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Apple’s PR and communication strategies examined in in-depth profile

Apple’s PR and communication strategies examined in in-depth profile

In an in-depth profile published this afternoon, well-connected blogger Mark Gurman has taken a comprehensive look inside Apple’s public relations department as it currently exists and how it will transition heading into the future. The profile provides a detailed overview of Apple’s PR strategies, starting with how they existed under the company’s most recent PR chief Katie Cotton and late co-founder Steve Jobs. 

Apple will appeal denial of sales ban on certain Samsung devices

Apple will appeal denial of sales ban on certain Samsung devices

On August 27, it was revealed that Apple had been denied, once again, on a specific sales ban on Samsung-branded devices. Now, according to a new report, Apple is going to appeal that decision.

Enjoy Friday by Picking up these Awesome Freebies [Deals Hub]

Enjoy Friday by Picking up these Awesome Freebies [Deals Hub]

Do you love free stuff? Of course you do! Any time you can add awesome stuff to your collection without having to shell out cash for it, you want to take advantage of the opportunity. Right now in the iPhone Hacks Deals Hub, there are five deals that provide you with unique services and offers that you won’t have to pay a cent for. Keep your wallet in your pocket and get ready to add all kinds of awesome goodies for free.

Apple sends out invite for September 9 event, ‘Wish we could say more’

Apple sends out invite for September 9 event, ‘Wish we could say more’

While it was reported that Apple would unveil the iPhone 6 on September 9, it wasn’t quite official. Now Apple has confirmed the event.

Apple denied yet again a sales ban on Samsung smartphones

Apple denied yet again a sales ban on Samsung smartphones

At the end of 2013, Apple filed another motion asking for an injunction against Samsung devices, and since then has been denied on multiple occasions. Today, a new report states that Apple has yet again been denied a sales ban on Samsung smartphones.

Apple seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 fifth beta to developers

Apple seeds OS X Mavericks 10.9.5 fifth beta to developers

It began on July 30, with the first beta for OS X Mavericks being seeded out to developers, and continued to August 19 with the fourth beta being released. Now, Apple’s released the fifth beta for the pre-release software.

Beats Music opens contest to attend iTunes Festival in London

Beats Music opens contest to attend iTunes Festival in London

Now that Beats Music is part of the Apple family (and included in the ‘Made by Apple’ app listing), it’s no surprise that the music-focused service would want to drum up some extra interest, and create a contest to attend, the iTunes Festival happening in London this year.

LA Unified School District suspends iPad contract worth $1 billion with Apple

LA Unified School District suspends iPad contract worth $1 billion with Apple

LA Unified school district suspended their high-profile $1 billion iPad contract with Apple over multiple reasons, including a potential conflict of interest.

Apple announces more iTunes Festival artists, including Deadmau5 and Tony Bennett

Apple announces more iTunes Festival artists, including Deadmau5 and Tony Bennett

Apple has expanded their official list of performers that will be making an appearance at the annual iTunes Festival in London next week to include renowned Toronto-based electronic artist deadmau5, jazz singer Tony Bennett, hip-hop artist Mary J. Blige and several others. We’ve got a complete list of the performers that have been confirmed for the iTunes Festival to date ahead.

Apple in close battle for smartphone supremacy in China

Apple in close battle for smartphone supremacy in China

The latest numbers from Counterpoint Technology Market Research reveal that Apple is in a close three-horse race with Samsung and Coolpad for smartphone market share in China. Coolpad led the Chinese market with an 18% share of LTE smartphones in China during the second quarter, trailed by Samsung at 17% and Apple at 16%.