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Apple CEO Tim Cook Says Spotify Is "Draining the Humanity Out of Music"

He worries about the loss of “art and craft.”<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook believes that Spotify and other competitors are “draining the humanity out of music.” …

Tim Cook

Giants' Sandoval out for the season with hamstring tear

PHOENIX (AP) -- San Francisco Giants infielder Pablo Sandoval will miss the remainder of the season after tearing his right hamstring while …

Major League Baseball

Apple Hides iPhone X Plus Secrets In iOS 12

While Samsung appears determined to leak every detail of its upcoming Galaxy Note 9, it seems Apple is not far behind. Having already spilt a major iPhone upgrade in a recent beta of iOS 12, the company has repeated its error to expose secrets of its massive new iPhone X…<p>Picked up Brazilian site …

Mobile Technology

Apple's Stock Price Crosses $200 Mark to Reach New All-Time High

Apple shares crossed the $200 mark in intraday trading today, setting a new all-time high for the company's stock.<p>Apple's stock is up nearly five percent since the market closed on Tuesday, after the company reported a record-breaking $53.3 billion in revenue, meeting the high end of its guidance …

Wall Street

Apple's Tim Cook hints at TV ambitions

Apple's definitely working on something when it come to TV -- but it's still not ready to tell us about it.<p>CEO Tim Cook on Tuesday hinted at Apple's ambitions, but, in typical Cook fashion, didn't reveal any specifics.<p>"We hired two highly respected television executives last year, and they have …

Tim Cook

AAPL stock opens at new all-time high, briefly crosses $199

Apple stock jumped 4.5% at market open today, following better-than-expected earnings and guidance for the forthcoming quarter. The stock broached $199 and has settled at $198 at time of publishing. Apple’s market cap is now above $970 billion dollars.<p>The company announced a record June quarter, …

Market Cap

Steven Duggar and Alen Hanson have really made a difference in team speed

After the first two months of the season, Statcast data told us that the Giants were, as a whole, basically an average team when it came to sprint …

San Francisco Giants

What happened on Facebook's nightmare conference call that wiped out nearly $150 billion in market value in 90 minutes

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a new feel-good statistic on a conference call with financial analysts on Wednesday: Some 2.5 billion people — a third of the world's population — now use at least one of Facebook's products each month.<p>But that staggering statistic wasn't enough to distract …

Markets

Verizon Is Seeking Google or Apple as 5G TV Provider

Verizon Communications Inc. is seeking to partner with Google or Apple to provide television when it launches the first superfast 5G service to homes …

Telecoms

Three more cities will get super-fast AT&T 5G this year

AT&T promised to bring the next generation of cellular wireless technology to a dozen cities before the end of this year. It just hasn’t revealed which ones yet.<p>The carrier started the teasing process a few months ago, announcing that Atlanta, Dallas and Waco, Texas, will get mobile 5G.<p>Today it …

4G LTE

AT&T adds three more cities to mobile 5G rollout plan

AT&T is thinking big -- and midsize -- when it comes to its rollout plan for mobile 5G.<p>The wireless giant said Friday it's added Oklahoma City, as well as Charlotte and Raleigh, both in North Carolina, to the list of cities slated to get access to AT&T's super speedy network this year. The three …

T-Mobile

Apple Inadvertently Revealed Its Next Big Thing and It's Not What You Think

Eclipsing yourself when you've just finished changing the world isn't easy, it's nearly impossible. But here's one way Apple might just pull it off, again!<p>There's a blessing in being a company as loved as Apple, but there's also a curse. When you're both that large and that innovative, the market …

Autonomous Vehicle

Ted Williams' Mexican-American heritage explored in PBS film

ALBQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Ted Williams is the last major league baseball player to hit over .400. The Boston Red Sox slugger captivated millions with his dazzling swing and towering homers throughout the 1940s and 1950s in competition with New York Yankees hero Joe DiMaggio.<p>But beneath the smiles and …

Boston Red Sox

Wemo Mini Smart Plug retroactively gains HomeKit via firmware update, no hub required

Belkin was remarkably late to the HomeKit scene with their Wemo line of smart home accessories, but the company finally remedied that in January with a dedicated $40 bridge. Now Belkin is going one step further and making its $35 Wemo Mini Smart Plug work with HomeKit without requiring a …

Home Automation

Ray Black's blazing fastball catches eyes, but advanced stats love his breaking ball

Ray Black's blazing fastball catches eyes, but advanced stats love his breaking ball<p>USATSI<p>SAN FRANCISCO — For years, Ray Black’s name has come with a …

Report: Giants notified Yankees that Samardzija is available

The New York Yankees' search for a starting pitcher ahead of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline has been extensive, with a new name now entering …

Ford is saying goodbye to cars and hello to batteries

Ford made waves recently when it announced it would stop producing cars (except for the iconic Mustang) -- in favor of SUVs, trucks and other large vehicles -- for the United States. It wasn't a big surprise and if anything it was expected since SUV and truck sales are growing while car sales …

Giants general manager explains how trade with Rangers impacts club

SAN FRANCISCO–When the Giants signed Austin Jackson in January, they envisioned the veteran right-hander would form a productive platoon with …

The Giants traded away a great prospect

A little bit more about RHP Jason Bahr.<i>Earlier today, the</i> <i>Giants</i><i> traded</i> <i>Austin Jackson</i><i>,</i> <i>Cory Gearrin</i><i>, and a prospect to the</i> <i>Texas Rangers</i><i> for a player to</i> …

Kings make bold move in extending $78M offer sheet to Zach LaVine

The Sacramento Kings on Friday made a bold offseason move by signing Chicago Bulls restricted free agent guard Zach LaVine to a four-year, $78 …

Tesla Finally Hits Its Model 3 Goal—And Immediately Ups the Ante

In the year since Tesla officially launched the Model 3 at a glitzy event in Los Angeles, one question has reigned supreme among those following the …

Tesla

Mets celebrate Bobby Bonilla Day by writing huge check

July 1st can mean only one thing; the New York Mets are writing a paycheck to Bobby Bonilla.<p>Every year on July 1st, the New York Mets write the same …

Prospect with 100-mile per hour fastball ‘on the radar’ for Giants

PHOENIX–The Giants don’t need to add another relief pitcher to a crowded bullpen.<p>But Ray Black is forcing the franchise’s key decision-makers to pay …

Tesla Will Need An Additional $2,500 To Confirm Your Model 3 Order Please

Good news, Tesla Model 3 reservation holders! If you are among those in the U.S. and Canada who put put down a $1,000 refundable deposit for a car, …

Hellman & Friedman deal values SimpliSafe at $1B

SimpliSafe, the company behind the well-received SimpliSafe home security service, today announced that Hellman & Friedman, the massive venture fund and private equity firm, has taken a controlling interest in the company. While the two companies didn’t disclose the terms of the transaction, …

Amazon wiped out $17.5 billion from eight companies in one day

Amazon wiped out $17.5 billion from eight companies' market values Thursday with just two announcements.<p>The e-commerce giant has become a force on …

Hours after Amazon announces online pharmacy acquisition, Rite Aid, Walgreens, and CVS stocks tumble

And it has investors pretty scared<p>After months of speculation around how Amazon might enter the healthcare market, the e-commerce giant announced today that the company will be acquiring pharmaceutical startup PillPack. The acquisition sent standard brick-and-mortar pharmacy stock prices plunging, …

Sacramento Kings Become The First Sports Team To Mine Ethereum

From a solar-powered sports arena, to bitcoin and now cryptocurrency mining, the Sacramento Kings are back at it, setting the stages for yet another technological blueprint in the technology sector. The NBA organization announced Wednesday that it has partnered with global cryptocurrency leader, …