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Weekend Highlights: Scot Finnie at Computerworld swings his editorial axe at the argument "Apple can't innovate"; The Guardian asks if Apple has lost core supporters as iPhone lines are smaller than ever; John Paczkowski's interview with Phil Schiller goes into detail on Apple's obsessive design of the new iPhone cameras; Wall Street expresses concern and worry over whether this predicted iPhone 8/X supercycle isn't all it's cracked up to be; as a result, company stock suffering "worst week in 17 months, sheds $43bn in market value"; but not all see doom, Piper Jaffray ups AAPL target to $196 as iPhone X seen boosting profits; Gene Munster's Loup Ventures surveyed 388 consumers finding "better than expected demand for iPhone X and iPhone 8"; InvestorPlace thinks Apple's rise in the cloud space "is keeping margins high and the stock price up"; DxOMark reviews iPhone 8 Plus calling it "the best smartphone camera we've ever tested", and their iPhone 8 review hails it a "solid performance upgrade over the iPhone 7"—more on the new iPhones, Apple Watch in our Reviews section, including YouTuber's iPhone 8 durability test; iFixit tears down the 8.
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"Tim Cook on How Apple Champions the Environment, Education, and Health Care" Fortune 11:36 AM
"Apple Explains How It's Making Siri Smart Without Endangering User Privacy: Critics say Apple is depriving the AI that powers Siri of the personal information it needs to be an effective assistant. Apple execs say that's a false narrative." Fast Company 12:03 PM
"Apple's War on Buttons Is Nearly Complete: The iPhone has always managed to eschew buttons—but will we miss the click?" The Ringer 12:37 PM
"Why Tuesday Is Apple's Most Important Day in Three Years" Wired 2:10 PM
"How the iPhone rewired Apple — and the world — in 10 years" Moneywatch 8:04 AM
"iPhone 8 Augmented Reality Feature to Revolutionize Customer Experience" Forbes 7:49 AM
"Analysts expect Apple to get a revenue boost from the iPhone X's augmented reality apps" Business Insider 8:00 AM
"BBC Confirms iOS 11 GM URLs Were Leaked to 9to5Mac and MacRumors" Daring Fireball 8:10 AM
"Was Apple employee behind alleged iPhone 8 leaks?" CNET 7:55 AM
"The MUG Event Calendar for the Week of September 11: Bob LeVitus X2, Adam Engst, Jeff Gamet, Joe Kissell, & Chuck Joiner" The MUG Center 8:54 AM
"OWC Now Shipping Thunderbolt 3 Dock With 13 Ports" MacPrices 12:56 PM
"OWC Now Shipping Award-Winning Thunderbolt 3 Dock -- OWC's Most Powerful Connectivity Solution Ever -- Features Thunderbolt 3, USB 3.1 Gen 1, Gigabit Ethernet, Mini Display Port, FireWire 800, SD Card Reader, Digital Audio, & MORE" Thomas PR 8:46 AM
"Piano Tuner PT1 1.0 released for macOS - Professional Piano Tuning App" prMac 8:06 AM
"S&P sets record closing high as storm, N. Korea fear fades" Reuters 4:19 PM
"Dow Climbs Back Above 22000 as Fears Ease: Haven assets, including U.S. government bonds and gold, retreat" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 4:19 PM
"Asian markets rev up after lull in North Korea tensions: Nikkei bounces back from 4-month low; Samsung helps lift Kospi" MarketWatch 8:39 AM
"European stocks jump by most in 4 weeks as North Korea, Irma fears recede: Stocks across Europe rallied on Monday, led by gains for insurance stocks as Hurricane Irma took a narrower path over Florida than expected, promising less damage." MarketWatch 12:36 PM
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