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  • "Apple's potential mining play is about more than money, industry experts say" ["'Apple is a buyer of batteries, not a buyer of battery components, and it's a number of steps away from the raw materials side. So this is significant — the reason they're doing it is supply chain visibility,' Simon Moores, managing director of Benchmark Minerals, told CNBC. 'They need to know that children have not been illegally mining where their cobalt is coming from.'"]  CNBC 8:30 AM
  • "Apple Plans Upgrades to Popular AirPods Headphones: Company working on water resistance, more Siri integration"  Bloomberg 7:02 AM
  • "Apple said to debut voice-activated Siri AirPods in 2018, water-resistant model in 2019" TechCrunch 7:07 AM
  • "Annual Apple Pay Review: Adoption Jumps, but Still a Long Way to Go" Loup Ventures 8:29 AM
  • "Safari Technology Preview 50 for Mac Release Delivers Bug Fixes and Feature Improvements" MacTrast 8:32 AM
  • "How to Merge and Remove Duplicate Contacts in macOS and iCloud" MacRumors 8:32 AM
  • "Why you can't use the Image Capture Mac app to delete photos on your iOS devices" Macworld 8:14 AM
Press Releases
  • "TweetDeck limiting usage of multiple accounts to comply with Twitter's anti-spam rules" 9to5Mac 8:14 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Worldwide smartphone shipments slip for first time ever: Apple and Samsung hit/Chinese phone giants grow, the big 5 are left n the cold" The Register 8:15 AM
  • "Apple opens its first store in Austria Saturday" Apple 7:03 AM
  • "Apple Opens its First Store in Austria Saturday" Business Wire 8:38 AM
  • "Sexual Harrassment: There's an App to Report That/Some companies experiment with apps designed to make reporting bad behavior at work easier" [Paid Membership Required] 7:01 AM
  • "Smart Speaker Satisfaction High, but It's Early Days" Loup Ventures 7:18 AM
  • "Apple's latest iPhone X ad touts development of Portrait Lighting" AppleInsider 7:02 AM
  • "Video: Apple explains development of Portrait Lighting on iPhone" Apple Must 7:02 AM
  • "How to raise the next Steve Wozniak, according to Steve Wozniak" CNBC 8:31 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "Caterpillar has an updated version of its thermal phone, but it costs as much as an iPhone X: Is a thermal camera worth $1,000?" The Verge 8:40 AM
  • "Here comes Samsung's answer to the iPhone X: Apple made huge leaps forward with its newest phone. What could we see from its biggest rival and the Galaxy S9?" CNET 8:15 AM
  • "Net neutrality rules die on April 23rd" The Verge 8:23 AM
  • "The FCC's order gutting net neutrality is now official — but the fight is just getting started" TechCrunch 8:14 AM
  • "The world of Android is about to change in a big way" Mashable 7:19 AM
  • "RIP, Swype: Thanks for all the sor--speec--speedy texting" The Register 7:15 AM
  • "Google worker says he was sacked for liberal views" Telegraph 7:02 AM
  • "The life and death of Twitter for Mac" [Podcast] iMore 8:34 AM
  • "Apple looks to patent yoga calorie counting" Axios 7:12 AM
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  • "10" iPad Pro Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 6:59 AM
  • "9" iPad Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 6:59 AM
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices (2017 models)" MacPrices 6:59 AM

  • "Review: ZAGG Slim Book Keyboard Case for 10.5-inch iPad Pro" MacTrast 8:32 AM
  • "Oliv. Magnetic Mounts review: Refined design" iMore 8:32 AM
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  • "Siri vs Siri: What Apple's AI can and can't do on every Apple device"  Macworld 7:03 AM
  • "'Alto's Odyssey' Review: Once More Down the Mountain" Touch Arcade 8:32 AM
  • "How to Decline a Call When the iPhone is Locked" iPhone Hacks 8:17 AM
  • "How to use Messages, Reminders, and Notes on the HomePod" Apple World Today 8:08 AM
  • "Why Apple Won't Release a Midcycle Gold iPhone X" The Motley Fool 8:31 AM
  • "Nothing on but repeats: Recycling iPhone X doom" Macworld 7:03 AM
  • "Cat S61 hands-on review: Brawnier. Brainier. Cat's S61 measures heat, distance, and even air quality" Digital Trends 8:23 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Anchor's new app offers everything you need to podcast" TechCrunch 8:14 AM
  • "This iHealth device lets you keep track of your blood pressure with Ease" Apple World Today 8:08 AM
  • "Prizmo Go 2.0 hits the App Store - Instant Text OCR for iPhone and iPad" prMac 8:23 AM
  • "Prizmo Go: Instant Text Capture (iPhone, iPad)" Creaceed 8:07 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Inside Microsoft's new Dublin home: an LED waterfall, a digital lake and a DreamSpace/One Microsoft Place in Leopardstown officially opened by Taoiseach" Irish Times 7:33 AM
  • "Microsoft Surface Pro and its accessories launched in India: Price, specifications/Microsoft Surface Pro comes with an 8-megapixel autofocus rear camera that supports 1080p video recording while there is a 5-megapixel front camera on the detachable that is capable of recording 1080p videos, as well." Financial Express 7:20 AM
  • "New Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) Messaging Extension released for Microsoft Teams" MSPoweruser 7:33 AM
  • "Intel will bring 5G to laptops in 2019: 5G will be a key part of the company's 'Always Connected' PC plans." Engadget 8:35 AM
  • "Intel claims it may finally have fixed Spectre flaw" ITProPortal 7:21 AM
  • "Intel Rolls Out Spectre Fixes For Skylake, Kaby Lake, And Coffee Lake Chips" Tech Times 7:20 AM
  • "First Intel, now AMD also faces multiple class-action suits over Spectre attacks" ZDNet 6:44 AM
  • "AMD faces more Spectre class-action over 'misleading' processor performance claims: Plaintiffs claim AMD deceived customers over processor performance" The Inquirer 8:18 AM
  • "AMD expands Epyc, Ryzen lines with new embedded processors: Chips take aim at networking, storage and industrial solutions" The Inquirer 6:39 AM
  • "AMD expands Epyc and Ryzen lines" Fudzilla 7:20 AM
  • "Packet rolls out AMD EPYC CPUs for global bare metal cloud" ZDNet 8:17 AM
  • "AMD Embedded Processors EPYC 3000 And Ryzen V1000 Launch" Geeky Gadgets 7:20 AM
  • "AMD announces Epyc, Ryzen embedded families" bit-tech 7:20 AM
  • "Dell Unveils Four New 'Product Agnostic' Certifications Around Cloud, Services And Security" CRN 7:18 AM
  • "Global Gaming Laptop Market 2018- Dell, Razer, HP, MSI, Acer" E Ontario Now 7:19 AM
  • "Oracle Data Cloud Announces Advanced Data Training and Marketing Program" Martech Advisor 7:31 AM
  • "Cisco Jabber for Windows Input Validation Flaw in Processing Embedded Media Lets Remote Users Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks" Security Tracker 7:33 AM
  • "IBM expands storage systems to enable modern digital business strategies" SiliconANGLE 7:25 AM
  • "Samsung, Qualcomm to make 5G chips with 7-nanometer process" ZDNet 6:45 AM
  • "Researchers Develop a File System for DNA-Based Storage" ExtremeTech 8:35 AM
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Industry News
  • "Stocks poised for rebound, but Fed-driven jitters linger: Jobless claims fall by 7,000 in latest week" MarketWatch 8:36 AM
  • "Stock futures turn positive despite interest rate hike jitters" FOXBusiness 8:36 AM
  • "U.S. Selloff Ripples Through Global Markets: Decline comes after Fed minutes prompted concerns among investors over interest-rate rises" [Paid Membership Required] 8:36 AM
  • "Asian stocks largely slide following Wall Street's retreat: Nikkei, Hang Seng indexes drop more than 1%" MarketWatch 8:35 AM
  • "DAX slides 1% after Fed rate-hike worries slap Wall Street lower: Germany business climate index falls" MarketWatch 8:35 AM

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