Advertisement
Apple
Subscribe to Apple
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

Report: Apple Edges LG in OEM Market Share

January 3, 2013 2:59 pm | by Ben Munson | News | Comments

Fully 18.5 percent of U.S. mobile subscribers used Apple devices, according  to ComScore's new three-month study, which covers the period from August through November 2012. Apple barely edged out LG, which took 17.5 percent in the same study. Motorola and HTC both saw small share declines, dipping to 10.4 and 5.9 percent, respectively.

Judge Rules Samsung Can't Keep Sales Data from Apple

January 2, 2013 10:30 am | by Ben Munson | News | Comments

U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh last Sunday denied Samsung's request to keep certain sales numbers secret from Apple as the two company's U.S. Patent dispute continues to play out. According to a Bloomberg report, "Koh ruled on Dec. 10 that Samsung must file an exhibit which lists the total number of units of certain Samsung products sold during certain time periods."

China Court Orders Apple To Pay in Rights Dispute

December 28, 2012 9:18 am | by 
Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

A Chinese court has ordered Apple Inc. to pay 1.03 million yuan ($165,000) to eight Chinese writers and two companies who say unlicensed copies of their work were distributed through Apple's online store. The Beijing No. 2 Intermediate People's Court ruled Thursday that Apple violated the writers' copyright...

Advertisement

Judge Denies Apple Request to Ban Samsung Phones

December 18, 2012 9:22 am | by Paul Elias, Associated Press | News | Comments

A federal judge late Monday rejected Apple Inc.'s demands that its chief rival in the more than $100 billion global smartphone market cease selling models a jury recently found illegally used Apple technology. The immediate impact of the ruling means that Samsung can continue to sell three of the older-generation smartphones still on U.S. shelves.

Could Auto Correct Jeopardize Public Safety in a Text-to-911 Situation?

December 12, 2012 5:05 pm | by Ben Munson | Blogs | Comments

Thus far it appears the feature has only caused minor suffering to those sending the texts and major amusement for everyone reading them. But, in all seriousness, what would happen if Auto Correct turned your extremely urgent and vital emergency text into an incoherent mess?

Report: Kodak Gets Patent Bid from Apple, Google

December 11, 2012 11:09 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple and Google, bitter rivals in smartphone technology, have joined up to make a combined bid for a bundle of patents offered by photography pioneer Kodak, according to a published report. Bloomberg News reported Saturday that Apple Inc. and Google Inc. have abandoned competing bids for the portfolio to offer a combined $500 million.

iSolated: Bad Apple Maps Directions Lead to Desert

December 11, 2012 10:55 am | by Kristen Gelineau, Associated Press | News | Comments

The city of Mildura is not at the end of a dirt road in the Australian bush, in tire-choking desert sand far from food and water. Unfortunately, Apple's much-maligned mapping application thinks it is. Australian police say the app is "potentially life threatening" because of the bad directions it has given to the southern city.

Why Is Wall Street Losing Its Appetite for Apple?

December 10, 2012 9:46 am | by Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Apple began selling the iPhone 5 on Sept. 21, the same day the company's stock hit an all-time peak of $705.07 per share. Since then, the stock has plunged more than 20 percent, trimming the company's market value by more than $150 billion. On Friday afternoon, shares were trading at around $534.

Advertisement

Apple's Softer Side Emerges Under CEO Cook

December 7, 2012 9:37 am | by Peter Svensson, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Though the metal edges of its PCs and mobile devices are as sharp and severe as ever, Apple is emerging under Cook's leadership as a kinder corporate citizen. Cook's announcement this week that the company is moving the production of one of its Mac computer lines to the U.S. is just the latest step in a softening of the company's image following the October 2011 death of CEO and co-founder Jobs.

Ahead of the Bell: Apple

December 6, 2012 9:42 am | by Associated Press | News | Comments

Apple shares continued to slide for a second day before the opening bell, a day after the company posted its worst one-day stock drop in four years. On Wednesday, the Cupertino, Calif.-based company's shares closed down 6 percent at $538.79, erasing $35 million in market capitalization. Speculation abounded as to the cause.

Galaxy S III Takes Smartphone Crown from Apple

November 8, 2012 6:08 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

As Apple’s share price plummets in the face of missed third quarter earnings, Samsung’s Galaxy S III smartphone is crowned the world’s best-selling smartphone ever.

Apple, Samsung Boast Device Sales Numbers

November 5, 2012 6:13 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Apple and Samsung tout tablet sales numbers.

Apple's $8.2 Billion Profit Disappoints Wall Street

October 26, 2012 7:47 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Apple's fiscal fourth quarter financials couldn't keep pace with Wall Street's expectations.

Advertisement

Apple Unveils $329 iPad Mini as Shares Fall

October 23, 2012 11:47 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Apple today unveiled a smaller 7.9-inch iPad to accompany its standard 10-inch model. The company made the announcement during a media event in San Francisco that was streamed live on the company's website.

Report: Next iPhone May Not Have it Easy in U.S.

September 11, 2012 7:22 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

While Apple has not confirmed an iPhone 5, all signs point to an announcement tomorrow.

Apple Sets Sept. 12 Event for Expected iPhone Unveil

September 5, 2012 7:15 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Apple yesterday sent out invites to a Sept. 12 press event, where the company is expected to unveil the next iPhone.

Samsung in Hot Seat over Abusing Chinese Workers

September 5, 2012 7:06 am | by Youkyung Lee, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Fresh off a billion-dollar loss in a patent fight with rival smartphone maker Apple, embattled Samsung Electronics Co. now finds itself accused by a labor rights group of mistreating workers in China and illegally using child labor.

South Korean Court Rules Samsung Didn't Copy iPhone

August 24, 2012 7:28 am | by Youkyung Lee, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

South Korea's Samsung won a home court ruling in its global smartphone battle against Apple on Friday when judges in Seoul said the company didn't copy the look and feel of the U.S. company's iPhone, and that Apple infringed on Samsung's wireless technology.

Apple Stock Hits New High After 4-Month Dip

August 20, 2012 7:15 am | by Peter Svennsson, AP Technology Writer | News | Comments

Apple's stock hit a new high Friday after a four-month swoon, as investors looked ahead to the release of a new iPhone and possibly a smaller iPad.

Apple Buys AuthenTec for $356M

July 27, 2012 7:30 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Apple is buying security company AuthenTec in a deal valued at about $356 million.

Apple Not Almighty, Earnings Disappoint

July 25, 2012 7:52 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Having customers excited about your new line of products doesn't seem like it should be a problem, but it's one that tripped up Apple's earnings last quarter.

Mini iPad Could Mark Departure for Apple

July 6, 2012 7:25 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

If the recent rumors are true, Apple will have some backtracking to do to justify its move to a smaller format, NPD Group analyst Ross Rubin says.

China Court: Apple Pays $60M to Settle iPad Case

July 2, 2012 7:38 am | by Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer | News | Comments

Apple has paid $60 million to settle a dispute in China over ownership of the iPad name, a court announced Monday, removing a potential obstacle to sales of the popular tablet computer in the key Chinese market.

Analyst Sets $1,001 Price Target on Apple Shares

April 3, 2012 7:07 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

NEW YORK (AP) — A Wall Street analyst on Monday set the highest price target yet for Apple shares, valuing them at $1,001 each, or about 62 percent more than their current price.

FTC Said to Probe Google on Tracking, Antitrust

March 16, 2012 7:20 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

Google is reportedly facing multiple investigations from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over its business practices. 

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading