Why the iPhone SE will appeal to new smartphone users

Article Image Although long-time iPhone owners might wonder what the fuss is, Apple’s iPhone SE is carefully calculated to attract people who may have never even owned a smartphone before.

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Apple reportedly in talks to buy Imagination Technologies

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Apple is reportedly in talks to buy Imagination Technologies, its longtime GPU supplier. The move would shake up the mobile graphics market and give Apple ownership of MIPS as well as its own ray tracing division.

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7 secrets of Windows Task Manager every computer user should know

If you’re a longtime Windows user, you’ve probably encountered the Task Manager on more than one occasion. This handy Windows feature gives you an overview of what your computer is doing from applications and processes to resource usage.

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Rumor: Apple to expand supply chain, add Wistron as manufacturer for new 4" iPhone

Article Image Both longtime Apple manufacturing partner Foxconn and newcomer Wistron are expected to handle assembly of the company’s forthcoming 4-inch iPhone revamp, according to a new supply chain report.

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The Windows 10 Store has a serious app discovery issue, and its developers aren’t pleased

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Windows 10 has a significant problem with app searching and discovery, and it’s driven one longtime developer to call for boycotting the Windows Store until Microsoft fixes the problem.

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Review: iHome iSP5 SmartPlug gives dumb appliances a brain

Longtime “Made for iPhone” accessory maker iHome is diverting course from its bread-and-butter bedside alarm clock/radios toward the burgeoning connected home sector. Its first product, an app-connected, HomeKit-compatible smart plug called…SmartPlug, was released Thursday and AppleInsider has the review.

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AC/DC to join subscription streaming bandwagon in time for Apple Music debut

According to a report on Monday, rock legends and longtime streaming music holdouts AC/DC are primed to offer their tracks through subscription services, including Apple Music, as early as Tuesday.

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Thermaltake accused of ripping off multiple rivals, stealing designs

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Longtime hardware manufacturer Thermaltake has been accused of stealing multiple designs from its rivals and passing them off as its own.

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CBS 'excited' about Apple's rumored web television service, CEO says

Les Moonves, longtime chief executive of broadcasting giant CBS, said on Wednesday that his company will “probably” sign on to Apple’s forthcoming streaming television offering.



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Apple's Jony Ive promoted to Chief Design Officer

Longtime Apple designer Jony Ive has been promoted from SVP of Design to a new position called Chief Design Officer, which will see the star designer relinquish day-to-day oversight of industrial design and user interface operations to take on a wider array of projects.



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Foxconn to handle bulk of manufacturing for Apple's 'iPhone 6s' & 'iPad Pro' this fall, insider says

Longtime Apple manufacturing partner Foxconn will handle the bulk of production for the company’s next-generation iPhone, and will also be the sole manufacturer of the anticipated 12.9-inch iPad, both on track to launch this fall, according to well-connected analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.



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Piper Jaffray abandons hope for full-fledged Apple television, remains bullish on AAPL stock

Longtime Apple television proponent Gene Munster threw in the towel on Tuesday, telling investors that he no longer believes the company has a big-screen set in the works, based on the latest rumors.



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Retired GM chief Dan Akerson likens rumored Apple car program to 'trying to cough up a hairball'

Following a five-year run in Detroit that saw him inexplicably chosen to oversee General Motors, longtime telecom executive Dan Akerson has elected to weigh on in Apple’s possible entry into the carmaking arena, saying that Cupertino has “no idea what they’re getting into.”



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Kid-friendly Fable tablet comes to public schools, will hit stores in March

When long-time educator Janice Gauthier looks back on her years as a middle and high school English teacher, she said she wishes she had access to the kinds of technology — like tablets — that are currently playing an increasingly larger role in classrooms across the country. Now, as Director of Curriculum and Development at Everett Public Schools in Everett, Mass., Gauthier has been able to oversee a pilot program from Massachusetts-based consumer device company Isabella Products Inc. that has placed Fable, a new browser-free and child-friendly tablet, in one of her school’s classrooms. 

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Apple board member Millard Drexler to retire in March, replacement unknown

Longtime Apple board member Millard “Mickey” Drexler announced intentions to retire at the end of his current term, which will end in March at the company’s annual shareholders meeting, leaving seven candidates for election to fill his place.



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Samsung, ASE tapped to build Apple Watch's S1 processing module – report

Apple will reportedly turn to longtime supplier and sometimes-rival Samsung to fabricate the application processor for the forthcoming Apple Watch, while Taiwan’s Advanced Semiconductor Engineering is said to have been chosen to package the new device’s S1 processing module.



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Should voices be used more on smartphones? Former Microsoft exec Ray Ozzie has an app for that

Longtime technology guru Ray Ozzie wants to bring back the emotions of the human voice to phones.

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Microsoft looking to open retail outlet near flagship 5th Ave. Apple Store

Apple’s iconic glass cube may soon get a neighbor in longtime rival Microsoft, which is supposedly in negotiations to open a retail space on New York’s Fifth Ave., just a few blocks away from the city’s flagship Apple Store.



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Longtime Apple PR head Katie Cotton officially retires

Friday marks the last day of work for Apple’s longtime PR chief Katie Cotton. After spending 18 years in Cupertino, much of it as a handler for late cofounder Steve Jobs, the company’s vice president of worldwide corporate communications will step down to spend more time with her family.



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