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Thursday Highlights: Amnesty International scolds Apple over Chinese iCloud data turnover to government scrutiny saying the company helping create "the Orwellian future it once" decried; Federico Viticci discusses "the comfort of Apple's ecosystem"; Apple Watch along with Cardiogram app able to "detect a dangerous heart-rhythm problem" in testing; Mashable interviews blind and deaf Harvard grad, Haben Girma, who is influencing Apple in accessibility tech sector; Google Chrome browser to block-by-default, autoplaying and unmuted videos; tips and more from Macworld UK on speeding up your slowing Mac; first we heard of Apple employees walking into glass panels at Apple Park, now Apple's Chicago store glass is killing birds; Angela Ahrendts praises Apple's investment in Japan, notes a number of new stores coming soon; AdWeek takes a look behind the scenes of Spike Jonze's Apple advertisment; DigiTimes reporting new iPhone series will enter trial production in Q2 of 2018.
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"Microsoft Office Now Widely Available on Chromebooks" LAPTOP Magazine 8:35 AM
"Supreme Court to weigh in over US patent battle: Small inventors await ruling on whether review system to challenge holders is constitutional" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 8:23 AM
"Playing Your Movies, Migrating Your Data, Managing Permissions – Mac Geek Gab 685" The Mac Observer 6:27 PM
"Upgrade #169: Discontinue All Other Products" Six Colors 6:26 PM
"TMO Background Mode Interview with Former TUAW Editor Michael T. Rose" The Mac Observer 3:56 PM
"#169: Discontinue All Other Products/Myke returns from his trip to catch up on everything Jason and John did on last week's show: summoning Siri, selling merchandise, and proposing entirely new classes of Apple product. We discuss Myke's travels with the iPhone X, a possible udpate to the iPhone SE, and whether or not Apple should one day make a laptop that runs iOS." Relay FM: Upgrade 3:40 PM
"Jeff Carlson Takes Control of Adobe Lightroom CC" MacVoices 3:33 PM
"Apple's HomePod Delay, Amazon's Missing Apple TV App -TMO Daily Observations 2017-11-27" The Mac Observer 1:09 PM
"Microsoft sets a cutoff date for free Office app viewers: Excel Viewer, PowerPoint Viewer, PowerPoint 2007 Viewer and the Office Compatibility Pack are now slated for retirement in April." Computerworld 3:50 PM
"Here's why Microsoft dropped its Delve app for Windows 10" ZDNet 3:53 PM
"Stocks mixed as oil's drop overshadows Amazon on Cyber Monday" FOXBusiness 3:57 PM
"U.S. Stocks Mixed, Weighed Down By Energy Shares: Retailers L Brands, Gap, Signet Jewelers push higher while Marathon Oil and Devon Energy each fall more than 2%" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 12:43 PM
"Chinese stocks drop again; Samsung, Taiwan Semi hit by downgrades: Asian markets largely down to start the week" MarketWatch 8:56 AM
"Banks, oil majors drag European stocks lower into the close: Investors watch for news of coalition government agreement in Germany" MarketWatch 12:59 PM
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