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Tuesday January 19

09:55
Apple Releases OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan With Multiple Bug F...

Apple today released OS X 10.11.3 to the public, marking the launch of the third update to the El Capitan operating system that was first released on September 30. In testing since December 16, OS X 10.11.3 follows the December launch of OS X 10.11.2. Prior to release, Apple seeded three betas of OS X 10.11.3 to developers and public beta testers.

The OS X 10.11.3 update can be downloaded through the Software Update mechanism in the Mac App Store. It is available to all OS X El Capitan users.

During the beta testing period, no significant outward-facing changes were discovered in OS X 10.11.3, with the update instead aiming to improve performance and fix bugs discovered since the launch of OS X 10.11.2. According to Apple's release notes, OS X 10.11.3 includes unspecified bug fixes and security updates. The...

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05:11
Apple's U.S. Workforce Continues to Diversify Per Lat...

Apple has shared its most recently filed Federal Employer Information Report EEO-1, providing a breakdown of the company's U.S. workforce as of August 2015. AppleInsider first spotted the document over the weekend.

The employment data reveals that Apple is slightly more diverse compared to its previous July 2014 report, hiring 1,475 African-American or Black employees, 1,633 Hispanics or Latinos and 1,662 Asians over a 13-month period.

The latest EEO-1 data contradicts Apple's public-facing diversity page, which said the company hired 2,200 Black employees, a 65% increase over the previous year, and 2,700 Hispanic employees, a 50% year-over-year increase,...

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04:04
Korean Analysts say that Samsung has lost its Luster due t...

A new Korean report today notes that "Samsung Electronics, Korea's most valuable company according to all financial analyses, is losing its luster...

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03:07
Apple Wins U.S. Ban against Old, Outdated Software Feature...

Yesterday Judge Koh granted Apple a motion for a permanent injunction against Samsung devices that infringe on three specific Apple patents ...

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02:30
Apple was Granted 21 Patents Today Covering a 3D Projectio...

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office officially published a series of 21 newly granted patents for Apple Inc. today. In this particular report we cover a specific invention that Apple inherited from PrimeSense titled "Optical Pattern Projection" which is...

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Monday January 18

15:35
Donald Trump Sets his Crosshairs on Apple Making their...

Donald Trump addressing Liberty University students reiterated that if elected President of the U.S. he would force companies like ford to build cars in America and not in Mexico or they'll be heavily taxed. While we've heard that from Trump before, what was new was his view that Apple ...

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14:21
Likely Fake 13-Inch Skylake MacBook Pro Showing Up in Benc...

A pair of benchmark results uploaded to Geekbench 3 on January 14 purportedly belong to a next-generation Skylake-based 13" Retina MacBook Pro, but they more likely represent a Hackintosh.

The benchmarks report the machine as running an announced but unreleased 3.3GHz Intel Core i7-6567U processor, which would be appropriate for the high-end 13-inch model, and includes integrated Intel Iris Graphics 550 graphics. As a result, the results have generated some excitement among those eagerly awaiting Skylake notebooks from Apple.

Nevertheless, there are some unusual aspects of the benchmarks that suggest the results could belong to a Hackintosh instead.

First, the 15W4314 build number of OS X 10.11.3 shown in the...

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11:07
Major Tech Coalition is Once Again Backing Samsung in Pate...

Back in July 2015 we posted a report titled "WTF: Samsung and a Coalition of Whiners Filed a Motion against Apple over Apple's Patent Win over Samsung." I noted then that "Google, Facebook, Dell, HP, eBay and a collection of other large Silicon Valley companies have decided to side with Samsung in its battle over patents with Apple…" We're now learning today ...

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10:21
Apple Tells an Elderly Widow to Get a Costly Court Order t...

A widow from Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, was outraged over Apple's demand that she obtain a court order to retrieve her dead husband's password so she can play games on an iPad. Evidently a notarized death certificate ...

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05:59
On this Day, Apple Honors Mr. Luther King

Apple once again honors Martin Luther Day by dedicating their home page to his memory with one of his quotes: "Life's most persistent and urgent question is...

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05:24
Apple Still Ranks as one of the top Brands in the United A...

In October 2015 we posted a report titled "Apple is the Top Brand in new United Arab Emirates Retail Study." An Emirates news site reports today that the latest rankings of the UAE’s hottest brands, by research firm YouGov, show that Emirates ...

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04:30
Apple Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. With Homepage Trib...

Apple today has commemorated Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with a full homepage tribute on the company's website. The image on the site is accompanied by a famous quote from the African-American civil rights leader, "Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'"

Apple CEO Tim Cook has publicly expressed his admiration for Martin Luther King, Jr. in the past, telling journalist Charlie Rose that he keeps photos of Dr. King and politician Robert F. Kennedy in his office at Apple."I had the — just tremendous respect for both of them, and so I do," he said. "I look at them every day because I think for people — there’s still too many cases in the world and in the United States where there’s a class kind of structure or where voting or people are trying to convince...

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04:20
For the Second Time this Month, Apple Plants in Ireland we...

Irish news sites are abuzz this morning claiming that up to 4,000 workers have been evacuated from three different Apple plants in Cork amid a possible security threat.

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Sunday January 17

09:07
Microsoft Invents a New Rechargeable Pen & Docking Sys...

When Apple revealed their new Apple Pencil this past September, the reaction to how the iPad Pro accessory would be charged was mixed. Some thought it was ingenious while others thought it was awkward and inconvenient method. Today Microsoft's Surface pen works with batteries but that's likely to change if one of their latest patents comes to life.

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05:46
The Lifting of Western Sanctions against Iran Opens the Do...

For Apple, Iran's 77 million people offer a particularly attractive new market. Iran's population is relatively young, with 42% of its people under age 25. Iran also boasts a relative large middle class.

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Saturday January 16

09:29
Microsoft Invents a 3D In-Air Gesturing Recognition System...

Earlier this month the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Microsoft that reveals a next-generation 3D gesture recognition system that doesn't require multitouch commands. The new in-air gesture system is designed to work with ...

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09:11
Apple Studying Issue With iPhone 6s & 6s Plus Not Upda...

Apple this week posted a new support document addressing an issue some iPhone 6s and 6s Plus users have been experiencing with the battery percentage displayed in the status bar on their displays not updating as the battery drains.

The company notes it is investigating the issue and working on a solution, although it appears to be related to time zone or clock settings. In the meantime, users experiencing the problem are advised to restart their devices and make sure the time is being automatically set in Settings.If you change the time on your iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus manually or change time zones when traveling, you might notice that the battery percentage doesn't update. Learn what to do.A fairly lengthy discussion thread in Apple's discussion forums reveals a number of users running into the problem, dating back nearly to the new models' launch...

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05:46
China Grants Apple Four Apple Watch Related Design Patents

Late yesterday Hong Kong's Patent Office granted Apple four design Patents related to the Apple Watch.

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04:10
Apple Rolls 'iTunes Radio' into Subscription bas...

Apple introduced iTunes Radio in 2013 and stations were free to listen to (with ads), or ad-free for iTunes Match subscribers. Late yesterday Apple ...

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Friday January 15

17:13
Apple Watch 2 Not Likely to See March Debut

A December rumor pointed towards a possible March 2016 event to unveil a next-generation Apple Watch, but information shared today by TechCrunch's Matthew Panzarino suggests a redesigned second-generation Apple Watch will not be coming so early in the year. That conflicts with some recent rumors suggesting trial production on the Apple Watch 2 is set to begin soon.

Citing several sources with knowledge of Apple's plans, Panzarino says that while new design partnerships and accessories are a possibility for March, a second-generation Apple Watch is not expected. There is, however, a potential March event in the works, but it is not clear what would be launched at that time. New Macs and the rumored 4-inch iPhone...

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16:42
Apple Ending Ad-Supported iTunes Radio Stations at End of...

As part of the winding down of its iAd platform, Apple today sent out a notice to customers who listen to its radio service letting them know the radio feature is being discontinued at the end of January.

In the email, Apple says that Beats 1 radio will be the only free listening option available to those who do not subscribe to the Apple Music service. Customers who listen to radio stations sans ads with an iTunes Match subscription are also receiving the emails and will no longer be able to listen to radio stations as an iTunes Match perk.

Apple has quietly continued to offer ad-supported iTunes Radio stations in the United States and Australia even after the launch of Apple Music, but with the end of its current iAd platform on the horizon, the feature will be limited to...

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14:43
Where is Apple's 5K Thunderbolt Display?

It is approaching five years since Apple began shipping the Thunderbolt Display in September 2011, leading many to wonder when the monitor will receive a long-anticipated update, if ever.

Apple could have refreshed the Thunderbolt Display with USB 3.0, Thunderbolt 2 and a tapered iMac-style design as early as 2013, but it has chosen not to do that. The company continues to sell the 2011 27" model with USB 2.0 and first-generation Thunderbolt ports for $999.

So, what has been the holdup? The answer likely lies in supply chain considerations and connectivity.

4K Thunderbolt Display

Many have been long hoping that Apple would release a 4K Thunderbolt Display, considering that the latest Macs, and most models refreshed since late 2013, can be used with at least one 4K display.

But, typically, standalone Apple displays have shared the same screens as iMacs. Since Apple skipped over a 4K 27" iMac...

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11:59
Apple's Board Rejects Diversity Proposal as Unduly Bu...

Today Apple's board is telling investors to reject a new diversity proposal, calling it "unduly burdensome."

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11:34
Is Wall St. Transitioning Apple from a Growth to a Value S...

A new report claims that Major U.S. growth mutual funds have been among the largest sellers of Apple shares over the past six months, fueling speculation that the company’s days of supercharged growth have come to an end.

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08:26
Apple Revealed as one of the Super Bowl 50 Host Committee...

Super Bowl 50 was privately financed with money from blue-chip corporate sponsors. It has raised $50 million to date from sponsors including Apple and ...

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07:58
Samsung is Racing to Create a Live Photos-Like App for the...

While HTC’s 'Zoe Capture' smartphone feature was reportedly ahead of Apple's 'Live Photos," the feature only became fashionable when Apple introduced it with their new iPhone 6s last fall.

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07:53
Apple Could Owe More Than $8 Billion in European Tax Probe

Apple could owe more than $8 billion in back taxes if the European Commission finds issue with the iPhone maker's corporate tax policies in Ireland, according to analysis by Bloomberg Intelligence.

Apple is one of several multinational corporations that have been scrutinized for corporate tax avoidance in Europe over the past few years. The European Commission began Apple's tax probe in June 2014, and formally accused the iPhone maker of receiving illegal state aid from Ireland three months later.

The company's $64.1 billion in profit generated from 2004 to 2012 could be subject to a 12.5% tax rate, compared to its current foreign tax rate of about 1.8%, depending on the...

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07:08
If you have a New iPad Pro, then Treat Yourself to a Few S...

Beginning with the very first generation iPad in 2010, artists, designers, doodlers and dabblers have all used Apple devices as creative tools. And now Apple wants more people to deploy their technology in the name of art.

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06:26
Proof that Apple Didn't Fully Fix Gatekeeper will be...

A new report published this morning states that "Apple hasn't completely fixed a weakness in Gatekeeper, its security technology that blocks harmful applications from being installed."

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05:51
Tech Nerds will be Singing the Praises of Steve Jobs &...

Apple and Microsoft fans will have a new way to sing their praises soon: A musical about Steve Jobs and Bill Gates will debut on Broadway ...

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05:21
Bloomberg Analysis Estimates that Apple Could be on the Ho...

According to a new report published this morning, "Apple could owe more than $8 billion in back taxes as a result of a European Commission investigation into its tax policies."

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Thursday January 14

16:04
OS X 10.11.4 Beta Adds Live Photos Support for Messages

Alongside the iOS 9.3 beta seeded to developers earlier this week, Apple also provided an OS X 10.11.4 beta with some minor updates to the OS X El Capitan operating system. OS X 10.11.4 was overshadowed by all of the features introduced in iOS 9.3 so it's taken a few days for people to dig into the release to find out what's new.

One of the new additions to OS X 10.11.4 is improved Live Photos support in the Messages app. When Live Photos were introduced with the launch of the iPhone 6s, the only place to view them on a Mac was within the Mac Photos app. As of OS X 10.11.4, Live Photos can also be viewed directly in the Messages app on a Mac running the operating system update.

When a message containing a Live Photo is received on OS X 10.11.4, it will have the familiar concentric circles icon that marks a Live...

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14:39
Developers Behind F.lux Call on Apple to Allow F.lux App f...

With iOS 9.3, Apple introduced Night Shift, a feature that is designed to cut down on nighttime blue light exposure from iOS devices to encourage better sleep. Its similarity to the popular f.lux app for Mac did not go unnoticed, especially since Apple put a stop to an f.lux for iOS app just two months before Night Shift debuted.

The developers behind f.lux have now published an official response to Apple's Night Shift feature, calling Apple's move to address nighttime exposure to blue light a "big commitment and an important first step." They ask Apple to take its support a step further by implementing the tools that would allow for an App Store version of the f.lux app.

We're proud that we are the original innovators and leaders in this area. In our continued work over the last seven years...

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10:29
Apple Seeds iOS 9.3 Beta 1.1 to Developers With Fix for In...

Apple today seeded a minor 1.1 update for the iOS 9.3 beta that was provided to developers earlier this week to fix a few critical bugs that needed to be immediately addressed.

The iOS 9.3 Beta 1.1, build 13E5181f, is available as an over-the-air update and through the Apple Developer Center.

According to Apple's release notes, the iOS 9.3 1.1 beta fixes an installation issue that developers encountered when trying to install the first iOS 9.3 beta. On some devices, updating to iOS 9.3 failed, causing the update to freeze at the Apple logo. We at MacRumors encountered this installation issue on an iPad mini 2, with multiple failures preventing the beta from being installed.

The update also fixed an issue with apps that used compass data on devices that did not include a motion coprocessor. On these devices, the locationd...

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10:06
Apple Releases First OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan Beta to Publi...

Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming OS X 10.11.4 beta to public beta testers, just a few days after releasing the first OS X 10.11.4 beta to developers and more than a month after releasing OS X 10.11.2.

The new beta is available through the Software Update mechanism in the Mac App Store for those who are enrolled in Apple's beta testing program. Those wishing to join the program can sign up on Apple's beta testing website.

OS X 10.11.4 has been provided to developers and public beta testers alongside OS X 10.11.3, which is also currently in testing. Apple has provided testers with two betas of OS X 10.11.3, and it could be released to the...

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10:04
Apple Seeds First iOS 9.3 Beta to Public Beta Testers

Apple today released the first beta of an upcoming iOS 9.3 update for public beta testers, just a few days after seeding the iOS 9.3 beta to developers. iOS 9.3 is available to public beta testers alongside iOS 9.2.1, a minor update that is also in testing.

Beta testers who have signed up for Apple's beta testing program will receive the iOS 9.3 update over-the-air after installing the proper certificate on their iOS device.

Those who want to be a part of Apple's beta testing program can sign up to participate through the beta testing website, which gives users access to both iOS and OS X betas.

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09:37
Could Apple Report an Upside Surprise for the iPhone 6s th...

An interesting report surfaced earlier this week stating that China's shipments of smartphones from Apple Inc., Microsoft Corp. and other makers that don’t use the Android operating system rose by about 33 percent in the final quarter of last year ....

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08:45
Best Buy Confirms that Q4 Smartphones Sales Declined

Best Buy's Holiday sales declined in Q4 2016 as the retailer sold fewer smartphones than expected...

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08:02
Apple to Extend Hardware Haptic Notifications through to M...

Hardware based haptics are common on your iPhone to alert you of an event like a new message or an alarm to wake you up. Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that reveals that they may extend their haptic alert system ....

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06:40
Apple Advances their 2011 Smart Connector Guidance System...

Apple first delved into developing a user friendly connector system way back in 2011 with somewhat of a master overview that covered a wide scope of possible methods of achieving such a system. Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published one of Apple's latest inventions on this very same system in a patent application titled "Electronic Devices with Connector Alignment Assistance."

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05:38
Samsung May Invest Over $7 Billion to Supply OLED Displays...

Samsung Display is close to reaching an agreement with Apple to supply flexible OLED displays for future iPhones, and will invest up to $7.47 billion in OLED manufacturing equipment to fulfill orders, according to Korea-based ET News.

Samsung's display-making division will reportedly increase OLED display production by 30,000 to 45,000 panels per month this year, followed by an additional 45,000 substrates each month in 2017, per the terms of its nearly finalized contract.

OLED manufacturing and inspection equipment will primarily come from South Korean display businesses AP Systems and HB Technology, the report claims.

Multiple reports claim Apple will launch iPhones with OLED displays in 2018. In addition to Samsung Display, the OLED...

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04:31
Apple Invents Magnetic Attachment Apparatuses for Possible...

In our first patent report of the day we covered a new magnetic based Apple Watch band. In this report we cover another Apple invention relating to attachment apparatuses, and more particularly, to attachment apparatuses for future purse straps, a locking mechanism for an iPad cover and beyond.

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02:58
A Next-Gen Apple Watch Band Could Magnetically Attach to M...

Today, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that reveals an all-new Apple Watch band that is magnetic based. More specifically, the invention relates to a magnetic wristband operable to both secure Apple Watch to the user's wrist in one configuration while protecting the Apple Watch while it's not being worn in another configuration....

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Wednesday January 13

16:10
Could Apple's iPhone 6s be the Last iPhone Model to O...

First there was the UK's proposed Investigatory Powers Bill that Apple's CEO slammed and the thought of a similar bill coming to the U.S. had Tim Cook lashing out at the Government last week. It's now being reported that a bill is currently making its way through the...

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13:39
Bragi Dash Impressions: Wireless Earphones Offer Enough Qu...

Wireless bluetooth headphones have been gaining traction over the past few years as potentially reliable replacements to the traditional wired headsets offered in most smartphone boxes. With the announcement of the "Bragi Dash" at CES in 2015 -- and the subsequent year of updates trickling out of the German company -- interest in true wireless earphones that don't even require a wire between the earpieces has begun to increase.

Interest in these products took another step forward last week when it was reported Apple may be working on a Dash-like product to be sold alongside the so-called "iPhone 7" later this year. The Apple-owned Beats by Dre brand already offers customers a variety of Bluetooth headphones, but none that are as small and undetectable as the Bragi Dash.

With the first round of Bragi Dash units now shipping to Kickstarter...

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13:14
Apple to Automate iAd Platform and Dismantle In-House iAd...

Apple's iAd program has never been responsible for a large portion of its sales, leading Apple to decide that it's time to take a step back from the platform. According to BuzzFeed, Apple plans to end its efforts at advertising sales and cease its direct involvement with iAd. "It's just not something we're good at," an inside source told BuzzFeed.

To accomplish this, Apple will dismantle its iAd sales team and will turn the iAd platform over to publishers, allowing them to directly create and sell advertising content. Publishers will be able to keep 100 percent of revenue generated.

Advertising industry sources familiar with Apple's new plan for iAds seem intrigued by it. "I think this is going to be great for publishers," said one. "It gives them direct dialogue with their customers as opposed to forcing them to go through an Apple middleman. Access will be more plentiful and...

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07:11
IBM is King of Granted Patents for 2015 with Apple in 11th...

For the twenty-third time in a row, IBM was granted the most U.S. patents for 2015, according to a ranking by patent analysis firm ...

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06:34
The Figurative Apple Logo Receives Updated Registered Trad...

Late yesterday the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office published Apple's latest registered trademark ...

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06:33
Apple Interested in Buying Time Warner Assets for Streamin...

Time Warner CEO Jeffrey Bewkes reportedly told investors on Monday that he would entertain a sale of the media company, and Apple has been named as a possible suitor, according to the New York Post. AT&T, which owns DirecTV, and Fox are also said to have shown interest.Eddy Cue, one of Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook’s top lieutenants, in charge of content deals, has been keeping tabs on proceedings at Time Warner, a source close to Apple said.Time Warner owns a large number of assets that could lay the foundation for Apple's much-rumored streaming TV service, including CNN, HBO, TBS, TNT, NBA TV, Cartoon Network and its Warner...

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05:53
Rumor Pegs Trial Production of the Apple Watch 2 Set to Be...

A fresh report from China has it that the Watch 2 will be manufactured by Quanta – the same company responsible for producing the original model. More importantly, new rumors have it that Quanta could push the Watch 2 into trial production ...

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05:24
Quanta May Begin Trial Production of Apple Watch 2 This Mo...

A new report out of China today points to an earlier than expected trial production of the unannounced "Apple Watch 2," expected to begin as soon as the end of January. According to Taiwanese website Commercial Times (via G for Games), the second generation of the Apple Watch will be manufactured by Quanta, which was also responsible for last year’s production of the original smartwatch.

Despite today's report of Quanta's eagerness to begin production on the Apple Watch 2, a rumor back in November suggested the company had a "weaker...

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05:20
Apple Reportedly Eying Purchase of Time Warner to Boost Ap...

The Post is reporting that Time Warner Inc. isn’t even on the block yet, but Apple is staying extra close to any possible movement on this front.

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04:15
Apple's CEO Rebukes Washington's need for '...

Last Friday we posted a report titled "National Security Officials Met with Leading Tech Companies Today in a New Effort to Fight Radical Islamism around the Globe," wherein we noted that Apple's CEO Tim Cook was one of the ones attending to discuss how to better thwart violent extremists' use of the Internet. Last night ...

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Tuesday January 12

19:17
Apple Maintains Mac Sales Momentum Amid Overall Worldwide...

Amid an overall decline in worldwide PC shipments, Apple is the sole manufacturer that saw positive shipment growth, according to new PC shipping estimates from Gartner. With worldwide PC shipments from Lenovo, HP, Dell, ASUS, and Acer down, Apple also broke into Gartner's list of top 5 worldwide PC vendors for the first time.

Gartner's Preliminary Worldwide PC Vendor Unit Shipment Estimates for 4Q15 (Thousands of Units)

During the fourth quarter of 2015, Apple shipped 5.7 million PCs, for 7.5 percent market share. That's up from 5.5 million PCs and 6.7 percent market share in the year ago quarter, for an overall year-over-year growth of 2.8 percent. Worldwide PC shipments totaled 75.7 million units in Q4 2015, an 8.3 percent decline, with Acer and Lenovo seeing some of the biggest drops.

Gartner's Preliminary U.S. PC Vendor Unit Shipment Estimates for 4Q15 (Thousands of Units)

In the...

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15:50
Apple is the Lone PC Maker to Grow Worldwide in 2015 while...

A new report published by IDC today notes that Worldwide PC shipments totaled 71.9 million units in the fourth quarter of 2015 (4Q15), a year-on-year decline of -10.6%.

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15:19
iOS 9 is Now Installed on 75% of Active iOS Devices

After four months of availability, Apple's newest mobile operating system, iOS 9, is now installed on 75 percent of active iOS devices as of January 11, according to new numbers posted on Apple's App Store support page for developers.

iOS 9 adoption has climbed from 71 percent to 75 percent over the course of the past month, which is when Apple last updated iOS 9 adoption numbers. As iOS 9 adoption grows, the number of people using iOS 8 and earlier operating systems has declined. 19 percent of iOS users continue to use iOS 8, while 7 percent use an earlier version of iOS.

iOS 9 adoption has outpaced iOS 8 adoption. At four months after launch, iOS 8 was installed on 68 percent of active iOS devices. In fact, iOS 9 adoption is nearly on pace with iOS 7 adoption, which was installed on 79 percent of devices four months after it was released in 2013.

In September, when iOS 9 hit a milestone that saw it...

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14:56
Apple Watch took 52% Market Share in 2015 while all Androi...

While the iPhone 6s may not be breaking any records this quarter, new data from UK's Juniper Research shows the Apple Watch has claimed 52% of global smartwatch shipments in 2015 ....

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13:39
iOS 9.3 Displays Exact Wi-Fi Assist Data Usage Numbers

Apple's iOS 9.3 beta introduces major new features like Night Shift, but there are also dozens of little tweaks to be discovered in the operating system update. It appears that one of those minor changes applies to Wi-Fi Assist, adding a much-needed feature that allows users to see just how much data it's using.

Wi-Fi Assist data usage can be checked within the Settings app by choosing the Cellular section and scrolling down to the Wi-Fi Assist option. Next to the toggle that turns the feature on and off, there's now a data usage number that displays how much data has been consumed when it is in use.

Wi-Fi Assist was first introduced with iOS 9. It's a feature that allows an iPhone...

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08:05
With 40% of online users Experiencing Online Harassment, T...

A new tech-driven initiative to curb online harassment has begun under the name of 'Hack Harassment,' lead by Intel, Vox Media, Re/code and Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation. Hack Harassment's first move will be to kick start a series of ...

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05:15
Apple iOS 9.3 will introduce Siri in Hebrew for Israelis

Apple's Siri is learning Hebrew. According to a new report from the Israeli newspaper ...

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Monday January 3

13:52
iPhone Alarm Bug Still Causing Issues for Some Users
 

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12-inch 1.2GHz Silver Retina MacBook on sale...
B&H Photo has the 12″ 1.2GHz Silver Retina MacBook on sale for $1399 including free shipping plus NY sales tax only. Their price is $200 off MSRP, and it’s the lowest price for this model from... Read more
iPads on sale at Target: $100 off iPad Air 2,...
Target has WiFi iPad Air 2s and iPad mini 4s on sale for up to $100 off MSRP on their online store for a limited time. Choose free shipping or free local store pickup (if available). Sale prices for... Read more
Target offers Apple Watch for $100 off MSRP
Target has Apple Watches on sale for $100 for a limited time. Choose free shipping or free local store pickup (if available). Sale prices for online orders only, in-store prices may vary: - Apple... Read more
Apple refurbished 2014 13-inch Retina MacBook...
Apple has Certified Refurbished 2014 13″ Retina MacBook Pros available for up to $400 off original MSRP, starting at $979. An Apple one-year warranty is included with each model, and shipping is free... Read more
Macs available for up to $300 off MSRP, $20 o...
Purchase a new Mac or iPad using Apple’s Education Store and take up to $300 off MSRP. All teachers, students, and staff of any educational institution qualify for the discount. Shipping is free, and... Read more
Watch Super Bowl 50 Live On Your iPad For Fre...
Watch Super Bowl 50 LIVE on the CBS Sports app for iPad and Apple TV. Get the app and then tune in Sunday, February 7, 2016 at 6:30 PM ET to catch every moment of the big game. The CBS Sports app is... Read more
Two-thirds Of All Smart Watches Shipped In 20...
Apple dominated the smart watch market in 2015, accounting for over 12 million units and two-thirds of all shipments according to Canalys market research analysts’ estimates. Samsung returned to... Read more
12-inch 1.2GHz Retina MacBooks on sale for up...
B&H Photo has 12″ 1.2GHz Retina MacBooks on sale for $180 off MSRP. Shipping is free, and B&H charges NY tax only: - 12″ 1.2GHz Gray Retina MacBook: $1499 $100 off MSRP - 12″ 1.2GHz Silver... Read more

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*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, you're also the Read more
*Apple* Retail - Multiple Positions (US) - A...
Job Description: Sales Specialist - Retail Customer Service and Sales Transform Apple Store visitors into loyal Apple customers. When customers enter the store, Read more
*Apple* Subject Matter Expert - Experis (Uni...
This position is for an Apple Subject Matter Expert to assist in developing the architecture, support and services for integration of Apple devices into the domain. Read more
*Apple* Macintosh OSX - Net2Source Inc. (Uni...
…: * Work Authorization : * Contact Number(Best time to reach you) : Skills : Apple Macintosh OSX Location : New York, New York. Duartion : 6+ Months The associate would Read more
Computer Operations Technician ll - *Apple*...
# Web Announcement** Apple Technical Liaison**The George Mason University, Information Technology Services (ITS), Technology Support Services, Desktop Support Read more
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