Apple Polishing Cloth

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Apple Launches 'Polishing Cloth'; Features, Price & More

Apple recently launched a microfibre polishing cloth priced at Rs 1,900, along with MacBook Pro 14-inch (Rs 1,94,000) and 16-inch (Rs 2,39,000). However, the polishing cloth has to be bought separately. Apple claims that the cloth is made with "soft, non-abrasive material". Furthermore, the cloth will help in cleaning the Apple display safely and effectively.

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 02:20 PM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Apple, USA, India, Technology, MacBook Pro

Courtesy: The Times Of India

Apple's MacBook Pro

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Apple Launches 2 New Variants Of MacBook Pro

Apple unveiled its MacBook Pro Laptops in two different variants on October 18. The new series comes with 14-inch and 16-inch display options, costing between Rs 1,75,410 to 2,39,900. The laptops are powered by an M1 Pro chipset that supports a 10-core CPU and 16-core GPU and while the M1 Max chipset supports a 32-core GPU. Reportedly, the global sales will start in the world from October 26.

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 12:30 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Apple, MacBook Pro, M1 Pro, M1 Max, Laptop

Courtesy: NDTV Gadgets 360

Apple iPhone 13

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Apple To Slash iPhone 13 Production; Chip Shortage

Owing to the shortage of chips in the global market, Apple Inc is likely to reduce the production of iPhone 13 by 10 million units. Reportedly, the company's share also fell by 1% in after-hours trading. According to media reports, major chip manufacturers such as Broadcom Inc and Texas Instruments are unable to supply chips as they are also facing a shortage of raw materials. 

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 09:23 AM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Apple, Apple Iphone 13, Technology, Chip Shortage

Facebook

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Facebook To Down-Rank Objectionable Content From News Feed

Facebook has announced down-grading of content based on clickbait, sensational posts, and poor video quality to promote transparency in its operation. The decision is based on surveys and feedback received from its users. It is in response to Apple's new privacy policy of restricting digital advertisers from tracking iPhone users without their consent. Facebook warned that such a step could hurt small businesses that advertise to find new… read-more

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 07:40 PM / by Shiksha Dev

Tags: Facebook, Wall Street Journal, News feed, Privacy, Apple

Courtesy: NDTV News

Apple's logo on a building.

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Apple To Lose Billions After Removing Its 30% Cut In-app Purchases

US District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers on September 11 ruled that Apple must provide an option for developers to avoid its commission that is about 30% on in-app purchases. Reportedly, the ruling could cause it a loss of a few billion dollars, seeing the company had earned around $6.3 billion in 2020 in the US through commissions. However, Apple will discuss the change with the judge and developers before implementing it.

Sat, 11 Sep 2021 - 08:35 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Apple, In-app purchases, commission, USA

Courtesy: Bloomberg Quint

Tesla India's Entry Route

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Tesla Is Looking For Brand Avenues In India, Says Report

Tesla is hunting for a single-brand retail avenue in India to set up its center, following the footsteps of Apple & Ikea. Based on the FDI norm, any company with 51% foreign ownership must source 30% value goods from India. Besides, the center has approved the import of four Tesla vehicles. However, high import prices, high electric-vehicle import duties make the road bumpy for Tesla.

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 - 09:00 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Tesla, India, Elon Musk, FDI, Apple, IKEA

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

Apple music - Primephonic

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Apple To Soon Introduce 'Primephonic' For Classical Music Lovers

Apple officially announced the acquisition of 'PrimePhonic', a famous music streaming service on August 31. “Primephonic was founded to ensure that classical music will stay relevant for future generations,” said Gordon P. Getty, a major shareholder of Primephonic. Besides, the company says that the subscribers of Apple-Music will experience a much better and improved service along with the exclusive audio content. 

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 04:53 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: Apple, Music , Streaming, Acquisition

South Korean Parliament Committee

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S. Korean Parliament Suggest Ban On In-app Purchases From Google & Apple

The South Korean parliament has suggested amending a law to ban Google and Apple from forcibly charging commissions from software developers on in-app purchases. This is the first restraint on the tech giants by a major economy. Apple commented that the bill “will put users who purchase digital goods from other sources at risk of fraud". Meanwhile, Google stated, “the rushed process hasn’t allowed for enough negative impact analysis".

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 03:06 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Apple, Google, South Korea, Law, Ban

Courtesy: Reuters

Mukesh Ambani and Tim Cook.

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Reliance & Apple Regarded As Most Valuable Companies: Report

With the latest entry of Wipro, HCL Technologies, and Asian Paints, 12 Indian companies secured their place among the list of top 500 companies in Hurun Global 500 list. However, with $188 billion, Reliance Industries (RIL) topped the ranking among Indian companies followed by Tata Consultancy Service ($164 billion), and HDFC Bank ($113 billion). Besides, America's Apple secured the 1st position.

Sat, 21 Aug 2021 - 07:56 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Reliance, Hurun Global 500 list, Apple, Most Valuable

Apple

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Apple Will Check iCloud Photo Uploads To Avoid Child Abuse Pictures

Apple Inc said it will enforce a system that administers photos on iPhones in the US before they are uploaded to its iCloud storage services. Apple aims to ensure no horrific images of child abuse are circulated. Reportedly, a database of such images will be recorded and will be translated to “hashes – numerical codes that positively identify the image but cannot be used to reconstruct them".

Sat, 07 Aug 2021 - 01:37 PM / by Umang Bafna

Tags: Apple, iphone, ICloud, child abuse

Courtesy: The Indian Express