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Apple Makes Huge Deal With Chinese Cell Provider

AP | JOE McDONALD and MARLEY SEAMAN | Posted 02.21.2014 | Technology

BEIJING (AP) — Apple and China Mobile announced a long-anticipated agreement Monday to bring the iPhone to the world's biggest phone company. The d...

Did Apple Copy This Chinese Version Of Siri?

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 03.28.2013 | Technology

Apple has seen its phones, tablets and even stores cloned in China. But this week, it was a Chinese firm fingering Apple as the copycat. Shanghai's...

Apple Has Found Its Next Huge Market

AP | By JOE McDONALD | Posted 03.13.2013 | Technology

BEIJING (AP) — Apple expects China to overtake the United States as its biggest market, CEO Tim Cook told a Chinese government news agency. ...

Signs Of Improvement At iPad Factories

The New York Times | Posted 12.27.2012 | Technology

One day last summer, Pu Xiaolan was halfway through a shift inspecting iPad cases when she received a beige wooden chair with white stripes and a high...

Apple CEO Announces Big Plans

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 02.05.2013 | Technology

As Apple faces increased scrutiny for hiring foreign firms to manufacture its products overseas, CEO Tim Cook says that the U.S.-based company is look...

Presidential Debate: Time for Wise Leadership and Vision

Georges Ugeux | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics
Georges Ugeux

Thank you for showing us passion, Mr. President. We needed to be reassured that you were passionate about the values you defend and that you are not ...

Foxconn Workers Accuse Guards Of Brutal Crackdowns: 'There's No Sense Of Safety'

Posted 11.27.2012 | Technology

--The pressures threatening China's status as the world's factory floor have been laid bare by a riot this week at a factory that makes parts for Appl...

No Egg-Throwing At iPad Release In China

AP | Posted 09.18.2012 | Technology

BEIJING (AP) — Apple released its newest iPad in China on Friday after settling a lawsuit over ownership of its name and requiring buyers to place o...

Chinese Watchdog Isn't Happy With Apple

Motherboard | Posted 07.06.2012 | Technology

Having opened its largest retail outlets ever to overzealous shoppers in Shanghai and Beijing last Fall, hiring geniuses and clerks galore, Apple’s ...

What Chinese Consumers Want

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 07.27.2012 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

Understanding China's consumer culture is a good starting point for understanding the nation itself, as it races toward superpower status. Material similarities between Chinese and Americans mask fundamentally different emotional impulses.

Where Apple Should Set Its Sights Next

Reuters | Poornima Gupta | Posted 06.26.2012 | Technology

By Poornima Gupta SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Sometimes even eye-popping results are not enough. Apple Inc's shares rallie...

Android Takes The Lead Over Apple In The World's Largest Mobile Market

Reuters | Posted 06.09.2012 | Technology

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Google Inc's Android mobile operating system (OS) was the top smartphone platform in China last year, growing its market share by...

Apple CEO Surprises Shoppers In Chinese Apple Store

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 03.26.2012 | Technology

Well, look who's turned up in China. Apple CEO Tim Cook surprised shoppers on Monday when he made an appearance at the Apple Store in Beijing's Jo...

These Photos of Exploited Chinese Workers Look Amazing on the New iPad

James Napoli | Posted 05.12.2012 | Comedy
James Napoli

You will not believe the lifelike photographic resolution on the New iPad. I'm telling you, these photographs of the Chinese workers at the Foxconn plant look like they are right in the room with you.

Apple Gets Opportunity To Learn From Nike's Mistakes

Reuters | Terril Yue Jones | Posted 05.06.2012 | Technology

By Terril Yue Jones BEIJING (Reuters) - As Apple Inc, the world's most valuable listed company, braces itself for a report into alleged...

Average-Joe Millionaires Turn Out For Apple Shareholder Meeting

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 02.27.2012 | Business

Ever wish you'd gotten in on the ground floor of a company like Apple, Google or Microsoft? Apple's most recent shareholder meeting, which took pl...

Not One Company Follows Apple's Lead With Expanded Audits Of China Suppliers

Bloomberg | Posted 02.27.2012 | Technology

Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s rivals aren’t rushing to emulate the iPhone maker’s decision to subject supplier factories to audits by a labor group. Inste...

World's Biggest Cellphone Market To Get More iPhones

Reuters | Posted 04.21.2012 | Technology

By Lee Chyen Yee and Huang Yuntao HONG KONG (Reuters) - Apple Inc has signed with China Telecom to sell its iPhone in China from next m...

Court Rules Against Apple In iPad Trademark Dispute

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 04.21.2012 | Technology

SHANGHAI — Apple's dispute over the iPad trademark deepened Monday after the Chinese company that claims ownership of the name said it won a cou...

Apple Tells Huge Retailer To Yank iPads

AP | Posted 04.17.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK -- Apple has asked online retailer Amazon.com to stop selling the iPad in China, according to a published report. The Wall Street Journal sa...

More iPads Reportedly Seized In China

AP | JOE McDONALD | Posted 04.16.2012 | Technology

BEIJING (AP) — Authorities have seized iPads from more Chinese retailers in an escalating trademark dispute between Apple Inc. and a struggling loca...

iPads Seized In China

AP | JOE McDONALD | Posted 04.14.2012 | Technology

BEIJING — Authorities have seized Apple iPads from retailers in a city in northern China due to a dispute with a domestic company that says it o...

A "Capitalist Tool's" Defense of Apple Morphs into an Anti-Obama Screed

William K. Black | Posted 04.07.2012 | Technology
William K. Black

Contrary to a recent screed by Rich Karlgaard, taxing corporations is not an "anti-business" policy, and all modern presidents have taxed corporations. A "tax holiday" is an extraordinary subsidy to corporations that already pay an exceptionally low effective income tax rate.

Apple Should Change Its Gadget Making Ways

| Farhad Manjoo | Posted 02.01.2012 | Technology

By Farhad Manjoo (Click here for original article.) Last week, Apple reported one of the most amazing earning results in corporate history. During...

Smart Manufacturing Key to American Innovation

Eric D. Isaacs | Posted 03.31.2012 | Technology
Eric D. Isaacs

Something is very wrong when good jobs go overseas because American corporations can't find enough qualified Americans to fill them here.