Apple has bled more than $500B in market value in September

By news@appleinsider.com (Mike Peterson) Amid a broad tech industry selloff, Apple stock has lost more than $500 billion in market value since an intraday high of $137.98 on Sept. 2.Credit: WikiMediaSince that day, the Cupertino tech giant’s share price has plunged 22.6%, shaving off about $532 billion in market value. It follows months of surge leading up to a four-for-one stock split that …

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Tim Cook, Draymond Green face off in Apple Watch challenge

By news@appleinsider.com (Mike Peterson) Apple CEO Tim Cook is currently engaged in an Apple Watch Activity Challenge with Golden State Warrior forward Draymond Green.Credit: Apple/Golden State WarriorsGreen, a professional NBA player for the San Francisco Golden State Warriors, challenged Cook on Tuesday in a Twitter video. The Bay Area-based Apple chief executive promptly agreed to the competition….

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‘Antebellum,’ Clint Eastwood flicks, and 30 discounted movie bundles – the Best iTunes video deals

By news@appleinsider.com (Wesley Hilliard) Apple holds sales on iTunes content every week, and this week Apple has great deals on films with award-winning directors like “The Shining,” has over 30 discounted movie bundles on deep sale, and the latest iTunes World Premiere “Antebellum.”iTunes Movie DealsMovie release spotlight…

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EU may require Apple to give competitors access to Apple Pay tech

By news@appleinsider.com (Amber Neely) Apple may have to open up its contactless payment technology at the core of Apple Pay to competitors if the European Union rules that Apple’s restrictions unfairly hurt competitors.The new laws would prevent mobile device manufacturers from barring access to a device’s near-field communications (NFC) chip. These chips are commonly embedded in smartphones, like the iPhone, but also both the iPad and …

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