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This is Tim: Our live transcript of Cook on Apple's Q2 earnings

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This is Tim: Our live transcript of Cook on Apple's Q2 earnings

Tim Cook spoke at length at Monday's second quarter 2015 earnings call about Apple's earnings, Apple Pay, HealthKit, and more. Here's our transcript of his remarks and Q&A responses.

Tim's opening remarks

Good afternoon, everyone, and thanks for joining us. We have a lot of great news to talk about, so I'll jump right in. Today, we're reporting our strongest March quarter ever, with 27 percent revenue growth, and 40 percent earnings per share growth year over year.

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Meerkat update brings comment stream improvements, more

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Meerkat update brings comment stream improvements, more

Meerkat, the Twitter-connected live-streaming video app for iOS, has been updated today with several new features, along with video quality improvements.

This update bumps Meerkat up to version 1.2.1 and brings along some improvements to stream comments, allowing users to post single emoji and report unwanted comments. Additionally, users will now enjoy improved video quality and more.

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Mac revenue exceeds iPad revenue for the first time since 2011

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Mac revenue exceeds iPad revenue for the first time since 2011

Mac revenue exceeds iPad revenue for the first time since 2011

So much for the "post-PC era:" Apple generated more revenue from Macs this quarter than iPads. A number of factors seem to be aiding the growth.

Despite a contracting worldwide PC market, Apple managed to buck the trend — once again — by selling more Macs than it ever has during its second quarter: More than 4.5 million Macs in total. What's more, Macs beat iPads in terms of revenue. What's going on?

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Apple Pay will come to more than 50 hospitals across the U.S. this year

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Apple Pay will come to more than 50 hospitals across the U.S. this year

InstaMed, a payment service provider for the healthcare industry, recently announced that it will begin to support Apple Pay as a payment option for its customers.

By adding support for Apple Pay, patients will be able to use the payment service to pay for services from InstaMed partner hospitals across the U.S. this year.

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Apple Watch targeted for launch in additional countries by late June

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Apple Watch targeted for launch in additional countries by late June

During Apple's Q2 2015 conference call today, CEO Tim Cook said that the Apple Watch should start hitting additional countries in late June.

Though the Apple Watch launched in a total of 9 countries last week, the wearable should be coming to additional countries at the end of June, said Apple CEO Tim Cook.

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3 hours ago

Best Buy adds Apple Pay support in its iPhone app, in-store payments coming later in 2015

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Best Buy adds Apple Pay support in its iPhone app, in-store payments coming later in 2015

Best Buy is the latest major US retailer to add support for Apple Pay, first for inside its iPhone app and later in its retail store locations.

Apple Pay can be used right now to purchase items via the official Best Buy app for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

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3 hours ago

The Apple Watch App Store boasts more than 3,500 apps

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The Apple Watch App Store boasts more than 3,500 apps

Apple CEO Tim Cook announced on the company's post-earnings conference call today that more than 3,500 apps are now compatible with the Apple Watch.

The Apple Watch only just launched last week, but it looks like there is no shortage of apps for early-adopters to get their hands on, with over 3,500 adding in support for the wearable.

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Apple to give back $200 billion to its shareholders by end of March 2017

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Apple to give back $200 billion to its shareholders by end of March 2017

Apple plans to give a ton of money back to its very, very happy shareholders, with a total of $200 billion to be sent out to those stock owners by the end of March 2017.

Apple is able to accomplish this feat because it is increasing its current capital return program by over 50%.

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Apple announces Q2 2015 results: 61.1 million iPhones, 12.6 million iPads, 4.5 million Macs, $13.6 billion in profits

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Apple announces Q2 2015 results: 61.1 million iPhones, 12.6 million iPads, 4.5 million Macs, $13.6 billion in profits

Apple has announced the company's financial results for Q2 2015 and they include 61.1 million iPhones, 12.6 million iPads, 4.5 million Macs, $13.6 billion in profits.

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5 hours ago

Kerbal Space Program achieves liftoff with version 1.0

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Kerbal Space Program achieves liftoff with version 1.0

Kerbal Space Program has finally hit version 1.0, marking the first release that truly reflects the original vision of the development team.

In Kerbal Space Program, you have complete control over space exploration. In a realistically-modeled universe, you can build, launch, and fly your rockets to your desired destination. Version 1.0 brings in a number of new features, including a completely revamped flight model.

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5 hours ago

How to set your default weather and world clock for Apple Watch

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How to set your default weather and world clock for Apple Watch

Can't find how to set your default weather and world clock on Apple Watch? Here's how!

The Apple Watch can show a lot of really nifty pieces of information on its clock face, which is great for seeing important data at a glance. But when it comes to setting your weather and default world clock to show on the watch face, we've had a few readers come up stumped. Here's the easiest way to make sure the data you want is showing up on your Apple Watch.

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6 hours ago

NBC Sports Live Extra now available on Apple TV

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NBC Sports Live Extra now available on Apple TV

Sports fans, it's time to get pumped: NBC Sports Live Extra is now available on the Apple TV for all of your sports live streaming needs.

If users have an active cable or satellite TV subscription, they will now be able to log in to the NBC Sports Live Extra app on their Apple TV to start streaming live sports aired by NBC's channel roster—just in time for the rest of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

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6 hours ago

Facebook Messenger adds free video calling for the US and 17 more countries

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Facebook Messenger adds free video calling for the US and 17 more countries

Facebook has announced a new update to its Facebook Messenger app that adds support for free video calls for the US and 17 other countries.

This new feature means that Facebook Messenger could be a competitor in the VoIP video market to apps such as Skype and Viber, among others.

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6 hours ago

Apple releases new OS X 10.10.4 beta to developers and AppleSeed testers

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Apple releases new OS X 10.10.4 beta to developers and AppleSeed testers

Apple has released the second developer beta, and first AppleSeed Beta of OS X 10.10.4

Apple notes that OS X 10.10.4 "improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac". Apart from that, there are no specifics about exactly what is to be found in this release.

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6 hours ago

Chalkboard Pinball Creator lets you build the pinball machine of your dreams

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Chalkboard Pinball Creator lets you build the pinball machine of your dreams

Chalkboard Pinball Creator for iPhone and iPad lets you build and play in your own virtual pinball machines.

Chalkboard Pinball Creator is the latest title from Pangea Software, developer of iOS titles such as Enigmo. With Chalkboard Pinball Creator, you can build any virtual pinball machine you can imagine. You're given a chalkboard, on which you can sketch whatever kind of machine you'd like. Add bumpers, obstacles, and more to your course.

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