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  • "A Rare Look at Design Genius Jony Ive: The Man Behind the Apple Watch/How Apple's under-the-radar design genius, Jonathan Ive, has found the way to our hearts."  Vogue 8:28 AM
  • "Apple's IPhone Pay System Casts Shadow on PayPal Spinoff" Bloomberg 9:01 AM
  • "As PayPal Spins Off, Apple Pay Signals New Era at Cash Register" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 8:09 AM
  • "Yosemite GM provides an early look at new versions of Pages and Keynote for Mac" 9to5Mac 8:01 AM
  • "OS X Yosemite to be released very soon" MacIssues 8:43 AM
  • "Mac OS X Yosemite nears release as GM build arrives with developers" The Inquirer 8:38 AM
  • "Apple asks developers to submit their apps for Yosemite" Cult of Mac 8:16 AM
  • "Multicam split screens in FCPX and how to blur a moving logo in Motion" 8:25 AM
  • "iDesign, uDesign, we all design with Logo Design Studio Pro" Apple Daily Report 7:48 AM
  • "The Right Way And The Right Reason To Rip DVDs To Your Mac" BohemianBoomer 7:41 AM
  • "The Audacity Of Free Audio Apps" Mac 360 7:41 AM
  • "A Better Way To Do Gmail On A Mac" Mac 360 7:41 AM
  • "Radio Isn't Dead. Radio Has Shifted In Time" NoodleMac 7:40 AM
  • "Honestly, I Thought This Famous Mac Utility App Died Many Years Ago" Mac 360 7:40 AM
Press Releases
  • "Accordance 11 Collections Are Here!" Accordance 7:47 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Former Apple managers talk of the 24/7 work culture: 'these people are nuts'" 9to5Mac 8:01 AM
  • "The Real Reason PayPal Isn't an Apple Pay Preferred Partner"  Bank Innovation 8:15 AM
  • "How PayPal missed huge Apple Pay deal because of the Galaxy S5" BGR 8:14 AM
  • "Apple Pay to Work with Siri (Report)" Tom's Guide 9:07 AM
  • "Apple sales hold steady in despite iPhone 6 pre-launch" Kantar Worldpanel 8:05 AM
  • "The iPhone 5c was the best selling phone in UK, before iPhone 6 debut" 9to5Mac 8:05 AM
  • "iPhone 5C was UK's best-selling smartphone in August despite imminent iPhone 6 launch" The Inquirer 8:38 AM
  • "iPhone 5C 'Defied Convention' In Market Share Surge Prior To iPhone 6 Launch" Business Insider 8:51 AM
  • "Apple Accepting iTunes Donations For 'City of Hope' Center During October" TechCrunch 7:55 AM
  • "Branded tablet growth expected to disappoint with only 2.5% growth; Apple down and Samsung up, says ABI Research" DigiTimes 8:21 AM
  • "Apple won't be happy with this Dutch store's hilariously bent iPhone 6 retail displays" BGR 8:14 AM
  • "Rockin' the living room: Beats Music arrives on Apple TV" Macworld 8:03 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "Sprint doubles AT&T's double-the-data wireless promotion: Under new CEO Marcelo Claure, Sprint is keeping the pressure on its larger competitors and going directly after AT&T." CNET 9:07 AM
  • "Sprint doubles data on high-end plans for families and businesses" iMore 9:07 AM
  • "Let's Talk Jailbreak 75: Interview with Kyle Matthews of ModMyi" iDownload Blog 8:34 AM
  • "Horsepower of Apple's A8 & iPhone 6 extend iOS's gaming lead over Android's Google Play" AppleInsider 8:02 AM
  • "The secret behind the time-lapse function in the iOS 8 Camera app" 9to5Mac 8:49 AM
  • "Gold iPads coming this month, rumored 12.9-incher next year" The Verge 7:53 AM
  • "Apple is going for gold with next-generation iPad Air, says Bloomberg" AppAdvice 8:06 AM
  • "Gold iPad Air: Can a Color Save Tablets?" Tapscape 8:02 AM
  • "iPad Air 2 specs: color options to include gold, silver and space gray" BGR 8:14 AM
  • "Apple Watch Won't Hit Mass Production Till January, Report Claims" Digital Trends 8:20 AM
  • "Apple Reduces Screen Size in Apple Watch Video to Match Website" The Mac Observer 7:48 AM
  • "Watch display in Apple's video is actually smaller than you initially thought" BGR 8:14 AM
  • "iPhone Repair Programs for iPhone 5 Issues" Kirkville 8:35 AM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "Mac Pro Prices & Deals" MacPrices 7:48 AM
  • "Mac mini Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:48 AM

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  • "iPhone 6 deep-dive review: A major new step in design and performance" Computerworld 8:09 AM
  • "iPhone 6: an honest review" ["Apple is sometimes guilty of putting form before function, and this is where aesthetics can undermine usability. How a phone feels and how well it stays in hands and fingers are intertwined benefits. While I find that iPhone 6 feels quite good to hold and can be operated with one hand, the surface is too slick."] BetaNews 8:12 AM
  • "iPhone 6 Camera Review" Forbes 8:39 AM
  • "Review: Verus Damda Series Case for the iPhone 6" Run Around Tech 8:49 AM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Amazing guitar and vocal effects boxes will have you sounding like a pro" Cult of Mac 8:47 AM
  • "PromptSmart iOS App Review" Tapscape 8:52 AM
  • "BuggyFun Review: BuggyFun allows children to create their own tracks for bugs to interact with for a unique open-ended experience." 148Apps 9:09 AM
  • "Fold the Adventure Review: Fold pieces of paper to create platforms for a princely rabbit in this puzzle game; something that isn't as beguiling as you'd think." 148Apps 8:49 AM
  • "Call the plumber: How to teach Siri about your relationships" Macworld 8:43 AM
  • "7 Ways to Preserve Your Battery Life on iOS 8" Mashable 8:30 AM
  • "Apple's New Anti-Tracking System For iPhones Doesn't Work, Researcher Claims" Business Insider 8:51 AM
  • "Jony Ive Talks Apple Watch, Design Process in October Vogue" Mashable 8:49 AM
  • "Vogue interviews Jony Ive, discusses the Apple Watch: 'Isn't that fantastic?'" 9to5Mac 8:49 AM
  • "The pros and cons of iPhone 6 Plus ownership" ZDNet 8:48 AM
  • "It turns out Apple's iPhone 6 and iOS 8 encryption is really good" BGR 8:48 AM
  • "How Developers Should Adapt to Apple Watch" Mashable 8:38 AM
  • "Five things Apple should fix in the next Apple TV update" Macworld 8:03 AM
  • "Apple should offer more support for t-coil technology for hearing aids" Apple Daily Report 7:49 AM
  • "Apple And The Cloud: Love It, Hate It, Or Don't Trust It, It's Here To Stay" Mac 360 7:40 AM
  • "Please, Apple. Don't Build This Product No Matter What" TeraTalks 7:40 AM
  • "This Picture Reveals Why Android Can Be So Frustrating For Developers" Business Insider 8:50 AM
  • "PayPal May Be Set To Learn That Timing, Indeed, Is Everything" Forbes 8:25 AM
  • "How Windows 10 Will Save The PC Tablet And Notebook Industry" Mac 360 7:40 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "PopKey's Animated GIF Keyboard For iOS 8 Is The One You Should Be Using" TechCrunch 9:09 AM
  • "Factory Unlock AT&T iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus at ATT-iPhon-Unlock" News9 Oklahoma 8:09 AM
  • "Misfit for iOS updated with support for new Flash fitness and sleep monitor" AppAdvice 8:07 AM
  • "Path takes laziness to a new level with business messaging" Macworld 8:02 AM
  • "Pokemon trading card game demoed in August now available for iPad" 9to5Mac 8:01 AM
  • "Firespotter Labs Becomes Switch, Providing A Cloud-Based Phone System For Google Apps" TechCrunch 7:55 AM
  • "Set Focus/Exposure AFTER taking photo! MultiCam app changes way of taking good photos. So far you had to first set focus, exposure, then take a photo. MultiCam reverses this process - you take photos first, and then adjust focus/exposure anytime!" MultiCam 7:48 AM
  • "AssistiveWare launches educational keyboards for iPad" prMac 8:43 AM
  • "TrueHDR gets major update for iOS 8" prMac 7:51 AM
  • "MultiCam 1.0 for iOS8 - Take Photo Now, Set Focus and Exposure Later" prMac 7:51 AM
  • "Introducing MileWiz - the Automatic Mileage Tracker" prMac 7:50 AM
  • "Mac Printer Driver Updates for Gerstetner, HP, Savin, Ricoh, Infotec, Lanier, InfoPrint, NRG" FairerPlatform 7:42 AM
  • "3D Molecules Edit and Test - a useful chemistry tool for iPad and iPhone" prMac 7:50 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft Offers First Peek of Windows 10: Company Pledges to Give Users a Voice in Development" [Paid Membership Required] 8:53 AM
  • "Microsoft unveils Windows 10" DigiTimes 8:21 AM
  • "Microsoft reportedly testing Cortana for Windows 10 internally" Electronista 8:21 AM
  • "Windows 7 gains more ground as Windows 8 drops again" The Inquirer 8:39 AM
  • "And now it's IBM's turn to reboot its cloud" Gigaom 8:42 AM
  • "Lenovo becomes the biggest x86 server provider in China as acquisition of IBM x86 server business completes, says IDC" DigiTimes 8:21 AM
  • "HP joins the Windows tablet camp" USA Today 8:54 AM
  • "Can HP's $200 Windows Laptop Slow Chromebook Onslaught?" TheStreet 8:54 AM
  • "Intel pushes factory IoT with $9 million cost savings at plant" PCWorld 8:35 AM
  • "Intel's Basis Peak smartwatch is coming in November for $200" The Inquirer 8:38 AM
  • "Meet AMD's pole-dancing 64-bit ARM chip: Hierofalcon wants to be in a mast near you" The Register 8:38 AM
  • "Oracle helps developers build secure iOS and Android apps" V3 8:43 AM
  • "Larry Ellison, Oracle's humble CTO, demos cloud migration at OpenWorld" The Register 8:29 AM
  • "Fujitsu to design Japanese exascale supercomputer" PCWorld 8:35 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Why Apple Pay Is Likely To Succeed, And Lessons From PayPal" Seeking Alpha 9/30
  • "Apple to announce fiscal Q4 earnings on October 20th, will include initial iPhone 6 sales" 9to5Mac 9/30
  • "Evercore raises Apple price target to $125, sees bigger iPhones leading to bigger sales" AppleInsider 9/30
  • "Why Apple Stock Is Up Today" TheStreet 9/30
Industry News
  • "Stocks fall hard at the opening bell" USA Today 8:57 AM
  • "Stock Market Today: Futures Slip as U.S. Private Sector Adds Jobs" TheStreet 8:57 AM
  • "Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street slide, drop in Korean factory output" Associated Press 8:56 AM
  • "U.S. Stocks Open Lower: Data on Manufacturing and Construction Spending Still Ahead" [Paid Membership Required] 8:56 AM
  • "Asia Markets: Japanese stocks pull back as yen softens" MarketWatch 8:55 AM
  • "Europe Markets: Euro falls, stocks flat after fresh round of downbeat data" MarketWatch 8:55 AM

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