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Apr 17, 2014 - 05:15 PM EDT — AAPL: 524.94 (+5.93, +1.14%) | NASDAQ: 4095.516 (+9.291, +0.23%)

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer wants to save Google a billion dollars

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is hot..

John Sculley: Forcing Steve Jobs out of Apple was a mistake

John Sculley was hired from PepsiCo by the iconic but temperamental Steve Jobs…

Apple’s iCloud is bloated

I’ve written recently about iCloud…

Have Apple’s maps found the Loch Ness Monster? Satellite image reveals mysterious shape lurking in the Scottish Highlands

Looking for the Loch Ness Monster? There’s an app for that…

iPhone 6 renders based on recent case leaks show off rumored edge-to-edge screen

Going to an edge-to-edge screen means…

Judge Koh’s boss finds Rockstar’s scare tactics advance Apple’s interests against Android

In the ongoing Apple v. Samsung II trial in the Northern District of California…

Apple: The case against a dividend increase

Apple by way of its success has accumulated a massive pile of cash…

Dispelling market misconceptions of Apple

Apple understands that profit share is more important than market share…

Tech workers seek to use Steve Jobs evidence in upcoming trial on no-hire deals

The case is largely built on emails among top executives, including Apple’s late chief executive Steve Jobs…

Samsung, Globalfoundries team up in challenge to TSMC

Samsung Electronics Co. and Globalfoundries Inc. are teaming up…

Doubt over Ahrendts’ transition date to Apple from Burberry

Burberry has yet to confirm a leaving date for chief executive Angela Ahrendts…

The best Mac app ever for downloading internet videos

Every Mac user who’s browsed the web wants to collect and save videos…

More evidence that T-Mobile is putting a scare in the wireless industry

It used to be that Verizon and AT&T could happily divvy up new subscribers…

Yahoo’s strategy: Rebuild search, take share, win iOS from Google

There’s a lot of money and mindshare to be had by taking the default search position on iPhone…

TSMC targets record revenue as high-end smartphones demand more chips

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd. targets record revenue…

What apps will look like on the 4.7-inch iPhone 6

In the past, when Apple has grown the screen of an iOS device…

Apple preps iOS 7.1.1 bug fix update; iOS 8, OS X 10.10 testing increases

Unsurprisingly, Apple appears to be readying a bug fix update…

Why Apple’s dazzling 64-bit A7 SoC demolishes the competition

Apple produced a chip so much more powerful than its rivals…

Revisiting professional Macs

While I still run into people from time to time who believe that Macs…

April 17, 1978: The first mention of Apple in the Wall Street Journal

The article will make you feel like a pioneer…

Is Apple getting ready to jump into mobile payments?

Ever since Apple introduced the Passbook…

Apple CarPlay hands-on (with video)

Apple’s new CarPlay integrates your iPhone with your car’s entertainment system

Samsung and Apple pay crazy money for ‘expert witnesses’ in court

It’s not uncommon for large companies to compensate their expert witnesses…

Two new Apple biometric patents reveal anti-spoofing measures and more

One invention delves into various methods that Apple’s Touch ID…

Bernstein: Apple stock unexciting near term; buy on pullbacks ahead of iPhone 6

One can buy any ‘pullback’ in the shares after the report…

Google’s ‘Project Tango’ phone uses Apple’s PrimeSense technology

Earlier this year, Google unveiled ‘Project Tango,’ an experimental smartphone…

How many iPhones did Apple sell last quarter?

In the analysts’ notes to investors leading up to Apple’s quarterly earnings…

Google earnings miss Street, shares drop 6%

Google delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that fell short…

TV’s future is about to be decided by U.S. Supreme Court

A landmark case is about to be heard in the U.S. Supreme Court…

Apple looks to patent Android-like gesture unlocking tech for mobile devices

Apple’s version, however, is arguably far more advanced than Android…

Marissa Mayer working to get Apple to dump Google, default to Yahoo for mobile search

Wall Street gave Yahoo stock a big boost today…

Apple to integrate Shazam into iOS 8 for Siri-activated song-IDs; mulls standalone iTunes Radio app, sources say

Apple is planning to unveil a song-discovery feature in iOS 8…

Gruber: Apple’s true goal in pounding Samsung with lawsuits

It was inevitable that competitors would follow the iPhone’s lead…

Verizon to give discounts to customers with off-contract phones

Verizon is finally going to give you a discount for off-contract phones…

Hyundai brings Apple CarPlay into the new 2015 Sonata

Hyundai will bring Apple’s CarPlay functionality to…

Apple’s ‘iPad Pro’ a larger model, or a laptop/tablet ‘MacPad’ hybrid?

Is Apple working on a bigger-screen iPad to follow the iPad Air…

1981 computer magazine cover illustrates why we’re usually so bad at tech predictions

Thirty-three years later, artist Robert Tinney’s concept smart watch…

Review of Samsung Gear Fit stupidband: ‘The pinnacle of fitness failure’

I’m honestly dumbfounded….

Apple dominates China 4G smartphones sales

Apple racked up dominant 4G smartphone market share in China…

Apple seen boosting buyback plan by $30 billion

Apple Inc. could boost its stock buyback plan when it reports results next week…

Apple and the market share myth

Some believe that Macs were the most popular personal computers on the planet…

When iPhoto isn’t enough: Four reasons to upgrade your software

iPhoto is an excellent tool for basic photo management and editing, but…

Microsoft offers cheaper subscription: Office 365 for one Mac and one iPad for $69/year

Microsoft is launching a cheaper ‘Personal’ Office 365 subscription…

Samsung mulled using Google as proxy to attack Apple

Samsung’s U.S. mobile executives debated using Google as a proxy to attack Apple…

Should Apple to break up iTunes?

Apple’s Frankenstein monster has become too unwieldy…

Metal iPhone 6 mold supposedly an exact replica of the real thing (with video)

Adding to a slew of iPhone 6 related leaks…

Apple’s iPhone 6 might be more expensive than you think

If Apple were able to pull this off, it would certainly signal…

Apple moves closer OS X 10.9.3 release

Another beta version of OS X 10.9.3 has been released…

Samsung okayed Apple attack ads 2 days after Steve Jobs’ death

A Samsung e-mail trail that Apple entered into evidence…

Apple launches 8 GB iPhone 5c in 16 new european countries

Following a brief maintenance period worldwide, Apple’s Online Stores…