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April 17, 2014
18:48 EDTMSFTMicrosoft sold 311,000 Xbox One units in March
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09:35 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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07:21 EDTAAPLApple April weekly volatility elevated at 38 into Q2
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06:55 EDTAAPLApple plans to launch song-ID feature for iOS software, Bloomberg says
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April 16, 2014
17:57 EDTAAPLYahoo seeks default search status for Apple products, Re/code says
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16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; April 16, 2014
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11:02 EDTAAPLApple slips lower, levels to watch
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09:36 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:46 EDTAAPLApple risk/reward looks positive into Q2 results, says Pacific Crest
Pacific Crest thinks that Apple's low valuation should prevent it from falling sharply, and it expects the company's Q2 iPhone sales to exceed expectations. The firm believes that iPhone 6 can enable the company to return to growth, and recommends buying the stock. .
08:35 EDTAAPLLiveDeal completes development of iOS mobile app
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07:51 EDTAAPLApple denied motion to dismiss e-books suit, Reuters says
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07:46 EDTMSFTMicrosoft announces new products, CEO describes vision for 'data culture'
In a blog post from yesterday entitled "A data culture for everyone," Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella laid out his vision for the way his company can help other corporations develop a "data culture" and provided highlights of the company's launch of SQL Server 2014, Analytics Platform System, and Azure Intelligent Systems Service. In the blog, Nadella states, "We believe that with the right tools, insights can come from anyone, anywhere, at any time...We are all experiencing the explosion of data driven by ubiquitous computing. We all crave easier and faster ways to turn that data into fuel for insight, and to realize the potential of ambient intelligence for every individual and every organization. Today marks a big step toward, and we’re going to keep moving quickly." Reference Link
07:45 EDTAAPLApple earnings have more downside risk than upside risk, says Bernstein
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07:40 EDTAAPLGoogle Play Q1 downloads exceeded downloads from Apple store, App Annie says
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07:30 EDTMSFTVMware, Citrix may be threatened as OpenStack momentum builds, WSJ says
OpenStack supporters say the open-source operating system can bring the ease of use and agility offered by cloud-service vendors, while using a company's own server systems, and if it continues to be adopted OpenStack could pose a threat to companies to offer data center software and services including VMware (VMW), Citrix Systems (CTXS), Amazon.com (AMZN), Microsoft (MSFT) and others, said The Wall Street Journal. Reference Link
07:07 EDTMSFTAmazon, Google, Microsoft cut prices for cloud computing products, WSJ says
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06:52 EDTAAPLSamsung objects to Apple's patent claims in $2B court battle, Bloomberg says
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April 15, 2014
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; April 15, 2014
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15:53 EDTMSFTFord's new My Touch with BlackBerry software slated for year end, WSJ says
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09:35 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:07 EDTMSFT21Vianet announces general availability of Microsoft Office 365 in China
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07:46 EDTAAPLMonitor says Apple antitrust compliance off to 'promising start,' Reuters says
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06:08 EDTAAPLSamsung: Gains in smartphone market the result of strategy shift, WSJ reports
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April 14, 2014
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; April 14, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 32c to 44.41. Option volume leaders: AAPL C GILD TSLA LNG NQ BAC ZNGA according to Track Data.
10:02 EDTMSFTOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
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09:36 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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07:54 EDTAAPLApple in talks for $100 iPhone 6 price increase, says Jefferies
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07:06 EDTAAPLU.S. Geospatial Intelligence Foundation to hold a symposium
GEOINT 2013 Symposium, originally scheduled for October 2013, is being held in Tampa, Florida on April 14-17.
06:50 EDTAAPLChecks show Apple not developing basebands, says Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank says that despite recent press reports, its industry checks show that Apple (AAPL) is not developing its own baseband chipset. Deutsche believes Apple likely seeking better integration with existing baseband chipsets or possibly developing its own internal WiFi chipset. The firm thinks Qualcomm's (QCOM) long term prospects remain intact and it reiterates a Buy rating on the stock with an $86 price target.
06:40 EDTAAPLNo lines for Samsung's Galaxy S5 but carriers say demand healthy, Re/code says
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06:11 EDTAAPLIntel works with HzO to enhance water resistance in products, DigiTimes says
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05:36 EDTMSFTMicrosoft downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank downgraded its rating on Microsoft (MSFT) to Hold from Buy citing valuation and concerns over the closing of the Nokia unit acquisition. The firm has a $42 price target for shares.
April 11, 2014
12:12 EDTAAPLApple April weekly volatility elevated at 34 into Q2
Apple 4/25/14 weekly call option implied volatility is at 34, May is at 25, June is at 23, October at 21; compared to its 26-week average of 26 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q2 results on April 23.
10:19 EDTAAPLApple drops to session lows, levels to watch
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09:37 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:02 EDTAAPLApple Q1 should be in line but slight risk to Q2, says Cowen
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06:47 EDTAAPLSamsung ups S5 incentives to fend off rivals, Bloomberg says
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06:46 EDTAAPLDocuments: Samsung misled investors about Galaxy tablet sales, Fotune says
According to documents revealed in the Samsung (SSNLF)-Apple (AAPL) lawsuit, Samsung misled the public about how many tablets it sold in 2011, Fortune reports. Strategy Analytics told the world Samsung sold 2M Galaxy Tablets in six weeks, when "it took Samsung all of 2011 to sell half that many." Reference Link
06:28 EDTAAPLApple: iOS, OSX not affected by Heartbleed flaw, Re/code reports
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06:05 EDTAAPLReport: Apple may offer high-res iTunes tracks in 2 months, Apple Insider says
Apple may plan to offer high-resolution 24-bit tracks on iTunes some time in the next few months, reports Apple Insider. Blogger Robert Hutton, citing an unnamed source, said Apple will charge an additional dollar for the high-resolution tracks. Reference Link
April 10, 2014
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; April 10, 2014
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10:00 EDTAAPLOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Apple (AAPL) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... Crocs (CROX) initiated with a Buy at Buckingham... Deckers Outdoor (DECK) initiated with a Buy at Buckingham... EMC (EMC) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... HP (HPQ) initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank... IBM (IBM) initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank... NeoPhotonics (NPTN) coverage resumed with a Market Perform at Raymond James... NetApp (NTAP) initiated with a Hold at Deutsche Bank... Nutrisystem (NTRI) initiated with a Buy at B. Riley... Questar (STR) initiated with an Underperform at BofA/Merrill... S&T Bancorp (STBA) initiated with an Outperform at Raymond James... STB Systems Inc (STBI) initiated with an Outperform at Raymond James... Skechers (SKX) initiated with an Underperform at Buckingham... Steven Madden (SHOO) initiated with a Buy at Buckingham... UGI Corporation (UGI) initiated with a Buy at BofA/Merrill... Web.com (WWWW) initiated with a Neutral at Buckingham... Ally Financial (ALLY) initiated with a Buy at BTIG... Visteon (VC) initiated with a Buy at Citigroup... Greatbatch (GB) initiated with a Buy at KeyBanc... Steris (STE) initiated with a Buy at KeyBanc... Cooper Companies (COO) initiated with a Hold at KeyBanc... Hill-Rom (HRC) initiated with a Hold at KeyBanc... Invacare (IVC) initiated with a Hold at KeyBanc... Teleflex (TFX) initiated with a Hold at KeyBanc... Provident Financial (PROV) initiated with a Market Perform at Keefe Bruyette... UMH Properties (UMH) initiated with a Hold at Wunderlich.
09:37 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:44 EDTMSFTCLSA technology analysts hold an analyst/industry conference call
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08:22 EDTAAPLApple seen offering iWatches priced as high as 'thousands,' AppleInsider says
KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has a proven track record of predicting about Apple hardware, predicts that one of the major differences between Apple's smartwatch and those from rivals will be that its casing and band will come in a variety of materials and that luxury iWatches will carry a price tag of "several thousand dollars," reported AppleInsider. Other features expected by Kuo for the device, including biometrics, a flexible AMOLED display with sapphire cover lens and NFC, the report added. Reference Link
08:00 EDTMSFTSony PS4 grants Hirai profit potential as risk decreases, Bloomberg says
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07:39 EDTAAPLApple Chief Designer gains more say over software, Bloomberg says
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07:24 EDTAAPLApple may release 12" Retina MacBook Air, low price iMac in 2014, MacRumors says
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06:48 EDTAAPLApple initiated with a Buy at Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank believes the iPhone and iPad offer good growth for Apple with upside coming from the potential for a larger screen sized phone. The firm initiated the stock with a Buy rating and $650 price target.
06:41 EDTAAPLApple confirms Christie departure, FT reports
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06:23 EDTMSFTIDC says worldwide PC shipments totaled 73.4M units in Q1, down 4.4% y/y
Worldwide PC shipments totaled 73.4 million units in 1Q14, a decline of -4.4% year on year, according to the International Data Corporation Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker. Although still in decline and with continuing weakness in consumer and emerging market segments, the preliminary results are slightly better than a projected decline of -5.3%. The U.S. market continued to stabilize with growth near zero – in line with forecasts. With shipments totaling 14.3 million PCs in 1Q14, the U.S. market contracted by -0.6% from the same quarter a year ago. Desktop shipments were slightly stronger, posting 3.5% growth, while portables remained in negative territory. Lenovo (LNVGY) preserved its lead in total worldwide PC shipments despite a seasonal drop due to the Chinese New Year. Growth in other regions continued at a solid pace although Latin America slowed after a dramatic expansion over the past year. HP (HPQ) remained in the number 2 position, with growth rising nicely to nearly 5% year on year. Dell grew over 9% in the first quarter.
06:14 EDTMSFTMicrosoft may release server orders to Taiwan ODMs, DigiTimes reports
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April 9, 2014
17:26 EDTAAPL, MSFTGartner says worldwide PC shipments in Q1 fell 1.7%
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16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; April 9, 2014
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15:56 EDTAAPLApple interface head rumored to be exiting, AppleInsider says
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15:21 EDTAAPLApple weighing 'dramatic' overhaul of iTunes store, Billboard says
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13:23 EDTMSFTEnd of Windows XP support could spur adoption of Chinese OS, WantChinaTimes says
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13:01 EDTMSFTMicrosoft continues Windows XP support for select customers, Re/code reports
For most customers, support for Windows XP ended yesterday. However, for select customers and governments, Microsoft is providing paid custom support, Re/code reports. Reference Link
12:19 EDTMSFTMicrosoft volatility increases into Q3 and outlook
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10:39 EDTAAPLJudge says certain WiLAN patent claims are valid in litigation vs. Apple
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10:39 EDTAAPLLogitech has risk of increasing competition from Apple, says UBS
UBS notes that Apple (AAPL) filed a patent with the USPTO for an electronic device/tablet cover that seems to include a keyboard. UBS believes Apple could introduce its own branded keyboard cover, and other branded peripherals, in order to grab market share from its highly loyal consumer base. The analyst believes competition for Neutral rated Logitech (LOGI) will accelerate, significantly impacting growth prospects.
09:36 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:24 EDTAAPLGoogle, Apple have considered acquiring Square, Re/code reports
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07:54 EDTAAPLSamsung, Apple pushed to make high-end phones less costly, Reuters says
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07:28 EDTAAPLAmazon looking to court game developers for Fire TV, NY Post reports
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06:18 EDTAAPLApple seeks $2.2B in damages from Samsung in patent infringement, WSJ says
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06:15 EDTAAPLFlexible PCB samples delivered for Apple iWatch validation, DigiTimes says
Flexible PCB suppliers have reportedly delivered FPCB samples for use in Apple's iWatch devices for validation, reports DigiTimes. According to industry sources, Apple is expected to unveil the iWatch wearable devices in September. Reference Link
April 8, 2014
16:01 EDTAAPLApple Netflix Citigroup Tesla Banco Santander Alcoa
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13:27 EDTMSFTGoogle, Citrix to collaborate on Chromebooks
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12:55 EDTAAPLComcast, TWC filing reference development of Apple TV box, 9to5Mac says
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12:12 EDTMSFTOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
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11:55 EDTMSFTNokia advances after securing Chinese approval for Microsoft deal
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11:25 EDTAAPL3D Systems announces availability of Sense 3D scanner for Mac
3D Systems (DDD) announced earlier the immediate availability of the Sense 3D scanner for Apple's (AAPL) Mac and feature upgrades available with Sense software V1.1. The Sense is the first 3D scanner designed for the consumer and optimized for 3D printing. It is priced at $399.
09:35 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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09:09 EDTMSFTOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
HIGHER: BioScrip (BIOS), up 6.7% after stock was named as a stock pick and a potential takeover target by Oscar Schafer while speaking on CNBC... Nokia (NOK), up 5% after deal to sell substantially all of its Devices & Services business to Microsoft (MSFT) receives regulatory approval in China... Ctrip.com (CTRP), up 4.6% after Bloomberg said, citing sources, that the company is in talks with Baidu-controlled (BIDU) Qunar (QUNR) about a partnership or a potential merger... Plug Power (PLUG), up 4.6% after CEO discusses plan to expand fuel cells to trucks in interview... FireEye (FEYE), up 2.5% following upgrade at Wedbush... Twitter (TWTR), up 2% following initiation of coverage with a Buy rating at at Janney Capital... Nike (NKE), up 1.75% after upgraded at Stifel. LOWER: Gigamon (GIMO), down 23% after lowering revenue outlook, shares downgraded at Pacific Crest... LivePerson (LPSN), down 3% after announcing resignation of EVP, Worldside Sales, shares downgraded at Benchmark... Cisco (CSCO), down 0.5% following downgrade to Hold from Buy at Wunderlich.
09:04 EDTAAPLAmazon Instant Video says video streams on Prime Instant Video tripled y/y
Amazon Instant Videoannounced that video streams on Prime Instant Video nearly tripled year over year. According to a report from Qwilt, which tracks growth in online video usage, Amazon (AMZN) has now passed both Apple (AAPL) and Hulu (NWSA, DIS, CMCSA) in streaming video usage.
08:08 EDTAAPLCost to Apple, Google, Intel, of 'no-poaching' deal may be high, DealBook says
Some of the of the biggest names in tech, including Apple (AAPL), Google (GOOG), Intel (INTC)and Adobe (ADBE), are at the center of a class-action suit that seeks $9B as compensation for employees who contend the tech giants colluded to prevent their employees from being hired at rivals, reported The New York Times' DealBook. Reference Link
08:04 EDTAAPLiAnywhere could boost Apple earnings by over 10%, says JPMorgan
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06:31 EDTMSFTMicrosoft, Mediatek to push Windows tablet in white-box market, DigiTimes says
Microsoft (MSFT) has been aggressively trying to persuade Mediatek to push Windows-based tablets in China's white-box market, reports DigiTimes. According to sources from the upstream supply chain, there is a high chance for a partnership, which would lead to current smartphone chip partner Qualcomm (QCOM) to face strong pressure. Reference Link
06:24 EDTAAPLApple may develop baseband chpis for iPhones inhouse, DigiTimes says
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06:20 EDTAAPLApple may release iWatch in Q3, DigiTimes reports
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06:07 EDTMSFT, AAPLMicrosoft investing in 'invisible user interface' technology, WSJ reports
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06:01 EDTMSFTMicrosoft ending support for Windows XP today, AP reports
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05:45 EDTMSFTNokia, Microsoft receive approval from China for Devices & Services transaction
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April 7, 2014
16:01 EDTAAPLOptions Update; April 7, 2014
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14:06 EDTAAPLApple slips to lows of the day, levels to watch
Shares were last at $522.56, just off the session low. At current price, next support is at $517.35. Resistance is at $527.67.
10:10 EDTMSFTAnalyst sees 'golden' opportunity after software stocks decline
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09:34 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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09:00 EDTMSFTMicrosoft May volatility increases; shares near 14-year high into Q3
Microsoft April weekly call option implied volatility is at 29, April is at 23, May is at 25, July is at 21; compared to its 26-week average of 23 according to Track Data, suggesting large near term price movement into the expected release of Q3 results on April 24.
08:45 EDTAAPLInvenSense price target raised to $27 from $20 at Pacific Crest
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07:51 EDTAAPLApple sent iTV panel samples from Korean display maker, Korea Herald says
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07:37 EDTAAPLApple considered dumping long-time ad agency, WSJ reports
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07:16 EDTAAPLRetailers muscle into competitive mobile payment market, Reuters says
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06:41 EDTMSFTMicrosoft pushes for programming to rival Amazon, Netflix, Bloomberg says
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06:36 EDTAAPLApple's sales force worried about iPhone outlook, Re/code reports
Apple's (AAPL) sales force has been worried about weakness in the iPhone's market share, amid strong competition from Google's (GOOG) Android operating system, a document presented in a court case showed, Re/code reported on Friday. According to the internal Apple document, the only portions of the smartphone market showing growth were large devices costing more than $300 or devices that cost less than $300, the website stated. Reference Link
06:18 EDTMSFTMicrosoft starts developing 4th-generation Surface, DigiTimes reports
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April 6, 2014
17:48 EDTAAPLGoogle set to announce Android TV, The Verge says
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April 4, 2014
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; April 4, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 89c to 41.88. Option volume leaders: AAPL C P NFLX LNG BAC INTC TSLA TWTR according to Track Data.
11:21 EDTMSFTCourt reverses parts of lower court ruling in DataTern suit with Microsoft, SAP
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09:36 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:18 EDTAAPLApple June quarter results likely to miss expectations, says BMO Capital
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07:43 EDTMSFTBaidu market leading search share in China rose in March, Marbridge Daily says
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07:28 EDTMSFTNew America Foundation to hold a forum
The New America Foundation holds a forum, "Implementing the PCAST Spectrum Sharing Report" with President Obama's Deputy CTO for Telecom Policy, Jason Furman, VP Medin of Google and Craig Mundie of Microsoft in Washington, D.C. on April 4 at 2 pm. Webcast Link
06:14 EDTAAPLApple acquires Novauris, terms not disclosed, Re/code reports
Apple has confirmed that it has acquired Novauris Technologies, a speech technology company, Re/code reports. Reference Link
April 3, 2014
18:08 EDTMSFTMicrosoft options look like moneymakers, Barron's reports
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16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; April 3, 2014
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09:37 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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09:30 EDTAAPL, MSFTApple, Pfizer others create 'go slow' patent lobby group, Reuters says
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07:40 EDTAAPLApple bulls bet new products to prompt stock revival, Bloomberg says
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06:13 EDTMSFTMicrosoft to stop charging fee for Windows for some smartphones, WSJ reports
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