Apple’s iOS to Add Support for Baidu Search?

Baidu iPhone China

Google and Apple have been in competition in the mobile space for quite some time and the tension between the companies seems to just keep increasing. Apple and Google compete fiercely over the smartphone and tablet market share. Apple still relies on Google’s Maps technology to provide iPhone users with directions and map data, as well as search feature in the … Read More

iPad 3rd Generation Doesn’t allow FaceTime over LTE

With the iPad 3rd generation now available in Apple Retail stores and third party retailers, and multiple carriers offering high speed 4G networking, customers are beginning to question as to why FaceTime, Apple’s video chat service is still limited to WiFi. Apple introduced FaceTime with the iPhone 4 and eventually expanded it to the iPod touch and then the iPad … Read More

iPad (3rd Generation) Pre-Orders Sold Out, Now Shipping in 2-3 Weeks

iPad 3 Shipping 2-3 Weeks

The iPad 3rd generation was unveiled last week, and Pre-Orders for the popular device are already sold out. Apple has experienced heavy demand for its iPad 3 launch and has pushed back the shipping date to 2-3 weeks. The launch day for the third generation iPad has been set by Apple for March 16th, where customers will be allowed to … Read More

iPad 3 Release Date Revealed as Apple Plans Houston Retail Store Opening

iPad 3 Release Date Retail Store

On Thursday, a report from The Houston Chronicle noted that Apple’s Highland Village retail store will be opening on Friday, March 16. The store was originally scheduled to open on Saturday, March 17th, but was mysteriously bumped back a day to the Friday. This has lead to speculation that Apple is looking to have the store open for iPad 3 … Read More

Apple Inc. (AAPL) to Open Retail Stores in India?

Apple Retail Store India

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) opened its first retail stores in the US long ago, giving customers a whole new retail experience, allowing them to use the devices hands on, try out the products and provide them with help if needed. Now, over a decade later, AAPL is opening up retail stores all around the world. Apple has branched out to China, London, … Read More

Apple Planning ‘Transparent’ Retail Stores in France and Switzerland

Nearly Transparent Apple Store Planned For France

Over the last year, Apple has expanded their number of retail stores, including a new Apple Retail Store in the heart of Manhattan, in Grand Central Station. On Monday, ifoAppleStore reported that Apple is planning to open a new ‘Transparent’ retail store in France and Switzerland. The new Apple Store, reported to be built in the Aix en Provence is … Read More

Apple suspends sales of iPhone 4S in China over concerns of Safety

police iphone 4s sanlitun

Apple has been experiencing high sales volume for the iPhone 4S, since its release late last year, in October. Apple, after releasing in the United States, began the roll out of the popular device in international markets, including China, however, after scalpers caused many problems in recent months, and a near riot in Apple’s Sanlitun retail store in Beijing, the … Read More

New York State Investigating Apple’s Low Rent for Grand Central Store

Apple Grand Central Store

Apple opened its biggest retail location and its fifth in New York City on Friday. The Grand Central store opened to what was quite possibly one of the biggest crowds seen at any US Apple Retail location. Even before the construction of the popular location, on the East Balcony of Grand Central Terminal was over, controversy over rent has been … Read More

Apple’s (AAPL) Grand Central Store Set to Open Friday, December 9th

Apple AAPL Grand Central Retail Store Opening

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is set to open its 5th retail store in New York City, in Grand Central Terminal. Grand Central is one of the busiest train terminals in all of New York City and connects to multiple trains lines that run throughout the entire city. AAPL officially disclosed the date for the opening on the board above the current … Read More

Apple’s New In-Store Pick Up and Self Checkout Process Revealed

Apple In-Store Pickup and Self Checkout

New details about Apple’s In-Store pick up and the new Self Checkout process were recently revealed. BGR reported on the details of the new addition to Apple’s over 200 retails stores. Customers can now utilize the Retail Stores in order to manage online purchases, where a customer can purchase a product online and simply walk into a store and pick up … Read More

Apple Discontinues Sale of Boxed Software for Mac From Retail Stores

After the introduction of Mac OS X Lion in the Mac App Store, Apple sent out a notification to all resellers that they will no longer be selling boxed software. Software boxes getting phased out include, ‘iWork ’09, Aperture 3, iLife ’11, Apple Remote Desktop, and various Jam Packs for GarageBand. Many software packages from 3rd party developers are released … Read More

Toys R Us Preparing to sell Apple’s iPad 2?

Toys R Us iPad 2

Apple’s iPad 2 has proved to be a huge success for the Cupertino, Calif. based company and has a promising future as analysts are predicting 30 Million units to be sold by the end of 2011. The demand for the second gen tablet continues to rise as Apple is trying its best to ship as many tablets as they can. In a … Read More