Apple Claims Credit for 514000 US Jobs

Many people are concerned about the labor that supports the creation of Apple products overseas, for instance at the enormous Foxconn facility in China. But look over here, Apple said today. Among manufacturing, transportation, app development and …Find out more from All Things Digital



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What to expect from the iPad 3

By Doug Gross, CNN An Apple event demonstrates its iBooks 2 app on an iPad at New York’s Guggenheim Museum in January. If it’s not an iPad? It might be Apple TV, (but it’s probably an iPad) (CNN) — When Apple holds a press event Wednesday, …Find out more from CNN

iPad 3 Rumor Roundup: iPad HD, Higher Prices, and New Apple TV?

By Chloe Albanesius Apple this week officially sent out invites for its March 7 iPad event, telling invitees that the company has “something you really have to see. And touch.” This time next week, we’ll know exactly what that entails, but until then, …Find out more from PC Magazine

German Court Dismisses Samsung, Apple Patent Suits

By HARRIET TORRY And IAN SHERR FRANKFURT—A German court on Friday dismissed patent suits brought by Apple Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co. against each other, the latest twist in the battle for supremacy in the rapidly growing and highly lucrative …Find out more from Wall Street Journal

Apple and Samsung Each Lose a Patent Lawsuit in Mannheim

By Peter Sayer, IDG News Apple and Samsung Electronics each saw patent lawsuits they had filed against one another dismissed by a German court on Friday. Samsung expects to appeal its dismissal. Samsung had accused Apple of infringing one of its …Find out more from PCWorld

German court dismisses 2 Apple-Samsung patent suits

MANNHEIM, Germany (Reuters) – A German court on Friday dismissed two cases brought by Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics against each other as part of a global battle for dominance in the market for smartphones and tablet devices.Find out more from Reuters

Apple: We’re responsible for over 500000 American jobs

Apple, under increased criticism for its international labor practices, released a commissioned study claiming that the company has helped create 514000 jobs in the US economy. It was an unusual announcement from the technology giant, …Find out more from Washington Post

Apple says it has created more than 500000 jobs in the United States

By John Boudreau Apple, which relies on Asian contractors to manufacture its iPhones and iPads, said in a report released Friday that it has directly or indirectly created 514000 jobs in the United States though its gadget ecosystem.Find out more from San Jose Mercury News

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Apple Touts U.S. Job Creation with Claims of 514000 Jobs Tied to …

Apple has come under increasing scrutiny for its offshoring of product manufacturing in recent years, with a number of observers believing that Apple…More By Eric Slivka

Apple touts job creation | TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog

Talk about the apps economy. Apple has a webpage that details the Apple economy and the number of jobs Apple has created in the US. The number hovers at.More By Kelly Hodgkins

Looks like Bloom Energy is behind Apple’s massive fuel cell farm …

I’ve heard from a couple sources that fuel cell maker Bloom Energy is the supplier behind Apple’s planned massive 5 MW fuel cell farm to be built at its data center in Maiden, North Carolina.More By Katie Fehrenbacher

Apple Claims Credit for 514000 U.S. Jobs – Liz Gannes – News …

Nobody at Apple is running for U.S. president at the moment, but that doesn’t mean the company can’t brag about how many American jobs it’s created.More By Liz Gannes

Apple Struggling to Sign Media Companies for Streaming TV …

Negotiations between Apple and media companies over the company’s rumored streaming TV service are getting terse, according to a report.More By Lauren Indvik

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Apple – Businessweek

Since Apple opened its first retail stores opened in 2001 · Apple · No Company Follows Apple’s Expanded China Factory Audits. Rivals aren’t rushing …Read more here.

Apple Is Now Worth A Staggering $500 Billion — Can It Hit $1 …

Read ‘Apple Is Now Worth A Staggering $500 Billion — Can It Hit $1 Trillion?’ from our blog Daily Ticker on Yahoo! Finance. Follow Yahoo!’s The Daily Ticker …Read more here.