Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is reportedly receiving 15 cents on every $100 that is spent through Apple Pay, according to sources with The Financial Times. The Financial Times said that this arrangement is “unprecedented.” Even Google does not have an arrangement that is as beneficial despite the marketshare that Android has.
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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has announced that it processed over four million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders in the first day of pre-launch sales in certain countries. Apple started to accept orders on September 12th. This is double Apple’s previous record of 2 million pre-order sales for the iPhone 5 in 2012.
Earlier this week, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced the iPhone 6. At the end of the iPhone 6 launch announcement, Apple CEO Tim Cook and U2 lead singer Bono said that the new album will be distributed for free of charge to the approximately 500 million people that have iTunes.
On Friday, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) said that the sales of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus broke some records. The new iPhones beat the previous overnight preorder record, according to a statement sent to Re/code.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) hosted an event today to announce several new products. Here is a breakdown of what happened at the event when it started at 1:00PM today.
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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is now sending e-mail notifications to warn people about iCloud accounts being accessed from the web. This is one way that Apple is securing iCloud on the heels of the naughty celebrity photos leaking. When you or someone else logs into your account from a website, you will receive an e-mail. In the past, Apple sent out notifications when your Apple ID was used to log into FaceTime and iMessage.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has hired designer Marc Newson to join his friend Jony Ive. Ive is known for working closely with late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs to design many of Apple’s hardware products.
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has partnered with American Express to build a new iPhone payments system, according to sources with Re/code. American Express is one out of several partnerships that Apple has in place before launching a new payments service. It is believed that Apple will announce the payment service during the product event on September 9th.