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  • "Tim Cook Puts His Stamp on Apple" ["Tim Cook's Apple is turning out to be quite different from the company that Steve Jobs ran. Gone are the frenzied excitement around new products that reinvented key categories like music, computing, and communication. Enter a collaborative era that is low on the ego side, strong on business acumen, and steady in its execution. The market likes Tim Cook."]  One Million by One Million 8:37 AM
  • "IBM Is a 'Kindred Spirit': Whoa, Tim Cook, Whoa" TechNewsWorld 8:36 AM
  • "Why Apple may never have another product as successful as the iPhone: Analysts don't foresee another $300 billion gadget on the horizon"  MarketWatch 9:40 AM
  • "U.S. judge says she is troubled by Apple $450 million e-books deal" ["U.S. District Judge Denise Cote in Manhattan said she found 'most troubling' a clause requiring Apple to pay only $70 million if an appeals court reversed her finding that the company is liable for antitrust violations and sent it back to her for further proceedings."]  Reuters 7:55 AM
  • "US judge 'troubled' over Apple's $450m ebook price-fixing deal – report" The Register 8:22 AM
  • "Surprisingly iPad's Drop In Sales Is Not Samsung's Gain, Welcome To Tablet Transformation" Forbes 8:25 AM
  • "Apple faces privacy suit following Chinese TV report: An iPhone user has filed a lawsuit for invasion of privacy against Apple, about a week after a Chinese state broadcaster raised security concerns about the device's location-tracking functions." IDG News Service 8:26 AM
  • "Apple smacked with privacy sueball over Location Services: Class action launched on behalf of 100 million iPhone owners" The Register 8:25 AM
  • "Address bugs and problems with the Yosemite beta" MacIssues 8:29 AM
  • "How to download OS X Yosemite Beta on your Mac" TG Daily 8:21 AM
  • "13 things OS X Yosemite beta testers need to know" Macworld 10:03 AM
  • "Numi 2.0.1 review: Not your typical Mac calculator" Macworld 7:54 AM
  • "How To Move Your iTunes Library to an External Drive" MacTrast 8:27 AM
  • "How to Remotely Wake a Mac With an iOS Device" Tuts+ 8:27 AM
  • "How to Restore Old Versions of Files From Anywhere" Tuts+ 8:27 AM
  • "Picture Collage Maker 3 for Mac is easy and (too much) fun" Apple Daily Report 7:37 AM
  • "The Sweet Goodness Of Executive Letters And A Mac App Store Problem" Mac 360 7:28 AM
  • "How To Sketch Art Like A Pro Even Without Talent" TeraTalks 7:28 AM
  • "How To Do On Your Mac What Your Mac Does Not Do Well" Mac 360 7:28 AM
  • "A Mac Utility You Don't Need Is So Cool You'll Want It Anyway" Mac 360 7:29 AM
  • "What's The Latest And Greatest Modern Photo Technique? Antique Photos" BohemianBoomer 7:29 AM
  • "iTunes 12 and the Case of the Missing Sidebar" Kirkville 10:31 AM
  • "No, Your App Isn't Compatible with Yosemite" Kirkville 8:30 AM
Press Releases
  • "Hemingway text editor comes to the Mac with Markdown support" TUAW 8:38 AM
  • "Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse now on the Mac!" iMore 8:31 AM
  • "Flux V - Available Immediately" prMac 8:32 AM
  • "Typinator 6.1 comes with 20 enhancements beyond 6.0" prMac 7:50 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Apple's investment in product development indicates revenue explosion, new product categories this quarter, says analyst" 9to5Mac 8:39 AM
  • "Apple spending on manufacturing & parts sees biggest increase since 2007 launch of first iPhone" AppleInsider 8:39 AM
  • "Global Tablet Market Grows 11% in Q2/14 Notwithstanding U.S. Domestic iPad Pullback" MacPrices 7:30 AM
  • "The Apple backdoor that wasn't/Summary: On Monday, several media outlets mistakenly reported that Apple had installed 'backdoors' on millions of iPhones and iOS devices."  ZDNet 8:58 AM
  • "Swiss Apple Store expansion may require first 'open-air' temp shop" MacNN 9:33 AM
  • "Watch the iPhone 5s Get Run Over By a Train [Video] iClarified 8:31 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "EU says right to be forgotten is Google's mess" TG Daily 8:21 AM
  • "Intel to launch Core M for use in notebook/tablet 2-in-1 models in 4Q14" DigiTimes 7:58 AM
  • "The seven nations where SIM cards outnumber people" The Register 7:57 AM
  • "No guts, all glory at Robot Soccer World Cup" CNET 7:53 AM
  • "iMore show 412: Yosemite public beta, Q3 2014 earnings" iMore 8:38 AM
  • "Top 3 iPad apps that let you get real work done" Cult of Mac 8:32 AM
  • "5.5-inch iPhone 6, Next iPad Mini, iPad Air To Enter Mass Production In September?" G for Games 9:01 AM
  • "Apple Begins Mass Production of 4.7-Inch iPhone 6, 5.5-Inch Model and iPads Start in September" MacRumors 9:01 AM
  • "5.5-inch iPhone 6 Phablet Leaked Photos Show SIM Tray, Power And Volume Flex Cables" Redmond Pie 9:02 AM
  • "Chinese sources: mass production of 4.7" iPhone 6 begins, 5.5" and new iPads start in September" iDownload Blog 10:03 AM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "Mog Gen Booom For iPhone And iPad Is Temporarily Available For Free (Normally $1.99)" Apple Sliced 9:08 AM
  • "Bibo Monsters -Logic Puzzle For iPhone And iPad Is Free Right Now (Previously $0.99)" Apple Sliced 9:08 AM
  • "Defenders For iPhone And iPad Is Free Today (Was $4.99)" Apple Sliced 9:08 AM
  • "15" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:29 AM
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:29 AM
  • "MacBook Air Prices & Sales" MacPrices 7:29 AM

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  • "Review: LuguLake Portable Bluetooth Speaker Stand" Run Around Tech 8:22 AM
  • "Review: BACtrack Vio keyfob-sized Bluetooth breathalyzer" 9to5Mac 9:41 AM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Overswipe's Photo App Makes It Safe To Hand Over Your Phone" TechCrunch 10:32 AM
  • "iVox iPhone App Review" Tapscape 8:22 AM
  • "You Should Play: Steampunk Tower" TechHive 7:54 AM
  • "'Secret Files: Tunguska' Review - A Solid Port Of A Less-Than-Classic Adventure" Touch Arcade 10:03 AM
  • "Down the rabbithole of Alfa-Arkiv: A new iOS game seems to be reviving the five-year-old Junko Junsui ARG that had apparently vanished from the web." CNET 7:53 AM
  • "Modern Combat 5: Blackout Review/The fifth entry into the blockbuster Modern Combat series is what mobile shooters should aspire to." 148Apps 9:40 AM
  • "Poptile Review: Simple yet a little bit glorious, Poptile is a satisfying entertaining puzzle game with oodles of the 'one more go' factor." 148Apps 10:32 AM
  • "Ask the iTunes Guy: Should you re-rip your CDs?" Macworld 9:40 AM
  • "Which Mac should I buy?" Macworld 7:54 AM
  • "Apple can't hide the fact they are about to launch the 'iPhone 6,' 'iWatch'" AppAdvice 10:03 AM
  • "What Does the Apple and IBM Partnership Mean for Microsoft?" The Motley Fool 10:00 AM
  • "This Week's Apple Rumors, Ranked From Dumbest to Most Plausible" Wired 9:58 AM
  • "The iPhone 6 is last year's Samsung Galaxy, Wait, Wut?" TUAW 9:40 AM
  • "Apple Continues To Lose Tablet Share But Does It Matter?" Forbes 9:02 AM
  • "A Dollar a Day" asymco 8:32 AM
  • "Has the iPad already passed its peak?" Slate 8:22 AM
  • "In One Tweet, Here's Why Apple Will Be Happy To Watch The iPhone 6 Kill The iPad Mini" Business Insider 7:58 AM
  • "iPhone 6: what we know, what we don't know, what we'd like to see" Macworld 7:54 AM
  • "Apple steals your wallet with future iPhone" Computerworld 7:36 AM
  • "Apple: Rags To Riches To Rags To Riches And Now Heading Back To Rags Again" Mac 360 7:28 AM
  • "Nothing But More Numbers Coming From Apple's Crazy Product Lineup" NoodleMac 7:28 AM
  • "Is There Life After The iPhone?" Mac 360 7:28 AM
  • "Amazingly fast Internet speeds are in our future" BGR 9:40 AM
  • "Amazon Fire Phone Review: That's All Ya Got?" TheStreet 8:57 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Best Craigslist apps for iPhone and iPad: How to buy and sell better!" iMore 10:32 AM
  • "Incase Icon Sleeve + Mac" iLounge 10:03 AM
  • "Firefly Online for iPhone and iPad snags TV show's cast to handle voice roles" iMore 9:02 AM
  • "Special Case Gives Your iPhone Heat Vision" Mashable 8:39 AM
  • "Sense sleep sensor monitors your zzz's and wakes you up at the best time" Engadget 8:31 AM
  • "Ukraine: Kiev cathedral launches prayer and guidance app" BBC 8:26 AM
  • "Google Gmail iOS app gets tighter Drive integration" V3 8:22 AM
  • "Comixology goes DRM-free on select comics" TechHive 8:35 AM
  • "Kudos to ComiXology for its new DRM-free backup policy" AppleDailyReport 8:21 AM
  • "Linebo 1.0 released for iOS - a brand new addictive and free puzzle game" prMac 7:51 AM
  • "New app helps parents with summer reading" prMac 7:51 AM
  • "Pick-Up-Sticks-Classic Mikado released for iPhone and iPad" prMac 7:51 AM
  • "What's The Song? 1.0 - Do you know your music?" prMac 7:50 AM
  • "Cynapse Announces Numerics - Business Dashboards for the iPhone and iPad" prMac 7:50 AM
  • "Graphic Node Launches a Scrapbook Template Set for Pages" prMac 7:50 AM
  • "How Files-Finder Edition can help you manage files on iPad" prMac 7:50 AM
  • "Mercury Intermedia Launches Crossly for iPhone and iPod touch" prMac 7:50 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Microsoft's future under Satya Nadella: a very different, braver company" TechRadar UK 9:36 AM
  • "Microsoft To Unify Windows For All Devices?" Misco 9:30 AM
  • "Microsoft Given New $50.00 Price Target at Oppenheimer (MSFT)" Ticket Report 9:10 AM
  • "Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group gets into bed with Microsoft to deliver cloud guest tablets" Computer World UK 9:09 AM
  • "Going fully online with Chrome OS: the Microsoft response" Telecom TV 9:07 AM
  • "What we know about the next versions of Windows: RUmors are rampant, but here's what we know for sure about Windows 8.1 Updates, Windows 9, Windows 365, Windows Phone, Xbox, and 'Threshold'" InfoWorld 9:03 AM
  • "Microsoft May Be A Good Short From Here" Seeking Alpha 7:40 AM
  • "Microsoft moves Yammer into Office 365 as co-founder departs" CNET 7:37 AM
  • "Intel to launch Core M for use in notebook/tablet 2-in-1 models in 4Q14" DigiTimes 7:42 AM
  • "AMD Delays New Desktop APUs Until 2016, FM2+ Will Have Time to Grow Old" Softpedia 9:43 AM
  • "EU regulators to decide on Oracle, Micros deal by Aug. 29" Reuters 8:39 AM
  • "Korea-Russia start-up to face off with Dropbox, eyes global market" ZDNet 8:09 AM
  • "MTC ditches legacy systems, goes wall-to-wall cloud/Summary: Not-for-profit MTC needed new infrastructure and systems in order to continue its growth and be more productive." ZDNet 8:11 AM
  • "Amazon can no longer take its cloud leadership for granted: With Microsoft's strong numbers and Google's continued progress, Amazon Web Services must realize it's in a three-cloud race" InfoWorld 8:25 AM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Apple's Q3 Bonanza: The Real Story May Be Not Quite So Bullish" Seeking Alpha 9:59 AM
  • "Apple Completely Ignored Its Retail Stores During Its Earnings Call This Week" Business Insider 8:59 AM
  • "Will Apple Stock Be Affected By Judge's Comments In Proposed E-Book Settlement?" TheStreet 8:57 AM
  • "Update: Apple Q3 Earnings - iWatch Lurking" Seeking Alpha 8:21 AM
Industry News
  • "Stocks: 6 things to know before the open" CNNMoney 7:17 AM
  • "Stock Market Today: Futures Dip; S&P 500 Still Eyes Weekly Gain" TheStreet 7:17 AM
  • "US stock futures head lower after results from Amazon and others disappoint Wall Street: NEW YORK – U.S. stock futures headed lower early Friday as a handful of big companies posted weaker results than Wall Street expected. Amazon's shares sank after it posted a quarterly loss." Associated Press 8:45 AM
  • "Visa, Amazon Lead Stocks Lower: Durable-Goods Orders Rise 0.7% in June" [Paid Membership Required] 9:14 AM
  • "Asia Markets: Japan stocks advance to six-month closing high/Japanese stocks rallied on Friday, marking their highest settlement in six months, as the yen weakened and domestic inflation data came out in line with market expectations." MarketWatch 7:16 AM
  • "Europe Markets: Euro, German stocks fall after downbeat IFO survey/German business confidence fell short of expectations Friday, weighing on German stocks as the report underscored worries that growth in Europe's largest economy is losing steam." MarketWatch 7:16 AM
  • "Early Glance: Computer companies/Computer companies shares mixed at 10 a.m." Associated Press 8:44 AM

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