Tag Archives: Apple Inc

VIDEO: RF Micro Forecasts Strong Second-quarter As Mobile Chips Sales Rise

25 Jul

RF Micro Devices forecast quarterly results above market expectations, helped by higher demand for its chips that connect devices such as Apple’s iPhone and Samsung smartphones to networks. Shares of the company, which also reported better-than-expected earnings for the quarter ended June 28, rose as much as 4.5 percent to $11 after the bell on [...]

VIDEO: In China, Apple’s Focus Pays Off While Samsung Feels Squeeze

24 Jul

The mobile industry has long held that Samsung’s broad range of mobile devices makes it nimble in changing markets, while Apple loses out by rigidly sticking to its high-end gadgets. But manufacturers’ recent earnings reports challenge those assumptions, at least in China, the world’s biggest mobile market. Apple’s latest quarterly results showed sales of its [...]

VIDEO: Apple May Refund $400M In Digital Book Settlement

16 Jul

Apple will refund up to $400 million to consumers ensnared in a plot to raise the prices of digital books unless the company gets a court to overturn a decision affirming its pivotal role in the collusion. The settlement bill emerged in a Wednesday court filing made a month after attorneys suing Apple notified U.S. [...]

VIDEO: iPhone 6 Release Reportedly Faces Setback

14 Jul

Production problems with the iPhone 6 could see its release delayed to next year, according to analysts.

VIDEO: Apple Loses China Patent Case, Separate Suit Against Apple Continues

9 Jul

A Beijing court has ruled against Apple Incorporated, by upholding the validity of a patent held by a Chinese company. The ruling clears the way for the Chinese company to continue its own case against Apple for infringing intellectual property rights. Apple had taken Shanghai-based Zhizhen Internet Technology and China’s State Intellectual Property Office to [...]

VIDEO: Apps Bring Speed Reading Into The Digital Age

29 Jun

Speed reading has been around for more than half a century, but new apps are bringing the technique into the digital age, helping users breeze through books faster. ReadMe!, a new app for iPhones, lets readers control the pace of their reading from 50 to 1,000 words per minute. So here’s how it works; Readers [...]

VIDEO: Google Looks Beyond Phones, Tablets

23 Jun

Three weeks after thousands of software programmers converged on San Francisco for Apple Inc.’s developer conference, a similar crowd will descend this week for Google Inc.’s version. Called I/O, the Google conference promises to be much broader in scope than Apple’s, reflecting the ambitions of Chief Executive Larry Page. Apple focused on new software for [...]

VIDEO: Google Developing Health Data Service: Report

13 Jun

Google Inc is developing a service that will combine information from health apps and personal fitness devices, in another competitive move against Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co, Forbes reported. The new service, to be called Google Fit, will make its debut at the Internet company’s developer conference later this month, Forbes said on Thursday, [...]

VIDEO: Microsoft Hawks Surface Pro 3 As Tablet To Replace Your Laptop

21 May

Mcrosoft wants its products to be accessible to all people in all environments and the new Surface Pro 3 tablet is the first device meant to embrace this new philosophy. The 12-inch Surface Pro 3 is Microsoft’s effort to combine the portability of a tablet with the power of a laptop. At the Pro 3 [...]

VIDEO: Guess Which Android App Just Became The First To Reach 1 Billion Downloads

13 May

As far as Google is concerned, Android exists in its current form for one reason and one reason alone: to put Google services in front of as many eyes as possible. Google’s Gmail application has just become the first app in the Google Play app store to reach the 1 billion download milestone, proving the [...]