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Wednesday September 7

06:22
A link to Walmart’s 12 month/$99 Apple Music email...

From the fine print:

Get all the music you want with an Apple Music subscription.

Terms and Conditions: Valid only on purchases made in the U.S. from the U.S. iTunes Store or towards an Apple Music subscription. Use requires an active iTunes account & prior acceptance of license & usage terms. Not redeemable for cash, for resale, for shipments outside the U.S. & no refunds or exchanges (except as required by law).

I’m buying one, will edit this post once I have a sense of what happens to my existing subscription.

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06:19
Strategy Analytics: Apple iPhone 6s was world’s top-...

Strategy Analytics press release:

According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, Apple’s iPhone 6s was the world’s top-selling smartphone model in the second quarter of 2016. Apple currently accounts for two of the three top-selling smartphone models shipped worldwide.

And:

Neil Mawston, Executive Director at Strategy Analytics, added, “We estimate the Apple iPhone 6s model shipped 14.2 million units and accounted for 4 percent share of all smartphones shipped worldwide in Q2 2016. Apple’s iPhone 6s is currently the world’s most popular smartphone. The iPhone 6s is wildly popular in dozens of countries globally, due to its attractive hardware design blended with rich features such as 4K video, large multi-touch display, and fingerprint security.”

Woody Oh, Director at Strategy Analytics, added, “The Apple iPhone 6 shipped 8.5 million units worldwide for second position and 2 percent marketshare during Q2 2016, followed by Samsung Galaxy S7...

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06:15
The advantages that come with Lightning headphones

Kevin Fox:

Bluetooth, maligned early on for sub-par connectivity and audio quality, has come a very long way, and within a few years wired headphones will be seen as much an outlier as a wired mouse or trackpad. It’s Apple’s style to predict and support this transition at the hardware level by taking away the safety net of a headphone plug that hasn’t changed fundamentally since the ¼” jack was introduced 138 years ago. Nobody alive today has ever known a world without this plug.

To put it bluntly, headphones that plug into the 3.5mm jack are dumb. Literally. At the base level, they’re just wires conducting current to tiny speaker coils, without electronics at all. Sure, some are smarter with inline controls or analog signal processing such as bass boosting or noise cancellation, but most headphones are just dumb wires. And we know how Apple feels about wires, even if they’re pretty smart.

Read the post for details on the vast improvements that will come with...

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06:14
Supply chain loading up with first 'iPhone 7...

With 371,000 units of the "iPhone 7" family said to be inbound to retail establishments, Apple appears to have a good start on channel inventory for late September availability.

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06:04
∞ Today’s Apple event

Lots of excitement today as Apple looks to be rolling out the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, perhaps without a headphone jack, perhaps with wireless headphones or headphones that plug into a lightning jack. There’s also likely to be an Apple Music relaunch with an improved interface and, as the bokeh invitation suggests, some dramatic camera improvements.

The event will begin at 10am PT, 1pm ET. You can watch the live stream here or on the Events channel on your Apple TV.

The Apple Store is down and presents this message:

Looking forward to seeing what Tim, Jony, and the gang have up their sleeves.

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06:03
Dropbox to Discontinue HTML Rendering, Breaking...

File sharing service Dropbox has informed users that as of 3 October 2016, it will no longer render HTML files stored in Dropbox Public folders or shared in other ways. If you used Dropbox to publish a simple Web site of static files, you’ll need to find an alternative host soon.

 

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06:00
Daily Deal: The Complete iOS 10 Developer Course for...

Today's the day that we're sure to hear about a new iPhone, one that will most assuredly run the latest version of iOS -- iOS 10. If you'd like to get in on the action of writing your own apps for iOS 10 using Apple's Swift 3 development language, we have just the training for you. Our Daily Deal today gives you Rob Percival's Complete iOS 10 Developer Course for just $25 -- that's 87% off the usual $199.00 price tag. 

Not only does Rob teach you how to get up to speed with iOS 10 and Swift, but he'll also provide tips on how to create a website to market your app. Here's the complete course curriculum:

  • Access 217 lectures & 30 hours of content 24/7
  • Dive into SiriKit, Messages & Maps in iOS 10
  • Explore apps...
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05:56
Italian report shows alleged 'iPhone 7'...

The "iPhone 7" is not only shipping out to various countries in preparation for launch, but should go on sale Sept. 16, a report said on Wednesday morning, just hours ahead of Apple's official announcement.

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05:51
Apple’s ‘AirPods’ to use custom Bluetooth chip,...

Juli Clover, writing for MacRumors:

[KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Ku] suggests Apple is working on its own Bluetooth-like communication chip and its own Bluetooth headphones.

And:

The chip may be included in the wireless earbuds Apple has in development, which are said to be Bragi Dash-style wireless Bluetooth earbuds that are entirely wire free. The earbuds will be called “AirPods,” based on trademark filings that have been discovered, and the product could be unveiled as early as September 7 alongside the iPhone 7.

And:

According to Kuo, Apple will sell its Apple-branded Bluetooth headphones alongside its Beats line of headphones, targeting the high-end market with the “AirPods” and the mid-range market with the Beats headphones. It is not clear if that means the AirPods will be priced higher than Beats headphones are at the current time or if Apple plans to lower prices on Beats going forward.

Sounds like Apple is positioning Apple...

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05:30
Here’s what’s likely to happen to AAPL stock over...

While predicting the longer-term fate of AAPL stock is a skill few would claim to possess, a couple of UBS analysts reckon they have a pretty good steer on what’s going to happen over the next week or two. Business Insider notes that Steven Milunovich and Benjamin Wilson have found a reasonably consistent pattern around iPhone launches.

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05:15
Rumor: Apple working with Sony to bring Apple Pay to...

Apple Pay may be en route to Japan with a little help from Sony.

The current rumor has it that Apple has partnered with Sony to bring its Apple Pay service to Japan. As has been previously rumored, Apple will make future versions of the iPhone compatible with Sony’s FeliCa technology to allow Japanese citizens to use Apple Pay for contactless payments at FeliCa-compatible terminals.

FeliCa is Sony’s tap-to-pay format, which has been widely adopted in Japan. It’s used to access the country’s railway and bus system, and it’s able to store e-money that can be used at vending machines, cafes, and other locations equipped with FeliCa systems. FeliCa is able to process transactions in a fraction of a second, making it suitable for use in a fast-paced transit environment...

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05:00
AT&T, Qualcomm to test expanding cellular...

This is a pretty neat idea.

Communications companies Qualcomm and AT&T today announced plans to start testing Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS, also known as drones) on cellular networks later this month. The goal is to analyze how drones can operate safely and more securely on commercial 4G LTE and future networks such as 5G.

The trials will take place at Qualcomm’s UAS Flight Center in San Diego, where engineers will work to mimic commercial, residential and uninhabited areas.

The team will examine coverage, signal, strength, and mobility across network cells as drones fly. Drones right now are only useful as they remain in view of the operator’s visual range. One way to break that limit is to rely on carriers, opening up the door for drones performing deliveries...

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05:00
How to send text messages with Siri

Sure, you can send text messages on an iPhone or iPad using the virtual keyboard. However, it’s easier to do it using Siri, Apple’s “personal digital assistant.” Here’s how to do this:

  • Press and hold the Home button to activate Siri (or say “Hey, Siri” if you iPhone supports this feature).
  • Say something like “Text Laura Sellers” or “Send text to Laura Sellers.” Siri opens your Messages app and puts the name of the person you’re texting in the To field.
  • Siri will ask, “What do you want your message to say?” Dictate your text message.
  • When you’re done, Siri shows you the message and asks you if you want to send it.
  • Say “Yes” or “Send” to send the message. Or say “No” or “Cancel” to cancel the message.

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04:45
Comment: ‘Bluetooth-like’ connectivity could be...

Six Colors’ Jason Snell (via Daring Fireball) posed an interesting question in his preview of today’s launch event: how will Apple justify the removal of the headphone socket? Will it do so loudly or quietly, and what will it sell as the benefit?

What’s going to be interesting is how Apple explains the move. Does it play it off quickly with a shrug—“wireless is better”—or does it go into detail? Does the jack’s removal get blamed on some other great iPhone feature that required the space? Does Apple have a bigger story about wireless headphones that it uses to distract from the removal issue?

I’ve already suggested that Apple has been preparing the ground for some...

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04:40
Final iPhone 7 leaks before official unveiling show...

Apple will be announcing the iPhone 7 for real in just a few hours, but if you are itching for the latest, we have one set of purported new iPhone images for you before Apple’s event at 10 AM PT. The photos apparently show a working 4.7 inch iPhone 7 unit in high resolution.

The pictures feature close-up looks at the new larger camera, 4-LED camera flash, redesigned rubber gasket SIM tray and a shot of the new ‘dark black’ iPhone 7 color variant. More photos after the jump …

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04:30
Will Apple do hearing aids?

By Greg Mills

Having written quite a few articles under the Greg’s Bite banner for Apple Daily Report, a couple of years back I took some time out to develop a medical diagnostic device that is used to detect Alzheimer’s Disease as much as 20 years out. That project has kept me off the streets and out of trouble, but I always enjoyed prognosticating on what the great brain trust in at Apple was doing.

I predicted Apple would launch a cool 3D printer, 3D software, an STL file store and a 3D scanner perhaps using iPhone or iPad technology.  Well, that hasn’t happened yet, but it still could.  

Predicting Apple’s new product lines has always been hit and miss, but typically, business movements that become public hint at what is to come. Case in point: digital hearing aids. Apple’s thinking when it comes to new products: disrupt an established market that is substantial enough to make serious money, find a product that people need and want...

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04:04
Apple Store goes down ahead of iPhone 7 and Apple...

As is typical with an Apple keynote day, the company has halted business from the Apple Online Store with its usual “Please check back soon” message. Apple takes down its website to build hype for imminent product launches. At 10 AM PST, Apple will kickoff its fall media event where it is expected to unveil its new iPhone 7 and a second-generation Apple Watch.

The site says: ‘We’ve got something special in store for you. And we can’t wait for you to see it’.

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04:00
Hot Mac games released this summer

By Ric Molina of Mac Gamer HQ

I hope you had a great summer. I know it sucks that it’s over, but let me tell you: all the great Mac games that came out this summer and which will keep you busy until fall.

World of Warcraft Legion

Without a doubt, the hottest release this summer was World of Warcraft Legion. Other than being the best WoW expansion ever (at least according to critics), Legion now uses Metal, MacOS’ new graphics engine. According to our tests, the game is 60% faster now, giving you one more reason to give WoW another try. You can read all about it here.

 Stardew Valley

The indie game of the year is finally available on Mac. I thought it was crazy that a farming simulator could be so successful. But I finally tried it myself and I can tell you...

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03:48
Chinese customs fast-tracking iPhone 7 shipments to...

A brief report from Digitimes claims that improved cooperation between Foxconn, its shipping agents and Chinese customs officers will result in faster delivery of the new iPhone 7 to the U.S. and elsewhere.

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03:30
SCOSCHE releases GoBat 2600 and other gadgets

SCOSCHE has just released the GoBat 2600 and will be releasing two new MagicMount products tomorrow (Sept. 8).

The GoBat 2600 (pictured) is a $24.99 three-in-one device that includes an in-car mobile device charger, emergency LED flashlight with safety strobe and portable battery pack (2600mAh). It’s designed for commutes to work, road trips, camping and other outdoor adventures. It also includes a Magnetic Cap that allows users to mount the flashlight and shine light on a specific area for hands-free use.

The $29.99 MagicMount Wall Charger automatically detects and charges phones and tablets at the correct rate. The user-friendly device is built with rare-earth Neodymium magnets, which will not damage your smartphone or tablet, to securely maintain a tight grip on a device, ensuring smartphones and small tablets stay in place. Its surface is covered by a non-scratch silicon pad to prevent any marring of your device’s surface. ...

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03:00
Star Trek's LCARS Could Become Your Virtual...

H_Fisher writes: It has arguably inspired many other technological innovations in the fifty years since its premiere, and now another Star Trek-inspired touch could be coming to your device: the voice of Majel Barrett from the Star Trek universe's LCARS computer system. CNET reports: "The voice of LCARS was provided by Majel Barrett, who was married to Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry. Although Barrett sadly passed away in 2008, she took several roles on the show over the years, including nurse Christine Chapel in Star Trek: The Original Series and Betazoid ambassador Lwaxana Troi on Star Trek: The Next Generation. According to a tweet by the official Roddenberry account yesterday, this has provided enough phonetic data to perhaps get Barrett's voice appearing in upcoming new 2017 TV series Star Trek: Discovery -- and maybe even a Siri-like virtual assistant."

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02:32
NASA's most experienced astronaut lands back on...

NASA astronaut Jeff Williams has landed back on the planet after a record-breaking stint aboard the International Space Station. He just spent 172 days on the orbiting lab, bringing his total time spent in space to 534 days, 2 hours and 48 minutes. T...

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01:25
Amazon adds restaurant deliveries to Prime Now in...

As if there weren't enough ways to order takeout in London, Amazon has jumped in with a Deliveroo-style competitor. If you live in the English capital and subscribe to Prime, you'll soon see a postcode option inside the Prime Now app. Chuck it in and...

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01:15
'Forza 6: Apex' adds racing wheel support...

Steering wheel support is essential for any racing simulation that wants to be taken seriously. And now, some four months after launch, the free-to-play Forza Motorsport 6: Apex is finally ready for the pricey -- and extremely precise! -- accessories...

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00:50
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall: how to replace your UK...

It's only been five days since it confirmed the Galaxy Note 7 battery problem and issued a global recall for its highly-rated smartphone, but Samsung is moving quickly to limit the damage. A couple of days after it issued replacement instructions for...

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00:17
Google helps your favorite websites fight hackers

Google's Safe Browsing initiative already prevents you from accessing shady websites, among other things. Now, the initiative is also making it easier for your favorite online destinations to combat various security issues as soon as they hit. The Sa...

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00:00
Apple To Unveil 'AirPods' That Use Custom...

It's no secret that Apple is planning to remove the headphone jack in its upcoming flagship smartphones. A new report from KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, which confirms rumors that Apple will indeed remove the headphone jack in the iPhone 7 to improve the device's water resistance, suggests that Apple is developing earbuds called "AirPods" that will employ its own Bluetooth-like communication chip. Mac Rumors reports: "First and foremost, as has been rumored, Kuo suggests Apple is working on its own Bluetooth-like communication chip and its own Bluetooth headphones. Previous information suggests the Bluetooth chip will improve battery performance for longer battery life. The chip may be included in the wireless earbuds Apple has in development, which are said to be Bragi Dash-style wireless Bluetooth earbuds that are entirely wire free. The earbuds will be called "AirPods," based on trademark filings that have been discovered, and the product could be unveiled as early as...

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Tuesday September 6

23:22
See you on the 7th: Live blog of Apple's...

See you on the 7th! Er, wait... it is the 7th! Today is the day of Apple’s annual fall event, and this year, we’re expecting to hear all about the iPhone 7. But what else? Perhaps there will be a new Apple Watch, or an Apple TV update—or maybe some new EarPods. We’ll know for sure soon! Join us on Wednesday, September 7 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific/1:00 p.m. Eastern for a play-by-play of Apple’s big announcement—we’ll be covering the event live from the audience at San Francisco’s Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. Apple will also be live streaming the event, so you can tune in via Apple TV, Safari on your Mac or iOS device, or from your PC with Microsoft...

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21:38
Blood test results could help predict bipolar...

Researchers have discovered a possible link between bipolar disorder and certain blood markers. The UK-based longitudinal study (PDF) started when kids were nine years old, examining if the presence of the infection-fighting interleukin-6 (IL-6), C-r...

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21:02
IDC: Apple Watch loses ground as 'basic'...

According to the latest estimates from research firm IDC, Apple Watch shipments are plummeting as sales of "basic" smart wearables that do little more than track fitness metrics continue to grow.

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20:19
GE puts up $1.4 billion to acquire two 3D printing...

GE has so far invested around $1.5 billion in 3D printing tech over the past six years, and its planned acquisition of Germany's SLM Solutions Group and Sweden's Arcam would only bolster its position in the business. At a combined cost of $1.4 billio...

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20:03
Deals: Up to $350 off 13" MacBook Airs with...

Shoppers this week can score a 128GB 13" MacBook Air for $799 or a 256GB 13" Air for $849, both with a free 1-year Office 365 subscription. Or snap up courses, gadgets and software at up to 98% off with exclusive coupon savings. An 11" MacBook Air is also $689.99 on eBay while supplies last.

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19:46
Chinese space theme park to send tourists to the...

Until Virgin Galactic launches, the only way to get to space as a civilian is to pay Russia a cool $20 million. If you're willing to fudge your definition of 'space' however, you may have a much cheaper option in a couple of years: A theme park under...

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19:03
NASA's asteroid-bound OSIRIS-Rex launches...

After years of construction and months of rigorous testing, NASA's asteroid-sampling OSIRIS-Rex spacecraft is ready to take off from Cape Canaveral this Thursday, September 8th at 7pm ET. After it leaves the atmosphere on an Atlas V rocket, the space...

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18:54
Latest IDC data shows Apple fall behind in wearables...

Research firm IDC is today out with its latest data concerning the wearable market. IDC’s data, which reflects the second quarter of 2016, shows an overall increase in the wearables market but smart wearables, described as those that support third-party apps, saw a significant decline.

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18:47
Apple banners, flags, posters go up at Bill Graham...

As it did last year, Apple this past weekend installed banners, flags and other brand paraphernalia at San Francisco's Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in preparation of Wednesday's special media event.

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18:31
Apple again rumored to manufacture iPhone in India

As Apple looks to break into India's burgeoning smartphone market, a report on Tuesday claims the company is in talks with Foxconn to potentially manufacture iPhone in the region.

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18:22
LG's new V20 wants to be the all-in-one...

When LG unveiled its hardy V10 last year, it was... well, it was a little weird. With a beefy body, a double-selfie camera and a tiny second screen, the V10 was the result of LG being a little weird. Lo and behold, the phone did surprisingly well aro...

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18:03
'Inspirational' fashion ads sell exactly...

Google is changing the way it indexes fashion-related content as part of an experiment involving outfits posted by fashion bloggers. Shop the Look culls various products from outfit searches so you can purchase pieces of said outfit as seen in the ph...

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17:17
Google hits back at claims of sub-par Chrome battery...

Google isn't buying Microsoft's claims that Chrome's battery life is terrible. The search pioneer has posted a video showing the battery life improvements between last year's Chrome 46 and the just-launched Chrome 53, and it's clear that Google is ta...

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17:15
Apple Pay adds support for 27 US banks and credit...

Continuing a rapid buildout of Apple Pay services, Apple this week announced a new batch of 27 U.S. banks and credit unions as participating card issuers.

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17:07
Apple and Foxconn again said to be planning to...

Apple has long been working to establish a presence in India, but the country’s strict requirements for retailers and companies have made it a very challenging task for Apple. Whether or not Apple will be legally allowed to open retail locations in contradicted by several reports, but the long-standing roadblock has been that Apple does not have a manufacturing presence in the country.

India has generally required that any company with retail locations manufacture a portion of the goods in the country, though it has been reported in the past that Apple could circumvent that requirement. A new...

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16:53
The PlayStation VR includes a demo disc loaded with...

PlayStation VR is expensive enough by itself, so you probably don't relish the idea of spending more just to get a taste of what the PS4 headset is like. Thankfully, you won't have to. Sony has revealed that PSVR's accompanying demo disc will include...

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16:41
Apple requests wireless charging chip samples for...

A report out of the Far East on Tuesday claims Apple recently requested a batch of wireless charging chip samples from Taiwanese semiconductor company MediaTek, suggesting the iPhone maker is forging ahead with development of a bespoke wireless charging solution.

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16:25
Obama Warns Against Cyber Cold War


President Obama on Monday urged de-escalation of a potential arms race involving cyberweapons. The president's remarks followed his meeting with world leaders, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, at the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China. The U.S. has more offensive and defensive capability than any other country on Earth, Obama noted.
Citing a new era of significant cyberwarfare capabilities, the president urged moving into a space where leaders begin to institute some norms to prevent global escalation from spinning out of control.

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16:18
Apple Pay comes to over 20 new banks and credit...

Following reports that Apple Pay will launch in Japan next year, the service today has expanded to a handful of new banks in the United States. Apple today updated its Apple Pay support document to add over 20 new banks and credit unions in the United States.

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16:03
Apple's high-end wireless earbuds may not ship...

The long-rumoured death of the iPhone's headphone jack has left everybody wondering: What's going to become of Apple's EarPods? Well, they'll probably go wireless, but according to one analyst, they won't come with your iPhone. They'll be sold separa...

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15:44
Apple Pay reportedly coming to Japan next year w/...

It was reported last month that Apple is planning to launch an iPhone model in Japan with support for the widely used FeliCa mobile payment technology. Now, Nikkei Asian Review reports that Apple is planning to partner with Sony to bring the technology to the iPhone next year.

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15:43
Oscar De La Hoya's service starts streaming big...

After retiring, boxing legend Oscar De La Hoya has become one of the most powerful people in the sport. His Golden Boy Promotions firm launched in January not just to represent boxers and set up fights, but also to get them in front of viewers the wa...

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15:17
Airbnb claims Santa Monica ban violates the...

Airbnb isn't done with lawsuits over home rental laws it doesn't like -- not by a long shot. It's suing Santa Monica over municipal code that effectively bans "vacation rental" services through severe restrictions (you have to be home and obtain a b...

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15:16
What we expect at tomorrow's Apple event

Tomorrow at 10 AM PT, we'll all finally get to hear what's going on at Apple at  its September product event. Based on rumors and confirmed leaks over the past few months, these are some of the announcements we expect to hear and see. You’ll be able to watch the event livestream to get the news as it happens, but we'll have updates and analysis during and after the event.

Black iPhone 7 rendering by Martin Hajek.

iPhone 7

We still don’t know for certain whether this new model will be called the iPhone 7, but following tradition and recent trademark filings, we’ll go with this name. The iPhone 7 is expected to be slightly thinner than the existing 4.7-inch...

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15:11
On eve of iPhone 7, a third of iPhones are 3-plus...

A third of the iPhones now in use are three or more years old, an app analytics vendor said a day before Apple unveils the new iPhone 7.

According to Boston-based Localytics, 32 percent of all iPhones used in August were models that debuted in 2013 or earlier, with that year’s iPhone 5s the third-most popular device at 17 percent. Others, including 2012’s iPhone 5 and 2011’s iPhone 4S, accounted for single digit shares.

Localytics measured share by tallying the models among more than 100 million iPhones that reported data to the app developers that use its analytics tools.

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15:09
Apple Pay to debut in Japan with FeliCa tap-to-pay...

A report on Tuesday elaborates on rumors regarding Apple's supposed plan to integrate Japan's FeliCa tap-to-pay standard into an upcoming iPhone model, saying integration of the contactless payments technology will help introduce Apple Pay to the East Asian market.

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14:52
Live like a king with this dick bidet

Men, ask yourselves, "is my cock really as clean as it could be?" I mean, you wash your hands after using public restrooms (or at least you should, you filthy bastards) so why wouldn't you give your Rob Thomas a quick cleaning while you're at it? Wit...

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14:50
AWT News Update: September 6, 2016

Image via BrianConroy.com

It's the day before a major Apple announcement, so we're going to fill you in on some fun news on what we'll be doing tomorrow, as well as some "regularly scheduled" Apple news:

  • It appears that the Chinese market is quite uninterested in the new iPhone
  • Apple World Today has a "stupendous, gigantic" roundup of accessories for the new iPhones that will be published tomorrow
  • A bunch of Apple trademark filings unveil some new and interesting names, like "Iris Engine" and "Smart Button"
  • No liveblog on Apple World Today tomorrow; we invite you to watch Apple's livestream of the event and then head to AWT for more information

The text version of the podcast can be viewed below. To listen to the podcast here, click the play button on the player below.

Subscribe to the...

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14:27
Star Trek's iconic computer voice may live on...

Whenever we talk about natural language voice assistants, we invariably draw parallels to the computer on Star Trek. Soon, those comparisons may be a bit more direct: Roddenberry Entertainment has revealed that it has a phonetic library for Majel Bar...

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14:14
Double-digit speed & battery improvements to...

With performance and battery concerns being a common knock against Chrome, Google promised that future updates would provide enhancements in both areas. A post on the Chrome Blog details how the browser now uses 33% less power on the Mac when compared to a year ago.

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14:00
Xbox One update preview shows off new social features

Clubs and Looking for Group features are being rolled out to Preview members on Xbox One today and then the Xbox app on Windows 10, iOS and Android devices in the near future. Both features were originally announced during E3 2016, but now there's a...

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13:53
Survey: more than half of U.S. consumers are...

Though everyone knows by now that Apple is working on some sort of automotive technology, no one knows if it’s a full blown “Apple Car” or hardware/software for vehicles. However, a new survey suggests that more than half of U.S. consumers would be interested in cars developed by tech giants Google and Apple.

TECHnalysis Research recently surveyed 1,000 U.S. consumers who both own a car and are planning to purchase a new one within the next two years. They were asked a wide range of questions regarding car brands, features, technologies, and much more. One of the questions specifically focused on the potential interest that consumers would have in purchasing a car sold by Apple, Google, or another major tech company.

Half of the respondents in the survey said they would give at least moderate consideration to purchasing a car from a tech...

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13:46
Strategy Analytics: Apple's iPhone 6s the world...

Despite much handwringing about a supposed lack of interest in Apple's latest iPhone in comparison to the mega-cycle upgrade stoked by iPhone 6 at its launch in 2014, data from Strategy Analytics shows that iPhone 6s became "the world's most popular smartphone" in the June quarter.

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13:45
Notable apps and app updates for Sept. 6, 2016

On a regular basis, Apple World Today posts a list of notable new apps or app updates that have been released. They may not necessarily be new, but they're popular and deserve mention. Here are today's picks.

Mac OS X Apps/Updates

Reezaa has debuted PDF Merger Mac 1.0, a free Mac OS X utility that allows users to merge multiple PDF files into a single file. You can select multiple PDF documents and, with the click of a single button, efficiently save them into a single document. 

The final result retains the formatting, page size, and page orientation of the original files. The sequence of the source PDFs can be modified via the app's Up and Down buttons.

PDF Merger Mac requires Mac OS X 10.8 or later. It’s available exclusively through the PDF Merger Mac website.

AKVIS has presented the next...

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13:38
Microsoft is reportedly taking on Slack with '...

Microsoft is building Skype Teams, a group messaging service that's similar to Slack, according to a report from Microsoft news blog MSPoweruser. Skype Teams takes a lot of the features that makes Slack so popular, including the ability to add channe...

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13:30
The Week in iOS Accessories: Mophie rolls out new...

A bunch of batteries

This week’s roundup includes a bunch of new backup battery options from Mophie. Read on!

Mophie

Looking for a backup battery? (Deep breath.) Mophie’s Powerstation Mini ($29.95 MSRP) gives your iPhone at least one more charge; The Powerstation ($49.95 MSRP) will give you two or more charges; Powerstation XL ($69.95 MSRP) offers three or more charges; and Powerstation XXL ($99.95 MSRP) can recharge your iPhone a whopping seven times or more.

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13:29
The adjective word order we all follow without...

I read this on Twitter over the weekend and couldn’t wrap my mind around it. As Kottke says, “Did anyone learn this in school? I sure didn’t. How do we all know then?” Good question.

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13:29
Chinese social media largely quiet ahead of Apple...

Judging by social media conversations, Chinese interest in Apple's "iPhone 7" appears to be subdued, a report indicated on Tuesday.

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13:23
Instagram is killing its awesome Photo Map, sigh

Instagram is removing the Photo Map feature because everything is terrible and nothing matters. As you can see, I’m having a somewhat emotional reaction to this news.

Instagram has been tinkering with its app a lot this year, from a new icon to support for multiple accounts to a Snapchat-like feature called Instagram Stories. But the app isn’t just adding, now it’s taking away.

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13:18
Stanford professor releases free university-level...

The course is a little heavy on the tech but definitely interesting and informative.

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13:13
Amazon Fire TV update gives you much wider voice...

Amazon's Fire TV devices just became much more useful if you prefer to talk to your media hub. An update rolling out to the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick gives you dramatically improved search: you can now use voice to search over 75 apps and services, i...

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13:04
Some Mac Pro support pages archived by Apple, will...

Apple has moved some of its support pages specifically detailing the redesigned 2013 Mac Pro to the archives, and will no longer be updating them, signaling a possible refresh or retirement of the computer.

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12:48
Warner Bros. asks that its own sites be removed from...

Warner Bros. is in the business of keeping its content from being pirated, and in the past has been working on ways to accomplish just that.

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12:22
Indian researchers recycle fish scales into energy...

Indians consume a lot of fish: Data from 2014 estimated that each urban citizen consumed an average of 2.8 kg per year, or about 3.7 million kg for the whole country. That leaves a lot of leftover bones, scales and tails. As they reported this week i...

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12:19
Purported 'Apple Watch 2' display assembly...

A UK-based repair shop has taken extreme measures to disassemble the alleged "Apple Watch 2" parts that they obtained, and have revealed differences between the original Apple Watch and the potential refresh.

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11:55
Moto G4 Play joins Amazon's ad-injected Prime...

Motorola's budget-minded Moto G lineup just got an even more affordable addition thanks to Amazon's Prime exclusives. For a mere $99.99 unlocked, the newly announced Moto G4 Play comes loaded with Android 6.0 Marshmallow and solid specs like 4G LTE,...

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11:48
Apple trademarks hint at AirPods case, ‘Iris Image...

Trademark attorney Brian Conroy today published evidence of new trademarks that Apple possibly plans to use for upcoming products. Most notably, the trademark filings reference an “Iris Engine” and “AirPods case,” leading to speculation that Apple could use the branding for new products and features to be unveiled at its event tomorrow.

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11:28
PayPal's Mastercard deal brings its payments to...

PayPal wants to be your go-to payment option online and in stores, but it has a problem: banks and credit cards aren't a fan of its free bank transfers and other attempts to push online payment over the conventional variety. However, it's trying to...

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11:22
89% of U.S. consumers with Apple Pay devices use the...

First Annapolis has released the third edition of the Study of Mobile Banking & Payments, a semi-annual consumer research study that tracks consumer adoption and use of the mobile channel for banking and payments. The study shows that 89% of U.S. consumers with Apple Pay compatible devices use the service at least once a week.

First Annapolis says that almost 90% of iPhone 6 owners are aware of Apple Pay; nearly two-thirds of compatible Android users are aware of Android Pay; and more than half of Samsung Galaxy owners are aware of Samsung Pay. Those who have used the Pay services give them high ratings: an average of 4.4 out of 5 across the boards, with only a few expressing dissatisfaction.

Twenty-five percent of respondents with compatible devices have enrolled in a Pay service (42% of iPhone 6 users, and 14% and 18% of those with compatible Android and Samsung devices, respectively).  Initial...

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11:11
Poll: Which wildcard/lab product would you want to...

Apple’s ‘See you on the 7th’ keynote tomorrow seems mostly set in terms of what we expect to see: iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, Apple Watch 2 with GPS, wireless AirPods and new Beats products. But Apple has a lot of other products in the works that we don’t exactly expect to see tomorrow but would love to see leave the lab if only for a preview. 9to5Mac readers would probably put any new Macs on the top of that list, but there’s a lot of other stuff also rumored to be in the pipeline that would make for an exciting ‘One more thing’ on stage tomorrow…

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11:03
Apple reportedly will add Sony's Felica RFID to...

Apple will add support for Sony’s Felica RFID communications technology to the new iPhone 7 that is expected to be announced on Wednesday, according to a report in The Nikkei newspaper.

Felica is the defacto standard on which all contactless payment cards and commuter passes in Japan are based. It’s a standard feature in most phones on the market and Felica readers are in hundreds of thousands of stores, railway stations, on buses, taxis, and vending machines.

By adding a Felica chip to the iPhone 7, the phone could be used in lieu of dedicated payment and transit cards with the installation of an appropriate app.

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10:59
Casemaker posts high-res potential look at Apple...

A photo shared with AppleInsider allegedly shows the upcoming "iPhone 7" in a darker shade, possibly supporting rumors of a switch to "space black" instead of gray for Apple's flagship product.

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10:21
KGI: Apple planning wireless headphones to target...

Ahead of Apple’s iPhone 7 event tomorrow, the latest supply chain analysis from KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo notes that Apple is developing a Bluetooth-like wireless chip likely to be used in new wireless headphones.

The report follows our own report from earlier this year that Apple was working on cord-free wireless earbuds ahead of its new iPhones, the first expected to remove the 3.5mm headphone jack. KGI adds that the headphones will target a higher-end market than the company’s Beats brand:

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10:20
Apple Accidentally Lists iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus...

From a BGR report: Everyone makes mistakes from time to time, and it looks like the web team responsible for updating one of Apple's websites accidentally pushed an update live early this morning. Reddit user "Jaspergreenham" says he was browsing the accessories page on Apple's Hong Kong website when he stumbled across the two new phones. Notice anything wrong with that screen capture? The left-hand column on the site allows users to drill down based on device model, but there are two devices listed there that don't actually exist yet: The iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus.Apple doesn't usually misses out on these things.


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10:13
Rumor: Apple’s ‘AirPods’ to use custom Bluetooth chip

In a note to clients — as noted by MacRumors — MGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says Apple is working on its own Bluetooth-like communication chip and its own Bluetooth headphone that will likely be included in the wireless earbuds (“AirPods”) the company is reportedly developing. 

The analyst predicts that Apple will sell its Apple-branded Bluetooth headphones alongside its Beats line of headphones, targeting the high-end market with the "AirPods" and the mid-range market with the Beats headphones. What’s more, Kuo doesn’t think the company will package Bluetooth headphones with the “iPhone 7,” that’s expected to be unveiled tomorrow. Rather, he thinks that Apple will ship the iPhone 7 with Lightning-based EarPods that feature a Lightning connector instead of a 3.5mm headphone jack and sell the “AirPods” separately.

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10:03
Apple Events channel returns for the ‘See you on the...

The Apple TV "Apple Events" channel has returned in time for the “See you on the 7th” media event tomorrow. You can view it on, well, your Apple TV.

Apple’s big event will start at 10 a.m. (Pacific) on Wednesday. You can bet on seeing a new iPhone (probably to be dubbed the “iPhone 7”), the Apple Watch 2, and new Beats product. A final version of iOS 10 may also be available; if note, you can expect a release date to be announced. Also possible, but less likely, are announcements of new Macs, though I expect that to happen late this month or early in October.

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10:00
Liveblog: Apple’s September 2016 iPhone event starts...

Enlarge / A new Apple Watch may be among the announcements we see at the event. (credit: Andrew Cunningham)

It's September again, and you know what that means: another big Apple keynote with plenty of product announcements, a bunch of short product videos, and hopefully at least one sighting of Craig Federighi's hair. The fun at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco begins at 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern/6pm UK on September 7th, and we'll be in the room where it happens to provide our usual stream of live news and commentary.

If you want to know what to expect, we've covered the most current and reliable rumors in depth. The short version is that we'll probably get a pair of new...

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09:59
Alleged Apple trademark filings reveal 'Iris...

A wide array of international trademark filings allegedly connected to Apple could reveal the branding for new products and services, with possible ties to rumored features in the "iPhone 7," "AirPods" wireless headphones, and redesigned MacBook Pro.

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09:46
On Hacking During the U.S. Presidential Campaign

During a period of partisan debate about threats to political uses of information technology, Jeff Porten tries to bring a technical perspective to a noisy argument.

 

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09:37
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09:20
iPhone trade-in values vary, so be sure to shop...

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With the announcement of the newest iPhone just a day away, many existing iPhone owners might be starting to think about selling their "old" iPhone to get some cash to help defray the cost of the new equipment. As an Apple blogger, I pretty much have to get each year's new model and unlike some of the writers at the bigger blogs, I can't afford to just go out and buy the new model and throw the old ones into my "museum". So I usually take advantage of online resellers like Gazelle, NextWorth and BuyBackWorld to try to get the best possible trade-in for my old smartphone. If you're considering a move to the new iPhone, it pays to shop around.

As an example, I have an iPhone 6s Plus...

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09:14
Apple 'AirPods' to target high end of...

Apple's new wireless earbuds, expected to be announced this week as "AirPods," are said to feature a custom-designed wireless chip that will be "Bluetooth-like," carving out a share of the high-end headphone market and potentially paving the way for new smart home and smart car accessories.

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09:09
Deals: Up to $435 off 12" MacBooks; $50-$120...

Shoppers this week can save $185-$435 on 2015 12" MacBooks. Or snap up a 12.9" iPad Pro for as low as $749. Apple's current 15" MacBook Pro (2.5GHz, 16GB, 512GB, M370X) is also marked down to $2,299.

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09:05
Facebook tests a Twitter-like feature to encourage...

Facebook makes a habit of borrowing features from Twitter such as hashtags, a live feed, verification badges, and followers. Now, the company is testing a new feature that is about as close as Facebook could get to creating a version of Twitter.

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08:59
Rediscovered Tim Cook interview may hint at Apple...

Apple CEO Tim Cook may have accidentally teased Apple Pencil support for the "iPhone 7" in an interview in May, according to a recent blog post.

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08:51
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Mountain Duck — based on the solid open source foundation of Cyberduck — lets you mount server and cloud storage as a disk on your desktop.

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08:41
Apple Music for Android hits 10 million downloads on...

After first being announced and previewed at WWDC in June of last year, Apple launched its music streaming platform on Android on November 10th. Now, after almost a year of being available to the public (and only a month since it finally exited beta), the app has garnered more than 10 million downloads on the Google Play Store…

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08:38
Apple TV 'Events' channel returns for Sept...

Apple has switched on the events video stream channel on the Apple TV, in preparation for Wednesday's "See You on Sept. 7" presentation.

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07:55
Last call: Sell your iPhone trade-in for cash and...

Time is running out to lock in a price for your used iPhone with an extended grace period ahead of Apple's anticipated iPhone 7. Now through Sept. 7, sell your iPhone to Gazelle for up to $306 and hold on to the device until Oct. 14.

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07:45
iPhone 6s best-selling smartphone both in U.S....

New Q2 data from both Strategy Analytics and Kantar shows that the iPhone 6s is the best-selling smartphone in both the USA and worldwide. The 6s accounted for 4.2% of global smartphone sales, says SA, with the iPhone 6 taking second place at 2.5%, just ahead of Samsung’s Galaxy S7 at 2.4%.

“Apple’s iPhone 6s is currently the world’s most popular smartphone,” said Neil Mawston, Executive Director at Strategy Analytics. “The iPhone 6s is wildly popular in dozens of countries globally, due to its attractive hardware design blended with rich features such as 4K video, large...

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07:43
The Apple engineer who moved Mac to Intel applied to...

Jim Edwards, writing for Business Insider, brings together a story from The New York Times on Apple and agism with an anecdote about the engineer who got OS X to run on a PC:

“Bertrand walks in, watches the PC boot up, and says to JK, ‘How long would it take you to get this running on a (Sony) Vaio?’ JK replies, ‘Not long’ and Bertrand says, ‘Two weeks? Three?’

“JK said more like two hours. Three hours, tops.

“Bertrand tells JK to go to Fry’s (the famous West Coast computer chain) and buy the top of the line, most expensive Vaio they have. So off JK, Max and I go to Frys. We return to Apple less than an hour later. By 7:30 that evening, the Vaio is running the Mac OS. [My husband disputes my memory of this and says that Matt Watson bought the Vaio. Maybe Matt will chime in.]

“The next morning, Steve Jobs is on a plane to Japan to meet with the President of Sony.”

The tweet at the end of the story tells it all:

Wonder if Apple will...

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07:37
iOS continues growth as the ‘iPhone 7’ looms

The latest smartphone operating system data from Kantar Worldpanel ComTech shows year-on-year sales growth for iOS in the three months ending July 2016 in most regions, including the U.S., EU5 (Great Britain, Germany, France, Italy, and Spain), and Australia. In the U.S., Android posted a year-on-year decline in sales of 0.6 percentage points to 65%.

“Ahead of Apple’s event this week and anticipated new iPhone models, we see that the iPhone SE has meant some success for iOS, helping it achieve year-on-year growth across a number of regions,” says Lauren Guenveur, Consumer Insight director for Kantar Worldpanel ComTech. “In the US, iOS accounted for 31.3% of smartphone sales in the three months ending July 2016, a 1.2 percentage point increase compared to the same period a year ago.”

The iPhone 6s remains the top-selling device in the market with an 11% share, something Kantar expects to continue through the...

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07:33
A deep take on the Apple car

Greg Kable, writing for Autocar:

Ground zero for the iCar right now is the workshop at 960 Kifer Road in Sunnyvale. In this Silicon Valley suburb, which is also home to a long established Mercedes-Benz research and development centre among hundreds of ambitious start-up companies, Apple is rumoured to be developing elements of its newest product under the cloak of a shell company called SixtyEight Research.

And:

SixEight Research is named on documentation as being the importer of a 1957 Fiat Multipla 600 from the UK to the US in 2014 – a move that has led to rumours that the production iCar could take the form of an upright one-box MPV-style car similar in dimensions to the Volkswagen Budd-E revealed at the Consumer Electronics Show last January.

Here’s a picture of that car.

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