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Unsealed GT Advanced Court Documents Give a Glimpse Into Apple’s Business Practices

Posted on 07/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

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While GT Advanced Technologies and Apple had argued to keep documents pertaining to their sapphire glass agreement sealed during GT’s bankruptcy proceedings, a judge ruled the documents didn’t contain trade secrets and would remain largely unsealed. Those documents now give us a peek into some of Apple’s business practices.

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Apple Makes Swype Keyboard The Free iOS App of The Week

Posted on 07/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

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If you’ve been wanting to get your hands on the Swype keyboard for iOS, but you’ve been turned off by the $0.99 price tag, now the time to grab it. Apple has named the third-party keyboard its iOS App of the Week. (Which means it’s free!)

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Rumor: Apple Stopping Use of TLS NANAD Flash in Its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Posted on 07/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

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BusinessKorea reports that Apple will switch from using TLC (triple-level cell) NAND flash to MLC (multi-level cell) NAND flash in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The reported move comes following a number of users complaints that they experienced crashes and boot loops with the high capacity models of both handsets.

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Apple’s iMessage and FaceTime Named EFF’s ‘Most Secure Mass-Market’ Messaging Apps

Posted on 05/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

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The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) today released a report looking at three dozen messaging services, ranking them on seven “Security best practices.” The group found Apple’s iMessage and FaceTime products as the best among “mass-market options,” although it failed to offer “complete protection against sophisticated, targeted forms of surveillance.”

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Apple Takes Top China Consumer Ranking Away From Samsung

Posted on 05/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

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Apple is now the top mobile brand in China, scoring highest in both loyalty and brand awareness. CNET reports Apple took the spot from Samsung, which had ranked #1 in the China Brand Power Index since 2012. Chinese customers line up for…

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Racially Diverse Emoji Are on The Way by Mid-2015

Posted on 04/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

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Racially diverse emoji should find their way to your device sometime in 2015. The Unicode Consortium has released a technical report (via Emojipedia) detailing a new method for handling the representation of multi-ethnic groups in emoji.

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Apple Seeds OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 and iOS 8.1.1 Betas to Developers

Posted on 04/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

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Apple on Monday released the first betas of OS X Yosemite 10.10.1 and iOS 8.1.1 to developers. The OS X Yosemite beta comes almost three weeks after the public release of Yosemite, while the iOS 8.1.1 seed comes two weeks after the release of iOS 8.1 to the public.

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