Advisers Still Bullish on Apple Despite Woes

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 […]

China Will Be Apple’s Biggest Market Someday: CEO

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 […]

Apple soars on back of iPhone, iPad sales

Apple has brushed aside concerns that it could soon reach the limits of its soaring growth, with news on Tuesday that huge international sales of the iPhone enabled its latest financial results to once again top even the most optimistic Wall Street forecasts. The news gave an immediate lift of more than 7 per cent […]

Syria: iPhone banned in Steve Jobs’ ancestral home

There may be a fine line between “administration” and “regime”, but Syria’s president Bashar al-Assad has definitely crossed it. His government’s latest repressive move? Banning the iPhone. To be sure, Assad’s regime has committed crimes far more serious, as the over 4,000 men, women and children killed