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Sunday, July 24, 2016
Checked 3:30 PM; Last Updated 3:15 PM CDT; 20:15 GMT


General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple Watch Sales Drop Dramatically Ahead Of Hardware Refresh: The smartwatch market contracted for the first time, thanks to a plunge in Apple Watch sales, according to a report from IDC. However, the report showed that Samsung, Lenovo, LG, and Garmin made gains." InformationWeek 7/22
  • "FBI Looks for Touch ID Workaround by 3D Printing Fingers" The Mac Observer 7/22
  • "Police Want to 3D Print a Dead Man's Fingers to Unlock His Phone" Gizmodo 7/22
  • "We'll Have to Wait Longer for That Apple Car Than We Thought" Gizmodo 7/22
  • "Edward Snowden designs an anti-snooping iPhone case: A bouquet of barbed wire wrapped around a brick" The Inquirer 7/22
Non-Apple News
  • "Verizon Finalizes $4.8 Billion Yahoo Deal: Verizon plans to announce deal early Monday, ending months of speculation" [Paid Membership Required] 12:58 PM
  • "Neil Young's Pono Music will be offline for 'several weeks': The uncompressed music service is switching infrastructure providers after its partner got bought." Recode 3:14 PM
  • "6 incredibly rare Pokemon that are currently impossible to find in Pokemon Go" BGR 8:49 AM
  • "The new Mystery Science Theater 3000 is coming to Netflix" The Verge 6:17 AM
  • "Verizon and Yahoo are set to announce an exclusive $5 billion deal: The terms are still unclear." Recode 7/23
  • "Someone already caught all 142 Pokemon in America" BGR 7/23
  • "Israel is opening an innovation center to showcase Israeli technology and inspire young entrepreneurs" TechCrunch 7/22
  • "Pokémon Go launches in Japan with McDonald's as first sponsor: The tie-up with McDonald's provides a new revenue stream for the game" Computerworld New Zealand 7/22
  • "Spotify Is Now Letting Other Companies Check Out Your Tunes — And You" NPR 7/22
  • "The Talk Show: 'Special Bullying Venue', With Special Guest Glenn Fleishman" Daring Fireball 7/23
  • "Coming July 23: Gene Steinberg meets Josh Centers of TidBITS, and Bryan Chaffin, of The Mac Observer, this week on The Tech Night Owl LIVE!" The Tech Night Owl LIVE 7/22
  • "AppleInsider podcast talks Apple Watch battery life, beta updates, iOS 10 liquid detection, more" AppleInsider 7/22
  • "TMO Daily Observations 2016-07-22: Unlocking iPhones with 3D Printed Fingers, Uber-waterproof iPhone 7" The Mac Observer 7/22
  • "Final Cut Pro Radio Episode 18" FCPRadio 7/22
  • "The Next Track, Episode #10 – Setting Up a Home Media Server" Kirkville 7/22