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.

- Monday: Apple on Verge of Buying Intel Smartphone Modem Business

- Thursday: Apple to Buy Most of Intel Smartphone Modem Business

- Apple Music Gets Short Lived Shorter Free Trial

- CBS All Access Hitting Apple TV Channels on Monday

- Apple Pulls Security Update 2019-004 for Sierra and High Sierra

- Apple Top Corporate Solar Baby in the States

- Apple Throws in for Softbank’s $108B Vision Fund II

- iPhone Privacy Billboards Go Up in Germany

- Apple Maps to Survey Germany Next Week

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

- U.S. AG Barr Wants Magic Encryption Backdoor That Only Works for Good Guys

- Bloomberg: Supply Chain Chatter Shows Continued iPhone Demand

- WSJ: Apple Apps Dominate App Store Search Results

- Apple Insider Cannot Replicate the Journal’s App Store Findings

- DoJ Plans to Probe Big Tech

- AirPlay 2 and HomeKit to Roll Out to Select LG TVs Starting Today

- Jony Ive Applies for “LoveFrom Jony” Trademark

- Samsung Sets September Release for Galaxy Fold

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:51am EDT

- 3D Sensor Maker for Apple Sees Strong September-Quarter

- LG Display Dropping $2.6B Into OLED Facility

- Macquarie Stays Tepid on Apple Ahead of 3Q Earnings

- Apple Seeks Tariff Relief on Made-in-China Mac Pro

- Apple and TSU Tie-Up on Coding and Diversity Initiative

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 8:03am EDT

- Apple Updates macOS to v10.14.6

- Apple Issues Security Updates for Sierra and High Sierra

- Apple Updates iOS to v12.4

- Older iOS Versions Get GPS Related Updates

- Apple Releases watchOS 5.3

- Apple Releases Updates for Third, Fourth, and Fifth-Gen Apple TVs

- Apple Releases HomePod Software 12.4

- Apple Closed Hong Kong Stores Early Monday as Protests/Counter-Protests Continue

- Morgan Stanley Ups Apple Target to $247

- CIRP: iPhone XR Topped US Smartphone Sales Last Quarter

- Report: Apple on Verge of Buying Intel Smartphone Modem Business

- Apple Snags Another Tesla Exec

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

- 2020 5G iPhone Expectations Make Raymond James Bullish on Apple

- Kantar: iPhone Tops US Smartphone Sales, But…

- The Other Trade War: A Primer on SKorea and Japan

- Tech Execs Head to SKorea to Monitor Supply Chain Health

- Seeking Alpha: Notes of Pluses and Neutrality

- Apple Issues New Public Betas for iOS, iPadOS, macOS, and tvOS

- Report: Apple Taking Two-Floors of “Futuristic” Vancouver Office

- Apple Rebrands “A-List: Hip Hop” Playlist as “Rap Life”

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

- BankMyCell Sees Decline in iPhone Loyalty

- Report: Apple to Try AirPod Production in Vietnam

- Report: Twitter CEO Speaks to Apple Marketing Peeps

- Apple Renews Carpool Karaoke for Third Season

- Apple Drops Trailer for Snoopy in Space

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:44am EDT

- Apple Pushes Silent Update to Fix Vulnerabilities in Zoom Partner Installs

- Apple Card Partner Goldman Sachs Drops Major Cash in Shift to Consumers

- Report: Apple to Start Funding Exclusive Podcasts

- Rumor: Apple May Start Using Rainbow Logo Again

- Two Apple/TBWA Ads Nominated for an Emmy

- Apple Locks Up Worldwide Rights for The Banker

- Apple Shares Upcoming Emoji for World Emoji Day

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

- Apple Online Store Takes Midday Monday Nap

- 2019 MacBook Air SSDs Faster at Writing; Slower at Reading

- Report: Apple Kills “Lower Priced” iPhones in India

- WaPo Looks at Apple and Privacy Legislation

- Cliffs Notes of WaPo’s Look at Apple and Privacy Legislation

- US Cloud-Based Productivity Apps Banned in German Schools

- Password Issue Spotted in iOS 13 and iPadOS Betas

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:47am EDT

- A Peek at Apple’s Philosophy from the UK House of Lords

- Report: Apple and BBC Co-Producing Dramedy Series - Alabama

- Apple Enterprise Exec Talks Upcoming OS Updates on Mac Admins Podcast

- iFixit Busts Up New 13-Inch MacBook Pro

- Powerbeats Pro Hit 20 New Countries

- Parental Control App OurPact Returns to the App Store

- Apple Launches First App Development Accelerator in China

- The Mets’ Citi Field Installs Mobile Phone Charger Kiosks

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:31am EDT

- Report: iPhones Made in India Being Exported to Europe

- Report: Foxconn to Make iPhone XS/XR in India

- Report: Amazon Music Outpacing Growth for Apple Music and Spotify

- Report: Apple Spent ~$15M per Episode on “See”

- Needham Thinks Disney Has an OTT Shot Against Netflix

- Apple 1 Manual Sells for Just Under $13K

- Apple Park Worth Between $3.6B and $4.2B

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

- Apple Watch Walkie Talkie App Disabled Over Security Concern

- Apple Pushes Its Own Fix for Zoom Vulnerability

- Apple Registers Five iPadOS-Powered iPads with EEC

- HomePod to Hit Japan and Taiwan This Summer

- Morgan Stanley Stoked for Apple Pay Prospects and Apple Card

- CNBC: Anthem tries to Modernize with Former Apple Employees

- Apple Posts Searchable Transcripts of WWDC 2019 Videos

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

- Apple Updates MacBook Pro and MacBook Air: The Engadget Take

- Apple Updates MacBook Pro and MacBook Air: The Ars Technica Take

- Apple Cuts SSD Prices for All Available Macs

- New Mac Laptops Include Recently Updated Butterfly Keyboards: The MacRumors Take

- New Mac Laptops Include Recently Updated Butterfly Keyboards: The Cult of Mac Take

- Apple Kills 12-Inch MacBook

- Apple Launches Annual Back to School Promo for Canada, Mexico, and US

- Apple Offers Students 6-Month Trial for Apple Music

- Zoom Issues Security Update for Mac Client

- JP Morgan Ups Apple Target to $239 on 2020 iPhone Expectations

- Apple Rep to Testify Before House Committee on Antitrust Next Week

- WarnerMedia Announces HBO Max Video Streaming Service

- Original Apple 1 Operation Manual Up for Auction

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:14am EDT

- Zoom Security Flaw Leaves Macs Vulnerable

- Rosenblatt Drops Apple Rating to “Sell”

- “New” Jobs Quote: Tim’s Not a Product Guy

- “Product Guy” Quote is Nearly Eight Years Old

- Canadian Health Authorities Say They’ve Approved Apple Watch ECG

- Apple Execs Hit Sun Valley Conference

- Apple Rereleases Texas Hold’em iOS App

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:16am EDT

- Sketchy Note Has Apple Working on 5G iPad

- Huawei CEO Reportedly Cites Apple as Consumer Privacy Role Model

- Sony Starts Preorders for AirPod Competitor Earbuds

- Report: Mozilla Testing Premium News Service

- Xiaomi "Accidentally" Uses Apple Memoji Video to Promote Mimoji

- Apple Honors US Women’s World Cup Victory with Memoji

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 2:41am EDT

- Ming-Chi Kuo: Apple Cutting Butterfly Keys for Scissor Switches

- Apple Issues Second Public Betas of macOS Catalina and tvOS 13

- Some Apple Online Services Suffer Fourth of July Failure

- Fourth Faux Pas Fixed by 5:30 PM Eastern

- Apple Sued Over Portables and Power

- Decluttr: US Survey Shows Consumer Confusion Over 5G

- Report: Samsung Finishes Galaxy Fold Redesign

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:51am EDT

- Apple Hires Nick Law Away from Publicis Groupe

- Beats by Dre Names Chris Thorne New CMO

- Apple Head of Security Engineering Speaking at Black Hat 2019

- Laurene Powell Jobs, Leonardo DiCaprio Spearhead Earth Alliance

- Listener Reaction to Ive's Announced Departure

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:46am EDT

- FCC Gives Approval to Mystery MacBook Pro

- Report Has Apple Making Special iPhone for China

- Apple Under Third GDPR Investigation in EU

- Boot Camp Issue Blocks Some Older Macs from Windows 10 Update

- Apple Kills “Back to My Mac”

- Apple Signs Amicus Brief Arguing for LGBT Worker Protections

- It Looks Like Xiaomi is Copying Memoji with Mimoji

- Xiaomi Apparently Threatens to Sue People Who Say Mimoji Copies Memoji

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:21am EDT

- Apple Sets 3Q FY2019 Earnings Call for 30 July

- Apple Surges on “Trade Truce”

- Report: New Mac Pro Will Be Made in China

- Report: Jony Ive Bummed, Not Around Apple Much for the Last Few Years

- Tim Cook: Reports of Ive Indolence “Absurd”

- UBS Analyst: Ive’s Departure Points to Services Pivot

- Report: Publishers Not Pleased with Apple News+

- Cue Says Apple TV+ to Be Home of the Best, Not the Most

- Siri Searchable Radio Starts Going Live in iOS 13 Beta

- Apple Marches in SF Pride Parade

- Samsung Exec Acknowledges Embarrassment of Galaxy Fold

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

- Jony Ive Leaving Apple to Form Indie Design Firm

- Tim's Take to Employees on Ive's Departure

- Gruber Worries Over Design Structure Inside Apple After Ive

- Apple 3.0: Analysts Unfazed by Ive Announcement

- Sabih Khan Promoted to SVP Operations

- That Time Sabih Khan Went to China

- Report: Apple Replacing Logic Board in “Small Number” of 2018 MacBook Airs

- Apple Opens Public Betas for Catalina, iOS 13, and iPadOS

- Apple Opens Public Betas for Upcoming Operating Systems

- Apple Updates macOS and iOS Versions of Pages, Numbers, and Keynote

- Apple Pay Goes Live in 13 More Countries in Europe

- Apple Pay Goes Live (Again) at JCPenney

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:35am EDT