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Apple 2.0's ten most-read stories of 2012

December 30, 2012: 7:13 AM ET

A heist, a lawsuit, a liar, a passel of new products and a $75 million payout forgone


Apple had to halt the Jan. 13 launch of the iPhone 4S in Beijing. Photo: M.I.C. Gadget

FORTUNE -- There was no shortage of big Apple (AAPL) news in 2012, from a billion-dollar jury verdict to a three-month bear market that lopped $260 billion off the company's market cap. But of the 814 items filed in this space over the past 12 months, these were the 10 that -- for good or ill -- interested the most readers:

Thanks to all my readers for making this job so much fun.

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Philip Elmer-Dewitt
Philip Elmer-DeWitt
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Philip Elmer-DeWitt has been following Apple since 1982, first for Time Magazine, and now on the Web for

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