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8 months 2 weeks ago

Obama administration overrules Apple import ban

President Obama's trade representative has vetoed a ban on imports of some Apple iPads and older iPhones, reversing a ruling in favor of rival Samsung Electronics. U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman on Saturday overruled a June decision by the U.S. International Trade Commission. The commission banned imports of the iPhone...

1 year 8 months ago

Apple is now most valuable company ever

Apple takes the title of world's most valuable company ever! Today its surging stock sky rocketed the company's value to $621 billion. Apple has hit new highs recently due to excitement around what may be the impending launch of the iPhone 5 and possibly a smaller, cheaper iPad. ...

2 years 1 month ago

Apple unveils new iPad

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple's new iPad model features a sharper screen and a faster processor, the company confirmed Wednesday. Apple said the new display will be sharper than the high-definition television set in the living room. The company says it will show more saturated colors than previous models....

2 years 8 months ago

Wal-Mart and Amazon go around App Store

NEW YORK (AP) - Wal-Mart and Amazon have revealed new video and book-reading services that are designed for the iPad but bypass Apple Inc.'s fees on content sales. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. started to stream video from its Vudu service to the iPad's Web browser on Wednesday, and Amazon.com Inc....

2 years 11 months ago

ITC staff side with Kodak in Apple patent battle

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Staff investigators at the U.S. International Trade Commission sided with photography pioneer Eastman Kodak in its patent-infringement battle with smartphone giants Apple and Research in Motion. The third-party investigators at the federal agency, which oversees trade disputes, found that Apple and Canada-based RIM infringed an...

2 years 11 months ago

Apple details iPhone tracking for Congress

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is telling Congress that its iPhone location tracking is meant to improve service, not stalk customers. The company outlined its stance in a letter released Monday by the House of Representatives. An Apple Inc. vice president, Guy Tribble, is set to testify Tuesday before...

3 years 7 months ago

Federal disaster declared for farmers

Fremont County farmers should be harvesting a huge crop of apples right now, but a late freeze damaged the crop. On Thursday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture declared Fremont County a natural disaster area. The freeze occurred between April 30 and May 3. Also included in the disaster...

3 years 9 months ago

Apple's iPhone fix: Free bumpers

Apple will give free protective cases to buyers of its latest iPhone to alleviate the so-called "death grip" problem: holding the phone with a bare hand can muffle the wireless signal. Apple Inc. CEO Steve Jobs announced the giveaway at a news conference Friday. Those who have already bought...

3 years 9 months ago

Patent holder sues smart phone makers

A patent-holding company that won a settlement of more than $600 million from the maker of the BlackBerry is suing six other makers of phones and phone software. Apple Inc., Google Inc., Microsoft Corp., HTC Corp., LG Electronics Inc. and Motorola Inc. are targets of the lawsuits. The...

3 years 10 months ago

iPhone sales brisk

WASHINGTON (AP) - Apple Inc.'s newest iPhone is seling briskly around the world. Thousands have been lining up outside stores to snag one -- amid concerns of supply shortages. Some stores -- including ones in Tokyo, Miami and San Francisco -- sold out within hours as the iPhone 4...

4 years 3 weeks ago

Report: Apple working on Verizon iPhone

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple may be working on an iPhone designed for Verizon Wireless. Currently AT&T is the only U.S. phone company that carries the iPhone. Citing unnamed sources, The Journal said Monday that Apple is planning to debut a new iPhone this summer,...

4 years 1 month ago

U.S. Apple iPad launch delayed until April 3

The much-anticipated iPad tablet computer from Apple Inc. will start hitting U.S. store shelves on April 3, slightly later than originally planned. When Apple unveiled the touch-screen device Jan. 27, the company said the first iPads would reach the market in "late March" worldwide, not just in the U.S....

4 years 2 months ago

Is the iPad the future of portable gaming?

Seemingly tailor-made for puzzle games, racing simulations and arcade amusements, Apple's iPhone has quickly become a major player in the portable gaming market. But even with a staggering 30,000-plus downloadable diversions from "Dragon's Lair" to "Flight Control" available, the device is about to face its stiffest competition yet. Enter...

4 years 7 months ago

Reports: FCC to propose 'Net neutrality' rules

Published reports say the FCC will propose new rules designed to ensure the free flow of information and applications over the Internet. The Washington Post and New York Times reported Saturday that FCC chairman Julius Genachowski will make the proposals in a speech Monday at the Brookings Institution. The proposals...

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