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Apple gives Siri an AI facelift

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Apple has continued its journey into the world of artificial intelligence through the $200 million acquisition of machine learning start-up Turi

Smart Watch market enters into decline for first time

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Research firm IDC says shipments of the Apple Watch have dropped by 55% resulting in the first year-on-year quarterly shipment decline for the smart watch sector.

Apple experiences outage in North America

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Apple has restored services to customers around the world after many of its cloud-based offerings and other services faced outages of up to seven hours.

Apple to sell ‘personal cloud’ products instore from June


Promise Technologies has announced Apple will exclusively sell its Apollo ‘personal cloud’ appliances instore from June 7.

Santander implements Blockchain in international payments app

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Santander has claimed it is now the first UK bank to use Blockchain technologies transfer live international payments between £10 and £10,000 24 hours a day.

Apple bolsters position in enterprise cloud market with SAP partnership

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Mobile device giant Apple has announced a new partnership with enterprise software vendor SAP to develop iOS apps based on the SAP HANA cloud platform.

Apple enters consumer e-health market

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Apple has announced the launch of CareKit, an open-source software framework which enables its consumers and doctors to proactively keep track of their health through monitoring symptoms and medications in real-time.

Apple reportedly defects iCloud from AWS to Google Cloud


Apple has moved some of its iCloud services onto Google Cloud, reducing its reliance on AWS, according to a CRN report.

IBM, Apple combine IoT forces for sleep health study

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IBM’s Watson Cloud is to be the foundation for research by the American Sleep Apnea Association (ASAA) into how human sleeping habits affect our health.

Apple augments CloudKit with new APIs – eyes enterprise

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Apple has given developers a new option in CloudKit, a new application programming interface (API) into its servers. The new feature is announced on the Apple developer news blog.