Suppliers Provided Apple with Around 2.4m iPad 2 Units in March

It’s already well known that Apple’s iPad 2 is a huge hit for the Cupertino company, and a recent report that cites sources in the Apple supply chain has revealed that the company received between 2.4 million and 2.6 million units from suppliers during the month of March alone. It’s not like these devices are sat in a warehouse waiting … Read More

Killian BellSuppliers Provided Apple with Around 2.4m iPad 2 Units in March

Apple Asks Toyota to Remove Theme & Ads from Cydia

A recent Toyota advertising campaign hit the headlines a couple of days ago, after the car giant released a theme for the iPhone publicizing its Scion car through the jailbreak application Cydia. Toyota’s deal with Cydia was short-lived, however, after a request from Apple saw the theme removed from the ModMyI repository. The theme was available from Cydia since February, … Read More

Killian BellApple Asks Toyota to Remove Theme & Ads from Cydia

iPhone 5 To Be Released As Early As June?

The word on the street of late has been the Apple’s next iPhone might not be putting in an appearance this year at all with a release pencilled in for early 2012. New reports coming out of Korea however point to a release as early as the end of June.

Oliver HaslamiPhone 5 To Be Released As Early As June?

iPhone 5 To Use Sony’s 8 Megapixel Camera Parts?

In news that can only be described as odd, 9to5Mac claims that the iPhone 5 could come complete with an 8 megapixel camera manufactured by Japanese giant Sony.

Oliver HaslamiPhone 5 To Use Sony’s 8 Megapixel Camera Parts?

Apple Launches New iPad 2 Commercial ‘We Believe’

A new iPad 2 commercial recently launched by Apple entitled ‘We Believe’ focuses on the user experience of the device rather than its technical specifications, which is what makes the device such a success and gives Apple’s tablet a huge advantage over its rivals. Apple’s description of the video on YouTube reads: “Introducing iPad 2. It’s everything we believe technology … Read More

Killian BellApple Launches New iPad 2 Commercial ‘We Believe’

Android The Victor As Smartphone Sales Soar

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According to new numbers coming out of ABI Research today, approximately 302 million smart phones shipped last year worldwide, with sales up 71% in 2010 when compared to 2009.

Oliver HaslamAndroid The Victor As Smartphone Sales Soar

Analyst: iPad 2 Sales Helping Parts Vendors, Apple To Sell LOTS of Units

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Analysts like to analyse, and Ticonderoga Securities’ Brian White is no different. In an article on AppleInsider White says Apple’s huge success with the iPad 2 is helping its manufacturing partners show equally stellar results.

Oliver HaslamAnalyst: iPad 2 Sales Helping Parts Vendors, Apple To Sell LOTS of Units

eBay: 65% Of iPad 2 Sales Staying In United States

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Interesting news coming out of eBay today, with the auction site releasing information on just how many iPad 2s have been sold through the service, and where they have been shipped to.

Oliver HaslameBay: 65% Of iPad 2 Sales Staying In United States

Future iPhones Could Boast 3D According to New Apple Patent

An Apple patent application revealed by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office this week, and first reported by AppleInsider, has confirmed that the Cupertino company is currently experimenting with a 3D camera for the iPhone. The patent is entitled “Systems and Methods for an Imaging System Using Multiple Image Sensors,” and uses dual cameras to capture, process and render 3D … Read More

Killian BellFuture iPhones Could Boast 3D According to New Apple Patent

Amazon Launches Online Music Locker Ahead of Apple

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Apple has been rumoured to be working on an online music locker of softs for some time now, but Amazon has beaten them to the punch after releasing its own online music storage service.

Oliver HaslamAmazon Launches Online Music Locker Ahead of Apple

Dell Exec Goes After Apple iPad 2, Fails Math 101

Tech company executives are always good for a mind-boggling quote or two, and as reported by CNet Dell’s Andy Lark is no different.

Oliver HaslamDell Exec Goes After Apple iPad 2, Fails Math 101

iPhone 5 Parts Haven’t Even Been Ordered By Apple

The latest rumors surrounding Apple’s fifth-generation iPhone suggest that the device won’t feature at this year’s WWDC ready for a summer 2011 launch, and a report published today by Japanese blog Macotakara.jp seems to back up these claims. Citing sources from the Chinese supply chain, Macotakara.jp says that Apple hasn’t even begun ordering components for the iPhone 5 yet, and … Read More

Killian BelliPhone 5 Parts Haven’t Even Been Ordered By Apple

iOS 5 To Feature Deeper Voice Control Integration [Siri Assistant]

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With the iPhone 5 possibly delayed into next year, all the talk these days is of the next makor release of iOS – 5.0. Today’s reports from AppleInsider amongst others raise the possibility Apple is seeking to bring ‘deeply integrated’ voice control to the platform.

Oliver HaslamiOS 5 To Feature Deeper Voice Control Integration [Siri Assistant]

WWDC 2011 To Be Software-Only, No iPhone 5 Until 2012?

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Evidence is mounting that Apple will break from tradition (if 3 years can be a tradition!) by not announcing a new iPhone at its Worldwide Developer Conference this year.

Oliver HaslamWWDC 2011 To Be Software-Only, No iPhone 5 Until 2012?

Apple Leaves Liquid Contact Indicators Out of iPad 2

In many of Apple’s devices over recent years, you’ll be sure to come across liquid contact indicators (LCIs) if you look hard enough. They’re small white strips – usually concealed within the headphone jack and dock connector – that turn red when they come into contact with liquid. Apple uses them to determine whether or not a device has been … Read More

Killian BellApple Leaves Liquid Contact Indicators Out of iPad 2