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Weekend Highlights: Co-creator of Siri fires back at article claiming the AI was broken from launch; KGI analyst believes Apple's laptop sales growth will beat out iDevices in year-over-year growth; The Motley Fool sees Apple patent as foretelling marriage between Apple and Blockchain; day two of Pwn2Own and Safari exploited yet again; here we go! Apple sends out press invites for March 27th event to be held in Chicago, to be geared for teachers and students, expectations: new iPads—more in our General Interest section; Android now as safe and secure as iOS? Thus claims Google; you will want to watch this video detailing the printer ink scam; iPhone SE 2 picture leaks reveal what many hope for, full-screen like iPhone X; CNET pits the HomePod against two Sonos One smart speakers; iPhone Hacks compares cameras of iPhone X, Pixel 2, and Galaxy S9.
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"Google Hires Key Apple Chip Architect to Build Custom Chips for Pixel Phones (Exclusive)" Variety 11:20 AM
"Apple softens its stance on developers using iOS as a platform for coding" The Next Web 7:22 AM
"Thai clickfarm using 474 iPhones gets thumbs-down from police: Three Chinese men used hundreds of phones and nearly 350,000 SIM cards to operate a vast network of bot accounts on WeChat, according to reports." CNET 6:32 AM
"Apple executive Eddy Cue celebrates courtside as Golden State Warriors take NBA title" AppleInsider 9:29 AM
"Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Bought Bitcoin at $700" Investopedia 9:23 AM
"Today in Apple history: Eddy Cue takes the stand to defend iBooks pricing" Cult of Mac 9:30 AM
"Best Buy's new weapon against Amazon: A try-before-you-buy option" Recode 8:39 PM
"Best Buy reportedly plans to launch a rental service with used gadgets" BGR 8:38 PM
"Sprint's free year of unlimited data: what's the catch? No, it's not a joke, but it is a limited promotion. Here's how you can get access to the deal." CNET 4:33 PM
"Verizon now officially owns Yahoo, Marissa Mayer resigns" The Verge 10:21 AM
"Egyptian watchdog says authorities blocking more websites" Associated Press 7:45 AM
"Facebook, Google and Twitter could face fines if they don't remove extremist content: UK and French governments agree new proposals to force social media networks to remove content more quickly" V3 7:22 AM
"The Dalrymple Report: With guests John Gruber, Matt Drance, and lots of Heineken" The Loop 7:41 PM
"Tim Cook Confirms Project Titan, eero's New WiFi Mesh Network Gear -TMO Daily Observations 2017-06-13" The Mac Observer 1:05 PM
"TJ Leonard, WWDC, and why blocking ads isn't the answer - VB Engage" VentureBeat 10:38 AM
"Episode 174: 'This Guy Named Ansel'/After some post-WWDC followup, we talk about the new iPad Pro models, then launch into a discussion about photography and the current state of tools and techniques." The Committed 6:54 AM
"Let's Talk iOS 191: Caught with their pants down" iDownload Blog 6:50 AM
"10.5" iPad Pro Review: 120hz Changes Everything, and 10.5" Is Just Right" Touch Arcade 3:13 PM
"12-inch MacBook Review: 2017 Kaby Lake update" iMore 10:23 AM
"MacBook Pro 2017 Review: The future starts with Kaby Lake/Apple's newest laptop offers a speed boost over its predecessor, and we might even see bigger gains once macOS High Sierra is released." Macworld 6:50 AM
"Comparison: Here's how Apple's current Mac lineup looks in terms of specs & price" 9to5Mac 9:03 PM
"The Secret Origin Story Of The iPhone: An exclusive excerpt from The One Device" The Verge 11:37 AM
"BodyGuardz Trainr Pro iPhone case perfect for your athletic endeavors" Apple World Today 7:23 AM
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"DSLR Camera -Excellent Camera and Video app: Wide Range of Editing tools and Access from Apple Watch" eXtensions 9:03 AM
"Apps Soothe the Packing-Averse Traveler" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 6:32 AM
"Everywhere From ozPDA: Fabulous iOS World Clock Done Right" The Mac Observer 4:26 PM
"How to scan and mark up paper with Notes app in iOS 11" Cult of Mac 4:29 PM
"6 Interesting Uses for iOS 11"s QR Scanner" iDrop News 7:34 PM
"What's new with Accessibility in iOS 11?" iMore 9:31 AM
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