A recent report done by Canaccord Genuity had shown some pretty interesting facts about Apple and their iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus handset sells, which continue to dominate all four major U.S. carriers with counterpart Samsung and their Galaxy Note 4, which is right behind while putting on a good show. Read more
Apple has plans to announce a $200 billion program to buy back shares and simply raise their dividend. This means that the company will heavily upgrade their current buyback program which was announced three years ago, analyst Kulbinder Garcha of Credit Suisse told CNBC. Read more
Apple suppliers Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) and Foxconn’s Hon Hai Precision saw significant record monthly revenues in December, this is all thanks to the huge fourth-quarter Apple’s iPhone saw, regulatory filings with the Taiwan Stock Exchange revealed on Monday.
Apple expert John Gruber had said in November that the next iPhone refresh could be marketed under the “iPhone 6s” name — which will include “the biggest camera jump ever” and now UDN’s supply chain sources are ringing in with some details. Read more
Apple was awarded well over 2,000 patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office in 2014, according to compiled data which came from IFI Claims Patent Services. That amount is good for a 13% raise compared to 2013, and enough to rank them #11 among top patent recipients for the year. Read more
Recently, an iPhone smuggler was caught by Chinese authorities while trying to make his way through customs with 94 iPhones strapped to his body. He had a “weird walking posture, joint stiffness, muscle tension” that caused authorities to become very suspicious and concerned.
On Monday morning, Apple has seeded a new addition of their fourth iOS 8.2 beta to developers. The release comes three weeks simply after the previous operating system, which is better known as iOS 8.2 beta. Following this morning’s discovery that Apple has begun testing early iOS 9 prototype builds, can only mean that new features will come soon. Read more
There is an increasing number of retailers who are adopting smartphones and tablets as mobile payment terminals, the deployment process can often be expensive, and very consuming as the sizes and form factors of devices continue to change. Well, leading NFC terminal maker Verifone aims to fix that problem. Announced this past Saturday, Verifone confirmed that a new mPOS terminal system will be coming soon, which supports all mobile payment platforms and devices, and even gives support for Apple’s new payment system Apple Pay. Read more
Due to the launch of Apple’s iPhone 6 and 6 Plus phones helped Apple increase their share of their smartphone OS market in eight different countries, this news comes from PCworld. Read more
Thule brings their new tough case the Atmos, which stands well against water and various of terrains and landscapes. This case brings extreme durability and drop-proof protection for an iPhone, while engineered by top experts, bringing an ultra slim case, with no added bulk or weight. Read more