Automation

Apple Refunding Customers Who Recently Purchased Workflow App

Last week, Apple acquired popular iOS automation app Workflow. Following the acquisition, the company made the app free on the App Store. If you are a user who purchased the app shortly before the acquisition, this may have angered you. In order to remedy this, Apple has started refunding customers who purchased Workflow over the...

Apple SVP Joins US Government Committee on Automated Vehicles

It may come as a surprise, but those who have been following Apple have already heard (yet officially unconfirmed) rumours of a possible electric self-driving car: Apple's vice president of environment, policy and social initiatives has just joined a new US Department of Transportation (US DOT) committee. The newly formed committee was announced yesterday on...

Foxconn Begins Automating Production at its Factories in China

In a statement issued by Foxconn Automation Technology Development Committee’s general manager Dai Jia-peng, Foxconn has started automating production at its factories in China, a process that will be completed in three phases. According to DigiTimes, Foxconn aims to fully automate all of its manufacturing facilities in China, starting by setting up individual automated work stations for work that is...

Day One 2 for iOS and OS X Adds IFTTT Integration

Day One for iOS and OS X recently went through some big changes in an update to version 2.0, and it turns out that was only a fraction of what the company had planned for the app. The most recent update to the app brings If This Than That (IFTTT) integration. Day One 2 now...