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Tuesday Highlights: Jay Yarow at Business Insider posts key points from extensive Morgan Stanley report on Apple in which Katy Huberty tells investors "this cycle is different" providing 8 reasons for optimism; will Apple's HealthKit with iOS 8 be a billion-dollar easter egg to the company's bottom line?; Glenn Fleishman opines on Apple's new content distribution network which will reduce how many hops your data travels to you, and what it means for net neutrality; Doug Young calls Apple the "voice of reason" in what has become a "war of words between China and the west over cyber security"; report at Wired on how iMessage is seeing increased spam attacks; Know Your Mobile reviews Yosemite Beta 6, uses word "epic" to describe; Day One is a journal app for OS X, and Macworld thinks you'll like it enough to actually use it; so podcaster Adam Carolla scores a win over patent trolls; Dr. Dre answers Tim Cook's ice bucket challenge; you can own Eddy Cue's Los Altos house for a cool $4 million; iPhone 6 now said to feature faster LTE modem; new videos surface of Apple's reversible USB cable; Apple patents curved touch displays, among others in our Hardware/Software section.

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  • "It's a new record for Apple stock: Apple's mojo isn't just back, it's on fire."  CNNMoney 3:31 PM
  • "Apple Soars to Record Amid Optimism About Coming Products"  Bloomberg 4:07 PM
  • "Morgan Stanley: This Time It's Different For Apple/Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty has a massive report on Apple in which she tells investors to buy shares ahead of what is shaping up to be a giant fall. She says, 'this cycle is different' for Apple. Huberty is referring to Apple's product cycle, which is expected to include two new iPhone models with larger screens, and a new wearable device, which most people are calling the iWatch."  Business Insider 9:04 AM
  • "HealthKit integration in iOS 8 will pull in billions for Apple/Summary: While there's no doubt that a TV or watch from Apple would be interest and disruptive – and I'm in no way ruling out such devices in the future – the health related additions to iOS will be far more beneficial to Apple in the short to medium term."  ZDNet 9:06 AM
  • "What Apple's new content delivery network means for net neutrality, and for you"  Macworld 8:14 AM
  • "Apple set to expand phone size — and profits" Yahoo Finance 12:42 PM
  • "Apple Becomes Voice Of Reason In Cyber War Of Words"  Forbes 8:41 AM
  • "As Competitors Slum It, Apple Prepares Android-Crushing iPhone 6" TheStreet 8:40 AM
  • "Apple-Google Rivalry Moves to Companies as Growth Slows/Apple Inc., Google Inc. and Inc. rose up by riding consumer demand for their products. Now the companies are trying to keep their growth streaks going by tapping another type of customer—businesses." Bloomberg 8:59 AM
  • "Why Apple Could Continue to Shine: Apple's stock has risen nearly 30% over the last six months. As the September launch of the expected iPhone 6 nears, Barron's Jack Hough joins MoneyBeat to discuss why he thinks that Apple is still a good deal now." [Video Report] [Paid Membership Required] 11:24 AM
  • "Apple activates screen sharing over iMessage accounts in latest Yosemite beta" 9to5Mac 7:08 PM
  • "Apple seeds another build of OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 to developers (13F18)" 9to5Mac 12:48 PM
  • "Apple Seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 Build 13F18 to Developers" MacRumors 12:48 PM
  • "Apple's iMessage Is Being Taken Over by Spammers"  Wired 8:15 AM
  • "Developer Portal Breach May have Forced Apple's Gatekeeper Changes" The Mac Observer 10:40 AM
  • "Latest Xcode 6 SDKs hint at possible iPhone 6 resolutions" Electronista 3:59 PM
  • "Apple adds 3D Yosemite Flyover to Maps ahead of new OS X" 9to5Mac 2:23 PM
  • "You can now take a Flyover tour of Yosemite National Park in Apple Maps" iDownload Blog 3:59 PM
  • "Apple bugfix updates for Final Cut Pro X, Motion & Compressor: Apple have updated their video Pro Apps to fix bugs found in previous versions." Alex4D 5:56 PM
  • "Apple updates pro-level video suite with fixes for Final Cut Pro X, Compressor and Motion" AppleInsider 8:37 PM
  • "Reader problems with Windows 8 in Boot Camp 5" MacWindows 8:31 AM
  • "App Nap a fleeting fix for Outlook duplicate emails" MacWindows 8:31 AM
  • "OS X Server doesn't have Mavericks ACL issues" MacWindows 8:31 AM
  • "Parallels Desktop 9 failing to load under latest Yosemite preview" MacNN 10:53 AM
  • "Mavericks discussion talks about Finder issues, special 'package' files and tips about using Automator for Finder/Spotlight comments, plus PDF workflow problems and tips and installation/migration issues." MacInTouch 3:44 PM
  • "OS X Yosemite Beta (DP6) Review: Your MacBook Is About To Get EPIC" Know Your Mobile 9:05 AM
  • "I burned through my inbox with Mailbox for Mac: The king is dead, long live the king" The Verge 12:47 PM
  • "Day One review: A Mac app that's so nice, you'll actually maintain your journal" Macworld 8:14 AM
  • "Creating cinemagraphs in FCPX and Motion" 8:29 AM
  • "Writing Dropzone 3 Actions" Tuts+ 8:31 AM
  • "Kinetic Badges: unique and dynamic vector graphics for Final Cut Pro X" IT.Enquirer 8:03 AM
  • "Tip: Turn off ABE to fix Mavericks ACL Windows Server glitches" MacWindows 8:31 AM
  • "Set a Keyboard Shortcut for 'Save as PDF' in Mac OS X" OS X Daily 1:49 PM
  • "OS X: Delete the Annoying 'Move to Dropbox' from Contextual Menus" The Mac Observer 1:45 PM
  • "Expand all collapsed items in a list in OS X" MacIssues 10:53 AM
  • "How To Backup Email On A Mac" Mac 360 8:01 AM
  • "Wanted: A Replacement For The Two Best Mac Word Processor Apps Ever" McSolo 8:01 AM
  • "An Efficient Way To Browse The Web" Mac 360 8:01 AM
  • "Free: Try A One-Click Mac Task Timer" Mac 360 8:01 AM
Press Releases
  • "Apple Updates Final Cut Pro, Compressor With Reliability Improvements, Bug Fixes" MacRumors 4:23 PM
  • "Mailbox for Mac begins rolling out in beta to a handful of lucky testers" Engadget 11:24 AM
  • "Mailbox gets a native Mac client" Gigaom 11:23 AM
  • "Mailbox Finally Brings Its Email Client To The Desktop, Adds Drafts And Syncing Between Devices" TechCrunch 11:23 AM
  • "OS X Yosemite: Download The New Wallpapers" RazorianFly 8:41 AM
  • "Smooth Skin Plugin Released for Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, AE & Motion" prMac 8:08 AM
General Interest/Potpourri
  • "Brazillian judge orders Apple to remove Secret from the App Store, remotely delete from users'¬†phones" 9to5Mac 9:27 PM
  • "Volvo, Mercedes-Benz delay CarPlay support into 2015" Electronista 12:41 PM
  • "Apple to Open New South Windsor, Connecticut Store on August 23" MacRumors 1:49 PM
  • "Steve Jobs had better balls than Atari, says Apple mouse designer: Xerox? Pff, not even in the same league as His Jobsiness" The Register 8:32 AM
  • "Good news for iTunes podcasters: Adam Carolla just beat patent trolls Personal Audio" 9to5Mac 9:37 AM
  • "RESCUECOM Debuts Reliability Grades in the 2014 Q2 Computer Reliability Report" [Apple #2] Rescuecom 3:26 PM
  • "iPhone 5 Catches Fire On A Prague Bound Flight, Forces Emergency Evacuation" Redmond Pie 9:13 AM
  • "Beats cofounder Dr. Dre accepts Apple CEO Tim Cook's ALS 'ice bucket challenge'" AppAdvice 8:15 AM
  • "Dr. Dre accepts ALS ice bucket challenge, nominates fellow rappers" AppleInsider 8:15 AM
  • "Creepy Steve Jobs wax statue spotted selling iPhone 5s in China" Cult of Mac 4:23 PM
  • "Apple exec Eddy Cue puts Los Altos, Calif., home on the market for nearly $4M" AppleInsider 9:05 AM
Non-Apple News
  • "Sony doesn't understand why so many people are buying PS4s" Ars Technica 4:30 PM
  • "Adidas is opening its miCoach platform to developers so more apps can integrate your training data" Engadget 12:42 PM
  • "Nest Is Partnering With A Smart Fan Company To Take The Internet Of Things To The Next Level" Business Insider 9:13 AM
  • "YouTube Music Key leak claims $9.99 subscription, offline mode" Electronista 8:42 AM
  • "The Myo Armband Can Make Google Glass Truly Hands-Free" Mashable 8:41 AM
  • "Driverless cars from Google can break speed liimits" TG Daily 8:41 AM
  • "The biggest reason Sprint's aggressive new prices might not matter" BGR 8:18 AM
  • "You can legally unlock your smartphone -- so now what?" TechHive 8:15 AM
  • "Apple's iWatch May Not Launch Until 2015" MacRumors 2:25 PM
  • "Apple iWatch to be Delayed Until 2015?" iClarified 2:25 PM
  • "iOS 8 turns up evidence of another possible iPhone 6 resolution: a larger 828 x 1472" 9to5Mac 2:23 PM
  • "iOS 8 beta suggests 1472x828 resolution, more icons for iPhone 6 Home Screen?" iLounge 2:23 PM
  • "New iPhone 6 Images Depict Rear Shell and Front Panel Together for the First Time" MacRumors 3:24 PM
  • "Huge new iPhone 6 leak shows the device's rear shell and front panel assembled for the first time" BGR 5:00 PM
  • "Photos of supposed fully assembled 'iPhone 6' chassis surface" AppleInsider 6:52 PM
  • "Rumor: Apple's 'iPhone 6' may include faster 150Mbps LTE Advanced modem" AppleInsider 8:13 AM
  • "Today's sketchy rumor: iPhone 6 to offer 150Mbps but not 300Mbps on LTE-Advanced networks" 9to5Mac 8:14 AM
  • "New videos and photo of purported reversible Apple USB to Lightning iPhone 6 cable" 9to5Mac 8:14 AM
  • "Video Shows Apple's Lightning Cable With Reversible USB Connector [Watch] iClarified 8:30 AM
  • "Leaked video all but confirms an incredibly cool iPhone 6 feature" BGR 8:42 AM
  • "Apple releases iOS 8 beta 6 to testing partners" BGR 8:17 AM
  • "Apple releases iOS 8 beta 6 to testing partners, not developers" AppAdvice 9:36 AM
  • "iOS 8 Beta 6: Carrier Testing Only, Golden Master Near" Tapscape 2:19 PM
Granted Apple Patents
  • "Apple was Granted 48 Patents Today Covering Percussion Gestures, Surround Sound for the MacBook Pro & More" Patently Apple 9:36 AM
  • "Apple Granted a Patent for a Curved Touch Display that Could Support a Future Fitness Band or iWatch" Patently Apple 8:44 AM
  • "Apple Granted a Major Patent for a Multimode Fingerprint Scanner Supporting Financial Transactions" Patently Apple 8:43 AM
  • "Could your iOS device soon be used to translate languages?" Apple Daily Report 8:21 AM
Price Trackers/Deals
  • "CloudMagic (Mail) For iPhone And iPad Is Temporarily Available For Free (Normally $9.99)" Apple Sliced 8:43 AM
  • "FrameMagic Premium For iPhone And iPad Is Free Right Now (Previously $1.99)" Apple Sliced 8:43 AM
  • "Wayper (Navigation) For iPhone And iPad Is Free Today (Was $9.99)" Apple Sliced 8:43 AM
  • "15" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 8:00 AM
  • "13" MacBook Pro Prices & Sales" MacPrices 8:00 AM
  • "MacBook Air Prices & Sales" MacPrices 8:00 AM

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  • "Which MacBook Air processor is best for your needs? Our Best Laptop guide has a new section discussing the differences between the MacBook Air's Core i5 and Core i7 processors and which one is right for you" The Wirecutter 6:10 PM
  • "Apple takes blade to 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display: Shaves price, not screen on mid-2014 model" The Register 8:32 AM
  • "iQ5 microphone review: iOS accessory delivers solid sound from a small package" Macworld 8:14 AM
  • "I spent $320 on Philips' Hue tap and 4 connected light bulbs. Was it worth it?" Gigaom 7:55 AM
  • "Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse is one of the best platformers around" Apple Daily Report 8:03 AM
iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Apps
  • "Humin Is a Clever iPhone App, but Needs Work" Re/code 12:49 PM
  • "Marco Polo - Calling To Your iPhone Like Never Before" Apple'n'Apps 12:47 PM
  • "Vibrance Photo Filter Creator doesn't shine so brightly" TUAW 8:41 AM
  • "Raincast App: Will it rain or snow today?" Best App Site 8:03 AM
  • "Space Colors Review: Space Colors is a well-crafted space shooting game that carries plenty of challenge and a twisted sense of humor." 148Apps 9:13 AM
  • "Who Stole Me? Review: Who Stole Me?'s formula is pretty standard, and free-to-play trappings cause the game's difficulty to ramp up quickly. It's still a fun little puzzle title, though." 148Apps 10:53 AM
  • "Sentinel 4: Dark Star Review/After 4 years, the latest entry to the Sentinel series is here. It's not quite as wondrous as we hoped but it's till pretty satisfying." 148Apps 11:25 AM
  • "PromptSmart Review: Offering you a teleprompter in your pocket, PromptSmart is immensely helpful for those who do public speaking." 148Apps 12:42 PM
  • "Assault Vector Review: While this hex-based warp ride is fine in theory, Assault Vector is a bit too simple to be enjoyable for very long." 148Apps 1:49 PM
  • "How to Handle a Swollen Battery in Your Laptop or Smartphone" TekRevue 9:24 PM
  • "Transferring Photographs to Macs and iOS Devices from iPhone and DSLR Cameras (Bangkok Post, Life)" eXtensions 9:23 PM
  • "How to Pause Music & Podcasts on iPhone & iPod Touch Without Looking" OS X Daily 2:23 PM
  • "How to restrict Game Center with parental controls on your iPhone or iPad" iMore 10:53 AM
  • "How to mend ... a cracked iPhone screen: A broken screen doesn't have to mean splashing out for an expensive repair, as fixing it yourself is easier than you think" The Guardian 8:16 AM
  • "PadGadget's iPad Tips: How to Set Up Your iPad for AirPrint Printers" PadGadget 8:21 AM
  • "When the Apple logo really doesn't matter" iMore 2:24 PM
  • "Some favorite Apple non sequiturs" Applepeels 1:48 PM
  • "Why Apple's Mac Product Segment Still Has Room For Growth" Forbes 12:48 PM
  • "Would Steve Jobs or Ted Turner succeed in these big data obsessed times?" Forbes 12:40 PM
  • "6 Apple lessons Microsoft never learned" Computerworld 9:24 AM
  • "Is the app frenzy really slowing down?" TG Daily 2:25 PM
  • "7 amazing extensions we want to see in iOS 8" Cult of Mac 8:42 AM
  • "Apple iPhone 6 rumor roundup: Specs, price, release date" ZDNet 8:15 AM
  • "Touch? Every MacBook Already Has It" Mac 360 8:02 AM
  • "Why Apple Needs A Cheap Product" Mac 360 8:02 AM
  • "How to fix Google's gender gap in 3 weeks" VentureBeat 7:44 PM
  • "Sprint's new Family Share Plan has too much fine print to possibly be a good deal" Greenbot 3:23 PM
  • "Privacy Is Completely And Utterly Dead, And We Killed It" Forbes 2:24 PM
  • "Mobile App Attacks: No Malware, No Problem" TechNewsWorld 12:40 PM
  • "One of the best Android phones gets a Windows Phone 8.1 makeover (hands-on)" CNET 10:52 AM
  • "Hey, Wait A Minute—The Moto 360 Has Wi-Fi? That opens up many new possibilities." ReadWrite 8:29 AM
  • "How the smartphone defeated the point-and-shoot digital camera" Macworld 8:08 AM
  • "Microsoft's Plan To Take Back The Enterprise For Windows Phone And Surface Pro" PixoBebo 8:01 AM
  • "Comic: You down with USB?" Macworld 9:36 AM
  • "How You Really Use Spotify and iTunes" Gizmodo 8:30 AM
Press Releases/Products/Public Relations
  • "Poll: will you buy iPhone 6 full price or subsidized?" iDownload Blog 2:24 PM
  • "Google Launches Photo Sphere Camera App On iOS" TechCrunch 12:43 PM
  • "Google releases new Photo Sphere Camera app for iPhone" 9to5Mac 11:25 AM
  • "RunKeeper will now bribe you to beat your best" Engadget 10:18 AM
  • "'Deep Under the Sky' from 'Incredipede' Creator Coming This Week" Touch Arcade 9:36 AM
  • "Noke is the first Bluetooth padlock in the world" Coolest Gadgets 9:13 AM
  • "Epson Introduces Professional-Grade Widescreen HD Projectors with Advanced Connectivity" PRNewswire 9:01 AM
  • "Brother™ Introduces The Next Generation Of Its Best-Selling Monochrome Laser SOHO Printers, Adding Easy Wireless Setup, Enhanced Mobile Device Connectivity, And Faster Print Speeds, At The Same Price Of Legacy Models" PRNewswire 9:01 AM
  • "New Digital Day Planner Helps Organize, Prioritize & Personalize Back-to-School & Back-to-Work; the iStratus DayPlanner App is a Free Download Now on the Apple App Store" PRNewswire 9:01 AM
  • "Canon U.S.A. Announces Apple AirPrint Support for Three New Models in the PIXMA Printer Lineup" Business Wire 9:00 AM
  • "Apple announces iTunes Festival 2014 line-up" Macworld UK 8:31 AM
  • "Apple Expands Lineup for 8th Annual iTunes Festival in London with Lenny Kravitz, Others" MacRumors 8:30 AM
  • "Camera+ 5.2: Improvements + Bug Fixes" RazorianFly 8:29 AM
  • "SanDisk unveils budget-minded Ultra II SSD that boasts speed, high endurance" CNET 8:21 AM
  • "SanDisk's Ultra II SSD offers prices as low as 44 cents per gigabyte: Max capacity rises from 256GB to 960GB" Computerworld 8:21 AM
  • "Mailbox for iOS adds new language and Passbook support" Canadian Reviewer 8:18 AM
  • "Simple 2.0 offers better banking with iOS 7 redesign, instant fund transfer and more" AppAdvice 8:14 AM
  • "The Mac Support Store Announces Curbside Service" prMac 2:25 PM
  • "Kids Have Fun and Learn with Apps for Shark Week" prMac 8:08 AM
Computer Industry
  • "Steve Ballmer steps down as board member at Microsoft" Microsoft 1:34 PM
  • "Steve Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board: Former CEO Recently Bought NBA's LA Clippers" [Paid Membership Required] 2:33 PM
  • "Citing Outside Duties, Steven Ballmer Resigns From Microsoft's Board" New York Times [Free/Paid Registration Required] 3:15 PM
  • "Ex-CEO Ballmer quits Microsoft board to focus on NBA's Clippers" Reuters 3:56 PM
  • "Former Microsoft boss Steve Ballmer leaves firm" BBC 4:06 PM
  • "Steve Ballmer steps down from Microsoft's board: 'I have become very busy' since leaving Microsoft, Ballmer says in a letter to CEO Satya Nadella" IDG News Service 4:07 PM
  • "Ballmer steps down from Microsoft board" Gigaom 4:08 PM
  • "Former Microsoft CEO Ballmer steps down from the board/Summary: Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is stepping down from the Microsoft board, effective immediately." ZDNet 4:28 PM
  • "Steve Ballmer leaves Microsoft board: Former CEO cuts his final business tie after 34 years at the company." Ars Technica 4:28 PM
  • "End of an Era: Steve Ballmer Resigns From Microsoft Board Of Directors" HotHardware 7:34 PM
  • "Ballmer steps down from Microsoft's board" Seeking Alpha 2:33 PM
  • "Microsoft Cloud Service Azure Experienced Global Outage" Bloomberg 6:59 AM
  • "Azure hit with outages, all is almost back to normal" Neowin 6:22 AM
  • "Microsoft's Azure cloud restored after suffering a major outage" The Inquirer 7:06 AM
  • "Azure services down again: Among those affected are Cloud Services, Virtual Machines and Websites" IDG News Service 8:39 AM
  • "Microsoft rolls out free OneNote app for Android tablets/Summary: Microsoft's newest version of OneNote for Android is optimized to work on tablets and adds support for digital inking. The 'modern' version of OneNote for Windows 8.x also is getting an update." ZDNet 1:33 PM
  • "Microsoft details plans to migrate in-house IT services to the cloud" V3 7:12 AM
  • "Microsoft is reportedly dropping Samsung patent case" Neowin 6:22 AM
  • "Microsoft launches Windows on Devices" bit-tech 7:05 AM
  • "Microsoft pulls four Windows 8.1 patches over instability, crashes" Electronista 4:07 PM
  • "Microsoft tweaks SharePoint Online to free up site storage: The company also increased the maximum amount of SharePoint site collections in Office 365 to 500,000 from 10,000" InfoWorld 7:06 AM
  • "Microsoft Investors Need To Be Skeptical About Windows 9" Seeking Alpha 12:57 PM
  • "Microsoft: Fairly Valued And Heading Into A Year Of Big Changes" Seeking Alpha 1:32 PM
  • "Intel-MediaTek tablet battle puts Actions in crossfire" EE Times Asia 6:18 AM
  • "Intel rumored to launch Haswell-E and X99 chipset on Aug 29" Neowin 6:22 AM
  • "Intel Is Finally At Qualcomm's Doorstep" Seeking Alpha 2:23 PM
  • "Chromebooks: Long term threat to Intel/Summary: Talk about Chromebooks and the conversation will eventually turn to the threat they are to Microsoft and Windows 8. That is true, but the lowly laptop from Google may be a bigger concern for Intel." ZDNet 7:05 AM
  • "AMD officially launches OCZ partnership with Radeon R7 SSD line" Electronista 4:07 PM
  • "AMD Radeon R7 Series 240GB SSD Review" HotHardware 6:38 AM
  • "Radeon R7 series is AMD's first foray into SSDs" SlashGear 7:04 AM
  • "AMD to sell three Radeon R7 Series SSDs" Maine News 7:04 AM
  • "AMD teams up with OCZ to launch its first SSDs, the Radeon R7 series" ExtremeTech 8:29 AM
  • "AMD teams with Toshiba to make its own SSDs: Branded OCZ drives have four-year warranties, start at $99 for 120GB." Ars Technica 6:14 AM
  • "The mysterious case of Hewlett-Packard's Autonomy deal" MarketWatch 7:03 AM
  • "During the Cruel Month of August, HP Readies Q3 Earnings Report" Re/code 4:29 PM
  • "What to look for in H-P's earnings report" MarketWatch 7:16 AM
  • "Hewlett-Packard Earnings Preview: 4X Cash Flow, Ex Balance Sheet Cash - Still A Fan" Seeking Alpha 6:39 AM
  • "Why Hewlett-Packard Needs To Show Progress On The Bottom Line Wednesday" Seeking Alpha 5:55 PM
  • "HP Stream could be a Chromebook killer" TG Daily 6:24 AM
  • "HP Stream 14 is a $200 Windows 8.1 Chromebook rival: Microsoft offers 100GB of free Onedrive storage to lure punters away from Google" The Inquirer 6:20 AM
  • "HP Stream 14 leaks as $200 Windows 8.1 Chromebook-equivalent" Electronista 8:23 AM
  • "HP Officejet Enterprise Color Flow X585z review: Fast pages, cheap pages, run lasers, run" PCWorld 7:03 AM
  • "Dell Venue 11 Pro 7139 (Security) review: Supremely powerful and super secure" PCWorld 7:03 AM
  • "Dell Precision M2800 Workstation review: A solid performer, but short on storage/Summary: The Precision M2800 is an impressive mobile workstation. We have just a couple of niggles: the touchpad is too small, and we'd prefer the top-of-the-range model's 128GB SSD to be bigger." ZDNet 7:03 AM
  • "Oracle's SPARC M7 Promises In-Memory Boost" CIO 7:10 AM
  • "Smartwatches and fitness bands dominate the wearables market: Wearable shipments up 129 percent year on year, analysts claim" The Inquirer 6:20 AM
  • "Graphics chips market is showing some life" TG Daily 7:43 PM
Finances (Click heading for current Apple Stock price.)
Apple News
  • "Apple's Stock Sets Record Closing High, Market Cap Record Still Waits" The Mac Observer 9:23 PM
  • "'Doomed' Apple sees its stock close at an all-time high" BGR 6:14 PM
  • "Apple Stock Sets Record Closing Price, Just Misses Record Intraday High" TheStreet 3:31 PM
  • "Shares of $AAPL Top $100, Flirt with Record Closing High" The Mac Observer 12:40 PM
  • "AAPL approaches all-time high reached in lead up to iPhone 5 in 2012" 9to5Mac 11:23 AM
  • "Shares of Apple hit $100 as Morgan Stanley provides strong endorsement to investors" AppleInsider 11:23 AM
  • "Despite being doomed, Apple once again tops its highest stock price ever" TUAW 2:23 PM
  • "Have Apple's Shares Really Hit An All-time High?" Forbes 12:42 PM
  • "Without buybacks or dividends, Apple would have $210 billion in the bank" TUAW 12:40 PM
  • "Why Apple Stock Is A 'Buy' At TheStreet" TheStreet 10:53 AM
Industry News
  • "Google, Apple gain ground as tech stocks rise" MarketWatch 9:53 AM
  • "Stock market bubble warnings grow louder" CNNMoney 7:17 AM
  • "Stock Market Today: Futures Rise as Fed Direction in Focus" TheStreet 7:17 AM
  • "Recovery in home sales, tame inflation data send stocks higher in early trading; Home Depot up" Associated Press 9:52 AM
  • "U.S. Stocks Rise on Data, Earnings: Housing Starts Surge in July, Data Show" [Paid Membership Required] 3:16 PM
  • "Stoxx 600 flirts with 3-week high as tensions ease/With geopolitical tensions easing in Iraq and Ukraine, European stock markets continued higher on Tuesday, with the benchmark index heading for its strongest closing level in almost three weeks." MarketWatch 7:19 AM
  • "Asia stocks: Markets end higher" MarketWatch 7:19 AM
  • "Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks: Nasdaq's 10 most active stocks at 1 p.m." Associated Press 3:50 PM
  • "Midday Glance: Computer companies/Computer companies shares mixed at 1 p.m." Associated Press 3:51 PM
  • "Final Glance: Computer companies/Computer companies shares up at the close of trading" Associated Press 5:56 PM

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