All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Apple’

iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus Top 4 Million Pre-Orders On First Day

Apple announced that it saw a record first day of iPhone pre-orders for the 6 and 6 Plus, getting four million of them in the first twenty-four hours. The company actually told Re/code on Friday that it saw a record number of pre-orders on the first day (they went on sale at 3:01 AM Eastern), but they didn’t give the …

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iPhone 6 Plus Pre-orders May Be Delayed By Weeks

The iPhone 6 Plus will go on sale September 19th, but was available for pre-order on Thursday. Of course, Apple set a new record for pre-order sales and has placed a strain on the existent supply of iPhone 6 Plus models. The iPhone 6 Plus now shows a delivery time of up to a month, but if you can settle …

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iPhone 6 Preorders Set a New Apple Record

Early this morning, Apple diehards looking to score a sweet iPhone 6 Plus preorder found, much to their chagrin, that the 5.5-inch model of the new iPhone was sold out. Already! Of course, Apple routinely sells out of their new devices on preorder day. Despite site crashes and glitches, anxious upgraders were still able to place a staggering amount of …

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Apple Pay Is Missing Some Key Retailers

Apple announced new payments platform Apple Play at its big iPhone/Apple Watch event on Tuesday. The feature, which makes use of the NFC technology present in the newest iPhone models, will allow consumers to pay for goods and services online and offline by scanning their phones rather than swiping traditional credit and debit cards. Apple Pay might just be the …

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Are You Impressed With The Apple Watch?

This week, Apple introduced the world to the Apple Watch. Opinions are mixed as you’d expect. Some think the device marks the turning point for the company as the true beginning of the Tim Cook era, and that the device will be largely successful. Others think it’s a big disappointment or an otherwise unnecessary product destined to fail. What do …

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iPhone 6 Plus Is Already Sold Out, Apple Ups Shipping Times

If you’re planning on preordering a new iPhone 6 Plus, you’ll likely be disappointed by this news. The iPhone 6 Plus, Apple’s 5.5-inch model of its new iPhone, is apparently sold out. Apple has already updated its shipping times on the phone, for all color models and storage sizes, to 3-4 weeks. The phone is originally slated to ship next …

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NFL Announcers Keep Calling Microsoft’s Product-Placed Surface Tablets ‘iPads’

Oftentimes, a brand can become so ubiquitous that people stop thinking of it as a brand of a specific product, and instead begin to associate the brand as inherent to said specific product. You probably do it all the time – sometimes without noticing. For instance, in the south, it’s common to call any soft drink a “Coke”. Not just …

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New iPhone Preorders Now Live on Apple.com, Carrier Sites

UPDATE: Looks like the iPhone 6 Plus, the 5.5-inch model, is already sold out. As promised, you can now preorder the new iPhone 6 or its larger cousin the iPhone 6 Plus from Apple, various carriers, or other retailers. You can start your iPhone preorder directly from Apple right here. You have the option to choose free shipping or in-store …

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Samsung’s Already Making Fun of Apple’s Big Event

Never known to miss an opportunity to put out some snarky ads targeting competitors, Samsung has already decided to go full throttle on bashing Apple over the company’s big launch event. The event, which took place on Tuesday in Cupertino, saw Apple unveil the new versions of the iPhone (the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus), as well as the new …

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Tim Cook Called Apple Watch the iWatch, So I Guess You Can Too

Other than hundreds of people giving a man a standing ovation for putting a watch on his wrist, the most shocking thing you possibly witnessed during Tuesday’s big Apple event was the death of the “i”. Death may be a little harsh – there’s still the iPhone and the iPad. But Apple clearly moved away from the i-everything path that …

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OK Go Says Apple Copied Its Video

Did Apple rip off band and interesting video makers OK Go during Tuesday’s big iPhone 6/Apple Watch event? The band sure thinks so. “The videos speak for themselves and you can draw your own conclusions,” says band manager Andy Gershon, according to Bloomberg. You probably didn’t see it, because Apple couldn’t get its shit together yesterday and totally bungled its …

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Apple Reportedly Set to Acquire Path

Here’s some Apple news that doesn’t involve the iPhone 6 or the Apple Watch – According to Pando Daily, a “single well-placed source inside Apple’s engineering team” says that the company is poised to buy Path, the social network and photo sharing service that famously limits connections to 150 people. From Pando: According to our source, this is more than …

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