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Chinese court bans some iPhones over Qualcomm patent dispute

Business Dec 11, 2018

Chinese court bans some iPhones over Qualcomm patent dispute

U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm says it's won an order in a Chinese court banning some Apple phones in China as part of a long-running dispute over patents. Qualcomm said Monday that the Fuzhou Intermediate People's Court in China has granted preliminary injunctions ordering four Chinese subsidiaries ...

Microsoft's stock market value pulls ahead of Apple's by $3 billion

Business Nov 29, 2018

Microsoft's stock market value pulls ahead of Apple's by $3 billion

Microsoft Corp.'s stock market value surpassed Apple Inc.'s and pulled ahead by as much as $3 billion on Wednesday as the Windows software maker benefited from optimism about demand for cloud computing services. Shares of Microsoft jumped 3 percent, pushing its market capitalization up to ...

'Pay your taxes': Protesters greet Apple's Champs Elysees launch

Business Nov 19, 2018

'Pay your taxes': Protesters greet Apple's Champs Elysees launch

The launch of an Apple store on the Champs Elysees in Paris was greeted Sunday by a protest against the U.S. multinational's controversial fiscal practices. Activists from the tax campaign group Attac gathered on the celebrated boulevard, wearing colored wigs and party hats, throwing confetti ...