This really is Mac versus PC all over again, as iOS hit its lowest levels since 2010.
This infographic shows where the iPhone’s many components come from, including China, but also the U.S., Europe, and elsewhere.
Thanks to the magic of apps, tablets and smartphones are now cash registers, kiosks, demo stations, public calendars, and more. Thanks to the magic of management, that tablet or smartphone in your organization could be mine, yours, or some company’s.
In the latest version of iOS 7, released today, Apple included code for a Biometric Kit user interface which would enable scanning of a fingerprint on the one button Apple has included on all iPhones, the home button.
Last month Kantar Worldpanel numbers showed iPhone and Windows Phone were growing faster than Android in the U.S. market. In new results released today, iOS and Windows Phone are up again, while Android market share has decreased.
China Labor Watch released a new report today on the working conditions of laborers at Apple supplier Pegatron. In a word, they suck: too many hours, poor conditions, and underage workers. But the report also leaks the first undeniably credible real hard-core evidence of Apple’s cheaper iPhone.
In what could be the reveal of the name for Apple’s next generation iPhone, French gadget site Nowhereelse.fr has discovered a leaked photo of packaging for what appears to be the iPhone 5C.
T-Mobile’s getting serious about competing with Verizon and AT&T, both of whom are capturing record numbers of iPhone and Android smartphone customers, announcing an “unprecedented” deal today: zero dollars down for all phones and tablets.
Here’s a little shocker for Cook and company: You actually have to release new products if you want to prosper.
Apple has been declared America’s computer brand of the year, mobile phone brand of the year, and tablet brand of the year by a Harris Interactive poll of 38,500 Americans.
Your iPhone battery probably never gets you through the day on a single charge. That may change.
The myType is available in five colors, including white and black, and is currently still available on Kickstarter.
How the times have changed. Apple is the new enterprise.
Apple sold 31.2 million iPhones and 14.6 million iPads in its fiscal third quarter. The iPhone results were great while the iPad disappointed.
Is anybody really clamoring for a bigger iPad?
iPhone sales jumped dramatically at Verizon. And Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty recently upped her forecast of the number of phones Apple is selling this quarter.
Are we in for some surprises with Apple earnings next week?
The patent covers both clip-on projectors, which would certainly not be an Apple design preference, and built-in versions, which would be integrated within an iPhone or iPad, and would be much more down Apple’s strike zone.
If IFTTT rolls out an iPhone app, then expect much rejoicing from web addicts.
Apple orders in Taiwan dropped by 24 percent year-over-year in June, and 11 percent quarter-over-quarter, according to one analyst’s report.
In further proof the U.S. market is unlike any other in the smartphone industry, Apple’s iPhone grew market share in the last three months while Android held steady. But the most interesting numbers are elsewhere.
Boston University is seeking a ban on all iPhone, iPad, and MacBook Air sales based on a patent dating back 22 years ago that runs out in two years.
I’m not accustomed to seeing the words “Android continues to shrink” in a report.
According to a consumer survey of 44,168 people, iPhone is the best smartphone. While that’s likely controversial with Android users, it might not be surprising to iPhone fans.
Except that the survey was in Korea, bitter Apple rival Samsung’s hometown.
The photo shown above appears to be the shell of Apple’s next generation iPhone in a rather ugly shade of green.
Most interestingly, this means that Apple has created camera-based gesture-sensing technology which could eventually find its way into apps and the operating system at large. Or even other Apple products, such as Apple TV or MacBooks.
Siri might be a man, but she’s a little conflicted about the switch.
New leaked pics of Apple’s new iPhone 5S show the device will likely have longer battery life, a faster A7 Apple-made processor, and a two-LED flash that should improve low-light camera performance.
Don’t expect much to change with the iPhone 5S’s design.
“The lower-price iPhone is imminent, and we believe it is now up to Apple to choose exactly when to unveil this new device to the world,” White says in his most recent research note to investors.
“Glass is continuously improving via over-the-air updates and new applications, and we have no doubt that in time, Glass will be the next iPhone,” the Forrester study says.
For frequent travelers, TripIt’s apps can be life-saving.
Despite the fact that iWork for iCloud is in beta, everything feels solid, complete, and fast.
Poutsch’s addictive social polling is finally opening up to the public today with the launch of a new iPhone app.
Success almost killed Dawlat’s iOS business. That — and the fact that Apple wasn’t “getting a piece.”
One of the best PC strategy games is now one of the most expensive iOS releases.
Twitter’s two major product launches 0f 2013 are heading in vastly different directions.
Editor’s Pick If simplicity is the ultimate sophistication, then iOS 7 is very, very sophisticated.
At stake is whether the phone is yours or Apple’s — whether your experience of your Apple technology is of core importance to Apple or whether the company’s desire to control the user interface and push its own products is more crucial.
We’re so tied to our mobile gadgets today that we might as well call them wearable.
Steve Jobs was very upfront about the fact that good artists copy, and great artists steal. According to former Palm CEO — and Apple SVP — Jon Rubinstein, the company Steve started is still a great artist.