Will Apple Increase iPhone Prices Because of New Tariffs? Ming-Chi Kuo Says They Won’t

After the prolonged period of uncertainty about what happens to the prices of Apple products because of the new tariffs imposed by the Trump Administration, noted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has weighed in on the matter. Kuo, in his latest note to investors, has clarified on Apple’s future strategies. Talking about Apple’s supply chain logistics … Read more Will Apple Increase iPhone Prices Because of New Tariffs? Ming-Chi Kuo Says They Won’t

Apple recalls older 15-inch MacBook Pros because the batteries could catch fire

Overheating batteries are no laughing matter, so this may be urgent: Apple has just issued a recall for the 2015 MacBook Pro with Retina Display, saying its batteries “may pose a fire safety risk.” The company says there are a “limited number” of affected units, sold between September 2015 and February 2017. That could easily be quite … Read more Apple recalls older 15-inch MacBook Pros because the batteries could catch fire

FBI Says It Couldn’t Access Nearly 7,000 Mobile Devices Because of Encryption

The FBI hasn’t been able to retrieve data from more than half of the mobile devices it tried to access in less than a year, FBI Director Christopher Wray said Sunday, turning up the heat on a debate between technology companies and law enforcement officials trying to recover encrypted communications. In the first 11 months … Read more FBI Says It Couldn’t Access Nearly 7,000 Mobile Devices Because of Encryption

Facebook Did Shut Down AI System, But Not Because Things Went Out Of Control

Amid the battle of words between billionaires Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk over the future of artificial intelligence last week, a story that suggested that Facebook had to shut down an AI program went viral. We may have gotten carried away by the pun, however. According to reports, Facebook had to shut down an AI program after two bots created their … Read more Facebook Did Shut Down AI System, But Not Because Things Went Out Of Control

Steve Jobs Created The iPhone Because He Hated A Microsoft Employee: Here’s The Story

The iPhone, Apple’s flagship device and arguably one of the most important inventions of the century, has long been attributed as a product of the genius of Steve Jobs. Apparently, though, it is also a product of his hate. Scott Forstall, the co-inventor of the iPhone and former Apple senior VP of iOS, revealed that … Read more Steve Jobs Created The iPhone Because He Hated A Microsoft Employee: Here’s The Story

Galaxy Note7 release gets delayed in Russia and Ukraine because of how successful it is elsewhere

The Samsung Galaxy Note7 seems to have become a victim of its own success, in some places at least. Thus, delays are to be expected, in at least a couple of markets. The Note7 was supposed to go on pre-order in Ukraine on August 16, with the release planned for September 2, just like everywhere … Read more Galaxy Note7 release gets delayed in Russia and Ukraine because of how successful it is elsewhere