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MacSurfer's Archive: Monday, October 15, 2012


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Thursday Highlights: Alex Webb at Bloomberg writes that Apple's opening of R&D labs across the globe "close to companies with top expertise" is doubling "as a poaching operation"; iPhone X has consumers' attention at expense of iPhone 8 models, and concerning reports indicate the X isn't yet under production, perhaps to begin mid-October; Apple's investment in Bain Capital's takeover of Toshiba's chipworks a success; beware the latest Mac threat, weak iCloud passwords allowing hackers to breach via Find My Mac and ransomeware your Mac; Angela Ahrendts rises to #13 in Forbes' Most Powerful Women list; if Bill Gates could turn back time he'd fix Ctrl+Alt+Del; Apple TV 4K reviews are in from Engadget, The Verge, CNET, iMore, and many others; Bluetooth, Wi-Fi controls in iOS 11 Control Center simply disable, not turn on/off the features.

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  • "Exclusive: Apple Nabs Amazon A9 Exec Stasior to Run Siri — But Does Hire Signal a Bigger Move Into Search?"  AllThingsD 3:21 PM
  • "'Siri, why did Apple hire Amazon's William Stasior to run you?'" GigaOM 3:59 PM
  • "Apple Hires Amazon Exec to Take Control of Siri" Mashable 3:59 PM
  • "Siri hears her new boss is ex-Amazon exec, report says" CNET News 4:26 PM
  • "Is this why Apple moved its iPad mini launch? Cupertino just might be playing hard ball with one of its major rivals." ["So what happened this time? My guess is Microsoft happened. Apple's event is now rumored to be two days before the respective Windows 8 and Surface tablet launches. Is this is coincidence? No way. Not in my opinion."]  Fortune 7:57 AM
  • "How Apple's iPad Mini Will Steal Microsoft's Windows 8 Tablet Thunder"  PC Magazine 12:24 PM
  • "What An iPad Mini Really Means For PC Sales"  Seeking Alpha 8:00 AM
  • "iPad Mini Pricing Framed In Light Of Apple's Dedication To Margins" TechCrunch 8:05 AM
  • "Apple Appeals Tokyo Court's Ruling for Samsung in Lawsuit" Bloomberg 8:42 AM
  • "Moving from love-hate to hate-hate: Apple gets serious about reducing Samsung reliance on smartphone chips"  The Korea Times 8:17 AM
  • "Samsung official cites serious chip rift with Apple -- report"  CNET News 8:17 AM
  • "Source: Apple, Samsung supply relationship near collapse" Electronista 8:17 AM
  • "Samsung Gets Bigger Payday From Apple's A6 Processor Production, But Kept Out Of Design" TechCrunch 8:43 AM
  • "Apple Announces Grand Opening of New Beijing Apple Store, Opening This Saturday" M.I.C. Gadget 8:22 AM
  • "SNL switches from Final Cut Pro to CS6/Adobe Premiere Pro" 9 to 5 Mac 12:28 PM
  • "How to invoke alerts from the OS X Terminal" CNET Reviews 6:22 PM
  • "Review: Tweeki is a beautiful, mobile-like desktop client for Twitter" PCWorld 6:28 PM
  • "Tracking Stolen Macs with Undercover 5" MacStories 12:45 PM
  • "Finally, serious Lightroom photo syncing on the iPad – no iPhoto required" Gravitational Pull 9:51 PM
  • "Great Photo Pro review: Apply a huge variety of stylish effects to your photos with total ease" Macworld UK 8:24 AM
  • "HDRtist Pro review: Simplify the creation of HDR images" Macworld UK 8:24 AM
  • "Command Line Work: New Users and Terminal (15) --Permissions and chmod" eXtensions 10:00 AM
  • "Make Safari More Secure By Disabling The Saved Website Password Feature [OS X Tips] Cult of Mac 8:21 AM
  • "View Contacts Tweets and @Reply Directly from the Contacts App in OS X" OS X Daily 6:21 PM
  • "Try The Little Photo Tool That Does What iMovie Does Not (get a crisp, clean photo from a movie)" NoodleMac 7:38 AM
  • "Mac Power Users Rejoice. Your Hotkey, Menu, Keyword Launcher Butler App Is Here" TeraTalks 7:38 AM
  • "How To Use Your Mac To Create Coloring Books For Kids (add photos, too)" Mac 360 7:38 AM
  • "How To Stitch Photos Together On Your Mac To Create Panorama Images" McSolo 7:38 AM
  • "End The Desktop Chaos On Your Mac With The Desktop Groups Tool" BohemianBoomer 7:38 AM
  • "Where Do You Find All The File Information About Video And Audio Files? Free iMediaHUD" Mac 360 7:38 AM
  • "101 Requests for Final Cut Pro X: October 15th" FCPXtv 7:39 AM
Press Releases
  • "It Looks Like Borderlands 2 Will Be Coming To The Mac" Cult of Mac 9:11 PM
  • "TUAW Bookshelf: Learning Unix for OS X Mountain Lion" TUAW 7:13 PM
  • "Adobe Ships Acrobat XI Allowing Users To Manage PDFs In The Cloud" The Next Web 2:58 PM
  • "Adobe ships Acrobat XI featuring new cloud services" Macworld 2:58 PM
  • "TenFourBird: An up-to-date PPC Mac email client" FairerPlatform 12:13 PM
  • "TweetDeck 2.0" TidBITS 11:22 AM
  • "Check the AppStore toplists all around the world with Toplists for Mac" prMac 7:42 AM
  • "SCSC Releases a new introductory video on Scannerz for Mac OS X" prMac 7:42 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "iPhone Sales Are Messing Up Economic Data All Over The World ... In A Good Way" Business Insider 8:15 AM
  • "As iPhone Mobile Data Usage Soars, Voice Calls Dive" Forbes 9:45 AM
  • "Digitimes Research: Global notebook shipments decline 4.5% sequentially in 3Q12" ["Apple had the best performance in the quarter with a sequential growth of nearly 30%. The vendor's new products announced in June have received good feedback from the market, and the company was able to maintain a stable orders each month in the third quarter."] DigiTimes 8:11 AM
  • "Apple jump in global slump: Macbook sales up 30%, overall notebook sales down 4.5%" VentureBeat 11:55 AM
  • "Apple, Other Ultrathin Notebooks Get Green Grade: EPEAT says Apple, Lenovo, Samsung, and Toshiba notebooks meet its environmental standards." InformationWeek 9:50 AM
  • "iOS Gains 5 Percent Market Share Over Android in September Following iPhone 5 and iOS 6 Launch, According to Velti Report" MacPrices 1:40 PM
  • "iPhone 5 popular in Gaza despite poverty: Apple's new phone reaches the Strip via smuggling tunnels and is selling well despite inflated prices." Reuters 3:09 PM
  • "iPad voice app back after patent spat: Mute kids get 'voices' back" The Register 8:39 AM
  • "Apple Is Reportedly Turning Passbook Into A Way To Buy Things At Its Stores" Business Insider 12:35 PM
  • "Apple Store Payment Card Heading To Passbook" App Advice 3:05 PM
  • "Apple Stores reportedly set to support Passbook-based purchases" AppleInsider 6:56 PM
  • "Can I Interest You in an Accessory for That Unannounced iPad Mini?" AllThingsD 8:30 AM
  • "More car companies link iPhone nav apps to dashboard displays" TUAW 8:28 AM
  • "Felix Baumgartner skydives from 24 miles above earth; Uses MacBook to assist his efforts" Edible Apple 11:27 AM
  • "Mischievous Monkey Destroys Tourist's iPhone in China" M.I.C. Gadget 8:22 AM
  • "Teen's iPod Exposes Racial Profiling And Violence In NYPD's Stop & Frisk Interrogations. Watch The Video" TechCrunch 6:29 PM
Non-Apple News
  • "Ever Wondered What a Live Botnet Looks Like? A visualization of the ZeroAccess botnet reveals a vast empire of fraud." Technology Review 4:33 PM
  • "Consumers Aggressively Migrate Data to Cloud Storage in First Half of 2012" iSuppli 3:59 PM
  • "Amazon Phasing Out Kindle DX [Report] Mashable 10:02 AM
  • "9 Breathtaking Places You Can Explore With Google Street View" [Slideshow] Mashable 9:57 AM
  • "Affected by ebook price-fixing? Amazon has a few shiny pennies for you" The Register 9:47 AM
  • "AT&T set to start six-strike anti-piracy campaign?" CNET News 9:12 AM
  • "New Gadgets Assist the Blind: Companies Are Developing Technologies That Allow Visually Impaired Users to Feel More Connected to Society" [Paid Membership Required] 8:31 AM
  • "Apps gone free (mostly)! We review a bunch of iOS apps this week." The MT Show 7:36 AM
  • "Apple also planning new Mac minis for launch alongside smaller iPad" 9 to 5 Mac 2:18 PM
  • "A Small Apple Event: Brand New Mac Mini Will Launch In Weeks" Apple Bitch 3:23 PM
  • "Let's Get Small: 13-inch MacBook Pro Retina Will Join iPad Mini at Apple Event" AllThingsD 12:13 PM
  • "13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display confirmed for Apple event" 9 to 5 Mac 8:23 AM
  • "13-inch Retina MacBook Pro due with iPad Mini, report claims" CNET News 7:50 AM
  • "13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display to debut at rumored iPad Mini event, says 9to5Mac" The Verge 8:09 AM
  • "13 Inch Retina Display MacBook Pro To Appear Alongside iPad Mini" AppleBitch 8:35 AM
  • "More Claims of 13-Inch Retina MacBook Pro Coming at Next Week's Media Event" MacRumors 12:13 PM
  • "[Rumour] Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display to Debut With iPad mini" VernonChan 12:13 PM
  • "Retailer leaks iPad Mini price list starting at £200: But inventory leaker admits catalogue could be filled with placeholders" The Register 8:32 AM
  • "Apple preps 23 October $249 iPad mini as iPhone 5 beats Galaxy III" Computerworld 8:50 AM
  • "Apple iPad Mini 'to start at £200'" Telegraph 9:47 AM
  • "iPad Mini Accessories For Sale" BYTE 7:46 AM
  • "Thinner iMac with teardrop profile imminent tips board leak" SlashGear 8:07 AM
  • "2012 iMac Internals, Display Revealed" Tapscape 7:37 AM
  • "Geekbench: the new iPod touch cannot hold a candle to the iPhone 5" iDownload Blog 8:42 AM
  • "Benchmarks Reveal New iPod Touch Isn't Even Half As Fast As iPhone 5" Cult of Mac 8:21 AM
  • "Details leak for Google's iOS 6 Maps application" BGR 8:25 AM
  • "[Leaked] Apple iPad mini Lineup and Pricing" VernonChan 7:39 AM
  • "Apple Files for 'Guided Access' TM & Xbox Music Debuts" Patently Apple 8:50 AM
  • "Apple extends iMac hard drive replacements to '09-10 models" CNET News 7:25 PM
  • "Hard drive replacement program now covers iMacs sold from 2009-2011" Ars Technica 10:07 AM
  • "Your iMacs May Be Eligible For A Replacement 1TB Hard Drive" Forbes 12:31 PM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "Great Solitaire HD For iPad Is Temporarily Available For Free (Normally $0.99), The iPhone Version Is Also Free" Apple Sliced 8:23 AM
  • "JAM: Jets Aliens Missiles For iPhone and iPad Is Free Right Now (Previously $0.99)" Apple Sliced 8:23 AM
  • "Robots Attack! For iPhone Is Free Today (Was $0.99)" Apple Sliced 8:23 AM
  • "Mac mini Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:36 AM
  • "MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:36 AM
  • "Closeout, Refurbished & Used Apple MacBook Air Buyer's Guide -Prices From $639 To $1,599" MacReviewZone 11:23 AM
  • "Mac mini Buyer's Guide -Prices $432 To $999 -The Best Mac mini Prices, Reviews AndInformation" MacReviewZone 11:26 AM

  • "Review: iPod nano (7th generation) combines the best of its predecessors" Macworld 8:19 AM
  • "MacMost Now 774: iPod Nano 7th Generation" MacMost 12:46 PM
  • "Screens test: Apple iPhone 5 vs. Samsung Galaxy S3" CNET News 7:25 PM
  • "iPhone 5 Camera Is a Rapid-Fire Wonder" MacNewsWorld 8:41 AM
  • "iPhone 5 Review – What's Up and What's Not" Wired 9:45 AM
  • "The iPhone 5 Review: Has It Been Worth the Wait?" VernonChan 12:37 PM
  • "iCade 8-Bitty hands-on: Cool controller, not enough games" CNET Reviews 3:09 PM
  • "Cord Cutters:, the DVR for cord cutters, reviewed" GigaOM 12:27 PM
  • "A Streamin' Box for the TiVo and iOS Crowd" Wired 8:34 AM
  • "Review: Skullcandy's Slyr headset delivers sweet sounds at a sweet price" TechHive 6:31 PM
  • "Musician's Corner: Hands-On Review Of Logitech UE 6000 And 9000 Headphones" App Advice 6:30 PM
  • "The Joy Factory's Charis Wheelchair Mount For iPad Is Awesome" The Mac Observer 2:52 PM
  • "Review: Macally Semi Translucent Protective Case for iPhone 5" Tap For Mobile 3:17 PM
  • "Essential accessories: Clutter busters and travel-bag basics" Macworld 8:19 AM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Circa's New iOS App Will Change The Way You Consume News" TechCrunch 12:43 PM
  • "Dooo Is A Nice Todo App For Doers [Review] Cult of Mac 12:43 PM
  • "Polaris Office Review" Mac|Life 8:42 AM
  • "Get Great Deals on Wine and Doorstep Delivery with Lot18 Wine for iPad – iPad App Review" PadGadget 6:30 PM
  • "A look at The Week's new iPhone app: Dennis Publishing's The Week launches new iPhone edition with the same content and features as the title's award-winning iPad app" Journalism UK 8:07 AM
  • "Appidemic: Clone Camera for iPhone, iPod touch" AppleTell 8:23 AM
  • "Review: Bacon takes flight in Bad Piggies for iPhone" Macworld 8:25 AM
  • "It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (iOS): Not So Great" The Mac Observer 12:44 PM
  • "'Payback 2' Review – It's Payback Time" Touch Arcade 12:35 PM
  • "'Devil's Attorney' Review - 'One More Turn' Becomes 'One More Case'" Touch Arcade 3:08 PM
  • "It's Time To Race Through Space In Skyriders" App Advice 4:33 PM
  • "Calendars by Readdle Review" 148Apps 9:47 AM
  • "Convertible Review" 148Apps 1:38 PM
  • "WarCorps: Genesis Review" 148Apps 8:27 AM
  • "Funky Smugglers Review" 148Apps 12:05 PM
  • "ThinkInvisible Review" 148Apps 10:07 AM
  • "Fantasy Conflict Review" 148Apps 2:59 PM
  • "Girls Like Robots Review" 148Apps 12:43 PM
  • "Here's How To Play Any PC Game On Your iPhone Or Android Device At Home" Redmond Pie 2:58 PM
  • "PadGadget How-To: How to Save Web Pages for Offline Reading on your iPad" PadGadget 8:42 AM
  • "How to introduce yourself to Siri" 52 Tiger 8:24 AM
  • "iClarified - iPhone - How to Downgrade Your iPhone 4 From iOS 6.x to iOS 5.x (Mac)" iClarified 8:23 AM
  • "How to Limit Ad Tracking in iOS 6" OS X Daily 6:21 PM
  • "iPhone Privacy: How To Stop Apple And Advertisers From Tracking You On iOS 6" The Huffington Post 12:43 PM
  • "Artist Sues Apple for Photography Copyright Infringement" The Mac Observer 6:44 PM
  • "Why an iPad Mini might be the right tablet for you" PCWorld 6:29 PM
  • "Does Apple Need to Catch Up to Microsoft This Time?" The Motley Fool 6:14 PM
  • "Apple Hires Amazon Search Guru Stasior To Oversee Siri" Forbes 6:22 PM
  • "Apple's Hire of William Stasior May Be for More than Just Search" MacStories 4:33 PM
  • "Leaked screenshots hint at Google Maps for iOS 6" Macworld 3:00 PM
  • "The iPhone Stimulus Is Here, Everybody!" The Atlantic 12:43 PM
  • "The Real Cause of Apple's Maps Problems Today? Steve Jobs" Forbes 12:43 PM
  • "How Apple's Decision To Replace Google Maps Is Affecting iPhone 5 Sales" Business Insider 12:35 PM
  • "Here's Why the PC Industry Is In a Spiral (And Apple Doesn't Care)" Wall St. Cheat Sheet 12:31 PM
  • "Why build a 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro and not a Retina MacBook Air?" 9 to 5 Mac 12:28 PM
  • "Apple's new iPod touch takes a step back: No light sensor" GigaOM 12:27 PM
  • "6 Reasons iOS 6 Jailbreaks Will Be Tough: Glory hounds hoping to jailbreak Apple's newest devices won't have an easy time of it. Security experts detail the challenges." InformationWeek 8:55 AM
  • "The iPhone is massive in Japan – but it really shouldn't be" Know Your Mobile 8:54 AM
  • "The iPad Mini Hits Windows 8 Where it Ain't" Tech.pinions 1:41 PM
  • "Leaked iPad Mini pricing: high vs Android (but low vs Windows Surface tablets)" VentureBeat 12:44 PM
  • "Has Apple lost its polish?" ZDNet 8:42 AM
  • "Apple's Peculiar Way Of Sticking It To Hated Rival Samsung" Business Insider 10:02 AM
  • "Apple reportedly shut Samsung out completely from the A6 chip development process" BGR 9:12 AM
  • "Apple lessens reliance on Samsung with A6 processor" Edible Apple 8:46 AM
  • "Apple moves supplier relationship status with Samsung from 'frenemies' to 'enemies'" 9 to 5 Mac 8:23 AM
  • "Forget Being Frenemies, There Is A Lot Of Hate Between Apple And Samsung" App Advice 8:21 AM
  • "Where Apple Maps App Shines: Offline" Mashable 8:02 AM
  • "Galaxy S3 Faster than iPhone 5 on LTE, iPhone 5 a Miracle, How to Use Safari Offline Reading, and More" Low End Mac 7:55 AM
  • "Why Is iPad Mini Headphone Jack On Top?" BYTE 7:46 AM
  • "It's An App World: How Apple's Class Warfare Is Destroying Google And Amazon" Mac 360 7:39 AM
  • "How Long Can Apple's Competition Continue To Sell Products At Cost?" PixoBebo 7:38 AM
  • "Microsoft's entertaining Surface Stomp commercial still doesn't show how it works[Video] 9 to 5 Mac 9:18 PM
  • "Microsoft airs first Surface ad as part of $1B Windows 8 marketing campaign" AppleInsider 9:18 PM
  • "Microsoft's new Surface TV ad: It's surface deep" CNET News 9:12 PM
  • "Microsoft's first national ad for the Surface tablet is seriously weird stuff" The Next Web 9:11 PM
  • "Warning: New SimCity will take over your life" TG Daily 8:40 PM
  • "Top 5 sites for buying FLAC music: If you're looking to buy lossless music in FLAC format, from indie to classical to jazz, here are our five favorite sites." CNET Reviews 4:36 PM
  • "Keen On... The Daily Dot: Does The Internet Really Need A Daily Newspaper About Itself? [TCTV] TechCrunch 4:33 PM
  • "How Secure Is Google's Data Bank? Google knows more about you than you know, but that information could easily be stolen or fabricated." PC Magazine 3:59 PM
  • "How to Opt out of PayPal's 'Agreement to Arbitrate" Your Mac Life 1:08 PM
  • "Flexible Displays? They're Coming, Just Don't Hold Your Breath" MacNews 8:52 AM
  • "Saturday Night Live pokes fun at iPhone 5 complainers" iMore 12:35 PM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Cut Me In for iOS cuts you into the picture" TUAW 9:11 PM
  • "The Verge iOS app updated with forums, iPhone 5 compatibility, and interface tweaks" The Verge 6:29 PM
  • "Apple Enables Shareable Reminders In Its Reminders App" Macgasm 6:09 PM
  • "The Voice Gets A Mobile Karaoke App, Thanks To StarMaker" TechCrunch 4:36 PM
  • "iPod Nano Clip Adds Clip To New Nano" Cult of Mac 1:07 PM
  • "Logitech's New iPad Keyboard Features Cool Backlighting and Hand Sensors" PadGadget 12:46 PM
  • "Griffin and Crayola Introduce the Next Generation of Digital Art, with Crayola DigiTools" Run Around Tech 12:35 PM
  • "Dropbox Adds iOS-Friendly Photo Browser" Cult of Mac 12:27 PM
  • "SimpleTV Begins Shipping Its $149 Box For Streaming Live Or Recorded TV To The iPhone, iPad, Roku, And Web" TechCrunch 12:14 PM
  • "Tiltpod: Photojojo Launches A Keychain Tripod For iPhone 4/4S" Funky Space Monkey 9:03 AM
  • "LaCie's portable Thunderbolt drive gets faster" iTWire 8:45 AM
  • "Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview now on Netflix Streaming" AppleTell 8:23 AM
  • "Microsoft to launch new Xbox Music service, iOS app in the works" iDownload Blog 8:23 AM
  • "Keep Your Eye On The Ball As You Platform Your Way Across Square Planet" App Advice 8:16 AM
  • "9 New Cases for the 7th-Gen iPod Nano" Mashable 8:08 AM
  • "180 Fisheye Lens with Back Cover for iPhone 5" USBfever 7:59 AM
  • "Macro Lens with Back Cover for iPhone 5" USBfever 7:59 AM
  • "Wide Angle Lens with Back Cover for iPhone 5" USBfever 7:59 AM
  • "2X Telephoto Lens with Back Cover for iPhone 5" USBfever 7:59 AM
  • "The MUG Event Calendar for the Week of October 15: Christian Pickman of Micromat, Shannon Jean of TechRestore and More" The MUG Center 7:58 AM
  • "DramaFever's iPhone App Showcases Asian TV Series" The Next Web 7:53 AM
  • "App lets strangers weigh in on why relationships go wrong" Reuters 7:50 AM
  • "Microsoft's Xbox Music service to launch on Android and iOS soon" GigaOM 7:43 AM
  • "iOS 6 Maps for Grand Cayman on SpotCayman" prMac 12:24 PM
  • "Jump Robot: Space Adventure" prMac 8:39 AM
  • "Bostorm released Rehder-Gallery oil paintings catalog app" prMac 8:39 AM
  • "Furious George vs World Terror(TM) Now Available on the iOS App Store" prMac 8:39 AM
  • "The Process Modeller iPad app - Share and Create new Ways of Working" prMac 7:42 AM
  • "New Skinflint - UK's 1st tech-focused price comparison app" prMac 7:42 AM
  • "Exploring Britain gets easier" prMac 7:42 AM
  • "I Sketch Pro - Enjoy being an Artist" prMac 7:42 AM
  • "Droodl App Released on Apple iTunes Store" prMac 7:42 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft Makes New Push Into Music" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 7:47 AM
  • "Microsoft Unveils Xbox Music to Compete With Apple's iTunes: The new service will replace Zune on the Xbox 360 console Tuesday, followed by a launch on PCs, slates and Surface devices 10 days later." The Hollywood Reporter 8:13 AM
  • "Xbox Music to offer on-demand music free on tablet" Associated Press 8:01 AM
  • "Microsoft Hits the Restart Button With Xbox Music" AllThingsD 8:01 AM
  • "Microsoft to launch Xbox music service" Telegraph 8:15 AM
  • "Microsoft debuts Xbox music service to take on Apple" Reuters 7:47 AM
  • "Microsoft's Windows 8 a Turnoff for Some Corporate Users" [Paid Membership Required] 6:56 PM
  • "Microsoft Surface tablet goes all a Twitter: The upcoming Windows 8 tablet is receiving some social media action with its own new Twitter account." CNET News 7:49 AM
  • "Microsoft gets crazy with its first Windows 8 TV ad" PCWorld 3:00 PM
  • "Microsoft's New Windows 8 Commercial Has Lift-Off" TechCrunch 8:05 AM
  • "Lenovo and Hewlett-Packard Battle Over Title of No. 1 PC Seller" Minyanville 12:39 PM
  • "How HP Could Reinvent 3D Printing...and Itself" Forbes 9:08 AM
  • "What Many People Are Missing About HP" Forbes 8:00 AM
  • "IBM Has Become a Publisher. Is It Any Good?" Mashable 8:42 AM
  • "Big Blue Fellow lured aboard by Dell" The Register 8:33 AM
  • "Intel Earnings Preview: Why The Stock Can Go Lower" Seeking Alpha 7:57 AM
  • "Will Intel Earnings Help Shares Find A Bottom?" Seeking Alpha 8:49 AM
  • "On the Moore's Law hot seat: Intel's Mike Mayberry (Q&A)" CNET News 7:50 AM
  • "Moore's Law: The rule that really matters in tech" CNET News 7:50 AM
  • "What would happen if Moore's Law did fizzle?" CNET News 7:50 AM
  • "Father of Moore's Law on the future of microprocessing" [Video Report] CNET News 7:50 AM
  • "Inside Scoop: Innovations to keep Moore's Law alive" [Video Report] CNET TV 7:50 AM
  • "AMD to decimate workforce several times over?" The Register 12:31 PM
  • "AMD: Next Step, Massive Layoffs" Forbes 8:00 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Apple Major Product Launches As Economic Stimulus" Seeking Alpha 4:00 PM
  • "5 Reasons To Short Apple And Why They Are Wrong" Seeking Alpha 3:19 PM
  • "Blair: Apple Shares Will Top $700 by December" [Video Report] Bloomberg 9:51 AM
  • "AAPL Vs. GOOG: The Case for a Long-Term Investment" TheStreet 9:11 AM
  • "Apple: A Match Or Mismatch For Calendar Spreads?" Seeking Alpha 8:31 AM
  • "Tech ETFs See Outflows as Apple Slips" ETF Trends 9:47 AM
  • "Wolfson coy on Apple rumours, but analysts unanimous: Wolfson Microelectronics, which makes semiconductors for consumer electronic products, has risen on rumours it is doing business with Apple again." Digital Look 8:29 AM
Industry News
  • "Asia Markets: Asia stocks climb as Japan leads gains/Japanese shares jumped to lead broad gains in Asia on Tuesday, with exporters and banks notably advancing after some surprisingly strong U.S. economic data and earnings." MarketWatch 9:21 PM
  • "Tech Stocks: Microsoft up on music play; TI leads techs/Software titan reveals iTunes competitor ahead of Windows launch" MarketWatch 12:36 PM
  • "U.S. Stocks Rise as Retail Sales, Citigroup Top Estimates" Bloomberg 8:49 AM
  • "Stock Futures Rise as Retail Sales Jump" TheStreet 8:28 AM
  • "Stock Futures Climb After Choppy Week" FOXBusiness 8:46 AM
  • "Dow Notches 95-Point Gain" [Paid Membership Required] 4:29 PM
  • "Stocks look to start week higher" CNNMoney 8:46 AM
  • "Sprint deal drives Clearwire, tower stocks: AT&T, Verizon and MetroPCS fall as Softbank makes deal official" MarketWatch 12:36 PM
  • "Asia Markets: Most Asian markets slip after China data/Most of the major Asian markets fell on Monday after a set of Chinese economic data offered mixed signals to investors and led to doubts Beijing would act soon to further loosen its policies." MarketWatch 8:46 AM
  • "Europe Markets: Europe stocks rise after Chinese data; banks up/European stock markets moved higher on Monday, with banks and drug makers in the lead, as investors digested a raft of data out of China, including better-than-expected export numbers." MarketWatch 8:46 AM
  • "Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks: Nasdaq's 10 most active stocks at the close of trading" Associated Press 6:45 PM
  • "Final Glance: Computer companies/Computer companies shares up at the close of trading" Associated Press 6:46 PM
  • "Midday Glance: Computer companies/Computer companies shares mixed at 1 p.m." Associated Press 12:36 PM
  • "Midday Nasdaq: Clearwire Making Big Gains Ahead of Acquisition" Minyanville 3:08 PM

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