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May 27, 2016 - 05:15 PM UTC — AAPL: 100.35 (-0.06, -0.06%) | NASDAQ: 4933.50 (+31.74, +0.65%)

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  1. Facebook begins tracking non-users around the internet

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

  2. Apple has largest cash stockpile, more than double that of distant second Microsoft’s

    Apple accounted for $215.7 billion, or 12.8%, of total corporate cash in 2015…

  3. Where Apple went wrong with Apple Watch or something

    “Apple’s position in the market now is much more analogous to Microsoft’s, back when Microsoft was trying to navigate the shift from the PC to mobile,” James Allworth writes for Medium. “And it appears that… Read More

  4. Android device performance lags behind Apple’s iOS; Device failure rates show glaring disparity

    Android is crap-by-committee lowest-common-denominator junk…

  5. Microsoft surpasses 100 Apple Store clone mark. Still no customers.

    Microsoft began its retail effort with a handful of stores in 2009 and now has more than 100 locations…

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

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

  7. Canalys: Apple continues to lead the worldwide PC market

    Worldwide PC shipments (desktops, notebooks, two-in-ones and tablets) totaled 101 million units in Q1 2016…

  8. Bad news for Fragmandroid: FCC and FTC launch inquiry over mobile security updates

    The FTC said it had ordered eight companies to explain the process for issuing security updates…

  9. Massive email hack hits millions

    Hundreds of millions of hacked user names and passwords for email accounts and other websites are being traded…

  10. FBI paid under $1 million for iPhone hack; doesn’t know how it works

    The FBI paid under $1 million for the technique used to unlock the iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters…

  11. FBI plans to keep Apple iPhone 5c-hacking method secret

    The Federal Bureau of Investigation doesn’t plan to tell Apple Inc. how it cracked a terrorist’s phone…

  12. U.S. drops bid to force Apple to help unlock iPhone in Brooklyn after source provided passcode

    The U.S. government said it no longer needs Apple Inc.’s help to get into an iPhone used by a drug dealer…

  13. Cue the funeral for Microsoft’s Windows Phone

    Beleaguered Microsoft’s mobile device strategy continues to disintegrate…

  14. FBI’s Comey says agency paid more than $1 million to access San Bernadino iPhone

    FBI Director James Comey hinted at an event in London on Thursday that the FBI paid more than $1 million…

  15. Microsoft misses on Q1 earnings as revenue falls 5.5 percent

    Microsoft Corp. reported a 5.5 fall in quarterly revenue as a strong U.S. dollar reduced the value of sales…

  16. Apple refused China access to source code

    Apple has refused demands by China to hand over source code, the company’s attorney said…

  17. Data from San Bernardino phone has helped in probe, U.S. law enforcement officials claim

    Hacking the San Bernardino terrorist’s iPhone has produced data the FBI didn’t have before and has helped…

  18. Apple, FBI return to Congress to spar over encryption

    Apple has been asked by Chinese authorities within the last two years to hand over its source code but refused to do so…

  19. John McAfee: Professional hackers did not unlock Islamic terrorist’s iPhone, Cellebrite helped the FBI

    Now that the FBI has cracked into the San Bernardino iPhone, a new debate has been raised over who helped them…

  20. Apple’s fight against U.S. government overreach rages on in Brooklyn

    The tug-of-war between Apple Inc. and the FBI over encryption shows no signs of easing as the company reiterated its reasons…

  21. FBI requests warrant to unlock iPhone 5c connected to California murder investigation

    The FBI plans to work with its own San Diego Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory to obtain data from a seized iPhone 5c…

  22. Microsoft sues DOJ over secrecy orders

    Microsoft sued the Justice Department on Thursday, asking a federal court to strike down a law…

  23. Nothing significant found on San Bernardino’s terrorist’s iPhone

    Investigators spent months trying to gain access to data on the locked iPhone used by San Bernardino gunman Syed Rizwan Farook…

  24. FBI paid professional hackers one-time fee to crack San Bernardino iPhone

    he FBI cracked a San Bernardino terrorist’s phone with the help of professional hackers who discovered and brought to the bureau…

  25. Apple’s Safari is the world’s second most popular web browser

    Apple’s device count of Mac, iPhone, and iPad now exceeds more than 1 billion devices…

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