All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘iPads’

New iPads, iPad Air 2 & iPad Mini 3, Unveiled at Apple Event

As expected, Apple has unveiled a couple of new iPads at their big event, the second such event in recent history. After about 45 minutes of patting themselves on the back for the previous event’s achievements (as Apple is wont to do), Phil Schiller finally unveiled the first of the new iPads. The first is the new iPad Air 2. …

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New iPads ‘Leaked’ Include iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3

Well, there are the new iPads. Apple has done exactly what it wanted screwed up a bit and inadvertently unveiled the new line of iPads. What you see above is a screenshot from the iPad User Guide For iO8, an ebook available in iTunes right now. Screenshots from the book show an ‘iPad Air 2′ and an ‘iPad Mini 3′, …

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Steve Ballmer, Clippers Owner, Is Banning Apple Products

After former owner Donald Sterling let his racist flag fly and the world heard the tapes, former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer swooped in and bought the Los Angeles Clippers for a reported $2 billion. The deal finalized last month, making Ballmer the official owner of the NBA franchise. Now, in true Ballmer fashion, the Clippers are on the way to …

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Apple Posts Record Holiday iPhone, iPad Sales

Apple today released its first quarter 2014 earnings, revealing that the company has once again set holiday sales records. Apple took in $13.1 billion in earnings during the holiday quarter on $57.6 billion revenue. The company’s earnings match the $13.1 billion it earned during last year’s first quarter, though revenue was up 5.6% over first quarter 2013 revenues. Apple’s gross …

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Apple to Ship Over 80 Million Tablets This Year

Tablets were more popular than ever this holiday season, and Apple and Samsung continued to display their mobile dominance with iPad and Galaxy tablet sales on Black Friday. A DigiTimes report today is showing that this year’s tablet sales growth is not expected to slow. The report’s unnamed “Taiwan-based supply chain makers” are predicting that Apple will ship upwards of …

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Best Tablets For That Special Someone On Your Holiday Shopping List

Tablet computers have brought a whole new definition to the word “convenient;” they have the mobility and ease of accessibility of a smart phone, but also embrace the clarity and versatility of a laptop computer. Tablet computers are useful for people of all ages and interests; a tablet computer can be just as helpful to an elementary school child learning …

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New iPad Mini Again Rumored to be in Short Supply

During its big iPad announcement event last week, Apple unveiled its latest version of the iPad Mini. Though the tablet’s hardware has remained much the same, the Mini did get one bit upgrade – its screen. The 7.9-inch display on the new iPad Mini has been upgraded to a 2048 x 1536 Retina display. Though the addition will be a …

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Apple Tablet Shipments Falling, Still Tops Others

Earlier this week it was reported that all other tablet shipments combined outpaced Apple’s iPad shipments during the third quarter of 2013. Though this may again change during the holiday quarter now that Apple has announced its refreshed iPad lineup, the overall trend is likely to continue as Android tablet manufacturers expand their offerings. Today, market research firm IHS weighed …

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Other Tablets Out-Shipped iPads Last Quarter

As the tablet market has grown, Apple’s share of the pie had gotten progressively smaller. Though the manufacturer still enjoys a major chunk of the market, the combined force of all other tablets has now overtaken Apple. DigiTimes Research today reported that worldwide tablet shipments of all other brands reached just over 20 million units during the third quarter of …

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Android Tablet Shipments Nearly Doubled in Past Year

The modern tablet market, much like the smartphone market before it, was almost entirely created by Apple. Once again, however, the more open Android operating system now appears to be dominating the space that Apple pioneered. According to second quarter shipment numbers from analyst firm Strategy Analytics, Android-based tablets now account for a full two-thirds of the tablet market. 34.6 …

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NOOK Overtakes Kindle Fire in Tablet Web Traffic

In the world of tablets there are iPads and then there is virtually nothing, or, at least that would be the takeaway from a new report released by Chitika. Looking at hundreds of millions of impressions gathered from the company’s advertising network between June 4 and June 10, 2012, Chitika found that 91.07% of tablet internet traffic comes from iPads. …

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Square Inc. Doubles its Reach to Over 20,000 Retailers

Back in April, Twitter’s Jack Dorsey announced that his newest venture, Square Inc was already processing about $5 billion worth of transactions per year, and being used at almost 10,000 stores around the country. Today, that number has doubled and Square is an accepted form of payment at over 20,000 outlets nationwide. For about ten bucks you can go to …

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