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Bill Gates not bothered by Steve Jobs's comments in biography

Mon, 10/31/2011 - 12:52pm
Responding to unflattering comments made about him in Apple co-founder Steve Jobs's new biography, Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates said he's not bothered by the remarks.


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Despite new CPU options, Apple reportedly questioning future of Mac Pro

Mon, 10/31/2011 - 11:35am
Despite the coming availability of a new generation of Sandy Bridge desktop CPUs suitable for advancing Apple's Mac Pro line, the company has reportedly been evaluating whether to continue to invest in furthering its full-sized workstation line beyond this year in the face of limited sales.


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Apple's in-store pickup option expands to New York City stores

Mon, 10/31/2011 - 10:37am
Apple continues to expand its new in-store pickup option, as customers in New York City can now pick up online purchases from the company's retail locations.


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Internal testing of Mac OS X 10.8 increases at Apple

Mon, 10/31/2011 - 10:04am
Only months after Lion, the latest version of Mac OS X, was publicly released, evidence continues to grow that Apple is hard at work on the next version of its Mac operating system.


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Solar farm, 'spaceship' campus to help Apple expenses reach $8B

Mon, 10/31/2011 - 7:26am
Apple's capital expenditures in its 2012 fiscal year are projected to increase by $3.4 billion, as the company gears up for major projects like its new solar farm in North Carolina, and a new corporate campus in Cupertino, Calif.


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Apple retail customers to gain self-checkout option via iOS app

Mon, 10/31/2011 - 6:14am
Apple plans to give retail customers the ability to finalize their own in-store purchases via its iOS application for the iPhone, according to a new report.


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Schools expect to have more iPads than computers in next 5 years

Mon, 10/31/2011 - 5:21am
A new survey of technology directors in U.S. school districts found that all of them are testing or deploying the iPad in schools, and they expect tablets to outnumber computers in the next five years.


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Steve Jobs' sister shares his final moments, last words

Sun, 10/30/2011 - 7:31pm
Novelist Mona Simpson, Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' biological sister, has shared her eulogy for her brother, offering an intimate look at the last moments before he died, including his surprising last words.


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Apple rumored to be testing new ultrathin 15-inch MacBook

Sun, 10/30/2011 - 2:56pm
Apple is allegedly prepared to add a new thin-and-light 15-inch MacBook to its lineup in the near future, with one report claiming the company has finished development of a crucial test component.


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Jailbreak hack enables Siri on iPhone 4, 4th-gen iPod touch

Sun, 10/30/2011 - 10:44am
Hackers have succeeded in bringing a limited port of Apple's new Siri voice assistant feature onto "jailbroken" versions of the iPhone 4 and the fourth-generation iPod touch, though they have noted that the workaround is not ready for a public release.


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Apple rumored to take on Google's 3D maps with superior technology

Sat, 10/29/2011 - 8:15pm
Evidence continues to point to Apple actively developing a 3D mapping surface through a combination of acquisitions and in-house development, with recent rumors suggesting that the iPhone maker has acquired a Swedish 3D mapping company.


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YouTube adds over 100 original channels in Google's bid for the living room

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 11:15pm
Coming on the heels of a major Google TV overhaul, YouTube has announced over 100 new channels as Google pushes for a stronger presence in consumers' living rooms.


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Microsoft reportedly blocked data center guru's move to Apple

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 5:24pm
Microsoft allegedly blocked its former data center manager from joining Apple after reportedly being hired by the company in April to oversee iCloud operations.


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All prospects for an internal HP webOS largely destroyed

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 3:31pm
HP announced yesterday that it would retain its PC business while deflecting questions about the future of webOS for at least another month, but insiders note that HP has already destroyed the viability of the project moving forward internally, leaving a sale of the group its best hope for survival.


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China Telecom may not carry iPhone until mid-2012

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 3:08pm
China Telecom may not see the iPhone on its network until mid-2012, with one analyst pegging the launch to take place in February or March at the earliest.


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Apple brings iPhone 4S to 22 new countries in fastest rollout ever

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 12:56pm
Apple has launched iPhone 4S in 22 additional countries, as it announced it would by the end of October, making the launch the company's fastest international rollout of an iPhone with the 4S model now available in 29 nations.


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Apple engineers working with iPhone 4S users to fix battery woes

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 12:38pm
Responding to complaints of battery life issues with the iPhone 4S, engineers from Apple are said to have contacted customers directly in an effort to solve any issues.


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Google TV gaining Android Market, simpler interface with new update

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 9:57am
Google on Friday announced that it will issue a major update for its Google TV platform to some devices starting early next week, adding more applications from the Android Market as well as a simpler interface.


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Taiwan concerned Apple's slide-to-unlock patent could hurt market

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 7:57am
Government officials in Taiwan have expressed concern that Apple's recent success in obtaining a patent for the slide-to-unlock gesture on touchscreen devices could hurt competing smartphone makers.


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Apple board member Andrea Jung facing scrutiny at Avon

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 7:32am
Andrea Jung, who has served on Apple's board of directors since 2008, is under fire for performance at her day job, as CEO of cosmetics company Avon.


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