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Yoni Heisler

Since 2015
Top Channel Apple
Articles 5,424

Bio

Yoni Heisler has been writing about Apple and the tech industry at large for over 15 years. A life long Mac user and Apple expert, his writing has appeared in Edible Apple, Network World, MacLife, Macworld UK, and TUAW. When not analyzing the latest happenings with Apple, Yoni enjoys catching Improv shows in Chicago, playing soccer, and cultivating new TV show addictions.

Apple Stock

Apple shares fall as the company could face investigation for violating consumer protection laws

July 23rd, 2020

Apple may face a multi-state investigation and potential lawsuit for deceptive business practices. Details regarding Apple’s supposed wrongdoing remain incredibly murky.  Apple stock dropped by nearly 20 points in trading earlier today. It’s been a rough day for Apple across the board. The drama kicked off this morning when Goldman Sachs issued an investor note …

Salmonella Outbreak

A salmonella outbreak across 15 states has left investigators confused

July 23rd, 2020

The CDC is investigating a salmonella outbreak currently impacting 15 states. The first salmonella infection was reported in July and has since seen 125 people fall ill. The CDC has yet to trace back the source of infection to a specific food, grocery store, or restaurant chain. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) …

iPhone Security

Apple launches new security program to make iPhones and iPads safer

July 22nd, 2020

Apple today launched its Security Research Device Program which provides jailbroken iPhones to security researchers. The dedicated iPhones provide researchers with unique access to typically restricted parts of iOS. Apple has historically avoided working with security researchers, having only started paying bug bounties in 2016. Apple today officially launched its Apple Security Research Device Program. …

Coronavirus Masks

A large supermarket chain will not require shoppers to wear masks

July 22nd, 2020

Florida supermarket chain Winn-Dixie will allow shoppers inside even if they’re not wearing masks. According to a company spokesman, Winn-Dixie will strongly encourage mask-wearing instead. Winn-Dixie’s stance comes as nationwide chains like Walmart have instituted rules which require shoppers to put on masks before entering. Update: Winn-Dixie has since reversed course and is now mandating …

Carbon Neutral Apple

Apple details ambitious plan to go 100% carbon neutral by 2030

July 21st, 2020

Apple today said it plans to go completely carbon neutral by 2030. Over the next 10 years, Apple plans to reduce its emissions by 75% and develop solutions to account for the remaining 25% of its carbon footprint. Apple earlier today announced its plan to become completely carbon neutral by 2030. While the company is …

iPhone SE 2020

iPhone SE is convincing some longtime Android users to switch

July 21st, 2020

Apple’s iPhone SE accounted for nearly 20% of new iPhone sales during the June quarter. All the more impressive, the iPhone SE was only available for about 9 weeks throughout the 12-week quarter. Priced at $399, the iPhone SE offers users more bang for the buck than any other iPhone in recent memory and is …

Coronavirus Update Vaccine

This is the encouraging coronavirus vaccine news we wanted to hear

July 20th, 2020

120,000 volunteers will be needed to test a range of coronavirus vaccines. To date, approximately 107,000 Americans have indicated a willingness to test potential vaccine candidates. The number of new coronavirus cases in the United States continues to rise rapidly. Without an effective vaccine for COVID-19, many medical professionals believe there’s a strong chance we’ll …

Coronavirus Symptoms

Doctors discover a new coronavirus symptom common in younger adults

July 16th, 2020

Younger adults below the age of 35 are starting to contract the coronavirus at an alarming rate. Doctors are finding that younger patients don’t present with a fever as a primary symptom as often as adult patients. Recent coronavirus vaccine trials have been promising, and Dr. Anthony Fauci believes a vaccine may arrive in late …

Coronavirus Update

Fauci’s latest coronavirus warning is the scariest one yet

July 16th, 2020

Dr. Fauci recently cautioned that the coronavirus could rival the Spanish Flu if people continue to disregard basic safety measures like social distancing and mask-wearing. The Spanish Flu killed an estimated 50 million people in the early 1900s. The number of new coronavirus cases is increasing rapidly all across the United States. Dr. Anthony Fauci …