The fine imposed by Germany represents a total of 0.002 percent of Google's $10.7 billion net profit in 2012, and would take mere minutes to claw that back.
Apple's senior vice president of hardware engineering Dan Riccio let go of a little more than $10.7 million in stock this week.
While Apple's iCloud services are officially supported only in OS X 10.7 Lion or later, you can get some working in Snow Leopard.
Following updates to OS X 10.7 Lion that fixed some password security bugs, Apple has released updates for other supported software.
Apple's released the third minor update to Mac OS X 10.7 that brings a handful of bugfixes while adding new languages. The company also pushed out an update to Snow Leopard and Apple Remote Desktop.
Apple has issued a security update for both OS X 10.6 and 10.7 that addresses concerns over recent fraudulent certificates from the DigiNotar certificate authority.
LaCie releases NAS OS 2.0, a major firmware update for its NAS servers, which now fully support Apple's new Mac OS 10.7 Lion.
If you are running OS X 10.7 Lion, some applications you have running may appear to suddenly quit, but rest assured this is intentional and everything is OK.
Apple has removed the option to enable FTP services in OS X 10.7 "Lion," but despite this there are ways to establish FTP connections to OS X systems.
Microsoft has outlined a few outstanding conflicts with various versions of Office and OS X 10.7 Lion that may be good to keep in mind before upgrading, if you regularly use Office on your Mac.