Apple's new MacBook Pro series does away with the old top row of functions keys on the key pad (who used them anyway?). It's replaced them with a new interactive Touch Bar.
The Supreme Court is considering two cases stemming from the merger of design and function that could reshape intellectual property law. Can we protect innovation without impeding fair competition?
Apple has pulled back from challenging the car industry with a new vehicle.
Design patents cover how products look – but how much does appearance contribute to profits?
Cross-border tech deals are on the rise, meaning the usual expectations on acquisitions are changing.
A Woking-Cupertino tie-up seems implausible at first glance, but there is plenty up for grabs which could suit both companies.
A swell of business action is continuing following the Paris climate agreement.
Apple's smartwatch promises to optimise our productivity and competitiveness. But can the new Breathe app for the watch help us to relax and make us mindful?
Rich rewards are on offer to people who can help private companies develop software to exploit vulnerabilities in technology such as smartphones. It might be legal but is it ethical?
Australian companies could fall foul of the same state aid rules being applied to Apple to crack down on tax avoidance.
Pokemon Go brought augmented reality to people's attention, but dual camera smartphones will make it much more useful for the future.
Forget high-end design and cutting-edge communication. The new Watch is a fitness device and heralds a shift for the company – from enabling self-expression to nudging users toward self-mastery.
Loss of the headphone jack may annoy some, but think of the poor Mac users with almost no updates since 2012.
The Apple business model is failing. Its ability to keep customers confined to the company's ecosystem cannot be sustained because of the rise of apps and other online platforms.
Why the fanfare around Apple's next product launch is already eclipsing its recent tax trouble.
Irish tax case shows the real cost of competition – our democracy.
Arguments about reducing the tax burden of companies tend to get associated with rabid neoliberals. Here's why they needn't be.
The EU's ruling is profoundly misguided and could undermine US investment in Europe.
A landmark decision by the European Commission ordering Apple to pay €13 billion in tax sends a tough message to other multinationals.
Unlike their counterparts in Europe, U.S. antitrust regulators and courts have tended to view 'free' products as outside their purview for enforcement.