Apple is investing $200 million in Corning and Gorilla glass technology

Cupertino has announced its intentions to invest $200 million in Corning Incorporated – the US company behind the popular Gorilla glass technology. The money will go towards: “Corning’s R&D, capital equipment needs and state-of-the-art glass processing”. Apple’s CFO Jeff Williams commented on the move: Corning is a great example of a supplier that has continuedRead More

Even if Apple Breaks $1 Trillion, It Won’t Stay on Top Forever

  APPLE JUST BECAME the first US company to surpass $800 billion in market capitalization. Speculation quickly followed that Apple would soon become the first $1 trillion company, with a rumored $1,000 iPhone 8 coming at year’s end. The company’s share price has been on a tear since the beginning of the year, and salesRead More

“Today at Apple” launches worldwide

  Customers fill the Forum at Apple Union Square as Leon Bridges performs a special acoustic set with Brittni Jessie from his album “Coming Home.” “Today at Apple” kicked off this weekend with new in-store programming around the world, including Photo Walks and Kids Hour at all 495 Apple stores. From Getting Started with Coding toRead More

Apple, Nokia explore deeper partnership after ending patent dispute

Nokia will also supply network infrastructure products to Apple, and Apple will resume sales of Nokia’s digital health products in retail and online stores. (Source: File) Apple has settled a patent dispute with Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia and agreed to buy more of its network products and services, sending Nokia shares up 7 percent.Read More

Apple has finally found someone to support HomeKit

  It’s been a year since Apple officially launched its internet-of-things smart-home service – an event that we noted at the time was somewhat undermined by the fact that there were virtually no products that worked with it. Twelve months later and two weeks out from its annual conference, Apple has finally snagged its firstRead More

Apple Opens Store in Singapore, Its First in Southeast Asia

  HIGHLIGHTS Apple opened its first Southeast Asia store in Singapore on Saturday Hundreds of shoppers camped out in anticipation of the launch The tech behemoth has almost 500 stores globally Apple opened its first Southeast Asia store in Singapore on Saturday, drawing hundreds of excited fans to the swanky two-storey site in the city’sRead More

No Disrespect But Did Apple Change the World?

  I got into a lively debate, twice, in Toronto last week about whether or not Apple’s products had changed the world. I discussed this first with the sharp strategic management professor Bill McEvily, who challenges his University of Toronto students by asking them to read my 2012 book Inside Apple. A central point ofRead More

Apple Design Awards 2017 Winners Announced for Apps and Games

  HIGHLIGHTS Apps and game developers have been praised for innovation The list of winners include both apps and games The company announces these awards every year Just like every other year, Apple Design Awards winners have been announced for 2017, highlighting the creators of apps and games that were able to achieve excellence inRead More

Apple Releases First Beta of New WatchOS 4 Operating System to Developers

Apple today announced new versions of iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS at the keynote event of its Worldwide Developers Conference, and is now providing betas to developers for testing purposes. watchOS 4, the latest version of the operating system that runs on the Apple Watch, is now available for download. Once the proper configuration profileRead More