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2009-12-11 09:03:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., Dec. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Responding to a lawsuit brought against the company by Nokia, Apple® today filed a countersuit claiming that Nokia is infringing 13 Apple patents. "Other companies must compete with us by inventing their own technologies, not just by stealing ours," said Bruce Sewell, Apple's General Counsel and senior vice president. Apple ignited the personal computer revolution in the 1970s with the Apple II and reinvented the...

2009-11-12 09:45:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Apple® will open its newest retail store on New York's Upper West Side on Saturday, November 14 at 10:00 a.m. Set beneath a breathtaking all-glass arched roof, the street level of the Apple Store® Upper West Side offers more Macs, iPods and iPhones than any store in the world for an incredible hands-on experience. The lower level features the largest area ever created by Apple for personal training and technical...

2009-05-06 15:27:00

SAUSALITO, Calif., May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- TechForEducators.com announced today that Silicon Valley icon Steve Wozniak, inventor of the personal computer, has joined the company's board of advisors. "Woz inspired a generation of technologists - including myself," explained Matt Spergel, President of TechForEducators.com. "The Apple II was an engineering tour de force and an amazing learning tool. We are deeply honored to have Steve contributing his infectious optimism and creativity to our...

2009-04-27 05:16:00

CUPERTINO, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Apple(R) today filed an amendment to correct the Form 10-Q it submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday, April 23. Last week's filing incorrectly reported the voting percentages for shareholder-submitted proposals because abstentions were counted as "No" votes. Very shortly after the original filing, the company learned that these votes had been incorrectly tallied and an internal investigation confirmed the mistake...

2008-11-04 09:00:12

CUPERTINO, Calif., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Apple(R) today announced that Mark Papermaster is joining the Company as senior vice president of Devices Hardware Engineering, reporting to Apple CEO Steve Jobs. Papermaster, who comes to Apple from IBM, will lead Apple's iPod(R) and iPhone(TM) hardware engineering teams. Papermaster has 25 years of product and technology experience, and was previously a vice president at IBM. Apple also announced that Tony Fadell, Apple's senior vice...

2008-08-04 03:00:13

By Jerry Kronenberg, Boston Herald Aug. 4--Derek Lomas, Jesse Austin-Breneman and other designers want to create a computer that Third World residents can buy for less than you probably spend on lunch. "We see this as a model that could increase economic opportunities for people in developing countries," said Lomas, part of a team that's trying to develop a $12 computer at this month's MIT International Development Design Summit. "If you just know how to type, that can be the difference...

2008-07-22 18:00:31

By ALEX AUSTIN Surveying David Greelish's spread of archaic machines, more likely to be mistaken for sewing machines than computers, is like unearthing ancient artifacts of a lost civilization. The rapid evolution in computers over the past 30 years has left tons of no-longer-used hardware and software to waste away. Most would consider them worthless, but they have special, nostalgic meaning to Greelish. The original Macintosh first ignited Greelish's interest in computers. As a young...

2008-01-16 09:00:25

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- en2go International Inc. ("en2go" or the "Company") (BULLETIN BOARD: ENGO) and its board of directors are extraordinarily pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Steve Wozniak to the Company's board of directors. Mr. Wozniak, "Woz" is a Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist, best known for shaping the personal computer industry by inventing the first personal computer, and co-founding Apple Computer in 1976 together with Apple Inc.'s...

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