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Why Apple iPhone X growth wave is so weak

The iPhone X growth wave is weak. Apple growth is slowing. All investors care about is growth. So, can Apple recover and start their next growth wave?

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Mac, iOS: How to check if Cambridge Analytica used your Facebook data

Were you or your friends impacted by the Cambridge Analytica/Facebook data breach? Here’s how to find out.

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Apple’s Siri, HomePod and the voice assistant showdown

The battle of the smart assistants is intensifying, with Siri at the top of the group. How can Apple exploit its advantages to push HomePod higher?

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10 ways to get more from Spotlight Search on the Mac

Spotlight Search (Command + Space) is the easiest way to get around on your Mac -- you can use it to do things, as well as find things.

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Why HR needs to look at Apple’s Schoolwork app

Apple's Schoolwork promises so much for educators, but may well prove itself outside the education sector as an on-boarding and training facilitator for human resources teams.

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Apple’s other big chance to enrich people’s lives

When Apple says it wants to help improve visibility around people with disabilities, you’d better listen.

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How to use AirDrop with iOS and macOS

Here's how to turn on AirDrop and use it to move files between an iPhone and a Mac.

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5G Americas says 5G will drive autonomous car revolution

5G Americas says 5G will play a big role in the autonomous or self-driving car. This is true but is only part of the story. AI, IoT and other technologies will also drive this revolution.

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California eyes 'right to repair' smartphone law, may join 17 other states

California could join a growing number of states seeking to enact "Right to Repair" laws that let consumers take smartphones and other devices to third-party repair shops or fix them at home without voiding warranties.

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Why autonomous cars won’t be autonomous

The truth is that artificial intelligence is neither artificial nor intelligent. A.I. is made out of people.

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Hey, Siri: 142 useful voice commands for Siri

Refresh your memory of what Siri can do for you on your iPhone, iPad and HomePod with this list of useful commands.

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7 useful Calendar tips for Mac users

Apply these tips to get the most out of using the Calendar application on your Mac.

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Why the best work tools play nicely together

As innovation continues to provide companies more specialized options to solve their business problems, enterprise tech that is thoughtful about how it integrates with other platforms will continue to flourish.

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DeX gets an upgrade with the Samsung Galaxy S9

A better camera and personalized emojis might headline the new features on Samsung's Galaxy S9. But there's good reason for enterprise users to take notice: a new version of its innovative DeX dock and upgrades to Knox.

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What to expect from Apple this spring

iOS 11, iPads, iPhone SE, AirPower, and a software update to let HomePods play in stereo seem likely as Apple's Q3 looms.

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These are the 16 commands you'll use most with your HomePod

Here are some of the commands people will want to use most often with Apple's HomePod.

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$29 For Two Etekcity Smart Plugs With Alexa Compatibility - Deal Alert

Turn your appliances on/off remotely from your mobile device, or with your voice via Alexa. Or automate with a schedule. The plug also monitors and helps control energy usage, and the slow drain that occurs even when devices aren't in...

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22 Siri productivity tips for iPhone enterprise pros

When it comes to enterprise productivity, Siri and iPhones can be incredibly helpful -- from scheduling meetings to finding and replying to email. Use these Siri tips to help you stay productive.

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