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 Come on, the economy's outlook isn't the greatest but it's nowhere near as shaky as it was around the time of the  Lehman collapse.
Why?  Do you keep yours in your pocket?
American express allows you to configure your Amex card account so that you get a text notification on your phone every time a swipe-less purchase occurs. That's a very rudimentary security measure, I'd prefer that rather than just informing me of the transaction, it actually prompts me to signal approval for the transaction. Still, I am given the chance to call Amex right away if the transaction being reported to me is fraudulent. Now imagine a more comprehensive system...
If they're looking for a name for Apple Maps' color scheme, I nominate "Jaundice". I hate it myself.  I keep wondering there's something wrong with my display's color rendering.
It's not as if the future of civilization depends on it but I wish Apple would move Maps way from this yellowish, greenish, sickly vomitish color palette.
I am puzzled by all the fuss.  From the smartphone purchaser's point of view, there's not much difference between a contract with an implicit installment payment and an explicit installment plan.  In fact the latter would be preferable because the installment payments do not go on forever.
Apple should just buy AT&T.
Never heard of a corporate location that hosts mostly executive-level positions that is not the headquarters. This might be Apple's Siberia.
I don't understand why people who are experts at making money invariably think that they're experts at everything else.  A lot of them preface their statements of "Well, I'm no expert, but . . . " then proceed to talk about the topic at hand, be it parenting, history, education, climate change, defense policy, you name it, as if they're experts.   And here we have Mr. Icahn, whose skill set is financial blackmail, i.e. green mail, and market manipulation, and knows...
Did the market really shrink or did sales in the market shrink last quarter? Subtle difference there.
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