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Apple supply constraints continue ahead of Q1 2022 earnings report on Thursday

January 24, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

While Apple was able to meet the demand for its polishing cloth after weeks of shortages, we can’t say the same about all other products it launched in the past few months. As the company plans to report its Q1 […]


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Apple will release more new products in 2022 than ever before

January 24, 2022

Via: BGR

For years, critics complained that Apple’s entire business was too focused on the iPhone. Fast forward to 2022 and Apple’s business is more diversified than ever before. Sure, the iPhone release still accounts for the bulk of Apple’s revenue. But […]


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Apple faces multiple iPhone patent infringement lawsuits as Ericsson licenses expire

January 19, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Ericsson has filed multiple iPhone patent infringement claims against Apple in two separate US lawsuits. In all, the company claims that Apple has infringed 12 patents, including ones relating to 5G. It’s believed that Ericsson is seeking an import ban […]


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The cold, bitter truth about the Android-iOS messaging mess

January 14, 2022

Via: ComputerWorld

My goodness, my fellow Google-observers: We’ve got quite the bit of virtual geek theater playing out in front of our googly eyes right now. Have you caught wind of this whole debacle yet? Following a report in The Wall Street […]


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Microsoft poaches key Apple semiconductor engineer as it ramps up in-house chip design

January 12, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

Microsoft has poached a veteran chip designer from Apple, according to a new report from Bloomberg. The report explains that Apple chip architect Mike Filippo has departed Apple to join Microsoft, signaling that the company is looking to “expand its […]


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Americans were targeted by 50.5 billion robocalls in 2021

January 7, 2022

Via: Phone Arena

In 2021, Americans were the targets of 50.5 billion robocalls, which is around a 10% increase compared to the 45.9 billion robocalls received in 2020. On the plus side, the number of robocalls received in 2021 was 14% lower compared […]


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China launches iPhone and Android apps for its digital currency

January 4, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

China has rolled out a pilot version of an app that allows users to store and pay with digital yuan, also known as e-CNY, as reported by the South China Morning Post. And no, the digital yuan isn’t a cryptocurrency […]


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India joins list of countries investigating Apple over App Store antitrust allegations

January 3, 2022

Via: 9to5Mac

The year barely started and Apple has been hit with an antitrust investigation over App Store practices in India, according to a new report by The Wall Street Journal. India’s antitrust watchdog wants to understand whether Apple charging a 30% […]


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CES 2022 will introduce HDMI 2.1a, another confusing new spec

December 29, 2021

Via: The Verge

The HDMI standards are a mess. HDMI 2.1, in particular, is a uniquely frustrating mess, with haphazard support among TV manufacturers, cable makers, and devices that make setting up, say 120Hz gaming on a PS5 or Xbox Series X a […]


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Apple sues Ericsson over ‘strong-arm’ tactics in 5G patent negotiations

December 20, 2021

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple is firing back at Ericsson amid an ongoing dispute over pricing for patent licensing in regards to technology “critical” for mobile telecommunications. This comes after Ericsson sued Apple in the same court, accusing the company of negotiating in “bad […]