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Why it’s a good thing that Apple’s 5G iPhone won’t come until 2021

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Apple’s March 25 event: What to expect from its streaming and news services

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Apple’s Executive Shake-Up Readies Company for Life After iPhone

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Publishers Chafe at Apple’s Terms for Subscription News Service

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Apple’s Cold War Over Privacy Turns Hot

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Apple’s strongest business faces one major problem

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Apple’s Revenue and Profit Drop: ‘The iPhone Has Matured’

Apple Inc. posted a quarterly decline in both revenue and profit, the first time in more than a decade for the December quarter, underlining its need to reignite slowing iPhone sales and get more growth from services.
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Microsoft on Verge of Retaking Apple’s Market Cap Crown

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Apple’s Stock Drops on Revenue Warning

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Apple’s Troubles Extend Beyond China

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The one bright spot in Apple’s dramatic letter to investors

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Apple’s App Store Under Fire in Supreme Court Case

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‘It’s Been a Rout’: Apple’s iPhones Fall Flat in World’s Largest Untapped Market

Global smartphone sales are flattening, which is why Apple and others are looking to India and its millions of newly minted consumers for growth. Yet the tech giant’s market share is falling, revenue is coming in well below expectations and its top leadership ranks are in turmoil.
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Apple’s iPad Pro just got a heck of a facelift

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Apple’s New Strategy: Sell Pricier iPhones First

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In Apple’s Third Act, the iPhone Plays Supporting Role

First a PC company and now a trillion-dollar iPhone company, Apple is in search of its next big thing. Columnist Christopher Mims is placing his bet on a small but thriving component of Apple’s portfolio: wearables.
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Apple’s Revenue, Earnings Top Estimates

Apple delivered its best-ever revenue for the June quarter, typically its weakest period, as demand for high-price iPhones remained resilient and services like app-store sales swelled to all-time highs.
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Apple’s Safari has dropped the ball on security

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Apple’s New App-Privacy Rules Expose Past Loopholes

Apple is trying to enforce new privacy policies across its vast network of iPhone and iPad apps—and in the process is exposing longstanding gaps that left users’ data vulnerable to abuse.
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Apple’s New Software Aim: Fewer Features, But Fewer Bugs

Executives at Apple’s annual developers conference Monday have to not only wow the audience with new features but also shore up confidence that Apple can deliver quality software.
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Apple’s Shazam takeover facing competition probe

The European Commission has launched an in-depth investigation into Apple’s takeover of UK-based music app Shazam after finding the deal could raise competition concerns.
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Facebook’s Zuckerberg fires back at Apple’s Tim Cook

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Apple’s Cook to Trump: Embrace Open Trade

Apple CEO Tim Cook called on President Donald Trump to support free-trade policies as planned tariffs raise tensions between the U.S. and China.
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Here’s what to look for during Apple’s Q1 2018 earnings call

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Apple’s iPhone battery ‘slowdown’ to be optional

Customers will be able to switch off a feature that deliberately slows down some older handsets.
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Apple’s Big Cash Winners: Shareholders

Apple announced a $ 38 billion tax windfall for the U.S. government this week, but the biggest beneficiary of the company’s response to tax-system changes will likely be its shareholders.
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Apple’s Big Cash Winners: Shareholders

Apple announced a $ 38 billion tax windfall for the U.S. government this week, but the biggest beneficiary of the company’s response to tax-system changes will likely be its shareholders.
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Apple’s New iPhones Get a Lukewarm Reception From Buyers

Estimates from two market-research firms indicate customers are buying the iPhone X and a pair of other new offerings at a rate comparable to recent models but falling short of the iPhone’s 2014 peak.
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Apple’s iPhones slowed to tackle ageing batteries

Customers have long suspected iPhones slow down over time. Now, Apple has confirmed some models do.
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iPhone Demand Charges Apple’s Results

Apple Inc. extended its year-long rebound in the latest quarter thanks to rising iPhone demand, and the tech giant projected record revenue in the current quarter driven by sales of its highest-priced iPhone model ever.
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Apple’s iOS 11 kills old 32-bit iPhone and iPad apps

Apple’s latest mobile operating system will not launch several ageing educational apps and games.
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Apple’s wireless charger may not ship with the new iPhones at launch

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Here’s what you need to watch for in Apple’s Q3 2017 earnings

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How Jony Ive Masterminded Apple’s New Headquarters

With Apple Park, the company’s chief designer has once again brought Steve Jobs’s exacting design vision to life.
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The Rock stars in ‘movie’ with Apple’s Siri

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has made a “movie” co-starring Apple’s voice assistant Siri.
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Apple’s top new iOS 11 features 

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Here’s what’s new: Apple’s High Sierra 

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‘I’m Not Sure I Understand’—How Apple’s Siri Lost Her Mojo

Nimble competitors developed new voice-powered products for the digital home while Apple remained focused on its phone. Now the tech giant is trying to regain its edge.
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‘I’m Not Sure I Understand’—How Apple’s Siri Lost Her Mojo

Nimble competitors developed new voice-powered products for the digital home while Apple remained focused on its phone. Now the tech giant is trying to regain its edge.
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Apple’s iOS 11 update ends support for iPhone 5 and 5C

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What’s Driving Apple’s Epic Valuation, in 14 Charts

Apple’s stock has been on a tear the past year. The company’s share price has risen about 60% since its low point May 12, 2016, adding roughly $ 300 billion in market capitalization. The latest run comes after a relatively humdrum product year as sales of iPhones, iPads and Macs don’t explain the stock’s surging price. So what’s driving Apple’s shares?
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Apple’s Cash Hoard Set to Top $250 Billion

Apple likely will report Tuesday that its cash hoard has topped a quarter of a trillion dollars—an unrivalled milestone that could ratchet up pressure on the tech giant to make splashier acquisitions or dole out more money to shareholders.
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Apple’s iPad Problem: The Old Ones Are Just Fine

Apple just released a new iPad to little fanfare. It’s not that it’s bad—it’s just there’s nothing wrong with your old one. And that underscores how the iPad has descended from one of Apple’s most-hyped products to one of its slowest to evolve.
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BeatsX Review: If Apple’s AirPods Aren’t Your Thing

The Apple-designed wireless earbuds connect easily to iPhones, iPads, Macs and Apple Watches and are comfortable to wear, says Nathan Olivarez-Giles.
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IPhone Sales Bolster Apple’s Revenue

Apple said demand for its iPhone 7 helped deliver record revenue, ending three consecutive quarters of declines, but the new device failed to lift profitability as margins came under pressure.
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Why Apple’s Critics Are Right This Time

Almost since the birth of Apple, critics have declared it was headed in the wrong direction. Today, the most pressing example is Apple’s seeming struggle to execute on its vision for artificial intelligence, writes Christopher Mims.
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Apple’s Mysterious AirPods Delay Marks Rare Misstep

Three months after trumpeting the AirPods as a breakthrough technology, Apple still hasn’t made them available. The company says it needs time before the wireless airbuds are ready for consumers.
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Alarming Numbers Of People Are Trying To Rip Apples Open With Their Bare Hands

Hey, it’s the weekend. Have you got absolutely nothing to do? Why not destroy an apple using only your brute strength? (Just make sure to eat it afterward — food waste is bad, people!)

We bring this up because the young and hip on Twitter are apparently all about the #SuperSageAppleChallenge. The “challenge” is whether or not you can use your bare hands to squeeze or twist an apple in two. Chances are, you can’t.

The task got its start — and its name — from Sage Northcutt, a UFC fighter whose muscled hands make apples quake. He tweeted a video of himself inflicting fruity carnage on Tuesday and encouraged his followers to do the same.

He also tweeted an apple-breaking clip at Chrissy Teigen for her birthday, which seemed to really impress her.

Here are some other people who may or may not also impress Teigen.

If you embark on this challenge and live to tell the tale, let us know. Just be careful.

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Services Business Emerges as Key to Apple’s Core

As the growth in Apple’s device sales slows and the population of Apple users expands, the company’s services business is shifting to essential from overlooked.
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Services Business Emerges as Key to Apple’s Core

As the growth in Apple’s device sales slows and the population of Apple users expands, the company’s services business is shifting to essential from overlooked.
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Here’s The Diabolical Plot Behind Apple’s Ever-Changing MacBook Chargers

That new Macbook is pretty sweet, huh?

No, not that one. The new, new Macbook — you know, the one with the radically different charger port for no apparent reason.

Oh, wait. There is a reason: “Because f**k you, that’s why!” So say the comedians at College Humor, who put together this satirical video explaining Apple’s eagerness to poke you in the eye.
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Aisle View: Four Bites of the Apples

The greatness of Richard Nelson’s The Apple Family Plays (now at the Public, with all four in rep through December 15) is not that the author manages to weave them around four pivotal dates in his characters’ — and his audiences’ — lives. This is a portrait, in four slices, of an American family. Not a typical American family, mind you. These are upper middle class, New York liberals: Baby Boomers dealing with life, family, death, and politics 60 years after the Boom.

The events in question certainly lend the plays an immediacy. That Hopey Changey Thing — titled borrowed from a Dangerous-to-Democrats political rabble-rouser of the time — took place, and opened, on Election Night 2010 (the night the Republicans and their Tea Party won the House). Sweet and Sad occurred on the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Last fall’s Sorry, again, centered on and opened on Election Day, 2012. (Obama beat Romney.) The final installment, Regular Singing, opened last Friday, the 50th Anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The sheer feat of writing these plays before the fact — all started previewing prior to the actual event, with playwright/director Nelson making changes to keep up with fast-changing current events — is beyond impressive, especially when things turned out so well.

But The Apple Family Plays are about family, in this case a family as American as apples. (Nelson — with a bow to Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya: Scenes from Country Life — subtitles his Apple plays Scenes from Life in the Country.) The leader of the family — at least during the seven hours or so of playing time, or maybe due to the power of Maryann Plunkett’s performance — is Barbara, a schoolteacher who lives in Rhinebeck, New York. She shares her house with her divorced sister Marian (Laila Robbins) –also a schoolteacher — who moved in between the first and second plays. Younger sister Jane (Sally Murphy) is a writer, who lives apart but is closely tied to her sisters. Richard (Jay O. Sanders), the man of the family, is a lawyer who drifts from job to job and talks a good game but can’t really win a point against the Apple girls. They are joined by Uncle Benjamin, a famous former actor (Jon DeVries), and Jane’s boyfriend Tim (Stephen Kunken), a nonfamous actor who as of last week — when Regular Singing takes place — was working as a waiter at the Beekman Arms.

Regular Singing is built around an unseen guest: Marian’s ex-husband Adam, who is not a character in any of the plays, is dying in a room upstairs. (Given a brief life expectancy by his doctor, he determined to stay alive until the day of the Kennedy anniversary — just about the only not-quite-convincing aspect in Nelson’s four plays.) This, understandably, brings up numerous family issues, including the unexplained suicide of Marian and Adam’s twenty-year-old daughter between the first two plays. At the same time, the three sisters are worried about their failing uncle — who was moved to an assisted living facility after Sorry — and their flailing brother, who is now working in Albany and sprinkles the evening with Cuomo jokes that are far more interesting to him than to anyone else.

The acting company has played a key role in the creation of the plays; one feels that by the third Nelson was writing not only for the characters but for the actors playing the characters. Ms. Plunkett — who is best remembered hereabouts as a wisp of a thing singing, dancing, and winning a Best Actress Tony Award opposite Robert Lindsay in the 1986 Me and My Girl — gives a monumental performance as the bedrock of the family. She is matched by Mr. Sanders. (Given the thrust staging of the play, I spent at least 20 minutes of the play directly behind Sanders seated at a table. Who knew that you could fully feel the strength of a performance by staring at someone’s back?) Robbins — distracted by her estranged, dying husband upstairs and the ghost of her daughter in the kitchen — gives yet another impressive performance.

The current Public productions of all four plays in rotation bring two newcomers to the group. Ms. Murphy makes a winning Jane, tiptoeing around one of the never-to-be-answered skeletons in the family cupboard (which is to say, is favorite Uncle Benjamin actually her father?). Mr. Kunken has the largest shoes to fill, those of Shuler Hensley who is presently supporting the Messrs. McKellen and Stewart in Waiting for Godot and No Man’s Land. (When Hensley was unavailable last year for Sorry, his character was simply said to be out-of-town doing a show.) Kunken is fully equal to the rest as this member of the family who is not quite a member of the family. The prize of the evening, though, is DeVries as the gentle elder struggling with severe memory loss, smiling graciously when the memories slip away from him.

The political landmarks are the posts on which Nelson’s four plots are staked, but it is the interwoven strands of character and family history that make The Apple Family Plays so very moving. And they are what make the plays viable individually; viewing all four in succession will obviously add to your comprehension, but they more than stand on their own. (I would select Sorry as the most indispensable, with Regular Singing a close second.) Taken alone or as whole, they mark a distinct peak in modern-day American playwriting. There are obvious parallels to Horton Foote’s Orphans’ Home Cycle and Tracy Letts’ August: Osage County, not only in familial subject matter but in quality. And that’s a mighty strong group to be in.
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