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2015

Shares of Apple predicted to reach $160 on continued strength of iPhone 6

Monday May 11, 2015

In a memo to investors on Monday, Canaccord Genuity raised its price target for Apple stock from $155 to $160, based on a belief that there remains plenty of room for expansion in iPhone 6 sales.

Former Apple exec Scott Forstall talks Broadway in rare interview

Monday May 11, 2015

After years out of the public eye, former iPhone software chief Scott Forstall is back in the spotlight with a new interview that touches on life after Apple, as a Broadway producer.

Apple considering 'major' expansion of Ireland manufacturing - report

Monday May 11, 2015

Apple is considering yet another expansion of its factory in Cork, Ireland in order to cope with overwhelming global demand for its products, a report said on Monday.

Rumor: Apple's 12.9" 'iPad Pro' to feature silver nanowire touch panel, debut in 2016

Monday May 11, 2015

Apple is rumored to have requested samples of new silver nanowire material for thinner touch panels, potentially for use in a jumbo-sized 12.9-inch "iPad Pro," according to a new report.

Apple CEO Tim Cook expands social media presence with new account on China's Weibo

Monday May 11, 2015

Chinese Apple fans can now follow Tim Cook on Weibo -- a Chinese microblogging service similar to Twitter --thanks to a new, verified account for the company's chief executive.

Apple's iOS holds lead in enterprise for Q1 on strong iPhone 6 demand, but tablet share eroding

Monday May 11, 2015

Riding a wave of record-breaking iPhone sales, Apple remained the market leader in enterprise mobile device activations for the first quarter of 2015, but competitors are slowly eating away at iPad's tablet share, according to Good Technology.

Chinese smartphone market shrinks for first time in 6 years, but Apple still booming

Monday May 11, 2015

The Chinese smartphone market shrunk by 4 percent in the first quarter of calendar 2015, marking the first time it has seen a year over year contraction in six years, even in the face of huge growth by Apple, IDC reported on Monday.

Apple expands green initiative to Chinese manufacturing, to manage 1M acres of forest

Sunday May 10, 2015

Apple on Monday local China time announced a major expansion of its environmental responsibility operations in the region, including the creation of one million acres of responsibly managed forests and a buildout of clean energy infrastructure for manufacturing facilities, offices and retail stores.

How to sync photos to your Apple Watch

Sunday May 10, 2015

Despite it's small screen, the Apple Watch OLED display is bright and images look great on the high resolution screen, making it a perfect canvas for your photos.

Fiat CEO meets with Tim Cook, says Apple planning automotive 'intervention'

Sunday May 10, 2015

Following a recent trip to California, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne said he met with Apple's Tim Cook to discuss the tech giant's "intervention in the car," suggesting Cupertino is continuing work on new automotive technologies.

Killer Deal: Get a Free Apple TV and up to $469 off all 21- & 27-inch iMacs with Apple Care

Saturday May 09, 2015

AppleInsider and Apple Authorized Reseller Adorama have teamed up this week to give away a Free Apple TV and instant discounts of $119 to $469 on nearly 90 different 21- and 27-inch iMac configurations with AppleCare extended protection, all of which also ship free with no sales tax collected in 48 states.

Inside Apple Inc in Switzerland: No Watch yet, but Apple Pay unofficially working, strong demand for products

Saturday May 09, 2015

Switzerland is an affluent country with lots of people who value high quality products and new technology, making it a potential hotspot for Apple Watch--at least once the new product is officially launched in the country, known for its breathtaking mountains and equally breathtaking consumer prices.

This week in AppleInsider: 12.9" iPad Pro details, Beats Music woes, AppleBot & more

Saturday May 09, 2015

This week saw a number of details emerge about Apple's plans for a 12.9-inch iPad, a new Apple TV, and Web search. The company's efforts to relaunch Beats Music appeared to be running into roadblocks however, with word of incomplete deals, and even probes by two U.S. government agencies.

SEGA to withdraw older, substandard iOS games in spring cleaning

Friday May 08, 2015

Japanese games maker SEGA on Friday said it will soon cull a number of back catalog titles from Apple's iOS App Store in an effort to maintain a level of consistency across its software lineup.

Apple seeds Xcode 6.3.2 gold master to developers

Friday May 08, 2015

Apple on Friday released a golden master candidate for Xcode 6.3.2, brings a number of bug fixes and backend improvements to its coding tool for Mac and iOS developers.

As Swiss watchmakers dismiss Apple Watch threat, Swiss National Bank increased its Apple holdings by 60%

Friday May 08, 2015

Over the first calendar quarter of 2015, the Swiss National Bank increased its holding of Apple stock by 60 percent to 8.90 million shares, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing.

Apple sends out notifications to WWDC 2015 scholarship winners

Friday May 08, 2015

Apple on Friday began sending out scholarship notifications for the 2015 Worldwide Developers Conference, giving lucky winners a chance to get into the event without paying the standard $1,599 ticket price.

Bidding intensifies for Nokia's Here maps as Uber offers $3B

Friday May 08, 2015

Whether or not Apple is still in the running to buy Nokia's Here, the digital mapping service will likely sell for more than $3 billion thanks to a bid made by transportation service Uber.

Apple Inc. shares approach ex-dividend as it gears up to distribute $2.7 billion to shareholders

Friday May 08, 2015

On May 14, Apple will pay shareholders of record a quarterly dividend of $0.52 per share, but investors must have settled ownership of the company's stock by Monday, May 11, in order to qualify.

Apple to give the first hit free with its new streaming service - report

Friday May 08, 2015

Apple is reportedly planning to entice consumers to sign up for its new streaming music service by offering a number of try-before-you-buy options, including a lengthy trial period and revamped iTunes Radio stations.