We’ve heard that Apple’s next tablet will be called the iPad HD instead of the …

A source who’s previously been reliable–with things Apple and otherwise–says the next iPad uses the HD moniker vs. being called the “iPad 3.” That matches up well with a report from Gizmodo last week (and an item just posted on VentureBeat) that …Find out more from CNET

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Apple hits 25 billion App Store downloads

By Matt Brian, The Next Web Announcing today the winner of its 25 billion App Store downloads ‘countup’, which saw Chinese iOS device owner Chunli Fu of Qingdao, China gain a $10000 iTunes gift card, Apple’s latest figures have given us a good overview …Find out more from USA TODAY

Why Apple won’t be introducing a touchscreen TV

By Christina Bonnington, WIRED This event invite from Apple has prompted speculation and rumors, as most Apple invitations do. (WIRED) — In the emailed invitation for its March 7 press event, Apple included an image that’s provoked intense speculation …Find out more from CNN

iPad 3 Predictions: Wired Handicaps Apple’s Grand Hardware Unveiling

By Christina Bonnington Apple’s iPad 2 was one-third thinner than the previous model, weighed less, and came in black and white. Photo: Jon Snyder/Wired.com The event invitation didn’t mention any specific hardware by name, but let’s not be coy.Find out more from Wired News

Apple’s ‘iPad 3′: Sifting through the rumors

We’re in the home stretch for iPad rumors, with Apple’s media event set to go for this Wednesday. Keep in mind that Apple hasn’t even said, explicitly, that this Wednesday will bring a new iPad, but with a picture of an iPad on the invitation and the …Find out more from Washington Post

Apple’s 25 Billionth App Downloaded in China

By Angela Moscaritolo One lucky user in eastern China just found out some good news — they’ll be taking home a $10000 prize for downloading the 25 billionth app from Apple’s App Store. Chunli Fu of Qingdao, a city in eastern China, downloaded a free …Find out more from PC Magazine

Apple flaunts 25B App Store downloads

By Gregg Keizer Computerworld – Apple today announced that a Chinese woman had been awarded a $10000 iTunes gift card for downloading the 25 billionth app from the company’s iOS App Store. The milestone was set when Chunli Fu of Qingdao, China, …Find out more from Computerworld

Apple’s iPad Event: What if Every Single Rumor Is Wrong?

Imagine if everything we all think we know about the next Apple iPad — even its name: “iPad 3” — is wrong. No one likes to be wrong, but all these “inside sources” and collected parts may not, in fact, add up to the sum of their parts—or to a product.Find out more from Mashable

Apple Ahead Of Google With 25B App Downloads

According to Apple, the App Store is now home to some 550000 apps for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, across 123 countries worldwide. In addition to the cross-device apps, there are more than 170000 applications that are specific to the iPad tablet.Find out more from InformationWeek

‘iPad 3′: 12 rumors you should know about Apple’s next-generation iPad

As we get closer to the expected March 7 reveal of Apple’s next-generation iPad, more rumors keep cropping up — from the name to the guts. So far, Apple’s naming convention with the iPad has been straight-forward, but some say that the next iPad might …Find out more from Washington Post (blog)

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Apple’s job-creation data spawns debate | TUAW – The Unofficial …

Last Friday, Apple released employment data that suggests the company is directly and indirectly responsible for 500000 jobs in the US. Now that the.More By Kelly Hodgkins

Apple’s iPad 3 Launch Putting Squeeze on Freight Shipments from …

While rumors of iPad 3 shipments already being en route having been circulating for some time now, we’re now hearing from shipping…More By Eric Slivka

Apple Fixes iPhone 4S Signal Issues in China

After confirming an incompatibility between the iPhone 4S and China Mobile’s SIM cards last month, Apple has now fixed the issue.More By Stan Schroeder

Apple’s App Store reaches 25 billion downloads

Apple on Saturday confirmed that apps in its App Store have collectively been downloaded more than 25 billion times. The Cupertino-based company will r.More By Dan Graziano

Apple Makes 500k Jobs? Cloud Services Could Help Make 14 …

Much was made of the news last week from Apple that its businesses had effectively created over 500000 jobs in the U.S. not just directly at its company but at the many that link into the ecosystem it has created. Today, Microsoft teamed up …More By Ingrid Lunden