Posts tagged “Apple”

3:08 p.m. yesterday

Disney awarded gaze-tracking patent, every U.S. taxpayer gave Apple $6, Samsung update will make Galaxy 7 phones useless

Bulldog In today's update of technology news: Samsung update will prevent Galaxy 7 phones from charging; Disney awarded gaze-tracking patent; American taxpayers each paid Apple about $6.

11:52 a.m. Tuesday

Top court backs Samsung in Apple case, insider trading crackdown

Samsung logo Ina pair of unanimous decisions, the Supreme Court on Tuesday sided with Samsung in its patent dispute with Apple and also stood behind crackdowns on insider trading.

November 14

Review: New Macs, Lenovo laptop make traditional keyboards touchy

​Can the venerable laptop keyboard get more touchy-feely - and in a good way? We're about to find out. Higher-end models of Apple's MacBook Pro now come with a narrow touch screen above the regular keyboard for quick access to common settings and tasks, while Lenovo's Yoga Book laptop loses the physical keyboard entirely.

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Updated November 1

Premium Lock 'Running watch:' Apple double downs on Nike smartwatch (Plus: Video review)

Apple isn't the first to add GPS functionality to a smartwatch, but it's the first to make something that feels like a running watch. Here's a review. Plus: Watch a video overview.

October 26

Premium Lock Rotting Apple? Revenue, profit declines show weakening influence + A graphical view

Apple  Analysis: Apple's latest revenue and profit declines show its influence on the devices market is weakening, says Technology Business Research analyst Jack Narcotta. Plus: See a graphical review of its results and financials.

Updated October 19

Premium Lock Brands go for top domain names; voice recognition breakthrough, and you may be in a perpetual police photo lineup

Bulldog In todays update of technology news: Brands turning to top domain names led by Google; Microsoft makes voice recognition breakthrough; and you may be in a perpetual police photo llineup.

Updated October 12

Premium Lock Lenovo still No. 1 in PCs - barely - thanks to US growth

Lenovo's lead in the world PC market is so thin it could be called angel-hair pasta thin. The tech giant stretches its No. 1 PC seller in-the-world-streak to three years - but just barely. Hard-charging HP nearly topples Lenovo from the top spot in the third quarter, new statistics show. Only growth in the U.S. keeps Lenovo ahead as its overall sales decline.

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Updated October 11

Premium Lock AT&T, Verizon top US 'investment heroes' list; Duke Energy is No. 10

Economy AT&T leads the new "U.S. Investment Heroes of 2016" report that ranks non-financial companies by investment in the American economy. The top 25 is dominated by technology and energy companies with AT&T leading for the fourth consecutive year.

October 6

Premium Lock 7 up: Galaxy beats iPhone in testing by Consumer Reports

Samsung and iPhone are still the top dogs when it comes to smartphone wars despite Samsung's recent problems and dwindling hype over iPhones. New and more complete tests results from Consumer Reports show which is best.

Updated September 29

Premium Lock The AI future: Utopian or dystopian ... that is the question

Five of the world's tech giants - Google, Amazon, Facebook, IBM and Microsoft - are teaming up in an effort to persuade us that artificial intelligence is our friend, not a threat to our jobs or a human future. The Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society, they call it. Will this be education or brainwashing?

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