WWDC 2010 New iPhone Keynote Event: Sure Things and Long Shots

WWDC 2010

The day has finally arrived. At 10AM PST Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) chief Steve Jobs will go on stage in San Francisco to officially introduce us all to the new iPhone 4G / HD. Months of endless speculation, rumors, gadget blog wars, and police raids have led to this moment. While much of what we expect out of Moscone Center today is a … Read More

Back to the Future With iPhone OS Web Apps?

The iPhone was introduced to the world almost three years ago to the day. When Steve Jobs stepped on stage June 9, 2007 at that year’s WWDC keynote, he brought with him the smartphone that would revolutionize an industry. At the time Jobs was insistent the iPhone would only support third party applications through web apps written in Ajax, HTML … Read More

Apple publishes “HTML5 Showcase”

Apple HTML5

Apple has updated their website with a new page to promote and educate users about HTML5 and web standards. The showcase features 7 demos which prove that Safari for Mac, Windows and iPhone OS support the capabilities of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript. These web standards are open, reliable, highly secure, and efficient. They allow web designers and developers to create advanced graphics, typography, animations, and transitions. … Read More

Apple to offer free MobileMe services?

Free MobileMe

Last month we reported that Apple’s MobileMe service could soon be free and today some MobileMe users are reporting a change in their ‘Account Type’. If you are a MobileMe user you might notice a change in your preference panel under account status tab. The account status now says ‘Full Member’ which suggests that Apple might be looking at offering some free MobileMe … Read More

Apple CEO to appear at the 8th ‘D: All Things Digital’

Steve Jobs will today participate in the eight D: All Things Digital (D8), a prominent high-tech and media conference. Apple (AAPL) CEO will be interviewed by Kara Swisher who in a blog post said: There is much to talk to Jobs about, obviously, including the new iPad, the mobile market and the iPhone, its tense relationship with Google (GOOG) and the … Read More

Apple sells 2 Million iPads in less than 60 days

Good news for Apple on this May holiday. They’ve now sold over 2 Million iPads. That breaks down to one million iPads every month, or approximately 35,000 tablets every single day! The iPhone took another 14 days to reach the same milestone! It will be interesting to see what response does Apple’s new iPhone 4G / HD get when it is unveiled … Read More

Apple’s WWDC 2010 Keynote: Truth and Rumors

White iPhone 4

As I look out the window here it’s a beautiful, sunny Summer day. So why does it feel like Christmas is about to arrive? Well, anyone tuned into the Apple universe will tell you that’s the way we feel every year before the WWDC keynote. Apple always arrives with a big sack of goodies for us. So what do our … Read More

Publish your own ebooks with Apple via iBookstore

This is a story that has sort of drifted under the radar for a while. Back in early May Lulu announced that they offer a service to aspirng writers for them to publish their own works via their service, which could then be distributed in the iBookstore. This is a valid way to get into publishing your works. But it was … Read More

Next Apple TV: $99, cloud storage and runs on iPhone OS 4?

If you were tired of hearing about iPhone 4G / HD leaks then now it’s time to reveal the next Apple TV. The new Apple TV (ATV) reportedly runs on iPhone OS 4, is powered by Apple’s custom-built A4 processor, is capable of full 1080p HD and would cost only $99. Engadget recently reported that they received details about the new … Read More

Apple’s iPhone Shows Enterprise Growth

If there’s one strike against the iPhone Apple couldn’t fix with new software or a hardware upgrade it’s that the iPhone is generally viewed as a consumer device. While that perception has served it well in the last three years, Apple knows the real gold rush is in the enterprise. Corporate sales are generally large and long term; when a … Read More

iPhone 4 price to be the same as 3GS model?

iPhone 4G HD

UPDATE: Apple today unveiled the new iPhone 4 and its price details. The iPhone 4 will come in a 16GB model for $199 and a 32GB model for $299 in white and black. The iPhone 3G will no longer be manufactured and the iPhone 3GS will now sell for $99. The new phone 4 will launch on June 24th to the … Read More

Apple iPad production could push 2.5M devices per month

Apple iPad

It seems like months ago that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) reported that it had sold 1 Million iPads. Actually it’s a scant few weeks. Since then stories speculating on the amount of iPads available for sale have been common place on the web. US stores have run out of stock at various points. Launches in other territories have been delayed. And pundits have cited … Read More

iPhone 4G leak an orchestrated campaign by Apple?

steve jobs

Apple Springs A Leak I’m a great fan of John Grisham. If you’re not familiar with his work, Grisham is a writer specializing dramatic novels that revolve around a legal theme. One of my favorite Grisham novels is called The Pelican Brief. In it, two American Supreme Court Justices are murdered with no motive or connection. A law student, curious … Read More

Who Wins The Apple – Google War?

Steve Jobs Eric Schmidt

If an official declaration of war was necessary, it was presented this week at the Google I/O conference. Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) are at war and all of the afternoon coffee breaks between Steve and Eric aren’t going to change that. As the technology world moves from the desktop to the mobile world, the long truce that held between these two … Read More