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The results are in.
Apple’s first quarter earnings have been revealed, and the
Cupertino-based company managed $10 billion in revenue, a big jump from
last quarter’s $7.9 billion and last holiday’s $9.6 billion.
Financial analysts polled by Thomson Financial expect that Apple will
report earnings of at least $1.38 in Earnings Per Share (EPS) on $9.74 billion in revenue
when the company releases its results later this afternoon.
Steve goes on a leave of absence and leaves Tim Cook in charge of the day to day operations of Apple. While the staff wonders how long the Psystar case will go on considering the shaky legal ground Psystar is basing its arguments on.
This year’s Mac gathering was marked by a Steve-less Stevenote, a low-key vibe on the show floor, and relatively minor product announcements from Apple. Still, anyone interested in what’s shaking in the Applesphere MUST READ our report, which outlines what’s new and cool, and puts it all into context, so you know how it impacts you as a Mac lifer.
To many--including the mainstream press--the news that Steve Jobs will
be taking a six-month hiatus from Apple in order to concentrate on his
health is devastating. The entire world is on the edge of its
collective seat wondering what the leader of all things Apple will do
next. Instead they should be focusing on how Apple, as a company, is going to be fine while Steve is getting better.