Three months after his death, Apple co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs has been immortalized as a 12″ action figure. The figure, which appears to be fully articulated, will be available in February.
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Apple’s iPhone outsold Android devices 7.8:1 at AT&T corporate retail stores during the month of December, The Apple device accounted for 66% of all device sales in the period.
Google has allowed a pair of fake Siri apps to be offered in its Android Market. Both steal Siri’s icon, and one of the apps even tries to clone Siri’s interface.
Apple has begun reducing orders for the iPad 2 ahead of the release of a next-generation iPad early next year. It’s unknown if Apple will keep the iPad 2 around at a discounted price.
Apple is expected to use Sharp’s IGZO flat panels instead of the IPS (in-plane switching) panels used currently for its next-generation iPad 3. IGZO allows for high resolution displays with significant power savings.
In an interview, Steve Wozniak and the late Steve Jobs recall a notable moment in the annals of computer lore, the naming of their fledgling computer company some years ago.
The latest iPad rumor claims that the next iPad will have more than double the battery capacity, and that Apple will be releasing two new iPads next year at the MacWorld/iWorld convention (which they have no plans to attend)!
At what point should investors short Apple shares? Not now, says well known industry pundit and all around crabby guy John C. Dvorak.
The folks over at Info Graphic World have constructed a great infographic entitled: “Farewell to a Genius: The Life and Times of Steve Jobs”, showcasing Steve Jobs’ achievements throughout his life.
The widely anticipated television set from Apple could offer Internet based content subscriptions, and customized channel lineups. One hurdle: Apple must negotiate unique content deals that will allow the company to differentiate its product from other televisions on the market.
In a recent customer satisfaction survey, Apple has once again been named as the top computer and electronic retailer. It had the second highest score overall, coming in behind online leader Amazon.
We’ll file this story under “DUH!” Apple iOS and Android devices were popular gifts worldwide during the holiday weekend, as the number of new devices seen by Localytics was over 12 times higher than previous weekends.
Italy’s ‘antitrust authority’ Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato (AGCM) has fined Apple €900,000 ($1.2 million) after it was found to be misleading consumers on assistance services and warranties.
Intel has notified its partners that it will fully release its Thunderbolt technology in April 2012. Several PC makers are preparing to launch Thunderbolt-supported motherboards, notebooks, and desktop PCs.
What is the value of a tweet? How much is a follower worth? Those are the questions that may be answered as an Oakland, CA company brings a lawsuit against a former employee.
When Apple launched its Newsstand app in iTunes this fall, the idea was to give newspaper and magazine publishers their own dedicated shelf space, and thereby boost sales. If Popular Science’s sales are any indication, it’s worked!