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: 01.31.2014

CNET: Lenovo + Motorola = Trouble for Apple

CIRP: iPhone Takes 48-Percent of U.S. Smartphone Sales in Holiday Quarter

CIRP: iOS Takes 48-Percent of U.S. Smartphone Sales in Holiday Quarter

Re/code: PayPal Wants to Be Part of Apple Payment Industry Plans

UK Watchdog Sets New Rules for Games and In-App Purchases

IHS Doesn’t See Larger iPad Anytime Soon

60 EU Carphone Warehouse Stores Going Samsung-Only

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Direct download: macosken140131.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:59am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 01.30.2014

Apple Playing the Long Game in the Enterprise

WSJ: Amazon Pondering Kindle-Based Retail Checkout System

Apple Hopes to Have AZ Sapphire Plant Running Next Month

Google Sells Motorola to Lenovo for $3 Billion

Apple Gets Shoutout During State of the Union Address

Apple Issues Minor iOS Update for iPhones in China

Glitch May Indicate iCloud.com Bookmarks Coming Soon 

Welkom bij Tulpenland: First European Theme Park with iBeacons

Automatic Adds iBeacon Functions to Its Personal Driving Assistant

Incoming Apple Retail Queen to Receive Royal Recognition

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Direct download: macosken140130.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:27am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 01.29.2014

Wall Street Weighs in on Apple 1Q Call

Icahn Buys Another $500 Million in Apple Shares

Red Bull TV Lands on Apple TVs Worldwide

Apple TV Gets Its Own Place in Apple Store Online

Apple Tweaks Online Store for Valentines Day

A Heartbreaking Tales of a Pricing Error

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:53am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 01.28.2014

New Ruling Lets Apple Reveal Some Law Enforcement Data Request Info

Apple Publishes New Numbers Tied to Data Requests from Law Enforcement

Russian Carrier Megafon Resumes iPhone Sales After 2009 Split

The Mac Observer Finds the Wish List in the iTunes Music Library

Apple Sales and Earnings Break Records; Shatter Dreams

Cook: Apple Miscalculated iPhone 5c Demand

As Most iThings Wax, iPod Wanes

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:01am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 01.27.2014

Fortune: Analysts Expect Sales of 55.3-Million iPhones in 1QFY2014

Fortune: Analysts Expect Sales of 25-Million iPads in 1QFY2014

Fortune: Analysts Expect Sales of 4.6-Million Macs in 1QFY2014

Thomson Financial: Analysts Expect Revenue of $57.46 B; $14.09 EPS

WSJ: Apple Laying Groundwork for Mobile Payments Business 

Sterne Agee Analyst Thinks Next iPhone will Feature NFC (Seriously)

Tim Cook Talks Made in America and NSA Concerns on ABC Interview

Apple Turns Homepage into Celebration of the Mac

Apple Hides Font Made of Macs as Easter Egg on Tribute Site

Apple Decks Retail Store Windows with Celebratory Mac Display

Apple Hosts Mac 30th Beer Bash for Cupertino Employees

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Direct download: macosken140127.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:05am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 01.24.2014

Icahn Ups Apple Investment; Rhetoric

Reminder: Apple Earnings Call on Monday 27 January

Rumors of New Apple TV (Not Television) Coming Soon

Report Has Amazon Seeking Live Video Content Deals

Minor Update Brings iTunes to v11.1.4

iTunes Update Appears to Come Without Noted Feature of Update

Apple Issues Minor Update to Podcasts App

Universal Studios Orlando Traces Apple Misunderstood Ad

T.C. Does TV Talking Mac @30

Schiller, Federighi and Tribble Talk Mac @30 to Macworld

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:42am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 01.23.2014

Pre-Trial Motions Swing Apple’s Way Ahead of Upcoming Samsung Trial 

Cowen and Co. Analyst Says Bigger iPhone 6 Design Locked Down

Icahn Talks Apple on Twitter

Icahn Talks Tweets Talking Apple on TV

Apple Working on Fix for Random Restarts in iOS 7

Foxconn Execs Arrested; Accused of Extortion Tied to iPhone

Beats Battles Glitches with More Free Time

Apple Cuts 90-Second “Your Verse” Ad Down to Two 30-Second Spots

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:29am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 01.22.2014 (Repost)

Apple Re-Releases iPhone 4 to Tackle India

Apple Expands Educational Reach of iBooks and iTunes U

Apple Wins Temporary Stay Against Antitrust Overseer

Apple Falls from 2nd to 5th in Forrester Customer Satisfaction Survey

Schiller Tweets negative News on Android Security

GT Advanced Hiring for Apple’s Arizona Sapphire Plant

Beats Music Hits the Streaming Scene

Panel Shatters on Apple Fifth Avenue Cube

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 8:42am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 01.22.2014

Apple Re-Releases iPhone 4 to Tackle India

Apple Expands Educational Reach of iBooks and iTunes U

Apple Wins Temporary Stay Against Antitrust Overseer

Apple Falls from 2nd to 5th in Forrester Customer Satisfaction Survey

Schiller Tweets negative News on Android Security

GT Advanced Hiring for Apple’s Arizona Sapphire Plant

Beats Music Hits the Streaming Scene

Panel Shatters on Apple Fifth Avenue Cube

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Direct download: macosken140122.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:27am EDT

Mac OS Ken: 01.21.2014

CIRP Says It Was a High-End iPad Christmas

H.H. Gregg Adds Apple Kit to Its Wares

Kenyan Parliament Ditching Paper for iPads

Mac Pro Shipping Times Shift to March

Analyst: Apple Has to Make Bigger iPhones Now or Something

Apple Makes Interesting Hires Apparently for Wearables

NPD Tracks Growth in SVOD; Apparent Shrinkage in Premium Cable Channels

Apple Seeds Fourth beta of iOS 7.1 and Xcode 5.1 betas to Developers

Apple Seeds Second beta of OS X 10.9.2 to Developers

Nest CEO: “Well, if we were going to change our data policy...”

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Direct download: macosken140121.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:30am EDT