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Apple - Legal Challenges III

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When taking issue with the Apple 'ecosystem', lawsuits have to walk a fine line on account of Court rulings on monopolistic practices, fudging the responsability any ecosystem may have in the general interest of the public

Apple - Legal Challenges II

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Lawsuits may come and go...The commercial value of virtual spaces uncovered by Apple and competing tech giants is whetting appetites but the voice of the general public is growing more forcefully, raising uncomfortable questions

Apple - Legal Challenges I

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Lawsuits engaged against Apple in the U.S. and in Europe, initiated by software customers and app developers, are based on the firm's dominant mobile ecosystem. How and to what extent to regulate the 'Cloud' remains an open question

Apple 2.0

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As competition wears down uniqueness and profitability of Apple's flagship products, the company is betting its future on 'Services', a vast archipelago of digital extensions which turns out to be hard to pin down

Apple - Pressing Priorities

Pininvest Analysis on Growth

Smartphone sales are Apple's core business and in a maturing market, the company's potential would be irreversably wounded by share loss on its key developed markets, critically in competitive Europe

Apple Mystic meant so much

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Steve Jobs' Apple engaged clients one by one as individuals sharing their faith in the company's line-up but with his sparring partner in design, Mr. Ive, symbol of another era, true and well gone, Apple is at a turning point

Apple - Perfect Storm

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Raison d'Etat - poorly translated as 'national interest' - is a shot across the bow, forcing business to reconsider dearly held assumptions but geopolitics remains an elusive agent of influence, complicating Apple's long-term options

Apple - Cultural Revolution

Pininvest Analysis on Growth

Apple's core business of high-end smartphones is under attack : sales growth is unlikely for lack of additional market opportunities, profitability will weaken and a bet on services to rebalance future prospects may recast the business model entirely

Apple - One more thing Tim Cook knows ?

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The severe share price correction since October has been related to a set-back of sales on foreign markets, especially China, but structural issues - and how Apple’s management will address the challenge - have more relevance for the long term investor

Pininvest Analysis

Pininvest Analysis

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