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: 12.31.2013

Best Buy Drops 16GB iPhone 5c to Free; 16GB iPhone 5s to $125

Bromwich Accuses Apple of Obstruction

Google Sues Rockstar for Targeting Android

Report: Apple and Samsung in Talks to End Patent Battle

Apple Store in Brisbane Looks Ready to Open Soon

NYT Magazine Creative Headed to Apple

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:33am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 12.30.2013

Topsy Twitter Evidence Points to iPad Christmas

Flurry: Christmas Day iPad Activations Up Over 2x; Kindles Up 24x

Some San Diego Target Stores See School Supplies Sold in iPod Boxes

Amazon Adds 1-Million New Prime Members in Third-Week of December

Nokia Pulls HERE Maps from iOS App Store

OWC Teardown Indicates Aspects of Mac Pro Are User Upgradable

FutureLooks: Replicating Mac Pro as PC Costs $2,000 More

Chromebooks Lay Waste to Everything Else in Small Sliver of Small Sliver of Survey

Turkey Eyes iPad for National Education Push

Trouble for Turkish PM Could Jeopardize iPad Deal

Apple Asks Shareholders to Vote Against Board Committee on Human Rights; Icahn-Backed Return of Capital

Dow Jones: Google Most “Talked About” Company in 2013

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:27am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 12.27.2013

Business Insider: App Store Rankings Indicate Lots of New iThings for Christmas 

IBM: iOS Pounds Android on 25 December

Evasi0n Breaks with TaiG Over Pircay

Some Mac Pros Find Homes on 24 December

Taiwan FTC Fines Apple for iPhone Price Interference

Apple Announces Luck Bag Promotion for Japan

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:17am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 12.26.2013

Jeff Gamet - managing editor of The Mac Observer joins us for the second of two conversations recapping some of the biggest Apple stories of 2013. Brought to you by SaneBox: Bring Sanity to Your Inbox with a 2-Week Free Trial at http://sanebox.com/ken

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:00am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 12.25.2013

Jeff Gamet - managing editor of The Mac Observer joins us for the first of two conversations recapping some of the biggest Apple stories of 2013. Brought to you by SaneBox: Bring Sanity to Your Inbox with a 2-Week Free Trial at http://sanebox.com/ken

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:00am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 12.24.2013

Apple Shares Up $21 on First Day of Trading After China Mobile Deal

Piper Jaffray Sees as Many as 17-Million Additional iPhones Sold in 2014 via China Mobile

Fortune: Analysts Pleased to Very Pleased with China Mobile iPhone Prospects

JP Morgan Analyst Treads Lightly Into China Mobile iPhone Excpectations

Barron’s: Analysts Generally Please with China Mobile iPhone Deal

News of Apparent Apple Acquisitions

Thieves In Berlin Turn Apple Store Into a Drive-In

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:22am EDT

Apple/China Mobile Finally Ink iPhone Deal; To Consumers on 17 January 2014

Evasi0n Releases iOS 7 - 7.0.4 Compatible Jailbreak

iOS 7 Jailbeak Links to App Store Full of Cracked Apps (Among Others)

Evasi0n Says Pirated Apps Against Their Agreement; Being Removed

Business Insider: The Beyonce Fight That Has Little to Do with Beyonce

Cook Sends Holiday Missive to Apple Employees

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:58am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 12.20.2013

Ship Times for New Mac Pro Slip to February

Apple Releases Black Thunderbolt Cables on Same Day as Black Mac Pro

Apple Issues Firmware Update for New Mac Pro

Apple Updates Final Cut Pro X to v10.1

Apple Updates Motion and Compressor

Apple Updates Logic Pro X

Apple Releases First beta Build of OS X 10.9.2 to Developers

Apple Releases VPN Update for Mavericks Server

KGI Analyst Says Weak iPhone 5c Sales May Be Holding Up China Mobile Deal

Dish Network Said to Be Eyeing T-Mobile

Samsung Reportedly Hires Ex-Apple Store Designer

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:51am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 12.19.2013

Orders for New Mac Pro Begin Today

Cook Tweets That Mac Pro is Made in Texas

The China Mobile iPhone: What Happens to a Deal Deferred? 

China Mobile Chairman Says Talk With Apple Over iPhone Still Ongoing

Barclays Analyst Thinks China Mobile Deal was Overhyped Anyway

Financial Analysts Not Sweating Lack of China Mobile iPhone Announcement

China Mobile Upping Smartphone Subsidies in 2014

Susquehanna Analyst Ups Apple Target to $650 on Strength of iPhone 5s

SF DA Calls for Apple to Turn On Activation Lock by Default

Researchers Find Way to Bypass iSight LED in Legacy Macs

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:22am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 12.18.2013

Tech Execs Keep White House Conversation on Surveillance

Munster’s Latest Twitter Trawl Shows Three of Top Five Tech Gifts are Apple Gear

NPD: Streaming Devices Down to Apple and Roku

Sky Sports Hits Apple TV in UK

Apple Adds Gifting Option to iBookstore

Apple: New Apps After 1 February Must be Optimized for iOS 7

Apple Airs 90-Second Ad for iPhone, AirPlay and the Holidays

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:39am EDT