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Florida Company Sues Apple, Says Apple TV's 'What Did He Say?' Feature Copies Its Movie Software

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Florida Company Sues Apple, Says Apple TV's 'What Did He Say?' Feature Copies Its Movie Software

- Thursday July 27, 2017 5:53 pm PDT by Joe Rossignol Florida company filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Apple today, claiming the fourth-generation Apple TV's rewind with closed captioning tvOS feature copies its movie companion software. Using the Siri Remote, Apple TV users can ask "what did she say?" and tvOS will rewind the TV show or movie by 10-15 seconds and resume playing with closed captioning temporarily enabled
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Apple kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle

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Apple kills iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle

- The company discontinued sales of the two music players Thursday in a move reflecting the waning popularity of the devices in an era when most people store or stream their tunes on smartphones. The iPod product line still remains alive. Apple plans to continue selling its internet-connected iPod Touch. Apple’s iPhone, released a decade ago, played an instrumental role in the demise of the digital music players that the company popularized with the 2001 debut of the iPod
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Apple kills iPod nano, shuffle

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Apple kills iPod nano, shuffle

- Apple is discontinuing the iPod nano and iPod shuffle, leaving the iPod touch as the only remaining version of Apple's portable music players. The nano and shuffle are no longer available on Apple's website, but you can still find "support" pages for both discontinued iPods. In a statement, the company says it's simplifying its iPod lineup to two models of the iPod touch, now with double the capacity than they had before
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Blending fashion with tech: This iPhone app will scan your foot and make you a custom pair of high heels

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Blending fashion with tech: This iPhone app will scan your foot and make you a custom pair of high heels

- A quick scan of the foot with an iPhone will result in a customized pair of high heels, delivered from Spain, through an app created by True Gault — the latest brand to crack the code on mass-producing personalized items. The New York-based shoe start-up has patented a technology that uses 3-D measuring tools to capture the biomechanics of a foot, all from an iPhone's camera
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Apple is discontinuing the iPod Shuffle and Nano

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Apple is discontinuing the iPod Shuffle and Nano

- Apple said on Thursday it is discontinuing the iPod Shuffle and Nano, marking the company's continuing commitment to its flagship iPhone product. Two models of the iPod Touch will still be available, Apple said, starting at $199 with double the capacity they had before. The music device, alongside iTunes, is widely credited with driving digital music adoption in the early 2000s
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Apple kills off iPod Nano and Shuffle

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Apple kills off iPod Nano and Shuffle

- It marks the end of an era: Apple has officially (and quietly) killed off the iPod Nano and the iPod Shuffle, leaving just the iPod Touch as the only remaining version of the company’s iconic portable music players. "Today, we are simplifying our iPod lineup with two models of iPod touch now with double the capacity starting at just $199 and we are discontinuing the iPod shuffle and iPod nano,” Apple said in a statement
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Apple Adjusts iPod Touch Prices and Storage: 32GB For $199, 128GB For $299

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Apple Adjusts iPod Touch Prices and Storage: 32GB For $199, 128GB For $299

- Apple today tweaked its iPod touch storage and pricing configurations after discontinuing the iPod nano and iPod shuffle. Apple now offers a 32GB model for $199, and a 128GB model for $299, in the United States. 16GB and 64GB models have been discontinued. Apple's previous iPod touch lineup was priced as following in the United States: • 16GB: $199 • 32GB: $249 • 64GB: $299 • 128GB: $399 The new configurations are currently in stock on Apple's online store in the same colors as previously: Silver, Gold, Space Gray, Pink, Blue, and Red
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Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook: Updated Mock Draft as NFL Training Camps Open

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Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook: Updated Mock Draft as NFL Training Camps Open

- As you're reading this, NFL players are going back to work. They've packed their comfy clothes, their special pillows and their Microsoft Surface tablets and are reporting to or have reported to training camp. For some, like the Kansas City Chiefs, that means cramming 90 players into a tiny college campus in St. Joseph, Missouri, where players and staff sleep in dorm rooms
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Child charged with larceny after Amazon Echo records him breaking into home, police say

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Child charged with larceny after Amazon Echo records him breaking into home, police say

- A 9-year-old boy is being charged with breaking and entering into his neighbor's home in Gloucester after the Amazon Echo he allegedly stole ended up sending a voice recording the neighbor's cellphone. In addition to the Echo, the young boy is also accused of stealing an iPhone, a phone charger, $46 cash and an Amazon package, the Gloucester Times reported. According to a police report acquired by the Gloucester Times, the 9-year-old boy repeatedly broke in through a first-floor screen door on the backside of the house three times in the last week
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TransferWise Now Supports Apple Pay For U.S. Dollar Transfers

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TransferWise Now Supports Apple Pay For U.S. Dollar Transfers

- TransferWise has updated its iPhone and iPad app this week with Apple Pay. support for U.S. dollar transfers. Now, users can simply add a debit or credit card to the Wallet app and select it as a payment method in the TransferWise app. TransferWise said Apple Pay integration is also being rolled out in Australia, Switzerland, France, Spain, Ireland, and Italy, according to Reuters
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iPhone users urged to update software

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iPhone users urged to update software

- An iPhone virus that attacks phones on WiFi is causing the company to issue warnings. Apple is urging users urged to upgrade their phones and other mobile devices. The tech giant has issued critical security patches for IOS devices and Mac computers to protect against a potential hack that could come come remotely by way of WiFi. The virus is called “Broad Pawn” and is being considered a potentially serious threat
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Samsung soars, sidestepping jailing of chief, Note 7 fiasco

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Samsung soars, sidestepping jailing of chief, Note 7 fiasco

- SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Seemingly invincible Samsung Electronics appears set to log record annual profit this year as exploding use of data in mobile devices and the "memory supercycle" help it surmount the jailing of its de facto leader and sidestep losses from its fire-prone Galaxy Note 7s. South Korea's largest company reported Thursday record high quarterly profit and sales that likely will help it nudge aside Intel as the leading maker of semiconductors
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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 ‘Emperor Edition’ In The Cards, 8 GB Of RAM In Tow

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8 ‘Emperor Edition’ In The Cards, 8 GB Of RAM In Tow

- Samsung is expected to unveil the much-awaited successor of the Galaxy Note 7 – dubbed the Galaxy Note 8 – in August. The South Korean OEM has already confirmed a press event for August 23 and it is widely expected that it will take the wraps off the Galaxy Note 8 at the “Unpacked” event in New York. Earlier in July, the company unveiled the refurbished variant of the Galaxy Note 7 dubbed the Galaxy Note FE and rumors are rife that Samsung has yet another special edition smartphone in the pipeline
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Microsoft Surface Pro Vs. Surface Laptop: Which Is Best For College? [Opinion]

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Microsoft Surface Pro Vs. Surface Laptop: Which Is Best For College? [Opinion]

- Microsoft has just released their new 2017 Surface Pro and the Surface Laptop. Both have received good reviews. Digital Trends gave the new Surface Pro four -and-a-half stars, calling it the best 2-in-1 available. TechRadar gave the Surface Laptop four stars, and they claim that the device combines a thin and light design with powerful components. It’s almost back-to-school time, and you can bet a lot of college kids will be purchasing one of these
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Cochlear unveils hearing implants that work directly with Apple's iPhone

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Cochlear unveils hearing implants that work directly with Apple's iPhone

- (Reuters) - Cochlear Ltd said Wednesday it can now stream audio directly from Apple Inc's iPhone, iPad and iPod to the microchips in its hearing implants without having to use an additional device. Previously, Cochlear's sound processors worked with mobile phones, but implant wearers had to connect the sound processor to an intermediate Bluetooth device - usually worn around the neck like a pendant - that would then pair with a phone
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Iowa clinic uses virtual reality to distract child patients from procedures

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Iowa clinic uses virtual reality to distract child patients from procedures

- DES MOINES, Iowa (CNN) -- Going to the doctor`s office can be nerve wracking especially for kids, so an outpatient clinic in Iowa is experimenting with using virtual reality goggles to bring down their anxiety.
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UBS sees massive pent-up demand for the upcoming iPhone 8

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UBS sees massive pent-up demand for the upcoming iPhone 8

- UBS said in a note to investors on Tuesday that it's reiterating its buy rating on Apple with a 12-month price target of $170. The bank believes the upcoming iPhone 8 has the potential for huge sales because of expected upgrades from phones sold in fiscal 2015. Shares of Apple were up 1.4 percent to $153.49 midmorning Tuesday. UBS said it expects to see a surge of iPhone 6 owners upgrade next year, with the potential to make it a sales "supercycle
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    Apple kills off iPod Nano and Shuffle

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    It marks the end of an era: Apple has officially (and quietly) killed off the iPod Nano and the iPod Shuffle, leaving just the iPod Touch as the only remaining version of the company’s iconic portable music players. "Today, we are simplifying our iPod lineup with two models of iPod touch now with double the capacity starting at just $199 and we are discontinuing the iPod shuffle and iPod nano,” Apple said in a statement
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  • Samsung soars, sidestepping jailing of chief, Note 7 fiasco
    Samsung soars, sidestepping jailing of chief, Note 7 fiasco

    , richmond.com

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Seemingly invincible Samsung Electronics appears set to log record annual profit this year as exploding use of data in mobile devices and the "memory supercycle" help it surmount the jailing of its de facto leader and sidestep losses from its fire-prone Galaxy Note 7s. South Korea's largest company reported Thursday record high quarterly profit and sales that likely will help it nudge aside Intel as the leading maker of semiconductors
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