Mac OS Ken
This is daily Apple news. Monday through Friday, Ken Ray brings commute-sized tech news to the podsphere. If it's Apple news, Apple-related news, or news related to Apple-related news, you'll hear about it here. News you'll like... this is Mac OS Ken.

- Apple Announces Spring Forward Event for 9 March

- Apple to Live Stream 9 March Event

- iMore Weighs Possible 9 March Event Topics

- Citigroup Analyst Sees Apple Watch Prices Topping Out at 950-Dollars

- Strategy Analytics: Apple Took 89-Percent of Smartphone Profits in 2014

- iPhone Increases Enterprise Share After iPhone 6 Release

- Berenberg Warms Over Old Note; Reiterates 60-Dollar Price Target for Apple

- iWork For iCloud.com Exits Beta; Now Free for All

- Patent Troll Smartflash Files New Suit Against Apple

- Firehouse Subs Adds Apple Pay

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 11:23 AM

- Strategy Analytics Sees 20-Percent Drop in 2014 iPad Market Share

- Stifel Nicolaus Ups Apple Target to 150-Dollars

- China Pulls Apple from Government Procurement Lists

- Apple CEO Meets with Merkel

- Apple CEO Meets with President of Israel

- Apple Updates World Travel Adapter Kit

- Apple Gets 12-Page Apple Watch Ad in March Edition of Vogue

- New Will Smith Movie Edited on FCP X 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 12:00 PM

- IDC Confirms Android as Sun, iOS as Moon, Everyone Else as Dust

- Chase Says Over One-Million Customers Have Turned On to Apple Pay

- Visa Europe Lays Technological Ground for Apple Pay

- Apple Ordered to Pay Half-A-Billion-Dollars to Patent Troll Smartflash

- Morgan Stanley Analysts Think Apple Could Grow Into Cars from Inside Out

- Daimler Chairman Dismissive of Apple Car Talk

- Pebble Goes Back to Kickstarter to Launch New Smartwatch

- Pebble Time Raises One-Million-Dollars in First Hour

- iOS 8.3 Beta Reveals Ethnically Diverse Emoji

- The Daily Mail: Some Asians Offended by Yellow Emoji

- Business Insider: Yellow Emoji Are Not Asian

- FTC Faults Apps That Claim to Diagnose Skin Cancer

- Modern Family Episode Shot with iPad Air 2 and iPhone 6; Takes Place on Mac Desktop

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 11:31 AM

Apple Stock Hits Record Close of 133-Dollars; Market Cap at 775 Billion-Dollars

- Global Equities Research Analyst Bursting with Apple Watch Exuberance

- Report: Apple Hiring Chip and Battery Experts Away from Samsung

- Samsung Buys Battery Maker Reportedly Tied to Apple Car

- Apple Seeks Editorial Producer for Music Something

- Re/code: More Details on Google Wallet Expansion with Carriers

- Neighbors Protest Future Upper East Side NYC Apple Store

- Apple Killing AOL Username Logins for iTunes

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 11:53 AM

- Goldman Sachs Bumps Apple Target Up to 145-Dollars

- Cantor Fitzgerald Excited About Apple and Cars and Robots

- Google Reportedly Redesigning Google Wallet

- Global Equities Analyst Sees No Value in Samsung-LoopPay Deal

- Report: Apple to Offer Limited Public beta of iOS 8.3

- Apple Announces Two Green Datas Centers for Europe

- Smartwatch Maker Pebble Teases Something New for This Week

- Promo for Next Samsung Phone Indicates Higher End Design

- Apple Oscars Ad Highlights Filmmaking with iPad; Shot on iPad Air 2

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 11:37 AM

- Bloomberg: Apple Wants Car on the Road by 2020

- Apple Sued for Poaching Battery Maker Employees

- Watch Site Puts Edition Cost Between 8-10-Thousand Dollars 

- Rumor Has Apple Considering High End Store-in-Store Approach for Apple Watch

- Apple Starts Repair Program for Some MBPs with Video Issues

- Apple Tops Fortune List of Most Admired Companies for Eighth Straight Year

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 11:21 AM

- Fossil Shares Tank as CFO Warns of Apple Watch Disruption

- Apple Watch Lands on Cover of Self

- Apple Pay Adds Another 20 Banks and Credit Unions

- Samsung Acquires LoopPay for Undisclosed Sum

- Moto President Bases Jony Ive Comments

- Former GM CEO Bashes Apple Car Talk

- Flip-Phones Are Back!

- BlackBerry Sues Typo Again

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 11:42 AM

- WSJ Says Apple Wanted More Medical Data from Apple Watch

- Wired: The Apple Watch Does Not Have to Do Anything Special to Be Huge

- WSJ: Five to Six Million Apple Watches Produced Ahead of Launch

- Apple and Huawei Steal Share in China Smartphone Market

- iOS 8 Adoption Hits 73-Percent

- Staples Sees Strong Adoption of Apple Pay in iOS App

- Southwest Adds Passbook Support to iOS App

- Chris Breen Leaves Macworld for Job at Apple

- Apple Campus and Tim Cook Host GA Congressman John Lewis

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 11:10 AM

- LG Tackles Luxury with LG G Watch Urbane

- Report: Third-Party Developers Finishing Apps for Apple Watch at Apple HQ

- Munster: Apple Car Could Generate $50 Billion in Annual Revenue

- Apple Insider Catches Tricked-Out Apple Van on Video

- BBC Radio One Host Zane Lowe Leaving for Apple

- Apple Ups iOS App Size Limit to 4GB

- Apple Enforcing Old Rules for New App Store Promo Pics

- Behind the Scenes Changes for iOS Developers

- Ive and Ahrendts Tackled Redesign of Retail for Apple Watch

- Jony Ive Designed Interlocking Pieces of Spaceship Campus

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 11:08 AM

The Mac Observer: Early Word on an Apple Car

- Wired: Details on Project Titan

- Apple Insider: Apple Nabs Mercedes Research and Development Dude

- 9 to 5 Mac: Titan to Yield Self-Driving Car

- The Verge: Just Because Apple is Making a Car Does Not Mean It Will Sell One

- Fortune: Gene Munster Expects an Apple Television Before an Apple Car

- Cult of Mac: Tim Talks Tough on Privacy

- Bloomberg: Apple Pay Gets Government Seal

- The Verge: Use Apple Pay For the Real Yosemite by September

- Cult of Mac: Tim Talks Tough on Privacy

- Bloomberg: Apple Pay Gets Government Seal

- The Verge: Use Apple Pay For the Real Yosemite by September

- President Obama Signs Cybersecurity Framework Executive Order

- Palo Alto Online Details Cybersecurity Framework Issues

- UBS Ups Apple Target to 150-Dollars

- BMO Ups Apple to 135-Dollars on iPhone and Apple Watch Expectations

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 10:43 AM