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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.

- Citi Analyst: Apple Investors to Get 1Q Surprise Thanks to Wearables

- Wedbush Analyst Sees Apple Winning “5G Super Cycle”

- Apple Closes at a New High

- Report: Apple Taps BOE for Some iPhone OLED Production

- Report: (PRODUCT)RED Apple Watch on the Way

- “Sketchy Rumor” Says Apple to Launch Gaming Computer at WWDC 2020

- WhatsApp Killing Support for iOS 8 and Older

- In Russia, Success Could Spoil Apple TV+

- Apple Launches Health Site ResearchAndCare.org

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:02am EST

- 27 December: New Highest Height for Apple Shares

- Cult of Mac: What a Decade It’s Been

- Munster: Apple Will Top the FAANGs in 2020

- Apple Pledges Donation for Australian Fire Relief

- Report: Apple and Sharp to Buy Factory from Japan Display

- Apple Sued Over AFib Detection in Apple Watch

- Apple Maps Improvements Now Cover All of U.S.

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:02am EST

- Wedbush: Apple Moving from “Historic” 2019 to Even Better 2020

- Wedbush Ups Apple to $350

- Apple Hits New Intraday and Closing Highs

- Counterpoint: iPhone XR Tops Worldwide Smartphone Sales in 3Q

- Sony Working ‘round the Clock on Smartphone Sensor Production

- Report: Suppliers Look to Boost AirPods Production in Vietnam

- Catalina Notarization Required for Non-Mac App Store Apps by 3 February

- Apple Sets New Year’s Shopping Day for Japan

- Jonathan Ive Donates £100,000 to UK Tree Planting Campaign

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:21am EST

- Piper Jaffray Ups Apple Target to $305 on iPhone 5G Interest

- Sacconaghi Thinks AirPods Party Ends in a Year or Two

- ToTok Pulled from App Store and Google Play for Spying on Users

- Apple Expands Bug Bounty Program; Drops “Invitation Only” Requirement

- Report: Apple Has a Secret Satellite Team

- Apple Reportedly Eyes Offices in Pittsburgh and NYC

- New Apple Store Announced for Norwalk, CT

- New Toronto Fairview Mall Apple Store Twice as Big as Old One

- Second Season Ordered for “Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:06am EST

- BofA/Merrill Lynch Ups Apple Target to $290

- Counterpoint: Apple Captured 66% of Global Smartphone Profits Last Quarter

- FCC: Retests Show RF Exposure from iPhone at Safe Levels

- Study: Brightness May Have Greater Effect on Sleep Than Hue

- Apple Faces Human Rights Policy Vote at Next Shareholder Meeting

- Apple Inks First-Look Deal with Sharon Horgan

- Apple Releases Trailer for "Little America"

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:21am EST

- Apple, Amazon, Goolge, Zigbee Alliance Team on Smart Things Standards

- Digiday: Apple News+ Not Stopping the Presses

- Foxconn Investigating Scam iPhone Built with Flawed Components

- Devs in China Can Join Apple Developer Program Through App

- Last “Big Four” Australian Bank Pledges Apple Pay Support

- 20 Studio Ghibli Films for Sale Through iTunes

- Pop-Up Pops Up Promoting Apple TV+ Show “Helpsters”

- Apple TV+ Comedy “Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet” to Hit 7 February 2020

- Apple Watch New Year Challenge Back on for 2020

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

- Zhang Worries that iPhone Sales Are Blocking Sales of Other iPhones

- Cowen & Co. Ups Apple Target to $325

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs

- Apple TV App Lands on Fire TV Edition Smart TVs

- Which? Names AirPods, 11-Inch iPad Pro Among Top-10 Products of 2019

- iFixit Gives Mac Pro Repairability Rating of 9-out-of-10

- Apple TV+ Lands Documentary Series Focused on TV and LGBTQ Issues

- Apple Hires Former Vox Media Exec to Handle Podcast PR

- Apple Pulls “Rewound” iPod Skin App from App Store

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 5:45am EST

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs

- AirPods Top Evercore ISI Holiday Wishlist Survey

- Technical Analyst Sees Possible End to AAPL’s Run

- Apple Releases Firmware Update for AirPods 2 and AirPods Pro

- Apple Arcade Annual Subscription Saves $10-a-Year

- Apple Pushing iPhone Installment Plan in Apple Wallet Ad

- Mac Pros Made for Europe Assembled in China

- Apple, ABC, and FiveThirtyEight Bringing 2020 Presidential Race to Apple News

- Tim Cook, Malala Yousafzai Talk Malala Fund at SJSU

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 3:49am EST

- Financial Firms Question Credit Suisse Concerns

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs

- Munster: iPhone 5G Sales Likely to Disappoint (But He’s Still Mad for Apple Stock)

- Echo Devices Now Play Apple Podcasts Content

- iTunes Remote App Gets Catalina Compatibility and Dark Mode

- Apple Employees Offered Free Genetic Testing

- Lindsey Graham Talks Tough Against End-to-End Encryption

- Flashback: When Graham Thought End-to-End Encryption was a Good Thing

- Travelin’ Tim: Cook Visits Singapore

- Travelin’ Tim: Tim Takes Thailand

- Three Apple Products on Time’s Top Gadgets of the 2010s

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:06am EST

- Phase-One Deal Means No Tariffs for iPhone

- Apple Shares Hit New Intraday and Closing Highs

- Credit Suisse Says Nov. iPhone Sales Down 35% Y-o-Y in China

- Evercore Analyst Indicates Strength for iPhone 11 in China

- Customers to Receive First Mac Pros Today

- CNBC: Communication Limits Not Limiting on Kids’ iPhones

- 9 to 5 Mac: Regular Email Receipts from Apple Stop for Many Customers

- Report: Apple Buys UK Startup Spectral Edge Ltd.

- Apple News to Co-Host Democratic Presidential Debate

- Apple TV+ Orders “Little America” Season Two Ahead of Season One Release

- Three SAG Award Nominations for “The Morning Show”

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:22am EST

- Evercore and BofA Raise Their Apple Price Targets

- BofA Global Analyst Stoked for Qualcomm Thanks to iPhone 5G Prospects

- Apple Supplier TSMC Sees November Revenue Growth of 9%

- AirPod Supplier Sees Revenues Increase 15% So Far in 2019

- Apple Hits New Intraday and Closing Highs

- Saudi Aramco Passes Apple as World’s Most Valuable Company

- Apple Care+ for Mac Pro: Protection at Pro Level Prices

- Hints of H1-Powered Powerbeats4 Found in iOS 13.3

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:50am EST

- Apple Releases iOS/iPadOS 13.3

- 13.3 iThing Updates Bring Communication Limits for Screen Time

- iOS Update Stops “AirDoS”

- Apple Releases iOS 12.4.4: Security Fix for Older iThings

- Apple Updates macOS Catalina to v10.15.2

- Catalina Update May Conquer 16” MBP Popping Bug

- Apple Releases Security Updates for Mojave and High Sierra

- Apple Outs watchOS 6.1.1

- Apple Releases watchOS 5.3.4: Security Update for Older Watches

- Apple Releases tvOS 13.3

- Apple Releases HomePod Software v13.3

- Apple Card Launches 24-Month, Zero-Interest Installment Option for iPhone

- Apple Upgrades Holiday Shipping

- Maxed Out Mac Pro Tops Out at Just Shy of $53,000

- Add Wheels to the New Mac Pro for $400

- Logitech Intros $200 Webcam for Pro XDR Display

- Cleaning Pro Display XDR Requires Special Apple Cloth

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:26am EST

- Wedbush Worries Over Apple EPS as Tariffs Loom

- Rosenblatt Analyst Sees Seven iPhone Models in 2020

- IDC Sees 3X Growth for Apple Wearables

- New Mac Pros Gain FCC Clearance

- Apple Sending Privacy Director to CES

- Three Golden Globe Nominations for “The Morning Show”

- Vodafone UK Bundles Apple TV 4K with “Together” Broadband Plan

- Apple Updates Apple Store App

- Tim Cook Visits Japan

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

- Mac Pro Orders Start Tuesday 10 December

- Markets Spurred by Jobs Report, Possible Trade War Deal

- Apple Hits New Intraday and Closing Highs

- Fix on the Way for Popping Bug in 16-Inch MBP

- Relocated Apple Hillsdale Opens for Business

- The Architect’s Newspaper Honors Arizona Apple Store

- Apple Presenting at This Week’s Neural Information Processing Systems Conference

- Hala and “Truth Be Told” Hit Apple TV+

- Billy Crudup Gets Acting Nom from Critics Choice for “The Morning Show”

- Report: Apple Paid $20M for Rights to The Banker

- Two New Stars Named for “Dickinson” Season 2

- Fast & Furious Star Joins “Lisey's Story”

- Apple Invites Cupertino-Residents to Visit Apple Park for Toy Drive

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:46am EST

- Citigroup Analyst Ups Apple Target to $300 on Strong Christmas

- Apple Card Turning Up on Credit Reports

- Apple: Persistent Location Services Tied to Ultra Wideband Tech

- Apple Buys First Carbon-Free Aluminum

- Ming-Chi Kuo Sees Port-Free iPhones for 2021

- Apple Updates Clips to v2.1

- Cellular Apple Watch (Finally) Hits New Zealand

- Apple Closing Sydney Flagship for Renovation

- New Toronto Eaton Centre Apple Store Opening 14 December

- Correction: Steve Jobs Floppy Sells for Over $84,000

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 6:10am EST

- Qualcomm President Talks iPhone 5G

- Apple Supplier Murata Apparently Gearing Up for iPhone 5G

- Apple Pay Support Turns on for Swedbank and Bank Austria

- BMW Drops Monthly CarPlay Fee

- Apple Music Awards Stream as Apple Nabs Eilish Documentary

- Apple TV+ “Foundation” Series Adds Five to Regular Cast

- Steve Jobs Floppy Sells for Over $67,000

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 7:55am EST

- Apple Reportedly Rankles at Pre-Installed Russian Apps Law

- Markets Rocked as President Says Trade War Could Last past 2020 Election

- Apple Sees Biggest One-Day Drop Since August on Trade War Comments

- Apple Acknowledges Unexpected Shutdown Issue with 2019 13-Inch MacBook Pro

- Krebs’ Curious Case of the Location Services Arrows

- Transit Returns to Apple Watch

- First Ever Apple Music Awards Announced; Streaming This Evening

- Apple TV+ Lands Notable Documentary

- Apple’s Tenth Store in Japan Opening 14 December

- Bids for Steve Jobs Floppy Disk Up to $13,310

- Original Macintosh Team Turns Up in Unused Ad Footage

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

- JP Morgan Ups Apple Target to $296 on Biannual iPhone Prediction

- Flashback: JP Morgan Likes Ads on Apple TV+

- FT: Apple Worth More Than US Energy Sector

- Harvard Dumps Apple Stock and Buys More Facebook

- Apple Completes Acquisition of Intel’s Cellular Modem Business

- Butterfly Keyboard Class Action Suit Allowed to Proceed

- Apple Pay Express Mode Goes Live for London Transport

- Bids for Steve Jobs Floppy Disk Up to $11,000

- Space Black Series 5 Apple Watch Hermès Goes Missing Ahead of Holidays

- Portugal’s MEO Opens Apple TV Options to Subscribers

- The Banker Gets Statement of Support from Filmmakers, Actors, and Crew

- Tim Cook Honors Memory of Rosa Parks

- Tim Cook Among 70+ CEOs Urging US to Stay in Paris Climate Agreement

- Apple Honors Best and Most Downloaded Apps

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:28am EST

- Wedbush Analyst Bullish on AirPods and iPhone Holiday Demand

- Apple Maps in Russia Lists Crimea as Russian Territory

- Apple Offers Statement on Apple Maps and Crimea

- Senators Brown and Warren Call for Apple Card Investigation

- Apple Marks World AIDS Day

- Apple Notifies Devs of App Store Connect Holiday Closure

- Apple Apps Media Event Set for Today

- Rentokil Unseats Apple as “Best Employer” in UK Survey

- Jony Ive Off of Apple Leadership Page

- Floppy Disk Autographed by Steve Jobs Up for Auction

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Category:Tech News -- posted at: 4:28am EST