Friday, 16 November 2018

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Apple delivers strong profits, but investors punish shares

LONDON: Apple delivered blockbuster earnings, but saw shares punished after a disappointing holiday season forecast and word that it will stop reporting how many iPhones it sells. The technology giant makes most of its money from iPhones, and sales numbers have been seen as a bellwether of the company’s fortunes. ...

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Apple Watch supplier under fire over China student labour

BEIJING: Apple is investigating a factory in southwest China after a labour rights group said the tech giant´s supplier forced student workers to work “like robots” to assemble its popular Apple Watch . Many were compelled to work in order to get their vocational degrees and had to do night ...

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Amazon hits trillion-dollar milestone with focus on the long game

NEW YORK: Amazon’s market value hit $1 trillion on Tuesday, the second company after Apple to hit the milestone, following an incredible journey for the internet giant which has kept a long-term focus since launching as an online bookseller two decades ago. Early gains lifted Amazon’s value to $1 trillion ...

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Apple Monitoring Infowars App For Content Violations

LONDON: Apple Inc said that an app belonging to popular conspiracy theorist Alex Jones remains in the company’s mobile App Store because it has not been found to be in violation of any content policies. The Infowars Official app has become the App Store’s third most-downloaded news app this week ...

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Apple becomes first company to hit $1 trillion milestone

LONDON: Apple Inc became the first $1 trillion publicly listed US company on Thursday, crowning a decade-long rise fueled by its ubiquitous iPhone that transformed it from a niche player in personal computers into a global powerhouse spanning entertainment and communications. The tech company’s stock jumped 2.8 per cent to ...

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Apple, Amazon lead the pack to $1 trillion market value

NEW YORK: For a long time, Apple appeared to be flying solo to a $1 trillion market value, but Amazon is right at its heels – and experts have no fears of a tech bubble. Apple, at $939 billion, remains the highest-valued private company on the global markets – and ...

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Apple supports Malala Fund’s expansion in Latin America

RIO DE JANEIRO: Apple launched a new collaboration between its 10 Apple Developer Academies in Brazil and Malala Fund to advance education opportunities for girls. The advocates join Malala Fund’s network of Gulmakai champions and will implement projects across the country designed to empower girls, teachers and policymakers through skills development, school enrollment efforts and education ...

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Apple launch $300 Million Fund for China Clean Energy

SHANGHAI: Apple Inc will launch a $300 million clean energy fund in China, the firm said in a statement on Friday, working with its suppliers to invest in renewable energy projects that could power close to 1 million homes in the country. China’s government has made cutting pollution a key ...

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Apple to make 20% fewer new model iPhones this year

Apple Inc expects to ship 80 million new model iPhones this year, down 20 percent from what it had planned at the same time last year, Japanese financial daily Nikkei reported, citing industry sources. The California-based firm has asked suppliers to make about 20 percent fewer components for the three ...

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