Apple, Microsoft, Google Report Combined 2Q Profits Of More Than $50 BillionThree tech companies — Apple, Microsoft and Google owner Alphabet — reported combined profits of more than $50 billion in the April-June quarter, underscoring their unparalleled influence and success at reshaping the way we live.
Facing Removal From Mineta-SJ Airport, Homeless Campers Moving To Land Owned By AppleWith less than four weeks to go before the City of San Jose must submit its plans to remove hundreds of homeless encampments near Mineta San Jose Airport, some of the airport inhabitants have begun moving to an even larger site nearby, owned by Apple.
Apple: Blindsided, Handcuffed By Trump Administration Demand For Swalwell Data Seeking to protect its image as a guardian of personal privacy, Apple maintains it was blindsided and handcuffed by a Trump administration probe that resulted in the company handing over phone data from California Democratic congressmen Eric Swalwell and Adam Schiff.
Apple's Big Developer Conference Tries To Move Past BacklashThere's a cloud hanging over Apple's big annual developer event this week: many app developers aren't very happy with the Cupertino-based company right now.
Apple Unveils iOS 15 With New Features For Post-Pandemic LifeApple kicked off its annual developers conference on Monday by unveiling new features on iOS 15 that cater to our lives as the world begins to emerge from the pandemic.
Google Hit With Massive Fine In France For Abusing 'Dominant' Ads PositionFrance's antitrust watchdog fined Google the equivalent of $268 million this week for abusing its power in the field of online advertising.
Judge Dismisses Bribery Case Against Apple ExecutiveA judge dismissed bribery charges Tuesday brought against an Apple executive that connected him to a gun permit scandal at the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s office.
Judge Digs Into Apple App Store Policies As Epic Games Trial EndsThe judge who will decide a case challenging Apple’s stranglehold on its iPhone app store indicated on Monday she would like to promote more competition but without dismantling a commission system that reaps billions of dollars for the technology powerhouse.
Apple CEO Tim Cook Faces Tough Questions About App Store Competition In Epic Games Antitrust CaseApple CEO Tim Cook described the company’s ironclad control over its mobile app store as a way to keep things simple for customers while protecting them against security threats and privacy intrusions during Friday testimony denying allegations he has been running an illegal monopoly.
As Apple Trial Nears End, CEO Tim Cook Plans To Take Witness StandThe legal battle over Apple’s commissions from the company’s app store is wrapping up with a bang, as the company made clear CEO Tim Cook plans to testify Friday.
Apple Holds Edge In App Store Trial Despite Nagging IssuesApple seems to be prevailing in an antitrust trial examining whether its mobile app store illegally skims profits from smaller companies.
Apple's App Store Chief Fends Off Attacks In Antitrust TrialApple’s top app store executive on Thursday faced an avalanche of documents unleashed Thursday by an Epic Games lawyer aiming to prove allegations that the iPhone maker has been gouging app makers as part of a scheme hatched by Apple's late co-founder Steve Jobs.
Fortnite-Maker Epic Games Targets Apple's 'Walled Garden' App Store In Landmark LawsuitThe maker of the wildly-popular Fortnite video game, Epic Games, portrayed Apple’s lucrative app store Monday as both a "walled garden" and a price-gouging monopoly in opening arguments in a trial that may reshape the technological landscape.
EU Accuses Apple Of Antitrust Breach Amid Spotify ComplaintEuropean Union regulators accused Cupertino-based Apple on Friday of violating the bloc's antitrust laws, alleging the iPhone maker distorts competition for music streaming.
Apple's Latest iOS Update Includes App Tracking Shield To Protect iPhone, iPad UsersApple is cracking down snoopy apps that secretly shadow people on their in order to target more advertising at users with a new privacy feature, dubbed “App Tracking Transparency,” as part of the latest update to the operating system powering the iPhone and iPad.