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Feb 05, 2016 - 05:15 PM UTC — AAPL: 94.02 (-2.58, -2.67%) | NASDAQ: 4363.14 (-146.42, -3.25%)

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  1. Cybersecurity researchers: Fitness trackers vulnerable to tracking, privacy breaches – but not Apple Watch

    The Apple Watch received high marks in the study for data security because it is the only model that is impossible to track over the long term….

  2. Apple plans to offer subscription content through Apple News app

    Apple Inc is working to make subscription content available through its News app…

  3. Apple’s Board of Directors says a call for diversity is ‘unduly burdensome and not necessary’

    Apple’s eight-member board is dominated by white men, with three exceptions…

  4. Twitter considering 10,000-character limit for tweets

    Longer – much longer – tweets are coming soon to Twitter…

  5. Shareholder resolution looks to force Apple to put more ‘people of color’ in high-profile positions

    Apple Inc. shareholders could make history next year by deciding whether the company should be forced to increase the number of non-white executives and directors…

  6. Twitter hires Apple’s director of inclusion and diversity

    Twitter Inc hired a former Apple Inc employee as its vice president of diversity and inclusion…

  7. Joining Tumblr, Facebook enables viewing of Apple’s animated Live Photos

    The latest iPhones come with the ability to turn still images into video — just like magic…

  8. Apple CEO Tim Cook defends privacy, encryption amidst terrorist concerns

    Apple CEO Tim Cook staunchly defended personal privacy and the use of encryption on iPhones…

  9. Piggybacked U.S. cybersecurity bill may rile Apple Inc.

    The cybersecurity proposal shields companies that voluntarily share threat data with the U.S. government…

  10. Obama administration wants access to smartphones

    A civil-liberties advocate called the Obama administration one of the worst for privacy protections…

  11. Obama administration’s calls for backdoors into encrypted communications echo Clinton-era key escrow fiasco

    In the face of a Federal Bureau of Investigation proposal requesting backdoors into encrypted communications…

  12. Apple gets much more bang for its R&D buck than Google and other tech companies

    Steve Jobs said in 1998 that “innovation has nothing to do with how many R&D dollars you have.”

  13. Did you see what Donald Trump tweeted about Apple?

    Donald Trump released a small tweetstorm about Apple…

  14. Apple CEO Cook: ‘You can’t have a back door that’s only for the good guys’

    There’s a burning debate – bordering on a battle – between the U.S. government and technology companies over encryption…

  15. Apple leads Facebook, Intel, Cisco, Google on gender diversity among Bay Area companies

    Gender diversity in the San Francisco Bay Area technology sector has improved over the last five years…

  16. Edward Snowden and spread of encryption blamed after Paris terror attacks

    As Paris reels from terror attacks that claimed at least 128 lives, fierce blame for the attack is being directed toward…

  17. FCC won’t force Google and Facebook to stop tracking you

    U.S. regulators rejected an effort on Friday to force Google, Facebook and other popular web sites to honor ‘Do Not Track’ requests from users…

  18. Instagram said to test next-gen ads that leverage Apple’s 3D Touch, Apple Pay; Instagram denies

    Facebook-owned Instagram is reportedly testing ads that exploit two of Apple’s most recent technologies, 3D Touch and Apple Pay…

  19. Privacy advocates alarmed as UK unveils laws proposing power to spy on Web use

    Britain unveiled plans on Wednesday for sweeping new surveillance powers, including the right to find out which websites people visit…

  20. Do not let the government snoops weaken encryption

    The bill unveiled by the UK on Wednesday does not ban companies from offering strong encryption…

  21. Apple can’t – and won’t – decrypt your iPhone: Why it matters

    Governments use a variety of means — sometimes de facto or later found to be illegal or unconstitutional in the country in which it’s occurring…

  22. Activision Blizzard to buy ‘Candy Crush’ maker King Digital for $5.9 billion

    ABS Partners CV, a unit of Activision Blizzard, will acquire King shares for $18 each in cash…

  23. Facebook employees forced by management to drop their preferred iPhones for Android phones

    Chris Cox, Facebook’s chief product officer, is forcing an untold number of Facebook employees…

  24. Government pressure for Apple to bypass encryption reduced as iPhone owner enters guilty plea

    Jun Feng, a defendant in a criminal case, has entered a guilty plea, removing pressure from a New York court…

  25. Judge compares government request for Apple to access users’ iPhone data to execution order

    Ordering Apple to access data against its will would be akin to making a reluctant drug company carry out a lethal injection…

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