'Incentives announced for textiles will help create jobs'

'Incentives announced for textiles will help create jobs'

The "extra push" given to the textiles industry through an incentive package will help create more jobs and push exports, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Thursday.

Apple announces Swift Playgrounds for iPad at WWDC 2016

Apple announces Swift Playgrounds for iPad at WWDC 2016

Apple announced Swift Playgrounds for iPad that would allow users to play with Swift code on their device for the first time.

Apple WWDC 2016: iOS 10, Xcode 8 launched

Apple WWDC 2016: iOS 10, Xcode 8 launched

The iOS 10 will be supported on iPad 4th generation, iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad Pro, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 4, iPod touch 6th gen, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c ,iPhone 5s, iPhone SE, iPhone 6 iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus.

Now, Apple Siri to be available to outside applications

Now, Apple Siri to be available to outside applications

Apple said Monday it was opening up its Siri digital assistant to outside applications, stepping up its artificial intelligence efforts to compete against rival services from Amazon, Google and Microsoft.

Apple WWCD 2016: Know complete schedule

Apple WWCD 2016: Know complete schedule

Here is the event list as has been given by the official WWDC website.

Apple WWCD 2016: Watch live streaming

Apple WWCD 2016: Watch live streaming

The keynote starts at 10.00 am PST, which is around 10.30 pm IST.

Apple WWDC 2016 kicks off today: What to expect from Apple's annual conference

Apple WWDC 2016 kicks off today: What to expect from Apple's annual conference

Apple WWDC will kick off at the historic Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on Monday with renowned developer community coming together to learn about the future of OS X, iOS, watchOS, and tvOS.

Apple revamps App Store with new revenue plan, ads

Apple revamps App Store with new revenue plan, ads

Apple said Wednesday it was revamping its App Store with a new revenue-sharing model for app developers and, for the first time, search-related advertising.

Government may allow exemption to Apple from 30% sourcing norm

Government may allow exemption to Apple from 30% sourcing norm

There is some good news for Apple device fans. Indian government may allow the California-based company to open its own retail outlets in India without any sourcing requirement for two-to-three years.

Apple plans to sell $1 billion of 30-years bonds in Taiwan

Apple plans to sell $1 billion of 30-years bonds in Taiwan

Taipei: Apple Inc plans to issue bonds in Taiwan for the first time with the aim of raising $1 billion, sources familiar with the matter said, joining a queue of big global names that have sold billions of dollars on the island`s busy debt market.

Apple iPhone 7 to ditch 16GB variant, to come with 32GB minimum storage option

Apple iPhone 7 to ditch 16GB variant, to come with 32GB minimum storage option

Right now, Apple sells 16GB, 64GB and 128GB variants of the iPhone.

Discussing Apple's request for FDI rules waiver: Sitharaman

The minister, however, said she was not in favour of relaxing rules for Apple to sell refurbished second-hand phones in India.

Apple Inc may never open retail stores in India: Here is why!

Apple Inc may never open retail stores in India: Here is why!

Accoring to report in Bloomberg, Apple will not be exempted from regulations in India and that foreign single-brand retailers must buy at least 30 percent of their parts locally if they want to open outlets in the country.

Must Read: These are Apple CEO Tim Cook's plans for India!

Must Read: These are Apple CEO Tim Cook's plans for India!

During his four-day visit to India recently, Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook was seen all over the country – Mumbai to Hyderabad, Bangalore to Kanpur and New Delhi.

Samsung sold more premium phones than Apple in India in FY16

Samsung sold more premium phones than Apple in India in FY16

Samsung India has sold more premium phones than Apple in the country in 2015-16 as per a report by CounterPoint Technology. 

  Tim Cook in India Day 2: Apple walks the talk, opens Maps development office in Hyderabad

Tim Cook in India Day 2: Apple walks the talk, opens Maps development office in Hyderabad

Technology giant Apple on Thursday showed where its priorities lie, with the opening of its new office here that will focus on development of Maps for products like iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple Watch.

Apple, Reliance to be partners now; VoLTE iPhones to work on Reliance Jio 4G network

Apple, Reliance to be partners now; VoLTE iPhones to work on Reliance Jio 4G network

In the latest, Apple Inc. and Reliance Industries have agreed on a plan to work on a long-term relationship that will include supply of VoLTE iPhones which will work on Reliance Jio's latest 4G network.

Tim Cook in India Day 1: Apple CEO hobnobs with corporates, app developers, Bollywood

Tim Cook in India Day 1: Apple CEO hobnobs with corporates, app developers, Bollywood

This is Tim Cook's maidan visit to India and will be here for five days during which he will also meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, inaugurate a development centre in Hyderabad among others.

Apple to inaugurate Hyderabad facility on May 19

Apple to inaugurate Hyderabad facility on May 19

State IT Department's Secretary Jayesh Ranjan, however, did not confirm if Apple CEO Tim Cook, who is scheduled to visit India this week, will be present on the occasion.

Warren Buffett's Berkshire takes $1 billion bite of Apple

Warren Buffett's Berkshire takes $1 billion bite of Apple

Warren Buffett`s Berkshire Hathaway Inc revealed a more than $1 billion stake in Apple Inc in a rare foray into the technology sector, which Buffett has largely shunned apart from a poorly performing investment in IBM .