Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Gearing Up for Major Mobile Payment Push

Apple is hiring senior execs for mobile payment service; Apple offers free device recycling; and Samsung says Apple patents worth just a fraction of claims. More 

LNKD Hits 300M Users: Does It Really Matter?

LinkedIn reached 300 million registered users, recently. But the number hasn't done much to boost a lagging LNKD stock. More 

Report: Is Square Mulling a Sale to Google?

According to the Wall Street Journal, payment processor Square has spoken with Google about a purchase. Square denies the report. More 

MSFT, NOK: Nokia Oyj to Be Renamed Microsoft Mobile

According to reports, MSFT will rebrand Nokia's phone business Microsoft Mobile when its purchase of the unit closes this week. More 

Windows Phone 8.1: The 5 Best Features of Microsoft’s New OS

With Windows Phone 8.1, Microsoft unveils its Cortana personal assistant to compete with Siri and Google Now while aiming for double-digit market share. More 

Monday Apple Rumors: Apple Battling Google for Top Gaming Apps

Apple is making deals with game developers to boost iOS; first-generation Apple TVs suffering iTunes problem; and some unclaimed WWDC tickets available. More 

AAPL: How to Trade Apple Stock After Earnings

Apple earnings are due out Wednesday afternoon, and good thing -- AAPL has been stuck in a tight trading range. It shouldn't take much to break Apple stock free. More 

The 5 Best Fitness Apps to Get in Shape

Smartphone apps have made it easy to track your workouts and take them anywhere. Here are five of the best fitness apps out there. More 

Apple Stock: Give Us Buybacks … Or Else!

Apple had better increase buybacks when it reports earnings next week. Otherwise, Apple stock investors are in for another disappointing run. More 

Friday Apple Rumors: Apple Pushing Mobile Industry Toward 64-bit Chips

Mobile industry moving toward 64-bit chips after Apple's A7 surprise; Morgan Stanley says buy AAPL now; and Burberry CEO's arrival at Apple may be delayed. More