| Aug 14, 2013
| 9:31 AM
SAN FRANCISCO — Activist investor Carl Icahn said he has amassed a sizable stake in Apple Inc. and prodded the tech giant to increase its stock buyback program, cheering investors but creating a headache for one of the industry's most admired...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 12:03 PM
With two weeks to go until Apple’s scheduled Sept. 10 event, fresh rumors about what the company’s next iPhone will look like and do are emerging daily.
Photos reportedly leaked by an employee of an Apple supplier last week added more...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Apple Inc. has made a strategic move to improve the quality of its mapping service by acquiring a Canadian start-up that specializes in collecting large amounts of location-related data.
The Cupertino, Calif., tech giant has acquired the team and...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Investor Carl Icahn revealed plans to have dinner with Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook to discuss the "magnitude" of the company's stock buyback.
Icahn disclosed the planned meeting in a post Thursday on Twitter. "Spoke to Tim," Icahn tweeted. "Planning...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:29 PM
NEW YORK — The Nasdaq Stock Market suffered a distressing three-hour outage that halted trading in some of the nation's leading companies, the latest in a series of embarrassing glitches that have exposed technological weaknesses across Wall Street....
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:39 PM
CUPERTINO, Calif. — Whether the "c" in iPhone 5c stands for color or China, the launch of a plastic cellphone marks one of the biggest strategic shifts for Apple since the company began the smartphone revolution six years ago.
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:38 PM
BEIJING — If Nicole Zhou reflects how the Chinese feel about Apple Inc.'s latest iPhones, the technology giant may have a huge struggle on its hands winning consumers over in the world's biggest smartphone market.
One day after the Cupertino,...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:32 PM
With plenty of fanfare the iPhone 5S was introduced this week. I certainly have plenty of interest because my iPhone 4S contract conveniently is ready for an upgrade. I seem to be on the iPhone S track. First the 3S then the 4S and now, I'm not sure....
| Sep 18, 2013
| 7:20 AM
Apple's iOS 7 is coming Wednesday, and with it, a whole lot of new features.
Listed here are 10 of the most useful features on the latest version of Apple's new mobile operating system. You'll want to test these out after you download and install iOS 7....
| Sep 19, 2013
| 8:24 AM
In one of the few interviews Tim Cook does each year, the Apple CEO said it was never the company's intention to make a low-cost iPhone and compete with others in the "junk business."
Speaking with Bloomberg Businessweek, Cook addressed complaints...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Consumers looking for a way to measure how much excitement there is with the new iPhones that go on sale Friday may want to check out the TaskRabbit index.
In recent Apple launches, busy consumers have turned to the San Francisco micro-job site to...