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AppleCare+ now covers your iPhone and iPad in Sweden and Mexico

AppleCare+ now covers your iPhone and iPad in Sweden and Mexico

On July 29, Apple officially expanded the availability of its AppleCare+ coverage plan, adding two new countries to the mix for protection of your iPhone and iPad.

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Tampa man accused of wire fraud after scamming Apple out of $309,768

Tampa man accused of wire fraud after scamming Apple out of $309,768

As the most valuable company in the world, you would expect that Apple has top-of-the-line security measures in place to protect against fraud and other crimes. Yet, a 24-year-old man from Florida is accused of scamming the Cupertino-based company out of almost a third of a million dollars right before the eyes of several retail employees. 

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Apple TV updated with three new channels, including CNBC and FOX NOW

Apple TV updated with three new channels, including CNBC and FOX NOW

Apple has added three new channels to the Apple TV this afternoon, including the financial news channel CNBC and FOX NOW network.  Just last week, it was rumored that the Apple TV would receive FXNOW and Simpsons World content within 12 months.

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Apple launches new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros with Faster Haswell processors and more RAM

Apple launches new 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros with Faster Haswell processors and more RAM

As expected, Apple has just launched updated 13-inch and 15-inch MacBook Pros with faster versions of Intel’s fourth-generation Haswell processors, and increased the RAM to 8GB for the 13-inch models and 16GB for the 15-inch models.

Here’s a look at the new MacBook Pros:

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Apple drops cross-appeal from judgment in Samsung trial, no longer seeking permanent injunction

Apple drops cross-appeal from judgment in Samsung trial, no longer seeking permanent injunction

The Apple vs. Samsung court hearings went on for quite some time, and finally saw a judgment sent down in early May of this year. Following that, Apple sought a cross-appeal of the ruling, aiming to bring a permanent injunction of some Samsung-branded products. Now, it looks like Apple has reversed course.

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Apple to acquire ‘Pandora for Talk Radio’ app Swell for $30 million

Apple to acquire ‘Pandora for Talk Radio’ app Swell for $30 million

Apple is close to acquiring Swell, the Pandora for talk-radio service for $30 million, according to Re/code.

Swell released an iPhone app last year, which allows users to stream audio from NPR, ABC, ESPN, BBC, CBC, TED and more.

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Apple planning changes to Apple Stores and Genius Bar appointments

Apple planning changes to Apple Stores and Genius Bar appointments

Apple is planing a number of changes to Apple Stores, including changes to how Genius Bar appointments are made, as well as training employees for a major new initiative.

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Apple reportedly acquires BookLamp, for somewhere between $10 and $15 million

Apple reportedly acquires BookLamp, for somewhere between $10 and $15 million

Apple recently announced their third quarterly earnings, and in the process revealed that they had acquired 29 companies since fiscal 2013. Five of them had been picked up in the first half of 2014, with Beats Electronics being the most obvious purchase. Now, it looks like we’ve found out one of those five.

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Apple eBook settlement now in question, as judge raises concerns it could harm consumers

Apple eBook settlement now in question, as judge raises concerns it could harm consumers

In March of 2014, a federal judge approved class action status for Apple’s legal troubles regarding reported instances of eBook price fixing. In July it was reported that a settlement had been reached, but now even that is in question.

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Apple iCloud Mail experiencing slower than expected service for some users

Apple iCloud Mail experiencing slower than expected service for some users

Apple’s system status has been updated to note that a reported service issue with iCloud Mail does indeed reflect a known issue.

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