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Steve Jobs movie rakes in cash during limited opening weekend

Just like the original Macintosh or iPhone, the Steve Jobs movie is racking up favorable reviews among a few early adopters — en route to (hopefully) taking over the world. After its limited opening weekend, it’s definitely off to a strong start. The $ 30 million movie played in limited release over the weekend, bringing in a total of $ 521,000. That […]

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iPad Pro meets the mouse during Disney test drive

Apple gave Disney’s animators an early look at the iPad Pro with its accompanying pressure-sensitive Apple Pencil, and based on to the teams initial reactions, they’re in love. “Let’s order a bunch,” said Disney Product Manager Paul Hildebrandt at the end of his brief hands-on with the iPad Pro. Disney’s artists got a preview of the […]

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Pro Tip: Get Facebook Messenger to stop buzzing you during chats

Facebook Messenger keeps buzzing at me while I’m in the app itself. It’s annoying. It seems like I’m getting messaged more and more via Facebook Messenger these days as my buddies and family take to the mobile messaging platform to connect in real time. But the incessant buzzing, when I’m right there staring at the […]

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Indian prime minister will meet with Tim Cook during U.S. visit

Indian Prime Minister and noted iPhone user Narendra Modi has requested to meet Tim Cook during his upcoming visit to the U.S. — reportedly to discuss the possibility of Apple investing in R&D and manufacturing in his country. Modi arrives in New York on September 24 and 25, before heading to the West Coast on September […]

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Tim Cook gets mobbed during surprise NYC appearance

Tim Cook made a surprise appearance today at the Fifth Ave Apple Store in NYC ahead of his appearance on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert tomorrow night. During his visit, Cook mingled with the customers, took selfies, and photobombed Eddy Cue before getting swarmed by a mob of fans anxious to get a close-up […]

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Apple will pay same streaming royalty rate as Spotify during free trial

Having agreed to pay out royalties to music artists during the initial three-month trial period of Apple Music, Apple will reportedly pay rights holders 0.2 cents per stream, according to a new report. This rate is similar to that paid… Read more ›

Hong Kong politician watches sexy girls on his iPhone during historic debate

Hong Kong import and export lawmaker Wong Ting-kwong has embarrassed himself after being snapped viewing sexy pics on his iPhone during an important parliamentary debate. Because, you know, helping decide the entire future of Hong Kong isn’t exciting enough! Crazily… Read more ›

Apple will now pay artists during Apple Music’s free trial

Apple has changed its mind on the decision not to pay streaming music royalties to artists and labels during the three-month trial period of Apple Music. Yesterday, Taylor Swift penned an open letter to the company arguing that, “We don’t… Read more ›

Apple’s iconic Fifth Ave store to relocate during renovations

Apple is opening up its seventh store in New York City this weekend in the Upper East Side, right as its most iconic store on Fifth Ave prepares to undergo major renovations. According to Apple Senior VP Angela Ahrendts, the… Read more ›

Eddy Cue gives LeBron the business during NBA Finals

The NBA Finals started last night, with LeBron James taking to the court in search of yet another championship ring. His team is taking on the Silicon Valley Golden State Warriors and, while Apple Senior VP Eddy Cue was all… Read more ›