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Meta debuted its Quest 3 headset just days before Apple is expected to launch its own AR/VR headset.
Shares of Meta Platforms (NASDAQ: META) were moving higher today as investors responded favorably to the Facebook parent's launch of its new Quest 3 mixed reality (MR) headset, which comes just days ahead of Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL) expected reveal of its own MR headset. As a result, Meta stock was up 3.4% as of 2:08 p.m. ET on Thursday on the news. In an Instagram post, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the highly anticipated device.
Apple wants to get to know your habits really, really well. The company wants to patent tech to use "in-home location...
This year will likely go down in history as the year artificial intelligence (AI) came of age. AI exploded onto the scene with the debut of ChatGPT, which seemed to mark a paradigm shift for generative AI, which can generate original content. In a February speech at the Haas School of Business, Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) CEO Jensen Huang made a startling pronouncement in which he declared that the introduction of ChatGPT was the "iPhone moment" of AI.
Apple Inc supplier Foxconn will start manufacturing iPhones in the southern Indian state of Karnataka by April 2024, the state government said on Thursday. The land for the factory would be handed over to Foxconn by July 1, the government said, adding that the project, valued at 130 billion rupees ($1.59 billion), is expected to create around 50,000 jobs. Foxconn, the world's largest contract electronics manufacturer, has set a target of manufacturing 20 million iPhones a year at the plant in Devanahalli, on the outskirts of state capital and tech hub Bengaluru.
Within the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI), Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) has some of the best long-term potential. Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) is undoubtedly a stronger company today, but it's tougher to get behind the long-term story. Here's why Intel is a buy while Apple is a stock to avoid.
These companies have exciting developments on the way, with promising outlooks in AI and virtual/augmented reality.
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Company has faced sustained criticism over its power over the iPhone
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A report by Analysis Group says that Apple's App Store facilitated $1.1 trillion in sales and billings in 2022.
CUPERTINO, Calif., May 31, 2023--Apple® today announced the App Store® ecosystem facilitated $1.1 trillion in developer billings and sales in 2022, building on developers’ track record of strong, resilient growth, an independent study by economists from Analysis Group found. The App Store continues to create incredible opportunity for developers around the world, with more than 90 percent of the billings and sales accruing solely to developers and businesses of all sizes — without any commission
(Bloomberg) -- The prospect of Apple Inc.’s first new product category in nearly a decade could hardly be attracting less of a fanfare on Wall Street.At a time when investors have been whipped into a frenzy over artificial intelligence, analysts are using words like “modest” and “lackluster” to describe projections for initial sales of a mixed reality headset that the iPhone maker is expected to unveil on June 5.The muted expectations are a stark contrast to the last time Apple entered a new mar
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Apple Inc supplier Foxconn said on Wednesday artificial intelligence applications would strongly drive demand for its server business this year but reiterated 2023 overall would be a flat one for the company on global economic woes. Foxconn Chairman Liu Young-way told the company's annual shareholders meeting the firm remained cautious about this year due to monetary policy tightening, geopolitical tensions and uncertainty over inflation, but servers were a bright spot due to surging interest in AI. The Taiwanese company has a 40% global market share for servers and aims to further increase that, Liu added.
Harvard Business School Professor of Management Practice Willy Shih discusses Apple's ongoing investments into India and breaks down how doing business in the country compares with doing business in China.
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Nvidia shares have skyrocketed this year, up more than 175% since the start of 2023. It's all thanks to the rise of generative AI. Really powerful chips called graphics processing units (GPUs) are needed to power these new AI systems. These are the kinds of GPUs Nvidia makes. Despite it's rise, Nvidia does have its detractors. ARK Invest's (ARKK) Cathie Wood explained why her firm sold their Nvidia shares back in January, saying the stock was overpriced. Nvidia's strong performance has sent the its stock not just to new highs, but granted it entry to an exclusive club: the stocks that have a market cap of $1 trillion plus. Nvidia (NVDA) joins such tech giants as Apple (AAPL), Alphabet (GOOGL), Microsoft (MSFT), Amazon (AMZN) in the club. Apple was the first member, surpassing the $1 trillion mark in August 2018. Former members of the club include Meta (META) and Tesla (TSLA), which now have market caps of $600 billion+. Yahoo Finance's Brad Smith tells Seana Smith and Akiko Fujita how it took Nvidia about 24 years to become a $1 trillion company and how that compares to other members' rise. Key video moments: 00:00:20 $1 Trillion club members 00:00:44 How Nvidia compares to other $1T members 00:01:35 How AI boosted Nvidia shares
New larger MacBook Air rumoured to be among computers expected to be released
Declines for the Dow Jones Industrials offset gains in the Nasdaq Composite to leave the S&P 500 near the unchanged mark early Tuesday afternoon. You won't find a bigger stock than Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), as its market capitalization rose to nearly $3 trillion in early 2022. Shares of Apple were higher by between 1% and 2% early Tuesday afternoon.
AI hype is in full bloom in the US stock market. And the biggest names in the market are doing the heavy lifting pushing stocks higher.