Apple names Deirdre O’Brien senior vice president of Retail and People

Apple names Deirdre O’Brien senior vice president of Retail + People <br/>Angela Ahrendts Plans April Departure After Five Successful Years<br/>Cupertino, California — Apple today announced that Deirdre O’Brien is taking on new responsibilities for Apple’s retail and online stores in an expanded role as senior vice president of Retail + People, reporting to CEO Tim Cook.…

Apple announces Health Records feature coming to veterans

Apple announces Health Records feature coming to veterans<br/>Working with the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Apple announced that the Health Records on iPhone feature will be available soon to veterans. For the first time, American veterans receiving care through the Veterans Health Administration will be able to securely view…

Behind the Mac creator celebrates his literary icon

Behind the Mac creator celebrates his literary icon<br/>Barry Jenkins on James Baldwin, Filming Black Skin and Filmmaking in the iPhone Era<br/>Oscar-winning director Barry Jenkins says he “stumbled into filmmaking,” attending Florida State University for some years before discovering its film school. “I went to film school right at the turn…

A career in tech, built with coding and determination

A career in tech, built with coding and determination<br/>Coming from a military family, Gerald Ingraham knew he would join the Marines. But after completing his service, and before he learned to code, the Californian says he was “a ship without a rudder and a sail.” <br/>The father of two spent…

Promoting Your Subscriptions with New Offers

Apps with auto-renewable subscriptions will soon be able to provide a discounted price for existing or previously subscribed customers. Subscription offers can help re-engage subscribers who have canceled their subscriptions or promote an upgrade to another subscription at a special price. Make sure your offers are ready once this feature…

New Design Resources Now Available

Make sure your iOS and watchOS apps continue to deliver outstanding user experiences. Take advantage of new Siri Shortcuts design templates, the SF Compact Rounded font for watchOS, and the watchOS design kit for Adobe XD. You can also get updated design templates for iOS Home Screen, Notifications, Widgets, and…

Upcoming Two-Factor Authentication Requirement for Account Holders

In an effort to keep accounts more secure, developers with the Account Holder role in a developer program will need to enable two-factor authentication to sign in to their Apple Developer account and Certificates, Identifiers & Profiles starting February 27, 2019. This extra layer of security for your Apple ID…

Apple and Dream Corps build career opportunities for Oakland coders

Apple and Dream Corps build career opportunities for Oakland coders<br/>As part of its Community Education Initiative, Apple will partner with Oakland-based non-profit organization Dream Corps to bring educational and workforce development opportunities to young adults with a goal of career placement in the tech sector. <br/>The partnership will build on…

Apple highlights best photos shot on iPhone around the world

Apple highlights best photos shot on iPhone around the world<br/>iPhone photographers around the world shared their best photos for the <a href="https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2019/01/share-your-best-photos-shot-on-iphone/">Shot on iPhone Challenge</a>, capturing remarkable moments with the world’s most popular camera. The 10 selected winners will be featured on billboards in select cities, in Apple retail stores…

Huntington Beach educators mold musicians of tomorrow

Huntington Beach educators mold musicians of tomorrow<br/><em>This feature is the first in a series spotlighting teachers and students using innovative technology in the classroom.</em> <br/>The auditorium is buzzing with the sound of eager teenagers. At the Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts (APA), production is in full swing on…