Apple Unveils Updates to iOS, Safari, and App Store in Anticipation of EU DMA Act
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In a bid to enhance user experience while addressing privacy and security concerns arising from the DMA, Apple is introducing new controls, disclosures, and expanded protections.
Remarkable Surge: India's Direct Tax Collections Soar by 160% in a 9-Year Span
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Additionally, the direct tax to GDP ratio has increased from 5.62% in 2013-14 to 6.11% in 2022-23. Meanwhile, the cost of tax collection has decreased from 0.57% of the total collection in 2013-14 to 0.51% of the total collection in 2022-23.
Apple Inaugurates New Office in India, Poised to Accommodate up to 1,200 Employees
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Nestled in the prominent Minsk Square, this state-of-the-art office facility is set to accommodate a workforce of up to 1,200 employees.
Microsoft Surpasses Apple, Becomes World's Most Valuable Company
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In early Thursday trading, Microsoft's shares rose approximately 1%, propelling its market value to $2.87 trillion, narrowly surpassing Apple.
Robust Growth: Direct Tax Collections Surge by 18% in the Current Fiscal Year
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The net direct tax collection, excluding refunds, stands at Rs. 14.70 lakh crore, marking a substantial 19.41% surge compared to the corresponding period in the previous year. This amount accounts for 80.61% of the total Budget Estimates of Direct Taxes for the financial year 2023-24, according to the statement released by CBDT.
Apple Faces Patent Dispute Impact: Apple Watch Series 9 and Ultra 2 Unavailable at US Retail Stores
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The removal of the Apple Watch Series 9 and Apple Watch Ultra 2 from Apple's online store last week has now extended to its physical locations. The ITC ruled in October that the blood oxygen sensor in these smartwatches infringes on two Masimo patents, leading to the import ban.
Apple Reportedly Pursuing $50 Million Deals with News Publishers for GenAI Model Training
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While Apple's approach has triggered varying responses among publishers, some express optimism about the prospects of a meaningful partnership.
Tata Reportedly Plans to Construct New iPhone Factory in Tamil Nadu, Aims to Employ 50,000 Workers
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The proposed Hosur facility is expected to exceed the scale of Tata's existing Wistron-acquired unit, which currently employs over 10,000 individuals. Simultaneously, Apple aims to manufacture over 50 million iPhones annually in India, part of its strategy to reduce production dependence on China, as reported by the Wall Street Journal, citing sources familiar with the matter.
Apple 24‑inch iMac with M3 chip a huge leap in performance for all tasks
From editing films and documentaries to making sense of sensitive medical data at a hospital, from a working professional at a design startup to educational needs or seamless video conferencing, the new 24-inch iMac makes the machine even more powerful and more capable.
Thieves steal $100K worth of items from Apple store in US: Report
On October 24 morning, five suspects entered the Apple Store located on Burlingame Avenue, California and stole a number of undisclosed Apple items, reports Kron4. As per the Burlingame Police Department, the five suspects fled in a grey BMW X5 SUV with no license plate after stealing the products.