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An employee shows an Apple's iPhone 4s (L) and a Samsung's Galaxy S3 (R) at a mobile phone shop in Seoul on August 27, 2012. Shares in Samsung Electronics opened 6.75 percent lower on August 27, 2012 after a US court fined the South Korean firm 1.05 billion USD for breaching Apple's patents. AFP PHOTO / JUNG YEON-JE (Photo credit should read JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/GettyImages)

Judge In Apple Vs. Samsung Trial Annoyed By Lack Of Smartphone Manners

So far one of the biggest problems for a federal judge overseeing a patent battle between the world’s largest smartphone makers isn’t about stolen ideas. It’s getting the roomful of smartphone devotees to turn off their devices.

04/09/2014

Trial Begins In Apple-Samsung Patent Battle

Tech Battle Redux: Apple, Samsung Head Back To Court

The trial starting Monday will mark the latest round in a long-running series of lawsuits between the tech giants.

03/30/2014

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about the new iPhones during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple’s Sales Of New iPhones Off To Fast Start

Gadget lovers still can’t resist the iPhone’s seductive call, even amid a bevy of enticing lower-priced alternatives that offer similar features.

09/23/2013

Apple Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller speaks about security features of the new iPhone 5S during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Senator Concerned About Apple Fingerprint Technology

Sen. Al Franken is asking Apple for more clarity on privacy and security concerns he has with its use of fingerprint recognition technology in the new iPhone 5S.

09/20/2013

Apple CEO Tim Cook (L) meets with a customer purchasing the new iPhone on September 20, 2013 in Palo Alto, California. Apple launched two new models of iPhone: the iPhone 5S, which is preceded by the iPhone 5, and a cheaper, paired down version, the iPhone 5C. The phones come with a new operating system. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple CEO Tim Cook Greets Palo Alto Apple Store Customers Waiting For iPhones

Apple fans at the Palo Alto store on University Ave. had an extra something to crow about, after CEO Tim Cook showed up and walked the line, meeting customers shortly after 7:30 a.m.

09/20/2013

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about the new iPhones during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

What The Tech World Is Saying About The iPhone 5S & 5C

A barrage of reviews arrived this week, ahead of Apple’s Friday release of two new iPhones. Here’s a sampling of what tech reporters, columnists and bloggers are saying about the new iPhone 5C and 5S…

09/19/2013

Apple Introduces New Two New iPhone Models At Product Launch

San Francisco DA Urges Use Of iPhone Anti-Theft System In iOS 7

Top prosecutors in San Francisco and New York and the mayor of London are urging iPhone users to download Apple’s new iOS 7 operating system that includes a feature they believe might curb a rash of thefts.

09/18/2013

Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks about iOS 7 on stage during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

New iOS 7 Software Has Features To Discover

The changes to Apple’s iOS software became apparent as I drove to the headquarters of the company’s rival, Google. As I navigated using Apple’s mapping app, I noticed one of my favorite attributes was missing: the directions for each next turn presented in green boxes that resemble highway signs.

09/18/2013

Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks about iOS 7 on stage during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tips & Tricks With New iOS 7, iPhones

Apple’s new iPhones and iOS 7 operating system for mobile devices are packed with new features, although not of all them are readily apparent. I’ve had a chance to learn a few tricks in the week I spent with both the iPhone 5C and the iPhone 5S, which come with iOS 7 installed.

09/18/2013

Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi speaks about iOS 7 on stage during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino, California. The company is expected to launch at least one new iPhone model. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Should You Wait To Install Apple’s iOS 7?

Apple’s new operating system iOS 7 comes out on Wednesday, but before you do the install people are wondering if they should hold off to see what other people think.

09/18/2013

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