The best smartwatches of 2020

2020 has seen the release of several intriguing new smartwatches. This market segment performed admirably in the first half of 2020, despite the economic downturn which came as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. While shipments remained fairly flat at 42 million...

Apple hits record after December surge sends it past Amazon

Apple Inc shares briefly rallied to an intraday record on Tuesday, continuing a year-end surge that’s cementing its lead over Amazon.com Inc as 2020’s best performer among the largest technology stocks. Apple has advanced 13% in December amid signs of strong demand...

Apple begins work on its own cellular modem

Apple Inc. has started building its own cellular modem for future devices, a move that would replace components from Qualcomm Inc., Apple’s top chip executive told staff on Thursday. Johny Srouji, Apple’s senior vice president of hardware technologies, made the...