Tokyo | August 22, 2014 14:58 (IST)
It's unclear whether the hiccup could delay the launch or limit the number of phones initially available to consumers, the sources said, as Apple readies larger-screen iPhones for the year-end shopping season amid market share loss to cheaper rivals.
August 22, 2014 12:03 (IST)
The US software titan could hold an event as early as the end of September to provide a look at a version of what is expected to be called "Windows 9," according to technology news website The Verge.
August 20, 2014 19:38 (IST)
The milestone represents a dramatic turnaround in sentiment since Apple's shares reached its previous split-adjusted peak of $100.72 in September 2012. After peaking at $100.77 Wednesday morning, shares slipped 3 cents to $100.50, giving Apple a market value of $602 billion - by far more than any other publicly held company.
August 19, 2014 13:10 (IST)
According to a report by research firm IDC, Samsung was leading in the Indian handset market with a share of 17 per cent during April-June period. Micromax followed second with a market share of 14 per cent share. However, Micromax, which grew 18 per cent during the period, is fast filling the gap, the report noted.
San Francisco | August 14, 2014 11:25 (IST)
The move pits Amazon against a slew of rivals including startup Square, which popularized a card swiper that plugs into a smartphone or tablet and allows small- and mid-sized businesses like food trucks and coffee shops to quickly accept credit and debit transactions.
Beijing | August 14, 2014 09:19 (IST)
Net income rose to $214 million in the three months through June from $174 million in the same period a year earlier. That was ahead of estimates of $202 million, according to a Thomson Reuters SmartEstimate poll of analysts.
New York | August 11, 2014 10:28 (IST)
Physical copies of titles such as "Maleficent" and "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" were unavailable for order on Amazon.com on Sunday. Digital copies of some of the movies in question were still available for pre-order.
August 11, 2014 09:02 (IST)
Steve Jobs established Apple University as a way to inculcate employees into Apple's business culture and educate them about its history, particularly as the company grew and the tech business changed. Courses are not required, only recommended, but getting new employees to enroll is rarely a problem.
San Francisco | August 09, 2014 15:13 (IST)
In a ruling on Friday, US District Judge Lucy Koh in San Jose, California, said the class action settlement was too low, given the strength of the case against the companies. Intel and Adobe were also part of the proposed deal.
San Francisco | August 08, 2014 09:16 (IST)
Facebook Inc said on Thursday it will acquire a company that helps protect the computers and data centers that power Internet services.
August 08, 2014 08:15 (IST)
Yahoo Inc said it will join Google Inc to create a secure email system by next year that could make it nearly impossible for hackers or government officials to read users' messages, The Wall Street Journal reported.
August 07, 2014 15:34 (IST)
China will force real-name registrations on users of instant messaging tools and require public accounts wishing to publish or reprint political news to seek prior approval, state media said on Thursday.
August 06, 2014 17:00 (IST)
Xolo says the phone can deliver up to 11 hours of talk time and up to 352 hours of standby time on 2G networks.
August 06, 2014 14:39 (IST)
Apple usually launches new versions of the iPhone in September.
Seoul/San francisco | August 06, 2014 12:52 (IST)
Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc said on Wednesday they had agreed to drop all patent litigation outside the United States, scaling down a protracted legal battle between the smartphone rivals.
New Delhi | August 06, 2014 07:12 (IST)
Differing with Over-The-Top service providers like Skype and Whatsapp, which feel market should shape the evolving ecosystem, telecom operators today sought TRAI's intervention for a better level-playing field with Internet companies.
August 05, 2014 15:28 (IST)
The crowded Indian smartphone market, which currently has over 20 brands selling their devices, will not be able to support more than six successful firms in the long run, former CEO of tech giant Apple John Sculley said.
August 05, 2014 09:41 (IST)
According to Canalys, Xiaomi sold 15 million smartphones in China during the second quarter, more than a three-fold surge from a year earlier. It surpassed Samsung, which had the leading position in China for more than two years, as well as local brands such as Lenovo and Huawei.
August 05, 2014 08:59 (IST)
In a settlement announced by the Labor Department on Monday, LinkedIn will pay more than $3.3 million in retroactive overtime wages and more than $2.5 million in damages to workers in California, Illinois, Nebraska and New York.