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Tablet market shrinks globally, iPad market share Falls Below 25% [Chart]

According to the latest data from the market research firm IDC, Apple’s iPad is currently leading the worldwide declining tablet market. While iPad continues to be the best-selling tablet out there, IDC’s quarterly Tablet Tracker shows that Apple’s market share fell below 25% globally due to low-cost iPad alternative devices from Lenovo, Huawei, and LG.

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iPhone sales see an explosive 93% growth in India

iPhone sales have exploded in India during the second quarter of 2015. Apple has seen a sharp 93% growth in sales in the Indian market during Q2, 2015. The company shipped 93% more iPhones in India, which is more than double the 45% average growth rate it saw in other regions such as Italy, Spain, [...]

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Apple’s 2015 Back to School Promotion offers $200 Beats Solo2 headphones for free

Apple has officially launched its annual Back to School promotion for 2015. Qualifying students, parents and educators will get a free pair of Beats Solo2 On-Ear headphones with the purchase of an eligible Mac, including Macbook, Macbook Air, Macbook Pro, iMac and Mac Pro.unlike previous year’s promotion, iPhones and iPads are excluded from the eligible [...]

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iOS devices sales match Windows PC sales for the first time

During its earning call on Tuesday, Apple reported that a total of 57.9 million units of iPhone and iPad combined were sold in Q3 2015. While company’s stock took a dive in hours after its call, the numbers are generally strong. Apple’s last quarter sales of iPhone and iPad units mean that iOS sales, for [...]

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Apple quietly shelved plans to make its own TV set more than a year ago

Rumors of Apple working on its own television set got louder when, Walter Isaacson wrote in Steve Job’s biography that Jobs told him that he had finally cracked user interface for a television set. If you were one of the believers of the rumor that Apple is going to launch it’s own television set in [...]

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Samsung will be the Major A9 chip supplier for next iPhone [Report]

Apple’s next-generation iPhone will most probably be an S-refresh dubbed as the ‘iPhone 6s’ which is likely to make its debut this Fall. iPhone 6s is likely going to run on a new Apple A9 chip. Despite the fact that Apple and Samsung are bitter rivals, as much as 75 percent of Apple A9 chips [...]

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Nexus 6 has no fingerprint sensor because of Apple

Motorola launched its Nexus 6 at the end of 2014 with high-end hardware specifications. But there was this one feature that Motorola had to left out regrettably – the fingerprint sensor, says company’s former CEO. And it’s all Apple’s fault.

Apple Apply to Patent an iPhone Home button that transforms into thumb joystick

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) would publish newly granted patents and patent applications on any given Thursday, and yesterday Thursday was no exception. This new patent application, published by the USPTO and pointed out by Patently Apple, reveals that Apple is interested or atleast has toyed with the Home button on its [...]

Apple reportedly switching to OLED displays for future iPhones

Apple is working with its major manufacturing partner Foxconn to produce OLED-based screens for its future devices including iPhone, and wearables. Previously, it was revealed that Foxconn is going to spend $2.6 billion over a span of two years in a new display manufacturing company, but at that time, the details about the exact objective [...]

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TSMC to remain major supplier of Apple’s A9 chip

At this point, only Apple can tell for sure that which company is going to get majority of orders for its components used in iPhone, but rumors mill is working in full swing. Contrary to the previous reports, Taipei Times reports that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will be the one receiving majority of orders [...]

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iOS 7 is installed on 90% of Supported Devices

iOS 7 is Apple’s 7th Generation iOS Mobile operating system which was announced at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) on June 10th 2014. iOS 7 featured a new redesigned user interface and various new functionality, changes and add-ons like AirDrop, Control center, iTunes radio and much more. It was released publically on September 18, 2013. [...]

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Apple Announces iOS 8

Apple has officially announced iOS 8, the latest major update to its mobile operating system for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, during the WWDC keynote in Moscone Center, San Francisco this morning. iOS 8 comes with come cool new features and massive improvements to its existing features as well.

Apple’s Beats Acquisition Seemingly Confirmed by Dr. Dre

Apple is set to acquire Beats electronics in a deal worth $3.2 billion. The deal has not yet been made official by either party, but signs are there confirming this is indeed in motion. The legendary hip-hop producer and one of the founders of Beats electronics has shown up on a new video where he [...]