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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.

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Billionaire investor Carl Icahn urges Tim Cook to buy back Apple shares, make TVs

Icahn's open letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook is full of advice, but he thinks Cook is doing a good job.

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Apple is now 5th largest PC maker in the world

IDC says Apple surpassed Asus to crack into the top 5 global PC makers--though numbers from rival firm Gartner disagree.

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Apple’s interim PR chief pick signals a more open Apple

Steve Dowling is already an Apple communications exec, but he might shift the company in a new direction.

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Get to know iOS 8: Why business users (and IT departments) will be happy

We all brings our iPhones and iPads to work these days. Apple knows it. Which is why it built some new business-friendly tools into the latest version of iOS. Joel Mathis provides a quick tour.

Tim Cook and Jony Ive open up about Steve Jobs and the future of Apple

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Bloomberg BusinessWeek interviews Apple's top execs about new iPhones and the company's culture.

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This is Tim: Cook talks to Charlie Rose about Apple Watch, Samsung, and the future

Apple CEO Tim Cook doesn't speak publicly often outside of events and the company's quarterly earnings calls, so it was a special treat to watch his interview with Charlie Rose this weekend. Here's edited transcript highlights from his first hour.

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Apple attacked over 'worsening' factory conditions in China

An investigation has revealed health and safety violations at a factory that supplies Apple and other brands.

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Why privacy rules for HealthKit and HomeKit are a huge advantage for Apple

Apple has added a list of rules about how developers can use HealthKit, HomeKit, and keyboard data. And those rules could help it win over consumers.

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Apple will keep pushing for a sales ban on Samsung products

Apple will appeal an order from this week that denied the ban

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Virtual TimeClock review: Keep track of your employees' work hours

Virtual TimeClock has an excellent set of tools for tracking the time put in by your company's employees.

What to expect from Apple this fall

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Smart Apple-watcher Horace Dediu, interviewed by Forbes, on what he expects to see from Apple in the next couple of months, plus: what he'd ask Tim Cook if he had the chance.