Under-fire Apple removes 25 000 apps in China

2018-08-20 17:53

Apple says it has removed many gambling-related apps from its Chinese app store as the US giant comes under scrutiny amid trade tensions between Beijing and Washington.

Forget Apple, Goldman says, flagging new $1trn for S&P 500

2018-08-07 19:29

Investors have fixated on one 13-digit milestone, Apple’s value. But another trillion-dollar threshold is in sight and is more relevant to the bull market in US equities.

WATCH: 1985 investor gushes as Apple becomes first US firm to hit $1trn in value

2018-08-02 21:59

Patience has paid off for Apple shareholders who bought shares in 1985 and endured a near-bankruptcy and the death of founder Steve Jobs, with the tech giant becoming the first US-based company to reach $1 trillion in market value.


2018-08-01 15:59

Award winning musician Sjava’s career is on the up.

Apple investors seek clues on next iPhone with quarterly results

2018-07-30 19:36

When Apple reports results, investors will seek insight into upcoming new iPhones and how the current flagship iPhone X is performing.

Here's how long you would have to work to afford an iPhone X

2018-07-25 21:55

The average Jo'burger would have to work around 292 hours to pay for an iPhone X, while in Zurich you'd have to work just 38.

FBI says ex-Apple engineer stole autonomous car tech

2018-07-11 09:58

An ex-Apple engineer was charged with stealing secrets from a hush-hush self-driving car technology project days before he quit to go to a Chinese startup.

Why Apple's AirPower wireless charger is taking so long to make

2018-06-22 05:15

When Apple introduced AirPods earbuds in 2016, chief designer Jony Ive hailed the beginning of a new 'wireless future'.

Apple dips billion-dollar toe into Netflix challenge

2018-06-19 13:43

Apple isn’t known for the unique video content offered by Netflix, Walt Disney and Amazon.com, but it may have just taken the gloves off in a new fight.

Apple announces multi-year content deal with Oprah Winfrey

2018-06-16 09:58

Apple says it has reached a multiyear deal with Oprah Winfrey to create original programs for its streaming service.


'Hacky hack hack': Australia teen breaches Apple's secure network

2018-08-17 20:33

A schoolboy who "dreamed" of working for Apple hacked the firm's computer systems, Australian media have reported, although the tech giant said Friday no customer data was compromised.

IPhone chipmaker races to recover after crippling computer virus

2018-08-05 20:04

A company that makes chips for the iPhone and other devices has detailed its progress in recovering from a debilitating computer virus.

Apple becomes first US company to hit $1 trillion value

2018-08-02 21:49

Apple became the first US-based company with a market value of $1trn four decades after it was co-founded by Steve Jobs in a Silicon Valley garage.

Huawei passes Apple in smartphone share for the first time

2018-08-01 06:36

Huawei Technologies pulled ahead of Apple to claim the No. 2 position in global smartphone shipments in the second quarter just behind Samsung Electronics, solidifying the rise of Chinese competitors.

Apple and Amazon lead the pack to $1trn market value

2018-07-29 08:14

For a long time, Apple appeared to be flying solo to a $1trn market value, but Amazon is right at its heels - and experts have no fears of a tech bubble.

Global PC market grows for first time in 6 years - survey

2018-07-13 08:30

The global personal computer market grew for the first time in six years in the second quarter of 2018, driven by upgrades in the business segment, a market tracker said Thursday.

Apple, Samsung resolve smartphone design fight after 7 years

2018-06-28 05:15

The string of lawsuits started in 2011 after Steve Jobs threatened to go “thermonuclear" on rivals that used the Android operating system and accused Samsung of “slavishly” copying the iPhone design.

Apple fined millions over false iPhone claims

2018-06-21 22:30

Apple has been fined A$9m (R908.5m) by an Australian court for making false claims about consumer rights when refusing to fix faulty iPhones and iPads previously repaired by a third party.

Apple partners with Oprah Winfrey for original content push

2018-06-18 11:56

Apple has unveiled an original programming partnership with TV star and producer Oprah Winfrey, in a battle with Netflix, Google and Amazon.com over the future of online video.

Apple is said to near deal for animated movie in Hollywood push

2018-06-15 05:15

Apple has decided on its next Hollywood act: making feature films.

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