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VIDEO: Why Did Apple Buy Twitter Tool Topsy?

3 Dec

Apple purchases Twitter analytics firm Topsy, likely for $200 million.

VIDEO: China Mobile Announcement Sparks Hope Of IPhone Debut

21 Nov

China Mobile, the world’s largest wireless carrier, will unveil a new brand partner on December 18. The rumor mill is speculating that Apple will be on stage with the China Mobile team announcing its iPhone is coming to the carrier’s network. Apple has been courting China Mobile for years. Now that all network issues have [...]

VIDEO: IPad Mini’s Color Range Still A Shade Shy Of The Best

19 Nov

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 [...]

VIDEO: IPad Mini With Retina Gets The Teardown Treatment, Not Easy To Repair

13 Nov

Apple’s iPad Mini with Retina, which hit store shelves this week, is not so easy to repair, according to a recent iFixit teardown. iFixit on Wednesday released its official teardown of the iPad Mini with Retina display and discovered that the device, like the previous tablets Apple has launched, is not very easy to take [...]

VIDEO: Apple TV Predictions All Over The Map: Now 2015 Or Later

13 Nov

Forecasting when the Apple TV will arrive has become a sport. Now one analyst is even saying 2015 — or later. Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, said he believes an Apple TV — a real TV and not the set-top box variety — won’t arrive until 2015 or 2016. And he cites some of the [...]

VIDEO: IPad Mini 2 Reportedly Delayed By Display Glitch

8 Nov

Consumers waiting for the new iPad Mini may have to wait awhile longer. Korean News site ETNews claims Apple is pushing back the launch of the Mini 2 due to burn-in problems on the tablet’s LCD panel. Citing an unnamed industry source, ETNews says that the glitch stems from the indium gallium zinc oxide technology [...]

VIDEO: How The IPad Air Got Thinner, Lighter

2 Nov

The iPad 4 was a relatively hefty 1.44 pounds. The Air is an even 1 pound. So, how did Apple do it? As iFixit demonstrated in its teardown of the Air , the device’s 33 WHr, two-cell battery is “decidedly less monstrous than the previous iPad’s 43 WHr, three-cell behemoth.” So cutting back on this [...]

VIDEO: IPad Air Tracker Shows Availability At Up To 20 Stores

1 Nov

On the hunt for Apple’s new tablet today or in the near future? There are still plenty of models available both online and in stores, but it might not stay that way for long. Developer Mordy Tikotzky, who created a tool for finding stock and being alerted to new deliveries of iPhone 5S models last [...]

VIDEO: Apple Can Ignore Android Market Share Stats All The Way To The Bank

30 Oct

It’s not a secret that Android has surpassed iOS in terms of mobile market share, and that it’s well on its way to dominating the mobile market in much the same way that Windows has squashed Mac in the desktop arena for years. While Android loyalists take great pride in this fact, Apple could seemingly [...]

VIDEO: IPad Air Joins US Cellular’s Lineup Nov 8

26 Oct

Just call November 8 “Apple Day” for US Cellular. That’s when the carrier opens it registers for the iPad Air tablet, along with the iPhone 5S and 5C smartphones. US Cellular will also sell the iPad Mini with Retina Display, though the company hasn’t shared a sale date yet.