Tag Archives: WSJ

Apple takes 92% of smartphone profits with 20% of smartphone sales

Apple has enjoyed the prestige of being one of the most profitable companies. But when it comes to smartphone manufacturers, Apple has a very impressive lead. In fact, among about 1000 companies that make smartphones, Apple is bringing in the most profits at an impressive 92% of total profits. The impressive thing about Apple’s profits is that they only…

Apple asks supplies for 90 million new iPhones this year

When Apple planned to launch the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, their first foray into larger phones, Apple asked its suppliers to order 70 million to 80 million devices. With the demand for the new products last year, that was a smart move. Now, just a couple of months before the expected announcement of the iPhone 6s, Apple is asking its suppliers for a…

WSJ: Sapphire display exclusive to “high-end” models of iPhone 6

  When rumors first began swirling about sapphire glass displays on the iPhone 6, some reported that all new models would feature the material, while others said only certain models would, with some reports even saying Apple scraped the plan altogether. Today, The Wall Street Journal believes they know what’s going on, as a report released…

See the room where the iPhone was first imagined

With Samsung and Apple set to fight it out in a major court case (again), Apple has shared some of its previously unseen development of the original iPhone. A photograph – published by the Wall Street Journal – shows a bland conference room with no windows. On the desk is an old G3 PowerPC powered Mac, display, keyboard and mouse among other gizmos….

WSJ: Apple cutting iPhone 5c orders by up to 30%

Last week, we read reports that Apple was planning to cut its production orders for the iPhone 5c. Those rumors have seemingly been confirmed by WSJ in a report published today. Having spoken to its own sources: Apple told its Taiwanese assemblers, Pegatron Corp. and Hon Hai Precision Industry Co.that shipments of the iPhone 5C in the fourth…

WSJ “confirms” fingerprint scanner in iPhone 5S

It must be said that online security is growing something of a major concern for almost every company that offers any kind of web-based service. The sad truth is that there’s a huge percentage of people who use really easy passwords like ‘Password1″, leaving millions of accounts vulnerable to hacking. Apple appears to be aiming to make transactions and…

WSJ says two iPhones are coming early September

According to a rumor coming out of the Wall Street Journal, not one, but two new iPhones are for sure coming this fall, or early September. Apple has supposedly told Foxconn that the new iPhones are going to begin shipping early next month in anticipation of an announcement that has been rumored to be September 10th. This rumor falls in line with what we…

Phil Schiller on Android, and why iOS is better in interview with WSJ

We’re used to hearing Apple speak on how technology products should be run, and what the user experience is supposed to be. For Apple it’s all about design, and seamless integration between hardware, software and ecosystem. In an interview with WSJ just a day before the next flagship Android phone is set to land, Phil Schiller addressed the issue of…

TiP Daily: Jan 8, 2013 [VID]

Jake Rosati

TiP Daily Jan 8, 2013: Two separate rumors suggest that Apple will release a cheaper iPhone in 2013, iPhone5Mods is now offering transparent iPhone bodies, and more! – Low-cost 5-inch iPhone: http://tinyurl.com/ancjhdl – Cheaper iPhone, via WSJ: http://tinyurl.com/b76dre5 – Translucent iPhone: http://tinyurl.com/an2dw9q – Follow me on…