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Apple’s profit crunch continues – CNN


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Apple's profit crunch continues
CNN
Apple's cheaper, older devices have been popular with consumers — but those discounts have pinched the company's profits. The tech titan's profit fell 18% last quarter, and its gross profit margin declined by nearly 10 percentage points. Though Apple
Apple's bittersweet profits beat Street – USA TodayUSA TODAY
Apple Earnings Meets Analysts' Estimates, Will Pay An Extra $55 Billion In Forbes
Apple earnings beat expectations on strong iPhone, iPad salesCNET (blog)
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Apple report faces nagging investors – USA Today – USA TODAY


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Apple report faces nagging investors – USA Today
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Already, Apple shares have been cored, gutting more than 40% of its value and exploring new 52-week lows on competitive concerns. Much is at stake in Apple's second-quarter report, an update that could end a decade-long spree of year-over-year profit
Low expectations cast gloom over Apple's earnings reportLos Angeles Times
Apple Has Big Upside If It Lays Out Clear EM StrategyForbes
Apple to announce earnings amid expectations of lower profitSan Jose Mercury News
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Did an Apple 2.0 story touch a nerve at Samsung HQ? – Fortune (blog)


Fortune

Did an Apple 2.0 story touch a nerve at Samsung HQ?
Fortune (blog)
On Saturday, following Samsung Taiwan's admission that it had paid anonymous posters to trash a competitor's products on Taiwanese social media sites, I posted a story about the growing suspicion among Apple (AAPL) investors that Samsung was
The Single Greatest Challenge Apple Investors Face With Earnings on TuesdayMotley Fool

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Apple records and keeps users’ Siri queries for up to 2 years – Los Angeles Times


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Apple records and keeps users' Siri queries for up to 2 years
Los Angeles Times
Technically Apple keeps Siri user data for six months, associating that data with the user. After that time, the company will disassociate users from the data, meaning it will remove any identifiers for who input that particular query into Siri. But
Apple keeps conversations with Siri for two years, report saysCBS News
Apple Finally Reveals How Long Siri Keeps Your DataWired (blog)
Apple stores your voice data for two yearsZDNet
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After Apple’s Rise, a Bruising Fall – New York Times


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After Apple's Rise, a Bruising Fall
New York Times
And yet Apple's decline in the stock market has been so swift and so brutal that the development has begun to change the way investors view the company. Apple no longer looks like a sure thing. It is a remarkable turn in one of the standout stock
Apple Shares Slump Below $400 But This Isn't Microsoft, Ritholtz SaysYahoo! Finance (blog)
Apple stock falls below $400 in second day of sellingLos Angeles Times
Apple: 3 Reasons To Expect A BottomiStockAnalyst (press release)

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Amazon Takes a Nibble Out of Apple iTunes Downloads – New York Times (blog)


New York Times (blog)

Amazon Takes a Nibble Out of Apple iTunes Downloads
New York Times (blog)
Amazon is helping Apple celebrate the 10th anniversary of iTunes by gaining momentum on music downloads in the United States. According to a new study released by NPD Group, the market research firm, in 2012 Amazon accounted for 22 percent of paid
Apple's iTunes dominates the music downloading worldCNET
This is why Apple wants to launch iRadioGigaOM
Apple's iTunes loses ground to Amazon in music downloadsSan Jose Mercury News
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Sacconaghi: Apple won’t boost its dividend until after April 23 – Fortune (blog)


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Sacconaghi: Apple won't boost its dividend until after April 23
Fortune (blog)
chart_ws_stock_appleinc_201341511029_240xa FORTUNE — According to Bernstein Research's Toni Sacconaghi, Apple's (AAPL) top brass has been holding "widespread discussions" with key investors to get input on its plans to return more of its $137.1
Apple Investors May Get More Of A Cash Return Than Expected As Company Forbes
Apple Is Likely To Take On Debt To Pay Out A Big Dividend, Says BernsteinBusiness Insider
Will Apple raise its dividend next week?MSN Money
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Apple Loop: Fingerprint IDs And The New iPhone, The iWatch Watch, Laurene … – Forbes


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Apple Loop: Fingerprint IDs And The New iPhone, The iWatch Watch, Laurene
Forbes
Brian White of Topeka Capital Markets has been touring China for the past two weeks and has this to say about what's he found out about Apple and the iPhone. First, a new lower-priced iPhone is in the works and is expected in July, according to the
Apple Asking Developers to Localize Apps, Opens Chinese Support ForumMac Rumors
Apple removes banned books app from Chinese app storeShanghaiist

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T-Mobile’s iPhone off to a damp, but … – CNET


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T-Mobile's iPhone off to a damp, but …
CNET
NEW YORK–There are bright summer mornings in midtown Manhattan when tech enthusiasts happily line the streets around the famous Apple "cube" on Fifth Avenue or sneak to nearby carrier stories to land a new iPhone or iPad. This was not one of those
Midday Report: T-Mobile Seeks iPhone Users; Apple iRadio ReportedDailyFinance
Apple iPhone 5 Release Date For T-Mobile Arrives: 3 Reasons Why It's Worth International Business Times

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Report: Apple to pay $53M in iPhone settlement – USA TODAY


Wired (blog)

Report: Apple to pay $53M in iPhone settlement
USA TODAY
Apple is agreeing to a $53 million settlement in a class action suit charging the company failed to honor warranties on iPhones and iPod Touches, Wired reports. The agreement provides cash payments to potentially hundreds of thousands of customers who
Apple Agrees to Pay $53M to Settle iPhone Warranty LawsuitWired (blog)
Apple Will Pay for Those Water-Damaged iPhones After AllThe Atlantic Wire
Apple Offers $53 Million Settlement to Customers Accused of Water Damaging Mac Rumors
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Apple bans app in possible new wave of crackdowns – CNN International


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Apple bans app in possible new wave of crackdowns
CNN International
(CNN) — An app that helps users find other apps for free has been banned from Apple's mobile store in a move some say heralds a new round of blacklisting for content the company doesn't like. AppGratis, which partners with app developers as a sort of
Why Is Apple Cracking Down On App-Discovery Services?Forbes
Apple May Purge Some App-Finding Apps, but Don't PanicTIME
How Apple's App Store crackdown could hurt mobile game discoveryNBCNews.com
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