AirPods and Watch sales will continue to drive Apple’s stock higher in 2020, Citi’s Jim Suva says

The strong sales of Apple’s AirPods and Apple Watches will come as a “surprise” to investors when the company reports its fiscal first-quarter earnings in early 2020, Citi analyst Jim Suva told CNBC on Monday. And it is why Apple’s stock will continue to move higher next year toward his $300 price target, he said. “Some … Read more AirPods and Watch sales will continue to drive Apple’s stock higher in 2020, Citi’s Jim Suva says

When will Apple release iOS 13.2 to the public?

Following the releases of iOS 13 and iOS 13.1, Apple is currently beta testing iOS 13.2. The update is currently available in developer beta and public beta, but what about a general release? What’s new? iOS 13.2 includes several notable features. First and foremost, there are over 60 new emoji and emoji variations in iOS … Read more When will Apple release iOS 13.2 to the public?

Apple will make its new Mac Pro in the US

Apple will make its new Mac Pros in Austin, Texas, continuing to build the computers at the same facilities that have been assembling the prior-generation Mac Pros since 2013. Apple says building the computer in the US is possible thanks to receiving a tariff exemption on “certain necessary components.” Production is supposed to begin “soon.” This is … Read more Apple will make its new Mac Pro in the US

Will Apple Increase iPhone Prices Because of New Tariffs? Ming-Chi Kuo Says They Won’t

After the prolonged period of uncertainty about what happens to the prices of Apple products because of the new tariffs imposed by the Trump Administration, noted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has weighed in on the matter. Kuo, in his latest note to investors, has clarified on Apple’s future strategies. Talking about Apple’s supply chain logistics … Read more Will Apple Increase iPhone Prices Because of New Tariffs? Ming-Chi Kuo Says They Won’t

Apple will repair 2018 MacBook Airs with faulty logic board for free

A “very small number” of Apple’s 2018 MacBook Air computers suffer from an issue with their logic boards, and the company will replace the components for free, according to documents seen by 9to5Mac. The site reveals that certain 13-inch Retina screen 2018 MacBook Air models have an issue with their logic boards. The documentation reportedly only says … Read more Apple will repair 2018 MacBook Airs with faulty logic board for free

Will 5G Make Apple’s iPhones Even More Expensive?

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is expected to launch its first 5G-capable smartphones sometime in 2020. On Apple’s most recent earnings call, analyst Katy Huberty asked CEO Tim Cook to comment on “how the company approaches a new technology like [5G], given the higher cost but also potentially significant benefit?” The analyst also asked Cook to provide some insight into … Read more Will 5G Make Apple’s iPhones Even More Expensive?

Apple Earnings Preview: Will Its China Problem Continue?

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has big trouble in Greater China. In early January, the company issued an updated forecast before its first-quarter earnings report, lowering its guidance by a whopping $5 billion. While the shortfall was the result of several factors, the greatest contributor to the decline was economic weakness in China. The company also faced currency headwinds due to a … Read more Apple Earnings Preview: Will Its China Problem Continue?

Draft IT rules will lead to censorship on social media: Experts

Internet activists, law firms and public advocacy groups Saturday said the proposed changes to IT laws will lead to censorship and not achieve the government’s goal of removing objectionable content from the web. Putting forth their views at a consultation meeting called by the Ministry of Electronics and IT, various stakeholders said the new rules … Read more Draft IT rules will lead to censorship on social media: Experts

Mahindra Confirms It Will Supply Electric Powertrains To SsangYong In 2020

SsangYong will rely on the parent Mahindra for its electric powertrains. Electric Vehicles or EVs are not just the flavour of the season anymore. All global carmakers have either an EV project of their own under development or have an alliance brewing with another manufacturer for the same. Korea’s SsangYong Motor is also looking at … Read more Mahindra Confirms It Will Supply Electric Powertrains To SsangYong In 2020

Estimated Samsung Galaxy F bill of materials shows why it will cost $1,800

Korean agency CGS-CIMB Research has posted a report in which it estimates the Bill of Materials (BOM) for the foldable Galaxy F and compares it to a Galaxy S9+ and an iPhone XS Max. The priciest item is the display – or should we say “displays”. The Galaxy F will have one large 7.3” panel … Read more Estimated Samsung Galaxy F bill of materials shows why it will cost $1,800