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Apple hits back at BBC following labor abuse allegations

Apple has responded to labor abuse allegations following a BBC Panorama investigation that claimed the company failed to protect Chinese factory workers. Jeff Williams, Apple’s Senior Vice President of Operations, stated that he and CEO Tim Cook were “deeply offended” by the accusations in an internal email obtained by The Telegraph. The BBC documentary…

Apple raises over $20 million in recent (PRODUCT) RED campaign

While many stores were offering discounts to products for the weekend of Black Friday, Apple chose to do things a little bit differently. In addition to many popular Apple and Beats products coming with iTunes gift cards, Apple also donated some of their profits to (RED) for their sales on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Many popular apps offered…

Apple victorious in iPod antitrust lawsuit

Back in 2010, the process for a class action lawsuit against Apple began. A group of plaintiffs claimed that Apple had locked users into their platform, by updating iTunes in a way that attempted to create a monopoly in the digital music space. They were seeking 350 million dollars in damages, and the jury trial finally began on December 2nd of this…

Apple airs new holiday ad: ‘The Song’

As part of the company’s ‘From one gift come many’ advertising campaign, Apple has aired a new ad ahead of the holiday season. With a Mac, iPhone or iPad you have the power to create thoughtful, emotional gifts and memories that transcend time. It could be a movie, a homemade card or a song that brings two generations closer together. The new spot,…

Apple announces Best of 2014 in apps, games, music, movies and more

Each year, Apple rounds up its favorite apps, games, music and video content from the past 12 months. Each year, the list includes some fantastic stuff. 2014 is no different — Apple has today unveiled the content it deems the Best of 2014. Below are this year’s worthy winners: Apps iPhone App of the Year: Elevate – Brain Training iPhone Game…

Apple releases new “Reservations” and “Gamers” advertisements

As we approach Black Friday and the holiday season, advertisements will be vying for our attention more than usual. Apple has released two new TV advertisements today, titled “Reservations” and “Gamers.” They continue the series of ads featuring Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon. The advertisements follow the signature Apple model of showing the product…

Black Friday Apple Store deals surface

As part of Apple’s freshly announced (RED) campaign, Apple stores across the United States will have some deals for customers on Black Friday. The day has been deemed “(RED) Special Shopping Day” by Apple. While prices will seemingly stay the same, most Apple products will come with an iTunes gift card, and Apple will donate some of the purchase to (RED)….

Apple announces (RED) campaign for World AIDS Day, will donate portion of Black Friday, Cyber Monday sales

Apple has officially announced its campaign for World AIDS Day 2014 for (RED). As well as a plethora of popular apps turning (RED) as part of the campaign to raise funds and awareness for the charity, Apple will be donating a portion of its holiday sales from its retail and online stores. The Cupertino company will be donating a percentage of proceeds…