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Apple announce iOS 7 and iTunes Radio plans Tuesday, 11th June 2013
Two weeks ago in the Californian coastal resort town of Rancho Palos Verdes, Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook addressed a room of sceptical technology and media executives, some of which were anxious shareholders, to reassure them that Apple had several ‘game-changing’ ideas in the pipeline following their first dip in profits for a decade.
Apple e-book costs customers hundreds of million dollars Tuesday, 4th June 2013
Lawrence Buterman, a government lawyer claims that a deal on the price for e-books between Apple and publishers costs customers 'hundreds of millions of dollars'.
Apple to face trial over e-book price-fixing Monday, 3rd June 2013
Apple Inc are due in court Monday over allegations that it conspired with publishers to bring the price of e-books up. Apple, along with five of the six biggest book publishers in the U.S., had a lawsuit filed against them in April 2012 by the Justice Department which tests the questionable relationship between internet retailers and content providers.
US Apple stores make record sales Monday, 20th May 2013
A study by Asymco’s Horace Dediu shows that Apple’s US retail stores make money than any other store per square feet, as well as revenue per visitor. Approximately USD 13 million worth of revenue is accumulated per store, which roughly translates as USD 57.50 per visitor.
WH Smith voted worst store by consumers Friday, 17th May 2013
Consumer watchdog Which? has found that WH Smith is Britain’s worst store, according to a consumer poll of 100 high street brands. At the other end of the scale, Apple were crowned the best store knocking off last year’s winner Lush, who finished a respectable second, with the Disney Store coming in at third.