Google and Apple conspired with other tech companies to block their top employees from getting better job offers.
Apple usually launches the newest version of its iPhone in September.
Firms are hiring medical scientists and developing glucose-measuring features in wearables.
Collect health data from blood glucose and calorie consumption to sleep activity, the Japanese news service cited industry sources as saying.
The integration of a Health app suggests Cupertino is working on at least a fitness band for sure
The deal is seen as Apple’s effort to make headway in music streaming, the fastest-growing segment of the market.
Google’s brand value shot up 40 pct in a year to $159 bn, says a global market research agency.
Apple and companies that make phones using Google’s Android software have filed dozens of such lawsuits against one another.
But Apple’s year-old stab at music streaming, iTunes Radio, has failed to catch on broadly.
Apple Inc had sought ban on sales of several Samsung phones and just over $2 bn in damages.
It was Apple versus Samsung but Google loomed large Tuesday during closing arguments at the month-long federal trial.
Apple will offer the service free of charge to iPhone 5 customers with models that exhibit this issue and have a qualifying serial number.
The agreement averts a trial that threatened to expose tactics deployed by Steve Jobs, Eric Schmidt.
Apple Inc.’s international sales accounted for 66 per cent of the March quarter’s revenue.
workers allege top companies conspired to avoid competing for each other’s employees to avert a salary war.