Consumers who order the iPhone 5S through Apple’s online store now face a wait of just one to three business days before the device ships. The latest shipping estimate is good for virtually all models and sizes of the new iPhone , Wi-Fi-only as well as Wi-Fi+Cellular. Only the recently-released unlocked, SIM-free version of the [...]
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has made his latest move in trying to get Apple to increase its buyback program. On Wednesday, he tweeted that he would make a “precatory proposal” to Apple that calls for a shareholder vote on the program. That means that even if the majority of Apple shareholders approve, the company would [...]
Apple’s iPad Mini with Retina display shipments are up in November, according to a new report. Apple has upped its iPad Mini orders to 4 million units in November after clearing some bottlenecks in production. The iPad Mini with Retina display has been hit with low supply after Apple had issues getting enough Retina displays. [...]
After much anticipation, the official Instagram app launched on Windows Phone Wednesday The app comes just one week after the Twitter-owned video social network Vine popped up for Windows Phone. The news isn’t much of a surprise, it’s been known that Instagram would eventually show up, thanks to an announcement at Nokia World.
Apple’s iPad Mini with Retina display can’t match Amazon’s Kindle Fire HDX or the Google Nexus 7 in overall display quality, according to screen tester DisplayMate. And while both Amazon and Google scored high marks in the study, Apple’s tablet “comes in with a distant third-place finish.” DisplayMate evaluated the devices on a wide array [...]
Two new analyses of the Retina iPad mini display reveal that the device has the same color gamut as the now year-old standard iPad mini. That means its color range is narrower than that of not just the iPad Air, but rival tablets like the Nexus 7 and Kindle Fire HDX 8.9. According to Anandtech’s [...]