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Listen Up! Hearable Computing Is the Next Big Thing!
By Mike Elgan | Article Published April 16, 2014
Desktop. Mobile. Wearable. What’s next?
Tags: Google, Apple, Wearable Tech, IoT, Wearable Computers
Can Lenovo Become the Next Apple?
By Rob Enderle | Article Published March 21, 2014
Ashton Kutcher is playing a role at Lenovo that is similar to Jobs' role at Apple.
Tags: steve jobs, tim cook, Apple, Lenovo
Tech Comics: Apple in the Car
By Oliver Widder | Article Published March 11, 2014
As Apple moves into the car with iCar, expect the driving experience to change significantly.
Tags: Apple, IOS
Android Leads as Tablet Sales Jumped 68 Percent in 2013: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published March 03, 2014
Surging demand for low-cost mini tablets helped Google's Android mobile operating system claim the top spot last year.
Tags: Apple, Android, smartphones, tablets
Apple Gets Serious About MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published February 27, 2014
The maker of iPhones and iPads touts its new device management options for businesses ahead of a new iOS 7 update.
Tags: iPad, iPhone, MDM, iOS 7, mobile device management, Apple, Mobile Device Vendors
Has Apple's Innovation Engine Run Out of Steam?
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published January 29, 2014
Can Apple replicate its success with the iPod, iPhone and iPad in yet another device category?
Tags: iPhone, iPad, smartwatch, Apple, iMac
The End of XP: Choices for Business
By Scott Alan Miller | Article Published December 02, 2013
As businesses face the end of Windows XP, the options are many and varied.
Tags: desktop PC, XP, Google Android, BYOD, Desktop Virtualization Technologies, Windows XP, Apple
iOS 7 'Bumpy Landing' Benefits Microsoft: ABI Research
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published November 25, 2013
Apple's revamped iOS 7 gets a lukewarm reception in corporate IT circles, leaving an opening for Microsoft's Windows Phone 8.
Tags: Windows Phone, smartphone, Android, iOS 7, Mobile Device Vendors, Apple
Smartphone Takeover of Mobile Market Continues: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published November 15, 2013
Android dominates smartphone sales while Windows Phones shows signs of life.
Tags: Android, mobile market, smartphone, IOS, Apple
Why Phone Numbers Are Obsolete
By Mike Elgan | Article Published November 06, 2013
Google and Apple are revolutionizing telephony, with far reaching implications for communication.
Tags: communications, telephony services, Apple, Google +, telephony
Microsoft's Way Forward: Business and Consumer Cloud
By Jeff Vance | Article Published October 28, 2013
Apple's free OS and Google's Chromebook strategy should worry Microsoft, but the Redmond-based giant could have a few aces up its sleeve.
Tags: Apple, cloud computing, Google, Chromebooks, tablets, Microsoft
Why Apple Is Gunning for Microsoft
By Mike Elgan | Article Published October 23, 2013
Apple's announcement yesterday made it clear that Microsoft -- not Google -- is Enemy #1.
Tags: smartphones, Microsoft, Windows, OSX, Apple, tablets
Apple iOS Leads in Enterprise Mobile Apps
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published October 18, 2013
Despite Android's big gains in the mobile OS market, in the workplace, Apple's iPad and iPhone are the devices to beat.
Tags: smartphone, Apple, IOS, tablet, enterprise mobile
Why Amazon Can't Compete with Silicon Valley For Payments
By Mike Elgan | Article Published October 09, 2013
Amazon launched a new service this week for buying stuff with your Amazon username. Here's why it will fail.
Tags: Facebook, Amazon, ecommerce, Apple
iOS 7 Makes Some Users Sick
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published September 27, 2013
The new interface features a lot of zooming, which can cause motion sickness.
Tags: iPhone, iPad, iOS 7, Zoom, Apple
Why Amazon Is the Most Innovative Tablet Maker
By Mike Elgan | Article Published September 25, 2013
With its new Kindle Fire lineup, Amazon demonstrates that it’s in it to win it -- with innovation and a killer strategy. Plus: the Kindle is enterprise friendly.
Tags: Android, Google, tablet, Amazon, Amazon Kindle Fire, Apple
MDM Firms Prep Enterprises for iOS 7
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published September 20, 2013
Mobile device management firms, including Good Technology and MobileIron, announce support as new iPhones hits the scene.
Tags: iPhone, smartphone, Apple, MDM, IOS
How Microsoft Can Rise Again (Like Apple and Google Did)
By Mike Elgan | Article Published September 18, 2013
All Microsoft needs to do to own the future is to stop being Microsoft.
Tags: iPhone, Microsoft, Google, Moto X, Apple
Apple Changes the World Again. No, Really!
By Mike Elgan | Article Published September 11, 2013
The new iPhone’s Touch ID system represents a monumental shift in how we use phones and what we'll use them for.
Tags: iPhone, touch-enabled, Security Software, Apple
Why the 'C' in iPhone 5C Stands for 'China'
By Mike Elgan | Article Published September 04, 2013
And the “S” in iPhone 5S stands for “Sino.” Here’s how Apple is changing your iPhone to fix its broken China strategy.
Tags: iPhone, Mobile Device Vendors, Apple, Samsung
Google Play Downloads Surpass App Store Downloads in Q2
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 31, 2013
However, Apple's platform still generates more revenue.
Tags: tablets, Apple, revenue, app store, mobile apps, downloads, Google Play
Apple iOS 7 Ushers in Mobile Biometrics: Report
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published July 31, 2013
A new front in MDM? A new iOS 7 beta suggests that Apple is taking iPhone security very seriously.
Tags: mobile security, Apple, iPhone
U.S. Patent Office Rejects Apple's 'Pinch to Zoom' Patent
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 29, 2013
But the matter still isn't settled.
Tags: Samsung, USPTO, U.S. Patent Office, Apple, patent lawsuit
Allegations of Worker Abuse at Another Apple Supplier
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 29, 2013
A rights group sounds the alarm about conditions at Pegatron.
Tags: Apple, China, Pegatron, suppliers
Smartphone Market Surges 52% in Q2: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published July 26, 2013
With Samsung firmly at the helm, the worldwide smartphone market continues its meteoric rise.
Tags: Samsung, smartphone, Apple
Apple Named 'Brand of the Year' Again
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 26, 2013
It dominated the computer, smartphone and tablet categories.
Tags: brand, Computer, iPad, smartphone, Apple, Harris Interactive, survey, tablet, iPhone
Samsung Named Most Profitable Smartphone Company
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 26, 2013
Apple fell to number two.
Tags: Strategy Analytics, smartphone, Apple, report, handset, Samsung
Mac Sales Declined 12% in June
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 24, 2013
June was a slow month, despite the launch of new MacBook Airs.
Tags: Mac, MacBook Air, PC sales, Apple, desktop, laptop
iPhone Sales Brighten Apple's Q3 Earnings
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published July 24, 2013
The company's enduring smartphone buoys its bottom line as iPad revenues take a hit.
Tags: smartphone, Apple, iPhone
Report: Apple Testing Larger iPhone, iPad Displays
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 22, 2013
Experimenting with larger screen sizes doesn't necessarily mean the company will actually release smartphones and tablets with bigger displays.
Tags: smartphone, screen, iPad, Apple, tablet, display, iPhone
Apple Developer Site Hacked
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 22, 2013
A Turkish security researcher claims responsibility.
Tags: security breach, hack, IOS, developer, Apple, hack attacks
Microsoft Outlook App Arrives for Apple iOS
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published July 17, 2013
Microsoft's signature email and calendar app is finally available on the iPad and iPhone, but with a catch.
Tags: Apple, Outlook, Microsoft, iPad, iPhone
How Silicon Valley Will Kill Your TV
By Mike Elgan | Article Published July 17, 2013
The major tech players have major plans to control content delivery.
Tags: Apple, Silicon Valley, content, Google, TV
Samsung to Continue Making iPhone Chips
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 16, 2013
The two mobile giants are working together even as they battle in court.
Tags: Apple, Samsung, chips, patent lawsuit, iPhone
Report: Apple in Talks to Buy Company Behind Kinect Sensor
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 16, 2013
An Israeli paper says Apple offered $280 million for Primesense.
Tags: Kinect, merger and acquistion activity, Israel, Microsoft, Apple
Apple to Investigate Alleged iPhone Electrocution
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 15, 2013
A Chinese woman's family says she died from electrocution because she used her iPhone while it was charging.
Tags: smartphone, iPhone, Apple, China
Report: Verizon May Owe Apple Billions on Unsold iPhones
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 12, 2013
An analyst estimates the carrier may have to pay $14 billion to the iPhone maker.
Tags: Verizon, smartphone, Apple, iPhone, sales
Apple Drops App Store Trademark Lawsuit
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 10, 2013
Amazon can continue to use the name "Appstore."
Tags: Amazon Appstore, lawsuit, trademark, app store, Apple
Boston University Sues Apple for Patent Infringement
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 05, 2013
The university is asking for a ban on sales of the iPhone 5, iPad and MacBook Air.
Tags: Apple, iPad, patent infringement, smartphone, lawsuit, MacBook Air, iPhone
Apple Touts MDM in iOS 7
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published July 01, 2013
The iPad maker signals that iOS 7 is ready for serious business in advance of the new mobile operating system's launch.
Tags: IOS, iPad, Apple
French Antitrust Authority Raids Apple's Offices
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 01, 2013
The regulators are concerned about product shipments, pricing practices and app compatibility with other platforms.
Tags: France, anticompetitive, antitrust, apps, Apple
Apple Applies for 'iWatch' Trademark
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published July 01, 2013
News about a Japanese trademark application has sparked a fresh round of rumors about a forthcoming wearable device from Apple.
Tags: trademark, Japan, Apple, iwatch
Court Rules Apple Can't Add Samsung Galaxy S4 to Patent Lawsuit
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 27, 2013
Apple will likely file a new lawsuit as a result.
Tags: iPhone, Samsung Galaxy S 4, Apple, patent lawsuit
iOS 7 Beta Adds iPad Support, Male Siri Voice
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 25, 2013
The second beta release also adds some interface changes.
Tags: iOS 7, Apple, iPhone, Siri, beta, iPad
Rumor: Apple Working on Cheaper iPhone, Phablets
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 13, 2013
Sources say the company is designing models with 4.7- and 5.7-inch screens.
Tags: tablet, Samsung, Apple, iPhone, smartphone, phablet
iWork Comes to iCloud
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 11, 2013
Apple is challenging Google Docs and Microsoft Office 365.
Tags: Office productivity, Apple, collaboration, iCloud, iwork, cloud computing
Apple Goes Maverick with OS X, Updates IOS
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published June 10, 2013
Apple updates hardware and software as CEO levels a barrage of criticism against Google's Android.
Tags: Android, Google, Apple, Mobile tools, OS X
Feds Tapping Internet Servers at Google, Apple, Facebook, Others
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 07, 2013
The PRISM program is collecting search history, email messages, chat and more.
Tags: government, Google, Apple, U.S., Internet, Facebook, FBI, cyber espionage, NSA
ITC Bans Import of Older iPhones, iPads
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 05, 2013
Samsung won an unexpected victory in its ongoing patent battle with Apple.
Tags: patent infringement, ITC, iPhone, Apple, Samsung, iPad
White House Targets Patent Trolls
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published June 04, 2013
Obama has outlined a series of steps designed to curb the activities of patent-holding firms.
Tags: Google, patent trolls, legislation, White House, Apple, Obama, Cisco
Tim Cook Discusses Wearables, 'Gamechangers'
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 29, 2013
The D11 event featured interviews with Tim Cook, Mary Meeker, Sheryl Sandberg and others.
Tags: Sheryl Sandberg, wearable devices, tim cook, Apple, Facebook, Internet
EU Investigating Apple, Will Ask Google for More Concessions
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 28, 2013
The European Commission has reportedly launched an antitrust investigation against Apple while it continues to work towards a settlement with Google.
Tags: antitrust, EU, Apple, European Commission (EC), search, Google
Apple's Lead in Customer Satisfaction Ratings Narrows
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 21, 2013
Microsoft and ISPs also got bad news from the American Customer Satisfaction Index.
Tags: iPhone, Motorola, Apple, Samsung, Nokia, Customer satisfaction, Microsoft, ISP
Senate Questions Apple's Tax Tactics
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 21, 2013
Lawmakers had harsh words for the company's tax avoidance techniques.
Tags: Apple, tim cook, taxes, Senate
Report: Foxconn Workers Are Still Working Too Much
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 17, 2013
The Apple supplier has addressed 98 percent of the issues related to poor working conditions.
Tags: Apple, suppliers, iPhone, iPad, China, Foxconn
IDC: Windows Phone Shipments Surpass BlackBerry
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 16, 2013
Android continues to dominate the smartphone market.
Tags: Apple, Windows Phone, IDC, Google, Blackberry, Microsoft, IOS, smartphone, Android
Foxconn's Hon Hai Misses Profit Expectations
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 15, 2013
Apple has been signing contracts with a new supplier, which is bad news for Foxconn.
Tags: earnings, Apple, iPhone, profits, suppliers, Taiwan, iPad, Foxconn
How to Understand the Rise of Google
By Mike Elgan | Article Published May 15, 2013
Google I/O starts today. Here’s why Google’s developer conference is technology’s Main Event.
Tags: Android, Siri, app store, Gmail, iPad, iPhone, Google, Google Now, products and services, Google Play, google+, Apple
Tech Firms in the Fortune 500
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 07, 2013
Apple broke into the top 10 for the first time ever.
Tags: Apple, Facebook, HP, Fortune 500
Apple, Samsung Account for 100% of Smartphone Profits
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 07, 2013
No one else even comes close to the two biggest players in the industry.
Tags: report, Samsung, Apple, smartphone, profits
EU Sides with Apple in Motorola Patent Fight
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 06, 2013
The European Commission accuses Google-owned Motorola of abusing its market position by seeking an injunction against Apple.
Tags: Apple, Motorola, patent, antitrust, European Commission, EU, Google
App Store Approaching 50 Billion Downloads
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 03, 2013
One lucky Apple customer will get a $10,000 iTunes gift card.
Tags: Apple, iPhone, app store, download, iTunes, iPad
EFF Privacy Ratings: Twitter Ranks High, Verizon Low
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 02, 2013
Apple, AT&T, MySpace and Yahoo also scored poorly.
Tags: Yahoo, MySpace, Verizon, privacy, Apple, Comcast, EFF, Twitter
Jony Ive's Redesign May Delay iOS 7
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 01, 2013
The new interface is said to be 'flatter,' more like Windows Phone.
Tags: iPhone, design, iOS 7, iPad, Apple
iPad Takes Top Ranking in J.D. Power Survey
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 29, 2013
The Apple tablet wins its category for the second year in a row.
Tags: Customer satisfaction, survey, Apple, iPad, tablet
Windows Tablets Gain Market Share at iPad's Expense
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 25, 2013
Tablet sales more than doubled year over year.
Tags: iPad, Android, Windows, Strategy Analytics, Apple, report, tablets
Despite Strong Sales, Apple Profit Declines
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 24, 2013
Tim Cook hinted that the company would not release any new products until the fall.
Tags: quarterly financials, iPhone, Apple, tim cook, iPad, Mac, earnings
Google One Step Closer to 'Creating a Mind'
By Mike Elgan | Article Published April 24, 2013
Google buys another company that will inch them closer to building an artificial human (a.k.a. Google Now)
Tags: artificial intelligence, Google, Apple
ITC Sides with Apple in Motorola Patent Case
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 23, 2013
The commission says Motorola's patent on inadvertent touches on a cell phone is invalid.
Tags: patent infringement, Motorola, ITC, Google, Apple
Android Tablets Gaining on iPad: ABI Research
By Pedro Hernandez | Article Published April 15, 2013
Computing slates that run Google's Android mobile operating system are set to topple Apple's market-leading iPad.
Tags: iPad Mini, tablet, iPad, Android, Apple
Report: Foxconn Hiring More Workers to Begin Production on Next iPhone
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 15, 2013
Sources say the Apple supplier has been hiring 10,000 new workers a week.
Tags: Apple, iPhone, Foxconn
Microsoft Said to Be Working on a Smartwatch
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 15, 2013
Samsung and Apple aren't the only companies who want to move your smartphone to your wrist.
Tags: LG, smartwatch, smartphone, Microsoft, Google, Samsung, Apple
Apple Settles iPhone Warranty Case for $53 Million
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 12, 2013
The settlement will end a lawsuit brought by device owners with water damage.
Tags: warranty, lawsuit, Apple, ipod touch, class action, settlement, iPhone
Judge Accuses Apple, Motorola of Abusing the Courts
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 11, 2013
A Florida judge tells the companies not to use patent lawsuits as a "business strategy."
Tags: patent lawsuit, Motorola, Google, Apple
Report: Apple and Yahoo in Secret Partnership Talks
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published April 10, 2013
If they reach a deal, it could place more strain on Apple's relationship with Google.
Tags: Siri, iPhone, iPad, content, Yahoo, Apple