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November 30, 2018
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Comments Off on After India threatened to ban iPhones, Apple approved country’s ‘DND’ spam-filtering app

After India threatened to ban iPhones, Apple approved country’s ‘DND’ spam-filtering app

India’s telecom regulator, TRAI, earlier this year threatened to ban iPhones in the country if Apple didn’t approve a government-developed Do Not Disturb app by January of 2019. more… The post After India threatened to ban iPhones, Apple approved country’s … Continue reading

November 30, 2018
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Comments Off on Apple releases new iPhone XS case and Apple Watch sport band colors, still no iPhone XR cases

Apple releases new iPhone XS case and Apple Watch sport band colors, still no iPhone XR cases

Apple today has quietly released a new collection of colors for its iPhone XS silicone cases and Apple Watch sport bands. The new colors include Hibiscus, Mellow Yellow, and Pacific Green. Further, Apple has also started selling the new Nike … Continue reading

November 30, 2018
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Apple’s Cook so far absent from expected guests at White House tech roundtable

The Trump administration is scheduled to host a roundtable next Thursday with some of the most influential CEOs in the technology industry — so far, however, Apple’s Tim Cook isn’t on the list of known attendees. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

November 29, 2018
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Comments Off on 9to5Toys Lunch Break: iPad Pro $330 off, 12-inch MacBook (Refurb) $479 off, Powerbeats3 $90, more

9to5Toys Lunch Break: iPad Pro $330 off, 12-inch MacBook (Refurb) $479 off, Powerbeats3 $90, more

9to5Toys now has a new app! Download it to stay to date on the best gear and deals on the web. Plus don’t forget to check us out on Apple News and sign up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure … Continue reading

November 29, 2018
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Comments Off on Study shows Apple Watch health insurance deals yield substantial increase in exercise

Study shows Apple Watch health insurance deals yield substantial increase in exercise

Over the last year, we’ve seen an uptick in the number of health insurance providers offering Apple Watch-based incentives to clients. One of those providers is Vitality Insurance, which recently conducted a study on how much offering tangible rewards can … Continue reading

November 29, 2018
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Comments Off on Class action suit alleges iMac & MacBook lack dust filters, causing display & performance problems

Class action suit alleges iMac & MacBook lack dust filters, causing display & performance problems

Apple is facing a new class action lawsuit claiming that it sells select iMac and MacBook models without needed dust filters. In turn, this causes issues such as display imprecations, slowing performance, and more, the lawsuit alleges. The class action … Continue reading

November 28, 2018
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Comments Off on Tim Cook may get that US privacy legislation he’s expecting in 2019

Tim Cook may get that US privacy legislation he’s expecting in 2019

Apple CEO Tim Cook’s expectation that tech giants will be subjected to privacy regulations may soon become a reality, with a pair of U.S. Senators working on a bipartisan bill mandating the protection of consumer data that could be drafted … Continue reading

November 28, 2018
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Comments Off on iCloud for Windows updates to fix critical issues with Windows 10 October update

iCloud for Windows updates to fix critical issues with Windows 10 October update

A fresh version of iCloud for Windows, 7.8.1, is now available from Apple, and appears to solve serious compatibility problems with Microsoft’s October 2018 update for Windows 10. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

November 27, 2018
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Comments Off on Apple Pay tipped to launch in Belgium on Wednesday

Apple Pay tipped to launch in Belgium on Wednesday

Apple Pay will launch in Belgium in the very near future, one local report claims, with customers of major bank BNP Paribas Fortis potentially able to start using Apple’s mobile payment system from early on Wednesday morning. AppleInsider – Frontpage … Continue reading

November 27, 2018
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Future version of Animoji might add voice, sound effects based on user expressions

Apple’s Animoji may provide more ways to interact with the face-tracking animated characters, by playing appropriate sound effects for each avatar triggered when users either make specific expressions or say certain words during a recording session. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

November 27, 2018
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Review: 34-inch LG 5K2K UltraWide Thunderbolt 3 Display – was it worth the wait? [Video]

With near perfect timing in relation to Apple’s big MacBook Air and Mac mini refresh, the LG UltraWide 34WK95U display landed in the office last week. Should you consider this highly anticipated end-of-year hardware release? Watch our LG 5K UltraWide review for … Continue reading

November 26, 2018
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Comments Off on Apple patent describes simple system to make iPhone buttons feel clicky though a case

Apple patent describes simple system to make iPhone buttons feel clicky though a case

If you keep your iPhone in a case, as most people do, you’ll know that volume and power buttons can lose their nice definitive clicking sensation, and instead feel rather squishy. That’s a problem Apple thinks it can solve … … Continue reading

November 26, 2018
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Comments Off on Cyber Monday deals: 12″ MacBooks $799; 13″ MacBook Pros w/ TB from $1,199; 15″ MacBook Pros from $1,499

Cyber Monday deals: 12″ MacBooks $799; 13″ MacBook Pros w/ TB from $1,199; 15″ MacBook Pros from $1,499

Amazon-owned Woot has just launched Cyber Monday discounts on Apple’s current 12-inch MacBooks, as well as 2017 13- and 15-inch MacBook Pros. Save up to $ 900 on refurbished models with prices starting at just $ 799.99. These flash deals … Continue reading

November 26, 2018
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Comments Off on US Supreme Court to hear arguments on Monday in Apple antitrust suit alleging App Store monopoly

US Supreme Court to hear arguments on Monday in Apple antitrust suit alleging App Store monopoly

On Monday, the United States Supreme Court will hear arguments as part of an antitrust lawsuit against Apple over its App Store and app commission policies. As reported by Reuters, the issue stems from Apple’s 30 percent cut of App … Continue reading