Apple and resellers accused of iPhone price-fixing in Russia

Apple doesn’t sell iPhones directly in Russia, but it’s being investigated by the country’s federal Anti-Monopoly Service for colluding with resellers to fix the price on its devices. The government agency revealed today that it has opened a case against Apple and 16 major resellers that all had identical prices for the iPhone 6s and […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

New MacBook Pro may pack Touch ID power button

Apple’s upcoming MacBook Pro refresh won’t just bring a fancy OLED touchbar for customizable function keys, but also the first Touch ID sensor on a Mac, according to a new report. And it will be built into the notebook’s power button. Reliable KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo first promised us a big MacBook Pro redesign […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Hulu is killing free streaming

Getting your weekly fix of new TV shows from Hulu is about to get more expensive, as the streaming video service plans to phase out its free tier that was supported with ad revenue. After letting users watch thousands of episodes for free since it launched nine years ago, Hulu has partnered with Yahoo to […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Leaked iPhone 7 logic board reveals tiny chip changes

A slew of leaked iPhone 7 casings have already given us a good idea of what Apple’s new device will look like on the inside, but we now have a better idea what it will pack on the inside, too, thanks to some photos out of Asia. The leaked pictures claim to show a bare […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

Crooked Path, Instagram Stories, and other awesome apps

From a Snapchat-inspired Instagram update to a beautifully frustrating endless runner puzzle game, we’ve sifted through this week’s most exciting apps to bring you the ones you absolutely need to download now. Check out our picks below. Trust us, this is the way you want to spend Sunday! Disney Mix Chances are that Disney Mix […](via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens) Source: cultofmac

New Rogue One Trailer Comes Out Thursday During Olympics

Count the minutes folks: the newest trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story debuts this Thursday during NBC’s coverage of the 2016 Rio Summer Games. When will it air? What will it contain? I wish I could tell you, young padawans, but we’ll just have to wait and see.Read more... Source: Gizmodo