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Apple apologises for maps errors

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has apologised to customers frustrated with glaring errors in its new maps service.

Apple reveals iPhone 5 to the world

Apple has introduced its new iPhone 5 - a lighter, thinner and more powerful version of its iconic mobile device.

Apple takes on Samsung designs

Samsung Electronics has told jurors its products are not copycats of Apple's iPhone but rather an example of legitimate American-style competition.

Apple, publishers sued for e-book price fixing

Apple and five publishers have been sued by the United States's justice department for conspiring to fix the prices of e-books.

Apple’s Cook shares $98-billion cache

Apple's Tim Cook fulfilled a desire of investors by initiating a quarterly dividend and share buyback that will pay out $45-billion over three years.

New Apple iPhone fails to wow fans and investors

Apple's newest iPhone left fans wishing for more than a faster version of last year's device, drawing a rare outburst of criticism and disappointment.

Cook’s time to shine with new iPhone

Tim Cook finally gets his chance to stride out from under Steve Jobs' shadow as Apple Inc's CEO.

Steve Jobs quits as Apple CEO, hands reins to Tim Cook

Steve Jobs resigned as CEO of Apple on Wednesday and passed the reins to his right-hand man Tim Cook.

Apple blocks Samsung from selling Galaxy tablet in EU

Apple scored a victory in its patent infringement battle against Samsung after a court temporarily barred the firm from selling its Galaxy tablet.

Apple’s threat to stock king Exxon Mobil

Apple is within sight of catching up with Exxon Mobil as the most valuable company in the world, despite making more than four times Apple's revenue.

Cisco intends 15% workforce cut and sale of factory

Cisco Systems plans to cut 15% of its staff and sell a set-top box factory as part of a plan to cut annual expenses by $1-billion.

Impressive quarter expected for Apple as shares soar

Apple is anticipated to report another dazzling quarter ropelled by strong demand for its perennial bestselling iPhone and the new, thinner iPad 2.

Press Releases

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

Mental Health

During the pandemic there's been a dramatic increase in depression, anxiety and suicides, according to some of the surveys done

Expert financial advice still recommended – especially in uncertain times

A financial advisor is an expert who will help you to protect your wealth and make a realistic plan when unexpected events threaten your wellbeing

What is a virtual card, and how does it work?

A virtual card lets you pay online without ever having to take your card from your wallet or exposing your actual account information

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