Facebook's Safety Check feature triggered by fake news

Facebook’s Safety Check feature has been erroneously triggered in Bangkok by a wave of false social media reports about a bomb explosion that didn’t happen.

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iPhone SE event spurs traffic spikes to Apple's websites in China, India

Article Image Although the announcement of the iPhone SE — and 9.7-inch iPad Pro — triggered a relatively modest increase in global traffic to Apple’s website on March 21, the same day saw significant surges in China and India, according to research figures published on Wednesday.

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Apple acknowledges 'Error 53' glitch, says it's part of Touch ID security [u]

Article Image Apple on Friday publicly acknowledged an unusual “Error 53” message, triggered by updating an iPhone 6 to iOS 9 or later after having the phone’s Touch ID sensor fixed by an unofficial technician. [Updated]

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Deals: 13" MacBook Pros now from $1,060; Win a free MacBook Air; 15-inch MacBook Pro & iMac 5K coupons & exclusives; $50-$83 off iPad Air 2

New MacBooks from Apple this week have triggered aggressive price drops on the mid-2014 models they replace. Meanwhile, readers have an opportunity to win a free MacBook Air and take advantage of a pair of exclusive offers on both 13- and 15-inch MacBook Pros, many of which include free portable optical drives and Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Pro headphones.

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Apple Pay Rings Opening Bell in Banks vs. Retailers Match

Apple’s unveiling last week of its Apple Pay NFC mobile payments system has triggered a clash between banks and the retail industry. Apple has lined up support from banks and credit card companies, but Best Buy and Walmart have said they will not support Apple Pay, according to reports. Instead, they will go with a competing mobile wallet application, CurrentC, which they and several other large retailers have been working on since 2012. CurrentC may offer consumers the option to link to checking accounts, debit cards and merchant charge cards.

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Deals: Save up to $200 on 2013 MacBook Airs while supplies last; prices start at $818

Apple’s minor revamp of the MacBook Air lineup has triggered price drops of up to $200 on several of last year’s models — all of which are identical to the models introduced Tuesday with the exception of a 100MHz speed bump on the four standard retail configurations.

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