Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Miracle on a MacBook Pro (video)

With Google’s TensorFlow deep learning software library running on an Apple laptop, Abhishek Singh taught Amazon Echo to read sign language.   “If voice is the future of computing, ...
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No, there aren’t 5,000 Apple employees working on self-driving cars

CNBC issues a correction to New details about Apple’s autonomous driving technology revealed in complaint against ex-engineer Correction: A previous version of the story mistakenly said that 5,000 Apple employees ...
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Apple combines Siri, AI and ML under new hire

John Giannandrea, former head of artificial intelligence at Google, joined Apple in April.   From Techcrunch: Apple confirmed this morning that the combined Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning team, ...
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Munster: The Street is wrong about the timing of Apple’s buybacks

“We expect Apple to be net cash neutral in 3 years, ahead of investor expectations of 5 plus years.” — Loup Ventures’ Gene Munster.   From a note to subscribers ...
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Apple falls in pre-market trading on trade and antitrust

Busted for forcing mobile providers to offer subsidies and sell iPhones at a discount.   From Reuters: Japanese regulators said on Wednesday Apple Inc may have breached antitrust rules ...
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The world cup of AirPods

From Quartz: The winner of the World Cup is Apple. Players from around the world have been seen wearing Apple’s AirPods wireless earbuds, and Beats headphones, which Apple also owns, ...
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Apple’s fall product pipeline according to Ming-Chi Kuo

The scourge of Apple’s plumbers team has a new outlet and a new graphical look.   From 9to5Mac’s summary of a Kuo note published Wednesday by TF International Securities: Per ...
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Inside an Apple dog-and-pony show (video)

Apple staged a state-of-the-art press briefing for the new MacBook Pro. iMore’s Rene Ritchie takes you behind the scenes.   From Ritchie’s New MacBook Pro (2018) first look, listen, ...
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Gartner: PC shipments grew 1.4% last quarter, Macs up 3%

IDC, true to form, sees it differently.   From Gartner Says Worldwide PC Shipments Grew For the First Time in Six Years  “PC shipment growth in the second quarter of ...
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How Apple stays on China’s good side

As Trump’s trade war escalates, Tim Cook launches a $300 million renewable energy investment fund in China.   From Apple’s Thursday press release: Cupertino, California — Apple today announced ...
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Did Apple just show its hand on future low-end MacBooks?

Analysis of the MacBook Pro announcement from friend-of-the-blog John Garner: Yesterday’s announcements about refreshing the high-end MacBook Pro models effectively gave away Apple’s plans on the less capable models.  ...
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Companies That Have Created the Most Value Over the Past 5 Years

It's not surprising, perhaps, that technology and media firms have created more value for shareholders over the past five years than have companies in any other sector. What may be ...
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Apple Wants China to Be Green, for Very Small Investment

China is home to some of the most polluted cities in the world, as they choke on dirty air. Its rivers are renowned as the home for deadly chemicals. Apple ...
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PC Sales Show Fastest Growth in 6 Years, Apple Takes Fourth Place

Just when it appeared that the smartphone would kill the computer forever, PC sales have picked up the most in the last six year. According to research firm IDC, the ...
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The 5 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Did investors sell in May and go away, even in the face of increasing fears of trade wars with China and U.S. allies, not to mention the specter of rising ...
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