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Richard Bilton / BBC:
BBC investigation finds Apple repeatedly not meeting its supply chain standards on workers' hours, ID cards, dormitories, work meetings and juvenile workers   —  Apple ‘failing to protect Chinese factory workers’  —  The undercover reporter filmed workers falling asleep on 12-hour shifts
Dec 18, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context
Josh Lowensohn / The Verge:
Tile's tiny Bluetooth stuff-tracker now works with Android   —  Tile's promise to track your stuff with small Bluetooth squares last year made it one of the biggest crowd-funded successes ever, raising nearly $2.7 million worth of orders in just a month.  What's taken the company a lot longer …
Dec 17, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Zac Hall / 9to5Mac:
Launch Center Pro makers debut Group Text+ and Email+ for iOS   —  Contrast, the makers of the popular iOS automation app Launch Center Pro, released two new apps today that hope to “speed up tedious tasks on iOS.”  Group Text+ and Email+ each include features that make texting (iMessage and SMS) …
Dec 17, 2014, 7:10 AMIn context
Juli Clover / MacRumors:
‘Opera Coast’ Browser for iOS Gains Discover Feature, Turbo Data Compression   —  The Opera Coast webkit-based browser for iOS was today updated to version 4.0, adding Opera Software's Turbo data compression technology to make browsing websites on the iPhone and iPad much faster on congested networks.
Dec 16, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Ben Lovejoy / 9to5Mac:
Google Wallet iOS app now supports Touch ID and lets you split the bill between friends   —  Apple Pay may be leaving Google Wallet in the dust when it comes to adoption, but Google hasn't given up yet.  It's just updated its iOS app to support Touch ID, add optimization for the iPhone 6/Plus …
Dec 16, 2014, 11:05 AMIn context
Mike Isaac / New York Times:
Apple Pay now supports credit cards representing about 90% of purchase volume in US   —  Dozens More Companies Sign Up for Apple Pay  —  The list of companies working with Apple Pay continues to grow.  —  On Tuesday, Apple announced that in recent weeks the company had signed up dozens more banks …
Dec 16, 2014, 7:30 AMIn context
Alex Heath / Cult of Mac:
Workflow lets you easily chain together and automate hundreds of actions across iOS apps   —  Workflow pushes the limits of how powerful iOS can be  —  A new app called Workflow aims to close the divide between the power of OS X and the convenience of iOS.
Dec 15, 2014, 7:55 AMIn context
Christine Dobby / Globe and Mail:
Canadian Competition Bureau says Apple's contracts with Canadian wireless carriers may have hiked prices on cellphones, wireless service in general   —  Apple contracts may have hiked Canadian prices for cellphones, wireless services  —  After close to nine months of investigation …
Dec 12, 2014, 9:55 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
BlackBerry updates BBM with $0.99 sticker packs for group chats and support for Android Lollipop, iPhone 6/6 Plus screens   —  BlackBerry updates BBM with support for Android Lollipop, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus screens, new iOS 8 look  —  BlackBerry today updated BBM for Android, iOS …
Dec 12, 2014, 3:20 PMIn context
Jason Del Rey / Re/code:
Apple online retail stores in US and UK now accepting PayPal   —  Apple's Online Store Starts Accepting PayPal  —  Apple.com shoppers in the U.S. and the U.K. have a new way to pay for the latest iPhone or iPad: PayPal.  Previously available as a payment option only in Apple's app and content stores …
Dec 11, 2014, 9:55 PMIn context

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