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Thursday Highlights: Bloomberg's Mark Gurman hears long-anticipated AirPower wirless charger will hit store shelves in September, delay due to "technical hurdles"; Ben Lovejoy thinks Apple's recent habit of pre-announcing products hurts company more than consumers—reports and opinions in our Apple/Macintosh, and Op/Ed sections today; Nir Eyal at Quartz opines the reason Apple, Google don't want us using phones more is to curb harmful behavior, instead creating "healthy habits with [our] digital devices"; Tim Cook explains to Irish Times Apple's commitment to Ireland; Final Cut Pro turns 7 today—reports in our OS X section; Apple part of car consortium to establish digital car key specs for smartphones; Apple adds another original program to show lineup; the honeymoon is over, US Supreme Court rules states may now require online retailers to collect sales tax; CNET thinks Logitech Crayon so good Apple should copy it.

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  • "Apple did not violate Samsung patents: U.S. trade judge/Apple did not violate patents owned by Samsung Electronics in making the iPod touch, iPhone and iPad, a judge at the International Trade Commission said in a preliminary ruling on Friday." Reuters 4:20 PM
  • "Federal Judge Hands Samsung Setback Against Apple: In a preliminary move, a federal judge has denied Samsung's request for a ban on imports of the iPhone, iPad and iPod." Associated Press 4:14 PM
  • "ITC sides with Apple, says no violation of Samsung patents" CNET News 4:21 PM
  • "Apple Starts Taking iPhone 5 Preorders: Apple Inc. appeared to have sold out of its initial inventory of the iPhone 5 just an hour after it began accepting preorders Friday, suggesting strong consumer interest." [Paid Membership Required] 8:34 AM
  • "Apple drains iPhone 5 pre-order supplies in an hour: Yes there are supply constraints, but demand was more than Apple expected, says analyst" Computerworld 11:41 AM
  • "Apple iPhone 5 pre-orders sell up within an hour, ship dates begin to slip"  Computerworld 8:28 AM
  • "iPhone 5 preorders indicate hot demand: Shipping dates for iPhone 5 and Lightning adapters are pushed back, not all carriers offer the same iPhone experience, and California will start collecting sales tax from Amazon." CNET News 4:21 PM
  • "Apple iPhone 5: 'A Rolex Among A Sea Of Timexes,' Analyst Says" Forbes 8:34 AM
  • "iPhone 5 sales exhaust initial supply, trip up servers"  CNET News 8:41 AM
  • "iPhone 5 Pre-order Sells Out 20X Faster Than 4 And 4S, Further Highlighting Apple's Dominance" TechCrunch 9:07 AM
  • "'Boring' iPhone 5 Is Not A Steve Jobs 'Legacy Device' But Cements Apple's Dominance Anyway"  Forbes 9:30 AM
  • "Why the Apple iPhone 5 Could Be the Best-Selling Smartphone Ever" Minyanville 9:41 AM
  • "Apple's iPhone 5 puts Europe in 4G slow lane: Apple's iPhone 5, launched to great fanfare in the United States on Wednesday, will not work on superfast mobile broadband networks in much of Europe, potentially confusing consumers and setting back the development of 4G services in the region." Reuters 8:38 AM
  • "Analyst: IPhone 5 set to cost U.S. carriers $10B in subsidies" GigaOM 9:45 AM
  • "Without Music, Apple Would Be Nothing"  Time 9:37 AM
  • "Why Apple's events matter" eWeek 4:26 PM
  • "German court may defer to EU regulator on Samsung-Apple lawsuits over FRAND patents" Foss Patents 9:39 AM
  • "China market's ripe for Apple" ["China's smart phone market is huge and growing. Strategy Analytics forecasts shipment of 150 million units in 2012. That's a 70% year-on-year increase and outpaces shipments of 123 million units in the U.S. The problem for Apple is that even as their China sales grow, their share of the market is shrinking."] MarketWatch 9:41 AM
  • "Apple threatens to ruin peace worldwide with voice-controlled iMacs: Siri, delete my coworker's files, ha ha ha" The Register 8:37 AM
  • "Siri may arrive on iMacs next, according to Apple patent" VentureBeat 11:11 AM
  • "Apple Sends Emailed Apologies for iCloud Outage" MacRumors 4:28 PM
  • "Apple's iCloud Exits Beta, Now Open to All Users" PC Magazine 4:27 PM
  • "Google adds 'Do Not Track' to latest Chrome test build" CNET News 8:41 AM
  • "Mac Battery Life Looks Like It's About to Get a Massive Upgrade" Gizmodo 11:11 AM
  • "Bugs & Fixes: The case of the stuck Skype preferences" Macworld 3:39 PM
  • "Command Line Work: New Users and Terminal (2) --Basic Navigation" eXtensions 8:27 AM
  • "AutoMile Makes Mileage Tracking Easy On A Mac" MacNews 8:38 AM
  • "MacMost Now 761: Burning DVDs With Compressor" MacMost 8:27 AM
  • "Publish and Share Calendars with Calendar and iCloud" Mactuts+ 9:06 AM
  • "Instantly Open Anything with Quick Look in OS X Using a Simple Tap Gesture" OS X Daily 3:38 PM
  • "One System To Rule Them All – Send Growl Alerts To Mountain Lion's Notification Center [OS X Tips] Cult of Mac 9:00 AM
  • "Paranoid About Privacy? Concerned About Security? How To Hide Confidential Files On A Mac (out of sight, out of mind)" Mac 360 8:28 AM
  • "A New Way To Control Your Mac's Screen Pointer With Apple's Remote Control" NoodleMac 8:29 AM
  • "How To Take Screenshots On Your Mac Without Having To Clean Up The Desktop" BohemianBoomer 8:28 AM
  • "Shades Of Pavlov's Dog: How To Use Your Mac To Condition Yourself To Specific Sounds" McSolo 8:29 AM
  • "Dozens of Free HD Wallpapers for OS X Mountain Lion" FairerPlatform 11:07 AM
  • "If Your Mac Could Have Only One Graphic Design Utility App, This Would Be The One" Mac 360 8:29 AM
  • "Try The Personal Budget App That Is So Good You Don't Need Money To Use It" TeraTalks 8:29 AM
  • "Mac Fading Away?, Linux Programmer Loves OS X, Disabling Java Your Best Bet, and More" Low End Mac 11:36 AM
Press Releases
  • "xScope 3.5 offers retina support, improved mirror tool" TUAW 9:36 AM
  • "GraphicConverter 8.3 adds Aperture library, Automator, Notification, etc. support" FairerPlatform 9:31 AM
  • "Newest Skype betas for Windows and Mac include Live Messenger integration" ZDNet 8:57 AM
  • "Pubblog Releases PixSteward, Advanced Flickr Backup for Mac OS X" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Screen Ruler 3.0 from Sprightly Software Now Available" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Recosoft ships PDF2ID v3.5 - Convert PDF and XPS to InDesign CS6 files" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Appsoft Studio Presents Frame King for Making Photo Collages on Mac OS X" prMac 8:31 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Thieves crash car into Apple Store" Macworld 5:14 PM
  • "Apple's Maiden, NC datacenter solar plant nears completion" Electronista 6:51 PM
  • "Google loses Apple 'rubber-banding' case in Germany" Fortune 8:40 AM
  • "Velti Report: iPhone 5 Will Take A Big Bite Of Mobile Ad Share" TechCrunch 3:29 PM
  • "iPhone 5 Nano-SIMs headed to T-Mobile in October" 9 to 5 Mac 1:11 PM
  • "Walmart Offering iPhone 5 Preorders With A $10 Discount" Cult of Mac 9:00 AM
  • "Walmart taking iPhone 5 pre-orders Friday morning, cheaper than competitors" Digital Trends 9:02 AM
  • "China Unicom confirms iPhone 5 launch coming in next three months" The Next Web 8:55 AM
  • "China Unicom to have iPhone 5 by end of 2012" CNET News 8:46 AM
  • "Taiwan market: iPhone 5 estimated to be available in November" DigiTimes 8:49 AM
  • "Confusion in Asia as Apple's iPhone 5 is unavailable for pre-order in Hong Kong and Singapore" The Next Web 8:56 AM
  • "iPhone 5 switches to 4G early for free on Orange, T-Mobile" Crave @ CNET 8:44 AM
  • "iPhone 5 pay-monthly tariffs compared: With fanbois eager to pre-order an iPhone 5, networks have started to tout their predictably expensive tariffs so here's a comparison table to highlight what's on offer." Register Hardware 11:37 AM
  • "Apple iPhone 5: UK prices revealed" ZDNet 11:47 AM
  • "iPhone 5, meet Europe: Where 4G really means 3G, LTE is scarce" ZDNet 10:20 AM
  • "Why Apple Has Tiny Market Share in India" WSJ Blogs 8:45 AM
  • "Look Inside Apple's First Swedish Retail Store, Opening Tomorrow" TechCrunch 9:07 AM
  • "Kodak's Patent Auction Falters" [Paid Membership Required] 10:51 AM
  • "Woz slams Apple's victory in Samsung patent lawsuit" The Inquirer 8:40 AM
  • "Find My iPhone Leads To Arrest Of Suspects In Atlanta Armed Robbery Case" TechCrunch 3:28 PM
  • "Twitter strengthens its security team with the hiring of iOS hacker Charlie Miller" The Next Web 9:49 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "Microsoft Patent: How to Silence your Device by whacking it off" Patent Bolt 12:27 PM
  • "CD-quality voice heads for Skype via newly standardised Opus codec" ZDNet 11:47 AM
  • "Conversational robots close to reality" TG Daily 11:33 AM
  • "Cars as a Service? Mercedes-Benz latest to use cloud to flog vehicles" Network World 11:15 AM
  • "Firmware maker says it could enable dual-boot Windows RT, Android devices" IDG News Service 11:14 AM
  • "GoDaddy apologizes for outage with 30% discounts" PCWorld 11:11 AM
  • "Googling Your Lost Keys, And The Coming Revolution In Smart Products" Forbes 10:47 AM
  • "Google Adds Do-Not-Track to Chrome" PCWorld 11:11 AM
  • "Google adds 'Do Not Track' to latest Chrome test build" CNET News 9:56 AM
  • "Sharp Unable to Find Tablet-Panel Buyers, Executive Says" Bloomberg 10:13 AM
  • "Sharp: Aim to return to profit in 2013: Kyodo" MarketWatch 9:40 AM
  • "Nokia Laments 'Poor Judgement'" [Paid Membership Required] 9:35 AM
  • "Gene Steinberg meets Kirk McElhearn, the 'iTunes Guy,' cutting-edge commentator Daniel Eran Dilger, and Michael Phipps of the Haiku project, this week on The Tech Night Owl LIVE!" The Tech Night Owl LIVE 5:13 PM
  • "TUAW Origin Stories: EleMints" TUAW 4:10 PM
  • "Clumsy Ninja's 10-year journey to make it to Apple's iPhone 5 launch stage (video interview)" VentureBeat 10:48 AM
  • "360iDev: Riptide Games' App Store wins and losses" TUAW 10:21 AM
  • "The Commutist episode 2: Apple's event and why an LTE iPhone is a big deal" GigaOM 8:48 AM
  • "iPhone 5, iPod touch, iPod nano, EarPods, Lightning, iTunes! (Podcast)" Insanely Great Mac 8:28 AM
  • "AT&T, Verizon push back iPhone 5 ship dates: Sprint doesn't seem to be having any supply issues though." CNET News 1:21 PM
  • "iPhone 5 preorders back online at Apple: A crush of early demand exhausts initial stock, but online preordering through Apple is good to go again." CNET News 12:50 PM
  • "Apple's iPhone 5 Pre-order Shipping Estimates Slip to Two Weeks" MacRumors 8:40 AM
  • "Apple pushes back shipping date for iPhone 5" USA Today 9:40 AM
  • "iPhone 5 Pre-Orders Sell Out in An Hour" PC Magazine 11:41 AM
  • "Want an iPhone 5? Head over to carrier sites,"<"  8:42 AM
  • "Apple sells out of iPhone preorder inventory overnight" Tap For Mobile 8:39 PM
  • "Pre-Ordering iPhone 5 Proves Vexing For Some" AllThingsD 8:44 AM
  • "Apple's first batch of iPhone 5 preorders sold out in an hour" The Register 3:38 PM
  • "Apple time is now world time: When Apple says orders for the iPhone five will open on September 14th, that's exactly what the Curpertino-centric company means." The Register 8:36 AM
  • "iPhone 5 orders shipping with free Lightning to 30-pin adapter [Updated: Maybe not] The Next Web 8:56 AM
  • "IPhone 5 bill of materials estimate is $167.50" EE Times 10:21 AM
  • "iPhone 5 may cost Apple $167.50 to build, says one estimate" CNET News 8:42 AM
  • "Apple will offer Lightning cable to watch iPhone 5 video on TV" Los Angeles Times [Paid Membership Required] 1:11 PM
  • "iPhone 5 buyers face Lightning cable, adapter scarcity: They're small, but they're defining accessories for Apple's new iPhone and iPods. And if you're looking to buy them, be prepared to wait." CNET News 8:41 AM
  • "Apple to sell Lightning adapters for HDMI and VGA, says report" CNET News 8:57 AM
  • "New Lightning dock connector capable of hosting USB devices - report" AppleInsider 9:00 AM
  • "A6 chip in iPhone 5 is dual-core Cortex-A15 from UK company" Macworld UK 8:57 AM
  • "iPhone 5 in-cell panel technology receives mixed responses" DigiTimes 8:51 AM
  • "Handset accessory firms to benefit from new features of iPhone 5" DigiTimes 8:49 AM
  • "Fifth-generation iPod shipments to reach 5 million by year-end 2012" DigiTimes 10:46 AM
  • "iPad Ranks Highest Among Tablets In Owner Satisfaction – J.D. Power and Associates Survey" MacPrices 11:06 AM
  • "Taiwan makers begin to ship components for new 13-inch MacBook Pro and iMac models" DigiTimes 10:46 AM
  • "No PowerPC Support for iPhone 5, Ripping Video on PowerPC, and More Vintage Mac News" Low End Mac 9:08 AM
  • "iPad More Useful than Mac?, Power Sipping Haswell Processors to Fuel Mobile Innovation, and More" Low End Mac 3:39 PM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "Free 2 Die For iPhone and iPad Is Temporarily Available For Free (Normally $0.99)" Apple Sliced 9:21 AM
  • "The Amazing Spider-Man: An Origin Story For iPhone and iPad Is Free Right Now (Previously $3.99)" Apple Sliced 9:21 AM
  • "Link Link 2 For iPhone and iPad Is Free Today (Was $0.99)" Apple Sliced 9:21 AM
  • "iPad (2012) Prices & Sales" MacPrices 11:07 AM
  • "MacBook Air Prices & Sales" MacPrices 11:07 AM
  • "MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 11:07 AM

  • "Apple iPhone 5 vs. Nokia Lumia 920: Windows Phone 8 and iOS 6 Do Battle" PC Magazine 11:12 AM
  • "Apple iPhone 5 Specs vs. the Competition's: Which Will You Buy?" Wired 8:40 AM
  • "What's The Difference -Comparing The iPod Touch 5 to the iPod Touch 4" MacReviewZone 8:28 AM
  • "An analysis of Apple's new iPhone 5 display" ZDNet 11:47 AM
  • "Ears-On: Apple's New EarPods Are Worth Listening To" Wired 8:40 AM
  • "Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic" iLounge 1:11 PM
  • "Mophie Juice Pack Powerstation Mini review" Macworld UK 9:08 AM
  • "Edifier Spinnaker e30 speaker system review" Macworld UK 9:08 AM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "New iPhone apps worth downloading: Clipboard & DocuSign Ink updates, Space Holiday" Appolicious 8:52 AM
  • "Classic iPhone game corner: Bejeweled Blitz review" Macworld UK 9:08 AM
  • "'Wild Blood' Review - A Legend Half-Forgotten" Touch Arcade 9:30 AM
  • "LAD Review: LAD's dark and moody atmosphere creates plenty of tension, but problematic physics quickly ruin the experience." 148Apps 11:11 AM
  • "Bombshells: Hell's Belles Review" 148Apps 3:39 PM
  • "TLC for iPad Review" 148Apps 9:08 AM
  • "Warranty Hotel Review" 148Apps 3:28 PM
  • "What can you say to Siri in iOS 6?" TUAW 6:59 PM
  • "How I converted my Micro SIM into a Nano SIM" iDownload Blog 4:28 PM
  • "Here's How Much Your iPhone 4 Is Worth" Mashable 4:10 PM
  • "Purchasing an unlocked iPhone 5" iLounge 3:39 PM
  • "FAQ: iPhone 5 and 5GHz Wi-Fi/The iPhone 5's support of 5GHz Wi-Fi means clean spectrum, more channels, but shorter range" Network World 11:35 AM
  • "Restore iOS device from backup with limited disk space" Mac OS X Hints 9:39 AM
  • "Apple's iPhone 5: A preorder buying guide" TechHive 9:36 AM
  • "Uncover iOS 6's Hidden Walking Directions" Lifehacker 9:07 AM
  • "Want iOS 6 For Your Non iPhone 5 Device? Here's How To Get It Early" Tapscape 9:07 AM
  • "If You Don't Want To Wait In Line For The iPhone 5, Here's What You Do" Business Insider 8:48 AM
  • "I Didn't Pre-Order An iPhone 5, And I'm Not Waiting In Some Ridiculous Line, So When Can I Get One?" Business Insider 8:48 AM
  • "Why the iPhone 5 on Verizon and Sprint Won't Juggle Calls and Data" Daring Fireball 8:26 PM
  • "Bored now." iMore 6:55 PM
  • "Can you hear me now? You bet I can, and in HD" GigaOM 4:27 PM
  • "Apple's timid new iPod nano sidesteps a smartwatch revolution" The Verge 3:49 PM
  • "Products That Apple's New Lineup Just Killed: While the launch of the Apple iPhone 5 and especially the new iPod may be good news for consumers, the phone may spell doom for these overlapping products." PC Magazine 3:47 PM
  • "Don't Be a Jerk With Your Cool New iPhone 5" Gizmodo 1:11 PM
  • "Apple harvests new iPhone, iPods" CNET News 12:15 PM
  • "I paid $820 for an iPhone 5 to keep unlimited LTE data on Verizon" ZDNet 12:15 PM
  • "iPhone 5 Design As a Killer Feature" Tech.pinions 12:14 PM
  • "The (Apple) taxman cometh: Apple changed its idevice connector and now the new iPhone 5, iPod touch and iPod nano can't connect to the millions of 30-pin 'dock' cables and accessories littering the planet: unless you're willing to pay, that is. I have to admit to being a little annoyed." ZDNet 11:47 AM
  • "5 Things That Would Make Us Fall in Love With the iPhone Again" Wired 11:44 AM
  • "Ten Reasons to get the iPhone 5" Bare Feats 11:38 AM
  • "Apple is the new leader in technical stagnation"  BetaNews 11:35 AM
  • "Here's The Smart Way To Make Sure You Get An iPhone 5" Business Insider 11:12 AM
  • "You're A Fool If You Buy AppleCare For Your iPhone 5" Business Insider 11:12 AM
  • "Apple iOS 6 'App Lock': Enterprise Ready? Guided Access feature can turn an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch into a locked-down, single-purpose device. With or without MDM software, what does that mean for enterprises?" InformationWeek 11:07 AM
  • "Why iPhone 5's Support For HD Voice Will Mean Nothing To U.S. Users" Forbes 10:51 AM
  • "That iPhone 5 Legacy: It's Killing Off The Fans" Forbes 10:23 AM
  • "Why I'm in no hurry to get an iPhone 5" ZDNet 10:20 AM
  • "iPhone 5 triggers some positive reaction from Twittersphere" CNET News 10:18 AM
  • "Glu Mobile bets on iPhone 5 gamers to score big" Reuters 10:18 AM
  • "Apple's Remote-Kill Patent: New Cost Of Doing Business Abroad?" BYTE 10:17 AM
  • "Revealed: The only reason to upgrade to the iPhone 5" Electricpig 9:36 AM
  • "The Macalope Daily: Hissy fit du jour" Macworld [Insider Content] 9:36 AM
  • "Has Apple Silenced Audience? Apple has now officially launched its iPhone 5, so what usually follows is speculation about its famed 'halo effect.'" TheStreet 9:35 AM
  • "How the iPhone 5 and iOS 6 can benefit business"  Macworld 9:30 AM
  • "Understanding Apple – iPhone 5, A Note on Supply Constraints" The Motley Fool 9:30 AM
  • "Passbook: Apple's Answer to the Mobile Payment Question/Mobile firms have been working for years to develop a mobile wallet that will allow payments using your phone instead of cash, although none has gained any meaningful traction. Apple is now entering the fray with Passbook, which it calls less of a wallet and more of a storage space for loyalty cards, boarding passes and coupons." E-Commerce Times 10:45 AM
  • "Why the iPhone 5 Does Not Have N.F.C. — It Can't" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 12:14 PM
  • "Phil Schiller on the lightning connector and there's no NFC on the iPhone 5" Edible Apple 10:37 AM
  • "Apple's iWallet is Inevitable, NFC or Not" Patently Apple 10:36 AM
  • "Why No NFC In The iPhone 5 Should Work Out for Apple" ReadWriteWeb 9:08 AM
  • "'iPhone Fatigue' - What It Really Means" ReadWriteWeb 9:08 AM
  • "Apple iPhone 5 launch: zzzzzz/Apple still has the public on its side" MarketWatch 9:01 AM
  • "The iPhone 5: a secret unkept"  The Verge 8:58 AM
  • "Preorders of 'disappointing' iPhone 5 sell out in less than an hour at Apple" BGR 9:21 AM
  • "Did the iPhone 5 sell out 20x faster than previous models?" TUAW 8:58 AM
  • "Will the iPhone 5 Be Apple's Best-Selling Gadget?" Mashable 8:52 AM
  • "The iPhone 5 Is Selling Like A Crazy Thing (Except On O2)" AppleBitch 8:50 AM
  • "Does Apple's 'Boring' iPhone 5 Foreshadow a Blackberry-Like Decline?" TheStreet 8:45 AM
  • "Thoughts and Observations Regarding Yesterday's iPhone 5 and Music Event"  Daring Fireball 8:45 AM
  • "Apple has been an LTE straggler: maybe that's a good thing: Apple has taken its sweet time with LTE on the iPhone. Apple says it has good reasons." CNET News 8:41 AM
  • "People Are Using TV Differently --Which Could Be Good For Apple" MacNews 8:38 AM
  • "Apple Schooled Nokia On Launching New Products" Seeking Alpha 8:37 AM
  • "Repeat After Me: Revolution, Evolution, Evolution, Must Stand In Line To Buy New iPhone" PixoBebo 8:28 AM
  • "Yes, Yes, Evolutionary Designs Are Nice, But We Mac Users Are Ready For A Little Revolution" Mac 360 8:28 AM
  • "Why I'm choosing the Kindle with Special Offers" CNET Reviews 1:11 PM
  • "Conan O'Brien Imagines the $5 Kindle (Video)" AllThingsD 11:54 AM
  • "Are SSDs worth the extra cost?" ZDNet 11:46 AM
  • "11 Things I'd Like to Know About Nintendo's Wii U" Techland 11:38 AM
  • "One number to rule them all: What smartphones miss today/Buzz centers on smartphones, but new generation of digital nomads are begging for innovation in landlines, VoIP" InfoWorld 10:55 AM
  • "HDTV? Pffft. Ultra HD is 4 times better" The Globe and Mail [Free Registration Required] 10:51 AM
  • "What Electronic Arts is doing right" Fortune 10:49 AM
  • "The WiiU Question: How Many Screens Do You Want In Your Living Room?" Forbes 10:47 AM
  • "A virtual mess: Are you a secret digital hoarder?" Deseret News 10:37 AM
  • "Kindle Fire HD review: A better Kindle, but not a better tablet" Computerworld 10:25 AM
  • "Android tablet browser review: Chrome vs. Dolphin vs. Firefox vs. Opera" [Slideshow] Network World 10:25 AM
  • "U.S. tech education lacks spark: MIT, teachers tackle China domination" Boston Herald 10:14 AM
  • "New test results highlight Windows security struggles" Download 9:57 AM
  • "Sprint's Turnaround Is Stronger Than Nokia's" Seeking Alpha 9:49 AM
  • "Murder, YouTube, and Censorship" ZDNet 11:44 AM
  • "Should Google be censoring videos just because they are linked to violence?" GigaOM [Free Registration Required] 11:40 AM
  • "Hottest Google Android news & rumors for the week ending Sept. 14" Network World 11:15 AM
  • "Google Project Glass Must Be More Than Fashion" InformationWeek 10:00 AM
  • "Google Can't Have It Both Ways" Forbes 9:49 AM
  • "Meg Whitman: We Are Going To Release A Smartphone At HP" Business Insider 9:30 AM
  • "Windows Phone 8 stands a chance as Apple, Android dither: The world has Xbox, PlayStation and Wii - it can handle 3 mobile OSes too" The Register 8:37 AM
  • "Conan's intern runs into iPhone 5 trouble" TUAW 8:58 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Paper by fiftythree update brings faster ink, edge-to-edge drawing, and more" iMore 8:04 PM
  • "20 Cases for Your New iPhone 5" Mashable 3:39 PM
  • "YC Alum PlanGrid Launches 2.0 To Bring Construction Blueprints To The iPhone, Too" TechCrunch 3:29 PM
  • "This Week in Things I Like – Just Landed for iOS, iDock, Office Pod, Audi, ViZiFy & Apple's iPhone 5" 7/Apps 12:13 PM
  • "Ars Technica Shatters Traffic Records with iPhone 5 Live Blog: Real-Time Coverage of Apple Unveiling Generates 13.2 Million Page Views" Ars Technica 11:13 AM
  • "Google's Java translator eases path to iPad, iPhone apps: The company also moves forward on Python client library for Google APIs" Computerworld 10:37 AM
  • "MacBook Air leads ultra-portable computer sales" MacNews 9:33 AM
  • "Help Save the Red Panda with Laloo the Red Panda for iPad" PRWeb 9:33 AM
  • "Describe It: A great new word game for iPhone and iPad" PRWeb 9:33 AM
  • "Pocket Your iPhone 5 without Even Visiting a Shop" PRWeb 9:33 AM
  • "Night Stand HD 2 Now Available on iOS App Store from Spoonjuice" PRWeb 9:33 AM
  • "Apple Lightning Adapter: iHome, Gear4 accessories covered" Digital Trends 9:02 AM
  • "MicroStrategy 9.3 takes on self-service, Big Data, cloud and iPhone 5" ZDNet 8:57 AM
  • "Storganeyes 1.0.0 for iOS - Simple, Bright Organization of Storage Space" prMac 3:37 PM
  • "Live 10 Years Longer - There's an App for That" prMac 9:36 AM
  • "Launching Block Earth - A New Dynamic Block World for iOS" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Name The Meme 1.0 released for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "123 Kids Fun GAMES 4.0 for iOS - 7 Different Learning Games in 1 App" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Jack's Secret Monster iPad: Choose the Story Line in Interactive Book" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Attach Audio Notes to Your Photos with Memo Tag" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Magic Belles Sprinkle Magic Dust Over iPhone, iPad and iPod touch" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Jungle Haste a Jump and Run Game for iOS Hits the App Store" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Earthquake Buddy 1.0 for iOS - Life Matters" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "BuzlyLabs introduces The End 1.0 for iOS - Epic New Blaster Game" prMac 8:31 AM
Computer Industry
  • "CEO Whitman: HP Will 'Ultimately Offer A Smartphone'" CRN 10:21 AM
  • "HP's Whitman: 'We have to offer a smartphone'" ZDNet 11:46 AM
  • "HP planning smartphone u-turn but RIM deal unlikely" V3 11:39 AM
  • "Meg Whitman Steers HP Back to Smartphones: 'We've Got to Get It Right This Time'" Wired 9:05 PM
  • "HP plots tablet comeback to penetrate biz world with slab" Channel Register 11:36 AM
  • "Microsoft Could Boost Dividend 15%" Barron's 11:54 AM
  • "Microsoft gives Oprah treatment to employees" TG Daily 11:34 AM
  • "Microsoft to spend £80m on Surface tablet and Windows Phone 8 staff giveaway" V3 11:38 AM
  • "Microsofties to get Windows 8 Surface tabs" The Register 11:37 AM
  • "Microsoft playing match-maker between ISVs and Windows 8 tablet vendors to encourage software pre-installations" DigiTimes 10:41 AM
  • "Microsoft Azure Tops Cloud Developer Platform Survey: Microsoft Azure bests VMware in Evans Data survey of cloud developers, but Google and Amazon aren't far behind." InformationWeek 10:53 AM
  • "Microsoft expected to offer Office 2013 upgrades in October" Computerworld 11:12 AM
  • "Microsoft to deliver final version of Office 2013 RT starting in early November" ZDNet 11:46 AM
  • "Office for Windows RT to ship between November and January" IDG News Service 11:12 AM
  • "Spending Spree Keeps IBM Ahead Of Competition In Software Services" Seeking Alpha 9:43 AM
  • "Intel: Watch Us Push The PC Envelope" [Video Report] TheStreet 9:46 AM
  • "Intel's Tech Roadmap: Visual Tour" [Slideshow] InformationWeek 10:53 AM
  • "Intel: Is the x86 playbook played out?" ZDNet 11:47 AM
  • "Intel works to extend battery life, enable always-on communications: Intel Labs is developing new hardware to analyze data flow to laptops, and has integrated a Wi-Fi radio in a chip" IDG News Service 10:56 AM
  • "No wires! Intel demos wireless docking for Ultrabooks: WiGig technology promises to rid the computer desktop of wires, with products expected next year" IDG News Service 10:56 AM
  • "Your palm will be your next password/Summary: Intel has demonstrated new ways for devices to recognize individual users." ZDNet 11:47 AM
  • "Intel says 14nm process ready for production by end of 2013" DigiTimes 10:40 AM
  • "Intel preps low-cost miniature computer for launch: Photos" ZDNet 11:46 AM
  • "Analyst says Intel ultrabooks are priced too high" TG Daily 11:33 AM
  • "New Intel Chip Won't Support Linux" TechCrunch 3:29 PM
  • "Intel researchers put WiFi inside—the processor, that is: After a decade of research, Intel shows off Rosepoint CPU with integrated WiFi." Ars Technica 7:02 PM
  • "Obama's exec order draft on cybersecurity stirs debate: Bill's backers, civil liberties groups, business and security community all have views on the matter. Here's a sampling" CSO 11:15 AM
  • "Republicans ready 'STEM Jobs Act': House vote next week; Senate will likely take action in lame duck session" Computerworld 10:22 AM
  • "USB cables could power PCs, peripherals" CNET News 9:56 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Apple shares jump, hit record high on 'iPhone 5 fever'" Reuters 4:20 PM
  • "Apple stock hits record high, near $700" CNNMoney 10:22 AM
  • "Apple shares near $700 following iPhone 5 launch" CNET News 12:15 PM
  • "AAPL Now Equal to Entire 1977 S&P Market Cap" Barron's 12:14 PM
  • "Apple opens at a record high as iPhone 5 pre-orders sell out" Fortune 9:39 AM
  • "Apple now worth 35 times Dell's market value" MacDailyNews 9:31 AM
  • "Looking At Apple's Growth Beyond The iPhone 5" Seeking Alpha 8:37 AM
  • "Why iPhone fans should buy Seagate shares" MarketWatch 12:15 PM
  • "Will iPhone 5 Drive Wireless Growth?" Zacks 10:21 AM
Industry News
  • "Tech Stocks: Apple, social-media shares shine on tech stocks/Demand of iPhone 5 stronger-than-expected as Apple hits new high" MarketWatch 4:11 PM
  • "U.S. stocks extend Fed-inspired rally" MarketWatch 9:41 AM
  • "U.S. Stocks Rise as Global Markets Rally on Fed Program" Bloomberg 10:13 AM
  • "Stocks Hold Gains on QE3 Confidence" TheStreet 4:12 PM
  • "Stocks end week at multi-year highs" CNNMoney 4:12 PM
  • "Blue Chips Extend Rally: Energy and materials shares led stocks higher as the Federal Reserve's bond-buying plan continued to bring out buyers, overshadowing tepid retail sales and industrial-production data." [Paid Membership Required] 4:13 PM
  • "Telecom Stocks: IPhone 5 upgrades weigh on AT&T, Verizon/Stifel downgrades wireless carriers on valuation, margin pressure" MarketWatch 11:52 AM
  • "Stocks set to extend rally" CNNMoney 9:30 AM
  • "U.K. stocks rally; resource firms cheer Fed action" MarketWatch 9:40 AM
  • "Asia Markets: Asia stocks rally on Fed; S&P upgrade spurs Seoul" MarketWatch 9:35 AM
  • "Asian Shares Rally on Fed Stimulus Measures" [Paid Membership Required] 9:39 AM
  • "Europe Markets: Europe stocks rally to 15-month high on Fed moves" MarketWatch 11:50 AM
  • "World markets surge on Fed action" CNNMoney 9:30 AM
  • "Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks: Nasdaq's 10 most active stocks at 1 p.m." Associated Press 12:50 PM
  • "Midday Glance: Computer companies/Computer companies shares up at 1 p.m." Associated Press 12:50 PM
  • "Network Stocks: 4 to Buy, 1 to Sell" TheStreet 9:44 AM

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