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Apple Inc. (AAPL) CEO says new product category is ‘closer than ever’

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has a reputation for being quiet about product releases. However, Apple CEO Tim Cook said that the company is now “closer than it’s ever been” in terms of entering a new product category.
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Apple Inc. (AAPL) announces 7 for 1 stock split, adds $30B to buyback program

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced that it will be increasing its dividend 8% and will be adding $30 billion to its share buyback program for a total of $90 billion. Apple is also going to split its stock 7 for 1 in June. And Apple is going to raise its dividends every year.
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Apple Inc. (AAPL) sold 44 million iPhones in Q2 2014

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) beat Wall Street expectations for the March quarter, but projected lower-than-expected results for the upcoming quarter. Apple announced earnings of $11.62 per share on revenue of $45.6 billion for Q2 2014.
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Apple Inc. (AAPL): iTunes now has almost 800M accounts

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In June 2013, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced that iTunes hit 575 million accounts. Ten months later, that number increased almost 40%. During Apple’s earnings call, Tim Cook said that iTunes is soon going to pass 800 million accounts. That is around 710,000 new accounts being added per day in the last 10 months. It is highly likely that Apple could hit 1 billion users in less than a year.
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Apple Inc. (AAPL) announces 20 million Apple TVs have been sold

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Towards the end of the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) quarterly call today, CEO Tim Cook reported numbers for the Apple TV. Cook said that the company sold over 20 million Apple TV devices since the product launched in 2007. The milestone was announced when Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster asked Cook about his thoughts on Amazon partnering with HBO.
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Apple Inc. (AAPL) files patent for blocking texting while driving

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) wants to help save people from the dangers of texting while driving. On Tuesday, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published an Apple patent that is called “Driver handheld computing device lock-out.” 

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Apple releases a new iPhone 5s ad called “Powerful”


This past week, Apple launched a new iPhone 5s ad called “Powerful.” The song in the background is called “Gigantic” by a band called Pixies. The tagline of the ad is “You’re more powerful than you think.”

Apple Inc. (AAPL) is “serious” about mobile payments system

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) may create its own proprietary mobile payments system. Apple said it is “very, very serious” and is looking at filling new positions to lead the new initiative. One of them is the head of product and another is a head of business development.

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