Navy says cyber sabotage played 'no role' in USS John S. McCain incident

A top U.S. Navy admiral on Monday called for a swift and thorough investigation into Monday’s collision of the USS John S. McCain into an oil tanker near Singapore — marking the second deadly mishap that occurred in the Pacific in the past three months.

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Indian Railways gets milk to hungry baby on train after passenger's SOS tweet

Indian Railways is winning praise for its swift response to a train passenger’s SOS tweet about a hungry baby on a train.

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Google mulling deep Android support for Apple's Swift language – report

Article Image Apple’s nascent Swift programming language could have a bright future ahead with one of the company’s chief competitors, as Google is reportedly considering bring Swift to Android as a “first-class” language.

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Taylor Swift turns to promoting Apple Music's curated playlists in new video ad

Article Image Once having threatened to boycott the service, pop singer Taylor Swift on Friday appeared in a video ad for Apple Music, showcasing the service’s curated playlists.

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Apple open-sources Swift benchmarking suite

Article Image Apple on Monday took its Swift benchmark suite open source, providing developers access to a wide-ranging set of tools designed to track project performance and catch bugs in code written in the company’s fledgling programming language.

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Apple's Swift language project gains continuous integration

Article Image Apple on Monday officially launched continuous integration for Swift, enabling checks on the project’s health, and integrated testing within pull requests before any commits are made.

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Apple making sparse use of Swift in its own apps, engineer claims

Article Image In spite of Apple expressing a desire to switch its apps to Swift, just a handful of them are actually using the programming language so far, according to a software engineer.

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Deep Swift integration coming to iCloud and OS X, says Apple's Craig Federighi

Article Image Apple is beginning to bake Swift into some of its core software, instead of simply supporting it in third-party apps, senior VP of Software Engineering Craig Federighi said in a podcast interview.

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Apple Music signs Taylor Swift to exclusive 1989 World Tour concert video, retail store promotion [u]

Article Image Apple has partnered with Taylor Swift to deliver a concert video of her 1989 World Tour exclusive to Apple Music, as well as an extended holiday season promotion in Apple retail stores and on iTunes gift cards and an appearance on Beats 1 Radio.

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IBM Swift Sandbox lets you test Apple's newly open-source programming language in your browser

Article Image Just hours after Apple made its Swift programming language open source, IBM has introduced a new, simple, and free browser-based way for developers to get started writing code.

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Apple's Federighi positions open-sourced Swift as 'primary,' scalable programming language

Article Image Apple has grand ambitions for its newly open-sourced Swift programming language, senior Software VP Craig Federighi suggested in a Thursday interview, including making it a “front to back” development option.

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Apple programming language Swift goes open source

Article Image Apple’s software team has officially made Swift, its proprietary iOS and OS X development software, open source and available for modification by all developers, via the new website Swift.org.

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Taylor Swift says she was surprised by positive response to Apple Music letter

Pop musician Taylor Swift was surprised by the positive response to an open letter criticizing Apple Music royalties, including Apple’s quick decision to reverse course, according to an interview published on Tuesday.

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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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Taylor Swift announces '1989' will come to Apple Music after all

The dispute between Taylor Swift and tech giant Apple is officially over. The Grammy award-winner announced through Twitter on Thursday that her album “1989” would now be available through Apple Music – Apple’s new music streaming service.

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Taylor Swift 'happily' bringing blockbuster '1989' album to Apple Music

Pop megastar Taylor Swift will allow Apple Music to stream her latest album –?called 1989 –?after the company altered its stance on payments to rights holders during the free trial period, a major coup for the company’s new streaming service.



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Apple Knuckles Under to Taylor Swift


Apple has given in to a demand from pop diva Taylor Swift to pay royalties to owners of music streamed by its Apple Music service. “We hear you, @taylorswift13 and indie artists. Love, Apple,” tweeted Eddy Cue, who oversees Apple’s content stores. “Apple will always make sure that artist[s] are paid.” Cue’s tweets might resolve the firestorm Swift ignited when she pulled her album 1989 from Apple Music over the weekend, as a protest against its decision to withhold pay from artists during the service’s three-month free trial period.

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Taylor Swift takes on Apple over streaming royalties — and wins

Pressure from musician Taylor Swift has forced Apple into an about-face on Apple Music, its new streaming music service. After Swift slammed the tech titan in an open letter Sunday, Apple quickly shifted position on Apple Music, announcing that it will now pay musicians royalties during the service’s free 3-month trial period.

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