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  • Apple adding privacy-centric ad click attribution tech to Safari & WebKit
    on May 22, 2019 at 2:36 pm

    Apple has introduced a new privacy technology it is including in WebKit, the browser rendering engine used by Safari, one that enables online advertising to allow attribution for clicks to be passed along to marketers, but while at the same time preventing the user from being identified or profiled. […]

  • Samsung Galaxy Fold gets a Game of Thrones edition by Caviar
    on May 22, 2019 at 2:30 pm

    You probably know the Russian company Caviar that makes customized golden phone. Well, the luxury brand decided to go even further and announced a new design for the Samsung Galaxy Fold that is yet to make its market launch following a delay due to construction issues. It is dedicated to the Game of Thrones TV series and the unreleased novel The Winds of Winter and goes overboard with the ornaments as is the norm with Caviar. Samsung Galaxy Fold Game of Thrones Edition Both Galaxy Fold outer panels are covered in golden elements, referring to the story of the famous "A... […]

  • Apple could take a 29% earnings bite if China threatened retaliatory ban
    on May 22, 2019 at 2:01 pm

    Though there's no sign of such action on the horizon, a Chinese ban on Apple business would decimate the company, knocking 29% percent off earnings, according to a Goldman Sachs analyst. […]

  • ARM cuts ties with Huawei in a devastating blow
    on May 22, 2019 at 1:45 pm

    The ripple effect caused by the US-imposed trade clampdown is continuing to spread, this time affecting chip designer ARM. The UK-based firm has reportedly sent a memo to employees to cease "all active contracts, support entitlements, and any pending engagements" with Huawei because of "US origin technology" in ARM's designs. ARM has officially stated only that it is "complying with all of the latest regulations set forth by the US government". Huawei also issued a comment on the situation, seen below. Update: Huawei has responded to the ARM ban. "We value our close relationships... […]

  • Editorial: Reporting about the MacBook Pro is failing at a faster rate than the butterfly keyboard
    on May 22, 2019 at 1:34 pm

    In April 2015, Apple introduced its new Retina Display MacBook with a new "butterfly" keyboard design. Some critics didn't like its shorter key travel, but complaints really began to snowball as its mechanism was adopted across Apple's other notebook models. Today it's regarded by some as a major problem, but journalists describing the problem don't seem to really know what that problem actually is, and are misleading users with their reports based on fact-free claims. […]

  • Apple 'more upfront' with consumers following 'batterygate' affair says UK regulator
    on May 22, 2019 at 1:14 pm

    Apple will be "clearer and more upfront" with iPhone users concerning the smartphone's battery health and performance, a UK competition regulator has advised, following talks with the company over how it throttled battery performance in older iPhone models in 2017. […]

  • Hands on: Newly updated FileMaker Pro 18 focuses on improvements for long-time users
    on May 22, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    Wednesday's FileMaker Pro 18 update isn't as big as in previous years, but the latest edition still brings significant improvements to features that will delight existing users. […]

  • Chinese diplomat attacks Apple & Trump over Huawei - using an iPhone
    on May 22, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    A Chinese diplomat, normally a vocal backer of government policies, was recently caught using Twitter for iPhone to defend Huawei and attack Apple and U.S. President Donald Trump. […]

  • EE launching the first UK 5G network on May 30
    on May 22, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    We're officially eight days away from the first commercially available 5G network in the UK. Out of EE announced its ready to launch its next generation network on May 30, beating rival telecom Vodafone who scheduled its 5G launch for July 3. The EE 5G network will be live in six cities at launch - London, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Belfast, Birmingham and Manchester. EE claims its working on adding 100 new 5G sites per month with plans to cover all major UK cities by 2020. The current 5G launch is part of the carrier's phase 1 plan which will rely on combining the new generation network... […]

  • Tencent & Riot Games working on mobile 'League of Legends'
    on May 22, 2019 at 12:29 pm

    The popular multiplayer game "League of Legends" could soon be playable on an iPhone or iPad, with Riot Games and Tencent reportedly developing a mobile version of the title, and have apparently been collaborating on the project for over a year. […]

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