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Apple/Macintosh
  • "When Apple makes changes, communication is key: Apple hasn't always done a great job of communicating the changes in its operating systems."  Macworld 8:05 AM
  • "Services & continued iPhone demand will drive $90 billion holiday quarter" AppleInsider 8:05 AM
  • "Apple, United in Early Discussions to Upgrade SFO Terminal" ["Parts of the current terminal look dated, and Apple, a modern technology giant known for sleek design, uses United as its corporate airline to shuttle thousands of employees around the world. United accidentally revealed last year that Apple spends $150 million annually with the company on flights, including 50 business class seats a day from San Francisco to Shanghai."]  Bloomberg [Free/Paid Registration Required] 12:19 PM
  • "Apple pays United so much for corporate travel it may help upgrade its SFO terminal" The Verge 1:56 PM
  • "Apple is reportedly one of United's best customers, and now it may be helping the airline revamp its terminal at San Francisco Airport" Business Insider 2:53 PM
  • "Tim Cook: The Power of Diversity/In a rare interview, Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down with People en Español editor-in-chief Armando Correa to discuss his historic coming out and sends a message to LGBTQ+ teenagers and their parents." People en EspaƱol 8:24 AM
  • "Apple CEO Tim Cook said he decided to come out as gay after reading letters from kids struggling with their identity" Business Insider 8:01 AM
  • "Tim Cook Says One-Third or More of Apple Store Visitors Now Using Trade-In Program" MacRumors 10:42 AM
OS X
Reviews/How-To/Tips
  • "How to rename a Bluetooth device on macOS" AddictiveTips 6:13 PM
  • "How to fix iCloud terms and conditions bug in macOS Catalina" 9to5Mac 2:52 PM
  • "How to Fix a Damaged macOS Installer" MacRumors 8:40 AM
  • "How to use the Unsubscribe feature in Mail on Mac" iDownload Blog 8:35 AM
  • "How to enable and use picture-in-picture in Safari on Mac" iDownload Blog 8:35 AM
  • "How to force a dark mode for websites in Chrome" AddictiveTips 5:22 PM
Op/Ed
  • "Apple's Catalyst will help bring Macs to the enterprise"  Computerworld 9:28 AM
Press Releases
  • "Crusader Kings 2 on Mac: Now free-to-play (forever)!" Mac Gamer HQ 11:04 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple's sustainability goals continue to grow, encouraging others to follow their lead" AppleInsider 1:56 PM
  • "Apple awarded prize for 'environmental leadership' in China" Cult of Mac 8:10 AM
  • "Apple picks up CITI 'outstanding brand' award for its environmental work in China" iMore 8:32 AM
  • "Apple Arcade isn't the only subscription: GameClub revives old iOS games/The service is curated by TouchArcade's Eli Hodapp." Ars Technica 8:36 AM
  • "Man gets four years in prison for $1.5M Apple Pay fraud" AppleInsider 3:55 PM
  • "These 17 iPhone apps have been removed from the Apple App Store for delivering malware: Researchers uncover malicious iPhone applications in Apple's official marketplace after apps bypassed security measures by hiding code behind a C&C server." ZDNet 8:12 AM
  • "17 malware iPhone apps removed from App Store after evading Apple's review" 9to5Mac 8:05 AM
  • "Apple and Google remove 50+ malicious apps that stole your data" The Next Web 8:31 AM
  • "Apple removed 18 harmful apps from the App Store, but some of them are still available for Android users" Business Insider 10:44 AM
  • "Behind AT&T's plan to take on Netflix, Apple and Disney with HBO Max" Reuters 7:52 AM
  • "Donald Trump berates Apple CEO Tim Cook for removing the iPhone home button"  Business Insider 6:21 PM
  • "Donald Trump tried to give Tim Cook iPhone design advice"  Mashable 6:19 PM
  • "In tweet, President Trump laments loss of iPhone home button" Reuters 6:45 PM
  • "Apple's Former Top Insider Trading Lawyer Charged With... You Guessed it" The Mac Observer 10:37 AM
  • "Government Emergency Alerts could arrive in streaming services 9to5Mac" 9to5Mac 8:40 AM
  • "Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey uses his iPhone's Screen Time feature to limit his Twitter use to 2 hours a day" Business Insider 10:21 AM
  • "Tim Cook Dines with President Barack Obama and Robert De Niro in New York" The Mac Observer 11:14 AM
  • "YouTuber Creates Music Video Using Just An iPhone 11, A Cheap Grip, And Monopod" Redmond Pie 10:21 AM
  • "Privacy on iPhone — Simple as that — Apple" YouTube 5:26 PM
Non-Apple News
  • "Who's Stalking Mobile App Users? Finding and controlling the third-party code (3PC) app publishers don't know about" The Media Trust 10:33 AM
  • "Your iPhone/Android apps are (probably) watching you..." Apple Must 10:34 AM
  • "Lawmaker Kills Repair Bill Because 'Cellphones Are Throwaways': A New Hampshire lawmaker suggested that we shouldn't fix the $1,000 devices we buy and instead we will 'just get a new one.'" Vice 10:20 AM
  • "TCL's zigzag concertina-style folding smartphone has 1 screen and 2 hinges" Digital Trends 8:30 AM
  • "Goodbye, SMS, There's a New Messaging Sheriff in Town: A more flexible and media-rich messaging system is coming to American wireless networks in 2020." Motley Fool 10:17 AM
  • "AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile have finally agreed to replace SMS with a new RCS standard" The Verge 8:29 AM
  • "Congress Is Pretty Peeved That Blizzard Suspended Blitzchung: The Hearthstone pro, also known as Chung Ng Wai, was blocked from competing after voicing support for protesters in Hong Kong." Wired [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:17 AM
  • "Google is improving 10 percent of searches by understanding language context" The Verge 8:26 AM
  • "Google promises to replace Home devices bricked by flawed firmware update" ZDNet 8:12 AM
  • "Zuckerberg's news pitch" Axios 8:25 AM
  • "A Former Facebook Insider on Why It's So Hard for the Tech Giant to Get Elections Right" Slate 7:55 AM
Publications/Podcasts
  • "The Dalrymple Report: Catalina, iOS and Alexa, Google security" The Loop 3:36 PM
  • "Above Avalon Podcast Episode 157: Let's Talk Apple and China" Above Avalon 2:50 PM
  • "Jeff Carlson Takes Control of Your Digital Photos Again" MacVoices 2:49 PM
  • "Happy Birthday iPod! – TMO Daily Observations 2019-10-25" The Mac Observer 1:32 PM
  • "Vergecast: reviewing the Pixel 4 and the calm before the streaming wars" The Verge 10:25 AM
  • "9to5Mac Happy Hour 248: 16-inch MacBook Pro leak, Mac Catalyst experience, HomeKit updates" 9to5Mac 9:45 AM
  • "16-inch MacBook Pro leaks! We talk about them, on The CultCastCult of Mac 8:27 AM
  • "Waiting for MacBook Pro, replacing passports with iPhones, and looking forward to Apple TV+ on the AppleInsider Podcast" AppleInsider 8:06 AM
Hardware/Software
  • "iPad could get hard-core gaming support, analyst predicts: The expected expansion of iPad mouse support could signal that Apple wants to take its gaming capabilities beyond Apple Arcade, according to BayStreet Research." CNET 7:52 AM
  • "iPad gaming with full mouse support could be PC-level – analyst" 9to5Mac 8:05 AM
AppleCare/Helps
  • "'Why am I not getting emails on my iPhone?': 6 ways to troubleshoot the Mail app on iPhone" Business Insider 11:03 AM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:37 AM
  • "13" MacBook Air Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:37 AM
  • "11" iPad Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:37 AM

Reviews/How-To/Tutorials/Tips
Reviews
  • "Aegis Fortress L3: A super-secure portable drive [Review] BetaNews 8:36 AM
  • "Fear mobile phone radiation? I don't, but if you do, look into Gadget Guard cases" Apple World Today 7:39 AM
  • "This might be the coolest AirPods case money can buy [Review] Cult of Mac 10:25 AM
iOS Apps
  • "GameClub and Apple Arcade: How do they compare? There's a new gaming subscription service on iOS, and it's remarkably similar to Apple Arcade." Macworld 8:05 AM
  • "'MONOLISK' Review – An Excellent Idea in a Disappointing Package" Touch Arcade 4:44 PM
How-To/Tutorial
  • "How to see old notifications on your iPhone in the Notification Center, and clear all your notifications at once" Business Insider 3:36 PM
  • "How to Add Filters to Video on iPhone & iPad with iOS 13" OS X Daily 3:36 PM
  • "Share a Name and Profile Picture or Animoji With Others in iOS 13 Messages" MacMost 1:31 PM
  • "Shortcuts Corner: Creating Multiple Reminders in a Row, Playing Audio on HomePod, and Reading Tech News" MacStories 9:30 AM
  • "How to delete photos, links, and attachments from conversations in Messages" Macworld 8:05 AM
  • "How to Find UDID of iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro Without a Computer" iPhone Hacks 7:37 AM
Analysis/Commentary/Editorial/Opinion
  • "The Curious Design of Mail's Message Action Toolbar in iOS 13" Daring Fireball 5:41 PM
  • "Editorial: Samsung's new Exynos 990 isn't fast enough to maintain its custom M core" AppleInsider 10:44 AM
  • "Apple's App Store Review Process Breaks Down Too Often" The Mac Observer 3:33 PM
Non-Apple
  • "Hands-On With Google's MacBook Air-Style Pixelbook Go" MacRumors 2:51 PM
  • "Google and Partners Push Chromebooks Beyond the Education Market" Tech.pinions [Free/Paid Registration Required] 11:04 AM
  • "Why the Facebook News tab shouldn't be trusted" TechCrunch 8:39 AM
  • "Facebook's Encryption Makes it Harder to Detect Child Abuse/Opinion: The social network needs to develop better ways to help stop the spread of millions of harmful images." Wired [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:16 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Apple-1 in 'almost perfect condition' w/ custom wood case hopes to earn $1.75M" 9to5Mac 11:14 AM
  • "Critically acclaimed horror game 'Layers of Fear' from Bloober Team is now available on iOS as a premium game" Touch Arcade 8:34 AM
  • "Swordfight with terrorists or wash pigs in new Apple Arcade games" Cult of Mac 12:18 PM
  • "Apple Arcade Adds Five New Games on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV as 'LEGO Brawls' Expands to Mac" MacRumors 9:43 AM
  • "Apple Arcade gets new games: Lifelike, Yaga and more/Check out these new games in the Apple Arcade catalog." CNET 8:32 AM
  • "iAchieved Doesn't Provide 'Too Much Information,' Which Is Good!" prMac 8:06 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft beats Amazon to win the Pentagon's $10 billion JEDI cloud contract" The Verge 6:19 PM
  • "In a victory over Amazon, Microsoft wins $10B Pentagon JEDI cloud contract" TechCrunch 6:38 PM
  • "Amazon 'surprised' after Pentagon awards coveted $10 billion JEDI cloud contract to rival Microsoft" GeekWire 6:39 PM
  • "Microsoft wins Pentagon's $10 billion cloud computing contract" Axios 6:41 PM
  • "DoD's $10 billion 'Jedi' cloud contract goes to Microsoft over Amazon" Engadget 6:41 PM
  • "Microsoft wins Pentagon's $10 billion cloud computing contract" Reuters 6:45 PM
  • "Microsoft wins $10bn Jedi defence contract" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 7:13 PM
  • "Microsoft Is the Surprise Winner of a $10B Pentagon Contract" Wired [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:17 PM
  • "Microsoft Wins $10B Pentagon Cloud Contract, Amazon Loses Out" PC Magazine 8:58 PM
  • "Microsoft Issues Yet Another Windows 10 1903 Cumulative Update For Start Menu Woes" HotHardware 3:53 PM
  • "AWS vs. Microsoft Azure will be about sales scale, AI, multi-cloud realities" ZDNet 8:12 AM
  • "Is Microsoft trying to undermine Twitch by buying all the big-name streamers?" TechRadar UK 8:49 AM
  • "You're flowing it wrong: Bad network route between Microsoft, Apple blamed for Azure, O365 MFA outage/Postmortem report emerges for last week's partial downtime" The Register 7:54 AM
  • "Google's quantum supremacy is only a first taste of a computing revolution: Broadly useful quantum computers are probably a decade away, but Google and others are working hard on the necessary breakthroughs." CNET 7:53 AM
  • "Why IBM Thinks Google Hasn't Achieved 'Quantum Supremacy': IBM is beefing with Google over its much-hyped quantum computing announcement. Here's what you need to know." Vice 8:35 AM
  • "Intel and Amazon's Cloud Capex Numbers Bode Well for Chip and Hardware Suppliers: Intel suggests the recent slowdown it's seen in demand from cloud clients is ending, and Amazon's latest capital spending numbers support this claim." RealMoney 3:36 PM
  • "Intel posts record 3Q19 revenues" DigiTimes 8:03 AM
  • "Intel Boosts 14nm Capacity 25% in 2019, But Shortages Will Persist in Q4" AnandTech 9:44 AM
  • "Intel stock shoots higher but one key number has analysts worried: Company estimates $200 million in pulled-forward revenue ahead of tariffs. Some analysts peg the figure much higher." MarketWatch 9:43 AM
  • "Intel Stock Rose 8% Due to Upbeat Q3 Earnings" Market Realist 11:04 AM
  • "Opinion: Intel suggests the chip recovery is here, even as rivals are still waiting" MarketWatch 8:27 AM
  • "Intel's Discrete Xe DG1 Graphics Card Powered On For First Time" HotHardware 3:52 PM
  • "Intel introduces Tremont microarchitecture" DigiTimes 8:02 AM
  • "Alleged Final GeForce GTX 1650 Super And GTX 1660 Super Specs Revealed" HotHardware 3:53 PM
  • "Latest AMD Radeon Adrenalin Drivers Boost Call of Duty: Modern Warfare By 18 Percent" HotHardware 3:53 PM
  • "Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 7390 review: A 2-in-1 with the greatness of Dell's XPS 13 laptop" CNET 3:36 PM
  • "Arm pledges technology support to Chinese companies" DigiTimes 8:02 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Buy Apple Stock at New Highs Ahead of Earnings on Services Growth?" Zacks 5:41 PM
  • "Tech Investors Don't Seem to Mind All the Antitrust Probes: Facebook, Apple, Amazon, and Google parent Alphabet shares have held up through the early techlash." Bloomberg [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:41 AM
  • "Apple Might Not Be What the Doctor Ordered, at Least Not at These Prices: AAPL is overpriced based on all recent history, so consider taking profits before the next frustrating decline." RealMoney [Subscription Required for Full Article] 8:37 AM
  • "What to expect from Apple's Q4 results and Q1 guidance" Apple 3.0 10:41 AM
Industry News
  • "S&P 500, Dow end near record territory on trade, earnings optimism: Intel shares gain 8%, Amazon's shares shed 1% after earnings" MarketWatch 3:59 PM
  • "S&P 500 just misses all-time high" FOXBusiness 4:00 PM
  • "S&P 500 Flirts With Record Levels: as optimism on trade and a fresh batch of earnings results propelled the index to its third consecutive week of gains." WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 4:00 PM
  • "European stocks edge back from 19-month peak: Ifo business climate in Germany stays near 7-year low" MarketWatch 8:51 AM

 
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