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Hershey Rejects Mondelez Takeover Offer | Puerto Rico Debt Relief Stirs Colonial Resentment
From: New York Times | By: AMIE TSANG | Friday, July 1, 2016
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When you’re attacked by an alligator, the National Enquirer has some great advice for you: “Run!” That’s just one of the really useful survival tips in this week’s helpful tabloids. Don’t drive - “driving can be hazardous to your health,”...
From: Boing Boing | By: Peter Sheridan | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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You can read the whole thing here.
From: Washington Monthly | By: mconnolly | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Spotify says Apple has rejected a new version of its iPhone app in an effort to block competition to its own Apple Music service. In a letter sent to Apple's top lawyer, Spotify says that Apple is “causing grave harm to Spotify and its customers”...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Apple Inc. is in talks to acquire Tidal, a streaming-music service run by rap mogul Jay Z, according to people familiar with the matter.
From: Denver Post | By: Dow Jones Newswires | Friday, July 1, 2016
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I've been a web developer for 14 years and am now a real estate broker. I've swapped my super-powerful MacBook Pro for an iPad Pro. My needs aren't as intense but is there anything I'm missing? Tips wanted.I went to the Apple Store today looking for...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: bendy | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The company received a grant for a device that prevents iPhone cameras from being used.
From: Reason | By: Alex Thomas | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Cell phones could be banned at concerts in the future, but for now, Apple is working on a way to just disable them. New iPhone technology might literally stop the video recording application and force users to just enjoy the show. The upcoming patent...
From: The Inquisitr | By: David Cornell | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Apple has patented a new technology that blocks the iPhone’s camera feature, which would reportedly allow venues like concert venues to use an infrared beam to disable a mobile phone’s camera, preventing its users from taking videos and photos....
From: SlashFilm | By: Peter Sciretta | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Bombshells and fireworks
From: Time | By: Sanna Dullaway | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Posted by SimonPenson[Estimated read time: 17 minutes] On-page content is certainly not one of the sexier topics in digital marketing. Lost in the flashing lights of "cool digital marketing trends" and things to be seen talking about, it's become the...
From: SEOmoz | By: SimonPenson | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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An infrared beam would disable photography on mobile phones. The invention comes amid growing frustration that intimate live events are being spoiled by a sea of screens as visitors record videos in order to share them on social media… Apple’s patent,...
From: Liberaland | By: Alan | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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If I see that commercial one more time.
From: Lost Remote | By: Karen Fratti | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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One key new feature in watchOS 3 comes in tandem with iOS 10, allowing users to view, add and edit watch faces to their liking with more screen real estate, via the Apple Watch app on an iPhone....
From: Apple Insider | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Apple Pay was much hyped when it launched nearly two years ago, but it is failing, writes Peter Nowak.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Getting Started With Your Own Podcast Today is this podcasts first birthday! That’s right – I launched this thing with those first 31 daily episodes back at the end of June 2015 and while we quickly scaled things back to twice a week, I managed to...
From: ProBlogger | By: ProBlogger | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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A good pair of headphones is akin to a well-tailored suit or the perfect pair of shoes – of all the options available, you'll eventually find the ones that fit just right. B&O has a long and illustrious history of biding its time until it gets...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Spotify says Apple is making it harder for the streaming music company to compete by blocking a new version of its iPhone app.
From: CNBC | Friday, July 1, 2016
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I grew up in Orlando, so I have had brunch with friends that are Disney Princesses for their day job. I've often wondered what it would be like to brunch with the actual Disney Princesses if they existed IRL. Here's how I imagine it would go down. 1....
From: College Humor | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Ahead of the expected release of the iPhone 7 this fall, graphic designer Martin Hajek has created detailed renderings taking into account all the rumors we've been hearing. From omitting the headphone jack to the "Force Touch ID," Hajek also created...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Apple is considering buying Tidal, Jay Z‘s music streaming service, The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reports. According to the WSJ, the tech juggernaut is exploring the possibility of the sale because of Tidal’s main selling point: its relationships...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Patricia Grannum | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The iPhones of the future may be a bit less fun to play with at rock shows. The tech giant has won a patent for a new technology that uses an infrared signal — beamed from a concert, theater stage or movie screen — to shut down an iPhone’s camera,...
From: New York Post | By: James Covert | Friday, July 1, 2016
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AppleInsider would like to congratulate the winners of last week's giveaway, Ryan T. and Matthew R., both of whom will receive an iPhone case and LockSmart keyless lock bundle courtesy of Dog & Bone....
From: Apple Insider | Friday, July 1, 2016
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I wrote two months back that Apple seems to be putting much more effort into the 10th anniversary 2017 iPhone (likely named iPhone 8, foregoing the S branding) than the upcoming iPhone 7 that's set to hit this year. I made that assumption based on early...
From: Forbes | By: Ben Sin | Friday, July 1, 2016
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This just in: Apple is currently in talks of acquiring TIDAL music. According to The Wall Street Journal, sources close to Jay Z's streaming company claim the negotiation process is still in its early stages, though TIDAL reps have not confirmed the...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Our smartphones are the center of our digital universe, and they hold lots of data: text messages, photos, browsing history, etc. If your iPhone's storage is at capacity, then follow these simple steps to make room for more data. Identify What's Taking...
From: GeekSugar | By: Nicole Nguyen | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Space agency and iPhone maker team up to create songs inspired by Juno probe's mission.
From: CNET | By: Steven Musil | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The US government has been very vocal recently about how the increase in encryption on user devices is hampering their investigations. The reality is that according to a report from the Administrative Office of U.S. Courts, law enforcement with court......
From: Engadget | By: Roberto Baldwin | Friday, July 1, 2016
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A new Apple patent could disable your iPhone's camera, more iPhone 7 rumors, and wireless charging comes to the iPhone with Mophie's Charge Force
From: CNET | By: Brian Tong | Friday, July 1, 2016
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This morning’s Session 4 explored the ways we connect — the pathways our money takes, our communication, our trust, even our intelligence(s). Read on: Trust in your neighbor, but maybe not in your bank. Why is it that, despite being told “don’t...
From: TED Blog | By: Cynthia Betubiza | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Ahead of an expected next-generation iPhone release this fall, graphic designer Martin Hajek ran with the latest rumor and speculation to create a detailed rendering sans headphone jack, with "Force Touch ID" and clad in a Space Black finish....
From: Apple Insider | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Tidal, and its bevy of exclusive content, might be snapped up. Apple is in early talks to acquire the Jay Z-owned streaming service, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. No terms of a potential deal have been reported yet. Jay Z bought...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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A leadership change at Nike is affecting Tim Cook's role with the apparel maker slightly. Cook, a Nike board member since 2005, is now the lead independent director of the board. The reason why Nike needs one now is because founder Phil Knight is ret......
From: Engadget | By: Richard Lawler | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Jay Z could be the next rapper making a big sale to Tim Cook, as the Wall Street Journal cites anonymous sources saying Apple is in "exploratory" talks to buy Tidal, although a spokesperson for the music service said there had not been any talks. As......
From: Engadget | By: Richard Lawler | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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A Florida man who claims Apple made a killing with his iPhone idea is suing the technology giant seeking billions of dollars.
From: PhysOrg | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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One of the most comforting things about being an iPhone user was trusting that Apple wasn’t selling my personal information to the highest bidder. But in recent years, tech companies like Google and Facebook have leveraged their user data to create...
From: Macworld | By: Oscar Raymundo | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Do you guys like to live in a state of constant paralyzed technophobic horror? You should read Dave Eggers’ 2013 novel, The Circle, or this article about why Gawker-squashing tech zillionaire Peter Thiel supports Donald Trump. Or, hey, just take a...
From: Stereogum | By: Stereogum | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Guess Adele can stop yelling at us for recoding her now.
From: College Candy | By: College Candy | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Apple has rejected an update to Spotify's iOS iPhone app, and Spotify is crying foul.  In a letter sent to Apple's top lawyer on June 26 and obtained by Recode, Spotify general counsel Horacio Gutierrez said that Apple cited "business model rules" for...
From: Mashable | By: Emily Blake | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Last year, the first 12.9-inch iPad Pro was announced in September and released in November. It hasn’t reversed the sales drop of Apple’s iPad line, but a lot of people still like the device. Wired gave the device four and a half stars. “The iPad...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Daryl Deino | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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It was already hard enough to see over a sea of other people's heads at concerts (if you're standing in general admission, anyway), and then smartphones became a thing, and we've all had to adjust to moving our heads into juuuust the right position...
From: Geekosystem | By: Dan Van Winkle | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Apple is under fire after it allegedly blocked Spotify’s new iPhone app from being released in the App Store. According to a Recode report, Spotify’s general counsel sent a letter to Apple’s legal team claiming that Apple is “causing grave harm...
From: Gizmodo | By: Michael Nunez | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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JVC on Thursday launched the KW-V820BT, its first aftermarket receiver with support for Apple's CarPlay.
From: Apple Insider | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Innovative companies file many patents, even for inventions they’ll never, ever sell. One of Apple’s newest patents, for an iPhone “feature,” I’m pretty sure will never see the light of day. Have you heard of cellular phone jammers? They work,...
From: Red State | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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How do you catch up with the biggest music streaming service? Well, not approving app updates is one tactic, and Spotify says Apple is doing just that. The streaming service sent a letter to Apple's legal counsel this week claiming that the company i......
From: TUAW | By: Billy Steele | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Apple just had a patent approved by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office that would disable iPhone cameras from recording or photographing live shows.
From: MSNBC | By: Lucy Bayly | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Julianne Cubafor Brooklyn Paper76th Precinct Carroll Gardens-Cobble Hill–Red Hook Bad sport A freebooter stole a bunch of sports-team merchandise and other valuables from a guy’s room at a self-storage facility...
From: The Brooklyn Paper | By: By Julianne Cuba | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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Hundreds of great white sharks have officially set up shop in Cape Cod for the summer, and thanks to the efforts of intrepid researchers studying the region’s growing population, beachgoers have a new tool with which to track the animals, alerting...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Dustin Wicksell | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Welcome to “Tech Blabby,” a weekly column that filters tech and gaming news through the cultural lens of Flavorwire. Last week, we looked at Nintendo’s slow, growing embrace of freedom in their own video games, and how freedom is essential to...
From: Flavorwire | By: Shane Barnes | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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