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Apple buys GPS startup Coherent to beef up mapping technology

Several Coherent employees have taken jobs working on Apple's map and location technologies.

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Verizon buys AOL for $4.4 billion

The operator wants more content and an advertising platform as it looks for new ways to make money

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Tim Cook joins Weibo to reveal Apple's plans to go green in China

Apple wants to clean up its act by dramatically slashing its carbon emissions at Chinese factories.

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Home Depot wants to start accepting Apple Pay

The Home Depot is aiming to the largest retailer yet to support Apple Pay, as long as it can cut a deal with Apple.

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MacKeeper celebrates a difficult birthday under the cloud of a class action lawsuit

Its new owners hope to repair MacKeeper's reputation, while its previous owner is close to a $2 million class-action settlement.

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Apple's biggest March quarter ever sees China grow while iPads shrink

The quarterly conference calls Apple has with analysts should be boring, but there are always a few fascinating tidbits. Jason Snell unpacks what you need to know.

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China, iPhone 6 lead another record Apple quarter

The App Store and Mac businesses saw big increases too.

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Apple's killer Q2: 61.2 million iPhones sold, $13.6 billion in profit

Apple continues to soar in 2015 on record-breaking iPhone sales and popularity in China.

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Apple makes it official: Steve Dowling is the company's new PR chief

Dowling has led Apple's PR efforts for the last six months, and now his role is official.

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Samsung cozies up to Apple with new dedicated display team

The two companies are reviving their business relationship after years of legal tangling.

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Confusion but hope as U.S. faces mobile payment revolution

In six months, new card regulations could usher in greater acceptance of Apple Pay and its competitors.

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Podcast: Join our 'Becoming Steve Jobs' book club

Glenn and Susie are joined by Leah Yamshon and Jeff Carlson to discuss the latest (and Apple-approved) biography of Apple's founder, Becoming Steve Jobs.

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Safari users in the UK can sue Google over alleged privacy violations

The ruling from an appeals court could lead to claims from millions of British users