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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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"Apple upgraded because $1,000 iPhone will 'extract' more profits from consumers" CNBC 7:36 AM
"VirnetX Receives Court's Final Judgment Affirming Jury's Verdict of $1.20 Per Infringing Apple Device: $439.7 Million Final Judgment Includes Jury Verdict, Willful Infringement, Interest and Attorney Fees" PRNewswire 9:20 AM
"We see India as a very long-term opportunity: Apple's Eddy Cue/Eddy Cue speaks about the firm's plans for Apple Pay in India, how it plans to expand in the country and the similarities between Steve Jobs and current CEO Tim Cook" Live Mint 3:41 PM
"Apple Has Already Patched the WPA2 Wi-Fi KRACK Exploit in iOS, macOS, watchOS, tvOS Betas" iClarified 2:37 PM
"Microsoft is redesigning Outlook for Mac and Windows" The Verge 7:19 AM
"Microsoft is working on a big redesign for the Outlook for Mac and Windows apps" iDownload Blog 9:19 AM
"Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018 review: Photo editor focuses on automation and artificial intelligence" Macworld 7:06 AM
"How to remove macOS High Sierra and downgrade to an older version: Regret upgrading macOS? Here's how to downgrade from High Sierra to an older version of the Mac Operating System." Macworld UK 7:44 AM
"System Preferences in macOS, High Sierra: Desktop & Screensaver" eXtensions 9:10 AM
"Leaping Into a System Upgrade: Q. I have a three-year-old MacBook Air running OS X 10.9.5 and it has never been upgraded. Can I upgrade to the newest operating system, skipping all the previous upgrades?" New York Times [Free Registration Required] 10:28 AM
"Camera Guard 2 Professional Offers Improved Webcam and Mic Protection for the Mac" MacTrast 8:09 AM
"Camera Guard 2 Professional - Improved Webcam and Mic Protection for Mac" prMac 7:17 AM
"Elements+ Unlocks Even More Hidden Functions in Photoshop Elements" prMac 7:17 AM
"The New Mailbutler Beta - The Email Assistant for Gmail and Apple Mail" prMac 7:17 AM
"IPhone 7 is outselling iPhone 8: analyst/Inc's older iPhone 7 models are outselling the recently launched iPhone 8 ahead of the early November debut of the premium iPhone X, broker KeyBanc Capital Markets said, citing carrier store surveys." Reuters 9:12 AM
"iPhone X, pent up demand predicted to drive Apple sales for years to come -- if all factors line up" AppleInsider 11:06 AM
"Uh oh: It looks like the iPhone X's sky-high price is actually scaring away Apple fans" BGR 10:56 AM
"Apple iPhone X in Face-Off as Huawei's Mate 10 Launches: Chinese telecom giant is selling its new flagship as the 'real AI' phone" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 8:24 AM
"Huawei Could Overtake Apple This Year: IDC" Investopedia 7:40 AM
"What's new in iOS 11.1 beta 3? Hands-on with changes and features [Video] 9to5Mac 7:47 PM
"10 smart browser alternatives to Safari for iOS: While all iOS browsers today use the same core rendering engine as Safari, many of them offer additional functions useful in the enterprise. We've rounded up 10 Safari alternatives: some talkative, some secretive: for Apple's iOS." [Slideshow] IDG News Service 11:57 AM
"How To Find Conflicting Files In Google Drive" AddictiveTips 1:03 PM
"How to Fix the iOS 11 Battery Drain on Your iPhone and iPad" AppAdvice 10:30 AM
"Apple Music Social Profiles and Following Artists" MacMost 10:25 AM
"Wi-Fi Calling Not Working on Your New iPhone? It May Need to be Re-enabled" The Mac Observer 5:26 PM
"10 Confusing iOS Symbols and What They Actually Mean" iDrop News 3:52 PM
"How to Hide the iOS Screenshot Previews in iOS 11" OS X Daily 2:38 PM
"USB-C is a total dumpster fire because we want it to do too much too quickly: USB-C is what you end up with when you try to get a single cable to do too much across too many devices by cobbling together different standards." ZDNet 7:52 AM
"Apple To Release iPhone With Apple Pencil Support In 2019: Here's Why Steve Jobs Would Be Pissed" Tech Times 7:43 AM
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