Tag: Apple

Apple Partner TSMC Said to Start Making 7nm Chips for New iPhone Models

Apple manufacturing partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. has started mass production of next-generation processors for new iPhones launching later this year, according to people familiar with the matter. The processor, likely to be called the A12 chip, will use a 7-nanometer design that can be smaller, faster and more efficient than the 10-nanometer chips in current […]

Amazon, Google Lead Global Smart Speaker Market, With Apple at Fourth: Strategy Analytics

Amazon and Google accounted for 70 percent share of the global smart speaker shipments in the first quarter of 2018, with Apple selling 600,000 HomePods in the period, a new report said on Friday. According to market research firm Strategy Analytics, global smart speaker shipments reached 9.2 million units in the first quarter. With 43.6 percent market share, Amazon shipped an impressive […]

Apple sues Qualcomm over patent licensing and $1B in payments

A nasty spat between Apple and Qualcomm broke into public view on Friday when the smartphone maker accused the chip supplier of charging “exorbitant” licensing fees for its cellular technology. Apple is asking a Southern California court to order Qualcomm to pay it nearly $1 billion that it says Qualcomm is holding back. Apple says […]

Tim Cook: Apple may take legal action over immigration restrictions

After sending an email to employees expressing Apple’s opposition to the Trump administration’s new immigration restrictions, Apple CEO Tim Cook is now making a forceful stand. “More than any country in the world, this country is strong because of our immigrant background and our capacity and ability as people to welcome people from all kinds […]

Apple Says iPhones Still Available for Sale in China

Apple Inc stated its iPhone 6 and 6 Plus had been nevertheless to be had for sale in China after Beijing’s intellectual assets regulators barred their sales saying the designs had infringed a patent held via a chinese company. “We appealed an administrative order from a nearby patent tribunal in Beijing remaining month and as […]