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  • Macintosh Turns 35 Today marks the 35th anniversary of Apple’s late co-founder Steve Jobs unveiling the original Macintosh. Jobs pulled the Macintosh out of a bag during Apple’s annual shareholders meeting on January 24, 1984 at the Flint Center in Cupertino, Califo… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • To fight election meddling, Google’s cyber unit Jigsaw extends its anti-DDoS protections to European politicos Jigsaw, the cybersecurity-focused division owned by Google parent Alphabet, is now allowing political organizations in Europe to sign up for its anti-web flooding technology for free. Until now, the free-to-use technology designed to protect political campaigns and websites against distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks — dubbed Project Shield — was only available to news sites and journalists, ...
  • Zimbabwe’s government faces off against its tech community over internet restrictions Jake Bright Contributor Jake Bright is a writer and author in New York City. He is co-author of The Next Africa. More posts by this contributor Harley Davidson reveals more about its push into electric vehicles Venture capital, global expansion, blockchain and drones characterize African tech in 2018 After days of intermittent blackouts at the ...
  • Apple Continued to Spend Near-Record Amounts of Money Lobbying the Trump Administration in 2018 Apple spent $6.6 million on lobbying the U.S. government in 2018, after spending a record $7.1 million in 2017, according to disclosure forms (Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4) filed with the Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives. Apple’s… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Hulu Drops Price of Ad-Supported Service to $5.99/Month, but Raises Live TV Price Hulu today announced a revised pricing structure, which will see it cutting the cost of its base streaming tier just days after Netflix announced a price hike. Hulu’s base service, which offers access to more than 85,000 episodes of on-demand televi… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 74 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced three years ago in March 2016. Apple designed the Safari Technology Preview to test features that may be introduced into future release ver… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Target Confirms Apple Pay Rollout Won’t Include REDcard Target yesterday announced that all of its stores will begin accepting Apple Pay in the coming weeks, but it still won’t be possible to add its store-branded REDcard debit or credit cards to the Apple Wallet app. REDcard is Target’s loyalty program, offering an automatic five percent off most purchases everyday. “REDcards cannot be added to ...
  • Next-Gen AirPods With ‘Health Monitoring’ Features Said to be Coming in First Half of 2019 DigiTimes reports today that Apple will release next-generation AirPods that include “health monitoring features” in the first half of 2019. In terms of wireless headsets, Apple is set to release AirPods 2 sometime in the first half of 2019, and the new wireless earbuds with discrete designs to carry health monitoring functions are expected to receive ...
  • Amazon Pulls Echo Wall Clock Over Connectivity Issues Amazon has pulled its Echo Wall Clock over concerns about connectivity issues, just a little over a month since it began shipping the product. The Wall Clock’s lack of availability on the Amazon website was first spotted by The Wall Street Journal… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • iPhone XS Max Ranks ‘Among the Best’ in DxOMark’s Selfie Camera Test, but Loses Points for Low-Light Performance DxOMark today published the results of its “Selfie scores” test, which gauged the performance of the front-facing cameras for 12 modern smartphones. Apple’s iPhone XS Max sits at fourth place on the overall selfie rankings with a score of 82, beaten out by Google Pixel 3, Galaxy Note 9, and Xiaomi Mi MIX 3. According to ...
  • Apple Releasing iOS 12.1.3 With Bug Fixes for HomePod, iPad Pro, CarPlay, Messages and More Today Apple will today release iOS 12.1.3, the fifth update to the iOS 12 operating system since its September launch. iOS 12.1.3 is a minor update that follows iOS 12.1.2 (iPhone only), released back in December, and iOS 12.1.1, also released in December. … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Apple Releases tvOS 12.1.2 for Fourth and Fifth-Generation Apple TV Apple today released tvOS 12.1.2, the fourth update to the tvOS 12 operating system designed for the fourth and fifth-generation Apple TV models. tvOS 12.1.2 comes more than a month after the launch of tvOS 12.1.1. tvOS 12.1.2 can be downloaded over… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Netflix Debuts New Integration for Sharing Movies and TV Shows in Instagram Stories Netflix today launched a new Instagram integration that’s designed to allow Instagram users to share their favorite movies and TV shows in Stories, reports Variety. The feature can be used by selecting a title of choice within the Netflix app for iO… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook in Davos for World Economic Forum, Does Education-Related Interview Apple CEO Tim Cook is at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland this week, meeting with world leaders, mingling with other CEOs of major companies, attending dinners, and doing interviews. According to reports on Twitter, Cook met with Arm… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Australia’s Commonwealth Bank Now Supports Apple Pay Commonwealth Bank (CBA) today implemented support for Apple Pay, making it the second of Australia’s “Big Four” banks to offer the payments service. CBA is the biggest retail bank in Australia and was a notable Apple Pay holdout. Multiple MacRumors readers in Australia have reported being able to add their Commonwealth Bank cards to Apple Pay, ...
  • Apple Releases Updated HomePod Software With Bug Fixes Alongside the release of iOS 12.1.3, the latest update to the iOS 12 operating system, Apple has released new 12.1.13 software that’s designed for the HomePod. The new HomePod software will be installed automatically on the HomePod after you update … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Apple Asks Users to Submit Their Best ‘Shot on iPhone’ Photos for New Challenge Apple is hosting a “Shot on iPhone” photography challenge, and is asking iPhone users to submit outstanding photographs that were captured on an iPhone. Entries are being collected starting today, with users able to submit a photo on Instagram or Twitter using the “#ShotOniPhone” hash tag or submitting a high-resolution photo to shotoniphone@apple.com with the file ...
  • Apple Named ‘World’s Most Admired Company’ for 12th Year in a Row Despite its recent financial stumble, Apple has topped Fortune‘s annual ranking of the World’s Most Admired Companies for the 12th consecutive year. Apple finished ahead of Amazon, the runner-up for a third consecutive year, while Warren Buffett’s holding company Berkshire Hathaway, The Walt Disney Company, and coffee chain Starbucks rounded off the top five. Apple rivals ...
  • Facebook backs election integrity, AI initiatives in Germany Facebook has launched German initiatives to defend election integrity and examine the ethics of artificial intelligence (AI), its operations chief said on Sunday, seeking to convince skeptics it is serious about privacy and democracy. 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 ...
  • ‘The goal is to automate us’: welcome to the age of surveillance capitalism Shoshana Zuboff’s new book is a chilling exposé of the business model that underpins the digital world. Observer tech columnist John Naughton explains the importance of Zuboff’s work and asks the author 10 key questionsWe’re living through the most pro… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Apple Ordered to Retract Part of Press Release in Ongoing Qualcomm Battle Apple has been ordered to stop using a part of a recent press release that claimed the iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 would still be available in Germany through carriers and resellers, reports Bloomberg. Apple released the statement following a preliminary … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple’s New Smart Battery Case: Everything You Need to Know Apple in January launched Smart Battery Cases designed for the iPhone XS, XS Max, and iPhone XR. The Smart Battery Cases are designed to add additional battery life to Apple’s newest iPhones. Priced at $129, the Smart Battery Cases come in either black or white and are made from the same material as Apple’s silicone cases. ...
  • HomePod Now Available for Purchase in China and Hong Kong Apple earlier this week announced that the HomePod would be available in China and Hong Kong on Friday, January 18, and as promised, the smart speaker is now available for purchase in both locations. HomePod is priced at 2,799 yuan in China and HK&#… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Google Pixel 3 ‘Lite’ Shows Up in Video Leak Google’s answer to the iPhone XR appears to be close to launch in the form of a more affordable version of its flagship Pixel 3 smartphone, if a new video leak is accurate. Andro News apparently got hold of a pre-production unit of the upcoming mid-range phone, which is dubbed Pixel 3 “Lite”. The device closely ...
  • Next-Generation iPhone XR Said to Feature 4×4 MIMO Antenna Design Enabling Faster Data Speeds The next-generation iPhone XR will feature a 4×4 MIMO antenna design, according to a Barclays research note obtained by MacRumors. 4×4 MIMO, short for multiple-input, multiple-output, has the potential to significantly improve LTE transmission by … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Deals Spotlight: Get Aukey’s USB Wall Chargers for as Low as $7 This Week Popular third-party accessory company Aukey has debuted a new crop of discount codes this week, this time including two sales on useful wall charger accessories. Both of the deals seen below will expire on Monday, January 21, so be sure to check them out on Amazon and place your order before the end of the ...
  • Apple Pay Head Jennifer Bailey to Deliver Keynote at World’s Largest Payments Technology Event Apple Pay vice president Jennifer Bailey will be the keynote speaker at TRANSACT, the world’s largest payments technology event. Bailey, who leads the Apple Pay team under Apple services chief Eddy Cue, will discuss how Apple is bringing customers and merchants an “easy, convenient, and secure payments experience,” according to the announcement. “I’m thrilled to talk ...
  • Apple in Discussions With Private Medicare Plans to Offer Apple Watch to Seniors Apple is in talks with at least three private Medicare plans in regards to subsidizing the Apple Watch for people over the age of 65. The news comes from a report today by CNBC, citing sources familiar with Apple’s plans. The discussions are cente… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Smart Battery Case for iPhone XS Appears to Be Compatible With iPhone X Apple yesterday debuted new Smart Battery Cases for the iPhone XS, XS Max, and XR, and review units are in the hands of members of the media and some lucky people who received early deliveries. Many iPhone X users have been wondering if the iPhone X… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Apple to Cut Back on New Hires Following Disappointing Holiday iPhone Sales Apple plans to cut back on hiring for some divisions of the company after disappointing iPhone sales during the holiday season, reports Bloomberg. Apple CEO Tim Cook shared the news with employees at an all-hands meeting earlier this month. Accordin… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Pandora Launches Voice Assistant in iOS App Following in the footsteps of Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa, Pandora today launched its own voice assistant available within its iOS and Android apps. When the app is opened, users can turn on “voice mode” and say “Hey Pandora,” asking the assistan… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • Zimbabwe’s Econet suspends internet services on government order: statement Econet Wireless Zimbabwe, the country’s largest mobile operator, said on Wednesday its internet services had been cut off following an order from the government amid deadly protests in the country. 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 Must Pay VirnetX $440 Million for Patent Infringement, Appeals Court Rules Apple must pay VirnetX $440 million after an appeals court upheld an earlier judgement in favor of the patent holding company, reports Reuters. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit today denied Apple’s appeal of a 2016 verdict that … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Facebook Stories to Get Experimental Event Planning Feature Facebook has revealed plans to start testing a way for users to “share the events” they are interested in and “coordinate to meet up with friends” using its Stories feature, according to The Verge. The test will roll out to Facebook users on iPhone and… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new ...
  • Chile considers new 19 percent tax on multinational e-commerce firms Chile is weighing proposals for a new tax of up to 19 percent on multinational digital commerce companies with local operations Finance Minister Felipe Larrain said on Thursday, a rate nearly double that originally proposed. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • TransferWise applies for Brussels license ahead of Brexit London-based financial technology startup TransferWise is applying for a money-transfer license in Brussels, in a bid to ensure its business is not disrupted if Britain crashes out of the European Union without a divorce deal, it said on Thursday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Facebook bans Philippines’ Twinmark Media Enterprises Facebook Inc said on Friday that it has banned Twinmark Media Enterprises, a Philippine digital marketing group. 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 ...
  • Indonesia’s plans to regulate ride-hailing rates threaten Grab, Go-Jek models Indonesia is preparing to launch regulations fixing the rates drivers and riders for ride-hailing services such as Grab and Go-Jek receive, two government officials said this week, creating potential obstacles for the companies’ expansion. 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 ...
  • India’s online sellers to appeal against competition commission’s Flipkart ruling A group representing online sellers in India will appeal against the Competition Commision of India’s (CCI’s) ruling in favour of Walmart-owned Flipkart, the group’s lawyer Chanakya Basa said in a release on Saturday. 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 ...
  • Scooter startup Bird tried to silence a journalist. It did not go well. Cory Doctorow doesn’t like censorship. He especially doesn’t like his own work being censored. Anyone who knows Doctorow knows his popular tech and culture blog Boing Boing, and anyone who reads Boing Boing knows Doctorow and his cohort of bloggers. The part-blogger, part special advisor at the online rights group Electronic Frontier Foundation, has written ...
  • German hacker spread right-wing, anti-Muslim views on Internet A 20-year-old student who disclosed the private data of nearly 1,000 politicians and others in one of Germany’s biggest data breaches had expressed rightwing and anti-Muslim views on the Internet, German media reported on Friday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Do AirPods Work Well on Android Devices? Though designed for the iPhone, Apple’s AirPods are also compatible with Android smartphones and tablets, so you can take advantage of Apple’s wire-free tech even if you’re an Android user or have both Android and Apple devices. You do, of course, l… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • MacRumors Giveaway: Win a ‘Limitless 2.0’ iPhone Case and Accessory from Mous For this week’s giveaway, we’ve teamed up with Mous to give MacRumors readers a chance to win an iPhone case and an iPhone case accessory from the company’s Limitless 2.0 product line. Priced from $39.99 to $59.99, the Limitless 2.0 cases feature a protective shell made from a high impact “AiroShock” material, TPU, and Polycarbonate. The ...
  • Apple Considered 5G Modem Chips From Samsung, MediaTek, and Intel for 2019 iPhones Qualcomm, Apple, and other suppliers are in court this week as Qualcomm faces off with the FTC over an antitrust lawsuit accusing the company of using anticompetitive tactics to remain the main supplier for baseband processor for smartphones. Severa… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Steep price rises and even steeper streets | Brief letters Data grabbing | Country diary | Cost of stamps | A question of perspective | Steepest street titleThe solution is surely to use the non-profit Ecosia search engine that plants trees and quite simply guarantees that it protects your data (Together we ca… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of iOS 12.1.3 to Developers and Public Beta Testers Apple today seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming iOS 12.1.3 update to developers and public beta testers, a few days after releasing the third beta and three weeks after releasing iOS 12.1.2. Registered developers can download the new iOS 12.1.3 be… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of macOS Mojave 10.14.3 Update to Developers and Public Beta Testers Apple today seeded the fourth beta of an upcoming macOS Mojave 10.14.3 update to developers and public beta testers, a few days after releasing the third beta and more than a month after the launch of macOS Mojave 10.14.2. The new macOS Mojave 10.1… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • Instagram Now Lets Users Post to Multiple Accounts Simultaneously Instagram is rolling out a new feature that allows posting content to multiple accounts at the same time. The social network confirmed to TechCrunch that the feature is now rolling out to all users of its iOS app: An Instagram spokesperson confirms … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share ...
  • A simple bug makes it easy to spoof Google search results into spreading misinformation A bug that anyone can easily exploit in Google makes it easy to kick out manipulated search results that look entirely real. The search manipulation bug was documented by Wietze Beukema, a London-based security specialist, who warned that a malicious user could use this bug to generate misinformation. This is done by splicing together values ...
  • Sources: Apple to Expand Crowded Eaton Centre Store in Toronto, More Evidence of Yonge-Bloor Flagship Emerges Apple’s efforts to modernize its chain of over 500 retail stores around the world may extend to Canada soon. Apple plans to relocate its oft-crowded store at the Eaton Centre shopping mall in Downtown Toronto to a much larger space in the mall, curr… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • CES 2019: Elgato Unveils Thunderbolt 3 Pro Dock With Dual USB-C, Dual USB-A, Gigabit Ethernet, DisplayPort, and More Elgato parent company Corsair at CES 2019 this week unveiled its new Thunderbolt 3 Pro Dock. The dock connects to the latest MacBook Pro and MacBook Air with a single Thunderbolt 3 cable and provides a wide variety of additional I/O connectivity option… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Apple Hires Prominent Facebook Critic for Internal-Facing Product Privacy Role Apple has recruited a former Facebook employee who went on to become one of the social network’s most ardent critics, reports The Financial Times (paywall). Sandy Parakilas monitored the privacy and policy compliance of Facebook developers for 18 month… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • German detained for data breach acted alone: crime office A 20-year-old German man detained for a far-reaching data breach has told investigators he acted alone, motivated by anger at statements made by the affected politicians, journalists and public figures, the BKA federal crime office said on Tuesday. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Go-Jek’s expansion hits roadblock as Philippines rejects ride-hailing application Indonesia’s Go-Jek suffered a setback to its expansion plans on Wednesday after the transport regulator in the Philippines rejected its application to launch a ride-hailing service, saying its domestic unit did not meet local ownership criteria. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • CES 2019: Kenwood and JVC Debut Lineup of Wireless CarPlay Receivers Following in the footsteps of Alpine and Pioneer, Kenwood today at CES 2019 introduced its first in-car multimedia receivers with wireless CarPlay. Kenwood is offering seven new receivers with wireless CarPlay support, many of which are part of it… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • Apple CEO Tim Cook Calls Reports That iPhone XR is a Flop ‘Bologna’ Apple CEO Tim Cook recently sat down for an interview with Mad Money’s Jim Cramer, which aired today at 6:00 p.m Eastern Time. CNBC shared tidbits of the interview this morning, but now the full discussion is available. Cook covered topics that include Apple’s recent earnings downgrade, Apple’s performance in China, iPhone upgrades, how well the ...
  • German student admits to data hack that hit Merkel and others A student confessed to one of Germany’s biggest data breaches, police said on Tuesday, ending the mystery over who hacked Angela Merkel and other public figures but doing little to ease the embarrassment of cyber security authorities. 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 Over $15 Million in 2018, Not Counting Stock Awards Apple CEO Tim Cook earned more than $15 million in salary in 2018 according to the 2018 proxy statement Apple filed with the SEC today. Cook earned a base salary of $3 million along with $12 million in incentives awarded for performance-… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • Apple’s Annual Shareholders Meeting to Take Place on March 1 at Apple Park, Pre-Registration Required Apple’s annual shareholders meeting is set to take place at the Steve Jobs Theater at Apple Park at 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time on March 1, 2019, the company said today in a filing with the SEC. Apple has been holding its shareholder meetings at Steve Jobs Theater since last year, and because space is limited, the ...
  • U.S. initiative warns firms of hacking by China, other countries The Trump administration on Monday launched a drive to push U.S. firms to better protect their trade secrets from foreign hackers, following a slew of cases accusing individuals and companies of economic espionage for China. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click ...
  • French ‘Tabac’ shops diversify, selling bitcoin for cash As well as cigarettes, cigars, lottery tickets and the like, visitors to Paris Tabacs can now also buy bitcoins. 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 ...
  • CES 2019: OtterBox Teams Up With PopSockets for New ‘Otter + Pop’ iPhone Cases OtterBox today announced that it is partnering with PopSockets for a new series of “Otter + Pop” Symmetry cases for iPhone, which come equipped with a built-in “PopGrip” compatible with removable, swappable “PopTops” at the back of the case. PopSockets have become extremely popular over the course of the last year, with the stick-on holders available ...
  • CES 2019: Sphero Debuts iPhone-Connected ‘Specdrums’ Rings, Turning Color Into Musical Sound Sphero, the company behind the now-discountinued Star Wars droid toys, has launched a device called “Specdrums,” a wearable ring that plays different music based on the color you tap it against. The Colorado-based startup Specdrums had previously debuted the music-enabled rings a few years ago, but the rings will now be sold under the Sphero ...
  • German police search flat of 19-year-old man after data breach: rbb German federal police on Sunday searched the apartment of a 19-year-old IT worker in the Southern city of Heilbronn as part of investigations into a far-reaching data breach, broadcaster rbb said on Monday. 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 ...
  • Chinese gay dating app halts registration after underage HIV report Chinese gay dating app Blued is halting new user registration for a week, it said on Sunday, following media reports that underage users caught HIV after going on dates set up via the world’s largest networking app for the LGBT community. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...
  • German cyber defense agency defends handling of data breach Germany’s BSI cyber defense agency on Saturday defended its role in responding to a far-reaching data breach, saying it could not have connected individual cases it was aware of last year until the entire data release became public. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in ...
  • MacRumors Giveaway: Win a USB-C Mobile Pro Hub for the 2018 iPad Pro From Satechi For this week’s giveaway, we’ve teamed up with Satechi to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win an Aluminum Type-C Mobile Pro Hub Adapter, which is designed to work with the 2018 11 and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models. Apple’s latest iPads replace the t… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to ...
  • Pandora Launches Apple Watch App With Offline Playback Capabilities Pandora today launched an updated version of its iOS app, which includes a redesigned Apple Watch experience with features that Pandora users have been requesting. Pandora built its new Apple Watch app from the ground up with features that include r… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Trump Claims Apple Will ‘Be Fine’ Despite Earnings Downgrade and Erroneously Says Stock is Up ‘Hundreds of Percent’ In a press conference at the White House this afternoon, U.S. President Donald Trump weighed in on Apple’s recent revenue woes, suggesting the company will “be fine” despite its downgraded Q1 2019 guidance. When asked about Apple’s announcement and its potential impact on the U.S. economy, Trump erroneously said that Apple has “gone up hundreds of ...
  • Apple Phishing Scams Growing More Advanced, With Latest Spoofing Apple Phone Numbers Phishing scams attempting to get info out of Apple users are nothing new, but scammers are growing more clever and scams are getting harder to distinguish from actual Apple communication. On his Krebs on Security site, security researcher Brian Kreb… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Marriott cuts estimate on size of massive Starwood hack Marriott International Inc said on Friday that fewer than 383 million customer records were stolen in a massive cyber attack disclosed last month, down from its initial estimate that up to 500 million guests were affected. Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new ...
  • Apple Pulls iPhone 7 and iPhone 8 Models From Sale in Germany Amid Legal Battle With Qualcomm Yesterday chipmaker Qualcomm announced that it posted €1.34 billion in security bonds required for the chipmaker to enforce a preliminary injunction on select iPhone models in Germany, after a court in the country found Apple to be infringing Qualcomm … Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook ...
  • Hackers post personal data of hundreds of German politicians: ARD TV Hackers have posted personal data from hundreds of German politicians from major parties, including credit card details and mobile phone numbers, ARD TV said on Friday. 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 ...
  • Tim Cook Says iPhone Activations Set New Christmas Day Records in United States and Canada In a memo to employees obtained by Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, Apple CEO Tim Cook provided additional commentary about the company’s reduced revenue forecast for the first quarter of its 2019 fiscal year. Cook said Apple is “disappointed” that its qu… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens ...
  • Mophie Introduces New 18-Watt Powerstation PD Batteries for Fast Charging Mophie, Apple’s retail and online store partner for external batteries, today announced a pair of new Powerstation PD batteries supporting 18-watt fast charging over USB-C to charge your phone to 50 percent in as little as 30 minutes. Just a few m… Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on ...