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Apple’s iPhone 8 launch in Sydney sees bleak turnout

Apple’s iPhone 8 launch in Sydney sees bleak turnout

Apple Inc’s iPhone 8 launch in Sydney, one of the first cities to access the product in Australia, saw a bleak turnout as fans held out for the soon-to-be-released premium iPhone X. Hundreds of people usually gather at Apple’s Sydney city store with queues winding down the town’s main street, George Street, when there is […]

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Apple unveils three new iPhones, hails ‘biggest leap forward’

Apple unveils three new iPhones, hails ‘biggest leap forward’

Cupertino – Apple unveiled three new iPhone models on Monday, including a top-of-line handset described as “the biggest leap forward” since the original iPhone 10 years ago. Apple chief executive Tim Cook announced the premium iPhone X — pronounced 10 — as well as a new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. Cook, speaking at the […]

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Apple lawsuits against Qualcomm can proceed, US judge rules

Apple lawsuits against Qualcomm can proceed, US judge rules

San Francisco – Apple Inc’s 11 foreign lawsuits against Qualcomm Inc can proceed while the company’s dispute plays out in the United States, a US federal judge in San Diego ruled Sept. 7. Qualcomm and Apple are facing off in federal court over Qualcomm’s licensing for modem chips, which provide mobile data connectivity to devices […]

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Apple’s new iPhone could face supply shortfalls after launch

Apple’s new iPhone could face supply shortfalls after launch

San Francisco – Apple Inc’s new iPhone had hit production glitches early in its manufacturing process and could lead to supply shortfalls and shipping delays following its launch next week, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. The company’s shares closed down 0.4% at US$161.26. The production glitches pushed the manufacturing process back by about […]

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Apple to unveil next generation of iPhones in September

Apple to unveil next generation of iPhones in September

The news — originally reported by the Wall Street Journal — came from sources briefed on the company’s plans, with suggestions that the event will take place at the Steve Jobs auditorium of its new Cupertino campus. The tech giant is expected to use the occasion to announce a raft of new products, including two […]

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Apple to build Iowa data center, get US$207.8 million in incentives

Apple to build Iowa data center, get US$207.8 million in incentives

San Francisco – Apple Inc will build a US$1.375 billion data center in Waukee, Iowa, Apple and state officials said on Thursday, with US$207.8 million in incentives approved by the Iowa Economic Development Authority and Waukee city council. Apple will purchase 2,000 acres (8.09 square km) of land in Waukee, about 20 miles (32 km) […]

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Apple under pressure to dazzle as market slows

Apple under pressure to dazzle as market slows

San Francisco – As Apple and Samsung gear up to launch new flagship smartphones, the market leaders are seeking a wow factor that can help them fend off challenges from rising Chinese-based manufacturers. Apple is under particular pressure to dazzle as the culture-changing California iPhone maker looks for a way to maintain its image as […]

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Apple’s deep pockets could take on Hollywood, Netflix

Apple’s deep pockets could take on Hollywood, Netflix

San Francisco – The potential move of Apple into streaming video could reshape an industry which is already feeling the impact from new players like Netflix. While Apple has not revealed any plans publicly, a report that the iPhone maker could spend a billion dollars on its own shows suggested more disruption for a sector […]

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Apple sets record with C$2.5 billion Maple bond market issue

Apple sets record with C$2.5 billion Maple bond market issue

Toronto – Apple Inc priced its C$2.5 billion ($1.96 billion) in seven-year bonds in a Canadian-dollar-denominated issue, one of the joint book-running managers said on Tuesday, setting a record amount for an issuer in the Maple bond market. The deal, which also tied as the biggest corporate issue in Canada, was priced at a spread […]

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Apple fails to end lawsuit claiming it ‘broke’ FaceTime

Apple fails to end lawsuit claiming it ‘broke’ FaceTime

Apple Inc has failed in its bid to dismiss a lawsuit claiming it disabled the popular FaceTime video conferencing feature on older iPhones to force users to upgrade. US District Judge Lucy Koh ruled late on Friday that iPhone 4 and 4S users can pursue nationwide class action claims that Apple intentionally “broke” FaceTime to […]

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