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Just how much might Apple owe you for inflating the price of iPhone apps? | Los Angeles Times

Just how much might Apple owe you for inflating the price of iPhone apps? | Los Angeles Times

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday morning that iPhone users can sue Apple for allegedly abusing its control over iPhone app sales to inflate the price of those ubiquitous nuggets of software. In doing so, however, the justices left open the vexing question of how to calculate the damage Apple inflicted on its customers. That […]

Apple’s revised price strategy in India paying off: Tim Cook | Times of India

Apple’s revised price strategy in India paying off: Tim Cook | Times of India

BENGALURU: Apple CEO Tim Cook said a revised pricing strategy has led to better sales in India. “We have made some adjustments in India and we’ve seen preliminarily some better results there. Everything that we do does advise everything we do in the future, so we try to learn the best we can and fold […]

iPhone 11: Don’t trust the latest dodgy pricing ‘leak’ | Trusted Reviews

iPhone 11: Don’t trust the latest dodgy pricing ‘leak’ | Trusted Reviews

Sim-free and contract pricing for the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Max has ‘leaked’ online, despite the handsets not actually existing. The ‘news’ broke via Evad3rs on Tuesday, which claimed to have contract and sim-free pricing for the two new iPhones from AT&T, Verizon, Spring and T Mobile. Specifically the leak said Apple will offer the […]

Google’s Upmarket Smartphone Move Was Poorly Timed | The Motley Fool

Google’s Upmarket Smartphone Move Was Poorly Timed | The Motley Fool

Reports surfaced last year that Google was working on midrange Pixel phones, dubbed “Lite” models at the time but now expected to be called the Pixel 3a and 3a XL. In shifting its focus back down to midrange price points, Google is implicitly acknowledging that its premium pricing strategy has not worked well. Apple has been raising […]

Absolutely terrible research in mobile data pricing report |  MYBROADBAND

Absolutely terrible research in mobile data pricing report | MYBROADBAND

The Competition Commission recently released a provisional report on its Data Services Market Inquiry, which is aimed at understanding the reasons behind high mobile data prices in South Africa. In its preliminary findings, the commission said international benchmarking confirmed that South African data prices are high – particularly for mobile prepaid data. It also found […]

Smartphones Could Cost You 40% More if You Don’t Compare Prices | Benzinga

Smartphones Could Cost You 40% More if You Don’t Compare Prices | Benzinga

LONDON, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A study carried out by Minderest shows large differences in price when purchasing a new Smartphone from a range of online retailers. 127 cell-phones in stock at Amazon and Google Shopping were analysed on April 15th, simulating what a consumer would find looking for a cellphone online.  Sellers captured via […]

Foxconn to Begin Production on iPhone X in India This July | MacRumors

Foxconn to Begin Production on iPhone X in India This July | MacRumors

Previously, Apple partnered with Wistron to produce iPhones in India, including the iPhone SE and iPhone 6s. When building iPhones in India, Apple is able to avoid import duties placed on imported smartphones and their components. More production in the country also helps Apple meet India’s 30 percent local sourcing requirement that would allow Apple […]

IPhone Price Cuts Are Helping Apple in China, Analyst Says | Barron’s

IPhone Price Cuts Are Helping Apple in China, Analyst Says | Barron’s

The worst may be over for Apple (ticker: AAPL) in China. The company’s decision to put a steep price on the iPhone XR put a dent in its sales in China and contributed to a disappointing December quarter, but things have slowly turned around as Apple has lowered prices on those phones in the region, […]

Your Smartwatch Could Now Cost More Than Your Smartphone | The Motley Fool

Your Smartwatch Could Now Cost More Than Your Smartphone | The Motley Fool

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) caused a stir when it priced the iPhone X at $1,000, but after it became a big hit, thousand-dollar smartphones from Samsung (NASDAQOTH:SSNLF), Oppo, and others quickly became the norm. And Huawei just unveiled its next-generation 5G folding smartphone. Cost? $2,600. Although these high-priced flagship phones garner a lot of attention, what’s gone […]

Broadband pricing controversy shows compromise needed | InternetNZ

Broadband pricing controversy shows compromise needed | InternetNZ

InternetNZ is calling on Internet Service Providers and Chorus to reach an agreement on reasonable pricing for fibre unbundling — and quickly. Today, Chorus announced prices for their proposed unbundled fibre services. Some ISPs are claiming the price is too high and this will result in less benefit — and higher prices — for Internet […]