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Tuesday Highlights: Might Apple's ambitions to positively impact climate change "be based on misguided idealism"?; whatever the case, they're the company on the leading edge of change; Jonny Evans explores another industry Apple is transforming, air travel; Los Angeles Times reporting of billion dollar lawsuit which is aiming to force Apple, Microsoft, Google, others to fund safety campaign warning motorists of smartwatch dangers while driving; Apple the leader in revolutionizing payments security with Apple Pay; Glenn Fleishman at Macworld explains how to use iCloud Photo Library without crippling your broadband connection; Apple World Today on failures and foibles in iCloud Apple must address in iOS 9 and OS X 10.11; Google releases major update for Android Wear that puts Apple Watch squarely in its sights; Beyoncé has her own exclusive Apple Watch; YouTube being pulled from early iOS devices, smart TVs; apparently Jazy-Z's Tidal music biz is "a spectacular flop"; Apple seems to have left HTTPS bug on the table which leaves about "1,500 iOS apps vulnerable to man-in-the-middle attacks"; and their patch for Rootpipe in OS X doesn't fix the flaw according to former NSA employee; Forbes pits Galaxy S6 Edge against iPhone 6; reviews of new MacBook Pro from AppleInsider, and ZDNet.
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"Apple's climate change efforts might be based on misguided idealism: Apple has made it clear that it believes in global warming, and that it wants to fix what it regards as a problem. But should the company tone down its rhetoric on the issue?" CIO 8:21 AM
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"Google takes aim at the Apple Watch with major Android Wear update" The Inquirer 8:07 AM
"New survey shows Apple Pay more popular than PayPal, others among customers" iMore 1:35 PM
"Beyoncé has been spotted wearing an ultra-exclusive luxury Apple Watch that isn't for sale" Business Insider 8:35 AM
"Do You Watch Youtube On An Older Smart TV Or iOS Device? Not For Much Longer" Digital Trends 8:39 AM
"Google Kills YouTube for 2nd Gen Apple TV, Older iOS Devices" The Mac Observer 9:30 AM
"Suspects Armed With AK-47 Rob Man Of iPhone, Wallet In Society Hill" CBS Philly 1:59 PM
"Congress moves forward on cyberthreat sharing bill despite privacy concerns" IDG News Service 1:58 PM
"The numbers don't lie: Jay-Z's Tidal music service is already a spectacular flop" BGR 8:37 AM
"Google's mobilegeddon: If your business depends on people finding your website, then this will be an anxious day for you. Google is making changes to the way its search engine ranks sites, and that could send some hurtling down the rankings." BBC 8:06 AM
"TMO Daily Observations 2015-04-21: The Real Scoop on Twitter's DM Changes" The Mac Observer 1:26 PM
"The TouchArcade Show - 201 - The Loudest Keyboard You'll Ever Hear on a Podcast" Touch Arcade 8:38 AM
"Let's Talk iOS 078: The calm before the storm" iDownload Blog 8:24 AM
"The MacNN Podcast, episode 11: best backup practices, AMD in trouble" Electronista 8:24 AM
"Galaxy S6 Edge Vs iPhone 6 Plus Review: Apple's Past Broken By Samsung's Futuristic Vision" ["It also makes the S6 Edge stand out. While the iPhone 6 Plus is simply 'a bigger iPhone', the S6 Edge – while clearly a close relation of the flagship standard smartphone – is its own device with unique quirks and charms. Apple did the bare minimum to its hardware to reach for the phablet, while Samsung did something new and relatively unexplored."] Forbes 8:56 AM
"Review: Apple's all-new 12" MacBook with Retina display" AppleInsider 8:22 AM
"Refreshed MacBook Pro: Stunningly fast storage, spooky touchpad, delightful display" ZDNet 8:02 AM
"Review - DiVoom VoomBox Party Review" MacNN 10:22 AM
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"Managing Team Tasks with IFTTT, Slack, and Todoist" MacStories 1:58 PM
"Hands On: Hearthstone Heroes of Warcraft 2.5.8416 (iOS, Android)" MacNN 8:24 AM
"How to control what data you see in Health for iPhone" iMore 9:39 AM
"Don't panic: Your preordered Apple Watch is already en route to you" BGR 8:03 AM
"Finally, a sensible explanation of why you can't buy the Apple Watch this Friday" BGR 8:03 AM
"The Visible Secrets Coming In iPhone 7" Mac 360 7:57 AM
"We Can't Let John Deere Destroy the Very Idea of Ownership" ["Because computer code snakes through the DNA of modern tractors, farmers receive 'an implied license for the life of the vehicle to operate the vehicle.' It's John Deere's tractor, folks. You're just driving it."] Wired 8:34 AM
"Asia Markets: Hong Kong stocks rebound from big loss/Stocks in Hong Kong rebounded Tuesday from their largest tumble of the year, pulled higher by a surge in China Resources Enterprise, while Australian shares inched higher amid signals that the country's central bank could soon cut interest rates." MarketWatch 7:27 AM
"Europe Markets: European stocks pare gains after German data; Greek worries hover/European stock markets pared sharp gains on Tuesday after German economic sentiment fell for the first time in six months, and as investors monitored Greece's struggle with getting access to its next portion of bailout money." MarketWatch 7:27 AM
"Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks: Nasdaq's 10 most active stocks at 1 p.m." Associated Press 1:08 PM
"Midday Glance: Computer companies/Computer companies shares down at 1 p.m." Associated Press 1:08 PM
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