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Apple Stock Closes at New All-Time High of $601.10

Posted on 19/03/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Just over a month after reaching the $500 milestone, Apple has now exceeded $600 per share for the first time ever. The jump follow’s Apple announcement earlier this morning that they will begin offering dividends and stock buybacks.

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Apple: Over Three Million New iPads Sold Since Launch

Posted on 19/03/2012 by J. Glenn Künzler

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Apple has announced the sales numbers from the first 4 days of new iPad sales, revealing that over 3 million new iPads have been sold since the device launched on March 16th, marking Apple’s biggest iPad launch to date.

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F.A.A. Taking “Fresh Look” At Passenger Use of Devices During Takeoff/Landing

Posted on 19/03/2012 by Chris Hauk

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“Everyone please continue to use their electronic devices.” This is something you could be hearing from flight attendants in the future. The F.A.A. has recently been certifying the use of iPads in the cockpit, and the ban on the use of electronic devices during takeoffs and landings is once again coming under fire.

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Apple Headed For 400 Apple Stores By End Of 2012

Posted on 19/03/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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During Apple’s conference call where they announced a new dividend and share repurchase program, CEO Tim Cook also revealed their intention to open 40 extra Apple stores this year.

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Run Out Space On Your New iPad? Pogoplug Is The Solution

Posted on 19/03/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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Pogoplug offers a great solution if you’ve run out of space on your iOS device using its app and cloud servers, allowing you to stream music and videos to your iDevice, meaning you can free up valuable space for apps on your iPad/iPhone.

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Apple and the Daisey Affair: Why Didn’t The Company Respond Publicly?

Posted on 19/03/2012 by Chris Hauk

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IN January 2011, Mike Daisey began performing his off-Broadway monologue, “The Agony and Ecstasy of Steve Jobs”. The show claimed to expose the working conditions in the Chinese factories that produce over half of the world’s electronic devices. We know know that Daisey’s monologue was a “theatrical piece” not a factual report.

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Apple Announces Investor Dividend and Share Repurchase Program

Posted on 19/03/2012 by Henry Taylor-Gill

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Apple announced plans this morning to initiate a quarterly dividend for share holders, as well as a new share repurchase program. The two programs combines are expected to cost Apple $45 billion over the next three years.

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Review: Words Deluxe for iOS

Posted on 18/03/2012 by Jakob Hultman

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This is without a doubt the age of turn-based word games. Everywhere I go I see people playing “Words with Friends”, Wordfeud and Draw Something. Today, I’m trying out Words Deluxe, another word game which is playable in both a 1 player and a 2 player mode.

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