News tagged ‘apple’

Thursday, 23 May 2013

Apple: Samsung Galaxy S4 & Google Now Violate Siri Patents

Apple: Samsung Galaxy S4 & Google Now Violate Siri Patents

Apple says that the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the Google Now service for Android violate Siri patents. The Cupertino-based company has filed the motion to amend its existing infringement complaint in a California court.

Monday, 25 Mar 2013

Apple Buys Indoor Mapping Firm WifiSLAM

Apple Buys Indoor Mapping Firm WifiSLAM

Apple has recently acquired WifiSLAM, a company that specializes in indoor mapping services, for about US$20 million. The only other tech giant which offers similar services (airports, shopping malls and sports venues, etc) is Google.

Friday, 22 Mar 2013

Apple's Jon Ive is Pushing for Starker and Simpler

Apple's Jon Ive is Pushing for Starker and Simpler "Flat Design" in Next iOS

Jony Ive, who has recently taken over Apple's Human Interface team, is said to be pushing for a simpler, "flat design" for the upcoming iOS.

Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013

Apple Attacked by Hackers, Will Issue Malware Removal Tool Soon (Updated)

Apple Attacked by Hackers, Will Issue Malware Removal Tool Soon (Updated)

According to a statement by Apple, the company was attacked by hackers but said that no data was retrieved. Also, the company will issue a malware removal tool soon.

Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013

Google May Pay Apple More Than US$1 Billion To Remain Default iOS Search Engine

Google May Pay Apple More Than US$1 Billion To Remain Default iOS Search Engine

According to a new report from Morgan Stanley, Google could pay Apple more than US$1 billion in 2014 to remain the default search engine on iOS. In 2009, Google paid about US$82 million for the same privilege.

Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013

Apple Successfully Trademarks Design of Its Retail Stores

Apple Successfully Trademarks Design of Its Retail Stores

After two previous unsuccessful attempts, Apple has finally filed a trademark claim with the U.S. patent office on the design of its signature minimalist retail stores.

Thursday, 24 Jan 2013

Apple Records Revenue and Profits, Yet Shares Prices Continue to Dive

Apple Records Revenue and Profits, Yet Shares Prices Continue to Dive

Despite raking up record revenue and profits for Q1 2013, Apple's share prices continue to fall.

Samsung Breezes Past Apple As World's Leading Chip Customer

Samsung Breezes Past Apple As World's Leading Chip Customer

According to Gartner, Samsung has surpassed Apple in 2012 to become the world's leading buyer of semiconductor products.

Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013

AMD Recruits Former Apple and Qualcomm Senior Engineers

AMD Recruits Former Apple and Qualcomm Senior Engineers

AMD may be trying to expand beyond PC chips with the hiring of two senior engineers, Charlie Matar, previously senior vice president of engineering at Qualcomm, and Wayne Meretsky, previously technical lead for OS X at Apple.

Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013

Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad of 'jOBS' to Headline Macworld 2013

Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad of 'jOBS' to Headline Macworld 2013

This year's Macworld attendees will be able to see Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad share their experiences in playing in the upcoming Jobs biopic.

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