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Recent articles by Shara:

From iPhone X to that MacBook keyboard: Tim Cook's hits and misses

Here's how Steve Jobs' successor has fared over the past eight years as Apple CEO. → Read More

At Apple WWDC, taking stock of Tim Cook's hits and misses

We break down how Steve Jobs' successor has fared over the past eight years → Read More

Your next iPhone or Mac? Apple's WWDC offers the best tease

Apple's developer-focused event offers consumers software clues for the next wave of hardware. → Read More

Your next iPhone or Mac? WWDC offers the best tease

Apple's developer-focused event offers consumers clues for the next wave of hardware. → Read More

Apple launches App Store explainer page as it faces fire over its policies

The company breaks down how it approves apps -- and what it bans. → Read More

Apple Pay's now your ticket to ride New York's subways

You'll be able to pay for single rides by holding your iPhone or Apple Watch near turnstiles for certain New York subway lines and buses. Google Pay and Samsung Pay users will be able to tap-to-ride, too. → Read More

Chip designer Arm ditches Huawei because of Trump ban

But all licenses already signed will still be in effect, which means Huawei can build its own chips for several years to come. → Read More

Qualcomm-FTC lawsuit: Everything you need to know

A judge rules the chipmaker is a monopoly. → Read More

Apple sends invites for WWDC keynote on June 3 in San Jose

It will kick off its annual developer conference with a presentation by CEO Tim Cook and other execs at 10 a.m. PT. → Read More

Qualcomm is a monopoly and must renegotiate deals, judge rules

Judge Lucy Koh sides with the US Federal Trade Commission, calling into question the chipmaker's entire business model. → Read More

Apple redesigns keyboard in new MacBook Pro update and promises quick repairs on sticky keys

Responding to customer complaints, Apple makes changes to the butterfly switch keyboard in its laptops — including new 2019 MacBook Pro models → Read More

MacBook keyboard sticking? Apple has new design, promises quicker repair

Responding to complaints about sticky keys, Apple makes changes to the butterfly switch keyboard in its laptops -- including new 2019 MacBook Pro models. → Read More

OnePlus 7 Pro bets on pop-up camera, notch-free display to justify premium price

OnePlus drew fans for its affordable flagship phones. What happens when they're not so affordable anymore? → Read More

iPhone owners can sue Apple over App Store, Supreme Court says

The highest court's decision deals a blow to Apple as it focuses more on its services business. → Read More

Google Assistant-powered earbuds: Get ready for a flood of new models

Qualcomm is making it easier for companies to build smart headsets. But you still need to push a button to call on the digital assistant. → Read More

5G fever: US consumers willing to pay a lot more, Ericsson study shows

Folks in the US are hot to stream video at 5G's superfast speeds -- and maybe watch a football game with a mini 3D field in front of them. → Read More

US DOJ, worried about 5G race, asks for hearing if Qualcomm’s declared a monopoly

The US government is concerned about a remedy -- if Qualcomm's found liable in the FTC case -- that would hurt competition in 5G. → Read More

Qualcomm will pocket $4.5B to $4.7B from Apple settlement in Q3

The two companies resolved their licensing dispute in April. → Read More

Banned parental-control app fires back at Apple, calls statement misleading

OurPact, one of the apps removed from the App Store, has asked Apple to reinstate its software. → Read More

Apple, Qualcomm will bring you a 5G iPhone

In a nutshell, there isn't enough time to get the modems ready for September. → Read More