Apple sues Qualcomm for unfair royalty charges

Apple sues Qualcomm for unfair royalty charges

Apple has filed a lawsuit against Qualcomm, the world’s dominant supplier of baseband processors, alleging the chip supplier demanded unfair terms for its technology. Earlier this week Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint in federal district court charging Qualcomm Inc. with using anticompetitive tactics to maintain its monopoly in the supply of a key semiconductor device used in cell phones and other consumer products.

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AWT News Update: January 20, 2017

AWT News Update: January 20, 2017

Happy Inauguration Day! We have a few stories for this Friday afternoon that should keep you going into the weekend:

  • Tim Cook sold 30,000 shares of Apple stock, netting him a nice payday
  • Apple's hardware won't be the primary driver of the company's fortunes in the future
  • Apple manufacturing partner Foxconn is building a plant in Shenzhen, China near an Apple R&D center
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Apple tops all companies when it comes to customer loyalty

Apple tops all companies when it comes to customer loyalty

Apple is the top company that meets customer expectations in almost all markets that it operates according to the Brand Keys 22nd annual 2017 Customer Loyalty Engagement Index. The tech giant leads the field in brand engagement and customer loyalty, according to Brand Keys, a the New York-based brand engagement and customer loyalty research consultancy.

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Simply Mac closing some retail stores across the U.S.

Simply Mac closing some retail stores across the U.S.

Simply Mac, an Apple Authorized Reseller and Service Provider owned by GameStop, is shutting down some of its retail stores in the U.S. Locations in North Carolina, North Dakota, Montana, Texas, Illinois, Indiana, Utah, Idaho, Maryland, South Dakota, and more are closing this week, reports MacRumors.

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Get a spectacular deal on the Pay What You Want Hardcore Game Dev Bundle

Get a spectacular deal on the Pay What You Want Hardcore Game Dev Bundle

Attention all Apple World Today readers who are looking to get into mobile game development. Here's your chance to get 10 courses (108+ hours) that can take you from a development novice to a hardcore game developer -- and pay what YOU want for the privilege. Our Pay What You Want Hardcore Game Dev Bundle is ultra-popular, with hundreds of thousands of buyers!

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Fox 1.0 is new royalty app for macOS

Fox 1.0 is new royalty app for macOS

OFFICER solutions has introduced Fox 1.0, a new addition to their software line of royalty applications for entertainment companies. Developed specifically for artists, musicians and other right holders, Fox 1.0 for macOS (10.10 and higher) is designed to transform sales reports for content sold on the Internet into detailed royalty statements. 

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