Apple eyes opening stores in India

2016-02-08 08:38

Apple is on course to win clearance to open its first retail stores in India, as the company seeks expanding into new markets.

Google group passes Apple as biggest company

2016-02-03 07:41

Google parent Alphabet has become the world's most valuable company, vaulting past Apple in a sign of an evolving technology landscape.

Apple profit soars despite flat iPhone sales

2016-01-27 08:56

Apple has posted record quarterly profit even as iPhone sales flattened out after years of rocketing growth.

Pope hits out at Internet trolls

2016-01-22 22:09

Pope Francis has spoken out over the increasingly aggressive nature of much political discourse and the use of social media as a forum for personal abuse.

Cobalt child miners linked to Apple, Samsung

2016-01-19 16:39

Cobalt mined dangerously by children in the Democratic Republic of Congo could end up in the lithium batteries of smartphones and electric cars made by Apple, Samsung or Sony, Amnesty International says.

Trump wants Apple products manufactured in the US

2016-01-19 09:10

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he will push for companies including Apple to bring manufacturing back to the United States.

Apple to pay Italy €318m after tax fraud probe

2015-12-30 14:36

Apple has agreed to pay Italy €318m to settle a tax dispute after the US tech giant was investigated for suspected fraud, the country's tax agency says.

Ericsson, Apple settle litigation

2015-12-22 15:11

Sweden's Ericsson AB and Apple have agreed to a seven-year co-operation deal that brings an end to outstanding patent litigations.

Apple criticises proposed new UK spying law

2015-12-22 10:25

Apple has criticised draft British legislation designed to stiffen surveillance powers.

Fin24 users show love to pricey iPhone

2015-12-15 12:26

While the discount for the latest iPhone is attractive for Fin24 users, many are still convinced that pricing for the Apple device is off the scale.


Apple ordered to pay $626m in patent dispute

2016-02-04 09:04

A Texas jury has said that Apple should pay $625.6m for violating patents held by a US company devoted to patent litigation.

Apple ‘developing’ wireless-charged smartphone

2016-01-29 10:34

The smartphone maker is working on a new wireless charging technology that could be deployed on its mobile devices as soon as next year.

Apple's iPhone success may be reaching its peak

2016-01-26 09:05

Most analysts believe Apple surpassed its own record by selling more than 74.5 million iPhones in the final three months of 2015, but there are growing signs of slowing sales.

Google paid Apple $1bn for a search bar

2016-01-22 11:43

The search giant is paying a hefty fee to Apple to keep its search bar on the smartphone, according to a transcript of court proceedings.

Weak rand drives up Apple app prices

2016-01-19 10:27

The fall of the rand has resulted in the company hiking the prices of mobile applications for South Africans.

'Racist' video game pulled after uproar over killing Australia Aborigines

2016-01-16 09:29

A video game allowing players to kill Australian Aboriginals has been removed from mobile stores after more than 50 000 people signed an online petition against the "racist" app.

Wearables, smartphones to 'dominate' Christmas

2015-12-24 10:19

Despite fears that the smartphone market is tanking, a research firm believes that the consumer market will show healthy growth as shoppers spend cash on tech during the holiday season.

Facebook enables viewing Apple animated photos

2015-12-22 12:09

Facebook will enable viewing of Apple's animated Live Photos shots, but only on iPhone, iPad app.

Mobile payments set to make their mark on business

2015-12-21 14:23

Mobile payments are gaining acceptance and will impact on traditional businesses, says a research organisation.

Satnav battle: German automakers to take on Google, Apple

2015-12-08 08:15

German automakers want to include real-time map data from cars using satnav. The reason? To develop automated driving and fend off rivals such as Google and Apple.

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