California passes bill to make internet safer for kids

California passes bill to make internet safer for kids

A girl looks at her computer screen Alain Jocard | AFP | Getty Images The California state legislature this week passed a bill that, if passed, would require online platforms to take additional steps to ensure their services are safe for young users. The state senate unanimously approved California Age Appropriate Design Code Act Monday, … Read more

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai: Interview with CNBC

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai: Interview with CNBC

Google CEO Sundar Pichai says that while consumers put the covid pandemic in the rearview mirror, the economy is clearly a growing concern for the company and the wider market. “We certainly see the uncertainty ahead of us, like everyone else,” Pichai told CNBC’s Deirdre Bosa in an interview Wednesday at Google’s annual I/O conference … Read more

Apple (AAPL) Q3 2022 results

Apple (AAPL) Q3 2022 results

Apple reported fiscal third quarter results Thursday beat Wall Street expectations for sales and earnings, but showed slowing growth for the iPhone maker. Apple stock rose more than 3% in extended trading. Here are the key numbers compared to what Wall Street expected, according to Refinitiv estimates: EPS: $1.20 vs. $1.16 estimated, down 8% year-over-year … Read more

Qualcomm (QCOM) Q3 2022 results

Qualcomm (QCOM) Q3 2022 results

Qualcomm President and CEO Cristiano Amon speaks about Qualcomm’s technology for automakers during a press conference during CES 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada on January 4, 2022. Steve Marcus | Reuters Qualcomm reported third-quarter earnings after the bell on Wednesday, slightly beating Wall Street expectations, but guidance for the current quarter fell short of consensus … Read more

Apple Q3 2022 Earnings Preview: Macro Concerns Dominate

Apple Q3 2022 Earnings Preview: Macro Concerns Dominate

Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook speaks during the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference at the Apple Park campus in Cupertino, California, U.S., Monday, June 6, 2022. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Apple publishes Thursday its results for the quarter ended in June. Apple’s fiscal third quarter is typically the company’s smallest in terms … Read more

Amazon’s Project Kuiper Launches First Internet Satellites in Q4 2022

Amazon’s Project Kuiper Launches First Internet Satellites in Q4 2022

A rendering of ABL Space’s RS1 rocket launching the Project Kuiper satellites for Amazon. Amazon Amazon aims to launch its first Internet Project Kuiper satellites in the fourth quarter of 2022, the company announced on Monday. The tech giant has filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission to launch and operate its first two … Read more

Apple CarPlay could be a Trojan horse in the automotive industry

Apple CarPlay could be a Trojan horse in the automotive industry

Apple uses the popularity of the iPhone to enter the automotive industry. Automakers aren’t sure what they think about it. Apple announced the next generation of its CarPlay automotive software in June. It supports the user interface on all interior displays, replacing fuel gauges and speed dials with a digital version powered by the driver’s … Read more

Apple’s iPhone Lock Mode is meant to stop state-sponsored hacking

Apple’s iPhone Lock Mode is meant to stop state-sponsored hacking

Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers a speech during the European Union Privacy Conference at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium, October 24, 2018. yves herman | Reuters Apple on Wednesday announced a new feature for iPhones called Lockdown Mode to protect high-level users such as politicians and activists from state-sponsored hackers. Lock mode disables several … Read more

Wealthy customers will help Apple weather the effects of inflation

Wealthy customers will help Apple weather the effects of inflation

An employee organizes Apple iPhones as a customer shop in an Apple store. Facebook Facebook logo Join Facebook to connect with Mike Segar Reuter The last time Apple in the face of an inflationary environment like this, it had been a public company for less than a year and its best-selling product was the Apple … Read more

Apple opens third-party app payments in Korea, will take 26% off

Apple opens third-party app payments in Korea, will take 26% off

Tim Cook at the Apple launch event, March 8, 2022 Apple Apple said Thursday that developers of iPhone apps distributed exclusively in the South Korean App Store can apply to use third-party payment systems instead of Apple’s in-app offering. But this will have a cost. Apple will require apps that take advantage of the new … Read more