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Apple needs to dig itself out of a hole; here’s how I think that could be done ...
Comment: Here's how Apple could resolve its CSAM no-win situation 9to5mac.com/2021/09/20/apple… by @benlovejoy
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A really neat solution at a great price, but won’t work with many premium desks ...
Ikea Sjömärke to offer invisible wireless charging for iPhone from October 9to5mac.com/2021/09/20/ikea-… by @benlovejoy
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Primary Time Machine drive failed. Guess my MBP will be a desktop Mac for the day ...
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I love it when people post ‘Must be a slow news day’ on a piece which they not only took the time to read, but also comment on ...
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Much as I wish Apple would stand up more in such cases, I have to say if it had been my call in this case, I’d have to protect my staff … :-(
Apple blackmailed into removing Russian tactical voting app Navalny 9to5mac.com/2021/09/17/russi… by @benlovejoy
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Open Apple Store app. Force-quit. Repeat. But finally ...
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I gave up on the iUP in the end as didn’t want any delay, but went ahead with trade-in.
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Will remain secure during transit and handling, and you’ll still be able to tell whether a box has been opened ...
This is how Apple is removing the plastic wrap from iPhone 13 box 9to5mac.com/2021/09/17/iphon… by @benlovejoy
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Says employees can use Apple health coverage to travel out of state ...
Apple memo offers reassurance and support to employees affected by Texas abortion ban 9to5mac.com/2021/09/17/texas… by @benlovejoy
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Just follow Apple’s instructions. Or the company’s other, completely different, instructions ...
In the UK and want to buy the iPhone 13 by joining the iPhone Upgrade Program? Now getting conflicting stories from Apple about how to do it … 9to5mac.com/2021/09/17/join-… by @benlovejoy
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Bit of a convoluted process. I don’t know why you can do it online in the US but not the UK – I don’t believe it’s a credit law issue, as you can take out other forms of credit online ...
PSA: How to join the iPhone Upgrade Program in the UK when pre-ordering your iPhone 13 9to5mac.com/2021/09/16/join-… by @benlovejoy
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Calls Apple’s stance disingenuous, opposing easy repairs while claiming to support environmentalism ...
AAPL shareholder resolution calls for company to support right to repair 9to5mac.com/2021/09/16/aapl-… by @benlovejoy
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My iPhone 13 Pro Max (256GB Graphite) preorder is set up in the Apple Store app ...
Buying the iPhone 13 is now even easier, says Apple, with two changes 9to5mac.com/2021/09/16/buyin… by @benlovejoy
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Someone has got to make this story into a movie ...
iPhone exploit sold to United Arab Emirates by mercenaries working for US firm 9to5mac.com/2021/09/16/iphon… by @benlovejoy
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Apple will be using LCD with mini-LED backlighting this year, but is expected to switch to OLED further ahead ...
Samsung could be showing future MacBook Pro displays for 14- and 16-inch models 9to5mac.com/2021/09/16/futur… by @benlovejoy
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Filed in California, by a different firm of lawyers ...
A class-action lawsuit has now been filed for M1 MacBook screen cracks 9to5mac.com/2021/09/16/class… by @benlovejoy
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I’m not dissing the iPhone 13 (I’ll be buying one) or the Apple Watch S7, but the new iPad mini is a truly stunning transformation ...
Comment: The star of yesterday's Apple event was the new iPad mini 9to5mac.com/2021/09/15/yeste… by @benlovejoy
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Basically two Apple fans enthusing together ...
iJustine Tim Cook interview briefly covers virtual events, iPad mini, AR, stores 9to5mac.com/2021/09/15/ijust… by @benlovejoy
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Seemingly with very good reason ...
iPhone 13 versus iPhone 12 performance comparisons missing from keynote 9to5mac.com/2021/09/15/iphon… by @benlovejoy
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