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Apple Reportedly Acquires Matcha, Presumably As Part Of Its TV Plans Apple Reportedly Acquires Matcha, Presumably As Part Of Its TV Plans

Apple has reportedly acquired Matcha.tv, former provider of an iOS app, which served as something of a TV guide for cable, online streaming services and online video stores like iTunes and Amazon. Matcha.tv was shut down a few months ago, …

This Year’s Tablet War Will Begin in September This Year’s Tablet War Will Begin in September

As shown by nearly every analyst’s estimates, tablet shipments slowed during the second quarter of 2013. It turns out, though, that this past quarter was the calm before the storm, with this September slated to be, quite possibly, the biggest …

iPhone 5S Rumor: Production Slow Due to Fingerprint Sensors iPhone 5S Rumor: Production Slow Due to Fingerprint Sensors

As with the launch of every new iPhone model, millions of people around the world will be clamoring to get their hands on the new device. This year, however, relatively few Apple fans will be able to get their hands …

The Latest iPhone 5S Rumors Get The NMA Treatment The Latest iPhone 5S Rumors Get The NMA Treatment
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Did you hear? The iPhone 5S is going to be revealed on September 10. That’s at least what industry sources are saying. Over the past few months, those same industry sources have said that the iPhone 5S will include a …

Next iPad Will Reportedly Utilize iPad Mini-Like Touch Panel Next iPad Will Reportedly Utilize iPad Mini-Like Touch Panel

There’s news out in the iPad rumors department. The Wall Street Journal is reporting today, based on information from “people with knowledge of the matter” that Apple’s next iPad model will make use of the same touch-panel technology the company …

Apple, Samsung Creating Mega-Tablets [RUMOR] Apple, Samsung Creating Mega-Tablets [RUMOR]

As Apple tacitly acknowledged with the iPhone 5′s larger screen, consumers are craving the larger screens seen in high-end Android smartphones. At the same time, a large number of consumers seem to be more interested in smaller, less expensive 7-inch …

iPhone 5S To Be Revealed On September 10 [Report] iPhone 5S To Be Revealed On September 10 [Report]

As soon as the iPhone 5 launched, rumors started to circulate regarding the iPhone 5S. We started to hear from rumors and supply chain reports that the iPhone 5S would launch in summer, but that’s obviously not the case as …

iPhone 5S Rumors: Dual-LED Flash? iPhone 5S Rumors: Dual-LED Flash?
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According to the newest rumor, regarding the iPhone 5S, the new iPhone will be featuring a dual-LED flash. The new flash option is meant to help users take better pictures when the lighting is poor. Many devices have been adding …

Android Almost Reaches 80 Percent Global Market Share In Q2 Android Almost Reaches 80 Percent Global Market Share In Q2

Android has been rather aggressive as of late in capturing smartphone market share that was previously held by Apple. It was a while ago that Android had surpassed iOS in global market share, but now it looks like it’s an …

Apple, Samsung Set to Dominate Smartphone Sales Apple, Samsung Set to Dominate Smartphone Sales

For over one year, industry numbers have been showing that the smartphone market is quickly becoming a two-company race. Apple and Samsung have been taking market share quarter-by-quarter at the expense of companies such as HTC, Motorola, and BlackBerry. Now …

Apple Will Replace Your Third Party iPhone Charger With Official Hardware Later This Month Apple Will Replace Your Third Party iPhone Charger With Official Hardware Later This Month

You may have seen recent reports of people either being killed or shocked into a coma by an electrical charge emanating from an iPhone charger. It’s a PR disaster for Apple even if the chargers used were cheap third-party knock-offs. …

Scammer Sells Online iPhone-Shopper Two ‘Apples’ Scammer Sells Online iPhone-Shopper Two ‘Apples’
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Someone basically pulled the ol’ “Oh, so you want a new Apple for Christmas” dad trick on an unsuspecting online shopper in Brisbane, Australia last week. According to police, a 21-year-old woman was shocked to find that the two new …

Tablet Shipments Down, Apple Loses Market Share Tablet Shipments Down, Apple Loses Market Share

As has already been reported from multiple analyst firms, tablet shipments were slow during the second quarter of 2013. Analyst firm IDC has now weighed in with its numbers, which show just how drastically Apple is losing market share in …

Apple’s iPad Dominance is Over, Courtesy Smaller Android Tablets Apple’s iPad Dominance is Over, Courtesy Smaller Android Tablets

Though recent estimates for the second quarter of 2013 have shown the tablet market slowing a bit, most predictions believe this is due to consumers waiting for the dozens of tablet refreshes on the way this holiday season. In relative …

Galaxy Owners Now More Satisfied Than iPhone Owners, Shows Survey Galaxy Owners Now More Satisfied Than iPhone Owners, Shows Survey

For years, iPhone owners have been the most satisfied smartphone owners. Apple‘s “it just works” design philosophy and brilliant marketing consistently put the company at the top of satisfaction surveys. Now, however, it seems that Apple’s monopoly on smartphone satisfaction …

Mobile Shipments Are Still Growing, Says Analyst Mobile Shipments Are Still Growing, Says Analyst
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Earlier this week, analyst firm TrendForce estimated that smartphone shipments for the second quarter of 2013 were up 6.6% year-over-year. Today another analyst firm has chimed in with similar numbers and a stark look at how Samsung is beginning to …

Hilarious Apple Store Freakout Caught on Vine Hilarious Apple Store Freakout Caught on Vine
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Just because the fine folks at Apple said that you could come in to the Apple Store and get some parts for your iPhone, that doesn’t mean that you get to jump the line at the Genius bar, lady. Struck …

Apple Figures Out Longer Battery Life Apple Figures Out Longer Battery Life
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One of the biggest complaints that people have about smartphones is that they lose battery life like mad. And the newer phones are worse than ever. Just a few years ago, a device like a relatively cheap Blackberry Curve, which …

Ashton Kutcher Talks About Missing His Opportunity To Meet Steve Jobs Ashton Kutcher Talks About Missing His Opportunity To Meet Steve Jobs
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Ashton Kutcher appeared on The Tonight Show, and talked about his role in the Steve Jobs biopic Jobs, and how he missed a chance to meet the man he would be playing in the film. Kutcher tells Jay Leno, “I …

Smartphone Shipments Up 6.6% in Second Quarter, Samsung Tops List by Wide Margin Smartphone Shipments Up 6.6% in Second Quarter, Samsung Tops List by Wide Margin

The most recent quarterly financial results have now rolled in from most major tech companies, and it seems as if everyone is waiting for the big fall product launches. Looking back over the past quarter, TrendForce has now released its …

Apple Brings In $35.3 Billion, Sold 31 Million iPhones In Q3 Apple Brings In $35.3 Billion, Sold 31 Million iPhones In Q3
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Apple’s third quarter was going to be interesting no matter how you look at it. The company hasn’t released any major hardware all year, and its year old iPhone 5 had to fight off competition coming from new devices like …