Business Briefs: Apple ceases payments to Qualcomm for iPhone

TVA adds 700 workers for Sequoyah refueling After generating more than 13.5 billion kilowatt hours electricity over the past 18 months, the Tennessee Valley Authority began a scheduled refueling outage Friday on the Unit 2 reactor at its Sequoyah Nuclear Plant near Soddy-Daisy. TVA is bringing in an extra 700 utility and contract workers during the maintenance outage over the next several weeks. About 10,000 … Continue reading Business Briefs: Apple ceases payments to Qualcomm for iPhone

CREDIT SUISSE: Buy Apple ahead of the iPhone 8 ‘Super Cycle’ (AAPL) | 04/28/17

YouTube/ConceptsiPhone Apple is set to report earnings Tuesday May 2, and analysts at Credit Suisse are advising clients to buy Apple stock ahead of the release. Shares of Apple have climbed 24% so far this year to $143.69 as of 10:22 ET. In a report circulated to clients April 28, Credit Suisse analyst Kulbinder Garcha reiterated his “Outperform” rating and $170 price target on the stock, … Continue reading CREDIT SUISSE: Buy Apple ahead of the iPhone 8 ‘Super Cycle’ (AAPL) | 04/28/17

Feud Between Apple and Qualcomm Continues as Apple Stops Paying iPhone Royalties Completely [Updated]

About two weeks ago, Qualcomm reported that Apple suppliers were underpaying royalties in the second fiscal quarter of 2017, as a way for Apple to regain the unpaid royalties owed to the company by Qualcomm. At the time, Qualcomm wasn’t sure whether or not Apple would continue to pay royalties at all, and today the manufacturer — which provides LTE modems for iPhones — has … Continue reading Feud Between Apple and Qualcomm Continues as Apple Stops Paying iPhone Royalties Completely [Updated]

Early ‘iPhone 8’ Case Has Vertical Camera Cutout, Suggests Front-Facing Touch ID

Mobile phone leaker KK Sneak Leaks posted an image on Twitter this morning purporting to show one of the first third-party protective cases for Apple’s upcoming redesigned OLED iPhone, which isn’t expected to launch until at least September. The transparent case has a few features that are consistent with recent schematics purporting to depict the front-running design of the so-called “iPhone 8“. Most prominent is … Continue reading Early ‘iPhone 8’ Case Has Vertical Camera Cutout, Suggests Front-Facing Touch ID

Apple iphone 8 may be slower than the Samsung Galaxy S8

The Apple iphone 8 has not been introduced yet, but CNET is reporting that you will find already a probability that it will have slower wireless speeds than Samsung’s Galaxy S8 . The S8 packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 CPU that can use faster information rates on the 4G spectrum referred to as Gigabit LTE . Apple, although, utilizes its individual CPU and a mix … Continue reading Apple iphone 8 may be slower than the Samsung Galaxy S8