Tag Archives: Apple

Apple releases new “Reservations” and “Gamers” advertisements

As we approach Black Friday and the holiday season, advertisements will be vying for our attention more than usual. Apple has released two new TV advertisements today, titled “Reservations” and “Gamers.” They continue the series of ads featuring Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon. The advertisements follow the signature Apple model of showing the product…

Black Friday Apple Store deals surface

As part of Apple’s freshly announced (RED) campaign, Apple stores across the United States will have some deals for customers on Black Friday. The day has been deemed “(RED) Special Shopping Day” by Apple. While prices will seemingly stay the same, most Apple products will come with an iTunes gift card, and Apple will donate some of the purchase to (RED)….

Apple announces (RED) campaign for World AIDS Day, will donate portion of Black Friday, Cyber Monday sales

Apple has officially announced its campaign for World AIDS Day 2014 for (RED). As well as a plethora of popular apps turning (RED) as part of the campaign to raise funds and awareness for the charity, Apple will be donating a portion of its holiday sales from its retail and online stores. The Cupertino company will be donating a percentage of proceeds…

Tons of apps turn (RED) in App Store updates

In support of PRODUCT(RED), many of the App Store’s most popular apps are being updated with various limited edition features. These updated apps are most easily identified by new app icons, which have been modified with a (RED) theme. Most apps offer some kind of in-app purchase that will add functionality or a different aesthetic to the app. These…

Apple files patent to resolve cellular dead spots

Dead spots are a nuisance that most people have experienced with their cellphones. Whether it’s a blip that causes a dropped call, or a large zone of sustained agony, the experience is always less than ideal. It looks like Apple may offer a solution to that problem in a future release of iOS with their latest patent, which offers a way for carriers to…

Apple steps up enterprise expansion, hires dedicated sales force

Apple is aggressively expanding its enterprise presence and has gone so far as to hire a dedicated sales team to schmooze potential clients and work with developers, according to a new report from Reuters. Three months after announcing a partnership with IBM to develop apps for iOS and sell Apple devices into businesses, the company is said to be eyeing…

Apple surpasses Samsung to become top mobile brand in China

Apple has replaced rival smartphone maker Samsung to become the number one mobile brand in China, reports CNET. The Cupertino company outranked Samsung in the country in terms of brand awareness and customer loyalty, according to the China Brand Research Center’s 2014 China Brand Power Index ranking report released on Tuesday. The Research Center…