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Carl iCahn: “Apple Shares at Half Price” – Urges Buyback

Posted on 09/10/2014 by Chris Hauk

In an open letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook on Thursday, activist investor Carl iCahn stated that he believes Apple shares are “dramatically undervalued,” giving the Cupertino firm an opportunity to buy back more of its own shares at a huge discount.

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Apple Sends Media Invites to October 16 Event

Posted on 08/10/2014 by Chris Hauk

Apple has sent out invitations to select members of the media for an event to be held at 10AM Pacific Time on October 16 at the Town Hall auditorium at the Cupertino firm’s headquarters. The invitations carry the tagline: “It’s been way too long.”

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Apple Releases iOS 8.1 Beta 2 to Developers

Posted on 08/10/2014 by Chris Hauk

Apple released the second beta of iOS 8.1 to developers on Tuesday. The second beta release, (Build12B407), comes just over a week after the release of iOS 8.1 Beta 1 to developers.

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LTE Speed Showdown: iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 5s

Posted on 07/10/2014 by Chris Hauk

Apple claims both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have faster LTE download speeds than the iPhone 5s. Both devices are capable of reaching 150Mbps, thanks to being equipped with the Qualcomm MDM9625M LTE chip, which supports LTE Advanced.

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iOS 8 Adoption Sits at a Mere 47% Nearly Three Weeks After Release

Posted on 07/10/2014 by Chris Hauk

It’s been almost three weeks since the release of Apple’s iOS 8 mobile operating system, and the adoption rate sits at a mere 47% of all iOS devices. The numbers, from Apple’s App Store support page, indicates iOS users may be wary of the bugs that have plagued the launch of iOS 8.

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Alleged iPhone 6 Prototype Up For Auction on eBay

Posted on 06/10/2014 by Chris Hauk

An alleged iPhone 6 prototype is up for sale on auction site eBay. High bid is currently $94,100 USD, and climbing. (As of 11AM Easter time.) Auction photos show the device running a different version of iOS, one that looks similar to that of factory test mode, shown in previously leaked images of iPhone 6 prototypes.

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Apple’s Sapphire Partner GT Advanced Tech Files for Bankruptcy

Posted on 06/10/2014 by Chris Hauk

Apple partner GT Advanced Tech released a statement on Monday, announcing that it is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The company is Apple’s supplier for sapphire glass used for the camera lens cover and the Touch ID sensor found in current iPhone models.

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