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China Label iPhone A National Security Threat

Jul 12 2014 9:44am CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: Shutterstock A Chinese broadcaster has labeled Apple’s iPhone a national security threat because of the device’s location tracking abilities. The state-run China Central Television (CCTV) reported Friday that the iPhone’s iOS 7 operating system could give foreign governments valuable insight regarding China’s national intelligence and economic dealings because it logs users’ locations and timestamps of frequently visited areas. The report called Apple’s trove of locati ...
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Apple is the new IBM... and I Might Finally Buy One

Jun 14 2014 7:26am CDT | Source: Big Government

I've been reflecting on the recent tour de force developer conference held by Apple: the WWDC. CEO Tim Cook and his team presented a sweeping overhaul of the software systems that power the iPhone, iPad and Mac computers.  Since Steve Jobs's death, Apple seemed to be running on fumes. A new phone, a new Mac, etc., but nothing powerful or innovative was presented to us technologists. Until now that is. WWDC was a groundbreaking e ...
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Will Apple’s New Health App Actually Help Make You Healthier?

Jun 3 2014 10:09am CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

Abigail Bessler is an intern for ThinkProgress. Apple senior vice president of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks about the Apple HealthKit app at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, Monday, June 2, 2014. CREDIT: AP On Monday, Apple Inc. unveiled OS X Yosemite, the newest Mac operating platform, to a crowd of excited developers. And while iPhone users might be more excited about the prospect of removing themse ...
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Kampala, Aug 1 (IANS) Gay activists in Uganda Friday won a court battle in which they had sued the government for passing the controversial anti-gay bill with no quorum in parliament. | by IANS
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