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Report: 500 millionth iPhone sold

According to a report coming out of Forbes, it is estimated that Apple has passed the 500 million cumulative iPhone sales mark. That’s right, five hundred million iPhones. That is a lot of devices, to say the least. Something that is interesting to take note of is that Apple didn’t make a big deal about the 500 millionth iPhone being sold (assuming of…

4.8 million iPhones were activated on AT&T last quarter

The day after Apple announces how many iPhones it has sold, AT&T has some more information for us. According to the big blue carrier, AT&T has activated 4.8 million iPhones in the last quarter, making up a crazy 80% of its total 6 million smartphone activations. This in comparison to Verizon was more iPhones, but less total smartphones. Verizon only…

60% of all iOS devices ever sold are running iOS 6

  How many devices run iOS 6, you ask? Nearly 300 million, that’s your answer. According to a press release from Apple today regarding the iOS 6.1 update, it says that 300 million devices are running the newest major update to the operating system, being iOS 6.x. On all of these iOS devices, there have been 9 billion photos uploaded to Photo…

Apple hardware SVP sells $10.7 million in stock

Dan Riccio, Apple’s new Senior Vice President of Hardware Engineering, sold $10.73 million in company stock this week. A total of 19,726 shares were sold, with another 1,000 given away as a charitable donation. The sales took place yesterday and today, and were detailed in a regulatory filing. This sounds like a lot, and you might think it’s the…

iPad mini sold out fast in NYC, despite recent hurricane

Well, even with a hurricane hitting just this past week, and many still without power, the iPad mini sold out in Apple’s iconic Fifth Avenue “cube” store in New York City. Apple was expecting to sell a much smaller amount than that of other iPad launches, however it appears it may have underestimated itself. Brian White of Topeka Capital Markets gave…

New Zealand reseller kicks off iPad mini, iPad 4 sales worldwide

The iPad mini launch is upon us, and New Zealand is one of the first counties it’s available in. Some customers have received their shipments ahead of time, which happens often with Apple’s pre-orders, but New Zealanders are the first buyers that are able to get it in stores. New Zealand Apple reseller YOOBEE opened its doors at 8AM local time to…

Apple’s initial supply of ‘iPad 4s’ sold out

If you’ve been considering ordering a fourth-gen iPad from Apple to receive in time for Friday, then you’re too late, because Apple’s initial supply of the device has run down today, meaning that you’ll be waiting at least a week until you can hold your new iPad, should you order one now. However, if you’re prepared to dig out your tent and camp outside an…