Apple trolls Google with giant billboard at CES 2019

Judy Cobb
January 9, 2019

With a minimal, white-text-on-black design, the ad features text prominently reading "What happens on your iPhone, stays on your iPhone", alongside an outline of Apple's smartphone.

It's that time of the year when tech companies from around the globe gather in the glam city of Las Vegas to show off their latest gizmos and gadgets.

One major company that you won't find at CES is Apple Inc., which opts to produce its own announcements of new products.

FOR YEARS, APPLE has shunned CES, but like a recently dumped individual checking in on what the ex is up to, it's awkwardly making its presence felt all the same.

Of course, workers have been setting up very impressive displays and booths that cover nearly 3 million square feet at the Las Vegas Convention Center, and 10 other locations.

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They also said staff members would cross through the shower area to get from one room to another, People magazine reported. Her identity hasn't been reported , and it's not known if she has family or a guardian.

Google, which operates Android, exposed the private details of 52 million users of its flop social media site Google+ in November, while last month Amazon sent 1,700 Alexa voice recordings to the wrong user following a GDPR data request.

The tech company set up a massive billboard outside the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) tech conference in Las Vegas, right beside a monorail emblazoned with Google ads.

CES is scheduled to begin on Tuesday.

Share of Apple were down 0.51 percent as of 12:30 p.m. ET.

LG has followed in its recent tradition of pre-announcing many of its biggest CES products in the days ahead of the show.

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