Good morning! Here are the top tech stories we’re reading today.

Apple is reportedly starting trial production of  50,000-100,000 units of the iPhone 5S in December.

Apple has also reached a settlement in its lawsuit against HTC regarding a patent dispute.

Microsoft has released a preview version of the Skype app for Windows Phone 8.

YouTube will not be reinvesting in 60% of its underperforming Original Content Channels.

Amazon is adding a new region based in Sydney, Australia to provide customers with improved, lower-latency access to services.

What are you reading? Share your take on this morning’s news in the comments section.