Tag Archives: Apple

‘iPhone Lite’ image leaked, showing FCC and other markings on the back for the first time [Photo]

We’ve seen tons of supposed leaks for the Apple’s long-rumored budget model iPhone. Often dubbed “iPhone Lite”, the device leaks so far have shown a plastic shell in a variety of colors, the same sized display as the iPhone 5 and rounded edges. One thing they’ve all had in common however is the lack of FCC, model number, legal and IMEI markings on the back,…

Los Angeles schools to receive 31,000 iPads this year

Apple’s push in to the education sector is going well by all accounts as new details emerge of the LAUSD’s deal to bring iPads in to its schools. The district signed a deal to bring $30M worth of Apple’s popular tablets. The report today over at CITE World, breaks it down in more detail, stating that this year along would see schools in the district…

Apple wins Computer, Tablet and Phone brand of the year 2013 awards

We’re used to seeing Apple hit the top spot for various consumer surveys and performance reports, whether it be consumer satisfaction or brand perception. Apple has been on top for a while. But to win three awards in one survey is still something of an achievement. Harris Interactive conducted a survey of over 38,000 American consumers asking them to…

Channel 4 updates 4OD for iOS with offline downloads

Channel 4 has updated its 4OD app for the UK and Ireland, bringing offline downloads to the service. 4OD is one of the most popular UK catch up services on the App Store. Version 3.0 allows users to download 30-day catch up content, so it can be offline or away from a connection. Downloads are totally free, and all it requires is registration with the…

Apple spends $16 billion on shares in its own company

Billed as “Apple’s greatest acquisition ever”, it has emerged that in the last quarter, Apple spent $16 billion on 36 million shares in its own company, valued at around $444 each. A report from Fortune, calculated by Philip Elmer-Dewitt, suggests that Apple spent $4 billion from its massive cash reserves, and another $12 billion from its “accelerated…

iPhone 5S motherboard leaked

Images leaked from iHospital today appear to show the motherboard of the iPhone 5S. The images seem reasonably genuine, however we have no way of establishing what these images are showing. The images are a little more high quality than we are used to, and they seem to fall in line with the pace of Apple’s production schedule. However, it’s still…

EA earning more through App Store than Origin

Games publisher EA has revealed that Apple is now its biggest retail partner, following the results of the June Quarter. The announcement is a true testament to the sheer scale of EA’s popularity on the App Store. According to figures EA turned over $90 million from mobile games, although it hasn’t been revealed how much of this came from the iOS App…