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Apple’s App Store generates a billion dollars a week

On average, Apple generated over a billion dollars a week from the half billion plus people visiting its App Store every week in 2019, the latest data shows. That’s $54.2 billion in the year. Chasing the (long) tail There’s lots of reasons for this, principally a successful push toward subscription-based business models and rapidly growing…

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Apple has a chance to grow as half a billion Windows 7 PCs hit EOL

As Microsoft pulls support for nearly half a billion Windows 7 PCs, it’s make or break for Windows-based IT. And Apple has a chance to reap a good harvest when support ends Jan. 14. The great migration Apple’s solutions are now in use across the entire Fortune 500 and the company’s enterprise credentials continue to…

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Apple’s chance to grow as half a billion Windows 7 PCs hit EOL

As Microsoft pulls support for near half a billion Windows 7 PCs, it’s make or break for Windows-based IT and Apple has a chance to reap good harvest here. The great migration Apple’s solutions are now in use across the entire Fortune 500. The company’s enterprise credentials continue to extend. At a recent Apple-focused enterprise…

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FTC Fines Facebook $5 Billion

Following the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) moved to fine Facebook $5 billion for violating the terms of a consent decree. The settlement represents the largest fine the FTC has ever levied against a company. In early 2018, reports that Cambridge Analytica had detailed information about millions of Facebook users began to…

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