Apple said to miss rapid 5G takeoff, sit out tech shift

2018-12-04 08:02

Apple plans to hold off until at least 2020 before offering an iPhone that can connect to the next generation of high-speed phone services coming next year, according to people familiar with its plans.

Apple's China problem highlights conundrum for tech sector

2017-08-06 15:31

Apple's decision to bow to Chinese officials by removing apps to sidestep online censorship underscores the dilemma faced by US tech companies.

Samsung investigating Galaxy S8 'iris hack'

2017-05-24 13:21

Samsung Electronics is investigating claims by a German hacking group that it fooled the iris recognition system of the new flagship Galaxy S8 device.

Smartphone revolution blazes on as iPhone turns 10

2017-01-08 16:43

The smartphone continues to change the world a decade after the debut of the iPhone, even as Apple is under pressure to come up with a new wonder.

Michael Fassbender makes a turtleneck look sexy in the trailer for the Steve Jobs movie

2015-05-25 22:00

Michael Fassbender dons the iconic black turtleneck of Steve Jobs in the new trailer for the biopic.

Apple tax case likely to fail - minister

2014-11-09 21:00

Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan says a European Commission case against Ireland over tax breaks given to Apple is likely to fail.

Plans to crack down on corporate tax avoidance

2014-09-16 16:53

Plans for rewriting international tax rules could eliminate structures that have allowed companies like Google and to shave billions of off tax.

Apple sees record demand for new iPhones

2014-09-15 15:39

Apple has received record pre-orders for its new iPhone models, but customers will have to wait for the larger-screen versions, the company says.

Will Apple's digital wallet kill the card swipe?

2014-09-14 09:47

Will Apple Pay be the tipping point to make people switch their wallets for their phones?

US stocks: Apple in focus ahead of event

2014-09-09 14:18

Apple is firmly in focus going into a "special event" where the tech giant will likely unveil the latest versions of its popular iPhone line.


Apple nears bear territory as iPhone demand concern mounts

2018-11-20 12:20

Apple shares dropped close to bear market territory Monday on concern consumers are no longer clamoring for its cornerstone product, the iPhone.

Nokia, Apple bury hatchet in patent dispute

2017-05-24 13:47

Nokia and Apple say they are burying the hatchet in a bitter patent dispute with a cooperation agreement and an undisclosed cash payment.

Rare Apple-1 auctioned for less than expected

2017-05-21 14:27

A rare working Apple-1, the first computer produced by Steve Jobs' world-beater-to-be company four decades ago, has sold for less than expected at an auction in Germany.

Apple says services are back up

2015-07-21 18:23

Apple, whose App Store, Apple Music, iTunes Store and some other services were disrupted for more than three hours, says the services are back up.

Lufthansa now on the Apple Watch

2015-05-13 15:33

Lufthansa is now offering a new app for the Apple Watch, featuring personalised flight information and boarding passes available to passengers.

China clears way for Apple iPhone 6 sales

2014-09-30 10:31

China has cleared the way for Apple to sell its latest iPhones in the key market by granting it a licence, says the industry regulator.

Apple releases tool to remove free U2 album

2014-09-16 11:37

Some iPhone users are not happy that U2's new album, Songs of Innocence, was automatically added to their iTunes music library, free of charge.

Swiss watchmakers not excited about Apple Watch

2014-09-14 16:22

Apple may be known for revolutionising the world of music and mobile phones, but Switzerland's centuries-old luxury watchmakers are unimpressed.

U2 releases new album for free in Apple surprise

2014-09-10 09:09

Irish superstars U2 have released their first album in five years for free on Apple's iTunes in a surprise, attention-grabbing step as the tech giant unveiled its latest smartphones.

Apple iPhone 6 leaves supply chain scrambling

2014-08-22 11:36

Apple is scrambling to get enough screens ready for the new iPhone 6 smartphone as the need to redesign a key component disrupted panel production.

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