1. News
    October 1st, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Sharp increases its iPhone 5 display production

    Apple iPhone 5 display manufacturer Sharp has announced it is now producing “adequate volumes” of the screen, potentially easing growing...

  2. News
    September 4th, 2012 by Daniel Ionescu, Macworld
    Next iPhone screen production delayed by Sharp, reports believe

    Sharp, one of Apple’s three suppliers of iPhone displays, is reportedly having problems mass producing the screen for the next-generation iPhone....

  3. News
    September 2nd, 2012 by Jay Alabaster, IDG News Service
    Foxconn, Sharp megadeal still on hold as negotiations continue

    A US$850 million deal between Taiwanese electronics giant Hon Hai Precision Industry and Japan’s Sharp was still on hold Friday, as roller-coaster...

  4. News
    August 29th, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Apple in production to make 1-2 million 13in Retina MacBook Pros

    An analyst is claiming that production has begun on the 13in MacBook Pro with Retina Display. The new Retina MacBook is expected to launch in October....

  5. News
    August 21st, 2012 by Ashleigh Allsopp
    Analyst believes iPad mini, Apple television with gesture control in production

    The iPad mini and Apple television set are now in production at Foxconn factories, Jefferies Analyst Peter Misek believes. In a research note sent...

  6. News
    August 3rd, 2012 by Daniel Ionescu, Macworld
    Sharp shipping new iPhone screens to Apple

    Sharp, one of Apple’s three display suppliers, said the first screens for the next generation iPhone will begin shipping this month. The companys...

  7. News
    July 2nd, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Foxconn, Sharp to build Apple TV set

    Foxconn’s investment in Sharp will aid it manufacturing Apple’s upcoming TV set according to reports. Rumours have been circulating the Apple-sphere...

  8. News
    June 23rd, 2012 by Ashleigh Allsopp
    Sharp to supply LCD panels for Apple television; could launch this year

    Sharp could be about to begin supplying LCD panels to Foxconn to be made into Apple television sets, according to AppleInsider. In a research note...

  9. News
    June 20th, 2012 by Ashleigh Allsopp
    Foxconn interest in Sharp shares hints at Apple television

    Apple’s primary manufacturing partner Foxconn is looking to buy more shares of display panel maker Sharp, fuelling rumours about the Apple television...

  10. News
    May 25th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Foxconn and Sharp partner for new iPhone plant

    Sharp will supply technological know-how to Foxconn’s parent company, Taiwan’s Hon Hai Precision, for a new plant in China that will produce...

  11. News
    May 8th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Was the new iPad Apple’s ‘Plan B’?

    Apple opted to use older silicone technology for the screen of its third-generation iPad after initial plans to utilise a lighter, thinner display...

  12. News
    April 17th, 2012 by Jay Alabaster, IDG News Service
    Sharp begins production of IGZO displays for rumoured Apple use

    Sharp has begun mass production of displays using IGZO (indium, gallium, zinc) technology, which analysts have said is a prime candidate for use in...

  13. News
    April 7th, 2012 by Macworld Australia Staff
    Analyst suggests Apple TV to be named iPanel; iTV is a no go

    Jefferies analyst Peter Misek thinks Apple will launch a smart TV in the fourth quarter, but he doesn’t think that Apple will call its smart...

  14. News
    April 3rd, 2012 by Karen Haslam
    Sharp investment and patent suggests Apple television

    Last week’s announcement that Hon Hai Precision Industry (the parent company of Foxconn Electronics) is to acquire a stake of almost 10 per cent...

  15. News
    March 28th, 2012 by Jay Alabaster, IDG News Service
    Foxconn invests in Sharp shares

    Hon Hai Precision Industry, the parent company of Foxconn Electronics and one of the world’s largest electronics manufacturers, will acquire...

  16. News
    February 5th, 2012 by Ben Camm-Jones
    No Apple TV set coming soon, industry sources say

    Sources within Apple’s supply chain have cast doubt on the company’s plans to launch a connected television set any time soon. Digitimes...

  17. News
    November 25th, 2011 by Ben Camm-Jones
    Apple ‘building iTV with Sharp’ – rumour

    Apple’s Smart TV is coming in the middle of next year, with Sharp rumoured to be preparing to build the ‘iTV’ in a Japanese plant...

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