If you were planing on buying some holiday music via iTunes, or an app on your iOS device or Mac, you may run into a snag. Users are reporting that they’re receiving error messages when attempting to log into their accounts using their Apple ID.
Investor Carl Icahn – he of the activist investor bent – has filed paperwork to ask Apple shareholders to recommend a $50 billion share repurchase to Apple’s board.
The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple and China Mobile have finally reached agreement on a long-awaited deal that will see the world’s largest wireless carrier offering the iPhone later this month.
Just one week after its release in September, iOS 7 was generating more than 51% of all iOS-based web traffic in North America. Now, a little over two months later, the adoption rate for iPhone devices has surpassed 74%, and for iPad has hit just under 64%.
As part of its continuing promotion of providing free apps, ebooks, and music to users of the Apple Store app, Apple is gifting a playlist of holiday favorites for your seasonal listening pleasure.
The LEGO Apple Store, the faithful LEGO blocked reproduction of Apple’s retail outlets, will be making an appearance at the 2013 Winter Wonderland Village in Hamilton, VA on December 14, 2013 from 6 PM to 9 PM, as a part of a benefit for Toys for Tots.
Mobile Unlocked has a nice little interactive tool on their site that shows what the contract-free price is for an iPhone 5s around the globe. It displays the costs in actual costs, and as a percentage of average annual income.
A China Mobile subsidiary in Suzhou opened reservations for Apple’s iPhone 5s and 5c on Monday, lending further credence to reports that the world’s largest wireless network is about to introduce the popular smartphones to its users.
A man found trespassing on Apple’s “Spaceship” Campus 2 construction site has been charged with burglary after being found with copper pipes and wiring that had been removed from the buildings.
Apple has acquired social analytics firm Topsy in a deal worth over $200 million. Topsy is a social search and analytics firm partnered with Twitter in order to maintain an index of Tweets as far back as 2006.
It’s that time of the year again! Black Friday may be over, marking the beginning of the holiday shopping season – but Cyber Monday and Cyber Week deals are still in full force! We’ve rounded up a few of the best deals available online today (and through the week in many cases) – we hope you’ll enjoy, and save some money!
The iPhone 5c has been attracting large numbers of first-time Apple buyers who are switching over from Android devices. It has also proven popular among buyers with below-median incomes.
Apple filed an official complaint last week in U.S. District Court, alleging that the antitrust compliance monitor the court required Apple to hire to keep tabs on its dealings with book publishers is billing them excessively, over $138,000 for the past two weeks.
Attention holiday shoppers! If you’re planning on ordering Christmas gifts via the online Apple Store, you’ve got a decent amount of time left. Well, unless you’re planning on ordering a personally engraved Retina iPad mini, for that you only have until December 5th to place your order.
Tablets are the most popular item on shopper’s holiday list, says a new research note from Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White.
Apple’s iOS products were used to place the majority of online mobile device-based Black Friday sales in the U.S. Buyer’s usage of mobile devices was up 9% over last year, with mobile devices accounting for 37% of all shopping traffic and 21% of online sales.