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May 3, 2019
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Apple, tech companies successfully lobby to kill Ontario ‘Right to Repair’ bill

Another ‘Right to Repair’ bill that would have made device producers provide the resources for consumers and third-party repair outfits to fix devices has been put to rest, with intensive lobbying from tech companies including Apple said to be behind … Continue reading

May 1, 2019
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Apple allegedly lobbied against another right to repair bill citing consumer safety concerns

A new report tonight from Motherboard claims that an Apple spokesperson lobbied against California’s latest right to repair legislation by talking up consumer safety risks to lawmakers, an approach the company has used multiple times before. more… The post Apple … Continue reading

April 28, 2019
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How to decide if investing in a big Homekit setup is right for you.

Apple’s HomeKit is growing, and there is now a range of smart devices for every function. Yet there are both potential savings and hidden costs that will make or break your decision on whether to invest. Plus, HomeKit is still … Continue reading

June 27, 2018
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CMV: Tim Cook is right that Apple should speak up on social issues

Apple CEO Tim Cook is noted for speaking up on social issues, expressing views on such topics as immigration and diversity. That’s something that some have criticized. For example, Fortune executive editor Adam Lashinsky questioned whether companies should focus solely on … Continue reading

October 17, 2017
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Greenpeace lauds Apple renewable energy efforts, decries ‘right to repair’ stance

Greenpeace on Monday released its latest "Guide to Greener Electronics" report for 2017, analyzing what steps, if any, 17 of the world’s top consumer electronics companies are taking to reduce their impact on the environment. This year, Greenpeace awarded Apple … Continue reading

August 13, 2017
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Video: 13″ vs. 15″ 2017 MacBook Pro – which Apple notebook is right for you?

Apple’s MacBook Pro lineup was recently updated with faster processors and more affordable configurations, but choosing the best model for your needs can be a tough decision. AppleInsider brings some clarity to the situation, helping you narrow down your choices. … Continue reading

March 25, 2017
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Apple’s 2017 iPad vs. 2016 9.7″ iPad Pro: Which model is right for you?

Paying $ 270 more for the same size iPad with roughly similar specs can be a tough pill to swallow — AppleInsider examines the differences between the new 2017 9.7-inch iPad, and the 9.7-inch iPad Pro from March 2016. AppleInsider … Continue reading

March 11, 2017
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Comments Off on This week on AI: ‘iPhone 8’ delays, the CIA’s iOS hacking tools, Apple fights ‘right to repair’ & more

This week on AI: ‘iPhone 8’ delays, the CIA’s iOS hacking tools, Apple fights ‘right to repair’ & more

Though "iPhone 8" is still months away from an expected debut, two reports hinted that the device could miss a September launch window — and might not even be the device people are predicting. Apple, meanwhile, tried to assure people … Continue reading

January 13, 2017
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US appeals court says public has right to sue Apple over App Store exclusivity

A U.S. federal appeals court ruled on Thursday that people do indeed have the right to sue Apple over limiting iOS devices to apps from the App Store, potentially paving the way for an open app marketplace in the future. … Continue reading

November 26, 2016
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Buyers’ guide: Choosing the right Apple Watch model for you

The Apple Watch is one of the most popular wearables out there, but as of this fall Apple has a variety of options, even putting aside cosmetic touches. Which one you should go with depends on your intended use — … Continue reading

October 29, 2016
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Thunderbolt 3 Ports on Right Side of 13-Inch MacBook Pro Have Reduced PCI Express Bandwidth

Apple has published a detailed support document highlighting the capabilities of the Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports on the new MacBook Pro, unveiling some previously unknown details and outlining the different adapters that are needed to connect various accessories. According to … Continue reading

September 12, 2016
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iPhone 7 rumors postmortem: What the Apple rumor mill got right, and what it didn’t

For regular AppleInsider readers, last week’s Apple event came with no major surprises, as the rumor mill signaled exactly what to expect from the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2. Here’s a recap of which sources got it right … Continue reading

September 10, 2016
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Roundup: The best cases you can buy for Apple’s iPhone 7 and 7 Plus right now

With iPhone 7 and 7 Plus preorders now underway, new cases are hitting the market at a rapid rate. AppleInsider has rounded up a list of the best iPhone 7 cases that you can buy right now to keep your … Continue reading