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Lunar New Year sale brings iPhone, iPad, and Mac discounts

For those celebrating the Lunar New Year, Apple has launched its “Red Friday” sales. Some of the countries this applies to includes China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand. This sale, like Black Friday in the United States, is only a one day sale. However, instead of doing gift cards such as the way that it was done…

Pebble announces appstore, going public early next year

Pebble, the awesome smartwatch that I recommended everyone buy last week and is currently on sale at Best Buy and Amazon, has announced that it will be launching the “Pebble appstore” early next year. Currently, however, if you are a developer you can get preliminary access to the appstore in order to submit your applications. You can upload your apps, give…

AT&T: iPad Air sees double the sales in opening weekend activations over last year [update: sales tripled, not doubled]

AT&T has released its statement on iPad Air sales, and all things are looking up for the newest Cupertino branded tablet. The statement said that AT&T saw an increase by 200% over last year’s opening weekend for iPad activations (UPDATE: It should be 100% increase, or double the amount of sales, not 200%), which means that not only was there demand…

Analyst Gene Munster still thinks Apple television is coming this year

Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster is back at it with his Apple television set predictions. He has been stirring up talk of an Apple television set ever since 2009, saying it would be coming in 2011. Well, now we are here in the latter half of 2013 with no Apple made television set. This hasn’t stopped Munster from still holding his ground that Apple will…

iPod touch could see refresh this year, flex cable leak suggests

The iPod touch is one of those devices that just doesn’t see as many rumors as devices like the iPhone and iPad. Why? I’m not entirely sure, just seems to be the case every year. There is “iPad this” and “iPhone that” but very few iPod touch rumors. Nonetheless, here is an iPod touch rumor. A flex cable leaked by Letem Svetem Applem claims to be from the…

International iPhone growth lower year-over-year

Are international growth of iPhones slowing? A new report out of AllThingsD is saying so. According to the report, while growth of the iPhone internationally was up 35% this year, that is insignificant compared to the 110.5% growth of Q1 last year. According to the analyst, Tavis McCourt, of Raymond James, international iPhone sales could see a cut by…