Is Apple Taking Too Long to Innovate?

Is Apple Taking Too Long to Innovate?
I’ve seen mentioned a few times lately how investors and critics are concerned that Apple hasn’t introduced a new class of product since before Steve Jobs’ passing. Is this a valid concern? Let’s break down the time between past product announcements to compare. Read more…

Google Releases New Maps Update, Adds New Features

Google Releases New Maps Update, Adds New Features
Google Maps has provided an actual working alternative to the very buggy maps app that Apple rolled out with iOS 6. But even though it is THE maps app to have on your iOS devices, Google is not content with just providing a working app. The company has released its first update to its app Read more…

iPhone 3x More Reliable Than Other Smartphones

iPhone 3x More Reliable Than Other Smartphones
An industry report published today says that Apple’s iPhone is considered by users to be three times more reliable than its nearest competitor, Samsung. Needless to say, the iPhone tops the list on smartphone reliability. Read more…

Evasi0n Jailbreak Tool Posts Record Downloads

Evasi0n Jailbreak Tool Posts Record Downloads
Apple has many competitors and rivals – among them Samsung, Google, and Microsoft – but one of its biggest “rivals” is not even a company but the practice of jailbreaking. Even though Apple’s engineers are working tirelessly to plug all vulnerabilities that developers can use to jailbreak its devices, it has been largely unsuccessful, only Read more…

iPad Mini sales may be affecting iPad

iPad Mini sales may be affecting iPad
The launch of the iPad Mini has been a success as evidenced by its robust sales. But this success may have been met at the expense of another product in the Apple family – the iPad. According to a report published by Reuters, insiders involved in the production of Apple’s iPAds mentioned that the order Read more…

Apple cuts orders due to weak iPhone 5 demand

Apple cuts orders due to weak iPhone 5 demand
The Wall Street Journal has reported that Apple has allegedly issued significant cuts in its orders for the iPhone 5 because of weak demand for the product. The newspaper said that it received the information from certain people who know about what’s happening. According the WSJ, the reduction in the orders are set for the Read more…

Rumors of a cheaper version of iPhone heating up

  You usually take rumors with a grain of salt, especially ones that involve Apple. But lately most of the rumors surrounding Apple’s products have been fairly accurate so it’s no surprise that the latest rumors about a new Apple product offering is heating up online. According to the new rumors, Apple is planning to Read more…

Google Maps app for iOS clocks 10 million downloads in just two days

Google Maps app for iOS clocks 10 million downloads in just two days
Another concrete sign that Apple really bungled its Maps app for the iOS is the sheer volume of downloads for the Google Maps app that was reported shortly after it was officially released in the Apple App Store last December 12. According to Jeff Huber, the senior vice president of commerce and local at Google, Read more…

Apple Hiring Texas Instrument Pros To Work on Its Own Chips

Apple Hiring Texas Instrument Pros To Work on Its Own Chips
Apple is allegedly hiring engineers from Texas Instruments to help strengthen its pool of engineering talents tasked to improve its proprietary chips for both its computers and iOS products. According to The Next Web, Apple is hiring people in Israel, specifically in Hertezliya and Haifa. Texas Instruments just announced that it cut 250 jobs in Read more…