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Will Apple Keep Austin Weird?
2012-05-02 12:17:58

Image Credit: Photos.com --- Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com Last June, Steve Jobs visited the Cupertino City Council to make a pitch for their new “spaceship” campus. Pitching his plans for the new facilities, Steve Jobs told the city board members, “Apple is growing like a weed“¦” Now, in further response to such growth, Apple and Austin have agreed to terms and will begin construction on a new Texas facility this summer. Apple first...

2012-03-30 10:05:39

Just as Apple´s newest iPad makes its way into early adopters´ hands, a new survey says that over half of American households own at least one of the company´s products. The poll was conducted over 3 days starting on March 19th, the same day Apple announced it had sold over 3 million new iPads in its first four days of sales. According to the recently conducted All-America Economic CNBC poll, 55 million homes contain an Apple device and 1-in-10 respondent households said...

Apple To Surpass Intel As World’s Top Chipmaker
2012-03-22 07:18:27

Apple is on pace to surpass Intel as the world's top mobile processor company if sales of smartphone and tablet devices continue to grow, InfoWorld reported on Tuesday, citing a forthcoming study by technology research firm In-Stat. The move will likely take place before 2013, according to the study. Apple shipped roughly 176 million mobile processors by the end of 2011, accounting for 13.5 percent of the market.  These figures trail Intel by just 5 million units, representing a...

Is There An Upper Limit To Apple's Stock Price?
2012-03-16 08:15:12

John Neumann for RedOrbit.com There has to be an upper limit for Apple stock price but analysts are having trouble figuring out what it might be. Stock in the tech giant reached new heights on Thursday, up 2.92 percent at market close. Shares of the company have been on a rally since the beginning of the year and have climbed 40 percent and are still rising. Morgan Stanley´s Katy Huberty let her investors know that Apple had been added to the firm´s Best Ideas list. The...

Apple's Stock Price Hits $600 Per Share
2012-03-15 11:33:56

Just a month after its stock hit $500, Apple's share price reached past $600 for the first time on Thursday. The new milestone comes a day before the company launches its next-generation iPad to the public. Apple's shares touched $600.01 shortly after the ringing of the opening bell at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday. The company's stock-price has gained 57 percent in the past three months, and 73 percent over the past year. The new iPad will be setting Apple up to sell 65.6 million iPads...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).