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Compared to other services, Apple's mobile payments platform, made secure by its proven Touch ID fingerprint scanner, could be extremely convenient....
From: VentureBeat | By: Dave Smith, Business Insider | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Mobile payments is an idea that sounds much better than it is in practice. At least for right now. The despite the efforts of PayPal, Square, and even Google Wallet, few people have actually replaced their wallets with their smartphones, which was the...
From: Business Insider | By: Dave Smith | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Apple must have found a great solution, because it's finally convinced all of the major credit card companies to work together on the service, according to Re/code.
From: The Economic Times | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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The science of self-control, the rise of biblical counseling, why middle school doesn't have to suck, and more in our September/October 2014 print issue....
From: Miller McCune | By: Maria Streshinsky | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is planning a new partnership with major payment networks, including Visa (NYSE:V), MasterCard (NYSE:MA) and American Express (NYSE:AXP) to transform the next iPhone into a mobile wallet, Bloomberg reports.The announcement follows...
From: Seeking Alpha | By: SeekingAlpha | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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The top reason why Apple rejects apps: Not enough information....
From: VentureBeat | By: Dean Takahashi | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Apple has concluded deals with major credit card companies and payments providers for the launch of a new mobile payments ecosystem, according to US industry sources.
From: Irish Independent | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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After a user on the internet forum 4Chan leaked a batch of stolen nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, as well as other female celebs, the trolls and pranksters who populate that site weren’t finished. On Monday, they started a new online scam designed...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jonathan Vankin | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Apple stock closed at an all-time high on Friday ($102.50) and is set to open at a similar level in Tuesday morning's U.S. trading. It's an impressive track record. But has AAPL peaked? Behold! There is basically one thing driving the stock right now:...
From: Business Insider | By: Jim Edwards | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Before companies like Microsoft and Apple release new software, the code is reviewed and tested to ensure it works as planned and to find any bugs. Hackers and cybercrooks do the same. The last thing you want if you’re a cyberthug is for your banking...
From: Wired | By: Kim Zetter | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Apple and iPhone users know that iCloud is the very worst product Apple makes. iCloud is the online storage facility that Apple uses to backup and coordinate your iTunes, contacts lists, and — as about 100 celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence have...
From: Business Insider | By: Jim Edwards | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to five word summaries. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Planning for disabled child’s future 2. Investing while in debt 3. Ethics...
From: The Simple Dollar | By: Trent | Monday, September 1, 2014
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With the official announcement now only being a week away, the leaks seem to come more frequent. After having presented a first video with the new iPhone 6 a few days ago, Russian Youtube channel Rozetked presents a 4.7 inch …Another Look at the New...
From: High Snobiety | By: David Fischer | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Emma Watson wasn’t one of the celebrity victims of the photo hacker (or hackers) who recently leaked hundreds of nude photos on the web, but the Harry Potter star did have something to say about the internet’s response to the scandal. The celebrity...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Treva Bowdoin | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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The FBI is looking into allegations that online accounts of several celebrities had been hacked. Apple says it is determining whether its online photo-sharing service had been hacked.
From: NPR | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Apple is at all-time highs ,and some may think cutting back on the stock is a good idea, but with the iPhone 6 coming out, investors may want to rethink that strategy....
From: MarketWatch | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Marketers will keep close watch on Apple’s Sept. 9 event when it is set to introduce the iPhone 6, the next evolution of its phone that dominates the U.S. and is central to mobile advertising. The Cupertino, Calif.-based tech giant is expected to make...
From: AdWeek | By: Garett Sloane | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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A few days ago a group calling themselves hackappcom posted a proof of concept script on the popular code repository called Github that would allow for a user to attempt to breach iCloud and access a user account. This script would query iCloud services...
From: Forbes | By: Dave Lewis | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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As anticipation builds for the next generation of iPhone devices from Apple, we get a rare first glimpse at the iPhone 6 courtesy of Russian YouTube user, Rozetked. Featuring a 4.7-inch newly remodeled body, the iPhone 6 is placed side-by-side to the...
From: Hypebeast | By: Steven Suh | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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A guide to the mobile payment system Apple is expected to unveil on Sept. 9
From: Time | By: Nolan Feeney | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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  On September 9th, Apple will announce products likely to be seen as a new milestone in Tim Cook’s tenure as Apple’s CEO. You Break It You Own It. This Labor Day weekend sits about midway between two  anniversaries: Tim Cook assumed the CEO mantel...
From: Monday Note | By: Jean-Louis Gassée | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Apple products are designed to “just work.” But iCloud, Apple’s integrated internet-based service for synchronizing content across devices, is an uncharacteristic wreck — and has been for awhile.  Millions of people are learning about iCloud...
From: Business Insider | By: Dave Smith | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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An avalanche of events are coming in tech: perhaps the biggest IPO in history, a bunch of big releases from Apple and a battle over whether the Internet is a public utility.
From: Wall Street Journal | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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 After the massive photo leak that exposed nude pictures of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and dozens more, Apple said it's looking into a vulnerability in its iCloud service that could have allowed hackers to obtain the images.Reports suggested the...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Alex Stedman | Monday, September 1, 2014
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ATLANTA — Apple Inc.’s iCloud service may have been used to illegally access nude photos of actress Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities, raising security concerns as the company prepares to unveil its newest iPhone.
From: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | By: Duane D. Stanford / Bloomberg News | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A huge change could be coming on Sept. 9
From: Time | By: Matt Vella | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Owen Williams, reporting for The Next Web: An alleged breach in Apple’s iCloud service may be to blame for countless leaks of private celebrity photos this week. On Monday, a Python script emerged on GitHub (which we’re not linking to as there is...
From: Daring Fireball | By: John Gruber | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Apple has announced that the company is “actively investigating” if there is a link between iCloud and the leak of many celebrities’ private nude photos. “We take user privacy very seriously and are actively investigating this report,” a spokesperson...
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Monday, September 1, 2014
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APPLE iPhone users have been warned that an iCloud password hack could have led to naked pictures of Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton being leaked. www.express.co.uk
From: Showbiz Spy | By: Adam | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Apple has signed up a major partner for its mobile payment system. Jason Del Ray at Re/code reports, "Apple has reached an agreement with American Express to work together on its new iPhone payments system, according to sources familiar with the talks."...
From: Business Insider | By: Jay Yarow | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Apple is such an opaque company that even app developers can be left, out in the cold, wondering why their app was rejected from the app store. Thankfully, the company does have some sympathy for those dejected coders, which is why it's published a......
From: Engadget | By: Daniel Cooper | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The new payments system would create a powerful rival to Google's Wallet platform, and the ISIS payments coalition supported by AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile, among others....
From: VentureBeat | By: Mark Sullivan | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Credit card giant American Express is apparently onboard with Apple's forthcoming mobile payment system, expected to be a part of the company's next-generation iPhone set to be unveiled at a Sept. 9 media event....
From: Apple Insider | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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As dozens of celebrities dismiss, deny, explain or fire back over the leak of an untold number of nude or compromising photos reportedly stolen from their Apple iCloud accounts, some security experts think they know how the leak started. See also: The...
From: Mashable | By: Lance Ulanoff | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Tech experts say hackers may have gained access to cellphone pictures of Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and others in the iCloud via the "Find My iPhone" app...
From: Time | By: Justin Worland | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Apple is expected to introduce a new mobile payment service on Sept. 9, which is expected to be a standout feature in the new iPhone 6. But based on Nielsen data from July, which was charted for us by Statista, most people are using mobile payments...
From: Business Insider | By: Dave Smith | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A funny thing happened on the Internet Sunday as a cache of nude photos of Kate Upton, Jennifer Lawrence, and other big-name stars made their way onto 4chan, as BuzzFeed notes. Reports indicate that this leak may have been the result of a hacker (or...
From: PC World | By: Nick Mediati | Monday, September 1, 2014
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 Apple, the reports say, will add NFC technology to the iPhone 6, and it will debut a mobile wallet-style service that could include integrations with American Express, Visa and MasterCard and possibly PayPal to enable physical, in-store payments using...
From: TechCrunch | By: Ingrid Lunden | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A funny thing happened on the Internet Sunday as a cache of nude photos of Kate Upton, Jennifer Lawrence, and other big-name stars made their way onto 4chan, as BuzzFeed notes. Reports indicate that this leak may have been the result of a hacker (or...
From: Macworld | By: Nick Mediati | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Apple is reportedly going to announce the iPhone 6 and the iWatch at the same event on September 9. This is a bit of a stunner since Apple normally likes to keep the spotlight on one major product for each media event. We would have expected Apple...
From: Business Insider | By: Jay Yarow | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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The post Else 9.2.14: Don’t Worry, The Robots Are Our Friends. But the People? appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Else is back after an extended summer hiatus – thanks for taking the time off with me. I wasn’t sure if I was going to...
From: John Battelle | By: John Battelle | Monday, September 1, 2014
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According to Re/code, Apple’s first wearable device will be shown off at the company’s Sept. 9 event, but it won’t be available to purchase until 2015. There’s one very good reason for that, and it can be summed up in one word: Apps.  When the...
From: Business Insider | By: Dave Smith | Monday, September 1, 2014
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After intensive examination of file data leaked by one or more hackers, suspicion grows that iCloud backups were source of pictures though precise method of attack still unclearSecurity experts are warning that there could be many more compromised celebrity...
From: The Guardian | By: Charles Arthur | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Those hoping for a phablet-sized iPhone from Apple look to be in luck. The 5.5-inch iPhone 6 (said to debut with a 4.7-inch model) was reportedly facing production issues, which might have forced Apple to release the handset at a later date. But the...
From: Business Insider | By: Dave Smith | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Jennifer Lawrence, Kate Upton and Ariana Grande are among the high-profile celebrities who apparently fell victim to a massive alleged iCloud hack late Sunday night, when someone exposed collections of nude photos that they had purportedly saved on their...
From: Mashable | By: Samantha Murphy Kelly | Monday, September 1, 2014
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BETC Paris While this agency’s logo pays homage to the bee colony it tends atop its roof terrace—which happens to be some of the finest real estate in Paris, boasting a 360-degree view—the insect imagery also gives a nod to the creative chaos inside...
From: AdWeek | By: Noreen O'Leary | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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Naked photos of Kate Upton, Jennifer Lawrence, Ariana Grande, Mary Winstead and many other celebrities were leaked online on Sunday, reportedly via an iCloud hack. Hundreds of nude images were posted on the 4Chan website on Sunday after hackers broke...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Cheryl P | Monday, September 1, 2014
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