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Happy Birthday to Hip-Hop Icon Dr. Dre!

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Today we celebrate the birth of one of the most influential figures in Hip-Hop. Not only was this man the first rap billionaire, but he was also an instrumental part (literally and figuratively) in the creation of a new sub-genre of rap known as G-Funk. The living legend is described is none other than Dr. […]

Apple Warns the CoronaVirus is a Threat to Global Business

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Apple is a popular American worldwide technology company that sells the most popular electronics used today including the Apple Watch, Macbook, and iPhone. The billion-dollar company has warned investors that the coronavirus outbreak is limiting the number of devices that can be made and sold in China.  “Work is starting to resume around the country, […]

Apple’s Head Designer Jony Ive is Leaving The Company

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The man who designed the iMac, the iPod, the iPhone—and even the Apple Store—is leaving Apple. Jony Ive announced in an interview with the Financial Times on Thursday that he was departing the company after more than two decades to start LoveFrom, a creative agency that will count Apple as its first client. The transition will start later this year, and LoveFrom […]

Apple is Ready to Shut Down iTunes

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iTunes, the Apple Music file staple that has been around for more than a decade, is getting ready to come to an end. According to Bloomberg, the phase-out of iTunes is a part of the effort to not make the iPhone the pillar of other products and services. Monday, Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook, will […]

Here’s Your First Look at the Apple Card

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For an on-the-go music device, they gave us the iPod. For cell phone service, we got the iPhone. Now, the geniuses over at Apple are ready to give the world a whole new payment method in the form of what’s being referred to simply as the Apple Card. Here’s your first look at the way […]

Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry to Launch Mental Health Series

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Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry have announced that they will “partners, co-creators and executive producers” on a forthcoming multipart docuseries for Apple that will explore the length and breadth of mental health issues. In an Instagram post, Harry said, “I truly believe that good mental health — mental fitness — is the key to powerful […]

Buju Banton Removes Homophobic Song From His Discography

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Iconic reggae Buju Banton was released from jail after serving seven years of a 10-year prison sentence. While his music is loved by the many, Banton gained a reputation for having homophobic lyrics throughout his catalog. Addressing this in at least one instance, Banton decided to ban one of his songs. It’s being reported by […]

Oprah Announces Details on Content She Will Produce for Apple

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Every time you think Oprah Winfrey has done it all, she always manages to do something else. Media maven Oprah Winfrey is taking her talents into the world of streaming. After announcing a  partnership with Apple’s New Streaming Platform, Winfrey is finally dishing on the type of content we can expect from her. The first […]

Drake Commissions A $400K Diamond-Encrusted iPhone Case

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Now, this is what “Hotline Bling” is all about. According to a report from High Snobiety, Grammy Award winning rapper Drake put in an order for diamond encrusted case for his iPhone with Beverly Hills jeweler Jason Arasheben, who posted his latest, high-profile client on his Instagram page. View this post on Instagram Because we […]

Apple’s iOS 12.1’s Bug Allows People to Eavesdrop on You Through FaceTime

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Social media began panicking when the new Apple software update allowed callers to answer their own FaceTime calls. Apple released a statement on Monday saying they identified the bug and are working on a resolution. In the meantime, Group FaceTime is unavailable, as per the Apple website. The bug functions on iPhones and iPads running […]

Kevin Durant’s Drama ‘Swagger’ Gets Picked Up By Apple

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Words by: Symone Daniels LeBron James isn’t the only basketball player getting production deals. Golden State Warrior Kevin Durant’s drama has been picked up by Apple and turned into a series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the drama will be called Swagger, which is a show based on Durant’s life as a top hoops prospect […]

The 12 Days of….Coding? Apple Attempts to Bring Coding to the Masses This Christmas

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While most malls throughout December will be filled with holiday shoppers looking for last-minute gifts and kids waiting in line to see Santa, Apple stores across the country will be hosting a different kind of holiday party- free coding classes for kids, adults, and teachers. Yesterday, the company announced their nationwide “Hour of Code” events, […]

Dr. Dre’s Series Rejected by Apple CEO Due to Violence

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Dr. Dre’s TV series hit a road bump. On Saturday (Sept. 22), the Wall Street Journal announced that Vital Signs, which is a semi-autobiographical show Dre created for Apple, was dismissed by Apple CEO Tim Cook for being too violent. Clearly, Cook saw the six-episode series himself before revealing to Interscope co-founder and current Apple […]

Apple’s IOS 12.1 Update Introduces Group FaceTime

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Apple’s iOS 12.1 update will arrive on iPhones and iPads on Tuesday, the same day the company will launch its newest iPads and Macs. With iOS 12.1 you’ll be able to video chat with up to 32 of your closest friends using Apple’s Group FaceTime. That Group FaceTime option will allow you to converse with up to 32 people […]

Apple, Samsung Sued for Intentionally Slowing Down Phones

After years of speculations of tech giant Apple slowing down their older model phones, consequences may soon follow. Apple, alongside Samsung, is being sued by Italian authorities for five million euros, approximately $5,697,130 in American dollars, for “unfair commercial practices.” Apple is being hit with an additional 5 million euro fine for not also providing […]

Apple Set to Reveal New iPads and MacBooks at Their First Brooklyn Press Conference

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After unveiling new iPhones and Apple Watches at its Gather Round event in September, Apple announced a separate event that’s expected to focus on the iPad and Mac.  The Verge reports that Apple distributed media invites for an October 30th event at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. The event’s tagline is “there’s more in the making,” and techies […]

Kanye West’s Yeezy Brand Joins Forces With Apple

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Kanye West has profited from his brand Yeezy’s for some years now and it keeps getting better. Ye has made his brand into a nonprofit organization to where it’s under one of the largest technology companies right now called Apple. He recently tweeted “We unofficially work for Steve Johnny Tim and Lorraine,” he continued, referencing Steve […]

Amazon Joins the Trillion Dollar Value Club

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Amazon has joined an extremely exclusive club of two publicly traded US companies that have reached the $1 trillion mark in market value. As reported by CNBC, Amazon hit this market cap Tuesday morning after shares rose by almost two percent, making them worth $2,050.50. Because the outstanding share count was reportedly 487,741,189 shares, the math added […]

Apple Accidentally Reveals New iPhone XS

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After months of Apple dropping hints about its new iPhones deep inside iOS 12, now the company has “accidentally” misplaced an official image of its iPhone XS and iPhone XS Plus for everyone to see. The site 9to5Mac discovered the photo and its tipster Guilherme Rambo, who has attained finalized press photos of the new […]