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We're calling it - 2015 is the year of the emoji. With the launch of Apple's new emoji in iOS 9.1, there has been a smiley face frenzy this season. Dove even created a new set of emoticons for women with curly and wavy hair. In the spirit of the smiley, celebrity manicurist Miss Pop created a gorgeous manicure with yellow faces on every fingertip. Show More Summary
What is becoming clear is that some retailers and brands fared far better than others on the biggest shopping day of the year, based on both data and customer sentiment.
Target said that the iPad was its top-selling item, both in-store and online, on Black Friday – outselling even TVs. The company revealed that it sold one iPad every second, reports Forbes. The company also noted that the Apple Watch “was especially popular in stores.” The deals aren’t done yet, either: 9to5Toys notes that Target is today offering […]
Right now, you can save $400 on Apple's 12-inch MacBook from eBay, dropping the price down to just $1100. The listing, which is for a brand new in box unit, is showing availability for both gold and space grey color options of Apple's latest MacBook model. Show More Summary
Despite less hype than Black Friday, the online shopping event still yields a few sales on Apple devices, though the discounts are more modest.
Apple’s decision to equip the 12-inch MacBook with just a single port was a controversial one, but the USB-C port Apple chose just got a whole lot more powerful. Intel announced back in June that it was integrating USB-C and Thunderbolt 3 to create “one compact port that does it all” – and that port just […]
We’ve written about how the overwhelming majority of Thanksgiving mobile shopping was done using iOS devices, but Apple devices themselves were (perhaps unsurprisingly) highly in demand during last week’s big U.S. holiday. AccordingShow More Summary
Apple hasn’t changed the MacBook Air design in years, but the company is now tipped to give its ultra portable laptop a major redesign next year and even launch a 15-inch version at WWDC 2016. DON’T MISS: Walmart Cyber Monday 2015 ad...Show More Summary
St. Jude Medical is releasing in the U.S. a new MR-compatible, upgradeable, and recharge-free spinal cord stimulation (SCS) system following FDA approval. The Proclaim Elite SCS for chronic pain is programmable using an Apple iPad mini tablet by connecting to it via Bluetooth. Show More Summary
Compared to the massive numbers of iPhones it unloads each year, Apple has “only” sold around 6-7 million Apple Watches since the device’s launch earlier this year. Granted, that’s still more than the entire rest of the smartwatch industry...Show More Summary
A 68-year-old pensioner is suing Apple for “[wiping] away his life” after staff at the flagship Regent Street Apple Store in London accidentally deleted his photos and contacts while fixing his iPhone 5. Londoner Deric White lost photos from his honeymoon, along with 15 years’ worth of contact numbers. Show More Summary
Apple could be planning on updating its MacBook Air line of laptops at WWDC 2016, according to a report from the Economic Daily News (via AppleInsider). Apple's World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) happens every year and is traditionally the platform the company uses to introduce new software and hardware. Show More Summary
2015 isn’t over yet but the rumor mill is now churning for Apple’s 2016 product pipeline. According to a somewhat-sketchy report from Economic Daily News, the MacBook Air will be getting a major upgrade in mid 2016. The new design will be thinner and lighter with substantial internet component changes, as per the report. In terms of rough timeframe, […]
Apple is reported to be working on new MacBook Air models to launch at the 2016 WWDC event, most likely to be held in June. Citing sources in the supply chain, the report claims that Apple may ditch the smaller size 11-inch MacBook Air, but add a 15-inch model, much as it currently offers with […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
With more positive feelings this time, I look at five key questions that must be answered for an Apple Car to make sense: Money, Design, User interface, Distribution & service and Charger stations. Having discussed the software culture challenge in a previous Monday Note, we now turn to a new series of questions regarding the […]
Siri, the iPhone's built-in virtual assistant, is getting more competition as Microsoft brings Cortana to the iPhone, TechCrunch reports. Cortana is available on Windows, combining some of the features in Siri and Google Now into one package. Show More Summary
There are rumors afloat that Apple’s next iPhone might ditch the traditional 3.5mm headphone jack in favor of a Lightning connector. While that might sound like the end of the world to audiophiles, don’t worry, it actually seems more like Apple being Apple. Show More Summary
A dubious rumor circulating in the Far East claims Apple plans to introduce a revamped MacBook Air lineup at its Worldwide Developers Conference in 2016, extending the form factor to include a 15-inch model potentially in lieu of an 11-inch version.