Apple reaches $2T market value as tech fortunes soar
Comes amid a devastating pandemic that has shoved the economy into a deep recession and caused unemployment rates to soar.
Apple warns China virus will cut iPhone production, sales
Manufacturing facilities are outside Hubei province, all have been reopened but production is ramping up slowly.
Waning iPhone demand highlights consumer anxiety in China
Brands from Ford to jeweler already have reported abrupt declines in sales.
Chinese court bans some iPhones over Qualcomm dispute
Qualcomm says the ban covers iPhones 6S through X.
Apple, Salesforce teaming up on mobile apps for business
New business apps exclusively for iPhone and iPad.
How Apple’s app store changed our world
The app store is now the fasting growing part of Apple’s gigantic business.
Apple tests the bounds of iPhone love with a $1,000 model
Rumoured to feature a sharper OLED screen that extends from edge to edge of the device.
Democrat ‘incredibly frustrated’ with leader over Foxconn
Barca was one of three Democrats to vote for a $3 billion tax incentive package for Foxconn Technology Group Aug. 17.
Wisconsin wouldn’t break even on Foxconn incentives for 25 years
Governor bill would hand the company up to $2.85 billion in tax credits, based on the number on the number of jobs generated.
Foxconn steering clear of Trump’s $30 billion investment claim
US President says Foxconn’s CEO told him of plans to invest $30 billion across the US was “off the record,” company won’t confirm details.
Trump to announce Foxconn plant in Wisconsin
The iPhone assembler revealed plans to invest in a $7 billion plant that would employ 5,000 workers in January.
Wisconsin working on incentives to lure iPhone-maker Foxconn
Taiwanese manufacturer is considering a $7 billion US plant that could employ up to 10,000 people.
iPhone assembler Foxconn may invest $7B in US display plant
Pennsylvania is a leading candidate for the plant.
Apple’s iPhone changes the world in just 10 years
Revolutionary touch screen doomed Canada’s once-popular BlackBerry.
High court sides with Samsung in patent dispute with Apple
Not required to pay all the profits from 11 phone models; features copied from iPhone only part of Samsung’s devices.
BlackBerry diehards bemoan the end to Canadian made smartphones
Waterloo company is outsourcing production severing the Canadian hardware link.
Apple to open app development centre in India
Development lab gives tech-giant an in-road to one of the world’s fastest growing smartphone markets.
Apple loses Chinese lawsuit over iPhone name
Failed to prove it was a “famous brand” in China before local company’s trademark application in 2007.
Foxconn to buy Japan’s Sharp Corp. for $3.5B
Final agreement to be signed Apr. 2.
Apple releases small new iPhone, iPad for business use
iPhone SE will sell for $399 without a contract.
Chinese phones push aside Apple, Samsung and go global
Cheap Android phones with not-so-cheap features aim for more budget-conscious customers.
Cracking the mystery of why phone screens break
As glass gets stronger, phones get bigger, thinner.
Apple’s latest iPhones lower emissions by up to 16%
Improvements reflected changes made in the purchasing and manufacturing of the aluminum used in the iPhone enclosures.
Apple event to feature new iPhones, TV, bigger role for digital assistant
Analysts, however, don’t expect the Sept. 9 event to be as dramatic as more recents unveilings.
App eases enclosure selection
Apple bans potentially hazardous materials from iPhone, iPad assembly
Benzene can cause leukaemia if not handled properly; n-hexane has been linked to nerve damage.
Ford to replace BlackBerry with iPhone
BlackBerry warns business about relying on consumer technology for security.
Struggling Sony counts on PS4 as other business lags
The Japanese electronics manufacturer’s other brands, including Bravia and Vaio, haven’t held their competitive edge.
Apple cuts 13% off cost of making least expensive iPad
Lowering its bill for the iPad Air could reverse a profit slump that has contributed to a 25% stock-price drop.
iPhone 5S production costs remain relatively flat despite upgrades, IHS study says
Total production cost is $198.70 for the 5S, while the lower-end 5C costs $173.45.
Apple’s demand for increased patent damages from Samsung rejected
But validity of iPad and iPhone patents at the centre of the dispute upheld.
Foxconn resumes work after massive worker brawl
Up to 2,000 involved at Apple iPhone supplier’s Taiyuan, China plant.