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: 09.30.2014

Apple Issues Bash-Shellshock Fixes

iCloud Services Get a Case of the Mondays 

Report: Reset All Settings in iOS Nuking Data in iCloud Drive

9 to 5 Mac versus Mac OS Ken: Bad versus Bad

Rumor Has 27-Inch iMac with 5K Retina Display Coming in October

Apple Taps Visa Europe Exec for Likely Apple Pay Position

Kids Take Idiotic Bendgate Tests to Apple Store

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:11am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.29.2014

Consumer Reports: New iPhones Not Terribly Bendy

BTIG Analyst: Bendgate is Ridiculous

Forbes Sees Potential Costs of Bendgate as Next-to-Nil

BMO Analyst Raises Apple Target to $110 on iPhone Excitement

Sitfel Nicolaus Analyst Significantly Ups iPhone Sales Expectations

New iPhones Launch in 22 More Countries 

China Expects 10/10 Launch for New iPhones

iOS 8 Adds Battery Tracking Feature

Report: EU to Accuse Apple of Taking Illegal Tax Aid from Ireland

Apple Opens App Store Section for HealthKit Apps

A basic course on Shellshock with George Starcher

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:01am EST

Apple Shares Rocked By News and Non-News

 

Apple Releases iOS 8.0.2 (and it really really works)

 

Apple Issues Statement on Bendy iPhone 6 Plus Non-Issue

 

Wall Street Journal: Apple Defends Against Bendy iPhone 6 Plus Non-Issue

 

Apple Gives The Verge a Tour of Its iPhone Torture Chamber

 

Cantor Fitzgerald Analyst Downplays Bendgate; Plays Up China

 

Consumer Reports to Run Bendy iPhone 6 Plus Tests

 

FXNOW Lands on Apple TV in the States

 

Sky Now Content Expands on Apple TV in UK

 

14th German Apple Store Opens in Hannover This Weekend

 

Apple Buys Digital Mag Platform Prss 

 

Ballmer Reportedly Taking iPads from LA Clippers

 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:09am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.25.2014

Apple Releases iOS 8.0.1 to Fix Things; Breaks Things Instead

 

Apple Quickly Pulls iOS 8.0.1 Update

 

Engadget: Apple Says Sorry for Breaking Your Phone

 

NPD: Over a Quarter of U.S. Back-to-School PCs are Macs

 

Apple Takes Top Computer Make in ACSI for 11th Year

 

Mr. Munster Still Believes in the Full-On Apple Television

 

Blue Man Group: The Un-Unboxing Video

 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:42am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.24.2014

More Analysts Issue More Notes on New iPhones

 

Morgan Analyst Weighs in on New iPhones and Margins

 

iPhone 2014: Grey Market Resurgent

 

China Indicates New iPhone Approval Coming Soon

 

Apple Pegs iOS 8 Adoption at 46-Percent

 

Quick Fix Reportedly on the Way for Issues in iOS 8

 

IHS Says A8 Processors Are 60/40 TSMC/Samsung

 

iPhone 6 Plus Proves Bendy - Especially When One Tries

 

SquareTrade Tests Says New iPhones Most Durable Yet

 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:42am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.23.2014

Apple: Over 10-Million iPhone 6/6 Pluses Sold in Opening Weekend

Analysts React to 10-Million iPhones Announcement

TechCrunch Rumor Has Apple Closing Down Beats Music

ReCode: Apple Not Closing Beats Music, Though Changes May Be Coming

Fortune Names Ahrendts 29th Most Powerful Woman in Business

Cook Talks Apple and Environment at Climate Week NYC

Apple CEO to Headline Inaugural WSJDLive Conference 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:27am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.22.2014

Financial Folk Wowed by Launch Day Lines

 

RBC Ups Apple Target on Potential ASP Upside

 

Sunday Lines: Scenes from a Mall

 

Tim Cook Greets iPhone Buyers at Palo Alto Store

 

iFixit Breaks New iPhones; Gives High Repairability Score

 

Chipworks Confirms TSMC as Producer of Apple A8 Processor

 

RBC Respondents Not Wowed by Apple Watch or Apple Pay (Yet)

 

Tim Cook Pens Open Letter on Consumer Privacy

 

Apple Says It Cannot Access Info on Passcode-Protected iOS 8 Devices

 

Apple Adds Privacy-Focused Search Engine DuckDuckGo as Choice in Mobile Safari

 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:50am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.19.2014

First iPhone SOld in Perth Dropped on TV Five-Minutes Later

Bernstein Research Analyst Not Worried Over Weekend iPhone Numbers

New iPhones Get Radio Certification in China; Release Date Still Unknown

WSJ: Foxconn Struggling to Meet iPhone Demand

Apple Releases iOS 8 iBooks for iPhones and iPads and iPod touches

Epic Games Releases WWDC Title Epic Zen Garden

Tim Bajarin Thinks He Knows Why iPhone 6 Skipped Sapphire Displays

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:54am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.18.2014

Apple Releases iOS 8

Why a 1GB Update Requires 4.6GB Free

Apple Updates a Passel of Apps for iOS 8

Apple Updates Apple TV Software to v7.0; Adds Beats to the Mix

Developers Suggest Hitting the Brakes on iCloud Drive

Apps Pulled from App Store in Wake of Unidentified HealthKit Issue

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:40am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.17.2014

Analysts: Production the Only Impediment for First-Weekend iPhone Sales

Bloomberg: Subsidy Shift Could Slow iPhone in China 

Analysts Unfazed by China Subsidy Concerns

Apple Posts a How-to-Switch Guide for Android Army Defectors

Two-Factor Authentication Returns to iCloud.com

Foxconn Worker Detained for Stealing and Selling iPhone 6 Shells

Roku Reports 10-Million Streaming Boxes Sold

Apple: Songs of Innocence Accessed 33-Million Times So Far

Check Out EYE Chart Radio - In iTunes Now

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:23am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.16.2014

Apple Announces Record Number of Pre-Orders for New iPhones in First 24-Hours

Fortune: Record Pre-Orders May Not Mean Record Sales of New iPhones

Wells Fargo Analyst Expects New iPhone Sales to Hit 10-Million

Samsung Mocks iPhone 6 Plus in New Galaxy Note 4 Ad

Watchmaker GUESS Welcomes Apple Watch to the Field

PayPal Downplays Apple Pay by Mocking Selfie-Scandal

Analyst Notes Retail Changes Brought by Wearable Tech

UBS Sees One-Third of Apple Growth in FY2015 Tied to Apple Watch

Apple Sets Up Site to Rid Users of Songs of Innocence

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:12am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.15.2014

Apple Says Orders for New iPhones Set Records

 

Some See Serious Glitches Ordering New iPhones

 

Nomura Analyst Keep Neutral Rating on Apple

 

The Apple Logo and iOS: A How-to (Or How-to Try)

 

Tim Cook Sits for Extensive Interview with Charlie Rose

 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:05am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.12.2014

Trouble Out of the Gate for iPhone Pre-Orders

Walmart and Sams Club Offer New iPhones at Discount

Second-Tier and Regional Carriers Announce iPhone Availability

International Markets On Board for Round-Two of New iPhones

NYT: Regulation Holdup Holding Up New iPhones in China

Report: Apple Forgoing Paper Cards for Virtual iPhone Queue

Report: People Ditching Samstuff iPost iPhone Announcements

Report: Constant Contact Keeps Apple Pay Authorized on Apple Watch

Head of LVMH Watch Division Bashes Apple Watch

Guy Who Studies Watches: Lots to Like and Dislike in Apple Watch

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:37am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.11.2014

Financial Analysts Up on Apple Post 9.9.2014 Event

9.9.2014: The Companies That Suffered

JPMorgan Chase Promoting its Apple Pay Tie-In

Apple Watch: Love for the Lefties

OK Go Says Apple Stole Opening Video Idea from Them

IDG Kills Print Edition of Macworld Magazine

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:31am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.10.2014

Apple Intros iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

iOS 8 to Ship on Wednesday 17 September

Apple Pay: Apple Payment System Set to Launch in October

Apple Watch: Wearable Entry Set for Early 2015 Debut

Apple Sends iPod Classic to Go Live on a Farm

U2 Plays Out Tuesday Event; Gives Away Album on iTunes

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:11am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.09.2014

Wall Street: Playing AAPL Past 9.9.2014 Event

Apple Sending Notification Email When People Access iCloud Via Web-Portal

YouGov: One-in-Three Strengthen Security in Wake of Stargate™ Celebrity Hacks

Amazon Drops Fire Phone to 99-Cents

Rdio Intros Free Listening Plan

Sennheiser Targets Beats Headphones with Urbanite Line

Apple Hires Design Star Marc Newson

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:33am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.08.2014

Apple Invites Fashion-Focused Media to 9.9 Event

Wells Fargo Analyst Not Expecting Much Growth from iWatch; Apple Payment System

Cult of Mac: Rival Smartwatch Makers Pulling for iWatch Success

9 to 5 Mac Sources Say iWatch SDK Seeded to Select Companies 

ReCode Rumor Has CVS and Walgreens Signed on for Anticipated Apple Payment System 

Apple Stores Said to be Prepping for Anticipated Payment System 

JP Morgan Analyst: Apple Payment System is All About the Lock-In 

Report: Apple Clogging Shipping Lanes - Just in Time for the Holidays 

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:32am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.05.2014

Apple to Live Stream 9.9.2014 Event 

Cantor and Raymond James Analysts Praise Apple Ahead of Tuesday Event

Barclays Analyst Stoked for Apple Payment Service

WSJ Sources Say iWatch to Tie Into Apple Payment System; Arrive in 2015

KGI Analyst Sees Two iWatch Sizes, Probably Available in 2015

KGI Analyst Thinks Gold iPad Air 2 Could Make 9.9 Event

KGI Analyst Expects 128GB Capacities and No Sapphire Displays for iPhone Sixes

5.5-Inch iPhone 6 Most Desired by Japanese Consumers (Kind of)

IDC Says iPhone 6 Will Push Phablets Past Laptops by End-of-Year

Cook Promises Strengthened Security for Consumers; Greater Info-Sec Awareness

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:29am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.04.2014

Pacific Crest Analyst: Time to Take Some Profits

Apple Suppliers Take a Wednesday Beating Along with Apple

Business Insider: Photo Scandal May Have Hit Apple Shares as Well

Samsung Introduces Galaxy Note 4

Oppenheimer on AAPL: Tepid with a Bullet

iTunes Store Suffers 5-Plus-Hour Outage on Tuesday Night

Apple Lays Out New Rules for Developers Ahead of iOS 8

Samsung Partners with Oculus for Gear VR

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:26am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.03.2014

Apple Investigates Photo Hacks; Says iCloud is Safe

Business Insider: Apple Statement Leaves Questions Unanswered

China Mobile Seems to Confirm Two iPhone Sixes; Begins Pre-Orders

Munster Ups Apple Target to 120-Dollars

Cantor Fitzgerald is Hot for Apple While Nomura Remains Tepid

Credit Card Watchers Await Apple Payment System

China Mobile Seems to Confirm Two iPhone Sixes; Begins Pre-Orders

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:14am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.02.2014

Bloomberg: Apple Does Deals with Visa and MasterCard for Mobile Payment Program

Business Insider Weighs Possibilities for Apple Shares Post 9.9 Event

Leaks and History Put iPhone Release on Friday 19 September

Unconfirmed Reports Says Celebrity iCloud Accounts Compromised

iCloud Change Adds Weight to Reports of Unauthorized Access

Apple Investigating iCloud Attack Claims

Asus Promises Best-Looking Android Wear Watch This Week

Drone Buzzes Spaceship

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 2:30am EST

Mac OS Ken: 09.01.2014

ReCode Sources Say Apple Mulls $400 Price for iWearable

ReCode Sources Says iWatch Release Will Be a While After Announcement

Re/code Sources Say American Express Signs on for Apple Payment System

T-Mobile Schedules San Francisco Media Event for 10 September

MIDiA: Apple Could Write Next Chapter in Subscription Music Story

St. Paul Schools to Employ 40k iPads

LA Schools Nix iPad Deal

Apple to Resubmit for LAUSD Contract

Apple Lists Top Reasons for App Rejection

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 1:17am EST