Apple stock getting hammered on renewed China trade war fears

China has not just asked state-owned business to stop buying American agriculture, but it has also devalued its own currency to counter President Donald Trump’s 10% tariff threat on $ 325 billion in electronics — and it is having a profound impact on Apple’s stock and that of its suppliers. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Early Prime Day deals: 15″ MacBook Pros back in stock for $2,049, $530 off iPad Pros

As Prime Day 2019 approaches, Apple Authorized Resellers are issuing steeper price cuts on Apple products, from MacBook Pros to iPad Pros. These new price drops deliver the lowest prices anywhere with bonus perks, such as free expedited shipping and even a sales tax refund. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Amazon, Best Buy knock up to $100 off current iPads, $200-$300 off MacBook Pros, plus $199 Apple Watches back in stock

Those looking for a last-minute gift for Mom or a budget-friendly gift for a graduating student can take advantage of cash discounts on Apple’s current 9.7-inch iPad to the tune of $ 80 to $ 100 off, or up to $ 300 off current 13- and 15-inch MacBook Pros. Prices start at just $ 249 […]

Angela Ahrendts talks future after Apple as Deirdre O’Brien receives stock bonus

Angela Ahrendts on Thursday briefly commented on near-term plans after it was announced that she would depart her role as Apple’s retail chief in April, while Ahrendts’ successor, Deirdre O’Brien, took receipt of a stock bonus potentially worth tens of millions of dollars. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Apple’s shock earnings warning sees AAPL stock plunge 9% in pre-market trading

Apple’s shock earnings warning – the first time it has issued one since 2002 – has sent the stock price crashing in pre-market trading. At the time of writing, AAPL is almost 9% down on yesterday’s close. Apple suppliers are also being hit hard, two of them even more badly than the iPhone maker … […]

Snapchat adds CallKit integration, bringing calls to the stock Phone app on iOS

Snapchat’s app for iOS has been updated today to make it much easier to make calls through the app. Today’s update adds CallKit integration, meaning Snapchat calling now integrates with the stock Phone app and interface on iOS. more… The post Snapchat adds CallKit integration, bringing calls to the stock Phone app on iOS appeared […]

Analysts predict Apple will use repatriated overseas cash to double stock buyback program

When the Republican tax bill passed in December, allowing Apple and other companies a tax break on repatriating their overseas cash, there was much speculation about how the Cupertino company would spend it. There was the usual speculation, of course, about Apple buying Netflix or Tesla, but the smart money appeared to be on boosting […]

Reports that Apple Stores may have more iPhone X stock than expected for walk-in customers

We’re hearing reports that Apple Stores may have more iPhone X stock than expected for walk-in customers. One of our own store contacts said that those in the queue at store opening looked set to get one, while an unconfirmed tip indicated that London stores have 500-1000 models each … more… 9to5Mac

Deals: $100 off 2017 13″ MacBook Pros or $350-$450 off 2016 models; AirPods back in stock; 20% off select tech at eBay

Black Friday in July is still going strong with $ 100 off two new 13" MacBook Pros with function keys at Amazon. Or save $ 350 to $ 450 at Apple authorized resellers on closeout 2016 models with no tax collected outside NY and NJ. Verizon has AirPods in stock with free 2-day shipping, and […]