We compared Apple’s $159 AirPods to Xiaomi’s $30 AirDots and the winner was clear

We compared Apple’s $159 AirPods to Xiaomi’s $30 AirDots and the winner was clear

These are AirPods, Apple’s $159 wireless headphones and these are AirDots, Xiaomi’s $30 wireless headphones. Xiaomi has long been referred to as the Apple of China. So we wanted to know, how do the headphones compare? Are AirPods worth the cost? Or can AirDots provide the same quality for one-fifth the price? Let’s start with…

Apple’s brutal sales warning sparked a Wall Street debate on whether tech stocks will be dragged into a disastrous downturn

Apple’s brutal sales warning sparked a Wall Street debate on whether tech stocks will be dragged into a disastrous downturn

Apple began 2019 with a bang — and not the good kind. The iPhone maker sent shockwaves through global markets on Wednesday with its first sales warning in almost 17 years, tanking its stock by $14, or 9%, on Thursday. Apple cautioned investors that its first-quarter revenue would be closer to $84 billion, rather than…

Apple’s market cap fell below $1 trillion and its iPhone XR woes just clobbered stocks of its China suppliers too

Apple’s market cap fell below $1 trillion and its iPhone XR woes just clobbered stocks of its China suppliers too

Apple’s Asian suppliers tanked on Tuesday, one day after a report about the iPhone XR sent Apple’s stock down further after its market cap last week tumbled below $1 trillion. Citing unnamed sources, the Nikkei Asian Review reported on Monday that the company would halt plans for additional production lines for its new iPhone model,…

I got to try out the new iPad Pro, and it’s clear that it’s Apple’s biggest update to the iPad lineup in years

I got to try out the new iPad Pro, and it’s clear that it’s Apple’s biggest update to the iPad lineup in years

NEW YORK CITY — If you want an iPad, any iPad, you can buy a new one for $329. But if you plan to run Photoshop, play advanced games, or use Apple’s stylus, called Pencil, you’ll want the iPad Pro. Apple updated its iPad Pro lineup on Tuesday with two new models: one with a…

Hands-on with Apple’s new redesigned MacBook Air: This could be the laptop that Apple fans have been waiting for

Hands-on with Apple’s new redesigned MacBook Air: This could be the laptop that Apple fans have been waiting for

The lightweight, super-slim MacBook Air is probably Apple’s best-selling laptop. Apple has never broken down which of its Mac computers sell the most units, but CEO Tim Cook hinted at an event in Brooklyn on Monday that the MacBook Air was the „most beloved.” And on Tuesday, it got its first major redesign since 2010.…

Apple’s biggest hardware event of the year kicks off tomorrow. Here’s how to watch Apple’s annual keynote live

Apple’s biggest hardware event of the year kicks off tomorrow. Here’s how to watch Apple’s annual keynote live

Apple’s biggest hardware event of the year is almost here, the annual September keynote where new iPhones and other surprises are revealed for the first time. This year, Apple is holding the event at Steve Jobs Theater on its new Apple Park campus in Cupertino, California, where it’s expected to announce 3 new iPhones, a…

I tried out Apple’s largest iPhone — and it made me love my iPhone 6S even more

I tried out Apple’s largest iPhone — and it made me love my iPhone 6S even more

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Several months ago, one of my worst tech fears was realized: I cracked my iPhone screen. In three years of owning iPhones, I’ve never cracked my screen or significantly damaged my phone in any way. So when my iPhone 6S broke my fall on the subway steps recently — an embarrassing and…

Apple’s secret charm offensive: How an invite-only meeting at Apple’s luxury loft in New York helped transform how software is sold on the iPhone

Apple’s secret charm offensive: How an invite-only meeting at Apple’s luxury loft in New York helped transform how software is sold on the iPhone

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks at an Apple event at the Worldwide Developer’s Conference on June 13, 2016 in San Francisco, California. Thousands of people have shown up to hear about Apple’s latest updates. Andrew Burton/Getty In April 2017, a group of over 30 software developers gathered at a luxury loft in New York City’s…

Apple’s market value hits $1 trillion

Apple’s market value hits $1 trillion

Image copyright Getty Images Apple has become the world’s first public company to be worth $1 trillion (£767bn). The iPhone maker’s market value reached the figure in New York on Thursday and its shares closed at a new record high of $207.39. The stock has been rising since Tuesday when it reported better than expected…