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Apple registers strong Q4 results
Friday, 24 Oct, 2014 – 3:46 | No Comment

Apple posted better-than-expected results for the fiscal fourth quarter of 2014, which ended on 28 September, with revenues at $42.14 billion and earnings per share at $1.42.

Finland Blames Apple for Credit Downgrade
Monday, 13 Oct, 2014 – 13:37 | No Comment

In an interesting twist of politics, the Prime Minister of Finland, Alexander Stubb, told news reporters that Apple killed the nation’s top industry, resulting in an international credit downgrade announcement. Standard and Poor downgraded Finland’s …

Apple unveils new mobile payment service
Friday, 12 Sep, 2014 – 5:23 | No Comment

Apple has ventured into the world of mobile payments with the launch of their Apple Pay service.

Apple to offer smartwatch by early 2015
Friday, 12 Sep, 2014 – 5:22 | No Comment

In an effort to diversify its line of products, Apple unveiled its very first line of smartwatches on Tuesday.

Apple to delay launch of iPhone 6’s bigger version
Friday, 25 Apr, 2014 – 5:12 | No Comment

A bigger version of the iPhone 6 is expected to boast a slimmer battery. However, the launch of the new phone will likely be delayed due to complications in finding the right size battery.

Apple and Samsung back in court for retrial of damages
Friday, 15 Nov, 2013 – 7:23 | No Comment

Apple and Samsung are returning to federal court in California to determine the amount that the Korean company owes the Cupertino company for patent infringement.

Apple should team up with rivals, says Wozniak
Friday, 8 Nov, 2013 – 7:35 | No Comment

Apple would be more powerful if it worked with its largest rivals, Google and Samsung, said Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple.

Samsung barred from importing two older phones in US
Friday, 11 Oct, 2013 – 6:20 | No Comment

A limited exclusion order won by Apple at the International Trade Commission effectively banned some of Samsung’s older phones from being imported into the US. The order was released two months ago and became effective on 9th October.

Apple unveils two iPhones
Friday, 13 Sep, 2013 – 6:37 | No Comment

After numerous leaks, Apple has finally unveiled two of its latest iPhones, the iPhone 5C and 5S, on Tuesday.

New era for smartphone pioneer BlackBerry?
Friday, 16 Aug, 2013 – 9:28 | No Comment

After years of declining sales and failed makeovers as a result of stiff competition from rivals such as Android and Apple, BlackBerry has formed a special committee that will lay out strategic options such as the sale of the company and potential joint ventures.

Apple, Samsung can’t rest on their laurels
Friday, 2 Aug, 2013 – 6:05 | No Comment

As Apple and Samsung give all in their rivalry for dominance in the smartphone market, the South Korean-based Samsung raked in more profits in Q2 than California-based Apple.

Smartphone prices plummet
Friday, 26 Jul, 2013 – 8:16 | No Comment

Smartphones have become so popular in the past couple of years that they generated US$293.9 billion in sales for 2012 alone.
However, the American research firm International Data Corporation (IDC) revealed that since the start of …