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AppleInsider podcast talks iPad Pro, iPhone SE, True Tone display and more

03/25/2016, 08:03 am

This week on the Appleinsider podcast, Victor and Shane discuss the iPad Pro, iPhone SE, Apple's servers, the embedded Apple SIM, and the FBI's possible use of Cellebrite to crack the San Bernardino iPhone 5c. Andy Somerfield of Serif, makers of Affinity Photo, joins Victor to talk about color management, the iPad Pro's True Tone, and his company's image editing software.

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Apple's first TV series to focus on developers, 'app economy'

03/24/2016, 05:03 pm

After months of rumors, Apple on Thursday confirmed it is working with musician Wil.i.am and two industry executives on an original TV series set to highlight app development and the surrounding "app economy."

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Microsoft attempt at artificial intelligence becomes Hitler-loving, misogynistic PR disaster

03/24/2016, 03:03 pm

It took only 24 hours for a Microsoft artificial intelligence project to turn from a typical tweeting teenage girl into a hate spewing, offensive public relations debacle, thanks to coordinated attacks on the learning software.

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Shares of PayPal slide amidst rumors of browser-based Apple Pay checkout

03/24/2016, 02:03 pm

PayPal stock dipped on Thursday, as investors reacted to a new rumor claiming Apple Pay may soon further encroach on its business with upcoming website integration.

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Apple's iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro now available for preorder in 13 territories

03/24/2016, 03:03 am

As previously announced, Apple on Thursday activated online preorder sales for its new 4-inch iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro in 13 territories, including key markets in North America, Europe and Asia.

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Apple online store goes down in preparation of iPhone SE, 9.7-inch iPad Pro sales

03/23/2016, 11:03 pm

Apple's online storefront went down for maintenance late Wednesday in preparation of a start to preorders for the iPhone SE and 9.7-inch iPad Pro, two new devices announced at a special event on Monday.

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'NAND mirroring' could let FBI break into iPhone without Apple's help, researchers say

03/23/2016, 04:03 pm

Whether or not Cellebrite is involved, the FBI may be able to unlock the iPhone of San Bernardino shooter Syed Farook through a process known as "NAND mirroring," security researchers explained on Wednesday.

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FBI using Israeli firm Cellebrite to help break into San Bernardino terrorist's iPhone

03/23/2016, 10:03 am

An Israeli forensic software company, Cellebrite, is helping the FBI try to unlock the iPhone 5c used by San Bernardino shooter Syed Farook, according to a national newspaper.

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Apple admits to Imagination Technologies talks, declines takeover bid

03/22/2016, 12:03 pm

Apple on Tuesday acknowledged having held discussions with British graphics processor design firm Imagination Technologies, but the iPhone maker has reportedly chosen not to attempt an acquisition -- for now.

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Apple in talks to take over long-time graphics chip partner Imagination Technologies

03/22/2016, 08:03 am

Apple is negotiating to buy Imagination Technologies, the British firm responsible for the PowerVR graphics technology used in every Apple A-series chip since the original iPad and the iPhone 4, a report claimed on Tuesday.

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AppleInsider podcast recaps Apple's 'Let Us Loop You In' event live from Cupertino

03/22/2016, 07:03 am

In a special episode of the AppleInsider podcast, Daniel Eran Dilger and Victor Marks recap Monday's Apple Event live from Cupertino, which saw the introduction of iPhone SE, a 9.7-inch iPad Pro, new Apple Watch accessories and more.

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Proposed Senate bill grants courts authority to force access to encrypted data

03/21/2016, 09:03 pm

According to a report on Monday, U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee leaders are circulating a draft bill that would give federal courts liberal authority to compel tech company compliance with government requests for access to encrypted data.

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DOJ seeks to delay Apple encryption hearing, says it may be able to unlock iPhone after all [u]

03/21/2016, 07:03 pm

In a last minute motion filed in the ongoing San Bernardino iPhone encryption case, the DOJ on Monday asked a federal court to vacate a hearing scheduled for Tuesday, saying an outside party has come forward with a potential unlock method that would negate the need for Apple's assistance.

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Apple launches CareKit, a new framework for extended healthcare needs

03/21/2016, 01:03 pm

Apple on Monday revealed that it is expanding its Health initiatives with a new tool called CareKit, which at launch will be used to help patients at home and on the go.

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Watch as Apple's 'Liam' iPhone-recycling robot tears down devices for the environment

03/21/2016, 01:03 pm

At Apple's March 21 event on Monday, vice president of Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives Lisa Jackson took the stage to discuss the company's environmental initiatives, and debut its latest device: a robot designed in-house specifically to dismantle iPhone into useful materials.

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Live blog from Apple's 'Let us loop you in' media event

03/21/2016, 12:03 pm

Apple is set to take the wraps off of both a new 4-inch iPhone and 9.7-inch iPad at a media presentation at its corporate headquarters. AppleInsider is there live with up-to-the-second news and exclusive analysis from the event.

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Apple hunting space for flagship Indian store & other first-wave outlets

03/21/2016, 11:03 am

Apple is already at work finding real estate for a flagship retail store in India, a move which has reportedly prompted Samsung to step up its retail game in the country as well.

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US Supreme Court to tackle money owed in Apple v. Samsung patent fight

03/21/2016, 10:03 am

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a Samsung appeal in the legal battle over how much it owes Apple for infringing iPhone patents, it was revealed on Monday.

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Apple 'privacy czars' put clamps on products like Siri & iAd - report

03/21/2016, 09:03 am

Three "privacy czars" at Apple must sign off on any product collecting customer data, and have had a major impact on technologies like iAd, Siri, and Spotlight, a report revealed on Monday.

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This week on AI: Apple's March 21 event, 'iPhone 7' rumors, 'GovtOS' resistance & more

03/19/2016, 05:03 am

Media attention naturally gravitated towards Apple's March 21 press event, where the company is expected to show off a new 4-inch iPhone and an updated 9.7-inch iPad. Plenty of other happenings were in the air though, including "iPhone 7" rumors and Apple's ongoing confrontation with the Department of Justice and the FBI over encryption.

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