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Redbox makes second go at online streaming, Google Maps gets 'Wi-Fi only' mode

07/25/2016, 01:07 pm

Better known for its DVD and Blu-ray rental kiosks, Redbox is reportedly braving a second foray into online streaming. Google, meanwhile, is rolling out a new "Wi-Fi only" option for data-conscious users of its Maps mobile app.

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Twitter adds weekly MLB & NHL games to live sports coverage

07/25/2016, 01:07 pm

Twitter has reportedly secured the rights to stream weekly games from both Major League Baseball and the National Hockey League, significantly boosting its nascent entry into live sports.

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Apple leases 40,000 square feet for development accelerator in Bengaluru, India

07/25/2016, 10:07 am

Apple has signed a lease for over 40,000 square feet of office space for its planned Design and Development Accelerator in Bengaluru, India, a report said on Monday.

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Verizon to buy struggling Yahoo for $4.83 billion

07/25/2016, 09:07 am

Verizon on Monday announced a deal to buy the search engine pioneer Yahoo for $4.8 billion, granting Verizon over one billion total monthly search users in conjunction with another large internet advertising network that it will be adding to the AOL network.

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Apple hyping this week's opening of first-ever Brooklyn retail store

07/24/2016, 02:07 pm

With less than a week to go before Apple opens the doors on its first retail location in Brooklyn, passersby have been notified of the grand opening with new signage advertising the long-awaited opening in New York City's most populous borough.

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This week on AI: 'Apple Car' delayed, new iOS 10 & macOS betas, 'iPhone 7' leaks & more

07/23/2016, 03:07 am

While much of the week was dominated by nearly identical "iPhone 7" leaks, we did learn a little bit more about the "Apple Car," and Apple itself released a bevy of software updates, while bringing Apple Pay to more markets.

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Hacker who targeted celebrity Apple and Google accounts sentenced six months in prison

07/23/2016, 02:07 am

An Oregon man who earlier this year pleaded guilty to hacking into Apple and Google email accounts, including a number owned by unnamed celebrities, was sentenced to six months in prison this week.

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US appeals court vacates Apple win in Unwired Planet patent suit

07/22/2016, 08:07 pm

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on Friday handed down an opinion vacating in part a 2015 summary judgment that found Apple not in infringement of certain cellular and voice recognition patents, claims of which originate from a string of "kitchen sink" patent lawsuits leveled by non-practicing entity Unwired Planet.

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Apple retakes top spot in FutureBrand 'perception strength' rankings

07/22/2016, 02:07 pm

Apple has reclaimed the top spot in the 2016 edition of the FutureBrand Index, which each year ranks the world's 100 biggest corporations according to their "perception strength," based on a survey of 3,000 consumers and professionals across 17 countries.

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Why Alphabet's Nest doesn't (and probably won't ever) support Apple's HomeKit

07/22/2016, 01:07 pm

The Nest smart home thermometer, designed by one of the 'fathers of the iPod' Tony Fadell, was on sale shortly after its debut at Apple retail stores. So why doesn't HomeKit support it? AppleInsider explains.

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Apple confirms plans to open first Apple Store in Taiwan

07/22/2016, 08:07 am

Apple on Friday revealed that it's planning to launch its first store in Taiwan, finally coming to the island where a number of its suppliers are headquartered.

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AppleInsider podcast talks Apple Watch battery life, beta updates, iOS 10 liquid detection, more

07/22/2016, 08:07 am

This week on the AppleInsider podcast, Neil and Victor discuss the latest updates in public betas, the reason the GPS watches seem to last longer that a day, liquid damage avoidance in iOS 10, apparent delays for the "Apple Car," and much more.

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Apple's latest software updates fix flaw resembling Android Stagefright

07/21/2016, 10:07 pm

Apple's recent iOS, OS X, tvOS and watchOS updates patch a previously unknown security flaw that allows the surreptitious gathering of sensitive data with a simple text message, an OS-level bug which bears a striking resemblance to last year's much derided Stagefright exploit on Google's Android platform.

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Ultra rare Apple-1 computer could fetch up to $1M in auction

07/21/2016, 07:07 pm

Auction website CharityBuzz on Thursday announced the upcoming sale of an extremely rare Apple-1 computer dubbed "Celebration," so named because it is the only known unit still in existence to feature a pre-production circuit board.

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Mozilla Firefox browser to block 'not essential' Adobe Flash content

07/21/2016, 12:07 pm

Blocking unnecessary Flash content loading in the Firefox browser will lead to improved battery life, faster web page loads, and greater user security, according to developer Mozilla. And the block starting in August is only the beginning.

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Largest torrent site's owner arrested, Apple data crucial to investigators

07/21/2016, 11:07 am

An iTunes account and the associated Apple email address were keys to the investigation leading to a takedown of the head of the world's largest torrent aggregator.

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Apple invention could lead to glasses-free 3D on mobile devices

07/21/2016, 09:07 am

An Apple patent application published early on Thursday could theoretically set the stage for iPhones and other devices with "autostereoscopic" displays, simulating 3D without the need for special glasses.

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Indian PM's cabinet intervening to allow local Apple Stores - report

07/20/2016, 12:07 pm

Finally clearing out legal obstacles, the cabinet of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to approve an exemption enabling Apple's first retail stores in the country, a report said on Wednesday.

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Apple brand power climbing, holds lead over all tech firms, survey finds

07/19/2016, 01:07 pm

Apple is standing fast for a second consecutive year as the fifth most powerful brand in the U.S. and the top ranked technology company, beating rivals Microsoft, Google and Sony.

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New Apple invention would allow for complex, multi-axis haptic feedback

07/19/2016, 09:07 am

An Apple patent published on Tuesday suggests interest in a haptic feedback motor that could vibrate in different directions, depending on a device's orientation.

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