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Weekend Highlights: Dan Moren reads the tea leaves from WWDC sees "shape of a few of Apple's plans to come"; Cult of Mac explores Apple's ability to trick "our brains into accepting high prices"; $1 trillion back in Apple's sights with trade deal according to analyst; Tim Cook met with President Trump this week discussing trade, immigration; Adobe shows prototype AI tool that can spot Photoshopped faces; CryptoKit presages iPhone as crypto wallet?; Counterpoint's examination of global true wireless hearables market finds Apple's growth level from last quarter; Apple Maps look-around smoother than Google's according to comparison; will USB-C finally come to iPhones this year?; Rene Ritchie has a go with iPad Pro running iPadOS; Dennis Sellers gets early look at Mutrics sunglasses/speaker combo; Dieter Bohns finally turns on iMessage.

  • "Three Fascinating Questions About The New iMac Pro" Forbes 9:33 PM
  • "I traveled for weeks with an iPhone X as my only computer — here's what I loved, and what Apple needs to improve"  Business Insider 9:17 AM
  • "Apple Music, Beats under legal attack over third-party licensing practices" AppleInsider 9:34 PM
  • "Apple Face ID Epic Fail Allows Two Unrelated Chinese Women Access To iPhone X" HotHardware 8:26 PM
  • "Apple's Phil Schiller on how the tech giant has changed - and how it hasn't"  Telegraph 12/16
  • "Increased customs duty a statutory industry-wise hike: Apple/The government's decision to hike the customs duty from 10 per cent to 15 per cent for mobile handsets is a statutory industry-wise hike, Apple India said on Saturday."  IANS 12/16
  • "India hits Samsung, Apple with higher smartphone duty: Hike to 15% from 10% in line with country's Make in India push" Nikkei 12/16
  • "Apple's repatriation tax set at 15.5% in final GOP bill" Apple 3.0 12/16
  • "Apps aren't dead, they've just evolved"  The Next Web 12/16
  • "Apple Tries Again To Sell Professionals An All-In-One Mac"  Seeking Alpha 12/15
  • "Apple Now Sells A Computer That Costs More Than A Brand New Car" Huffington Post UK 12/15
  • "Apple is making it harder for small businesses to offer iOS apps: Earlier this year, Apple announced new policies aimed at, among other things, banning apps that contribute to spam and clutter in the App Store. Specifically, one policy gave Apple the right to reject apps built using a 'commercialized template or app generation service.'"  Econsultancy 12/15
  • "How Apple lost its sheen" ["The confluence of function and form was once Apple's key selling point. The iPad, iPhone, or Mac didn't just look good, they worked well, too. It was that mix of qualities that made them easy to recommend, and easy to buy. ... But it does seem like Apple slipped slightly from its perch this year. Rather than being the best, it's a company with some good products, some bad ones, and a reputation for being mostly good, but not perfect."]  The Week 12/15
  • "India raises import tax on cellphones, move to hurt Apple"  Reuters 12/15
  • "Apple and Cisco just improved security in the iOS enterprise: Apple and Cisco have struck yet another blow for enterprise IT. They know that iOS is the most secure mobile solution, but that's not everything because mobile threats are incredibly complex these days." Computerworld 12/15
  • "Apple of Cork's eye - inside the tech giant's Irish operations" RTÉ 12/15
  • "Apple's Acquisition Of Shazam Is A Valuable Addition" Seeking Alpha 12/15
  • "EU court rejects U.S. intervention in Apple's Irish $15 billion tax case" Reuters 12/15
  • "EU court rejects US request to join Apple tax appeal case" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 12/15
  • "Logic Pros: What's new in iOS & Mac music production this week" 9to5Mac 12/16
  • "How to create and run a VR app on macOS using Unity, part 1: Ever want to create a simple VR application to run on your HTC vive on macOS? Here's how!" iMore 2:22 PM
  • "How to reset your Mac before selling it: How do I clear my Mac so I can sell it? You just have to reformat your hard drive and reinstall a clean version of the operating system." iMore 8:36 AM
  • "How to install Unity Engine on macOS for VR application creation: Want to practice VR app creation on macOS? You can with Unity Engine personal edition!" iMore 12/16
  • "Through a Dark Glass with Tim" ["High Sierra was a big question mark, after the stellar performance of almost every version of OS X before that, but APFS lured. Then came the crash-prone Xcode 9.2, and it was time to take a closer look. That Xcode regularly crashes is neither new nor an encumbrance, as all we want is the underlying LLVM compiler - which, for years, had been horrendous. But lo and behold - this one actually works! And works better!"] Rixstep 12/16
  • "How To Get Apple Verification Code On A Device" AddictiveTips 12/16
  • "How to delete multiple pictures at once in iCloud Photo Library from your browser" iDownload Blog 12/15
  • "macOS: This Tool Can Help You Speed Up Mac Login Times" The Mac Observer 12/15
  • "How to Change or Disable Annotation Name in Preview for Mac" OS X Daily 12/15
  • "A Beginner's Guide to Safari Tabs" MacMost 12/15
  • "Firefox is on a slippery slope" OSNews 2:21 PM
  • "Outlaw the Unix™!" Rixstep 11:48 AM
  • "Why Lightroom CC Is a Big Step Up from Apple's Photos"  TidBITS 12/16
Press Releases
  • "Moneydance 2017.6" TidBITS 12/16
  • "Easily Track Employee Leave With Virtual TimeClock 18" prMac 12/15
  • "Learn How to Master Apple's Photos App on Mac and iOS with this Take Control Book" Kirkville 12/15
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple's next TV show will be a space drama from the developer of 'Battlestar Galactica'" BGR 2:22 PM
  • "Today in Apple history: iOS finally overtakes Windows Mobile" Cult of Mac 8:30 AM
  • "The best smartphone features of 2017 plus our five favourite models – where's the iPhone X?" South China Morning Post 12/16
  • "How French luxury speaker maker Devialet plans to become the 'Apple of sound'" Business Insider 12/16
  • "Will we ever have unbreakable smartphone glass? We asked an expert" Digital Trends 12/16
  • "Apple Orders Ronald D. Moore Space Drama Series: Ronald D. Moore is heading back to space. Apple has given a straight-to-series order to a space drama from the Battlestar Galactica developer. The untitled project hails from Sony Pictures Television and Moore's studio-based Tall Ship Productions."  Deadline Hollywood 12/15
  • "Amazon opts for truce, prepares sales of Apple TV, Chromecast" Associated Press 12/15
  • "Apple Adds Another Show to Its Growing Streaming Stable" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 12/15
  • "Chinese woman offered refund after facial recognition allows colleague to unlock iPhone X"  South China Morning Post 12/15
  • "Apple's Face ID tech can't tell two Chinese women apart: Firm offers refund for 'impossible' glitch"  The Inquirer 12/15
  • "Apple refunds woman after colleague unlocks iPhone X using Face ID" TechShout 12/15
  • "Apple Watch Saves Man's Life By Alerting Him To A Heart Attack" UberGizmo 12/15
  • "AI could help build your next iPhone in the Foxconn factory: Machine learning expert Andrew Ng is helping bring image recognition and more to boost quality control." TechRepublic 12/15
  • "Apple's Biggest Chinese Rivals May Be Coming to the US" Investopedia 12/15
  • "China's Vivo will put a fingerprint scanner under its next smartphone display" Business Insider 12/15
  • "Apple's first ever retail store in Korea, close to Samsung's HQ, said to open on Dec 30" 9to5Mac 12/15
  • "iPhone X arrives Nigeria, as Apple launches new smartphone in Lagos" Nigerian Guardian 12/15
  • "Imagining A Perfect Frankenstein Phone With Existing Flagship Parts" Forbes 12/15
  • "iTunes for Microsoft Store Delayed to 2018" Thurrott 12/15
  • "AOL Instant Messenger is no more, but the memories will last forever" Ars Technica 12/15
  • "Florida UPS Driver Arrested for Stealing iPhone X He Delivered Earlier" iDrop News 12/15
Non-Apple News
  • "FCC's Pai pushes laissez-faire approach to internet, media consolidation" Seattle Times 9:35 PM
  • "Sophisticated 'Triton' malware shuts down industrial plant in hacker attack" Digital Trends 9:34 PM
  • "Former cell phone company executive convicted of text message scam" Reuters 12:42 PM
  • "Awesome tech you can't buy yet: Tiny phones, trippy LED masks, and more" Digital Trends 8:35 AM
  • "Holiday gift ideas from Techno Claus" CBS News 8:31 AM
  • "Why the time is ripe for citizen developers: Recent survey finds enterprises encourage or look the other way as non-IT applications flourish." ZDNet 12/16
  • "YouTube advertising crackdown puts some creators out of work" Washington Post 12/16
  • "Cell phones and cancer fears: California issues guidance despite lack of data" Ars Technica 12/16
  • "Tech That Will (Probably) Die in 2018: These apps, companies, and devices have flown too close to the sun. The tech grim reaper is coming for them, and he is without mercy." PC Magazine 12/16
  • "Facebook adds Snooze button to silence irritating friends, pages and groups" BetaNews 12/16
  • "Koch Brothers Are Cities' New Obstacle to Building Broadband"  Wired 12/16
  • "Sen. Brian Schatz: Net neutrality isn't dead/The fight to preserve net neutrality protections repealed earlier this week by a Republican-led FCC has only just begun, says the Democrat from Hawaii." CNET 12/16
  • "Facebook Releases Snooze Button To Mute Your Obnoxious Friends And Family" HotHardware 12/15
  • "Don't keep cell phones next to your body, California Health Department warns" TechCrunch 12/15
  • "Alphabet's X division is setting up cable-less internet in rural India" The Next Web 12/15
  • "AI helps write Harry Potter fanfiction and other news" [Video Report] BBC 12/15
  • "Amazon backs down in Google streaming spat" BBC 12/15
  • "Right and Left React to the F.C.C.'s Vote on Net Neutrality Rules" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 12/15
  • "The FCC's 'Harlem Shake' video may violate copyright law: The agency apparently didn't get permission to use the song." Engadget 12/15
  • "Analyst: Net Neutrality ruling empowers providers" Boston Herald 12/15
  • "U.S. regulators ditch net neutrality rules as legal battles loom" Reuters 12/15
  • "After FCC Abandons Net Neutrality, States Take Up the Fight" Wired 12/15
  • "Net neutrality repeal gives Democrats fresh way to reach millennials" Reuters 12/15
  • "Podcast: Net Neutrality, Disney-Fox, Apple-Shazam, Microsoft AI" Seeking Alpha 6:47 AM
  • "Apple's path to ambient computing and truly personal assistants/Previously, on Vector: There is no home assistant market. Industry analyst Ben Bajarin: Allow me to retort. So he did. And then he hung around to chat about differential privacy vs. making assistants more personal." iMore 12/16
  • "The father of virtual reality sounds off on the changing culture of Silicon Valley, the impending #MeToo backlash, and why he left Google for Microsoft" Business Insider 12/16
  • "Week in Geek Podcast: Net neutrality showdown pits Washington state vs. Washington D.C." GeekWire 12/16
  • "Podcast: Net Neutrality, Disney-Fox, Apple-Shazam, Microsoft AI" Tech.pinions 12/16
  • "iMac Pro, Apple and Shazam, holiday wish lists, 2018 predictions: Macworld Podcast episode 586" Macworld 12/15
  • "iMore show 585: Maximum Silliness Level/The iMore show brings you everything you need to know about the week in iPhone, iPad, Watch, TV, Mac, and Apple!" iMore 12/15
  • "037: MarsEdit, with Daniel Jalkut and John Gruber" Vector 12/15
  • "Jason Snell Takes Control of the Latest Versions of Photos" MacVoices 12/15
  • "FCC Kills Net Neutrality, Samsung's HomePod Competitor -TMO Daily Observations 2017-12-15" The Mac Observer 12/15
  • "AppleInsider podcast talks GymKit, iMac Pro, and Jony Ive's return to product design" AppleInsider 12/15
  • "Jony Ive shakeup plus the beauty, the beast, the iMac Pro, on The CultCast" Cult of Mac 12/15
  • "Apple is Currently Sold Out of AirPods Until January" MacRumors 11:52 AM
  • "Apple iPhone X Improves Availability as iMac Pro Launches" Fortune 12/16
  • "Apple stops signing iOS 11.1.2 and tvOS 11.1, making downgrades impossible" iDownload Blog 12/16
  • "There is an untethered jailbreak for iPhone X on iOS 11.2.1, but don't get too excited"  iDownload Blog 12/16
  • "Saïgon jailbreak updated with wider device support and greater success rate" iDownload Blog 12/16
  • "The iPhone X isn't selling as well as everyone hoped, one expert claims" BGR 12/15
  • "iPhone X Availability Crosses 50% For The First Time" Forbes 12/15
  • "Apple Continues to Work on All-New Mac Pro With Upgradeable Design" MacRumors 12/15
  • "Apple Confirms It's Working on an Ultra-Powerful Mac Pro Update" Fortune 12/15
  • "Apple hints at new Mac Pro and Pro Display as iMac Pro launches" VentureBeat 12/15
  • "Emoji-Related Bug Dating Back Several Versions of iOS Still Present in iOS 11.2.1 News, Mac, iPhone & iPad How To & Reviews" MacTrast 12/15
  • "iOS 11.2.1 Has Been Jailbroken!"  iClarified 12/15
  • "Alibaba researchers reportedly jailbreak iOS 11.2.1 on iPhone X" AppleInsider 12/15
  • "Apple's iTunes will not make promised year end debut on Microsoft Store" AppleInsider 12/15
  • "Apple's digital assistant Siri could soon be whispering sweet nothings to you" Digital Trends 12/15
  • "How to restore your iMac Pro: If your iMac Pro becomes unresponsive, you might need to restore it using Apple Configurator 2 and another Mac." iMore 12/15
  • "On the iMac Pro's Apparent DFU Restore Mode" 512 Pixels 12/15
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "Weekend Apple Deals: iMacs from $949 ($550 off); MacBook Pros as low as $1,169 (up to $1,000 off); plus 0% financing offers" AppleInsider 12/15
  • "15" MacBook Pro Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 12/15
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 12/15
  • "13" MacBook Air Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 12/15

  • "A keyboard by gamers, for everyone: Razer's Cynosa Chroma keyboards are all about style over substance: and I mean that in the best way possible." CNET 8:35 AM
  • "The Elecjet AnyWatt is a great but sketchy USB-C MacBook dongle" The Verge 12:38 PM
  • "AboveTEK Universal Tablet Stand review" The Gadgeteer 8:36 AM
  • "Video: iPhone X vs Note 8 - Real World Comparison after 1 month" AppleInsider 12/16
  • "OWC Thunderbolt 3 dock review" SlashGear 12/16
  • "Review: Nest's new $499 home security system is simple to install and made me feel a lot safer" Business Insider 12/16
  • "Google's smart jacket proves it's the only tech company that truly understands wearables" Business Insider 12/16
  • "Waterfield Air Porter carry-on bag review" The Gadgeteer 12/16
  • "The iPhone X Camera: A Subjective Look" eXtensions 12/15
  • "How I shot a rock concert on the iPhone X: Armed only with my iPhone X, I tried my hand at shooting a live Don Broco rock show." CNET 12/15
  • "Apple Watch 3 vs Fitbit Ionic: The two fitness smartwatches duke it out" TrustedReviews 12/15
  • "Google Home Max review: Harder, better, stronger sound comes to Google Home" CNET 12/15
  • "Google Home Max: First Impressions" Thurrott 12/15
  • "Bosch Connected Control BCC100 Wi-Fi thermostat review: Pretty to look at, easy to program" TechHive 12/15
  • "Hands-on with the stylish lofree Four Seasons Mechanical Keyboard" Apple World Today 12/15
  • "Sony's XBR-X900E-Series TV is a great companion for the Apple TV 4K" Apple World Today 12/15
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Get Microsoft Edge for iPhone and iPad" OS X Daily 12/16
  • "Nail the guitar sound of any song with Tonebridge" Cult of Mac 12/15
  • "Gorogoa review: A magical and inventive puzzle game for the Nintendo Switch, PC and iOS/As beautiful as it is enjoyable, Gorogoa is a puzzle game that should be regarded as an indie classic." Mirror Online UK 12/15
  • "iOS 11 / 11.1.2 Jailbreak Exploit: Change Resolution On Any iPhone, Here's How" Redmond Pie 8:33 AM
  • "How to check if your identity was stolen to help kill net neutrality" BGR 12/15
  • "How to shop at the Apple Certified Refurbished store online and save money: Want a new Apple device but don't want to shell out for a full-priced version? Consider a refurbished model instead." Macworld 12/15
  • "How to Share Location on iPhone" MacTrast 12/15
  • "This Apple Store App Easter Egg Makes it Snow on Your Screen" Lifehacker 9:35 PM
  • "Apple has hidden a secret Christmas feature on your iPhone, here's how to find it" Express UK 12/16
  • "The newest iOS – things you surely did not know" IntoMobile 12/16
  • "It's Time To Invest In An MFi Controller" AppAdvice 12/15
  • "How to avoid burn-in and protect your iPhone X OLED screen" iMore 12/15
  • "Any phone but iPhone X, according to this Sprint salesman"  CNET 11:58 AM
  • "Wall Street analyst says iPhone X sales are below expectations" phoneArena 12/16
  • "Profane in the membrane: Apple's naughty list" Macworld 12/16
  • "Only The Dumbest on Wall Street Try to Compare Bitcoin to Apple: Bitcoin is by all measures still a revolutionary advancement in finance and one that's not going away. But if you think bitcoin will grow bigger than the likes of Apple and Alphabet, you're wrong." TheStreet 12/16
  • "From The 'Let's Figure Out A Way To Make This Ostensibly About Apple'┬áDepartment" Daring Fireball 12/15
  • "Why Apple opposes the FCC's repeal of net neutrality" AppleInsider 12/15
  • "What Apple said about net neutrality before the FCC killed it" Apple 3.0 12/15
  • "What happens when you drop your AirPods 21 stories down an elevator shaft? Asking for a friend..." iMore 12/15
  • "The iMac Pro—and upcoming Mac Pro—are Apple's 'halo cars'" The Robservatory 12/15
  • "Apple off to a promising start with its revamped pro Mac lineup" Macworld 12/15
  • "Opinion: The 10-Core iMac Pro sans additional upgrades is the best bang for the buck" 9to5Mac 12/15
  • "Opinion: A non-upgradable iMac Pro is raising eyebrows, but isn't as crazy as it seems" 9to5Mac 12/15
  • "Apple, 'Pro,' and Profits" Kirkville 12/15
  • "Apple off to a promising start with its revamped pro Mac lineup" Six Colors 12/15
  • "The iPhone Is Still Bigger than Donald Trump" Wired 12/15
  • "Is Spending Time on Social Media Bad for Us? Yes, Sometimes" 24/7 Wall St. 6:47 AM
  • "The technology industry needs to think more seriously about device addiction" TechCrunch 12/16
  • "The paradox of cloud data: it saves money, but can be costly, too" ZDNet 12/16
  • "Why is Facebook admitting that social networks can be bad for our health?" Recode 12/16
  • "Everyone's missing the other part of the net neutrality debate — Big Tech is poised to become even more powerful" Business Insider 12/16
  • "OnePlus 5T has this major advantage over the iPhone X and Google Pixel 2" Express UK 12/16
  • "Huawei Mate 10 Pro Review – Competitive Flagship Smartphone" vrzone 12/16
  • "Will augmented reality make lying obsolete? Honestly, the biggest culture-changing application for augmented reality will be always-on lie detection."  Computerworld 12/16
  • "Pearls Before Swine" GoComics 8:50 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Rainbrow Is a New iPhone X Game You Control With Your Eyebrows" MacRumors 9:34 PM
  • "Google Inbox will let you unsubscribe from mailing lists you've been ignoring" Digital Trends 1:42 PM
  • "Smart display button puts GIFs on your shirt" Engadget 6:51 AM
  • "The Best iPhone X Qi Truly Wireless Charging Power Banks" Redmond Pie 12/16
  • "Sleep Cycle Adds iPhone X Mode" Macdrifter 12/16
  • "Coming December 16: Gene Steinberg meets tech columnist Rob Pegoraro and The Mac Observer's Jeff Gamet, this week on The Tech Night Owl LIVE!" The Tech Night Owl LIVE 12/16
  • "Update to popular RAW camera app Halide includes 4x faster capture, 3D Touch support, more" 9to5Mac 12/15
  • "PDF Viewer 2.1 Adopts iOS 11 Document Browser" MacStories 12/15
  • "Heathrow partners with Apple to launch airport terminal maps" BDaily 12/15
  • "Naztech Introduces the Safety Essentials Car Kit with Magnetic Air Vent Car Mount" PRNewswire 12/15
  • "IDT Announces World's First Wireless Power Transmitter Solution that Supports Apple 7.5W and Android Fast-Charge Modes" PRNewswire 12/15
  • "TunesMap Announces Exclusive Apple TV Beta Launch to Sonos Users" Business Wire 12/15
  • "The dark, unsettling adventure Inside is now on the iPhone" The Verge 12/15
  • "This MacBook case is strong enough to stop bullets" Cult of Mac 12/15
  • "Left Behind, A Casual Parkour Game, Now Available on iOS and Android" prMac 12/15
  • "VeggieGo - A Mobile Guide to Vegetarian Restaurants and Shops" prMac 12/15
  • "'BBy - Milk Sharing' Offers First Marketplace App For Safe Breast Milk" prMac 12/15
  • "Microsoft is bringing Xbox party chat to iPhone" iDownload Blog 12/15
  • "Apple is now selling first-party Thunderbolt 3 cable" iDownload Blog 12/15
  • "The 2017 Ars Technica gadget gift guide: Power-user edition" Ars Technica 12/15
Computer Industry
  • "Will AI Take Over The World" Forbes 8:30 AM
  • "Microsoft and SAP partner for digital transformation in the cloud" ITP Technology 8:38 AM
  • "Windows 10 included a password manager complete with massive password-stealing potential" BetaNews 12:43 PM
  • "Windows 10 Bundled Password Manager Found To Have Gaping Security Hole" HotHardware 8:26 PM
  • "Windows 10 Password Manager Brings Back Critical Security Vulnerability Spotted Last Year" Tech Times 8:38 AM
  • "Microsoft Artificial Intelligence helping Indian farmers increase crop yields" IANS 8:38 AM
  • "Microsoft intern's claims highlight struggle to combat sex bias" The Star: Malaysia 8:38 AM
  • "How a custom Microsoft app is helping the Caribbean rebuild after hurricanes" GeekWire 12:38 PM
  • "Intel Document Details 1.5TB And 960GB Optane SSD 900P Solid State Drives" HotHardware 8:27 PM
  • "Oracle Clinches A$1.56 Billion Deal to Buy Australia's Aconex" Bloomberg 9:33 PM
  • "Oracle to Buy Australian Software Maker Aconex: Aconex's board said it would unanimously recommend the offer to shareholders" [Paid Membership Required] 9:35 PM
  • "Oracle Corp to buy Australia's Aconex for $1.19 billion" Reuters 9:34 PM
  • "Oracle - Time To Deliver Following Past Promises" Seeking Alpha 8:39 AM
  • "A New Breed Drives the Deal-Making Frenzy at Computer Chip Firms" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 9:37 PM
  • "IBM Predicts Ransomware Attacks Against IoT in 2018" iHLS 12/16
  • "Microsoft takes path less traveled to build a quantum computer" Bloomberg 12/16
  • "For 8 days Windows bundled a password manager with a critical plugin flaw: Plugin for Win 10 version of Keeper had bug allowing sites to steal passwords." Ars Technica 12/16
  • "Windows 10 included password manager with huge security hole" Engadget 12/16
  • "Hello, concept-tech! Microsoft just filed a patent for a foldable dual-screen notebook" IANS 12/16
  • "Microsoft files patent for foldable dual-screen notebook" IANS 12/16
  • "Microsoft powers Seahawks sports science; Trail Blazers' new esports team; and more sports tech news" GeekWire 12/16
  • "Microsoft Surface Laptop Review: When the Heart Rules the Mind" Thurrott 12/16
  • "Microsoft Surface Phone's App Ecosystem Commences Development? Company Developing Dedicated Phone Apps Reveal Linked Phone Number References" WCCFTech 12/16
  • "iTunes Not Coming To The Microsoft Store Yet: Sorry, Windows 10 S Users" Tech Times 12/16
  • "Larry Ellison's Net Worth Drops $2 Billion As Oracle Sees Disappointing Quarter" Forbes 12/16
  • "India witnessed infusion of AI across industries" BGR India 12/16
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Five reasons Apple can still trade higher in 2018" Apple 3.0 9:35 PM
  • "How Apple Inc. Stock Could Benefit by Being More Like IBM" InvestorPlace 12/15
  • "Apple Inc. Bulls Aren't Out of the Woods" InvestorPlace 12/15
Industry News
  • "Stock market logs another round of records on tax-cut optimism: Rally in technology shares send Nasdaq to all-time high" MarketWatch 12/15
  • "Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq Jump to Records as GOP Hammers Out Tax Bill: The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all finished the week with gains." TheStreet 12/15
  • "Wall Street hits record highs as GOP tax bill nears goal line" FOXBusiness 12/15
  • "U.S. Stocks Climb as Hopes Grow for Passage of Tax Overhaul: Dow industrials rise 0.6% to another new high; S&P 500 gains 0.9%" [Paid Membership Required] 12/15
  • "Asian stocks track Wall Street declines, but Korea's Kospi rebounds: Stock markets in Asia continued to weaken on Friday after declines in the U.S. and European sessions, but South Korea's stock benchmark rebounded after Thursday's sharp end-of-session losses." MarketWatch 12/15
  • "European stocks suffer third day of losses as H&M closes 13% lower: Stocks across Europe ended mostly lower on Friday, as retail and bank shares slumped into negative territory, and yanked the regional benchmark lower for a third straight session." MarketWatch 12/15

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Weekend Editors: S. Siegling , A. Spaulding and D. Mahaffy

CEO: T. Jefferson
CFO: K. Midas
Editor Emeritus: W. Shakespeare
Writers Emeritus: W. Lewis, R. Chandler, W. Morris, G. Simenon, C. Vallejo, F. Garcia Lorca,
P. White, R. Adams, P. Valery, C. Aiken, R. Bradbury, F. Pessoa, S. Bellow, F. O'Connor
Art Directors: V. Van Gogh, C. Monet
Advertising Managers: C. Chaplin, H. Marx
Public Relations Firm: Bits & Bytes
Bomb Squad: Type 11 Errors
Chief Scientists: I. Asimov, S. Hawking
Road Crew: R. Petty, J. Cooper
Mechanics: Tom and Ray
Fishing Crew: A. Lindner, D. Stange, K. VanDam
Head Chef: Mom
Head Travel Guru: D. Pearson
Mascots: Cyberdog, Clarus the Dogcow
General Counsel: #%@*$$$$!