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Rumors Surrounding Apple’s iPad Pro

Nov 3 2014 1:44pm CST | Source: bidness etc

Apple Inc.’s (AAPL) innovative products remain a subject of speculation. The most recent buzz has been about the larger iPad Pro. The rumors come from the Japanese site Macotakara and have spread around the Internet. Apple has declined to comment but has not denied the statements yet. Speculations Macotakara reports that the screen size of the Ipad Pro would be 12.2 inches, which is much shorter than some predictions of 12.9 inches. The site also mention that the ne ...
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Apple CEO Explains Why the iPod Classic Was Discontinued

Oct 28 2014 1:24pm CDT | Source: ign

Apple CEO Tim Cook has explained the company's reasoning for discontinuing the iPod Classic. Speaking at the WSJD conference, Cook said that Apple simply could no longer get its hands on the necessary parts required to build the 160GB iPod Classic. According to The Verge, Cook went on to say that Apple felt it wouldn't be worth it to completely redesign the device. Talks of the discontinuation of the iPod Classic began last month when Appl ...
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Apple Inc. And Alibaba Group Holding Ltd To Discuss Payments System Tie-Up

Oct 28 2014 7:03am CDT | Source: bidness etc

It seems Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) and Apple Inc. (AAPL) might soon be attending a “marriage” of their payments systems. Top executives from the two companies are expected to meet later this week to discuss a prospective partnership. The news of the potential development came as Alibaba’s Executive Chairman Jack Ma, and Apple’s Chief Executive Tim Cook spoke at the WSJD global technology conference yesterday. S ...
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Carl Icahn Vs. Ralph Nader – What Will Apple Do?

Oct 27 2014 9:26am CDT | Source: bidness etc

Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) postman has been kept busy, as letters to CEO Tim Cook continue to flow. The latest one comes from the pioneer of modern consumer protectionism in the US, Ralph Nader. The letter calls for Apple to spend money to improve the working conditions of workers that assemble the company’s devices in China, rather than utilizing the funds on share buybacks. The letter, published by th ...
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Apple Stock Trades At All-Time High: Sell Side Positive After Earnings Beat

Oct 23 2014 12:06pm CDT | Source: bidness etc

After posting upbeat earnings for the fourth quarter of its 2014 fiscal year (4QFY14), Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) stock crossed the $100 mark, to reach an all-time high of $105. The better-than-expected iPhone 6 sales (39.3 million units), compared to earlier estimate of 38 million, was the major catalyst for the positive quarterly results. This has translated into the company’s share price rallying– which was trading below $100 throughout last week – to its all-time high of $105. Apple's mov ...
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Apple To Open 25 More Stores In China

Oct 23 2014 7:44am CDT | Source: bidness etc

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tim Cook continues to meet several high-profile individuals in China. In a recent interview to Sina Corp, Mr. Cook said Apple is planning to expand its presence in the country. The company plans to open 25 more stores in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Mainland China, taking its total number of stores in the region to 40. Earlier, Apple had planned to increase its store count in the region to 22 by 2015.   Apple’s intention of i ...
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Will iPad Air 2 Revive Dwindling iPad Sales?

Oct 23 2014 6:50am CDT | Source: bidness etc

Sales of Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) iPads have continued to slide for the third consecutive quarter. They were down 13% year-over-year (YoY) to 12.3 million units, compared to the 14.1 million units sold in the same period last year. This has resulted in a drop of 14% YoY. The tech giant now hopes that the product refreshers –iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3– can help revive the segment's falling sales. The iPad's dwindling sales a ...
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On Track Innovations Surges On Apple Pay Launch

Oct 22 2014 4:40am CDT | Source: bidness etc

On Track Innovations Ltd.'s (USA) (OTIV) stock surged as much as 9% in the last trading session, as investors drove up the price after the successful release of Apple Inc.’s (AAPL) payment system, Apple Pay. On Track Innovations specializes in developing cashless payment solutions, and its WAVE device can be used in tandem with older iPhones to make them compatible with Apple Pay; by default, full Apple Pay functionality is currently only available on the iPhone 6 and iPhone ...
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Analysts Don’t Agree With Carl Icahn's Valuation Of Apple

Oct 10 2014 2:20pm CDT | Source: bidness etc

Carl Icahn made the headlines yesterday. His letter to Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) Tim Cook and the company's board encapsulated several important points, including his valuation of Apple stock at $203. However, sell-side analysts view his estimates as "rather optimistic." Steve Milunovich, analyst at UBS AG (UBS), notes that although Apple's stock is undervalued, an estimation of $203 per share from Mr. Icahn is to ...
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