Quick Answer: What Companies Are Owned By Apple?

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Is Apple owned by another company?

Apple has acquired 20 to 25 companies in the past six months, CEO Tim Cook told CNBC on Monday. At that rate, the popular electronics company has bought a new company every two to three weeks. But most of those acquisitions have been kept on the down-low, and many from the past six months haven’t been announced.

Is Google owned by Apple?

Rockstar is a company owned by Apple, Microsoft, Blackberry, Ericsson and Sony. Google actually tried to the patents itself, orginally offering $900 million then raising the price to as much as $4.4 billion.

Who owns Apple now?

Now Apple Inc. is owned by two main institutional investors (Vanguard Group and BlackRock, Inc). While its major individual shareholders comprise people like Art Levinson, Tim Cook, Bruce Sewell, Al Gore, Johny Sroujli and others.

Does Apple own Samsung?

Apple and Samsung were at war for about seven years over smartphone patents, with Apple accusing its rival of copying the iPhone’s design. In recent years Apple has taken steps to wean itself off Samsung by developing its own future screen technology and devices processors.

Who did Apple merge with?

Apple’s largest acquisition was that of Beats Electronics in August 2014 for $3 billion. Of the companies Apple has acquired, 71 were based in the United States.


BusinessMusic streaming
CountryUnited States
Value (USD)30,000,000
Derived productsApple Music

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