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MacSurfer's Archive: Monday, August 20, 2012
 

 

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Thursday Highlights: Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer said to be gunning for iPhone's default search engine, displacing Google's favored status; Fortune's Philip Elmer-DeWitt rounds up analyst estimates for how many iPhones Apple sold last quarter; questions as to when Apple's new retail boss, Angela Ahrendts, will actually start, said to be free from Burberry this month, but may stick around with the clothier for an £8m bonus if she stays through June; got a batch of files you need to rename, then have a look at Macworld's review of Name Mangler; AddictiveTips shows how to disable particular apps from taking an App Nap; Mac OS X Hints has a how-to for utilizing Time Machine on unsupported volumes; Ally Gill at The Apple Harvest explains why he'd "rather troubleshoot a Mac than a PC"; Apple now confirming aftermarket CarPlay support according to CNET; appears the UK's BBC and Sky apps are experiencing issues on iOS, reports in our General Interest section; web logs now showing iOS 7.1.1 being tested, bug fixes expected, and there's also testing of iOS 8, and OS X 10.10 as well; iOS 8 will feature Shazam integration according to reports; and Apple applies for a gesture-based iDevice unlock similar to Android, as well as biometric and anti-spoofing patents, among others; The Verge goes hands-on with CarPlay; Jonny Evans reviews 5 business-boosting apps he finds useful for iOS and OS X; Macworld article features 33 tips and tricks for iOS 7.

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Apple/Macintosh
  • "Apple Now Biggest-Ever U.S. Company" WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 7:50 PM
  • "Apple's market value exceeds Microsoft's during 1999 bubble" Reuters 7:49 PM
  • "Apple Becomes the Most Valuable Public Company Ever, With an Asterisk" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 9:21 PM
  • "Apple not most valuable firm ever, says press watchdog: When adjusted for inflation, Microsoft's 1999 record still stands, contends Columbia Journalism ReviewComputerworld 7:37 PM
  • "Apple Becomes Most Valuable Publicly-Traded Stock Ever"  MacRumors 11:03 AM
  • "Apple is now the most valuable company of all time" CNNMoney 11:24 AM
  • "Apple Becomes Biggest Stock Ever" CNBC 11:26 AM
  • "Insanely Huge: Apple Becomes the Most Valuable Public Company Ever" AllThingsD 12:52 PM
  • "Move Over Microsoft: Apple's $621B Market Cap Sets All-Time Record" FOXBusiness 2:42 PM
  • "Apple market cap milestone on back of iPhone" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 2:48 PM
  • "Apple, Samsung CEOs talk but no trial settlement reached" Reuters 9:16 PM
  • "Samsung CEO Said To Speak With Apple Today About Suit"  Bloomberg 9:06 AM
  • "Samsung, Apple CEOs to chat today about lawsuit, report says: Tim Cook will talk to Samsung's Kwon Oh Hyun in a telephone conversation, at the request for Judge Lucy Koh." CNET News 10:51 AM
  • "Apple v. Samsung Heading to Jury, Unless CEOs Can Settle" Wired 7:38 PM
  • "Apple vs. Samsung jury given choice between hero and villain"  San Jose Mercury News [Free Registration Required] 7:30 AM
  • "Apple-Samsung Trial: The Jurors' Final Exam" WSJ Blogs 11:02 AM
  • "Apple V Samsung Jury to Face 700+ Questions on Verdict Form" IDG News Service 7:34 PM
  • "Apple v. Samsung lawyers wage final battles over complex, 22-page jury form" Ars Technica 8:56 PM
  • "The Definitive Insider's Guide to Apple vs. Samsung"  AllThingsD 7:47 AM
  • "The ABCs of Apple v. Samsung" CNET News 10:51 AM
  • "In This Complex Patent Battle, Apple And Samsung Take Their Marketing Strategies To Court" TechCrunch 7:46 PM
  • "Apple: Samsung's Galaxy Nexus a copycat of iPhone/In a separate case from the one in San Jose, Apple is arguing for an appeals court to go through with a ban on Samsung's Galaxy Nexus." CNET News 7:34 PM
  • "Apple accuses Samsung of abusing its 3G power" The Register 7:40 AM
  • "Samsung successfully neutralizes adverse inference jury instruction concerning deleted emails" Foss Patents 8:06 AM
  • "Jury won't hear about Apple and Samsung's lost e-mails" CNET News 9:22 PM
  • "It's costly and has unpredictable consequences" asymco 8:19 AM
  • "Samsung's high Apple patent stakes: A third of its value" ZDNet 12:52 PM
  • "These are the seven patents Google's Motorola Mobility is asserting against Apple" Foss Patents 11:32 AM
  • "Google loads Moto Mobility cannon, fires patent shells at Apple"  The Register 8:08 AM
  • "Motorola Mobility sues Apple (again); seeks iPhone, Mac import ban" ZDNet 8:09 AM
  • "Google seeks ban on Apple iPhone and iPad" V3 8:23 AM
  • "Motorola Files New Patent Case Against Apple" PC Magazine 12:04 PM
  • "Apple Sued By Ex-Worker Who Says Jobs Guaranteed His Job"  Bloomberg 8:55 PM
  • "Ex-Apple Employee Sues, Says Jobs Promised Lifetime Employment" The Mac Observer 9:37 PM
  • "Why Apple Will Benefit From an Android Tablet Influx: This fall, we will see an influx of low-priced, 7-inch Android tablets, but too many options may steer confused consumers toward the rumored iPad mini."  PC Magazine 7:52 AM
OS X
News
  • "Apple releases new developer beta for OS X v10.8.1" AppleTell 8:14 AM
AppleCare/Troubleshooting
  • "Access iCloud files using the Finder in OS X: Documents in Apple's iCloud service are meant to be opened from within programs, but there are ways to access and manage them using the Finder." CNET Reviews 7:34 PM
  • "iWork '09 and long documents" Betalogue 9:08 AM
  • "From DVD to iMovie to Facebook" Macworld 2:48 PM
Reviews/How-To/Tips
  • "How To Run Almost Any Windows Game On Your Mac Without Boot Camp Or Parallels Using Wine [Feature]"  Cult of Mac 11:12 AM
  • "Accordance Bible Software v. 10: Modern Look with More Power" This Lamp 12:03 PM
  • "Boom Lets You Turn Your Mac's Volume 'Up to Eleven" The Mac Observer 9:15 PM
  • "Mint for OS X Provides Eagle-Eye Scrutiny for Personal Finances" MacNewsWorld 8:26 AM
  • "How I organize everything with plain-text notes" Macworld 9:09 AM
  • "System Preferences in OS X 10.8, Mountain Lion: Language & Text" eXtensions 9:31 AM
  • "Mac 101: Battery not charging? Recalibration may be the answer" TUAW 8:26 AM
  • "Teach New Words To OS X Dictation By Adding Dummy Contacts" AddictiveTips 8:15 AM
  • "Take Control of Your Mac's Clipboard" Mactuts+ 8:25 AM
  • "MacMost Now 750: Mountain Lion Tips" MacMost 8:45 AM
  • "Track Notes On Your iPhone And Mountain Lion Mac Via iCloud [OS X Tips] Cult of Mac 8:29 AM
  • "Drag e-mails to Notes, and save links to e-mails" Mac OS X Hints 9:54 AM
  • "Choose number of days displayed in week view in Calendar" Mac OS X Hints 9:54 AM
  • "Change the default save location from iCloud to On My Mac" Mac OS X Hints 9:54 AM
  • "Apple's calendar subscriptions servers unavailable to users" TUAW 3:09 PM
  • "Why You Need The Mac App That Blocks Incoming And Outgoing Network Connections" NoodleMac 7:23 AM
  • "Can't Afford Adobe Illustrator? Use An Affordable, Powerful Mac Drawing App Instead" Mac 360 7:24 AM
  • "3 Free Tools For Your Mac That You Don't Need But You'll Want To Use Anyway" McSolo 7:24 AM
  • "The Fastest, Easiest Way To Rip DVDs To Your Mac (perfect for DVD 'backups' that play on your Mac)" TeraTalks 7:23 AM
  • "How Do You Recover A Stolen Mac? First, You Need To Go Undercover" BohemianBoomer 7:23 AM
  • "1 Mac App, 4 Painting Tools That Turn Your Photos Into Works Of Art (think Van Gogh, Matisse, Seurat)" Mac 360 7:23 AM
Op/Ed
  • "Lessons learned from the recent Find My Mac remote-wipe attack" ZDNet 8:09 AM
Press Releases
  • "It Sure IS Nice! Accordance 10 Is Here!" Accordance 10:39 AM
  • "Parallels Desktop 7 and Parallels Mobile update for Retina and Mountain Lion" MacWindows 8:17 AM
  • "Bigasoft Explored New Bigasoft YouTube Downloader Pro for Mac" prMac 7:32 AM
  • "ACTPrinter 4.0 - Print from Mac / Windows to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch" prMac 7:32 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "AT&T's FaceTime limits might conflict with FCC rules: Questions have been raised about AT&T allowing only Mobile Share plan customers to access FaceTime over the cellular network." CNET News 9:22 PM
  • "Apple stores see 300 million visitors in 2012, 50,000 Genius Bar visits a day"  The Loop 12:04 PM
  • "Apple magnetism: 300 million store visitors since Oct. 2011" CNET News 7:34 PM
  • "Apple reveals store Stats after staffing 'mistake': 300M visitors, 50K Genius Bar visits daily 2012" The Next Web 12:04 PM
  • "Apple retail: 300 million served (so far) in 2012" Ars Technica 3:34 PM
  • "Apple Apologizes to Employees For Scheduling Error" Mashable 7:51 PM
  • "Apple could sell 250 million iPhone 5s, analyst says"  CNET News 9:06 AM
  • "Analyst: iPhone 5 Could Be 'Most Promising' Apple Launch Yet" PC Magazine 7:37 PM
  • "Apple blocks German iBookstore buys with discount cards" iPodNN 11:32 AM
  • "International Tablet of Mystery: One of the remarkable patterns associated with the iPad has been its growth rate." asymco 8:18 AM
  • "iPhone 5 Projections Threaten Analysts' Supplies of Superlatives" AllThingsD 7:30 AM
  • "Doctors Love The iPhone And iPad Even Though Many Electronic Records Systems Don't" Cult of Mac 7:52 PM
  • "Apple bars German ebook purchases with discounted iTunes cards following pressure from German bookseller association" 9 to 5 Mac 8:13 AM
  • "You Can't Live Without Your iPhone! Because That's How You Tell if It's Raining." AllThingsD 7:29 AM
  • "New Report Shows iOS Users Spend Money, Like to Check Weather" The Mac Observer 9:38 AM
  • "How did a clown get Steve Jobs' iPad?" CNNMoney 11:01 AM
  • "POLITICO e-book: Obama campaign roiled by conflict" ["To give Obama a break from the relentless negativity of the campaign, friend and senior adviser Valerie Jarrett quietly set up a salon/dinner for Obama over the summer — which lasted more than two hours, a huge block of presidential time. On hand were Jarrett's friend and Steve Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson, Facebook billionaire and new New Republic Publisher Chris Hughes, and Apple executive Scott Forstall, who led the team that developed the iPhone."] Politico 11:01 AM
  • "Apple's Back To School Sale Ends Sept. 21" App Advice 9:32 AM
  • "Steve Jobs Is Kickin' It In The Afterlife As A Mid-Level Angel In His Celestial Palace, Says Thai Abbot" Cult of Mac 2:48 PM
Non-Apple News
  • "MIT Invents Next Gen Camera that Could See Around Corners" Patent Bolt 9:42 AM
Publications/Podcasts
  • "TidBITS Presents 'Protecting Your Digital Life' on 22 August 2012" TidBITS 10:59 AM
  • "Beware of 'free' apps that have high in app purchases. Plus use Airplay on your older Mac or Windows PC with AirParrot." The MT Show 7:25 AM
Hardware/Software
  • "Supply volume of 7.85-inch iPad to reach 4 million units starting in September" DigiTimes 9:26 PM
  • "Leaked iPhone parts assembled, fit 'perfectly': Online electronics repair firm attaches new docking port and headphone jack assembly to the frame of what is believed to the next generation of Apple's smartphone." CNET News 9:23 PM
  • "iPhone 5 front panel snapped again, shows off screen" Crave @ CNET 7:46 AM
  • "'iPhone 5" 1136640 LCD screen, digitizer set can be yours for $199" 9 to 5 Mac 8:13 AM
  • "iPod nano stock shortages across US retail seem to point at upcoming refresh" 9 to 5 Mac 2:40 PM
  • "iPod Nano Stocks Getting Low; Refresh Coming?" Apple Bitch 2:40 PM
  • "Apple warns customers to be cautious of SMS after 'flaw' cited" PCWorld 8:45 AM
  • "Apple responds to iPhone texting fears, says use iMessage" Crave @ CNET 7:47 AM
  • "White hat warns against iPhone SMS spoofing bug" The Register 8:29 AM
  • "iPhone SMS spoof: How it works" Tapscape 3:13 PM
  • "Apple Passes One-Year High in Tablet Market, Never Text and Drive, Coming Windows Tablets, and More" Low End Mac 3:03 PM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "Hungry Sumo For iPhone and iPad Is Temporarily Available For Free (Normally $0.99)" Apple Sliced 8:19 AM
  • "Rush City For iPhone and iPad Is Free Right Now (Previously $1.99)" Apple Sliced 8:19 AM
  • "Car Club: Tuning Storm For iPhone and iPad Is Free Today (Was $4.99)" Apple Sliced 8:19 AM
  • "MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:25 AM
  • "Grab a $100 iTunes gift card for $80 from Walmart" CNET News 7:47 AM
  • "Walmart Offers $20 Discount on $100 iTunes Gift Card" PC Magazine 9:54 AM
  • "Get a Refurbished MacBook Air, $679; MacBook Pro, $929" FairerPlatform 8:02 AM

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Reviews/How-To/Tutorials/Tips
Reviews
  • "Make Any Bag a Powerbag With myCharge Battery Pack" AllThingsD 8:07 AM
  • "Loop Mummy iPhone case / Nano watchband bring Chitown flair to accessories" TUAW 8:30 AM
  • "Book review: What Would Steve Jobs Do?" ZDNet 10:21 AM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Projectbook: Notes and To-dos Review/New note-taker and task manager compares well to Evernote" Macworld 2:48 PM
  • "ReadWriteWeb Recommends: Nav App for iOS" ReadWriteWeb 11:24 AM
  • "Time Is Of The Essence As You Solve The Mystery Surrounding John Doe In Time Trap HdO" App Advice 8:11 AM
  • "Are You Smart Enough To Solve Webz?" App Advice 8:11 AM
  • "'Sunshine' Review - Better to Burn Out than to Fade Away" Touch Arcade 11:02 AM
  • "Puzzle Craft – Match Three Meets Town Building" Apple'n'Apps 7:54 PM
  • "Catch Notes Review: Catch Notes aims to be the Swiss Army Knife of productivity apps, with note taking, to do list creation and more available." 148Apps 12:49 PM
  • "Tavern Quest Review" 148Apps 3:09 PM
  • "Keri Racing Review" 148Apps 2:47 PM
  • "Random Heroes Review: League of Evil creator Ravenous Games has a new platformer with longer levels, but something gets lost in the style change." 148Apps 11:33 AM
  • "Age of Chaos Review: Step back in time with bow and arrow battles and stone forts." 148Apps 8:29 AM
  • "Fish Hooks Review: A fun, fish-themed and water based physics puzzler from Disney." 148Apps 9:10 AM
  • "Alpaca Farm Review: For a game featuring such soft and cuddly creatures, Alpaca Farm is surprisingly unforgiving." 148Apps 10:23 AM
How-To/Tutorial
  • "How to Use iOS 5's Text Shortcuts to Correct Common Autocorrect Errors" 148Apps 2:49 PM
Tips
  • "Here's How To Sell Your Used iPhone Right Now But Keep It Till The iPhone 5 Is Released" Cult of Mac 2:43 PM
  • "Best time to trade in your iPhone is ... now" CNNMoney 8:30 AM
  • "Trading up to the next iPhone? Gazelle has a deal for you" CNET News 8:29 AM
  • "iPhone button doesn't work? Here's what to do" Melbourne Age 7:51 AM
Analysis/Commentary/Editorial/Opinion
  • "Is the iPhone Better for Mobile Ads?" CIO 7:38 PM
  • "Dear Apple: Please Set iMessage Free" Gizmodo 2:49 PM
  • "Why Apple's iMessage Isn't A Home Run For Businesses" Cult of Mac 2:48 PM
  • "Mutually Assured Destruction & Google/Motorola vs. Apple" ZDNet 3:02 PM
  • "Analysis: Apple Could Benefit by a Samsung Victory, Analyst" The Mac Observer 7:30 PM
  • "Apple: Would They Be Better Off If They Lost The Samsung Suit?" Forbes 2:41 PM
  • "Editorial: High Expectations For The New iPhone Dock Connector" AppleBitch 12:48 PM
  • "Poll Technica: is the TV market 'Apple's game to lose'? Former Apple CEO John Sculley thinks so. Do you?" Ars Technica 12:50 PM
  • "Ex-Apple CEO Sculley Says Apple Has Best Shot To Win TV Market" Cult of Mac 11:25 AM
  • "Understanding Apple vs Google Maps – Deep Analysis, Early Trauma"  The Motley Fool 10:52 AM
  • "Who's afraid of the iPad? Not Lenovo" Fortune 9:53 AM
  • "What Really Scares Apple's Competitors" Tech.pinions 9:51 AM
  • "HTML5 No Threat To Native App Dominance?" MacNews 9:33 AM
  • "Judge to Tell Jury that Both Apple & Samsung Destroyed Evidence" The Mac Observer 10:59 AM
  • "Tim Cook To Make Last-Ditch Attempt To Reach Agreement With Samsung CEO Over Telephone" Cult of Mac 11:04 AM
  • "Tim Cook and Samsung CEO to Discuss Patent Dispute One Last Time Today Ahead of Jury Deliberations" MacRumors 9:32 AM
  • "Apple, Samsung Fail to Cut Back Patent Infringement Claims" The Mac Observer 9:13 AM
  • "To no one's surprise, last-ditch Apple-Samsung settlement attempt fails" Ars Technica 9:08 AM
  • "Samsung's deleted Apple e-mail problem goes poof" Fortune 8:59 AM
  • "Apple retail exec: 'we messed up'" TG Daily 8:25 AM
  • "Google vs Apple equals WWIII: How's that for thermonuclear, Apple?"  VentureBeat 8:19 AM
  • "The iPhone Makes More Money Than Every Microsoft Product Put Together" Cult of Mac 8:18 AM
  • "Apple's Futuristic Flying Saucer HQ Already Out of Date"  TechNewsWorld 8:11 AM
  • "The 'sealed-box' Mac: Cutting-edge design or planned obsolescence? The new MacBook Pro with 'Retina' display appears to be a harbinger"  Computerworld 7:52 AM
  • "Why Launching A Mobile App Is Pointless" Forbes 7:41 AM
  • "Motorola files new patent claims against Apple" TG Daily 7:37 AM
  • "Will an Apple Patent Victory Kill Smartphones?" 24/7 Wall St. 7:37 AM
  • "7 ways iPhoneTouch.Blorge talks bilge about iPhone 5" iTWire 7:27 AM
  • "Apple Is Prepping New Apple TV, But Not a TV Set" PC Magazine 2:49 PM
  • "New Report details Apple's vision for a set top cable box" Edible Apple 10:01 AM
  • "An Apple Television? I'll Believe It When I See It (get ready for the mother of all AppleTV upgrades)" PixoBebo 7:24 AM
Non-Apple
  • "Should Mark Zuckerberg resign from Facebook over stock price? Yeah, right after Steve Jobs" Beatweek Magazine 7:29 PM
  • "Editorial: Cutting the cable cord is a young trend going in the right direction" Engadget 2:47 PM
  • "Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Teardown" iFixit 8:04 AM
Humor/Cartoons
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Challenge The iOS World To A Spelling Competition With Womby" App Advice 3:03 PM
  • "Climbing Rope-Inspired Cables for Your iPhone" Wired 2:49 PM
  • "Plants vs. Zombies 2 teased... for spring 2013!" iMore 2:48 PM
  • "This iTypewriter Is The Most Ridiculous iPad Accessory You'll See All Week" Cult of Mac 12:52 PM
  • "There's a new browser in iPhone town: Meet Maxthon" The Next Web 9:09 AM
  • "Adobe Launches Creative Suite Tutorial Collection as iPad App" creativebits 8:26 AM
  • "Marvel assembling new Avengers game for iPhone, iPad" iMore 8:26 AM
  • "Sky Sports for iPad app gets second screen experience" T3 8:11 AM
  • "The MUG Event Calendar for the Week of August 20: Derrick Story, Aaron Davis of Apple and More Mountain Lion" The MUG Center 7:47 AM
  • "iSpell that! App for iPad" prMac 11:01 AM
  • "SweetCam Lets Users Look Better Beyond their Imagination" prMac 9:53 AM
  • "Monitoring Status and Activity of iOS Device with Informer" prMac 9:06 AM
  • "Popular Nav App Innovates Augmented Reality Movie Capture, Range Scopes" prMac 8:11 AM
  • "FitPal: New iPhone App Will Take Control of Exercise Workouts" prMac 8:11 AM
  • "Racing Legends for iOS - The History of F1 in a Single Game" prMac 8:10 AM
  • "August Sale Special: Life Inventory iPhone / iPad Apps at Reduced Prices" prMac 7:32 AM
  • "Your Recipes Where You Want Them - My Kitchen Buddy for iPad" prMac 7:32 AM
  • "rabTAI releases BallsBreaker 2.0 for iOS - A Complete New Game" prMac 7:32 AM
  • "Flight Unlimited 2 for iOS - Exclusive HD Screenshots" prMac 7:32 AM
  • "IdeaCave Studios Releases Calm 1.0 for iOS - New Meditation Timer" prMac 7:32 AM
  • "iClarified Releases Completely Rebuilt App for the iPhone" prMac 7:32 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Google-Oracle blogger details revealed: Court-ordered release causes speculation if judge believes jury may have read articles written about case" The Guardian 11:10 AM
  • "Google and Oracle publish lists of paid contributors as part of Android legal battle" V3 11:11 AM
  • "Google, Oracle Deny Paying For Propaganda: Oracle insists Google has paid 'influencers' to support its position in patent and copyright litigation." InformationWeek 11:11 AM
  • "SEC Sues Oracle Over Secret Side Funds in India" InAudit 11:10 AM
  • "Oracle secrecy threatens open MySQL development" The H Open 11:10 AM
  • "Microsoft radically overhauls license agreements for Windows 8" ZDNet 8:09 AM
  • "Microsoft offloads 20 percent of its Facebook shares: report" ZDNet 8:09 AM
  • "Microsoft makes its Facebook shares pay off, report says" CNET News 7:58 AM
  • "Windows 8 Tablets Outscore iPads at Seton Hall" WSJ Blogs 9:17 AM
  • "Hewlett-Packard draws in the value crowd: Value-focused funds buy up battered PC giant in second quarter" MarketWatch 7:55 AM
  • "IBM fuels up zNext mainframe for launch" The Register 7:40 AM
  • "Dell pries open shrunken PowerVault, crams whole lotta disk inside" The Register 7:40 AM
  • "Dell's PowerVault MD3 brings 180TB of storage to the rack" ZDNet 10:23 AM
  • "Cisco's 75% Dividend Increase Bodes Well For Investors" Seeking Alpha 8:07 AM
  • "Cisco Vs. Intel: Which One Provides Will Provide Superior Dividend Growth?" Seeking Alpha 11:13 AM
  • "Who's afraid of the iPad? Not Lenovo: The chairman of China's largest PC maker thinks the PC is far from dead. And his company has got the sales figures to back it up." Fortune 9:53 AM
  • "Red-faced chip-fryer AMD pulls blog offline after hackers munch 32KB" The Register 11:14 AM
  • "Prepare for the era of the data center in a box" Computerworld 7:52 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Why Apple's stock is suddenly soaring: 4 theories" The Week 2:41 PM
  • "At Record High, How Should You Trade Apple?" CNBC 12:52 PM
  • "Apple Breaks A Record, Facebook Breaks Its Fall" Forbes 7:33 PM
  • "Buy Apple's Low Volatility Before iPhone 5 Launch" Seeking Alpha 12:52 PM
  • "Analysis: Apple Nears Number of the Beast with Record $665 Close" The Mac Observer 7:30 PM
  • "Is It Finally Time To Take Profits On Apple?" Seeking Alpha 10:24 AM
  • "Logarithmic Charts Should Be The 'Apple' Of Your Eye" Seeking Alpha 11:55 AM
  • "Look whose Apple price targets are underwater: As Apple's share price approaches $660, are some analysts having second thoughts?" Fortune 10:22 AM
  • "Is Apple's 'new iPhone' rally already over?" TheStreet [Free Registration Required] 11:04 AM
  • "Why Google Will Beat Apple to $1,000" Minyanville 10:53 AM
Industry News
  • "Asia Markets: Asia stocks mostly higher, but Japan lags/Asian stocks traded mostly higher Tuesday, although Japanese machinery firms and shares of Sharp Corp. weighed on the Tokyo market." MarketWatch 9:35 PM
  • "NASDAQ Volume Leaders for Monday, August 20th" Equity Briefing 10:53 AM
  • "Stocks Open Lower; Apple Hits All-Time Highs" CNBC 8:52 AM
  • "Stocks Beat Strategists Seeing Best Over Following Rally" Bloomberg 8:33 AM
  • "Stock Futures Slip as ECB Excitement Dims" TheStreet 8:50 AM
  • "Stocks dip but remain near 4-year highs" CNNMoney 8:49 AM
  • "Stock Futures Slip; Central Banks in Focus" FOXBusiness 9:03 AM
  • "U.S. Stocks Pull Back: U.S. stocks ticked lower after the euro zone's central bank damped hopes that it may be considering moves to stabilize troubled sovereign debt markets." WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 8:49 AM
  • "Europe Markets: Europe stocks choppy, with debt crisis in focus/European stock markets seesawed between small gains and losses on Monday, weighed by miners and oil firms, as investors prepared for a week of discussions about the region's debt crisis." MarketWatch 8:52 AM
  • "Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks: Nasdaq's 10 most active stocks at the close of trading" Associated Press 7:29 PM
  • "Final Glance: Computer companies/Computer companies shares mixed at the close of trading" Associated Press 7:29 PM
  • "Midday Glance: Computer companies/Computer companies shares mixed at 1 p.m." Associated Press 3:06 PM

 
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Writers Emeritus: W. Lewis, R. Chandler, W. Morris, G. Simenon, C. Vallejo, F. Garcia Lorca,
P. White, R. Adams, P. Valery, C. Aiken, R. Bradbury, F. Pessoa, S. Bellow, F. O'Connor
Art Directors: V. Van Gogh, C. Monet
Advertising Managers: C. Chaplin, H. Marx
Public Relations Firm: Bits & Bytes
Bomb Squad: Type 11 Errors
Chief Scientists: I. Asimov, S. Hawking
Road Crew: R. Petty, J. Cooper
Mechanics: Tom and Ray
Fishing Crew: A. Lindner, D. Stange, K. VanDam
Head Chef: Mom
Head Travel Guru: D. Pearson
Mascots: Cyberdog, Clarus the Dogcow
General Counsel: #%@*$$$$!

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