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Galaxy S III pre-orders from AT&T are delayed until Monday, June 25th
Sources: New Apple TV launching in March, near-immediate availability hinted for new iPads

The iPad Mini Is 'No Walk In The Park' For Suppliers (AAPL)

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The iPad Mini is 4-6 weeks behind its forecasted launch schedule because suppliers are struggling to make it, says Topeka Capital analyst Brian White in a new note this morning: "iPad Mini" is No Walk in the Park for Suppliers and We Expect 5-7 Million Units. Similar to the iPhone...
The iPad Mini Is 'No Walk In The Park' For Suppliers (AAPL)
Analyst Estimates On iPhone 5 Launch Weekend Sales Range From 3M-10M

Apple opens iPhone 5 sales in China

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Apple kicked off sales of the massively popular iPhone 5 handset in China and 31 other countries on Friday, fending off supply constraints as the company continues its fastest rollout ever....
Apple opens iPhone 5 sales in China

Suppliers see 'frustrating' yields building Apple's 'iPad mini,' supply constraints expected

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Development of Apple's rumored 7.85-inch iPad has been "no walk in the park for suppliers," according to one analyst, who has warned that supply will not likely be able to meet demand when the product launches....
Suppliers see 'frustrating' yields building Apple's 'iPad mini,' supply constraints expected

The Shipping News: A Shorter Wait for the New iPad

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Third-generation iPad supply and demand aren’t yet in balance, but they may be soon if estimated shipping times at Apple’s online store are any indication. After falling to five to seven days from one to two weeks, ship times on the new iPad today dropped once more, this time to...
The Shipping News: A Shorter Wait for the New iPad

Apple LTE chip supplier Qualcomm unable to meet demand, could push back next iPhone launch

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According to a report from Reuters, Apple’s LTE chip supplier Qualcomm is having “trouble meeting demand” for smartphone chips and will continue experiencing manufacturing constraints throughout the rest of the year. Qualcomm Chief Executive Paul Jacobs told analysts on a conference call yesterday, “At this stage we cannot secure...
Apple LTE chip supplier Qualcomm unable to meet demand, could push back next iPhone launch

Jury Members Discuss Thought Process Behind Apple vs. Samsung Verdict

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Reuters and CNet have interviewed members of the Apple / Samsung patent trial jury who awarded Apple over $1 billion in damages over patent infringement claims against Samsung. Reuters spoke with jury foreman Velvin Hogan who explained that they found Apple's arguments persuasive about the need to protect innovation....
Jury Members Discuss Thought Process Behind Apple vs. Samsung Verdict

New report claims iPad 3 to have more RAM, dual-core A5X chip, LTE and arrive with a 1080P Apple TV

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The new iPad being announced tomorrow will be equipped with an LTE chip providing 4G capabilities on both Verizon and AT&T, reports The Verge. The site says that its sources have provided it with a variety of details about the new tablet, along with some information about a companion Apple...
New report claims iPad 3 to have more RAM, dual-core A5X chip, LTE and arrive with a 1080P Apple TV

The Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB is now back in stock, but shipping time is 2 to 3 weeks

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Heading into the weekend, Microsoft today released a set of updates concerning supply levels for its Surface Pro product, which has suffered from supply incommensurate with its demand levels since its launch last Saturday. Customers can again purchase a Surface Pro from Microsoft’s website, but those devices may not ship for...
The Microsoft Surface Pro 128GB is now back in stock, but shipping time is 2 to 3 weeks
Estimated prices on 13-inch Retina MacBook Pros
Down 24% from its 52-week high, Barron's names Apple top stock for 2013
Apple could ship an estimated 26 million iPads over the holiday quarter
iPad 3 incoming, WiFi + 3G iPad 2 models facing supply constraints and shortages at major retailers
Apple solves 'Scuffgate' but the fix is making it even harder to buy an iPhone 5

The iPhone 5's Success Defines Tim Cook's Apple (AAPL)

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tim Cook is no Steve Jobs when it comes to leading Apple Inc. As the debut of the new iPhone 5 just proved, that may not be a bad thing. The taller, thinner and lighter phone prompted a rush on Wall Street to raise price targets...
The iPhone 5's Success Defines Tim Cook's Apple (AAPL)

This week at Microsoft: Surface Pro, Xbox, and Reddit

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Happy Friday everyone, I do trust that you are ready for a break. However, before you go off into that brave wild, let’s take a look back at the last seven days of Microsoft. After all, it’s how we end cap off each and every week, and who are we...
This week at Microsoft: Surface Pro, Xbox, and Reddit

'iPad Mini' Launch Supplies Reportedly Challenged by Component Yield Issues

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In the lead-up to major Apple product launches, there are almost inevitably reports of production problems that result in the company having lower stocks on hand than it initially hoped for, sometimes leading to extended shortages as the company's supply chain works to catch up to demand. The iPhone 5...
'iPad Mini' Launch Supplies Reportedly Challenged by Component Yield Issues
New iMacs and 13-inch Retina MacBook Pros reportedly begin shipping

IPhone 5 Sales Top 5 Million

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Sales of Apple's iPhone 5 topped five million during its first three days in stores, a new record that still undershot some analysts' estimates because of supply constraints....
IPhone 5 Sales Top 5 Million

Microsoft investigating issue with pen detection affecting subset of Surface Pro owners

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A key selling point for the Surface Pro is its inclusion of ‘pen’ technology, in that is ships with a pen, and can accept that form of input, granting users another method by which to interact with the device. Since the launch of the Surface Pro, Microsoft has already promised...
Microsoft investigating issue with pen detection affecting subset of Surface Pro owners

How technology gave us cheap food in huge quantities - and why it has to stop

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In the fairly near future, Earth will have nine billion mouths to feed. To solve this dilemma, Rob Aukerman, president of U.S. operations at Elanco Animal Health, has been a vocal advocate of “proven technologies” to assist farmers in delivering more food using fewer resources. Citing Elanco’s acquisition of ChemGen—a...
How technology gave us cheap food in huge quantities - and why it has to stop

Samsung's Galaxy S III Launch Is A Giant Mess (T, VZ, S, DT)

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Last Wednesday may have been the officially U.S. launch of Samsung's Galaxy S III, but carriers seems to be having a lot of trouble shipping the phone on time. It doesn't help that each carrier already had different pre-order dates for the phone. Now it seems like all of them...
Samsung's Galaxy S III Launch Is A Giant Mess (T, VZ, S, DT)
Windows Phone's real test starts now
T-Mobile expanding Nexus 4 availability nationwide, launching HSPA+ Nexus 7

How Many iPad Minis Will Apple Sell in the December Quarter? How Many Can It Make?

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Ciccarese DesignApple hasn’t yet launched its rumored iPad mini, let alone announced it, but supply chain chatter suggests that the device has hit manufacturing snags ahead of its debut this month, and things may not be going as planned. Reporting from supplier meetings in Taiwan, Topeka analyst Brian White says...
How Many iPad Minis Will Apple Sell in the December Quarter? How Many Can It Make?

The Next iPhone Is Coming This October -- Analyst (AAPL)

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This week there was a lot of noise about when Apple planned on releasing its next generation of iPhone. Here's an answer on the release time from one of the Street's best analysts. Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster says it will "likely" be coming in October. He says it will...
The Next iPhone Is Coming This October -- Analyst (AAPL)

Pricing Leak Suggests MacBook Air Release at WWDC, Retina MacBook Pro Update Shipping Later?

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9to5Mac has received information from a source that suggests the MacBook Air updates that are expected at WWDC will ship soon after the keynote, perhaps with updated Airport Extreme and Time Capsule wireless base stations that support a new, faster wireless standard. These leaks line up with a report from...
Pricing Leak Suggests MacBook Air Release at WWDC, Retina MacBook Pro Update Shipping Later?

Use of aluminum unibody slowing iPhone 5 production

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Appleís decision to use an aluminum unibody chassis for the iPhone 5 is causing supply constraints, reports Bloomberg. Apple chose the material for its light weight and resistance to cracking, it is also softer than the Gorilla glass used on the back of the iPhone 4 and 4S. This is...
Use of aluminum unibody slowing iPhone 5 production
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