'Santa's bone' dates to the time of St. Nicholas, scientists discover

High-tech analysis of a bone fragment venerated as a relic of St. Nicholas has pinpointed it to the correct period in history, potentially shedding new light on the historical inspiration for Santa Claus.

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Intel releases specs for first Optane SSD, new drive should pack a wallop

The specs on Intel’s first Optane SSD, the P4800X. Details and analysis inside.

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New York law could allow roadside 'textalyzer' checks for distracted driving

Article Image Drivers in New York might soon be subject to on-the-spot analysis of their mobile phones to determine whether they were distracted by their devices in the run-up to accidents, if a proposed law passes the state legislature.

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New Chipworks data sheds light on Apple’s iPad Pro processor design

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A new analysis of Apple’s A9X SoC has a few surprises — and some major configuration changes compared to the A9 inside the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus.

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Researchers tap high-tech to solve 'Michelangelo bronzes' mystery

Researchers in the U.K. are using an assortment of high-tech methods – neutron imaging, XRF analysis, 360-degree laser scanning, 3D printing, and real-time X-ray videography – to get a clearer understanding of two Renaissance-era bronze statues believed to be made by Michelangelo.

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AppleInsider podcast tackles the latest 'iPhone 6s' & 'iPad Pro' rumors, Apple Watch water resistance, more

This week’s all-new AppleInsider podcast is now available with detailed analysis of this week’s news, including the latest round of “iPhone 6s” and “iPad Pro” rumors, a discussion of Apple’s automotive ambitions, Tim Cook’s trip to China, and more.



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Apple favoring sole-source parts for Apple Watch, adding to supply constraints

Apple is without a backup supplier for many components in the new Apple Watch, a new analysis has discovered, revealing an unusual move for a company that generally works to secure options in its supply chain.



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AppleInsider podcast discusses Apple Watch shipments, 12" MacBook review, more

This week’s all-new AppleInsider podcast is now available with detailed analysis of this week’s news, including Apple Watch shipment notifications, our review of the 12-inch MacBook with Retina display, new iPod touch rumors, leaked video of Angela Ahrendts explaining the Watch retail strategy, and more.



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AppleInsider's official podcast kicks off with analysis of the week's top Apple stories

AppleInsider’s inaugural podcast is now available to download, offering readers a new way to receive detailed analysis and opinion on the week’s biggest Apple-related news.



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Hidden graphical assets in iOS 8.1 beta 2 hint at 'Retina HD' iPads

Continuing his analysis of Apple’s most recent iOS 8.1 beta 2, developer Hamza Sood on Wednesday discovered frameworks containing graphical assets labeled “3x~ipad,” suggesting the company is preparing to update its tablet lineup with high-resolution “Retina HD” displays.



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Google's VirusTotal adds desktop file analysis client for Apple's OS X

Google’s online malware analysis tool VirusTotal, which acts as a “meta scanner” for suspicious files, on Monday announced the availability of a new desktop upload client for the Mac.



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