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  • Apple signs deal with Sesame Workshop for kids' shows

    Apple signs deal with Sesame Workshop for kids' shows

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 2:13 PM EDT2018-06-20 18:13:09 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 9:24 AM EDT2018-06-22 13:24:11 GMT
    Apple is getting into business with the prestigious Sesame Workshop, giving a multiple-series order to the nonprofit organization.More >>
    Apple is getting into business with the prestigious Sesame Workshop, giving a multiple-series order to the nonprofit organization.More >>
  • Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

    Supreme Court to take up iPhone app lawsuit

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:00 AM EDT2018-06-18 14:00:57 GMT
    Thursday, June 21 2018 9:07 PM EDT2018-06-22 01:07:14 GMT
    The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps.More >>
    The Supreme Court will consider whether the purchasers of iPhone can sue Apple over allegations it has an illegal monopoly on the sale of iPhone apps.More >>
  • Apple announces multi-year content deal with Oprah Winfrey

    Apple announces multi-year content deal with Oprah Winfrey

    Friday, June 15 2018 1:28 PM EDT2018-06-15 17:28:49 GMT
    Saturday, June 16 2018 7:42 PM EDT2018-06-16 23:42:31 GMT
    Apple says it has reached a multi-year deal with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs for its streaming service.More >>
    Apple says it has reached a multi-year deal with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs for its streaming service.More >>
  • Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement

    Apple closing iPhone security gap used by law enforcement

    Thursday, June 14 2018 1:07 AM EDT2018-06-14 05:07:32 GMT
    Friday, June 15 2018 3:52 PM EDT2018-06-15 19:52:05 GMT
    The flaw has provided a point of entry for authorities across the U.S. since the FBI paid an unidentified third party in 2016 to unlock an iPhone used by a mass killer in the San Bernardino shooting a few months earlier. (Source: Raycom Media, File)The flaw has provided a point of entry for authorities across the U.S. since the FBI paid an unidentified third party in 2016 to unlock an iPhone used by a mass killer in the San Bernardino shooting a few months earlier. (Source: Raycom Media, File)

    The current flaw has provided a point of entry for authorities across the U.S. since the FBI paid an unidentified third party in 2016 to unlock an iPhone used by a mass killer in the San Bernardino shooting.

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    The current flaw has provided a point of entry for authorities across the U.S. since the FBI paid an unidentified third party in 2016 to unlock an iPhone used by a mass killer in the San Bernardino shooting.

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  • FaceTime up to 32 people at one time with new Apple update

    FaceTime up to 32 people at one time with new Apple update

    Wednesday, June 6 2018 9:36 AM EDT2018-06-06 13:36:35 GMT
    Wednesday, June 6 2018 9:36 AM EDT2018-06-06 13:36:35 GMT
    Users will be able to take group iMessages, and turn them into FaceTime messages and will be able to drop in and out of the group FaceTime sessions as they choose. (Source: APLLE/CNN)Users will be able to take group iMessages, and turn them into FaceTime messages and will be able to drop in and out of the group FaceTime sessions as they choose. (Source: APLLE/CNN)
    Users will be able to take group iMessages, and turn them into FaceTime messages and will be able to drop in and out of the group FaceTime sessions as they choose. (Source: APLLE/CNN)Users will be able to take group iMessages, and turn them into FaceTime messages and will be able to drop in and out of the group FaceTime sessions as they choose. (Source: APLLE/CNN)

    Group FaceTime will be supported across iOS and macOS. Users will be able to take group iMessages, and turn them into FaceTime messages and will be able to drop in and out of the group FaceTime sessions as they choose.

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    Group FaceTime will be supported across iOS and macOS. Users will be able to take group iMessages, and turn them into FaceTime messages and will be able to drop in and out of the group FaceTime sessions as they choose.

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  • Memo warning Apple employees about leaking gets leaked to the media

    Memo warning Apple employees about leaking gets leaked to the media

    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-04-15 01:15:35 GMT
    Saturday, April 14 2018 9:18 PM EDT2018-04-15 01:18:41 GMT
    A reporter from Bloomberg got a copy of the memo which was posted to an internal Apple message board. (Source: KGO/CNN)A reporter from Bloomberg got a copy of the memo which was posted to an internal Apple message board. (Source: KGO/CNN)

    An Apple memo says the company caught 29 people leaking information, 12 of whom were arrested.

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    An Apple memo says the company caught 29 people leaking information, 12 of whom were arrested.

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  • Apple acknowledges infuriating autocorrect glitch, offers fix

    Apple acknowledges infuriating autocorrect glitch, offers fix

    Tuesday, November 7 2017 9:27 AM EST2017-11-07 14:27:53 GMT

    If you've found yourself saying "Dang you, autocorrect!" a lot lately, know you're not alone and that Apple is working on a fix.

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    If you've found yourself saying "Dang you, autocorrect!" a lot lately, know you're not alone and that Apple is working on a fix.

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    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify in front of Congress on how Cambridge Analytica got millions of users information.

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    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify in front of Congress on how Cambridge Analytica got millions of users information.

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  • Cyber crime

    Cyber crime

    Computers have made our lives easier, but they’ve also created many new ways for thieves to steal information, money and identities. 

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    Companies, people, governments, and non-profits are evaluating their cyber security after ransomware held information hostage across the globe.

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  • Science & technology news

    Science & technology news

    Pokemon Go is the latest game to take the science and technology world by storm. Click for news on cybercrime, space, social media, computers and technological advances that change our lives daily.

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    Pokemon Go is the latest game to take the science and technology world by storm. Click for news on cybercrime, space, social media, computers and technological advances that change our lives daily.

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  • News on space exploration, technology and the planets

    Space exploration

    Space exploration

    From SpaceX stepping into the void the closed NASA Space Shuttle program to news about the planets - including a possible new large one, click here for all the news regarding space, the universe and beyond.

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    From SpaceX stepping into the void the closed NASA Space Shuttle program to news about the planets - including a possible new large one, click here for all the news regarding space, the universe and beyond.

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  • Your Week in Viral Videos

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    The videos that have folks talking on the internet.

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  • Tech stories from the AP wire

    Tech stories from the AP wire

    Technology stories from the Associated Press.

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  • In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

    In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

    Wednesday, June 20 2018 11:21 AM EDT2018-06-20 15:21:21 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:55 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:55:45 GMT
    A boy stares out of a heavily tinted bus window leaving a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility Tuesday in McAllen, TX. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)A boy stares out of a heavily tinted bus window leaving a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility Tuesday in McAllen, TX. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

    Trump signs executive order to keep families together at border, says 'zero-tolerance' prosecution policy will continue.

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    Trump signs executive order to keep families together at border, says 'zero-tolerance' prosecution policy will continue.

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  • Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

    Lewandowski on girl with Down syndrome: 'Wah wah'

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 11:35 PM EDT2018-06-20 03:35:12 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:52 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:52:40 GMT
    Corey Lewandowski, a former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)Corey Lewandowski, a former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

    A former campaign manager for Donald Trump has created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome with a sarcastic "Wah wah."

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    A former campaign manager for Donald Trump has created a stir by dismissing a story about a girl with Down syndrome with a sarcastic "Wah wah."

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  • At least 3 "tender age" shelters set up for child migrants

    At least 3 "tender age" shelters set up for child migrants

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 9:12 PM EDT2018-06-20 01:12:25 GMT
    Friday, June 22 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-06-22 22:48:09 GMT
    Nicole Hernandez, of the Mexican state of Guerrero, holds on to her mother as they wait with other families to request political asylum in the United States, across the border in Tijuana, Mexico, on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)Nicole Hernandez, of the Mexican state of Guerrero, holds on to her mother as they wait with other families to request political asylum in the United States, across the border in Tijuana, Mexico, on Wednesday, June 13, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

    Migrant babies and young children are being held in special "tender age" shelters after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border.

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    Migrant babies and young children are being held in special "tender age" shelters after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border.

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