It can be extremely tempting to buy Apple’s latest products as soon as they are released, and with new iPhones and iPads set to arrive in the coming months, that temptation has become even stronger! According to Dealnews, however, that may not be the best idea!
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It’s possible that Media advocacy groups and news organizations may face rough-sledding in future attempts to unseal financials and other secret documents when covering future high-stakes trials.
We reported back in July that a Chinese firm was suing Apple over Siri. Now, they are due in court today for a pre-hearing over the lawsuit there with the company that claims Siri infringes on its patent rights.
Originally announced to launch in the spring, the release of Plants vs Zombies 2 is now slated for ‘early summer 2013’, meaning fans of the popular game will have a little longer to wait.
In America, you drive car. In Russia, iPad does.
ComScore has just released their latest mobile web traffic rankings, and has just updated their data with sites accessed from a mobile device, which haven’t been figured into the equation in the past. Interestingly, after figuring in mobile access, the report finds that Apple is now among the top 10 most popular website in the U.S.!
Earlier today, T-Mobile announced that they will finally begin carrying the iPhone after years of being left out from offering the device. While many initially suspected that the device would run only on T-Mobile’s HSPA+ and LTE bands, Apple has confirmed to Engadget that they will actually be releasing a modified version of the iPhone 5 with support for T-Mobile’s AWS bands.
The Aloft Hotel, a trendy Cupertino, CA boutique hotel located just a few short blocks from Apple’s headquarters has installed an Apple TV in each of its 123 guest rooms. Patrons can now access music, television shows, and movies via iTunes, as well as access programming from Netflix and Hulu, in addition to other Apple TV apps.
As a refreshing change of pace, we have news of an Apple update actually ADDING battery life to one of their devices. The Mac Observer has performed extensive tests on the final build of the recent OS X 10.8.3 update and has found that it adds 20+ minutes of battery life for Retina display MacBook users.
Samsung is pinning all of its legal hopes on asking a court to appoint a new jury to determine if 14 of its products infringe at all on Apple’s iconic products. With 40% of the billion-dollar patent infringement against it already on hold, the move could lead to a lower monetary judgement.
This is probably the most accurate representation of what the smartwatch market will look like that we’ve seen.
Have you been lusting after Google’s Chromebook Pixel laptop, but need LTE connectivity? Well, wait no more my shiny device loving friend, an LTE version of Google’s new device has popped up on Google Play today. The $1,449 device is scheduled to ship April 8.
Research firm IDC has released their latest report on the “smart connected device” market, shows Apple significantly closing the gap on Samsung during the last quarter of the year, jumping from 15.1% in Q3 to 20.3% of unit shipments in Q4 2012.
T-Mobile has been the only major U.S. carrier unable to offer Apple’s iPhone for a long time now. But today, T-Mobile’s day has finally come. As part of their “Uncarrier” event being held this morning in New York, the carrier announced that they will finally begin offering the iPhone for as little as $15 up front, in addition to a series of monthly payments.
If this concept eventually became a reality, it would completely change the world, and make the iPhone extremely cool.
Piper Jaffray Apple analyst Gene Munster has released an updated look at the device maker, and it includes a warning that Apple will not have any major product announcements until June. The analyst also expects the company to miss its June guidance due to lower than expected Mac and iPhone sales.