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  • "Apple's TV tactics: can the tech giant figure out the television formula? The company has beefed up its TV offering with some flashy acquisitions, but it could still struggle to stand out in a landscape littered with quality"  The Guardian 7:49 AM
  • "Shanghai consumer council demands Apple's explanation over slow-down"  Xinhua 7:10 AM
  • "Apple asked to respond to China consumer group about slowing older iPhones" TechCrunch 7:10 AM
  • "Will Apple finally pay a price for keeping secrets? Apple's battery slowdown shenanigans are beginning to catch up with it."  Computerworld 7:12 AM
  • "OSX/MaMi Malware Hijacks DNS, Takes Screenshots, More" The Mac Observer 8:54 AM
  • "How to start up in single-user mode or verbose mode in macOS High Sierra" Apple World Today 7:21 AM
Press Releases
  • "Nintendo Switch games could be coming to macOS" Cult of Mac 7:21 AM
  • "Speedometer 2.0 lets you put your browser speed through its paces" Cult of Mac 7:22 AM
  • "Apple WebKit Team Announces Release of Speedometer 2.0 Web Benchmark" MacTrast 7:21 AM
  • "A New Desktop Tool Transfers Photos from Smartphone to PC in a Blink. ScanTransfer 1.0 is a free desktop application released recently. The software allows smartphone users to scan a unique QR-code on the desktop screen using a standard iPhone camera and transfer images to that PC via the local Wi-Fi network." ScanTransfer 7:01 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "CES 2018: Apple's CarPlay wins friends and frenemies" Computerworld 7:31 AM
  • "iOS Improves US Market Share after New Models Launch" CIRP 8:37 AM
  • "Apple's new iPhones dampened U.S. Android marketshare, Report" Apple Must 8:37 AM
  • "Apple and WeChat resolve disagreement over App Store cut on tips" The Verge 7:18 AM
  • "Apple-owned FileMaker debuts ad campaign starring 'The Office' cast" 9to5Mac 7:12 AM
  • "Contraceptive app hit with complaints after being blamed for 37 unwanted pregnancies" The Verge 7:34 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "Internet Pioneers Urge Cancellation of Net Neutrality Repeal Vote" E-Commerce Times 7:49 AM
  • "Google denies launching optimized version of Maps for China: Earlier reports suggested the country was getting a relaunched Maps app." Engadget 7:46 AM
  • "Google nipping at Big Auto's heels in the race to build self-driving cars" The Verge 7:18 AM
  • "Let's Talk iOS 222: Hitting some sweet ramps" iDownload Blog 7:22 AM
  • "Apple's iPhone Battery Replacement Could Consume Enough Cobalt To Make 26% Of EVs Sold In 2017"  Seeking Alpha 7:03 AM
  • "Apple 'integrated media jukebox' patent mentions a foot mounted unit" Apple World Today 8:11 AM
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  • "iMac Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 7:12 AM
  • "Mac mini Prices (latest models)" MacPrices 7:12 AM
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 7:12 AM

  • "Hands-on with the iDevice Instinct HomeKit wall switch with built-in Amazon Echo speaker" iDownload Blog 7:22 AM
  • "The LifeProof Frē offers top-of-the-line protection for your iPhone X" Apple World Today 7:21 AM
  • "JBL Pulse 3 review: This weatherproof Bluetooth speaker puts on a fun light show" TechHive 7:11 AM
  • "How to speed up Face ID unlocking on your iPhone X" iMore 7:23 AM
  • "How to Quickly Set a Photo as a Watch Face on Your Apple Watch" MacTrast 7:21 AM
  • "Crisis of the Week: Battery Issue Drains Apple's Reputation" WSJ Blogs 7:50 AM
  • "Apple watchOS 5: what we want to see" TechRadar UK 7:50 AM
  • "Apple vs Facebook: The immersive tech showdown" Information Age 7:50 AM
  • "Why do I do this to myself? Bob's first predictions for 2018"  I, Cringely 7:25 AM
  • "The greatest form of flattery: The copy and pasting of iPhone features" Macworld 7:11 AM
  • "The Tech Industry Needs Functional Safety" Tech.pinions 7:23 AM
  • "Comic: Ten Years of Macbook Air!" iMore 8:15 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "YouTube on iOS scores native dark mode for some users, but what about Android?" phoneArena 7:49 AM
  • "42Gears EMM Now Supports iOS Screen Sharing" PRNewswire 7:36 AM
  • "Western Union US App Now Available in Spanish and Mandarin" Business Wire 7:35 AM
  • "WaterField Holdall Helps Professionals Maintain Healthy Lifestyle" prMac 7:11 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Windows vs Linux: Open source beats Microsoft to win Barcelona's backing" ZDNet 8:31 AM
  • "Barcelona dumping Microsoft in favor of open source software" Neowin 8:32 AM
  • "Microsoft and Alibaba's AI programmes are better at reading than you are: You may think you can read, but you can not read as good as this computers are" The Inquirer 8:54 AM
  • "Intel Leak Confirms Upcoming SSDs Will Use Ultra-Dense QLC 3D NAND" ExtremeTech 8:50 AM
  • "Configuration errors in Intel workstations being labeled a security hole: The issue is in specific desktops and laptops but is not a technical one, company says." Network World 8:51 AM
  • "Possible Intel 10nm Cannonlake and Coffee Lake Six Core Mobility Processors Leaked — Cannonlake Parts With Dual Core CPU, Gen 10 Graphics On Board" WCCFTech 8:51 AM
  • "Intel's upcoming Core i5-8500 processor spotted on SiSoft Sandra database" My Smart Price 8:43 AM
  • "Intel's Tiffany Sargent: The Next Evolution in Computing? It's On the Edge" Washington Exec 8:53 AM
  • "IBM, Maersk form blockchain joint venture to focus on global trade" ZDNet 7:49 AM
  • "IBM, shipping giant Maersk partner on blockchain to secure international trade: The two companies announced a joint venture to use blockchain, AI, and IoT to create a more secure and efficient process for global trade." TechRepublic 8:52 AM
  • "Dell unveils shiny and new sustainable strategy, with push into jewellery trade." Bio-Based World News 8:41 AM
  • "Project Linda proposes marriage of Razer Phone with 13.3-inch laptop dock" ZDNet 7:49 AM
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Apple News
  • "Apple's stock just broke out from a 2-month hibernation" MarketWatch 7:21 AM
Industry News
  • "Dow 26,000, Citigroup, BP, AT&T: 5 Things You Must Know Before the Market Opens: U.S. stock futures are soaring Tuesday, and global stocks are pushing further into uncharted territory." TheStreet 8:13 AM
  • "Futures Pointing To Sharply Higher Open On Wall Street - U.S. Commentary" RTT News 8:16 AM
  • "Dow Industrials on Track to Open Above 26,000: Dollar rebounds after three-year low; bitcoin selloff accelerates" [Paid Membership Required] 8:17 AM
  • "Asian stocks bounce back, with Hang Seng closing at a record" MarketWatch 8:18 AM
  • "U.K. inflation eases, but stays above BOE target" MarketWatch 8:19 AM

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