A report from Strategy Analytics this week stated that overall tablet shipments more than doubled over the holiday quarter, and that the iPad lost share to Android, but Strategy Analytics’ numbers aren’t quite what they seem…
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According to Adam Lashinsky’s new book “Inside Apple”, the first day as an Apple employee is a first day like no other. This certainly seems like a pretty interesting experience, and it’s definitely a clever plan on Apple’s part.
Gaming giant Nintendo reported their first major drop in quarterly profit this morning, mainly due to Nintendo’s increasing struggle to remain relevant as mobile devices like the iPhone continue to take gaming by storm.
Quicken Essentials, a slimmed down version of the full program, has launched in Mac App Store. The last version of Quicken was still using PPC code, so this update may give us a taste of what’s to come.
A new patent application by Apple suggests that they could considering a universal remote, possibly to go with a rumored TV set. It details a simple touchscreen controller with a clear, uncluttered display.
Rovio has updated Angry Birds Rio – a movie tie-in variant to their wildly successful Angry Birds franchise, bringing 15 new levels, a new boss fight, the Mighty Eagle, and the new expandable orange bird!
Apple’s former retail chief Ron Johnson has outlined plans to use what he learned at Apple to revitalize struggling retailer J.C. Penney, which he now heads as chief executive.
A Microsoft spokesman recently drummed up some excitement, seemingly confirming that the company will soon bring the Xbox Live experience to other mobile platforms, such as iOS and Android.
Following the announcement about Apple’s “iBooks 2.0″ and “iBooks Author” platforms, a new report says that 27 German textbook publishers are joining together to battle Apple with an open digital textbook platform of their own.
Wireless carrier AT&T announced all-time record quarterly sales of 9.4 million devices – a whopping 50% increase over their previous record. Even more interesting, however, is that nearly 81% of those were iPhones!
In an effort to give back something to the people who work so hard to put Apple where it is today, Tim Cook has announced a new employee discount program on Mac and iPad purchases.
If you’re a fan of Google Chrome and use it as your primary browser, there’s one great app you can’t afford to ignore. Chrome Sync Pro syncs your Chrome tabs, bookmarks and history with your iOS device!
In this Mac tip we take a look at how to play music through the Terminal.
There’s no doubt that Apple is an extremely successful and valuable company, but just how valuable are they? According to CNN, Apple’s flagship Fifth Avenue Apple Store alone is worth nearly as much as the White House!
Shares of Apple stock rose an incredible $26.25 today (6.24%) on momentum from yesterday’s announcement of record high quarterly earnings. Apple shares closed at a new all-time high of $446.66.
In a continuation of their ongoing legal battle against Apple, Motorola has filed a new lawsuit against Apple in Florida’s Southern District, claiming that the iPhone 4S and iCloud violate six separate Motorola patents.