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: 01.29.2016

- Samsung Ships Most Smartphones in 4QCY15

- Samsung Suffers on the Financial Front

- iOS Crushes Revenue in Apps; Android Gets More Downloads

- Charting the Top-Five Smartphone Makers of 2015 by Volume

- 9 to 5 Mac: Sources Indicate Revamped iPad; March Media Event

- Apple Recalls Adaptor Parts for Markets Outside the US

- Apple Opens Two-Tier App Store Pricing to Canada and New Zealand

- Apple Reportedly Buys Education Data Startup LearnSprout

- Angela Ahrendts Treats Retail Employees Like a Boss

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

Mac OS Ken: 01.28.2016

- Analysts stay Up on Apple But Lower Price Targets

- Mr. Munster Sees Stellar Cycle for iPhone Rhymes with Heaven

- Kantar: iPhone Strong in U.S. and China in December-Quarter

- Apple Updates Snow Leopard to Better Support Mac App Store

- Safari Snafu Snarls Wednesday Morning Surfers

- Fourth-Gen Apple TV Hits Apple Refurbished Store

- FCC Proposal Would Kill Mandated Cable Box

- Apple Locks Up 86 Acres in San Jose

- Ipsos Survey Names Apple the Second Most Influential Brand in Canada

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Direct download: macosken160128.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:54am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.27.2016

Recapping Apple Earnings for the first quarter of fiscal year 2016

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:03am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.26.2016

- Podcasts Hit Apple TV with tvOS 9.1.1 Update

- An Overview of iPhone Expectations for the Current Quarter

- 9 to 5 Mac Now Expects A9 and M9 Processors in iPhone 5se

- Apple Working on Safari Issue with Twitter t.co Links

- Pranksters Go on Crashin’ Safari

- Mayor of London Sort of Sides with Apple on EU/Ireland Tax Question

- Talk of Trouble for Project Titan

- Surface Tablets Crash During Patriots/Broncos Playoff Game

- Microsoft Says Surface Issue Was Actually a Network Issue

- Apple Opening 33rd Store in China on Saturday 30 January

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:09am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.25.2016

- Stifel Nicolaus Analyst Things March iPhone Sales Expectations Are Too Low

- 9 to 5 Mac Expects 4-Inch iPhone 5se in March

- 9 to 5 Mac Sees Slight Updates to Apple Watch Line in March; Possible iPad Air 3

- Ming Chi Kuo Believes in iPhone 5se; Sees New MacBooks in First Half CY2016

- Report: Guy Behind Project Titan Leaving Apple

- Tim Cook Meets with the Pope - Yes THE Pope

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

Mac OS Ken: 01.22.2016

- Credit Suisse Cuts iPhone Expectations (Again); Stays Outperform on Apple Shares

- Counterpoint Research: iPhones Sets Quarterly Sales Record in India

- Foxconn Bids on iPhone Display Supplier Sharp

- CIRP: iPad Sales Dominated by mini Segment; iPad Pro Sees Strong Start

- Apple Launching First European iOS App Development Center in Italy

- Apple CEO Meets with EU Antitrust Chief

- AT&T CEO: Encryption Is a Decision for Capitol Hill, Not Cupertino

- California Lawmaker Proposes Backdoor Law Similar to New York Proposal

- Google Paid Apple $1 Billion in 2014 to Stay Default Search in iOS

- Apple Reportedly Opening R&D Facility in Car-Tech Capital of Canada

- Apple Hires Leading Expert in VR/AR User Interface Design

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Direct download: macosken160122.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:59am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.21.2016

- UBS Adjusts iPhone ASP Lower Based on CIRP Research

- Apple Launches Music Memos App for iPhone

- Apple Brings Beats and Loops and Other Enhancements to GarageBand for iOS Update

- Apple Updates Logic Remote with Support for iPhone and iPad Pro

- Apple Applies to Sell Directly to Consumers in India

- Guy Behind Fourth-Gen Apple TV Interface Striking Out on His Own (Again)

- Sunken Boater Saved by Find My iPhone

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Direct download: macosken160121.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:00am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.20.2016

- Barrons: Note From a Bull, Note from a Bear on Apple

- Goldman Sachs Analyst Reiterates Buy Rating on Apple Shares

- Apple Issues Securing and Bug-Fixing iOS 9.2.1

- Apple Issues Securing and Bug-Fixing OS X 10.11.3

- Apple Issues Stability and Bug-Fixing iMovie 10.1.1

- MacRumors Pegs 13 - 17 June for WWDC 2016

- Apple Releases EEO-1 Report; Shows Slow Growth in Diversity Hiring

- Apple Watch Hermès to Go On Sale Online This Friday

- Apple Wins Relatively Pointless Injunction Against Samsung

- Foxconn Reportedly Opening Technology Tourism Factory

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Mac OS Ken: 01.19.2016

- Trump Makes Statement on Getting Apple to Build Products in U.S.

- Apple Creates New Jobs in Wake of iAd Eliminations

- App Store Prices Rising in Seven Countries Due to Exchange Rate Fluctuations

- Amnesty International Draws Line Connecting Apple and Child Labor Through Cobalt and the DRC

- Bogus Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation of Apple HQ in Ireland

- Apple Honors MLK with Pic and Quote on Website

- Kate Winslet Steams Toward an Oscar for Role in Jobs Pic

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:06am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.18.2016

- Apple Officially Pulling the Plug on iAd Network

- iAd Platform May Outlive iAd Network

- Apple Killing Ad-Supported iTunes Radio at End of January

- Apple Sponsoring Super Bowl Host Committee

- Apple Looking Into Battery Display Issues on iPhone 6s/6s Plus

- Users Report Ghost Cat Shenanigans with Fourth-Gen Apple TV

- Security Researcher Says Gatekeeper Hole Plugged, Not Fixed

- TechCrunch Rains on Rumors of Second-Gen Apple Watch This Spring

- Nintendo to Bring “Famous” Characters to Smartphones in 2016

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Direct download: macosken160118.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:43am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.15.2016

- BTIG Analyst Cuts iPhone Expectations; Maintains Buy Rating and 160-Dollar Target

- TSMC Sees Mobile Chips Tank in Fourth-Quarter of 2015

- Analog Devices Warns of Revenue Miss

- Apple Music Takes Two-Hour Nap for Some Users

- Quartz Makes the Case Against Apple Acquiring Time Warner

- GhostSec Says ISIS Has Its Own Encrypted Communications App

- Deputy Minister for Digital Affairs in France: Do Not Weaken Encryption

- Steve Jobs Biopic Picks Up Two Oscar Noms for Acting

- Steve Jobs Versus Bill Gates Musical to Hit Broadway in April

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:27am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.14.2016

- New York Post Stirs Speculation Around Apple Acquiring Time Warner

- Philip Elmer-DeWitt Is Intrigued by Apple/TW Speculation

- Report: Apple Automating iAd Platform; Getting Out of Ad Sales and Creation

- Home Secretary Argues for Investigatory Powers Bill Before Parliamentary Committee

- New York Legislature Considers Encryption Backdoor Law

- Deloitte: 25-Percent of Smartphone Owners in Developed Countries Never Make a Call

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Direct download: macosken160114.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:00am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.13.2016

- BofA Ups Apple from Neutral to Buy

- Merrill Lynch Moves Apple from Neutral to Buy

- Piper Jaffray Lowers March-Quarter iPhone Expectations; Reiterates Overweight Rating

- Juniper Research: Apple Watch Makes Up Over Half of Smartwatch Space

- IDC and Gartner Say Mac Sales Rise While All Other PC Sales Slump

- iOS 9 Adoption Hits 75-Percent

- Apple Head of Enterprise Mobility in India Quits to Sell Android Phones

- Tim Cook Stumps for Strong Encryption at Cybersecurity Summit

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Direct download: macosken160113.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:54am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.12.2016

- Stifel Analyst Thinks iPhone in China Sales Were Up 33-Percent Last Quarter

- Mizuho Analyst Ups Apple From Neutral to Buy; Looks Further Ahead Than Three-Months

- A Boatload of Betas for iOS, watchOS, tvOS, and OS X

- The Next web: Why Pair Two Apple Watches to One iPhone?

- Apple Opens App Analytics to Apps for tvOS

- Apple Has Been Accidentally Undercounting iOS News App Users

- Apple Registers Three Car-Related Domain Names

- Apple Launches Site Showing All Cars with CarPlay as an Option

- JVC Announces CarPlay Compatibility for High-End Head Unit

- Kenwood Announces Eight New Head Units with CarPlay Support

- Harmon Announces First Aftermarket CarPlay Compatible Head Unit

- VW Says Apple Blocked It from Showing Off Wireless CarPlay

- Report Had Apple Building a Move to Android App

- Apple Not Making a Move to Android App

- Steve Jobs Biopic Picks Up Two Golden Globes

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Direct download: macosken160112.mp3
Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:02am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.11.2016

- BlueFin Research Thinks Apple Supply Chain Reports Are Overblown

- Why So Much Apple Commentary Is So Clueless

- Report: Apple Music Hits 10-Million Paid Subscribers

- Nielsen: Songs Streamed Double in the States in 2015

- Report: Sprint Killing Two-Year Smartphone Subsidy Contracts

- Tech Giants Issue Submissions Regarding UK Investigatory Powers Bill

- Silicon Valley Execs Reportedly Meet with White House Officials to Talk Terrorists and Social Media

- Apple Opening 30th Store in China This Thursday

- Apple Opening 31st and 32nd Stores in China This Saturday

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:48am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.08.2016

- Cult of Mac Points to More Signs of Alleged iPhone Weakness

- Bloomberg: Apple Trades Under 100-Dollars for First Time Since October 2014

- RBC Analyst Drops iPhone Expectations; Lowers Apple Target to 130-Dollars

- Philip Elmer-DeWitt: We Do Not Know What Supply Chain Chatter Means

- Apple Insider: App Analysis Shows Strong Sales for iPhone 6s/6s Plus

- Apple Buys Emotion Reading AI Startup

- FitBit Announces Blaze Smartwatch at CES

- FitBit Shares Tank After Smartwatch Announcement

- Apple Offers Special Apple Watches and Beats Solo2 Headphones for Chinese New Year

- Apple Watch Goes on Sale in Malaysia

- Apple Watch to Go on Sale in Portugal and Czech Republic on 29 January

- Samsung to Make Gear S2 Smartwatch iPhone Compatible Later This Year

- 25-Thousand-Dollar Watch Mimics and Mocks Apple Watch

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:14am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.07.2016

- Nikkei Says Apple Cutting iPhone Production by 30-Percent

- BGR Sees Possible/Probable Holes in Nikkei Story

- Foxconn Gets Unemployment Subsidy from Zhengzhou Government

- Piper Jaffray Analyst Defends Apple Shares in Wake of Nikkei Report

- Other Financial Analyst Reactions to Nikkei Report

- Ophir Gottlieb: Apple is Far from Done

- Jim Cramer Thinks Apple Should Buy Something

- Apple Announces Record-Breaking Holiday Quarter for App Sales

- Apple Looks to Expand Data Farming in Reno

- Report Has Apple Planning Retail Push Into Latin America; Two Starter Stores in Mexico

- Netherlands Official Pens Note Supporting Encryption

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:04am EST

Mac OS Ken: 01.05.2016

- FBR Analyst: Apple Sell-Off Has Gone Too Far

- WSJ: Apple sell-Off Has Gone Too Far

- Samsung Co-CEO Warns of Tough 2016

- Trip Chowdryhead Needs a Time Turner and a D20

- Apple Sets December-Quarter Earnings Call for Mac OS Ken Day

- Ford to Add CarPlay as Option to 2017 Autos with Sync-3

- Fiat Chrysler Auto Brining CarPlay to Connect System

- Toyota Opts for Open-Source SDL Over CarPlay or Android Auto

- Biometric Firm Sues Apple Over Heart Tracking Tech in Apple Watch

- Apple Patents So Much Stuff

- Apple Opening 29th Store in China This Weekend

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

Mac OS Ken: 01.04.2016

- Apple Shares End Negative for 2015

- Copyright Levies Force iPhone and iPad Prices Higher in Germany

- Universal Search API Appears to Be Open for Fourth-Gen Apple TV

- Apple Gets Prickly Around Diversity Proposal from Shareholder

- Domino’s Enables One-Touch Ordering Via Apple Watch App

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:31am EST