<2017 ∕ 2>

Headlines

January 9 marks the tenth anniversary of iPhone’s debut. Since its introduction, iPhone has enriched the lives of people around the world.

apple.com, 2 min read

Apple is planning to build a significant new business in original television shows and movies, a move that could make it a bigger player in Hollywood and offset slowing sales of iPhones and iPads.

wsj.com by Ben Fritz, Tripp Mickle and Hannah Karp
News

Why do a phone? I asked Steve Jobs ten years ago today. On the stage at the Moscone West hall in San Francisco, Apple’s CEO had just unveiled what would become the most transformative product since…

backchannel.com by Steven Levy, 8 min read

iPhone app purchasers may sue Apple Inc over allegations that the company monopolized the market for iPhone apps by not allowing users to purchase them outside the App Store, leading to higher prices, a U.S. appeals court ruled on Thursday.

reuters.com by Stephen Nellis and Dan Levine, 1 min read
Reviews

I packed my rucksack with four headphones (two of which boast the new W1 chip) and headed to a nearby park in order to pit them against each other.

idownloadblog.com by Steffen Reich, 6 min read
Rumors
Others

Consumer Reports has retested the battery life on Apple MacBook Pro laptops, using beta software released by Apple to address a bug in Safari that was uncovered by our earlier testing. All three laptops are now recommended in our ratings.

consumerreports.org, 1 min read
Finally

In its first 10 years, the iPhone will have sold at least 1.2 billion units, ((Includes forecast for first six months of 2017)) making it the most successful product of all time.

asymco.com by Horace Dediu, 3 min read

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