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Apple/Macintosh
  • "Apple Sets Theatrical Release Dates for Original Films 'The Banker,' 'Hala' and 'The Elephant Queen' (Exclusive)"  Variety 5:18 PM
  • "Apple Plans to Bring Feature-Length Films to Theaters: Maker of iPhone would keep movies in cinemas for weeks before release on streaming TV"  WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 7:52 AM
  • "Apple will seek theater deals for movies before streaming: WSJ" Reuters 7:52 AM
  • "Apple TV Plus movies might hit theaters before streaming service: It's apparently trying to avoid creating industry tension like Netflix." CNET 8:14 AM
  • "Apple will reportedly release its films in theaters weeks before they come to Apple TV Plus" The Verge 9:26 AM
  • "Apple's Shift to Services Is Complete. That Might Not Be Good News for Its Stock."  Barron's [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:45 AM
OS X
News
  • "macOS Catalina Launch Expected on Oct. 4: Apple seems to have leaked the macOS Catalina launch date in an image for Apple Arcade." PC Magazine 7:52 AM
  • "Apple rumored to launch MacOS Catalina next week, ahead of October event" Digital Trends 8:36 AM
  • "MacOS Catalina might be released as early as next week: The Danish version of Apple's MacOS site briefly referenced an Oct. 4 release date." CNET 12:35 PM
  • "macOS Mojave 10.14.6 Supplemental Update 2" TidBITS 12:35 PM
  • "Security Update 2019-005 (High Sierra and Sierra)" TidBITS 12:35 PM
AppleCare/Troubleshooting
Reviews/How-To/Tips
  • "13+ macOS Catalina enhancements you'll want to use" Computerworld 9:57 AM
  • "Why you should use Google Photos over iCloud Photos: Sharing photos and movies/It's a common problem to want a set of media that you share with another person or your whole family, but iCloud Photos doesn't support it."  Macworld 8:36 AM
Press Releases
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple Has the Hottest Brand in Hearables: The company's Beats brand isn't too shabby, either."  Motley Fool 8:44 PM
  • "Apple Hires AstraZeneca Chief Information Officer David Smoley: Apple Inc. has hired David Smoley, chief information officer of pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca Plc, for a vice president role."  Bloomberg [Free/Paid Registration Required] 1:37 PM
  • "Apple hires former AstraZeneca CIO David Smoley" AppleInsider 2:44 PM
  • "Apple TV Plus, Disney Plus Will Enter Europe Playing Catch-Up to Netflix, Amazon"  Variety 8:29 AM
  • "Apple TV+ will struggle to meet European quotas for local content at launch" AppleInsider 8:37 AM
  • "EU ready to act alone on digital tax if no global deal in 2020" Reuters 2:52 PM
  • "The 10 best smartphones you can buy right now: Samsung, Huawei, Apple, and OnePlus all revealed the latest smartphones with only Google's Pixel 4 left to appear. Apple regained the top spot, despite some stiff competition from Samsung and Huawei." ZDNet 7:51 AM
  • "Ashton Kutcher reveals why Steve Jobs' fruitarian diet is a bad idea" Cult of Mac 8:41 AM
  • "Ghostwriter — Official Teaser Trailer | Apple TV+" YouTube 12:43 PM
  • "Helpsters — Official Teaser Trailer | Apple TV+" YouTube 12:43 PM
  • "Snoopy In Space — Official Trailer | Apple TV+" YouTube 12:42 PM
Non-Apple News
  • "Study Proves The FCC's Core Justification for Killing Net Neutrality Was False: The biggest study yet finds Ajit Pai's repeated claims that net neutrality hurt broadband investment have never been true."  Vice 5:21 PM
  • "Researchers Think They Know How Many Phones Are Vulnerable to 'SIMjacker' Attacks" Vice 2:45 PM
  • "Whistleblower case opens window into secret computer systems" Associated Press 12:48 PM
  • "Motorola's Razr foldable will reportedly debut in 2019" 9to5Google 9:26 AM
  • "The Galaxy Fold is now available for purchase in the US" TechCrunch 9:25 AM
  • "Google turns 21: How two Stanford University whiz kids accidentally built a tech empire" BetaNews 8:34 AM
  • "Column: Amazon Care may be to healthcare what Amazon Prime is to shopping" Los Angeles Times [Paid Membership Required] 8:13 AM
  • "Enjoy Free Internet at the Library? You Can Thank This Woman: Librarian Jean Armour Polly along with African pioneer Adiel Akplogan are among this year's 11 inductees to the Internet Hall of Fame." Wired [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:13 AM
Publications/Podcasts
  • "New iPhones! New Watches! New Games! – The TouchArcade Show #417" Touch Arcade 7:43 PM
  • "Briefing -Fixing Disk Problems Using DaisyDisk" MacVoices 2:49 PM
  • "9to5Mac Daily: September 27, 2019 –┬ámacOS Catalina release date, Siri + Spotify" 9to5Mac 1:00 PM
  • "iOS Updates, New Amazon Hardware, an Apple Security Advisory, and New Apple Gear" Intego Mac Podcast 12:48 PM
  • "9to5Mac Happy Hour 244: iPhone 11 impressions and iPadOS 13.1 debut" 9to5Mac 8:46 AM
  • "iPhone 11 Pro is even better than we hoped! We tell why, on The CultCastCult of Mac 8:41 AM
  • "Apple's U1 chip, 2020 iPhone, iOS 13.1, plus Izotope's John Wyner on the AppleInsider Podcast" AppleInsider 8:41 AM
Hardware/Software
  • "New Checkm8 jailbreak released for all iOS devices running A5 to A11 chips: New jailbreak will work on iPhones 4S up to iPhone 8 and X."  ZDNet 7:51 AM
  • "New 'unpatchable' iOS exploit could lead to permanent jailbreak for iPhone 4s to iPhone X"  9to5Mac 7:54 AM
  • "Checkm8 Exploit Opens Door to Unpatchable Jailbreak on iPhone 4S Through iPhone X" MacRumors 9:44 AM
  • "Checkm8 exploit promises permanent jailbreak for Apple A5-A11 devices" VentureBeat 10:43 AM
  • "New iOS exploit checkm8 allows permanent compromise of iPhones" Malwarebytes 2:37 PM
  • "New iPhone exploit rocks the jailbreaking community" Mashable 1:00 PM
  • "Apple Releases 10.2-inch iPad (7th Generation) a Week Early" LAPTOP Magazine 8:51 AM
  • "iPad teardown reveals 'hand-me-downs' from iPhone 7, iFixit says" CNET 5:54 PM
  • "The 40mm Apple Watch Series 5 comes with a new battery design: It may have enabled the watch's better battery life." Engadget 8:27 AM
  • "Apple Releases iOS and iPadOS 13.1.1 With Siri and Battery Drain Fix, Keyboard Vulnerability Update and More" MacRumors 12:27 PM
  • "Apple releases iOS and iPadOS 13.1.1 updates with third-party keyboard fix" AppleInsider 12:30 PM
  • "iOS 13.1.1 arrives with fixes for battery drain and keyboard security flaw" Cult of Mac 12:48 PM
  • "Apple Has Not Forgotten About Its Older Devices, Releases iOS 12.4.2 Update" UberGizmo 8:44 PM
  • "Use of Swift in iOS 13 has doubled compared to iOS 12" iMore 8:32 AM
  • "Apple dragged further into woes of Japan Display: Troubled screen maker is one of two suppliers for iPhone 11 and Apple Watch" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 8:32 AM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:52 AM
  • "13" MacBook Air Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:52 AM

Reviews/How-To/Tutorials/Tips
Reviews
  • "iPhone 11 review: The best iPhone for most people" ZDNet 2:51 PM
  • "Review: iPhone 11, the iPhone for everyone" Intego 12:28 PM
  • "Apple Watch Edition: Hands-on with the redesigned white ceramic Series 5" 9to5Mac 7:08 PM
  • "Apple Watch Series 5 Review: incremental changes for a solid device" Intego 10:44 AM
  • "Top iPhone 11 features – an even better bang for the buck [Video] 9to5Mac 12:29 PM
  • "Night Mode Photography With the iPhone 11" MacMost 1:01 PM
  • "Hands on with the 2019 10.2-inch iPad" AppleInsider 10:43 AM
  • "HP 27f 4K monitor review: The HP 27f has crisp, 4K image quality but lacks the niceties of other monitors" Digital Trends 1:25 PM
  • "Mini-review: Case•Mate's Hook Ups cases for Apple's AirPods" Apple World Today 7:53 AM
  • "Hands-on: Anker PowerPort III Nano is the USB-C charger Apple should've shipped" 9to5Toys 5:22 PM
  • "Review: SteelSeries Arctis 1 Wireless/What if your gaming headset could go with you anywhere?" Wired [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:15 AM
iOS Apps
  • "tvOS 13: The MacStories Review" MacStories 12:35 PM
  • "Apple Arcade: 'Frogger in Toy Town' Review – Leap Into it and Have a Hoppy Good Time" Touch Arcade 5:43 PM
How-To/Tutorial
  • "The fastest way to update (and delete) apps on iOS 13" The Next Web 7:11 PM
  • "Everything You Need to Know About Night Mode in the iPhone 11 and 11 Pro" MacRumors 2:43 PM
  • "How to use Look Around in Maps for a street level view" iDownload Blog 8:51 AM
  • "Google finally solves this common browser problem. Start using it now: How to save your sanity with one click with Chrome's new Pause/Play feature." CNET 8:26 AM
  • "iPad 7 Teardown"  iFixit 8:10 AM
Tips
  • "Apple's iPadOS has arrived — here's how to get the most out of it" Digital Trends 8:36 AM
  • "Here's where Apple hid burst photos in the iPhone 11"s camera app" CNET 8:25 AM
Analysis/Commentary/Editorial/Opinion
  • "Why there are so many TV streaming services? Getting everything you want can be very expensive." Engadget 9:43 AM
  • "The Apple Watch Series 5 and Battery Life" Kirkville 8:51 AM
  • "Apple Arcade is the best part of iOS 13. Now Apple needs to open it up: The stellar service shines a light on just how bad mobile gaming has gotten, but exclusivity is holding it back."  Macworld 8:36 AM
  • "Is the writing on the wall for the Apple TV? Does the pricey set-top box still have something to offer?"  Macworld 8:36 AM
Non-Apple
  • "Hands-On With Samsung's New Galaxy Fold" MacRumors 5:20 PM
  • "Samsung Galaxy Fold: Futuristic, but compromised/Foldable displays just aren't ready yet." Mashable 5:19 PM
  • "Is Google Play Pass worth it? Depends on who you are" Android Police 2:44 PM
  • "Chrome OS 101: How to save and retrieve files" The Verge 2:43 PM
  • "These Mistakes Can Derail a Legacy Software Conversion" ReadWrite 10:44 AM
  • "Data sharing is key to innovation in health care: To improve people's quality of life and prevent disease, health systems worldwide need to embrace digital platforms." MIT Technology Review 10:04 AM
  • "Think you can spot a phishing email? Think again" BetaNews 8:35 AM
  • "Galaxy Watch Active 2 review: An acceptable midrange smartwatch" Engadget 8:24 AM
  • "Hands on with Marvel Dimension of Heroes: Fun, frantic though repetitive AR gameplay" PCWorld 8:12 AM
  • "(Virtually) Never Alone: The rise of the virtual sidekick, and what it says about the shift in video game storytelling." Slate 8:11 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Mario Kart Tour for iOS is already a smash hit worldwide: You can't say no to Mario Kart." iMore 6:13 PM
  • "LG's 2019 UHD UM7X TVs Now Support AirPlay 2 and HomeKit" MacRumors 5:22 PM
  • "98point6 brings AI-fueled telemedicine to Sam's Club members" GeekWire 1:25 PM
  • "Logitech Acquires Streamlabs, Aims Game Streamers" AnandTech 12:48 PM
  • "Linksys Intelligent Mesh routers will add HomeKit compatibility" Apple Must 12:26 PM
  • "Time to ditch the Apple Pencil? A wave of new styluses are hitting the market" TrustedReviews 12:26 PM
  • "Pixelmator Team announces Pixelmator Pro upgrade program and discount" prMac 10:43 AM
  • "Shortcuts Corner: Search YouTube, Preview Folder Contents, and Play Recent Music Albums" MacStories 10:43 AM
  • "Old School Arcade Platformer 'Cursed Castilla' Is Coming to iOS Next Month with Pre-Orders Now Live on the App Store" Touch Arcade 8:50 AM
  • "Tempo run log app for Apple Watch runners gains iOS 13 Dark Mode, double run days feature, more" 9to5Mac 8:46 AM
  • "You'll soon be able to ask Siri to play songs on Spotify" Engadget 9:25 AM
  • "Spotify is finally getting Siri support with iOS 13" The Verge 8:15 AM
  • "iPhone 11 Pro Guidebook - eBook released for iPhone 11 Pro, Max & iOS 13" prMac 8:10 AM
  • "Two big complaints about Doom and Doom II fixed on iOS" Cult of Mac 7:55 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft: If your Windows 10 PC is picked by AI for update, a crash is less likely/Microsoft reckons its machine-learning models are improving the Windows 10 upgrade experience." ZDNet 7:51 AM
  • "Microsoft could be planning to launch both a Surface 7 and Surface Pro 7" Digital Trends 3:10 PM
  • "Windows malware turns PCs into zombies: Nodersok malware has already infected thousands of Windows PCs" TechRadar UK 8:43 PM
  • "Intel provides new Optane, 3D NAND updates" DigiTimes 8:25 AM
  • "How Intel's Supply Shortage Has Affected Its Business" Market Realist 8:44 AM
  • "AMD Ryzen 7 3800X Versus Intel Core i9-9900K: What's The Best 8-Core Processor?" Forbes 8:16 AM
  • "The Killer AMD Threadripper Build You'll Love To Hate" HotHardware 12:26 PM
  • "Report: AMD's Server Processor Market Share To Breach 10% In 2020, Buoyed By Enterprise Wins" Benzinga 6:16 PM
  • "HP's new Chromebooks support the universal stylus standard" The Verge 8:46 AM
  • "HP's latest x360 Chromebooks ship with universal stylus compatibility" Engadget 12:35 PM
  • "Dell's First 6-Core XPS 13 Starts Shipping in October" LAPTOP Magazine 8:51 AM
  • "Oracle's Autonomous Cloud Security Claims Met with Skepticism" ITPro Today 9:44 AM
  • "SPARCs fly as Oracle recharges Arm server processor designer Ampere with $40m" The Register 8:40 PM
  • "Cisco helps ease blight of tourism on Orkney's Wi-Fi hotspot network thanks to £4.3m grant" The Register 8:12 AM
  • "Cisco Enhances Webex Solutions With Security Capabilities" Zacks 9:43 AM
  • "Ex-Cisco CEO John Chambers describes Silicon Valley's 'mistakes'" Yahoo Finance 8:45 AM
  • "Run a computer in liquid: Result? Big power savings, says this cooling-tech startup/You might think electricity and liquids don't mix, but an immersive-cooling company has other ideas." ZDNet 8:31 AM
  • "Qualcomm striving to excel in Wi-Fi market" DigiTimes 8:25 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Hedge Fund Buys iPhone Suppliers Betting Apple Will Raise Orders" Bloomberg [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:28 AM
Industry News
  • "Stocks close down as investors weigh potential curbs on U.S. portfolio investments into China: Alibaba, Baidu shares sink" MarketWatch 4:08 PM
  • "Stocks End Down on Report White House Mulling Limiting U.S. Investment in China: Stocks finish the week down following a report saying the White House is considering limiting investment in China." TheStreet 4:08 PM
  • "Stock Market Falls Again, But Dow Jones On Track For Monthly Gain: The Dow Jones Industrial Average and other key indexes reversed sharply lower in the stock market today. But they closed off session lows to end a volatile week that included a formal impeachment inquiry of President Trump." Investor's Business Daily 4:08 PM
  • "Stocks whip around as US considers limits on flows into China" FOXBusiness 4:08 PM
  • "Stocks Slump as Investors Parse New Trade Threats: Shares of tech companies were some of the hardest hit, while financial stocks outperformed the broader market" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 4:08 PM
  • "Asia stocks Friday as U.S. political turmoil takes a toll" MarketWatch 8:52 AM
  • "European stocks climb for sixth time in eight trading sessions" MarketWatch 8:52 AM

 
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