TITLE

Apple, AT&T rescued by iPhone

AUTHOR(S)
Reed, Brad
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Network World;10/27/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 42, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights iPhone as the common thread running through both the good fortunes of Apple Inc. and AT&T in the U.S. It discusses the financial performance of the two companies for the third quarter of 2008 and the sales of iPhone. It explores the effort of telecommunication companies to develop smartphones of their own. The devices launched by technology companies are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
35027505

 

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