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John Gruber / Daring Fireball:
Ditching iPhone headphone jack leaves room for a larger battery, isn't about thinness or DRM; Apple has proven itself at timing the removal of legacy ports   —  Nilay Patel, “Taking the Headphone Jack Off Phones Is User-Hostile and Stupid”: … And let's compare them to arguments against removing floppy drives from the iMac in 1998.
Jun 22, 2016, 12:20 AMIn context
Zac Hall / 9to5Mac:
Sonos adds lock screen control, 3D Touch shortcuts on home screen, split view, more, in iOS update   —  Sonos has released a big update to its Controller app for iPhone and iPad that improves the experience on iOS in several ways.  Because Sonos speakers stream music from services including …
Jun 21, 2016, 9:00 PMIn context
Tom Simonite / MIT Technology Review:
The kernel of iOS 10 preview released last week was not encrypted, puzzling researchers   —  When Apple announced a new version of its mobile operating system in San Francisco last week, executives boasted of features such as a smarter Siri and improved copy and paste.
Jun 21, 2016, 5:11 PMIn context
Nilay Patel / The Verge:
Removing headphone jack from phones is something that no one is asking for and has serious drawbacks including poor compatibility and accessibility, DRM audio   —  Another day, another rumor that Apple is going to ditch the headphone jack on the next iPhone in favor of sending out audio over Lightning.
Jun 21, 2016, 3:50 PMIn context
Alex Webb / Bloomberg:
Pearl, a startup with 50 Apple alumni, plans slew of devices to retrofit cars to enable latest autonomous driving capabilities, starting with a rear-view camera   —  Pearl Inc. introduces rear-view camera beginning in September  —  Startup plans to offer technology to retrofit current autos
Jun 21, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: this year's iPhones will be thinner with same size displays, lose headphone jack, have improved water resistance; big changes expected for 2017 models   —  Tech giant plans to break with tradition of overhauling its design every two years; headphone plug likely to disappear
Jun 21, 2016, 1:11 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Apple CEO Tim Cook will host a fundraiser for House Speaker Paul Ryan next week, despite Apple pulling support for the GOP convention over Trump   —  Apple CEO Tim Cook will host a fundraiser with House Speaker Paul Ryan next week as the iPhone maker tries to strengthen its relationships …
Jun 20, 2016, 4:20 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Sources: Apple, like HP, won't provide support or cash to the Republican National Convention over concerns about Trump, in break with past elections   —  Apple has told Republican leaders it will not provide funding or other support for the party's 2016 presidential convention …
Jun 18, 2016, 3:20 PMIn context
Eva Dou / Wall Street Journal:
Apple ordered to stop iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus sales in Beijing, as regulator finds it violated design patent; Apple says devices are still on sale during appeal   —  Intellectual property regulator rules the design is too similar to a Chinese phone  —  BEIJING—Beijing's intellectual property regulator …
Jun 17, 2016, 9:10 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
“Deleting” pre-loaded iOS apps removes them from the homescreen and deletes associated user data but the application binary remains on the device   —  One of the most talked about features in Apple's upcoming iOS 10 is the ability to delete many of the apps that come pre-loaded on your iPhone or iPad.
Jun 15, 2016, 6:20 PMIn context

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