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One Month After Being Acquired by Google, North’s Smart Glasses Will Stop Working

Brooklyn Neustaeter, CTV News: North, which started as Thalmic Labs in 2...

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Quarterly Earnings Announcements From All Four Tech Companies Represented at Wednesday’s Antitrust Hearing

Apple PR: Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2020 th...

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Ben Thompson’s Questions for Tech Company CEOs

Another good piece written before Wednesday’s antitrust hearing, from Be...

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Despite Virtual Testimony From Tech Company CEOs, It Was In-Person Congressmen Who Departed From Reality

Robin Givhan, Washington Post: The hearing was billed as an investigatio...

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Big Tech’s Power Comes Under Fire at Congressional Antitrust Hearing

Ryan Tracy, Wall Street Journal: The chief executives of Amazon.com Inc...

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A Preview of Wednesday’s Big Tech Antitrust Hearing

Om Malik: The big tech is going through the great American ritual — the ...

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The Icons of Big Sur

A few of these are better than the icons they replace, a few are worse —...

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Reuters Interviews Phil Schiller Ahead of U.S. Antitrust Hearing

Stephen Nellis, Reuters: “One of the things we came up with is, we’re go...

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Apple’s Thirty Percent Cut

Brent Simmons: Quality costs money, and profitability is just simple ari...

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WaPo Reporter Emphasizes Nondisclosure Agreements in Article About Apple’s ‘Find My’ Spec

Reed Albergotti, Washington Post: During Apple’s annual developers confe...

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User Interfaces for Streaming Video Apps Are Almost Universally Terrible

Alan Sepinwall, Rolling Stone: The part of the streaming shell game that...

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What Happened to Digital Contact Tracing?

Chas Kissick, Elliot Setzer, and Jacob Schulz, Lawfare: In May of this y...

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Apple Pledges to Be Carbon Neutral by 2030

Sarah E. Needleman, Wall Street Journal: Apple Inc...

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Apple’s Security Research Device Program, Announced Last Year, Is Now Accepting Applicants

Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai, Vice: Apple just announced that it will s...

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An Apple-Funded Study Compares App Store Commission Rates to Other Digital and Physical Platforms

Sarah Perez, TechCrunch: Apple today is again taking to the press to fig...

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Microsoft President Brad Smith Raised Apple Issues to House Antitrust Group

Dina Bass, Bloomberg: Microsoft Corp...

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Apple Wallet Car Keys Are Live

Juli Clover, writing for MacRumors last week: watchOS 6.2...

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Prominent Organizations, Including Github and Apple, Are Dropping Exclusionary Developer Terminology

Catie Keck writing last month for Gizmodo: Github, the Microsoft-owned d...

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Today’s Breach of High-Profile Twitter Accounts Was Enabled by an Employee

Natalie Gagliordi, ZDNet: A number of high profile Twitter accounts, inc...

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⌥ Google’s Abuse of Its Dominant Position Isn’t Only Maybe Illegal, It Also Makes for Worse Products

David McCabe, reporting for the New York Times on worldwide antitrust in...

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Facebook Moves Fast, Breaks Apps Again

For the second time in two months, a change Facebook made to its iOS SDK...

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App Review Rejects Information Superhighway

Kyle Hughes: Y’all, I fear that Information Superhighway is dead...

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Safari and Edge Offer Performance and Battery Life Improvements Over Chrome

Joanna Stern, Wall Street Journal: Microsoft’s new Edge browser, rolling...

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On Standards

Alison DeNisco Rayome, CNet: The iPad just became a more useful multitas...

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The Internal Tension of New Web APIs

Mike Zornek reacts to Apple’s decision to decline support for several ne...

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Internal Law Enforcement Bulletin Advises Use of iOS Shortcut to Record Police Encounter May Be Suspicious

Brian Krebs writing last month: Hundreds of thousands of potentially sen...

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In a Statement to the Verge, Apple Confirms That It Will Support Thunderbolt in ARM-Based Macs

Chaim Gartenberg, the Verge: Apple is moving away from Intel’s chipsets ...

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The Variety of ‘Facial Recognition’ Technologies Necessitates Nuanced Legislation

John Oliver: This technology raises troubling philosophical questions ab...

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Climbing Up the Walls

Apple’s introduction at WWDC of Macs running on own-brand processors was...

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Apple’s Subscription Requirements Continue to Be Confusing for Third-Party Developers

This series of posts compiled by Michael Tsai regarding Down Dog’s App S...

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