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Child labour used in iPhone plants

Child labour was used in three factories making the iPhone, Apple has revealed. 

The apps of Mobile World Congress

Located in Hall 7, App Planet was an "event within an event" at last week's Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona, Spain. According to the GSM Association, the event was an opportunity to

Apple: We're a mobile-device company

Apple, fresh off a quarter in which its iPhone sales doubled, is brimming with confidence, and Apple COO Timothy Cook put the world on notice: Apple is a smartphone company, and it's here to stay.

Smartphones drive Q4 handset sales

The growing popularity of iPhones and BlackBerry devices drove global handset sales up by 8.3% in the fourth quarter of 2009 compared with the same quarter last year, according to Gartner.

Apple sees $1 TV episodes on iTunes as key to iPad launch; networks so far are wary

Apple wants to launch the iPad at the end of March with a bang, and it's hoping it can convince televison network execs and content owners to drop the price of TV episodes by 50 percent or more to $1

Apple's porn purge underscores its hypocrisy

The conundrum of exactly how to identify salacious content was perhaps best summarized by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart in 1964--in reversing a Supreme Court of Ohio ruling that convicted

Apple clears App Store of some adult-themed apps

Apple is taking a stricter stance on adult-themed applications for the iPhone and iPod touch. According to numerous reports, Apple has removed an unspecified number of such apps from the App Store,

Apple bans bikinis from the App Store

Apple has begun removing bikinis and other risqué content from the App Store as part of a new “no-skin” policy.   Apple has introduced seven new

News In Brief: Ericsson, T-Mobile, Apple, Microsoft Shaw, BBC, Telefonica

Canadian cable operator Shaw Communications is pre

Apple cracks down on adult-themed iPhone apps

Responding to requests from both consumers and developers alike, Apple has removed an unspecified number of adult-themed iPhone and iPod touch applications from its App Store. Information Week