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iPad mini now shipping in 3-5 days

  For those of you looking to buy an iPad mini, here’s some good news. The iPad mini shipping dates are improving on Apple’s online store, now sitting at only 3-5 business days, when earlier they were shipping in 1-2 weeks. This is a great improvement, especially because of how heavily this device has been demanded. All versions, from the 16GB…

New report claims iMessage causing text messaging decline in the US

After iMessage’s first year ended with the release of iOS 6, a new report has hit the web claiming that iMessage (and possibly other IM apps) is causing the first decline in US text messaging in years. On Monday, mobile analyst Chetan Sharma published a report claiming that text messaging (SMS) was down for the first time in years in the third quarter of…

Shipping times for iPhone 5 beginning to drop

Finally, iPhone 5 shipping times are beginning to drop. Previously at 3-4 weeks for a good amount of time, the shipping date estimates for the iPhone 5 have now slipped to 2-3 weeks. It’s been said that production problems are a possible culprit for the long wait times, but the high demand for the new Cupertino device surely hasn’t helped. Foxconn has…