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  • Apple's stock bounces back to hit a new high

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's stock touched a new high Wednesday, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and expand the technological hit factory built by the late Steve Jobs. The milestone represents a dramatic turnaround in sentiment since...

  • TracBeam sues Apple over wireless location technology

    TYLER, Texas (Legal Newsline) – A Colorado-based, inventor-owned company is suing Apple Inc. for patent infringement. TracBeam LLC, which, according to court documents is a “limited liability company organized and existing under the laws of the state of Colorado,” alleged in its Aug. 8...

  • Apple bans use of 2 chemicals in iPhone assembly

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is banning the use of two potentially hazardous chemicals during the final assembly of iPhones and iPads as part of the company's latest commitment to protect the factory workers who build its trendy devices. The decision announced Wednesday comes five months after...

  • White people are underrepresented at Apple

    Apple released its diversity report today. Here are some headlines about it: "Apple Diversity Stats: A Lot of White Men" (PC Mag) "Apple's workforce is mostly white, Asian and male" (USA Today) "Apple Is Mostly White and Male, According to Its First Diversity Report" (Time) "Apple:...

  • Apple's tech jobs held mostly by white, Asian men

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple primarily relies on white and Asian men for its top-paying technology jobs, feeding the perception that Silicon Valley's economic boom is largely excluding women, blacks and Hispanics. A breakdown released Tuesday by Apple Inc. showed 54 percent of the company's...

  • CEO: Glass-making plant for Apple nears production

    PHOENIX (AP) — A large factory in the Phoenix area is reportedly close to starting production of scratch-resistant sapphire glass for Apple cameras and other devices. Tom Gutierrez, CEO of GT Advanced Technologies Inc., told investment analysts last week that the previously empty plant in Mesa...

  • Judge rejects $324.5M settlement of tech wage case

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A federal judge has decided a $324.5 million settlement isn't enough to cover the damages done to more than 60,000 high-tech workers in a class-action lawsuit alleging Google and Apple conspired with other technology companies to block their top employees from getting better...

  • Samsung, Apple agree to drop lawsuits outside US

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung and Apple Inc. have agreed to end all patent lawsuits between each other outside the U.S. in a step back from three years of legal hostilities between the world's two largest smartphone makers. However, Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday that it and Apple...

  • Class action filed by iPhone users who say they were spied on

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (Legal Newsline) – A class action lawsuit has been filed against Apple by class members who claim the company was spying on them with the iPhone’s location tracking tools. In September 2012, Apple released its iPhone 4, which contained an iOS operating system...

  • US companies increasingly fish for growth overseas

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Major U.S. companies are starting to reap their most rapid growth in fertile lands of opportunity far from home. Technology trendsetters Apple Inc., Google Inc., Facebook Inc. and Netflix Inc. all mined foreign countries to produce earnings or revenue that exceeded...

  • Got a rash? iPad, other devices might be the cause

    Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals.



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