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As Apple Pay Arrives, Witnessing the Next Step in Money. Maybe.

Commerce experts say they think the involvement of Apple could be the impetus that moves mainstream consumers to digital...

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Apple, fueled by iPhone 6, notches record-setting profit

Apple’s big-screen phones were a massive hit, boosting the company’s quarterly profits to record levels, well past the expectations of Wall Street analysts. In three months, the electronics giant posted $42.1 billion in sales and $8.5 billion...

1.3 hours on washingtonpost.com

Apple's Yosemite OS shares Spotlight search terms by default

Apple is being called out for how it shares desktop and Web searches in its latest desktop operating system, Yosemite.Spotlight, which underwent a rework for Yosemite, indexes desktop files and makes them searchable via keywords. By default, the...

1.6 hours on pcworld.com

Microsoft boss who said women shouldn't ask for pay rises is paid $86m

Satya Nadella again apologises for comments, saying past week had been a "learning and humbling...

2.3 hours on telegraph.co.uk

IPhone 6 Propels Apple Profit to Record

The sales of 39 million iPhones helped the company bring in $8.5 billion in profit in the last...

2.3 hours on nytimes.com

Candy Crush Introduces Soda Saga To Facebook

Candy Crush Saga has cooled and King is looking to get its mojo back.Cooled is fairly relative as King has seen nearly $800 million in in-app purchases through June of this year. However, the game maker whom has enjoyed a tremendous amount of success...

2.8 hours on valuewalk.com

Cramer Remix: Investors circling Apple

Cramer called bottom on Friday, investors now circle back to Apple and leaving IBM behind. Cramer also recommends additional winners for the long...

3.1 hours on cnbc.com

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Stick With Apple Over IBM

Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- In the technology world, relevance matters, Jim Cramer said on Mad MoneyaMonday. Nowhere is that...

3.1 hours on thestreet.com

The ugly number in Apple's earnings

Not all is rosy in the land of Apple. Despite a stellar Q4 and impressive iPhones sales, the company still struggles to sell...

3.3 hours on cnbc.com

Apple: Tap that

Extraordinary growth should mean extraordinary shareholder...

3.4 hours on ft.com

Apple wants all iOS apps to use 64-bit code starting in February

Apple may have only introduced 64-bit computing to iPhones and iPads a little over a year ago, but it's already preparing for the day when legacy 32-bit code is gone for good. The Cupertino crew is now telling developers that their iOS apps...

3.7 hours on engadget.com

Microsoft Corporation Smartwatch To Be Launched Soon

The new wearable will focus on fitness monitoring, and marks the company's first attempt at entering a new field under new CEO Satya Nadella.The wearable device industry is certainly on the rise, and it appears that Microsoft Corporation...

3.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Tim Cook Says iPad Sales Slump is a 'Speed Bump'

Apple's iPad sales have fallen in the past three quarters — but CEO Tim Cook doesn't see that as a sign that the product line is doomed "To me, I view it as a speed bump, not a huge issue," Cook said during a fiscal 2014...

3.9 hours on mashable.com

Cramer: IBM's misery is Apple's win

Jim Cramer discusses Apple and IBM, two polar opposite companies, to find out where IBM went wrong and why Apple is the leader of the techie...

3.9 hours on cnbc.com

Why Apple Pay could even be a big deal for Android users

The launch of Apple Pay on Monday has brought considerable publicity to a technology that’s already embedded in millions of Android smartphones yet has so far failed to take off. Clunky implementations, lack of widespread acceptance and poor...

4 hours on macworld.com

Apple Pay could be a big deal for Android users

The launch of Apple Pay on Monday has brought considerable publicity to a technology that’s already embedded in millions of Android smartphones yet has so far failed to take off.Clunky implementations, lack of widespread acceptance and poor user...

4 hours on pcworld.com

TIM COOK: Here's What We Think Of The iPad (AAPL)

Apple CEO Tim Cook addressed the third straight quarter of declining iPad sales during the company's earnings call Monday. Apple sold 12.3 million iPads during the September quarter, which is down 13% from a year ago. Cook repeated the argument that...

4 hours on businessinsider.com

Facebook Files Suit vs. Paul Ceglia’s Lawyers

Anyone following the ill-fated lawsuit filed against Facebook and its co-founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, by Paul Ceglia, who claimed to be the co-owner of the social network until the alleged contract his case was based on was deemed a fraud, had...

4 hours on allfacebook.com

Apple CEO Tim Cook Addresses The iPad’s Continued Lack Of Sales Growth

 During today’s earnings call for Apple’s fiscal Q4 2014, CEO Tim Cook took time to address the iPad’s performance at length. Cook referred to a lot of the general kinds of negative feeling around iPad performance...

4.1 hours on techcrunch.com

Apple's 2014: By the (Ridiculously Large) Numbers

Apple had quite a fiscal 2014, introducing the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, the Apple Watch and Apple Pay — not to mention its a high-profile acquisition of Beats Electronics. It also put up some impressive financial numbers on Monday, once again...

4.3 hours on mashable.com

Apple profit soars on huge iPhone and Mac sales

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4.4 hours on money.cnn.com

We May Never Find Out How Many Watches Apple Sells (AAPL)

Apple announced during its earnings call Monday that it will change the way it reports product sales moving forward. Instead of its own category, devices like Apple TV, iPods, and Apple Watch will be lumped together in one category. Apple will continue...

4.6 hours on businessinsider.com

Chili's Cook Fired for Posting Shirtless Photos on Facebook

We'll have the Triple Dipper with a side of chest hair. (At least we hope that's just chest hair.) Chili's Grill & Bar fired a cook after he posted topless photos of himself posing inside the restaurant's kitchen, ABC Action...

4.6 hours on mashable.com

Facebook Sells Nearly $13.8B in Equity in Conjunction with Merger (WhatsApp?)

Facebook revealed in a Form D filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission Monday that it sold nearly $13.8 billion of equity in the company, without registration, as part of a merger, likely its acquisition of cross-platform messaging...

4.8 hours on allfacebook.com

Microsoft (hearts) Linux, for Azure's sake

Microsoft now loves Linux.This was the message from Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, standing in front of an image that read “Microsoft [heart symbol] Linux,” during a Monday webcast to announce a number of services it had added to its Azure...

4.9 hours on pcworld.com

Apple: iPhone Demand ‘Staggering,’ Says Cook, Accross All Regions

Apple (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook tonight kicked off the company’s fiscal Q4 conference call with analysts following a report that topped Street expectations, and a higher forecast for this quarter as well. Cook led with remarks about iPhone, saying the...

5 hours on blogs.barrons.com

We Tried Out Apple Pay In The Real World

 Apple released iOS 8.1 today, and with it comes the ability to use Apple Pay on the iPhone 6 or 6 Plus. We decided to try it out by going to two nearby businesses that already accept Apple’s NFC-powered mobile payments: Walgreens and...

5.1 hours on techcrunch.com

IPhones dial in larger Apple profit in fourth quarter

Apple’s iPad shipments declined, but strong iPhone 6 and 6 Plus sales buoyed the company’s profit in its fourth quarter for fiscal 2014. Apple’s net profit was US$8.5 billion during the quarter, up from $7.5 billion in the same...

5.1 hours on pcworld.com

Apple rings up big results because of iPhone sales

Apple says it sold 39.3 million iPhones in fiscal fourth...

5.2 hours on api-internal.usatoday.com.akadns.net

Apple Beats On iPhone Sales, But iPads Aren't Looking So Great (AAPL)

Apple earnings for the third quarter of 2014 are out. The big number everyone has been waiting for: iPhone sales, especially since these numbers reflect the first few weeks of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus sales. This is Apple's most important and...

5.2 hours on businessinsider.com

Apple crushes expectations, sells 39.3 million iPhones in fourth quarter

Apple blew past expectations Monday as it reported its fourth-quarter earnings -- boosted by the blockbuster debut of its latest iPhone models. The company reported that it has sold 39.27 million iPhones in the past three months, sending...

5.2 hours on washingtonpost.com

Apple's cash...and the two fights about it

How much cash is too much cash? Looks like Apple will test the...

5.2 hours on cnbc.com

Apple Blows Past Estimates on Huge iPhone Sales, Upbeat Holiday Forecast

NEW YORK (TheStreet) –– Apple awas up less thanaa percentaafter the world's largest tech company posted fourth- quarter earnings that were much better-than-expected. For the quarter ending Sept. 27, Apple earned $1.42aa share on $42.1...

5.3 hours on thestreet.com

Apple Inc. Beats Earnings Estimates Thanks To Share Buybacks

Shares of Apple Inc. rose by more than 1% in after-hours tradingApple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s much-anticipated fourth fiscal quarter earnings report is finally here. The company posted diluted earnings per share of $1.42 on $42.1 billion in...

5.3 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple Earnings Boosted From Over 39 Million iPhone Sales

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has reported its fourth quarter earnings. The maker of the iPhone 6 reported earnings of $1.42 per share on revenues of $42.1 billion. Thomson Reuters had consensus...

5.3 hours on 247wallst.com

Apple Pay is live now: How to get started

The new mobile payments system lets consumers pay with the iPhone 6 or 6...

5.3 hours on api-internal.usatoday.com.akadns.net

Apple Pay setup step-by-step: It’s unsurprisingly easy and fast

Apple Pay is now available in the U.S. and while the setup process is similar to Google Wallet, it's a little bit faster and...

5.4 hours on search.gigaom.com

Apple sells better-than-expected 39.3 million iPhones in September quarter

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc posted better-than-expected revenue after its best new-iPhone launch on record, pushing sales of the smartphone to 39.27 million in the September quarter. ...

5.4 hours on reuters.com

Apple's iPhone business soars while the iPad continues to languish

Apple just dropped its 4th quarter earnings a few moments ago, revealing that the folks in Cupertino raked in $42.1 billion in revenue and $8.5 billion in pure profit -- more than enough to take care what it might owe in back taxes....

5.4 hours on engadget.com

Apple Reports Stellar 4th Quarter

Apple handily beat Wall Street's estimates Monday, reporting earnings per share of $1.42 and revenues of $42.12 billion for its fiscal 2014 fourth quarter, which ended Sept. 28 Analysts had been expecting earnings of $1.31 and revenues of $39.8...

5.5 hours on mashable.com

Apple’s Huge Q4: $42.1 Billion In Revenue, $8.5 Billion In Profit

 Today after the bell, Apple reported its fiscal fourth quarter financial performance, including revenue of $42.1 billion, and earnings per share of $1.42. Analysts had expected Apple to report profit of $1.31 per share, on revenue for the...

5.5 hours on techcrunch.com

Apple Sold 39.3M iPhones During The iPhone 6 Launch Quarter, 12.3M iPads And 5.5M Macs

 Apple’s earnings for the final quarter of its fiscal 2014 year are out, and boy did they sell a lot of iPhones. The hardware quarter saw 39.3 million iPhones sold, along with 12.3 million iPads and a very respectable 5.5 million Macs,...

5.5 hours on techcrunch.com

iPhone 6 demand is 'off the charts', says Tim Cook, as Apple sales jump

Apple has revealed higher than expected sales for the fourth quarter, in its latest...

5.6 hours on telegraph.co.uk

Apple shares up 1% at $100.75 after earnings report

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news. ...

5.6 hours on marketwatch.com

Apple Q4 earnings: A very strong quarter boosted by 39 million iPhones sold

Apple on Monday reported another record-breaking quarter, driven in part by iPhone 6...

5.6 hours on search.gigaom.com

Watch these Apple suppliers' shares

These are the companies that generate more than 20 percent of their revenue supplying to Apple, according to...

5.6 hours on cnbc.com

Apple FYQ4 Rev $42B, EPS $1.42 Beats; Q1 View Beats; 39.3M iPhones

Apple (AAPL) this afternoon reported fiscal Q4 revenue and earnings that topped analysts’ expectations. Revenue in the three months ended in September rose to $42.1 billion, yielding EPS of $1.42. The Street, on average, was modeling $40...

5.6 hours on blogs.barrons.com

How to Use Apple Pay: What You Need to Know

Apple Pay, Apple’s take on the digital wallet, is finally here. If you have an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus, you can officially start buying things with the touch of a finger and by waving your phone over an enabled Point of Sale (POS) system. See...

5.6 hours on mashable.com

Apple smashes expectations

Apple easily beat Wall Street forecasts, and its sales outlook for the current quarter came in ahead of...

5.6 hours on cnbc.com

FHFA Director Talks About The Future Of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac

FHFA director Mel Watt also says that we should know the first CSS CEO by the end of the yearSpeaking at the Mortgage Bankers Association Annual Convention earlier today, Federal Housing Finance Agency director Mel Watt laid out some of the changes that...

5.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Google Fights Piracy (And Makes A Buck) With Ads For Legal Downloads In Search Results

These sorts of ads began showing up over the summer when Google users added terms like “torrent” or “DVDrip” to their searches.Have you been wanting to catch up on Game of Thrones but don’t have HBO (or a...

5.8 hours on consumerist.com

Microsoft’s New Windows 8.1 App, AutoTag ‘n Search My Photos, Leans on Tagged Facebook Photos

A quiet entry into the area of photo tagging was made over the weekend by none other than Microsoft, as VentureBeat discovered new Windows 8.1 application AutoTag ‘n Search My Photos, which is not available via the Microsoft Research...

5.9 hours on allfacebook.com

Microsoft CEO Never Had To Ask For A Raise Or Promotion, Apparently

In apologizing for remarks he made about women in the workforce, Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella also revealed that he needed little or no self-promotion to get his own highly-paid gig. Nadella raised some eyebrows earlier this month when he...

6.1 hours on huffingtonpost.com

Apple Pay Tests Successful at McDonald’s, etc., Says Piper

Piper Jaffray Apple (AAPL) analyst Gene Munster this afternoon relates his experience testing the company’s new electronic payments service, Apple Pay, which went live today, writing that it passed the first hurdle, working smoothly....

6.2 hours on blogs.barrons.com

Bits Blog: Facebook Sues Lawyers for Pressing Dubious Ownership Case

The company says the former lawyers for Paul Ceglia, who claimed that Mark Zuckerberg had given him a large stake in Facebook, continued to argue his case despite knowledge that his evidence was...

6.2 hours on nytimes.com

At $179, E FUN's Nextbook 10-inch Windows tablet sounds like a steal

Hardware makers are delivering on Intel’s promise of cheap, Intel-powered Windows tablets, with E FUN next in line to deliver a sub-$200 slate.The E FUN Nextbook tablet should ship Oct. 23 to Walmart stores, the company said Monday, for the low,...

6.3 hours on pcworld.com

Apple Q4 Earnings Focus On the iPhone and Slowing iPad Growth: Live Blog

Live Blog Apple Q4 Live Blog NEW YORK (TheStreet) –– Apple has had an action-packed several weeks, with the launch of the new iPhones and announcement of new iPads and Macs, but all eyes will be on the company's earnings and its...

6.4 hours on thestreet.com

LIVE: Apple Earnings! (AAPL)

Apple will be reporting earnings shortly after the market closes. We'll have all the numbers as quickly as possible. Refresh your page for the latest, or just click here. These are the numbers analysts are looking for: Revenue: $39.85 billion,...

6.4 hours on businessinsider.com

Anyone for a Deep Fried Apple Burrito?

We have AAPL and CMG earnings after the bell tonight. Who is playing them, and how? Looks like the burrito is pricing in a big move. I am flat and waiting for some more information from the tape before putting on fresh trades. Perhaps...

6.4 hours on ibankcoin.com

Here’s What You Need To Know From Microsoft’s Cloud Event

 Today in San Francisco, Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella and his lieutenant Scott Guthrie detailed the status of their company’s cloud efforts, breaking out a few growth metrics, and announcing several new features...

6.5 hours on techcrunch.com

Mark Zuckerberg Meets with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg continued his travels through Asia with a visit to Japan, where he met with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media. ...

6.6 hours on allfacebook.com

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac: Prepared Remarks of Melvin Watt

Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac: Prepared Remarks of Melvin Watt, Director, FHFA, At the Mortgage Bankers Association Annual Conventio by FHFA Prepared Remarks of Melvin L. Watt Director, Federal Housing Finance Agency At the Mortgage Bankers Association...

6.8 hours on valuewalk.com

Microsoft rolls out a private Azure appliance and big freaking cloud servers

Called the Cloud Platform System, the new appliance will run the same Azure APIs, services, hypervisor, and everything as the Azure public cloud and will be able to connect easily...

7 hours on search.gigaom.com

Chinese store makes sure that iPhone 6 Plus fits in your pocket

Let's face it: When it comes to the iPhone 6 Plus, size really does...

7.4 hours on engadget.com

Apple Inc. Earnings Preview: Estimates Toward Top Of Guidance

Shares of Apple Inc. edged upward by as much as 1% in early trading ahead of tonight's earnings reportApple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is scheduled to release its next earnings report tonight after closing bell, and all of Wall Street is watching, as usual....

7.6 hours on valuewalk.com

Facebook sues two law firms

Facebook sued two law firms on Monday over their involvement in a case challenging Mark Zuckerberg's ownership of the social media...

7.8 hours on cnbc.com

Apple Pay's Anonymity Makes Some Retailers Think Twice

Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook loves to talk about the security features of his mobile-payments system. Apple Pay won’t collect information about what people buy — and it’s designed to ensure no one else can,...

7.9 hours on mashable.com

Skype for Windows Phone lets you share drawings with friends

Ever wanted to convey more in a Skype chat than simple text and photos can manage, such as directions to your home? If you're using Windows Phone, you now have a better way to express yourself. Microsoft has posted a new version of Skype for...

7.9 hours on engadget.com

Company Offers In-Store Tailoring To Make Pockets Big Enough For The iPhone 6 Plus

(Alan Rappa)These days it seems the skinnier our jeans get, the larger our smartphones are growing. So in an age of skin tight jeggings and the release of Apple’s biggest phone yet, the iPhone 6 plus, what’s a person with normal...

8.1 hours on consumerist.com

What You Need To Know To Get Started With Apple Pay

 Apple Pay is now available for anyone to use, provided they’ve got all the prerequisites, both for physical stores and for online transactions. But you can’t just walk up to your local brick-and-mortar store and wave your...

8.1 hours on techcrunch.com

Masters in Business: Now on iTunes!

Finally, the long awaited appearance our series Masters in Business is now on Apple iTunes! All of our prior interviews are here, as well as all of the podcasts extras. And, all of our future guest interviews will show up here as well! Click to...

8.1 hours on ritholtz.com

Apple’s Mac computers can automatically collect your location information

Apple has begun automatically collecting the locations of users and the queries they type when searching for files with the newest Mac operating system, a function that has provoked backlash for a company that portrays itself as a leader on...

8.2 hours on washingtonpost.com

Apple Hopes To Lower Beats Music Subscription Prices To $5

Apple hopes to cut the price of Beats Music streaming service to compete better against Pandora and SpotifyApple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) wants to undercut competitors like Spotify and Rhapsody by significantly lowering the price of Beats Music subscription...

8.2 hours on valuewalk.com

iOS 8.1 is now available, offering Apple Pay and other useful functions

iOS 8.1 is ready for download and Apple Pay is the main feature. A quick look at the change log, however, shows some welcome updates, fixes and features such as...

8.2 hours on search.gigaom.com

Facebook to Users: Hosting a Halloween Party?

Trick or treat, smell my feet, give me something good to eat, and if you’re hosting a party for Halloween, be sure to use Facebook to get the word out. (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media. ...

8.2 hours on allfacebook.com

Apple stock to rise on earnings: Pro

Sentiment on Apple stock has been positive and may send shares into three-digit territory, OptionMonster's Pete Najarian...

8.3 hours on cnbc.com

iOS 8.1 arrives, which means Apple Pay is live

Forget minor updates like iOS 8.01 and 8.02. We were waiting for 8.1, which is packed with major features like Apple Pay, iCloud Photo Library, and support for Continuity so your phone and your Mac will work in perfect harmony. Now it’s...

8.4 hours on macworld.com

Fitbit Won’t Work With HealthKit Because It’s Building An Apple Watch Competitor

 A few weeks ago, Fitbit publicly admitted that it had no plans to follow the growing crowd of fitness trackers and apps that are rushing to integrate with Apple’s HealthKit and Health app. In response, it seems, Apple has pulled...

8.5 hours on techcrunch.com

Facebook to DEA: Real-Name Policy Applies to Law-Enforcement Agencies, Too

Facebook admonished the Drug Enforcement Administration for violating its terms of service by creating a fake profile as part of an undercover investigation. (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media. ...

8.7 hours on allfacebook.com

Report: Microsoft Poised to Launch Smartwatch With 2-Day Battery

Microsoft's first attempt at a high-tech watch, back in 2004, was perhaps a little ahead of its time But now it's 2014, and the tech company is planning to launch a new smartwatch in the coming weeks, according to a report in Forbes. See also:...

8.9 hours on mashable.com

Microsoft taps Amazon vet to help run Azure

Former Amazon VP Suresh Kumar comes in as Microsoft Azure poohbah reporting to Scott...

8.9 hours on search.gigaom.com

iOS 8.1 Available for Download: Apple Pay Launches, Camera Roll Returns

Apple users can now download the latest version of iOS 8, and with it comes a handful of new features, including Apple Pay, iCloud Photo Library, device continuity (accessing whatever you need on every device) and the return of the Camera Roll. iOS 8.1...

9.1 hours on mashable.com

iOS 8.1 With Apple Pay Now Available, Here’s What Else It Brings To Your iPhone And iPad

 Apple’s iOS 8.1 arrives today, and it brings with it some impressive new abilities. First and foremost, at least in terms of its long-term impact, is probably the introduction of Apple Pay, the new mobile payment solution built into...

9.2 hours on techcrunch.com

Apple's iOS 8.1 update is waiting for you to download it

Well, it's Monday, and that can only mean one thing: Apple's iOS 8.1 update has finally gone live for your installing pleasure. To recap, the new software - which is debuting just over a month since iOS 8 first hit - brings back...

9.2 hours on engadget.com

The Facebook Integration That Keeps On JustGiving

More than $100 million in charitable donations have been generated during the past 12 months due to the integration of Facebook by JustGiving, Rosalind Holley, the social giving platform’s head of brand, wrote in a guest post for the Facebook...

9.4 hours on allfacebook.com

Carl Icahn Thinks Apple Stock Is Worth $203. Here’s Why He’s Wrong.

Legendary hedge fund manager Carl Icahn thinks Apple stock should be trading at $203 per share based on his earnings expectations for next year. That’s more than double the stock’s current price. If Icahn is anywhere near right, investors...

9.4 hours on businessinsider.com

Apple Q3 on Tap: iPhone 6 Cycle Drives Upside, Says Street; Q4 View Could be ‘Strong’

Apple (AAPL) shares are up $1.67, or 1.7%, at $99.34, ahead of the company’s fiscal Q4 earnings report this afternoon, after the closing bell.  The Street is modeling $40 billion in revenue and $1.30 per share in net income. The...

9.5 hours on blogs.barrons.com

Facebook Inc (FB) Warns Its Users If Their Accounts Is At Risk Of Being Compromised By Hackers

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) has initiated a process to protect the user accounts from hackers. Hacking has been a growing concern for quite some time and the recent hack attacks on banks and retailers has pushed the social media sites like Facebook to take...

9.5 hours on insidermonkey.com

5 New Features Arriving in Apple’s iOS 8.1 Update

Source: Apple.com As announced by Apple at the company’s recent iPad-focused media event, the iOS 8.1 update will be released on Monday, October 20, the same day that the company releases its earnings results. So while Apple investors and analysts...

9.6 hours on wallstcheatsheet.com

How Apple Is Getting You To Think Less And Spend More

With its new mobile payment feature, Apple promises to make something that is already pretty easy -- spending money -- even easier. While that's great for Apple and retail partners like McDonald's and Walgreen's, the benefit to you is...

9.8 hours on huffingtonpost.com

How Google Search is changing to fight online piracy

Google's dominance of the online search market has often put it at odds with copyright holders, who argue the company should hide results likely to contain pirated content. On Friday, the search engine giant announced new...

9.8 hours on washingtonpost.com

'The Hunger Games' Is the Next Film Franchise With a Google Promotion

LOS ANGELES — Are Google and Hollywood, like, an item now? Anyone else notice these two have been getting a lot cozier lately? Several weeks after Christopher Nolan's Interstellar became the first official movie website co-created by...

9.8 hours on mashable.com

Apple, Spotify aim to push streaming prices down

Spotify’s new family plan gives you two premium accounts for $15 a month. Apple reportedly has a cheaper service in the works, which indicates the market for $9.99-a-month music streaming subscriptions isn’t all it’s cracked up to...

9.8 hours on macworld.com

No, Apple doesn’t offer too many iPad configurations

Yes there are more iPad configurations than ever before to choose from. But is that a bad thing? Some think so if you look the price charts but that might...

9.9 hours on search.gigaom.com

Google Unveils New Tweaks To Fight Piracy

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) (NASDAQ:GOOG) recently announced new tweaks to help fight piracy. The search giant introduced ‘How Google Fights Piracy’, a special report. Google’s new changes Katherine Oyama(Google’s...

9.9 hours on valuewalk.com

First-Ever Facebook Messenger Ad Debuts

Facebook debuted the first-ever ad backing its Messenger applications in a Facebook post by former PayPal president David Marcus, who joined the social network in June to lead its mobile messaging efforts. (more…) New Career...

10 hours on allfacebook.com

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Q4 Preview: Expect Strong Results

Deutsche Bank expects Apple to ship 75 million units of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in 2014Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares have gained 1.46% in early trading session Monday as the company is set to release its fourth-quarter results after the market close....

10 hours on valuewalk.com

Microsoft Wants You To Doodle As You Scoot

 If you own a Windows Phone, and you use Skype, and you are willing to update the Skype app on your Windows Phone, and you want to update the Skype app on your Windows Phone so that you can use the new Skype for Windows Phone feature, today is a...

10.1 hours on techcrunch.com

High-End Google Tablet: Power Surge for Smartphone Developer HTC?

TAIPEI, Taiwan (TheStreet) --aApple and Samsung have the world tablet market all but boxed up, but Google's GOOG Nexus 9atablet could ultimately prove to beaa salvation for HTC the financially flagging, Nasdaq-listed Taiwanese smartphone...

10.1 hours on thestreet.com

5 Things to Watch for in Apple's Q4 Earnings

There are still two months left in the calendar, but Apple's fiscal 2014 is over. How did it go? We'll find out on Monday afternoon. Analysts are expecting a strong quarter, even though the period from June 28 to Sept. 28 is typically a weak...

10.1 hours on mashable.com

Google Updates Play Music With Songza-Style Functionality

 For the first time since acquiring Songza this summer, Google is integrating the technology into its Google Play Music service. The updated service gives you access to expertly curated playlists based around date, time, weather, and what Google...

10.1 hours on techcrunch.com

Chinese Government Accused Of Staging ‘Malicious Attack’ On Apple’s iCloud Service

 China’s government is being accused of trying to wiretap Apple customers in the country. Great Fire, a reputed non-profit organization that monitors Internet censorship in China, claimed today that Chinese authorities have laid a...

10.4 hours on techcrunch.com

Full 360-Degree Apple Earnings Preview

Apple is set to report its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings after the market closes on...

10.6 hours on 247wallst.com

How Will Facebook (FB) Stock React to Candy Crush Soda Saga Launch?

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Facebooka were up 0.2% to $76.10 in morning trading Monday afteraKing Digital Entertainmenta announced its game Candy Crush Soda Saga hadalaunched globally on the social media platform. The game is the sister title to...

10.7 hours on thestreet.com

STUDY: In-Game Advertising During Breakthrough Moments Dwarfs Facebook Ads in Engagement

The best time to reach someone with targeted advertising has nothing to do with the time of day or day of the week when it comes to gamers: Results were optimal when gamers were targeted during moments in game play when they experienced...

10.7 hours on allfacebook.com

Apple denied Siri trademark for “social networking services,” files appeal

Apple tried to get trademark protection for its personal assistant Siri as a "social network," but the Trademark Office turned down the...

10.8 hours on search.gigaom.com

How to protect your Apple shares

Ahead of Apple's earnings report, traders recommend taking to the options market to get...

10.9 hours on cnbc.com

Google Inc: Cost Per Click Matters More Than Click-Through

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Will Apple's Mobile Wallet Replace Your Leather Wallet?

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16.9 hours on techcrunch.com

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Microsoft Plans To Launch Smartwatch Within Weeks: Forbes

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Iranian Users Petition Microsoft For Greater Windows Support

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What's Really the Difference Between Facebook Pages, Groups and Profiles?

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6 Kinds of Apps That Will Make the Apple Watch a Must-Have Device

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Get ready, ya'll. It's been a doozie of a week. Not only did Apple unveil new iPads and a Retina iMac, Google took the wraps off the Nexus 6 and its own media streamer. That's not all we have on deck, though -- click on through for the...

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Google freezes Nexus Player orders while it waits for US approval

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Apple removes Bose products from stores following Beats settlement

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Apple picks British app Caribu

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There is a serious cause for concern for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) investors as we roll closer to the company’s Earnings Release for the Q4 on 20th October. This doesn’t necessarily mean that Apple will not fare well, but if it...

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Google's Money Machine Slows

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Google's short film examines the science of voice recognition

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Nexus 9 comes with a soft touch plastic back panel with brushed metal sidesOn Wednesday, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) (NASDAQ:GOOG) unveiled its HTC-made Nexus 9 tablet. A day later, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) came out with its iPad Air 2. They are...

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How does the newly announced Nexus 6 stack up against the new Apple phablet?On Wednesday, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) officially announced its latest phablet-sized device, the Google Nexus 6. This high-end smartphone is part of a widespread...

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Apple HomeKit Likely Won't Launch Until Next Year

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Camouflage, rugged, and sleeves

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Mad Money host Jim Cramer makes a call on Apple ahead of its report and many more, including buys in the investable market...

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Google added the Nexus 9 to the Play Store earlier today. Surprisingly, it also stopped selling the Nexus 7 and Nexus 10, which are still available from other...

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Google explains how it fights piracy in search results

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Apple Users Complain iOS 8 Messes Up AirPrint on iPhones and iPads

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Apple's iPad Air 2 chip paves the way for new devices

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Microsoft CEO launches diversity effort

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Facebook now actively seeks password leaks to protect its users

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Facebook Adds Daily Unique Reach Bidding Option

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Wallace Weitz Comments on Microsoft

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Here’s What Apple’s SIM Card Innovation Means for New iPad Owners

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Women in Business: Mary Page Platerink CEO & Founder of First Aid Shot Therapy

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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Launch in China and India

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Facebook Executives, Directors Exercise Restricted Stock Units; Execs Sell Shares

Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, chief product officer Chris Cox, chief technology officer Mike Schroepfer, vice president and general counsel Colin Stretch, chief accounting officer Jas Athwal and directors Reed Hastings and...

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Apple Begins Taking Pre-Orders For iPad Air 2 And Mini 3

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Apple Supplier Cuts More Than 700 Jobs After iPhone 6 Snub

An Apple supplier that had banked on the use of its sapphire crystal in the recently launched iPhone 6 has laid out plans to cut 727 jobs from its plant in Mesa, Arizona. GT Advanced Technologies was slated to play a big role in Apple's new iPhones,...

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Google Inc Earnings Cause Temporary Pause In Market Love Affair

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Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) has come up with their new text-messaging app. The new text-messaging app ‘Messenger’ is expected to be introduced along with Google’s brand new mobile OS, Android 5.0 Lollipop. Does the name...

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Google imposes new penalty on pirate sites in search results

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How Google Glass Apps Showcase the Potential of Wearable Educational Technology

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Facebook Inc (FB) A ‘Must Own’ Stock: Deutsche Bank

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How to make and receive iPhone calls with your Mac

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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Mind-Blowing Invention Brings Star Trek One Step Closer

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Google And Microsoft Battle For Market Cap Supremacy

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After $3 Million Spent For Quality Assurance, Facebook Inc (FB) Doubles The Stake

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Macerich (MAC) Downgraded From Buy to Hold

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone 6 Launched In China

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Google's cost-per-click drops only 2% in 3Q

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Apple: into thin air

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Source: Apple Apple unveiled its next-generation iPad models in front of an appreciative crowd at Town Hall Auditorium in Cupertino, California, on Thursday. As expected, the 9.7-inch iPad Air 2 and 7.9-inch iPad mini 3 both included the Touch ID...

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Apple Store Down Ahead of iPad Air 2 Pre-Orders

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Analysts Say Google Inc (GOOGL) Isn’t Growing Fast Enough

Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s down almost 1% in pre-market to a price of approximately $536.9, because the company revealed smaller than expected numbers in their financial report for the third quarter 2014. CNBC invited Hudson Square Research...

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Here’s Why China Is Important to the iPhone’s Success

Source: Apple.com After a record-breaking launch in the U.S. and select other countries around the world — a launch from which China, the world’s largest smartphone market, was conspicuously excluded due to a delay in the...

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Tech Five: Google shares dip after earnings

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The Switchboard: Former Google exec nominated to head Patent Office

Published every weekday, the Switchboard is your morning helping of hand-picked stories from the Switch team. Join us today for our weekly live chat, Switchback. We'll kick things off at 11 a.m. Eastern time. You can submit your questions...

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Google Inc (GOOGL) To Test New WiFi Service That Is Faster Than Fiber

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Nexus 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus: Which Is The Best Phablet?

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Apple SIM has great potential, but widespread changes will take time

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Google's Quarterly Earnings Analysis: By the Numbers

Filed under: Earnings SiliconValleyStock/Alamy Google (GOOG) just reported its preliminary financial results for the quarter that ended Sept. 30, based upon which we provide a unique corporate earnings release based analysis of its performance. Our...

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'OK, Mac': Using Automator’s Dictation Commands, new in Yosemite

Over the past few years we’ve grown accustomed to using our voice to interact with Siri-enabled iOS devices. So why not expect a similar experience with our computers? While not the hoped-for “Siri for the Mac,” use of the new...

4 days on macworld.com

Big In Asia? Apple’s iPhone 6 And iPhone 6 Plus Finally Go On Sale In China And India

 Today’s a big day for Apple in Asia. Fresh from launching new iPads and Macs in the US on Thursday, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus finally went on sale in China and India today, opening the new phones up to a combined population...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop FAQ: What you need to know about Google’s biggest release yet

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What Do Google’s 55,030 Employees Do?

Google had 55,030 employees at the end of the quarter, up about 2,000 from the end of June. It is alarming that the search firm can add people that...

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SIM : Apple's ‘knockout’ feature

Amid the hype of the launch of the latest iPad models, there was one new member of Apple's ecosystem that wasn't mentioned: Apple...

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Is Google suffering mobile ad growing pains?

Google missed third-quarter profit and revenue expectations on increased spending to boost slowing advertising...

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Apple Inc. Q4 Earnings Preview: More Than Just iPhones

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No new Apple TV? Here's why we must Watch and wait

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OS X Yosemite: Macworld's complete guide to Apple's new feature-packed OS

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Apple's New iPad Air 2: Thinner, Faster, Irrelevant

Filed under: Company News, Technology, Apple The Asahi Shimbun/Getty Images Apple (AAPL) is moving. The latest update to its flagship OSX operating system -- Yosemite -- rolled out on Thursday. Its new mobile platform -- iOS 8.1 -- will be available on...

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Apple’s October event recap: iPads, Apple Pay, new Macs, and more

It's been way too longIn case you missed it, Apple announced a whole bunch of new products at its campus Town Hall on Thursday. Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage first to get the crowd amped up: "It's been an incredible year, and...

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'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Stay the Course With Facebook

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Will Apple Pay Be the Next iRevolution?

Filed under: Apple, Banking, Financial Services, Mobile Technology, Computers Marcio Jose Sanchez/APApple Pay on display at Thursday's Apple press conference. BY BRANDON BAILEY CUPERTINO, Calif. -- Apple's skinnier iPads and flashy big-screen...

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Twitter’s Music Card Now Plays In Its Mobile Apps And Supports iTunes Previews

 Twitter hit a bum note with its Twitter Music service, but everyone’s favorite 140-character social network is keen as ever to light up users’ timelines with the sound of music after it launched a spiffy new...

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Apple's iPad Air 2 is thinner than a pencil

More than 225 million iPads have been sold since they debuted in...

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Bigger screen size draws Beijing customers to Apple's iPhone 6

Apple fans in Beijing lined up on Friday to get their hands on the company’s newest iPhones, after waiting a month for the product to officially arrive in mainland China.“I’m very excited,” said Li Simeng, a 20 year-old college...

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Google's new Chromecast is coming, but you won't notice a difference

Last night an apparently refreshed model of Google's Chromecast streaming dongle popped up in FCC filings (as pointed out by Zatz Not Funny), just like the original did in March last year, but don't get too excited. Unfortunately, the...

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Do stocks have much further to fall? The Wall Street Journal's Brett Arends asks that question. Despite Friday's boomlet, the Dow Jones Industrial Average still closed the week down 1%, and the broader S&P 500-stock index ended also down...   Read More >


A Q&A With San Francisco Fed’s John Williams

San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank President John Williams Reuters The Federal Reserve should end its bond-purchase program as planned at its policy meeting this month, John Williams, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, said in...   Read More >


The Ebola risk premium

Underpaid or overpaid?: They’re looking for the few, the proud — and the really desperate. For a measly $19 an hour, a government contractor is offering applicants the opportunity to get up close and personal with potential Ebola patients at...   Read More >


Regressing to the mean in China or why if something cannot go on forever, it will stop

With a h/t to Marginal Revolution, here’s Larry Summers and Lant Pritchett on why — for the same reason the USSR didn’t overtake the US, and Shinzo Abe has a tough job on his hands — “excessive...   Read More >


Does it reflate economies if all nations increase their exports?

The Germans lecture the periphery to engage in structural reform and increase their exports.  A variety of IS-LM Keynesians strike back and note that not all nations can increase their net exports, therefore it is a kind of zero-sum game which...   Read More >