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Would you agree that iPhone changed the smartphone industry over all other phones? Vote for the results in the left column below or go straight to the results here.

Wednesday Highlights: Tripp Mickle at the Wall Street Journal asks if Apple is "trying to do too much" with a 10th anniversary iPhone and rumored features like wireless charging, face-recognition; Wired looks at 6 months in which Apple raced "to make the first iPhone a reality"; Vlad Savov thinks Apple gets simultaneously "too much and too little credit for iPhone"; Motherboard credits iPhone with objectifying our faces; Jonny Evans encourages enterprises to look to Apple in face of ransomware attacks; when finally made available, Gregg Keizer explains how you can install and try out macOS High Sierra public beta; Qualcomm's screen-embedded fingerprint scanner revealed at Mobile World Congress; PhoneBuff posts YouTube video speed test between OnePlus 5 and iPhone 7 Plus; in contrasting views, Forbes' Andy Robertson thinks iPad Pro with iOS 11 can be "only device your family needs" while Tom Warren at The Verge believes that combo "still won't replace your laptop"; Barron's op/ed suggests Apple may have a subscription problem; The Outline says "'Planet of the Apps' is even worse than you thought".

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Apple/Macintosh
  • "Is Apple Trying to Do Too Much to Mark the iPhone's 10th Anniversary? Anticipation of an anniversary iPhone have pushed Apple shares to new highs, but a delay of even a week would mean a lot of missed revenue"  WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 8:45 AM
  • "Put Down the IPhone and Appreciate Its Genius: Apple changed mining, and manufacturing, and the way we wait in lines. And made the music we listen to poorer."  Bloomberg 11:58 AM
  • "Defining the 21st Century: The iPhone is the best selling product ever, making Apple perhaps the best business ever."  asymco 3:34 PM
  • "Inside Apple's 6-Month Race to Make the First iPhone a Reality" Wired 7:26 AM
  • "The iPhone changed the way we communicate with our parents" The Verge 8:53 AM
  • "Apple gets too much and too little credit for the iPhone" The Verge 11:08 AM
  • "How the iPhone made accessibility accessible to everyone" Cult of Mac 11:09 AM
  • "The iPhone Has Objectified Our Faces" Motherboard 10:35 AM
  • "iPhone 2020: For the iPhone's 10th birthday, we imagine its future" Mashable 7:43 AM
  • "Why Apple's future's up on ransomware: Thousands of enterprises must upgrade fast. Apple is a viable choice" Computerworld 7:28 AM
  • "Apple has to get over its privacy hang-ups and launch better services" CNBC 1:44 PM
  • "Apple, AR, and The Potential for an Apple AR Headset" Tech.pinions [Subscription Required for Full Article] 9:56 AM
OS X
AppleCare/Troubleshooting
  • "PSA: Check which apps have access to your Dropbox account with new security tool" 9to5Mac 8:50 AM
  • "How to fix the spinner after login in macOS" Macworld 7:48 AM
Reviews/How-To/Tips
  • "FAQ: How to get the macOS 'High Sierra' public beta" Computerworld 7:27 AM
  • "How to add or remove credit cards in macOS Sierra's iCloud Keychain" Apple World Today 7:49 AM
  • "Five Ways To Rename Files On a Mac" MacMost 8:36 AM
  • "Turn A Mac's Screen Into An Animated GIF" Mac360 8:37 AM
Op/Ed
  • "The Cloud Attacks The Mac's Finder" Mac 360 7:53 AM
Press Releases
  • "Red Sweater's MarsEdit 4.0 Public Beta Released" MacStories 3:59 PM
  • "Mac blog publishing app MarsEdit 4 now available in public beta¬†" 9to5Mac 3:26 PM
  • "TurnTable 2.0 is the New Graphical Music Player" prMac 11:09 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple makes searchable WWDC 2017 video transcripts available" 9to5Mac 10:37 PM
  • "Apple publishes WWDC17 video transcripts, reminds developers of 64-bit app requirements" AppleInsider 10:37 PM
  • "As the iPhone turns 10, let's look back at 2007" [Slideshow] CNET 7:27 AM
  • "Qualcomm is taking fingerprint scanners below the surface: You can expect to start seeing fingerprint sensors underneath phone displays next year, says the chipmaker at Mobile World Congress Shanghai." CNET 7:32 AM
  • "Qualcomm demos working in-screen fingerprint reader, lending confidence to iPhone 8 hopes" 9to5Mac 7:51 AM
  • "Qualcomm's Screen-Embedded Fingerprint Sensor Makes Debut at Mobile World Congress" The Mac Observer 7:26 AM
  • "Vivo beats Apple to an under-display fingerprint scanner" Engadget 8:49 AM
  • "Video shows chaos inside Apple store as gunshots ring out in New York state mall" ABCNews 7:25 AM
  • "Nearly One in Four Windows Users Surveyed Plan to Switch to Mac Within Next Six Months" MacRumors 3:25 PM
  • "One of the best iPhone photos this year was taken in Singapore" CNET 8:40 AM
  • "Apple releases 'A Portrait of Canada' shot on iPhone video for Canada Day" 9to5Mac 3:26 PM
  • "Steve Jobs's Mock Turtleneck Gets a Second Life: The techno-savvy monk is still dead, but his uniform lives on." Bloomberg 8:41 AM
  • "Today in Apple history: Macintosh LC 520 sets its sights on the classroom" Cult of Mac 9:22 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "The Trump administration is threatening to expand its 'laptop ban' to all airlines that do not improve security" Recode 3:39 PM
  • "Canada supreme court says Google must yank search results globally" CNET 3:24 PM
  • "No, Donald Trump Isn't Calling For An Internet Tax" Wired 3:24 PM
  • "Doom II disks touched, signed by John Romero sell for over $3K" Ars Technica 10:58 AM
  • "Petya ransomware: Where it comes from and how to protect yourself" TechRepublic 9:21 AM
  • "Qualcomm's Snapdragon 1200 chips have built-in LTE for always-on connectivity" Digital Trends 8:52 AM
Publications/Podcasts
  • "Mac Malware, Cell Service Providers, Upgrading to macOS High Sierra – ACM 417" The Mac Observer 5:14 PM
  • "Apple's Czar of Cool, Hidden Mac Features -TMO Daily Observations 2017-06-28" The Mac Observer 1:35 PM
  • "AppStories, Episode 11 – iOS 11"s Impact on Third-Party Apps" MacStories 9:22 AM
  • "Episode 176: 'Camera Hernia'/We talk about photo management, then reminisce about the 10-year history of the iPhone, and where mobile computing might be ten years from now." The Committed 9:20 AM
Hardware/Software
  • "iPhone 8 Expected to Include Faster 10W USB-C Wall Charger" MacRumors 11:28 AM
  • "Barclays: iPhone 8 to ship with 10W USB-C power adapter with fast charging" iDownload Blog 12:04 PM
  • "The 'iPhone 8' May Feature a Faster 10W USB-C Wall Charger" AppAdvice 12:04 PM
  • "The evolution of iOS: From iPhone OS to iOS 11" Cult of Mac 9:22 AM
  • "Original 2007 iPhone 2G Vs iPhone 7 [Water And Drop Tests] Redmond Pie 9:56 AM
  • "This is the Most Accurate iPhone 8 Dummy Model So Far" AppAdvice 3:59 PM
  • "New Charging Sound Discovered in iOS 11, Perhaps for iPhone 8 Inductive Wireless Charging Functionality" MacRumors 1:39 PM
  • "Apple Seeds Fifth Beta of iOS 10.3.3 to Developers" MacRumors 12:04 PM
  • "Apple releases fifth iOS 10.3.3 + macOS 10.12.6 betas" 9to5Mac 1:38 PM
AppleCare/Helps
  • "Apple device owners unable to restore from backup as iCloud outage continues" AppleInsider 10:37 PM
  • "Apple's iCloud Backup feature has been down for some users since yesterday" 9to5Mac 10:27 PM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "15" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:49 AM
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:49 AM
  • "12" MacBook Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:49 AM

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Reviews
  • "Review: Apple 12.9-inch iPad Pro (Second Generation), 10.5-inch iPad Pro" iLounge 3:24 PM
  • "Review: Logitech Slim Combo Smart Connector keyboard for Apple's 10.5" iPad Pro" AppleInsider 10:35 AM
  • "Hands-on: CalDigit's TS3 is a compact dock with full speed MacBook Pro power delivery¬†[Video] 9to5Mac 9:56 AM
  • "iStorage diskAshur Pro2 Review: Encrypted external hard drive with keypad" Macworld 8:50 AM
  • "Lifeproof NüüD and FRē for iPhone 7 Plus review: Two waterproof cases, but only one was build to last" Macworld 7:47 AM
  • "Review: Hover Camera Passport drone is light and takes good pictures, suffers from poor support" AppleInsider 11:27 AM
  • "Wemo Mini Smart Plug review: Compact, smart, and inexpensive" TechHive 7:47 AM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "iOS 10.3.3 Beta 5: What's New Or Changed?" Redmond Pie 10:41 PM
  • "iOS 11 Turns The iPad Pro Into The Only Device Your Family Needs" Forbes 10:57 AM
  • "iOS 11 on an iPad still won't replace your laptop" The Verge 9:22 AM
  • "6 Videos Show You How iOS 11"s All-new AR-style City Flyovers Work" Apple Must 2:16 PM
  • "5 new features in Messages on iOS 11: The Messages app on iOS 11 is a heck of a lot better than iOS 10, yet it doesn't look all that different. Here's what you need to know" CNET 8:49 AM
  • "How to type faster with Key Flicks in iOS 11" Cult of Mac 3:25 PM
How-To/Tutorial
  • "How to protect yourself against Petya malware" CNET 3:58 PM
  • "How to use Notes in iOS 11" Apple Must 7:38 AM
Tips
  • "iOS 11: 17 new and hidden features for your Apple iPhone and iPad" [Slideshow] Telegraph 9:21 AM
Analysis/Commentary/Editorial/Opinion
  • "What iOS 11 tells us about the iPhone 8" 9to5Mac 10:37 PM
  • "The revolution in your pocket: How the iPhone changed everything/Apple expert Jason Snell reflects on 10 years of using the iPhone, and how it forever altered the way people work and live." TechRepublic 5:23 PM
  • "Here's how Samsung Bixby stacks up against Apple's Siri" Mashable 3:25 PM
  • "Will iPad Running iOS 11 Be The 'Ute' Of The Personal Computing World? – The 'Book Mystique" MacPrices 11:32 AM
  • "Does Apple Have a Subscription Problem? An analyst says that the App Store might be peaking. Meanwhile, the company hasn't quite succeeded with Apple Music and other new services."  Barron's 11:27 AM
  • "The iPhone Turns 10: Interesting Facts About This Revolutionary Device" AppAdvice 9:59 AM
  • "A touch of Cocoa: Inside the original iPhone SDK/Back in 2008, Ars took its first look at what Apple provided for iPhone developers."  Ars Technica 9:21 AM
  • "10 Years Later: My Original iPhone First Impressions" Thurrott 9:21 AM
  • "Apple's 'Planet of the Apps' is even worse than you thought: Here is what you get when you watch a reality show made by the world's most valuable tech company."  The Outline 9:20 AM
  • "Why This Apple Inc. iPhone 8 Rumor Isn't So Crazy: This Fool thinks reports of iPhone 8 display manufacturing challenges may have merit, despite supplier Samsung's experience building OLED displays." The Motley Fool 8:46 AM
  • "Apple Soothsayer Predicts Apple Glasses" Mac360 8:37 AM
  • "How Apple Is 'Running Scared" NoodleMac 8:31 AM
  • "See Apple's Trees In The Forrest?" TeraTalks 7:42 AM
  • "eXtensions: The Wednesday File (11) -iPhone Anecdotes, Updated Apps and a new iMac" eXtensions 7:18 AM
Non-Apple
  • "Rural America's Future Is Riding on a Cell Signal" Wired 7:29 AM
Humor/Cartoons
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Google Photos Launches Advanced Sharing Features" MacStories 1:39 PM
  • "Google Photos' new sharing features are starting to roll out" The Verge 11:45 AM
  • "Honda adds CarPlay to its 2018 Fit Sport" 9to5Mac 10:37 AM
  • "Magic Painting 1.0 for iOS/Android - Augmented Reality Coloring Book" prMac 7:44 AM
  • "2.5D Animation System for iPad Exports Stereoscopic Movies" prMac 7:44 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft: Petya ransomware attacks were spread by hacked software updater" ZDNet 8:44 AM
  • "Petya: The poison behind the latest ransomware attack/Unpatched Windows machines are getting hammered again by a new ransomware attacker." ZDNet 8:44 AM
  • "Microsoft, Analysts See Hack Origin at Ukrainian Software Firm" Bloomberg 8:47 AM
  • "Microsoft Windows Telemetry Exposes Nasty Petya Ransomware Spreading Globally In 65 Countries" HotHardware 5:01 PM
  • "Microsoft's next big Windows update will use AI to fight malware" Engadget 8:49 AM
  • "Microsoft Built An Advanced AI To Protect Windows 10 Users From Malware" Forbes 1:39 PM
  • "Microsoft Windows 10 Fall Creators Update To Feature Built-In AI Powered Malware Protection" HotHardware 5:01 PM
  • "British Royal Navy's New HMS Queen Elizabeth Warship Runs Windows XP, What Could Go Wrong?" HotHardware 5:00 PM
  • "Has IBM Watson's AI Technology Fallen Victim to Hype?" Fortune 1:39 PM
  • "IBM, Lightbend partner to build cognitive enterprise tech" ZDNet 8:44 AM
  • "IBM and Lightbend collaborate on AI platform" BetaNews 9:23 AM
  • "Intel launches 64-layer 545-series SSD - but doesn't offer significant performance or price benefits" V3 11:29 AM
  • "Intel SSD 545s is the company's new SATA based consumer SSD" Neowin 7:04 PM
  • "Intel launches 64-layer 3D flash client SSD" The Register 7:27 AM
  • "Intel Launches Budget-Friendly 512GB SSD 545" PC Magazine 8:45 AM
  • "Intel intros 64-layer, 3D NAND SSD" DigiTimes 8:49 AM
  • "Chipmaker AMD Makes a Big Bet on Brand-New Tech" Fortune 8:48 AM
  • "AMD launches new graphics card for machine learning" DigiTimes 8:49 AM
  • "AMD Vs. Nvidia: The Winner Among Datacenters And Workstations?" Seeking Alpha 11:30 AM
  • "AMD, Nvidia GPUs for Cryptocurrency Mining Unveiled" ExtremeTech 11:30 AM
  • "AMD and Nvidia won't talk about crypto-currency mining... and that's a worry for gamers" PCGamesN 11:30 AM
  • "AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition VS. Nvidia Titan Xp: Which Card Fares Better?" MobiPicker 11:30 AM
  • "Salesforce steps up developer efforts for Einstein" ZDNet 8:44 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Does Apple Inc. Stock Still Have Double-Digit Downside?" InvestorPlace 9:59 AM
Industry News
  • "S&P 500 posts biggest one-day gain in 2 months as financial shares rally: Nasdaq Composite rallies as tech weakness abates" MarketWatch 4:02 PM
  • "Big Gains on Wall Street Drive S&P 500's Best Day Since April" TheStreet 4:02 PM
  • "Wall Street surges as banks, Tech Stocks spark rebound" Reuters 4:02 PM
  • "Bank stocks lead rally ahead of Fed stress tests" FOXBusiness 4:02 PM
  • "U.S. Stocks Led Higher by Financial Companies: Technology shares rebound from rough prior-day's trade" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 4:01 PM
  • "Asian stocks pull back on U.S. tech declines, eurozone worries: Tech stocks slide in Taiwan, South Korea" MarketWatch 8:51 AM
  • "European stocks struggle near 2-month lows as euro rises: French consumer confidence at 10-year high" MarketWatch 8:51 AM

 
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