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Weekend Highlights: Jamal Carnette among analysts unsurprised that Apple's television plans shelved, his rationale: "gross margins. Simply put, the television business isn't as lucrative as Apple desires"; but as for Apple TV, the future is brighter with possibility of local television programming being offered; International Business Times advice on choosing between Photos, Flickr, Dropbox, other apps for picture management; The Intercept reporting Apple and Google part of "confidential spy summit" in England; Peter Kafka and Dawn Chmielewski of Re/code are reporting Apple is pushing to include local TV as part of Apple TV, meaning potential delays to next gen "hobby" device—additional reports in our Apple/Macintosh section; Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft are the four horsemen of IT innovation says ZDNet's Larry Dignan; Dan Frommer on Slice Intelligence's report that Apple Watch orders have dropped considerably since initial supply sold out; exec of Sling TV discusses with Benzinga his belief as to why Apple was always "unlikely to release a TV"; Lesa Snider talks about maximizing Photos on OS X by using smart albums; iTunes Match could use some fixing according to Kirk McElhearn; IBM likes Apple Watch, sees its use in the enterprise with MobileFirst apps; iPhone can save lives in more ways than one, like this story of an iPhone absorbing a shotgun blast; welp...Samsung's iPhone 6 killer, the Galaxy S6 is not doing its job; Kanye West's next album rumored to debut as iTunes/Beats exclusive; Apple Watch update changes heart rate monitoring, less consistent; Wayne Williams' first 24 hours with the Apple Watch good so far, expects to like it more over time; Roman Loyola at Macworld reviews new 13" MacBook Air; iDownload Blog shows how to use Watch to locate your iPhone.

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  • "Apple Inc. Isn't Making a TV Set: Here's Why It Matters"  The Motley Fool 8:32 AM
  • "Apple's long-rumored web TV service hits a snag due to local programming ambitions" Digital Spy 8:33 AM
  • "Apple television service held up by local programming demand?" MacNN 12:52 PM
  • "Apple's iOS 9 could herald new future for older iPhones, iPads"  ANI 8:20 AM
  • "Apple Wants Local TV in Its Apple TV Service, Which Means Apple TV Could Be Delayed"  Re/code 5/22
  • "Apple's Desire to Include Local Stations in Streaming TV Service Could Delay Launch Beyond WWDC" MacRumors 5/22
  • "Apple wants subscription TV service to include live local broadcasts, content rights remain roadblock" AppleInsider 5/22
  • "Apple's rumored TV service to include local stations, likely won't launch by early fall" iDownload Blog 5/22
  • "IT innovation's four horsemen: Google, Apple, Amazon, Microsoft"  ZDNet 5/22
  • "Apple Watch orders fell sharply after the first day and haven't grown since, a shopping data firm says"  Quartz 5/22
  • "Apple Watch Orders Estimated to Average 30,000 Per Day in U.S. After Initial Surge" MacRumors 5/22
  • "iOS 9 & OS X 10.11 to bring 'quality' focus, smaller apps, Rootless security, legacy iPhone/iPad support"  9to5Mac 5/22
  • "Mark Gurman talks to CNBC about the iPad's future, iOS 9, and WWDC" CNBC 5/22
  • "Apple: the next small thing" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 5/22
  • "DISH Network Executive Explains Why Apple Was Unlikely To Release A TV" Benzinga 5/22
  • "Applications - Apple Pages and Numbers issues" ["I just switched to Yosemite finally ... and I'm mostly impressed with the gain in speed, network access, etc. Before I upgrade to the 'new,' non-iWork '09 Pages, does anyone know if Apple graciously put back the ability to link text boxes?"] MacInTouch 4:44 PM
  • "Mac Basics: AirDrop lets you send files from your Mac to nearby Macs and iOS devices/AirDrop makes it easy to send files wirelessly from your Mac to other Mac computers, and with OS X Yosemite you can also share with iOS devices." Apple Support 5/22
  • "Apple Web Server notifications: This article provides credit to people who have reported potential security issues in Apple's web servers." Apple Support 5/22
  • "Hands On: Folder Color 2.1.0 (OS X)" MacNN 12:52 PM
  • "How to Stop Using an iCloud Password to Unlock a Mac" OS X Daily 3:53 PM
  • "How to Add a Startup Sound to Mac OS X" iClarified 1:54 PM
  • "How To Change Mac OS X Screenshot Location" Redmond Pie 12:51 PM
  • "Final Cut Pro X 10.2 review: Apple's professional video editor remains at the top of its game" Macworld UK 5/22
  • "Smart uses for smart albums in Photos for OS X" Macworld 5/22
  • "Pro Tip: Deploy thin images on a Mac with AutoDMG" TechRepublic 5/22
  • "Revisions for Dropbox: Take Control of Your Dropbox History" MacStories 5/22
  • "Ask the iTunes Guy: Fixing iTunes Match's quirks" Macworld 5/22
  • "How to create a new user account on your Mac" iMore 5/22
  • "Ask: How to Fix a Mac's Broken Find Function" Mac|Life 5/22
  • "Use this little tweak to stop cluttering your Mac's desktop with screenshots" The Next Web 5/22
  • "Anytune for Mac OS X a handy tool for musicians, dancers, singers" Apple Daily Report 5/22
  • "Got A Touch Of Mac OCD? Massage It With This Clever Mac App" TeraTalks 5/22
  • "Finally, 9 Ways To Love This Creative Writer's Unique New Mac Tool" Mac 360 5/22
  • "What To Do When All You Want To Do Is Sync This To That On Your Mac" BohemianBoomer 5/22
  • "How To Save Photos And Movies From Messages On Your Mac" Mac 360 5/22
  • "Get The Internet To Come To You With This Blast From The Past Mac App For News" NoodleMac 5/22
  • "Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited Mac Review" Mac Gamer HQ 5/22
  • "iOS 9 Jailbreak Will Be Nearly Impossible To Achieve, Here's Why" Redmond Pie 5/22
Press Releases
  • "GIFs for Mac Makes Sure You Always Have the Perfect Reaction GIF Handy" Lifehacker 2:20 PM
  • "Microsoft releases Office for Mac 2011 14.5.1 Update" OfficeforMacHelp 10:01 AM
  • "iSMARTtrain v4.0 - Heart Rate and Power Meter Software for Mac" prMac 8:24 AM
  • "Quincy for Mac OS Released" prMac 5/22
  • "McNeel prepping for first official release of Rhino 5 for Mac (finally!)" Architosh 5/22
  • "ChordsMaestro, Your Personal Music Chord Wizard" prMac 5/22
  • "Script of the Day: Play Random Album, quickly assembles the tracks of a full album chosen at random in an iTunes playlist and plays it" Doug's AppleScripts 5/22
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple And Google Just Attended A Confidential Spy Summit In A Remote English Mansion" The Intercept 11:47 AM
  • "Apple and Google met with spy chiefs at an 18th-century mansion in England to secretly discuss government surveillance" Business Insider 11:46 AM
  • "Millennials have a clear favorite when asked which tech company is their 'ideal employer'" ["Nearly 20% of millennials say Google is their ideal employer. 13% of millennials named Apple, and 9% listed Facebook as their ideal place to work."] Business Insider 1:18 PM
  • "IBM Joins Wearables Fray with Enterprise Apple Watch Apps" Datamation 8:46 AM
  • "Prince Andrew spotted wearing a new £12,000 Apple Watch at Buckingham Palace event" Daily Mail (UK) 7:19 PM
  • "Uber Hires Legal Counsel from Apple to Work on Privacy Issues" Modmyi 8:27 AM
  • "Best Buy Delivers $200 Price Cut To Already Discounted 27-Inch 5K Retina iMac" HotHardware 4:37 PM
  • "One Place You Won't Find the Steve Jobs Trailer: Apple's Site" Digital Trends 8:19 AM
  • "Apple attends 'spy summit' to discuss data privacy, mass surveillance issues" AppleInsider 5/22
  • "IBM confirms Apple Watch is also an enterprise product"  Computerworld 5/22
  • "Apple and IBM push MobileFirst apps onto Apple Watch" V3 5/22
  • "Apple Watch targets the enterprise as IBM apps get smartwatch support" The Inquirer 5/22
  • "Fitbit leads in fitness tracker popularity, but Apple Watch poised to gain ground" AppleInsider 5/22
  • "Man survives shotgun attack after his iPhone takes brunt of blast" iTV News 5/22
  • "An iPhone saved a man's life when it absorbed a shotgun blast" Business Insider 5/22
  • "Forget being an iPhone 6 killer, Galaxy S6 sales are a total disaster for Samsung" Cult of Android 5/22
  • "Dallas inventor sues Container Store over his patented, 'elegant' iPhone holder" Dallas Morning News [Paid Membership Required] 5/22
  • "Apple-loving Kanye West could debut next album on Beats Music refresh" Cult of Mac 5/22
  • "Sorry, Tidal: Kanye West's new album may be an Apple Music exclusive" BGR 5/22
Non-Apple News
  • "Has tech giant Google peaked?" AAP 8:56 PM
  • "Samsung is 'placing the wrong bet' on its flagship smartphone and now the company is going into total meltdown"  Business Insider 4:38 PM
  • "Mozilla Euthanizes $25 Firefox Phone, Will Focus On 'Quality' Products" HotHardware 4:37 PM
  • "Here's how badly we're getting ripped off by our mobile phone providers: UK's Three offers unlimited data and texts (even roaming to US) all for £20 ($31)." ["My fellow Americans, let me (again) re-iterate how badly we're all getting overcharged: Three offers a 30-day prepaid plan with unlimited data, unlimited texts, and 200 minutes of domestic calling, all for £20 ($31). That's about one-third less than what I pay right now Stateside."]  Ars Technica 4:01 PM
  • "90% of Americans want privacy, less than 10% believe they can get it" GeekWire 1:54 PM
  • "Personalization study findings: Email is top channel; social, web, ads next; data needs vary" VentureBeat 12:25 PM
  • "Sega confirms plans to axe more iOS and Android games" Digital Spy 8:34 AM
  • "Bring On the New Emoji! It's great to see Unicode tweaking emoji to make them even more useful." PC Magazine 8:20 AM
  • "Android Factory Reset Proven Useless, User Data Still Recoverable... 630 Million Devices Affected" HotHardware 4:36 PM
  • "Android's faulty factory reset tool leaves 500 million users open to attack" V3 8:20 AM
  • "BlackBerry Cuts Jobs Worldwide in Smartphone Consolidation" Bloomberg 5/22
  • "Jay Z Under Fire by Black Scholar for 'Pulling Out the Race Card' in Tidal Debate" The Wrap 5/22
  • "Philips turns LEDs into an indoor GPS for supermarkets" Engadget 5/22
  • "Private I: The network vulnerability is coming from inside the house!" Macworld 5/22
  • "Think factory reset wipes your data from Android phones? Think again" ZDNet 5/22
  • "The Asymco Trilogy with Horace Dediu Part 2 – Apple in Asia & Luxury – Analyse Asia with Bernard Leong" asymco 5/22
  • "Podcast: Exponent 046 - Everything Has a Price" Stratechery 5/22
  • "TMO Daily Observations 2015-05-22: Fingerprints to Google and Apple Watch Heartrate Monitoring" The Mac Observer 5/22
  • "AppleInsider podcast discusses new Macs, Apple Watch update & Wall Street analysts" AppleInsider 5/22
  • "Apple Maps in China offer a sneak peak what's in store for Maps in iOS 9" ["Bizarrely enough, Apple's Maps in China are better than Apple Maps in Europe or the Unites States. Those improvements are likely to trickle back to the rest of us in enhancements due for iOS 9 and the next OS X (as well as in the navigation maps on Apple Watch)."]  AppleInsider 1:55 PM
  • "Apple may deliver ways to rev up the iPad, report says" PhysOrg 8:34 AM
  • "Apple Maps gains data from NavAds, Yellow Pages and other partners" iDownload Blog 3:45 PM
  • "iOS 9 to Focus on Speed, Quality, Bugs" Tapscape 3:42 PM
  • "These tablets have the best screens" CNET 7:38 PM
  • "Apple Begins Shipping Gold Edition Watches to Early Pre-Order Customers" MacRumors 5/22
  • "Early Apple Watch Edition orders begin shipping with custom delivery times" AppleInsider 5/22
  • "Apple's iOS 9 Could Herald A New Future For Older iPhones And iPads" TechCrunch 5/22
  • "A bunch of new details about Apple's next big iPhone update just leaked" Business Insider 5/22
  • "Home automation and music set to be the main new features of iOS 9" Relaxnews 5/22
  • "Report: iOS 9 to Play Nice With Older iPhones, iPads" PC Magazine 5/22
  • "Here's Great News if You Have an Old iPhone: iPhone 4S owners, rejoice" Time 5/22
  • "iOS 9 Will Reportedly Bring Security Improvements That Further Hinder Jailbreakability" Modmyi 5/22
  • "Update to Apple Watch OS 1.0.1 leading to less frequent heart rate monitoring" 9to5Mac 5/22
  • "Apple accidentally broke an Apple Watch feature with its 1st software update" Business Insider 5/22
  • "Users report less consistent heart rate readings after updating to Watch OS 1.0.1" iDownload Blog 5/22
  • "Apple Watch 1.0.1 update breaks Heart Rate Monitor data collection" MacIssues 5/22
  • "Apple Watch OS Update Reduces Background Heart Rate Monitoring Frequency" The Mac Observer 5/22
  • "Apple Watch doesn't work with 5Ghz Wi-Fi networks" iDownload Blog 5/22
  • "SSD in new 15-Inch MacBook Pro reaches read speeds of 2GB/S" Digital Trends 5/22
  • "Apple Leaks New iPhone On Apple Store" Forbes 5/22
  • "Next gen iPhone production to start mass production next month?" Apple Daily Report 5/22
  • "Apple patents tiny hotspot designed for joggers and campers" ZDNet 5/22
  • "Storage discussion continues, meanwhile, on SSD (solid state drive) performance, configuration (including iMac options) and various archival issues (including heat, film and optical media)." MacInTouch 4:44 PM
  • "iPhone/iOS - Mail and certificate problems; lack of multiple user accounts" MacInTouch 4:43 PM
  • "Printing - troublehooting OfficeJet Pro 8000 (wireless)" MacInTouch 4:45 PM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "Gesundheit! For iPhone Is Temporarily Available For Free (Normally $2.99)" App Sliced 9:43 AM
  • "Hack RUN For iPhone/iPad Is Free Right Now (Previously $2.99)" App Sliced 9:43 AM
  • "This Is Not A Ball Game For iPhone/iPad Is Free Today (Was $0.99)" App Sliced 9:43 AM
  • "Today's Top iPhone /iPad /Mac App Freebies And Price Drops" App Sliced 5/22
  • "Action Climbing For iPhone Is Temporarily Available For Free (Normally $0.99)" App Sliced 5/22
  • "Dandelion For iPhone/iPad Is Free Right Now (Previously $1.99)" App Sliced 5/22
  • "15" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 5/22
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 5/22
  • "MacBook Air Prices & Sales" MacPrices 5/22

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  • "The Human Side of a Tech Genius: 'Becoming Steve Jobs' is an eminently readable and inspiring book that presents the late Steve Jobs as a real human being." [Book Review] Business Today 8:48 AM
  • "Gold Apple Watch Edition Unboxing [Video] iClarified 12:51 PM
  • "2015 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro's dGPU (R9 M370X) Is Cape Verde" AnandTech 8:27 AM
  • "Review: Griffin's WatchStand is a tall, cheap way to dual-dock your Apple Watch and iPhone" 9to5Mac 2:24 PM
  • "Aukey Quick Charge 2.0 wall and portable chargers top off your new phones quickly" ZDNet 10:06 AM
  • "Review: Kanex USB-C to Gigabit Ethernet Adapter solves the WiFi dead zone problem for the 12-inch MacBook" 9to5Mac 9:11 AM
  • "24 hours with Apple Watch [First-impressions review] BetaNews 5/22
  • "Retina 3.3GHz iMac 27in preview: Apple cuts £400 of price of Retina iMac with new model" Macworld UK 5/22
  • "13-inch MacBook Air review: Apple's affordable laptop nicely blends performance and portability" Macworld 5/22
  • "Review: Apple iPhone Lightning Dock" iLounge 5/22
  • "Review: Mophie's Watch Dock elevates your Apple Watch with jewelry store-quality metal and leather" 9to5Mac 5/22
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Simple Machines: iOS app that Teaches Basic Physics through Play" eXtensions 9:44 AM
  • "You Should Play: Does Not Commute turns a time-shifted traffic jam into fun" Macworld 5/22
  • "Hands On: Breezeblox 1.1 (iOS)" MacNN 5/22
  • "'Dragon Blaze' Review - Gamevil's Latest Free to Play RPG" Touch Arcade 5/22
  • "16 Siri commands to save you time on your Apple Watch" iMore 6:27 PM
  • "How to use your Apple Watch with multiple iPhones" iMore 11:48 AM
  • "How to fix a broken iPhone 6 screen in 10 minutes" iMore 9:19 AM
  • "How to choose which notifications are sent to Apple Watch" iDownload Blog 8:27 AM
  • "How to enable or disable Handoff on Apple Watch" iDownload Blog 8:27 AM
  • "How to use your Apple Watch to locate your iPhone" iDownload Blog 5/22
  • "Yes, tagged Faces do sync to your iPhone, iPad, and Mac — if you know where to look" iMore 5/22
  • "Apple Watch: Change wrist orientation" CIO 5/22
  • "Pointers: get more and less from Spotlight" MacNN 5/22
  • "6 great Google Chrome gestures for Android and iOS" PCWorld 5/22
  • "Apple must placate angry developers – or slide towards obscurity: Apple has definite developer issues which must be addressed"  TechRadar UK 8:57 PM
  • "Apple, Inc. Is About to Reinvent a Common Household Item" The Motley Fool 8:50 PM
  • "Would 15 Million Apple Watches Be a 'Disappointment?'" The Motley Fool 8:47 PM
  • "People are worried about Apple for the silliest possible reason" Business Insider 7:22 PM
  • "Security notes offer a warning lesson about getting hacked in a phishing scam involving an iPhone and a fake App Store." MacInTouch 4:44 PM
  • "Office for iPad Needs To Improve File Caching" iPad Insight 3:42 PM
  • "The Apple Watch Is Surprisingly Great For Women: I didn't expect to like my Apple Watch. But my life feels a little less hectic and a little safer with it on."  BuzzFeed 1:14 PM
  • "3 Things Apple's Tim Cook Wants College Graduates To Know" The Motley Fool 1:13 PM
  • "Great expectations: An Ars reader wishlist for iOS 9" Ars Technica 10:07 AM
  • "Of babies and bath water: Apple Car DOA" Macworld 8:20 AM
  • "How to Decide Between a Smartswitch and a Timer for Your Smarthome" The Mac Observer 7:57 AM
  • "Apple Watch increases iPhone battery life significantly; likely to affect future iPhone purchasing decisions" MacDailyNews 5/22
  • "How much can an Apple Watch help iPhone battery life? Quite a bit" ZDNet 5/22
  • "Apple's streaming TV service might not be imminent after all" Macworld 5/22
  • "Waiting for Godot, HomeKit edition" iMore 5/22
  • "Product reviews will never be perfect, but they're still better than ever" Macworld 5/22
  • "Carl Icahn Was Way Off on His Apple TV Set Projections: The activist investor predicted that an Apple-designed TV could bring in $37.5 billion" The Motley Fool 5/22
  • "The Apple Watch addiction" CIO 5/22
  • "Like Apple's Touch ID? You'll Love This" Mac 360 5/22
  • "Why Is This Happening To Apple Watch?" Mac 360 5/22
  • "365 Million Reasons Why Email Is A Solid Investment" TechCrunch 8:12 PM
  • "Successful user experiences may rely more on psychology than design" ZDNet 12:51 PM
  • "Google's Plan for a Sci-fi Teddy Bear is Terrifying" Time 5/22
  • "Google Study Finds 'Security Questions' Next to Useless" The Mac Observer 5/22
  • "Android Factory Reset Fails 500 Million" Tapscape 5/22
  • "Comic: The Cat, the Pendulum and the Camera" iMore 8:11 AM
  • "The Selfie-Stick Generation Is Starting Earlier Than Ever" Gizmodo 5/22
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Firefox browser for iOS is almost ready for testing" Engadget 8:47 PM
  • "11 Apple Watch Health Apps That Will Get You Moving" [Slideshow] TechCrunch 11:11 AM
  • "Marvis Music Player redesigns your music experience on iOS" iDownload Blog 10:16 AM
  • "Coming May 23: Gene Steinberg meets Josh Centers, from TidBITS, and tech columnist Rob Pegoraro, this week on The Tech Night Owl LIVE!" The Tech Night Owl LIVE 9:44 AM
  • "MCE Ships USB 3.0 16X Blu-ray Authoring System for Mac Pro, iMac 5K" prMac 8:24 AM
  • "Cover for iPhone helps you create beautiful photo overlays in seconds" prMac 8:24 AM
  • "English To Portuguese Translator Dictionary App for iOS" prMac 8:20 AM
  • "iOS coding and Linux courses, loads of storage plus privacy protection: Top deals this week" The Next Web 8:11 AM
  • "Portal Pinball opens next week, new trailer released" TechnologyTell 8:09 AM
  • "This App Turns Your $600 Apple Watch Into A $20 Casio Calculator Watch" TechCrunch 5/22
  • "Instacast 5 receives an update with extensive Apple Watch features" AppAdvice 5/22
  • "Take a look at the next major redesign of Spotify's iOS app" 9to5Mac 5/22
  • "Launch of New Car App Gallery and Open Developer Platform Points To The Connected Car's Future" MacPrices 5/22
  • "Joe Kissel Launches His New Joe On Tech Website" MacVoices 5/22
  • "OWC's New Accelsior S PCIe Card Brings 6Gb/s Speeds to any System With a PCIe Slot" Other World Computing 5/22
  • "Kahney's Korner: Are you ready for Cult of Mac version 2?" Cult of Mac 5/22
  • "Currencies 2.0 arrives with a new look, faster conversions, and Apple Watch support" iMore 5/22
  • "SwiftKey update brings themes store to custom keyboard app" TechnologyTell 5/22
  • "MixRadio now available to download on iOS, Android" MacNN 5/22
  • "Smell the bacon? It's one of 38 new emojis on the way" Cult of Mac 5/22
  • "Catalyst Waterproof case protects your iPhone 6 up to 16 feet under water" iDownload Blog 5/22
  • "Inbox by Gmail is getting a delete button and signature support but no 'mark unread' option" The Next Web 5/22
  • "Unsavory for iOS and Android - Survive a Month on the Job While Sick" prMac 5/22
  • "Zig Zag Race 1.0 - A super fun car race in space" prMac 5/22
  • "Musk Links released for iOS - New Download Manager" prMac 5/22
  • "Routes 2 - The ultimate iOS app for planning trips - Available on Jun, 3" prMac 5/22
  • "Arabic Dictionary 12.0 Released with Apple Watch Support" prMac 5/22
  • "Ziggy Road 1.0 released for iOS and Android - Zigzag Traffic Racer" prMac 5/22
  • "English To Romanian Dictionary Broadcast for IOS app" prMac 5/22
  • "Kungfu Rabbit Dash - Become a Rabbit Kungfu Master!" prMac 5/22
  • "PagodaWest Games releases Nom Chops - Now Nomming on the App Store" prMac 5/22
  • "Ultimate Shinobi 1.0 - Minimalistic Endless Runner Challenges Players" prMac 5/22
  • "AIA: Show Floor Reports: Autodesk, Trimble and Nemetschek Group Companies" Architosh 5/22
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft reportedly mulls BlackBerry buyout to boost enterprise mobile offering" V3 8:19 AM
  • "Microsoft and others reportedly mull BlackBerry takeover" T3 10:04 AM
  • "Here's why Microsoft didn't buy Salesforce" Reuters 8:46 AM
  • "Windows 10's seven editions are excessive: See which two I'd cut" TechRepublic 8:25 AM
  • "HP Joins Hand With Tsinghua Group: California based Hewlett-Packard Company or popularly known as HP has cut through a deal to associate with China's Tsinghua Holdings Co. Ltd. by selling its stake in china based data-networking business worth 51% for about $2.3 billion leading to a strong partnership with the one of the top technology companies of china. Unisplendour Corp. Ltd. will acquire the H3C technologies as per information provided at Shenzhen stock exchange." GuruFocus 9:14 AM
  • "HP Q2 Earnings - Meets And Exceeds Analysts' Expectations" GuruFocus 9:15 AM
  • "HP forecasts split-related costs below expectations" Bharat Press 9:14 AM
  • "IBM to set up its second data centre in India" PTI 8:45 AM
  • "IBM: Plans underway to setup new data centre in India" Pulse 8:42 AM
  • "IBM brings new innovation to DS8000 workhorse | #IBMEdge" SiliconANGLE 8:46 AM
  • "Intel will talk about its 10nm production later this year" TweakTown 8:48 AM
  • "Cisco: Deteriorating Margins And Poor Growth Mean Limited Upside" Seeking Alpha 12:32 PM
  • "Net Neutrality: the struggle for the future of the Internet has only just begun" Telegraph 8:12 AM
  • "Senate Blocks USA Freedom Act on Data Collection Reform" Digital Trends 8:20 AM
  • "We've hit the peak of 'free' on the Internet. It's time to pay up." Mashable 8:12 AM
  • "Venom, bigger than Heartbleed, affects all datacenters as a zero day bug" TWCN Tech News 8:42 AM
  • "US Govt proposes to classify cybersecurity or hacking tools as weapons of war" BetaNews 1:55 PM
  • "Microsoft Corporation puts through major overhaul with new features, UI" Financial Express 5/22
  • "Windows 10: Top 10 exciting features as platform nears launch" V3 5/22
  • "Digging into the Win10 licensing info Microsoft yanked from its Partner Network Blog" InfoWorld 5/22
  • "More new Microsoft productivity apps: OneClip, Revolve" ZDNet 5/22
  • "Microsoft's cross-platform clipboard app OneClip leaks for Android, iOS, Windows, and Windows Phone" VentureBeat 5/22
  • "Microsoft bullied MPs over government switch to open source standards" The Inquirer 5/22
  • "Screenshots: What's new in the latest build of Windows 10" TechRepublic 5/22
  • "Windows Server 2003 end of support draws ever closer" The Register 5/22
  • "Microsoft Positioned As A Leader In The Magic Quadrant For Cloud Infrastructure As A Service" Microsoft News 5/22
  • "IT innovation's four horsemen: Google, Apple, Amazon, Microsoft" ZDNet 5/22
  • "Microsoft, Xiaomi and Huawei all considering BlackBerry buyout" TrustedReviews 5/22
  • "BlackBerry Eyed By Microsoft & Xiaomi For Acquisition [Rumor] UberGizmo 5/22
  • "Preparing for Windows 10: Metro Apps on Your Desktop" Softpedia 5/22
  • "Microsoft open-sources vintage Web services technology" InfoWorld 5/22
  • "Will Windows 10 really be free?" BT 5/22
  • "Windows 10 Allows Users To Connect To Both Personal And Work Accounts In The Same Login Session" Micosoft News 5/22
  • "Microsoft: Transformation To Cloud And Mobile Implies Strong Growth" Seeking Alpha 5/22
  • "IBM confirms Apple Watch is also an enterprise product" Computerworld 5/22
  • "Apple Watch targets the enterprise as IBM apps get smartwatch support" The Inquirer 5/22
  • "IBM India adds second data centre to retain data within nation" The Economic Times 5/22
  • "IBM takes stakes in in WayBlazer, Sellpoints to advance Watson-powered apps in online travel and shopping" domain-b 5/22
  • "Apple and IBM push MobileFirst apps onto Apple Watch" V3 5/22
  • "IBM Reaches for Enterprise Cloud Market Share" ESJ 5/22
  • "IBM takes aim at traffic nightmares" CNBC Videos 5/22
  • "Here's How Much HP's Split Is Going to Cost" Fortune 5/22
  • "Hewlett-Packard Says Breakup Will Cost Billions, but Sees Savings Too" [Paid Membership Required] 5/22
  • "HP Deal Raises Its China Game" Barron's 5/22
  • "Hewlett-Packard: calculated moves" Financial Times [Paid Membership Required] 5/22
  • "HP storage revenues declining as the dithering continues" The Register 5/22
  • "HP profit slips 21% as services business stumbles" Tech Central 5/22
  • "HP profits slide as cloud, desktop and networking revenues all slump" V3 5/22
  • "HP's profit down 21 percent as services business takes a hit" Computer World UK 5/22
  • "HP to sell 51% of Tsinghua Holdings" NBC News 5/22
  • "HP sells off 51% stake in Chinese networking business" MicroScope 5/22
  • "HP Confirms H3C Sell-Off Amidst Declining Revenues" TechWeekEurope 5/22
  • "HP's $4.5 Billion Chinese Business Finds a Local Face to Succeed" Bloomberg 5/22
  • "HP Picks Beijing Group As China IT Partner" Seeking Alpha 5/22
  • "HP sells $2.3 billion China unit stake to forge partnership with Tsinghua Unigroup" GMA News Online 5/22
  • "HP to sell 51% of its Chinese stake to Tsinghua Holdings" Share Cast 5/22
  • "HP sells US$2.3 billion China unit stake to forge partnership with Tsinghua Unigroup" The Straits Times [Free Registration Required] 5/22
  • "HP to sell 51% of Tsinghua Holdings" CNBC Videos 5/22
  • "HP beats the street on earnings, misses on revenue in Q2" The Register 5/22
  • "Dell's enterprise exec takes shots at Cisco UCS director" CRN 5/22
  • "Dell's Venue 8 7000 tablet gets a price cut to $349" Talk Android 5/22
  • "What just went down on Intel for three months? Er, PC and mobile chips" The Register 5/22
  • "Intel, Altera, Moore...and Drinks" EE Times 5/22
  • "Reports: Intel launching Skylake in late summer, subsidy for Rockchip CPUs" Seeking Alpha 5/22
  • "BIOSTAR to Showcase Intel 100 Series Chipset Motherboards at Computex 2015" CDR Info 5/22
  • "Intel's Skylake 14nm processor launch dates revealed" IT PRO 5/22
  • "Intel, Rockchip jointly promoting SoFIA 3G-R SoCs in China" DigiTimes 5/22
  • "High-end 4 GB RAM Samsung tablet with Intel inside unmasked by benchmark" VR Zone 5/22
  • "'Not just flavour of the month': Intel expands Internet of Things push with opening of Haifa lab" ZDNet 5/22
  • "Intel CEO: Windows 10 Won't Bolster PC Market" eWeek 5/22
  • "Intel Thinks Windows 10 Won't Save the PC" Softpedia 5/22
  • "Microsoft Edge Browser Is Blazing Fast Thanks to Intel" Softpedia 5/22
  • "AMD's new flagship Radeon graphics card pictured by Battlefield's tech guru" PCWorld 5/22
  • "Why businesses should embrace the hybrid cloud" BetaNews 5/22
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Apple Earns 'Overweight' Rating from Morgan Stanley" Ticker Report 8:47 PM
  • "Apple Inc., Facebook Inc, Google Inc ~ 3 Tech Stocks Hedge Funds Are Piling On" Insider Monkey 2:20 PM
Industry News
  • "Stocks end lower after Yellen remarks" USA Today 5/22
  • "Stocks Stall as Investors Clear Out For Long Weekend" TheStreet 5/22
  • "Market Snapshot: U.S. Stocks End Choppy Session Lower On Rate-hike" MarketWatch 5/22
  • "Stocks slip in a quiet day of trading on Wall Street ahead of the Memorial Day holiday in US" Associated Press 5/22
  • "US stocks open mostly lower; oil price slides: Stocks are mostly lower in early trading as energy companies decline along with the price of oil." Associated Press 5/22
  • "U.S. Stocks End Down Slightly: Janet Yellen said earlier Fed on track to raise rates this year but will be cautious" [Paid Membership Required] 5/22
  • "Asia Markets: China shares hit seven-year high/China's stock market burst back in to life this week with the Shenzhen index recording its best performance since 2008, while Shanghai rose for a fourth day on Friday to hit a fresh seven-year high." MarketWatch 5/22
  • "Europe Markets: European stocks slip, but notch strongest week in past six/European stocks slipped Friday, with investors keeping a close eye on negotiations between Greece and its lenders as well as the latest confidence data from Germany." MarketWatch 5/22

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