FORTUNE -- A 3:43-minute round-up of the reasons behind Apple (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook's letter of apology to his Chinese customers, recorded Monday afternoon before China's response. Not much here that regular readers haven't heard before.
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Couldn't make it to this year's new media pow-wow? Here's everything you need to know in 500 words or less.
FORTUNE -- This year's South by Southwest Interactive may be remembered just as much for what happened outside the halls of the Austin Convention Center as what happened in them. Here's a look at the biggest news stories to come out of the five-day media free-for-all:
Homeless hotspots? Sometimes marketing results in MOREJP Mangalindan, Writer - Mar 14, 2012 9:22 AM ET
Would an $8 billion tax break on overseas capital gains do the trick?
Rick Santorum has a plan to save Apple (AAPL) from itself.
It came up during Thursday night's Republican presidential debate when CNN host John King -- a self-confessed Apple aficionado -- put this question to the former Senator from Pennsylvania:
"Let's talk about something: Apple Computer is a breathtakingly important American company. It's one of the most respected companies in MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Jan 20, 2012 11:37 PM ET
CNBC's favorite Apple basher, now at CNN, hasn't changed her snarky tone
On Oct. 4, the day Apple (AAPL) unveiled the iPhone 4S, CNN's Erin Burnett aired one of her "Seriously?!" pieces, a format in which the straight-talking anchor uses a mocking tone to puncture what- or whomever her target happens to be that day.
On Tuesday, it was the pre-announcement buzz surrounding the new iPhone.
"We visited our local Apple store," she MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Oct 8, 2011 7:00 AM ET
One of the most innovative online music services to come along in years has finally hit the States. Here's why you should be excited. (Hint: no monthly listening cap for free U.S. users.)
FORTUNE -- Yes, America, Spotify is finally here.
After nearly two-and-a-half years of promises and speculation, the music streaming service opened up shop in the U.S earlier this morning and already promises to potentially transform the way U.S. listeners consume MOREJP Mangalindan, Writer - Jul 14, 2011 11:49 AM ET
"iSteve: The Book of Jobs" was the publisher's idea. The author had second thoughts.
The first biography of Apple's (AAPL) CEO to get Steve Jobs' blessing -- and cooperation -- hasn't yet been published. Or even finished. But it's already made it (briefly) into the top 50 on Amazon's bestseller list. And it's already undergone its first revision.
It's got a new title.
The old one, iSteve: The Book of Jobs, was chosen MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Jul 5, 2011 6:15 PM ET
Who is Walter Isaacson, and why did Jobs choose him to tell the story of his life?
[NOTE: Simon & Schuster announced Sunday that the first authorized biography of Steve Jobs -- iSteve: The Book of Jobs by Walter Isaacson [Since renamed Steve Jobs] -- will be published in early 2012. A version of this article was posted in February 2010 before the S&S publicity machine was ready to kick into gear.]
Apple's MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Apr 10, 2011 8:48 PM ET
A close look at Direct Commerce Academy, the tiny, secretive company that generates so much spam on Facebook-comment enabled websites like Fortune.com.
By Daniel Roberts, reporter
You may have noticed certain spam comments repeatedly showing up on Fortune.com – they're hard to miss, appearing mere seconds after the editors here publish an article. The comments are almost identical each time:Nov 19, 2010 1:26 PM ET
Should investors take comfort in the news that the Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating "Johntw," the as-yet unidentified rumor mongerer who briefly drove Apple (AAPL) down nearly 10% Friday before Apple PR finally broke its silence and let it be known that Steve Jobs had not, in fact, suffered a heart attack? (link)
As anybody who follows the company knows, rumors about Apple -- negative and positive -- are MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Oct 4, 2008 9:17 AM ET
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