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Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks out: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

Cook says being gay has given him the “skin of a rhinoceros,” which the CEO of Apple needs.

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4 key takeaways (and 1 non-news tidbit) from Apple CEO Tim Cook's WSJD talk

Apple's boss was his usual coy self at an industry conference, but still revealed a few hints of the future.

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Apple Pay activated 1 million times in first three days

Consumers appear enthusiastic about Apple's new payment system.

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Tim Cook to explore tie-up with China's Alibaba on Apple Pay

Alibaba's Jack Ma also said he was interested in a partnership with Apple

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How CVS and Rite Aid’s wrongheaded war against Apple benefits Walgreens

The drugstore chains are betting on a competing mobile payments app that isn't even here yet.

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Apple Pay tops Tim Cook's to-do list in China

Apple CEO wrapped up a four-day trip to China on Friday

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Rite Aid stores block Apple Pay, Google Wallet payments

Payments were accepted at Apple Pay's launch on Monday, but appear to have been blocked by the retailer.

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Cashiers don't understand Apple Pay and it's totally adorable

"What just happened?!" is the typical reaction I've been getting when using Apple's game-changing new payments system.

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Some Bank of America customers double-charged with Apple Pay

The bank said the minor glitch should be resolved by the end of Wednesday

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Continuity, cannibals, and Apple Pay: 6 key takeaways from Apple's Q4 earnings

Tim Cook got on the horn to tell investors how awesome this quarter was. These are most important tidbits to know.

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

A success for Apple Pay could push others in the mobile NFC payment market to up their game

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IPhones dial in larger Apple profit in fourth quarter

But iPad shipments continue to decline

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Why Apple Pay is Apple’s most important product in years

Good timing, solid security, and major partnerships will make Apple Pay the most disruptive product of 2014.