Mac OS Ken
This is daily Apple news. Monday through Friday, Ken Ray brings a short shot of tech happenings to your day. If it's Apple news, Apple-related news, or news related to Apple-related news, you'll hear about it here. News you'll like... this is Mac OS Ken.

- South Korea Weighs Law to Require Multiple Payment Systems in App Store

- International App Store Prices Moving Up and Down

- South Africa’s FNB Now Supports Apple Pay

- Student ID in Apple Wallet Expands in US and Heads to Canada

- Magic Keyboard with Touch ID Now Sold Separately, Too

- Apple Updates Intel-Based Mac Pro with High-End GPU Options from AMD

- Apple Debuts Redesigned Online Store

- Delta Air Lines and AT&T Putting M1 iPad Pro with 5G in Cockpit

- Apple Grows Number of Cars and Drivers in Continuing Auto Push

- Google Maps for iOS Gets Dark Mode and Other Improvements

- Reelgood: Streaming and Engagement on the Rise for Apple TV+

- Apple Posts Season-Two Trailer for “Truth Be Told” Ahead of 20 August Premier

- Brendan Fraser Joins Cast of “Killers of the Flower Moon”

- Apple TV+ Snags Eight Imagen Awards Nominations

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:06am EDT

- New Models of Mac and Apple Watch Signaled in ECC Database

- Fortune Global 500: Apple Tops in Terms of Profit, Sixth in Revenue

- Case Against Apple Over Heart Rate Sensors in Apple Watch Can Proceed

- Australians Can Put Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination in Apple Wallet

- 9 to 5 Mac: Talk of Unintentionally Silent Movies from Apple

- Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine Sold to New Media Venture

- COVID Pauses Production on Apple TV+ Film “Emancipation”

- A Lot of Rare Apple and Computer Stuff Headed for Auction

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:02am EDT

- IDC: iPad Sales Trounced Other Tablets in June-Quarter

- Apple Watch Series 6 Titanium in Short Supply

- Anti-Vax App “Unjected” Ejected from the App Store

- App Store, Apple Music, and iTunes Took a Power-Nap Saturday

- Apple Podcasts App Resolves Background Download Issue

- Health Insurance Cards Hit Apple Wallet in Australia

- TAFE Queensland to Offer Apple Designed Program for iOS App Development with Swift

- Report: Apple Testing Improved Maps for Italy

- Siri Snafu Leads to Cries of National Bias in China

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:24am EDT

- Apple Seeks Vaccination Status from Office Workers

- Apple Releases Security-Centric watchOS 7.6.1

- Motherboard: Why Apple Says It Wants Its Secrets to Be Secret

- Motherboard: Apple Lawyers in China Make Demands of Secret Leakers

- GarageBand for iOS and iPadOS Gets New Sound Packs and Producer Packs

- Apple Posts “See” Season Two Trailer to YouTube

- Applications Open for Apple’s Second Entrepreneur Camp for Black Founders and Developers

- Jobs’ Job Application Sells for $343K, NFT Goes for $23K

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:40am EDT

- A Look at Financial Folks' Reaction to Apple Earnings

- Apple Insider: Good Reasons for Wall Street’s Whopping Misses

- Bloomberg: Majority of Apple Stores Go Back to Mask Requirements for All

- Facebook and Google Requiring COVID-19 Vaccines Before Return to Office

- Apple Officially Pushes Return to Office to October, May Require Vaccines

- Apple Disappears from NAB Attendee List

- Third Betas Out for iOS 15, iPadOS 15, watchOS 8, and tvOS 15

- Apple Says Don’t Put Bitter Batteries in AirTag

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:26am EDT

- Apple Reports Another Record June-Quarter

- Apple’s Earnings Call is Available to Stream on Apple’s Investor Site

- You Can Grab the Earnings Call as a Podcast

- Get SERIOUSLY Nerdy with the Numbers on Apple’s Site

- Thanks to iMore for Their Transcript of the Earnings Call

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:07am EDT

- Monday Updates for Mac, iPhone, and iPad Patch Serious Security Vulnerability

- iOS Update Fixes Apple Watch Unlock Issue

- Some iCloud Services Saw Issues to Start the Work Week

- BofA Analyst Sees Strength in Apple Hardware and Worry Over Services

- Apple’s Q3FY21 Earnings and Call Set for Today

- Bloomberg’s Gurman Expects Next iPhone Event to Be “Virtual”

- Apple Maps “Look Around” Crews Driving Around Austria, Hong Kong, and Switzerland

- Apple Museum Set to Open in Poland This Fall

- TMZ Sources: Kayne Live Stream Breaks Apple Music Live-Stream Record

- Apple Says “Ted Lasso” Season Two Premier Biggest Yet for Apple TV+

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:17am EDT

- Munster Plays “What if…” Ahead of Apple Earnings

- Evercore Analyst Worried/Not Worried Over Apple’s September-Quarter

- Ming-Chi Kuo: Mac Sales to Rise ~45% 2H21 Versus 1H21

- Apple Officially Headed Back to NAB

- Deutsche Telekom Looking for AR Developers in iOS

- Typing “Stammer” No Longer Suggests “Woozy” Emoji

- Stella Low Added to Apple Leadership Page

- Tim Cook Hosts Spanish Prime Minister at Apple Park

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:06am EDT

- Canaccord Genuity Ups Apple Target Ahead of Next Week’s Earnings

- Apple Music for Android Adds Lossless and Spatial Audio Support

- Apple Changes Tune on iPhone/iPad Spatial Audio Support

- Apple Releases First Beta of AirPods Pro Firmware

- Apple Outs New Ad for Apple Watch Series 6

- Apple Updates MagSafe Info for First Time Since 2016

- Verizon Launches Fios TV Apps for Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV

- In Wake of HBO Max, Old HBO App and Apple TV Channel Go Dark

- Apple Offers Refunds and HBO Max Discount as HBO App Goes Dark

- PlayStation 5 Owners Offered Six-Months of Free Apple TV+

- “Ted Lasso” Takes Over Apple Homepage

- Apple TV+ Says Sing Along with “Schmigadoon” Song “Corn Puddin’”

- Let’s Be Peanuts Characters!

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:49am EDT

- A Wedbullish Note on Apple June-Q Earnings

- WSJ: A Look at Flooding Around China’s “iPhone City”

- CNBC: Foxconn Says “iPhone City” Not Impacted by Flooding

- FTC Powers Up Fight for “Right to Repair”

- Apple’s Q3FY21 Earnings and Call Set for 27 July

- Apple Releases iPadOS 14.7

- Apple Releases macOS Big Sur 11.5

- Apple Outs Security Updates for Catalina and Mojave

- Apple Turns on Ultra Wideband for Four More Countries

- Russian Card “Mir” Now Supports Apple Pay

- America Ferrera Joins Apple TV+ Limited Series “WeCrashed”

- Jobs Job Application Back Up for Auction with NFT Copy

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:29am EDT

- Notes on Apple That Are Bullish and Extra Crespi

- Loop Capital Analyst Expects Apple to Beat the Street on Hardware

- Apple’s Q3FY21 Earnings and Call Set for 27 July

- Report: Apple Urging Retail Workers to Mask-Up Again

- Worried About Pegasus? CNBC Says to Reboot Your Phone

- Apple Music Streaming Kanye West Album Premier Event on Wednesday

- WSJ: Apple’s Looking to Lock Up Production Facilities in L.A.

- Jon Stewart Posts Promo for Apple TV+ Show to Twitter

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:23am EDT

- Monday Morning: Apple Employees Push Back Against September Return to Office

- Monday Night: Sources Say Apple Delaying Return to Office By at Least a Month as COVID Spikes Again

- Apple Releases iOS 14.7 and Not iPadOS 14.7

- Apple Releases watchOS 7.6

- Apple Releases tvOS 14.7

- Apple Releases HomePod Software 14.7

- Apple Music Users on Twitter Says Lossless and Spatial Audio Live in India

- Apple Seeds Second macOS Big Sur 11.5 Beta

- Apple Releases Safari 14.1.2 for Non-Big Sur Macs

- The Guardian Outlines Possible Global Abuse of NSO Spyware

- Amnesty International: Some iOS Exploits Make Way for NSO Spyware

- CIRP: iOS and Android Split the US Market in the June-Quarter

- “Helpsters” Helps Apple TV+ to Fourth Daytime Emmy Award

- Apple Says Don’t Disinfect Your Apple Gear with Hydrogen Peroxide

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:47am EDT

- SellCell: iPhone 12 Holds Value Better Than iPhone 11 Did

- The Information: Counterfeit AirPods Seized Annually Likely a Drop in the Bucket

- Second Public Betas for iOS/iPadOS 15 and macOS Monterey Out to Testers

- Apple Pledges Support for Flood Victims in Western Europe

- Report: Apple Watch Lead Ads Overseeing Apple Car to Duties

- Apple TV+ Picks Up Three Daytime Emmys

- Apple Hosts “Tad Lasso” Premier Event in L.A.

- Apple Stores Giving Out “Ted Lasso” Memoji Sticker Ahead of Season Two Premier

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

- CIRP: US Consumers Trading-In Early for iPhone 12

- Morgan Stanley Ups Apple Target to $166

- IBD Raises Relative Strength Rating on Apple

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday High, Briefly Pass $2.5T Market Value Again

- Xiaomi Slips Past Apple for No. 2 Spot in Global Smartphone Share

- App Annie: App Sales Hit $34B in June-Quarter

- Apple’s Back to School Promotion Goes Live in 20+ Additional Countries

- Apple Offers US Vets and Military an Extra Month of Apple Music

- Adam McKay’s Production Company Inks First-Look Deal with Apple TV+

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:34am EDT

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs

- Apple Market Value Briefly Touched $2.5T on Wednesday

- Barron’s Highlights Bullish Notes on Apple

- Apple Seeds Third Round of Betas for This OS Updates to Developers

- Report: macOS Monterey Beta Brings Tab Bar Back to Safari

- 2020 Toshiba and Insignia Fire TVs Get HomeKit and AirPlay 2 Support

- 9th Circuit Sides with Apple in Memoji Trademark Suit

- Apple Posting “Today at Apple” Sessions to YouTube

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:59am EDT

Bloomberg: Apple Targets 20% Boost in Production for 2021 iPhone Launch

- Gartner: Mac Sales Strength Continued in June-Quarter

- JetBlue to Put M1 iPad Pro in the Cockpit

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs

- Apple Seeds Next Round of OS Betas to Developers and Testers

- Orders Up for iPhone 12 MagSafe Battery Pack Ahead of Release Next Week

- New Battery Pack Turns On Limited Reverse Wireless Charging for iPhone 12

- Leather Loop and Key Ring for AirTag Get New Colors

- Apple Updates Final Cut Pro to v10.5.4

- Apple Arcade Adds “Angry Birds Reloaded” Friday 16 July

- Apple Picks Up 35 Emmy Nominations

- 20 Emmy Nominations for “Ted Lasso” Sets New Freshman Series Record

- Apple TV+ Emmy Nominations: The MacRumors Rundown

- Apple Up for Three Commercial Emmy Awards

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:38am EDT

- JP Morgan: No iPhone 12 Slowdown Evident Ahead of iPhone 13

- IDC Sees Continued Strength in Mac Sales

- TrendForce Sees Mac Growth Continuing Throughout 2021

- California State University System Builds iPad Into Student Equity Initiative

- Apple Maps Teams with Gallaudet on Guide to Deaf-Owned Business in D.C.

- iCloud Mail Catches a Case of the Mondays

- Apple TV+ Signs Deal with Alexander Rodnyansky for Russian/Multilingual Content

- Apple TV+ Signs Overall Deal with “Lovecraft Country” Creator Misha Green

- Apple Music Promotes Apple Music with “This Week on Apple Music”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:02am EDT

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs

- Apple Chip Partner TSMC Beats June Sales Expectations

- Apple Outlines Tax Holiday Offers in AL, MO, SC, VA

- Apple Gift Cards Go “Universal” in Australia and Canada

- Epic Case Against Apple Gets Go-Ahead in Australia

- Report: LG Retail Suspends Talks Over Sales of iPhone

- Rumor Has Apple Interested in Rights to “NFL Sunday Ticket”

- Apple TV+ Signs Overall Deal with ‘Lovecraft Country’ Creator Misha Green

- Tickets Available for Recordings of “The Problem with Jon Stewart”

- Part Two of Season One of “The Snoopy Show” Now on Apple TV+

- Apple TV+ Picks Up 15 HCA Award Nominations

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:55am EDT

- Fifth-Round of Current OS Betas Out to Apple Developers and Testers

- Data Recovery Company Warns of Fatal Flaw in Time Capsule

- Cook and Cue Spotted at Sun Valley “Summer Camp”

- Apple’s Cue Named to Duke University Board of Trustees

- Apple Takes Heat from UK Org Over “Woozy Face” Emoji and “Stammering”

- ITV App on Apple TV Leaves England Football Fans Out

- Apple Picks Riyadh for First MENA Developer Academy

- Apple Announces 9/11 Documentary for This September

- Ryan Reynolds Teases Holiday Film for Apple TV+

- Apple TV+ Doc “The Velvet Underground” Premiers at Cannes

- Apple TV+ Drops Trailer for “Mr. Corman” Ahead of 6 August Premier

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:01am EDT

- Apple Shares Close at Record High

- Facebook-Funded Comscore Study Questions Fairness of Pre-Installed Apps

- WSJ: Ad Dollars Shift to Android in ATT’s Wake

- 9 to 5 Mac: More HomePods Getting Bricked

- Report: Apple TV Third in Streaming Devices

- Apple Rumored to Eye Acquisition of Hello Sunshine

- Paramount Releases Apple TV+ Series “Defending Jacob” on Blu-ray/DVD

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:01am EDT

- Foxconn 2Q Revenue Up 20% Year-Over-Year

- JP Morgan Ups Apple Target on iPhone Strength, History, and the Fall

- Evercore Sees Faster June, Slower June-Quarter for App Store Revenue

- EC Competition Authority Says Apple Can’t Use Security as Shield Against Competition

- Government Issues Take-Down Orders for Didi Chuxing App in China

- Apple Blocks ATT Workaround in China

- Spain Investigating Apple/Amazon Deal for Possible Anti-Competitive Issues

- iPadOS 14 Adds New Language Dialects for Apple Pencil

- Report: HomePod 15 Betas Leading to Overheating and Damage

- Report: Tim Cook Headed to Sun Valley Conference This Week

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:01am EDT

- Counterpoint: China iPhone Sales Up 16% During Festival Shopping Season

- (PRODUCT)RED to Support Global Fund's COVID-19 Response Through 2021

- Apple Releases First Public Beta of macOS Monterey

- Report: Apple Testing “Hybrid Flex” Work-at-Home Option for Retail

- New Russian Law Aimed at Social Media May Net Apple As Well

- France Enacts Rules on Streaming Video Revenue and Local Production

- Apple Maps to Start “Look Around” Work in Austria Next Week

- Apple Maps Adds “Shop with Pride” Guides for Five Major Metros

- Wallet Maker Stops Taking Digital Payments

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:52am EDT

- Counterpoint Puts iPhone 12 Line at SuperCycle™ Status

- Apple’s Q3FY21 Earnings Call Set for 27 July

- Apple Adds Four LG Phones to iPhone Trade-In Program

- Apple Retail Adds In-Store Pickup Option in China

- Apple Stands (Mostly) Firm on Going Back to the Office

- Masimo Asks ITC to Stop U.S. Imports of Apple Watch Series 6

- Apple Announces Series Order for “City on Fire”

- Apple Declares 12-Inch Retina MacBook (2015) “Vintage”

- Apple (Finally) Makes Mac OS X Lion and Mountain Lion Free to Download

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:04am EDT

- Economic Daily News Notes Movement in the MacBook Supply Chain

- Loup Ventures: Demand Tailwind Outweighs Supply Headwind

- Creators Want to Tax the Mac for a “Smart Fund” in UK

- Apple Seeds Fourth Betas of iOS/iPadOS/tvOS 14.7, watchOS 7.6, and macOS 11.5 to Devs and Testers

- Apple Patents Fully-Actuated Suspension System

- Report: Negro League Baseball Drama in Development for Apple TV+

- Apple Watch Gets International Collection of Sport Loop Bands and Faces Ahead of Summer Olympics

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:01am EDT

- Sensor Tower: As Revenue Grows, Downloads Drop for iOS Versus Google Play

- “Forever Games” and Apple Arcade May Be Messing with iOS Downloads

- Morgan Stanley Sees App Store Revenue Growth for Rest of FY2021

- Canalys: Apple Shipments Soar on Subcontinent

- Apple Seeds Second Build of macOS Monterey to Developers

- Apple Starts Xcode Cloud Beta Tests

- Republican Legislators Mull Taxing Big Tech to Fund Broadband Subsidies

- ACCC Still Not Stoked Over AirTag

- Apple TV+ Picks 25 Daytime Emmy Nominations

- Apple TV+ Releases “Foundation” Trailer Ahead of 24 September Premier

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:35am EDT

- Old Pledge May Keep iPhone Out of LG Stores

- Apple Updates Guidance on Products and Implanted Medical Devices

- China Okays ECG Functionality for Apple Watch

- Apple Wants to Restart Anthenry Data Center Project

- Reminder: Adobe Discontinuing Photoshop Sketch and Illustrator Draw

- French and English Meet in Apple TV+ Series “Liaison”

- Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for CODA Ahead of 13 August Premier

- Apple Drops “Schmigadoon!” Trailer Ahead of 16 July Premier

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:02am EDT

- Pelosi Confirms Call with Cook, Suggests Letting Process Continue

- Bills Targeting Big Tech Pass Out of Committee

- Evercore Analyst Not Yet Worried About Movement in House

- Morgan Stanley Analyst Outlines Four Factors Keeping AAPL Down

- Morgan Stanley Analyst Sees June-Quarter Beat from Apple

- Second Betas of iOS/iPadOS 15, watchOS 8, and tvOS 15 Out to Developers

- Ted Lasso and Coach Beard Announce US Women’s Olympic Soccer Line-Up

- Systems Are Go for Apple TV+ Series “Strange Planet”

- Apple TV+ Series “Stillwater” Picks Up a Peabody

- Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for “Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson”

- Apple TV+ Gives Release Dates and Timeframes for Upcoming Titles

- An Audio Visit to Apple Tower Theatre

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:25am EDT

- Report: Cook Calls U.S. Speaker of the House About Proposed Legislation

- Apple Posts 16-Page Argument for App Store As-Is

- Apple’s Head of User Privacy Speaks Against Sideloading on iOS

- Apple Government Affairs Guy Pens Letter to House Judiciary Committee

- Zacks Equity Research Calls Out Apple as a “Buy”

- American Airlines Moving All Mobile Devices to iPhone and iPad

- Apple Tweaks Firmware for AirTag

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:28am EDT

- Foxconn’s iPhone City Offers Highest Bonus Yet Ahead of iPhone 13

- HomePod mini Up for Order in New Zealand

- Apple Updates Dark Sky iOS App

- Proposed Russian Law May Force Apple to Open Local Offices by Next Year

- Glenn Close Headed to “Tehran” on Apple TV+

- Virginia Union University Builds Smart Campus Around Apple Gear

- Apple Previews L.A.’s New Tower Theatre Store

- Apple Launches Multi-Week Today at Apple Creative Studios for Kids

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:18am EDT

- Wedbush Analyst Sees Good Tiding for Next Round of iPhones

- President Biden Names Tech Critic Lina Khan to Chair FTC

- Barron’s Eric Savitz Senses Sustained Change in Tech Regulation

- Lobbyists Pen Letter Against House Bills Targeting Tech

- German Regulators Assessing Apple Over Possible Competition Concerns

- Wedbush Analyst: Regulatory Uncertainty Keeping Apple Shares Down

- One-Month Trial of Paramount+ Available Through Apple TV App in U.S.

- Apple TV+ Picks Up Two Critics Choice Real TV Awards

- Official “Ted Lasso” Gear Available Now

- “Ted Lasso” Picks up a “Peabody”

- Apple Drops “Ted Lasso” Season 2 Trailer Ahead of 23 July Premier

- SellCell: A Lot of People Want to Skip the Name “iPhone 13”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:48am EDT

- Goldman Sachs Sees Negatives in China’s May iPhone Numbers Compared to iPhone X

- Chatterjee’s Look at China’s May iPhone Numbers Revisited

- Evercore Sees Positives in China’s May iPhone Numbers

- Digitimes (and Math): Intel Share to Fall as Apple Silicon Share Rises

- Gartner Expects Semiconductor Shortage to Last Another Year

- Proposed F.A.B.S. Act Would Incentivize Semiconductor Production in U.S.

- Apple Updates iMovie, Final Cut Pro X, Motion, and Compressor

- Security Researcher: Messed Up Network Name Kills Wifi on iOS

- Target Circle Program Offers Extended Trials of Some Apple Services

- YouTube to Support Picture-in-Picture for All iOS Users

- Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre Starting a Public High School in LA

- Apple Discontinues Line of Space Gray Mac Accessories

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:14am EDT

- Strategy Analytics: iPhone Still Leads 5G Handsets Despite Smaller Share

- JP Morgan: iPhone Grows Share in Slowing China Market

- Report: LG and Apple Talk Selling iPhone in South Korean LG Stores

- Apple “Back to School” Promotion Launches in US

- AppleCare+ Price Drops from MacBook Air and 13-Inch M1 MacBook Pro

- Apple Awards $5M “Innovation Grants” to Four HBCUs

- Apple Developer Academy Detroit Gets “Multi-Million” Dollar Grant from Gilbert Family Foundation

- Apple Outs Premier Date and Trailer for “The Shrink Next Door”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:31am EDT

- Proposed Law Could Keep Pre-Installed Apps Off of Apple Devices

- Mark-Ups on Proposed Antitrust Legislation to Start Next Week

- UK Competition and Markets Authority “Scrutinising” Apple and Google

- Tim Cook: Sideloading Would Kill iPhone Security

- Apple Pay Promotes Shopping at Black-Owned Businesses for Juneteenth

- Apple Card Issue “Resolved” Over 48-Hours Later

- Apple TV+ Drops Trailer and Premier Date for Season Two of “Truth be Told”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:04am EDT

- COVID and the Current State of the States

- Analysis: Game Downloads Up 30% in Q1, Spending Up 40%

- Counterpoint: iPad Grew 33% in 2020 Versus Tablet Growth of 19%

- More Old/New Games Headed to Apple Arcade

- HomePod mini Up for Order in Austria and Ireland - Coming Soon to NZ

- Third Betas of Some Current Apple Operating Systems Out to Public Testers

- Lossless and Spatial Audio Land in Apple Music for Android Beta

- Mayo Clinic Adds iPhone Health Records Option for Patients

- Apple TV+ Free Trial Moves from 12-Months to 3-Months on 1 July

- Apple Outs Season-Two Trailer for “Central Park”

- Paid Podcasts and Channels Start in Apple Podcasts

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:20am EDT

- AG Eyes Separation-of-Powers in Wake of DoJ Investigation of House Dems

- Apple Card Hits Second Service Issue in as Many Weeks

- Report: Some M1 iMacs Are Crooked

- Beats Studio Buds Go Up for Pre-Order

- Apple Releases Silicone Cases for iPhone 12 Line in Three New Colors

- Apple Seeds Third Betas of Current Operating Systems to Developers

- Apple Releases Security Update for iOS 12 Devices

- Latest Boot Camp Update Makes Mac Trackpads More Responsive in Windows

- Apple Sets Mid-September Return for “The Morning Show”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:20am EDT

- Report: Apple Retail Relaxing Mask Requirement in Some Areas

- DoJ Shrouded Info Requests with Volume

- Apple: Breadth of DoJ Info Request Made Nature of Requests Tough to Spot

- Apple Put Limits on Requests After Volumes Tied to Leak Requests

- Report: DoJ Also Requested Info on Trump Lawyer from Apple

- DoJ Moving from “In It” to “Getting to the Bottom of It”

- House Antitrust Subcommittee Introduces Five Bills Targeting Big Tech

- Report: Japan to Launch Antitrust Investigation Against Apple and Google

- Spoiler Alert: Next Round of iPhones Shows Up in EEC Database

- Apple Gages Interest in Future, In-Person WWDC

- MacRumors: Full-Size HomePod Finally Sells Out on Apple Site

- Apple Tower Theatre Store Opens in DTLA on 24 June

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:57am EDT

- Apple Subpoenaed for House Democrat Data by Trump’s DoJ

- Report: House Plans Five Bills Aimed at “Big Tech”

- EU Competition Commissioner Pushing for Second App Store for iPhone

- Apple Offers Canadians $75 Gift Card with iPhone 12/iPhone 12 mini Purchase

- Report: Former BMW Exec and Canoo Co-founder Joins Apple

- Dark Sky API and iOS App Will Last Through 2022

- Whoopi Goldberg Lends Her Voice to “Luck”

- Season Two of “See” Set for 27 August

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:05am EDT

- Marquee Monterey Features for M1 Macs Only

- “Find My” in iOS 15 Can Find Yours Even If It’s Erased or Powered Off

- iOS 15 Can Automatically Archive Expired Items in Wallet

- iOS 15 Lets Photo Viewers Lose Memories

- Apple Music Playlists Feature Spatial Audio with Dolby Atmos

- How to Activate Dolby Atmos Spatial Audio

- Dolby Atmos “Coming Soon” for Apple Music on Android

- Logic Pro to Get Spatial Audio Mixing “Later This Year”

- International Day of Yoga Apple Watch Challenge Planned for 21 June

- The Verge Says Paid Apple Podcasts Start 15 June

- HBO Max Reverts App to Working Version

- Apple TV+ Teases “Invasion”

- Apple TV+ Posts “Only Apple Originals” Promo

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:56am EDT

- A Look at Features Coming in tvOS 15

- A WWDC Keynote Privacy/Security Rundown

- Apple Says No Private Relay for China

- Newsletter Publishers Upset Over Upcoming Mail Protections

- Health Improvements on the Way in This Fall’s Updates

- Apple Announces Xcode Cloud

- Apple Outs Screen Time API at WWDC

- Swift Playgrounds for iPadOS 15 To Let Coders Submit to Apple from iPad

- Munster: WWDC Keynote Was Calm Before “Innovation Storm”

- Other Analyst Reactions to the WWDC Keynote

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:43am EDT

- Apple Updates the Operating Systems, and Then Some

- A Great List of iOS 15 Features from The Mac Observer

- iOS/iPadOS 15 Bring Major Customizations to Memoji

- iDownloadBlog Outlines What iOS 15 Will Work On

- High Points of the iPadOS 15 Announcement

- iDownloadBlog Outlines What iPadOS 15 Will Work On

- What's New in macOS Monterey

- A Look at Safari Changes from Apple Insider

- MacRumors Covers Which Macs Will Make It to Monterey

- Features Found in watchOS 8

- iMore: If Your Apple Watch Runs watchOS 7, It’ll Run watchOS 8

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:04am EDT

- COVID-19 Troubles Taiwanese Supply Chain

- U.S. Pledges 750,000 COVID Vaccines to Taiwan

- Apple Outs OS Adoption Rates Ahead of WWDC

- Bloomberg and Loup Ventures See Changes Ahead for iOS Messages

- CNET: Apple to Use WWDC as Pep Rally

- Apple Music Holding “Spatial Audio” Event After WWDC Keynote

- Morgan Stanley Analyst Expects MacBook Announcement at WWDC

- Charles Schulz/Charlie Brown Documentary to Hits Apple TV+ on 25 June

- Filming Wraps on “Ted Lasso” Season Two

- Official "Ted Lasso" Merch Expected Later This Month

- C.W. Longbottom’s “Tears of the Anaren” Hits Apple Books

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:02am EDT

- Wedbush Analyst Expects New Macs, Privacy Focus at WWDC

- MacRumors: Battery Regulatory Filings Indicate New 14-Inch and 16-Inch MacBook Pros Ahead

- Wedbush Analyst Sees Increase in Initial Builds of “iPhone 13”

- Wedbush Analyst Says Apple Goofed Not Buying MGM

- Apple Strengthening AirTag Anti-Stalker Protections

- American Heart Association: Seriously! Keep Your Phone Away from Your Pacemaker

- Apple Pay Now Support current accounts at Irish Credit Unions

- HBO App for Apple TV Reportedly Buggy After New Build

- Apple TV App Now Available on Android TV

- Apple Gives Certain Devices “Vintage and Obsolete” Designations

- Tim Cook and Malala Yousafzai Sit Down for British “Vogue”

- Apple Taps “The Mosquito Coast” for Second Season

- “Lisey’s Story” Starts on Apple TV+

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:50am EDT

- Cook Preps Apple Corporate for September Return to Offices

- Apple Card Out for Six-Hours on Wednesday

- Apple Seeds Second Round of Betas to Developers

- Reports Have iOS 14.7 Beta Killing SIM Support for Some

- Apple Leaks and Cleans Up References to homeOS

- Apple No. 3 on Fortune 500

- Study: App Store Ecosystem Facilitated $643B in 2020 Transactions

- Evercore Notes Deceleration for App Store Growth in May

- Flashback: Morgan Stanley Sees Surprising Growth for App Store in May

- Judge Drops Bribery Case Against Apple Head of Global Security

- Apple Music Celebrates Black Music Month

- Full-Size HomePod (Finally) Disappearing from Apple Stores

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:13am EDT

- Apple Updates Developer App Ahead of WWDC

- Apple Opens Developer Registration to WWDC Digital Lounges

- Apple Publishes WWDC Keynote Live Link to YouTube

- SCMP: Apple Supply Chain Reliance Increased Since 2017

- Construction Underway on Arizona’s First TSMC Plant

- Apple Updates Pages, Numbers, and Keynote

- Users Can Add Coinbase Card to Apple Pay

- Apple TV App Lands on NVIDIA Shield Devices

- Apple Taking “Look Around” Pics in Poland and Other Parts of Europe

- Apple Music Plans Lots of Content to Celebrate Pride

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:02am EDT

- Vietnam Supply Chain Petitions International Companies for COVID Vaccine

- Apple SVP Deirdre O’Brien: “We intend to add more stores.”

- Counterpoint Research: iPhone 12 Beating iPhone 11 in Comparable Times

- ECG Goes Live for Apple Watch in Australia

- Apple TV+ Beefs Up Unscripted Plans with Prominent Hires

- Apple Hires WarnerMedia’s Jessie Henderson in Feature Film Push

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:02am EDT

- Supply Chain Disruptions in Vietnam as COVID Cases Surge

- Morgan Stanley Sees Better Than Expected App Store Revenue

- Apple Pushes Paid Podcasts to June

- Apple’s Jackson: Move to Clean Energy Creates Jobs

- Apple Signs Straight-to-Series Order for “The Big Door Prize”

- Jony Ive “Involved” in New iMac Design

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:45am EDT

- IDC: As Wearables Shipments Grow, Apple Marketshare Shrinks

- Counterpoint: Apple Watch Marketshare Grows with Widened Protfolio

- Kia “Giving Away” Apple Watch to Select Car Buyers

- Report: Apple Watch Series 3 Updates Require Unpairing First

- Apple Improves Developers Forum Heading Into WWDC

- iCloud Data Center Goes Live in China

- Report: Chinese Hackathon Exploit Used Against Uyghur Community

- University of Nevada Freshmen Getting “Free” Apple Kit This Fall

- Apple TV+ Up for Six Daytime Emmys

- Apple TV+ Drops Trailer for Dark Comedy “Physical”

- Study Commissioned by Facebook Sides with Facebook on App Tracking Transparency

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:09am EDT

- iFixit Tears Down Apple TV 4K and New Siri Remote

- Bloomberg Turned on by AirTag + Hermès

- Hermès AirTags On the Way to “On the Way”

- Researcher Finds “M1RACLES” Flaw in Apple’s M1

- Apple TV+ Posts Promo for “Lisey’s Story”

- Follow-Up Town Hall for “The Me You Can’t See” Hits Friday

- Apple Looking for BizDev Manager with Alt. Payments Experience

- Apple Opens New Store on Historic Site in Rome

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:28am EDT

- Reports: Intricate Shortcuts Noticeably Faster on iOS 14.6

- Tidal Follows Spotify Into Offline Playback to Apple Watch

- Canada’s Telus Health Launches 24/7 Apple Watch Fall Detection Service

- US ITC Agrees to Investigate AliveCor Claim Against Apple Watch

- Apple Sued for Patent Violation Tied to iBeacon

- WSJ: Insider Says Apple Really Looking Into the Car Thing

- Apple Arcade Sweetener to Verizon “Unlimited” Deals

- Apple TV App for Xbox Series X/S Gets Dolby Vision Support

- 2021 Apple Watch Pride Bands Now Available

- Elisabeth Moss to Direct Some Episodes of “Shining Girls”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:46am EDT

Tim Cook Testifies: The VentureBeat Take
- Apple Releases macOS Big Sur 11.4 Update

- macOS 11.4 Update Addresses Permission Borrowing Malware

- Apple Releases iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6

- Apple Releases watchOS 7.5

- Apple Releases tvOS 14.6

- Apple Releases Security Updates for Mojave and Catalina

- Apple Confirms WWDC21 Opening Presentation for 7 June at 10AM PDT

- Court Hears Closing Arguments in Epic v. Apple Trial

- Evercore Analyst Predicts Win for Apple in Epic Fight

- Hermès AirTag Accessories “Currently Unavailable” from Apple

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:11am EDT

- Tim Cook Testifies in Epic v. Apple Trial

- Counterpoint Research: iPhone 12s Snag 34% of Q1 Smartphone Revenue

- Barclays Drops Apple Target from $138 to $134 on Tough Compares and Regulatory Concerns

- Second RC of iOS 14.6 Out to Developers

- Apple Outlines Lossless Audio Playability

- Spotify Turns on Offline Listening to Apple Watch for Premium Subscribers

- iPad 2 Obsolete the World Over

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:16am EDT

- iPhone 12 Gives Smartphones and 5G Major Boosts in Japan

- UBS Analyst Likes iPhone Demand and Its Halo Effect

- Apple Ad “Tracked” Illustrates ATT in Action

- First Betas of iOS/iPadOS 14.7 and macOS 11.5 Out to Public Testers

- Apple Splits “Gambling and Contests” Into Separate App Categories

- Apple Launches Paid Podcast Affiliate Program

- Apple TV+ Signs Straight-to-Series Order for “Wool”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:27am EDT

- Morgan Stanley: AAPL Underperformance is Overdone

- Federighi: More Malware on Macs Than We’d Like

- Report: Greyed-Out ATT Toggle Getting Unstuck for Stuck Users

- Apple Store App Gets iPad-Centric Update

- Devs Get First Betas of Updates After Next

- Apple Highlights New and Upcoming Features for Global Accessibility Awareness Day

- Tim Cook Marks Apple Retail Anniversary on Twitter

- Celebrating Apple Retail's 20th in Augmented Reality

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:08am EDT

- Foxconn and Luxshare Plants in Vietnam Closed Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

- iPhone Slips Behind Samsung in Latest ACSI Smartphone Satisfaction Survey

- Engadget: Even Wired, AirPods Max Can’t Do Lossless Audio

- Apple’s Self-Driving Fleet Grows as Test Driver Numbers Drop

- Muted Parler Back in Apple’s App Store

- Apple TV+ Green Lights Pre-Schooler Series “Hello, Jack! The Kindness Show”

- Apple Offering ASL and VoiceOver “Today at Apple” Sessions for Global Accessibility Awareness Day

- Apple Intros New Pride-Themed Watch Bands for 2021

- MacPaw Opening Apple Museum in Ukraine

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:11am EDT

- Apple Music Announces Spatial and Lossless Audio Coming in June

- The Next Web Wonders Over Lossless Audio and Artists

- Apple Insider: What Will Play Which Audio and How

- Developers Get Release Candidates for Next OS Updates from Apple

- New York Times Accuses Apple of Security and Privacy Compromises in China

- Apple Statement on New York Times China Story

- Schiller: Apple Park Getting a Dev Center, WWDC Costs Apple $50M Annually

- Apple TV+ Releases Trailer for “The Me You Can't See”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:51am EDT

- Rumor Has New AirPods and Better Sounding Apple Music Announcements This Week

- Apple Music Teases Music Changing Announcement

- Mask Requirements Stay in Place for U.S. Apple Stores

- Steeber: All Apple Stores in France Open Again by Wednesday

- FDA Not Too Worried About Pacemakers and Consumer Electronics

- Space Gray iMac Pro Accessories Only Available “While Supplies Last”

- García Martínez Speaks Up on Being Fired by Apple

- Apple Hires Design Heavyweight to Guide Beats

- Thailand Will Stand in for India in Apple TV+’s “Shantaram”

- First Tim Cook Scholarships Awarded at Cook’s Old High School

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:15am EDT

- Mr. Munster Makes the Case for Apple

- Strategy Analytics: Global Apple Laptop Shipments Up 94% in Q1

- IDC: 1Q Mac Sales in India Up 335.5% Y-o-Y

- SellCell Survey: People Don’t Like App Tracking, Like Apple’s Device Tracker

- Canadian Court Approves 2011 MacBook Pro Graphics Settlement

- Cherry Jones Returns to Apple TV+ for “Five Days at Memorial”

- Correction: Season Two of “Trying” Starts Friday 21 May

- Apple Outs Season-Two Trailer for “Home Before Dark” Ahead of 11 June Premier

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:44am EDT

- Evercore Sticks with Outperform/$175 on Apple Despite iPhone Slowdown

- Lunch: Apple Employees Question Hiring of Antonio García Martínez

- Dinner: Antonio García Martínez Out at Apple

- U.S. Rep. Asks Apple for Answers Around Forced Labor

- Researcher Taps AirTag Network to Pass Secret Messages

- Michigan Apple Stores Reopen as Express Storefronts

- Apple Maps Takes “Look Around” to Atlanta

- Joel Coen/Denzel Washington Macbeth Adaptation Headed to Apple TV+

- Season-Two Trailer for “Trying” Hits Two-Days Before Season-Two

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:43am EDT

- COVID Cuts iPhone 12 Production in Half at Foxconn Factory in India

- Apple, Other Tech Giants Seek Incentives for U.S. Semiconductor Production

- Unity Says ATT to Cost It $30M Annually

- UK Financial Ombudsman Investigating iPhone Upgrade Program

- Visa Goes Live with Apple Pay Support in Japan

- Amazon’s Wondery+ Signs on for Apple Podcast Paid Subscriptions

- IoT Standard “Project CHIP” Shifts to “Matter”

- Apple Taking Student/Mentor Applications for Detroit Developer Academy

- Apple Drops Trailer and Premier Date for “Lisey’s Story”

- Apple Drops Trailer for “1971: The Year That Music Changed Everything”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:01am EDT

- UBS Survey: iPhone is Still Wicked Sticky

- Report: Seven Companies in Apple’s Supply Chain Use Forced Labor

- Corning Get $45 Million More from Apple Advanced Manufacturing Fund

- Apple Seed Third Betas of Next Round of OS Updates to Developers

- Third Betas of iOS/iPadOS 14.6 Out to Public Testers

- Apple TV Adds Siri Support for Austria, Ireland, and New Zealand

- Apple Maps Mapping Hong Kong for “Look Around”

- Apple Sued Over 30% App Store Commission in UK

- Report: Indy Repair Shops Benefit from REvil Leak

- Early Facebook Ad Exec Joins Apple

- Oprah/Prince Harry Mental Health Series Gets a Tile and a Premier Date

- Apple Shares First Look at Scorsese Pic with Osage News

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:01am EDT

- Foxconn and Wistron Plants in India Hit with COVID-19

- Foxconn Staffing Up in China Ahead of Next iPhone Production

- Epic/Apple Battle Reveals Interesting App Store Numbers

- 2015: Apple Gives 128-Million Privacy Breaches The Silent Treatment

- Stella Low Hired as Apple VP Worldwide Corporate Communications

- Tile to Expand Reach Through Amazon Sidewalk

- Hacker Hacks AirTag

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:59am EDT

- How Did AOI Pre-Tax Profit Fall 19-Percent?

- Flurry: 96% of U.S. Users Opt-Out Under App Tracking Transparency

- Google Play Adding App Privacy Labels Next Year

- More Australian Retailers Pause AirTag Sales

- iOS 14.5 Gives Some Beats Headphones a Place in “Find My”

- HomePod and HomePod mini Get Deezer Integration

- Billy Crudup to Head “Hello Tomorrow!” on Apple TV+

- Second Season “Mythic Quest” Hits Apple TV+ Today

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:02am EDT

- Apple Advanced Manufacturing Fund Advances LiDAR-Maker II-VI $410M

- Apple Adding Pre-Search Ad to App Store Search Page

- Epic Says Rule-Breakers Get Kicked from Epic Platforms

- Report: Some HomePods Missing Apple Music Since iOS 14.5

- BYU: Blue Light Not the Sleep Stealing Culprit

- Apple TV+ Series “Servent” Nominated for UK’s TV Choice Award

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:48am EDT

- JP Morgan: Apple Controls 1/4 to 1/3 of Total Gaming Transactions

- Epic CEO Says He’d Have Taken Special Deal for Epic Alone

- Qualcomm Says EC/EU Case Shows Bias for Apple

- Australian Retailer Pulls AirTag Over Fear of Kids Swallowing Batteries

- Report: TSMC Planning Six Chip Fabs for Arizona

- Apple Releases Security-Fixing Safari 14.1 for Mojave and Catalina

- Price Changes Ahead for Four Regional App Stores

- Apple Snags AI Researcher Samy Bengio from Google

- Deadline: Apple Snags Tom Hanks SciFi Pic “Finch”

- Oprah and Prince Harry Mental Wellness Show to Hit Apple TV+ This Month

- Apple TV+ Series “Stillwater” and “Ted Lasso” Nominated for Peabody Awards

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:30am EDT

- Apple Patches Two Zero-Days with iOS 14.5.1

- Apple Says Vulnerabilities Patched in macOS 11.3.1 May Have Been Exploited in the Wild

- Zero-Days Zeroed Out with iPadOS, watchOS, and iOS 12 Updates

- Epic v. Apple Trail Gets Underway

- Epic Fans' Epic Trolling Hinders Start of Trial

- EC Levels Antitrust Charges Against Apple Over Spotify Complaint

- IDC: iPad Still Tops Tablet Market

- 2021 12.9-Inch iPad Pro Delivery Times Stretch to Early July

- Old Magic Keyboard “Functionally Compatible” with New 12.9-Inch iPad Pro

- Delta Snags 19,000 iPhone 12s for Flight Attendants

- Apple Maps Turns on Cycling Directions for Seattle and California

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:42am EDT

- Apple Q2 Sets Global March-Quarter Records

- March-Quarter Earnings Lead to Many Raised Price Targets

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:37am EDT

- Report: EU to Bring Antitrust Charges Against Apple as Soon as This Week

- Australia Antitrust Wonks Worried Over Pre-Installed Apps iOS and Android

- Russia Fines Apple US$12M for Monopolistic App Store Practices

- German Orgs Bring Antitrust Complaints Over App Tracking Transparency

- Apple Promotes Ad Attribution Tools in Place of User Tracking

- Federighi: App Tracking Transparency Is About User Choice

- App Tracking Transparency: Apple Posts Two-Minute Explainer to YouTube

- Apple Says Developers Can’t Bribe Users for Permission to Track

- Facebook: ATT Notifications to Roll Out Over Weeks

- Report: "Allow Apps to Request to Track” Greyed Out for Some Users

- Apple Watch International Dance Day Challenge Set for 29 April

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:32am EDT

- Tim Cook Pledges Apple Support for COVID Relief in India

- Apple Releases iOS/iPadOS 14.5, watchOS 7.4, and tvOS14.5

- iDownloadBlog on Putting ATT in Action

- MacRumors on Opening Your iPhone with Your Masked Face (and an Apple Watch)

- Support for Xbox/PS Controllers and Color Balance Hit with tvOS 14.5

- Apple Insider: Several Small New Features for macOS 11.3

- macOS 11.3 Hammers Flaw That Let Bad Guys Bypass Mac Security

- A Bevy of Security Updates in Monday’s OS Updates

- Apple Updates Clips with Features Built for LiDAR

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:48am EDT

- Report: Apple and Walgreens Vaccinating Apple Office Staff at Work

- Old Magic Keyboards Incompatible with 12.9-Inch M1 iPad Pro

- Ship Dates for AirTag Slip into May for Plain, June for Engraved

- CNET: AirTag Accessories Run the Price Gamut

- iMore: Hermès Offers AirTag Luggage Tag for $699

- MacRumors: Native Rating System My Ship in Apple Maps This Week

- Apple Sued Over Some Fitness Functions in Apple Watch

- Apple Seeks “Clinical Producer - Health”

- Spotify Launching Paid Podcast Service, Taking No Commission

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:01am EDT

- CIRP: U.S. Goes for Full-Sized iPhones

- Morgan Stanley Ups Apple Target By a Buck After “Spring Loaded” Event

- New Siri Remote Not Great for Some Games

- Spring Fling Brings New Bands for Apple Watch

- Apple Drops Nano-Texture Display Cost to $300 on 27-Inch iMac

- Apple Suspends IAP Requirements on P2P Events Through 2021

- Apple Seeds First Betas of Next Round of Mobile OS Updates to Developers

- Apple Seeds First Beta of macOS Big Sur 11.4 to Developers

- Apple Being Sued Over Movies “Bought” on iTunes

- Season Two of “Trying” Delayed a Week

- Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for Fathom

- Nature Doc “The Year Earth Changed” Tops for Apple Unscripted Debuts

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 8:32am EDT

- Ars Technica Lists Lots of Tuesday’s Missed Messages

- Developers Required to Implement ATT by Monday 26 April

- iDownloadBlog: Touch ID on Magic Keyboard Works with Every M1 Mac

- MacRumors: Touch ID on Magic Keyboard Does Not Work with M1 iPad Pro

- Report: MacBook Manufacturer Quanta Tangled in Ransomware

- Leaked Schematics of Unreleased MBPs Apparently Tied to Quanta Attack

- Apple and Google Grilled on the Hill

- Apple Watch ECG Going Live in Australia and Vietnam Next Week

- AliveCor Sues to Block Import of Apple Watch in ECG Patent Dispute

- Apple TV+ Doc "Fathom" to Play at Physical Tribeca Film Festival

- Release Date Announced for Apple TV+ Film "CODA"

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:04am EDT

- Apple Introduces Apple Card Family

- Apple Introduces Podcast Subscriptions

- Vox Details Some of the Apple Podcast Subscription Terms

- Apple Introduces AirTag

- Tile Takes Aim at Apple Over AirTag

- Apple Outs New Apple TV 4K and New Siri Remote

- Apple Insider: iPhone Color Balance Trick Works on Some Older Apple TVs

- Apple Intros Purple iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini

- Apple Intros Colorful Line of M1 iMacs

- iPad Pro Now Powered by M1

- Apple 3.0: A Few “Loaded” Reactions from Financial Folk

- Apple Issues Last Minute Earth Day Apple Watch Challenge

- Ted Lasso Returns to Apple TV+ on 23 July

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 8:00am EDT

- Apple “Temporarily” Stops Accepting New Shows in iTunes Connect

- Rumor and Speculation Around an Apple Premium Podcast Service

- “Spring Loaded” Event Set to 10AM PDT/1PM EDT Today

- Parler Headed Back to Apple’s App Store

- Discord Relaxes Stance on NSFW Content for iOS and iPad Apps

- Best Buy Goes Live with Apple Business Chat

- Apple TV+ Announces Bilingual Thriller Series “Now and Then”

- Report: Justin Timberlake Attached to Chuck Barris Series for Apple TV+

- Tom Holland to Star in the Apple TV+ Series “The Crowded Room”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:52am EDT

- Apple Temporarily Closes Michigan Stores Amid COVID-19 Resurgence

- MacRumors: 21.5-Inch iMacs Scarce Ahead of “Spring Loaded” Event

- Wedbush Analyst Stoked for Anticipated “Spring Loaded” iPad Upgrades

- Apple-Backed Project CHIP to Finalize IoT Protocols Late This Year

- Jungle Runner 2k21: Kids Game Hides Secret Casino

- Jungle Runner 2k21 Bounced from the App Store

- Report: First Round of Roku Voice Remote Pros Missing TV+ Button

- “The Problem with Jon Stewart” to Hit Apple TV+ This Fall

- Greyhound and "Servant" Take Home Golden Reels

- Wolfwalkers Wins Five Annie Awards

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:17am EDT

- House Set to Move on Report Calling Big Tech “Monopolistic”

- TSMC: Chip Shortage Will Last Into 2022

- Apple Fitness+ Adding Workouts for Pregnancy, Older Adults, and Beginners

- Bay Area Clipper Card Now Works with Apple Pay

- Adding Trees to Remove Carbon: Apple Announces Restore Fund

- Apple Pay Donating to Conservation International for Earth Day

- Lisa Jackson Addresses Equity and Environment in Time 2030 Essay

- Apple Hosts Earth Day Focused Virtual “Today at Apple” Sessions with Oliver Jeffers

- Jane Fonda Joins Apple Fitness+ “Time to Walk” for Earth Day

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:42am EDT

- Evercore: Apple “Well Positioned” to Beat March-Quarter Expectations

- Discord Says NSFW Content Blocked from iOS/iPad Apps at Apple’s Behest

- The Verge Sees Questionable Activity with an Apple Trade-In Partner

- Apple Watch COVID Predictor Study Starting in Seattle

- Apple Seeks Dismissal of $800 Million Coronavirus App Case

- Apple/Epic Case in Australia Put on Pause

- Epic Case Discovery Sheds Light on Lack of iMessage for Android

- Judge Warns Apple and Epic Against Courtroom Surprises

- Report: Azimuth, Not Cellebrite, Helped FBI Into San Bernardino Shooter’s iPhone

- Morgan Stanley Survey Puts Apple TV+ Close to Bottom for Best Original Programming

- Apple TV+ Announces “Blush,” Its First Short Film with Skydance Animation

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:57am EDT

- Siri Nailed It: Virtual “Spring Loaded” Apple Event Set for Next Week

- Apple Seeds Eighth Betas of iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5 to Developers and Public Testers

- Apple Seeds Eighth Beta of macOS 11.3 to Developers and Public Testers

- NSFW Servers Blocked on Discord Apps for iPad and iOS

- Republican Senator Proposes Killing M&A for Largest Large-Cap Companies

- Apple Wants SEC to Require Corporate Climate Change Disclosures

- Apple TV+ Announces “Watch the Sound with Mark Ronson” for Late July

- Apple and Imagine Documentaries Announce “Black & Blues: The Colorful Ballad of Louis Armstrong”

- “Lisey’s Story” to Hit Apple TV+ on 4 June

- Self: Apple TV+ Has Highest Overall IMDb Rating for Streaming Services

- Roku Update Brings AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to Older Devices

- Apple TV+ Gets Its Own Button on Roku Remotes

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:46am EDT

- Siri Seems to Spill the Beans on Apple Event Next Week

- UK Apple Stores Reopen as COVID Restrictions Ease

- Apple and Google Deny UK COVID App Update Over Privacy Concerns

- Apple Reworks Pro Display HRD Marketing for UK Regulators

- iPhone Hits “Tough Compare” Territory in China

- IDC: March-Quarter Mac Sales Surged 111%

- Apple Reminds Developers of Upcoming ATT Changes and Warns Against Workarounds

- Report: Proctor & Gamble Tries to Sidestep ATT Changes

- Report: Marketers May Try “Server-to-Server Fingerprinting” to Fight ATT

- Report: 68% of iPhone Users Will Likely Say “No” to Ad Tracking

- Will Smith and Antoine Fuqua Pull “Emancipation” Production from Georgia

- Season Two “Mythic Quest” Trailer Released

- Eddie Murphy Hits Apple TV+ for “The Oprah Conversation”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:43am EDT

- COVID Closes Apple Stores in France

- Friday: Apple Declines Invitation to Senate Hearing on App Stores

- Sunday: Apple Agrees to Attend Senate Hearing on App Stores

- White House Holding Virtual Semiconductor Summit Today

- KeyBanc: iPhone 12 Boosted by Stimulus Checks and Tax Refunds

- Morgan Stanley Ups Services Expectations While Lowering Apple Target

- Cowen: Subs + Ads = $2.2B for Apple News+ in 2023

- Apple Music TV Hits Canada and UK

- Special Episode of “Mythic Quest” This Friday on Apple TV+

- Sudeikis Wins SAG Award for “Ted Lasso”

- 30+ New Old Games Land in Apple Arcade

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:18am EDT

- Apple CEO Speaks Out in Wake of New Voter Laws in Georgia

- Report: Average US Spend on iOS Apps to Hit $180 Per Person in 2021

- Apple Rejecting Apps with Possible “Device Fingerprinting”

- Engadget: Russian iPhone Setup Includes Suggested, State-Sponsored Apps

- Apple Updates Support App

- Judge Says MacBook Pro “Flexgate” Case Can Move Forward

- TSMC to Invest $100B Over Three Years to Increase Chip Production

- GOP Lawmakers Want Answers Over Parler Removals

- Apple Seeks “Clinical Specialist, Cardiology”

- Tim Cook Marks Apple’s 45th Anniversary on Twitter

- Tim Cook Marks Apple’s 45th Anniversary in Memo to Staff

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:47am EDT

- Apple Sets 2Q FY2021 Earnings for Wednesday 28 April

- iPhone and Apple Car Drive Up Apple Rating and Price Target at UBS

- App Annie: App Buying Frenzy Continues Into 2021

- Sixth Betas Out for iOS/iPadOS 14.5, tvOS 14.5, and watchOS 7.4

- Sixth Beta Out for macOS Big Sur 11.3

- English Language Users Getting Two New Siri Voices and No Default

- IATA Planning COVID-19 “Digital Passport” for iOS This Month

- Report: Arizona App Store Bill Likely Dead Until 2022

- KFTC Fines Apple Korea and Urges Prosecutions

- Apple Deems Late-2012 13-Inch Retain MBP “Obsolete”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:51am EDT

- WWDC 2021: Virtual and Free 7 June - 11 June

- Apple Updates Developer App (Way) Ahead of WWDC

- Submission Open for 2021 Swift Student Challenge

- Apple Maps Features COVID Travel Guidance for Participating US Airports

- Foxconn Warns of Potential Trouble Amid “Materials Shortage”

- South Carolina Taps Apple for Eight Coding Labs

- Scam iOS App Steals $600,000 in Bitcoin from One User

- Ted Lasso to Cameo on Sunday’s SAG Awards

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:21am EDT

- Report: Apple Offering Paid Time Off for COVID-19 Vaccination

- Several Apple Services Saw Midday Issues on Monday

- Reports: Apple Pay Going Live in South Africa

- Reports: Apple Maps Turns on Speed Camera Notifications in New Countries

- Apple Going Global with Independent Repair Provider Program

- UK Judge Says Swatch Can Try to Trademark “One More Thing”

- Nate Mann Lands in “Masters of the Air”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:24am EDT

- Apple Issues Security Update for iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch

- Judge Strictly Limits In-Person Attendance for Epic v. Apple Trial

- Apple Accused of Hosting Apps by Group Tied to Uyghur Genocide

- As H&M Protests Uyghur Treatment, Apple Maps and Other Online Services Erase Stores on Platforms

- Evercore Thinks Apple Will Dodge Trouble Amid Uyghur Backlash

- Apple TV+ Series “Home Before Dark” Gets Mid-June Return

- “It’s the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown” Now Streaming on Apple TV+

- Three Apple TV+ Series Score 100% on Rotten Tomatoes

- Apple TV+ Film The Banker Picks Up NAACP Image Award

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:55am EDT

- BofA/Merrill Lynch Analyst Notes Apple Steps to Grow iPhone

- Consumer Reports Names iPhone 12 Pro Max “Best iPhone”

- Apple Adds Two Pixels and a Galaxy to Its Smartphone Trade-In Program

- Apple Fixes Broken Shortcut Sharing Links

- GlobalData: Apple Tops in A.I. Buys from 2016 Through 2020

- Study: Apple Watch + iPhone Could Assess Frailty in Heart Patients

- Apple Music “Saylists” Help with Speech-Sound Disorder

- Ship Stuck in Suez Could Exacerbate Chip/Electronics Issues

- Apple TV+ Signs Eight-Figure Overall Deal with Tracy Oliver

- Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman Talks to Oprah on Apple TV+

- Apple TV App Features Billie Holiday Theatre Production Filmed at Steve Jobs Theater

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 8:19am EDT

- Arizona Senate Quietly Bypasses App Store Bill

- Apple Tells ACCC It’s Not Anticompetitive Because the Internet

- Reports: All But Recent Shortcuts Sharing Links Stop Working

- Intel CEO: Apps Ads are “Competitive Fun”

- Alexander Siddig Joins Cast of Apple TV+ Series “Shantaram"

- Apple Announces Premier Date for Second Season of “Trying,” Picks Up a Third Season

- Jobs ’73 Job Application Sells for $222,400

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:14am EDT

- Goldman Sachs Misses on PCs and Apple (Again)

- Apple Releases Fifth Beta of macOS 11.3 to Developers

- 9 to 5 Mac: macOS Beta Code Reveals Unrevealed iMacs

- Apple Releases Fifth Betas of iOS/iPadOS/tvOS 14.5 and watchOS 7.4 to Developers

- MacRumors: iOS and iPadOS 14.5 Released to Public Beta Program

- 9 to 5 Mac: iOS Beta References “A14X” Processor

- Pages, Numbers, and Keynote Each Updated to v11

- Apple Renews Classroom Push with App for Teachers

- New York Investigation Finds No Gender Bias Around Apple Card

- Court Sets Rules for Epic v. Apple Trial

- Intel Would Like to Make Apple Silicon for Apple

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:39am EDT

- Wedbush Sees 25% Increase in Initial Builds for iPhone 13

- Judge Green Lights Class Action Suit Over Butterfly Keyboards

- YouTube Working on Issue with Apple and Some Apple TVs

- HomePod mini Can Measure Temp and Humidity (If Apple Lets It)

- Cicilline Plans Lots of Small Bills to Fight Big Tech

- Apple Marks World Water Day

- Okamoto Retires, Prescott New Head of Developer Relations

- Apple Downtown Nashville Opening Next Week

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:49am EDT

- Deutsche Bank: US Apple Retail Traffic Back to Half Pre-Pandemic

- Apple Reseller Opening More Stores in India

- Fire at Chipmaker Renesas May Have Knock-On Negative Effect on Apple

- iMac Pro Off of Apple’s Site

- Storage Options Reduced for 21.5-Inch iMac 4K

- Apple Music Pulls Personal Pics from Personal Radio Stations

- Apple Announces Two WGA Awards from “Ted Lasso”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:42am EDT

- Bloomberg: Some Apple Stores Letting People Try On AirPods

- Intel Launches “PC vs. Mac” Site in Wake of Break-Up with Apple

- Apple Hardware in Russia Has to Have Apps Pre-Installed That Users Can Reject (?)

- Report: Chinese Advertisers Testing App Tracking Transparency Workaround

- Report: Apple Warns Chinese Developers Against ATT Workarounds

- Apple Teams with Redford Center on Environmental Student Film Contest

- Apple TV+ Gives “For All Mankind” Another AR Push

- Vera Farmiga Joins Cast of “Five Days at Memorial” for Apple TV+

- Apple TV+ Green Lights Half-Hour Maya Rudolph Comedy Series

- Tim Cook Tweets Against Anti-Asian Violence

- Cook Calls on Congress to Pass “Dreamers” Bill

- Cook Looks Forward to People Coming Back to Apple Park

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:59am EDT

- Evercore Ups Apple Target to $175

- Signs of Apparent Apple Silicon iMac Spotted in Xcode Crash Reporter

- Bloomberg: Samsung Feeling the Semiconductor Shortage

- Report: Apple Drops Ofilm from Supply Chain for Human Rights Violations

- Foxconn’s Wisconsin Plant Could Produce Electric Vehicles

- Anthony Boyle Joins Apple TV+ Series “Masters of the Air”

- Apple TV+ Signs First-Look Deal with MountainA

- Justin Long Stumping for Intel

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:42am EDT

- Google Follows Apple in Lowering Commission for Developers

- Ars Technica: Why Google's 15% Commission is Better than Apple's

- Sensor Tower: Commission Changes Cost Apple and Google Little

- Fourth Betas of Apple Operating Systems Out to Public Testing Program

- Apple Maps Adds COVID-19 Vaccine Locations in U.S.

- Wikipedia Offering Paid, Tailored Service for Big Tech

- Tom Hiddleston Joins Apple TV+ Series “The Essex Serpent”

- Reelgood: Apple TV+ Film Cherry Tops Weekend Streaming Charts

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:22am EDT

- Ming-Chi Kuo: AirPods Set for First Y-o-Y Decline

- IDC: Apple Owned Wearables in Holiday Quarter

- Apple Seeds Fourth Software Updates for Everything to Developers

- Report: iOS 14.5 Might Split System Updates and Security Updates

- Apple Press Release Highlights App Store Contribution to UK Economy

- Tim Cook “Attending” Conference in China This Weekend

- Apple TV+ Nabs Its First Two Oscar Nominations

- Survive the Attic: Apple's Creepy Collection of "Servant" Games

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:35am EDT

- Apple Discontinues Full-Size HomePod

- Morgan Stanley Analyst Dismisses iPhone “Noise” from Nikkei

- Citigroup Thinks Car Could Drive Apple Past $3T

- Some European Developers Having Trouble with DTKs and DHL

- Apple Sues Former Product Design Employee Over Leaks to Press

- Apple Security Exec Seeks to Have Santa Clara Bribery Case Dismissed

- Apple TV+ Lands “The Jet” Docuseries

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:32am EDT

- JP Morgan: Weaker iPhone Demand in China “Disappointing,” Not Surprising

- Evercore: iPhones in China Rocked in February ’21 Versus February ‘20

- India’s Riot-Rocked Wistron Plant Reopened Again (or Still

- Bloomberg Says Foxconn or Magna Most Likely to Build Apple Car

- Australian Wants Feedback on Defaults, Pre-Installed Apps on Smartphones

- Developer Sues Apple Over Multiple Skin Tone Emoji

- Apple Gathers Its App Privacy Labels on One Page

- Apple TV+ Signs First-Look Feature Deal with Imagine Entertainment

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:45am EDT

- Wedbush Sees Recent Apple Sell-Off as “Golden Buying Opportunity”

- Nikkei Notes Possible Drawdown in iPhone 12 mini Production

- New Apple Site Promotes “iPhone Carrier Offers”

- Apple Investing €1 Billion in Silicon R&D Facility in Germany

- Replacement No Longer Required for iPhone 12s with Broken Backs

- Bloomberg Think Piece Ponders AirPods Max

- Apple TV + Series “Lady in the Lake” Brings Nyong’o and Portman to TV

- “Central Park” Season 2 Gets 25 June Release Date, Early Season 3 Order

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:51am EDT

- Apple Valuation Back (Barely) Above $2 Trillion

- Apple Is Changing Its Serial Number System

- Reddit Pic Seems to Show Speck Folio for Unannounced iPad

- Apple Says iPhone 12 Production in India for Consumers in India

- AirPods Max Firmware Updated to v3C39

- Report: Apple Grabs Office Space for Up to 400 in Cork

- Report: “Subscribe” Changing to “Following” in Apple Podcasts

- Wolfwalkers and Greyhound Score Three BAFTA Nominations for Apple TV+

- 20th Century Apple Branded Shoes and Paddle Ball Set Up for Auction

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:08am EDT

- Apple Issues Security Updates for Mac, iPad, iPhone, and Apple Watch

- Apple Releases Security Fixing Safari 14.0.3 Older Mac Operating Systems

- Apple Market Valuation Falls Below $2T Amid Broader Tech Selloff

- Sacconaghi: Apple Selloff is Special!

- Motley Fool: Tech Stocks Caught in Broad Selloff

- MacRumors: “A Reputable Chinese Leaker” Pegs 23 March for Apple Event

- iMore: Jon Prosser Pegs 23 March for Apple Event

- Report: Apple May Move 10% of iPhone 12 Production to India

- iMac Pro Supplies Did Not Last Long

- “Ted Lasso,” Boys State, and Wolfwalkers Pick Up DGA and PGA Award Nominations

- Apple and Common Sense Media Curating Podcasts for Kids in the US

- Apple TV+ Inks Multi-Year Programming Deal with Malala Yousafzai

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:50am EDT

- Ming-Chi Kuo Expects Apple AR/VR Headset Next Year

- Counterpoint: Apple Watch Crushed the Market in 2020

- Third Beta of watchOS 7.4 Is Out to Public Testers

- Don’t Forget Today’s Apple Watch International Women’s Day Challenge

- Apple Ending iMac Pro’s Run

- Updates Out for Apple’s Video Creation Apps

- Ray Liotta Joins “In with the Devil” on Apple TV+

- R.J. Cutler’s “Dear…” Picked Up for Second Season on Apple TV+

- Apple TV+ Nominated for Three Saturn Awards

- Critics Choice Awards Hand Three to “Ted Lasso”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:43am EDT

- Report: EC to Fine Apple for Antitrust Behavior in Spotify Complaint

- UK Investigating Apple for Violation of Competition Law in App Store

- Third Beta of watchOS 7.4 Out to Developers

- Users Can’t Set a New Music Default for Siri in iOS 14.5, But Siri Can Learn Them

- Apple Tool Transfers iCloud Photos to Google Photos

- Square Buys Majority Stake in Music Streamer Tidal

- Sarah Niles Joins Season Two of “Ted Lasso”

- Apple Says Eilish Doc Grew Viewers by 33%

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:42am EDT