Tag Archives: App Store

VIDEO: Here’s When Samsung First Realized The IPhone Would Crush Rivals

7 Apr

New evidence presented in the second Apple vs Samsung patent lawsuit reveals that Samsung realized early on that the iPhone would pose a significant threat to handset makers, identifying Apple as the company to beat in the years to come. In an internal presentation from July 2008, Samsung acknowledged that the iPhone 3G was “redefining [...]

VIDEO: Jury Selection Begins In Apple-Samsung Case

1 Apr

Jury selection began Monday in the latest legal battle between the fiercest rivals in the world of smartphones, with Apple and Samsung accusing each other, once again, of ripping off designs and features. If Apple prevails in the current case, the cost to Samsung could reach $2 billion. Apple’s costs, if it loses the litigation, [...]

VIDEO: Apple’s Ultimate Revenge: It Just Made Microsoft Relevant Again

28 Mar

“Windows” has one of the five biggest trending topics on Twitter this afternoon. All four of the top iPad apps measured by download volume in America are Microsoft products right now. Even more astonishingly, Microsoft Word for iPad has become the No. 6 highest grossing iPad app in the United States. In productivity-loving Germany, Word [...]

VIDEO: IOS 7.1 Spotted In More Than A Quarter Of IPhone And IPad App Traffic

14 Mar

Four days after Apple released an update to its mobile operating system, more than a quarter of app traffic is coming from iPhones and iPads running the latest software, according to data from analytics firm Mixpanel. Apple released iOS 7.1—the first major update to its mobile software since its debut in September—on Monday. As of [...]

VIDEO: Apple’s IOS 7.1 Lands With CarPlay, Improved Fingerprint Scanner

10 Mar

Apple released an update to its iOS 7 mobile operating system on Monday, dubbed ios 7.1. The new operating system includes CarPlay support, and tweaks to Siri and iTunes Radio. Apple unveiled iOS 7 at its developer conference in June of last year and released the operating system in September. The software underwent a complete [...]

VIDEO: Apple Finally Looks Ready To Kill Off The IPad 2

14 Feb

The first reports of Apple’s intention to drop the iPad 2 from its lineup appeared in late 2012. But the $399 tablet still sits on store shelves today. According to Apple Insider, the ancient iPad 2 might finally be taken off the market this year. There is no announced end date for the iPad 2, [...]

VIDEO: Apple Takes Down Last Bitcoin-Transaction App

6 Feb

Blockchain was taken out of the App Store Wednesday night, and some see its removal as another sign Apple doesn’t like Bitcoin.

VIDEO: Apple TV Adding Gaming, Cable?

30 Jan

Rumors are swirling following a website promotion for the Apple TV. Gaming and cable control are two features reports say could be offered new device.

VIDEO: IPhone 5s Owners Are The Most Data-Hungry Smartphone Users, Study Says

23 Jan

It looks like iPhone 5s users are the most data-hungry smartphone owners out there. According to a new study, iPhone 5s users consume more data than those operating on the iPhones biggest competitor, the Galaxy S4 and previous iPhone versions. The most recent survey from JDSU aligns with the companys findings in previous years. For [...]

VIDEO: Apple Says Beyoncé Album Breaks Record

17 Dec

Apple says the new self-titled album from music superstar Beyoncé has sold just under 829-thousand copies worldwide since it was released exclusively by the iTunes Store three days ago. The company said that made it the fastest-selling album ever on the music-selling site. U.S. album sales totaled over 617-thousand for the work work that included [...]