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You Deserve Privacy Online. Here’s How You Could Actually Get It

Headlines

Find out why Apple CEO Tim Cook says it’s time to stand up for the right to privacy.

News

We’re excited to announce that map and address-related searches on DuckDuckGo for mobile and desktop are now powered by Apple’s MapKit JS framework.

Apple COO Jeff Williams testifies in court that Qualcomm refused to sell modems to Apple because of the companies’ licensing dispute.

Apple Inc. will cut back on hiring for some divisions after selling fewer iPhones than expected and missing its revenue forecast for the holiday quarter, according to people familiar with the matter.

Reviews

The new iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR Smart Battery Cases are here. No, it’s not a dream. It’s not a drill. Apple has really made new iPhone Smart Battery Cases for the new iPhones.

By the end of October 2018, Apple was on its way to a decent quarter. Sixty days later, $7B in revenue is missing. Tim Cook writes to his shareholders but leaves one or two key questions unanswered.

My guess: the effect of the battery replacement program on new iPhone sales wasn’t apparent until after the iPhone XR and XS models were available.

Rumors

Apple’s long-awaited wireless charging mat AirPower might finally be on the horizon if the latest rumor is to be believed.

Others

Cops can’t just hold an iPhone up to a suspect’s face to search it, judge rules. It could be a landmark decision in modern privacy.

Apple is looking to target Medicare Advantage plans that insure seniors. It’s an ideal market for the company to target, health experts say.

Finally

Since departing Apple in 2012, Scott Forstall has shifted his focus primarily to Broadway production. Every so often, however, Forstall takes time in an interview to reference his days as an Apple software VP.

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