Uber hacked and surveilled rivals, alleges ex-manager in letter

In June 2016, Uber Technologies Inc. contractors trained by the Central Intelligence Agency allegedly spied on another firm’s executives and sent live video to then-Chief Executive Travis Kalanick in the company’s “War Room.”

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Best tablets of summer: Microsoft Surface Pro and iPad Pro vie for top tablet

Microsoft and Apple both released new tablets in June, offering two solid – and very different – choices for consumers.

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NASA just showed off its 12 newest astronauts that will venture into deep space

HOUSTON — NASA introduced 12 new astronauts on Wednesday (June 7), who will train for missions into Earth orbit and to deep space.

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Google takes down man's blog, erasing 14 years of work

Artist Dennis Cooper made a horrifying discovery June 27: His 14-year-old blog—the sole home of his experimental writing, research, photographs, and more—was gone, Art Forum reports.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/07/18/google-takes-down-mans-blog-erasing-14-years-work.html

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Twitter dominated by tongue-in-cheek #HeterosexualPrideDay

What appears to be a tongue-in-cheek social media movement to mark June 29 as a day to celebrate heterosexual pride has become one of the day’s top online trends.

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Whoops! Facebook signals that Philippines is at war

June 12 is independence day in the Philippines, and in the process of celebrating it, Facebook accidentally indicated that the country was in a state of war.

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AMD announces new Radeon RX 480: VR-ready, at a budget price

AMD’s Polaris arrives on June 29, packing both a low price tag and a substantial performance uplift. AMD wants to target VR gamers who can’t afford to drop huge amounts of money on high-end GPUs, and it may well have succeeded.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/229443-amd-announces-new-radeon-rx-480-vr-ready-at-a-budget-price

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Motor Trend spotlights 'Apple Car' development in June cover story

Article Image For its latest June issue, long-running automotive serial Motor Trend threw a spotlight on rumors and speculation surrounding Apple’s shadowy “Project Titan.” To go along with its print coverage, which includes a well-studied “Apple Car” concept rendering, the magazine invited a panel of experts to discuss the broader implications of Apple’s efforts, and AppleInsider was there.

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Supply chain suggests Apple will ship 45M iPhones in June quarter, bolstered by new 4" model

Article Image iPhone shipments in the upcoming June quarter could be better than many investors on Wall Street expect, thanks largely to the anticipated launch of a new 4-inch model, according to the latest information from the company’s supply chain.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4df4605b/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C160C0A30C0A10Csupply0Echain0Esuggests0Eapple0Ewill0Eship0E45m0Eiphones0Ein0Ejune0Equarter0Ebolstered0Eby0Enew0E40Emodel/story01.htm

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Apple to shut down iAd App Network on June 30

Article Image Apple on Friday announced plans to cease iAd App Network operations at the end of June, ending one facet of the company’s six-year play at the mobile advertising market.

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AT&T changes ‘unlimited’ data throttling policy following $100M fine from FCC

Remember back in June when the Federal Communications Commission slapped AT&T with a $100 million fine for misleading subscribers on its “unlimited” data plans? Well you can be sure that AT&T remembers, and the nation’s No. 2 wireless service provider just quietly made a huge change to its throttling policy.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/09/16/att-changes-unlimited-data-throttling-policy-following-100m-fine-from-fcc/

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Swiss National Bank grows stake in Apple by 500,000 shares in June quarter

The Swiss National Bank increased its stake in Apple during the June quarter by 500,000 shares, giving it a total of 9.4 million, a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission revealed on Wednesday.

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Apple's $26.5B in purchase commitments hint at huge 'iPhone 6s' launch

Apple had $26.5 billion in off-balance sheet commitments at the end of the June quarter — a massive year-over-year increase that suggests the company is planning for a record breaking launch of its next-generation “iPhone 6s.”

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Apple's Chinese revenues surge 112% in Q3 to lead worldwide growth

Apple’s Chinese revenues shot ahead 112 percent year-over-year during the June quarter to over $13.2 billion, reflecting the growing importance of the country to Apple’s bottom line even as other regions also showed significant growth.

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Notes of interest from Apple's Q3 2015 conference call

Record setting sales of the iPhone pushed Apple to its best June quarter ever, with profit of $10.7 billion. Following the announcement, executives from the company participated in a conference call with analysts and the media, and notes of inventory follow.

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Mac sales up 16.1% in June quarter as overall PC market continues slump

Continuing to buck trends, Mac sales rose 16.1 percent year-over-year in the June quarter even as the PC industry as a whole shrank 11.8 percent, according to new estimates published on Thursday by research firm IDC.

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