Microsoft lays out its hopes for the Trump presidency

Microsoft’s chief legal officer Brad Smith has published a detailed blog post outlining the policy changes that he would like to see from President Trump’s administration to help technological innovation, education, and society as a whole.

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Meizu VP debunks recent 'iPhone 7' leak as firm's upcoming Pro 6, posts photos to prove it

Article Image In an unexpected blog post on Thursday, Meizu’s vice president of sales and marketing Li Nan said a recent photo purporting to show Apple’s “iPhone 7″ is in actuality a picture of the upcoming Meizu Pro 6.

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Microsoft reveals Xbox One gamers will be able to play against PS4, PC players

In an blog post on the Xbox Wire this Monday, ID@Xbox director Chris Charla announced that Xbox One developers will now have the ability to include cross-network support within their games.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/03/14/microsoft-reveals-xbox-one-gamers-will-be-able-to-play-against-ps4-pc-players.html

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BlackBerry CEO bashes Apple's data privacy policies

Article Image In a post to Blackberry’s official blog on Thursday, CEO John Chen slammed tech companies like Apple that “put their reputations over the greater good” by providing — and advertising — strong encryption and data privacy policies to all users, even criminals.

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How Japanese tea culture influenced Steve Jobs and Apple

Article Image A recent post on asia-centric blog Matcha Tea investigates the sway Japanese culture had over Apple cofounder Steve Jobs, and how that country’s meditations on aesthetic beauty, mindfulness and life influenced what has become one of the world’s largest companies.

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Apple retail expert Gary Allen passes away at 67

Article Image Gary Allen — founder of the Apple retail blog ifoAppleStore, and a past contributor to AppleInsider — died of brain cancer on Sunday. He was 67.

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Apple could be held liable for supporting terrorism with strong iOS encryption, experts theorize

A legal blog caused a bit of a stir on Thursday when it proposed Apple, along with other tech companies fielding communications services protected by strong encryption methods, might be held liable of providing material support to a suspected terrorist.

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Taylor Swift's letter on Apple Music was separate from label negotiations

A blog post by pop signer Taylor Swift criticizing Apple Music royalties was preceded by talks with Apple by her record label, Big Machine Records — but the singer wrote the post independently, according to an executive with the label.

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New iOS 8.4 will enable Apple Music, Beats 1 on Tuesday; Sonos, Android support coming later this year

In a blog post (that has since been removed), Apple Music senior director Ian Rogers–the former CEO of Beats Music–noted that Apple will make iOS 8.4 available at 8 AM Pacific Time on Tuesday, two hours earlier than the company’s typical release time, in order to allow users to hear the inaugural broadcast of Apple’s new Beats 1 radio programming and begin using Apple Music.



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LifeMap Solutions finds success in post to Apple's ResearchKit blog

In the first third-party post to Apple’s ResearchKit blog, mobile health provider LifeMap Solutions reports seeing high rates of consent and participation due in large part to iOS and iPhone app “stickiness.”



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Gruber: Apple to announce 'iWatch' next month

In a short blog post about Motorola’s upcoming Moto 360 smartwatch, the well-connected John Gruber caused a stir by saying Apple will launch “their wrist wearable thing” in September.



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Apple launches developer blog for new Swift programming language

Apple’s march toward transparency continued on Friday with the launch of the Swift Blog, a new developer-focused blog covering the Swift programming language introduced by the company at WWDC.



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Jobs' biographer says Apple-Beats deal could be future of Apple television

Speaking with Dan Lyons of “Fake Steve Jobs” blog fame, late Apple cofounder Steve Jobs’ biographer Walter Isaacson said he thinks the alleged tie up with Beats Electronics could be more about content — and Jimmy Iovine — than software and hardware.



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Samsung reveals design inspiration for Galaxy S5

The official blog of Samsung Electronics has revealed the design inspiration for its latest Galaxy S5 phone, which says involved extensive research into “appealing to consumers in their twenties and thirties,” a demographic currently showing a preference for Apple’s iPhone.



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