Washington Redskins players all received iPads this season with the team’s playbook loaded on them. The playbook allows players to send team-wide messages anonymously. It was designed to discuss plays, but Chris Cooley, TE for the Redskins reveals that some players are having a little fun using the feature for “trash talking”.
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Apple seems determined to wage total war as its patent trial against Samsung moves into its second day. As ancient armies once did against their enemies, Apple is looking to salt the earth so its competitor can never rise again.
An analytics firm says that two-thirds of the apps on Apple’s iOS App Store are “zombie apps”. That doesn’t mean they want to eat your brains, but that they are un-downloaded, unranked, and largely invisible. (Wouldn’t that make them “ghost apps”?)
Americans who complain about the high price of the latest iPhone should be grateful they don’t live in Russia, as the popular Apple smartphone is not subsidized there at all, and can cost a pretty ruble.
As rumors fly about a new iPhone, a smaller iPad, and new iPods, Apple saw its prepayment for inventory components increase by $1.15 billion in the June quarter.
As we promised, MacTrast will bring you the latest coverage of all the “important” developments in the Apple / Samsung courtroom battle. The latest hard fought battle for both sides? Where each party will sit during the trial, and how each will refer to the other.
OK lawsuit groupies, get your signs and banners ready, as the most anticipated lawsuit of this week kicks off today! A California courtroom will be the arena for the battle between the Cupertino Kids, (Apple!), and the bombastic battlers from Korea, (Samsung!)
Hear that? It’s the sound of lawyers skidding around the corner as they chase the next big lawsuit “ambulance”. Following the announcement of Apple’s purchase of AuthenTec on Friday, two law firms are “investigating” the purchase for “possible breaches of fiduciary responsibility.”
As a counter to Samsung’s allegations that Apple borrowed design elements from Sony when developing the iPhone, Apple has revealed an iPhone prototype from 2005 that shares design elements with the iPhone 4 released in 2010.
The New York Post reports today that The Metropolitan Transportation Authority gave Apple an “unfair edge” last year in the bidding for the prime retail perch in Grand Central Terminal that the Cupertino giant’s retail store now occupies.
Apple is rumored to be planning the release of two new cases for its anticipated next-generation iPhone. One of the designs is said to have a “major impact on the accessory market.”
Time for another visit with Siri. It’s question and answer time, with Siri in the hot seat.
A new report from Opera Software says the iPhone is the top performer in the “mobile ad monetization performance space”. (God, I love technical talk!) It’s closely followed by Android devices, then there’s a large gap, and “all the rest” fall in behind.
Another story to file under “When Lawyers Attack!”, as the comedic tragedy about Apple, Proview, and a little thing called the rights to the iPad name in China takes an unexpected twist.
A combination of easy access and a low price has Apple’s OS X Mountain Lion on track to become one of the most quickly adopted operating systems in recent history.
Thursday marked the first time ever Apple presented at the annual Black Hat hacker conference, and while expectations were high, the reality proved to be underwhelming.