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  • Beats Pill+ Bluetooth Speaker in White Discounted to $116 at Target and Amazon The Beats Pill+ Bluetooth speaker has received a notable discount today at two retailers, with the White model specifically getting marked down to one of the lowest price points seen for the device. At both Target and Amazon you can get the Beats Pill+… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Apple Tops Fortune’s List of World’s Most Admired Companies for 11th Consecutive Year Apple has topped Fortune’s annual list of the World’s Most Admired Companies for the 11th consecutive year. Apple finished ahead of Amazon, the runner-up for a second consecutive year, while Google’s parent Alphabet, Warren Buffett’s holding company… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Facebook Doubling Down on Stories Format By Testing Ability to Post From Desktop Facebook is testing a feature that will let users post stories on Mac and PC, in an effort to further make the ephemeral sharing feature stick on the platform. Once the test rolls out wide, Facebook users will be able to click an “Upload Photo” button … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens ...
  • Intel: Problem in patches for Spectre, Meltdown extends to newer chips (Reuters) – Data center computers with Intel Corp’s newer chips might reboot more often than normal because of problems with the patches issued to fix the so-called Spectre and Meltdown security flaws, the company said on Wednesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Airbnb Debuts ‘Pay Less Up Front’ Checkout Option to Lower Initial Cost of Bookings Vacation and apartment rental service Airbnb this week launched a new way for its customers to cut down the initial cost of expensive bookings for an Airbnb location. Called “Pay Less Up Front” and available on iOS, Android, and the web, the featur… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Canadian charged with running LeakedSource.com, selling stolen info TORONTO (Reuters) – A Canadian man accused of operating the LeakedSource.com website, a major repository of stolen online credentials, appeared in a Toronto court on Monday charged with trafficking in billions of stolen personal identity records. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • WeChat Users Again Allowed to Send Tips After Apple and Tencent Reach Deal Apple and Tencent, the company that owns the popular WeChat messaging app, have reached a deal that will let WeChat users resume sending in-app tips to content creators, reports The Wall Street Journal. Apple first asked Chinese social networking ap… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Some Chinese Apple users warned by firm on dodging new data law BEIJING (Reuters) – Some Chinese users of Apple Inc’s products who have created Apple IDs overseas to circumvent a new law that requires their personal data to be stored within China say they have been warned by the tech giant that they risk losing th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in ...
  • Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of tvOS 11.2.5 to Developers Apple today seeded the fifth beta of an upcoming tvOS 11.2.5 update to developers for testing purposes, one week after seeding the fourth beta and almost a month after the release of tvOS 11.2.1, an update that introduced a fix for a HomeKit vulnerabil… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Facebook changes News Feed, investors click on ‘sad’ (Reuters) – Shares of Facebook Inc fell more than 4 percent on Friday and were on track for their worst session in more than three months after Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg announced changes that he said would hit user engagement in the near term. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Turkey reinstates 1,823 civil servants linked to app used by coup plotters: Anadolu ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey on Friday reinstated more than 1,800 civil servants purged after a 2016 failed coup, determining they had no links to the network of a cleric accused of masterminding the putsch, state-run Anadolu news agency said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Facebook is Testing a New City-Specific ‘Today’ Feed for Local News and Events Facebook is currently testing a new section of its mobile app called “Today in…”, which serves up a feed of city-specific events, announcements, and local news, according to TechCrunch. The company is kicking off the local hub with a small batch … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • End-to-End Encryption Comes to Skype Through Signal Partnership Microsoft is testing a new “Private Conversations” feature in Skype, which is being introduced through a partnership with Signal. Skype is using the Signal Protocol for the feature, allowing users to take advantage of strong end-to-end encryption fo… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Dropbox files confidentially for U.S. IPO: source (Reuters) – Data-sharing business Dropbox Inc has filed confidentially for a U.S. initial public offering, a source close to the matter said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter ...
  • Pokémon GO Will Soon Require iOS 11 Niantic on Tuesday announced that Pokémon GO will require a device running iOS 11 or later at the end of February. The company plans to release an update for Pokémon GO around February 28, 2018 that will end support for older iPhone and iPad model… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Jimmy Iovine Dismisses Rumors Suggesting He Plans to Leave Apple Last week, rumors from several sources suggested Apple Music executive Jimmy Iovine was planning to leave Apple in August following the final vesting of his stock, but Iovine yesterday told Variety that he isn’t going to leave the company. Iovine ma… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • CES 2018: Alpine Electronics Reveals 9-Inch Aftermarket CarPlay System That ‘Hovers’ in Front of Dash Alpine Electronics at CES today unveiled a new aftermarket CarPlay system with a “hover” design that floats in front of the vehicle’s dashboard instead of being embedded directly into it. The company said that the iLX-F309 “doesn’t require custom insta… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Ad Firms Hit Hard by Apple’s Intelligent Tracking Prevention Feature in Safari Internet ad firms are losing out on “hundreds of millions of dollars” following the implementation of anti-tracking features introduced to Safari with iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra, reports The Guardian. One of the largest advertising firms, Criteo, … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of tvOS 11.2.5 to Developers [Updated: Public Beta Available] Apple today seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming tvOS 11.2.5 update to developers for testing purposes, one week after seeding the third beta and almost a month after the release of tvOS 11.2.1, an update that introduced a fix for a HomeKit vulnerabil… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • The strong case for a citizens’ wealth fund | Letters Professor Steve Schifferes says a citizens’ wealth fund in the UK could be the key to boosting productivity, tackling inequality, and giving citizens a new sense of control over their lives. Plus Michael Gold says that if the tech giants paid tax prope… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Twitter misses deadline to provide information to Senate WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Twitter Inc. missed a deadline on Monday to provide the U.S. Senate Intelligence committee with information about alleged Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 U.S. election, a spokeswoman for the committee’s top Democrat, Sen… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Sprouts signs on with Instacart as U.S. grocers experiment with delivery LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – U.S. healthy food supermarket chain Sprouts Farmers Market on Tuesday said it will offer home delivery through Instacart, becoming the latest grocer to partner with the startup since Amazon.com revived its push into food sales… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • CES 2018: Brinks Announces New HomeKit-Compatible ARRAY Smart Lights and Lock Home security brand Brinks is expanding its ARRAY line of smart home products with new outdoor lighting options equipped with cameras and smart deadbolts that let you make sure your door is secure from afar. The ARRAY Smart Light fixtures, which are… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Microsoft says security patches slowing down PCs, servers FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Microsoft Corp said on Tuesday the patches released to guard against Meltdown and Spectre security threats slowed down some personal computers and servers, with systems running on older Intel Corp processors seeing a noticeable de… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • CES 2018: Misfit Announces New ‘Misfit Path’ Hybrid Smart Watch Misfit, known for its line of affordable fitness tracking devices and smart watches, today announced the launch of the Misfit Path, its latest smart watch. The Misfit Path is Misfit’s smallest smart watch yet, allowing it to look much like a traditi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Twitter, Snapchat tie up with Fox to provide coverage of FIFA World Cup (Reuters) – Twenty First Century Fox Inc’s Fox Sports is partnering with Twitter Inc to stream a live show and Snap Inc’s Snapchat to showcase stories with matchday highlights on the FIFA World Cup soccer tournament to be hosted in Russia later this ye… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • LG Expected to Supply Face ID Technology on New iPhone X, iPad Pro, and iPhone X Plus This Year Apple is planning a significant investment in LG Innotek to secure supply of 3D sensing modules for next-generation iPhone and iPad models expected to launch this year, according to Korean website The Investor. iPad Pro render by Benjamin Geskin and… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • CES 2018: August Announces Expansion of In-Home Delivery Service ‘August Access’ Today at CES, smart lock maker August announced the expansion of its in-home delivery service “August Access,” which will roll out in partnership with delivery company Deliv. Similar to Amazon Key, customers who use August’s service will grant Deliv dr… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • CES 2018: Orbit Adding HomeKit to Lawn and Garden Watering Systems Orbit at CES 2018 this week announced that it is adding HomeKit compatibility to its new B-hyve smart hose faucet timer and a new version of its B-hyve smart sprinkler timer that will be released later this month. iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch use… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Apple Begins Selling Refurbished 10.5-Inch iPad Pro Models Apple today has added refurbished 10.5-inch iPad Pro models to its online store for the first time in the United States and Canada. There are currently around 20 configurations available to choose from, including Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi + Cellular variant… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Alibaba will ‘seriously consider’ Hong Kong listing, says founder Ma SHANGHAI/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will “seriously consider” listing in Hong Kong, founder Jack Ma said, potentially providing a powerful boost to the financial hub which is preparing to allow dual-class share listings. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • CES 2018: Apple Watch Users Can Control Select Whirlpool Washers, Dryers, and Ovens Early This Year Whirlpool today at CES 2018 announced that some of its washers, dryers, and ovens will be controllable with an Apple Watch in the near future. The home appliance maker said it will be releasing a watchOS app in early 2018 that will enable Apple Wa… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Apple Says $29 Battery Replacements Are One-Per-iPhone When Device Passes Diagnostic Test iPhone users hoping to double dip on Apple’s discounted $29 battery replacements this year may find themselves out of luck. While we previously confirmed that Apple is offering $29 battery replacements to any customer with an iPhone 6 or n… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • CES 2018: Hyper Launches 8-in-1 USB-C Hub With Built-In 7.5W Wireless Charger Hyper, a brand owned by Sanyo, today announced the upcoming launch of a new HyperDrive USB-C Hub, which is available for pre-order on Kickstarter starting today. The HyperDrive USB-C Hub, which is compatible with all USB-C equipped MacBook and MacBo… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • CES 2018: Ring Announces New Line of Home Security Devices Ring, the company behind the well-known Ring video doorbell, today announced the launch of a full home security ecosystem that includes a range of new products like indoor/outdoor security cameras and connected outdoor lights. The new battery-powere… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • CES 2018: Incase Announces New MacBook Pro Sleeve With USB-C Port and Integrated 14,000mAh Battery Incase today announced the upcoming launch of a new IconConnected Power Sleeve for the MacBook Pro, which is designed to be an all-in-one protection and power solution for Apple’s latest notebook computers. The IconConnected Power Sleeve combines th… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Bitcoin slides as website drops South Korea prices from virtual currency rates NEW YORK (Reuters) – Bitcoin sank on Monday after website CoinMarketCap removed prices from South Korean exchanges from its calculations of digital currency rates without any warning, resulting in a steep drop in all virtual coins they track. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Abode Announces ‘Iota’ HomeKit-Compatible Home Security Gateway and Camera Abode Systems today announced the iota, an all-in-one security camera that’s designed to offer security and integration with other smart home products. The iota features a 1080p camera that can be used for home monitoring purposes, along with a buil… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • French opposition, Twitter users slam Macron’s anti-fake-news plans PARIS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron’s plans to legislate against fake news are running into opposition. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple Launches ‘Back to University’ Promo in Australia/New Zealand: Free Beats With Mac or iPad Pro Apple today launched its annual Back to University promotion in Australia and New Zealand, offering the choice of a free pair of Beats Solo3, BeatsX, or Powerbeats3 headphones to qualifying students, teachers, lecturers, and educational staff members w… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Intel downplays fears security patch will slow computers (Reuters) – Intel Corp downplayed concerns that software updates to address security vulnerabilities in its computer chips will degrade performance of computers as businesses and consumers scrambled to figure out whether installing the patches would s… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Amazon Readies Bid for English Premier League Soccer Streaming Rights Amazon could be preparing to bid next month for the rights to stream English Premier League soccer matches, if a report by Bloomberg this morning is anything to go by. According to a source familiar with the matter, the digital giant sees the Engli… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Spotify reaches 70 million subscribers (Reuters) – Music streaming service Spotify, which filed confidentially with U.S. regulators for an initial public offering on Wednesday, has 70 million subscribers, it said in a tweet on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in ...
  • Apple Joins Alliance for Open Media to Pursue Better Video Compression Apple recently joined the Alliance for Open Media as a founding member, according to an updated member list first noticed by CNET. The Alliance for Open Media, according to its website, was formed to “define and develop media codecs, media formats, … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Jimmy Iovine Allegedly Planning to Leave Apple in August Apple Music exec Jimmy Iovine, who works alongside Dr. Dre, Eddy Cue, Robert Kondrk, Trent Reznor and other prominent executives is planning to leave Apple in August, reports Billboard. The rumor about Iovine’s alleged departure from Apple first sur… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • TiVo Reveals ‘Next-Gen Platform’ to Combine Cable and Streaming Content Across Multiple Devices TiVo this morning announced a new “Next-Gen Platform” that aims to combine content from cable tv, streaming, DVR, and on-demand all in one place (via Engadget). The enterprise announcement is aimed at operators who might partner with TiVo on the platfo… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • How to Open a Recently Closed Tab in Safari on Your iOS Device Accidentally close a browser tab in Safari on iOS and want to open it back up? There’s a simple gesture for that, which you may not know about. Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos. All you have to do is open up the tab view i… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens ...
  • German tax office targets Chinese online retailers: Handelsblatt FRANKFURT/BERLIN (Reuters) – German tax investigators have seized goods and accounts of about 100 Chinese online retailers selling products via Amazon.com Inc in Germany and failing to pay sales taxes, daily Handelsblatt reported on Thursday, citing i… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • U.K. Smart Home Firm Hive Announces View Smart Camera With Detachable Camera Cube Hive, the U.K. smart connected home company backed by British Gas, today announced the Hive View, a smart indoor camera with an emphasis on style and high definition livestream security. The 130-degree wide angle lens camera is capable of 1080p liv… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • How to Close All of Your Safari Tabs at Once on iPhone or iPad There are some iOS gestures and tricks that have been around forever, but remain relatively hidden because they’re hard to find unless you know about them. Closing all of the tabs in your Safari browser on an iOS device is one such trick — it’s sim… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Apple Seeds Third Beta of iOS 11.2.5 to Developers [Updated] Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming iOS 11.2.5 update to developers, two weeks after seeding the second beta and three weeks after releasing iOS 11.2.1, an update that introduced a fix for a HomeKit vulnerability. Registered developers … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Apple Seeds Third Beta of macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 to Developers [Updated] Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 update to developers, two weeks after seeding the second beta and a month after releasing macOS High Sierra 10.13.2, the second major update to the macOS High Sierra operating s… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Apple Seeds Third Beta of watchOS 4.2.2 to Developers Apple today seeded the third beta of an upcoming watchOS 4.2.2 update to developers, two weeks after seeding the second beta and a month after releasing watchOS 4.2, an update that introduced support for Apple Pay Cash. Once the proper configuration… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Promise Technology Now Offering Custom Configurations for Pegasus3 Desktop RAID Storage Solutions Promise Technology will soon offer custom configurations for its Pegasus3 line of Thunderbolt 3 desktop RAID storage solutions, allowing customers to configure a Pegasus3 RAID enclosure to meet specific needs. Pricing on custom Pegasus3 configuratio… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Intel Memory Access Design Flaw Already Addressed by Apple in macOS 10.13.2 A serious design flaw and security vulnerability discovered in Intel CPUs has reportedly already been partially addressed by Apple in the recent macOS 10.13.2 update, which was released to the public on December 6. According to developer Alex Ionescu, Apple introduced a fix in macOS 10.13.2, with additional tweaks set to be introduced in macOS 10.13.3, ...
  • Kenya betting firm pulls 600 million shillings sports sponsorship over tax row NAIROBI (Reuters) – A Kenyan online sports betting firm has canceled 600 million shillings ($5.80 million) in direct annual sponsorship for the country’s main football league and other sports, after the government hiked taxes for such firms by more tha… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Samsung Announces First QLED Curved Monitor With Thunderbolt 3 Last month, LG announced a new set of Thunderbolt 3 monitors to be officially unveiled at CES 2018. Not to be outdone at the January event, Samsung today unveiled the first curved display with Thunderbolt 3 connectivity. The 34-inch CJ791 monitor f… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple leads race to become world’s first $1tn company Tech giants likely to pass record valuation if share price rises echo 2017 performance with Amazon, Google, Microsoft and Facebook in with a chanceThe race is on to become the world’s first trillion-dollar company, with all eyes fixed on tech giants su… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple’s 2018 iPhone Lineup May Include Second-Generation iPhone SE Apple is planning to launch a second-generation iPhone SE in 2018 to target the mid-range smartphone market, according to a new report on predicted global smartphone production growth in 2018 shared this morning by Taiwanese market research firm TrendF… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • YouTuber Logan Paul says suicide video was ‘huge mistake’ LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – American YouTube star Logan Paul on Tuesday apologized for posting a video of a suicide victim in Japan, saying he had made a “huge mistake” and was ashamed of himself. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Academic researchers fire latest shots in adblocking arms race Manipulating javascript can overcome publishers’ software. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in ...
  • China’s cyber watchdog raps top news apps over vulgar content BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s internet watchdog has ordered two top news feed sites to temporarily suspend parts of their platforms for broadcasting “vulgar” content and failing to implement censorship measures, amid tightening state control of what appe… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Apple Patent Filing Describes Wireless Power Transfer System That Can Prioritize Devices Two days ago, we reported that Energous had received FCC certification for the company’s first-generation WattUp Mid Field transmitter, which powers up devices at a distance of up to three feet away. As noted by VentureBeat, this week also saw two new … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • China investigating head of online finance platform that handled $7.6 billion SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The head of a Chinese online financing platform that handled over 50 billion yuan ($7.65 billion)in transactions is under investigation after surrendering himself to authorities, state news agency Xinhua said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Apple to Offer $29 iPhone Battery Replacements, More Battery Health Info in iOS Apple this afternoon addressed customer concerns about an ongoing controversy over power management features in older iPhones, pledging to introduce more detailed information about battery health and reducing the price of battery replacements for all o… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Coffee, tea or bikini? VietJet stands by racy calendar in face of criticism HANOI/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Vietnam’s VietJet Aviation said on Thursday it was standing by a controversial “bikini” calendar, a marketing ploy featuring scantily clad female models that has prompted criticism in conservative Southeast Asia and beyond. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Target’s End-of-the-Year iPad Deals: $250 for 32GB 9.7-inch iPad and $300 for 128GB iPad mini 4 Sales celebrating the end of 2017 are in full swing, and Target this week has priced the 32GB 9.7-inch iPad from early 2017 at $249.99, down from $329.99. Currently, that’s $30 cheaper than another sale on the same iPad that Best Buy is run… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Apple Holding Discussions With Saudi Arabian Government to Open Retail Store in 2019 Apple could debut its first retail location within Saudi Arabia as soon as 2019, thanks to the government’s current push towards a “high-tech look” for the country. Reuters reports today that officials in Saudi Arabia’s capital of Riyadh — including C… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • iMac Pro Base Model Teardown Reveals 2x SSD RAID Configuration and Four 8GB DIMM Modules While we await iFixit’s inevitable comprehensive teardown of Apple’s new iMac Pro, third party Mac component supplier OWC has just published its own teardown video, providing some interesting tidbits on the internal configuration of the non-user upgrad… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook Earned $102 Million in 2017, Must Now Fly Privately for Security Reasons In fiscal 2017, Apple CEO Tim Cook received a salary of $3.06 million plus $9.33 million in bonuses and stock worth $89.2 million for a total compensation package of approximately $102 million, reports Bloomberg. The data was shared … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Tips and Tricks for Getting the Most Out of Your New AirPods AirPods were a hot ticket item this holiday season, selling out from Apple and other retailers. We’re guessing quite a few MacRumors readers got new AirPods during the holidays, so we thought we’d share some super handy tips and tricks that’ll help … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • The Guardian view on capitalism without capital | Editorial An idea whose time has come: Over the holiday season the Guardian is examining themes that have emerged to give shape to 2018. Today we look at intangible economiesNo country is governed by a Capitalist party, although there is no shortage of capitalis… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Vietnam unveils 10,000-strong cyber unit to combat ‘wrong views’ HANOI (Reuters) – Vietnam has unveiled a new, 10,000-strong military cyber warfare unit to counter “wrong” views on the Internet, media reported, amid a widening crackdown on critics of the one-party state. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn ...
  • Russia’s Putin calls for Web activities of some firms to be monitored MOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Monday the Russian authorities should monitor the activity of “some companies” on social media during next year’s presidential election and assess the extent of their involvement in domestic politics…. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • UBS eyes wider rollout of online wealth management service ZURICH (Reuters) – UBS, the world’s biggest private bank, is considering rolling out its online investment platform in more countries after a successful trial in Britain, a senior manager of its wealth management business said. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...