Apple CEO Tim Cook received a one time stock award valued at nearly $400 million, the largest given by a company in a decade. The award was to signal confidence in Cook after Steve Jobs turned over direction of Apple to Cook.
Articles by Chris Hauk
Google’s stock price is down today, thanks to Motorola Mobility’s warning of poorer than expected financial results. Increased litigation costs, and tough smartphone competition were listed as the causes.
Apple is reported to have sold 1.2 million of its razor thin and uber light MacBook Air during the holiday shopping season. This report as competing PC manufacturers hope to steal some of Apple’s thunder by introducing their own “Ultrabooks” at this week’s Consumer Electronics Show.
Analyst Chris Whitmore with Deutsche Bank, in a note to investors on Monday, offered his view on the continued lawsuits between Apple and Android handset makers, which include Samsung, HTC and Motorola.
CBS Seattle reports that Microsoft has been granted a patent for what CBS calls “its avoid ghetto” routine for GPS devices. Advertisers could also use the technology to navigate users through an ad campaign.
Tim Bajarin, columnist for Tech.pinions, says that after sitting through various pre-CES press conferences and meetings, one thing stands clear: Everybody is playing catch-up to Apple.
The Microsoft executive who manages software design for the Windows Phone admitted that the mobile operating system was redesigned because of the success of Apple’s iPhone.
Handwritten notes and drawings are a time proven method of recording ideas and plans, but can an app on your iPad really take the place of those easily misplaced pads and pens?
The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office has published a patent application from Apple that states their intent to reinvent a cooling system known in the industry as an “ionic wind generator”.
In its continuing quest to build its already massive collection of smartphone patents, Apple has achieved another win, having been awarded a patent for list editing in iOS.
The latest tablet rumor has Google targeting the Kindle Fire instead of the Apple iPad. Reports are that the new Android based device will have a 7-inch panel, and run Android 4.0.
A Taiwanese touch design company said on Thursday that Apple Inc will pay $5 million as part of a settlement in a multi-touch technology patent infringement case.
A hikers trusty iPhone just might have saved his life, as he not only used it to call 911, he also used a flashlight app to signal rescuers who were searching for him in near total darkness.
The iPhone 4S wasn’t without its share of launch troubles. The complaints of poor battery life have been well reported in the media, but there is another equally frustrating bug for some 4S users: the call muting problem.
In a press release today, Apple announced that the iPhone 4S will be available in China and 21 additional countries on January 13th, marking a continuation of Apple’s rapid international rollout.
Apple was the number one recommended stock by Ticonderoga Securities in 2011. Now, at the beginning of 2012, it holds the same title once again.