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Ban on iOS push mail stays but patent used to get it likely to be invalid, German court says

A patent that Motorola Mobility used to force Apple to turn off its iCloud push mail service in Germany is likely to be invalid, the Higher Regional Court in Karlsruhe said on Wednesday--but the ban will not be lifted, a court spokeswoman said.

Apple's Cook talks quarterly earnings, new products

Apple announced second-quarter earnings Tuesday, and CEO Tim Cook had plenty to say during the company's conference call with Wall Street analysts.

iPad sales up, Macs flat, as Apple reports on Q2 earnings

As some investors feared, by some metrics, Apple's Q2 was worse this year than it was a year ago.

Live Blog: Apple breaks down its 2Q 2013 earnings

Get the latest on how Apple performed in the January-to-March quarter, as the company briefs Wall Street analysts on its financial numbers.

Earnings preview: Pent-up demand

Apple's set to release its latest quarterly financial results on Tuesday, and Dan Moren's here with a preview of what to expect.

Remains of the Day: Never forget

Amazon took not just a page from Apple's book, but apparently a whole site. Elsewhere, Intel is telling it like it is, and Jonathan Ive racks up yet another major award.

Pocket unveils new 'Send To Friend' features

The new 'Send To Friend' feature was introduced for all of the service’s platforms: iOS, Android, Mac, and the Chrome and Safari Web browsers.

Facebook 6.0 delivers new look to iOS apps

Facebook Tuesday upgraded its apps for the iPhone and iPad with a more visually appealing News Feed and new messaging features such as Chat Heads and Stickers.

Facebook Home’s Chat Heads pop up on iOS

Facebook will roll out upgraded iOS apps on Tuesday that include Facebook Home features like Chat Heads.

The Week in iOS Apps: Crazy for cupcakes!

Do you love cupcakes? Trick question! Of course you do! This week's roundup of iOS apps includes a new way to enter the world of tiny, fist-sized pastries.

Remains of the Day: We happy few

Yahoo and Apple may be the latest superhero team-up to hit Silicon Valley, while Apple could be considering plans to space-ify its retail stores. And Steve Jobs's life is translated into yet another genre.

Digital Reading Room: Ready for liftoff

Space continues to be a fertile ground for tablet apps, as we profile an iPad offering that explores NASA's Space Shuttle program.

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U.S. patent office retracts rejection of Apple's iPad Mini trademark

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) last week reversed itself, withdrawing a rejection of Apple's trademark application for "iPad Mini," according to a document published by the agency.

Introducing Macworld's The iPad Office ebook

Getting real work done on an iPad is easy--if you know how. Let us show you all the different ways you can go about it with our new iPad-exclusive ebook, the iPad Office, built using iBooks Author.

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Chinese authorities vow to watch Apple despite apology

Apple may have apologized to Chinese consumers over its warranty policies, but regulators in the country signaled they would keep a close eye on the U.S. tech giant and its approach to customer service.