Apple Delays Debut of Anti-Tracking Tool in iPhone Software

SAN RAMON — Apple is delaying a new privacy feature in the next version of its iPhone operating system that will make it more difficult for app makers to track people online to help sell digital ads. The decision outlined Thursday affects iOS 14, which is e...

Apple Is 1st US Company to Be Valued at $2 Trillion

NEW YORK — Apple is the first U.S. company to boast a market value of $2 trillion, just two years after it became the first to reach $1 trillion. The company's hugely loyal customer base trusts its products ...
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Apple Closes Stores in 4 States, Again, as Infections Rise

SAN RAMON — Apple is closing 11 stores in Arizona, Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina that it had reopened just few weeks ago as coronavirus infections rates in some regions in the U.S. begin to rise. The decision announced Friday is another sign th...
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Apple, Google Release Technology for Pandemic Apps

Apple and Google on Wednesday released long-awaited smartphone technology to automatically notify people if they might have been exposed to the coronavirus. Many governments have already tried, mostly unsucc...
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Apple Rolls out Cheaper iPhone as Pandemic Curbs Spending

NEW YORK — Apple is releasing a new iPhone that will be vastly cheaper than the models it rolled out last fall when the economy was booming and the pandemic had yet to force people to rethink their spending. The second-generation iPhone SE introduced Wednes...
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California Apple Stores Must Pay Workers During Bag Searches

PLACERVILLE — Employees at Apple stores must be paid for time they spend waiting for managers or security guards to search their bags to make sure they’re not stealing anything, the California Supreme Court ruled Thursday. What’s more, the justices said the...