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: 04.30.2015

- WSJ: Slow Apple Watch Shipments May Be Due to Taptic Troubles

- Cantor Analyst Ups Apple Target to 195-Dollars

- Samsung Leads in Smartphones

- Samsung Revenue Declines and Apple Revenue Rises

- Bad App Update on iPads Grounds Some American Airlines Flights

- iOS 8 Now on 81-Percent of Compatible iOS Devices

- Microsoft Makes Tools to Port iOS Apps and Run Android Apps in Windows 10

- Cook Lunch Auction Stands at 200,000-Dollars

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:55am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.29.2015

- Analysts Gotta Analyze: The FY 2015 Apple Halftime Report

- Apple Rejecting Watch Face Apps for Apple Watch

- Apple Patents Three-Contact Watch Band Mechanism

- Report: Tattoos May Be Stumping Apple Watch Wrist Detection

- How To: Pulling a Screenshot from an Apple Watch

- Apple Watch Meets Blendtec Blender

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:36am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.28.2015

- A great big look at the 2QFY2015 earnings call

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:15am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.27.2015

- American Red Cross Taking Nepal Earthquake Relief Donations Through iTunes

- Fortune Applauds Ahrendts on Apple Watch Launch

- Colette in Paris Draws Over 150 for First-Day Apple Watch Sales

- Consumer Reports Finds Apple Watch Sport Surprisingly Scratch Resistant

- Apple Watch Appears Water Proof

- UK Apple Watch Buyers Get Flippin Cool Power Adaptor

- Apple Decree: No Fart Apps for Apple Watch

- Apple Watch User Guide Hits iBookstore

- Apple Starts Running Three News Ads for Apple Watch

- Apple to Hold 2QFY2015 Earnings Call This Afternoon

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:30am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.24.2015

- Apple Posts Online Apple Watch User Guide

- Apple Offering Online Personal Setup for Apple Watch to Seemingly Random Recipients

- App Store for Apple Watch Opens with Over Three-Thousand Apps

- iFixit Tears Into an Apple Watch

- Morgan Stanley Names Apple Shares a Best Buy

- Apple to Hold 2QFY2015 Earnings Call on 27 April

- Bloomberg: Nokia Would Like to Sell HERE Maps to Apple or Someone Else

- Final Cut Creator Retires from Apple After 20 Years

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:23am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.23.2015

- More Apple Watches Than Expected Are on the Way

- Apple Posts Last Three Guided Tour Apple Watch Videos

- Jony Ive Talks Traditional Watches and Apple Watch

- FBR Analyst Ups Apple Watch Sales Expectations

- Google Gets Into Wireless Service with Project Fi

- Apple Decks New Miami Store with Mural by HENSE

- Apple PR Exec Natalie Kerris Retires

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:00am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.22.2015

- Apple Gives Random Developers Chances to Buy Apple Watch at Random

- Apple Wins Patents for Three Apple Watch Bands

- Premium Resellers Showcase Apple Watch in China

- Microsoft Adds Apple Watch Controls to PowerPoint

- Apple Adds Apple Watch Controls to Keynote

- Fox Sports and NBC Throw Wrenches in Verizon TV Plans

- Job Listing Indicates Public Transit Directions on the Way for Apple Maps

- Apple Opens Earth Day 2015 Section of iTunes Store

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:02am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.21.2015

- Apple Preparing to Ship First Round of Watches

- Beyonce Sports Apple Watch Edition

- Fossil Gets Slightly Lower Price Target in Face of Apple Watch

- Manhattan D.A. Invokes Terror Threat in Encryption Talk

- NAB Wants Apple to Turn On FM Radio in iPhone

- Apple Posts New Environmental Video; Updates Webpage

- Google Kills YouTube App Support on Older Devices

- Magic 8 Ball App Headed to App Store

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

Mac OS Ken: 04.20.2015

- Apple Watch Basics Classes Hitting Some Apple Stores

- Sir Jony Shows Off New Apple Watch Sport Bands

- Analyst Thinks Wait for Apple Watch is Intentional

- Analyst Thinks Apple Watch Could be Most Profitable Product for Company

- Mr. Munster Sees Unprecedented Performance from iPhone 6 Line

- Disney Gums Up Verizon Plans for Slimmed Down Cable Offerings

- Report: Apple Aims for Fall Launch for Apple Pay in Canada

- Steve Dowling Named Apple VP of Communications

- Apple CEO Named Best Bargain by Bloomberg

- Scott Forstall Co-Produces Broadway Musical

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:57am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.17.2015

- Ahrendts: Apple Watch Online-Only Through May; Lining Up Still a Thing for Apple

- Business Insider Sort of Kind of Takes Apple to Task Over Apple Watch Launch

- Apple Surveys Customers Post Apple Watch Try-On

- Apple Outlines Accessibility Features in Apple Watch

- J.J. Abrams Sports Apple Watch at Star Wars Celebration

- iFixit Tears Into a New MacBook

- Apple Issues Supplemental OS X 10.10.3 Update

- Apple to Co-Own Two New Solar Plants in China

- Apple Buys a Couple of Working Forests

- Tim Cook on Time List of The 100 Most Influential People

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:55am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.16.2015

- KGI Analyst Sees 2.3 Million Apple Watches Shipped by End of May

- Reuters Survey Puts Apple Watch Sales at 15 Million by End of 2015

- Goldman Sachs Sees Encouraging Apple Watch Intent to Buy

- Morgan Stanley Survey Shows Apple Watch Interest Growing Among iPhone Users

- Apple Adds More Apple Watch Guided Tours

- LAUSD Wants Money Back for Failed iPad Program

- Tim Cook Auctioning Lunch and Keynote Tickets for Charity

- Working Apple I Being Auctioned for Charity on eBay

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:53am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.15.2015

Apple Sets WWDC for 8 June Through 12 June

- WWDC Bans Selfie Sticks and Monopods

- Apple Opens ResearchKit to Medical Researchers

- Report: Foxconn Buying 50k to 60k Used iPhones Per Day for Resale

- App Annie: China is Tops in iOS Downloads; Third in iOS Revenue

- Moto 360 Prices Drop as Low as 165-Dollars

- Artist Sues Apple Over Copycat Art in Start Something New Campaign

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:28am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.14.2015

- Firm Pegs U.S. Apple Watch Sales at 1.2-Million on Day One

- MacRumors: Apple May Under Promise and Over Deliver on Watch Waits

- Analysts on Apple Watch Sales Numbers

- RBC Analyst Makes a Weaker Case for Strong

- 9 to 5 Mac: Music App Revamp Turns Up in iOS 8.4 Beta

- Apple Reportedly Pursuing Content Exclusives for Planned Music Service

- Lily Allen Thinks Streaming Exclusives Will Send Music Fans Back to Piracy

- ReCode: Apple Only Charging 15-Percent for TV Subscriptions

- IBM Strengthens Ties with Apple Through HealthKit and ResearchKit

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:17am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.13.2015

Fortune Looks at Who Bought What

- Raymond James Analyst Lowers Apple Rating on Muted Apple Watch Reviews

- Piper Jaffray Analyst Thinks Friday Sell Out More Supply Than Demand

- UBS Sees Increasing Importance for Apple Watch Over Time

- Tim Cook Talks Apple Watch at Palo Alto Apple Store

- Canaccord Genuity Analyst Ups Apple Target on iPhone Strength

- comScore Says Apple Still Top Smartphone OEM in U.S.

- Gartner: Apple Sales Up Nearly Nine Percent in 1Q2015

- New Beats Solo 2 Wireless Headphones Sport Apple Colors

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:57am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.10.2015

- Apple Makes Initial Apple Watch Orders Online Only

- Ordering Apple Watch in the 17 Minute Gap

- TV Ad Spend on Apple Watch Estimated at 38 Million Dollars in One Month

- Locations to Try Apple Watch Edition Extremely Limited

- A Big Week for Geeks 

- Breaking News and Apple TV: It was a Dark and Stormy Night

- OS X 10.10.3 Fixes Critical Security Vulnerability

- iOS 8.3 Activates Wifi Calling for Sprint

- Felons Welcome Aboard the Spaceship

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:25am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.09.2015

- Apple Watch: The Reviews Are In

- Apple Addresses Apple Watch Speed Concerns Brought Up by The Verge

- First Apple Watch Unboxing Video Shows Up Online

- Apple Europe Sites Show Wide Range of Shipping Times for Apple Watch

- Apple Releases OS X 10.10.3

- Apple Releases iOS 8.3

- iOS 8.3 Brings Apple Pay to China

- Societe Generale Drops Apple Shares from Buy to Hold

- Report: Disney Leaning on Apple to Carry a Lot of Content for Streaming TV Service

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:56am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.08.2015

- HBO Now Goes Live on Apple TV and iOS Devices

- Possible Apple Watch Packaging Pics Hit Instagram

- Apple Retail Chief Looks to End Apple Store Product Launch Lines

- Apple to Open Second Hangzhou Store on 24 April

- Report Has US Federal Government Eyeing Apple Plans for Streaming Music Service

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:20am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.07.2015

- Former HP CEO Takes Aim at Tim Cook Over Indiana Issues

- Wall Street Journal Warns Against Liberal Speech from CEOs

- Felons Fired from Spaceship Campus Construction

- The Voice Judge Pharrell Williams Sports Apple Watch on Monday Show

- Apple Employees to Get 50-Percent Discount on Apple Watch

- Lisa Jackson to Speak at PUSHTech2020 Summit

- Goldman Says Winning Safari Default Search Would Be Bad for Yahoo or Something 

- Digital Downloads of First Six Star Wars Movies Launch This Friday

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:18am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.06.2015

- Pre-Orders for Apple Watch to Start 12:01 Pacific on Friday 10 April

- Ahrendts Video Urges Retail Staff to Buy Apple Watch Online

- Apple Posts Apple Watch Guided Tour Videos

- AppleCare Plus Prices for Apple Watch to Vary by Model

- Apple May Have to Wait to Sell Watch in Switzerland

- Apple Watch Wins 2015 Red Dot Design Award 

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

Mac OS Ken: 04.03.2015

- KGI Analyst Predicts Force Touch for Next iPhone

- Kantar Tracks Growth for iPhone in China and Europe; Shrinkage in the States

- Apple Plus IBM Hits China

- EC Said to Be Investigating Unannounced Apple Streaming Music Service

- Lisa Jackson Talks The Business of Green Initiatives

- Wired Takes In-Depth Look at Team Behind Apple Watch

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

Mac OS Ken: 04.02.2015

- Citigroup Analyst Says No One Gets iPhone Like Him or Something

- Apple Launches iPhone and iPad Trade-In Program in China

- China Bummed By Low Cost for iPhone and iPad Trade-Ins

- Report: Apple Wants Content Providers to Handle Streams for TV Service

- Apple Upping App Store Prices in Japan

- Apple Services See 30-Minute Downtime Due to Scheduled Maintenance

- Bloomberg Plays Fun with Numbers with Some Numbers and Apple Pay

- Apple Opens New iTunes Section Aimed at Educators

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:38am EST

Mac OS Ken: 04.01.2015

- Apple Calls for Apple Watch App Submissions

- New York Times Making App for Apple Watch

- IDC and App Annie Seem App Revenue Doubling by 2018

- MobileFirst for iOS Gets Eight New Apps

- Munster Sees Slow Start for Sales of Apple Watch

- RBC Ups Apple Target to 142-Dollars on Anticipated Margin Improvements

- ITC Investigating Apple Over Ericsson Patent Complaints

- Apple Hires Away Dolby Exec for Hardware Division

- Progress Continues in Latest Spaceship Flyover Video

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