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Warren Buffet: Apple Should Buy Stock Back For Eighty Cents On The Dollar

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Famed investor and philanthropist Warren Buffet stopped by CNBC’s Squawk Box this morning, and the Berkshire Hathaway head had some interesting thoughts on what Apple should do with its cash: by back all of its stock from investors, just like Warren Buffett told Steve Jobs to do years ago.

Asked about what do with Apple’s $ 137 billion in cash, and AAPL’s depressed stock price,  [Read More…]

The iBookstore Is A Billion Dollar Business For Apple

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The iBookstore might not be the most profitable leg of Apple’s empire, but it is said that Apple doesn’t get into a business if it can’t make a billion dollars off of it… so no surprise that the iBookstore is a billion dollar business, even if it’s not much more than that.

Over at Asymco, Horace Dediu crunched the numbers and said that the iBookstore is making over a billion  [Read More…]

The Items Stolen From Jobs House Included Steve’s Wallet With One Dollar In It

Earlier this morning Cult of Mac reported that 35-year-old homeless man, Kariem McFarlin, broke into Steve Jobs’ house and stole more than $ 60,000 worth of computers and personal items.

We now have a list of items McFarlin stole, which includes a lot of Apple hardware, and some personal items, like Steve Jobs’ wallet, that still had his license, credit card, and the $ 1 annual salary he earned as CEO  [Read More…]

80% Off Wallpaper Wizard For Mac OS X For Two Dollar Tuesday [Deals]

Wallpaper Wizard features over 100,000 high-resolution wallpapers for your Mac.

Struggling to find beautiful wallpapers for your new MacBook Pro’s high-resolution Retina display? With Wallpaper Wizard for Mac OS X, you can browse over 100,000 high-definition wallpapers with resolutions up to 2880 x 1800 all in one place, saving only the images ones you want to keep. And best of all, Wallpaper Wizard is today’s Two Dollar Tuesday pick, meaning it has  [Read More…]

Apple Stock Continues to Soar – Hits a Half-Trillion Dollar Value

With the iPad media event being official now, Apple stock soared to a new high, increasing its total market capitalization to nearly $500 billion. The Cupertino California company crossed the $535 mark in the afternoon, which was enough to push its market cap to more than $498 billion dollars. Apple stock closed the day by being up $9.65 or 1.84%. As a quick comparison, Exxon Mobile Corporation, which was around the same ballpark in terms  [Read More…]

Steve Jobs: Billion Dollar Hippy – BBC Documentary [Video]

The recently aired BBC documentary Steve Jobs: Billion Dollar Hippy may have a dumb name, but the show itself is worth a watch for anyone interested in the subject matter. About an hour long, it features classic footage of Steve Jobs, in addition to interviews with a variety of Apple execs and industry leaders, including Steve Wozniak, John Sculley, Andy Hertzfeld, Tim Berners-Lee, Avie Tevanian, and many more names that will be familiar if you follow Apple history or have  [Read More…]

Photo Toaster Offers A Whole Lot Of Image Editor For One Dollar [Review]

Photo Toaster for iOS Photo Toaster is a photo editor for iPad, packed with features and on sale now at a bargain price.   The name might suggest an app that just does one thing, but don’t be fooled. You don’t just throw images in and wait for them to cook. Photo Toaster gives you plenty of options for editing your images and exporting them to a good  [Read More…]

TweetDeck Estimated 40 Million Dollar

For weeks, we’ve heard rumors that Twitter was to purchase the popular third-party app, TweetDeck, and its finally confirmed. According to CNN and CNET, Twitter acquired TweetDeck today for $ 40 million in cash and stocks. Twitter has finally got its hand on an application that has been praised by the most active Twitters for its elegant interface and enhance capabilities.As you might already know, TweetDeck has been under the eyes of investors since February,  [Read More…]