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: 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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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:48am EST

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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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:04am EST

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

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

Direct download: macosken150728.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:17am EST

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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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:11am EST

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.

 

Direct download: macosken150724.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:02am EST

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.

Direct download: macosken150723.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:18am EST

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.

Direct download: macosken150722.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:02am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.21.2015

Piper Jaffray Analyst Calls 2017 the Breakout Year for Apple Watch

- Apple Watch: Non-Geeks Love It 

- Spotify Launches Personalized Music Discovery Playlists

- Beats 1 to Announce MTV VMA Nominees Exclusively

- Apple Hires Former Head of Quality for Fiat Chrysler

- Apple Ads New Ad to iPhone Campaign

- Apple v. Klutz

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

Direct download: macosken150721.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:51am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.20.2015

- KGI Analyst Calls for 54.2-Million iPhones Sold in Third-Quarter

- iFixit Breaks a New iPod Touch

- App Annie: China and Mexico See App Downloads Surge

- Apple Enthusiasts Release Software Update for Apple IIGS

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

Direct download: macosken150720.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:23am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.17.2015

- Apple Watch Wait Times Shrink

- Apple Outs Four New Ads for Apple Watch

- Stifel Nicolaus Analyst Sees No Cause for Apple Concern in China

- Fortune: China Selloff Was So Last Week

- PSA: Offline Apple Music Will Not Work on New nanos and shuffles

- Apple Releases Public Beta of OS X 10.10.5

- Apple Sets 30 July Opening for New Hong Kong Store

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

Direct download: macosken150717.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:37am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.16.2015

- Apple Updates iPod Line - iPod touch Specs Now On-Par with iPhone 6

- iPod nano and shuffle Lines Refreshed with New Colors

- HSBC Pledges Apple Pay Support by End of July

- Apple Watch Hitting New Zealand on 31 July

- Surprise! Apple is More Diverse!

- Shanghai Company Seeks to Inspire Employees with Bust of Jobs

- Business Insider: Eating the Crust of the Apple Car Sandwich

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

Direct download: macosken150716.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:00am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.15.2015

- Report: Over-the-Top Apple TV Service Rolls Toward Release

- HSBC Misses Apple Pay Launch in United Kingdom

- Record Label Says Swift Letter on Apple Music was a Total Surprise

- Apple Seeds Developer Builds of Yosemite and iOS 8 Updates

- Company Sues Apple Over Use of Term iWatch in Google AdWords

- Former iAd Exec Says Apple Privacy Concerns Hamper the Platform

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

Direct download: macosken150715.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:58am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.14.2015

- Apple Pay Goes Live in the UK

- Cantor Fitzgerald Analyst Stoked Over China; Apple Watch

- Societe Generale Analyst Stoked Over iPhone; Apple Watch

- Fortune: Analysts See 40-Percent Growth for iPhone Sales in June Quarter

- Canaccord Genuity: Apple Takes 92-Percent of World Smartphone Profits in June-Quarter

- iPod Shipping Times Slip Ahead of Rumored Refresh

- Small iTunes Update Brings Fix for DRM Issue

- Apple Hiring Video Producer for All Music Properties

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

Direct download: macosken150714.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:34am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.13.2015

- Raymond James Analyst Sees Upside for iPhone; Reduced Apple Watch Sales
- FBR Analyst: China Is a High Octane Speed Bump or Something
- Rumor Has FTC Eyeing 30-Percent App Store Cut for Streaming Music Services (Again)
- Apple Reportedly Making Videos for High Profile Musicians
- HSBC Tweet Indicates 14 July Start for Apple Pay in the UK
- Barclays UK Goes with Apple Pay After All
- Apple Pay Plays Ball with the All Stars
- Apple Offers Greeks 30-Days Free iCloud in Midst of Financial Crisis
- SmartThings: making it easy to turn your home into a smart home! Find special deals at SmartThings.com/macosken

Direct download: macosken150713.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:31am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.10.2015

- UBS Not Worried Over Apple in Wake of Chinese Stock Market Selloff

- Firm Puts iOS 8.4 Adoption at 40% Driven by Apple Music

- Public Betas of iOS 9 and OS X 10.11 Go Live

- Public Gets First Hands-On with News App in iOS 9 Beta

- IDC Sees Growth More Mac Amid Shrinking PC Sales in June-Quarter

- Office 2016 for Mac Goes Live for Office 365 Subscribers

- Bloomberg Looks at the Hollowed Out Husk of Nokia

- Barnes and Noble to Close Nook Stores Outside US and UK

- Apple Launches New iPhone Ad-Campaign

- Get 10% Off of Your Squarespace Order with Coupon Code macosken at Squarespace.com

Direct download: macosken150710.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:09am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.09.2015

- Report: Apple Making as Many 90-Million Next-Gen iPhones by End of 2015

- CSLA Analyst: iPhone to See Significant Boost from China (Again)

- Mr. Munster Mulls iPhone Rumor

- Canaccord Genuity Analyst Sees Continued Strength for iPhone

- Spotify Looks to Switch People from Paying Through App Store

- Tidal Adds Family Plan to Offerings

- Apple Fixes Accessibility Issues in iWork for iOS

- Apple Ups App Store Prices in Four Countries

- Get 10% Off of Your Squarespace Order with Coupon Code macosken at Squarespace.com

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

- Brean Capital Has Great Expectations for iPhone Sales

- Samsung Projects Seventh Quarter of Declining Sales

- MarketWatch Freaks People Out About Apple Watch Sales

- The Motley Fool Sees Long Term Success for Apple Watch

- Third-Party Packaging to Get Apple Feel for Apple Retail

- Apple Highlights Tested Cases for iThings

- Apple Carrying Ecobee3 HomeKit Enabled Smart Thermostat

- Apple opening New Store in Queens This Weekend

- Over-the-Top Showtime Hits Apple TV

- Eddy Cue Says Home Sharing Should Be Back in iOS 9

- Get 10% Off of Your Squarespace Order with Coupon Code macosken at Squarespace.com

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:23am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.07.2015

- Deutsche Bank Analyst Predicts Eventual Gloom and Doom for iPhone

- Reported Pegatron Hiring Shows No Sign of iPhone Slowing

- Investors Expects Weak Sales for Samsung Galaxy 6S

- Smartphone App Use is Up for Apps You Already Love

- Online Video Takes to the Living Room

- Get 10% Off of Your Squarespace Order with Coupon Code macosken at Squarespace.com

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:00am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.06.2015

- Streaming Music Up Nearly 100 Percent in First Half of 2015
- How to Save Power While Streaming Music
- Apple Top OEM for Smartphones in States in May
- 14 July Seen as Target Date for Apple Pay in the UK
- Hyundai Puts Some Car Controls on Apple Watch
- Assistant to Jony Ive No Longer Assistant to Jony Ive
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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:15am EST

Mac OS Ken: 07.03.2014

- Apple Issues User Guides for iOS 8.4

- iCloud Music Library Makes Hash of Some Local iTunes Libraries

- iOS Update Kills Most Home Sharing

- TechCrunch: Global Reach and Pricing Two Sweet Spots for Apple Music

- FBR Analyst: Apple Music Helps Build a Moat Around iTunes

- Cantor Fitzgerald Analyst: Music Service a Good Add to Planet Apple

- Piper Jaffray Analyst: B+ for Apple Music

- UBS Analyst Compares Apple to Shake Shack 

- Pacific Crest Analyst Thinks Apple Watch Demand is Slipping

- Rob Enderle Cannot Help Being Rob Enderle

- Jony Ive Officially Moves to Chief Design Officer Position

- Apple Design Pecking Order Gives Some Pause

- The First Full Trailer of the Next Steve Jobs Movie is Out

- Apple Posts Pride Video

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

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

Mac OS Ken: 07.01.2015

- Apple Loses Appeal in Ebook Antitrust Case: Take 1

- Apple Loses Appeal in Ebook Antitrust Case: Take 2

- Recapping Early Reviews of Apple Music

- AirPlay Only Way to Get Beats1 on Apple TV

- iOS 8.4 Brings iBooks Improvements

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

Direct download: macosken150701.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 9:22am EST