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App Store Rings in 2015 with New Records

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CUPERTINO, CA, USA ? Apple® today announced that the first week of January set a new record for billings from the App Store? with customers around the world spending nearly half a billion dollars on apps and in-app purchases, and New Year’s Day 2015 marked the single biggest day ever in App Store sales history.

Apple Unveils Apple Watch

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CUPERTINO, CA – Apple® today unveiled Apple Watch™—its most personal device ever—featuring revolutionary new technologies and a pioneering user interface with a beautiful design that honors the rich tradition of precision watchmaking.

The Walt Disney Company and 7 Individuals to be Inducted into Advertising Hall of Fame®

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WASHINGTON, DC – The 65th Advertising Hall of Fame Induction Ceremonies & Gala Dinner will be held the evening of Monday, April 7, 2014, in the Grand Ballroom of New York’s historic Waldorf-Astoria hotel. This year’s corporate inductee is The Walt Disney Company, one of the world’s most beloved companies, imbued by its legendary founder with a unique sense of optimism, creativity and innovation. Disney is the largest media and entertainment conglomerate in the world, with an unprecedented collection of amazing brands including Disney, ESPN, ABC, Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm. It is one of only five storied companies ever inducted into the Hall of Fame.

App Store Sales Top $10 Billion in 2013

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CUPERTINO, CA- Apple® today announced that customers spent over $10 billion on the App Store in 2013, including over $1 billion in December alone. App Store customers downloaded almost three billion apps in December making it the most successful month in App Store history. Apple’s incredible developers have now earned $15 billion on the App Store.

Apple Releases All New Mac Pro

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CUPERTINO, CA – Apple® today announced the all-new Mac Pro® is now available to order. Redesigned from the inside out, the all-new Mac Pro features the latest Intel Xeon processors, dual workstation-class GPUs, PCIe-based flash storage and ultra-fast ECC memory.

Adobe Predicts Thanksgiving Day Will Soon Surpass Black Friday in Online Sales

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SAN JOSE, CA - Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today released its Adobe Digital Index 2013 Online Shopping Forecast for this year’s holiday season. Despite the shortest shopping season since 2002, Adobe predicts record growth for online sales on Thanksgiving with $1.1 billion and Black Friday with $1.6 billion, increases of 21 and 17 percent, respectively.

Xbox One Launches Worldwide

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REDMOND, WA – Leicester Square officially became Xbox One Square for the launch of Xbox One kicking off what Microsoft touted as the biggest week in video game history. The event included live outdoor performances from chart toppers Plan B and Katy B, and the midnight opening of a pop-up GAME store in a 10,000 square foot Xbox One gaming zone in London’s Trocadero.