Elsewhere, iPad sales were down by 13%, with Apple selling 8.9 million units for $3.9 billion this quarter compared to 10.3 billion units for $4.4 billion the same time previous year. iPhone shares in China also declined to 9.6 percent from 13.6 percent. Cook pointed out Apple provides more than 100,000 jobs already in the United States and uses many American suppliers, including Corning, which makes the screens for iPhones and iPads.
The Business Network For Offshore Wind, the leader in building the USA offshore wind supply chain, commends the Maryland Public Service Commission for awarding financing for two offshore wind projects. To address concerns about the ability to see the turbines from the shore, the order also requires US Wind to locate its project as far to the east of the designated wind energy area as practical.
Israel and Egypt have maintained a blockade on Gaza since the group seized control of the territory from forces loyal to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. A day later, it hanged three people they accused of being collaborators in cases not related to Faqha's death. More recently, Abbas, who governs the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank, has cut financial support to Gaza, further squeezing Hamas.
As part of the arrangement between the two companies, Amazon - which stopped selling Apple TV devices two years ago, when it also banned Google's Chromecast devices from its virtual shelves - will resume selling Apple's set-top box. Even the though the ice will apparently thaw between Apple and Amazon soon, Google and Amazon may be at odds for a little bit longer as Chromecasts still have limited to zero support for Amazon Prime Video .
But past year Microsoft acknowledged that it wouldn't hit that goal. Still, Microsoft itself has moved the goalposts a little bit here. Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella has championed the need to ensure cutting-edge technology and its development is being done with the interests of people at its heart.
Coric broke Murray's serve three times in the first set, and in the second, he broke at 5-3 to serve out the match. Defending champion Novak Djokovic has beaten Spaniard Feliciano Lopez in straight sets to reach the quarterfinals. Defending champion Djokovic had fewer problems against the 35-year-old Spaniard than in his three-set second-round test with Nicolas Almagro on Wednesday, taking the first set 6-4 before breaking in the 12th game of the second to avoid a tie-break.