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iPhone Labeled A Security Threat by China

On Friday, an influential state broadcaster of China declared that a location-tracking function in the iPhone that’s offered by Apple Inc. is a major national security concern. This is just another backlash in China regarding US technology firms. China Central Television, which is run by the state, targeted the function of ‘frequent locations’ that’s offered in the iOS 7 mobile…...
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Beats Electronics Under Apple’s Control for $3 Billion

The Cupertino-California giant, Apple Inc. purchased Beats Electronic for approximately $3 billion. This decision was taken to extend the music influence of the company. With the help of this deal, Apple will bring on Beats Electronics music accessories to promote its music business which has lost most of its charm steadily over the years while it has been the most…...
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Apple and Samsung to Renew Smartphone Patent Battle

The two dominant firms in the smartphone market are returning for a new round in their apparently perpetual patent battle. Both Apple and Samsung. will be returning to federal court right in the heart of Silicon Valley. The case is regarding the tablet and smartphone patents and is the latest installment in the long-running war between the two technology giants…...
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Samsung Guilty of Infringing Apple’s Patent

It has been ruled by a US judge that that Apple’s word recommendation technology, which is patent-protected was infringed by Samsung. This invention refers to the technology used by touchscreen devices of predicting completed words when users have part-typed them for speeding up the text input. According to experts, this ruling could have impact on other Android devices as well…...
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Apple’s CEO Gives up Performance Bonus

Tim Cook, the Chief Executive Officer of Apple Inc. took home roughly the same salary that he had earned in 2012, but he lost part of his stock award that was based on performance in a year that has been dominated by intense competition and rising margin pressure, which eventually ended up bludgeoning the stock of the iPhone maker. Cook…...
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Why China Mobile Deal is Gold For Apple

For Apple Inc., it could prove to be a huge breakthrough if the company manages to win a place in the line-up of the largest telecom provider in China, not to mention what a big shakeup it would be for the smartphone market. According to a report that was seen in the Wall Street Journal, an agreement had been reached…...
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Apple Maps: How Google Isn’t a Winner After All

When Apple first introduced Apple Maps in September 2012, they had been given a severe roasting for their shortcomings. But, despite all the issues associated with them, it seems that they have turned out to be an absolute success amongst the iPhone and iPad users in the US. In comparison, Google has ended up losing about 23 million users in…...
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