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Headlines

“If a single piece of dust lays the whole computer out, don’t you think that’s kind of a problem?”

Apple was deep in talks to buy the company behind its on-site medical clinic Crossover Health.

News

Apple’s Mac mini celebrated its third birthday this week, marking three years since the device was last updated.

Apple previews Apple Michigan Avenue, its newest and most ambitious store, creating a new connection between Pioneer Court and the Chicago River.

Huawei has launched its own AI chipset called the Kirin 970 which could help it challenge rivals.

Reviews

The iPhone 8 Plus and Google Pixel 2 XL both boast fantastic cameras, but Apple’s dual-lens shooter has the edge.

Sure, you can get a network attached storage device, or rely on somebody’s cloud – but, I’ve run a Mac-based home server for a very long time. Why have I kept one running, and why should you start one? Read on.

We’ve got everything you need to know right here. The latest? Apple encourages iPhone Upgrade Program participants to get pre-approved before next Friday.

Rumors

Apple is allegedly slashing its production orders for the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus by roughly 50 percent for November and December, which if true could be the earliest such cut in the iPhone’s history.

Others

Apple Machine Learning Journal publishes posts written by Apple engineers about their work using machine learning technologies to help build innovative products for millions of people around the world.

Apple and GE announce a partnership to bring predictive data and analytics from Predix, GE’s Industrial IoT platform, to iPhone and iPad.

Finally

I love the idea of USB-C: one port and one cable that can replace all other ports and cables. It sounds so simple, straightforward, and unified.

In practice, it’s not even close.

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