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Apple’s new App Store guidelines put scammers and bounty hunters on notice, Sean Hollister

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Illustration by William Joel / The Verge Apple has just updated its App Store Guidelinesd, the document that tells iPhone and iPa that tell iPhone and iPad developers what kind of behavior the company will tolerate and where it’s likely to reject apps or crackdown after the fact — and as TechCrunch reports, many of today’s changes are aimed directly …

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Here are the best Apple Watch deals right now,

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Thinking about picking up a new Apple Watch? It’s never a bad idea to wait until there’s a good deal, and thankfully, those happen with some regularity. There are currently three Apple Watch models to choose from, all of which support watchOS 7. The latest model — and the highest end — is the Apple Watch Series 6 with GPS …

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Astra to acquire propulsion company Apollo Fusion for launches beyond low Earth orbit, ,

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Astra may make small rockets, but the company is dreaming big. The Bay Area launch startup announced on Monday (June 7) that it’s acquiring Apollo Fusion, a company that builds electric-propulsion spacecraft engines. The purchase price is $50 million — $30 million in stock and $20 million in cash, with the potential for an additional $95 million in “earn-outs” if …

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Solar eclipse guide 2021: When, where & how to see them, ,

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There are two solar eclipses in 2021. First, an annular eclipse commonly referred to as a “ring of fire,” will pass over parts of Canada, Greenland, the Arctic and Russia on June 10. Then on Dec. 4, a total solar eclipse will appear over the opposite pole, across the skies of Antarctica. December’s eclipse will be the first and only …