It was a outrageous week in record as Apple TV, Apple Watch, and iPhone 6 done some news.

WWDC countdown continues

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This year’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) starts on Monday, Jun 8. AppAdvice readers are already suggesting ways to urge iOS. Apple is approaching to betray iOS 9 during a WWDC keynote.

See: WWDC 2015: 7 some-more things Apple needs to embody in a arriving ‘iOS 9′ refurbish for iPhone and iPad and WWDC 2015: 7 things Apple needs to embody in a arriving ‘iOS 9′ update.

Still on top

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For now, a iPhone stays a best-selling smartphone in a United States, according to newly expelled information from comScore.

Apple ranked as a tip smartphone manufacturer during a 3 months finale in Mar 2015 with 42.6 percent of U.S. subscribers, a one-point boost over Dec. 2014. Samsung came in during second place with 28.3 percent of smartphone subscribers in a U.S., losing 1.4 points of ground. Third place belongs to LG, that gained 0.4 points by alighting in a hands of 8.4 percent of a market.

Apple being kick adult over a new streaming song service

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Government officials are apparently unfortunate with Apple over regulating a “considerable power” to close down giveaway song streaming services, such as ones charity by Spotify and YouTube. This comes forward of Apple’s designed revamp of a Beats Music service. The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) is disturbed this would “dramatically revoke a foe for Apple’s arriving offering.”

The Beats Music relaunch might be announced during WWDC — unless Apple is incompetent to secure the chartering deals with a suitable song companies.

See: Apple’s revamped streaming song use will offer some ways for users to listen for free.

Spotify hits Apple twice

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Speaking of Spotify, a tip song streaming use in a U.S. is going after Apple on dual fronts.

They trust Cupertino’s 30 percent cost on any sales by a App Store volume to a taxation that Apple’s possess products aren’t theme to. When Spotify sells a reward subscription service, that customarily costs $9.99 a month, by a App Store, it has to lift a cost to $12.99 to acquire a same revenue. Apple, on a other hand, can offer Beats during a reduce cost of $9.99 and keep all of a revenue.

Meanwhile, The Wall Street Journal reports that Spotify is creation skeleton to enter a swarming Internet video market.

Spotify has approached supposed multichannel networks that specialize in formulating and distributing video for YouTube to plead both appropriation their element and co-creating strange video series, a people said. It also contacted some obvious traditional-media companies about intensity alliances.

The due use would be accessible to both subscribers and non-subscribers and could also be upheld by promotion during some point.

Apple TV takes control

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The subsequent Apple TV could come with a new remote control, according to The New York Times:

When Apple introduces a new TV box this summer, a remote control will benefit a hold pad and also be somewhat thicker than a stream version, according to an worker briefed on a product, who spoke on a condition of anonymity since a device was confidential. The hold pad can be used for scrolling around and there will also be dual earthy buttons, a chairman said. The remote’s thicker distance is allied to a remote control for Amazon’s wireless speaker, a Echo, a chairman added.

The fourth-generation Apple TV is approaching to launch during WWDC subsequent month.

See: USA Network and CBS Sports land on Apple TV.

At slightest 5 Nintendo titles are entrance to iOS

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Nintendo games are set to arrive for iOS commencement after this year. The games will underline classical Nintendo characters, along with some new faces.

According to Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata, a association would “carefully name suitable IP and titles” for a smartphone games. The partnership between Nintendo and mobile app developer DeNA is approaching to furnish about 5 titles between now and Mar 2017, with a initial to arrive before a finish of the year.

See: Super Mario Brothers has been cloned in Super Bros.

Apple Watch is called a best smartwatch

Consumer Reports rated Apple Watch the top smartwatch on a market. The wearable device, that launched in April, bested the LG G Watch R, Pebble Steel, Motorola Moto 360, among others.

Apple Watches during Apple sell stores?

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Apple Watch buyers should shortly be means to pickup their device during a nearest Apple Store.

The company’s online site and app are now inventory a Personal Pickup choice as “coming soon.” It is grayed out and can’t now be comparison when fixation an order. Previously, a choice was usually listed as being “currently unavailable.”

Since a preorder duration for Apple Watch orders began in early April, buyers have usually been means to make a squeeze from a Apple Store app or online store.

Apple starts embracing third-party Apple Watch bands

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Cupertino has expelled a set of pattern guidelines for appendage makers looking to make Apple Watch bands. The document, “Band Design Guidelines for Apple Watch,” provides a minute overview of difficult regulations third-party appendage makers need to belong to if they devise on selling Watch-compatible straps.

The discipline request also hints at an arriving “Made for Apple Watch” designation. However, the request specifically states that a discipline themselves “do not grant we to use a ‘Made for Apple Watch’ name or logo, and we determine not to use a foregoing in tie with any Apple Watch band, accessory, or otherwise, solely as specifically certified by Apple in a apart created agreement.”

WatchAware podcast debuts

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Do we wish to hear some-more about Apple Watch? Our sister site, WatchAware, has introduced a new podcast. New episodes of WatchAware atmosphere any Thursday.

What’s function in a week ahead? Come behind to AppAdvice to find out.