research and development

Apple on Track to Spend $14B in R&D in its 2018 Fiscal Year

Above Avalon's Neil Cybart has released an analysis of Apple's research and development (R&D) spending trends for the past few years. Cybart notes that Apple is on track to spend a total of $14 billion on R&D in fiscal 2018, which nearly doubles the amount that they spent four years ago. He also notes that...

Apple to Open Two New Research Centres in China

Apple is looking to establish a couple more research centers in China as demand for the iPhone continues to face stiff competition from local tech companies. Apple plans to invest CNY3.5 billion ($677 million CAD) in research and development in China and set up additional research hubs in Shanghai and Suzhou, after already committing to build facilities in...