Verizon May Team Up With Apple Or Google For 5G TV Service

Verizon is looking to launch its fixed 5G broadband service later this year and it appears that the company wants to team up with other companies for its live TV over 5G service. A report claims that Verizon is mulling a possible partnership with either Google or Apple for this matter.


Apple Won’t Sell You A 2015 MacBook Pro Anymore

Many Mac fans have not really appreciated some of the advancements that the company has made in recent years, including but not limited to the butterfly keys and USB Type-C ports. Those who didn’t like the new MacBooks opted for 2016 and 2015 models instead and it appears that Apple is now gearing up to stop selling the 2015 MacBook Pro.


Apple Reportedly Planning Streaming Bundle For TV, Music, News

With Apple picking up as many new shows and movies as they are, the question is how will Apple distribute them? Will it be part of an Apple Music subscription? Will it be part of Apple TV? According to a report from The Information (paywall; via MacRumors), it seems that Apple could be planning a massive subscription bundle.


Apple Denies Receiving Data From Facebook

Facebook’s privacy practices were called into question once again recently when a report claimed that the company had provided sensitive user data to at least 60 device makers, including the likes of Apple and Samsung. Apple CEO Tim Cook has commented on the matter, claiming in an interview with NPR that Apple has never received any data from Facebook and neither has it ever requested the social network for such […]


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Jury To Deliberate On Apple’s Patent Lawsuit With Samsung Today

Apple and Samsung have been fighting a patent infringement lawsuit since 2012 when the former claimed that the Korean company had released devices which infringed on some of its patents. Apple sued Samsung and was subsequently awarded $1.05 billion in damages. However, that wasn’t the end of this as it was only the beginning of this legal tussle which would then go on for several years. The lawsuit recently came […]


Apple Wants $1 Billion From Samsung In Damages Retrial

Apple first sued Samsung over patent infringement back in 2011. The devices over which it was sued are no longer on sale and yet the case has dragged on since then but lawsuits and countersuits being filed by both companies. The case was decided in Apple’s favor in 2012 and it was awarded $1.05 billion in damages. Samsung disputed the amount and now the fight is over the amount that’s […]


Jimmy Iovine Might Take A Reduced Role At Apple Music

It was reported earlier this year in January that Apple Music boss Jimmy Iovine was going to leave the company. He joined Apple in 2014 when he and Dr. Dre sold their headphone and music streaming company Beats that they co-founded back in 2008 to Apple for $3 billion. Iovine, a former CEO of Interscope, was said to exit Apple after his Apple shares vested fully. That report was denied […]


Apple Now Using Google’s Cloud For iCloud

Apple has previously relied on remote data storage systems from Amazon Web Services and Microsoft’s Azure but it appears to have shifted some of that work to Google. The company has revealed in a file on its website that it’s now using Google’s public cloud for iCloud data storage. This is the first such acknowledgment from Apple and it goes to show that Google’s cloud business has been picking up […]


Apple Reportedly Working On Water Resistant AirPods

According to a new report, Apple is working on upgrades for its AirPods wireless headphones. It’s said that the company intends to frequently update the AirPods with new hardware features much like it does with its other wearable devices like the Apple Watch. Apple is reportedly working on a new AirPods model which will be water resistant. It’s expected to release a new version as soon as this year with […]


iPad Continues To Rule The Tablet Market

Even though the global tablet market has seen better days, Apple continues to be the leader, outselling its biggest rivals. Latest data from industry tracker IDC shows that Apple sold more tablets than both Samsung and Amazon combined. Apple itself confirmed in its earnings results that it sold 43.8 million iPads in 2017.


Global Smartphone Shipments Declined In 2017

The latest data from market research firm IDC reveals that global smartphone shipments declined slightly in 2017 with vendors shipping 1.472 billion units last year compared to 1.473 billion units in 2016, registering a decline of less than one percent. The decline was particularly significant in Q4 2017, though, despite the fact that smartphones tend to do well in the holiday season.


Apple Predicted To Become World’s First Trillion Dollar Company In 2018

Apple has come a long way since 1997 when its founder Steve Jobs was brought back to take over the company. The company was almost bankrupt at that time but merely two decades later, it’s one of the most successful companies on the planet. Analysts are of the view that Apple has a good shot at becoming the world’s first trillion dollar company in 2018.


Apple Could Buy Netflix, According To Citi Analysts

Citi analysts Jim Suva and Asiya Merchant believe that there’s a 40 percent chance that Apple might end up buying Netflix. They feel this way now that U.S. President Donald Trump’s corporate tax cut has been passed. The tax cut paves the way for Apple to bring its massive pile of cash stored in foreign jurisdictions to the United States. The repatriated cash can then be used for stock buybacks […]


Samsung Set To Rival Apple’s Regent Street Location In London

Apple’s retail stores across the globe are known for their impressive design. The company’s flagship stores in some of the biggest cities on the planet are often even regarded as a must-see destination for tourists in the city. Apple’s location at Regent Street in London is one of those flagship stores. According to a new report, Samsung is planning to open a similarly grand location of its own in the […]