Apple Fined $5.6M After Dutch Dating App Antitrust Order

The Netherlands' competition authority has fined Apple $5.6 million for failing to comply with conditions in an order requiring it to allow local dating apps to make user of third party payment technology in their apps. From a report: The tech giant.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJan 24th, 2022

Microsoft union response in stark contrast to Apple, as company offers ‘absolute support’

The acquisition of Activision Blizzard could have led to a Microsoft union battle, as some employees recently voted to unionize. However, the a senior exec has stated that the company ‘absolutely supports’ the union. The apparent attitude of Mic.....»»

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Latest Apple Arcade games for iPhone, Mac, Apple TV [Pro Darts 2022 and Crayola Create and Play]

Apple Arcade launched with close to 100 titles and the service is seeing new games added regularly with over 200 games now in the library. Follow along with our guide on the latest from Apple’s gaming service. New for 5/27: Pro Darts 2022+ is th.....»»

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Apple Music 1 launching new show hosted by K-pop sensation BTS

In a new Apple Music series, K-pop band BTS will show their journey to becoming the hit they are today. The three-episode limited series, BTS Radio: Past & Present, will air weekly on radio station Apple Music 1. more… The post Apple Music 1 laun.....»»

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Apple Watch Series 7 from $329 in Friday’s best deals, plus Memorial Day sales and more

Heading into the holiday weekend, all of today’s best deals are now live with Apple Watch Series 7 returning to all-time lows from $329. That’s alongside an Anker Memorial Day weekend Gold Box from $22 and Best Buy’s annual 4-day sale. Hit the.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News12 hr. 24 min. ago

Workers at Apple supplier Quanta rebel against lockdown in factory in China

Shanghai has been on lockdown for almost two months, due to its worst COVID-19 breakout since 2020. Apple supplier Quanta Computer, located in Shanghai, is facing backlash from mostly low-wage workers demanding more freedom from these lockdown restr.....»»

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9to5Mac Happy Hour 383: Apple AR headset tidbits, new Pride Band, WWDC approaches

The Information posts a lengthy feature on the development of the Apple mixed reality headset, which could be publicly announced soon as Bloomberg reports Apple has recently demoed the device to its board of directors. Benjamin and Zac also wish for.....»»

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Why Apple needs to copy Google’s new ‘USB-C cable alert’ feature

Google is rolling out an update to Chrome OS this week that comes with a very nifty new feature. As reported by our colleagues over at 9to5Google, Chrome OS 102 includes a new “USB-C cable alert” feature, and it’s a feature that Apple should a.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News12 hr. 24 min. ago

Apple Watch SE vs 7: Differences between the affordable and flagship wearables

The two most recent Apple Watches in the current lineup share a lot of features in common but there are at least eight differences that account for the more expensive Apple Watch Series 7 price. Whether you’re looking for yourself or someone else,.....»»

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Five Senators ask Apple to stop app data collection that could identify women seeking abortions

Five senators are urging Apple and Google to prohibit apps from gathering data that could target those seeking abortions. According to CNET, the group of senators are worried the data could end up in the hands of authorities. more… The post Five.....»»

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Atlanta Apple Store employees drop bid for union vote, citing ‘intimidation’

As the fight to unionize within Apple Stores was heating up, one group is dropping its bid. Atlanta Apple Store employees are withdrawing their request for a union election, according to Bloomberg. more… The post Atlanta Apple Store employees dr.....»»

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Apple @ Work: A Time Machine in the Cloud would drive Managed Apple ID usage

Apple @ Work is brought to you by Mosyle, the only Apple Unified Platform. Mosyle is the only solution that fully integrates 5 different applications on a single Apple-only platform, allowing Businesses and Schools to easily and automatically deploy.....»»

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Review: HidrateSpark Steel water bottle with Apple Health integration

Last month, Hidrate launched the HidrateSpark PRO STEEL with 32 oz (around 900 ml). This water bottle features a premium look and Apple Health integration and I must admit, I got a bit too excited about a water bottle that reminds me to drink water......»»

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Apple"s Tim Cook trails behind Elon Musk in CEO pay for 2021

Apple CEO Tim Cook was the second highest-paid CEO of all Fortune 500 companies in 2021, trailing behind Tesla's Elon Musk by earning $770 million.As the head of one of the biggest tech companies in the world, it's expected for Tim Cook to receive a.....»»

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"Why Won"t Corsair and Dell Just Let Apple"s Touch Bar Die Already?"

An anonymous reader shares an excerpt from an opinion piece, written by Macworld's Michael Simon: Apple killed its Touch Bar on the 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro last year, but PC makers seem determined to prove the company wrong. First Dell introd.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 28th, 2022

Apple fails bid to shut down refiled Cydia antitrust lawsuit

A U.S. judge will allow third-party app store Cydia to present its antitrust case against Apple, after dismissing Apple's claim that the matter is not outside the statute of limitations.In January 2022, U.S. district judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers gran.....»»

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Apple workers in Atlanta drop union vote request, citing intimidation tactics

A labor group organizing Apple retail staff at an Atlanta location has withdrawn their request for an election, alleging that Apple has carried out illegal union-busting tactics.Apple Cumberland MallThe Communications Workers of America, which has be.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Senators ask Apple, Google to stop collecting data that could identify abortion seekers

After a leaked opinion draft indicated that the Supreme Court plans to overturn Roe V. Wade, U.S. lawmakers have asked Apple and Google to help safeguard data that could be used against those seeking abortions.On Friday, senators sent a letter to bot.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

How the iPad is used by AppleInsider staff and why it remains important

The iPad is in an odd place in Apple's lineup because it can meet a wide range of casual and professional needs. Here's how the iPad fits into the lives of AppleInsider staff.Apple's iPad is used across AppleInsider for work and playWhen Steve Jobs f.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

How to set up Legacy Contacts in iOS 15

You're going to die, someday. Here's how to set up a Legacy Contact in iOS and iPadOS to allow a trusted contact access to your Apple account after you're gone.Apple's Digital Legacy initiative makes it easier to manage how your account is treated af.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022

Best Buy Memorial Day 2022 Sale: save up to $1,000 with deals in every category

Best Buy's Memorial Day deals are officially live, with discounts in every category. Save on TVs, Apple HomeKit gear, major appliances, gaming chairs and much more.The Best Buy Memorial Day 2022 Sale is live, with deals in every categoryAll of Best B.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsMay 27th, 2022