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Remains of the Day: Bull in a China shop

Apple's independent auditors give an informal thumbs up to the company's suppliers in China even as iPads are being booted from shelves in the country. And AT&T's figures on wireless data growth may make your head explode.

FCC map: Large areas not covered by mobile broadband

Large portions of the western half of the U.S. do not have access to 3G or faster mobile broadband service, according to a new map released by the Federal Communications Commission.

Google, Microsoft and Apple letters aim to keep regulators at bay

As patent infringement lawsuits continue to pile up in the mobile industry, Google, Apple and Microsoft appear to be trying individually to reassure regulators and standards bodies that they won't use their patents to build a monopoly, experts said.

Apple to stream McCartney concert live to iTunes, Apple TV

Apple is hosting a live performance by Paul McCartney on February 9 on iTunes and Apple TV. Could this be a harbinger of future live content from the company?

Canon adds AirPrint support to more all-in-one printers

Canon's new line of Pixma printers allows wireless printing from your iOS device.

Under the Gavel: Motorola patents trump Apple in Germany

Motorola has won a pair of injunctions against Apple in Germany, one against certain iPhones and iPads, and another against push email in iCloud. But the bigger question is whether this means war between Apple and Google at last.

Cisco aims Wi-Fi access point at iPad profusion

Cisco Systems developed its latest enterprise access point with corporate bring-your-own-device policies in mind, aiming to give tablets and smartphones strong and consistent performance.

Analysis: Apple forcing IT shops to adapt or die

Many IT departments are struggling with Apple's take-it-or-leave-it attitude, based on discussions last week at MacIT, which is Macworld|iWorld's companion conference for IT professionals.

AT&T appoints chief strategy officer

AT&T has appointed its first chief strategy officer to develop the company's road map, including long-term mobile capacity needs.

Apple updates AirPort Utility, base station firmware

Apple on Monday released free updates for its AirPort Extreme, AirPort Express, and Time Capsule base stations, along with an overhauled version of the utility for managing the devices.

AT&T posts loss on breakup fee, benefit plan costs

Though smartphone sales were strong, AT&T on Thursday reported a net loss in the fourth quarter of 2011 due to extraordinary charges, including a breakup fee.

Remains of the Day: A picture is worth $100 million

Apple wants to stop Kodak from bankrolling its recovery on patents that it may not own; one company says people are downloading those new iPad textbooks like they're going out of style; and blazing fast Wi-Fi may be coming to a Mac near you sometime this year.

MacIT conference puts enterprise shine on Apple platforms

In 2012, Macworld|iWorld will be joined by a separate, spin-off conference focused on Apple's unlikely success in the enterprise.