Apple just posted its first quarterly sales decline in 13 years

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Apple just posted its first sales decline in 13 years, but the company’s overall finances and financial position remain extremely solid.

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After setting iPhone record, Apple forecasts rare sales drop

Apple is bracing for its first sales decline in 13 years, despite selling a record 74.8 million iPhones in the final three months of 2015.

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PC sales fall to lowest level since 2007, analysts hope for 2016 recovery

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The PC market continued to decline in 2015, with sales down roughly 9%. Analysts are hoping the tide will turn in 2016.

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Swiss watch exports suffer largest decline in 6 years following Apple Watch launch

Article Image Swiss watchmakers woke up to news of another steep decline Thursday, as October shipments of mechanical watches declined 12 percent to $2 billion, the largest decline in six years.

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Global investment in renewable energy skyrockets

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Investments in renewable power surged in 2014 after several years of decline, driven not by the US or Europe, but adoption in developing markets. Has the momentum shifted to Asia, Africa, and the Middle East?

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BlackBerry sells just 1.6M smartphones in Q4 as software, services grow

Canadian device maker BlackBerry on Friday revealed yet another quarterly decline in hardware sales, moving just 1.6 million smartphones in its fiscal fourth quarter as its once-dominant device business continues to retreat.



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Though Apple's iPad sales shrank, Amazon's Kindle Fire took 70% nosedive last quarter

The worldwide tablet market saw its first-ever year-over-year decline in the holiday quarter, but the biggest losses were seen by Amazon, which saw shipments of its budget-priced Kindle Fire series plummet 70 percent.



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Apple iPad sales slumped 18% in Q1, but Cook still sees 'bright future' for platform

As many industry analysts predicted, iPad sales saw a steep year-over-year decline for the first fiscal quarter of 2015, but CEO Tim Cook is optimistic and sees great potential in Apple’s upcoming hardware pipeline.



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Apple paces field in PC consumer satisfaction for 11th consecutive year

Despite booking a modest 3 percent year-over-year decline, Apple has once again claimed the top spot in the most recent American Customer Satisfaction Index rankings of personal computer manufacturers.



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Apple retail store sales decline as consumers wait for new products

Sales throughout Apple’s vaunted retail empire have begun to decline as the company’s distribution network widens and the product line matures, according to a new report, though the outlets remain massively profitable and serve as a “magnet” for new Mac buyers.



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