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Apple Inc. (AAPL) hires engineers in China from tech companies like HTC

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has gone on a hiring spree in China. Apple has especially hired a lot of talent from their rival HTC. Because of manufacturing conditions and a goal to ramp up hardware development with suppliers, Apple placed many engineering positions throughout China and Taiwan.

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) announces CarPlay infotainment system

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has announced CarPlay, a new in-car infotainment system that connects your iOS device to vehicles. CarPlay was rebranded from “iOS in the Car.” CarPlay will be demonstrated at the Geneva Motor Show between March 6th and March 16, 2014.
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Apple Inc. (AAPL): iOS in the Car expected to be unveiled next week

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Last year, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced iOS in the Car around the same time that iOS 7 launched. iOS in the Car will enable automotive manufacturing companies to integrate iOS features into infotainment systems. Apple said that iOS in the Car was “coming in 2014.”
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Apple Inc. (AAPL): 40 billion iMessages are sent per day

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) launched iMessage in 2011 with iOS 5. iMessage was considered Apple’s rival to BlackBerry’s BBM. At a recent Q&A, Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed that 40 billion iMessages are being sent out per day through iPhones, iPads, and iPods. In January 2013, the number of iMessages sent out per day was 2 billion.
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Apple Inc. (AAPL): Apple TV hit over $1 billion in 2013 revenue

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) originally considered the Apple TV product as a “hobby.” Now Apple TV accounted for over $1 billion in 2013 revenues.
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Judge throws out IPCom’s patent case against Apple Inc. (AAPL)

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IPCom is a company that is known for asserting intellectual property in patent infringement trials. IPCom attempted to generate $2.2 billion in damages from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). IPCom has been called a “patent troll” because it does not actually make any products, but generates revenues from their patent portfolio.
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Apple Inc. (AAPL) is named ‘Most Admired’ company

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been placed at the top of Fortune’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list. Apple was placed at the top every year for the last 7 years. The rankings are based on the polling of “corporate peers,” which includes a range of individuals that range from analysts to executives. Other factors include innovation, social aspects, and worker management. Here is who Apple is followed by:

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) files appeal in e-book case

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Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has filed an appeal on Tuesday in regard to the e-book antitrust case. Apple told a federal appeals court in New York that the judge’s finding that it violated antitrust laws by manipulating e-book prices was a “radical” finding that would “harm consumers.” Apple asked a U.S. appeals court to throw out the case.
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