manufacturing

Apple CEO Tim Cook Reveals $1B Fund to Boost U.S. Manufacturing

Apple CEO Tim Cook sat down for an interview with CNBC's Mad Money host Jim Cramer this evening, where he discussed Apple's recent earnings results, an upcoming investment fund, the iPhone's impact on consumers, job creation, and the company's overall impact on the world. During the interview, Cook announced plans to create an advanced manufacturing...

Apple Chipmaker TSMC to Decide on Opening U.S. Plant Next Year

According to a new report from Reuters, Apple's sole iPhone chip manufacturer for the past few years is contemplating on opening a foundry in the United States. While the company never ruled out the idea, TSMC said that they will make a definite decision in 2018. Even though TSMC current sells a majority of its chips...

Foxconn Considers U.S. Display Factory with Apple Worth $7 Billion

Taiwan technology giant Foxconn is considering teaming up with Cupertino, California-based Apple to set up a display-panel manufacturing facility in the US with an investment of $7 billion, Nikkei reported on Monday. It’s expected investment in the facility will top $7 billion, and long-time partner Apple will assist Foxconn in its funding, construction and operation. “Apple is […]

Trump Offers Tim Cook Tax Cuts to Make iPhone in the USA

A day ago, President Elect Donald Trump said in an interview with The New York Times that he had received a calls from Apple CEO Tim Cook and Microsoft founder Bill Gates. Now, if you've been wondering what the two discussed, the NYT has the answer (via ZDNET). The NYT has published the full transcript...

Pegatron Expects Increased Revenue After iPhone 6 Launch

Pegatron, Apple's Taiwanese assembler in charge of assembling the company's mobile communication devices, like the iPhone, expects a sharp increase in revenue during the third quarter of 2014.  The Taiwan-based company expects the increase in revenue to come from Apple's next-generation iPhone, expected to be released next month. The projected revenues are 20 to 30...