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.
Mac OS Ken: 01.31.2012

Tim Cook Says Apple “Didn’t Bet High Enough” on iPhone 4S Demand

Apple Actively Discussing Best Use of Its 98-Billion Dollars

Apple Calls iCloud Part of Its Strategy for the Next Decade

Apple TV Still a Hobby (Though One About Which Cook Seems Excited)

Tim Cook Sees “Huge Opportunity” for Apple in Brazil

TUAW: Progress Seen Toward Brazilian iPad Production

Florian Mueller: Judge’s Interpretation of Apple Patent Could Have Significant Bearing on Android as a Whole

Samsung Loses Complaint Against Apple in Germany, While Italians Get an Explanation About AppleCare and the Law

Report: T-Mobile USA to Offer Official (Though Limited) Support for Unlocked iPhones on Its Network

Apple Announces New Employee Discounts for Macs and iPads

TMO: Questions Remain About New Apple Employee Discounts

The Telegraph: The Thorny Issue of Apple and Human Rights

Apple Insider: NYT Sort of Buries Chinese Response to Apple and Human Rights Story

Apple CEO Responds to Allegations of Indifference to Human Rights Abuses in Supply Chain

Report: Wisconsin Buying 1,400 iPads with Money it Got from a Microsoft Settlement

Former Apple Exec Jon Rubinstein Out of HP

Former Apple Retail Chief Outlines Plans for JC Penney

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Mac OS Ken: 01.30.2012

Macworld/iWorld: A conversation with SecureMac about their new Mac app PrivacyScan

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Mac OS Ken: 01.26.2012

Analysts Trip Over Themselves to Raise Apple Target Price

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Mac OS Ken: 01.25.2012

Apple Posts Record Revenue, Profit, Mac, iPhone, and iPad Sales

Forbes: Apple FYQ1 Crushes Street Estimates

MarketWatch Runs Through Wall Street Expectations Ahead of the Apple Earnings Call

Electronista: Apple Retakes Smartphone Lead from Samsung in Holiday Quarter

Verizon Earnings Show 55-Percent of Its Smartphones Sold Last Quarter Were iPhones

Apple Posts FY1Q Earnings Call as Podcast

Gartner: Apple the Biggest Buyer of Semiconductors in CY2011

One Carrier in Denmark Says Lumia 800 Windows Phone Demand is Comparable to iPhone 4S Demand, Two Others Say It’s Not

Reuters: Apple Loses Appeal to Bar Sale of Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 in the Netherlands

24 January 2012: The Mac Turns 28

First Lady Michelle Obama Invites Steve Jobs’ Widow Laurene Powell Jobs to Be Guest at State of the Union Address

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Mac OS Ken: 01.24.2012

Pew Internet Survey Says Ownership of Tablets Nearly Doubled Over the Holidays, As Did Ownership of eReaders

British Airways Expanding iPad Deployment for Cabin Crew

Global Equities Research Says 350k iBooks Textbooks Downloaded in First Three Day; 90k Downloads of iBooks Authors

Apple Launches Support pages for New iTunes U at

Apple Names Anderson Teixeira Its First Ever Head of Latin American Division

Ovum: Android to be Bigger with Developers than iOS by Start of 2013

Virgin America Dubs One of Its Planes “Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish”

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Mac OS Ken: 01.23.2012

Piper Jaffray Analyst Pleased with Apple Education Announcements

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Pilot Bodes Well for iBooks Textbooks

CNET: Apple’s Answers to EDU Raise at Least as Many Questions

RIM Co-CEOs Out, New CEO “Confident” in Current Line of BlackBerry Phones and PlayBook Software Update

M1 Selling Modified, No-Camera iPhones to Members of Singapore Military

Apple Seeks to Stop Kodak from Trading on a Digital Camera Patent It Says It Owns

German Court Hands Samsung a Legal Loss and Apple Hands Samsung a New Lawsuit

Apple Releases Driver Update for Brother Printers

Foxconn Clarifies Gou Remarks Likening Workers to Animals

Extra Credit Reading: THE iECONOMY - How U.S. Lost Out on iPhone Work

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Mac OS Ken: 01.20.2012

Apple Announces iBooks 2, iBooks Textbooks, and iBooks Author

Engadet and All Things D: iBooks Textbooks Top Out at $14.99

TechCrunch: iBooks Textbooks Start with Eight Titles Despite Partnerships with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, McGraw-Hill and Pearson

Apple New iTunes U App for iOS Devices; Organizes All Aspects of Courses Into App

Apple Updates iTunes to v10.5.3 Adding Support iBooks Textbooks Syncing

Business Insider: Potential Problems in the Way of Apple’s EDU Revolution

Apple Posts Thursday EDU Event as a Podcast on iTunes Here

China Unicom Says First-Week iPhone 4S Sales Better Than First-Week iPhone 4 Sales

Security Firm Study Finds iOS Taking Top Spot From BlackBerry in Corporate Smartphones

IHS: Windows Phone to Take Second Place from iOS Phones in 2015

IHS iSuppli: Apple World’s Largest Buyer of Microphones in 2011

At the Taipei Zoo: Hon Hai Chairman Likens Managing Million-Person Workforce to Managing a Million Animals

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Mac OS Ken: 01.19.2012

Credit Suisse Analyst Reiterates Overweight Rating on Apple Shares Based on iPhone and iPad Strength

RBC Capital Analyst Ups Apple Price Target to 525-Dollars

Shaw Wu: iPad 3 Likely to Drive iPad Sales to 48-Million Units in CY2012

Nielsen: iPhone 4S Helps iOS Narrow Gap with Android in 4Q CY2011

Apple Shares Back in Record-High Territory

New Study Sees Big Value in Used-iPhone Market

Nissan Shows Off “Self Healing” iPhone Case

Apple Issues Sixth beta of OS X 10.7.3 to Developers

IDC Expects Rebound for Dedicated Handheld Game Devices in 2012

IHS: In-App Purchases to Make Up Nearly Two-Thirds of Mobile App Revenue by 2015

Canadians Call for Apple to Do Something About Desirability of Apple Products (or Something)

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Mac OS Ken: 01.18.2012

Piper Jaffray Raises 1Q FY2012 iPhone Sales Expectations; Lowers Expectations for Holiday Mac Sales

Shipping Time on iPhone 4S Drops to 3 to 5 Business Days in the States

Canaccord Genuity Analyst Stoked for Next iPhone and iPad and New MacBook Airs; Not Worried About Ultrabooks

Macotakara Sources Say iPad 3 and iOS 5.1 Event in February; Release in March

Report: iOS 5.1 beta 3 Full of Hints of Facebook Integration

Apple Opens iTunes Match to 19 New Countries

Apple Brings New Smartphone Suit Against Samsung in Germany

Upcoming Book - Inside Apple - Says Scott Forestall Likely Next CEO of Apple

Inside Apple Says Eddy Cue the Real “Dealmaker” for Jobs and Cook

Ars Technica: Apple EDU Event to Include Textbook Platform to “Digitally Destroy” Textbook Publishing

Fortune: Apple EDU Event Being Blown Our of Proportion

Revisiting Jobs’ Thoughts on Textbooks Today from the Walter Isaacson Biography

ZDNet: Publishers Stoked for Apple EDU Event and the Chance to Kill the Used Textbook Market

WSJ: iWork Head Roger Rosner Said to Be Leading eTextbook Initiative

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Mac OS Ken: 01.17.2012

IDG Study: 9-out-of-10 Business People with iPads Use It More for Business Than Anything Else

DigiTimes Sources Says Microsoft and Intel Pricing May Strangle Wintel Tablets Before They Get Going

TechCrunch: Windows 8 ARM-Based Tablets Will Be Windows 8 Only

Apple Opens iTunes Match to the Netherlands

German Interior Ministry Bans iPhones and BlackBerries for Ministry Employees

Apple No. 8 on Interbrands 100 Best Global Brands of 2011

Classic Computing: 80 Minutes with John Sculley

InIcons Drops Plans for Creepy Steve Jobs Action Figure

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