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Apple pulls out of South by Southwest festival amid coronavirus outbreak

03 March, 2020 2:16 pm 2:16 pm

(Reuters) – Apple Inc is pulling out of this month’s South by Southwest music and tech festival amid the coronavirus outbreak, a company spokesman said on Wednesday. The US death toll from coronavirus infections rose to 11 on Wednesday and California Governor Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency amid the nation’s largest outbreak. Facebook Inc … Read More

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Coronavirus infections slow in China as Apple becomes latest business casua...

02 February, 2020 10:24 am 10:24 am

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – The number of new coronavirus infections in mainland China fell below 2,000 on Tuesday for the first time since January, although global experts warn it is still too early to say the outbreak is being contained. The economic fallout from the epidemic spread to US technology titan Apple, which warned of iPhone … Read More

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Top Apple iPhone maker Foxconn restarts key China plant with 10% of workers

02 February, 2020 11:13 pm 11:13 pm

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Apple’s biggest iPhone maker Foxconn got approval to resume production at a key plant in China after being forced to shut it following the coronavirus outbreak, but only 10% of the factory’s workforce has managed to return so far, a source told Reuters. Taiwan’s Foxconn, the world’s largest contract electronics maker, got … Read More

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Apple to close all China mainland stores due to virus outbreak

02 February, 2020 11:25 am 11:25 am

(Reuters) – Apple Inc on Saturday said it would shut all of its official stores and corporate offices in mainland China until Feb 9. as fears over the coronavirus outbreak mounted and the death toll more than doubled to over 250 from a week ago. “Out of an abundance of caution and based on the … Read More

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Trump criticizes Apple’s encryption stance on Pensacola phones

01 January, 2020 6:31 pm 6:31 pm

(Reuters) – President Donald Trump lashed out at Apple Inc, castigating the iPhone maker for what he said was its refusal to unlock phones used by criminals while benefiting from government help on trade. Trump’s tweet came amid the investigation into the fatal shooting of three Americans by a Saudi Air Force officer at the … Read More

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Apple has deep concerns that ex-employees accused of theft will flee to Chi...

12 December, 2019 4:41 pm 4:41 pm

SAN JOSE, California (Reuters) – Apple Inc told a federal court it has deep concerns that two Chinese-born former employees accused of stealing trade secrets from the company will try to flee before their trials if their locations are not monitored. At a hearing in US District Court for the Northern District of California, prosecutors … Read More

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Apple cancels premiere of film ‘The Banker’ after unspecified &...

11 November, 2019 9:11 am 9:11 am

(Reuters) – Apple Inc has cancelled the world premiere of movie “The Banker,” one of its first original films, as it investigates unspecified concerns surrounding the period drama, the company said. “The Banker” was supposed to debut on Thursday in Hollywood at the American Film Institute’s AFI Fest. “We purchased ‘The Banker’ earlier this year as we … Read More

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Samsung Display to invest $11 billion by 2025 amid industry oversupply

10 October, 2019 9:22 am 9:22 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – Apple Inc supplier Samsung Display said on Thursday it will invest 13.1 trillion won ($11 billion) on facilities and research to upgrade a production line, as it battles severe oversupply due to weak global demand for smartphones and TVs. The unit of Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said that by 2025 it will … Read More


Tech giants to pay higher tax bills, OECD proposes

10 October, 2019 2:05 am 2:05 am

NEW YORK – New tax plans aimed at making global firms pay more tax have been published by an international economic body. The proposals would give governments more power to tax big technology firms such as Apple, Facebook and Google. The Organisation for Economic and Development (OECD) proposals would mean big companies paying more tax where … Read More

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US SC snubs University of Wisconsin appeal in patent fight with Apple

10 October, 2019 9:24 pm 9:24 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US Supreme Court (SC) on Monday refused to hear a bid by the University of Wisconsin’s patent licensing arm to reinstate its legal victory against Apple Inc in a fight over computer processor technology that the school claimed the company used without permission in certain iPhones and iPads. The justices, on … Read More


US house panel demands emails from Apple, Facebook, Amazon, Google

09 September, 2019 2:58 am 2:58 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A US House of Representatives panel on Friday demanded internal emails, detailed financial information and other company records from top executives of Amazon.com Inc, Facebook Inc, Apple Inc, and Alphabet Inc’s Google, widening the antitrust probe of Big Tech. The letters seek by Oct 14 internal emails over the last decade from … Read More


Apple’s new iPhones shift smartphone camera battleground to AI

09 September, 2019 9:19 pm 9:19 pm

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – When Apple Inc introduced its triple-camera iPhone this week, marketing chief Phil Schiller waxed on about the device’s ability to create the perfect photograph by weaving it together with eight separate exposures captured before the main shot, a feat of “computational photography mad science.” “When you press the shutter button it takes … Read More

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Uighurs targeted in iPhone attack but disputes Google findings: Apple

09 September, 2019 12:08 pm 12:08 pm

(Reuters) – Apple Inc on Friday confirmed that China’s Uighurs had been the target of attacks due to iPhone security flaws, but disputed rival Alphabet Inc’s description of the effort to track users of the smartphone in real time. Google Project Zero researchers said last week that five security flaws led to a “sustained effort … Read More


Apple CEO cautions Trump about China tariffs, Samsung competition

08 August, 2019 6:49 am 6:49 am

NEW JERSEY (Reuters) – President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he had spoken with Apple Inc’s Chief Executive Tim Cook about the impact of US tariffs on Chinese imports as well as competition from South Korean company Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. Trump said Cook “made a good case” that tariffs could hurt Apple, given … Read More

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Apple’s AirPods will not escape Trump’s China tariffs

08 August, 2019 10:22 am 10:22 am

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s AirPods, Apple Watch and HomePod, which have helped the company offset waning sales of its bestselling iPhone this year, are not included in a temporary reprieve on tariffs by the Trump administration and will face a 10% levy on Sept 1. The administration said on Tuesday that some major … Read More