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2008-12-17 17:00:00

It was announced on Tuesday that Apple Chief Executive Steve Jobs won't be delivering the highly anticipated presentation that usually marks the highlight of the annual Macworld computer trade show in January. This 2009 date will also be the last year Apple exhibits at the Macworld Expo. The IDG technology media group organizes the expo, a multi-day gathering of fans and makers of software and accessories for Macs, iPods, iPhones and other Apple products. Jobs' usually launched Apple's most...

2008-09-10 06:00:06

By Jefferson Graham SAN FRANCISCO -- Frustrated owners of Apple's iPhone get some relief this weekend: A new software update promises to fix many customer issues. The update -- available Friday -- will improve battery life and help solve dropped calls and software performance, Apple CEO Steve Jobs said at a media event here Tuesday. "This is a big update," Jobs told USA TODAY in an interview later. "I think people will be really happy. All these bugs have been fixed." Apple staged...

2006-01-09 06:41:04

SAN FRANCISCO -- For the Mac faithful this time of year is a special one: The always lively annual Macworld conference that Apple Computer Inc. and co-founder Steve Jobs host in San Francisco. Web sites concerning all things Apple abound with rumors and speculation that swirl weeks before the event and Jobs' keynote, to be delivered on Tuesday. This time around, analysts say their money is on a revamped line of notebook PCs that is sorely needed, more deals with media companies for a...

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  • A punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.