One trillion dollars! Piper Jaffray, analyst Gene Munster, thinks Apple could have one with twelve zeroes by 2012 as the market cap. Piper Jaffray has been trying to compare it with the relatively pedestrian $586 billion at which it currently stands.
iPhones and iPads have been the most popular among the new generations. And when it is Christmas, it is the biggest day of the year for app sales. Hundreds of thousands of people will open their Christmas gift – the new iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. And soon after this, the downloading of games and other applications for them will start in abundance.
The world has changed increasingly over the last few years in terms of clubs of people, thinking and most of all, “technology”. Education was always considered vital for one reason. It was needed to compliment technology. And now is the phase where technology is used to compliment education. Well, if you are considering this contradictory, it’s not. It’s just in the reverse motion.
As cool as the iPad and iPhone are, not everyone thinks the company that makes them is equally impressive. Samsung Electronics is working to impose a ban on the new iPhone 4S in Australia and Japan. The South Korean firm is currently in a patent battle with Apple, citing that Apple is violating patent rights [...]
Jobs’ stunning announcement said, “I have always said if there ever came a day when I could no longer meet my duties and expectations as Apple’s CEO, I would be the first to let you know. Unfortunately, that day has come.” Despite his long-continuing ill health, his resignation has caused shock waves in the tech [...]
We’ve all seen, or atleast heard of, Chinese phones and tablets which mimic the hugely popular iphones and ipads, often unrecognizably so. The reported fake Apple stores however, take piracy to a whole new level. Last week, when Apple reported a 125% rise in profits year-on-year, the company’s Chief Operating Officer, Tim Cook, attributed a large part [...]
With its third-quarterly earnings statistics showing an 82% increase in revenue, and 125% rise in profits year-on-year, Apple, while releasing these statistics, said that a massive jump in profits in China has contributed significantly towards Apple’s performance. With the released data suggesting that as compared to the 4% revenue share contributed by China over the [...]
Explaining the central theme of his presentation at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) yesterday, Scott Forstall, senior vice president of the iPhone Software at Apple said “”We have a lot of customers coming to us and saying ‘I want to buy an iPad as my only device’…And that’s exactly what we’re going to support in [...]
The no.1 spot in BrandZ Top 100, the listing that identifies and ranks the world’s most valuable brands, has been taken by Apple this year, ending the four-year reign of search-engine giant Google. With its brand value estimated at over $153bn, the iPhone and iPad maker’s rank has been boosted significantly by the success of [...]
Not only the Galaxy Tab introduced by Samsung late last year, Apple is suing Samsung for allegedly copying their entire Galaxy range from Apple’s iPhone, iPod and iPad designs. Extending intellectual property violation notices directed towards a number of Samsung’s mobile devices, including the Indulge, Captivate, Epic 4G, Nexus S and Galaxy S 4G smartphones [...]
The Taipei-based Taiwanese company, Foxconn, popularly known for being Apple’s iPhone and iPad maker, is considering spending around $12 billion over five to six years towards expanding by setting up production facilities in Brazil. This information, regarding Foxconn’s intentions, was released in a statement made by Dilma Rousseff, Brazil’s President. If this comes through, Foxconn’s [...]
The who’s who of electronics, including Hewlett-Packard Co, Microsoft Corp, Dell Inc, Motorola Inc., and Lenovo Group Ltd, among others, showed off their thin, touchscreen, multimedia devices at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week. Flooding the CES 2011 with touchscreen devices of an array of sizes, rivals seemed determined to prevent Apple [...]
Is this the tablet everyone’s been waiting for ? The new Motorola Xoom, to be unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) – the largest consumer technology tradeshow in the world – in Las Vegas, is hot news. Motorola Mobility Inc.’s CEO Sanjay Jha showed off the Xoom at a news conference on Wednesday in [...]