120FPS Fortnite on iPad Pro is so good, it’s unfair to other platforms!

A new update to Fortnite now allows gameplay at 120 frames per second on iPad Pro. The gameplay is so fast and smooth on iPad Pro, that players on other platforms are complaining iPad users have an unfair advantage! So, squad up and compete to be the last one standing in Battle Royale, or use […]

Apple acquires AI startup Xnor.ai for $200 million

Apple has acquired Xnor.ai, a Seattle startup specializing in low-power, edge-based artificial intelligence tools for somewhere in the range of $200 million. Alan Boyle, Taylor Soper, and Todd Bishop for Geek Wire: The acquisition echoes Apple’s high-profile purchase of Seattle AI startup Turi in 2016… The arrangement suggests that Xnor’s AI-enabled image recognition tools could […]

Apple preps for legal fight with DOJ over encryption

Apple is preparing for a legal battle with the U.S. Justice Department and the Trump administration as the company publicly attempts to defuse the dispute. Apple CEO Tim Cook has assembled a group of top advisers…

U.S.-China ‘Phase 1’ trade deal removes threat of iPhone tariffs

As part of the U.S.-China ‘Phase 1’ trade deal to be signed today by President Trump and China’s Vice Premier Liu He, China has promised to provide more protection for the intellectual property of American companies and will also stop requiring U.S. companies to share their technology in exchange for doing business in China. Scott […]