A research group is forecasting that sales of smaller tablets will double this year with the expected announcement of a mini iPad on Tuesday.
Apple’s stock has reached $700 for the first time, setting a record for the company the day after it announced that orders for its iPhone 5 topped 2 million in the first 24 hours.
Apple said iPhone 5 preorders topped 2 million in 24 hours, more than double the amount of iPhone 4S preorders.
DataQuick said Friday that nearly 8,600 new and existing houses and condominiums were sold in the nine-county region last month, up more than 14 percent from the same period last year.
In an SEC filing late Tuesday, Facebook said that founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg “has no intention to conduct any sale transactions… for at least 12 months.”
Apple will start selling the iPad in China on July 20 after settling a dispute over the ownership of the tablet computer’s name.
The Federal Communications Commission says complaints about illegal telemarketing calls are up 70% since last year, with most of those complaints are coming from people who are on the national Do Not Call registry.
Authorities raided a pair of homes in Contra Costa County, finding hundreds of pounds of illegal fireworks.
Apple Inc., the world’s most valuable company, trumped skeptics once again by reporting blowout iPhone sales.
Home sales in the San Francisco Bay area reached a five-year high for January last month as prices and mortgage rates plunged, but many of those were so-called distressed sales.