Apple Store in Maryland Makes History by Voting to Unionize

Apple Store employees in Maryland have made history by voting to officially unionize, becoming the first Apple retail location to do so in the US after efforts by Apple to calm down unionization efforts. As reported by CNBC, employees at the ‌Apple Store‌ in Towson, Maryland voted 65 for and 33 against a call to … Read more

How to cancel Apple Arcade, News+, TV+, or other App Store subscriptions

Source: iMore If you’ve been trying out Apple’s Arcade, TV+, News+ subscription, TV apps like STARZ or HBO GO, or music subscription services like Pandora Premium, but you want to cancel before you get charged, it’s simple to cancel. The process is different depending on what Apple device you’re using, but we can help you … Read more

5 keys to the frictionless store of tomorrow

The objective of frictionless shopping, frictionless checkout, and autonomous stores is to improve the customer experience and increase convenience. Any of us can put ourselves in the shoes of a shopper and think about how nice it would be to never have to wait in line to give someone our money. I get that. However, … Read more

Apple Seemingly Removing ‘Outdated’ Apps From the App Store

Apple appears to be removing a large number of apps from the App Store that have not been updated for “a significant amount of time” (via The Verge). According to an “App Improvement Notice” email sent to affected developers, Apple is removing apps that have “not been updated in a significant amount of time” unless … Read more

Calculating (and cutting) your carbon footprint at the grocery store

Ryan Lewis will tell you: Decreasing one’s carbon footprint is a lot like playing the game of whack-a-mole. Take a specific sector like food. Buy a product with low packaging, and you might have to worry about farming practices. Buying organic tomatoes is good, but what if they are from halfway across the world? For … Read more

Apple Celebrating Earth Day With $1 Donation for Every Apple Store Purchase Made With Apple Pay

From now until Earth Day on April 22, Apple is planning to donate $1 to the World Wildlife Fund for every Apple Pay transaction made in Apple Stores, through the Apple Store app, or on the website. Apple announced the promotion in an email that went out to ‌Apple Pay‌ users today, and it … Read more