Posts Tagged ‘ Apple ’

iPhone Doubles Apple Profits, but Draws Privacy Concerns

Apr 21st, 2011 | By
iPhone Doubles Apple Profits, but Draws Privacy Concerns

Apple stock soared Wednesday following an announcement of record second-quarter profits, fueled by Verizon Wireless now offering iPhone service. But the good news was dampened by the US Congress and Senate expressing concerns over newly-discovered iPhone privacy concerns. Until January, only AT&T customers were able to buy iPhone. Offering the iPhone through Verizon opened the
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Bon Jovi Accuses Steve Jobs of Killing the Music Business

Mar 15th, 2011 | By
Bon Jovi Accuses Steve Jobs of Killing the Music Business

Rock star Jon Bon Jovi accused Apple’s Steve Jobs of killing the music business, expressing his discontent in this week’s Sunday Times Magazine. Bon Jovi complained that making music downloadable is diluting the physical aspects of the musical experience enjoyed by earlier generations. “Kids today have missed the whole experience of putting the headphones on,
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Apple to Unveil Light Peak High-Speed Connection Technology

Feb 19th, 2011 | By
Apple to Unveil Light Peak High-Speed Connection Technology

Apple will soon unveil a new technology that will revolutionize high-speed connection for computers, an inside source told CNET. The new invention will consolidate numerous connection devices into a single connector that is faster than current high-speed technology. Semiconductor manufacturer Intel has been developing the technology since 2009 under the working name “Light Peak.” Apple
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Obama Meets Heads of Apple, Twitter, Facebook, Google, Yahoo

Feb 17th, 2011 | By
Obama Meets Heads of Apple, Twitter, Facebook, Google, Yahoo

Thursday evening President Obama will meet in San Francisco with twelve corporate leaders in technology and innovation to discuss how their industries can serve as a model for success in innovation, research and development, education, and clean energy, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney announced this afternoon. Attendees will include the heads of Apple, Twitter,
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Nokia Alliance with Microsoft Announcement Rumored Friday

Feb 9th, 2011 | By
Nokia Alliance with Microsoft Announcement Rumored Friday

Inside sources have revealed that new Nokia Chief Executive Stephen Elop is hoping to announce a Nokia alliance with Microsoft during a talk with investors Friday, if a deal can be reached in time. The revelation followed the technology news blog Engadget leaking a dramatic internal memo to Nokia employees. In the memo Elop reportedly
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Android Takes Over

Jan 31st, 2011 | By
Android Takes Over

From tablets to smartphones, Androids are taking over. The Boston research company, Strategy Analytics, said that Google Inc.’s Adroid devices shipped 22 percent of tables in the last quarter of 2010, an dramatic increase from the 2.3 percent the previous quarter. Apple’s iPad dropped from 95 percent to 75 percent in the same time periods.
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