Apple touches record high as iPad 3 sales run hot

Shares hit record soon after first iPad sold * Teardown shows same key suppliers as for earlier model * iPad3 seen as series or improvements, not major innovation By Pauline Askin and Noel Randewich SYDNEY/SAN FRANCISCO March 16 (Reuters) – Apple’s new …Find out more from Reuters



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Telstra pips Apple for new iPad customers

RAW VISION: Telstra stole a march on Apple by selling the new, third-generation tablet at midnight at two of its stores. Apple’s new iPad went on sale in Australia early today, greeted by a throng of fans hoping to get hold of a 4G-ready tablet …Find out more from Sydney Morning Herald

New iPad more costly at Apple

APPLE outlets are proving to be one of the most expensive places to buy the new iPad tablet compared with the likes of Woolworths-owned Big W and online retailer Kogan. Coincidentally, iPad 2 sales could usurp numbers for the new iPad as prices for the …Find out more from The Australian

Apple continues to defy gravity as stock hits $600

By Angela Moon and Doris Frankel | NEW YORK (Reuters) – As Apple’s stock leaps to successive highs, it is intriguing to look back every couple of weeks just to see how far the tech giant has come. Shares of the iPad and iPhone maker eclipsed the $600 …Find out more from Reuters

Apple’s New IPad Makes Sydney Debut

By David Fickling and Mark Lee on March 15, 2012 Apple Inc. (AAPL) started selling its new iPad today, betting on a sharper screen and faster chip to extend its lead over Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) and Google Inc. in the growing market for tablet computers …Find out more from BusinessWeek

Apple’s New iPad Goes on Sale Friday

By JESSICA E. VASCELLARO Shoppers began lining up to purchase Apple Inc.’s third-generation iPad on Friday, as the technology giant tries to widen its lead in the fast-growing tablet market. Customers lined up to purchase Apple’s new iPad, …Find out more from Wall Street Journal

Apple Shares Hit $600 Ahead of iPad Release

By MATT JARZEMSKY Apple Inc. shares briefly rose above $600 Thursday, the latest milestone in their meteoric climb as expectations build for the company’s smartphone and tablet sales. The Cupertino, Calif., consumer-electronics maker’s stock has …Find out more from Wall Street Journal

Apple’s 4G iPad debuts early, quietly in Australia

By Lincoln Feast and Poornima Gupta | SYDNEY/SANFRANCISCO (Reuters) – Apple Inc’s new iPad went on sale in Australia early on Friday, greeted by a throng of fans hoping to get hold of a 4G-ready tablet computer that won good reviews despite stopping …Find out more from Reuters

Apple stock tops $600 for 1st time, the day before its new iPad to go on sale

NEW YORK — Apple Inc.’s stock touched $600 for the first time, the day before the company’s latest iPad goes on sale. The stock reached $600.01 just after the market opened. It lost those gains and closed down $4.02, or 0.7 percent, at $585.56.Find out more from Washington Post

Apple’s new iPad debuts early, quietly in Australia

By Lincoln Feast and Poornima Gupta SYDNEY — Apple’s (AAPL) new iPad went on sale in Australia early today, greeted by a throng of fans hoping to get hold of a 4G-ready tablet computer that won good reviews despite stopping short of being called a …Find out more from San Jose Mercury News

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Apple adds iPad 2 to its recycling program | TUAW – The Unofficial …

If you’re looking for another outlet to offload an iPad 2, then you should check out Apple’s reuse and recycling program. The program now accepts the.More By Kelly Hodgkins

Apple Share Price Hits $600, Just One Month After Hitting $500 …

Apple’s share price touched the $600 mark as trading opened this morning, just a month after reaching $500/share for the first time. The…More By Jordan Golson

Why China Matters To Apple, Others: This Year It Will Become The …

China is already a significant market for companies like Apple, with CEO Tim Cook describing “staggering” and “off the charts” sales of the iPhone in China last quarter. But according to IDC the opportunity is just beginning for Apple and others …More By Ingrid Lunden

Apple Shares Hit $600; $1 Trillion Market Cap Seems Less …

Shares of Apple broke the $600 threshold for the first time on Thursday, a new milestone for the world’s most valuable company. Driven upward by excitement for the new iPad, which launches tomorrow and has garnered a slew of rave …More By John Paczkowski

1080p-capable Apple TV ships a day early, just in time to AirPlay …

Did you hop on the pre-order train for the third generation Apple TV, right after the Cook-note? Might want to check that doorstep, as a metric ton of you.More By Dante Cesa