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Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide product marketing, speaks on stage during the introduction of the new iPhone 5C in Cupertino, Calif., Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Apple offering free recycling of all used products

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to reduce the pollution caused by […]

04/21/2014

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Did Apple Maps find the Loch Ness Monster?

There’s an Apple Maps satellite photo of Loch Ness in Scotland, and it shows a LONG, MYSTERIOUS SHAPE in the water . . . that looks like it has FLIPPERS. The Official Loch Ness Monster […]

04/21/2014

Images of the Large Emergency Event Digital Information Repository (Leedir) on a computer and smartphone. (Photo credit: Leedir)

LASD launches eyewitness online platform

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – An online platform that allows eyewitnesses to upload photos and videos following a major disaster or terrorist attack could help law enforcement prioritize responses, a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department official […]

04/11/2014

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Apple, Samsung fail to settle before March trial

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) – Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. have failed to settle their latest patent dispute despite a daylong meeting between top Samsung executives and Apple CEO Tim Cook hosted by […]

02/22/2014

This January 1984 photo, shows Steve Jobs, left and John Sculley presenting the new Macintosh Desktop Computer at a shareholder meeting in Cupertino, Calif.  (AP Photo/FILE)

Apple’s Mac still influences, 30 years after debut

NEW YORK (AP) — Look around. Many of the gadgets you see drew inspiration from the original Mac computer. Computers at the time typically required people to type in commands. Once the Mac came out […]

01/23/2014

Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Chair Edith Ramirez speaks at the FTC in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Apple will refund at least $32.5M in app case

WASHINGTON (AP) — Apple will refund at least $32.5 million to consumers to settle a federal case involving purchases that kids made without their parents’ permission while playing on mobile apps, the government announced Wednesday. […]

01/15/2014

Hundreds of fans funnel hot air from computer servers into a cooling unit to be recirculated at a Google data center in Mayes County, Okla. The green lights are the server status LEDs reflecting from the front of the servers. (AP Photo/Google, Connie Zhou, File)

Notable technology in 2013

NEW YORK (AP) — As I look back at the more than 100 tech products we reviewed in 2013, a handful of gadgets and services deserve a second look. It’s become clear that one brand […]

12/31/2013

Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide product marketing, speaks on stage during the introduction of the new iPhone 5C in Cupertino, Calif., Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Apple says it had no role in NSA’s alleged iPhone hack

LONDON (AP) — Apple Inc. says it played no role in the National Security Agency’s alleged efforts to hack the iPhone, explaining that it was unaware of a recently revealed program apparently aimed at turning […]

12/31/2013

Michael Thomasson in the basement of his suburban Buffalo home, where he stores his collection of video games.  (AP Photo/Brianna Blank)

Man’s 10,607 video games secure Guinness title

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Maybe it was getting his first video game, Cosmic Avenger, for Christmas at age 12, and then having to wait an entire year for the hard-to-land Colecovision console to play it […]

12/24/2013

Chinese employees cheer a customer after he bought a new iPhone at an Apple store in Wangfujing shopping district in Beijing. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)

Apple lands elusive iPhone deal with China Mobile

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A long-sought deal to sell the iPhone through China Mobile should enable Apple to boost its profits and build customer loyalty in an important, growing market. China Mobile, the world’s largest […]

12/23/2013

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Apple Mac Pro orders to begin Thursday

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple will start taking orders for its high-end Mac Pro desktop computer on Thursday. The black, cylinder-shaped machine is assembled in Austin, Texas, consistent with Apple’s pledge to move manufacturing of […]

12/18/2013

LG Electronics' smartphone G Flex. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

Can smartphones snap out of technological stupor?

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — This may be remembered as the year smartphones became boring. Although high-definition displays on smartphones have gotten bigger and their cameras have gotten better, the pace of gee-whiz innovation has dawdled. […]

12/13/2013

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