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What Is Apple Inc. Doing With Its iPhone 8 Lightning Port?

Apple (AAPL) might not ditch the Lightning port after all. One theory says AAPL instead might offer EU customers a special USB-C adapter. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 May Use USB-C Connector

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include AAPL's online store selling the LG UltraFine 5K Display again, a new fingerprint sensor patent and more. Read Article

Uh Oh: Will Apple Inc. (AAPL) Ditch Lightning Port on iPhone 8?

New Wall Street Journal report suggests AAPL may again make a change to its ports with the iPhone 8 -- swapping the Lightning port for USB-C. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: iPad Pro May Support 2224×1668 Resolution

Monday's Apple Rumors include several new developer betas, changes to iPhone warranties concerning third-part repairs and more. Read Article

Pokemon Day 2017: Pokemon Go Celebrates With Party-Hat Pikachu

Pokemon Day 2017 is here and 'Pokemon Go' players can celebrate the big event with a special festive version of Pikachu. Read Article

Wendy’s Self-Ordering Kiosks Coming in 2017

Wendy's Co (WEN) is planning to bring self-ordering kiosks to its stores in 2017 in an effort to reduce labor costs and increase sales. Read Article

The Next Big Thing for, Inc. (AMZN): Productivity Software (AMZN) is reportedly working on its own productivity software suite, allowing it to take on Microsoft Office and Google’s G Suite. Read Article

Mobile World Congress: Apple Inc. (AAPL) vs. Everyone Else

MWC 2017 has already seen a trend toward more screen space, an emphasis on cameras and nostalgic releases including a new BlackBerry. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: New iPad Pro Devices May Face Delay

Friday's Apple Rumors include an extension to Staingate repairs, a successful fix for iPhone 6 shutdown issues and more. Read Article

Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Renames Messenger as “Android Messages”

Alphabet Inc (GOOG,GOOGL) is revamping is Messenger service by calling it 'Android Messages.' Here's what you should know about the change. Read Article

Cloudflare Bug Leaks Sensitive Data From Numerous Sites

A Cloudflare bug is responsible for leaking sensitive data, including passwords and messages, from several different websites. Read Article

Apple Inc. Fesses Up to iPhone 6 Battery Issue, Releases Fix

Apple Inc. (AAPL) has finally admitted that the iPhone 6 battery is causing sudden shutdowns. Now, it says, there's a software fix. Read Article

Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) Stock Has Big Prospects Despite Its Problems

Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) has been working on next-gen connectivity technologies that will eventually dig QCOM out of its funk. Read Article

7 Insane Facts About Apple Inc.’s New $5 Billion Campus (AAPL)

Known as Apple Park, iPhone maker Apple's brand new headquarters is almost ready to go. Here's a quick look... Read Article

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Wins RootMetrics Nationwide Tests

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) once again won the RootMetrics nationwide test, crowning it as having the best service of all U.S. carriers. Read Article

Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Expands Waze, Putting Uber in the Crosshairs

Google (GOOG,GOOGL) is expanding the test of its ride-sharing app Waze. Here's what you should know to the new cheaper alternative to Uber and Lyft. Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: ColorWare Offers Custom AirPod Painting

Thursday's Apple Rumors include several groups working on wireless charging, acoustic imaging tech that may replace Touch ID and more. Read Article

Nintendo Co., Ltd (ADR) (NTDOY) Won’t Have Virtual Console at Launch

Nintendo Co., Ltd (ADR) (NTDOY) has officially announced that it the Nintendo Switch won't have access to the Virtual Console at launch. Read Article

Untethered VR Headsets May Be Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL) Next Focus

Alphabet Inc (GOOG,GOOGL) may be interested in developing untethered VR headsets and Qualcomm, Inc. (QCOM) may play a part in the effort. Read Article

Samsung (SSNLF) Galaxy S8, LG G6 Get Release Dates

A new report claims to know the release dates for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8 and the LG G6, both of which should be out soon. Read Article