Apple Loop: Radical iPhone 12 Secrets Leak, iPhone 9’s Critical Delay, Fixing MacBook Pro’s Biggest Problem

Taking a look back at another week of news and headlines from Cupertino, this weeks Apple Loop includes the iPhone 9 delay, WWDC cancellation, iPhone 12 secrets, a new MacBook Pro keyboard, updated mouse controls for iPad, the lack of PR momentum in Apple Arc…

Hackers are making malware-infected coronavirus maps to harvest personal information

A journalist with expertise on cybercrime reported on Thursday that hackers are trying to take advantage of the public’s concern about the COVID-19 pandemic to infect users’ computers with malware. “In one scheme, an interactive dashboard of Coronavirus infe…

Walmart just knocked $450 off the price of this ‘incredible’ RCA 70-inch 4K smart TV that streams Roku

Yahoo Lifestyle is committed to finding you the best products at the best prices. We may receive a share from purchases made via links on this page. Pricing and availability are subject to change. This RCA 4K TV is on sale for $550. (Photo: Walmart) More W…

White House and House Democrats agree to funding package for paid sick leave, funding for tests

While stocks rose sharply after the President’s address, delaying the bill could cause further economic uncertainty and continue what has been a wild couple of months for financial markets beset by barrage of bad news and stopgap measures designed to boost th…

Despite Trump’s claims, Google isn’t building the coronavirus screening site — and it’s not ready

In a press conference at the White House, President Trump today announced that 1,700 Google engineers were working on a Coronavirus screening site. That site was supposedly the first step in a new screening process that would lead people from figuring out if …

Microsoft Your Phone now supports cross-platform copy and paste and RCS on the latest Samsung phones

Microsoft and Samsung partnered up to bring us an enhanced version of the Your Phone service that connects Android phones with Windows machines. The Korean company promised to add even more exclusive improvements to the syncing utility for the Galaxy S20 and …

CAA Removes ‘Optional’ From Work-At-Home Mandate; Offices To Empty For Minimum Two Weeks Over Coronavirus Concerns

EXCLUSIVE: CAA is now telling its staff to stay home, no ifs, ands, or buts. The agency has implemented a plan for all worldwide employees to work remotely, with offices essentially closing at end of business today. Deadline broke last night that a version of…

Apple Limits AirPods and Apple Watch Try-Ons in Retail Stores to Prevent Coronavirus Spread

Apple is scaling back Apple Watch and AirPods try-on options at some of its retail stores as part of an effort to cut down on the spread of coronavirus, reports Business Insider. Customers can still ask to try on ‌Apple Watch‌ and ‌AirPods‌ models, but emplo…

Salesforce’s ProGen trained on 280 million amino acid sequences to learn to generate proteins

This week, a team of scientists at Salesforce published a study detailing an AI system ProGen they say is capable of generating proteins in a controllable fashion, such that it could unlock new approaches to protein engineering. If their claims pan out, it co…

Establishing an emergency relief fund, Amazon commits to two-week pay for workers affected by COVID-19

With this initiative Amazon builds on the commitments it has made as one of several tech companies helping to financially support individuals impacted by the outbreak. Uber, Salesforce, Cisco, Microsoft, Lyft, Square, Twitter, Facebook, Google, and Apple, ha…