Apple’s headquarters on Infinity Loop is seen in Cupertino, California in this aerial photo

The last time the mayor of Cupertino walked into Apple - the largest company in his small Californian town and, it so happens, the most valuable compa(...)

Two fake Apple iPhone 6s, which run the Android operating system with an iOS look-alike interface, selling at RMB 580 ($91) each, are seen in a photo illustration taken in Shenzhen, China September 21, 2015. REUTERS/Staff/Illustration/File photo

Apple has lost a trademark battle in China for the use of the iPhone name, clearing the way for a small company that sells leather goods to continue u(...)

Visitors at an Apple store handle new iPhones in Beijing

Apple has lost its fight to keep the “iphone” name exclusive to its products with a Beijing court deciding a little-known accessories maker can use th(...)

A Lexus version of a Google Self Driving car. The tech giant is expected to enter a partnership with Fiat Chrysler to develop self-driving prototypes

Fiat Chrysler and Google plan to develop several dozen self-driving prototypes based on the car firm’s new minivan sold in the US, according to source(...)

SoundCloud said the subscription and advertising income would give musicians and other producers of content “the opportunity to be paid for the work that they share”. Photograph: SoundCloud

Audio platform SoundCloud has launched its new subscription service in Ireland and the United Kingdom in a bid to compete with music streaming service(...)

The  Clerys department store on   O’Connell Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

A new investigation has begun into the closure and sale of Clerys department store in Dublin last year which led to the immediate sacking of 460 staff(...)

The exceptional sales in the year-ago quarter was because of pent-up demand for large-screen iPhones. Photograph:  Vincent Jannink/EPA

On Tuesday, Apple released its quarterly results. For the first time in 13 years it announced a decline in revenue and profits. And not just a slight (...)

Apple shares were down for the 10th session in the last 11 and closed the week down 11.3 per cent, the largest such decline since January 2013. Illustration: Dado Ruvic/Reuters

European stocks fell to a two-week low as a stronger euro and mixed earnings reports prompted investors to assess the biggest monthly advance since N(...)

Vroum Vroum Mag, with Ruby Walsh on board, clears the last fence before winning the Betdaq Champion Hurdle at the Punchestown Festival. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA.

It says much about Willie Mullins’s overarching dominance that Friday’s 29 to 1 Punchestown hat-trick got widely regarded as merely being a return to (...)

Carl Icahn  owned $45.8 million Apple shares at the end of last year

Investor Carl Icahn said Thursday he had sold his entire stake in Apple, citing the risk of China’s influence on the stock. Mr Icahn, in an interview(...)