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# apple - Friday 2 September, 2016

'Cruel promises made to the Irish people that Apple's billions would go to hospitals'
# Show Of Unity
# Show Of Unity

'Cruel promises made to the Irish people that Apple's billions would go to hospitals'

Sep 2nd 2016, 8:00 PM 19,150 Views 67 Comments

Members of the Independent Alliance said it would back the appeal in order to keep the government in power.

Noonan claims Apple ruling an "attack" on Ireland's corporate tax regime
# Apple Tax
# Apple Tax

Noonan claims Apple ruling an "attack" on Ireland's corporate tax regime

Sep 2nd 2016, 7:02 PM 40,054 Views 240 Comments

The Dáil will be recalled next to vote on the Government’s decision to appeal the Apple ruling.

Greystones is getting an immense tree carving 'in honour of Apple's €13bn'
# Forbidden Fruit
From The Daily Edge
# Forbidden Fruit

Greystones is getting an immense tree carving 'in honour of Apple's €13bn'

Sep 2nd 2016, 10:05 AM 5,483 Views 2 Comments

Carver John Hayes is hard at work.

# apple - Thursday 1 September, 2016

FactCheck: How many people actually work for foreign companies in Ireland?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: How many people actually work for foreign companies in Ireland?

Sep 1st 2016, 8:16 PM 44,326 Views 78 Comments

We heard all kinds of numbers from several politicians this week. FactCheck gets to the truth.

"The Irish government has done absolutely nothing wrong" - Tim Cook
# Apple Tax
# Apple Tax

"The Irish government has done absolutely nothing wrong" - Tim Cook

Sep 1st 2016, 5:10 PM 37,798 Views 179 Comments

The Apple CEO has come out swinging since yesterday’s decision by the EC to bill his company €13 billion for unpaid Irish taxes.

# apple - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Taoiseach spoke to Apple CEO before bombshell tax announcement
# Cabinet Stalemate
# Cabinet Stalemate

Taoiseach spoke to Apple CEO before bombshell tax announcement

Aug 31st 2016, 6:45 PM 31,747 Views 171 Comments

The Dáil could be recalled after Cabinet members fail to agree on Apple ruling appeal

EC: Ireland could spend Apple tax money on anything it wants
# Apple Pay
# Apple Pay

EC: Ireland could spend Apple tax money on anything it wants

Aug 31st 2016, 4:12 PM 25,058 Views 134 Comments

The European Commision says Ireland would indeed have options.

'Utter balderdash': Nobel-winning economist slams government's decision to appeal Apple windfall
# Don't Hold Back
# Don't Hold Back

'Utter balderdash': Nobel-winning economist slams government's decision to appeal Apple windfall

Aug 31st 2016, 1:29 PM 28,872 Views 89 Comments

Joseph Stiglitz said it was ‘utterly mystifying’ that the government didn’t just take the €13 billion awarded in the European Commission’s decision.

Government expresses fears for jobs after EU decision 'upends' our tax system
# Appletax
# Appletax

Government expresses fears for jobs after EU decision 'upends' our tax system

Aug 31st 2016, 9:48 AM 12,700 Views 106 Comments

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan requires Cabinet consent to allow Ireland to appeal the European Commission’s recent ruling.

"The government needs its head examined" - should Ireland really throw €13 billion back in the EU's face?
# Rotten Apple?
# Rotten Apple?

"The government needs its head examined" - should Ireland really throw €13 billion back in the EU's face?

Aug 31st 2016, 6:05 AM 41,147 Views 168 Comments

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan insists he will appeal the €13 billion Irish tax bill handed down to Apple by the European Commission.

# apple - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Bite size: Here's how the world reacted to the Apple tax story
# Minced Apple
# Minced Apple

Bite size: Here's how the world reacted to the Apple tax story

Aug 30th 2016, 10:47 PM 41,426 Views 62 Comments

From the US to New Zealand, the story’s been making headlines in outlets all over the world.

Tim Cook: 'Apple is the largest taxpayer in Ireland'
# Apple Bites Back
# Apple Bites Back

Tim Cook: 'Apple is the largest taxpayer in Ireland'

Aug 30th 2016, 2:42 PM 28,604 Views 66 Comments

The company has pledged to keep investing here despite a scathing European Commission ruling.

How Much Of Apple's €13bn Do YOU Deserve?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

How Much Of Apple's €13bn Do YOU Deserve?

Aug 30th 2016, 1:26 PM 10,694 Views 9 Comments

We all want a piece.

# apple - Monday 29 August, 2016

Explainer: Why doesn't the government want Apple to cough up extra taxes?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: Why doesn't the government want Apple to cough up extra taxes?

Aug 29th 2016, 8:00 PM 42,943 Views 142 Comments

For the government, it’s all about appearances.

Government to appeal this week's EU decision to force Apple to pay up to €19 billion in back taxes
# Sweetheart Deal
# Sweetheart Deal

Government to appeal this week's EU decision to force Apple to pay up to €19 billion in back taxes

Aug 29th 2016, 10:14 AM 31,794 Views 187 Comments

The EU is to rule this week that Apple got a special tax deal in Ireland over a period spanning from 1991 to 2007.

# apple - Friday 26 August, 2016

You should update your iPhone now to prevent hackers from hijacking it
# Security Alert
# Security Alert

You should update your iPhone now to prevent hackers from hijacking it

Aug 26th 2016, 10:05 AM 19,920 Views 17 Comments

By tapping one link, hackers could hijack your phone and install spyware on it without your knowledge.

# apple - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Europe accused of 'undermining the global tax system' as Apple faces billions in Irish back-taxes
# Policy
# Policy

Europe accused of 'undermining the global tax system' as Apple faces billions in Irish back-taxes

Aug 25th 2016, 3:07 PM 26,609 Views 74 Comments

The transatlantic dogfight over multinationals’ profit-shifting continues to heat up.

# apple - Saturday 20 August, 2016

It's been a 'long, hard battle' but Samsung feels its efforts are really paying off
# Ready For Battle
# Ready For Battle

It's been a 'long, hard battle' but Samsung feels its efforts are really paying off

Aug 20th 2016, 9:00 AM 17,276 Views 10 Comments

After shaking up its range, the South Korean company is taking the fight to its major rivals.

# apple - Friday 12 August, 2016

An Bord Pleanála approves Apple's €850 million Galway data centre
# Like Dem Apples
# Like Dem Apples

An Bord Pleanála approves Apple's €850 million Galway data centre

Aug 12th 2016, 10:19 AM 19,441 Views 110 Comments

The huge installation was first announced in February 2015.

# apple - Friday 5 August, 2016

The iPhone gets one last 'important security update' before iOS 10 launch
# Final Prep
# Final Prep

The iPhone gets one last 'important security update' before iOS 10 launch

Aug 5th 2016, 9:46 AM 15,921 Views 7 Comments

Turns out not every bug was squashed in the last update.

# apple - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Cyclist hospitalised after iPhone 'explodes' under his leg
# Australia
# Australia

Cyclist hospitalised after iPhone 'explodes' under his leg

Aug 2nd 2016, 1:08 PM 41,602 Views 39 Comments

The British man was cycling when he fell on his phone and it burned his leg.

# apple - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

There's been a BIG drop in the number of people buying iPhones
# Mixed Messages
# Mixed Messages

There's been a BIG drop in the number of people buying iPhones

Jul 27th 2016, 9:15 AM 43,520 Views 95 Comments

Analysts were expecting worse though, so investors won’t be too unhappy.

# apple - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Apple is expected to announce a major milestone tonight
# Cross The Line
# Cross The Line

Apple is expected to announce a major milestone tonight

Jul 26th 2016, 6:07 AM 31,327 Views 29 Comments

But it may not help it reverse a slowdown in iPhone sales.

# apple - Friday 8 July, 2016

Want to try out iOS 10 early? Here's how to get the public beta
# Sneak Peek
# Sneak Peek

Want to try out iOS 10 early? Here's how to get the public beta

Jul 8th 2016, 11:12 AM 10,445 Views 9 Comments

There are a few things you need to be aware of before you download it though.

# apple - Monday 4 July, 2016

Apple has paved the way for this iPhone feature to appear on Macs

Apple has paved the way for this iPhone feature to appear on Macs

Jul 4th 2016, 1:57 PM 17,236 Views 11 Comments

Night Shift was released on iPhone in March and it could make its way to other Apple products.

# apple - Friday 1 July, 2016

Spotify really isn't happy with Apple's decision to reject its latest app update
# Gloves Are Off
# Gloves Are Off

Spotify really isn't happy with Apple's decision to reject its latest app update

Jul 1st 2016, 9:58 AM 11,812 Views 14 Comments

Spotify has accused Apple of using its App Store rules as a “weapon to harm competitors”.

# apple - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger or iMessage - which is your winner?
# Heating Up
# Heating Up

WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger or iMessage - which is your winner?

Jun 14th 2016, 7:00 PM 22,081 Views 23 Comments

All the major messaging apps are fighting for the same users as they transform into something more.

You'll FINALLY be able to remove most of those annoying iPhone stock apps
# Bye Bye
# Bye Bye

You'll FINALLY be able to remove most of those annoying iPhone stock apps

Jun 14th 2016, 8:36 AM 18,538 Views 10 Comments

iOS 10 will let you remove most of Apple’s stock apps like Maps, Contacts, Mail and Music.

# apple - Monday 13 June, 2016

These are the big features that are coming to your iPhone
# Coming Soon
# Coming Soon

These are the big features that are coming to your iPhone

Jun 13th 2016, 9:32 PM 39,744 Views 21 Comments

Some new features and redesigns feature in the next version of iOS which will arrive in September.

# apple - Friday 10 June, 2016

Could Apple's iMessage be making its way to Android?
# Changes
# Changes

Could Apple's iMessage be making its way to Android?

Jun 10th 2016, 2:11 PM 12,352 Views 11 Comments

When one major Apple event approaches, the rumours and speculation quickly follow.

# apple - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Google has greatly improved one of the iPhone's forgotten features
# Upgrade
# Upgrade

Google has greatly improved one of the iPhone's forgotten features

Jun 8th 2016, 10:32 AM 31,776 Views 11 Comments

Anyone remember Live Photos? Anyone?

# apple - Friday 27 May, 2016

Now Apple's Facetime and iMessage could be under threat
# Under Threat
# Under Threat

Now Apple's Facetime and iMessage could be under threat

May 27th 2016, 4:51 PM 20,235 Views 8 Comments

Another US company claims both services infringe on its patents and wants them shut down.

# apple - Monday 23 May, 2016

Apple is being sued because the iPhone can make calls and send emails
# Long Shot
# Long Shot

Apple is being sued because the iPhone can make calls and send emails

May 23rd 2016, 4:41 PM 25,356 Views 5 Comments

As well as other features like blocking calls and having a front-facing camera.

# apple - Thursday 12 May, 2016

No, Apple isn't getting rid of iTunes music downloads any time soon
# Still Breathing
# Still Breathing

No, Apple isn't getting rid of iTunes music downloads any time soon

May 12th 2016, 3:56 PM 9,504 Views 2 Comments

Even if the future points towards streaming.

# apple - Thursday 5 May, 2016

It's not just you! Apple's App Store is malfunctioning for everyone
# Banjaxed
# Banjaxed

It's not just you! Apple's App Store is malfunctioning for everyone

May 5th 2016, 1:40 PM 12,448 Views 3 Comments

Those searching for apps like Google and Spotify won’t see the correct results.

# apple - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Apple's quarterly revenue is 10 times bigger than Malawi's GDP
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

Apple's quarterly revenue is 10 times bigger than Malawi's GDP

Apr 27th 2016, 8:06 AM 8,279 Views 27 Comments

The tech giant had an income of €44.8 billion in the first three months of this year. The African country had a GDP of €3.8 billion in 2014, according to the World Bank.

# apple - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Apple complied with a lot of data requests made by Irish authorities
# Access Granted
# Access Granted

Apple complied with a lot of data requests made by Irish authorities

Apr 19th 2016, 8:00 PM 12,060 Views 10 Comments

The requests would involve information relating to registration, subscribers, services, and purchases.

# apple - Friday 15 April, 2016

Apple expects any new iPhone you buy to last three years
# Staying Power
# Staying Power

Apple expects any new iPhone you buy to last three years

Apr 15th 2016, 12:13 PM 20,040 Views 54 Comments

While Macs are expected to last four years on average.

If you still have Apple QuickTime on your PC, you need to uninstall it asap
# Problem
# Problem

If you still have Apple QuickTime on your PC, you need to uninstall it asap

Apr 15th 2016, 9:58 AM 29,156 Views 10 Comments

Newly discovered flaws and no more security updates makes it a significant risk to you.

# apple - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Should you buy the iPhone SE?
# Decisions Decisions
# Decisions Decisions

Should you buy the iPhone SE?

Apr 14th 2016, 8:00 PM 34,672 Views 38 Comments

A simple question but one with a more complicated answer.