Tag Archive: Sold


The oddly uplifting story of the Apple co-founder who sold his stake for $800

By all rights, Ronald Wayne should be a billionaire. When Apple was incorporated on April 2, 1976, Wayne was named alongside Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak as one of three founders, with a 10 percent stake in the company. However,…Read more ›

Apple execs sold $143m worth of stock ahead of ‘bendgate’

Five top Apple execs — including Tim Cook and Phil Schiller — unloaded $ 143 million AAPL shares ahead of ‘bendgate‘, according to a new report from Barron’s. Cook sold 348,425 Apple shares for $ 35,250,297, while Phil Schiller dropped 348,846 shares for $ 35,256,000.…Read more ›

Apple sold 10 million+ iPhone 6 and 6 Plus handsets over launch weekend

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 ›

Fantasy keynote shows how Steve Jobs would have sold us on Apple Watch

Apple fans will never revel in the glory of another Stevenote. But an essay that imagines how Steve Jobs would have introduced the Apple Watch just might be the next best thing. Lesson No. 1: He wouldn’t have called it…Read more ›

Alleged iCloud hack sees nude celebrity selfies sold for Bitcoins

An alleged mass iCloud hack has seen a veritable who’s who of Hollywood nude selfies leaked onto the Internet. The photos – which include the likes of Avril Lavigne, Hayden Pannettiere, Kate Upton, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Rihanna – appeared first on 4Chan, with an…Read more ›

Amazon may have sold less than 35,000 Fire Phones so far

Amazon is quickly learning that 3D gimmicks and a lack of third-party app support aren’t attributes consumers tend to look for in a smartphone, with one report suggesting that the retail giant has sold less than 35,000 Fire Phones since the device made…Read more ›

Google Made A Massive Investment In Lenovo The Day After It Sold Motorola

Google made a surprise announcement at the end of January that confirmed it was selling Motorola to Lenovo for $ 2.91 billion, but the search giant seemingly forgot to tell us that it made a big investment in the Chinese consumer…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Analysts Predict Apple Sold A Record 55.3 Million iPhones Last Quarter

      Apple will hold its quarterly earnings call next Monday, which means analysts are beginning to weigh in on how many iPhones Apple sold during the holiday quarter. Although Apple’s new sales with China Mobile didn’t make it…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Around 40% Of iPads Sold On Black Friday Were Purchased By Android Users

While Android may be running away with the lion’s share of the smartphone market, there’s still no doubt about what rules the roost when it comes to tablets. New data from InfoScout reveals that roughly 40% of iPads sold on…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple 1 Sold for $330k After Auction Close

On Saturday Cult of Mac reported that a working Apple 1 failed to sell at auction in Germany, a notable result in the growing market for vintage Apple collectibles. It turns out that result was premature: the Apple 1 did…Read more ›    [Read More…]