Melbourne teen pleads guilty to hacking into Apple network

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Melbourne Australian boy downloaded 90 gigabytes of secure files and accessed customer accounts An Apple store in New York. A Melbourne boy has admitted to hacking files and accessing customer accounts from the company’s network. Photograph: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images A Melbourne teenager has pleaded Läs mer…

I want to boycott US PC hardware, software and services. Is it possible?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ask Jack US news Ian doesn’t like the way the US is going, and wonders if he could avoid using the country’s PC products. Good luck with that Apple CEO Tim Cook talks to Donald Trump. ‘Most technology products come from companies based in Läs mer…

Twitter suspends Infowars' Alex Jones for abuse

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Twitter Far-right conspiracy theorist will not be able to tweet, retweet or favourite tweets for seven days A Twitter spokesperson said the action was taken for a video that was in violation of the company’s rules on abusive behaviour and inciting violence. Photograph: Tamir Läs mer…

Does the banning of Alex Jones signal a new era of big tech responsibility?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Internet Does the banning of Alex Jones signal a new era of big tech responsibility? With the removal of the conspiracy theorist’s material from key platforms, firms have changed their tune on ‘free speech’ – but some see the move as more about money Läs mer…

UK schools and tech industry urged to foster education revolution

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Education policy Education secretary wants UK and Silicon Valley firms to help put tech at heart of classrooms Schools could bring education to life by enabling children to control robots or take virtual trips, the education secretary said. Photograph: Getty Tech companies in the Läs mer…

Apple removes podcasts by Infowars' Alex Jones

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple Move is most significant action yet by a major technology firm against US conspiracy theorist After sanctioning Alex Jones, Apple said it ‘does not tolerate hate speech’. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters Apple has removed the American conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from its podcast directory, Läs mer…

The trillion-dollar question: can the tech giants keep growing?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Technology sector The trillion-dollar question: can the tech giants keep growing? A startling stock-market landmark for Apple has been offset by big falls for Facebook and Twitter. Is this tumultuous period just a blip, or the first sign of trouble? Apple’s chief Läs mer…

Is austerity driving people to food banks? That’s an easy one | Letters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Food banks Is austerity driving people to food banks? That’s an easy one Readers respond to news that ministers have secretly drawn up plans to investigate whether the government’s own policies are to blame for the sharp rise in the use of food banks Läs mer…

Apple's six defining products – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; As Apple becomes the first company to break $1tn market cap barrier its progress from garage-based startup to the all-conquering global company it is today can be charted in six products. Here are the computers, music players, smartphones and tablets that made Apple Apple Läs mer…

From Macs to iPods and apps: how Apple revolutionised technology

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple Over 42 years, the company has created an ‘app economy’ and placed itself at the centre of it A poster from 2006 in California advertises the iPod. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Few companies change the world, and fewer still do it more than Läs mer…

Apple becomes world's first trillion dollar company

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple Computing and mobile phone giant beats Amazon to landmark after its shares hit $207.05 Customers walk past an Apple logo inside an Apple store at Grand Central Station in New York. Photograph: Lucas Jackson/Reuters Apple became the world’s first trillion-dollar company on Thursday, Läs mer…

Apple’s Stock Is Going Gangbusters and it Could Be the First American Company Worth $1 Trillion

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; (Bloomberg) — Apple Inc. shares jumped 3.5 percent in pre-market trading Wednesday after the company projected sales that suggest consumers are still snapping up the company’s high-end iPhones even as updated models are on the horizon. The Cupertino, California-based technology giant said on Tuesday Läs mer…

Huawei beats Apple to become second-largest smartphone maker

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Huawei iPhone manufacturer drops to third after Chinese company splits Samsung and Apple for first time in seven years Approximately 351m smartphones were sold globally in the second quarter, down 2% year-on-year. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters Huawei overtook Apple to become the world’s second-largest smartphone Läs mer…

Apple Beat Third Quarter Expectations, as Phone Sales Barely Grew

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple made more money from higher priced iPhones in the latest quarter, even as unit sales were relatively unchanged. Shares of Apple rose nearly 3 percent Tuesday after it reported fiscal third-quarter results that beat Wall Street expectations. Unit volume rose just 1 percent Läs mer…

Apple reports new sales record for third quarter as it eases toward $1tn mark

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Apple Tech giant reported a $11.5bn profit, up 32% from the same period last year, and sales increased 17% to $53.3bn, a new record Apple sold around 41.3m iPhones during the quarter. Photograph: Elijah Nouvelage/AFP/Getty Images Apple Inc reported better than expected sales figures Läs mer…