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Apple Sold 39.3M iPhones During The iPhone 6 Launch Quarter, 12.3M iPads And 5.5M Macsview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Apple’s earnings for the final quarter of its fiscal 2014 year are out, and boy did they sell a lot of iPhones. The hardware quarter saw 39.3 million iPhones sold, along with 12.3 million iPads and a very respectable 5.5 million Macs, with the fading iPod category bringing up the rear with 2.6 million sales. (IT news)

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Help setting up Wireless-N network with roamingview story

http://forums.anandtech.com – Hi all, I am trying to set up a wireless-N network in my house which has a number of stone internal walls, and so will require at least 2 and possibly 3 APs to ensure full coverage. The house has cat-6 to all rooms, and I am then using the following kit to set up the WiFi. The location is (very) rural, so there shouldn't be any wireless interference/congestion issues. (Hardware)

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[ubuntu] Can get work email on Mac but not Ubuntuview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello all! This is an issue I've messed around with here and there, but never have come up with a viable solution and was wondering if any of you have any new ideas. Started bugging me after I was able to successfully get my work email to load up on a Mac. I figure surely by now there is a Ubuntu solution out there. I recently updated my Macs to Yosemite. (Hardware)

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Travel, Retail And Media Are 3 Industries Taking Over The App Storeview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Mobile apps have come a long way since Apple launched the App Store in 2006, with over 5 million apps available across the leading app stores. While many factors have contributed to the growth, the ability to reach a global audience with a relatively small upfront investment has certainly been a significant contributor. (IT news)

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The Future Of AI Will Be Stackedview story

http://techcrunch.com –  We are entering an exciting period for Artificial Intelligence. We’re seeing more consumer impacting developments and breakthroughs in AI technology than ever before. (IT news)

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iMac With Retina 5K Display First Impressions: A Screen In Which To Lose Oneselfview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Apple’s new iMac boasts a screen with an almost preposterous resolution of 5180×2880 pixels, which makes it the world’s highest resolution display. The screen is the key ingredient here, despite changes under the hood, and after a couple of days of use, it’s still the screen that (stating the obvious here) catches my eye. (IT news)

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Xorg resolution issue on second monitorview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi Ubuntu Forums, I have an Acer P215H monitor that I've added as a dual monitor. It won't display any resolutions higher than 800x600 though. The display works perfectly fine in Windows. I've tried adding the resolution to xorg.conf based on the EDID information that I was able to get from a Windows program but it still refuses to display anything about 800x600. (Hardware)

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The SIM Card is About to Dieview story

http://hardforum.com – Apple has just sounded the death knell for the ubiquitous SIM card. The company is beginning the switch to a reprogrammable SIM that will enable a change in carriers and networks with a simple software tweak. History indicates where Apple goes, other manufacturers will usually follow. Quote: The wounds are mortal. (Hardware)

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Apple Supplier Shutting Down, 727 Employees Laid Offview story

http://hardforum.com – Apple giveth and Apple taketh away. (Hardware)

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Gillmor Gang: Solar Panelview story

http://techcrunch.com –  The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded live Friday, October 17, 2014. This year’s Dreamforce 2014 overshadowed another Apple reveal of new hardware and consolidation of the mobile operating system platform. (IT news)