MacSurfer's Headline News
Home | Apple Stock | Tracked Sites | TechNN | | E-Mail | Sherlock Plugin
Close Left Panel | Login | Subscribe to MacSurfer's Headline News
Poll | Most Popular | Talking Heads | A Year Ago Today |

Thursday, January 19, 2017
Checked 3:20 PM; Last Updated 2:20 PM CST; 20:20 GMT
Subscribe to MHN
Member Login

News Archives
Yesterday's News
Talking Heads
Discussion Signup

Benefits Include:

• Custom Newspages
• Keyword-Built Page
• Timestamp Options
• Choice of RSS Feeds
• Headline Discussions
• MORE ...

Talking Heads
"How Apple will have to earn its next $1 trillion ..."

"EU Says Amazon, Apple End Exclusivity Obligations for Audiobooks: Apple ..."

"Why a former employee thinks Apple is 'boring' under Tim ..."

Most Popular
Yesterday's Top 20
Tuesday's Top 20
Monday's Top 20
Sunday's Top 20
Saturday's Top 20
Friday's Top 20
Thursday's Top 20

Today's Poll...
Has Apple become boring under Tim Cook?

Yes, sadly...
Not IMO! Excitement still abounds.
Not really sure...

General Interest
Press Releases
Computer Industry

RSS Feeds
General Interest
Press Releases
Computer Industry

Tracked Sites
Accelerate Your Mac!
Apple World Today
Cult of Mac
iUseThis OS X Software
Low End Mac
The Mac Observer
Macworld UK
O'Grady's PowerPage

A limited time offer. MacUpdate offers 82% off its COREL & FRIENDS BUNDLE for just $39.95. 5 awesome apps for Mac users: ParticleShop, Roxio Toast Express, Corel Painter Essentials 5, Corel AfterShot 3, and WinZip.

Has Apple become boring under Tim Cook? Vote for the results in the left column below or go straight to the results here.

Thursday Highlights: European Union drops antitrust case against Apple, Amazon over Audiobooks exclusivity—more in our Apple/Macintosh section; Matt Asay predicts Apple's next trillion dollars will be earned by its cloud-based services; Lance Ulanoff goes in depth on former Apple employee's comments that Apple is boring noting lack of conflict among executives; Dave Smith argues "Apple TV is a mess"; Glenn Fleishman explains the differences between erasing, partitioning Mac disks; Gizmodo article on maximizing laptop battery life; Super Mario Run poised for Android release in coming months; DigiTimes hears Apple prepping 3 iPads for 2017; paper also reporting wireless charging likely in next-gen iPhone; Ben Lovejoy thinks Apple would be really smart to release a display with built-in eGPU.

THURSDAY BLOWOUT: Every NEW or RENEWING paid subscriber receives 2 YEARS FREE.

  • "EU Says Amazon, Apple End Exclusivity Obligations for Audiobooks: Apple had previously only been allowed to source from Amazon's Audible unit" [Paid Membership Required] 7:09 AM
Wish you could change the timestamp position and/or show most-recent headlines first?
This custom enhancement and the full list of latest headlines currently available by SUBSCRIPTION...
  • "Mac malware is found targeting biomedical research: The malware, which Apple calls Fruitfly, can also run on Linux" IDG News Service 7:17 AM
  • "Malwarebytes reports first case of Mac malware for 2017, points out antiquated tactics" iDownload Blog 6:48 AM
  • "A drive and a partition: How to understand the difference when erasing Mac disks/When you want to format a hard drive, it helps to know the difference between a partition and a drive." Macworld 6:48 AM
  • "Off The Grid: A Modern FCPX-RED-Resolve Workflow - Part 3 - Editing" 6:49 AM
  • "How To Maximize Your Laptop's Battery Life" Gizmodo 7:27 AM
  • "Capture a series of screenshots and create a movie" The Robservatory 2:21 PM
  • "How to Export & Import All MySQL Databases" OS X Daily 2:21 PM
  • "Quickly Open Recent Files" MacMost 9:50 AM
  • "How To Edit vCards On A Mac" Mac360 7:47 AM
Press Releases
  • "TimeTable 3 Released - Export macOS Calendar Data" prMac 6:44 AM
  • "New Mail Desinger Pro 3.2 loves the Touch Bar" equinux 6:31 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple Chart Of The Day: iPhone sales mix" Apple 3.0 8:54 AM
  • "Apple Blamed For Allowing Texting While Driving: Will The Lawsuit Hold Up In Court?" Tech Times 7:33 AM
  • "Netflix found a way to play ball with Apple but still keep its key data a secret" BGR 7:34 AM
  • "India divided on Apple's demands for making iPhones locally" Mashable 7:06 AM
  • "Today in Apple history: Do you remember the Macintosh SE/30?" Cult of Mac 8:54 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "Tag Heuer Will Release a Luxury Android 2.0 Smartwatch in May" Digital Trends 1:51 PM
  • "Google bogged down with shipping Pixels, demand at Best Buy not a tenth of that for iPhone 7" iDownload Blog 1:58 PM
  • "Google struggling to meet consumer demand for iPhone 7 rival Pixel" AppleInsider 10:31 AM
  • "Super Mario Run is coming to Android devices" CNNMoney 7:19 AM
  • "Online fraud is now more common than car theft and burglary" Apple Must 7:01 AM
  • "Apple reportedly planning 3 new tablets for 2017" DigiTimes 6:43 AM
  • "Apple could keep us waiting for 3 new iPads" Cult of Mac 6:43 AM
  • "New iPads Might Not Launch Until Sometime in the Second Half of 2017" MacRumors 7:49 AM
  • "Lite-On Semi enters supply chain for next-generation iPhone, says report" DigiTimes 6:44 AM
  • "iPhone wireless charging reports continue as rumored supplier sees share price surge" 9to5Mac 6:44 AM
  • "Apple's AR-ready iPhone 8 will know your face" Computerworld 7:54 AM
  • "Rumor: Apple to incorporate facial and gesture recognition for next-gen iPhone" O'Grady's PowerPage 7:22 AM
  • "Apple Invents Dynamic Cinemagraph Presentations" Patently Apple 6:48 AM
  • "Apple's 'dynamic cinemagraph presentations' patent filing takes Live Photos to another level" Apple World Today 8:45 AM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "12" iPad Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:14 AM
  • "9" iPad Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:14 AM
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:14 AM

Deal Brothers Daily Deal: BuyBack+ offering 20% more for gadget trade-ins

  • "Apple's AirPods are a no-brainer — if you have the latest iPhone" VentureBeat 1:26 PM
  • "Vitality Apple Watch Deal: Yes or No?" Swim Geek 7:10 AM
  • "Comparison – iPad Mini Vs Huawei MediaPad M3" DailyTech 6:49 AM
  • "Can You Replace Your iMac 5K with a MacBook Pro and LG UltraFine 5K Display?" Bare Feats 1:23 PM
  • "Luscious leather: Twelve South RelaxedLeather iPhone case is beautiful and practical" Apple World Today 1:24 PM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Downwell Review: Fall Safely" MacStories 12:05 PM
  • "'Don't Starve: Shipwrecked' Review - Sail the Ocean, Don't Die" Touch Arcade 10:21 AM
  • "How to fix a slow or frozen iPhone or iPad" iMore 1:26 PM
  • "How to view and delete your Google search history" iDownload Blog 7:21 AM
  • "How to tell if Wi-Fi Assist is actually using too much iPhone data" 9to5Mac 1:26 PM
  • "What Would Steve Jobs Do to Fix Twitter?" Datamation 11:34 AM
  • "The Original iPhone Is Dead" Gizmodo 11:33 AM
  • "From the desk of Trip ('Cook must go') Chowdhry" Apple 3.0 10:17 AM
  • "It already sounds like the Galaxy S8's assistant will blow Siri out of the water" BGR 9:51 AM
  • "Opinion: An Apple display with built-in eGPU could be a smart move right now" 9to5Mac 9:30 AM
  • "What Would it Take for Me to Be Bullish on Apple Again?" Kirkville 8:47 AM
  • "It's Time For Siri To Grow Up" Mac360 8:44 AM
  • "Tim Cook's Boring Apple Operations vs. Google's Crashing Moonshot Projects" PixoBebo 8:43 AM
  • "iPhone: The Greatest Product Ever?" Mac360 8:43 AM
  • "A thousand wrongs for every right: Apple praise comes with baggage" Macworld 7:22 AM
  • "Cassandra: Thursday Review -Small Steps for Bangkok Retail; Apple Rumors and Being Economical with Facts" eXtensions 7:11 AM
  • "How Apple can bring the Touch Bar and Touch ID to desktop Macs: If the Touch Bar really can't ever be used except on your laptop's built-in keyboard, it's hard to see it becoming a Mac staple."  Macworld 6:44 AM
  • "Opportunities and Challenges for Amazon in 2017" Tech.pinions [Insider Content] 10:20 AM
  • "Loneliness: The problem technology elevated but hasn't yet solved" Computerworld 10:15 AM
  • "Two Possible Futures for Amazon's Alexa" Tech.pinions 6:48 AM
  • "This comedians parody of the Apple AirPods ad is real AF" Mashable 7:05 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Apple Taps Scheufelen's heaven 42 Paper For 'Designed by Apple in California' Limited Edition Collectible Coffee Table Book" PRNewswire 1:55 PM
  • "Apple News Format updated with new HTML list stylings and a new Design Tutorial" 9to5Mac 1:54 PM
  • "Best Hard Drives for Backing Up Your Mac in 2017" iMore 11:34 AM
  • "Honeywell Bluetooth Smart True HEPA is a boon for allergy suffers" Apple World Today 7:21 AM
  • "OFFICER solutions launches Fox 1.0 - New Royalty Software" prMac 6:44 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft to Surface Pro 4, Studio owners: Even better battery life plus faster wake-up" ZDNet 7:26 AM
  • "Microsoft's HoloLens headset is now available in Japan" Neowin 7:25 AM
  • "What HPE won in buying SimpliVity for $650M: one less competitor and a bigger market" GeekWire 7:47 AM
  • "HP and Astellas to speak at C&IT Corporate Forum" C&IT 7:47 AM
  • "AMD Infinity Fabric underpins everything they will make" SemiAccurate 7:25 AM
  • "AMD Radeon Pro Duo gets a massive price cut" Fudzilla 7:54 AM
  • "IBM Q4 16 Earnings Conference Call At 5:00 PM ET" Nasdaq 7:59 AM
  • "Oracle to buy API development firm Apiary" ZDNet 8:12 AM
  • "Oracle sued in the US for paying white men more: Department of Labor files suit" The Inquirer 7:26 AM
  • "U.S. Labor Department Sues Oracle Claiming Hiring, Pay Infractions" eWeek 7:27 AM
  • "China aims to build world's first exascale supercomputer prototype by 2017" The Verge 7:24 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "A huge new rally could be in store for Apple" CNBC 7:28 AM
  • "Apple, Microsoft Biggest Winners if Trump Grants $500 Billion Tax Holiday" TheStreet 7:09 AM
Industry News
  • "Dow Drops for Fifth Straight Session in Countdown to Trump Presidency: The Dow Jones Industrial Average falls for its fifth straight session on Thursday, further distancing itself from recent records, in the countdown to the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump." TheStreet 12:28 PM
  • "Wall St Dips as Investors Ready for Trump's Inauguration" FOXBusiness 12:28 PM
  • "Midday Update: Wall Street Drifts Lower As Risk Appetite Dims Before Inauguration" Nasdaq 12:29 PM
  • "Stocks drop ahead of Trump inauguration" USA Today 12:30 PM
  • "Bank, Energy Shares Push U.S. Stocks Lower: Some investors predict stocks will continue trading sideways until after Donald Trump's inauguration Friday" [Paid Membership Required] 12:31 PM
  • "Nikkei rises despite Toshiba's dive, as Asian markets hold steady" MarketWatch 7:59 AM
  • "European stocks retain losses after ECB keeps rates on hold" MarketWatch 7:59 AM

Tracked Sites >>>

Apple | Apple Service & Support | Apple Hot News | Apple Downloads | Apple Stock | AppAdvice | AppleInsider | Apple Must | AppleTell | App Sliced | AppleToolbox | Apple World Today | Architosh | Ars Technica | ATPM | Bare Feats | Betalogue | BGR | Creative Mac | Cult of Mac | Daring Fireball | Digital Arts | dpmac | Engadget | | gameDB | Gigaom | Gizmodo | iDevGames | iDownload Blog | iFixit | iLounge | iMore | Insanely Great Mac | Inside Mac Games | The Joy of Tech | Ken Stone's Final Cut Pro | LACPUG | Layers Magazine | The Loop | Mac360 | MacDailyNews | MacDirectory | MacGameFiles | Mac Gamer HQ | Macintosh Resource Page | MacMost | Mac OS X Hints | MacPrices | MacReviewZone | MacRumors | MacScripter | Macs in Chemistry | MacSlash | MacSpeedZone | MacStories | MacSurfer | MacTech | Mactrast | Macuarium | MacUpdate | Macworld | Macworld UK | Mashable | Microsoft Office:mac | ModMyi | The Mothership | The MUG Center | MyAppleMenu | MyMac | Patently Apple | The PC Weenies | prMac | ramseeker | Recode | Slashdot | Six Colors | TechCrunch | Tech Night Owl | TechRadar | TekRevue | Two Guys and a Podcast | The Next Web | The Verge | TidBITS | Touch Arcade | Tuts+ | VentureBeat | Yahoo! Tech | 148Apps | 9to5Mac

MacSurfer's Headline News Information

Macworld Web Award 2000 MacSurfer Headline News Staff
Publisher & Editor-in-Chief: P. Pearson
Managing & Weekday Editor: D. Mahaffy
Evening Editors: S. Siegling and D. Mahaffy
Weekend Editors: S. Siegling , A. Spaulding and D. Mahaffy

CEO: T. Jefferson
CFO: K. Midas
Editor Emeritus: W. Shakespeare
Writers Emeritus: W. Lewis, R. Chandler, W. Morris, G. Simenon, C. Vallejo, F. Garcia Lorca,
P. White, R. Adams, P. Valery, C. Aiken, R. Bradbury, F. Pessoa, S. Bellow, F. O'Connor
Art Directors: V. Van Gogh, C. Monet
Advertising Managers: C. Chaplin, H. Marx
Public Relations Firm: Bits & Bytes
Bomb Squad: Type 11 Errors
Chief Scientists: I. Asimov, S. Hawking
Road Crew: R. Petty, J. Cooper
Mechanics: Tom and Ray
Fishing Crew: A. Lindner, D. Stange, K. VanDam
Head Chef: Mom
Head Travel Guru: D. Pearson
Mascots: Cyberdog, Clarus the Dogcow
General Counsel: #%@*$$$$!