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Jul 25, 2016 - 05:15 PM UTC — AAPL: 97.34 (-1.32, -1.34%) | NASDAQ: 5097.63 (-2.53, -0.05%)

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  1. All eyes on Apple as avalanche of quarterly reports from Silicon Valley begin

    A quartet of technology heavyweights will be part of an avalanche of quarterly corporate earnings reports…

  2. Apple and Facebook helped bust the world’s biggest torrent site, KickassTorrents

    When you’re the owner of the world’s biggest torrent-sharing site, the last thing you’d expect to land you…

  3. New Mac malware in the wild: ‘Backdoor.MAC.Elanor’ can control FaceTime camera, steal data, more

    Bitdefender Labs has found what it tells us is only the second example of true Mac malware to enter circulation this year…

  4. How stickers and apps work within iOS 10’s Messages

    Developers can create apps that let you share content, edit photos, play games, send payments, and collaborate…

  5. Beyond the flair: iOS 10 turns iMessage into a platform

    Apple’s big changes to Messages in iOS 10 seem mostly cosmetic: Giant emoji, full-screen fireworks, handwritten scrawls…

  6. Mark Zuckerberg covers his MacBook’s camera and microphone with tape

    Zuckerberg appears to wear fancy tape over the camera and microphone of his MacBook Pro…

  7. Report: People are spending much less time on social media apps

    People are spending less time on social media apps, in some cases substantially less…

  8. Dear Apple, please make the iPhone smarter

    While Siri is still at thumb’s reach, I find myself talking far more to Amazon’s Alexa these days…

  9. Facebook begins tracking non-users around the internet

    Facebook will now display ads to web users who are not members of its social network…

  10. Apple rehires prominent security pro to deliver even more powerful security features

    Apple Inc , which has resisted pressure from U.S. law enforcement to unlock encrypted iPhones…

  11. Feckless FBI unable to unlock iPhone, even with a ‘fingerprint unlock warrant’

    A judge recently took the controversial step of letting the FBI force a woman to unlock an iPhone with her fingerprints. But it didn’t work…

  12. The Touch ID lock on your iPhone isn’t cop-proof

    Law enforcement may be able to compel suspects to press their fingers to the devices and unlock them…

  13. UBS: Apple must jump into ‘bots’ like Facebook, Microsoft

    Apple needs to jump into ‘bot’ platform development or its app-based software ecosystem…

  14. Former Facebook workers: We routinely suppressed conservative news

    Facebook workers routinely suppressed news stories of interest to conservative readers from the social network…

  15. Apple and this ‘The End is Near’ nonsense

    Apple’s critics have a lot of meat and potatoes in the March quarter financials to enjoy…

  16. Apple, Samsung, Facebook, Amazon and the case of the ‘very bad’ quarter

    Apple’s ‘very bad’ quarter was its second best Q2 in history…

  17. U.S. government wants your fingerprints to unlock your phone

    As the world watched the FBI spar with Apple this winter in an attempt to hack into a San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone…

  18. U.S. Congressman Ted Lieu says strong encryption without backdoors is a ‘national security priority’

    Ted Lieu is one of the few bona fide computer geeks in Congress…

  19. WhatsApp outpaces iMessage on verification and forward secrecy

    WhatsApp’s approach and user interface go even farther, in ways that Apple should be considering…

  20. Beware: Oculus Rift VR headset leaves embarrassing red marks and can cause wearers to feel ‘seasick’

    The first gamers to get their hands on the full Oculus Rift have noticed embarrassing side-effects…

  21. Apple demands delay in NY iPhone case: Company wants to test FBI hack in San Bernardino terrorist iPhone case

    Apple last week asked a federal magistrate in New York to extend a court filing deadline…

  22. FBI vs. Apple isn’t over; Fourth Amendment issues remain

    The FBI and Apple reached a cease-fire last week, but it can’t last…

  23. Apple says it may not be needed to unlock New York drug dealer’s iPhone

    Apple Inc. said it may not be needed to help unlock an iPhone connected to a drug case in New York…

  24. Zdziarski’s take on the FBI’s ‘alternative’ method

    FBI acknowledged today that there ‘appears’ to be an alternative way into Farook’s iPhone 5c…

  25. FBI may be required to hand over Apple iPhone hacking secrets

    Any new method the bureau uses to hack into iPhones may be short-lived as it may be obligated to give Apple the details so the company can fix the security gap…

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