November 16, 2019

Apple CEO Cook to reap $120 million from Trump Stock Rally

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From Newsmax Apple Inc.’s Tim Cook is set to collect stock worth about $120 million this week thanks to a run-up in shares of the iPhone maker. On Friday, Cook stands to receive 280,000 shares tied to his continued service as chief executive officer. He’ll get as many as 280,000 additional shares if Apple’s stock-market […]

The rise and fall of Apple’s iPod, in one chart

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By Jeff Dunn from Business Insider The iPod is on its death bed. Apple said on Thursday that it was discontinuing the iPod Shuffle and iPod Nano, leaving the iOS-equipped iPod Touch as the only model left in Apple’s venerable line of portable music players. Though the move may be sad for the nostalgic among […]

Apple’s $5 billion campus

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Apple’s $5 billion campus opens — here’s what it looked like [1 month before opening] By Kif Leswing Apple’s biggest launch in 2017 isn’t a new iPhone or iPad. It’s a new campus in Cupertino, California, that looks like a spaceship and reportedly cost over $5 billion to build. The project was one of the […]

The next iOS will deeply change the iPhone, and you won’t even notice

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BY BRETT WILLIAMS From Mashable If you’re the type of person who immediately updates their iPhone to the latest version of iOS every time new software drops, here’s a friendly warning: Hold off a moment and back up the files on your device before the next one. While that’s generally good advice, you’ll want to […]

Oscar winners 2016: see the complete list!

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BY JIM DONNELLY From The Oscars The complete list of 2016 Oscar Winners are here! View the list of winners below from OSCAR SUNDAY as well as the complete list of 2016 Oscar nominees. Look for the **WINNER** posted next to each awarded nominee. Mad Max: Fury Road had 10 nominations and took home the most awards with 6 Oscar wins! […]

Apple’s secrets: How Apple’s legal fight with Samsung revealed a gold mine of top-secret information

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By Yoni Heisler Frim BGR Following a contentious patent battle that raged on for nearly five years, Samsung last week finally agreed to pay Apple $548 million in damages for infringing upon a number of iPhone and iPad patents. While Samsung may still be holding out hope that it may someday recover those millions, it seems […]

Steve Jobs’ $120m super-yacht

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Steve Jobs’ $120m super-yacht spotted in the Caribbean after the futuristic vessel was inherited by Apple founder’s widow From Daily Mail UK The 256-foot-long Venus was pictured off the coast of Norman Island in the British Virgin Islands on January 2 Apple founder Steve Jobs died a year before the vessel was completed in 2012 […]

The Apple watch needs to be cool — More than it needs to make money

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By Timothy Stenovec From Huffington Post CUPERTINO, CALIF. — Apple needs you to think its new Watch is cool. But it doesn’t actually need you to buy one. The tech giant spent years developing Apple Watch, the wrist-worn computer that it announced to big applause in a packed auditorium here today. If Apple Watch isn’t […]

This Is What Tech Was Like In 1984

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No Internet. No Microsoft Windows. No iPods. This Is What Tech Was Like In 1984 By Julie Bort From Business Insider Steve Jobs and Mac YouTube 1984. It’s a year synonymous with George Orwell’s novel about a dystopian society ruled by omnipresent government surveillance. The real 1984 was a far cry from that. While today, […]

Apple and Samsung agree to end all non-U.S. patent disputes

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By Sarah Buhr), Darrell Etherington at Techcrunch Apple and Samsung have agreed to drop all non-U.S. litigation. The announcement came late Tuesday in a release first reported by the Financial Times. In the joint statement, the two tech giants said they “…have agreed to drop all litigation between the two companies outside the United States.” […]