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: 08.29.2014

Apple Sends Invitations for 9.9.2014 Event

 

Apple Building Shrouded Secret Structure Next to Flint Center

 

Bloomberg: Source Says iPhones and iWatch at 9.9 Event

 

http://www.flintcenter.com - Yesterday’s Future, Today!

 

GT Advanced Drops After Raymond James Downgrade

 

Apple: HealthKit Info Off-Limits for Sale to Third-Parties

 

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Direct download: macosken140829.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:33am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.28.2014

Re/code: Apple to Launch iPhones and iWatch at Single September Event

 

Samsung Intros the New Gear S Smartwacth

 

LG Teases the Round LG G Watch R

 

Samsung Gear Circle: Headphones as Necklace as Wearable Tech

 

HTC Intros First Android Phone with 64-Bit Architecture

 

BlueFin Sees Bad Times for Most Chinese Mobile Chipmakers

 

Amazon Ups iPhone Trade-In Game Ahead of iPhone 6

 

Apple Ads New Ad Types to iAd; Expands Platform Reach

 

Infinity Blade Saga Gets Final Update Next Week 

 

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Direct download: macosken140828.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:10am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.27.2014

Bloomberg Hears Approach of iPadzilla

 

GT Advanced Shares Rise on Positive Piper Jaffray Note

 

Apple Wins Patents on Liquidmetal Production Process

 

Best Buy Not Overly Excited About Next iPhone Nor About Best Buy

 

Apple Adds Showtime Anytime and iTunes Festival Tiles to Apple TV

 

Norway and Sweden See Public Broadcasters Added to Apple TV

 

Apple Giving Away iTunes Festival Tickets Through Beats Music

 

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Direct download: macosken140827.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:52am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.26.2014

RBC Analyst Notes Record Apple Spending Ahead of Fall Products

 

JP Morgan Analyst: Display Issues Will Not Negatively Impact iPhone 6

 

Hedge Funds Up Apple Holdings in 2Q 2014

 

BI Intelligence: Tracking the Tablets Sales Slowdown (Kind of)

 

Spotify iOS App Receives Minor Update

 

Google Releases Native Slides App for iOS

 

Huawei Exec Sees No Hope for Tizen

 

China Looks to Replace iOS et al. with Homegrown OS Solutions

 

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Direct download: macosken140826.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:00am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.25.2014

Apple Crushes New Record Close with NEW New Record Close

 

Apple Launches Battery Replacement Program for Some iPhone 5 Units

 

Apple Promotes Beats Music by Email

 

LG Teases Round Android Wear Smartwatch

 

Estimote Launches the Nearable iBeacon

 

BlackBerry Cleared to Pursue Contempt Case Against Typo

 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:02am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.22.2014

Apple Requests Rush for Sapphire Plant Approval: Take Two

comScore: Apple Helps Apple Apps Along the Way

Tim Cook Visits iPad Using VA Hospital in Palo Alto

Apple Sees Uncloudy Thursday Afternoon

Apple Issues Minor Keynote Update

Apple Issues Minor iMovie Update

Apple Issues Minor Updates for OS X iWork Apps

Apple Issues Updates for Final Cut Pro X + Compressor + Motion Fixing Blu-ray Burning and Other Issues

Apple Issues Betas for Safari 7.1 and Safari 6.2

Apple Hides Steve Jobs Stanford Address as Easter Egg in Pages for Mac

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Direct download: macosken140822.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:17am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.21.2014

iPad Pwns EPEAT List

Barnes and Noble, Samsung Launch Co-Branded Nook Tablet

Computerworld Sees Seriously Cheap Android Tablets on the Way

IDC: Tablets with Cellular Voice Surge in Developing Markets

Walmart Slashes iPhone 5c/5s Prices Ahead of Anticipated Refresh

Needham Analyst: Apple Stores Still Delivering for Mac

Unconfirmed Report Has Biggest Ever Apple Store Slated for UAE

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Direct download: macosken140821.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:49am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.20.2014

Morgan Stanley Analyst Lists 8 Reasons APPL-2014 Won’t Be Like APPL-2012

Apple Hits All-Time Closing High

Ming-Chi Kuo Thinks iWatch May Wait Until 2015

Apple Reportedly Steals Nokia HERE Exec to Work on Maps

Apple Releases Sixth Beta of Yosemite to Developers

Apple Releases and Pulls and Rereleases Xcode Beta to Developers

Apple Issues New Beta of OS X 10.9.5

Steve Ballmer Steps Down from Microsoft Board of Directors

Eddy Cue Puts Los Altos House on the Market 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:19am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.19.2014

RBC Sees as many as 75-Million iPhone Sixes Sold by End of Year

JP Morgan Analyst Does Not Expect Sapphire iPhone Displays This Year

Barclays Analyst Waxes Rhapsodic on Apple Payment System Possibilities

Apple Works with Quanta to End Worker Mistreatment

Beats Music App Lands in Made by Apple Section of App Store

Apple Puts Beats Hardware on Sale

50 Cent and Intel Tie-Up on Heart Monitoring Headphones

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Direct download: macosken140819.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:39am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.18.2014

On today's EYE Chart Radio sample: Of Tablets and Tortoises

Direct download: macosken140818.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:00am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.15.2014

WSJ Makes Case for and Against Sapphire Displays for iPhone 6

Apple Reportedly Cross with Thai Official Over iPhone 6 Announcement

Motorola Schedules Press Event for 4 September

IDC: iOS and Android Take 96% of Smatphone Market in 2Q2014

Apple Falls But Stays on Fortune Fastest-Growing List for Eighth Consecutive Year

Apple Still Faces 2006 Lawsuit Over iPods and DRM

Apple Sued by Shareholder Over Non-Poaching Agreement

Beats Music Posts 22-Minute Doc Celebrating 25-Years of Do the Right Thing

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:24pm EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.14.2014

Thailand Approves Import of Two iPhone 6 Models

BI Intelligence: Stars Aligning for NFC - if it Hits iPhone 6

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Alpha

Apple Fixes Seven WebKit Issues with Safari Updates

Apple Seeds Third Beta of Mavericks 10.9.5 to Developers

Apple Mum on Graphics Issues with Early-2011 MBPs

Apple Bans Benzene and N-Hexane in Late Stage Production Processes

Apple Goes Public with Regulated Substances Specifications

Shazam iOS App Gets Post-Apple Beats Music Tie-In

Manchester United Bans Tablets from Stadium 

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Direct download: macosken140814.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:25am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.13.2014

Apple Issues Diversity Report Card 

Jesse Jackson Applauds Apple Diversity Report

Sonny Dickson Hits with Alleged iPhone 6 Pics

Munster Warns Against Apple Gross Margin Worry

Morgan Stanley Puts Overweight Rating on Tech Sector 

Apple Promoting Beats Music on New iOS 7 Devices

Report: Apple Giving HealthKit Behind-the-Scenes Pushes

Oculus VR SDK Finally Supports OS X

Apple Reruns Apple TV-Gift Card Promotion

Section Dedicated to Robin Williams Hits iTunes

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:14am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.12.2014

Bloomberg Sources Say Production Underway on Less Glossy iPad

Apple Launches iPad Ad Blitz Centered on Productivity

Apple Adds Two More Your Verse Microsites

Microsoft Launches Surface to Air Assault

BI Intelligence: People Would Groove on an Apple Phablet

Positive Pegatron Projection Tied to Next iPhone

Microsoft Plans Phone Event Apparently Aimed at Photography

Microsoft Targets Emerging Markets With Ultra-Affordable Nokia 130

Apple Stores Fixing iPhone 5s Screens in Europe

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:15am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.11.2014

Judge Rejects Settlement in Silicon Valley Non-Poaching Case as Too Low

Apple CEO Responds to China Earthquake; Pledges Financial Relief

iCloud Mail and iMessage See Friday Outages

Skype Bringing Support Back to OS X Leopard

Apple Plans Expansion in Reno Area

Flurry: The Myth of Male-Dominated Mobile Gaming

CBS Studios Casts Eye on Streaming Production

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

Mac OS Ken: 08.08.2014

Catcher Reports Big Numbers Headed Toward Next iPhone

Apple Opens Beats by Dre Section in Online Store

Rhapsody International Strengthens Offerings with Acquisitions

Apple Fills Digital Marketing Director Position with Former Nike and Burberry Exec

Former Yves Saint Laurent Apple Exec Hires Other Former Yves Saint Laurent Exec to Work at Apple

Apple Releases iTunes Update to Fix Podcast Issues

NFL Now Available Now for iThings Now

Skype Ends Support for OS X Leopard

Google Buys Emu; Killing it on 25 August

Seacrest Returns to iPhone Game with Typo 2

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

UBS Sees Apple as Only Good Smartphone Story

Chinese Government Pulls Some Apple Gear from Procurement Lists

Apple Moves to Trademark HealthKit

Apple Retail Now Handling iPhone 5s Screen Repair In-Store

Judge Cote Gives Preliminary Approval to Apple Ebook Settlement with States

ABC News Sees Streams Explode on Apple TV

Apple Promotes Apple’s Place in European Economy

Apple Opening Third Store for the Netherlands on Saturday

Second Apple Store for Turkey Said to be Underway

Report: Microsoft Eyeing Retail Space Four-Blocks from Apple NYC Cube

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:34am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.06.2014

Re/code Sources Peg 9 September for iPhone Event

GT Advanced: We Are Almost Ready to Make Lots of Sapphire

Net Applications: Android Beats iOS for Mobile Web Access for First Time

Chitika: iPhone Dominant in N.A. Smartphone Web Traffic

Canaccord Analyst: Apple and Samsung Make More Than All of the Profits in Smartphones

Apple Says App Store Saw Record-Setting Revenue in July

Apple and Samsung Drop Legal Battles Outside of U.S.

Apple Closes the Beats Acquisition

Vivendi Makes 400-Million Dollars Off of Beats Deal

WSJ: Beats Exec to Lead iTunes Radio; Acquisition to Eliminate 200 Jobs

Billboard: Apple Disputes Layoff Reports

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:51am EST

Mac OS Ken: 08.01.2014

Today Ken Ray and Mike LePlante talk about the horrible disappointment that is Xiaomi and the phenomenal power of fame.

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Direct download: macosken140801.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 2:54am EST