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Headlines

Apple Inc. is planning to release a version of its smartwatch later this year that can connect directly to cellular networks, a move designed to reduce the device’s reliance on the iPhone, people familiar with the matter said.

The world’s most valuable company appears to have pulled down the apps amid China’s deepening crackdown on tools that evade internet controls.

News

Apple reported its third quarter financial results for the fiscal year after the market close on Tuesday, August 1, 2017.

When developer Guilherme Rambo saw that Apple had released firmware for the upcoming HomePod speaker, he thought it must have been a mistake. The HomePod doesn’t come out until December, after all. Curiosity piqued, he started digging through the code, where he found perhaps the last thing he expected: Apple’s next iPhone.

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Reviews

By enabling the streaming of calls and music straight to cochlear implants, Apple is empowering those with hearing loss—and maybe, one day, everybody.

Steve Troughton-Smith made a fascinating discovery: the long-rumoured iPhone Pro will have a resolution of 1125 x 2436.

Rumors

Others

Apple Inc. and Google have removed over 300 so-called binary trading applications from their online stores after intervention by the Australian Securities & Investments Commission, according to an ASIC statement on Tuesday.

With $52 billion, Apple would rank among the top 25 countries that own U.S. government debt.

RED Raven is back from the dead - here’s your exclusive first look. It can be found in the form of a camera kit at select Apple stores

Perhaps most notably, iPad revenues were $4.97 billion (up 1.9 percent) on sales of 11.4 million (up 14.8 percent).

Finally

The real issues are two-fold: Should Apple being doing business in China at all? Should the App Store remain the only way to install apps on iOS devices?

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