Apple starts iBeacon product certification under ‘Made for iPhone’ program

In a push for wider iBeacon adoption, Apple on Tuesday released specification requirements under the “Made for iPhone” program for third-party manufacturers looking to build products incorporating the Bluetooth LE-based technology. According to Apple’s “Made for iPhone” program website, OEMs with products meeting the newly instituted criteria can now ask for iBeacon branding from Apple, opening the…

Apple is the Most Valuable Company in History

  Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL)  is now the most valuable company in history. In terms of market capitalization, Apple became the most valuable company on Monday, August 20th, 2012. Yesterday, heading into the final hour of trade, the stock had risen more than 2%, which gave the company a market cap of more than $620 billion with shares…