Apple Inc. is a California based computer hardware and software manufacturer. The company was founded by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne in 1976. The company operates worldwide with 34,000 employees and made $8 billion profit in 2009. The company is most famous for its mp3 player, the iPod.
# apple - Today’s News
The company is partnering with Shazam, whose music-recognition software will be built into Apple’s upcoming mobile software update iOS 8.
# apple - Thursday 10 April, 2014
# apple - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
Samsung fired back at Apple’s accusations of patent theft by saying it was Google that wrote the Android software used on its phones and tablets.
# apple - Monday 31 March, 2014
Apple has accused Samsung of infringing on five patents on newer patents, while Samsung made a counterclaim, saying Apple stole two of its ideas to use on iPhones and iPads.
# apple - Friday 28 March, 2014
That’s what the Japanese are saying anyway.
# apple - Tuesday 11 March, 2014
Eamon Gilmore told the Dáil that talks on the contentious issues of flags, parades and the past were “derailed” after the release of John Downey.
The lawsuit was filed by a mother whose five-year old son spent more than $65 on in-app purchases without his parents’ permission
# apple - Friday 7 March, 2014
Meanwhile, the Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said that the Finance Minister is dealing with the issue of “statelessness”.
Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know today as we head towards the weekend.
# apple - Monday 3 March, 2014
CarPlay is built primarily around Siri voice commands and the first cars supporting the service will come from Ferrari, Honda, Hyundai, and Mercedes-Benz.
# apple - Friday 28 February, 2014
IPCom claimed that Apple had violated a patent which allowed priority access to certain mobile phone calls in case of an emergency, even if the network is busy.
# apple - Monday 24 February, 2014
The flaw affects how secure data is sent over the internet.
# apple - Friday 21 February, 2014
It’s rumoured that the company will roll out the Android-powered device in March.
# apple - Sunday 16 February, 2014
Official Ireland does not like inconvenient truths – which is why Trinity professor Jim Stewart’s spot-on research makes it defensive.
# apple - Thursday 13 February, 2014
When will the madness end?
# apple - Monday 10 February, 2014
# apple - Friday 7 February, 2014
The company has bought back more than $40 billion of its shares over the past twelve months and expects to buy back an additional $20 billion.
# apple - Monday 3 February, 2014
The video celebrates the Mac’s 30th anniversary and all footage was shot in the one day.
# apple - Friday 31 January, 2014
The Apple CEO, Tim Cook, was in Cork today addressing staff at its Hollyhill plant this morning before meeting Kenny.
# apple - Thursday 30 January, 2014
The dual-display laptop would have a transparent back which would allow light to pass through and charge it.
# apple - Monday 27 January, 2014
Apple chief Tim Cook said they “love having the most satisfied, loyal and engaged customers”.
The agreement between the two companies will cover the firms’ existing patents as well as those filed over the next ten years.
The company originally planned to create a wallet app in 2012, but backed out after concerns that consumers would blame it for any bad experiences with merchants.
# apple - Thursday 16 January, 2014
The new mobile app allows users to access contact details for TDs and Senators, and multimedia content from Leinster House.
# apple - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
The US Federal Trade Commission says that at least $32.5 million will be repaid to US customers after the children bough Apps without parent’s knowledge.
# apple - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
The company tried to block the monitor saying he had a personal bias against it.
# apple - Tuesday 7 January, 2014
Today everyone’s been talking about a grim discovery in Offaly, Ireland’s bond market return and Ralf Lauren’s niece in a pub courtroom.
Analysts say that the company’s smartphone business was not as lucrative because of higher marketing costs.
Consumers spent $1 billion in December alone, making it the store’s best month on record.
# apple - Friday 3 January, 2014
Not everything created at Apple was a home-run hit.
# apple - Monday 23 December, 2013
The deal will bring the iPhone range to customers on a network with an estimated 760 million subscribers.
# apple - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
The company was said to have misled a number of customers about its obligation to replace or repair faulty devices.
Ireland cannot give with one hand to developing countries while facilitating tax avoidance at the same time, writes Morina O’Neill.
# apple - Monday 9 December, 2013
The companies which include Facebook, Microsoft and Google are demanding the government to allow greater transparency and accountability when requesting public data.
# apple - Sunday 8 December, 2013
Tablets have grown in popularity since the iPad first appeared in 2010, but which one is right for you?
# apple - Friday 6 December, 2013
The feature will allow shoppers to scan and pay for certain goods, alert them to upgrades and notify them when an order is ready to be collected.
# apple - Thursday 5 December, 2013
You could be paying anything between €517 to €798 depending on where you’re based.
# apple - Friday 22 November, 2013
Apple was yesterday awarded an additional $290 million in damages by a jury after Samsung was found to have infringed on their patents.