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Apple planning drastic changes to iPhone sales

It has emerged that Tim Cook and the rest of the Apple leadership are planning drastic changes to the way iPhones are sold in order to reduce competition from Android. At a secret summit at Fort Mason, San Francisco, Apple Retail Store Leaders from across the globe to discuss plans. According to sources familiar with the event, Cook was satisfied with…

Budget iPhone shell side by side with iPhone 5

Following the release of some purported budget iPhone shell shots, the casing has appeared in a side-by-side next to the iPhone 5. The iPhone 5 has obviously been anostyled, but apart from that, the pictures would seem to confirm that the budget iPhone will be exactly the same size as the iPhone 5, that is, if the pictures are real. We have no way of…

Apple TV accounts for half of the streaming market

A Frost & Sullivan report has revealed that Apple TV accounts for over half of all streaming devices in the market. Apple TV represents 56 percent of the market, a long way ahead of its nearest rival Roku, which accounted for just 21.5%. In third placed came Tivo, with just 6.5 percent. According to the report, Apple’s success in this field is…

Analysts predict 29 million iPhone shipments last quarter

Analyst Katy Huberty of Morgan Stanley has estimated that Apple shipped as many as 29 million iPhones in the last quarter. In her investors note revealed today, Huberty claimed: “Demand data from our AlphaWise Smartphone Tracker and U.S. Telecom analyst Simon Flannery’s estimates, and supply chain checks by our Asia/Pac Tech analyst Jasmine Lu all…

Microsoft releases native Outlook Web App for iOS

Microsoft has released its native Outlook Web App for both the iPhone and the iPad. The app, titled OWA, brings Outlook email, calendar and contacts to subscribers of the dreaded Office 365 service. The apps design is based on the Outlook web client, with some inevitable hints of Windows Phone in there too. The app features push notifications,…

Apple Liquidmetal patent points to devices of the future?

A patent granted to Apple’s licensing tie-up with Liquidmetal Technologies, Crucible Intellectual Property, has pointed to distinct progress in using Liquidmetal for mobile devices of the future. Currently, Liquidmetal can only be applied to tiny implements, such as Apple’s SIM ejector tool. Creating larger objects involves manufacturing large sheets of…

iPhone 5S delayed to change screen size [Rumor]

Several reports this morning are suggesting that Apple’s iPhone 5S is to be delayed until the end of the year because of changes to the device’s screen size. According to the Commercial Times, Apple’s next instalment in the iPhone line, be it the 5S or that device by any other name, will not make its usual September/October release date because the…

iPhone to surpass iPods in all-time sales

The iPhone is arguably one of Apple’s most popular and well known devices of all time. The smartphone is consistantly ranked among the top available, and is also often the best selling device on the market. However, it is about to pass an incredibly impressive milestone: all-time iPhone sales are about to surpass all-time iPod sales. The iPod was the…