Apple sold it’s one billionth iphone roughly after 9 years after they introduced their most successful products. It is an great achievement by any technology company in 21st century. However Apple’s crossed this milestone while their sales are declining. According to latest reports iphone sales are down by 15%, while Apple’s nearest rival Samsung is still growing.
According to the research data published by garter in february, 2016 Samsung is now the number 1 brand in the over sales of mobile phones followed by Apple Inc and Huawei. With other Chinese phone manufacturers trying to capture more market share, Apple really need to up their game with better design and unique features to keep the iphone sales high.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Opening statements were expected to begin Tuesday to decide the merits of Apple Inc.’s claims that Samsung Electronics Co.’s smartphones and computer tablets are illegal knockoffs of the iPhone and iPad…. AP Top U.S. News At 10:28 a.m. EDT
Lower-cost prepaid iPhone shipping this year, source claims
Long proposed by analysts, a cheaper, prepaid version of the iPhone will be available later this year, claims an “incredibly solid source” for BGR. The device will allegedly cost no more than 0 without a contract. It’s suggested however that the model could be the two-year-old iPhone 3GS, which is already tied to a two-year AT&T contract…. Read more on MacNN
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I’m VERY impressed with the quality of the iPhone’s camera. I noticed that the pix I’d emailed to Flickr directly from the phone had been downsampled to 640×480 (boo). So I imported them into iPhoto (the phone appears as a photo source).
This doesn’t look cameraphone-ey at all; this looks like a very credible shot from a vintage 2 MP camera. Straight from the iPhone, no enhancement or correction.
Apple to offer iPhone 3GS for free, says analyst
Following the anticipated launch of the iPhone 5, Apple will offer customers the iPhone 3GS at no charge and the iPhone 4 for , claims RBC’s Mike Abramsky. Read more on CNET
Apple to Ramp iPhone Production in Fall: Analyst
Production of Apple’s next iPhone version will be ramping in late September or early October, FBR analysts say after recent checks. Read more on Wall Street Journal Blogs
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A montage of iPhone apps I currently use, with notes and links! 🙂
iCrossing Launches iPhone App for Bermuda Department of Tourism
iCrossing, a global digital marketing agency, announced today that it launched a new iPhone application, the Bermuda Travel & Vacation Guide, for the Bermuda Department of Tourism . Read more on PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance
Merge your Gmail and iPhone contacts
Gmail Contact’s automerge feature simplifies reconciling entries in your iPhone and Gmail contact lists, letting you mirror the contact information in your phone and e-mail services. Read more on CNET
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Que caro venden el iphone acá en la zona 1 de la cuidad :S
The POS Geeks Extends Product Line with New iPhone and iPad POS Systems for Restaurants
The POS Geeks expands its product line to include iPhone and iPad POS systems for restaurants, making it possible for restaurants to achieve efficient order entry, improved customer experience and enhanced staff productivity. Read more on PRWeb via Yahoo! News
Samsung files motion to see iPad 3, iPhone 5 prototypes
Samsung now has something in common with every single Apple customer on the Internet: it wants an early look at the iPad 3 and iPhone 5. The two companies are currently embroiled in an ugly court battle; Apple struck first, filling suit against Samsung in April for allegedly copying its products. Samsung fired back almost immediately afterward with a countersuit, one which calls Apple out for … Read more on Digital Trends via Yahoo! News
Article: iPhone + iPad Gems: Dano Pirate & The Numbers, i3D, Jackass, Kikin + Yahoo! Messenger 2.1
Welcome to this week’s edition of iPhone + iPad Gems! Today’s collection of apps is another buffet of options without any particular focus, but there’s a little something for everyone inside: a great new edutainment book for kids, a cool head-tracking technology demo, an alternative web browser, a video calling app for iPad 2 users, and a good (but raunchy) book for adults. Our top pick of the … Read more on iLounge