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  • "The Apple Card could be the riskiest piece of Apple's walled garden: If you're not careful, the Apple Car could end up costing you way more than an iPhone—or a Mac Pro."  Macworld 7:46 AM
  • "Apple swims against trade war current" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 7:37 AM
  • "Apple TV+ predicted to hit 12M subscriptions in 2020, 21M by 2021"  AppleInsider 7:53 AM
  • "Apple TV+ is coming in the Fall, but Who Wants It?"  Tech.pinions [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:41 AM
  • "Apple Arcade Could Win Customers with Attractive Pricing" Market Realist 8:41 AM
  • "How to add and edit an iMovie title on Mac and iOS" iDownload Blog 8:16 AM
  • "It's time to test your scripts against Catalina's path changes" [" concern in this article is the effect of Catalina's read-only system volume on paths – a topic which doesn't seem to have been discussed much, but which may well break many scripts and apps."] Eclectic Light Company 8:14 AM
Press Releases
  • "iJustine Announces Her Workflow Extension Training Course for Final Cut Pro X" 9:25 AM
  • "Jamf Adds Custom Profiles to Jamf Now, Its Solution for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses for Powerful Yet Intuitive Device Control" Jamf 8:07 AM
  • "Samsung DeX app now available for Windows and Mac" Android Central 7:53 AM
  • "Samsung DeX brings Android apps to your Mac and PC" Cult of Mac 7:47 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple/Disney/streaming: bundles of joy" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 7:37 AM
  • "Apple delays rule change barring kids' apps from using analytics" Cult of Mac 7:47 AM
  • "Survey claims one-in-four existing users will upgrade to iPhone 11" Apple Must 7:55 AM
  • "Google, Apple, Mozilla move to block Kazakh surveillance system" Reuters 7:38 AM
  • "Video: an ISS astronaut performs the first DJ set ever from space with Algoriddim's djay for iPad" iDownload Blog 9:26 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "YouTube is closing its private messages feature...and many kids are outraged" TechCrunch 9:25 AM
  • "New Facebook tool stops it tracking you across the web, but data can't be deleted" GearBrain 8:16 AM
  • "Is this the beginning of the end for Google Play Music? It looks like Google may be planning to draw curtains on Play Music very soon." Android Central 7:50 AM
  • "Cancer research organizations are now the focus of Chinese hacking groups: One way to speed up research? Steal it." ZDNet 7:50 AM
  • "The man who discovered Tetris now wants to save the Earth: Henk Rogers brought Tetris to the world. Now, he wants to get us to the moon and Mars, while making sure we still have a home on Earth." CNET 7:38 AM
  • "Apple's Latest Battery Fiasco, Ugly HDTV Antennas, & Old-School Lawn Mowers — Repair Radio Episode 11" iFixit 8:16 AM
  • "Apple new iPhone shipments to reach 70 million units in 2019, says Digitimes Research"  DigiTimes [Subscription Required for Full Article] 7:54 AM
  • "2019 iPhones Said to Feature Larger Batteries Up to 3,500 mAh, Next iPhone XS May Have Dual Nano-SIM in China" MacRumors 7:55 AM
  • "Apple puts China's BOE to test for cutting-edge iPhone screens: China's display champion helped by state subsidies to take on Samsung, LG"  Nikkei 7:37 AM
  • "Apple plans to tap China's BOE Technology for advanced iPhone screens: Nikkei" Reuters 7:37 AM
  • "Apple may use Chinese OLED screens to cut costs of 2020 iPhones" VentureBeat 8:08 AM
  • "Second Rumor Claims 2019 iPhones Will Come With USB-C Chargers"  MacRumors 7:46 AM
  • "Apple's 'iPhone 11" again said to use USB-C charger" AppleInsider 7:48 AM
  • "Now you can jailbreak iOS 12.4 — or hack it" BetaNews 8:12 AM
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  • "15" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:38 AM
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:38 AM
  • "13" MacBook Air Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:38 AM

  • "Why the iPad Pro replaced my MacBook Pro for travel" TechRepublic 9:32 AM
  • "Review: BladeX 15.6-inch 4K portable monitor is a great MacBook Pro companion" 9to5Mac 9:25 AM
  • "Review: The SanDisk iXpand wireless iPhone charger also backs up your photos" 9to5Mac 7:55 AM
  • "Editorial: Here's why the 'iPhone 11" will do fine, despite no 5G"  AppleInsider 9:25 AM
  • "Cassandra -Midweek Review: Tim Cook's Honeyed Words on Tariffs; AppleTV not Coming to a TV Near me; Apple Health problems -Nothing to see here" eXtensions 9:21 AM
  • "Why Apple doesn't need to release a new Apple Watch this fall: There's enough going on with watchOS and potential new materials to keep Apple's champion wearable on top."  Macworld 7:46 AM
  • "Apple wants (and needs) more women coders: The company is working with Girls Who Code to nurture tomorrow's coding talent." Computerworld 7:25 AM
  • "A Recession May Be on the Way. How Will Tech Fare?" The Information [Subscription Required for Full Article] 9:25 AM
  • "Remembering the best shareware-era DOS games that time forgot" Ars Technica 8:10 AM
  • "Social media reconsiders its relationship with the truth" Axios 8:07 AM
  • "Bluetooth is bad and you should stop using it" Mashable 8:04 AM
  • "Why Tech Giants Are Getting Harder to Dethrone" Investopedia 7:58 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Plex iOS app version 6 out, with major usability improvements" 9to5Mac 7:55 AM
  • "Photoshop for iPad begins beta testing ahead of public release [update] 9to5Mac 7:55 AM
  • "Apple Newton fans need to be in Seattle on September 28" Cult of Mac 7:55 AM
  • "spotfindr released for iOS/Android - Find Your Next Favorite Spot" prMac 8:23 AM
  • "Man Vs. Missiles: Combat (Chapter 2) Now Released for iOS and Android" prMac 7:50 AM
  • "Apple Card gets its very own Twitter account" Cult of Mac 7:47 AM
  • "Amazon Music gets its first smartwatch app" The Verge 7:47 AM
  • "Best Apple Card alternatives: 5 existing credit cards that outdo the new kid" Macworld 7:46 AM
  • "Security conscious Apple users should take a look at YubiKey 5Ci" Apple Must 7:25 AM
  • "Powell Jobs-backed start-up to offer 'genetic counselling'" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 8:43 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Moore's Law isn't dead, chip boffin declares – we need it to keep chugging along for the sake of AI" The Register 7:40 AM
  • "Intel takes on Google and Amazon with 2 new AI-focused chips" The Next Web 8:04 AM
  • "Intel Launches Comet Lake-U and Comet Lake-Y: Up To 6 Cores for Thin & Light Laptops" AnandTech 8:42 AM
  • "Intel's line of notebook CPUs gets more confusing with 14nm Comet Lake" Ars Technica 8:10 AM
  • "Intel unveils 10th Gen Comet Lake laptop processors" VentureBeat 8:08 AM
  • "Intel announces Comet Lake, a faster, 10th-gen Whiskey Lake chip for mainstream laptops" PCWorld 8:23 AM
  • "Intel Has Yet Another 10th Gen CPU: Meet Comet Lake" LAPTOP Magazine 8:14 AM
  • "In AMD's darkest, Dr. Lisa Su-less timeline the company loses a third of its value" PCGamesN 8:33 AM
  • "AMD Ryzen 3950x: The processor designed for great speed and here's its price and specs" EconoTimes 8:34 AM
  • "Revised AMD Vega 12 achieves OpenCL score of almost 85,000 points in Geekbench" Notebook Check 8:34 AM
  • "NVIDIA Is Looking to Boost Its Gaming Business" Market Realist 8:16 AM
  • "Microsoft Brews Up Java On Azure Cloud With London-Based jClarity Acquisition" Forbes 7:36 AM
  • "Microsoft Will Pay Hackers $30,000 For Finding Flaws In The New Edge Browser" Forbes 8:32 AM
  • "Dell unveils new XPS, Inspiron, and Vostro models with Intel Comet Lake processors" VentureBeat 8:08 AM
  • "Dell announces over a dozen Inspiron PCs, including laptops, 2-in-1s, and all-in-ones" Windows Central 8:30 AM
  • "Dell Adds 'Comet Lake' Chips to XPS, Inspiron, Vostro Laptops" PC Magazine 8:29 AM
  • "Dell's Beautiful New Linux Laptop Features Ubuntu, 10th Gen Intel Processors And Super Fast WiFi" Forbes 8:10 AM
  • "Dell's XPS 13 now comes with the latest Intel 10th-gen processors" Engadget 8:12 AM
  • "Dell's New Inspiron 14 7000 Is Even Lighter than the XPS 13" LAPTOP Magazine 8:14 AM
  • "Dell reveals most compact AIO PC ever" TechRadar UK 8:30 AM
  • "IBM joins Linux Foundation AI to promote open source trusted AI workflows" ZDNet 8:14 AM
  • "Why IBM sees OpenCAPI and OMI as the future for accelerator-driven computing" TechRepublic 8:31 AM
  • "Why IBM embraces is embracing, expanding open hardware ecosystem in wake of Red Hat deal" WRAL TechWire 8:31 AM
  • "Latest Oracle layoffs gut flash storage division" TechTarget 8:27 AM
  • "How Oracle Moved To The Cloud: A Deep Dive" Forbes 8:27 AM
  • "Cisco's Parts Are Worth More Than the Whole, Analyst Says" Barron's [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:04 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "AirPods Maker Sales Surge 79%, With More Growth Expected" Bloomberg [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:57 AM
Industry News
  • "Dow rises 200 points amid good earnings from Target and Lowe's: Retailers' quarterly results offer more evidence of consumer strength" MarketWatch 9:31 AM
  • "Stocks Get Lift From Target and Lowe's Earnings, Wall Street Awaits Fed Minutes: Stocks are rising as strong earnings from retail giants Target and Lowe's put investors into a buying mood ahead of the release of the minutes from the Federal Reserve's meeting in July." TheStreet 9:31 AM
  • "Stocks rebound with help from retailers" FOXBusiness 9:30 AM
  • "Stocks Climb on Strong Retail Earnings: Investors are awaiting minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest meeting for clues on interest-rate policy" [Paid Membership Required] 9:30 AM

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