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Weekend Highlights:Who really wins with Apple's cash repatriation? Shareholders.; eleven years running, Fortune crowns Apple the world's most admired company; Dan Moren opines on the axiom that "Apple knows best" as if a benevolent dictator; Europe, South Korea add to lawsuits over iPhone throttling; and the slowdown controversy could provide push needed to pass Right to Repair bills; Apple announces addition of 70 universities and colleges in Europe to Everyone Can Code program; Samsung plans to avoid notch by simply cutting holes in full screen display; KGI's latest report posits larger iPhones in 2018, offsetting weaker iPhone X demand in China—more in our Hardware/Software section; Jason Snell reviews iMac Pro; Ray Wong at Mashable thinks Apple's plan for battery updates is a bad idea.
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"The iPhone's Increasing Share in Russia's Premium Smartphone Market" Market Realist 7:07 AM
"Twitter users call on Tim Cook to follow Elon Musk's example and leave President's Council" 9to5Mac 7:10 AM
"Apple CEO Tim Cook says he tried to talk Trump out of exiting climate deal: reports" MarketWatch 7:34 AM
"Trump loses tech over Paris Agreement decision" Computerworld 8:10 AM
"WWDC excitement sets in as banners go up in San Jose" Cult of Mac 7:15 AM
"The Excitement Is Building as Apple Installs WWDC Decorations" AppAdvice 9:05 AM
"Here's How Steve Jobs and Tim Cook (Plus 10 Other CEOs) Responded to Customer Complaint Emails" Inc. 7:33 AM
"The Rihanna Navy wants to sink the Apple Music battleship or really just destroy their VP Eddy Cue" Mashable 12:41 PM
"Today in Apple history: Yosemite brings a visual overhaul to OS X" Cult of Mac 8:11 AM
"Nintendo prices its new online service for the Switch, coming in 2018" Neowin 9:22 PM
"AT&T is basically giving away cable TV to wireless customers" BGR 9:19 PM
"Valve decides on Steam Direct fee and it's good news for indie devs" Indie Research 5:03 PM
"OneLogin Customer Data Exposed in Ridiculously Bad Security Breach" The Mac Observer 10:27 AM
"Google could face a $9bn EU fine for rigging search results in its favour: A seven-year investigation into the world's most popular internet search engine was triggered by scores of complaints from both US and European rivals" The Independent 9:19 AM
"The Key to Diversity in Tech? Diverse Investors, says New York-based Social Impact VC" Forbes 7:57 AM
"Gmail offers better malware and phishing protection for enterprises" BetaNews 7:13 AM
"Road to Macstock – Matt Hillyer Connects With If This Then That" MacVoices 2:35 PM
"OneLogin Encryption Breach, WWDC 2017 Expectations -TMO Daily Observations 2017-06-02" The Mac Observer 1:07 PM
"KCC 2017: Varkonyi Outlines GRAPHISOFT Future—Offers Glimpse of Nemetschek Group Strategy" Architosh 12:41 PM
"WWDC 2017 in-depth preview (Apple Byte Extra Crunchy, Ep. 86)" CNET 10:27 AM
"Why we're expecting one of the most hardware-packed WWDCs in years, on The Cultcast" Cult of Mac 8:21 AM
"AppleInsider podcast talks about what to expect at WWDC, rumors, and Siri" AppleInsider 7:27 AM
"Numbers in May jobs report key to Fed move" USA Today 3:59 PM
"Tech leads Wall St higher; jobs data falls short" Reuters 3:59 PM
"U.S. Stocks Rise After Data Present Mixed Picture of Job Market: Dow industrials, S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite again close at records" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 3:59 PM
"Nikkei shoots above 20,000 mark as Asian markets soar: Japan's benchmark index zoomed above 20,000 points on Friday, the first time in 18 months, leading broad equity gains across the region following another record close on Wall Street overnight." MarketWatch 7:21 AM
"European stocks pare gains after U.S. data, but Germany still scores record: European stocks trimmed earlier gains to ended with a small advance on Friday after U.S. jobs data fell short of expectations and raised questions about the strength of the world's largest economy." MarketWatch 1:59 PM
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