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Apple’s News Service Business Chief Departs After Slow Start

Headlines

The head of business for Apple Inc.’s news app stepped down less than a year after launching a high-profile subscription product that has struggled to attract paying readers.

The contract states independent repair shops must agree to audits and inspections by Apple, even if they leave the program.

News

Foxconn could see a “big” production impact and shipments to customers including Apple face disruption if a Chinese factory halt due to the coronavirus outbreak extends into a second week…

Aggressive production plan in doubt as labor and materials shortages loom

Apple Inc on Saturday said it would shut all of its official stores and corporate offices in mainland China until Feb 9. as fears over the coronavirus outbreak mounted and the death toll more than dou…

Reviews

Apple’s Pro Display XDR provides exceptional color accuracy and build quality at a price that’s quite competitive with those of reference-grade pro monitors. It’s exquisite enough that swallowing the wildly extravagant cost of its Pro Stand is worth it.

During 2019, the Apple Watch sold more units than the entire Swiss watch industry. If you think that the sales figures are just a blip or you that the Swiss watch industry is in a bunker in the Alps planning its revenge… don’t worry, it will pass in time. You’ll get tired of waiting.

Rumors

Apple today released the first beta version of iOS 13.4 for developers, and now 9to5Mac has found evidence of a new feature that will make it possible to use the iPhone as a car key, and more.

Others

My ambitious, but largely practical concept for what I’d like to see from the next generation of watchOS.

Apple News launches special coverage of the 2020 US presidential election, with information from dozens of trusted news sources.

Finally

The iPad’s primary appeal the last 10 years has been its resemblance to the iPhone. If you can use an iPhone, you can use an iPad – at least in most respects. Where that’s no longer true is multitasking. I love the functionality enabled by iPad multitasking, but the current system is unnecessarily complex.

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