Tag Archives: Apple

Apple’s Twitter Account Is Waking Up

At the time of writing on Friday, Apple’s Twitter account is only just crossing the 100,000-users mark. You might think that strange for the world’s most valuable company, but the truth of the matter is that Apple’s aapl Twitter twtr account was until now just a dormant “egg”—the company had never created a profile picture…

http://fortune.com/2016/09/02/apple-twitter-iphone/

Apple Pay Now Accounts for Three-Fourths of U.S. Contactless Payments

Apple reported better than expected earnings this afternoon, and one nugget shared on the call by CEO Tim Cook could be a good sign for the company’s mobile payments service. Cook said that according to retailers, Apple Pay now represents 75% of all contactless payments made in the U.S. Apple Pay was launched in 2014…

http://fortune.com/2016/07/26/apple-pay-contactless/

Apple Shares Jump 7%, But Long Term Questions Remain

With iPhone sales steadying in mid-2016, Apple proved on Tuesday that it’s not about to fall off a cliff. But questions persist about whether new iPhone models in the fall can get growth back on track. CEO Tim Cook said Apple’s just-completed fiscal third quarter offered several encouraging signs, despite a 15% drop in the…

http://fortune.com/2016/07/26/apple-shares-jump-7/

The world’s most valuable brands unveiled

Apple is still the most valuable brand in the world (Picture: Getty)Apple might have seen its revenue fall for the first time in 13 years, but that hasn’t dented its status as the world’s most valuable brand. Forbes has published its annual list with the top five almost completely dominated by tech companies. David Cameron says…

http://metro.co.uk/2016/05/11/the-worlds-most-valuable-brands-unveiled-5875871/

Google, Facebook, Snapchat, and WhatsApp Reportedly Eye Expanded Encryption

Apple may soon have reinforcements in its battle against the FBI. A number of top tech companies are exploring the addition of boosted security measures in their messaging applications, the Guardian reports, citing unnamed sources. Among them are Google goog , Facebook fb , Snapchat, and WhatsApp. Get Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily tech newsletter Each…

http://fortune.com/2016/03/14/encryption-whatsapp-google-facebook-snapchat-apple-fbi-encryption/

Facebook Boss Still Tech’s Most Popular CEO

He’s still got plenty of likes. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg still beats out Apple’s Tim Cook and all the other Silicon Valley CEOs in a nationwide popularity contest. According to a new poll conducted this week by Morning Consult, nearly half (48%) of the 1,935 registered voters surveyed view the Facebook chief favorably. About one…

http://fortune.com/2016/02/26/facebook-most-popular-ceo/