Tim Cook and Phil Schiller Take the #IceBucketChallenge for Lou Gehrig’s Disease Awareness

The Ice Bucket Challenge has been one of the most talked about topics online in the past days, thanks to celebrities taking their part in promoting awareness for Lou Gehrig’s Disease, also known as ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis). ALS is “a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. […]

Samsung Gets More Aggressive, Takes Potshots at Apple IRL

Remember Samsung’s name-calling ad that went round some time ago? The ad called iPhone users wall huggers because of the iPhone’s notoriously short battery life. So we are supposed to be always hogging the wall sockets. Sure, the battery life can be annoying (that’s what external battery packs are for), but Samsung sure is quick […]

China’s Apple Products Ban is Nothing Short of a Hoax

Yesterday, Bloomberg broke the news – or rumor, rather – that China has implemented an Apple products ban. The report started strong with “China‚Äôs government excluded Apple Inc. iPads and MacBook laptops from the list of products that can be bought with public money because of security concerns, according to government officials familiar with the […]

September 9 It Is for the iPhone 6 Launch

At least that’s what everyone says, based on the scheduled media event that Apple has announced. Naturally, expectations and the anticipation levels are reaching new heights with this announcement, together with analysts making their predictions about the event and the iPhone 6. ZDNet expresses its surprise at the timing, saying, “This took us a little […]

Take a Look at the Apple Solar Farm that Powers iCloud

Apple is no stranger to criticism, especially when it comes to its carbon footprint and its efforts (or the lack thereof) to be more environment friendly. At this point, however, even the harshest critics cannot deny that the “lack” is not that huge anymore. Apple has been making considerable steps in going green, from the […]