Apple engineer who quit over return-to-office policy joins Google

Apple engineer who quit over return-to-office policy joins Google

An ex-Apple executive who quit over the company’s strict return-to-office policy is joining Google just weeks later, according to a report. Ian Goodfellow – who worked as Apple’s director of machine learning until he resigned in early May – is joining Google’s DeepMind division as a contributor, Bloomberg reported. DeepMind uses artificial intelligence and machine … Read more

Compared: AirPods Max versus Sony WH-1000XM5

Compared: AirPods Max versus Sony WH-1000XM5

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. The Sony WH-100XM5 is a new revision of the popular headphones priced at $ 400, here’s how they compare to Apple’s AirPods Max. Sony has been … Read more

Apple Machine Learning Director Who Left Over Office Return Policy Joins Google

Apple Machine Learning Director Who Left Over Office Return Policy Joins Google

Earlier this month, former Apple director of machine learning Ian Goodfellow made headlines when he resigned from his position due to Apple’s refusal to allow employees to continue to work remotely full time. Goodfellow has now found another company to work for, taking a position with DeepMind, a subsidiary of Alphabet, reports Bloomberg. DeepMind is … Read more

How to Get a Free Fitbit or Apple Watch From Your Insurance Company

How to Get a Free Fitbit or Apple Watch From Your Insurance Company

Photo: charnsitr (Shutterstock) Fitness trackers like Apple Watches and Fitbitsgenerally aren’t as expensive as tech like smartphones and tablets, but they’re not exactly cheap. You certainly wouldn’t pass up the opportunity to snag one for free. And as it turns out, many insurance companies include fitness programs that either come with a complimentary tracker, allow … Read more

Apple’s Subscription Apps Can Charge You More Without Asking

Apple’s Subscription Apps Can Charge You More Without Asking

The new app store policy requires users to opt-out of price hikes.Image: Kirill Kudryavtsev (Getty Images) Apple has updated its guidelines for developers indicating that subscription based apps can charge more without notifying the user. Apple says in their update that these auto-renewable subscriptions are “a great way to let people access content, services, or … Read more

McDonalds, Pepsi, And Other Large Brands Are Buying Real Estate On The Metaverse… And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

McDonalds, Pepsi, And Other Large Brands Are Buying Real Estate On The Metaverse… And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

The virtual world that’s coming (Photo by Jakub Porzycki / NurPhoto via Getty Images) NurPhoto via Getty Images Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them? 1 – Virtual real estate reaches new limits with the addition of major corporations. Admix — … Read more

Apple Accidentally Leaks Surprise Upgrades In New iPhone Release

Apple Accidentally Leaks Surprise Upgrades In New iPhone Release

Leakers have already revealed Apple’s controversial iPhone 14 release strategy, and now Apple itself has accidentally exposed its next big hardware upgrades. In his popular Power On newsletter, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman reports that code in Apple’s second iOS 15.5 beta release refers to the company’s next generation of unannounced Macs. And they are coming a … Read more

iPod is Dead, but Kann Max is a $ 1,300 MP3 Player Replacement

iPod is Dead, but Kann Max is a $ 1,300 MP3 Player Replacement

The device that helped turn Apple into a $ 3 trillion company (a milestone it passed earlier this year) is officially dead, as the last iteration of the iPod, the iPod Touch, was laid to rest earlier this week. But for those with more discerning ears who refuse to enjoy their music through a smartphone, … Read more

Google Updates Android Auto to Fit More Touchscreens

Google Updates Android Auto to Fit More Touchscreens

Google heeding Bruce Lee’s advice to be like water. You put Android Auto in a screen, it becomes the screen.Gif: Google Google is redesigning Android Auto’s interface to fit all sorts of touchscreens, regardless of their size and shape. Google says The redesign will come in an update this summer, and will increase Android Auto’s … Read more