House lawmakers demand answers from Apple on throttling older phones

The fallout over Apple’s throttling of older iPhones is continuing as Republican lawmakers sent a letter on Friday to the tech giant demanding answers to more than a dozen questions.

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Apple Exaggerates MacBook Standby Battery Life, Owners Report

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Apple’s MacBook and MacBook Pro users are unhappy about their system’s standby battery life, but Apple isn’t interested in hearing it.

The post Apple Exaggerates MacBook Standby Battery Life, Owners Report appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/261988-apple-macbook-standby-battery-life?source=Computing

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New macOS Security Bug Unlocks App Store With Any Password

Apple’s macOS High Sierra has a flaw in the latest version that allows admin users to bypass a locked app store by entering any password they like.

The post New macOS Security Bug Unlocks App Store With Any Password appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/261843-new-macos-security-bug-unlocks-app-store-password?source=Computing

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Apple investors urge tech giant to help curb iPhone addiction among kids

Two of Apple’s biggest investors sent an open letter to the tech giant Saturday urging the company to take prompt action to curb what they see as a growing smartphone addiction among children.

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First Look Roundup: Apple iMac Pro

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Apple’s 8-core and 10-core iMac Pros are available for order as of today, with 14-core and 18-core variants on the way. Early coverage is shaping up well, though there are some caveats.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/260590-rounding-early-impressions-apples-new-mac-pro?source=Computing

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Apple is finally solving its iPhone X problem

If you’re interested in Apple’s iPhone X, but have been annoyed with Apple’s shipping delays the last time you considered placing an order, reported improvements in iPhone X production have already started to shorten the smartphone’s delivery times.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/11/27/apple-is-finally-solving-its-iphone-x-problem.html

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Which Is Best for You: iPhone 8, iPhone X or Galaxy S8?


Apple’s iPhone and Google’s Android operating system hit the marketplace one decade ago. Ten years later, there’s still plenty of debate over which is better. I’ve lately been asked which of three new flagship phones is better: Apple’s iPhone 8, its iPhone X, or Samsung’s new Galaxy S8, which runs Google Android? Smartphones have gone through some remarkable changes over the years. How do you determine which is best for you today? First, these are all excellent smartphones that have redefined leadership in the sector.

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Apple’s iMac Pro May Include Full A10 SoC, Could Put ARM in the Driver Seat

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Apple’s upcoming iMac Pro workstation may add support for always-on Siri while using ARM’s TrustZone technology and its own A10 SoC to boot and secure the system.

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Apple's first vice president of diversity stepping down after six months in the job, report says

Apple’s first-ever vice president of diversity is leaving the company at the end of the year, TechCrunch reports.

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iPhone 7 outsells iPhone 8, 8 Plus in Q3, report says

Apple’s 2016 flagship iPhone 7 was the world’s most popular smartphone last quarter, according to new figures from research firm Canalys.

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Apple Face ID: Tech professionals unsure about security benefits, research says

IT professionals are unsure about the security benefits of Apple’s new Face ID technology, which can be used to unlock the tech giant’s new iPhone X.

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Apple is working on a revolutionary new iPhone, but it's worried Samsung will steal the design

The new iPhone X represents the biggest design shift in Apple’s iPhone lineup since the original model was released a decade ago.

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Android Devs May Follow Apple's Face ID Lead


Apple’s use of facial recognition to unlock its iPhone X may open the gates for developers champing at the bit to bring the technology to the Android world. Face ID, which will replace fingerprint scanning in Apple’s new $1,000 iPhone X, uses Apple’s TrueDepth 3D camera to verify the owner of a phone and unlock it. Android developers have been working on similar systems and are close to bringing them to market, said George Brostoff, CEO of Sensible Vision. “A lot of the Android photo OEMs have been looking at facial recognition,” he said.

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Apple's iPhone 8: Here's how much it really costs to build

Following Apple’s latest event announcing new iPhones and other products, some have bemoaned the high-cost of the products. A breakdown of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus detail just how much it costs Apple to build the devices.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/26/apples-iphone-8-heres-how-much-it-really-costs-to-build.html

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