Tag: Apples

Samsung Galaxy S10 Model Numbers Leak Showing 3 Variants, Following in Apple’s Footsteps

Samsung Galaxy S10 will be the South Korean phone manufacturer’s next flagship smartphone, due for launch in the first half of 2019. While we still have a few months to go before an announcement, leaks are already filling the rumour market with features and additions that we can expect in the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S10 […]

Apple’s AirPower Delayed Due to Overheating, Interference Issues: Sonny Dickson

The AirPower wireless charging mat was unveiled at Apple’s iPhone event last year, with the availability pegged for 2018. The year is almost coming to an end, with Apple’s iPhone event for this year also done and dusted with. However, there has been no mention of the AirPower whatsoever. Now, famed tipster Sonny Dickson is […]

Apple’s Newest iPhone Could Have Big Screen, Big Price

Apple is expected to blast further past the $1,000 (roughly Rs. 72,000) price barrier when it launches new iPhones on Wednesday, but Wall Street is most intrigued by how deep into its larger-than-ever lineup prices hikes may go. Apple’s market capitalisation has passed $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 72 lakh crores) and the company needs to sustain […]

Apple’s September 12 Launch Event: New iPhone Models, Apple Watch iPad Pro, and Everything Else Expected

Apple as usual is hosting its annual iPhone event in September, and this time it sent out invites for a September 12 event set to be held at the Steve Jobs Theater. Breaking from tradition, Apple is expected to launch three iPhones this year, and the Apple Watch Series 4 smartwatch. It is also expected […]

Testing Apple’s New Screen Time Parental Controls: First Came Tears, Then Frustration.

“Don’t set the time limit. I can be reasonable!” pleads 9-year-old Tazio, looking up from his iPad. It’s not always fun owning an iPad that a parent can remotely shut off. Also not easy: Trying to parent via new digital “Screen Time” controls. Coming soon to an iPad or iPhone near you, Apple’s iOS 12 […]

Apple’s Mettle in India Tested in Squabble Over Anti-Spam App

In India, the world’s second-biggest smartphone market, Apple’s normally deft management of government relations is being put to a fresh high-stakes test. For almost two years, Apple has battled India’s telecom regulator over a demand that it allow the use of the government’s anti-spam app. Non-compliance, the watchdog threatened last month, could result in phones […]

With Apple’s $1 Trillion Valuation, Wall Street Eyes Bigger Gains

Shares in Apple edged higher on Friday but stayed close to the $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 68.7 lakh crores) valuation milestone the iPhone maker reached a day earlier, even as Wall Street predicted more gains. After becoming the first $1 trillion publicly-listed US company on Thursday, Apple last traded up 0.1 percent at $207.57 (roughly […]

For Apple’s Loyal Shareholders, Decades-Long Patience Pays Off

Donna Fenn bought shares of Apple in the 1980s on the recommendation of a stockbroker a good friend of hers was dating. She’d heard of the company because its co-founder Steve Jobs had appeared on the cover of the magazine she worked for. At the end of 1985, not long after Fenn, now 59, made her […]

Honey, I Shrunk $1 Trillion Apple’s Profit Margins

Apple has been a profit geyser well before it was valued at the $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 68.7 lakh crores) milestone the company reached on Thursday. Even Warren Buffett is impressed. “It is an unbelievable company,” the legendary investor and Apple stockholder said in May as he marvelled that Apple earns almost twice as much […]

Apple’s Earnings Cheer Dampened by Chinese State Media Scolding

Apple may have just notched up its fourth straight quarter of double-digit revenue growth in China, but among some Chinese consumers the glow was overshadowed by Chinese state media’s tirade of criticism against the smartphone giant. On Tuesday evening in China, hours before Apple’s earnings, China’s official state broadcaster railed against the firm in a 30-minute […]