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

New Ios 8.1 Homescreen On An White Iphone 6 Display

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


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


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


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


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?


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


Source: Casetify

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


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.