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: 12.31.2015

- Brean Capital Analyst Stays Bullish on iPhone Through 2016

- AT&T Killing Two-Year Contract/Subsidy Combo on 8 January 2016

- Apple Faces Class Action Suit Over iOS 9 Performance on iPhone 4s

- Apple to Pay Italy $348 Million in Tax Avoidance Suit

- Apple Stores Hosting Art Creation Workshops for iPhone and iPad

- CNN to Air Steve Jobs Documentary on Sunday 3 January

- Welcome the New Year with the Time Square iPhone App

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:34am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.30.2015

- Brian White Stays Bullish on Apple into 2016

- FBR Analyst Predicts Apple Investing in AR/VR Tech in 2016

- Disney-Backed Littlstar Brings 360-Degree Video App to New Apple TV

- iPhone Sales Grow 133-Percent in Middle East and Africa

- Apple Shuffles Titles and Responsibilities Among Execs

- New Apple SVP for Hardware Technologies Gets a Boatload of Stock (If He Sticks Around)

- Former Apple Inclusion and Diversity Exec Heads to Twitter

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:15am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.29.2015

- Flurry: Apple Dominates Mobile Activations Over Christmas Week

- Best Buy Launches Post-Holiday Sales on Apple Gear

- Hyundai Brining CarPlay Update to Some Sonatas in 1Q2016

- Apple Applies for Trademarks Likely Tied to Beats Radios 2 through 5

- Berenberg Bear Fired

- Netflix Offers On-Demand NYE Countdowns for Kids

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:41am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.28.2015

- vShare: Using Apple Tools to Power a Pirated App Store

- Oregon Police Uncover Link in Black Market iPhone Chain

- Home Office Says Investigatory Powers Bill Could Fight Trolls and Cyber-Bullies

- China Passes Potentially Troubling Encryption Key Legislation

- Fitbit App Hits Number One in Free Apps Over Christmas Weekend

- Apple Seeks Additional $180-Million in Original Samsung Patent Case

- Apple Launches Boxing Week iTunes Sales in Canada and UK

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 8:15am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.24.2015

- Stifel Nicolaus Loves Apple; Lowers Target to $140

- FBR Loves Apple; Lowers Target to $150

- China Mobile Talk Revitalizes Four-Inch iPhone Rumor

- U.S. Cellular Starts Sales of Apple Watch

- Apple Pay Headed to China in 2016

- Apple and Ericsson Reach Settlement in Patent Infringement Case

- Judge Tosses iMessage to Android Lawsuit

- The Beatles Hit the Major Streaming Music Services

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:28am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.23.2015

- Cowen and Co. Analyst Thinks Wall Street May Be to Bearish on iPhone

- BMO Analyst: Wall Street Too Bearish on iPhone

- Apple Argues Against Investigatory Powers Bill in UK

- Hillary Clinton Confuses Technology with Magic

- Republican Senator Blasts Cook Comments on Encryption

- Manhattan DA Calls for Legislation in Wake of Apple Stance on Encryption

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:59am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.17.2015

- Analysts Lower iPhone Expectations and Apple Target Prices on Perceived Weakness in Supply Chain

- Apple Products Take Three of Top-Five Google Tech Searches for 2015

- IBM Announces 100th MobileFirst for iOS App

- OtterBox Outs Case for iPad Pro

- Apple Pulls Plug on Topsy

- Australian Banks Welcome Android Pay; Continue to Rebuff Apple Pay

- Rdio to Go Drk Tusdy 22 Dcmbr

- Pac Man 256 Hits App Store for Apple TV

- Apple Music Adds Star Wars Radio Station

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:13am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.16.2015

- Piper Jaffray Analyst Tries to Calm the iPhone Waters

- Piper Jaffray Sees Higher Than Anticipated iPhone Lease Plan Adoption

- Credit Suisse Analyst Unfazed by Dialog Data

- AT&T Upping Grandfathered Unlimited Plan by $5 Per Month

- 66 U.S. Banks and BJs Wholesale Club Activate Apple Pay

- Apple Buys Small Silicon Fab in North San Jose

- Samsung Appeals First Apple Patent Case with SCOTUS

- Blommberg: Apple Has a Secret Display Design Facility in Taiwan

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:35am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.15.2105

- Morgan Stanley Cuts iPhone Expectations for 2016; Lowers Apple Price Target

- JP Morgan and Barclays Slightly Lower iPhone Sales for 2QFY2016

- Apple Cuts iPhone 5s Price in India in Half

- Report: Next Samsung Flagship Phone to Sport Pressure Sensitive Display

- 13-Million MacKeeper Accounts Accessed by White-Hat Hacker: Take 1

- 13-Million MacKeeper Accounts Accessed by White-Hat Hacker: Take 2

- EC Decision Apple Taxes and Ireland Likely Pushed to 2016 (Again)

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:48am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.14.2015

- Walmart Lands Apple Watch Sport

- Apple Music Ties Up with Taylor Swift for Concert Exclusive; Promotion Rights

- Apple Uses App Store Pop-Up to Promote iPhone 6s; Anger Customers

- Apple Releases iTunes 12.3.2

- Apple Continues Site Unification with Apple ID Portal Redesign

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

Mac OS Ken: 12.11.2015

- FBR Analyst: Time for Apple to Buy Something Big

- A Look at Stats from Glance: A Daylong Apple Watch Conference

- A Look at the Apps Landscape for Apple TV

- Apple to Launch iPad Pro in India Next Week

- iFixit Tears Into Smart Battery Case for iPhone 6/6s

- ASUS and LG Take Shots at the Hunchback of Cupertino

- Walmart Launching Mobile Payment Service Exclusively for Walmart Stores

- Senator Graham Calls for Backdoor Into Consumer Encryption

- Application Developers Alliance Argues for Encryption for Consumers

- Steve Jobs Biopic Picks Up Four Golden Globe Nominations

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:57am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.10.2015

- Kantar Numbers Indicate Share Slippage for iPhone in US and Europe for August through October

- JAMF Survey Shows Apple Crushing It in the Enterprise in 2015

- Best Buy Drops Price of Every Apple Watch Carried by 100-Dollars

- Fossil Outs Fashionable Android Wear Smartwatch

- Piper Jaffray Analyst Sees Big Future for Apple in “Mixed Reality”

- Microsoft Cortana Lands in iOs App Store

- Google Play Music Family Plan Goes Live

- “The Stuff” Talks Apps and the New Apple TV

- Tim Cook Talks Up Smart Battery Case for iPhone 6s

- Cook Says Apple Not Racing Google to Bottom in Hardware for Education

- Tim Cook Receives RFK “Ripple of Hope” Award

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:01am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.09.2015

- Apple Ups El Capitan to v10.11.2

- Apple Ups iOS to v9.2

- Apple starts Curating Top Stories for iOS News App

- Apple Updates watchOS to v2.1

- Apple Updates tvOS to v9.1

- Apple Outs Smart Battery Case for iPhone 6/6s

- Apple Intros USB 3.0 Lightning to SD Card Reader

- Report: Apple to Intro Gen-Two Apple Watch at March 2016 Event

- CBS CEO Says Over-the-Top TV Service from Apple “On Hold”

- Drexel Hamilton Analyst Justifies Supply Chain Weakness

- Apple to Open 28th Store in China This Weekend

- Report Has Apple Dropping Bank on Elk Grove Expansion

- Tim Cook Appears in “Just Say Hi” Video for Cerebral Palsy Foundation

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:40am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.08.2015

- IDC Sees PC Sales Slide Continuing Through Holiday Quarter

- Apple Ups iTunes Match and iCloud Music Library Tracks Above 25k

- Craig Federighi Talks Code and Importance of Tech in Education

- Apple Offing One to One Group Training on 17 December

- Apple Cancels In-Store Event for Tokyo Store after Bomb Threat

- Apple Says Its Maps App Used 3x More than Google Maps on iThings

- Volvo Rolling CarPlay Out in Old and New XC90s

- Dropbox Killing Mailbox and Carousel in Early 2016

- Facebook Kills Creative Labs Unit; Pulls Creative Labs Apps

- iTunes Store Nabs Exclusive Collection of Beatles Video - The Beatles: 1+

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:16am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.07.2015

- Wired: iPhone to Thrive Amid Shrinking Smartphone Sales Growth

- Piper Jaffray: 20-Percent of Smartphone Owners Would Groove on 4-Inch iPhone

- Apple Opens iTunes Carrier Billing to Beeline Customers in Russia

- Unlikely Story Has Fifth-Gen Apple TV Hitting Early Next Year

- Apple Offers 60-Dollar iTunes Gift Card with Most Beats Headphones and Pill+ Speaker

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 1:53am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.04.2015

- KGI Analyst Issues New Note on Anticipated 4-Inch iPhone

- Carrier Wars Heat Up Into the Holidays

- iPad Pro Hits Philippines, South Korea, and Taiwan

- Samsung Sort of Settles First Patent Case with Apple

- Bookseller and Author Organization File Brief with SCOTUS in Support of Apple

- Ford Updates SYNC to Support Siri Eyes Free

- Apple Officially Makes Swift Open Source: Take 1

- Apple Officially Makes Swift Open Source: Take 2

- Apple Officially Makes Swift Open Source: The Apple Take

- Google Folding Songza into Play Music; Killing Songza on 31 January 2016

- Beats Music Users Have Until 19 January to Transfer Playlists to Apple Music

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

Mac OS Ken: 12.03.2015

- Consumer Reports Dubs Mac Laptops Most Reliable (Again)

- United Adopting iPhone 6 Plus for Airport Services

- Starbucks Lets Canadian Customers Reload Accounts with Apple Pay

- Boston Consulting Group Names Apple Most Innovative Company for Tenth Year Running

- Apple Hosting Hour of Code Classes on 10 December

- Monument Valley Goes Free in the App Store

- Tidal Names Third CEO in Eight Months

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:49am EST

Mac OS Ken: 12.02.2015

- Instagram Filters Now Being Applied to Baby Names

- Credit Suisse Calls for Smaller iPhone

- Report: AT&T to Raise Grandfathered Unlimited Data Rates by Five-Dollars

- Wells Fargo Analyst Likes Global Prospects for iPhone Growth

- iOS 9 Adoption Hits 70-Percent

- Adobe Says Cyber Monday Was Another Good Day for Apple

- Wristly Surveys People Dissatisfied with Apple Watch

- British Airways Installing Wrist-Friendly Ticket Scanners at Heathrow Thanks to Apple Watch

- Apple Brings Personal Pickup to Six EU Nations

- Samsung Names New Head of Smartphone Division

- Apple Marks World Aids Day in Stores and Online

- Tim Cook to Receive RFK Ripple of Hope Award

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

Mac OS Ken: 12.01.2015

- S&P Capital IQ Reiterates Apple Buy on News from Target

- Global Equities Analyst Thinks Black Friday 2015 May Have Been Best Yet for Apple

- Apple Launches (PRODUCT) RED Leather Cases for iPhone Ahead of World AIDS Day

- JCPenny Begins Testing Apple Pay at One Location in Texas

- Swatch Intros Watch with NFC Payment Capability

- Sonos to Launch Apple Music Support in Beat on 15 December

- Research and Development: A Lot of Money is Still a Lot of Money

- BlackBerry Pulls Out of Pakistan Over Proposed Government Backdoor

- Old Guy Sues Apple for Loss of Data on Borked iPhone

- Old Guy Wins

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:05am EST

Mac OS Ken: 11.30.2015

- Adobe Sees Holiday Mobile Shopping Growth Driven by iThings

- Custora Tracks Dominance of iOS Devices in Thanksgiving Shopping via Mobiles

- Apple sales Fare Well on Adobe and IBM Black Friday Lists

- FBR Analysts Expects 5-Million to 6-Million Apple Watches Sold in December-Quarter

- Morgan Stanley: iPhone to Gain Share in Slowing Smartphone Market

- Strategy Analytics: Chromecast Led US DVSD Market in 3Q CY2015

- Report: Amazon Video App May Soon Hit Apple TV

- Report Has Tentative Agreement Between Apple and UnionPay to Bring Apple Pay to China

- Australian Representative Questions Banks on Lack of Apple Pay Support

- Illegal Again to Backup Your Music in UK

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

Mac OS Ken: 11.25.2015

- Piper Jaffray Analyst Sees Potential iPhone Sales Growth from Installment Options

- RBC Analyst Expects iPad Pro to Generate an Invisible $2.4 Billion for Apple

- iFixIt Gives Smart Keyboard for iPad Pro 0 Out of 10 in Repairability

- Apple Adds Five More Categories to App Store for Apple TV

- 2017 Mitsubishi Mirage to Sport CarPlay as Standard Feature

- Axel Springer Subsidiary Sues to Block Development and Distribution of iOS 9 Ad Blocker Blockr

- Apple-Ireland Tax Findings Pushed to 2016

- Apple Acquires Motion Capture Startup Faceshift

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

Mac OS Ken: 11.24.2015

- UBS Panel: Apple as Annuity and Hit-Maker

- Morgan Stanley Analyst Sees More Near-Term Growth for Smarter Cars Than for VR

- Sprint Offers iPad Pro in a Variety of Plans

- 27th Apple Store in China to Open This Weekend

- Square Begins Deployment of Apple Pay Compatible Units

- Visa Europe Launches Two-Month Apple Pay Ad Campaign

- MasterCard Gives London Apple Pay Customers Fare Free Mondays

- HP Inks Smartwatch Deal with Company You Have Probably Never Heard Of

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:58am EST

Mac OS Ken: 11.23.2015

- Stolen ISIS OPSEC Manual Gives iMessage a Thumbs Up

- Hillary Clinton Calls for Cooperation Between Big-Tech and Government on Encryption

- ITIC Comes Out Against Backdoors in Encryption

- Apple Opens In-Store Pickup Option for UK Consumers

- Apple Pencil Sees Brief Availability at Best Buy

- Nomura Survey Sees Growth for Apple in Enterprise in 2016

- Apple Announces iTunes Connect Holiday Shutdown 22-29 December

- Hulu Rises in App Revenue for iOS and Android

- Cult of Mac: Disneyland Could Fit Inside Apple Spaceship

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

Mac OS Ken: 11.20.2015

- KGI Analyst Says iPad Pro Sales Off to Good Start Despite Production Issues

- Apple Acknowledges iPad Pro Black Screen of Death

- iFixit Steps Inside the Mystery That Is Apple Pencil

- iPad Pro and Apple Pencil Make TIME Magazine List of Best Inventions of 2015

- Intel CEO Beats Drum for 2-in-1s Over Tablets

- October Brought Biggest Drop for Swiss Watch Market in Six-Years

- iOS 9 Adoption Hits 67-Percent

- Apple Hits One-Billion Dollars in Sales in India for First Time in FY2015

- Beats Launches Solo 2 Wireless and urBeats Models in Rose Gold

- Iovine Says Women - Some Women - Have Trouble Finding Music

- Iovine Apologizes for Saying Women - Some Women - Have Trouble Finding Music

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:39am EST

Mac OS Ken: 11.19.2015

- Goldman Sachs Considers Your Worth to Apple

- AmEx Partnership Takes Apple Pay Live in Australia

- Watson Trend Predicts a Big Christmas for Apple Watch

- Quanta Computer Chairman Indicates Second Apple Watch Planned for 2016

- Apple Launches New Charging Stand for Apple Watch

- Apple Unveils Spacers for Space Black Apple Watch Link Bracelets

- Reports Say Apple Pulls Non-HomeKit Home Automation Products from Its Stores

- Apple Store Incident in Australia Leads to Refresh on Inclusion Training

- Apple Plans All-Solar Store for Singapore

- Apple Plans Chicago Store Inspired by Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright

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

Mac OS Ken: 11.18.2015

- UBS Lowers Apple Target Price on Supply Chain Mysteries

- Hon Hai Beats Third-Quarter Expectations Thanks to New iPhones

- Canaccord Sees Apple Taking Improbable Portion of Impossible Smartphone Pie

- Reports of Charging iPad Pros Plunged into Darkness

- Tim Cook: When I said a PC, what I meant was a PC!

- Pandora to Buy Rdio Tech for 75-Million Dollars

- Apple Pay Launches in Canada Via American Express

- Apple Lunches Personal Pickup in Canada and Australia

- Report: Amazon-Apple Audiobook Tie-Up Eyed in Germany

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:17am EST

Mac OS Ken: 11.13.2015

- Cowen and Co. Sees iPad Pro as Threat to Intel

- Apple Opens Sections of App Store Highlighting Apps for iPad Pro

- Strategy Analytics Praises Apple and Microsoft for App Development; Dings Google

- Apps from Mac App Store See Scary Message Due to Certificate Expiration

- Apple Killing Beats Music on 30 November

- YouTube Launches Standalone Music App for iOS and Android

- Apple Reportedly Eyeing Person-to-Person Payment System

- Mozilla Launches Firefox Web Browser for iOS

- World’s Largest Apple Museum Opens on Italy on 28 November

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:56am EST

Mac OS Ken: 11.12.2015

- iPad Pro Sales Underway; Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard to Hit Next Week

- Logitech Create Backlit Keyboard Case: An iPad Pro Smart Cover Alternative

- Safety Dance: Android versus iOS Take 1

- Safety Dance: Android versus iOS Take 2

- Apple Issues Bug-Fix Updates for iWork Titles for iOS and Mac

- Guitar Hero Live for Apple TV Requires Special Controller; Offers No Siri Remote Support

- Disney Infinity 3.0 Hits Apple TV; Starter Kits Hit Apple Store

- Talkin’ Tim Hits Ireland; Misses Enunciation

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

Mac OS Ken: 11.11.2015

- Apple Stock Rocked by Upbeat Note with Near Term Shakiness

- FBR Analyst Sees Big Things for Bigger iPad Pro

- Apple Launches Apple Music for Android beta

- Apple Doubles Length and Numbers for TestFlight Beta Testers

- Apple Announces Apple TV Developer World Tour

- Apple Pulls Data Skimming Instagram Client from App Store

- Former Mercedes Exec Leaves Apple for Volkswagen

- The Future of Ford May Involve Fewer Cars

- Tim Cook Talks Health and PCs and Data Encryption

- Tim Cook Makes Case to Business School for Business to Tackle Equal Rights and the Environment

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:42am EST

Mac OS Ken: 11.10.2015

- iPad Pro Orders Start Wednesday; Hitting Stores This Week

- Tim Cook Talks iPad Pro with The Independent

- Apple Releases Minor Update for Fourth-Gen Apple TV

- Siri Gains (Apple) Musical Ability in tvOS 9.1 beta

- Staring to Hard at the Supply Chain: A Cautionary Tale

- EU to Announce Apple Tax Findings by Christmas

- TAG Heuer Releases Its Smartwatch: The Connected

- Universal Pulls Steve Jobs Movie from Over Two-Thousand Theaters

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Mac OS Ken: 11.09.2015

- Eddy Cue Talks tvOS Possibilities with CNNMoney

- Podcasts by myTuner: The First Podcasts App Hits Apple TV

- Apple Launches Shopping Section for iOS App Stores

- Apple Puts Amazon at Bottom of Shopping Essentials List

- Judge Tosses Apple Bag Search-Payment Case

- Yale Launches ResearchKit Study Into Placental Volume and Miscarriages

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Mac OS Ken: 11.06.2015

- Canalys Estimates 7-Million Apple Watches Sold Since Launch

- Target Offering Limited Time Apple Watch Discount on Watch/iPhone Combo

- Some See Touch ID Troubles After iOS 9.1 Update

- Apple Adds Categories Section to Apple TV Apps Page

- Developer Finds Folders in tvOS Code

- iPad Pro-Toting Eddy Cue Speaks at Dropbox Open Conference

- Apple Launches Subsidiary in Viet Nam

- Facebook Launches Music Stories for iOS (Maybe)

- Apple Apparently Locking Up 86-Acres in San Jose for... Something

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Mac OS Ken: 11.05.2015

- Apple Says iOS 9 Adoption Hits 66-Percent

- Samsung Leads Smartphones in India While Apple Still Makes Gobs of Money

- Google Finds 11 Security Vulnerabilities in Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

- Explaining the Slow Roll for the Siri Remote

- BGR: Apple Could Buy Every Major League Sports Team on the Planet and Have 60-Billion-Dollars Left Over

- Wikipedia Founder Thinks Apple Should Drop iPhone in UK if Investigatory Powers Bill Passes

- Apple Reaches Final Settlement with GT Advanced

- Warhol Painting of Apple Logo Going Up for Auction

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Mac OS Ken: 11.04.2015

- Morgan Stanley Expects Blowout December-Quarter for Apple

- China Daily Sees Doom for Apple in Alleged Pegatron Hiring Freeze

- Pacific Crest Analyst Sees Possible iPhone Sales Slowdown at U.S. Carriers

- KGI Analyst Expects 4-Inch iPhone from Apple in 2016

- Apple Adds Top Charts for Apps to New Apple TV

- Apple releases First Beta for tvOS 9.1

- Apple Joins Group Looking to Shape Future of Technology and Finance

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Mac OS Ken: 11.03.2015

- UK Investigatory Powers Bill Could Force Tech Giants to Build a Backdoor Into Consumer Data

- Secret Apple-Made App Found to Aid in Indoor Mapping

- 9 to 5 Mac: Pic May Indicate Podcast Support Coming for New Apple TV

- Apple Hiring Experienced Live and Original Content Producer

- Facebook Forcing a Number of Employees to Switch to Android Phones

- Angela Ahrendts to Speak at Bloomberg Year Ahead Summit

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Mac OS Ken: 11.02.2015

- Apple Remote App for iOS Incompatible with New Apple TV

- PSA: The Breakability of the Siri Remote

- IDC: Tablets Tanking (Almost) Across the Board

- Rumor: iPad Pro Sales to Start on 11 November

- Samsung Shows Off 18.9-Inch Galaxy View

- Walgreens Balance Rewards Program Coming to Apple Pay/iOS Wallet

- Apple Offering Rare Discount on iPhone/Apple Watch Combo at San Francisco and Boston Stores

- Apple Upping CAPEX Spending to 15-Billion-Dollars in FY2016

- Apple Backs Equal Rights Initiative in Houston

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Mac OS Ken: 10.30.2015

- Reviews are in for Fourth-Gen Apple TV
- Eddy Cue Talks New Apple TV with CNN
- Siri Universal Search on Apple TV to Find Apple Music in Early 2016
- New Apple TV Supports 3DTVs
- TMO: Apple TV Will Apparently Be Available In-Store on 30 October
- Amazon Pulls Apple TV and Google Chromecast from Its Virtual Shelves
- IDC Sees Growth for iPhone at Expense of Samsung
- Strategy Analytics and Counterpoint See Growth for iPhone at Expense of Samsung
- Move to iOS App Crests One-Million Downloads in Google Play Store
- Apple Launches Beats Pill+ App for Both Android and iOS
- Apple Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Overturn eBook Antitrust Decision
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Mac OS Ken: 10.29.2015

- Movement from Wall Street After Apple 4Q Earnings
- Apple Research and Development Spending Hits Eight-Billion-Dollars in FY2015
- Rumor Has New Apple TV Hitting Apple Stores on Friday
- Best Buy Begins Pre-Orders for Apple TV
- T-Mobile Adds iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 4 to Jump on Demand Lease Program
- Kohls Becomes First Store-Issued Credit Card in Apple Pay
- Apple Dabbles with Adding Charges for Services to Mobile Bills
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Mac OS Ken: 10.28.2015

Recapping the 4Q Apple Earnings Call

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Mac OS Ken: 10.27.2015

- Apple Gets Three-Percent Haircut on Supply Chain Supposition

- BCG: Apostles Make Apple Best Liked Company; Third Least Liked

- Orders Underway for New Apple TV

- iMore: Second Siri Remote No Good for Player 2

- Report: Apple Stores Piloting Off-Site Repair Program for iPhone

- Report: Siri Will Not Talk Music with You Unless You Subscribe to Apple Music

- Drake Misses Out on Billboard No. 1 Likely Due to Lack of Apple Info Sharing

- Beats 1 Hiring Production Assistant for Zane Lowe Show

- Drake Misses Out on Billboard No. 1 Likely Due to Lack of Apple Info Sharing

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Mac OS Ken: 10.26.2015

- iPad Tops Best Buy Holiday 2015 Survey with Apple Watch in 12th
- Apple Watch to Hit India on 6 November
- Apple Faces Class-Action Suit Over Wi-Fi Assist
- Surface Book Only Sort of Faster Than MacBook Pro Sometimes
- Pandora Sees Weaker Than Expected Earnings During First Three-Months for Apple Music
- AI Hire by Apple Seen as Shoe-In for Apple Car
- Steve Jobs Bombs at the Box Office
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Mac OS Ken: 10.23.2015

- KGI Analyst Sees Big Things from Bigger iPad
- Apple Announces Major Renewable Energy Pushes in China
- Greenpeace Praises Green Push by Apple in China
- Cook Cheerleads for Chinese Economy
- China Labor Watch Calls Out Bad Conditions at Shanghai Pegatron Plant
- Find My Friends Finds a Home on iCloud
- Anti-Bullying Emoji Hits iOS 9.1
- Apple Brings 4K Video Editing to iPad Air 2 with iMovie Update
- Apple Updates iTunes U; Preps it for iPad Pro
- Facebook Fixes Battery Drain Issues with Latest Update for iOS App
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Mac OS Ken: 10.22.2015

- Apple Adds Multiple Emoji to iOS 9.1
- iOS 9.1 Tweaks Live Photos Performance
- iOS 9.1 Brings News App to UK Users
- iOS 9.1 Kills Pangu iOS 9 Jailbreaks
- Apple Says iOS 9 Adoption at 61-Percent
- Apple Outs watchOS 2.0.1 and OS X 10.11.1
- Apple Issues Minor Update for iTunes; Updates Xcode
- Apple Seeds Golden Master of tvOS to Developers
- Apple Puts Out Call for tvOS Apps
- Google Launching Ad-Free YouTube and Music Combo in YouTube Red
- Why YouTube Red When RedTube is a (Dirty) Thing?
- Disney Launching On-Demand Streaming Service for UK and Europe
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Mac OS Ken: 10.21.2015

- Apple TV Lands New Channels for CBS + M2M + NBC
- Apple TV and the Coming Sunset on Amazon
- FBR Analyst Likes Potential for TV Streaming from Apple; Sees Solid Start for Apple Music
- Apple Music Already in Second in Terms of Paid Subscribers
- Spotify Hits Top-Grossing Spot in US iOS App Store for First Time Ever
- Wait Times for New iPhones Shrink in China
- Youmi Apologizes for Data Stealing SDK
- Apple Comes Out Against Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act
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Mac OS Ken: 10.20.2015

- Tim Cook Talk Watches and Cars and a Better Planet with WSJD

- Tim Cook Joins CEO Council for Sustainable Urbanization

- Munster Lists Three Reasons for Apple as Top Large Cap Pick

- New iPhone Orders Run Out in South Korea in 30-Minutes

- Sales of New iPhones Reportedly Off to Slow Start in India

- Consumer Reports: There Is Now 6s Chipgate

- 256 Apps Aimed at China Pulled from App Store for Privacy Violations

- Apple Maps Gets Business Info from Yellow Pages in Canada

- Apple Opening Store in Chinese City of Dalian This Weekend

- Steve Jobs Cleans Up in Second Pre-Release Weekend

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Mac OS Ken: 10.19.2015

Apple Fixing Laptops with Some Retina Display Coating Issues
iOS Widnes App Revenue Lead Over Android
Ford Adds Siri Eyes Free to Legacy Sync 2 Systems
Apple Ordered to Pay U of Wisconsin 234-Million-Dollars in Patent Suit
Apple Opens Eligibility to RSU Grant Program to All Employees
Fortune Weighs Hidden Signals Employee RSU Announcement
Three New Research Kits Launch to Tackle Autism, Melanoma, and Epilepsy
Microsoft Will Pay More for Your Mac Trade-In Than a Windows Machine
Yet Another Apple One Up for Auction
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Mac OS Ken: 10.16.2015

FBR Analyst Reiterates Outperform Rating on Apple; 175-Dollars Target
Kids Still Cool with iPhone and Beats in Latest Piper Jaffray Teen Survey
iTunes Store and App Store See Sporadic Outages Throughout the Week
Apple Updates iWork Suite for iOS and OS X El Capitan
iWork for iCloud Leaves Beta; Gets New Features
IBM Exec: Every Mac That We Buy is Making and Saving IBM Money
Apple Set to Open Two Stores in the UAE on 29 October
Samsung Adds “Pink Gold” Phone to Galaxy Note 5 Lineup
NBC Launching Streaming Comedy Service
IFO Apple Store Founder Gary Allen Dead at 67
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Mac OS Ken: 10.15.2015

Morgan Stanley Survey Shows iPhone Poised for Dominance in China
Apple Delays Launch of New iPhones in Turkey in Wake of Terror Attack
Apple Launches Dedicated Twitter Account for Apple Music Help
iTunes Match Limit Expected to Hit 100k Tracks by End of Year
Currency Fluctuations Force Mac Prices Up in Some Countries
Microsoft Shifts Blame for Office for Mac 2016 Issues to Apple
CNET: Pre-Order Surface Books No Longer Available on Microsoft Site
CBS CEO Says Content Deal with Apple is Probable
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Mac OS Ken: 10.14.2015

Apple Updates iMac Line; Adds 4K Retina Display to 21.5-Inch Machine
RBC Capital Sees New iMacs as “Slight Positive” for Apple
Apple Rolls Out New Magic Mac Accessories
Apple Updates iMovie for OS X with 4K Editing
Judge Agrees to End Term of Apple Antitrust Monitor
Apple Found Guilty of Infringing a U of Wisconsin Patent
Apple Watch Now Available from B+H Photo
TAG Heuer Exec Wakes Up to Apple Watch Tsunami
Apple to Sponsor 2016 MET Gala
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Mac OS Ken: 10.13.2015

Morgan Stanley Sees Upside to iPhone Sales While Pacific Crest Lowers Expectations
Foxconn Posts Best Quarter of the Year Thanks Largely to iPhone 6s/6s Plus
The Motley Fool: The Case for the 16GB iPhone
Prices Going Up in Three International iOS App Stores
Apple Retail Going Store-in-Store in India
Apple + Imagine Dragons + SAP = Refugee Relief Effort
200-Dollar Pepsi Smartphone Planned for China
Steve Jobs Movie Crushes It in Pre-Release Release
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Mac OS Ken: 10.12.2015

Piper Jaffray Sees Better Availability for 2015 iPhones
Apple Already Shipping SIM-Free iPhone 6s/6s Plus Models
Bloomberg: Apple Makes Almost All of the Profits in Smartphones
iOS News App Stops Working at Chinese Border
Obama Administration Backs Down on Decryption Demands
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Mac OS Ken: 10.09.2015

Piper Jaffray: iPhone Installments Should Mean 10-Percent More Sold Through 2018
Apple Tries to Quell Concern Over Power and the A9 Chips
Apple Says iOS 9 Adoption Hits 57-Percent
Gartner Puts Mac in Fourth Worldwide; Third in US
Apple Pay Hitting Starbucks, KFC, and Chili’s in Near Future
Barclays Pushing Apple Pay into 2016
Harry Potter Series Hits as iBooks Exclusive
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Mac OS Ken: 10.08.2015

Kantar: iPhone Loses Share from June through August
comScore: iPhone Gains Share from June through August
Apple TV: Smart Devices, Dumb Headlines
Kantar Says Installment Plans Account for Half of US Smartphones or Something
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Mac OS Ken: 10.07.2015

40 More Countries to Get New iPhones This Friday
Google Ordered to Stop Bundling Its Apps in Android in Russia
Pacific Crest Analyst Not as High on iPhone as the Rest of Wall Street
Apple Starts Lug Sales for Third-Party Bands for Apple Watch
Porsche Picks CarPlay Over Android Auto for New 911s
Google Denies Automatically Collecting Car Data Through Android Auto
Microsoft Announces Surface Book Hybrid Aimed at Apple Laptops
Microsoft Shows Off Next-Gen Surface Pro
Microsoft Outs Two New Smartphones
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Mac OS Ken: 10.06.2015

Strategy Analytics: Big Tablets Could Turn Sales Slump for Category
Cult of Android: Giant Samsung Tablet to Under-Deliver on Specs
iPad Replaces Diary in Promo Image for Bridget Jones Sequel
New Malware Hitting Pre-iOS 9 Devices in China and Taiwan
Apple Watch Hermès Now Available
Apple Keeps Pole Position on Interbrand Brand Ranking for 2015
Tim Cook Honored with HRC Visibility Award
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Mac OS Ken: 10.05.2015

Target to Start Selling Apple Watch in All U.S. Stores by End of Month
Apple Watch to Hit Colombia and Brazil on 16 October
Some iPhone Users Seeing Sudden Shutdowns in iOS 9.0.1
Apple to Release Universal Search API for Apple TV
Apple Buys Natural Language Software Firm VocalIQ
El Blanco Heads to New Firm; Sets 200-Dollar Target on Apple
Apple Expanding Nevada Data Center
Cook Talks Privacy with National Public Radio
Report: Apple Inks Deal for Futuristic Sunnyvale Campus
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Mac OS Ken: 10.02.2015

Wall Street Accentuates the Negative; Inexplicably Reads DigiTimes
RBC Analyst Turned On By iPhone Installment Plan Adoption
Wait Times Grow for iPhones in China
Experian Data Breach Loses 15-Million T-Mobile Customers Data to Hackers
Apple Patches iOS 9 Lock Screen Security Hole with 9.0.2 Update
iFixIt Booted from Apple Developer Program After Fourth-Gen Apple TV Teardown
Amazon Killing Apple TV Sales at End of Month
Amazon Adds Three New CBS Summer Shows to Prime Video
GM Working on Remote Start App for Apple Watch
Apple Patent Describes Smart Ring
Apple Names Former Boeing Exec James Bell to Its Board of Directors
Bell Becomes Apple’s Sole African-American Director
Tim Cook to Receive HRC Visibility Award This Weekend
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Mac OS Ken: 10.01.2015

iFixIt Finds Water Protection Measures in Latest iPhones
Apple Takes iOS 9 on Bug Hunt with 9.0.2 Update
Trouble with Game Center and iOS 9
Safari Update Brings A Bit of El Capitan to Non-Upgraders
Researcher Finds Serious Vulnerability in OS X Gatekeeper
Apple Opens Apple Music, iTunes Movies and iBooks to China
Samsung Gear S2 Goes on Sale Tomorrow
Apple Buys 200 Acres Adjacent to Oregon Data Center
Regent Street Apple Store Likely In Line for Redesign
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Mac OS Ken: 09.30.2015

OS X El Capitan to Officially Launch Today
Apple Posts Simplified Approach to Privacy Page
Apple Pulls Drone Reporting App Metadata+ from App Store
Cihra Moves to Sterne Agee; Sets Apple Price Target at 150-Dollars
Cook Talks Apple and Big Business at BoxWorks Conference
Cook: Apple Not Merging OS X and iOS
Apple Reaches Settlement Deal with LAUSD
Beats 1 Presenter Not Sure Apple Music Needs Beats 1
Google Play Announces Planned Family Plan to Match Apple Music
LVMH Watch Exec Blames China for Potentially Rough 2016
MLB Okays Team iPad Use During Games
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Mac OS Ken: 09.29.2015

Apple Sells Record 13-Million iPhones Through Launch Weekend
Apple Sets 4Q Earnings Call for 27 October
Analysts Take First Weekend Sales In Stride
Apple Off with Rest of Market Despite Record iPhone Sales
Tests Show Apple Buries Bendgate with New iPhones
Apple and Samsung Agree to Court-Supervised Mediation (Again)
Samsung Pay Goes Live in U.S.
Apple Posts Guided Tours of Music Service as First Free Trails Wind Down
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Mac OS Ken: 09.28.2015

iPhone Sales Day One: Looking at Lines

Trust and High Tech Help Scalpers in Hong Kong

Resale Values Down for iPhone 2015

YouTube Video Shows New iPhones Emerging Unscathed from One Hour Dip

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Mac OS Ken: 09.24.2015

MarketWatch: Signs That iPhone Interest Continues to Grow

T-Mobile CEO: iPhone Pre-Orders Up 30-Percent Versus Last Year

T-Mobile to Start Apple Watch Sales This Friday 25 September

First iPhone 6s Lines Form in San Francisco

Apple Confirms iPhone Delivery Delays Tied to Papal Visit

Apple Releases iOS 9.0.1

Lock Screen Vulnerability Found in iOS 9

Apple to Host Xcode on Servers in China in Wake of XcodeGhost

Apple Issues OS X Server and iAd Producer Updates

RIAA: Streaming Revenue Beats Physical Media for First Half of 2015

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Mac OS Ken: 09.23.2015

Apple Runs Out of Pre-Order iPhones for Friday

Goldman Sachs Restarts Apple Coverage with New Analyst

Morgan Stanley Analysts Giddy Over Apple Car Possibilities

UBS Analyst Has Mixed Emotions Around Apple Car

Former GM Exec Drives Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt into Apple Car

Apple Educates Developers on Avoiding Issued Like XcodeGhost

Apple Watch Nets High School Athlete New iPhone, Internship, Longer Life

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Mac OS Ken: 09.22.2015

Official: iOS 9 Adoption at Over 50-Percent

Papal Visit to Slow iPhone Deliveries in NYC and Philadelphia

Apple Releases watchOS 2

Sprint Confirms Apple Watch Sales to Start Friday 25 September

Three Korean Telcos to Start Apple Watch Sales Soon

XcodeGhost Has Wider Reach Than Previously Suspected

Canaccord Genuity Ups Apple Target to $160 on iPhone Expectations

WSJ: Apple Wants Car on the Road by 2019

One to One Drops from Online Apples Store Offerings

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Mac OS Ken: 09.21.2015

XcodeGhost Malware Makes It Into App Store 

Apple Working to Kill Apps Infected by XcodeGhost

RBC Analyst Sees December-Quarter iPhone Sales Beating Sales from Last Year

Pacific Crest Analyst Thinks Demand for iPhone 6s is Lower Than Last Year

Apple Watch Sales Start 25 September in Austria, Denmark, and Ireland

Apple Makes Move to Put Apple Pay in China

Apple Reportedly Meets with California DMV to Discuss Regulations Around Self-Driving Cars

CarPlay and Android Auto Find Homes in Honda Civics

Apple Solicits Donations for Refugee Relief

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Mac OS Ken: 09.17.2015

Apple Releases iOS 9

Apple Urges Users to Six-Digit PINs in iOS 9

Reviews Positive for iOS 9

Apple Releases iBooks Covering iOS 9 on iThings

Apple Pushes Back Release of watchOS 2 Due to Undisclosed Bug

Apple Releases iTune 12.3

Apple Updates iMovie for iOS to v2.2

New Pricing and Tiers for iCloud Go Live

Apple Launches Move to iOS for Android

Microsoft Ending All Support for Zune on 15 November

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Mac OS Ken: 09.16.2015

iMore Advice on Prepping Your Devices for iOS 9 and watchOS 2

Updates for iWork for iOS Likely Meant to Make Way for iOS 9

Third-Party Apps Updated for iOS 9 and watchOS 2 Trickle Into App Store

Report Has Move to iOS Apps for Android Users Hitting Today

Games for Apple TV Must Support Siri Remote

Apple Makes Siri Remote Suggestions for Game Developers

9 to 5 Source Says CBS All Access Headed to Apple TV

Putting Trip Chowdry in the Penalty Box

Verizon and AT&T Opening Stores in Best Buy Stores

Apple Pay Hits 500 US Banks

Ahrendts Lands at Number 16 on Fortune List of Most Powerful Women

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Mac OS Ken: 09.15.2015

Apple Says It Is On Track to Beats First Weekend iPhone Sales Record

Fortune: Analysts See What Apple Did with China; Remain Impressed

Apple Watch Landing at John Lewis in the UK

Burberry Launches Curated Channel on Apple Music

Report: Poaching for Apple Car Negatively Impacting Development at Tesla

Google Names New CEO for Autonomous Car Unit

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Mac OS Ken: 09.14.2015

Sales Kick Off for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

Google Begins Android Pay Rollout

Discover Support Hitting Apple Pay on Wednesday 16 September

Apple Pay Exec Jennifer Bailey to Speak at Code/Mobile 

Activision Announces Three Games (and Hardware) for Apple TV

Plex Plans App for Apple TV

Apple Shuttering HopStop in Wake of iOS 9

Currys PC World to Start Selling Apple Watch

Tim Cook to Guest on Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Tuesday

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Mac OS Ken: 09.11.2015

A Look at iPhone Installment Plans from 9 to 5 Mac 

A Look at iPhone Installment Plans from Barron’s

A Look at iPhone Installment Plans from The Verge

Another Look at iPhone Installment Plans from Barron’s

T-Mobile Ups Its Game Ahead of New iPhones

Apple Ups AppleCare+ Price for iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

Apple Kills Gold and 128GB in the iPhone 6/6 Plus Lines

Flurry: App Usage Beats TV Viewing in U.S. for First Time Ever

T-Mobile USA and Two German Resellers to Start Apple Watch Sales Soon

iCloud Tiers Gets Lower Prices

El Capitan to Hit Public Release on 30 September

Apple Giving Emoji the Finger 

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Mac OS Ken: 09.10.2015

iOS 9 to Go Up on Wednesday 16 September

watchOS 2 to Go Up Wednesday 16 September

Apple Intros New Apple Watch Colors and Bands

Apple and Hermès Team for Hermès-Branded Apple Watch Line

Apple Intros iPad Pro, Apple Pencil, and Smart Keyboard

Apple Outs iPad mini 4

Apple Intros New Apple TV with Siri Remote and Access to App Store

Apple Intros iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus

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Mac OS Ken: 09.09.2015

Raymond James Analyst Thinks Apple Expectations Are Too Great for December Quarter

Morgan Stanley Analyst Sees Multiple Drivers for iPhone Sales

Wells Fargo Analyst Thinks Expectations Are Too Low for Apple Event

RBC Capital: 9/9 Event to Reassure Investors

JP Morgan Analyst is Stoked for New Apple TV

Study Shows Patience with Slow Video Shrinking Among iPhone Owners

Dell Does Deal to Sell and Service Microsoft Surface

Apple Finalizes Music Festival Headliners

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Mac OS Ken: 09.08.2015

Revamped Apple TV Could Seal TV Everywhere Win for Apple
Judge Approves $415 Million Settlement in Anti-Poaching Case
Apple Hiring 86 Experts in Artificial Intelligence
JetBlue Mechanics Choose iPad mini 3
Apple to Open First Store in Belgium on 19 September
Working Apple 1 to Hit Auction Block in October
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Mac OS Ken: 09.04.2015

KGI Analyst Doubles Down on Past Speculation Around Next iPhone

Japan Display Comments Indicate Increased Ramp for New iPhones

Apple Launches Game Focused Twitter Account

Oppenheimer Analysts High on Apple, Low on Event Excitement

comScore: Long In the Tooth iPhones Still Stealing U.S. Market Share

9 to 5 Mac: Sources Say New 4k iMac in the Fall

SmartThings Improves Link Between iOS and IoT

Samsung Shows of Gear S2 Smartwatch

Samsung Teases Large Tablet or Two-In-One Hybrid

iTunes International VP Talks Health and Wellbeing of Apple Music

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Mac OS Ken: 09.03.2015

9 to 5 Mac Publishes Specs for Alleged Apple TV Update

9 to 5 Mac: Sources Say iPad Pro to Hit Stage at 9 September Event

The Information: Apple Music as Gateway Drug

Hulu Launches Mostly Ad-Free Tier

Kantar Sees Sizable Swing from Android to iPhone in Europe

Gazelle Promises to Beat Prices on Recent iPhones Through 9 September

MacRumors: Expect New Apple Watch Sport Bands at 9 September Event

Mr. Munster Plays the Long Game on Apple Car

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225-Thousand Apple IDs Stolen from Jailbroken iPhones

225k Jailbreak: Serious Story, Stupid Headline

Variety: Apple Testing Video Entertainment Production Waters

Amazon Prime Video Adds Offline Viewing Option for Some Titles

Revamp of Apple Retail May Start in Memphis

iPad a Big Part of New One World Trade Center Observatory

Former Beats1 Chief Lands at LVMH

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Mac OS Ken: 09.01.2015

9 to 5 Mac: Apple TV to Take Intentional Aim at Gaming Space

Apple TV Gets NFL Game Pass

Brean Capital Sees Apple at $130 by Christmas

JP Morgan Note Indicates October for iPad Pro

Apple and Cisco Team Up on Hardware Optimization

University of Oklahoma is Apple Pay Country

Gene Munster Sees Future for Apple in Augmented Reality

Google Launches Android Wear App for iPhone

LG Announces Special Edition Urbane Aimed at Apple Watch Edition

Apple Extending Store Summer Camp to Year-Round Activity

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Mac OS Ken: 08.31.2015

9 to 5 Mac Publishes Pics of Alleged iPhone 6s Parts

Rumor: Remote for Rumored Apple TV Update to Include Motion Sensitivity

Mr. Rogers Leaves Beats 1 Neighborhood

Tidal Blames Apple for Drake Stream Takedown: Take 1

Tidal Blames Apple for Drake Stream Takedown: Take 2

Apple Sends Roving Watches Throughout Retail Stores

Apple Moves Non-iOS iPods to Accessories Shelves

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Mac OS Ken: 08.28.2015

Apple Confirms 9 September Event

Code Monkeys Spot Force Touch Reference in iOS 9

The Cult Makes the Case for an iPhone 6c

Apple to Stream 9 September Event (Even to Windows 10 Users)

IDC: Apple Number Two in Wearables with a Bullet

PayAnywhere Mobile Reader for Apple Pay Coming in September

Amazon Puts Out the Fire Phone

Instagram Starts Supporting Formats Besides Square

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Mac OS Ken: 08.27.2015

Cook Email to Cramer Suffers from Questionable Timing

Morgan Stanley Stays Bullish on Apple Watch

IDC Thinks iPad Pro Could be 2-in-1 Detachable for No Apparent Reason

Apple Replaces iPad Smart Signs with Apps in Retail Stores

Flurry Looks at the Changing Face of Smartphone Usage

Pew Looks at Why We Use Our Smartphones As We Do

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Mac OS Ken: 08.26.2015

Speculation Has Apple Renting Big Auditorium for September Media Event

IDC Sees No Market Share Shift from an iPhone 6c

Wells Fargo Analyst Ups Apple Shares to Outperform

Best Buy Brining Apple Watch to All Stores by End of September

Wristly Survey Looks at Top Apps for Apple Watch

Apple Resurrects Alchemy Synthesizer in Logic Pro Update

Swatch Says One More Thing Was About Columbo, Not Apple

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Mac OS Ken: 08.25.2015

Tim Cook Tries to Allay Fears Around Apple and China

Bulls Stay Bullish on Apple Stock (Mostly)

Tech Names Takes Worse Hits Than Apple

Cook Email to Cramer May Face SEC Scrutiny

Tim Cook Talks ConnectED on Good Morning America

Tim Cook to Speak at BoxWorks Conference on 29 September

Apple Hires Former Tesla Senior Engineer

CurrentC May Not Launch Until 2016

Swatch CEO Calls Apple Watch an Interesting Toy

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Mac OS Ken: 08.24.2015

Circle 9 September for Possible Apple Event

Bloomberg: Wherefore the Subscription Service Stall

The A9 Processor: To Know We Do Not Know...

Stronger Aluminium to Head Off New Round of Bendgate

Apple Replacing Faulty iSight Cameras in Certain iPhone 6 Pluses

Gartner: iPhone Growth Continues While Samsung Sales Slide

Ofcom Says Samsung for Oldsters in UK

Appsee Spots Possible “iPad Pro” in Activity Logs

Ming-Chi Kuo Expects “iPad Pro” with ForceTouch Stylus by End of Year

DigiTimes Says Kuo iPad Pro Schedule Spot On

Apple Expands Third-Party Partnerships for Apple Watch

Fossil Getting Into Smartwatch Game

Swatch Gets European Trademark for Phrase “Think Different”

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Mac OS Ken: 08.21.2015

Easing back into things with a Mac OS Ken feedback edition. 

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Mac OS Ken: 08.13.2015

Talk of Apple Music with Dave Hamilton

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Mac OS Ken: 08.12.2015

Talking over iTunes and Apple Music with The Mac Observer's Jeff Gamet

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Mac OS Ken: 08.11.2015

Talking iPhone 6 Plus with MacVoices' Chuck Joiner

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Mac OS Ken: 08.10.2015

Adam Christianson of the MacCast talks the iPhone 6 Plus form factor

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Mac OS Ken: 08.06.2015

A topic two-fer with Dave Hamilton of the Mac Geek Gab: Apple Watch and bigger than bigger iPhones

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Mac OS Ken: 08.05.2015

Joining us today to talk Apple Watch is MacVoice's Chuck Joiner

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Mac OS Ken: 08.04.2015

Jeff Gamet joins us to continue our Apple Watch talk

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Mac OS Ken: 08.03.2015

Adam Christainson of the MacCast joins us to talke the ins and outs of Apple Watch three months along.

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Mac OS Ken: 07.31.2015

- Revamped Apple TV Rumors Revamped

- Strategy Analytics: Apple Grows in Mobiles as Samsung Slips

- Best Buy Canada to Start Apple Watch Sales on 14 August

- Apple Seeds Second Beta of OS x 10.10.5 to Developers

- Apple Seeds Second Beta of iOS 8.4.1 to Developers

- Survey Names Apple Tops in Internet of Things Things

- Apple Reportedly Makes First Office Push into SF

- SmartThings: making it easy to turn your home into a smart home! Find special deals at SmartThings.com/macosken

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Mac OS Ken: 07.30.2015

- IDC Sees Struggle in the Tablet Space

- Apple Seeds Third Public beta of El Capitan to Testers

- Wristly: Fitter Happier Theme for Apple Watch 

- VWs with CarPlay Headed to Showrooms Now

- Report Says AT&T Wants Smartphone Makers to Activate Built-in FM Radios

- Visitor Center Planned for Apple Campus 2

- SmartThings: making it easy to turn your home into a smart home! Find special deals at SmartThings.com/macosken

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Mac OS Ken: 07.29.2015

- T-Mobile Makes Market Share Play with Free iPhone Upgrades

- T-Mobile Adds Apple Music to Music Freedom Plan

- BTIG Analyst Sees AT&T Shortfall as a Good Thing for Next iPhone

- Rutgers Prof Says Apple Music Likely Not Anticompetitive

- New Apple Watch Ads Place Emphasis on Third-Party Apps

- Report: Apple Pushes Forward with reseller Plans in India

- Apple Maps Vans Rolling Through France and Sweden

- Jobs Biopic to Play 53rd New York Film Festival

- SmartThings: making it easy to turn your home into a smart home! Find special deals at SmartThings.com/macosken

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Mac OS Ken: 07.28.2015

- Report Has Apple Music at 10-Million Subscribers

- Marco Arment Calls iTunes Backend “Toxic Hellstew”

- Keith Richards Premiers New Video on Apple Music

- Samsung Event Scheduled for 13 August

- HSBC Begins Apple Pay Support in UK

- SmartThings: making it easy to turn your home into a smart home! Find special deals at SmartThings.com/macosken

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Mac OS Ken: 07.27.2015

- Select Best Buys to Start Selling Apple Watch on 7 August

- Morgan Stanley: Apple 10-Q Filing Shows Great Expectations for Next iPhone

- Raymond James Analyst Not as iPhone Optimistic as Apple

- Apple Launches New Online iPhone Campaign

- Jim Dalrymple Gets Most of His Music Back

- Nike Settles FuelBand Case for It and Apple

- Apple Seeks Government Affairs Officer for India

- Trailer Hits for Upcoming Steve Jobs Documentary

- SmartThings: making it easy to turn your home into a smart home! Find special deals at SmartThings.com/macosken

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Mac OS Ken: 07.24.2015

- CNET: IDC Numbers Show Samsung Beating Apple in Smartphones

- 9 to 5 Mac: IDC Numbers Show Apple Beating Samsung in Smartphones

- Fortune: Jim Dalrymple is Through with Apple Music

- Apple Reportedly Opening Apple Watch Chargers to MFi Program

- CarPlay Slated for 2016 Honda Accord

- Report: Apple Pulls Nest Products from Its Stores

- Apple Back to School Promotion Ties in Beats Headphones

- App Store Marks 25th Anniversary of ADA

- App Store Puts 100 Apps on Major Discount

- lynda.com: Learn Apple software, plus business and creative skills, from easy-to-follow video tutorials at lynda.com/macosken.

 

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Mac OS Ken: 07.23.2015

- Fortune Rounds Up Analyst Reaction to Apple 3QFY2015 Earnings

- Barrons Rounds Up Analyst Reaction to Apple 3QFY2015 Earnings

- Apple No. 15 on Fortune’s Global 500

- U.S. Senator Calls on Apple Music-Related Investigations by DoJ and FTC

- Apple Seed Second Public Betas of iOS 9 and El Capitan

- Apple Seeds Fourth Developer Betas of iOS 9

- Apple Issues Firmware Update for Latest MacBook Pro

- lynda.com: Learn Apple software, plus business and creative skills, from easy-to-follow video tutorials at lynda.com/macosken.

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Mac OS Ken: 07.22.2015

- Apple Reports Record June-Quarter Numbers

- Fortune: A Quick Take on Apple Earnings

- CNET: Missed Expectations Rock Apple Shares After Hours

- CNET: Tim Cook Still Bullish on iPhone

- Cook Says Apple Watch Sales Beat Comparable Launch Sales for iPhone and iPad

- TMO: How Tim Cook Looks at Apple Watch

- Apple Drops Bank on Research and Development

- Apple Research and Development Spending Tops Two-Billion-Dollars for First Time Ever

- lynda.com: Learn Apple software, plus business and creative skills, from easy-to-follow video tutorials at lynda.com/macosken.

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