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Apple releases update to prevent FaceTime eavesdropping

The bug enabled interlopers to turn an iPhone into a live microphone while using Group FaceTime. Callers were able to activate another person’s microphone remotely even before the person has …


UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 7:31 p.m.

Apple stores have lost their luster, critics say

Apple is not just a giant of technology, it has also grown into one of the biggest American retailers, with more than 500 stores across five continents. But the shine …


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 5:47 p.m.

Facebook says Apple its restoring a key developer tool

Facebook says Apple is restoring its access to a key development tool that the iPhone maker disabled Wednesday.


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 7:44 p.m.

Apple busts Facebook for distributing data-sucking app

Apple says Facebook can no longer distribute an app that paid users, including teenagers, to extensively track their phone and web use.


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 4:26 p.m.

Apple to fix FaceTime bug that allows eavesdropping

Apple has made the group chat function in FaceTime unavailable after users said there was a bug that could allow callers to activate another user’s microphone remotely.


Apple cuts jobs in shakeup of self-driving car division

Apple jettisons jobs in self-driving car division as company reshuffles its priorities.


UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 7:41 p.m.

Samsung, like Apple, feels sting of slowing global growth

Samsung expects its quarterly operating profit to fall 29 percent compared with last year, potentially unsettling a tech sector already skittish about slowing global economic growth.


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 3:56 p.m.

With slump in iPhone sales, have we passed Peak Smartphone?

Behind Apple’s news of weak iPhone sales lies a sobering truth: The tech industry has hit Peak Smartphone, a tipping point when everyone who can already afford one owns one …


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 5:06 p.m.

Stocks dive after Apple says iPhone sales in China slowed

Stocks tumbled Thursday on Wall Street, with technology companies suffering their worst loss in seven years, after Apple reported that iPhone sales in China are slumping.


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 3:41 p.m.

Apple sees further weakness in iPhone sales

Apple is warning disappointing iPhone sales will cause its revenue for a period covering the crucial holiday season to fall below its own projections.


Apple strikes deal to produce new ‘Peanuts’ content

LOS ANGELES – Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the “Peanuts” crew will have a new home on Apple’s streaming service. Apple has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce new …


UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 8:43 p.m.

Apple to build new Austin hub, expand in other tech hotbeds

Apple will build a $1 billion campus in Austin, Texas,expand smaller locations in Seattle, San Diego and Culver City, California, and over the next three years grown in Pittsburgh, New …


UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 6:16 p.m.

Apple will wait until at least 2020 to release a 5G iPhone

Apple plans to hold off until at least 2020 before offering an iPhone that can connect to the next generation of high-speed phone services coming next year, according to people …


Amid political turmoil, Ivanka Trump attempts a quiet swing through Idaho

The head of one of the world’s leading technology companies, and an adviser to and daughter of the nation’s president came to Idaho on Tuesday.


UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 8:20 p.m.

Ivanka Trump and Apple’s CEO visit the Treasure Valley

Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump’s adviser and daughter, and Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook visited Wilder schools Tuesday to examine the district’s use of technology.


Apple to tutor women in tech in bid to diversify industry

Apple is launching a new program designed to address the technology industry’s scarcity of women in executive and computer programming jobs.


UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 1:50 p.m.

Supreme Court could allow suit over Apple iPhone apps’ sales

The Supreme Court seemed ready Monday to allow an antitrust lawsuit to go forward that claims Apple has unfairly monopolized the market for the sale of iPhone apps.


Justices to hear antitrust case over sale of iPhone apps

Apple is at the Supreme Court to defend the way it sells apps for iPhones against claims by consumers that the company has unfairly monopolized the market.


UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 6:34 p.m.

Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘We have to admit when the free market is not working’

Apple chief executive Tim Cook argued in an interview with Axios that aired on HBO Sunday that the tech industry’s approach to privacy reflects a failure of the free market, …


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:06 p.m.

Amazon to start selling latest Apple products, excluding speaker

Amazon said Friday it would begin selling the most-recent iPhone, iPad, Mac computer, Apple Watch and Apple TV models on its website, along with branded accessories and headphones from Apple’s …


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 5:16 p.m.

Apple’s 4Q, change in iPhone sales disclosure jar investors

Apple’s faithful customers aren’t snapping up iPhones quite as enthusiastically as anticipated heading into the crucial holiday shopping season.


Adobe Photoshop is coming to Apple’s iPad

Adobe Inc. unveiled a new generation of Photoshop that will be available on Apple Inc.’s iPad for the first time, signaling an acceleration in the software maker’s drive to boost …


UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 3:06 p.m.

Apple to U.S. lawmakers: China did not hack us, as reported

Apple is strongly denying to Congress an explosive report that its products have been compromised by the Chinese government.


Apple, Salesforce teaming up on mobile apps for business

Customer relations software company Salesforce says it will join with Apple to create new business apps exclusively for iPhone and iPad.


UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 9:48 p.m.

Is $1,100 too much for an iPhone? Get an older one for less

The $1,100 price tag on Apple’s latest iPhone turned heads when the company announced it last week. But for less than half as much, you can still get a good …


Too much screen time? New phone controls for you and kids

Apple and Google want to help you spend less time on their phones – really. Like that time you checked Facebook at 3 a.m. Stats don’t lie.


Got $1,100? Apple shows off its most expensive iPhone yet

Apple unveiled three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as the company seeks to widen the product’s appeal amid slowing sales.


Apple expected to unveil bigger, pricier iPhone on Wednesday

Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday as part of a lineup of three new models aimed at widening the product’s appeal amid slowing …


Apple to kick off product blitz with iphone Xs line, new watches

Apple will kick off a blitz of new products this week, ending a year of minor updates and setting the technology giant up for a potentially strong holiday quarter.


Apple faces Trump’s ire after company says its products would be hurt by tariffs

President Donald Trump on Saturday took aim at Apple after the tech giant said the White House’s proposed tariffs on China could result in price increases on popular consumer devices …