Apple Did not lay Off any Apple Store Retail Employees
There where some reports lately that said that Apple laid off retail employees at Apple Stores across the nation. A new Dow Jones report is explaining what happened. Apple's new SVP of Retail John Browett said that Apple tried a new staffing formula and it did not work out. The company reverts to the old system. During the trial some employees got their working hours cut and stores have been understaffed. John Browett told managers to tell employees "We messed up."
What time is it? According to the US Patent and Trademark Office, it's iTime!
As the smartwatch market has grown with entries from Qualcomm, Samsung, and Google, Apple has remained remarkably mum on the concept, in spite of long-standing rumors hinting at a wristwatch in the works in Cupertino. On Sunday, iWatch's hopes grew further with the unveiling and approval of a new smartwatch patent file ... Source: Ars Technica
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Tim Cook expressed optimism awhile back regarding the purchases of the iPad his company had come up with. Apple has released its second quarter earnings report yesterday.“We generated $10.3 billi ... Source: I4U NewsFull article at: I4U News7 hours ago
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Apple Campus 2 permits show $25M tunnel, $171M underground theater — Eight months after Apple Inc. received final approval from the city of Cupertino to build Apple Campus 2, construction on the Mac maker's new campus is generating the kind of interest usually reserved for a new iP ... Source: TechmemeFull article at: Techmeme15 hours ago
Kate Hudson and Zach Braff pose together while making an appearance on SiriusXM’s Unmasked Special at the SiriusXM Studios on Tuesday (July 22) in New York City.
Later in the day, the 35-year-old actress donned a blue and black dress while dropping by Late Night with Seth Meyers to promote her latest film Wish I Was Here, which is in theaters now!
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On the same day, Kate sported a cute pair of sunglasses while stepp ... Source: Just Jared
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But whither iPad?
Apple on Tuesday announced its earnings for the quarter ending June 30. The consumer electronics giant posted a net profit of $7.7 billion on revenue of $37.4 billion, and credited strong iPhone and Mac sales for the results. But the word "iPad" was conspicuously missing from Apple's earnings press release. It turns out that product line has stalled at an inopportune ti ... Source: Windowsit Pro
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Daisuke Wakabayashi / Wall Street Journal:
iPhone sales up 12.7% from a year ago driven by demand from Brazil, Russia, India, and China; iPad sales down 9.2% — Apple Reports Strong iPhone Sales — Sales of Smartphone Jump 12.7% in Latest Quarter, Ahead of Expected Refresh — Apple Inc. reported its second straight quarter …
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