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Asian countries tired of the same old thing as Samsung takes market share from Apple

Asian countries tired of the same old thing as Samsung takes market share from Apple

posted: 27 Jan 2013, 18:59

Wealthy consumers in Asian markets are tired of the same old thing and many are moving away from Apple to try something different with the result being a gain in market share for Korean based Samsung...

Spigen iPhone 5 Ultra Flip Case hands-on

Spigen iPhone 5 Ultra Flip Case hands-on

posted: 23 Jan 2013, 11:05

It’s not bulky at all, thankfully enough, but it would’ve been nice to have some kind of magnetic connection or a latch to secure the front cover when it’s close. Instead, it simply dangles if you don’t clasp the handset with your own hands...

Analyst cites survey showing shift in Apple iPhone buying patterns in cutting earnings estimates

Analyst cites survey showing shift in Apple iPhone buying patterns in cutting earnings estimates

posted: 22 Jan 2013, 01:16

A survey conducted by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners shows that Apple iPhone buyers are switching from buying expensive models with plenty of storage capacity to purchasing...

ZooGue iPhone Social Case Pro hands-on

ZooGue iPhone Social Case Pro hands-on

posted: 21 Jan 2013, 13:10

When it comes down to it, the ZooGue Social Case Pro (for the iPhone 4/4S/5) is an inexpensively priced tough case that’ll give some level of protection, but not to the point it’ll save it from severe drops. Just looking at them, they’re not brandishing...

New Samsung ad focuses on BYOD

New Samsung ad focuses on BYOD

posted: 20 Jan 2013, 22:38

Much has been written about the new trend toward BYOD in the workplace, which is the focus of a new 90 second ad from Samsung for the Samsung Galaxy S III and the Samsung GALAXY Note II; the target of the ad is the Apple iPhone 5 and BlackBerry and while it might...

BlackBerry Z10 appears competitive against Apple iPhone 5

BlackBerry Z10 appears competitive against Apple iPhone 5

posted: 20 Jan 2013, 20:44

A new video shows the Apple iPhone 5 side by side with the BlackBerry Z10, comparing the specs of both models and showing off some of the differences in functionality between the BlackBerry 10 OS and iOS 6 and overall, it looks...

Apple will finance Chinese online Apple iPhone purchases

Apple will finance Chinese online Apple iPhone purchases

posted: 19 Jan 2013, 12:44

Apple iPhone sales in China have been consistently been held back by the inability of Apple and China Mobile to work out a deal to produce a model of the handset that would run over China Mobile's TD-SCDMA 3G network; to boost sales...

Verizon activated close to 5.5 million Apple iPhones in Q4

Verizon activated close to 5.5 million Apple iPhones in Q4

posted: 18 Jan 2013, 12:18

According to Verizon Wireless CEO Dan Mead said that the nation's largest carrier activated 9.8 million smartphones in the quarter that ended in December; additionally, the company filed its form 8K with the SEC that stated that...

Turn your iPhone or Galaxy S III into a full-fledged point & shoot camera with the SnappGrip

Turn your iPhone or Galaxy S III into a full-fledged point & shoot camera with the SnappGrip

posted: 18 Jan 2013, 09:52

Coming to market this sometime after February, with pre-orders for the gadget available now, this simple attachment allows the iPhone 4/4S/5 and the Samsung Galaxy S III to be armed with...

Analyst: Apple iPhone has sold 88 million more units than Samsung Galaxy S and Note models

Analyst: Apple iPhone has sold 88 million more units than Samsung Galaxy S and Note models

posted: 17 Jan 2013, 15:17

A chart made by Raymond James analyst said in an illustrated research note to clients that the Apple iPhone 4, Apple iPhone 4S and Apple iPhone 5 have together out sold Samsung Galaxy S and...

Sprint to introduce Total Equipment Protection for the iPhone next week

Sprint to introduce Total Equipment Protection for the iPhone next week

posted: 17 Jan 2013, 07:21

January 25 is shaping up like a big day for Sprint. According to a leaked internal document, the carrier will start offering Total Equipment Protection for the iPhone. In other words, those who opt in will have...

Judge allows Apple and Samsung to add each other's newly made devices to be part of 2014 trial

Judge allows Apple and Samsung to add each other's newly made devices to be part of 2014 trial

posted: 16 Jan 2013, 22:13

A judge has allowed both Samsung and Apple to add newly released devices and remove one from both sides claims for a patent trial to be held in 2014 under the watchful eyes of Judge Lucy...

Analyst: 52 million Apple iPhones shipped last quarter

Analyst: 52 million Apple iPhones shipped last quarter

posted: 16 Jan 2013, 21:32

Amid controversy on whether Apple did cut back on orders for parts for the Apple iPhone 5 and exactly what it means, one analyst has forecast that Apple shipped 52 million units of the Apple iPhone in the fourth quarter, led by 35 million...

Demand for the Apple iPhone 5 is down, but handset still rules

Demand for the Apple iPhone 5 is down, but handset still rules

posted: 15 Jan 2013, 16:43

ChangeWave has released its quarterly smartphone report and it showed how demand for the Apple iPhone 5 and the Samsung Galaxy S III peaked right about the time that each handset was released; for example, a whopping 71% of...

Best extended battery cases for the iPhone 5

Best extended battery cases for the iPhone 5

posted: 15 Jan 2013, 08:31

We saw very intriguing offers for iPhone 5 battery cases demonstrated at CES, that will hit the stores soon, that's why we are listing some of the best ones that can double the mileage out of your iPhone 5 and more, in the slideshow inside, so...

The iWhale iPhone case is not as pointless as it seems

The iWhale iPhone case is not as pointless as it seems

posted: 15 Jan 2013, 07:02

Here's one more iPhone case you can file under the "wacky" category - the iWhale. Sure, it looks silly and impractical, but its design has several advantages to offer...

UBS: Apple cutting orders for Apple iPhone 5 parts is old news; shares rebound after breaking $500

UBS: Apple cutting orders for Apple iPhone 5 parts is old news; shares rebound after breaking $500

posted: 14 Jan 2013, 10:48

Apple shares briefly traded under $500 on Monday after reports that the company had cut orders for displays and components related to the Apple iPhone 5 because of weak demand for...

Apple iPhone 5 makes TIME's Gadget of the Year for its design

Apple iPhone 5 makes TIME's Gadget of the Year for its design

posted: 14 Jan 2013, 07:31

TIME Magazine's spokesman words are “one of the most artfully polished gadgets anyone’s ever built,” and “when it comes to melding hardware, software and services so tightly that the seams fade away, Apple still has no peer...”

Teens: Apple iPhone out, Samsung Galaxy S III and Microsoft Surface in

Teens: Apple iPhone out, Samsung Galaxy S III and Microsoft Surface in

posted: 13 Jan 2013, 00:16

It looks like Apple could be losing support of the teens as they have started to turn away from the Apple iPhone and have started to favor the Samsung Galaxy S III and Microsoft Surface Tabletsa; according to a survey...

The cool and weird: Apple iPhone 5 cases at CES 2013

The cool and weird: Apple iPhone 5 cases at CES 2013

posted: 11 Jan 2013, 08:53

The iEconomy seems to be in perfect health as even though Apple was not at the event, all sorts of companies brought their new accessories and cases…

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