According to a Microsoft executive, Windows Phone has exceeded the iPhone in China regional market share – the largest smartphone market in the world! Should Apple be worried?
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While Amazon is reportedly preparing a larger version of the Kindle Fire, Apple is widely rumored to be working on a smaller 7-inch version of the iPad! Flip flop!
Delaware courts have have called for delegates from HTC and Apple to meet on August 28 to talk about settling the patent dispute that has blocked the U.S. import of some HTC handsets. This appears to be fallout from the pending lawsuit Apple brought against HTC through the International Trade Commission over a “data tapping” patent. Apple has been ordered into similar settlement talks with Samsung.
Gizmodo reader Steve Shaw has created one cool Mac mod, stripping the insides of a Mac Pro and replacing it with a fish tank complete with pump and a light, without forgetting the fish themselves!
We have hooked up with Arobas Music to give away 5 copies of Guitar Pro – an excellent way to view, play, and write guitar music directly from your iPhone or iPad! Guitar Pro would normally set you back $7.99, but we’re giving away 5 copies today for free!
If you have a Mac Pro from 2009 or newer, you should see a ‘KeyApplicationTitle’ message appear, with ‘keyWarningOptimalInfo’ after starting up.
An event first held in 2007, Apple has announced this year’s iTunes Festival lineup and event information. The event will be held in September at London’s Roundhouse music venue.
Following yesterday’s report that Apple was censoring the word “jailbreak” in the iTunes store, the issue has now been corrected, and the term can now be seen once again on songs and video downloaded through iTunes.
Steve Wozniak, often referred to as ‘The Woz,” was essential to the formation of Apple. He’s also apparently essential to creating the upcoming Steve Jobs film, and has been hired as an advisor!
A Morgan Stanley analyst said this week that if Apple were to launch a full-fledged television set, it could cause total average annual household spending on Apple products in the U.S. to double to $888 by 2015.
In Nielsen’s recently released State of the Appnation report, the research firm revealed that half of all U.S. mobile subscribers now use smartphones, as the devices continue to become mainstream and weave their way into the very fabric of society.
Steve Jobs was reportedly intimately involved in the design for Apple’s next-gen iPhone, which is claimed to have a larger (likely 4-inch) display.
Infinity Blade: Dungeons has been on my radar ever since it was shown of at Apple’s 3rd-gen iPad announcement, but up until now, it’s been unclear what to expect from the game as far as gameplay is concerned.
After revealing plans to build a 20-megawatt solar farm to power their North Carolina datacenter, Apple has now been officially granted regulatory approval to go ahead with construction by the North Carolina Utilities Commission.
If Steve Jobs could revolutionize the retail industry, shape the future of the smartphone, and create a completely new tablet computer industry out of thin air, what might Steve Jobs have been able to offer the auto industry?
In this Mac tip I take a look at the functionality and differences of minimizing and hiding application windows for the new Mac user.