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Apple is going green: 10th anniversary iPhone 8 may come with recycled metal

Apple is going green: 10th anniversary iPhone 8 may come with recycled metal

Apple wants to “one day” end the need to mine materials from the earth to make its gadgets, the technology giant said in its annual environmental responsibility report out Thursday. “Traditional supply chains are linear,” it said. “Materials are mined, manufactured as products, and often end up in landfills after use. Then the process starts [...]

April 25, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Apple is going green: 10th anniversary iPhone 8 may come with recycled metal

Annual Tablet Shipments in India Decline, Apple Enters Top 5 Makers: IDC

Annual Tablet Shipments in India Decline, Apple Enters Top 5 Makers: IDC

The tablet shipments in India declined 3.1-percent year-on-year to 3.7 million units in 2016 as the demand for the category continued to shrink in the country, as per International Data Corporation (IDC) India. Notably, the data includes shipments for both slate and detachables for the year 2016. “Shipments decline as the consumer demand for tablets [...]

March 15, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Annual Tablet Shipments in India Decline, Apple Enters Top 5 Makers: IDC

Apple to Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy for Manufacturing in Japan

Apple to Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy for Manufacturing in Japan

Apple said it has partnered with component supplier Ibiden to power all of its manufacturing in Japan with 100 percent renewable energy. To meet the commitment, Ibiden will invest in more than 20 new renewable energy facilities, including one of the largest floating solar photovoltaic systems in the country. “We are proud to partner with [...]

March 11, 2017 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Apple to Use 100 Percent Renewable Energy for Manufacturing in Japan

Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Inc. has filed suit in China challenging Qualcomm Inc.’s fees for technology used in smartphones two years after Chinese regulators fined the chipmaker for its licensing practices. Two lawsuits filed by the iPhone maker accuse Qualcomm of abusing its control over essential technology to charge excessive licensing fees, a Beijing court said on its [...]

January 27, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple Inc. has filed suit in China challenging Qualcomm Inc.’s fees for technology used in smartphones two years after Chinese regulators fined the chipmaker for its licensing practices. Two lawsuits filed by the iPhone maker accuse Qualcomm of abusing its control over essential technology to charge excessive licensing fees, a Beijing court said on its [...]

January 27, 2017 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Apple Sues Qualcomm in China Over Technology Fees

Apple to make iPhones in Bengaluru

Apple to make iPhones in Bengaluru

The world’s most valuable company Apple is looking at Bengaluru to set up an iPhone manufacturing plant, as it looks to replicate its China success in the fastest growing smartphone market in the world.   Apple is turning to Taiwanese contract manufacturer Wistron, which will utilise PC-maker Acer’s facility, a top government source confirmed. Wistron [...]

December 30, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Apple to make iPhones in Bengaluru

Apple to appeal EU tax ruling this week, says it was a ‘convenient target’

Apple to appeal EU tax ruling this week, says it was a ‘convenient target’

Apple (AAPL.O) will launch a legal challenge this week to a record $14 billion EU tax demand, arguing that EU regulators ignored tax experts and corporate law and deliberately picked a method to maximize the penalty, senior executives said. Apple’s combative stand underlines its anger with the European Commission, which said on Aug. 30 the [...]

December 19, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Apple to appeal EU tax ruling this week, says it was a ‘convenient target’

Apple revives interest in self-driving car technology in letter to US regulators

Apple revives interest in self-driving car technology in letter to US regulators

Apple has told US regulators that it is still interested in developing self-driving car technology. Steven Kenner, the computer giant’s director of product integrity, has written to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, to confirm that it remains interested in autonomous vehicles. The letter re-affirming its belief in the viability of the in the technology [...]

December 4, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Apple revives interest in self-driving car technology in letter to US regulators

New tvOS 10 update | tvOS 10 release date: 8 cool new features coming to your Apple TV soon | tvOS 10 Beta 6 rolls out: all the details | Upgraded Remote app | tvOS announcement expected at Apple’s 7 Sept launch event – how to watch

New tvOS 10 update | tvOS 10 release date: 8 cool new features coming to your Apple TV soon | tvOS 10 Beta 6 rolls out: all the details | Upgraded Remote app | tvOS announcement expected at Apple’s 7 Sept launch event – how to watch

tvOS is the operating system software platform that runs on the fourth-gen Apple TV. It’s the Apple TV’s equivalent of iOS on the iPhone or macOS on the Mac; it manages the apps you can install on the device and offers various features of its own. Just as iOS and macOS receive regular free updates, patching [...]

September 5, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on New tvOS 10 update | tvOS 10 release date: 8 cool new features coming to your Apple TV soon | tvOS 10 Beta 6 rolls out: all the details | Upgraded Remote app | tvOS announcement expected at Apple’s 7 Sept launch event – how to watch

Apple urges Mac users to update their OS X software after attempted human rights hack

Apple urges Mac users to update their OS X software after attempted human rights hack

It’s time to update your Macbook. Apple issued updates for OS X and its Safari browser last week to close a loophole that could allow attackers to take over a computer and execute programs to steal data or spy on its user. News of the update was first reported by Motherboard. The fix comes a [...]

September 5, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Apple urges Mac users to update their OS X software after attempted human rights hack

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 global recall good news for Apple iPhone 7: Experts

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 global recall good news for Apple iPhone 7: Experts

In a setback for Samsung and a somewhat happy news for Apple as it prepared to launch iPhone 7, the global recall by the south Korean giant of its flagship premium device Galaxy Note 7 over battery explosion fears is certainly going to affect its future prospects, experts said on Friday. After just two weeks [...]

September 4, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Samsung Galaxy Note 7 global recall good news for Apple iPhone 7: Experts

What just happened to Apple, explained

What just happened to Apple, explained

The European Commission, the EU’s executive arm, is ordering Apple to pay $14.5 billion in taxes to Ireland. But Ireland doesn’t want the money, and Apple says it shouldn’t have to pay. And the kind of tax breaks that the EU accuses Ireland of offering Apple are similar to the kind of deals common in [...]

August 31, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on What just happened to Apple, explained