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  • Sep 2, 2014
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Apple designs and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and personal computers and also operates retail stores. Its best-known hardware products are the Macintosh line of computers, the iPod, the iPad and the iPhone – Apple is the world’s third largest mobile phone-maker after Samsung and Nokia. 

Apple bans 'harmful' chemicals benzene and n-hexane at factories

Apple will ban two potentially hazardous chemicals during the final assembly of its iPhones and iPads.

Friday, 15 August, 2014, 4:58pm

Apple's iPhone more hack-proof than Android, Gamma Group reports in leaked document

The secrets of one of the world's most prominent surveillance companies spilled on to the internet last week, thanks to an anonymous leaker who appears to have gained access to sensitive documents.

13 Aug 2014 - 9:08am

Beijing denies banning Apple products for government purchase

In a surreal turn of events, Chinese authorities have denied reports that Apple devices were taken off a list of products allowed for government purchase.

9 Aug 2014 - 2:37am

China Unicom sticks with Apple, as it reports 25.8pc surge in net profit

China Unicom said Apple's absence from a government procurement list would not affect its arrangement with the US firm to sell the iPhone.

8 Aug 2014 - 8:25am

Beijing bans government officials from using Apple gadgets

Beijing's clampdown on the use of foreign information technology in the nation's public sector may have exposed new levels of distrust.

7 Aug 2014 - 9:27am

Long-anticipated large-screen iPhone 6 ‘due for September 9 launch’

Apple has scheduled a September 9 event to unveil its long-anticipated large-screen iPhone, the online news site Re/code reported on Tuesday.

6 Aug 2014 - 6:39pm 1 comment

Access to iPhone data not a back door for spies, Apple says

Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicised techniques by Apple employees, the company has acknowledged.

27 Jul 2014 - 7:20am

First look: Apple's new OS X Yosemite offers sleek new styling, privacy and security

Apple opens a public beta programme for OS X Yosemite today – and the Post can give a sneak preview of what’s in store for users after spending two days trying out the system.

24 Jul 2014 - 5:13pm 1 comment

'Halo effect' from iPhone, iPad lifts Mac computer sales in China

Apple is seeing sharp growth in China for its Mac laptop and desktop products, boosted by the popularity of the iPhone and iPad, even though personal computer sales in this large market remain sluggish.

24 Jul 2014 - 7:53am

Apple-IBM alliance may hit a speed bump in China

Security concerns by Beijing could throw a spanner in the works for Apple and IBM in China, after the two technology giants teamed up to bring advanced mobile enterprise applications for the iPhone and iPad to businesses.

17 Jul 2014 - 8:05am 1 comment