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Apple's iPhone accounted for 4M of Verizon's 7.2M total Q1 smartphones

Apple Insider - Thu, 04/18/2013 - 13:54
With 7.2 million total smartphones activated in Verizon's first fiscal quarter, the iPhone accounted for more than half, with 4 million total Apple handsets activated in the three-month span.

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Apple could foster ties with Taiwan's tech industry in manufacture of rumored fingerprint sensor

Apple Insider - Thu, 04/18/2013 - 11:07
Production of a rumored fingerprint sensor said by some to be bound for the next-generation iPhone could rely heavily on Taiwan's semiconductor industry, strengthening Apple's ties in the region as it drifts farther away from Samsung.

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LinkedIn revamps mobile app with updates stream, focus on content

Apple Insider - Thu, 04/18/2013 - 09:51
Business networking site LinkedIn continues its push toward an encompassing connected product tailored to professionals with its newest mobile offerings, which brings a news stream and redesigned look that directs users to content-driven features.

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Apple's next-gen 9.7" iPad expected to be 25% lighter, 15% thinner, debut in Q3

Apple Insider - Thu, 04/18/2013 - 07:51
Noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities expects Apple's fifth-generation iPad to be substantially smaller than the current model, while still managing to carry a GF2 touch panel, A7X processor and other improvements over its predecessor.

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Apple's iPhone sales in India seen as driving $1B in revenue this year

Apple Insider - Thu, 04/18/2013 - 06:29
According to a recent report, Apple's iPhone helped triple the company's year-to-year revenues in India for fiscal 2012 to roughly $370 million, and the adoption of new aggressive smartphone sales tactics are likely to see that number balloon to over $1 billion for 2013.

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Apple extends MacBook bottom case replacement program by two years

Apple Insider - Thu, 04/18/2013 - 00:31
Apple last week quietly made a change to its program regarding defective MacBook bottom cases, extending the coverage period from two years after purchase to four years.

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Pocket updated with expanded sharing functionality one year after rebranding

Apple Insider - Wed, 04/17/2013 - 22:55
Digital content storage, reader and syncing service Pocket, formerly known as "Read It Later," released a substantial iOS app update on Wednesday, expanding its social networking functionality to in-app sharing with friends who also use the app.

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Apple seeds OS X 10.8.4 beta build 12E53a to developers

Apple Insider - Wed, 04/17/2013 - 22:47
Apple on Wednesday seeded build 12E53a of OS X 10.8.4 maintenance update to developers, with the latest beta coming a little over one week after the build 12E30 went out for testing in early April.

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Taiwanese authorities probing Samsung over 'dirty tricks' against HTC

Apple Insider - Wed, 04/17/2013 - 20:02
Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission has launched an inquiry into Samsung's business practices following allegations that the South Korean conglomerate hired people to post negative comments about HTC online.

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