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# apple - Sunday 17 January, 2021

Parler could be allowed return to Apple app store with changes
# Social Media
# Social Media

Parler could be allowed return to Apple app store with changes

Sun 7:35 PM 22,871 Views 27 Comments

Apple CEO Tim Cook said the app could return if it changes how it moderates posts.

# apple - Monday 11 January, 2021

Pro-Trump social media app Parler was a breeding ground for extremism - so why has it only been taken offline now?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Pro-Trump social media app Parler was a breeding ground for extremism - so why has it only been taken offline now?

Jan 11th 2021, 3:47 PM 17,321 Views 58 Comments

At the height of its powers, Parler had 10 million users.

# apple - Thursday 31 December, 2020

'Too big to care': 2020 was the year that Europe got serious about tackling Big Tech
# Big Tech
# Big Tech

'Too big to care': 2020 was the year that Europe got serious about tackling Big Tech

Dec 31st 2020, 7:30 PM 10,745 Views 13 Comments

Amazon, Google, Facebook and Apple all faced heavy regulatory scrutiny in 2020.

# apple - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Apple prepares to unveil the iPhone 12
# Unveiling
# Unveiling

Apple prepares to unveil the iPhone 12

Oct 13th 2020, 8:44 AM 26,591 Views 52 Comments

There could be as many as four different versions of the new iPhone, reports say.

# apple - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google have too much power and abuse their positions, US Congress report says
# Tech Giants
# Tech Giants

Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google have too much power and abuse their positions, US Congress report says

Oct 7th 2020, 8:58 AM 12,761 Views 25 Comments

Democrats in the US are hoping to rein in the power of the tech giants.

# apple - Friday 25 September, 2020

European Commission to appeal €14.3 billion Apple and Ireland tax ruling
# Apple Tax Row
# Apple Tax Row

European Commission to appeal €14.3 billion Apple and Ireland tax ruling

Sep 25th 2020, 11:39 AM 22,504 Views 43 Comments

The legal row stems from an EU investigation into Apple’s Irish tax structures.

# apple - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Maker of video game Fortnite seeks injunction against Apple's 'retaliation' as battle escalates
# Tech Wars
# Tech Wars

Maker of video game Fortnite seeks injunction against Apple's 'retaliation' as battle escalates

Aug 18th 2020, 9:07 AM 15,967 Views 28 Comments

The company Epic says steps taken by tech giant Apple will “irreparably damage” its reputation.

# apple - Friday 14 August, 2020

Fortnite makers sue Apple and Google after it's pulled from mobile app stores
# Battle Royale
# Battle Royale

Fortnite makers sue Apple and Google after it's pulled from mobile app stores

Aug 14th 2020, 10:43 AM 53,050 Views 31 Comments

Epic Games recently released an update that dodges revenue sharing with the tech giants.

# apple - Friday 7 August, 2020

China accuses US of 'political suppression' after Trump's executive order targeting TikTok
# China
# China

China accuses US of 'political suppression' after Trump's executive order targeting TikTok

Updated Aug 7th 2020, 10:10 AM 35,743 Views 59 Comments

The order comes into effect in 45 days and appears to ban transactions with the Chinese owners of the app.

# apple - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Head honchos at Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon to face questions from US politicians today
# Bark Or Byte
# Bark Or Byte

Head honchos at Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon to face questions from US politicians today

Jul 29th 2020, 6:10 AM 14,833 Views 6 Comments

The tech giants are being investigated for alleged anti-competitive practices.

# apple - Thursday 16 July, 2020

'A marathon, not a sprint': European Commission says the fight over Apple tax and Ireland isn't over
# Round One
# Round One

'A marathon, not a sprint': European Commission says the fight over Apple tax and Ireland isn't over

Jul 16th 2020, 2:21 PM 14,255 Views 47 Comments

Margrethe Vestager has said the EU would analyse yesterday’s judgement before deciding on an appeal.

# apple - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Apple and Ireland win appeal against European Commission's €13 billion tax ruling
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Apple and Ireland win appeal against European Commission's €13 billion tax ruling

Updated Jul 15th 2020, 3:25 PM 90,240 Views 204 Comments

The European Commission previously ordered the US company to hand back €13 billion in unpaid tax.

'A bad day for the taxpayer': Opposition TDs accuse government of 'throwing away' Apple's €13 billion
# Tax
# Tax

'A bad day for the taxpayer': Opposition TDs accuse government of 'throwing away' Apple's €13 billion

Jul 15th 2020, 12:16 PM 72,918 Views 114 Comments

Apple and Ireland won their appeal against the European Commission’s €13 billion tax ruling.

# apple - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Debunked: No, contact tracing apps have not been installed on every Android phone
# Debunked
# Debunked

Debunked: No, contact tracing apps have not been installed on every Android phone

Jun 16th 2020, 1:52 PM 11,021 Views 21 Comments

The Department of Health confirms that the tracing app won’t be made mandatory.

# apple - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Google and Apple launch contact-tracing platform that will be used in Irish app
# Contact Tracing
# Contact Tracing

Google and Apple launch contact-tracing platform that will be used in Irish app

May 21st 2020, 10:26 AM 17,821 Views 44 Comments

The Google-Apple API will be used in the Irish contact tracing app,

# apple - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

An Apple employee at its Cork campus has tested positive for coronavirus
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

An Apple employee at its Cork campus has tested positive for coronavirus

Mar 10th 2020, 12:16 PM 46,798 Views 48 Comments

The company confirmed the news in a statement this morning.

# apple - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Mr Cook goes to Dublin: The tech boss on Apple's 'unshakeable commitment' to Ireland

Mr Cook goes to Dublin: The tech boss on Apple's 'unshakeable commitment' to Ireland

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:41 AM 380 Views 0 Comments

The chief executive addressed the “pretty big elephant” in the room of the global tax system.

# apple - Monday 20 January, 2020

Fianna Fáil not happy with Varadkar's 'political attack' during State event with Apple's Tim Cook
# War Of Words
# War Of Words

Fianna Fáil not happy with Varadkar's 'political attack' during State event with Apple's Tim Cook

Jan 20th 2020, 2:53 PM 26,772 Views 47 Comments

Fianna Fáil want Sipo to carry out an investigation.

Taoiseach presents Apple CEO Tim Cook with special award in Dublin
# Big Bowl
# Big Bowl

Taoiseach presents Apple CEO Tim Cook with special award in Dublin

Jan 20th 2020, 11:58 AM 35,025 Views 86 Comments

The award was given to mark 40 years of investment by the tech company in Ireland.

# apple - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Apple and Microsoft accused of profiting from child labour in US lawsuit
# Cobalt
# Cobalt

Apple and Microsoft accused of profiting from child labour in US lawsuit

Dec 18th 2019, 8:07 AM 6,951 Views 11 Comments

The companies are accused of profiting from child cobalt miners.

# apple - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

€14 billion Apple tax fund could lose €70 million this year
# Sweetheart Deal
# Sweetheart Deal

€14 billion Apple tax fund could lose €70 million this year

Oct 1st 2019, 8:29 AM 19,004 Views 46 Comments

The fund is to be held in escrow until the outcome of legal challenges to the European Commission’s landmark ruling in 2016.

# apple - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Starbucks wins appeal in EU court over €30 million European Commission tax fine
# Big Bucks
# Big Bucks

Starbucks wins appeal in EU court over €30 million European Commission tax fine

Sep 24th 2019, 2:51 PM 8,478 Views 6 Comments

Ireland is also battling a similar fine levied against tech giant Apple over its Irish-based operations.

# apple - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

EU tax demand 'defies reality and common sense', claims Apple
# Eu Court
# Eu Court

EU tax demand 'defies reality and common sense', claims Apple

Sep 17th 2019, 11:52 AM 9,918 Views 0 Comments

It is fighting the European Commission’s landmark order that the company reimburse Ireland €13 billion in back taxes.

Ireland's appeal over €14.3 billion Apple tax bill to get under way in Europe today
# State Aid
# State Aid

Ireland's appeal over €14.3 billion Apple tax bill to get under way in Europe today

Sep 17th 2019, 6:54 AM 22,934 Views 56 Comments

The government has already spent over €7 million in legal fees and other costs preparing the case.

# apple - Friday 13 September, 2019

Apple tax: Ireland's appeal over the €14.3bn due to Ireland will be heard next week
# State Aid
# State Aid

Apple tax: Ireland's appeal over the €14.3bn due to Ireland will be heard next week

Sep 13th 2019, 2:17 PM 13,808 Views 59 Comments

The appeal is due before the Court of Justice of the European Union.

# apple - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Apple unveils new iPhones and streaming service to rival Netflix
# Apple TV
# Apple TV

Apple unveils new iPhones and streaming service to rival Netflix

Sep 10th 2019, 10:20 PM 29,630 Views 52 Comments

The TV+ service will launch in more than 100 countries on 1 November and is set to cost €4.99 per month.

# apple - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Hundreds of Cork-based Apple contractors lose jobs after hearing Siri users' private conversations
# Are You Sirious
# Are You Sirious

Hundreds of Cork-based Apple contractors lose jobs after hearing Siri users' private conversations

Aug 29th 2019, 3:10 PM 82,177 Views 67 Comments

Apple has apologised to Siri users after it emerged that workers heard people having sex and discussing private medical matters.

# apple - Thursday 25 April, 2019

Apple recalls wall adaptors used in Mac and iPhone travel kits
# Apple
# Apple

Apple recalls wall adaptors used in Mac and iPhone travel kits

Apr 25th 2019, 10:00 PM 25,046 Views 10 Comments

It said the adaptors are mainly used in Ireland, the UK and Singapore.

# apple - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Apple agrees €500 million tax settlement with France
# Payback
# Payback

Apple agrees €500 million tax settlement with France

Feb 5th 2019, 12:24 PM 16,011 Views 53 Comments

Apple is one of several American technology giants in the line of fire in Europe over their tax strategies.

# apple - Friday 1 February, 2019

Apple fixes bug that allowed FaceTime users to listen to a person before they answer call
# Privacy
# Privacy

Apple fixes bug that allowed FaceTime users to listen to a person before they answer call

Feb 1st 2019, 3:51 PM 6,877 Views 0 Comments

In some cases, users could also watch a person before they answered the FaceTime call.

# apple - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Bug allows Facetime users to listen to and, in some cases, watch a person before they answer call
# Apple
# Apple

Bug allows Facetime users to listen to and, in some cases, watch a person before they answer call

Jan 29th 2019, 8:37 AM 11,436 Views 12 Comments

Apple is working to fix the issue.

# apple - Friday 25 January, 2019

Poll: Would you ever consider buying a self-driving car?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you ever consider buying a self-driving car?

Jan 25th 2019, 9:22 AM 18,518 Views 41 Comments

Would you ever get in an autonomous car, or do you love driving too much?

# apple - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Now you can finally limit how often you use apps on your phone
# Screen Time
# Screen Time

Now you can finally limit how often you use apps on your phone

Dec 1st 2018, 10:00 PM 27,298 Views 28 Comments

Here’s how to use Screen Time if you’re an iOS user.

# apple - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Poll: Should Ireland follow the UK in introducing a 'Google tax'?
# Tech Giants
# Tech Giants

Poll: Should Ireland follow the UK in introducing a 'Google tax'?

Oct 30th 2018, 8:27 AM 42,541 Views 73 Comments

The measure was announced in the UK’s Budget yesterday but, with many tech giants located here, should Ireland do the same?

# apple - Monday 29 October, 2018

Tipperary farmer gives away 120,000 apples to local schools in a bid to promote healthy eating
# An Apple A Day
# An Apple A Day

Tipperary farmer gives away 120,000 apples to local schools in a bid to promote healthy eating

Oct 29th 2018, 5:00 PM 30,859 Views 32 Comments

Cornelius Traas said he wants to encourage healthy eating among children.

# apple - Thursday 18 October, 2018

European Commission withdraws ECJ case against Ireland after €13.1 billion Apple tax is recovered
# State Aid
# State Aid

European Commission withdraws ECJ case against Ireland after €13.1 billion Apple tax is recovered

Oct 18th 2018, 3:38 PM 33,487 Views 65 Comments

Ireland completed the recovery of the aid on 6 September.

# apple - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

US stocks plunge to worst day in months as Apple and Microsoft take big hit
# Hitting The Trading Floor
# Hitting The Trading Floor

US stocks plunge to worst day in months as Apple and Microsoft take big hit

Oct 10th 2018, 10:21 PM 30,964 Views 31 Comments

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 831 points.

# apple - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Apple pays over the €14.3bn due to Ireland - but the minister again denies that it's owed
# Apple Tax
# Apple Tax

Apple pays over the €14.3bn due to Ireland - but the minister again denies that it's owed

Sep 18th 2018, 3:04 PM 42,745 Views 110 Comments

Ireland is appealing the EU Commission that Apple was in receipt of illegal state aid.

# apple - Friday 14 September, 2018

Poll: How often do you buy a new phone?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How often do you buy a new phone?

Sep 14th 2018, 9:59 AM 49,573 Views 106 Comments

Three new iPhones were launched during the week.

# apple - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Here's what you need to know about Apple's three new iPhones
# Technology
# Technology

Here's what you need to know about Apple's three new iPhones

Sep 13th 2018, 7:32 AM 39,270 Views 80 Comments

The company has also launched an upgraded smartwatch that detects falls.

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