While a handful of reports and analysts have indicated the iPhone 8 won’t launch...
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that Apple CEO Tim Cook has committed to build three big manufacturing plants in the U.S., a surprising statement that would help fulfill his administration's economic goal of reviving American manufacturing. From a report: Apple CEO Tim Cook called Trump to share that the iPhone-maker would do more manufacturing domestically, Trump told WSJ. "I spoke to [Mr. Cook], he's promised me three big plants -- big, big, big," Trump was quoted as saying. Apple has already said...
The USB 3.0 Promoter Group, comprising Apple, HP, Intel, Microsoft, and other companies, today introduced an upcoming USB 3.2 specification, which will eventually replace the existing USB 3.1 specification upon release.

An incremental update, USB 3.2 is designed to define multi-lane operation for USB 3.2 hosts and devices. USB Type-C cables already support multi-lane operation, and with USB 3.2, hosts and devices can be created as multi-lane solutions, allowing for either two lanes of 5Gb/s or two lanes of...
Apple is planning to build three "big, big, big" manufacturing plants in the United States, Apple CEO Tim Cook reportedly told U.S. President Donald Trump. The news was shared by Trump in an interview with The Wall Street Journal.

Apple CEO Tim Cook at the Executive Tech Summit at Trump Tower in December of 2016

Cook is said to have promised to build "three big plants, beautiful plants," but little additional information is available. What those plants will manufacture is unclear, as is their potential...
Intel has weighed in on the legal sparring between Apple and Qualcomm...
The iPhone 8 cycle is going to look like a pig in a python...
President Donald Trump on Tuesday said in an interview that Apple Inc. Chief Executive Tim Cook...
Adobe is finally planning to kill off Flash once and for all...
Apple's new long-form Apple Music ad, show multiple times during the Brickyard 400 NASCAR...
Adobe plans to phase out its venerable Flash Player by 2020, and browser makers will act even faster to get rid of it.
Samsung’s plans to dominate the OLED arena appear to have been scuppered by both LG and Apple...
UBS said in a note to investors on Tuesday that it's reiterating its buy rating on Apple with a 12-month price target of...
Not only does the super-slim MacBook start at $1,299, but so does the new MacBook Pro...
The Apple Watch Series 2 is a great wearable, and the only one we've seen that feels like it has...
Share of respondents citing 'good' business conditions rose to the highest level since early 2001...
Apple today seeded the third public beta of an upcoming macOS High Sierra update to public beta testers, two weeks after releasing the second public beta. The third public beta of macOS High Sierra is likely identical the fourth developer beta, which was provided to developers earlier this week.

Beta testers who have signed up for Apple's beta testing program are able to download the third macOS High Sierra beta through the Software Update mechanism in the Mac App Store after the proper profile has been...
A time-hopping stage production about some of Jobs' seminal life moments.
Apple today released the third public beta of iOS 11 to its public beta testing group, allowing non-developers to download and test the new operating system ahead of its fall launch. The third public beta of iOS 11 comes two weeks after Apple released the second public beta and it likely corresponds to the fourth developer beta.

Beta testers that have signed up for Apple's beta testing program will receive the new iOS 11 beta update over-the-air after installing the proper certificate on an iOS device.


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Adobe today announced plans to end-of-life its Flash browser plug-in, ceasing development and distribution of the software at the end of 2020. Adobe encourages content creators to migrate flash content to HTML5, WebGL, and WebAssembly formats.
But as open standards like HTML5, WebGL and WebAssembly have matured over the past several years, most now provide many of the capabilities and functionalities that plugins pioneered and have become a viable alternative for content on the web. Over time, we've seen...
Apple has sourced Quanta Computer as the primary manufacturer of the Apple Watch since the original wearable device began a production ramp-up in late 2014/early 2015 for its official launch in the spring of 2015.

The supplier was again the sole source of Apple Watch manufacturing for the Series 2 models in 2016, and a new article out today by Chinese-language site Economic Daily News has echoed previous reports that stated Apple will yet again keep Quanta as its main Apple Watch supplier for the so-called...
A mysterious piece of malware that gives attackers surreptitious control over webcams, keyboards, and other sensitive resources...
Adobe accidentally made a download available to some Creative Cloud customers...
LG Display Co Ltd. outlined plans to invest $13.5 billion to boost output of organic light-emitting diode...
Check out all the new features found in Apple's latest iOD developer release, iOS 11, beta 4...
Apple has again expanded the reach of Apple TV’s universal search feature...

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The latest CIRP data for the April to June quarter showed that Apple was attracting...
The investment, if confirmed, would be the latest by Asian manufacturers in the U.S. as President Donald Trump seeks to revive manufacturing there...
Surveillance malware dubbed Fruitfly was easy to spot but flew under the radar anyway.
A new feature spotted in iOS 11 beta 2 intelligently manages wireless networks based on their reliability, learning to ignore those that are too far away to provide a consistent experience. TrustedReviews reports: It follows the company's Wi-Fi Assist feature which meant handsets would switch to a data connection when Wi-Fi networks became too slow. Naturally, users weren't thrilled with the resulting data usage issues, and it seems Apple is looking to do better this time around. This new feature will...
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