Samsung rules the global smartphone market in Q2 2015, Apple snags in second: IDC

By on July 24, 2015 at 3:15 PM.

Samsung rules the global smartphone market in Q2 2015, Apple snags in second: IDC

Samsung has again managed to take a bigger slice of the smartphone market than Apple in the second quarter of 2015. IDC reports that Samsung keeps its first quarter trophy by taking in 21.7 percent of the global smartphone market share, compared to Apple's 14.1 percent. More →
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Apple iPhone 6s front panel leaked, confirms no design changes coming this year

By on July 24, 2015 at 12:44 PM.

Apple iPhone 6s front panel leaked, confirms no design changes coming this year

Apple has began production of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, and now we get a look at the possible first photo of the front panel from inside the factory. Nowhereelse.fr shares this front panel image, which reiterates that changes in the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus are only likely to be under the hood. More →
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Apple releases iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan second beta versions to general public

By on July 23, 2015 at 4:05 PM.

Apple releases iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan second beta versions to general public

Apple released iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan beta for the general public earlier this month. Now, the company is rolling out the public beta 2, giving interested users a sneak peak of what changes Apple is bringing with its new software. More →
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Apple blogger Jim Dalrymple calls Apple Music a ‘nightmare’, says he’s ‘done with it’

By on July 23, 2015 at 3:14 PM.

Apple blogger Jim Dalrymple calls Apple Music a ‘nightmare’, says he’s ‘done with it’

Apple launched its Music streaming service last month, and CEO Tim Cook is already “thrilled” with the response he has seen so far. During the earnings call he said, “We're thrilled by the response to Apple Music, which launched in over 100 countries on June 30.” “Millions and millions of customers are already experiencing the new service using the three-month trial period, and the numbers are growing substantially every day,” he added. But not everyone it seems is happy with the service. More →
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Apple iPhone sales almost doubled in India last year, faster growth than China: Tim Cook

By on July 23, 2015 at 11:19 AM.

Apple iPhone sales almost doubled in India last year, faster growth than China: Tim Cook

Apple announced strong quarterly earnings, with a healthy growth in iPhone sales numbers. During an hour-long earnings call, CEO Tim Cook highlighted the growth in the Indian market as well, which has for the first time raced ahead of Greater China. More →
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‘We experienced the highest switcher rate from Android’: Apple CEO Tim Cook

By on July 22, 2015 at 4:48 PM.

‘We experienced the highest switcher rate from Android’: Apple CEO Tim Cook

Late last night, Apple announced its third quarter earnings, and despite traditionally being a slow quarter, the Cupertino-based company managed to sell a relatively high number of iPhones. What’s more interesting though is CEO Tim Cook is quite bullish about how a record number of Android users are switching over to iPhones. More →
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Apple Q3, 2015 earnings: 47 million iPhones, 10.9 million iPads, and 4.7 million Macs sold

By on July 22, 2015 at 12:42 PM.

Apple Q3, 2015 earnings: 47 million iPhones, 10.9 million iPads, and 4.7 million Macs sold

Late last night, Apple announced its finances for the third quarter of the current year when it posted revenues of $49.6 billion. Along with iPhones and iPads, here are five things Apple announced in its latest quarterly earnings. More →
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Apple Watch shipments overtake Xiaomi, Fitbit: Canalys

By on July 21, 2015 at 4:07 PM.

Apple Watch shipments overtake Xiaomi, Fitbit: Canalys

Apple’s Watch may be expensive and a widely reported dud, but here’s more proof that it is fast-becoming the best-selling smartwatch ever. Ahead of Apple announcing its quarterly earnings, Canalys reports that Apple has become the world’s largest wearable company in the second quarter of this year. More →
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Cheaper gold Apple Watch, next-gen iPad mini, new iMacs also in the pipeline this year, analyst claims

By on July 21, 2015 at 2:43 PM.

Cheaper gold Apple Watch, next-gen iPad mini, new iMacs also in the pipeline this year, analyst claims

While Apple is expected to release its third fiscal quarter report today, noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has sent out his predictions to his clients. MacRumors reports that Kuo expects the company to launch a new rose gold Apple Watch Sport variant, a faster and thinner iPad and new iMacs along with the new iPhones before the end of this year. More →
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