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Why Apple should relax its App Store rules

Apple's ecosystem has been successful, in part, by adapting its rules to the evolving needs of its users--but the pace of change has slowed, and problems are starting to pile up again.

Apple seeks to bar key Samsung executives from licensing negotiations

As a sanction for leaking confidential information, Apple also wants Samsung to be prevented from bringing an injunction in another case.

Report: Apple buys Topsy for at least $200 million, gaining deep access to Twitter

Topsy analyzes social data across the Web, including all of Twitter's stream

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Apple sued for patent infringement by DSS

DSS Technology alleges that Apple infringed on two patents covering the use of wireless peripheral devices that DSS recently acquired.

Podcast: Is Apple still an innovator?

Christopher Breen and Dan Moren discuss whether Apple is still innovating -- and what the word innovation really means.

Innovation and iteration: The two sides of Apple

Much has been made of Apple not innovating, but Chris Breen lays out the simple truth: Innovation is hard, and nobody else is doing it either.

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Apple's new Mac Pro signals commitment to professional computing

Apple Mac Pro's $2999 starting price is tempting, but potential buyers are weighing it against the iMac and other Apple machines.

Apple promises 'the Friday you've waited all year for' in Black Friday teaser

Yes, Apple will join the rest of the retail world by holding a sale on the day after Thanksgiving. But if history is any indicator, the discounts are likely to be modest ones.

Judge refuses to stay Apple-Samsung lawsuit pending patent review

Samsung wanted the court to stay a damages retrial pending reexamination of an Apple patent, but a judge said no.

How to keep your mobile devices safe this holiday season

Many thousands of smartphones and tablets will be lost this year. These tips, tricks, and apps will help your gadgets make it safely into the new year.

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