Judge rules that Feds can’t force a person to unlock their phones

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Tim Cook says 2019 is the year we do something about data privacy.Image: ARIS OIKONOMOU/AFP/Getty Images Apple CEO Tim Cook is on a crusade to make tech companies care more about their users’ privacy. In an op-ed for Time Magazine, Cook once again called for a sweeping change within the tech industry and how companies […]

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Apple lost $57 billion in market value following Tim Cooks warning to investors

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Apple is on track for its biggest single day loss in 6 years.Image: THOMAS TRUTSCHEL/PHOTOTHEK VIA GETTY IMAGES After halting stock trading yesterday to announce a revenue projection reduction of about $9 billion, Apple stock opened on Thursday at $144. It was around a $14 drop from its already plummeting price when the markets closed […]

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iOS 12 is now available to download

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Apple has just released the final version of iOS 12. This update is all about making your phone work better — and there are also a bunch of new features. The update is currently rolling out and is available both over-the-air in the Settings app, and by plugging your device into iTunes for a wired […]

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Best laptops 2018: The definitive breakdown

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Picking a new laptop and choosing a new car are pretty similar experiences: They’re two of the most important decisions you’ll make in your precious lifetime. Okay, laptops are significantly cheaper than that and your life and safety or whatever doesn’t exactly depend on it — but your job and other important life things (like Netflix) […]

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Is insurance a rich enough game to disrupt?

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Martha Notaras Tech giants may be tempted to use their troves of data to compete with insurers directly. They also have access to data that insurers can only dream of having: global geospatial imagery of homes, infrastructure and buildings; location, browsing and advertising data; even real-world behavioral data from smartphones and IoT devices. Combining all […]

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