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  • "Apple's Force Touch – the future of mobile interfaces" ["Eventually Force Touch will become essential to the way we use mobile devices, and competitors will want a piece of the heavily patented technology. It's all about creating unique experiences, after all"]  Computerworld 7:57 AM
  • "Why Are Apple's Cloud Services So Weak?"  Yahoo Tech 8:28 AM
  • "Is Apple doomed in China, or what?"  Fortune 8:37 AM
  • "Apple falls to third in China smartphone rankings, while Xiaomi vaults ahead" IDG News Service 8:23 AM
  • "Apple just lost the top spot in one of its most important markets" Business Insider 8:37 AM
  • "Latest OS X El Capitan beta includes more references to 4K 21.5-inch Retina iMac" 9to5Mac 8:19 AM
  • "Sixth OS X El Capitan Beta Includes More Hints to 4K 21.5-inch Retina iMac" MacRumors 8:20 AM
  • "Apple OS X zero-day flaw hands over root access without system passwords" ZDNet 8:28 AM
  • "A Privilege Bug in OS X Is Being Exploited to Hijack Macs" Gizmodo 8:27 AM
  • "Thunderstrike 2 Targets Mac Firmware, Seen in the Wild" Tapscape 8:10 AM
  • "Watch out for these serious Mac attacks" CNNMoney 8:35 AM
  • "Mac 911: Does Spotlight reveal other users' files?" Macworld 8:20 AM
  • "BIAS FX Desktop guitar effects great for creating soundscapes as well" IT.Enquirer 8:29 AM
  • "Manage classical music in iTunes 12: A few workarounds to maintain a large classical music library." Macworld 8:20 AM
  • "How To Replace The Mac's Finder" Mac 360 8:10 AM
  • "How Old Technology On Your Mac Can Make You A Better, More Informed User" PixoBebo 8:10 AM
  • "Try The Mac's Free, Underdog Browser" Mac 360 8:10 AM
  • "I liked brushed metal and I cannot lie" Macworld 8:19 AM
Press Releases
  • "TaiG 1.1.0 for Mac released to jailbreak iOS 8.4" iDownload Blog 8:49 AM
  • "Funnel - Organize Your Photos and Videos" prMac 8:20 AM
  • "Mac OS X Barcode Creator Goes Postal" prMac 8:18 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple Ranked Most Recognizable IoT Brand, with Google Least Recognized among Consumers – New Report from ThroughTek" Business Wire 8:41 AM
  • "Apple is planning to launch a kind of voicemail that uses Siri: iCloud Voicemail tipped to debut alongside iOS 10 next year" The Inquirer 8:23 AM
  • "Samsung's so far behind Apple, it's ripping off iOS 6" Cult of Android 8:35 AM
  • "Swiss Timepiece or Apple Watch? Nico Gerard Offers Both" PC Magazine 8:39 AM
  • "Taylor Swift reveals what it was like to confront Apple" Business Insider 8:37 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "Taylor Swift slams Spotify and calls it a 'startup with no cash flow'" Business Insider 8:36 AM
  • "Let's Talk iOS 093: Technically challenged" iDownload Blog 8:39 AM
  • "iPhone 5c successor to feature FinFET chips, say sources" DigiTimes 8:27 AM
  • "Apple will make us wait until 2016 for the iPhone 6c" Cult of Mac 8:35 AM
  • "Apple has patented technology that can detect when your iPhone screen is smudged" Business Insider 8:36 AM
  • "Apple Granted 49 Patents Today Covering a 3D Scanner/Projector for a Gaming Console, an Apple Watch UI & More" Patently Apple 8:36 AM
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  • "12" MacBook Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:57 AM
  • "Mac mini Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:57 AM
  • "MacBook Air Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:57 AM

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  • "Review: Epson Kills the Printer Ink Cartridge" [Paid Membership Required] 8:20 AM
  • "How to buy songs you like from Apple Music and Beats 1" iMore 8:38 AM
  • "Community service: Asking Apple to ditch its competitive advantages" Macworld 8:19 AM
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  • "HighPoint launches USB 3.1 PCIe adapter, two drive docks" MacNN 8:47 AM
  • "Freddy's Here: 'Five Nights At Freddy's 4' Is Out Now On iOS" Touch Arcade 8:40 AM
  • "TaiG Jailbreak Utility for Mac Gets Updated" iClarified 8:38 AM
  • "Affirmations App Helps Boost Confidence and Relieve Anxiety" prMac 8:19 AM
  • "Nocturnal Aviation Software releases update of FTranProjectBuilder IDE" prMac 8:18 AM
  • "Recapp Media Launches PreviouslyOn - The Premier Recap Platform for TV" prMac 8:18 AM
  • "IUI Enterprise - Radically Simplify the Project Management Process" prMac 8:18 AM
  • "Daily Selfie released for iPhone - One Per Day Photo to Video App" prMac 8:18 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft lays out its top 3 priorities — and none of them mention Windows" Business Insider 7:22 AM
  • "With Halo 5, Microsoft Seeks to Lure E-Sports Players Back" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:22 AM
  • "Is Microsoft reading YOUR emails? Windows 10 may threaten your privacy, watchdogs warn" Daily Mail (UK) 7:22 AM
  • "If Microsoft Had A Wish, It May Be No More Big, Stupid Deals" Forbes 7:22 AM
  • "Microsoft updates program to encourage diversity in partner law firms: A new system of bonuses will encourage more inclusion in the upper echelons of big law firms that work with the tech titan" Computerworld New Zealand 6:57 AM
  • "Microsoft Investing $100 Million in Uber" eWeek 6:58 AM
  • "New HP Hyper-Converged Appliance Delivers Enterprise Resiliency and Easy Cloud Onramp" MarketWatch 7:18 AM
  • "Prices for Intel Skylake Desktop Processors Revealed" Softpedia 7:20 AM
  • "Intel offers double referral fees for women and minority hires" ITProPortal 7:20 AM
  • "Intel Corporation (INTC) Management on Intel and Micron Unveil 3D XPoint Conference Call (Transcript)" Seeking Alpha 6:13 AM
  • "AMD says its Project Quantum concept is 'not far' from becoming a market-ready PC" PCR 7:19 AM
  • "AMD adds Dirt Rally to 'If it can game' bundle" Hexus 7:19 AM
  • "IBM's Makeover: A Buy-or-Die Strategy for Big Blue" Forbes 7:21 AM
  • "The $169 Cloudbook is Acer's idea of a Windows 10 Chromebook." Neowin 7:44 AM
  • "Acer takes aim at Chromebooks with the Windows 10 Aspire One Cloudbook 11 and 14 laptops, starting at $170" VentureBeat 7:05 AM
  • "Acer's Cloudbooks are Chromebooks with Windows 10" The Verge 7:08 AM
  • "Acer's new Windows 10 laptops arrive with Chromebook-like prices: The 11-inch model will launch in August in North America" Computerworld New Zealand 6:58 AM
  • "SanDisk and Toshiba link up on 3D NAND technology" ZDNet 7:44 AM
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Apple News
  • "How a deeper dive by Apple could crush this market: Critical intelligence before the U.S. market opens" MarketWatch 8:46 AM
  • "Will Siri Voicemail Transcription Revive Apple's Shares?" Forbes 8:46 AM
  • "Apple stock falls below 200-day moving average, drags down Dow Jones Industrial Average" AppleInsider 8:36 AM
Industry News
  • "Stocks: 4 things to know before the open" CNNMoney 7:29 AM
  • "Futures Point to Lower Open, Traders Focus on Earnings" FOXBusiness 7:29 AM
  • "US Stock Futures Drop Amid Earnings, Weak Oil; Shire Makes $30 Bln Offer For Baxalta" Nasdaq 7:29 AM
  • "European stocks mixed as Greek post-shutdown sell-off continues" USA Today 7:32 AM
  • "China's Response to Stock Rout Exposes Regulatory Disarray: Poor coordination in responding to market plunge prompted Premier Li Keqiang to chastise officials at July 4 meeting" [Paid Membership Required] 7:33 AM
  • "Asia Markets: Chinese shares rise as Beijing clamps down on short selling/China shares ended higher Tuesday after officials announced fresh steps to rein in short selling, while commodities weakness spread to some Asian currencies, including the Malaysian ringgit." MarketWatch 7:33 AM
  • "Europe Markets: European stocks set to break five-session winning streak/Europe's benchmark stock index dropped for the first time in six sessions on Tuesday, with Greek stocks remaining under sharp selling pressure on their second trading day after the market reopen." MarketWatch 7:34 AM

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