Nyet To Russian Demand For Apple Code

image

Russian Demand for Apple code latest front in war between Capitalism and Communism A lot of folks are speculating about the range of choice insults Steve Jobs might have used in response to the Russian demand for Apple Code for…

Cable Companies Are Behind Apple TV Delay

image

Heal dragging behind new Apple TV delay into 2015 One of my essential accessories may not get upgraded until after Christmas if the rumors that the cable companies are behind Apple TV delay are true. This will really tick me…

Macintosh Sales Growth Explodes 18%

image

Consumers spurred on by upgrades, price cuts and quality Apple has seen the sales of its computers outpace the sales of PCs mainly because Macintosh sales growth is driven by consumers seeking the best bang for their bucks. As a…

Amazon Losses Continue To Grow

image

Share price gets hammered as pressure on Bezos mounts It seems Wall Street is getting tired of waiting for Jeff Bezos to produce a profit because the Amazon losses continue to grow. Since reaching a 52 week high of $408.06…

Great Tips On What Mac To Buy

Apple has the right computer for you. Click here for great tips to help you decide.

Apple have a wide variety of choices for Newbies and Power users At this time of year, deals pop up all over the place with great tips on what Mac to buy. Maybe you’re looking for a belated MacBook Air…

What Does Apple Have Up Its Sleeve?

iPhone 5S alongside mockups of the two new models.

Huge increase in R&D spending points to full pipeline Once the analysts started to look deeper into Apple’s quarterly results and the company’s SEC filing, the big question became what does Apple have up its sleeve? All indications point to…

Apple Rumors Kick Into Overdrive

image

iTime patent and Swatch fuel reports The period between Apple’s June Quarter financial report and Labor Day is the time when prolific Apple rumors kick into overdrive. After all, Apple centric news sites are hungry to fill in the vacuum…

Macs Ignore The Post PC Era

image

Apple’s computer business bucks the PC trend It appears that Steve Jobs and Tim Cook forgot to send the memo to the Macintosh Division because it’s pretty clear that Macs ignore the Post PC era predictions these past 4 years.…

Apple Reports Record Results

In addition to record revenue and earnings, the iMaker added $10 Billion in Free Cash Flow during the quarter.

Macs gain market share as iMaker scores solid gains Tim Cook continues to steer the iMaker on a steady upward path as Apple reports record results for its 3rd fiscal quarter of 2014. The ongoing strength of the iPhone 5S…

The iPod Legacy

Apple's current family of iPod products: the Shuffle, the Nano, the Touch and the Hard Drive Classic.

The most important Apple product ever There have been extraordinary products in the iMaker’s history but none have been more important than those that are responsible for the iPod legacy. The iconic line of digital music players not only transformed…

Will Samsung Drop Android?

image

Conflict builds between Google and its biggest licensee It seems all is not going the way Google would like, prompting many to wonder will Samsung drop Android? Evidently, Google has been flexing its Android muscles in an effort to rein…

Backup, Backup, Backup

image

Sometimes, a program crash can ruin your day Tech gurus and the family computer nerd are notorious for reminding us to backup, backup, backup. Usually, their concern is more of the big stuff variety. You know, when your office hard…

Production Of 4.7 Inch iPhone 6 To Start

image

Foxconn expands by 100k to handle 68 million iPhone 6 run Apple is expected to commence production of 4.7 inch iPhone 6 models next week. Chinese manufacturing partner Foxconn has added 100,000 new employees to handle the new capacity. Production…

Apple And Big Blue Deal Will Be Huge

image

What are the long term enterprise implications in a post PC World I must admit when the news first hit about the Apple and Big Blue deal in which the tech giants struck a long term exclusive enterprise partnership with…

Hell Freezes Over. Apple and IBM Team Up

image

Long term Platform War enemies in monumental ‘Treaty’ In 1981, the answer to the question, “Could Apple and IBM team up?,” might have been summed up best by paraphrasing what Don Henley had to say when asked about an Eagles…

Devices Using iOS 7 At 90 Percent

Utilization of iOS 7 has reached 90% .

Adoption rate highest ever going into new operating system Its real easy to illustrate the superiority of devices using iOS 7 just by looking at the numbers. Of all iOS devices in operation (iPod touch, iPhone and iPad) fully 90…

And Just Like That, A Killer Deal On Macs

I will be retiring my aging Mac Mini for one of these new iMacs

The timing couldn’t be better for saving big bucks on new Macs Yesterday I decided it was time to retire my Mac Mini and today appleinsider announced a killer deal on Macs. Like a number of Macintosh focused websites, appleinsider.com…

Time For A New Mac?

I will be retiring my aging Mac Mini for one of these new iMacs

How to spot the signs you need to upgrade I have finally reached the conclusion, after much consideration, that it is time for a new Mac. For nearly four years, I rationalized that all I needed for most of my…

Sharp Can Say Thank You To Apple

image

  Wants Apple sell back $967 Billion Display plant for $293 Million Back in 2004, Sharp, invested heavily in display technology for LCD HDTV, was losing money, needed a White Knight so Sharp can say thank you. When the global…

Corning Bashes Sapphire iPhone Display

Scratch resistance and durability beyond Gorilla Glass

Potential loss of Apple iOS business potentially a huge hit If there was any doubt regarding the rumors that Apple was switching display covers from Gorilla Glass, one only has to read how Corning bashes sapphire. Additional reports also seem…

Apple Placed Orders For 68 Million iPhones

New inner iPhone design still delivers big 15% boost in battery life.

Supply Chain in full swing for September launch There have been numerous reports out of Apple’s supply chain the last six weeks with news sites reporting yesterday that Apple placed orders for 68 million iPhones. There were no specific model…

Cloud Storage Options

image

Apple takes on GoogleDrive and Dropbox There are numerous cloud based backup options available but Apple’s own soon to be ready for prime time iOS 8 Cloud storage options are about to upset the applecart, no pun intended. It’s not…

Samsung Earnings Plunge 26 Percent

image

South Korean electronics giant feels pain of low end market If ever there was clear evidence that market share for its own sake is a bad idea, look no further than the news thar Samsung earnings plunge 26 percent. I…

iPhone Sapphire Sooner Than Later

This is a block of sapphire after it's processed in GTAT's specialized furnaces. Tons of sapphire have been shipped to China. There it will be cut by diamond saws for use in assorted Apple products.

Flexible screens appear finished and ready for iPhone 6 A number of sources showed photos and video indicating that customers will see iPhone sapphire sooner than later on their screens. A four minute video was published showing just how flexible…

Vinyl Records Have Staged A Comeback

image

Sales of ‘old school’ LPs grow 40% while digital downloads retreat Ask any Baby Boomer what sounds better, an MP3 file or the same song on an LP played on a direct drive turntable, and he or she will smile…

Top Ten Reasons To Get A Mac

I will be retiring my aging Mac Mini for one of these new iMacs

As the PC industry contracts, Apple adds incredible value There are a whole lot of reasons why your next computer should come from Apple, so let’s look at the top ten reasons to get a Mac. These days, tough economic…