Apple World Today News Update: May 7, 2018

Apple World Today News Update: May 7, 2018

Another manic Monday, with AAPL zipping to a new high close. We have info about that and a lot more for you in today's Apple World Today News Update Podcast:

  • Apple is soliciting Apple Watch owners to join in on the Apple Heart Study being done in partnership with Stanford Medicine

  • The iMac turned 20 yesterday. The all-in-one is credited with beginning the turnaround in Apple's fortunes

  • iOS 13 rumors are beginning to seep out, and we haven't yet heard what's going to be in iOS 12

  • During trading today, Apple hit $187.67 per share. Warren Buffett would love to own all of Apple's stock...

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Apple World Today News Update: February 27, 2018

Apple World Today News Update: February 27, 2018

There are a lot of little news items today dealing with video content, 5G, and Apple's sky-high share price:

  • Hit-or-miss director M. Night Shyamalan (good: The Sixth Sense, really bad: The Last Airbender) is the latest to get a green light from Apple for an original series. Thank God he's only directing one episode...
  • There's a big sale on 4K HDR movies and more in the iTunes Store right now
  • Mobile providers T-Mobile and Sprint throw their hats into the 5G ring
  • AAPL reached a new record high of $180.48 before retreating today, buoyed by nice words from Warren Buffett
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Berkshire Hathaway had 15.2 million shares of Apple stock at the end of June

Berkshire Hathaway had 15.2 million shares of Apple stock at the end of June

Berkshire Hathaway, the multinational conglomerate run by Warren Buffett, disclosed in a regulatory filing on Monday that it had 15.2 million shares of Apple as of the end of June, or just under $1.5 billion worth. As noted by CNN Money, that that marks a 55% increase from the 9.8 million shares Berkshire had in the first quarter.

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