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Apple Inc Campus 2 Spaceship Ring tops out cafeteria segment (video)

03/21/2015, 05:03 am

The grand, expansive dining area portal of the center "Spaceship" Ring in Apple's Campus 2 mega-project has reached its ceiling, with a steel structure now only barely visible over the construction barrier from the street, but clearly discernible from the air.

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Steve Jobs told Disney's Bob Iger about cancer recurrence 30 minutes before Pixar deal

03/20/2015, 08:03 pm

An upcoming book reveals Steve Jobs informed Disney boss Bob Iger in 2006 that his cancer had returned, a secret Iger kept for three years until the information went public.

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Jony Ive feared Jobs would fire him on returning to Apple, book excerpt says

03/20/2015, 06:03 pm

In a book excerpt published on Friday, lead Apple designer Jony Ive says he was worried he would be fired when Steve Jobs returned to serve as the company's CEO in 1997.

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AppleInsider podcast recaps exclusive Project Titan details, first look at Force Touch trackpad, more

03/20/2015, 10:03 am

This week's all-new AppleInsider podcast is now available to download and subscribe in iTunes or SoundCloud, with detailed analysis of this week's news. Editors Neil Hughes and Mikey Campbell review their 'Project Titan' Apple Car report, we give a first look and thoughts on the new MacBook Force Touch trackpad, Nintendo commits to make mobile games, online Apple TV service coming this fall, and more.

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Amazon given green light for U.S. drone tests, inches toward 'Prime Air' delivery

03/19/2015, 06:03 pm

The Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday granted Amazon permission to conduct experimental unmanned aircraft operations in U.S. airspace, marking a significant step forward in the company's plans to roll out a drone delivery service.

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Fast, luxurious & sensible: What the personal vehicles of Apple execs could mean for an Apple Car

03/19/2015, 12:03 pm

With rumors of an Apple Car comes speculation about its potential design, and AppleInsider took a look at the personal vehicles drive by some of Apple's top executives to see how that might influence the company's thinking.

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B&H Photo's Manhattan superstore opens prestigious Apple-authorized mini-store

03/18/2015, 03:03 pm

This week, B&H Photo Video's Midtown Manhattan superstore became the first of its kind to have an Apple-sanctioned store-within-a-store, showcasing the electronics maker's full lineup of Macs, iPads, Beats and accessories in Apple's familiar retail style.

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CEO Tim Cook talks Apple Watch, Apple corporate culture in new interview

03/18/2015, 10:03 am

In an interview published Wednesday, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook discussed a slew of topics ranging from Apple corporate culture, to the prospects for the Apple Watch, to whether the company's all-encompassing product ecosystem is still manageable.

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Piper Jaffray: Apple has augmented reality R&D team, could inject AR devices with much needed style

03/18/2015, 04:03 am

Apple is supposedly making a long play for augmented reality systems that one analyst believes will potentially pivot on the company's current push into fashion, an initiative set to bear fruit with Apple Watch in April.

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Apple leases two large Cupertino office buildings across from Campus 2

03/17/2015, 08:03 pm

Recently discovered public documents show Apple has leased two buildings at Main Street Cupertino, an upcoming mixed use development currently under construction across from Apple's Campus 2 headquarters.

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New movie set photos show Michael Fassbender as NeXT-era Steve Jobs

03/17/2015, 04:03 pm

Production continues on Sony's upcoming Steve Jobs biopic, and newly leaked set photos reveal some of what director Danny Boyle is currently filming at the San Francisco Opera House.

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Upcoming Steve Jobs biography exposes Apple co-founder's final years, succession plans

03/17/2015, 12:03 pm

A new excerpt from the upcoming biography Becoming Steve Jobs illustrates some of the lesser-known aspects of the Apple co-founder's life, including succession plans, his decline, and his involvement with Campus 2, the new Apple headquarters under construction in Cupertino.

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Google follows Apple's lead, introduces human app review team for the Play Store

03/17/2015, 11:03 am

After years of depending solely on automated processes to weed out malicious or otherwise undesirable apps from Google Play, the search giant announced on Tuesday that it has added human reviewers to the mix in a move that more closely aligns its practices with Apple's.

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Apple's secretive industrial design lab shown off in redesigned jobs site

03/17/2015, 10:03 am

Jony Ive's design team has begun to emerge from the shadows, with some of Apple's elite cadre of designers featured on the company's revamped jobs microsite -- in a photo apparently taken within its top-secret industrial design lab.

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Adobe reveals Document Cloud, Acrobat DC with e-signing, photo PDF conversion, more

03/17/2015, 01:03 am

Adobe on Tuesday unveiled Document Cloud, an all-encompassing digital document management solution that includes a new touch-enabled version of Acrobat and two iOS-specific apps.

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Apple dodges $100M lawsuit over alleged infringement of wireless tech patents

03/16/2015, 11:03 pm

A U.S. federal court jury on Monday found Apple not to have infringed on wireless technology patents asserted by Canadian licensing firm Conversant Technologies, which sought damages totaling $100 million for the alleged misuse.

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Apple among big tech companies reportedly in talks to buy Boeing communications satellite

03/16/2015, 09:03 pm

Boeing is marketing advanced high-throughput communications satellites to large technology firms, such as Apple and Google, and could reach a deal to build a unit for a major industry player this year.

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Eddy Cue blasts Alex Gibney's 'mean-spirited' Steve Jobs documentary at SXSW

03/16/2015, 12:03 pm

A fresh cinematic look at the life of late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, directed by Oscar-winning documentarian Alex Gibney, has been met with scorn from Apple employees following its debut at the annual South by Southwest film festival.

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Apple puts up in-store graphics for Apple Watch, new 12" MacBook ahead of April debut

03/13/2015, 09:03 pm

Apple Stores around the world installed new backlit displays Thursday night, showing off the company's latest and greatest products, including the Apple Watch and an all new ultra-thin 12-inch MacBook with Retina display.

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China backs off legal push that would force foreign tech companies to hand over encryption keys

03/13/2015, 02:03 pm

China's central government has reportedly halted the advance of proposed antiterror legislation that would have forced technology companies doing business in the country to install government-accessible backdoors in their products, provide keys for any encrypted communications services, and require data for Chinese users to remain in China.

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