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Reuters:
In letter to US lawmakers, Apple says it sees “strong demand” for replacement iPhone batteries and is considering refunding consumers who paid full price   —  WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has seen “strong demand” for replacement iPhone batteries …
Feb 6, 2018, 12:55 PMIn context
Reuters:
Analysts: Amazon and Google's deep price cuts on their smart speakers over the holidays meant they likely lost a few dollars per unit   —  SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) and Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google both discounted their virtual assistant speakers so deeply …
Jan 4, 2018, 4:15 AMIn context
Stephen Nellis / Reuters:
Tax overhaul lets Apple bring back its $252B foreign cash pile without a major tax hit, but could raise the amount to pay on profits from patents held abroad   —  (Reuters) - The U.S. Republican tax overhaul passed by Congress this week will allow Apple Inc to bring back its $252.3 billion …
Dec 21, 2017, 1:20 PMIn context
Stephen Nellis / Reuters:
Apple countersues Qualcomm, alleging that Snapdragon chips, which power a variety of Android devices, infringe on Apple's patents   —  (Reuters) - Apple Inc on Wednesday filed a countersuit against Qualcomm Inc, alleging that Qualcomm's Snapdragon mobile phone chips that power a wide variety …
Nov 29, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Stephen Nellis / Reuters:
TechInsights: iPhone X sells for $999 and costs Apple $357.50, giving it a gross margin of 64%; iPhone 8 sells for $699 with a 59% gross margin   —  (Reuters) - Apple Inc's (AAPL.O) new flagship iPhone X makes the company more money per phone than its iPhone 8 model, according to an analysis …
Nov 7, 2017, 3:00 PMIn context
Stephen Nellis / Reuters:
Tim Cook's strategy of continuing to sell older iPhone models at lower cost appears to be working as Apple doubled its Q4 revenue YoY in India   —  (Reuters) - By delivering solid financial results that beat Wall Street's expectations for both revenues and profits on Thursday …
Nov 3, 2017, 4:40 AMIn context
Stephen Nellis / Reuters:
Apple details plans to build two data centers in Iowa, costing $1.375B and creating 50 jobs, will receive tax credits and invest $100M in fund for nearby Waukee   —  (Reuters) - Apple Inc will build a $1.375 billion data center in Waukee near Des Moines, Apple and Iowa officials said on Thursday …
Aug 24, 2017, 3:15 PMIn context
Stephen Nellis / Reuters:
Four Apple contractors, Foxconn, Wistron, Compal Electronics, and Pegatron, accuse Qualcomm of antitrust violations in the US   —  (Reuters) - iPhone chip supplier Qualcomm Inc faces a fresh set of antitrust allegations from a group of four companies that assemble the iPhone and other products on behalf of Apple Inc.
Jul 19, 2017, 10:15 AMIn context
Stephen Nellis / Reuters:
Apple says it's placing its proprietary machines for mending cracked iPhone screens in 400 third-party repair centers in 25 countries this year   —  Hey Siri, where can I get my cracked iPhone screen fixed?  —  Apple Inc(AAPL.O) customers will soon have more choices as the company looks …
Jun 7, 2017, 5:35 AMIn context
Stephen Nellis / Reuters:
Taser rebrands itself as Axon, shifts focus to software and services, and offers free body cameras to police officers in US in a promotion   —  TASER International, the maker of electrical weapons for police officers, is changing its name to Axon as it pushes further into the software business.
Apr 5, 2017, 12:30 PMIn context

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