Apple reports higher profits, unveils big share buyback
Apple reported a hefty jump in second-quarter earnings Tuesday and unveiled a new $100 billion share buyback plan, alleviating worries about the iPhone's prospects and a hit from US-China trade tensions.
Apple CEO must fly private for 'security, efficiency'
Apple's board has instructed chief executive Tim Cook to use only private aircraft "in the interests of security and efficiency" at the world's most valuable company, regulatory documents show.
Could Apple's next big thing be a car?
The California technology colossus behind the iPhone has confirmed its interest in self-driving cars, but experts are trying to deduce the secretive company's plans for traction in a market where others have been speeding along.
Apple sees autonomous cars as 'core' technology
Apple views autonomous driving systems as a "core technology" for the future, chief executive Tim Cook said in an interview aired Tuesday.
Apple starting US tech manufacturing fund with $1 bn
Apple chief Tim Cook on Wednesday announced Apple is creating a fund to get more people in the US to do "advanced manufacturing," kicking it off with a billion dollars.
Apple, Microsoft borrow now instead of waiting for tax shift
This year, tax reform could give U.S. companies access to hundreds of billions of dollars they have stashed overseas. Many corporations can’t wait that long.
Apple talks services amid drop in iPhone sales, profit
With iPhone sales and profits sliding, Apple on Tuesday sought to highlight its growth in services as it seeks to reduce dependence on its main cash driver. In its quarterly update, Apple said profits slumped 27 percent from a year ago to $7.8 billion on a sharp drop in iPhone sales. Apple sold 40.4 million…
Apple chief Tim Cook meets Indian PM Modi
Cook, shown in a video using the premier's gold-coloured iPhone, launched an update to the Narendra Modi Mobile App to include a new volunteering network.