image descriptionArchives

The much-rumored iPhone 5C is expected to come in five different colors. Pic: AP.

Apple expected to expand selection of iPhones

By Tue, Sep 10, 2013 11:58AM UTC Comments Off The much-rumored iPhone 5C is expected to come in five different colors. Pic: AP.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is expected to unveil its latest take on the iPhone Tuesday during an annual ritual that will probably cast a spotlight on the gadget maker’s drive to regain market share and its sluggish pace of innovation. In keeping with its tight-lipped ways, Apple Inc. hasn’t disclosed what’s on the agenda...

Apple smartens up to Asia with low-cost iPhone

By Wed, Aug 28, 2013 6:12PM UTC 1 Comment Pic:

Since the launch of Apple’s original iPhone in 2007, the annual launch of the newest model of the best-selling smartphone has become one of the biggest tech events of the year. This year’s instalment is imminent, with Apple CEO Tim Cook due to take the stage on September 10. If the rumours are to be...

Environment group questions Apple link to controversial Bangka mines

By Sun, Aug 04, 2013 11:44AM UTC Comments Off The despicable condition of workers at a tin mine in Tanjung Pesona. (Photo: Ulet Ifansasti)

Do you trust your smartphone? Do you carry a brand using tin from the Bangka mining site? Friends of the Earth (FoE) Campaigns Coordinator Cam Walker said FoE Australia and FoE Indonesia have joined forces to support the drive to investigate the source of tin used by smartphone manufacturers in the wake of the controversial Bangka mining site in...

Group accuses Apple supplier of labor abuses

By Mon, Jul 29, 2013 3:07PM UTC Comments Off Pic: AP.

BEIJING (AP) — A labor rights group has accused a supplier of Apple Inc. in China of misconduct including withholding employees’ pay and environmental violations. The report Monday by China Labor Watch said it found violations of the law and of Apple’s pledges about working conditions at facilities operated by Pegatron Corp., a Taiwanese company....

Has China found its own Steve Jobs?

By Fri, Jul 05, 2013 12:08PM UTC Comments Off Pic: AP.

Excerpted from Beta China: The Dawn of an Innovation Generation by Hamish McKenzie, from Asia Sentinel Xiaomi founder Lei Jun is like the Yao Ming of Chinese entrepreneurship, a man seemingly born to start companies. With a helmet of black hair, a broad smile and dimpled cheeks, Lei looks almost as baby-faced as he did...

Page 3 of 18« First...234...Last »

AP NewsLatest News