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Apple’s manufacturing partner Foxconn is notorious for its empire of iPhone-assembling employees and robots, but the electronics manufacturer is looking to shift gears, by building a dirt cheap electric car, and it’s already investing $ 811 million to speed up the… Read more ›

Top Apple execs sell $143 million worth of stock

Five top Apple execs — including Tim Cook and Phil Schiller — unloaded $ 143 million AAPL shares as part of a 10b5-1 planned sale, according to a new report from Barron’s. Cook sold 348,425 Apple shares for $ 35,250,297, while Schiller dropped 348,846… Read more ›

After an “unprecedented” order for manufacturers, record-breaking preorders, and a monster first day on sale, how did the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus do over its first weekend? Incredibly well, says proud parent Apple, which put out a press release… Read more ›

Apple is reportedly aiming to sell upwards of 50 million Apple Watches in 2015. The news comes via a new report from Digitimes, which claims that Apple has placed orders for shipments of up to five million AMOLED panels per month… Read more ›

Apple had to give users a tool to permanently remove U2′s freebie album from their iTunes account, but according to Eddie Cue the album is a colossal hit and has been ‘experienced’ by 33 million iTunes account holders since its… Read more ›

According to sources in the Taiwan-based iPhone supply chain, Apple is preparing the parts and components to manufacture up to 80 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices before the end of 2014. Barring unexpected component shortages or low… Read more ›

According to a new report from Digitimes, U.S.-based GT Advanced Technologies will be supplying sapphire screens for the eagerly anticipated 5.5-inch iPhone 6. Based on Digitimes’ research, GTAT has 2,500 crystal-growing furnaces and mature crystal-growing processes that would allow them… Read more ›

Rare Superman comic fetches record $3.2 million

Earlier this week, a copy of the holy grail of comic book collecting, Action Comics No. 1 from 1938, sold on eBay for a record shattering sum of $ 3.2 million. This pristine copy of Superman’s first appearance in comic books… Read more ›

Google has Nest. Apple has HomeKit. And now Samsung is buying into the future of home automation too, with the $ 200 million purchase of SmartThings – a hardware startup that makes it easier for all your smart appliances to talk… Read more ›

How valuable is it to have an Apple Store in your property portfolio? Pretty valuable indeed, as it (unsurprisingly) turns out. That’s the point proven by the Third Street Promenade Apple Store in Southern California, which has just sold to… Read more ›