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November 2, 2017 8:50 PM Apple's holiday-quarter sales forecast largely above estimates

Apple Inc's revenue forecast for the holiday shopping-quarter was largely above market expectations, helping allay investor concerns about production delays and supply constraints for the iPhone X, which it will start shipping from Nov. 3. The forecast comes after Apple gauged demand for iPhone X with a pre-order process that kicked off online on Oct. 27. Many analysts 13

November 1, 2017 10:35 PM Asylum seekers barricaded in Papua New Guinea camp call for aid

SYDNEY: Asylum seekers refusing to leave a detention centre in Papua New Guinea began digging wells on Thursday to try find water as their food supplies dwindled, in a stand-off that human rights groups warn could become a humanitarian crisis. Australia and PNG are trying to close the Manus Island centre, one of two remote Pacific camps that Canberra 4

November 1, 2017 9:58 PM US charges NY suspect who 'felt good' about attack

NEW YORK: The Uzbek immigrant charged with federal terrorism offenses over the New York attack "felt good about what he had done" and began planning a strike a year ago, a charging document alleged on Wednesday (Nov 1). Prosecutors unveiled the terrorism charges against 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov, saying he had waived his rights and openly confessed 10

November 1, 2017 3:29 PM MORGAN STANLEY: Apple's iPhone X could steal nearly $30 billion in holiday spending from other companies (AAPL)

The iPhone X is the most expensive phone Apple has ever made, which could be bad news for retailers during the all-important holiday season. The high price of the new iPhone, coupled with increased demand in a "supercycle" of upgrades could mean holiday shoppers have less money than usual to spend on other categories, such as clothing. "Apparel is a wallet 5

November 1, 2017 11:16 AM Best Buy won't let customers buy the iPhone X outright in response to complaints that it charged a $100 fee

Hell hath no fury like that of an angry consumer with a Twitter handle. Best Buy learned that the hard way last week after consumers complained on social media about the retailer's decision to charge a $100 premium on the new iPhone X when purchased without a wireless contract. It explained that when it sells a phone already activated on an installment 5

November 1, 2017 7:56 AM Bluetooth Pairing To Be Faster On Android Phones After Future Update

Google is trying hard to reduce the time it takes to pair bluetooth devices with Android phones. A new update is going to make pairing some Bluetooth devices much easier. Starting with Google Play Services 11.7 on Android 6.0 Marshmallow and higher, users will be able to take advantage of the new Fast Pair feature. Fast Pair will make the process of pairing 26

October 30, 2017 9:58 PM What The Tech? Creepy shopping apps

Before shopping online many of us shop in the App Stores. Retail apps make it easy to shop and save money during the holidays and shoppers download them in droves. Among all of those free apps are sure to be some fakes that could steal information or install a malicious program on your phone. Last November hundreds of counterfeit apps were discovered 15

October 27, 2017 3:27 PM Apple says iPhone X pre-orders are "off the charts"

REUTERS: Apple Inc quashed any concern of muted demand for its iPhone X on Friday, saying pre-orders for the 10th anniversary phone were "off the charts". The company's shares, which have fallen steadily since it announced in early September it would launch two iPhones within two months, rose nearly 3 percent in response. Pre-orders for the much-anticipated 14

October 25, 2017 5:03 PM Serial thief who stole from Airbnb rooms sentenced to reformative training

SINGAPORE: A teenager was sentenced on Wednesday (Oct 25) to reformative training for repeatedly stealing from homes rented through home-sharing websites like Airbnb and HomeAway. Muhammad Hakim Muhalil, 18, rented the rooms with his then-girlfriend Nor Amelia Natasha Nordin between September last year and March this year, and broke into locked rooms 6

October 24, 2017 2:46 PM Saudi Arabia seeks new economy with $500 billion business zone with Jordan, Egypt

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia, seeking to free itself from dependence on oil exports, announced on Tuesday a $500 billion (£380.5 billion) plan to build a business and industrial zone extending into Jordan and Egypt. The 26,500 square km (10,230 square mile) zone, known as NEOM, to be powered entirely by renewable energy, will focus on industries including 3