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Oct 30, 2014 - 11:11 AM EDT — AAPL: 106.0401 (-1.2999, -1.21%) | NASDAQ: 4537.779 (-11.447, -0.25%)

How Apple’s Mac App Store messes with the app economy

The Mac App Store has three major issues which Apple needs to address…

Feeling the heat, MCX CurrentC consortium suggests possible future switch to NFC

The movement to boycott merchants who are members of the MCX consortium…

Samsung Electronics’ profit plummets over 60% as people dump wannabe iPhones for the real thing

With smartphone buyers increasingly choosing Apple’s 64-bit iPhones…

Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me’

I’m proud to be gay, and I consider being gay among the greatest gifts God has given me….

Analyst: CurrentC retailers likely to blink and support Apple Pay

Looking at 2013 sales from the top 100 U.S. retailers…

Apple and GT Advanced: What went wrong

A story that Apple tried for three weeks to suppress is now part of the public record…

Why CurrentC will beat out Apple Pay in the end

By all accounts, Apple Pay is the smoothest, most technically advanced payment solution…

Survey: People trust U.S. NSA more than Google

Whom would you trust more with your private data…

Apple shares hit new all-time intraday and closing highs

Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL) rose in trading today to set new all-time intraday and closing highs…

How to punish Walmart, CVS, Rite Aid, and others who block Apple Pay

Beyond simply refusing to shop in their stores, if you find yourself in a store you didn’t know was blocking Apple Pay…

Apple looks to sell iPhone in Iran

Apple would be allowed to export its iPhone to Iran because…

Apple and Alibaba: A dream matchup and potential nightmare for Amazon?

Will Apple Inc. and Alibaba…

iPhone users and Android settlers raid reviews of CurrentC payments app

Many retailers have been less than responsive to the Apple Pay…

Beleaguered GT Advanced describes ‘unsustainable’ Apple relationship

A few weeks before the bankruptcy filing, he said, executives made a detailed presentation to Apple senior management…

Retailer-backed MCX Apple Pay rival has already been hacked; testers’ email addresses stolen

MCX (Merchant Customer Exchange), the coalition of retailers including Walmart, Best Buy, Gap and others, has been hacked…

Why Walmart, CVS and Rite-Aid really hate Apple Pay: They can’t track your buying habits

With Apple Pay, your payments are private…

Amazon’s biggest mistake: Not begging for a partnership with Apple

Why did Amazon take the massive step of developing and producing its own hardware…

PayPal co-founder: When it comes to tech, U.S. federal government is in the ‘Middle Ages’

Fewer than 35 of 535 members of Congress have backgrounds in science or technology…

Kantar: Apple iOS regained momentum as Windows Phone stuttered in Q114

It’s clear that phablets really are changing the way Chinese consumers use smartphones…

OS X Yosemite adoption is breaking Windows

This is yet another symptom of Microsoft’s broken business model…

CurrentC retailers’ conundrum: MCX contract expressly bars Apple Pay acceptance

One week after its debut, Apple’s new mobile wallet is showing promise…

Apple VP Greg Joswiak apologizes for iOS 8.0.1 fiasco, blames it on distribution

It wasn’t the software itself it was the way it was distributed…

After Fire Phone sales flop, Amazon looks to become official vendor of Apple iPhone 6/Plus, source says

Amazon has found a solution to the full-scale flop of its Fire Phone: ditch it altogether and become an official vendor for the iPhone 6 and Plus…

FCC plan might finally bear real Apple TV fruit

There have been rumors of an actual Apple television ever since Steve Jobs…

Apple hit with class action lawsuit over 2011 MacBook Pro defect

A class action lawsuit was filed in a California federal court against Apple, Inc…

Apple’s Greg Joswiak: We won’t make cheap iPhones or cheap Macs

Our goal is to make the best products with the best experience…

Mother’s iPhone lost in Coundon pub turns up – in China

Clare Kerrigan had given up hope of ever finding the missing phone after she lost it in a pub…

Nike+ Running iPhone app adds HealthKit integration, elevation tracking, more

Nike has updated its Nike+ Running app for iPhone…

Retailers like CVS and Rite Aid that block Apple Pay are taking a big security risk

Apple wants to make it easier for people to use their iPhones to pay…

U.S. FTC suing AT&T over promises of unlimited data

According to a federal complaint filed in San Francisco…

Apple shares hit new all-time intraday and closing highs

Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL) rose 1.55% to hit a new all-time closing high…

Apple CEO Tim Cook talks Apple Watch, Apple Pay, and Alibaba (with video)

Apple CEO Tim Cook discussed a wide range of topics including…

Apple granted patents for Secure Enclave for Apple Pay and more

Apple’s secure enclave is used to protect both a user’s fingerprint and information regarding safe transactions for Apple Pay…

Former Android VP: Apple’s iPhone 6 is ‘the most beautiful smartphone ever built’

Hugo Barra was once the public face of Google’s Android division…

Beleaguered GT Advanced says it can’t afford to fight mighty Apple, must settle

GT Advanced Technologies Inc. said it needs to settle disputes with Apple Inc. because…

Apple’s 64-bit A8X-powered iPad Air 2 trounces Google’s Nexus 9 with Nvidia Denver Tegra K1

Apple’s new A8X Application Processor not only trounces Android tablets…

Using AirDrop to transfer files between your Mac and iPhone, iPad

AirDrop now works beautifully between a Mac and an iPhone, or a Mac and an iPad..

Apple Pay tussle with CVS, Rite Aid the first shot in mobile payments war

Boycott CVS and Rite Aid and any other company that willfully turns off NFC in a effort to block the vastly more secure, much more private, and far easier-to-use Apple Pay service…

ZDNet reviews Apple’s 64-bit iPhone 6 Plus: ‘Superb design and solid build quality’

The iPhone 6 Plus is the biggest phone Apple has ever made…

Apple-Alibaba partnership could transform electronic payments

Boycott CVS and Rite Aid and any other company that willfully turns off NFC in a effort to block the vastly more secure, much more private, and far easier-to-use Apple Pay service…

Logitech debuts Keys-To-Go: The most portable keyboard for Apple iPad, iPhone, Apple TV and more

Today Logitech unveiled the new Logitech Keys-To-Go, a slender stand-alone Bluetooth keyboard…

Tim Cook explains why Apple killed the iPod classic

iPod classic retained a loyal customer base thanks to its large storage size…

In one week, Apple Pay already No. 1; used more than all other mobile payment systems combined

“We’re already No. 1,” said Apple CEO Tim Cook…

Apple targets underprivileged students with $100 million for Obama admin’s program to wire up schools

Apple Inc plans to dole out $100 million in grants to U.S. schools…

Alibaba’s Jack Ma says open to working with Apple on Apple Pay

Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd. executive chairman Jack Ma said he’s open to working with Apple Inc…

Tim Cook blasts CVS, Rite Aid over Apple Pay blockade: ‘You only are relevant if your customers love you’

Boycott CVS and Rite Aid and any other company that willfully turns off NFC in a effort to block the vastly more secure, much more private, and far easier-to-use Apple Pay service…

Wells Fargo offers up to $20 to iPhone 6/Plus users who try Apple Pay

Banks are putting their weight behind Apple’s Appel Pay solution…

Vantiv and VeriFone launch campaign to ensure merchants are ready for Apple Pay

The future is now…

Screenshots leak of Microsoft’s ‘Outlook for Mac 16′

Depicting ‘Outlook for Mac 16,’ the images show a new version of Outlook…

Apple CEO challenges home state of Alabama on LGBT rights

Apple CEO Tim Cook is challenging his home state of Alabama to do more to ensure the rights…

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