It was announced Monday that Microsoft will take a $300 million stake in Barnes & Noble’s digital e-book business, possibly paving the way for a new spin-off company.
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Reuters reports that Apple began talks earlier this year to stream films owned by EPIX, a cable premium television and internet streaming service backed by three major studios. Apple wants to stream the content on multiple devices, including a television, according to sources.
Chris Whitmore of Deutsche Bank says Apple has “enormous” potential to grow its sales in China. He estimates Apple will sell 25 million iPhones there this year, and sales should grow to at least 35 million in 2013.
Ah, another week, another visit with Siri. This week she shares her thoughts with us on witches, the sheriff, and Judgement Day. Without further ado… H-e-e-e-e-e-r-s Siri! Hiyo!
I want to protect my shiny new iPad as well as I possibly can. I’ve tried numerous cases. They all did what they were supposed to do, protect the treasure, but they all had drawbacks. Will I ever find the perfect case? The adventure continues.
My preference runs toward leather iPhone cases, but those I’ve tried start looking rough after just a few weeks, and have a tendency to fly open when I drop the phone. Recently I got to try the Proporta iPhone 4S Leather Case. Will it be an improvement?
Advertising tracking firm Ace Metrix says viewer reactions to the new “celebrity” ads for Apple’s iPhone 4S are registering well with consumers. Generating scores higher than any other iPhone 4S ad released so far this year, the new ads feature Samuel L. Jackson and Zooey Deschanel.
Apple’s Mac App Store for OS X has reportedly crossed the 10,000 application milestone this week. It launched in early 2011 with just over 1,000 applications available for download.
It appears Apple is doing something new for the kiddies in their Apple Retail Stores. It’s replacing the iMacs that have long been a staple for the “kid’s table” in the stores with iPads.
The iPad has played a large part in bringing new customers into the Apple fold, a new study reports, as it shows that about 25 percent of buyers in the U.S. say the iPad is their first-ever Apple product.
To be filed under the headings of “Too Good to Last”, and “Get it While You Can”, iOSLive brings free premium and broadcast television channels to your iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV.
Samsung’s past efforts at “let’s tick off iPhone users so they’ll buy our giant-assed phone with a 1990’s stylus” clearly hasn’t been enough to attract the attention of Apple’s customers. So just like the ex-girlfriend who “will not be ignored”, today Samsung sent a paid flashmob to Apple’s retail store in Sydney, Australia to try to “Wake Up” iPhone users.
Apple has announced its Q2 2012 financial results, and the information in the report gives us a peek at just what a powerhouse the little company that could from Cupertino has become.
Apple is in the middle of one of the most stunning financial runs in the history of corporate America. The company is currently averaging nearly $4 billion in monthly profit. It is sitting on a pile of cash amounting to $110 billion. This could just be the beginning.
The Bonobo Hope Great Ape Trust Sanctuary in Des Moines, Iowa is home to seven Bonobos with a large vocabulary. They’re communicating via lexigrams on touch-screen displays. Now they want to give them iPad-like devices to enable portable communication for the apes.
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak talked about the early days of the company he started with Steve Jobs in the 1970s. He also revealed he was designing circuits, and learning about computers at a young age.