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10 reasons why Apple should acquire Shazam

December 11, 2017

Via: Computerworld

TechCrunch claims Apple will purchase leading music recognition service, Shazam. Apple has now confirmed the deal. Here are just 10 reasons such a deal makes sense: Shazam’s Apple story Founded in 1999, Shazam first came to prominence on Apple’s platforms […]


Gadgets, News and Press, Products

Going strong: the Apple Watch is en route to set another sales record in 2018

December 11, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

During Apple’s September keynote — a.k.a. “The iPhone Event” — Tim Cook proudly announced that the Apple Watch has become the most popular watch on Earth. Note – not the most popular smartwatch, but the most popular wearable timepiece out […]


App Review, Applications

Apple’s most downloaded apps of 2017

December 7, 2017

Via: Mashable

Snap may have had a rough year, but you wouldn’t know it from the App Store charts. Apple just revealed the most popular apps of 2017 and Snap nabbed the top two spots on the list, beating out Facebook, Google, […]


News and Press

LG hints that a deal to supply OLED screens for the iPhone X may be close

December 7, 2017

Via: 9to5Mac

We’ve known for some time that LG has been aiming to win OLED iPhone screen orders from Apple, but it’s looking like a deal could be closer than expected. Following a recent rumor that the company had signed an OLED […]


News and Press

Apple’s market share took a hit thanks to the delayed release of the iPhone X

December 5, 2017

Via: Boy Genius

Following countless reports of supply constraints, it wasn’t much of a surprise when Apple announced that the iPhone X launch would be delayed to early November. If Apple was able to launch the phone on time, it probably would have, […]


News and Press, Products, Tablets

Apple wins partial court victory against Xiaomi’s use of the Mi Pad name

December 5, 2017

Via: 9to5Mac

Chinese brand Xiaomi created an entire business out of copying Apple, seen in everything from an iOS-like skin for Android through websites and product launches – but perhaps the most blatant example was an iPad mini clone it named the […]


Gadgets, News and Press, Products

KGI: Apple to ship >25 million AirPods in 2018, double 2017 sales

December 4, 2017

Via: 9to5Mac

KGI remains very bullish on the uptake of Apple’s truly wireless AirPods earbuds ($159: eBay, Best Buy). In a new report published today, Ming-Chi Kuo says that he expects Apple to double shipments of the AirPods in 2018. This would […]


iPhone, News and Press, Products

iPhone X drives Apple’s ‘best ever’ year for smartphone sales

December 1, 2017

Via: Computerworld

Apple has just begun its best ever year for iPhones, setting new records over the holiday quarter, according to IHS Markit analyst, Ian Fogg. A new iPhones record Fogg is incredibly bullish on Apple’s performance, writing: “We expect Apple will […]


News and Press

Apple and Stanford begin Heart Study to detect irregular heart rhythms using Watch

November 30, 2017

Via: 9to5Mac

Apple and Stanford are launching a joint study to research irregular heart rhythms using the Apple Watch. The study was first announced back in September and kicks off today. Apple today launched the Apple Heart Study app, a first-of-its-kind research […]


News and Press

New face recognition technology promises 10 times better accuracy than Face ID

November 29, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

A new face recognition technology coming from a Chinese phone maker promises 10 times better accuracy than Apple’s Face ID. The new face identification technology uses a similar principle to Face ID on the iPhone X: it uses a dot […]