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Apple Reminds Developers About 64-Bit Requirement for Mac Apps

Starting in January 2018, all new apps submitted to the Mac App Store must include 64-bit support. Existing apps have until June 2018 to support this requirement. On a post to its developer website today, Apple reminded developers of the coming change. Apple is also urging developers who distribute apps outside the official Mac App […]

Apple to Drop 32-Bit App Support in iOS 11 Claims Developer

Starting this fall, all iOS apps will need to support 64-bit, as Apple is planning to make a drastic move: it will allegedly drop support entirely for 32-bit apps. That means a dead end for legacy apps. According to well-known developer Steven Troughton-Smith (via 9to5Mac), this is one of the surprises Apple is planning. However,...

A Summary of the New iPod Touch With A8 Chip

Yesterday, Apple introduced the next generation iPod Touch, which features an A8 processor. Today, James Dempsey has released a summary of Apple’s newly released iOS device. Developers have often turned to the iPod Touch as a relatively inexpensive testing device. The previous generation of the device was released nearly four years ago and sits at...

Surprise! Qualcomm Launches 64-bit Processors Just Like Apple

With the release of the new iPhone 5S back in September, Apple introduced its new A7 chip, the world’s first 64-bit mobile chip. Just a few months after former Qualcomm executive, Anand Chandrasekher made negative comments about Apple’s 64-bit A7 chip, Qualcomm has announced they will be making the move to 64-bit. Qualcomm will be using...