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Apple Creates an iMac Screen So Sharp There's Almost Nothing to Watch on It — Apple just released an insanely high-resolution screen with a computer inside of it. Here are the highlights of what you can do with the new iMac, according to Phil Schiller, the company's head of marketing: edit video and photos, read magazines ... um, look at the pretty app icons.

Replay of Apple's Event in 8 Images — If you missed the live stream of today's Apple event, here are 8 images that encapsulate much of what Tim Cook & Co. had to say. Also read what our colleague Tim Higgins wrote. We know that the new iPhones had a blockbuster opening weekend.

Live Blog: Apple iPad Event — Welcome to our live coverage of Apple's iPhone 6 event in Cupertino, Calif. All times are in Pacific Time. Please refresh the page for updates. 8:45am Technology executives have grown familiar with a condition known as "Apple envy" ever since Steve Jobs figured out how to get the world to stop and pay attention to its every product introduction.

Taxi Companies Want You to Know Uber Gets Poor Reviews. But So Do the Taxis — The world's largest taxicab trade group sent around a press release today calling out Uber Technologies for receiving an "F" rating from the Better Business Bureau. That's true, but what the e-mail fails to mention is that many of the largest cab companies also get Fs from the BBB.

What Yahoo and Nokia's Offshore Cutbacks Tell Us About India — Yahoo! just made about $9 billion in cash from Alibaba Group's initial public offering, and investors are licking their lips at the thought of how Marissa Mayer might spend it. Snapchat? AOL? Well, here's one area you shouldn't expect her to invest in: offshoring more jobs to India.

Tribune Said to Scrap Huawei Tablet Plans Amid Software Struggle — Bloomberg News Tribune Co., the bankrupt owner of the Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times and six other daily newspapers, has abandoned plans to develop a tablet for subscribers after struggling to make the necessary software, people with knowledge of the matter said.

The iPhone Sales Chart That Keeps Climbing for Apple — The bigger screens yielded bigger results. During the debut weekend of Apple's new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, Apple sold more than 10 million units of the larger-screen devices, the company said today. That number topped last year's record of 9 million iPhone 5s and 5c units sold in the first three days of availability.

Apple's 'Fastest Rollout Ever for iPhone'? Depends on How You Measure It — If Apple keynotes feel formulaic at times, you're not imagining things. Listen for: "the fastest rollout ever." The catchphrase, coined by Steve Jobs at the iPhone 4 unveiling, has been used in most of Apple's phone presentations since then.

With Minecraft, Microsoft Bets Again on Blockbuster Game Franchises Over Talent — The conventional wisdom in Silicon Valley is that acquisitions are about gaining great talent. Just last week, Tim Cook told Charlie Rose that one of the main reasons Apple bought Beats was for "incredible talent." The Valley even has its own term for an acquisition based solely on hiring: "acquihire."

Mobile Payments Forecast: Hazy With a Chance of Apple — Analysts thought they had a pretty good idea about what the mobile payments industry would look like over the next few years. And then Apple came along. Tim Cook stepped on stage yesterday in Cupertino, California, and with the wave of an oversized iPhone, the Apple CEO established a mobile-payments mechanism that average people may actually use.
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Oct 20, 2014

The iPhone 6 in China costs more than this thing. Tons of people are buying them anyway…

Oct 20, 2014

A not-so-live blog from the future on Apple Pay Day. Follow along as I eat at Panera and buy toothpaste…

Oct 20, 2014

@harrymccracken mine said I wasn't the first to use it there today, and added: "Only works on the iPhone 6."

Oct 20, 2014

Apple Pay is the best thing to happen to Panera since the French invented onion soup. @owenthomas @julpepitone @harrymccracken

Oct 20, 2014

RT @owenthomas: Microsoft's @satyanadella: "We are in good shape [on equal pay]. Women and men do get equal pay at Microsoft."

Oct 18, 2014

RT @MaxNisen: How whiskey defeated vodka in the battle for American hearts and wallets via @qz

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