Stories tagged: Apple
Sun., Feb. 21, 2016
The stage is set for a legal clash that could determine whether tech companies or government authorities get the final say on just how secure devices like smartphones can be.
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016, 11:44 a.m.
The Justice Department is firing back at Apple for refusing to help unlock a phone used by one of the gunmen in the San Bernardino attack.
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 3:27 p.m.
An extraordinary legal fight is brewing with major privacy implications for millions of cellphone users after a federal magistrate ordered Apple Inc. to help the FBI hack into an iPhone …
Fri., Feb. 5, 2016, 8:06 a.m.
Apple for the first time is accepting banged up iPhones as a trade-in from people wanting to upgrade.
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 3:13 p.m.
Alphabet, Google’s new parent company, topped Apple as the world’s most valuable business in after-hours trading Monday after reporting surging earnings.
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016, 12:28 p.m.
Facebook on Thursday introduced the ability for its U.S. users on iPhone to broadcast video live from their smartphones to friends (or the broader public) on the service.
Thu., Oct. 22, 2015
The clever, compelling biopic “Steve Jobs” transforms the folklore surrounding the late co-founder and CEO of Apple Inc. to fuel a magical mystery tour of three pivotal events in his …
Mon., Sept. 28, 2015, 7:30 a.m.
NEW YORK — Apple says it sold 13 million iPhone 6s and 6s Plus phones in the three days since its iPhone launch, topping last year’s early sales mark.
Thu., March 12, 2015
Gather ’round children. Old Uncle Doug has a story to tell. Believe it or not, but there was once a time when every American kid would’ve sold their little brother …
Mon., March 2, 2015
An emergency rule issued last month by the Washington state Agriculture Department to protect the state’s $2 billion apple industry has threatened to derail Spokane’s curbside yard waste recycling program …
Sat., Feb. 7, 2015
Lance Hughes and Anna Czoski hope their viral video game goes viral. The pair created “Ebola Attack,” a game for smartphones and tablets that tasks players with saving organs from …
Mon., June 16, 2014, 2:22 p.m.
NEW YORK - Microsoft Corp. and four other large American technology companies are using a Manhattan court case to draw a line in the cloud, saying the U.S. government has …
Wed., Dec. 4, 2013, 10:15 a.m.
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office says almost 50 late-model iPhones were stolen from a Verizon store in Spokane Valley sometime Tuesday.
Sun., Oct. 27, 2013
Apple unveiled a new, thinner, lighter tablet called the iPad Air along with a slew of new Macs ahead of the holiday shopping season. The company also said that its …
Sat., Oct. 5, 2013
Oh Siri, now we really know you. The woman behind that comforting and helpful voice on millions of U.S. iPhones and iPads has been revealed. CNN on Friday introduced Susan …
Fri., June 21, 2013, 2:02 p.m.
Spokane police arrested a 17-year-old believed to be connected to a series of Craigslist robberies.
Sun., March 3, 2013
With shares of Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) down about 15 percent in 2013 and more than 30 percent below their all-time high in September, many investors are wondering whether it’s best …
Thu., Feb. 7, 2013
Parents interested in enrolling their children in Spokane Public Schools’ Montessori or APPLE (Alternative Parent Participation Learning Experience) programs will have an opportunity to attend an orientation meeting beginning Tuesday. …
Sun., Dec. 2, 2012
Shares of Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) have fallen 20-something percent from their 52-week high. That makes this stock even more attractive. Apple is one of the most innovative companies of our …
Fri., Sept. 21, 2012, 8:46 a.m.
In a now familiar global ritual, Apple fans jammed shops across the globe to pick up the tech juggernaut’s latest iPhone. Eager buyers formed long lines today at Apple Inc. …
Fri., Aug. 17, 2012, 9:07 a.m.
NEW YORK — Apple’s stock hit a new high today after a four-month swoon, as investors look ahead to the release of a new iPhone and possibly a smaller iPad.
Thu., April 26, 2012
What began as a project aimed at mixing students who attend the APPLE program at Franklin Elementary School with other Franklin students turned into a community service project that will …
Wed., April 11, 2012, 8:40 a.m.
The U.S. government has filed an antitrust lawsuit against Apple Inc. and book publishers.
Mon., March 19, 2012, 7:58 a.m.
Thirty-six years after its founding, Apple Inc. is finally loosening up its purse strings to reward shareholders directly, by instituting a dividend and share buyback program.
Fri., March 16, 2012, 8:17 a.m.
Apple’s latest iPad drew die-hard fans to stores in the U.S. and nine other countries today, many of whom lined up for hours to be among the first to buy …
Wed., Feb. 29, 2012, 10:36 a.m.
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple’s market capitalization topped $500 billion Wednesday, climbing to a mountain peak where few companies have ventured — and none have stayed for long.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2012
The Mead High School Orchestra will celebrate friendship and love at the second annual Musical Heart Strings event on Friday at Mead High School from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The …
Thu., Nov. 10, 2011
LOS ANGELES – Steve Jobs’ legacy at Apple Inc. goes well beyond cool gadgets, a thriving retail chain and a music empire. He also launched the company’s all-out legal war …
Sun., Oct. 16, 2011
LOS ANGELES – Apple Inc. is in talks with Hollywood studios about offering a system that would allow people to buy movies on iTunes and watch them on multiple Apple-made …
Sun., Oct. 9, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO — In the end, Steve Jobs left the world to his own devices. As macabre as it might seem, Jobs’ death Wednesday will only add to the Apple …