Apple premieres seven new Apple Watch ads with strong fitness & celebrity focus

Article Image Apple on Monday debuted several new Apple Watch TV ads, highlighting features and apps while also leveraging celebrities to gain some marketing clout.

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Publishers Put Brave Ad-Blocking Browser on Notice


A group of newspaper publishers last week sent what amounted to a cease-and-desist letter to Brave Software, which offers the HTTPS Brave browser with built-in ad blocking and tracking protection. Brave has offered to let publishers make money off blocked ads by partnering with them “for a lower fee than they pay their third-party data-tracking partners,” CEO Brendan Eich said. The publishers “can use our private analytics and anonymous confirmations instead.”

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Microsoft adds contextual edit commands to Office for iPhone, Google makes Now more iPad-friendly

Article Image Microsoft on Monday updated its Office apps for iOS with new contextual functions on the iPhone, while Google updated its iOS search app to better sort Now information cards on the iPad.

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Adobe Issues Emergency Patch to Head Off Flash Ransomware Attacks


Adobe last week issued an emergency security patch to fix a vulnerability in Flash that could leave users vulnerable to a ransomware attack. The vulnerability exists in Adobe Flash Player 21.0.0.197 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome operating systems. It can cause a crash and leave the computer vulnerable to attackers, the company. It’s aware of reports that CVE 2016-1019 has been exploited on systems running Windows 10 and earlier with Flash version 20.0.0.306 and earlier, Adobe said.

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Apple's iPhone SE brings poor Bluetooth call quality for some users

Article Image Some early adopters of the small but state-of-the-art iPhone SE have reported trouble with the audio quality of phone calls made over Bluetooth headsets and ear pieces, an issue which Apple is said to be investigating internally.

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Christy Turlington Burns, Apple's Jay Blahnik to talk Apple Watch & running at Boston Apple Store

Article Image Model and Apple spokeswoman Christy Turlington Burns will be one of several guests appearing at Boston’s Boylston Street Apple Store on Saturday, Apr. 16, there to discuss the Boston Marathon, running in general, and training with the Apple Watch.

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First Look: iPad Pro 9.7

If you’re willing to sacrifice function keys, an uncramped keyboard, and a USB port for Apple’s thriving app ecosystem, then the iPad Pro 9.7 might be for you—especially if you fancy yourself a c…

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First look: Hands on with Ubuntu on Windows 10

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For anyone needing to use a Linux-based OS and Windows on a regular basis — especially with different tools on each — Microsoft’s collaboration with Canonical to run Ubuntu on Windows 10 will be a very welcome new offering

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Killer Deals: Apple's current 15" MacBook Pro for $1,749, 12.9" 128GB iPad Pro in Gold for $849, Mac mini for $429

Article Image For the next 6 days only, grab Apple’s current 15″ MacBook Pro for $1,749 (Mid-2015), 128GB Gold 12.9″ WiFi iPad Pro (Late 2015) for $849, and Mac mini (Late 2014) for $429. Plus there’s 1 day left for a $749 11″ MacBook Air and $869 13″ MacBook Pro. All with no tax outside NY.

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Apple Music scores another big exclusive with Drake's 'Views From the 6' album

Article Image The tight relationship between Apple and Drake is set to continue with the release of the hip-hop star’s newest album, Views From the 6, which will be an Apple Music exclusive when it drops on April 29.

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US shoppers increasingly buying iPhones from carriers instead of Apple

Article Image A growing number of Americans are choosing to buy their iPhones from carrier outlets and websites, instead of directly from Apple’s website and retail stores, recent research data indicates.

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BlackBerry kills BB10, will work on mid-range Android phones instead

Article Image The latest turnaround strategy for formerly-dominant smartphone maker BlackBerry is reportedly centered on mid-range Android devices, as the company will no longer manufacture new phones based on its own BlackBerry 10 operating system.

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Amazon is having a big one-day sale on flash drives and memory cards

Every time you think memory products like flash drives, SD cards and MicroSD cards can’t possibly get any cheaper, Amazon goes ahead and hosts a killer sale with insanely low prices.

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China's Inspur rumored to be joining Apple server supply chain

Article Image A Chinese server vendor, Inspur, has allegedly joined Apple’s datacenter supply chain, as the iPhone maker continues to work toward bringing more of its cloud services in-house.

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Apple Maps public transit data comes to Portland, Oregon

Article Image New cities with Apple Maps transit data continue to be added on a regular basis, with the town of Portland, Ore., the latest to enter the fold, on the heels of Montreal and Austin.

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Apple's Yokohama, Japan R&D facility opening delayed until early 2017

Article Image Apple’s upcoming research and development facility was originally due to be completed this year, but new details posted at the construction site reveal the facility will now be completed by March of 2017.

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