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Aug 17, 2017 - 09:33 AM UTC — AAPL: 160.95 (-0.65, -0.4%) | NASDAQ: 6322.3672 (-22.7417, -0.36%)

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  1. Apple smartly embraces a multi-cloud future

    We can all see how Apple has just created a brilliant bridge to the future…

  2. Microsoft’s Windows Phone failure was easily preventable, but the company’s culture made it unavoidable

    How could Microsoft’s Windows Phone licensing business model stand a chance against Google’s Free and Open Android?

  3. iCloud changes put Apple on collision course with overreaching governments

    Apple has consistently argued against laws that would require tech companies to build so-called ‘back doors’ into their software…

  4. Apple flies in top executives to lobby Australia’s Turnbull government on encryption laws

    Apple’s top privacy executives have flown out to Australia twice in the past month…

  5. Apple meeting with Australian government to discuss proposed encryption ‘back doors’

    Attorney-General George Brandis will meet with global tech-giant Apple this week…

  6. The enterprise upgrade cycle has never looked better for Apple

    You’d be surprised how many of the computers out there still run Windows XP…

  7. Despite drop in PC market, Apple’s Macintosh holds its own

    Worldwide PC shipments totaled 61.1 million units in the second quarter of 2017…

  8. Beleaguered Microsoft announces yet another major reorg; axes up to 3,000 employees

    Microsoft announced a major reorganization on Wednesday that will include thousands of layoffs…

  9. Beleaguered Microsoft to ax ‘thousands’ more employees

    Microsoft is poised to layoff thousands of employees worldwide..

  10. Survey: Nearly 1 in 4 U.S. Windows users intend to switch to a Mac within next 6 months

    Nearly all (98% or more) current Mac owners intend to stay with Macs as their next computer…

  11. More good news for Apple: Ransomware epidemics mean thousands of enterprises must upgrade fast

    Smart people choose Apple…

  12. Consumer Reports: Apple’s Macs the most reliable by wide margin

    In laptops and desktops Apple was the most reliable. Plus it’s tech support was – by far – the highest rated…

  13. Microsoft held back free fix that could’ve contained the devastating WannaCry Windows PC epidemic

    Microsoft held back from distributing a free repair for old versions of its software that could have slowed last week’s devastating ransomware attack…

  14. The Microsoft Tax: How to avoid the WannaCry virus if you’re slumming it with Windows on your Mac

    The worm/virus combination could hit a Mac user with a Boot Camp partition or Windows virtual machines…

  15. Microsoft faulted over massive ransomware cyberattack

    There’s a blame game brewing over who’s responsible for the massive cyberattack…

  16. North Korea thought to be behind worldwide cyber attack on Windows PCs

    A hacking group linked to North Korea is thought to be behind the cyber attack…

  17. Tim Cook’s refusal to create iPhone backdoor for FBI vindicated by ‘WannaCry’ ransomware attack on Windows PCs

    The proliferation of the WannaCry ransomware last week unequivocally justifies Apple’s steadfast refusal to help the FBI…

  18. The Microsoft Tax: Rapidly replicating Windows PC worm spreads as experts try to limit damage; Macintosh unaffected

    Employees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover they’re victims…

  19. The Microsoft Tax: Leaked NSA malware hijacks Windows PCs worldwide; Macintosh unaffected

    In mid-April, an arsenal of powerful software tools apparently designed by the NSA…

  20. Microsoft makes Visual Studio for Mac generally available

    Microsoft is making its Visual Studio for Mac product generally available today…

  21. Microsoft took 9 months to fix bug that let hackers seize control of Windows PCs

    To understand why it is so difficult to defend computers from even moderately capable hackers…

  22. WikiLeaks to give Apple, Google, others 90-day deadline to fix flaws revealed in ‘Vault 7’

    WikiLeaks promise to give tech companies access to exploits in their systems before being made public…

  23. What WikiLeaks’ CIA data dump tells us: Encryption works

    If the tech industry is drawing one lesson from the latest WikiLeaks disclosures…

  24. Julian Assange says WikiLeaks will share CIA hacking tools with tech companies

    WikiLeaks will provide technology companies with exclusive access to CIA hacking tools…

  25. Apple working to close remaining CIA exploits exposed by WikiLeaks, but difficulties remain

    Just after 8 a.m. on Tuesday morning, mobile phones belonging to executives on Apple…

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