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.

- BMO Cuts Apple to Neutral on iPhone Sales Fears - Deutsche Bank Plays the “I Told You So” Card

- Guggenheim Analyst Turned on by iPhone ASPs; Multi-Year Upgrades

- Kantar Sees Serious iPhone X Sales; Growing iOS Share in China

- Report: DoJ and SEC Quizzing Apple Over ThrottleGate

- Confirmed: US Govt. Agencies Quizzing Apple Over ThrottleGate

- POTUS Praises Apple Investments in US

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:30am EST

- Nikkei: Apple Slashing iPhone X Output in Half

- Barron’s: Bernstein Slashes iPhone Estimates But Urges Calm

- Macworld: Are We Sure About This Slashing?

- HomePod is Ready for iCloud Music Library and iTunes Tracks

- Songwriters and Publisher to Get Streaming Raise

- Apple Closing Lynnwood, WA Store for Remodeling

- Apple Hires Comedy Programming Exec

- Apple Aims iPhone Camera at Brazil’s Carnival

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:22am EST

- GBH: Street in “Full Panic Mode” Over Apple 2Q

- BTIG Draws Down March-Quarter Expectations for Apple

- HomePod Still Available for 9 February Delivery

- Apple Music Prices Headed Up in Hong Kong

- Ahrendts Hits Seoul for Apple Store Opening

- Soderberg Likely to Shoot All Future Films on iPhone

- Warhol Painting of Apple Logo Up for Auction

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

- Analysts Mixed on iPhone Expectations

- LTE Apple Watch to Hit Two New Regions Next Week

- iOS 11.3 to Activate Advanced Mobile Location

- 11.3 to Tackle CPU Throttling, Business Chat, and Health Records

- Apple Reportedly Updating Reading App in iOS 11.3

- Apple Adding Four New Animoji to iOS 11.3

- Apple Releases Logic Pro to 10.4

- Apple Adds Chinese Happy New Year Messages to Clips

- Apple Self-Driving Fleet Now 27 Cars Strong

- Apple Lands La La Land Director for New Series

- Results of the HomePod Survey

- Looking Back on 12 years of Mac OS Ken

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

- JP Morgan Cuts Apple Supplier Expectations

- Bernstein Casts Doubt on March-Quarter iPhone Expectations

- Siri Now Used on Over 500 Million Devices

- Drake Breaks Day-One Streaming Records on Apple Music and Spotify

- Congress Quizzes Apple and Others on Spectre and Meltdown Embargoes

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

- HomePod Shipping 9 February; Order Start Friday

- Stereo and Multi-Room Functionality Missing at HomePod Launch

- AppleCare+ for HomePod to Go for $39

- Apple Releases iOS 11.2.5

- Apple Releases macOS High Sierra 10.13.3

- Apple Releases Security Updates for Sierra and El Capitan

- Apple Releases iTunes 12.7.3

- Apple Releases watchOS 4.2.2

- Apple Releases tvOS 11.2.5

- Apple and Tech Industry Broke Lobbying Records in 2017

- Guy Explodes iPhone Battery with His Mouth; Somehow Lives

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:51am EST

- Apple Teams with Malala Fund

- Travelin’ Tim Takes Toronto

- KGI: iPhone X “Strategic Success” for Apple

- Apple Music Launches Analytics Tool for Musicians

- Apple Leak Investigator Leaves for Facebook

- Thor: Ragnorak Leaks Through iTunes Store

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:25am EST

- KGI Dampens Current-Quarter iPhone Expectations; Stoked for 2018 Line

- Rosenblatt: Stoked for 2018 Line of iPhones

- Apple: iOS 11 Adoption Hits 65%

- Apple Gets FCC Approval for HomePod

- Employees of Silicon Valley Data Science Join Apple

- Tim Cook: There’s Such a Thing as Too Much Tech

- Apple’s Everyone Can Code Expands Across Europe

- Nashville Apple Store Closing for Facelift in February

- Apple Starts Hiring for New D.C. Store

- Apple Tops Fortune’s Most Admired Company List for Eleventh Year Running

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

- Wall Streeters React to Apple’s Cash Repatriation Plans

- Apple Inches Into New All-Time Closing High

- Italy Investigating Apple and Samsung Over Planned Obsolescence

- Tim Cook: Maybe Apple Should Have Been Clearer on Battery Fixes

- ThrottleGate: South Korean Criminal Complaint Names Cook

- ThrottleGate: One Case Wants Apple to Keep All Replaced Batteries

- Malicious Text Bomb Crashing iOS Devices

- Apple Says Text Bomb Fix Coming Next Week

- Facebook Messenger for iOS Goes Glitchy for Some

- BMW to Charge Yearly Subscription for CarPlay

- Report: Apple Leases Culver City Office for Production Group

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:01am EST

- Apple Announces Capital Repatriation Plans

- Tim Cook Hits the Biggest Little City in the World

- Apple Gives Employees Stock Grants; Ups Charity Game

- Apple Shuttles “Attacked” in Bay Area

- BofA/Merrill Lynch Ups Apple Target to $220

- Apple Shares Up ~$3 on Repatriation News

- Dueling Notes on iPhone

- Report: Apple Nabs Kristen Wiig Comedy Series

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:49am EST

- CIRP: iPhone Grew Big in December-Quarter

- Apple Takesmailto:info@macosken.com Siri’s “Give Me the News” Out of Beta

- FBI Guy Says “We Heart Apple”

- Report: Apple to Allow Tipping Again in WeChat iOS App

- Report: Apple and HBO in Bidding War Over J.J. Abrams Sci-Fi Series

- First Apple Store in South Korea to Open 27 January

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

- ThrottleGate: Russians Mounting Suits

- ThrottleGate: Shanghai Consumer Council Wants Answers

- A Specter of a Meltdown/Spectre Suit

- Counterpoint: iPhone 7 Plus Takes Silver in China in 2017

- India Relaxes Sourcing Requirements

- MacBook Air Turns Ten

- Apple, Tim Cook Honor MLK Holiday

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:29am EST

- Apple Moving iCloud Data in Mainland China to Mainland China

- Whoops! Error Email Sent to iCloud Users Outside Mainland China

- What if China Requires a Backdoor?

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs

- NPR and Edison Research See Smart Speaker Surge

- No More Signatures for Apple Pay Purchases Soon

- Siri Can Now Answer Pro Golf and Tennis Questions

- Report: Apple Met with AR Types at CES

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:09am EST

- ThrottleGate: Replacement Batteries for iPhone 6 Plus Pushed to the Spring

- ThrottleGate: Class Action Suit Filed in South Korea

- ThrottleGate: CNBC’s Cramer Calls Apple a “Punching Bag”

- A Key for the Good Guys Goes Missing

- Forensic FBI Guy Calls Apple “Jerks” and “Evil Geniuses”

- Pokémon GO Dropping Support for Non-iOS 11 Machines

- “See” Another New TV Show for Apple

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

- A Tale of Two iPhones: iPhone X Stellar and Staggering

- A Tale of Two iPhones: Tardy iPhone X Loses Ground to Samsung in UK

- ThrottleGate: Class Actions Suits Hit 30

- Second Apple Store Evacuated After Battery Repair Incident

- Tim Cook Signs Letter to Congress Urging Action on DACA

- India Budges on Single-Brand Retail Chains

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:30am EST

- New FBI Director Beats Old Encryption Drum

- ThrottleGate: U.S. Senator Wants Answers from Apple

- Apple Hit with $184M UK Tax Bill

- Report: Safari Tracking Prevention Costing Ad Firms Hundreds of Millions

- iPhone Battery Fire Forces Apple Store Evacuation

- Apple Updates Beddit and Heart Study Apps

- Iovine Says He’s Not Leaving Apple Music

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:14am EST

- Apple Issues macOS and iOS Updates to Mitigate Spectre

- Safari 11.0.2 Mitigates Spectre for El Capitan and Sierra

- Intel Promises Fixes for Meltdown and Spectre This Month

- MacRumors: Apple Says Only One Battery Replacement at $29

- ThrottleGate: 27 Suits and Counting

- Report: French Consumer Watchdog Looking Into ThrottleGate

- Apple Promises “More Robust” Parental Controls

- Whirlpool Adding Appliance Controls to Apple Watch

- A Smoke Detector to Spin the Hits

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:55am EST

- ThrottleGate Suits: 24 and Counting

- Firm Behind iBooks Case Brings ThrottleGate Suit

- Apple Shareholders Call on Company to Study Smartphones and Kids

- Intel CEO Knew About Vulnerabilities Before $24M Stock Sale

- Apple Kicks Off Back to Uni Promo in Australia and New Zealand

- Apple Adds Docuseries “Home” to Video Plans

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:30am EST

- Apple Releases Statement on Meltdown and Spectre

- TMO: Patches versus Mitigations

- CERT/CC Rains on Mitigation March

- Apple Shares Blowout Holiday App Store Numbers

- ARKit: More Than Meets Apptopia’s Eye

- R.W. Baird Analyst Encouraged By App Store Numberama

- Apple Sues Protest Group in France

- Rumor: Iovine to Leave Apple Music in August

- Apple Lands Octavia Spencer Murder/Podcast Drama

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

- Grokking Meltdown and Spectre

- Recent macOS Updates Partially Address Potential Exploits

- Microsoft Issues Exploit Patch; Statement

- ThrottleGate: Brazil Wants Answers

- Barclays Sees 16M iPhone Sales Jeopardized by $29 Battery Offer

- Apple May Have Ice on Chicago Store Licked (Not Literally)

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:52am EST

- Battery Doesn’t Have to Fail for Apple Replacement

- A Bear, a Bull, and a Smartphone

- Motley Fool Doubts Supply Chain Chatter

- TrendForce: Samsung to Drop and iPhone to Rise

- Apple Sets 1QFY2018 Earnings Call for 1 February

- Apple Buys Buddybuild for Xcode

- Sharing Trouble Tuesday for Notes and iWork for iCloud

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:25am EST

- iMac Pro Sees In-Store Availability

- OWC Finds iMac Pro Surprisingly Upgradable

- Senator Rubio Tweets Snark Over ThrottleGate

- China Seeks to Siphon Tax Holiday Dollars

- Apple Trademarks Point to Apple Watch Connections

- Apple Watch Lights New Year Fireworks

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

- GBH Insights Goes Nuts for iPhone in 2018

- ThrottleGate: Fifteen Lawsuits So Far

- ThrottleGate: LG and Samsung Say They Don’t Slow Older Phones

- iFixit Drops iPhone Battery Replacement Kits to $29 or Less

- Apple Starts $29 Battery Replacement Program Early

- Apple Takes Heat for Falling Ice in Chicago

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