Here’s what people are saying about yesterday’s Apple earnings by Benjamin Snyder @FortuneMagazine January 28, 2015, 3:31 PM EST E-mail Tweet Facebook Google Plus Linkedin Share icons Apple announced its quarterly earnings Tuesday to, unsurprisingly, a great deal of fanfare on social media. Some highlights from the report, which Fortune’s resident Apple AAPL guru Philip Elmer-DeWitt live blogged, include iPhone 6 sales reaching 74 million units, iPad sales falling by double digits and the Apple Watch being scheduled hit reach store shelves in April. Here’s a collection of some of the best tweets about Apple from Fortune and others from around the web. From Fortune’s Philip Elmer-DeWitt: Raw data: Apple’s $18 billion quarter is the biggest ever http://t.co/uRzxDMmj9J — Philip Elmer-DeWitt (@philiped) January 28, 2015 Canalys: Apple takes top spot in China for first time in smart phones, followed by Xiaomi, Samsung and Huawei. http://t.co/w2reRLE1vq $AAPL — Philip Elmer-DeWitt (@philiped) January 27, 2015 $AAPL’s fiscal Q1’15 earnings could be the biggest in U.S. corporate history — bigger than Exxon’s $15 billion Q2’08 https://t.co/9EiXS6bPxX — Philip Elmer-DeWitt (@philiped) January 27, 2015 From Fortune’s Adam Lashinsky: A few thoughts on Apple's blowout quarter via @FortuneMagazine http://t.co/pHxxREMn70 — Adam Lashinsky (@adamlashinsky) January 28, 2015 From The New York Times’ Farhad Manjoo: Apple’s profit this year is $5 billion more than last year. Perspective: Microsoft’s entire quarterly profit this year was $5.8 billion. — Farhad Manjoo (@fmanjoo) January 27, 2015 From English actor and comedian David Schneider: Typical Apple. They announce their best quarterly profit ever. Then in a while they'll expect us to get excited about an even better profit. — David Schneider (@davidschneider) January 28, 2015 From startup CEO Tom Weaver: @tom_weaver Was going to do one on how many thousandths of a second it takes for Apple to earn your annual income but it was too depressing — Tom Gara (@tomgara) January 28, 2015 From Vala Afshar, CMO of Extreme Networks: #Apple has $178 billion in cash; it could BUY: Uber Tesla Twitter Netflix Dropbox SnapChat Airbnb SpaceX and still have $20 billion left. — Vala Afshar (@ValaAfshar) January 28, 2015 Storyful contributed to this report.