Samuel Axon

The iPhone 11’s U1 chip necessitates constant geolocation pings, Apple says

Enlarge / From left to right: iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max.
Samuel Axon
Earlier this week, security reporter Brian Krebs published a story explaining that Apple’s latest iPhones (iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro) periodically check the user’s…

Star Trek writer and Hollywood trailblazer D.C. Fontana has died

Enlarge / Fontana discusses her storied career in an interview.
The Writer’s Guild Foundation
Dorothy Fontana—one of the most influential writers in Star Trek’s long history, a renowned teacher and mentor of screenwriters, and a trailblazer for wo…

Apple earnings Q4 2019: Tim Cook says health will be what Apple is remembered for

Enlarge / The Apple Watch Series 5 has an always-on display thanks to new and improved display internals.
Valentina Palladino
Apple’s quarterly earnings calls have fallen into a predictable pattern for the past year or two: iPhone revenues are declinin…