Apple (AAPL) roundup: 1) HTC's CEO calls a (Sterne Agee) estimate that the company is paying a...

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Apple (AAPL) roundup: 1) HTC's CEO calls a (Sterne Agee) estimate that the company is paying a $6-$8/unit royalty to Apple "baseless," and says HTC achieved "a very, very happy settlement." 2) Defunct mobile app startup Color's assets and engineers were acquired (previous) for $7M by Apple, TechCrunch reports. 3) Apple appears to be partnering with eBay (EBAY) on an Apple-run online store for refurbished products.