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Why a Long or Short Position in Facebook Is a Tough Decision

With numerous variables in the growth equation, proceed cautiously with FacebookRelated Stocks:...

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Microsoft Is Betting Big on Artificial Intelligence

Company's Azure platform will continue to be a key revenue driver in the forthcoming yearRelated Stocks:...

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Have You Ever Considered a Dividend Play on Microsoft?

With all eyes on growth, Microsoft’s dividend strength often goes unnoticedRelated Stocks:...

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A Silicon Valley insider that got around Google’s rules

Katie Jacobs Stanton, a veteran of Twitter, Google and Yahoo, knows how to create her own...

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) Could Continue Its Sizzling Rally According to Analysts, Barron’s

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares could be primed for more gains even given the stock’s vintage 21.96% year-to-date rally. According to Jeffrey Kvaal of Nomura, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) could rally by another 20% to around $165 per...

6.7 hours on insidermonkey.com

Bill Gates vs. the Robots

Sure, they’ll kill jobs. Like Microsoft Excel, they’ll also create new...

10.1 hours on online.wsj.com

A win for Apple in Beijing as court overturns iPhone patent ruling

 Apple has bigger fish frying in the world of intellectual property. But it must be a relief that an IP court in Beijing has handed the smartphone pioneers a win. On Friday, the courts overturned a May 2016 ruling that said Apple had violated...

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Galaxy Note 8 vs. iPhone 8 Plus: Get Ready For The Next Phablet Fight

The stage has been set for an all mighty phablet battle during 2017, with the Galaxy Note 8 set to compete with the iPhone 8 Plus. This is a particularly important year for Samsung following the travails of the Galaxy Note 7, and the Korean company is...

17.2 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple Continues to Be DJIA’s Best Performing Stock of 2017

Apple continues to hold its position as the best performing DJIA index stock for the year to date. Shares have added more than 21% so far in...

17.9 hours on 247wallst.com

This week in apps: Mario 'runs' onto Android, Uber for teens and a Google search redesign

This week was full of tech newsApple launched a (RED) iPhone, we heard Instagram is adding bookings to the app and Elon Musk just teased Tesla's next car. It's a lot, so you may have missed some of the best new apps out...

27.6 hours on mashable.com

Find Your Next Job on Facebook

Find Your Next Job on Facebook In February, Facebook announced the ability to post, and look for, jobs. Available in the United States and Canada at this point in time, business pages can now list their job openings and hiring managers can track...

29.8 hours on valuewalk.com

China says Apple isn't cloning a local phone maker

Did it seem ridiculous to you that Beijing officials ordered a ban on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus over a dubious design patent claim? You're not the only one. A court has reversed the ban (which was suspended during a dispute process) and...

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Arnold Schwarzenegger terminates Facebook troll over Special Olympics comment

Arnold Schwarzenegger is in his home country of Austria this week for the Special Olympics World Games, and he posted a Facebook video Thursday with some of the competitors talking about how he's inspired by them. But not all of his Facebook...

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Google wants to reassure you about government-backed hackers

Google is warning some users that "government-backed hackers" might be trying to access information, Recode...

39.1 hours on cnbc.com

Chinese court rules in favor of Apple in local design patent disputes

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court has ruled in favor of Apple in design patent disputes between the Cupertino, California company and a domestic phone-maker, overturning a ban on selling iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in China, Xinhua news agency...

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Galaxy S8, iPhone 8, Galaxy Note 8, Google Pixel 2: Price Rumor

When you look back at 2017, will it be in the knowledge that it was a year to remember? Or will it be tinged with a sense of what could have been? The choices you make over the coming weeks will ultimately have an influence on it. With one, centered...

40.6 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple just made a deal that could reinvent the App Store for a new generation

In acquiring Workflow, Apple may have taken a big step toward making the phone or tablet, not the computer, the digital...

41.4 hours on cnbc.com

How Apple can silence the haters, crush Google and Microsoft, and build a thousand-year empire (AAPL)

It was only last summer that Apple CEO Tim Cook declared his vision for a company that lasts one thousand years. But Cook's far-reaching calendar already seems to be in trouble, with an ever-growing list of rivals and weaknesses...

42.5 hours on businessinsider.com

The Week in Apple News and Rumors: New iPad, Red iPhone 7, new Apple Watch bands, and more

Apple headlines for the week ending Mar. 24, 2017Image by AppleApple released a new iPad, a new red iPhone and new Apple Watch bands. But there’s plenty more news about the Cupertino-based company. Check out the Apple-related headlines in this...

44.5 hours on macworld.com

Here's How You Can Log Off of Facebook Forever

Christopher Mele, New York TimesPart of the allure of social media is telling friends and strangers what's happening in your life.Post. Tweet. Share. Repeat.But suppose you are worried that you have revealed too much and want to protect your...

45.4 hours on realclearmarkets.com

Will the iPhone (RED) boost Apple's sales?

Its latest smartphone is connected to the 10-year-old campaign aimed at fighting AIDS, but the color choice might not just be about...

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Goldman Sachs Group Inc Buys NVIDIA, Microsoft, JPMorgan Chase, Sells iShares iBoxx $ ...

Related Stocks: NVDA, MSFT, JPM, QQQ, RAI, JNK, FTI, SMH, SJNK, AGNC, VXX,...

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What to do about those ‘government-backed attack’ warnings from Google

 TOTALLY PANIC. Just kidding; please don’t do that. Google regularly issues warnings to people whose accounts are or have been targeted by state-sponsored attackers, and every time it does, users get really nervous that their emails...

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We got our hands on the new red limited-edition iPhone 7 Plus

 Earlier this week, Apple announced a red version of its iPhone to support HIV/AIDS charity (RED). This is the first time that Apple has supported the charity through its flagship phone. The phone was made available today in select countries,...

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Google app test makes editing photos more social

Right on the heels of killing off Google Talk, the company has admitted it's working on a new app for group photo editing and sharing. While Google already has the chat app Allo and video calling app Duo, it may be feeling pressure from its...

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Google is killing SMS support for Hangouts

Google is streamlining its messaging apps - or so they say. Hangouts will no longer support SMS texting, the company announced along with several other updates in a blog post on Friday. As previously reported, hangouts will be split into Meet and Chat....

2 days on mashable.com

Google is working on a new social app for editing photos

Google is working on a new social app that lets users edit photos in small groups, says TechCrunch.  SEE ALSO: Google pledges $11.5 million to racial justice innovators across the U.S. Apple announced a similar app earlier this week called...

2 days on mashable.com

Facebook tests GIFs in comments like it's 1995

It's time for Facebook to fully embrace the animated GIF. The social network is about to start testing the ability to add GIFs to comments and your feed will never be the...

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Google kills Talk, thins its messaging herd

Google has a frankly absurd ecosystem of chat, messaging and texting apps. In theory, the company would like enterprise users to get on board with Hangouts while directing people to Allo for their day-to-day personal chats and texts. In practice,...

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Google Chrome To Distrust Symantec-Issued Certificates

Symantec Corporation has been failing to properly validate certificates. After continuously observing and investigating Symantec’s seemingly ineffective certificate issuance policies and practices over the past several years, Google Chrome has...

2 days on valuewalk.com

Apple: Macs and iPhones are safe from newly revealed CIA exploits

The Mac and iPhone exploits described in new documents attributed to the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency were patched years ago, according to Apple.WikiLeaks released a new set of files Thursday that supposedly came from the CIA. They contain details...

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Apple: iPhone 8 Sales Predictions Way Too Low, Says Instinet

You may have heard that Apple’s (AAPL) sales of its next iPhone will be a big deal, but Instinet’s Jeffrey Kvaal thinks you ain’t heard the half of it. Kvaal, who has a Buy rating on Apple shares, and who raises his price target to...

2 days on blogs.barrons.com

Facebook reaction GIFs could soon finally be a thing

It's about freaking time. GIFs could finally be coming to more places on Facebook.  The social network plans to start testing a new GIF button in comments, Facebook confirmed Friday, meaning proper reaction GIFs could finally be a...

3 days on mashable.com

Microsoft delays tools for third-party Cortana integrations

Microsoft has delayed the release of its tools for connecting other services to the Cortana virtual assistant, a decision that could cause it to lose ground in a crowded industry.The tech titan announced the Cortana Skills Kit in December of last...

3 days on pcworld.com

Wall Street is starting to talk about the possibility of Apple buying Disney (DIS, AAPL)

Apple's cash pile of more than $200 billion is a favorite topic of investors, bloggers, and traders. It might be the largest cash reserve for any private company in history. So what is Apple going to do with all that dough?  One...

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To punish Symantec, Google may distrust a third of the web's SSL certificates

Google is considering a harsh punishment for repeated incidents in which Symantec or its certificate resellers improperly issued SSL certificates. A proposed plan is to force the company to replace all of its customers’ certificates and to stop...

3 days on pcworld.com

This creepy robot pup looks just like Zuckerberg's dog

Soshees created this animatronic pup that reacts any time you get a social media notification. Read more...More about Real Time Video, Real Time Video, Real Time, Real Time Video, and...

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Google is working on a new social app for small groups to edit photos together

 While Google continues to add more features to its two social communication apps Allo and Duo, TechCrunch has learned that it has quietly been working on least one more social app. Google has been developing a new social app...

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The YouTube ad boycott will have a minimal impact on Google's business (GOOG)

The advertiser boycott Google and YouTube are facing is unlikely to impact near-term revenues, according to two Wall Street analysts. Google dominates search advertising with a share of over 75% of the market in the US and generated more than $24 billion...

3 days on businessinsider.com

People are weirdly into that Facebook 'On This Day' feature but FB won't give them access

A year ago today I wrote an article about Foursquare relaunching their app Swarm. I don't have these launch dates memorized nor do I keep a tab of all the stories I write. I know this because of Facebook. The site reminded me this morning within...

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The days of Google Talk are over

 The days of Google Talk are quickly coming to an end. As the company announced today, the messaging service that allowed Gmail users to talk to each other since it launched in 2005, will now be completely retired. Read More ...

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How to set up two-factor authentication for your Apple ID and iCloud account

If you aren’t using two-factor authentication to protect your Apple ID and iCloud account, you really should do it today. Hackers who claim to have millions of stolen iCloud credentials are demanding Apple pay a ransom or they’ll release...

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11 Free iPad Games For Kids That Don’t Require Internet

Sometimes wifi zones are few and far between, which is why this list of free iPad games for kids that don’t require internet is a great reference if you need a game for your children to play while on the go. It’s a huge faff to get data on an...

3 days on insidermonkey.com

Cracker Barrel got trolled hard by Facebook users seeking justice for a woman's firing

It's not all chicken n' dumplins for Cracker Barrel these days. The southern country-themed restaurant is getting hilariously and mercilessly trolled after an employee of 11 years was fired by the company for an unknown reason - on her...

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Apple: April May Bring More Extensive Dividend Talk, Says RBC

Apple (AAPL) shares are up 49 cents at $141.40, amidst another batch of positive notes this morning. One of them, concerning capital allocation, is from RBC Capital’s Amit Daryanani, who reiterates his Outperform rating, and his $155 price...

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Facebook finally tests a GIF button for comments

 After years of stubborn caution, Facebook is finally embracing the animated GIF. Next week Facebook will begin testing a GIF button that lets users post GIFs from services like Giphy and Tenor as comments, a source told TechCrunch. We inquired...

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People don't care who wrote a news story, but they do care who shared it on Facebook

People never remember, or care, who wrote a news story they read. But they really care who shared it on Facebook.  Americans will trust that the story they read isn't fake news if it's shared by someone they trust, according to a new...

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Apple’s Product(RED) iPhone and new 9.7-inch iPad now available for purchase

If Apple’s shiny new red iPhone 7 caught your eye on Tuesday when it was first announced, grab your wallet—it’s now officially on sale, as of 8:01 a.m. Pacific/11:01 a.m Eastern on Friday. Also available now is the new 9.7-inch...

3 days on macworld.com

Snapchat is more like Twitter than Facebook in one important area (SNAP, TWTR, FB)

Snap Inc. has "elevated credit risk," based on a score estimated by S&P Global Market Intelligence. The Snapchat parent offered its shares to the public on March 2 and is not issuing corporate bonds as of yet....

3 days on businessinsider.com

Here's how Google can sell ads next to offensive content and not know about it

Google's ad adjacency program has brought to light the good and bad things about buying ads on its...

3 days on cnbc.com

Apple Turns iPhone And iPad Into A MacBook In Latest Patent

An Apple Patent published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has revealed the companies possible future plans. Showing what it calls a “Electronic Accessory Device,” could this be one of many ideas the company has for the iPhone...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Microsoft and Adobe Flat as Companies Integrate Sales and Marketing Data

New product should improve business intelligence and enhance understanding of customer behaviorRelated Stocks: MSFT, ADBE, CRM,...

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Tech Today: Micron Surges, GameStop Drops, Even More Apple Plaudits

Here are some things going on today in your world of tech: Shares of DRAM and NAND memory-chip maker Micron Technology (MU) are up $2.40, or 9%, at $28.87, giving up some pre-market gains but holding onto last night’s gains from its...

3 days on blogs.barrons.com

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett: Student Q&A 2017

By Mark Hirschey (Work of Mark Hirschey) [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons Published on Mar 23, 2017 Get The Full Warren Buffett Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Warren Buffett in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it on your tablet,...

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'Sunless Sea' is a wild 350,000-word literary RPG, out for iPad

Great news, iPad owners: Failbetter Games' wonderfully words-heavy roguelike Sunless Sea is now something you can buy in the App Store. The game sends players off to explore an underground ocean where pirate-operated steamships, deadly...

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One chart shows the huge amount of money Apple is spending to buy its own stock (AAPL)

Apple might not be a growth stock like Amazon or other tech giants, but investors can appreciate that the company tries hard to raise its stock price through stock buybacks.  A chart from RBC analyst Amit Daryanani sent to...

3 days on businessinsider.com

Bespokecast Episode 8 — PJ Gorynski — Now Available on iTunes, GooglePlay, Stitcher and More

We’re happy to announce that the newest episode of Bespokecast is now available to the general public both here and via the various podcast platforms.  Be sure to subscribe to Bespokecast on your preferred podcast app to gain access to our...

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Google To End SMS Support In Hangouts Starting May 22

Google seems to be re-positioning Hangouts to take on the team communication tool Slack. Recently, the search giant emailed all the members of its G Suite team to inform them about ending SMS support in Hangouts starting May 22. Mizter_x94 / Pixabay How...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Apple To Launch Only ‘Limited Quantities’ Of iPhone 8 In September

For the last few weeks, there have been consistent rumors that Apple could push back the launch of its 10th anniversary iPhone 8. Supply chain reports blamed the delay on two components: Apple’s in-house fingerprint sensor that would sit...

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Equity Podcast: Apple and Amazon buy more companies, and Uber’s saga

 Welcome to the second episode of TechCrunch’s newest podcast, Equity, our venture capital-focused show focused on the numbers, people and companies driving the technology industry. This week, TechCrunch’s Katie...

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You can order the (RED) iPhone and cheap iPad today at 11:01 a.m. eastern time

Apple's online store is currently down, but we don't expect any surprises when it comes back at exactly 11:01 a.m. ET (8:01 a.m PT). Instead, the company's new PRODUCT(RED) iPhone, as well as the new $329 iPad tablet, will become available...

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Alcoa, Apple, Cogent, GameStop, Micron, Under Armour and More

The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Friday include Adobe, Alcoa, Apple, Cogent Communications, GameStop, Micron Technology and Under...

3 days on 247wallst.com

Apple's acquisition of Workflow could bring automation to iOS

After this week’s news that Apple had acquired iOS power user app Workflow, you’d be excused for being a bit confused about the future of automation on Apple’s platform. After all, it was just last November that Sal Soghoian,...

3 days on macworld.com

How to easily switch between open windows of the same program

Switching between multiple open windows of the same program is a problem we try to solve in several ways. Sometimes you have applications that use tabs to view multiple files in one window. For those that don’t, users often turn to...

3 days on pcworld.com

Google might kill Hangouts' text messaging feature

Google might soon begin implementing some big changes to Hangouts, now that the service's purpose has been redefined. According to an email reportedly sent to GSuite admins, you'll stop being able to send and receive text messages...

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How to Log Off of Facebook Forever, With All Its Perks and Pitfalls

Closing your social media accounts can help protect your privacy, but it can also mean cutting yourself off from friends, family and...

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Apple all set to begin manufacturing iPhone 6, 6s, and SE in India

Even as the Indian government refuses to entertain most of Apple’s demands, the Cupertino-based company will soon take a major step that could bolster its business in the nation. Mashable reported last month that Apple intends to start...

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Can the CIA hack your iPhone? What you need to know about the WikiLeaks dump.

The CIA has put quite a bit effort into figuring out ways to hack Apple devices.That's the takeaway from the latest batch of documents dumped by WikiLeaks.  The so-called "Dark Matter"documents, published Thursday, detail methods...

3 days on mashable.com

Google 'can't guarantee' ads won't appear by offensive content, Eric Schmidt says

Google can't say for certain that ads placed with its various massive platforms won't end up near an offensive video or website. At least that's the opinion of Eric Schmidt, chairman of Google's parent company, Alphabet, and the most...

3 days on mashable.com

Hackers try to extort Apple by threatening to wipe iPhones

Someone claiming to be a group of hackers called themselves the "Turkish Crime Family" has apparently been trying to extort money from Apple. As Motherboard reported a few days ago, the group claims to have login details for hundreds of...

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Here's what Apple had to say about those WikiLeaks files on hacked Macs and iPhones

Apple has responded to the latest crop of WikiLeaks documents that allege the CIA had a number of projects meant to compromise Apple products.  "Based on our initial analysis, the alleged iPhone vulnerability affected iPhone 3G only and was...

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Twitter turns a discriminatory hashtag (on a blank page) into LOLs

Don't hold a blank piece of paper to your computer screen, unless you really want to be made fun of. In the wake of the Westminster attacks in London, some far-right politicians have predictably used the event to try and support their bid for a...

3 days on mashable.com

Apple says recent Wikileaks CIA docs detail old, fixed iPhone and Mac exploits

 Apple says that its preliminary assessments of the Wikileaks documents released today indicate that the vulnerabilities it details for iPhone and Mac were fixed years ago. The documents, which originated with the CIA, detailed a variety of...

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C.I.A. Developed Tools to Spy on Mac Computers, WikiLeaks Disclosure Shows

Leaked details about the spy agency’s cyberweapons programs suggest the agency had developed spy tools for older Mac software, and had worked on a newer version last...

3 days on nytimes.com

Google partners with Howard University to launch program for black engineers

Bonita Stewart, Google's vice president of global partnerships, says the tech industry barely talked about diversity when she joined the company around 10 years ago. On Thursday, she announced a deal that takes a step toward permanently changing...

3 days on mashable.com

Google Home goes on a defensive rant if you ask it about the CIA

Paranoid? Who's being paranoid? Following the Wikileaks March 7 Vault 7 data dump, which allegedly details a host of CIA hacking tools, people have started looking at their internet-connected devices with just a tad bit more skepticism. After all,...

3 days on mashable.com

Creator of nude soldier FACEBOOK group claims was failed sting op...

Creator of nude soldier FACEBOOK group claims was failed sting op... (Second column, 9th story, link) ...

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Facebook adds more familiar features to Messenger chats

Facebook has a habit of copping features from other apps and dropping them into Messenger, so the addition of message reactions and @-mentions in the social network's marquee messaging app was probably inevitable as the company slowly merges...

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4-year-old suspended for bringing a shell casing to preschool daycare, goes viral on Facebook

COLLINSVILLE, IL (KTVI) – The Collinsville mom behind a viral Facebook post spoke to Fox 2/News 11 Wednesday.Read...

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Microsoft expands connected car push with patent licensing

Microsoft's push into the connected car space has moved up a gear with a new patent licensing agreement with Toyota. The world's second-largest auto maker will have access to a range of Microsoft patents as part of the deal announced this...

3 days on pcworld.com

The Wirecutter's best deals: Apple's 15-inch MacBook Pro drops to $2,070

This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, they may earn affiliate commissions that support their...

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Primecap Sells NVIDIA, Microsoft, Union Pacific

The guru's top trades of the 4th quarterCheck out PRIMECAP Management Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of PRIMECAP Management (Updated on...

3 days on gurufocus.com

Leaked iCloud credentials obtained from third parties, Apple says

A group of hackers threatening to wipe data from Apple devices attached to millions of iCloud accounts didn't obtain whatever log-in credentials they have through a breach of the company's services, Apple said."There have not been any...

3 days on pcworld.com

Ryan Holiday: “Understanding Your Ego” | Talks at Google

Ryan Holiday sits down with Jordan Thibodeau for an interview about his thoughts on philosophy, his latest book *Ego Is The Enemy*, and other topics not covered in his previous talks such as: how we use work to hide from problems, conditional happiness,...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Apple will build iPhones in India, widening its market there

Smartphone assembly in Bangalore starts in a couple...

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New Apple iPad Pro 2 Models May Be Coming In June

Apple disappointed many with the release of the simply-named iPad earlier this week, but consumers and analysts aren’t giving up hope for that 10.5-inch iPad Pro 2 model that’s been rumored for quite some time. Now we’re...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Apple patents a way to transform your iPhone or iPad into a MacBook

Forget the iPhone 8 (or "X" or "Edition" or whatever it'll be called) that's coming later this year. As tech obsessors, we want to know what Apple's cooking up in its secret Cupertino labs for the future. A new patent...

3 days on mashable.com

Facebook makes Messenger more like iMessage with emoji reactions

Facebook has incorporated new features into its Messenger app, and they may seem familiar to iMessage users.Facebook Messenger now lets users add emoji reactions to individual messages, just how Facebook users can “react” to posts in their...

3 days on macworld.com

Google and Howard University partner for more diversity in tech

Diversity (or the lack thereof) at Silicon Valley companies like Google has been a hot topic in the tech industry of late -- just about every major tech company out there now is publishing diversity numbers and pledging to make their workforces...

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Former Google manager shares top 3 tips for landing your dream job

The 26-year-old CEO of a job-search site explains what to do to get...

3 days on cnbc.com

Apple explores using an iPhone or iPad to power a laptop

The notion of using a phone to power a computer isn't new -- we've seen companies like HP and Motorola try, and ultimately fail, to make it a reality for years. But that's not stopping Apple from considering the idea. The USPTO...

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Facebook is still trying to get people to use it for shopping

Facebook still wants to turn your News Feed into an online shopping tool. Its latest effort to turn into an ecommerce giant is a new ad format that lets brands pair their commercials with collections of images and product listings in the same post. When...

3 days on mashable.com

Alphabet Will Dominate Digital Ad Space, but Facebook Can Also Grow

Growth numbers from both online ad giants show no signs of slowing downRelated Stocks: GOOG,...

3 days on gurufocus.com

Google improves Photos and Duo for lousy connections

Google's been pretty busy this week. It added a location-sharing feature to the Maps app, started allowing sports teams and artists to post directly to its search results, teased us with a preview of Android O and vowed to make sure all Android...

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Updates to Google's Duo, Allo, and Photos apps bring small but important features

Google came packed with a bunch of announcements at its Google for Brazil event, but you don’t need to live in Rio de Janeiro to benefit from them. In addition to the new location sharing in Maps, Google is also rolling out updates to its Duo,...

4 days on macworld.com

Wikileaks documents show CIA's Mac and iPhone compromises

The U.S. CIA has had tools to infect Apple Mac computers by connecting malicious Thunderbolt Ethernet adapters to them since 2012, according to new documents purported to be from the agency and published by WikiLeaks.One of the documents, dated Nov....

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New $329 iPad May Help Apple Inc. Make A Comeback In Education Market

Apple gadgets — Macs, iPads and iPhones – made up half of the devices sold to American classrooms in 2013. But over the last few years, the company has been losing share in the education market to the likes of Microsoft Windows and...

4 days on valuewalk.com

Circle Of Life: iPad Going The Way Of The iPod?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is known for dramatic reveals. Exclusive, invite-only media events generally herald new product lines, but for the second time in known history, the company broke from tradition to announce its latest iPad model. The updated...

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Will The Apple’s iPhone 8 Look Like This? [CONCEPT]

Come this point in the Month of September; it’s possible that the next iPhone will be on sale. However, little if anything is officially known about what could be the iPhone 8. Yes, rumors are suggesting it will feature a radical new design....

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WikiLeaks’ Latest Vault 7 Dump Reveals CIA Is Targeting Apple Users

WikiLeaks has been gradually dumping documents it claims to have gotten from the CIA over the last few weeks, and the latest batch from what it’s calling Vault 7 purports that the U.S. intelligence agency has been targeting users of...

4 days on valuewalk.com

Never Mind the Apple Watch, AirPods Are the Future

Emily Bary, Barron'sOne new analyst report says Apple could sell three times as many AirPods as watches by...

4 days on realclearmarkets.com

WikiLeaks: CIA has all sorts of tools for hacking your Mac

One of Apple's big talking points is that Macs don't get viruses and that they're relatively safe when compared to Windows PCs. Well, WikiLeaks would like you to reconsider that notion with more info about Vault 7. The...

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Satisfaction With Smartphones Nearly Equal Between Apple, Samsung

Customer satisfaction with smartphones rises sharply if the phones are part of a personal ecosystem that includes smart home devices like thermostats, appliances, and digital assistants according...

4 days on 247wallst.com

CALA’s app fits designer clothing to your body using iPhone photos

 A new startup called CALA aims to make it easier for new designers to break into the fashion business by offering everything needed to run their e-commerce operations – from production to delivery. In addition, CALA’s...

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WikiLeaks releases new CIA documents describing Mac exploits

 WikiLeaks just shared a few new documents as part of the CIA Vault 7 data dump. These documents describe hacking methods allegedly used by the agency to access Apple devices and upload data. Most of today’s exploits are related to the...

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Facebook introduces a new ad format — product-focused ‘collections’

 Facebook is introducing a new ad format that should help retailers showcase their products. The last big addition to Facebook’s ad lineup came last year, with the launch of Canvas, a fast-loading, rich media ad. Like Canvas,...

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Drake's new album has inspired a whole lot of Google searches

It's a learning ting, eh. Drake has had a very busy week. He released his 22-track 'playlist' More Life last Saturday night and shattered records for both Apple Music and Spotify after its release.  SEE ALSO: The reunion that...

4 days on mashable.com

Buy Apple on excitement for the next iPhone, higher pricing, analyst says

Bank of America Merrill Lynch expects that demand for the next iPhone may outstrip supply for six months after...

4 days on cnbc.com

Apple’s Clips App Makes It Easy To Create Viral Videos

Earlier this week Apple announced its Clips App for iPhone and iPad. It’s an iOS based application that will enable iDevice owners to create viral-worthy videos quickly, that can be shared via social media. When the app makes its appearance of...

4 days on valuewalk.com

Facebook Messenger is basically Slack now

Facebook Messenger just got two new features that might look a little familiar. And no, it's not because Snapchat had them first.  Instead, the company is taking two features straight out of Slack's playbook with the addition...

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Facebook Messenger rolls out mention alerts and message Reaction emoji

 Group chat will get a bit less chaotic with the global rollout of two Facebook Messenger features it was previously testing in Vietnam. Users can now @mention friends in a group chat to send them a special notification to reply to your message...

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Most-Patched Android Phones In 2016: Google’s Latest Security Report

Android is the most popular OS in the world, but that doesn’t mean Google can take it for granted and ignore the numerous complaints regarding security issues. In fact, Google is quite intent on addressing the issues and has taken several measures,...

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Apple is closer to manufacturing phones in India, says report

Apple is getting closer to making a deal that would allow the company to start assembling its phones in India, according to a Wall Street Journal...

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Analyst Sees Little Impact as Google Advertisers Suspend YouTube Ads

Two of the world's largest advertisers, AT&T and Verizon, have suspended advertising on Google's YouTube as a reaction to programmatic placement of ads adjacent to videos with extremist...

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Apple buys automation app Workflow and makes it free

Apple has acquired Workflow, a popular productivity app that lets you automate tasks on your iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch.  The terms of the acquisition, which was first reported on by TechCrunch, were not made public, but Apple has confirmed...

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Facebook starts warning U.S. users when they're sharing fake news

In a few months, you may no longer have to write “FAKE” below your friends’ Facebook posts. Fake news warning alerts appear to be rolling out to Facebook users in the United States after first appearing in Germany in January. The...

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This is the amazing app Apple just bought

Apple recently acquired a company named Workflow. Here's how the Workflow app works, and why the acquisition...

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Apple Inc. Denies Hackers’ Claims Of Holding 600 Million iCloud Accounts

Apple has denied the claims by hackers who said they are in possession of 600 million iCloud accounts. In a statement to Fortune, the iPhone maker made it clear that there is no breach in the system. The hackers claimed that they are holding...

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Tech Today: Goldman Likes FireEye, Intel Ups Dividend, Apple’s Higher Prices

Here are some things going on today in your world of tech: Shares of Intel (INTC) are up 20 cents, or 0.6%, at $35.57, in pre-market trading after the company this morning said it raised its annual dividend by 5%, to $1.09 per share. Intel...

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Apple Buys Powerful Automation App Workflow

Automation is an important requirement with the growing number of apps and notifications, and Apple knows it. That is why it has acquired the popular automation app Workflow, according to TechCrunch. Pexels / Pixabay What does Workflow do? Like the IFTTT...

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AT&T, Verizon, Other Brands Flee Google, YouTube Over Offensive Videos

Many advertisers, big and small, have been pulling their advertisements from YouTube and Google for the last few days. Major U.S. brands like Johnson & Johnson, AT&T, Verizon and a few Irish advertisers are boycotting the search...

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This Stock Could Be Like Buying Apple in 2007

Did you miss Apple stock's 1,034% run-up since it introduced the iPhone? The good news is that Apple appears ready to shock the...

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Apple’s older iPhone 6s was the bestselling smartphone in 2016

Apple shipped around 60 million iPhone 6s units in 2016, IHS Markit data...

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Why Snap is more like Twitter than Facebook

Snap is more like Twitter than Facebook, according to exclusive analysis of credit scores from S&P Global Market...

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Apple Acquires Workflow Automation Tool for iPad, iPhone

Apple has acquired app builder Workflow for an undisclosed sum. The acquired company's development team will join...

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Google opens Howard University West to train black coders

Juniors and seniors from Howard University will study computer science at Google this...

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Apple iPhone 8 vs. Samsung Galaxy S8 vs. Google Pixel XL 2

The three biggest smartphone releases of 2017 will undoubtedly be the iPhone 8, Galaxy S8 and Google Pixel XL 2. With the Samsung device anticipated in the next few weeks, it will be something of a wait for the other two devices on the list, with Apple...

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Apple's strategy hasn't changed—and neither have pundits' takes

Punditry 101 lesson time: If you want to write about Apple, it’s a lot easier if you just ignore some stuff. Writing for The Guardian, Alex Hern says “Apple is tired of making Coca-Cola and now wants to sell champagne.” (Tip...

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Google adds audio calling to Duo and file sharing to Allo

Google's video calling app Duo and messaging app Allo will soon get some oft-requested features.  Google announced the changes to its communication apps, as well as some upgrades of other apps in services, at an event in São Paulo,...

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The $329 iPad could be just the thing for the education market

This winter has been packed with speculation about the future directions of the iPad product line, but nobody guessed that 2017’s first iPad announcement would be what we saw on Tuesday: An unexpected return of the original iPad line and the...

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AT&T, Verizon join companies pulling ads from Google and YouTube

YouTube video creators are fighting against the video service's filter screening out LGBTQ+ voices, while on the other end, advertisers are worried about a different type of content. In a movement that started with several UK brands...

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AT&T and Verizon join advertising boycott against Google over offensive YouTube videos

 AT&T and Verizon are the latest companies to pull advertising from Google’s display network amid concerns that company does not do enough to prevent ads from appearing on YouTube videos promoting terrorism and hate speech....

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India says no to most of Apple's demands

Apple is not getting any special treatment from the Indian government.  Despite the company’s imminent plans to begin manufacturing iPhones in the country, the Indian government remains committed to not folding to the Cupertino...

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