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Headlines

Wistron, a Taiwanese OEM maker for Apple, is setting up a facility in Peenya, the city’s industrial hub, to manufacture the iPhones. The facility will start production from next April, according to industry sources.

indiatimes.com by Shilpa Phadnis, 2 min read

A hidden bounty of benefits for Foxconn’s plant in Zhengzhou, the world’s biggest iPhone factory, is central to the production of Apple’s most profitable product.

nytimes.com by David Barboza, 16 min read
News

Titled “Learning from Simulated and Unsupervised Images through Adversarial Training,” the paper describes a program that can intelligently decipher and understand digital images in a setting similar to the “Siri Intelligence” and facial recognition features introduced in Photos in iOS 10, but more advanced.

macrumors.com by Mitchel Broussard, 2 min read

This year, 44% of new phone and tablet activations were Apple devices with Samsung seeing 21%. While Samsung is slowly growing in popularity throughout the holiday season, up 1% from last year, Apple devices continue to be the gift to give.

tumblr.com by Chris Klotzbach and Lali Kesiraju, 2 min read
Reviews

You’ll probably notice it’s not the prettiest thing on the market. Bezels are a bit larger than many other displays, particularly on the top where the camera and microphone are housed.

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macrumors.com by Eric Slivka, 5 min read
Rumors

Apple will trim production of its iPhone family around 10% on the year in the first quarter of 2017, according to calculations by The Nikkei based on data from suppliers.

nikkei.com, 1 min read
Others

When a machine lives on your desk and stays plugged in, making it thinner or hiding the cables aren’t enough to satisfy power users.

macworld.com by Dan Moren, 4 min read

After more than 13 years of development, the HandBrake Team is delighted to present HandBrake 1.0.0

handbrake.fr, 5 min read
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