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MacSurfer's Archive: Tuesday, October 2, 2012
 

 

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Weekend Highlights: Interesting article from Jeff Sommer at New York Times looks at the impact iPhone has on the US economy, citing JP Morgan economist who believes Apple's phone contributes "[1/4] to [1/3] of a percentage point to the annualized growth rate of the [GDP]"; with iTunes seeing drop in music sales, will Apple's Beats acquisition and integration be the thing that resuscitates the platform?; Barron's looks at Apple Pay and Apple's locking in of Mastercard and Visa; CVS joins Rite Aid in rejecting Apple Pay; Mashable says new iMac Retina screen so good it could stop traffic; China's official news agency, Xinhuanet, interviews Tim Cook who tells of China's importance to Apple, and that "Apple wants everything it develops to enter China market" — more in our Apple/Macintosh section; Apple Pay continues to be in the news as the service gets off the ground to a few glitches, Jan Dawson examines the service as it stands today, and where it is heading; Benzinga looks into whether Apple Pay is safe or not; Macworld has a primer on what to do if you experienced a post-Yosemite install disaster; The Mac Observer explains "handing off calls to your iPhone"; a couple features from Macworld on iTunes 12; more Yosemite system prefs reviewed at eXtensions, Mission Control and Displays; Kraig Becker thinks Apple's productivity suite "should replace Microsoft Office for Mac users"; apparently knock-offs in China responsible for spam deluge impacting iMessage; Sprint ups the ante with a new plan to rent iPhone and upgrade every year; iPhone 6 Plus seeing app crashing issue?; Six Colors reviews the new Retina iMac, and Kirk McElhearn has one word on his first impressions: "Wow!"

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Apple/Macintosh
  • "Apple Maps Flap Hasn't Sapped IPhone Sales: Sterne Agee says there have been no changes to supply-chain build plans." Barron's [Subscription Required for Full Article] 3:35 PM
  • "Apple Maps, China -- and the Art of War" Forbes 3:54 PM
  • "Apple's Maps: Decision by Wall Street?" Tech.pinions 9:07 AM
  • "Can Apple Get By With 'Nobody's Perfect' Defense? What matters now is the response: not only to the customers who have experienced WiFi and other problems, but also to the carriers. 'It is fairly normal thing to have problems with a new smartphone, but it isn't just consumers [Apple] has to worry about,' said IHS iSuppli analyst Ian Fogg. 'They have to make sure that the carriers don't get upset, as the carriers will get complaints and possibly returns.'"  MacNewsWorld 9:00 AM
  • "Did Apple's fanboy fever peak with Steve Jobs?"  CNN 9:48 AM
  • "Google withdraws patent complaint against Apple" ["In a brief filing with the International Trade Commission made on Monday, Motorola Mobility said it was dropping without prejudice a complaint that Apple had infringed on seven Motorola patents."] Reuters 3:29 PM
  • "Samsung files lawsuit against Apple over latest iPhone" Reuters 10:28 AM
  • "Apple urges court to move ahead with at least 6 of 32 patents waiting for HTC in Delaware"  Foss Patents 9:01 AM
  • "Samsung Goes After Apple's iPhone 5" CNBC 4:27 PM
  • "Samsung adds iPhone 5 to its patent battle with Apple" BBC 8:15 AM
  • "iPhone 5 added to Samsung's patent case against Apple" Network World 8:00 AM
  • "Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1: U.S. Court Lifts Sales Ban Granted Prior To Apple Vs Samsung Patent Trial" TechCrunch 8:43 AM
  • "Judge lifts ban on sale of Samsung tablet" CNNMoney 8:54 AM
  • "Apple hit by patent suit over Passbook: A software development company is claiming patent infringment on the part of Apple's new Passbook electronic ticketing system." CNET News 8:30 AM
  • "Company suing Apple over Passbook is funded by Microsoft and Motorola" VentureBeat 11:45 AM
  • "Apple sued for 'stealing' Passbook patents: A company claims it owns the patents to technology used by iOS 6 new Passbook feature" Macworld UK 8:22 AM
  • "Passbook makes Apple next legal target of online reservations company" GigaOM 1:40 PM
  • "Apple's big headache in emerging markets" BGR 3:39 PM
OS X
News
  • "Browser Speed Tests, Mac Edition: Chrome 22, Firefox 15, Safari 6, and Opera 12.02" Lifehacker 11:45 AM
  • "OS X Mountain Lion's torrid upgrade pace cools: Like two previous upgrades, reaches 22% in two months" Computerworld 8:07 AM
AppleCare/Troubleshooting
  • "Users are having issues with Time Machine and Spotlight in Apple's OS X 10.7.5" The Next Web 8:14 AM
Reviews/How-To/Tips
  • "Disk Order Review: Is this Finder replacement good enough to replace your Finder?" Mac|Life 3:38 PM
  • "Review: QuickBooks 2013, despite its quirks, is good for business" Macworld 9:56 AM
  • "Review: Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 and Premiere Elements 11" 9 to 5 Mac 9:49 AM
  • "Norton iAntiVirus review: Free antivirus for your Mac, from a company that knows a thing or two about computer maintenance." Macworld UK 9:11 AM
  • "Humble Bundle review: The Humble Bundle changes from month to month, so we review the idea behind this innovative way to grab great games." Macworld UK 9:11 AM
  • "Jaksta Music Miner Review" Mac|Life 11:08 AM
  • "Play DOS Games on Your Mac with Boxer" Mactuts+ 9:02 AM
  • "Organize iTunes Library & Connect To Last.fm With Tune Instructor" AddictiveTips 9:19 AM
  • "How to Hide Software Updates from the Mac App Store" Amsys 12:24 PM
  • "How To Enable And Use Dictation In Mountain Lion [OS X Tips] Cult of Mac 8:37 AM
  • "How To Use Alfred As A Snippet Manager [How-To] Cult of Mac 8:36 AM
  • "Stress Test a Mac by Maxing Out CPU" OS X Daily 4:19 PM
  • "Look At The Future Of Publishing With 60 Mountain Lion Tips On Mac, iPhone, iPad" Mac 360 8:00 AM
  • "Why Every Mac Graphic Designer Needs An Onscreen Pixel Measuring Stick" McSolo 7:59 AM
  • "How To Copy Text Or Images To Your Mac's Clipboard And Turn Them Into A File" BohemianBoomer 7:59 AM
  • "A Cool, Free, New Way To Manage iTunes On Your Mac (with features not found in iTunes)" Mac 360 7:59 AM
  • "How To Customize Folders In The Mac's Dock And In The Finder's Sidebar" TeraTalks 7:59 AM
  • "The Coolest Calendar Menubar App Gives You One-Click Access To Tasks And Alerts" NoodleMac 7:59 AM
  • "Got Business Cards? Use This Mac App To Design And Print Your Own Cards Instantly" Mac 360 7:59 AM
Op/Ed
Press Releases
  • "SuperSync 5 will add support for iTunes Match" TUAW 8:40 PM
  • "CadFaster for Vectorworks 2013 is available" Architosh 3:20 PM
  • "Graphisoft updates BIMx announces 100k downloads" Architosh 3:20 PM
  • "Batman: Arkham City Comes to the Mac in November" MacRumors 1:29 PM
  • "Announcing FontAgent Pro 5: A New Type of Font Manager" FontAgent Pro 1:29 PM
  • "Introductory Sale on Baker Exegetical Commentary" Accordance 11:00 AM
  • "Batman: Arkham City Game of the Year Edition hits OS X this November" AppleTell 9:09 AM
  • "DEVONsphere Express 1.6 indexes network servers, other improvements" DEVONtechnologies 8:03 AM
  • "Acrobat XI goes touchy-cloudy" iTWire 7:58 AM
  • "PandaWare Simple Help Editor updated to version 5.0.5" PandaWare 7:58 AM
  • "Ondesoft Releases New Software for Mac - W3Capture" prMac 7:57 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "comScore: Apple & Google Gain Smartphone Subscriber Share" The Mac Observer 6:06 PM
  • "Rights group lauds privacy changes in Apple's iOS 6: New features allow users to exercise more control over their data, says Center for Democracy and Technology" Computerworld 8:07 AM
  • "Good News For Discovery Apps: Apple Allows Apps To Sell Other Apps Directly In iOS 6" TechCrunch 8:15 AM
  • "iOS 6 adoption by device: iPhone leads, iPod touch trails" GigaOM 10:33 AM
  • "iOS 6 adoption now at 60% for iPhones, iPod Touch lagging behind" SlashGear 1:39 PM
  • "Apple smartphones gaining on Samsung in US" AFP 3:36 PM
  • "Sorry, Microsoft: Android and iOS are still the only operating systems that matter" BGR 4:02 PM
  • "Study shows 25% of Americans own a tablet" Ars Technica 9:01 AM
  • "The New York Times launches 'experimental' HTML5 iPad Web app: Preparing to skip Apple's Newsstand fee?" The Next Web 8:18 AM
  • "Sign Of The Times: The New York Times Debuts An HTML5 Web App For iPad" TechCrunch 8:43 AM
  • "Coca-Cola still most valuable brand" ["Following Coca-Cola on the list of most valuable brands: Apple, I.B.M., Google, Microsoft, GE, McDonald's, Intel, Samsung and Toyota."] Atlanta Journal-Constitution [Free Registration Required] 8:08 AM
  • "Report: Apple is prepping iPhone 5 models for Virgin Mobile" Digital Trends 8:27 AM
  • "Rare full recording of 1983 Steve Jobs speech reveals Apple had been working on iPad for 27 years" The Next Web 3:44 PM
  • "Steve Jobs: Life & Legacy Reexamined One Year Later [Video] Cult of Mac 3:38 PM
  • "The Zen of Steve Jobs" Forbes 3:35 PM
  • "Untold Stories About Steve Jobs: Friends and Colleagues Share Their Memories"  Forbes 8:42 AM
  • "Woz Discusses Whether Apple Can Prosper Without Jobs" PC Magazine 9:56 AM
  • "Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak gives jailbreaking the thumbs up, wishes iTunes supported Android" The Next Web 8:31 AM
  • "Woz: I wish iTunes could run on my Android devices" CNET News 9:35 AM
  • "Hollywood-style movies with an iPhone 5? It can be done" CNET News 8:55 AM
  • "Fake Apple Discount Card Wants to Steal Your Personal Info" Mashable 9:15 AM
  • "EU Digital Commissioner Pushes For Better European 4G Rollout To Support iPhone, iPad And Others" TechCrunch 8:43 AM
  • "Nokia goes after 'dreary' Apple in clever new video ad" wpcentral 4:27 PM
  • "Nokia commercial slams iPhone 5's lack of color" AppleInsider 6:07 PM
Non-Apple News
  • "Microsoft Invents Flex Displays for Phones & Game Controller" Patent Bolt 12:25 PM
  • "Google's answer to Siri thinks ahead" Kurzweil 11:45 AM
Publications/Podcasts
  • "Foundation Video: Matt Rogers, Co-Founder Of Nest, Demos New Learning Thermostat" ["Our latest episode features Nest co-founder Matt Rogers. Matt shows off the reinvented Nest Learning Thermostat, just announced today. Matt was also an Apple iPhone engineer. He also remembers his early days at Apple, including the never shipped click-wheel iPhone."] TechCrunch 2:09 PM
Hardware/Software
  • "Purported 'iPad mini' parts show front & back panels, LCD, nano-SIM tray" AppleInsider 1:41 PM
  • "Leaked iPad Mini Pics Show Nano-SIM Card Slot, Anodized Aluminum Casing" TechCrunch 1:41 PM
  • "The iPad Mini Will Have 3G [Report] Mashable 2:10 PM
  • "iPad Mini rumors ramp up: Apple may reveal the iPad Mini this month, the Nest Learning Thermostat gets cooler, and LinkedIn wants you to follow the leader." CNET News 4:20 PM
  • "iPad Mini Rumor Roundup: Everything We Think We Know" Gizmodo 11:32 AM
  • "Why the iPad Mini may go 16:9, like the iPhone 5" ZDNet 9:19 AM
  • "Apple users quick to adopt iOS 6" V3 3:38 PM
  • "Apple on Purple Haze in iPhone 5 Photos: 'It's Normal'" Mashable 8:25 AM
  • "iPhone 5 users complain about purple photos" CNN 3:30 PM
  • "Yield rates for Apple's iPhone 5 in-cell touch panels improving" AppleInsider 9:15 AM
  • "Is Sharp showing high-res iPad mini screens?" TechHive 9:56 AM
  • "Color me prettier: Galaxy S III display outdoes iPhone 5" CNET News 9:18 AM
  • "Samsung Galaxy S III's Display Better Than iPhone 5's On Paper, But Users Unlikely To Notice" TechCrunch 9:18 AM
  • "Apple iOS 6 Brings Wi-Fi Connectivity Problems" VernonChan 8:04 AM
Granted Apple Patents
  • "Apple patents wireless adapter, may ease accessory incompatibility issues" AppleInsider 9:10 AM
  • "Apple Wins Patent for New Hybrid Home Button that Locks Screen Orientation" Patently Apple 9:50 AM
  • "Apple Granted More LTE Patents & Picks up a Design win for their Classic iTunes Logo Crediting the Late Steve Jobs" Patently Apple 8:01 AM
  • "Apple Wins Patents for Multi-Touch & Spirals UI for iTunes" Patently Apple 11:17 AM
  • "Apple Working On Streaming With Compressed Playlists" MacNews 10:56 AM
  • "Apple Patent Involves User Interface For Media Playback" MacNews 10:43 AM
AppleCare/Helps
  • "Apple warns 'wrist rests will ruin Retina Display MacBook'" Macworld UK 8:23 AM
  • "A friend mentioned he spoke to 'someone' in an Apple store and was told that he could use his iPad charger with his iPhone 4, but that since the charger was of higher wattage he had to be careful not to overcharge his iPhone. This doesn't feel right to me - my sense was that the chips controlling the batteries in these devices are very sophisticated, and that we don't have to worry about this issue. I would love some kind of confirmation, either pro or con. Thanks." MacInTouch 10:43 AM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "Star Rover HD For iPad Is Temporarily Available For Free (Normally $0.99)" Apple Sliced 9:03 AM
  • "Next Thing For iPhone and iPad Is Free Right Now (Previously $4.99)" Apple Sliced 9:03 AM
  • "Blood Roofs For iPhone and iPad Is Free Today (Was $0.99)" Apple Sliced 9:03 AM
  • "MacBook Air Prices & Sales" MacPrices 8:07 AM
  • "MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 8:07 AM

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Reviews/How-To/Tutorials/Tips
Reviews
  • "Ready to give up your mouse for a standalone touchpad?" AppleTell 4:25 PM
  • "Behold! The First Fancily-Printed Panoramic Photo From The iPhone 5" TechCrunch 3:32 PM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Forget Mapplegate. Apple Maps are Maptastic!" ["In light of the frenzy created by Apple Maps, we took a look at something industry experts and iPhone users have not yet considered: Is it possible that Apple Maps is actually better for iPhone users? Is the app more data efficient? Will using Apple Maps actually help users save their precious and limited megabytes, as well as being more responsive and faster to operate? The answer to this series of questions is an enthusiastic YES!"] onavo 8:59 AM
  • "Make the most of your second screen" TechHive 8:26 AM
  • "Review: TV Guide Mobile for iOS" Macworld 8:26 AM
  • "Review: Miso for iOS" Macworld 8:26 AM
  • "Review: Into_Now for iOS" Macworld 8:26 AM
  • "Review: GetGlue for iPad" Macworld 8:26 AM
  • "Review: BuddyTV for iOS" Macworld 8:26 AM
  • "Bad Piggies for iPhone review: cartoon puzzle game from the makers of Angry Birds" Macworld UK 9:11 AM
  • "Quark DesignPad for iPad review: Quirky design focused app from Quark helps develop grid based layouts" Macworld UK 9:11 AM
  • "Felix for App.net for iPhone review" iMore 9:05 AM
  • "Finally, A Kid-Filtered iPad Browser, But Not From Apple" Forbes 8:47 AM
  • "New iPhone apps worth downloading: Dinosaur Train Mesozoic Math Adventures, Kapu Tickle Toy Camera, King Oddball" Appolicious 8:16 AM
  • "Birdeez app flies toward birdwatchers' iPhones" TechHive 3:32 PM
  • "Appidemic: Splice: Tree of Life for iPad" AppleTell 9:09 AM
  • "Dino Life Review" 148Apps 10:46 AM
  • "Electric Tentacle Review" 148Apps 9:01 AM
  • "101 Airborne Review" 148Apps 1:30 PM
How-To/Tutorial
  • "Restoring Apps and App folder layouts" iLounge 5:47 PM
  • "New In iOS 6: How To Use Do Not Disturb" App Advice 8:27 AM
Tips
  • "Email Photos from iOS the Easy Way" OS X Daily 4:19 PM
  • "Helping Siri recognize difficult names Tips" iLounge 3:32 PM
  • "iPhone 5 or Samsung Galaxy S3? And why Sprint LTE isn't enough/Ask Maggie offers advice on choosing between the two hottest smartphones on the market: iPhone 5 or Galaxy S3. And she explains why she didn't consider Sprint's iPhone 5." CNET News 3:31 PM
  • "Fix an iOS device that refuses to launch 3rd-party Apps" Mac OS X Hints 9:49 AM
  • "Fix iOS 6 Maps With This Simple Setting" Cult of Mac 9:11 AM
  • "Fix iPhone Apps Stuck 'Waiting' During Installation" Lifehacker 9:10 AM
Analysis/Commentary/Editorial/Opinion
  • "Low Cost Android Tablets Level Market Share with Apple's iPad" The Mac Observer 9:27 PM
  • "Cassandra -Wednesday Review -The Week in Full Swing" eXtensions 9:27 PM
  • "Steve Jobs was a 'noticer' that could be harsh at times, sensitive at others: New anecdotes bring new details; like he was 'really, really, really good 1-on-1.'" Ars Technica 8:06 PM
  • "Steve Jobs was a 'noticer' that could be harsh at times, sensitive at others: New anecdotes bring new details; like he was 'really, really, really good 1-on-1.'" Ars Technica 8:06 PM
  • "Steve Jobs seems to predict iPad in rare 1983 recording: The complete recording of Jobs' talk at an Aspen design conference contained hints of Apple products to come." CNET News 7:39 PM
  • "No, the iPhone 5 doesn't cost $1800 – and other geek lies dispelled" Beatweek Magazine 6:22 PM
  • "iPhone 5: First the Hype, Now the Gripes" Forbes 3:55 PM
  • "Consumer Reports says nice things of Apple Maps" iDownload Blog 3:48 PM
  • "Apple v. HTC: What's the deal with Delaware?" Fortune 3:36 PM
  • "iPhone 5 and the dark side (Video)" Examiner 3:30 PM
  • "Onavo: Apple Maps Uses 80% Less Data than Old Google Maps" The Mac Observer 3:20 PM
  • "Will Apple's past success tarnish its future?" CBS News 2:10 PM
  • "Why iPhone 5? | LinkedIn" asymco 1:40 PM
  • "Steve Jobs: A comic book superhero (Video)/Tech greats like Steve Jobs and Bill Gates are joining the ranks of comic book superheros in the latest bio-comic craze." CNET News 1:40 PM
  • "Can't We All Just.... Get Along? [Opinion] iSource 1:30 PM
  • "The Macalope Daily: Extreme situations require extreme solutions" Macworld 3:19 PM
  • "The Macalope Daily: Extreme situations require extreme solutions" Macworld [Insider Content] 9:56 AM
  • "Some Feature Ideas For IOS Maps" MacNews 9:47 AM
  • "The Absolute Worst iPhone 5 Delivery Experience Of All Time [Image] Cult of Mac 9:07 AM
  • "iOS 6 Maps Make Me Feel Like I Live On Pluto" Forbes 8:47 AM
  • "Would Steve Jobs Have Fired Tim Cook?" [Video Report] CNBC 1:38 PM
  • "If Steve Jobs Were Alive, He Would Fire Tim Cook" Forbes 9:20 AM
  • "Would Steve Jobs have released Maps?"  Fortune 8:39 AM
  • "Samsung claims iPhone 5 violates eight patents" Examiner 8:16 AM
  • "Apple iPhone 5 not worth the investment" Kaleidoscope 8:15 AM
  • "The iPad mini, the iPhone mini, and Mapsgate" PixoBebo 7:59 AM
Non-Apple
  • "Paul Allen Reviews Windows 8" Techland 1:37 PM
  • "Broadband Data Caps: Are You Being Throttled?" Tapscape 11:08 AM
  • "Google Glasses: Why I'm not buying the hype" The Next Web 9:01 AM
Humor/Cartoons
  • "Seeing More Internal Google Memes Shows How Hilariously Sad Googlers Really Are" Gizmodo 5:25 PM
  • "Mad Magazine Joins In On The iOS 6 Maps Fun With Its Parody Of A 1976 New Yorker Cover [Humor] Cult of Android 8:38 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Finally, A Dock That Doesn't Blink When Apple Changes iPhone Connectors Or Device Design" TechCrunch 4:07 PM
  • "MoviePass launches iPhone app and card combo, takes unlimited viewing to all US theaters" Engadget 11:45 AM
  • "Personalized Emoticons with PhotoSmileys 1.4: Make your Photos Active" PhotoSmiley 10:25 AM
  • "iPad Pinball Controller Makes No Promise of Wizardry" Gizmodo 9:49 AM
  • "1Password 3.7: Support For iPhone 5, VoiceOver On iPad ... (and More!)" RazorianFly 9:01 AM
  • "Duo launches 'Made for iPad' certified Duo Gamer controller" iPodNN 8:54 AM
  • "Jasmine: An Awesome YouTube App With Full iPad and iPhone 5 Support" AppleBitch 8:43 AM
  • "TNW Magazine is now available on the iPhone" The Next Web 8:21 AM
  • "AeroDrift for iOS: A Incredible Speed-Platform Game" prMac 10:28 AM
  • "OfficeTime Update Simplifies Exporting Reports; Supports iOS 6" prMac 7:58 AM
  • "Uploading Books To iTunes Using iTunes Producer" prMac 7:58 AM
  • "Become a mighty Roman god with All my Gods iPad" prMac 7:58 AM
  • "Kids - Choose, wrap and deliver exciting gifts in Bamba Post Office" prMac 7:58 AM
  • "TC Games brings an Action RPG/Shooter to the iOS with Death Call 2" prMac 7:58 AM
  • "Games For Girls, LLC releases new dress up game" prMac 7:58 AM
  • "Face Changing Fun for iPhone and iPad" prMac 7:57 AM
  • "New App Let's iOS Users Get Where They Need to Be With Just One Tap" prMac 7:57 AM
  • "INGOT GAMES introduces BoxPlots 1.0 for iOS - New Puzzle Game" prMac 7:57 AM
  • "If You Want the Best Smoothies, You Need the Best Smoothie App" prMac 7:57 AM
  • "Great Coffee App 1.0 for Coffee Enthusiasts" prMac 7:57 AM
  • "Frosting Fallout Descends Onto The App Store" prMac 7:57 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Google overtakes Microsoft as world's second largest IT firm: As users move away from desktop machines to internet dependent mobile devices" The Inquirer 7:16 AM
  • "Xbox 720 launch details guarded as Microsoft increases security" TrustedReviews 7:17 AM
  • "Nothing clear-cut in mobile war" IT Web 7:17 AM
  • "Microsoft launching own news organization after MSNBC spli" Silicon Valley 7:32 AM
  • "Misco Expo 12: Microsoft 'already working on Windows 9' and more" ITProPortal 7:23 AM
  • "Microsoft Is Its Own Greatest Obstacle" TheStreet 7:23 AM
  • "Microsoft revamps MSN for Windows 8 and IE10" ITProPortal 7:23 AM
  • "HP Cranks Up 'Enterprise Tablet' Marketing With ElitePad 900" CRN 7:03 AM
  • "Hewlett-Packard to face skeptical Wall Street: CEO Whitman holds first analyst meeting as tech giant struggles" MarketWatch 2:10 PM
  • "Hewlett-Packard Is A 'Value Trap' That Is Worth Buying Now" Seeking Alpha 7:03 AM
  • "Hewlett-Packard: Wait For The Turnaround" Seeking Alpha 7:03 AM
  • "Intel could win, even if Utrabooks fail" EE Times 2:15 PM
  • "Report: Intel late delivering Clover Trail power management" Electronista 6:29 AM
  • "Intel chip for Windows 8 tablets running late" Computing 7:15 AM
  • "Once more unto the breach: AMD's Trinity takes on Intel's Ivy Bridge" ExtremeTech 7:08 AM
  • "AMD wants graphics processors to run Java" EE Times 7:39 AM
  • "AMD A10 and A8 Trinity APU: Virgo CPU Performance" HotHardware 6:30 AM
  • "AMD announces UK Trinity A10, A8, A6, A4 pricing" bit-tech 7:08 AM
  • "TechLines panelist profile: IBM's James Kobielus on big data talent" ZDNet 7:14 AM
  • "Oracle's Larry Ellison takes swing at IBM" ITProPortal 7:14 AM
  • "Tit for tat: Amazon offers free taste of Oracle database" GigaOM 6:28 AM
  • "Cisco CEO Chambers' pay drops 9% to $11.7 million" Network World 2:11 PM
  • "WebOS resurrected on Android devices" TG Daily 6:27 AM
  • "Dell and OSIsoft Build Smart Grid Platform for Synchrophasor Big Data: An integrated hardware-software suite for analyzing the 60-cycle-per-second data that describes the grid." Greentech Media 7:01 AM
  • "Lenovo to Set Up PC Plant in U.S." WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 6:26 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Apple Should Rise On This $29 Solution, Eventually" Seeking Alpha 4:20 PM
  • "Mister October? Why Apple's Stock Is Like Reggie Jackson" CNBC 3:30 PM
  • "Spouting Nonsense About Apple's Secret Hedge Fund: Or as an alternative title, why you might want to be careful believing what Zero Hedge says about anything." Forbes 8:46 AM
  • "Apple Analyst Sees No iPhone 5 Worries" 24/7 Wall St. 9:01 AM
  • "Apple or Google?" Forbes 9:20 AM
  • "Elliott Waves Warn Of Apple Correction" Forbes 8:29 AM
  • "Will iPhone 5 sales be star of Apple's 25 October financial results announcement?" Macworld UK 8:24 AM
  • "Apple to release iPhone 5 sales (and 2012 earnings) on Oct. 25" Fortune 8:39 AM
  • "Apple Q4 earnings scheduled for October 25th" BGR 9:11 AM
  • "Semis: iPhone Names Strong; PC Weak" Forbes 9:55 AM
Industry News
  • "Stock futures boosted by Europe, central banks: Investors train focus on Spain; no major U.S. data on tap" MarketWatch 7:58 AM
  • "Wall Street set to open higher on Spanish bailout hopes" Reuters 8:30 AM
  • "Stocks set for opening gains" CNNMoney 8:32 AM
  • "Cisco, H-P lead early tech gains; Apple rises" MarketWatch 9:51 AM
  • "Blue-chip stocks close lower; Nasdaq gains" MarketWatch 4:04 PM
  • "Spain, Materials Stocks Keep Pressure on Markets" FOXBusiness 3:52 PM
  • "Dow Falls After Spain Sparks Wild Ride: The Dow edged lower after Spain's prime minister undercut speculation that the country is moving fast to request a euro-zone bailout, but stocks bounced from the day's lows and the S&P 500 managed a narrow gain." WSJ.com [Paid Membership Required] 3:52 PM
  • "Asia Markets: Sydney stocks advance after rate cut; Tokyo slips/Australian stocks led Asian markets Tuesday, ending at their highest level in five months after the country's central bank delivered a surprise interest rate cut, with the resource sector in the lead." MarketWatch 9:17 AM
  • "Europe Markets: Spain-bailout hopes send Europe stocks higher/European stocks erased losses from earlier in the session and moved higher on Tuesday, with Spanish stocks leading the charge north after reports said the country is ready to ask for a bailout." MarketWatch 9:17 AM
  • "Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks: Nasdaq's 10 most active stocks at 1 p.m." Associated Press 3:29 PM
  • "Final Glance: Computer companies: Shares of some top computer companies were mixed at the close of trading" Associated Press 9:10 PM

 
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