Apple, Qualcomm end legal battle
18 April 2019 | 11:33 am
The race for 5G has forced Apple to end a long-running legal battle with Qualcomm. The iPhone maker had planned to use Intel chips to deliver the next generation wireless technology, but recently it decided to go to the company it was fighting with, Qualcomm.
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Apple Inc. has revealed that the date for its latest iPhone event, Google’s privacy team said it had discovered a two-year-long vulnerability in the phone-maker’s software. Bloomberg's Alistair Barr has more on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
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The vulnerability had given attackers access to "almost all of the personal information" on the device. Researchers told DW that only "a very resourceful and determined actor" could execute such a sophisticated attack.
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Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs reports on Apple’s annual product roll-out in Cupertino, California. She speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
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The Police Command in Enugu State has commenced investigation into the alleged assault of Mr. Justice Obasi by four policemen which was captured in a video clip. Public Relations Officer, Ebere Amaraizu, says the suspected misconduct took place around Kenyatta Uwani axis on Saturday.
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Apple credits demand for the iPhone 11 for its record sales and profits.
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Shyam Kumar, an Indian inventor has designed a gun attachment for Apple's iPhone 4 model which allows the holder to fire it with the press of a button.
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Apple joined the move to 5G on Tuesday, unveiling four new iPhones which use the new standard in what could be a turning point for the high-speed wireless technology.
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Apple has unveiled its latest iPhone - the first major redesign of the company's flagship product since 2017. The iPhone 12 will join offerings from rivals in what the industry is hoping will be a spending spree on new phones as next-generation 5G mobile networks are rolled out. Also in today's business round-up, why the United States and the European Union are calling for talks to resolve a long-running trade dispute over subsidies to Airbus and Boeing.
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Authorities have vowed to crack down on workers who went on a violent rampage at a Taiwanese-run iPhone factory in southern India over allegations of unpaid wages and exploitation, with 100 people arrested so far. Hundreds of workers rioted at Wistron Infocomm Manufacturing's facility on the outskirts of Bangalore, India's IT hub, on Saturday, with videos of the purported violence showing glass panels smashed with rods and cars flipped on their side.
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The feature had been intended to scan for images of child sexual abuse. But it quickly drew concern over potential misuse as a "backdoor" for hacking and surveillance.
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We take a look at a new season of art and exhibitions as Stockholm's "Youseum" offers influencers and selfie enthusiasts a temple for the 21st century's favourite form of self-expression. Meanwhile, a museum in the French city of Rouen says "please do touch the art", as a new show encourages a sensory experience of sculptures on show. Plus, visitors to the Quai Branly in Paris get a chance to plunge themselves into Bamiléké society, with traditional ritual objects and artefacts on display thanks to a Franco-Cameroonian partnership.
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