from $155 to $160, based on a belief that there remains plenty of room for expansion in iPhone 6 sales.

Chinese smartphone market shrinks for first time in 6 years, but Apple still booming — The Chinese smartphone market shrunk by 4 percent in the first quarter of calendar 2015, marking the first time it has seen a year over year contraction in six years, even in the face of huge growth by Apple, IDC reported on Monday.

iPhone case charges with radio waves — Nikola Labs, which debuted at TechCrunch Disrupt New York this week, plans to collect radio frequencies from the air and transform them into DC power via a specially designed iPhone case.