EarPods

Apple Will No Longer Include EarPods with iPhones Sold in France

According to a notice posted by a French carrier, Apple will stop including EarPods with every iPhone sold in France starting January 24, iGeneration is reporting (via MacRumors). Previously, Apple was required by French law to include EarPods in the box with every ‌iPhone‌ but now, that law has been amended in favour of reducing the...

Lightning EarPods Remote Not Working? Fix Coming Says Apple

Apple has told Business Insider a future software update is coming to fix a random bug with the company’s latest Lightning EarPods, included in the box with every iPhone 7. The intermittent issue--which is the first we've read about--causes the remote to stop working—as per BI: The glitch doesn't happen every time. It's seemingly intermittent and...

Apple Looking to Trademark ‘AirPods’, Points to Wireless Headphones

Multiple international trademark applications for an “AirPods” audio accessory, filed by a shell company, suggests Apple might be working to bring wireless version of its EarPods headphones to market. A company based out of Delaware named Entertainment in Flight, LLC, filed the AirPods trademark application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on September 22,...

Apple’s Future EarPods May Detect User’s Presence With Onboard Sensors

According to a report by AppleInsider, two new Apple patent filings published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office today show an earbud design that can detect user’s ears, control noise cancellation and music playback based on data from onboard sensors. With Apple making a recent $3 billion acquisition of Beats Electronics, it is likely that the company...

Secret Author Apologizes: Biometric EarPods Rumour Was a Prank

A few days back, a rumour claimed that Apple may launch redesigned EarPods headphones with integrated biometric sensors for measuring heart rate and blood pressure. However, an anonymous Tumblr from the Secret post’s author today is claiming that the rumour was merely a prank. The author notes that he had only posted the rumour as a joke,...

Apple Rumoured to Launch EarPods with Biometric Sensors

According to MacRumors, a new ‘wild rumour' is suggesting that Apple may launch redesigned EarPods headphones with integrated biometric sensors for measuring heart rate and blood pressure. The claim, which adds that EarPods will sport an extra mic for 'noise cancelling’ as well, was first posted on anonymous information sharing platform Secret, which makes it impossible...