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Apple pulls experts from medical field to reportedly work on iWatch

Recent talent acquisitions at Apple have added fuel to the rumors that it is moving full-steam ahead with development of the iWatch.

There's gold in them thar 800M iTunes accounts

Apple CEO Tim Cook announced this week that his firm has about 800 million iTunes accounts, up from 575 million in June 2013. Mobile payments could turn all of those iTunes accounts into a "gold mine," judges Nigam Arora, editor of the Arora Report and contributor to Forbes.

Citi exec sounds NFC battle cry, others claim it's a whimper

If it lives up to the hype, near-field communication could be a boon to the financial services industry, which could benefit immensely from mobile payments adoption. Richard Char, the global head of digital networks and merchant services at Citi, told attendees at a recent conference that a coming shift in card technology will pave the way for NFC adoption.

News Bytes: Android flexes mobile ad muscle; Microsoft 'confused' about mobility; more

Check out the hottest news in mobile IT for Friday, 10/25.

Apple CEO Cook: Customer satisfaction, usage gap between iOS and Android is 'huge'

Apple CEO Tim Cook is shrugging off threats posed by the growth of mobile competitors like Google and Microsoft, dismissing both companies as imitators in an interview with  Bloomberg Businessweek.

Apple shifts iOS in the Car into high gear

Feeling like an also ran in the automotive IT market, Apple has decided to shift its iOS in the Car strategy into high gear, according to a report by AppleInsider.

Does Tim Cook have something up his sleeve?

Apple's stock has been on a downward spiral since mid-September, when the share price topped $700. Since then, the stock's chart has looked like the Superman roller coaster at Six Flags, dropping at a breathtaking rate.

Apple board ties Cook's compensation to company's Wall Street performance

Apple's board has decided to tie CEO Tim Cook's stock bonus plan to the company's performance, according to an 8-K form filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday.

Is Apple Maps officially a lost cause?

Apple kicked off its annual Worldwide Developers Conference Monday with the usual spate of new product announcements, self-congratulatory proclamations and cheap shots against archrival Google. The marquee headline was the overhauled iOS 7, which Apple CEO Tim Cook called "the biggest change to iOS since the introduction of the iPhone."

Apple CEO Cook: New iOS 7 is the 'biggest change to iOS since the iPhone'

Apple unveiled its much-anticipated iOS 7 mobile operating system revamp during its annual Worldwide Developer Conference in San Francisco, earning a standing ovation for the platform's radical new look and user interface.