Apple Loses Court Battle Over ‘iPhone’ Name in Mexico

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On Friday, Apple Inc., lost a court battle over the ‘iPhone’ name in Mexico against a telecommunications company that has a trademark on the name iFone. The company believes that Apple’s ‘iPhone’ name is similiar sounding enough to their own that it calls for Apple to discontinue use of the name. With loss of the name, Apple may likely need … Read More

Apple’s iPad Mini Sells Out in 2 Hours At Fifth Ave Retail Store

iPad mini TV Ad

On Friday, Apple’s iPad mini and 4th generation iPad went on sale, and lines were shorter than other product launches. However, other retail locations experienced heavier traffic than usual and although hurricane Sandy prevented some customers from coming out to buy an iPad mini, Apple’s Fifth Ave Retail store sold out of iPad minis within two hours of going on … Read More

Apple Expected to Sell 1.5M iPad mini in the First Weekend

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Apple’s iPad mini is expected to be a big hit in the coming days and months. In a report from AppleInsider, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster mentioned that he believes Apple will sell about 1.5 million iPad mini in the first weekend of sales. The iPad mini goes on sale today, and will sell through the weekend, despite hurricane Sandy … Read More

iPad mini Shipping with Same 5 Watt Charger As iPhone

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Since the announcement of the iPad mini, speculation surrounding the wattage of the charger has appeared online. Many users who pre-ordered the iPad mini were unsure as to whether Apple would be shipping the same 5 watt charger included with the iPhone, or if a 12 watt charger from a full sized iPad would ship with the thinner and lighter … Read More

Apple Seeds iOS 6.1 Beta to Developers

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Apple released iOS 6 to the public on September 19th and since then has not released an update to the popular mobile software, currently operating on the full sized iPad, new iPad mini, iPhone, and iPod Touch. On Thursday, Apple seeded iOS 6.1 beta to developers with a number of new features, including features allowing developers to integrate iOS Maps … Read More

Apple Collecting Donations on iTunes for Relief Efforts

Apple Retail Store

Over 30 retail stores on the East Coast of America, including 4 Apple Stores in NYC shut down earlier this week because of Hurricane Sandy, which swept across the NorthEast region and knocked out power to much of Lower Manhattan and uprooted trees and even the roofs of houses. Apple’s 14th Street location in Manhattan, pictured above, is one of … Read More

iPad mini Features Stereo Speakers

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Apple’s iPad mini, scheduled for release this Friday is already gaining recognition for several features that the Cupertino company kept quiet about the device. First, the company did not mention the special software included in iOS to identify and prevent unintended touches during the media event. Now, new reports reveal that Apple also included Stereo speakers in the new iPad … Read More

iPad mini Smart Cover Delivered Ahead of Release Date

iPad mini smart cover

On Monday, AppleInsider reported that a number of customers are beginning to receive their iPad mini Smart Covers ahead of receiving the device. Although the iPad mini does have a delivery date of November 2nd or later depending on capacity and model. Users who received the accessory are now able to get a glimpse of the material, and even the … Read More

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Reports Q4 2012 Earnings, Surpasses $150B in Sales for Fiscal 2012

Apple Reports Q4 2012 Earnings

Late last week, Apple Inc. (AAPL) reported its financial results third calendar quarter and fourth fiscal quarter of 2012. AAPL reported a net quarterly profit of $8.2 billion on $36.0 billion in revenue, which comes out to roughly $8.67 per diluted share. During the fourth fiscal quarter of 2011, Apple reported $28.27 billion in revenue with a net quarterly profit … Read More

Apple Preparing Early iPad mini Shipments for November 2nd Delivery

Apple Preparing Early iPad mini Shipments for November 2nd Delivery

With Apple’s white iPad mini pre-orders already sold out, shipping times for some of the models are not available to ship for at least two weeks. However, even with this delay for the 16GB Black and Slate model and some of the white models, Apple is preparing to ship iPad minis out to customers who successfully submitted their pre-orders on … Read More

Apple Airs iPad Mini TV Ad “Piano”

iPad mini TV Ad

Early last week, following the announcement of the new iPad mini, Apple began airing the first television ad for the 7.9 inch device. Apple’s SVP of Industrial Design, Jony Ive mentioned that the company focused on creating the iPad mini from the ground up rather than shrinking down the full sized iPad. He also mentioned that Apple’s reason for doing … Read More

Apple’s Initial Stock of White iPad Mini Pre-Orders Sold Out

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Apple’s iPad mini and 4th generation iPad was announced this past Tuesday and was available for Pre-Order 3AM Eastern / 12AM Pacific on Friday. However, within the first 20 minutes of the iPad mini being available for Pre-Order, the white/silver version of the device has already sold out. Delivery for the white iPad mini which was scheduled for delivery on … Read More

Apple Opens New Palo Alto Retail Store to Public

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This past Saturday, Apple opened the doors to its new retail location in Palo Alto, where media was allowed in to take pictures and partake in the grand opening celebration. The new Palo Alto, located at 340 University Drive is several miles from Apple’s corporate headquarters and will now serve more customers in the area, those that would otherwise crowd … Read More