Month: April 2015

Amid rumors of an Apple buyout, Nokia’s maps business shines in otherwise disappointing quarter

Shares of Nokia fell more than 12 percent on Thursday after the company’s networking division reported disappointing results. But a bright spot was its "Here" mapping division, which is rumored… Read more »

Samsung’s Mobile Business Sees Major Profit Drop Following iPhone 6 Launch

During its Wednesday earnings call, Apple rival Samsung Electronics reported net profit of 4.63 trillion won ($4.35 billion) for the January to March quarter, a 39% drop from its net… Read more »

Microsoft Announces Cross-Platform Add-Ins for Office Apps, Plans to Bring iOS Apps to Windows 10

Microsoft held its annual BUILD conference for developers this morning, where it made several announcements that may be of interest to Mac and iOS users. First off, the company announced… Read more »

Apple iPad software issue grounds ‘several dozen’ American Airlines flights [u]

At least one American Airlines flight was grounded before takeoff on Tuesday due to a software bug that disabled pilots’ iPad-powered electronic flight bags, potentially affecting the carrier’s entire fleet… Read more »

Tim Cook: Component Cost Breakdowns on Apple Products Are Nowhere Close to Being Accurate

During today’s Q2 2015 earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook noted that Apple Watch margins are lower than the company average, and on a followup question about those margins in… Read more »

Apple TV gains NBC Sports Live Extra channel amidst NHL playoffs, Kentucky Derby

Exclusive NBC Sports content, including the NHL playoffs and this week’s running of the Kentucky Derby, is now available on the Apple TV with a new dedicated channel. AppleInsider –… Read more »

Rumor: Apple deliberately delayed Tidal app updates to help Beats Music relaunch

Apple may be intentionally slowing the release of updates to Tidal’s iOS app in an attempt to weaken the music service ahead of an impending relaunch of Beats Music, a… Read more »

Embracing a wireless future: What it’s like to use Apple’s 12″ MacBook as your main computer

In writing our review for Apple’s impressive new 12-inch MacBook, the reality of using the ultraportable notebook didn’t fully set in until I realized I couldn’t actually finish the publication… Read more »

Embracing a wireless future: What it’s like to use Apple’s 12″ MacBook as your main computer

In writing our review for Apple’s impressive new 12-inch MacBook, the reality of using the ultraportable notebook didn’t fully set in until I realized I couldn’t actually finish the publication… Read more »