Google Inc. GOOG on Thursday unveiled the first touch-screen laptops powered by its Chrome operating system—the latest foray into hardware development for the company best known for its Internet search and mobile software. The new high-end Chrome device, which is called the Chromebook Pixel and went on sale Thursday, was designed and built by Google […]
Financial advisers have a message for their clients fretting the sharp drop in Apple Inc.’s AAPL (AAPL) stock price: stay calm. Advisers say they heard from some clients Thursday, a day after the technology giant reported disappointing earnings and the same day it suffered the biggest share-price decline in its history. After all, a bit […]
According to Apple watchers, the iPhone 5 is not experiencing weak demand — the recently ballyhooed cuts in component orders could in fact reflect improved yields on components. All of that talk that Apple has reduced iPhone 5 component orders due to slumping demand for the smartphone might be wrong.
Apple expects China to overtake the United States as its biggest market, CEO Tim Cook told a Chinese government news agency. “China is currently our second largest market. I believe it will become our first. I believe strongly that it will,” the Xinhua News Agency quoted Cook as saying in an interview. The report gave […]
The French press reported that up to a million Euro ($1.3 million) in goods were stolen at the store selling products such as Apple’s iPhones and iPads behind the Paris Opera house, a figure police would not immediately
Apple CEO Tim Cook has poured fuel on the rumors that the company has plans to build a TV. “When I go into my living room and turn on the TV, I feel like I have gone backwards in time by 20 to 30 years,” Cook told NBC News anchor Brian Williams in an interview. […]
In May 2010, Apple attained a ranking long thought unthinkable — the world’s most valuable technology company, a position it achieved by dethroning longtime rival Microsoft. Apple still sits atop the throne. But in the meantime another company has come along to kick Microsoft down a peg: Google,
Apple introduced a new iPhone on Wednesday with a larger screen, faster wireless Internet speeds and a more powerful chip, as the company again seeks to demonstrate the staying power of one of the technology industry’s great franchises.
Apple Inc.’s $1 billion + legal victory could mean fewer smartphone options for consumers to choose from, analysts said. A federal jury’s verdict Friday that Samsung Electronic Co. stole Apple’s technology to make and market smartphones using Google’s Android software sends a warning to other companies manufacturing similar devices, the biggest marketplace threat to Apple.
Apple became the most valuable company in U.S. history Monday when its market capitalization hit $623.1 billion at one point during trading. Apple’s bragging rights came at the expense of the previous record holder, rival Microsoft.