Apple Recap: a China Launch, Refreshed TV, and a Sept. Invite
After spiking temporarily above $500, Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock spent the rest of Wednesday trading in a narrow band around the $498-per share price level. It closed up $10.18, or 2.08 percent, at $498.76. Here’s a cheat sheet to today’s top Apple stories:
Here’s What Apple Has in Store for China
Apple will be holding a separate launch event for its new line-up of iPhones in China just hours after the U.S. launch at the company’s headquarters in Cupertino, California, Apple Insider reports.
Chinese newspaper SinaTech reported that Apple sent invitations to a special event in Beijing to members of the Chinese media. The event is scheduled for 10 a.m. local time on September 11, the day after Apple’s U.S. media event in California. The fact that Apple is choosing to hold a separate event in Beijing for the Chinese media reveals how important China, which is home to the world’s largest smartphone market, is for Apple’s future… (Read more.)