Stock futures edge higher after Nasdaq closes at a record

Stock futures edge higher after Nasdaq closes at a record

Stock futures ticked up slightly as late trading kicked off, with stocks steadying after another choppy session earlier on Monday. Big tech stocks were mixed in overnight trading after outperforming during the regular session, with both the Nasdaq Composite and Nasdaq 100 ending at record high levels. Each of Netflix, Apple, Microsoft, Amazon and Facebook […]
3 key themes from Apple’s big event

3 key themes from Apple’s big event

This year’s edition of Apple’s WWDC, in which the hotly anticipated rumors are revealed, was muted by the coronavirus crisis, which made it impossible to have its customarily boisterous live audience to cheer. Rumors of new devices and models did not materialize into...
new macOS ‘biggest design upgrade since introduction of Mac OS X’

new macOS ‘biggest design upgrade since introduction of Mac OS X’

Apple’s iOS may be the most important operating system that got updated, but it wasn’t the only one.  At its WWDC event, held virtually this year due to the coronavirus, Apple (AAPL) launched new macOS and iPad OS upgrades. The new macOS, which Apple called the...
Use our stuff over Google’s if you care about privacy

Use our stuff over Google’s if you care about privacy

Apple (AAPL) has been trying to get users to switch from Google Maps for years, but Google (GOOG, GOOGL) has retained the strong upper hand. Back in 2012 when Apple Maps launched, it had inaccuracies, and the iOS giant seemed to have blown its chance to potentially...
Disney has an ‘ESPN problem’

Disney has an ‘ESPN problem’

Disney said Monday its Paris-based theme park will reopen July 15, after a four-month shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. That’s the same week Disney’s Florida-based themed parks will reopen. Shanghai Disney reopened on May 11, and tickets sold out within...