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iFixit has just posted their teardown of Apple’s latest Apple TV, revealing a single-core A5 processor, 512MB of RAM (double that of the 2nd-generation Apple TV), and 8GB of NAND flash storage. They also gave it a repairability score of 8 out of 10.
Just over a month after reaching the $500 milestone, Apple has now exceeded $600 per share for the first time ever. The jump follow’s Apple announcement earlier this morning that they will begin offering dividends and stock buybacks.
Apple has announced the sales numbers from the first 4 days of new iPad sales, revealing that over 3 million new iPads have been sold since the device launched on March 16th, marking Apple’s biggest iPad launch to date.
Apple’s latest iPad has certainly been a hot item – an idea that may be true in more ways than one. A number of users have complained in Apple’s online support the community that the new device can become uncomfortably warm.
Following announcements from Apple and AT&T that the new iPad brought a record weekend for iPad sales, new information suggests that Apple’s flagship 5th avenue Apple Store sold over 13,000 new iPads in the first 12 hours alone.
Forbes writer William Baldwin says Apple’s stock buyout is Steve Jobs smart, and the annual dividend, set to start this summer, is just stupid.
“Everyone please continue to use their electronic devices.” This is something you could be hearing from flight attendants in the future. The F.A.A. has recently been certifying the use of iPads in the cockpit, and the ban on the use of electronic devices during takeoffs and landings is once again coming under fire.
AT&T released a statement this morning stating that the new iPad set an all-time high for single-day iPad activations and sales, although they didn’t provide any specific numbers.
During Apple’s conference call where they announced a new dividend and share repurchase program, CEO Tim Cook also revealed their intention to open 40 extra Apple stores this year.
Pogoplug offers a great solution if you’ve run out of space on your iOS device using its app and cloud servers, allowing you to stream music and videos to your iDevice, meaning you can free up valuable space for apps on your iPad/iPhone.
Unsurprisingly, due largely to Apple’s inclusion of an ultra high resolution Retina display, the new iPad costs significantly more to make than the iPad 2 did at launch, cutting Apple’s profit margin by over 20%.
IN January 2011, Mike Daisey began performing his off-Broadway monologue, “The Agony and Ecstasy of Steve Jobs”. The show claimed to expose the working conditions in the Chinese factories that produce over half of the world’s electronic devices. We know know that Daisey’s monologue was a “theatrical piece” not a factual report.
Apple announced plans this morning to initiate a quarterly dividend for share holders, as well as a new share repurchase program. The two programs combines are expected to cost Apple $45 billion over the next three years.
Apple has announced that they will hold an early morning conference call on Monday, March 16th at 6 AM PDT/9 AM EDT to discuss what they plan to do with their nearly $100 billion in reserve cash.
It’s another weekend already? Sheesh! Time flies when you’re trying to find a new iPad in a 32 GB Wi-Fi Only config!
While I’m looking for one, sit down and have a chat with Siri!