The iPad and iPhone have sealed Apple’s standing as the world’s most valuable tech company, but the company’s leadership will be challenged to live up to Steve Jobs’ vision

Apple sets sights on bigger target in India

Fast-growing market draws interest as millions upgrade phones

Apple sets sights on bigger target in India

Fast-growing market draws interest as millions upgrade phones

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Ever-growing online outlets offer marketers more varied points of contact and fresh forms of doing business

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Apple - time is money

In an age of fragmenting distribution, great content is crucial


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Apple executive proposed Time Warner bid

Interest expressed in meeting last year with owner of HBO, CNN and Turner

Apple contemplates a push into media

Tech group looks to boost revenue from services to counter slowdown in smartphone growth

WhatsApp Brazil ban sparks sector fears

Judicial moves to ban messaging service threaten tech’s growth

Chinese banks lead ‘green’ bond boom

EM borrowing for sustainable projects matches the west

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Buffett and the end of an era for Apple

One day, pulling out an iPhone and tapping an icon might feel like a chore, writes Richard Waters

Apple; Google Alphabet; Cisco; Microsoft; Oracle all hold large amounts of cash.
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US companies’ cash pile hits $1.7tn

Five technology groups hold $504bn between them

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Apple store makeover: hope or hype?

Ex-Burberry chief Angela Ahrendts reimagines retail again

Apple's new San Francisco flagship store
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Apple gives top stores a beauty makeover

Plans include more space, trees and floor-to-ceiling glass doors

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YouTube can share some burden of piracy

Music labels will probably re-sign with the devil they know while lobbying for changes in the law

Buffett’s protégés flex investment muscle

Combs and Weschler run greater share of Berkshire’s pension money

Apple chief to visit India

US tech group looks to boost growth as sales flag in China

Buffett/Apple: grow old gracefully

The veteran investor is not as tech-averse as he seems

Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway buys into Apple

Shares in iPhone maker rise after disclosure of $1bn stake

Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway buys into Apple

Shares in the iPhone maker rise after disclosure of $1bn stake

Tim Cook seeks slice of China goodwill

Apple chief in Beijing amid fanfare over Didi Chuxing investment

Apple plants seed in China taxi service

Chinese taxi app attracts Apple’s biggest minority investment

Businesses are becoming more like banks

US companies today make more than ever before by simply moving money around, writes Rana Foroohar

Didi stake signals new front for Apple

$1bn move comes as investor concern grows over position in China

Didi Chuxing-Apple: iTaxi

Cupertino-based group climbs aboard a taxi cab in China

Apple invests $1bn in China’s Didi Chuxing

Biggest investment to date for Uber competitor

Apple’s ‘most valuable’ crown at risk

Dip in shares means Alphabet closing in on race for top spot

News groups should beware Facebook tie-ups

Publishers are making more content available to closed platforms — at a cost

Dell aims to raise $16bn in bond sale

US computer maker to hold roadshow as it hopes to fund EMC deal

Techs and financials will need to lead

If stocks rally is to be extended the underperforming sectors must step forward

China’s tentative ‘like’ for Facebook

Reaction to Zuckerberg’s charm offensive should depend on its overall cost, writes Andrew Hill

Facebook wins China trademark case

Court victory suggests stance on social network may be softening

Apple ramps up business push for iPhone

Tie-up with SAP follows links with IBM and Cisco Systems

Tesla looks to its defining iPhone moment

Elon Musk is going for broke with extravagant new production plans

Apple loses trademark dispute in China

Court rules a little known accessories maker can use iPhone name


BMW: iCars

A maturing tech company needs growth. Sound familiar?


Beyoncé’s hit for Tidal may not be enough

Streaming service launched with fanfare struggles to catch Spotify and Apple

Apple encounters the laws of tech gravity

Go-go growth in the company’s iPhone sales may be coming to an end

US tech no longer delivers big returns

Too many big names had disappointing results

Bill Campbell, tech executive, 1940-2016

A coach whose counsel was valued by Apple and Google alike

What Apple can learn from Dyson

The US tech company should take notes from a British innovator, writes John Gapper

Fiat, Alphabet in self-driving car talks

Carmaker wants to hasten push into autonomous vehicle technology

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Icahn sells all his Apple stock

Investor cites risks to the tech group from China for share sale