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Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway increases Apple stake by 23.3 percent, now its largest holding

  By Mikey Campbell Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 03:15 pm PT (06:15 pm ET) Legendary investor Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway continued to bet big on Apple over the fourth quarter 2017, raising its stake in the tech giant by 23.3 percent to hit 165.3 million shares, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing. Alongside […]

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus long-term review

Introduction “Off the charts” best describes the buzz that surrounded Apple’s anniversary phone, or as it became to be known, iPhone X. Predictably, the introduction of the iPhone 8 was the amuse-bouche, preparing us for the delights of the main meal. We always knew the iPhone 8 was going to look overly familiar to us […]

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New Apple webpage touts apps & technology for augmented reality on iOS

  By Roger Fingas Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 11:40 am PT (02:40 pm ET) Apple has created a new mini-site promoting ARKit, the company’s augmented reality platform for iPhones and iPads, as well as recent hardware advances made to enhance the technology. The site includes “Productivity,” “Play,” and “Learning” sections, each featuring sample apps and […]

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Bill Gates cautions Apple and other tech companies about arrogance inviting government interference

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has warned Apple and other tech companies that they need to exercise care when dealing with governments over important issues, such as the San Bernardino fight between Apple and the FBI over a locked iPhone, suggesting the firms may be inviting government intervention for overtly arrogant actions. In an interview with […]