2017

App Revenue in 2017 Increased 35% to $58.7 Billion

According to a new report from app intelligence firm Sensor Tower, global app revenue climbed 35 percent in 2017 to reach nearly $60 billion. The report also found that Apple's App Store is pulling nearly double the revenue of the Google Play Store. Last year, App Store revenue reached $38.5 billion, while the Play Store...

Apple Stock Price Surges 5% in Response to Record Q1 Earnings

Apple reported earnings for the quarter ended December 31, 2016 yesterday - and the numbers were huge. The iPhone-maker pulled in $78.4 billion USD in revenue for the period (compared to $75.9 billion USD last year), which set an all-time record for quarterly revenue. But, as ever, the most interesting points lie below the top line. Since the...

2017 Shaping Up to Be a Big Year For Apple

Last year was not so good for Apple after the company faced different challenges and controversies – from their iPhones to the MacBook Pro – but the Cupertino-based tech giant hopes to rebound in 2017 with an exciting new lineup of products and facelifts for the company itself. Many expect Apple to rebound this year […]

KGI Securities: Apple Unlikely to Refresh iPhone SE in Early 2017

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo suggests that Apple is unlikely to refresh the iPhone SE in early 2017, meaning that we may not see an annual refresh cycle for the device. Kuo says Apple will prolong iPhone SE's lifecycle beyond the usual one-year refresh in a bid to boost its gross margins and minimize the impact on...