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Apple’s CEO Tim Cook Is Receiving an Award for His Support of LGBT Rights

The Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the largest LGBT civil rights organization in the U.S., announced today that Apple CEO Tim Cook will be the next …

Dual-Core 1GB RAM iPhone 6 Beats Octa-Core 4GB RAM Galaxy Note 5 In Speed Test

The introduction of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 5 was enough to raise excitement levels amongst those who adore large screen devices. Samsung essentially …

iPhone first went on sale 8 years ago today

The original iPhone first went on sale eight years ago today, on June 29, 2007 — a simpler time when Pixar released the movie <i>Ratatouille</i>, the NFL shut down its European league, Rihanna’s “Umbrella” topped the music charts, and Apple stock sold for a measly $17.43.<p>If only we knew then what we know …

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New 'guided tour' videos explain how to use the Apple Watch's main features

It's hard to remember now, but the iPhone wasn't always seen as an intuitive, easy to use device — back in 2007, most of us were still comfortable with flip phones rather than smartphones. To help show off exactly how you'd use the iPhone in more detail than you can fit into a commercial, Apple …

Tim Cook reportedly headed to Israel for opening of new Apple offices

Tim Cook is scheduled to attend the opening of Apple’s latest offices in Israel early next week, according to a report from Israeli daily business newspaper Calcalist.<p>The report says the new offices will be located in Herzliya, Israel, and hold around 800 employees in approximately 180,000 square …

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Watch what happens when iPhone 6 meets a bath of hot ice

One day someone is going to come along and write a paper on the psychology of tech fans who will queue up for hours to get the latest smartphone, and then log onto the Internet to watch it getting destroyed. When they do, at least several chapters will be dedicated to Ukrainian YouTuber TechRax, …

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CNN names Tim Cook its CEO of the year

Tim Cook has been named “CEO of the year” by <i>CNN Money</i>, beating other contenders including T-Mobile’s John Legere, BlackBerry’s John Chen, other singled out as leading executives for 2014.<p><i>CNN Money</i> notes that Cook performed an “amazing job,” and points readers toward the fact that the AAPL stock …

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Tim Cook: “I Consider Being Gay Among The Greatest Gifts God Has Given Me”

In an op-ed published Thursday in <i>Bloomberg Businessweek</i>, Apple CEO Tim Cook, the most powerful man in technology, wrote the following:<p>“While I have never denied my sexuality, I haven’t publicly acknowledged it either, until now. So let me be clear: I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay …

Ex-Android chief declares iPhone 6 ‘the most beautiful smartphone ever built’

Hugo Barra, the man who once ran Google’s Android division, seems to have more of an interest in the smartphones its rivals are making these days. …

iOS 8 is finally here YAAAAAAY

Apple’s ‘flop’ iPhone 5c outsold Galaxy S5 in its first month on sale in UK

Samsung’s newly-launched flagship Galaxy S5 might have hoped to capture some of the iPhone’s market dominance in Britain, but new research figures show that even in its first month it trailed behind sales of the iPhone 5s and even Apple’s so-called “flop” iPhone 5c.<p>The numbers were crunched by …

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Twitter Announces The Mute Button for iOS, Web, and Android

- May 12, 2014<p>Twitter has officially announced a “mute” feature for its iPhone, web, and Android clients. The new feature allows users to selectively …

iTunes Radio streaming Coldplay’s upcoming ‘Ghost Stories’ album for free on First Play

iTunes Radio has quickly become the best source for unreleased albums by huge artists, and today the service added yet another high-profile artist. Ahead of its highly anticipated release on May 19th, you can now stream Coldplay’s new album <i>Ghost Stories</i> in its entirety on iTunes via its First Play …

Apple donates $500K to help fight poverty

Apple has donated $500K to the anti-poverty initiative SF Gives, according to people close to the matter.<p>Launched in March this year, SF Gives is the joint venture of Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff and Daniel Lurie, CEO of the nonprofit Tipping Point. Their goal is to get 20 businesses to …

Apple CEO Tim Cook: It's better to be the best than to be the first

Apple's policy has been and continues to be to refine and the release products when they're ready. They didn't jump on the smartphone bandwagon until …

Apple Debuts New 'Powerful' TV Ad Focusing on iPhone 5s [Updated]

Apple has debuted a new TV ad alongside <i>Marvel's Agents of SHIELD</i> tonight on ABC called "Powerful". The ad, which was first spotted by <i>9to5Mac</i>, showcases iPhone 5s owners using the device to enhance their lives in multiple ways.<p>With "Gigantic" by the Pixies [iTunes] playing in the background, the app …

With latest ad, Apple wants to make Samsung turn green

Oh my, Apple strikes back in its ever so entertaining feud with Samsung… This time the occasion is Earth Day. Yes, really.<p>On April 22, ecologists celebrate Earth Day, a worldwide event dedicated to drawing attention to the problems of our environment. Earth Day also happens to be the perfect …

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Google sells out of white Glass model

Tuesday, for the first time, Google Glass was made available to the general public. As part of the one-day-only offering, anyone in the U.S. could buy the $1,500 face-mounted computers and get a free pair of glass or sunglass frames.<p>Google isn't sharing any sales numbers for the day, so it's …

Apple Expected To Bring Touch ID To Its iPads Later This Year

If you’ve been holding out for a fingerprint-scanning iPad Air or iPad mini, the good news is that Apple is expected to bring Touch ID to both …