The technology lets smartphones communicate wirelessly with other devices such as point-of-sale terminals.
The latest record is available for free on Apple’s iTunes online stores to half a billion iTunes users.
Apple is forging ties with the fashion world as it plots its foray into the field of wearable technology.
Experts and mobile developers have called out inadequacies in Apple’s cloud-services security.
The new function will allow owners to securely make mobile payments in a store with the touch of a finger.
Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision Industry will begin mass production of Apple's next-generation iPhone.