On top of the upcoming raises we reported on yesterday, Apple is making it even better to be an employee at their retail stores, with increased employee discounts on their Mac and iPad lines.
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ReadWriteWeb has a great video comparing this weeks introduction of the Microsoft Surface tablet to the introduction of the original iPad.
A new rumor shooting about the Intertubes claims that Sharp is all set to start delivering LCD TV panels to Apple partner Foxconn to allow the assembly of the much discussed, but not yet officially announced Apple television sets. Q3 of 2012 is the rumored time frame for deliveries to begin.
Business Insider and Dow Jones Newswires are reporting that all Apple retail store staff will be receiving raises of at least $4 per hour. The raises, which are based on performance, will begin appearing in paychecks around the middle of July.
Foxconn CEO Terry Gou, who has a history of bold statements, continued his outspoken ways at Hon Hai Precision’s annual shareholders meeting on Monday. All translations seem to claim Gou urged customers to wait for the iPhone 5, “saying that the new model will put Samsung’s Galaxy III to shame.”
LG Electronics has announced it will bow out of tablet computer development and focus on smaller devices that don’t compete head-on with Apple’s iPad.
Sure, you never realized your dream of singing in a boy band, or starring in a tweener Disney epic, and isn’t that probably for the best? But, if your son or daughter has dreams of becoming a film auteur, here’s how to point them in the right direction. Apple’s free summer camps.
Apple and China Unicom reach the end of a three-year agreement later this month, and China Unicom’s president has expressed confidence that the two companies will reach an agreement and sign a new contract.
Samsung will be seeking compensation from Apple after the company won a “symbolic” 3G patent suit in the Hague District Court in the Netherlands.
Most of us remember the “Clapper”. With a clap of your hands you could turn on a light, fans, even a blender if you were so inclined. The perfect gadget for those of us too lazy to crawl out from under our Snuggie to turn on a lamp. Now Belkin takes that concept a few steps farther with the WeMo Switch. Control electrical devices with a tap of your iPad.
Apple’s attempt to ban U.S. sales of Samsung’s Galaxy Tab 10.1 moved one step closer to fruition on Tuesday, as the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit denied a request from Samsung to rehear the case.
A Fulton County, GA Apple Store apparently refused to sell an iPad and an iPhone to a woman and her uncle because they were speaking Farsi to each other. The customers are saying the store racially profiled, and discriminated against them.
Analyst Shaw Wu believes Microsoft’s new ARM-based Surface tablet will need to be priced aggressively, like around the level of Amazon’s $199 Kindle Fire, in order to have a shot at making it in the tablet marketplace.
Falling right in behind Microsoft as the next pretender to attempt to grab the championship belt from Apple’s iPad, Google is expected to announce a new, low-cost Android tablet in the near future. The new, inexpensive tablet has been developed in a partnership by Google and Asustek Computer.
Bankrupt photography company, Eastman Kodak Co., has sued Apple Inc. in an attempt to kill a dispute over patents. That’s right lawsuit fans, we found a story for you.
In a Securities and Exchange Commission filing made today, Liquidmetal Technologies announced that its agreement with Apple has been extended to effectively license its ongoing intellectual property development for an additional two years.