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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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"Among the iPhone's Biggest Transformations: Ten years later, the iPhone has altered the way people work and play—and remade Apple" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 8:08 AM
"Leaked recording: Inside Apple's global war on leakers/Former NSA agents, secrecy members on product teams, and a screening apparatus bigger than the TSA." The Outline 10:04 AM
"Apple Steps Up Legal Battle With Qualcomm: A court filing from Apple argued that some of the chip supplier's patents were invalid and that its business model violates patent law" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 7:57 AM
"Apple Alleges 'Mounting Evidence' Against Qualcomm's Business" Bloomberg 7:59 AM
"Apple seeks to void patent claims, fees in Qualcomm dispute" ["In a federal court filing Tuesday, Apple cited a Supreme Court ruling last month that a printer-cartridge maker's patent rights end with the initial sale of the cartridges. Apple says that ruling strengthens its argument that Qualcomm cannot continue to demand royalties for the patents after selling its cellular chips."] Associated Press 7:57 AM
"Apple tells court Qualcomm chip licenses are invalid" Reuters 8:08 AM
"Apple fires latest salvo in big patent fight with Qualcomm" Axios 8:06 AM
"Apple uses Supreme Court decision to attack Qualcomm" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 7:50 AM
"Apple's amended San Diego complaint against Qualcomm leaves no doubt: many billions at stake" Foss Patents 8:16 AM
"Apple rejects Qualcomm's allegation of throttling iPhones, says 'study' is 'methodologically unsound'" Foss Patents 8:16 AM
"How iOS 11 Brings Steve Jobs's Vision for the iPad to Life: Three features coming in iOS 11 could change the way I work on the road, and bring to life a vision Steve Jobs had for the iPad back in 2010." PC Magazine 8:17 AM
"Apple to See China Unleash Demand for IPhones: May survey data indicate significant pent-up demand from new and existing iPhone users in Greater China." Barron's [Subscription Required for Full Article] 8:09 AM
"Here's What Apple Inc. Should Do With All Its Cash" InvestorPlace 11:39 AM
"Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Stock Reaches 'Steve Jobs' Status With Epyc" InvestorPlace 10:45 AM
"Crude Selloff Spills Over Into Energy Sector, Drags Dow and S&P 500 From Records" TheStreet 6:16 PM
"How changes in international banking are affecting the markets" FOXBusiness 6:16 PM
"Technology Sector Update for 06/20/2017: MSFT, IBM, AAPL, CSCO, GOOGL, AMD, AMZN, QCOM" Nasdaq 11:50 AM
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