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Apple will defend its tax deals against E.U. this week

Apple will join multinationals Google, McDonald’s and IKEA in defending its European tax deals against E.U. lawmakers this Wednesday. The hearing concerns whether or not giants like Apple are receiving illegally favorable tax deals, which give them an unfair advantage over local businesses. The committee is made up of the European Parliament’s tax committee. While […]

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Apple Car will make Apple Watch Edition look like a bargain

At $ 17k, the Apple Watch Edition is currently the most expensive product Apple sells. But according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, that record is likely to be obliterated when the Apple Car finally ships — since his projected price tag of “around $ 75,000” would put it at around four-and-a-half times the cost of Apple’s […]

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Apple seeds yet another iOS 9.3 beta

It seems like iOS 9.3 has been in beta for years now, but Apple isn’t quite done fine tuning its biggest software update of the year. Apple released iOS 9.3 beta 7 to developers this afternoon, exactly one week after the last version was seeded to devs and public testers alike. iOS 9.3 add new […]

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Apple Watch knows a heart attack when it sees one

If you’re not feeling great, it may not hurt to take a quick look at your Apple Watch. In fact, it saved one builder’s life. 62-year-old Dennis Anselmo was working last August when he suddenly “felt all over the place.” While taking a break, he checked his heart rate on his recently purchased wearable and […]

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Jony Ive talks Steve Jobs, design, and how Apple can stay hungry

Charlie Rose has become Apple’s go-to guy when it comes to mainstream media interviews, and to that end Rose recently scored an exclusive conversation with none other than Apple’s design god Jony Ive. In a leisurely chat lasting more than half an hour, Rose asks about Ive’s relationship with Steve Jobs, the qualities Apple looks […]

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Apple is opening a new store in one of China’s most desirable cities

Apple’s Chinese retail store will continue this month with the opening of a brand new Apple Store in the port city of Dalian. The store will be located at 66 Olympia Plaza in a giant complex, and opens at 10.00am local time on Saturday, March 19th. Dalian represents a perfect location for Apple, being that it […]

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How to warm up and cool down with your Apple Watch

When you start a workout, Apple Watch only gives you a three-second countdown. There’s no time for a warmup first. And when you’re done, the Workout app does not prompt you to cool down either. That is very different from the treadmills and bikes you find in most gyms, which ease you gently into your […]

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Donald Trump’s Apple boycott disappears in a flurry of tweets

U.S. Presidential front-runner Donald Trump’s bid to make America great again by boycotting its most valuable company has already failed. Three weeks ago Trump called for a boycott of all Apple products because the company has refused to comply with a federal order to unlock the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone 5c, but it looks like […]

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Why won’t Apple build a game-worthy Mac? [Friday Night Fights]

Mac users needn’t bother pre-ordering an Oculus Rift headset because they can’t use it. According to Oculus founder Palmer Luckey, that’s because none of the machines Apple offers are powerful enough to meet its recommended specifications. They’re not powerful enough to play the latest games at high-settings, either. Even if you spend thousands on a high-end […]

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Apple Announces Event for March 21, Revised 4″ iPhone and iPad Expected

Apple is holding an event on Monday, March 21, at their Cupertino campus location, according to invites sent to selected media members (us not included). The invitation email reads “Let us loop you in” and features the top of an Apple logo with space grey, silver, gold, and rose gold pastel shapes. Several new products … Read More