Friday, 20 September 2019

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Apple takes fight against 13-billion-euro EU tax order to court

LUXEMBOURG: Apple will launch a legal challenge to a European Commission order to pay 13 billion euros ($14.4 billion) in Irish back taxes in a landmark case in the EU’s crackdown on tax avoidance by multinational companies. The iPhone maker is expected to send a six-man delegation headed by Chief ...

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Radhika Apte with Moulin Rouge actor in Apple series Shantaram

BOLLYWOOD: Radhika Apte is all set to star in as a series regular in Apple’s international drama series Shantaram starring Charlie Hunnam in the lead. Joining Radhika is Richard Roxburgh who has starred in films like Moulin Rouge and Mission Impossible 2. It is based on Gregory David Roberts’ bestselling novel of the ...

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Apple unveils a cheaper iPhone and pricing for streaming TV

CUPERTINO: Apple unveiled new iPhones that are largely unchanged from previous models and accompanied by an unexpected price cut for the cheapest model, underscoring the company’s efforts to counteract a sales slump of its flagship product. The company’s new models are so similar to last year’s lineup they may be ...

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These Apple, Samsung phones are ‘harmful’ to the body

LONDON: Tech giants Apple and Samsung have been sued in the US over harmful radio frequency (RF) exposure their smartphones may be emitting. The class-action suit, filed in the US District Court for the Northern District of California, claims RF radiation emitted from Apple and Samsung smartphones “exceed legal limits ...

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Apple debuts credit card as it readies TV+ launch

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple launched a smartphone-generation credit card in the US and moved closer to hitting the hot streaming television market with a new subscription service. The moves come as Apple shifts to emphasize digital content and other services to offset a pullback in the once-sizzling smartphone market. Arrival of ...

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Apple to restrict FB and WhatsApp messaging feature

LONDON: Apple Inc is making a change to its mobile operating system that will restrict a feature that apps like Facebook Inc’s Messenger and WhatsApp use to make voice calls over the internet, The Information reported. The calling feature in the apps runs in the background even when not in ...

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Apple takes majority stake in Intel modem unit

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple agreed to pay $1 billion to acquire the majority of Intel’s smartphone modem business, a move giving the iPhone maker more control over its supply chain. As part of the deal, some 2,200 Intel employees will join Apple, which will acquire intellectual property, equipment and leases. Johny ...

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Apple reports to fixing bug in Walkie Talkie app

CUPERTINO Apple says it’s fixing a security flaw affecting the Walkie Talkie app on Apple Watch. The company said Friday it has temporarily disabled a feature that could have allowed someone to listen through another person’s iPhone without that person’s consent. Apple says it’s not easy to exploit the bug ...

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US ‘threats’ not way to solve digital tax law dispute: France

PARIS:  France rejected a US investigation into its plans to tax internet giants which could trigger punitive tariffs, saying “threats” were not the way to resolve disputes. “Between allies, I believe we can and must resolve our differences in another way than through threats,” Economy Minister Bruno le Maire told ...

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Apple moves Mac Pro production to China from US

WASHINGTON: Apple Inc is shifting manufacturing of its new Mac Pro desktop computer to China from the United States, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The move comes at a time when the Trump administration has threatened to impose new levies to cover nearly all ...

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