Nigerian IT firms may take 30 years to hit $1trn valuation
Aspirations of Nigerian firms, cum Africa, especially those in the technology space to hit the $1 trillion market valuation like Apple and Amazon, may not happen until 2050. This is the submission of industry experts, who spoke with The Guardian. To them, the fundamentals in the country have not shown anything promising, but more or…
Ireland recovers 14bn euros in Apple 'back taxes'
Apple has completed payment of 14.3 billion euros ($16.7 billion) in back taxes to the Irish government, Dublin said Tuesday, following a European Commission ruling that the tech giant had benefitted from illegal tax breaks in the country.
Apple To Broaden iPhone Lineup With More Screen
Apple on Wednesday was expected to unveil new iPhones, playing up eye-grabbing edge-to-edge screens in a bid to strengthen its position in a largely saturated global smartphone market. Apple has remained mum about revelations planned for the event at its spaceship campus in Silicon Valley, but the timing fits its pattern of annually introducing iPhone…
Your IPhone 8 Might Have A Manufacturing Defect. Here's How To Fix It
It turns out that some iPhone 8 owners may have already noticed a small issue with their smartphones. As was recently announced by Apple themselves, this "manufacturing defect" could cause random screen freezes, phones that restart on their own or not turn on at all. If you are yet to observe any sort of problematic…
You cannot feature in a future that you cannot picture
John Sculley (Apple's former President and Chief Executive Officer) said: "The future belongs to those who see possibilities before they become obvious." On August 2, this year, the media was awash with a news that went viral. Business Insider, Financial Post, Washington Post, The New York Times, Bloomberg and numerous financial tabloids all carried what…
You Do Not Need A College Degree To Work For Google
Getting an education is very important so much so that it has been classified as a human right in most societies. Graduating from college or university is, of course, an achievement. People work so hard in school to ensure they have a degree certificate. Some people are known to cram so much knowledge in their…
Apple becomes 1st private company worth $1 trillion
Apple became the first private-sector company to surpass $1 trillion in market value Thursday following its latest surge after reporting strong quarterly earnings. Shares of Apple briefly hit $207.05 in late-morning trading, before retreating somewhat. The gains came after the iPhone maker reported strong earnings late Tuesday that prompted a two-day rally in the share…
Apple quarterly profit leaps, nears $1 trillion value
Apple said Tuesday that its profit had jumped more than 30 percent to $11.5 billion in the recently ended quarter, besting market expectations despite selling fewer iPhones than analysts projected.
Apple earnings arrive with trillion-dollar value near
Apple will release quarterly earnings figures Tuesday as it flirts with a history-making, trillion-dollar market value based on its share price.
Apple and Samsung settle lengthy iPhone patent battle
After seven years of litigation that spanned the globe, Apple and Samsung have definitively ended a patent battle launched after the US company accused its rival of "slavishly" copying the iPhone's groundbreaking design.