March 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Apple shares headed for another all-time high today ahead of an announcement about what the company plans to do with its enormous pile of cash. Apple is the world’s most valuable publicly traded company, with a market capitalization of $545 billion. Continue Reading
March 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Apple is holding an event today in San Francisco, and has hinted that it will reveal a new iPad model. Rumors speak of an updated tablet with a speedier processor, a sharper screen and an option for faster wireless broadband access. Continue Reading
January 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
The incident highlighted Apple’s huge popularity in China and the role of middlemen who buy up limited supplies of iPhones and other products or smuggle them from abroad for resale to Chinese gadget fans at a big markup.
January 10, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
How old brands become newApple orchestrated one in consumer electronics. Cadillac in cars. Al Gore in politics. And Tim Tebow in football. Now, Lincoln is trying to stage one of its own for its aging cars. Continue Reading
December 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
The probe, announced today by the European Commission, offers a glimpse into the fierce fight for shares of the growing e-book market, especially as Apple has tried to take on Amazon and its Kindle e-book reader.
October 15, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Knitcraft Corp. executives are distancing themselves from comments attributed to them about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs buying his trademark black turtleneck sweaters from the Winona-based retailer. Continue Reading
October 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Steve Jobs, who co-founded and ran Apple, moved technology from garages to pockets, took entertainment from discs to bytes and turned gadgets into extensions of the people who use them. Continue Reading
October 4, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Apple is unveiling a new iPhone. The iPhone 4S will run faster and has new mobile software that can sync content wirelessly, without having to plug an iPhone to a Mac or Windows machine, according to Apple. Continue Reading
September 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos today showed off the Kindle Fire, a $199 tablet computer, challenging Apple’s iPad by extending its Kindle brand into the world of full-color, multipurpose devices.
July 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
China, long known for producing counterfeit consumer gadgets, software and brand name clothing, has reached a new piracy milestone fake Apple stores. Continue Reading