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Apple Scammed Out of Nearly $900,000 by a Pair of College Students

Apple Scammed Out of Nearly $900,000 by a Pair of College Students

Two college students have been accused by the government of fraud after almost two years of making false claims to Apple to get new phones, according to a CNBC report on April 5, 2019. Quan Jiang and Yangyang Zhou, now both in their early 20s, were reportedly students at Oregon State University, majoring in engineering. […]

Apple’s Mac Portables Have Come a Long Way From PowerBook to Macbook Air

Apple’s Mac Portables Have Come a Long Way From PowerBook to Macbook Air

Since Apple started creating computers, the company and technology have come a long way, especially in the evolution from the PowerBook to the MacBook Air. The PowerBook 100, Apple’s first successful laptop was released on Oct. 21, 1991, with a price tag of $2,500. This Mac portable series was on the market from 1991-97. In May […]

Apple Engineer Arrested for Stealing Company’s Secrets for Chinese Firm

Apple Engineer Arrested for Stealing Company’s Secrets for Chinese Firm

Xialong Zhang worked at Apple on the development of the driverless car project but planned to leave the U.S. in favor of working for Chinese autonomous vehicle start-ups. Court documents stated Zhang downloaded “copious pages of information” days before he attempted to board a flight to China. According to the criminal complaint, Apple was suspicious of […]

iPhone X Receives Backlash After iOS Update

iPhone X Receives Backlash After iOS Update

On Nov. 3, 2017, Apple Inc. released its new iOS 11.2 beta 2 update for iPhone. Many customers who have the new software have complained that their iPhone’s backup data will not load and carry over onto the phone, when they upgrade to an iPhone X. Apple also released this new mobile device the same day as […]

Apple Tax Scandal With Ireland

Apple Tax Scandal With Ireland

The European Commission, found that in 2016, the Irish government illegally helped Apple Inc., keep the tax bill at a fixed low for 20 years. Ireland refuses to collect $15.3 billion in unpaid taxes from the tech giant, therefore, the European Union is suing. The EU was accused, by Ireland, of meddling with its ability […]