Qualcomm Apple Patent War Continues | Qualcomm, Apple, Patent


Since January Apple and Qualcomm started their patent fight, it has ascalated over time. Now Qualcomm has file 3 suits against Apple for the fringing of 3 non-Standards-Essential Patents in China.

Apple to Setup Data Center in China | Apple, Data Center, China, Guizhou

Apple Inc told the Press on July 12th that it is to set up its first data center in China, which will be located in Guizhou province, one of the lowest per capita income provinces of China. Guizhou has an average temperature of 15ºC around the year and local government offers discount water and electricity supply.

Samsung to Provide OLED for iPhone 8 | Samsung, Apple, iPhone 8, OLED

Samsung and Apple agreed upon the provision of 100 million OLED for iPhone 8 last year, and now the two parties have reached into a new agreement that Samsung is to provide another 60 million units of OLED for next generation of iPhone. This extra order is worth USD4.3 billion.

Foxconn Moving to the US | Foxconn, Apple, US, China, import tax, Trump


Terry Gou, CEO of Foxconn told the Press that the Company is considering invest in a joint monitor factory in the US, which involves USD7 billion and is to create 30,000-50,000 jobs. Foxconn is also planning a Molding factory in Pennsylvania and move SmartTechnology from Canada to the US. In response to President Trump’s possible 45% import tax on goods from China, Apple’s suppliers are transferring from China to the US. Meanwhile there are over 350 Apple suppliers located in China.