Tag: Holiday

What analysts are saying in the wake of Apple’s holiday quarter financial report

Early analyst reactions are all over the place after Tuesday’s results call, in which Apple reported $ 84.3 billion in revenue for the December quarter, more than it expected in… Read more »

Apple offering discounts on HomePod to Apple Music subscribers as holiday promotion

Apple is currently sending out emails to Apple Music subscribers with promo codes to buy a brand new HomePod with a significant discount. So far, UK customers are receiving codes… Read more »

Holiday giveaway: Enter to win a Gigabyte RX 580 Gaming Box with AMD Radeon 580 graphics card for your MacBook Pro

To celebrate the holiday weekend, AppleInsider is giving away an RX 580 Gaming Box, complete with an AMD 8GB Radeon 580 video card. This portable eGPU solution features Thunderbolt 3… Read more »

Amazon Alexa and Google Home top App Store charts on Christmas Day, implies smart speakers were popular holiday gifts

The App Store charts always provide some interesting nuggets of information on Christmas Day and other big holidays as you can see the sudden influx of app downloads. This year,… Read more »

Holiday Weekend Deals: iMacs from $949 ($400-$650 off); MacBook Pros as low as $1,149 (up to $1,000 off); $299 iPads; plus 0% financing

As we head into the final stretch of the holiday season, Apple authorized resellers are slashing prices on iMacs, MacBook Pros, iPads and accessories by up to $ 1,000, as… Read more »

AirPods sold out from Apple & other retailers until 2018, frustrating last-minute holiday shoppers

As we enter the final stretch of holiday shopping this week, Apple’s AirPods are again facing supply issues. After once improving to 3-5 day delivery, and even quicker in some… Read more »

Holiday Deals: High-end 15″ MacBook Pro for $2,099; 13″ MBP (256GB) for $1,299; premium 27″ iMac 5K for $2,799 ($300 off)

Kicking off December, Apple authorized resellers are marking down popular Apple devices for holiday shoppers. Save $ 700 on Apple’s Late 2016 15" MacBook Pro with a variety of upgrades…. Read more »

KGI: iPhone X production improving rapidly as demand remains strong through holiday season

As the holiday shopping season officially begins, KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo is out with a new investor note this morning touching on iPhone X demand and supply. Kuo explains in the… Read more »

Latest Strategy Analytics data claims Apple Watch shipments of 5.2M, marketshare of 63% in holiday quarter

Following Apple’s “record” quarter it reported yesterday, Strategy Analytics is today out with new data showing the performance of the Apple Watch during the holiday quarter. Apple touted yesterday that its… Read more »

Apple CEO Tim Cook Calls AirPods ‘A Runaway Success,’ Says ‘It’s Been a Great Holiday’

Apple CEO Tim Cook toured the New York Stock Exchange with his nephew this morning, where he took a few moments to do a quick interview with CNBC. Cook said… Read more »

This week’s top stories: Hands-on w/ AirPods, iPhone 8 OLED reports, Tim Cook on future Mac desktops, holiday app sale, more

In this week’s top stories: Hands-on with Apple’s AirPods as they begin arriving to customers, more iPhone 8 reports, Tim Cook on the future of Mac desktops, and much more…. Read more »

Mega iOS/Mac Holiday App Sale Roundup: GO Trilogy, Oceanhorn, Duet Display, Bastion, Final Fantasy, Kingdom Rush + many more

From 9to5Toys: As usual at this time of year, just about every major app developer starts putting its best apps/games on sale for the holidays. We are just days away from… Read more »