EXCLUSIVE phones from the US State Department hacked with Israeli company spyware

WASHINGTON / SAN FRANCISCO, December 3 (Reuters) – Apple Inc iPhones of at least nine US State Department employees were hacked by an unknown assailant using sophisticated spyware developed by the Israeli-based NSO Group, according to four people known with the case. The hacks, which took place over the past many months, hit U.S. officials … Read more

EXCLUSIVE phones from the US State Department hacked with Israeli company spyware

WASHINGTON / SAN FRANCISCO, December 3 (Reuters) – Apple Inc iPhones of at least nine US State Department employees were hacked by an unknown assailant using sophisticated spyware developed by the Israeli-based NSO Group, according to four people known with the case. The hacks, which took place over the past many months, hit U.S. officials … Read more

Apple says suppliers’ demand for the iPhone 13 series has weakened – Bloomberg News

December 1 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has told its parts suppliers that demand for the iPhone 13 series has slowed, Bloomberg News reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter, signaling that some Consumers have decided not to buy hard to find item. The company had cut production of the iPhone 13 by … Read more

Wall Street returns after virus-linked sell-off

(Updates prices to close, adds comments) The S&P tech sector is leading to progress, chip stocks are doing better Merck draws on Dow Industrials Twitter closes lower after CEO Dorsey resigns Indexes up: Dow 0.68%, S&P 1.32%, Nasdaq 1.88% Nov 29 (Reuters) – Wall Street shares closed higher on Monday, regaining some of the ground … Read more

Wall St Week Ahead COVID-19 fears reappear as a threat to the market

The floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is seen after the close of trading in New York, USA, on March 18, 2020. REUTERS / Lucas Jackson Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up NEW YORK, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – COVID-19 has resurfaced as a concern for investors and a … Read more

Black Friday attracts American shoppers, but many reject stores for online

CHICAGO, Nov. 26 (Reuters) – Bargain hunters ventured out in the cold weather to buy Christmas presents on Black Friday, but discovered that many U.S. retailers were offering smaller price reductions this year due to tight supplies. COVID fears and fewer “doorbuster” sales thinned out crowds the day after the American Thanksgiving holiday, which kicks … Read more

A former Apple employee inspires the state of Washington to take action to curb NDAs

The Apple Inc logo will be displayed outside the company’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California, USA on June 13, 2016. REUTERS / Stephen Lam Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Sign up SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 24 (Reuters) – A former Apple Inc (AAPL.O) employee who had filed a whistleblower … Read more

“Not available at the moment”: Turks can not buy iPhones, other electronics after lira dive

ISTANBUL, November 24 (Reuters) – Turks trying to buy iPhones and other electronics received online error messages on Wednesday, including from Apple Inc’s (AAPL.O) local website, after a historic 15% drop in the lira the day before caused chaos for prices. The currency fell back to its lowest record on Wednesday, driven by concerns about … Read more

Apple is suing the NSO Group, saying U.S. citizens were targets

Nov 23 (Reuters) – Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said on Tuesday that it has filed a lawsuit against Israeli cyber company NSO Group and its parent company OSY Technologies for allegedly monitoring and targeting US Apple users with their Pegasus spyware. The iPhone maker said it is also seeking to ban the NSO Group from using … Read more

‘Black Friday’ pulls through November amid tight US stocks

CHICAGO, Nov. 23 (Reuters) – Facing scarce stocks at the end of the year and labor shortages make retailers “Black Friday” a month-long event. Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, said Monday it had already launched “Black Friday” discounts, such as $ 30 off AirPods and KidKraft dollhouses. Walmart, whose stores will be closed on Thanksgiving … Read more