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Qualcomm accuses Apple of blackmail, seeks injunction against iPhone suppliers

The legal battle between Qualcomm and Apple over patent royalties for wireless chips has been further escalated. Qualcomm has effectively accused Apple of blackmailing it by instructing its suppliers to withhold royalty payments.<p>Qualcomm makes the accusation in a court filing requesting an …

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Qualcomm wants manufacturers to pay up during its massive legal fight with Apple

Qualcomm isn't backing down in its massive legal fight with Apple over royalty payments.<p>The chipmaker has asked a US court to force iPhone suppliers to keep paying it royalty fees, while it continues its legal battle with Apple.<p>In an injunction filed on Wednesday, Qualcomm said it wants third-party …

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Qualcomm tells court that Apple is holding its payments ‘ransom’

Now seeks preliminary injunction on Apple’s suppliers<p>Qualcomm is asking a court to force Apple’s iPhone and iPad manufacturers to pay up, since they’ve been withholding royalty payments for weeks under Apple’s instructions.<p>In a court filing yesterday, Qualcomm asked for a preliminary injunction …

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Apple launches new Swift app development curriculum for free on iBooks, offered at six community colleges this fall

Apple has today announced that is launching a new app development curriculum designed to teach students how to start using Swift to create fully functional iPhone apps. The course is available for free on iBooks (plus teacher’s guide) for anyone to download, and builds on the Everyone Can Code …

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HOW TO MASTER MARKETING

Dear friend,<p>If you wanna succeed in business you need to learn how to become a master at marketing.<p>To start off, I am damn good at marketing. I’m not …

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China is losing interest in the iPhone

Tim Cook hasn’t been shy about proclaiming China Apple’s future biggest market, but right now it’s causing the most problems.<p>According to analysts at Oppenheimer, Apple’s “Reality Distortion Field” is fading in China, as iPhone sales drop 20 percent. That’s at least twice as bad as any other market.<p>…

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Apple sees a spike in government requests for data relating to national security

Apple saw a spike in government requests for data relating to national security in the second half of 2016, according to a report released by the …

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Coding is not “fun,” it’s technically and ethically complex

Programming computers is a piece of cake. Or so the world’s digital-skills gurus would have us believe. From the non-profit Code.org’s promise that “Anybody can learn!” to Apple chief executive Tim Cook’s comment that writing code is “fun and interactive,” the art and science of making software is …

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Apple's Tim Cook tracks his blood sugar, so I did it too

Apple CEO Tim Cook has tried using a glucometer to track his blood sugar. So I decided to give it a shot, too.<p>Millions of people with diabetes …

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Apple updates pitch to convince Android users to switch

Apple has unleashed a new weapon against Google to win over consumers using Android handsets.<p>The Cupertino firm has launched a ‘Switch from Android’ …

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Facebook’s Safety Check automatically activated by Manchester attack; Tim Cook tweets sadness

Facebook’s Safety Check feature has been activated for the suicide bombing in Manchester in which 22 people lost their lives. Children were among the fatalities.<p>The feature allows those in the area to mark themselves as safe, so that friends and family are not worried. This is particularly useful …

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Apple takes a step toward lightning fast 5G

Apple is one step closer to the super-fast wireless networks of the future — or at least being able to test them, anyway.<p>The company applied for a license to experiment with millimeter wave wireless technology, aka 5G, with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), according to <i>Business Insider</i>. …

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Why should you switch to iPhone? Oh, let Apple count the ways...

If you want to put your life in a better sitch, take a look at your 'droid and make a switch.*<p>* <i>With apologies to Michael Jackson, Lego Batman, and</i> …

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Apple is expertly trolling Android users with its new iPhone ads

Without fail, Tim Cook hops on an earnings conference call every few months and boasts that Apple recently saw a record number of new iPhone users …

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Apple Inc (AAPL) Cozies up to Finnish Phone Legend While Stealing Android Users

The legal battle between Nokia and Apple has just come to an end. News of this came to the fore in the early hours of Tuesday morning. Both companies …

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New iPhone 7S Images Reveal Apple's Backup Plan

While the iPhone 8 is gathering the lion’s share of online attention with its curved screens and wireless charging, it’s not going to be the real hero of 2017 for Cupertino. Snapped alongside the 2017 flagship is the handset that will save Apple from the twin embarrassment of a late arriving and …

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Will Apple’s new iPhone monitor blood sugar levels—without pricking your skin?

<i>Apple appears to be working on blood glucose monitoring as a way to address type 2 diabetes.“Stick it in your ear.” Literally.</i><p>Not all Apple product rumors are equal. Speculation that the headphone jack will reappear with the iPhone 8 has been rightly ridiculed. But the evidence Apple will introduce …

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Apple Interested In Entering the Space of Constant Glucose Monitoring Devices

HomeCompany<p>0<p>The possibility to monitor glucose levels all the time is considered a "holy grail“ for patients with diabetes. What are Apple's …

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Greedy Supplier Backs Tim Cook in a Corner, Holds iPhone 8 For Ransom

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has a unique pricing proposition – its makes premium devices and it sells them at a premium price. If you think the iPhone …

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Here's everything Apple is rumoured to be launching in 2017

Apple is notoriously secretive.<p>The Californian technology giant almost <i>never</i> speaks about upcoming products before they're officially announced. Journalists who ask about rumours and reports might get told "no comment" — if they're lucky enough to get a response at all.<p>But for all its mystery, it …

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WWDC 2017: Is Apple going to ditch the iPad mini?

Has the fashion for phablets killed off small tablets? Apple is preparing to drop the iPad mini from its range of tablets, according to a report from …

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Apple among companies meeting at White House next month to talk government modernization, immigration, more

Apple is again said to make a visit to the White House in the coming weeks. According to a new report from Recode, Apple is among a handful of companies who will meet with White House officials next week to discuss modernization, big data, and high-skilled immigration…<p>The report explains that the …

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Apple Watch is learning to track your blood sugar, report says

Apple CEO Tim Cook is testing out a glucose monitor for the Apple Watch, according to a report.<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook is working on a glucose monitor for the Apple Watch, according to a CNBC report. Cook has reportedly been seen testing out a blood sugar tracker paired to his Apple Watch on Apple's …

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Apple CEO Tim Cook test-drove a device that tracks his blood sugar, hinting at Apple's interest in the space

Tim Cook has been spotted at the Apple campus test-driving a device that tracks blood sugar, which was connected to his Apple Watch.<p>A source said …

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That glucose-tracking Apple Watch is so close to production Tim Cook may have started wearing it

If you had trouble believing the Apple Watch is genuinely close to non-invasively monitoring its wearer’s blood sugar the first <i>and</i> second time we …

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Apple Has A New Idea

As Apple's futuristic, flying disk-shaped headquarters nears completion, a couple of smart observers have questioned if it signals an end to Apple's …

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Tim Cook spotted with a blood-monitoring Apple Watch prototype

A report from <i>CNBC</i> says that Apple CEO Tim Cook has been spotted wandering around Apple’s campus with a prototype blood glucose monitor. The device …

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Stevie Wonder performs at Apple HQ to celebrate Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Multi-platinum Grammy winning artist Stevie Wonder performed at Apple's corporate headquarters this week, in an event recognizing Global …

Apple CEO Tim Cook Discusses Accessibility Features in iOS and Mac With Three Activists

Global Accessibility Awareness Day is today, and in honor of the day, Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down for discussions with three accessibility activist …

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Apple tells Chinese app makers to cut tips or pay up

Apple has risked upsetting customers in China by revealing plans to take a percentage of donations that are sent to content creators on social media, via the “tip” function of local apps like WeChat.<p>Apple previously told developers to disable the feature, but it has since reconsidered and decided …

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