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Jason Snell takes a look at some of the less noticeable numbers that tell the story of Apple's latest remarkable financial performance.
Apple reported sales of $13.5 billion and profits of $3.07 billion during its fiscal second quarter, thanks to strong gains in Mac and iPhone sales. Both revenue and profit figures represent a company record for a non-holiday quarter.
When Apple announces its sales and earnings for the fiscal second quarter on Tuesday, look for Mac sales and iPad forecasts to be a central part of the conversation.
Apple on Wednesday released two firmware updates for 27-inch iMacs, addressing a variety of issues.
The free update, available at launch, takes advantage of the iPad's bigger screen to deliver even easier remote control capabilities.
Intel CEO Paul Otellini's pay package jumped by 17 percent to $14.12 million in the 2009 fiscal year, thanks to performance-linked awards. Intel also removed pay freezes to employees in the wake of better performance.
The Khronos group has published the complete specifications for OpenGL 4.0 and OpenGL 3.3 for upcoming and modern graphics hardware.
In Consumer Reports' latest survey of computer tech support, Apple has come out far ahead of their competition for their support of laptop and desktop computers.
Before the Mac universe is consumed by iPad madness, we turn our attention to two other topics -- the state of Mac user groups and our favorite iPod and iPhone accessories.
Intel will announce the eight-core Nehalem-EX chips this month, an Intel official said.
A 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck Taiwan early Thursday may affect the tech industry by sending prices of LCD panels and, certain chips higher.
Gartner upgraded its forecast for PC shipments this year to grow by 20 percent.
Apple confirmed the existence of yellow-tint and display issues in new iMacs and counsels users to contact AppleCare for a fix.
The global chip industry will rebound sharply from the global recession and post 20 percent year-on-year growth in 2010, says Gartner.
Apple's chief operating officer spoke at an investors conference where he praised the forthcoming iPad, outlined the company's plans for retail expansion, and gave an overview of the company's other products during a wide-ranging talk.