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Apple, Google plan software to slow virus, joining global debate on tracking

Apple, Google plan software to slow virus, joining global debate on tracking

Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google said on Friday that they will work together to create contact tracing technology that aims to slow the spread of the coronavirus by allowing users to opt into logging other phones

Apple to pay up to $500 million to settle US lawsuit over slow iPhones

Apple to pay up to $500 million to settle US lawsuit over slow iPhones

Apple Inc has agreed to pay up to $500 million to settle litigation accusing it of quietly slowing down older iPhones as it launched new models, to induce owners to buy replacement phones or batteries.

MEPs demand universal mobile phone charger in clash with Apple

MEPs demand universal mobile phone charger in clash with Apple

The European Parliament demanded Thursday that the EU urgently force tech companies to adopt a universal charger, setting up a clash with Apple and its widely used iPhone connector cable.

Apple, Google, Amazon eye common standard for smart home devices

Apple, Google, Amazon eye common standard for smart home devices

Amazon, Apple and Google announced plans Wednesday to develop a common technology standard for smart home products, in a move aimed at enabling more connected devices to speak to each other.

Apple publishes new technical details on privacy features

Apple publishes new technical details on privacy features

Apple Inc on Wednesday published four new papers outlining technical details of how some of the privacy features in its most recent operating systems work.

Apple offers $2.5 bn to address California housing crisis

Apple offers $2.5 bn to address California housing crisis

Apple said Monday it would commit $2.5 billion over the next two years to help address the shortage of affordable housing in California and reduce homelessness.

Apple starts selling locally assembled iPhone XR in India

Apple starts selling locally assembled iPhone XR in India

Apple Inc has started selling its popular iPhone XR phones assembled in India, as it looks to expand its share in the world's second-largest smartphone market where it has struggled against cheaper products from rivals.

China accuses Apple of aiding Hong Kong protests through 'toxic apps'

China accuses Apple of aiding Hong Kong protests through 'toxic apps'

Apple is the latest in a series of foreign companies and organizations to have come under fire in China for their alleged support of Hong Kong protesters.

Apple spars with EU as $14 bn Irish tax dispute drags on

Apple spars with EU as $14 bn Irish tax dispute drags on

Apple accused the European Commission of misunderstanding its business on day two of the iPhone maker's appeal against a $14 billion tax order ...

New iPhones woo users to Apple television and games

New iPhones woo users to Apple television and games

Apple on Tuesday played to its strengths with powerful new iPhone and iPad models able to serve as stages for its new game and television services.

Apple reveals triple-camera iPhone; $5 monthly streaming TV undercuts Disney

Apple reveals triple-camera iPhone; $5 monthly streaming TV undercuts Disney

Apple Inc on Tuesday revealed a triple-camera iPhone, matching a feature rivals already have, and rolled out a streaming TV service priced to undercut Disney and Netflix.

Apple expected to unveil new iPhone at September 10 event

Apple expected to unveil new iPhone at September 10 event

Apple sent out invitations on Thursday to a September 10 event at its Silicon Valley campus where it is expected to unveil a new-generation iPhone.