Apple discounts current MacBook Pro; OLED, USB Type-C upgrade rumors swirl

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Apple could be planning a major refresh for the MacBook Pro with an OLED panel replacing the function keys, a MacBook-style keyboard with butterfly switches, and a thinner chassis.

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The cybersecurity threat – are we protected yet?

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In a panel at SXSW Interactive last week, Congressman Michael McCaul, Admiral Bobby Inman, and security industry experts Joe Ross and Dena Graziano discussed a broad range of cyber threats – to the military, U.S. businesses, and the public.

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Apple-FBI battle will set precedent for future court orders, FBI director acknowledges

Article Image Speaking in front of a Congressional intelligence panel, FBI Director James Comey admitted that the outcome of an Apple-FBI battle over unlocking an iPhone will likely set a legal precedent, despite recent suggestions to the contrary.

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Steve Jobs promoted opportunities for women at Apple, NeXT

Article Image A panel involving several women who worked at Apple and NeXT in the early days of personal computing recently discussed Steve Jobs’ relentless drive to build new products, particularly noting how treated women as equally capable to achieve greatness.

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NASA: Sea levels may rise 3 feet sea

It was less than two years ago that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released its all-encompassing assessment on the current state of climate change research and made projections for the future climate of our planet.


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Suppliers ramping up Force Touch module shipments for next-gen iPhone, rumor claims

Apple touch panel suppliers are reportedly ramping up shipments of Force Touch modules in preparation for the launch of a next-generation iPhone, according to a new rumor.

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Apple's Schiller talks iPhone storage, thin design tradeoffs, single-port MacBook and more

During a panel session with Daring Fireball’s John Gruber on Tuesday, Apple SVP of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller offered his take on 16GB iPhones, the tradeoffs between battery life and device thinness, single-port MacBooks and more.



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Weapons of World War III: How new technology will affect the next great conflict

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AUSTIN–During a panel this week at South by Southwest Interactive 2015, authors Peter Singer and August Cole discussed their collaboration on Ghost Fleet, a novel about the next great superpower conflict. Part of the reason they wrote the book is to be able to paint a picture, in fiction, of how big future wars might be fought…

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Apple's Jony Ive talks iPhone, Apple Watch and copycat devices in Vanity Fair interview

During a panel at Vanity Fair’s New Establishment Summit, Apple SVP of Design Jony Ive offered up stories about his time at the company in a rare one-on-one interview, at one point revealing that he does not see copying as flattery, but theft.



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Latest purported leak shows scuffed-up 'iPhone 6' rear panel

While it may be a little worse for wear, a part alleged to be a full back panel for Apple’s anticipated “iPhone 6″ appeared online Tuesday, offering a closer look at what could be the final design for the hotly anticipated product.



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Latest leak purports to show closer look at back panel of Apple's 'iPhone 6'

The latest pictures claiming to show the back panel of Apple’s anticipated “iPhone 6″ are consistent with previous parts, showing a redesigned metal frame with space for a lock button on the upper right side.



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FCC votes to move forward on Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposed Open Internet rules

In a vote that split panel members 3-2 today, the FCC moved forward with chairman Tom Wheeler’s proposed Open Internet rules, which essentially revise the Commission’s previous Open Internet rule…

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