Mac OS Ken (Tech News)
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.

- Apple Lets Customers Prep Orders for New iPhones Ahead of Friday Launch

- Australia and UK Get “Loss and Theft” Option for AppleCare+

- Ken’s Informal Twitter Poll: iPhone 12S versus iPhone 13

- Report: A15 Offers iPhone 13 21% CPU Improvement Over iPhone 12’s A14

- Report: iPhone 13 Pro Sees 55% GPU Improvement Versus iPhone 12 Pro

- mmWave 5G for iPhone Remains U.S.-Only for iPhone 13

- Capacity Options Shrink for iPhone SE

- iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone XR Quietly Nixed from Apple’s Site

- Apple Gives Leather Loop the Slip

- TechCrunch: New Workouts, Group Workouts, and New Countries Coming to Apple Fitness+

- Engadget: New Workouts, Group Workouts, and New Countries Coming to Apple Fitness+

- Apple TV+ Teases Upcoming Titles at Tuesday Event

- Analysts Stay the Course on Apple Post “California Streaming”

- SCMP: iPhone 13 Could Be a Stunner in China

- OS Updates for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV Coming Monday

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:22am EDT

- Apple Intros iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini

- Apple Intros iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max

- Apple Intros iPhone 13 Pro - The MacRumors Summation

- Don’t Strap Your iPhone to a Motorcycle the Way Apple Did!

- Cult of Mac Sings Praises of iPhone’s New Cinematic Mode

- The Next Web Sings Praises of iPhone’s New Cinematic Mode

- New iPhones Slightly Thicker and Heavier Than Predecessors

- iPhone 13 Line Brings Dual eSIM Support

- Apple Outs New Cases for iPhone 13 Line

- MagSafe Wallet Plays Nice with “Find My” Network

- Rear Glass Repair Price Drops for iPhones 12 & 13 With Apple Care+

— Apple Updates Entry Level iPad

— Apple Updates iPad mini

- Few New Accessories for New iPads

- Apple Introduces Apple Watch Series 7

— Apple Outs a Plethora of New Bands for Apple Watch

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:06am EDT

- Apple Releases Security Focused OS Updates

- Apple Security Updates Aim to Ground NSO Group’s Pegasus

- Epic Games Pays Apple $6M, Per Court Order

- Morgan Stanley Analyst: Worst Case Scenario for Epic Outcome Not That Bad for Apple

- Wedbush: No Worry For Apple in Epic Ruling

- Wedbush Analyst Close to Giddy Over iPhone 13

- JP Morgan Analyst: iPhone 13 Could Contribute to Record 2022 for iPhone

- Apple Has 114 Drivers for Autonomous Fleet

- Cast and Crew of “Ted Lasso” Score Major Raises for Third Season

- Oscar Buzz Around Apple TV+ Film “Swan Song”

- Apple TV+ Teases “The Morning Show” with Season-Two Featurette

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:03am EDT

- Apple Must Allow Developers to Point Users to Third-Party Payment Options

- Court Gives Apple 90-Days to Enact Required Changes

- Epic CEO Expresses Displeasure on Twitter

- Apple Not Required to Let Epic or Subsidiaries Back Into App Store

- Epic Begins Appeals Process Against Friday Ruling

- Evercore, Piper Sandler See No Worry for Apple in Epic Ruling

- Apple Close Down 3.3% on Day of Epic Verdict

- “California Streaming” Set for Tuesday

- Report: Apple TV+ Adding Something New Every Week in 2022

- Apple TV+ Restarting “Yo Gabba Gabba!”

- John Lithgow Joins Cast of Apple Original Films/A24 Film “Sharper”

- “Swagger” to Start Apple TV+ Run on 29 October

- “Ted Lasso” Picks Up Single-Camera Editing and Sound Mixing Creative Arts Emmys

- “Ted Lasso” Wins Creative Arts Emmy for Comedy Series Casting

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

- Microsoft Postpones Indefinitely Back-to-Work-at-Work Plans

- MBLM: Apple Attachment Grows During Pandemic

- Piper Sandler Ups Apple Target on iPhone Strength and Expectations

- Apple Takes Same-Day Delivery to Canada

- Bloomberg: Kevin Lynch Now Leading Apple Car Project

- Report: Apple Back to Building Car on Its Own

- Epic Games Requests Reinstatement of Apple Developer Account in Light of Korean App Store Law

- Apple Denies Epic Request

- Support Ending for ESPN and ABC News Apps on 2012 Apple TV

- “Trying” and “Ted Lasso” Receive Edinburgh TV Award Nominations

- “See” Sees Serious Second Season Audience

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

- Morgan Stanley: App Store Concessions Won’t Dent Apple’s Bottom Line

- Sen. Klobuchar: App Store Concessions Won’t Stop Congressional Action

- Apple Announces First States to Employ Apple Wallet for ID

- Fight for the Future Plans Protests at Apple Stores

- Common Sense Media: Apple TV and Apple TV+ Only Streamers with Passing Grade on Privacy

- Apple TV+ Announces Three Kids Series Coming Very Soon

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

- Apple Sets “California Streaming” Event for Tuesday 14 September

- FCC Filing References Updated MagSafe Charger Tested on “New Phone”

- Apple Insider: iPad Supply Running Low

- Joswiak Posts Tantalizing Teaser for 14 September Event

- Invitation for “California Streaming” Has Best AR Easter egg So Far

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs on Tuesday

- Third Record High Close in Three Trading Days for Apple Shares

- Developers Get Ninth Build of tvOS 15 and HomePodOS

- Apple Ships Revised Firmware for AirTag

- Apple Hires Two Mercedes Engineers for Auto Work

- Apple Car Exec Leaves for Ford

- Speculation Has Apple Buying 5,500-Acre Auto Testing Site in AZ

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:41am EDT

- Report: NLRB Looking Into Two Complaints from Apple Employees

- Apple SVP of People Addresses Apple People: The Zoe Schiffer Take

- Apple SVP of People Addresses Apple People: The MacRumors Take

- Apple SVP of People Addresses Apple People: The Apple Insider Take

- Taiwan Railways App Adds Apple Pay Support

- Germany Wants Smartphone Repairs and Security Updates for Seven Years

- One Week Later: Drake’s New Record Breaks Kanye’s Record for First Day Plays

- Apple TV+ Film “On the Rocks” Hitting DVD/Blu-Ray 26 October

- Apple Outs Trailer for “The Velvet Underground” Ahead of 15 October Release

- “The Problem with Jon Stewart” Gets New Ad Ahead on 30 September Debut

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:04am EDT

- Apple Shares Hit New Closing High on Thursday 2 September

- MarketWatch: Apple, Netflix, and Spotify Shares Pop on “Reader” App News

- Apple Delays iCloud Photos CSAM Scanning Plans

- EFF Calls on Apple to Drop CSAM Scans Entirely

- Apple Shares Hit New Closing High on Friday 3 September

- GOP Members of Congress Demand Action from Yahoo CEO (from 2017)

- Report: Apple Requests Vaccine Status from Employees

- Apple Increases REJI Investment with Emphasis on Latinx Support

- Crowds Welcome Opening of Apple Store in Changsha, China

- Apple Acquires Primephonic, Plans New Classical Music App in 2022

- “Little America” Co-Creator Says Second Season Shooting Early 2022

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:45am EDT

- South Korea Says Apple and Google Have to Accept Alt Payment Methods in App Stores

- U.S. Lawmakers Groove on South Korean Legislation

- India Eyes App Store Antitrust Investigation

- Apple to Let “Reader” Apps Link to External Account Management

- Group Representing Apple Lobbies Against Biden Economic Agenda

- “9/11: Inside the President’s War Room” Up on Apple TV+

- “Being James Bond” Free on Apple TV on 7 September

- “The Fight Before Christmas” Headed to Apple TV+

- McGregor and Hawke to Star in Raymond and Ray for Apple TV+

- Third and Final Season of “Dickinson” Starts 6 November

- Billboard: Kanye West’s “Donda” Had 60-Million Streams on Apple Music in First 24 Hours

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:57am EDT

It's a thing we've done almost as long as we've been doing things. Mac OS Ken will be back to normal on Friday. In the meantime, be sure to check out "In a Few Minutes," wherever you find podcasts, PLUS - a new episode of "The Checklist by SecureMac" drops on Thursday. Ba De Ya! Talk to you soon!

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

Taking a few days off from Mac OS Ken. While I do, maybe give "In a Few Minutes" a try. This week, MacCast's Adam Christianson joins us. The blueness of hyperlinks is news to Adam to kick us off. Try it and see what you think. The show's available at MacOSKen.com or search for “In a Few Minutes” wherever you get podcasts. 

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

- Apple Makes Peace with Small Developers

- Apple Announces News Partner Program

- Engadget: News Partner Program May Prompt Second Look from Publishers

- As iPhone Launch Nears, Foxconn Seeks 200,000 More Workers

- Counterpoint Research: Apple Watch User Base Crosses 100 Million

- Beta 7 of watchOS 8 Out to Public Testers

- Apple Updates Firmware for AirTag

- U.S. Citizens Barely Used COVID Notification Apps from Apple and Google

- Apple TV+ Outs Trailer for “Come From Away”

- Cook Awarded $750M in Apple Shares on Decade Anniversary as CEO

- Bloomberg Looks at Cook’s Stock Award and Why

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:17am EDT

- CIRP: iPhone Users Love Apple Mobility, Not Big on Apple Home Devices

- Seventh Betas of iOS 15, iPadOS 15, tvOS 15, watchOS 8 Out to Developers

- Seventh Public Beta of iOS 15 Out to Testers

- Seventh Public Beta of iPadOS 15 Out to Testers

- iCloud Private Relay to Start as Public Beta This Fall

- South Korea Delays Vote on App Stores and Payment Systems

- White House Meets with Big Tech to Talk Cybersecurity

- Microsoft Commits $20B Over Five-Years for Cybersecurity

- Google Commits $10B Over Five-Years for Cybersecurity

- Apple Commits to Strengthening Security in Its Supply Chain

- Barclaycard and Experian Offer Free Apple Services to New Card Users

- Apple Celebrates U.S. National Parks Across a Range of Services

- Apple TV+ Announces LaKeith Stanfield Series “The Changeling”

- A Pair of Emmys for Apple TV+

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

- Canalys: Mac and iPad Strong in Western Europe

- Luxshare, Others in Apple Supply Chain See Stellar 1H2021

- South Korea Poised to Require Third-Party Payment Options in App Stores

- Apple and Google Look to D.C. for Help Against Likely South Korean Law

- Apple Releases Beta of TestFlight for Mac

- Hulu Rolling Original Programming in HDR to Apple TV 4K and Later

- Amy Brenneman Joins Cast of Apple TV+ Series “The Shining Girls”

- Joe Carroll Joins Cast of Apple TV+ Series “Five Days At Memorial”

- Apple Posts “See” Season Two Featurette Ahead of Friday Premier

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

- JP Morgan/Wave7: iPhone Sales Not Slowing Ahead of “iPhone 13”

- 9 to 5 Mac: Apple Has Been Openly Scanning iCloud Mail for CSAM Since 2019

- Reported Former and Current Apple Employees Start #AppleToo Push

- User Ratings Go Live in Apple Maps in U.S.

- Report Has Apple CEO Headed to White House This Week

- T-Mobile Giving Away a Year of Apple TV+ to Select Subscribers

- Apple TV+ Drops Trailer for “The Morning Show” Second Season

- “The Tragedy of Macbeth” from Apple TV+ and A24 to Premier at BFI London Film Festival

- Apple Pay Promotion Raises Funds for National Park Foundation

- A Lot of Jobs/Apple Stuff Auctioned for a Lot of Money

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

- Lisa Jackson Twitter Profile Pic Teases Next Apple Event

- Barron’s Advises Owning “Big Tech” Despite Regulatory Concerns

- Russia Orders Apple and Google to Pull “Navalny” App from App Stores

- Apple Appeals Old Copyright Loss Against Corellium

- Emails Show Coalition for App Fairness Started as Front for Epic Games Fight Against App Stores

- Apple/Epic Australian Case Set for Late 2022

- Tim Cook Talks at Length with Australian Financial Review

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

- Apple Temporarily Closes Charleston, SC Store After COVID-19 Exposure

- Apple Employees “Out of Office” Until Early 2022

- Yet Another Letter of Protest Against Apple’s Expanded Protections Plans

- CitizenLab Calls Out Apple for Apparent Censorship in China

- J.P. Morgan Gives Apple Four-Month Price Target of $180

- Morgan Stanley: Institutional Ownership of Apple Was Up in June-Q, Still Down for the Year

- Apple Card Wins High Marks with J.D. Power

- J.D. Power: Customer Satisfaction Dragged Down By Midsize Credit Cards

- Apple Dadeland Moves Outside

- Hank Azaria to Play Tim Cook in Showtime Series “Super Pumped”

- Apple Releases New Trailer for “Foundation”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:53am EDT

- Collision Course: Apple Says Potential CSAM Detection Exploit Not an Actual Concern

- Fight for the Future Draws Up Petition Against Apple’s Expanded Protections for Children Plans

- EFF Draws Up Petition Against Apple’s Expanded Protections for Children Plans

- Public Testers Get Access to Sixth Betas of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15

- Public Testers Get Access to Sixth Beta of tvOS 15

- Public Testers Get Access to Sixth Beta of watchOS 8

- M1 iMac Lands in Refurbished Store U.S. and U.K.

- Kanye West Holding Third Listening Party for “Donda” on 26 August

- Spatial Audio Making Its Way to Netflix for iPhone and iPad

- Tim Robbins Signs on for Apple TV+ Series “Wool”

- Hear Dina Litovsky on Rick Smolan’s Clubhouse Show “EXPOSED!”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:56am EDT

- Apple to Increase Testing for Employees, Postponing “Today at Apple”

- Pulse Study: Apple Pay Facilitated 92% of Mobile Wallet Transactions in 2020

- Sixth Betas of iOS 15, iPadOS 15, and tvOS 15 Out to Developers

- Sixth Beta of watchOS 8 Out to Developers

- Toggles in Recent Betas Give Users Choice on Safari Address Bar Location

- Apple Delays SharePlay Launch

- MacRumors: Apple Watch Series 6 Titanium Completely Out of Stock

- Apple Updates Firmware for Latest Siri Remote

- Apple Pushes “Back to College” Deals in Email

- Apple Plans Activity Watch Challenge Celebrating National Parks

- Fifth Season of “Carpool Karaoke: The Series” Headed to Apple TV+

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:40am EDT

- Apple Re-Opens “Today at Apple” Registration for In-Store Classes

- American Enterprise Institute Argues Against “Open App Markets Act”

- Apple Hits New Intraday and Closing Highs

- AppleCare+ for Mac Now Available as Annual Subscription

- iCloud for Windows Update Adds Password Manager

- Apple Working on Fix for Macs That Suddenly Cannot Scan

- Study: Mics on Wearables Could Measure Respiratory Rate

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:09am EDT

- U.S. House Proposes Companion “Open App Markets Act”

- Federighi Rehashes Hashes

- Apple Posts More Detailed Explainer on Expanded Protections for Children

- Apple Will Fight $300M Loss to “Patent Firm” Optis

- Apple CEO Pledges Help to Earthquake Stricken Haiti

- Apple Pledges Million on Homeless Outreach and Relocation in San Jose

- IoT Interoperability Standard Matter Delayed Again

- Apple Puts Out “Ted Lasso” Sticker Pack for Messages

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:06am EDT

- Apple Employees on Slack Take Both Sides of Apple’s Child Protection Plans

- Evercore’s Daryanani Sees Strong July Sales for iPhone in China

- Apple Seeds Fourth Beta of macOS Monterey to Public Testers

- Apple Tweaks iWork Icons in Latest Monterey Beta

- Some See Lossless and Spatial Audio in Latest HomePod Beta Software

- Spain Adds Apple Wallet Support to Official COVID-19 Documentation

- Apple TV+ Sets Release Date for Tom Hanks Film “Finch”

- Eddy Cue Gets Smaller Title with Bigger Emphasis on Services

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:58am EDT

- Bipartisan Senate Proposal Set to Shake Up App Store

- Apple Issues Bug Fixing macOS Big Sir 11.5.2 Update

- Apple Releases Fifth Betas of iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 to Public Testing Program

- Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of watchOS 8 to Developers

- Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of macOS Monterey to Developers

- Apple and Affirm Partner on “Buy Now, Pay Later” Plan for Canada

- Eighth-Gen iPad Hits Apple Refurbished Store

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

- Analysts: iPhone Leading Apple to $3B in Revenue in India This Fiscal Year

- iMore: Apple Confirms It Will Check Photos Already in iCloud for CSAM

- Apple Seeds Fifth Betas of iOS/iPadOS/tvOS 15 to Developers

- Report: iOS 15 Should Let You “Find My” AirPods Pro and AirPods Max

- Days Before Trial, Apple and Corellium Settle Suit

- Apple Teams with Green America to Limit Chemical Exposure in the Supply Chain

- Briana Middleton Joins Cast of A24/Apple TV+ Film “Sharper”

- John Lithgow Joins Apple TV+ Film “Killers of the Flower Moon”

- American Red Cross Incentivizes Blood Donation with Apple Music

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

- SellCell Survey: 44% of U.S. iPhone Owners Plan to Buy Next iPhone

- Code Monkey Spots Reference to iOS 14.8 in Xcode 13 Beta

- Apple Open to Expanding Expanded Child Protection Features to Third Parties

- Washington, D.C. Offering Teens AirPods as COVID Vaccine Incentive

- Arlo App Update Fixes HomeKit Glitch

- Apple and Netflix Said to Be in Bidding War for Jennifer Lawrence Film

- Apple Announces Series “Bad Monkey” from “Ted Lasso” Creator and “Swingers” Star

- CODA to Screen with “Burned In” Subtitles in UK and US

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

- Open Letter Asks Apple to Turn from Announced “Child Protection” Plans

- Edward Snowden Among Critics of Apple Plan

- Head of Facebook-Owned WhatsApp Sounds Alarm Over Apple Plans

- Epic Games CEO Surprises Planet by Coming Out Against Apple Plan

- Apple Posts FAQ on Expanded Protections for Children

- Apple and NCMEC Laud Apple Workers for Their Work

- Report: Wuhan Apple Store to Open Next Month

- Apple Supply Chain Upping Bonuses Amidst Worker Shortage

- Apple Encouraging Beta Testers to Test the Betas

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:37am EDT

- Apple Announces Ecosystem-Wide Changes to Fight Child Sexual Abuse

- MacRumors Dives Deeper on “Communication Safety” Changes to Messages

- MacRumors Dives Deeper on CSAM Detection and iCloud

- EFF Expresses Concerns Around Apple Announcements

- Financial Times Eyes Privacy Concerns Around Apple Announcements

- CNET Looks at Privacy Concerns Around Apple Announcements

- Amazon Delays Return to Office Until 2022

- India Express Says Apple Store Mumbai Opening Delayed by COVID-19

- Yelp Change May Show COVID-19 Vaccine Business Policies in Apple Maps

- NYS Excelsior Pass Plus Drops Apple Wallet Support

- Changes Welcome and Annoying Coming for Apple Pay Cash

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:20am EDT

- Hinky Report Has Luxshare Making 3% of iPhones 13s

- CIRP: Apple “Largely Absent” from U.S. Smart Speaker Market

- Conversation Boost Shows Up in Second AirPods Pro Firmware Beta

- iMazing Adds Free Spyware Detector to Spot Pegasus on Your iThings

- Lawyer Uses AirTag to Track Illegal Property Disposal

- Apple Green Lights “Physical” for a Second Season

- “Little Voice” Cancelled at Apple TV+

- Apple TV+ Posts First Look at “Mr. Corman” Ahead of Friday Premier

- Apple TV+ Announces Filmed Version of “Come From Away”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:28am EDT

- 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

- Let’s Be Peanuts Characters!

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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