iPhones Could Get more expensive thanks to new tariffs
16 May 2019 | 12:33 pm
Apple may be due for a hit from the ongoing U.S.-China trade war.
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In its final edition, the newspaper said it was a "victim of tyranny." The publication's 1 million copies were sold out before noon.
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"NeuralHash" technology makes it possible to detect child sex abuse images uploaded to the cloud. Privacy advocates fear technology invites political mission creep, especially in authoritarian states.
The iPhone and iPad manufacturer said its plan to check the photos of US users for evidence of child abuse had been widely "misunderstood". CEO Tim Cook is yet to publicly comment on the privacy row.
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