U.S. District Judge Denise Cote threw the ebook at Apple on Wednesday, ruling that the company did in fact collude unfairly with publishers to fix prices in the ebook market.
The minor 11.0.3 update to iTunes brings a few user interface changes, though probably not the ones wanted by those unhappy with the latest version of Apple's media software.
Google Maps gets an eye-popping makeover for its venerable Web interface as well as bringing improvements to its mobile apps.
At Wednesday's keynote, Google announced Google Play services, a collection of the company's own APIs that will now be available for developers.
Apple received high marks for its computer tech support in an annual survey from Consumer Reports, even topping its scores for the previous year.
In a lengthy presentation, Sony executives announced the PlayStation 4 and brought up several partners to demo games for the new console.
Apple confirmed to Reuters on Tuesday that some of its employees were victims of cyber attacks.
Much has been made of Apple reducing its component orders for the iPhone 5, but Dan Moren thinks there's more to it than the tea leaves suggest.
The fourth-generation iPad is the most powerful tablet Apple has shipped to date, providing screaming fast performance and graphics in the same 9.7-inch package.
Apple has delayed the release of the next major update to iTunes, which is now expected before the end of November.