A day after Apple's shares plunged on news that its visionary CEO Steve Jobs was taking another medical leave, the company's earnings annnoucement sent the stock soaring as it reported spectacular sales. A roundup of the coverage.
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Read Write Web, in Apple Reports Record $26.74 Billion in Revenue Over 3 Months, says "Apple sold 4.13 million Macs during the quarter, a 23 percent unit increase over the year-ago quarter. The Company sold 16.24 million iPhones in the quarter, representing 86 percent unit growth over the year-ago quarter. Apple sold 19.45 million iPods during the quarter, representing a seven percent unit decline from the year-ago quarter. The Company also sold 7.33 million iPads during the quarter." That's more Macs, iPhones and iPads sold than in any other quarter."