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South China Morning Post:
Beijing court overturns ruling that said Apple's iPhone 6 violated a defunct Chinese phone maker's design patent   —  Beijing Court quashes city's intellectual property bureau's ruling that US tech giant had violated defunct Shenzhen firm's design patent  —  A Beijing court has overturned …
Mar 25, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai / Motherboard:
WikiLeaks releases mostly decade-old documents detailing CIA techniques for compromising Mac PCs and iOS devices using EFI, UEFI, and firmware malware   —  Earlier this month, when WikiLeaks dumped a cache of hundreds of secret documents allegedly detailing the CIA's hacking operations …
Mar 23, 2017, 11:35 AMIn context
Thomas Fox-Brewster / Forbes:
Profile of Tracer, a phone surveillance tool made by a US firm that is being resold by Moscow-based OpenGSM; sources say Apple has been tracking it since 2015   —  As the infamous tourism tagline for Nevada's gambling paradise goes, what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas.
Mar 23, 2017, 9:00 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / TechCrunch:
Apple acquires Workflow, an automation tool for iOS, will keep three-person team and make app freely available in the App Store   —  Apple has finalized a deal to acquire Workflow today — a tool that lets you hook together apps and functions within apps in strings of commands to automate tasks.
Mar 22, 2017, 7:53 PMIn context
Russell Brandom / The Verge:
How iCloud account data helped police identify the attacker who allegedly tweeted seizure-inducing strobe, despite his use of a prepaid SIM bought with cash   —  An anonymous SIM card in a non-anonymous iPhone  —  In theory, it was the perfect setup: an anonymous Twitter account on a prepaid SIM card, bought with cash.
Mar 22, 2017, 5:15 AMIn context
Zac Hall / 9to5Mac:
Apple releases iTunes 12.6 with feature allowing rentals to be watched across multiple devices using iOS 10.3 and tvOS 10.2, which are in public/dev beta   —  In addition to new iPhone and iPad updates today, Apple has released iTunes 12.6 with a new feature for movie rental playback.
Mar 21, 2017, 7:15 PMIn context
Chance Miller / 9to5Mac:
Apple debuts special-edition (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7, 7 Plus, available in 128GB and 256GB models, starting at $749; iPhone SE storage doubled to 32GB and 128GB   —  Apple today has taken the wraps off of a new (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.  The device was unveiled alongside a new iPad and a new social video editing app.
Mar 21, 2017, 8:56 AMIn context
Lauren Goode / The Verge:
Apple announces free social video editing app Clips, letting users add filters, basic text, emojis, and more, available on iOS in April   —  Social video without the social network  —  Apple wants in on social video sharing — just not with its own social network.
Mar 21, 2017, 8:45 AMIn context
Mark Gurman / Bloomberg:
Sources shed light on Apple's augmented reality team, which is working on several products including AR glasses and AR camera features for the iPhone   —  CEO Tim Cook is betting on augmented reality, a cousin of VR that he believes will keep his company on top and may even supplant the iPhone.
Mar 20, 2017, 12:25 PMIn context
Rolfe Winkler / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: SoftBank has scrapped a planned $100M investment in Andy Rubin's Essential Products smartphone startup, which would have valued it at $1B   —  Masayoshi Son's decision to scrap deal with creator of Android software reflects unpredictable style  —  SoftBank Group Corp. scrapped …
Mar 20, 2017, 12:05 PMIn context

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