Apple has started preparing the infrastructure for the special event planned on September 9, where it will introduce its 4.7-inch iPhone 6. The event is to be held at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts at De Anza College in Cupertino. It is the same location where Steve Jobs introduced the original Mac 30 years ago. Flint Center is not used very often and the last time an event took place there was in 1998. Read More
As noted by The Loop, Apple has sent out media invitations for the special event where it will be introducing the iPhone 6. As rumoured before, the event is scheduled on the September 9 and will be held at the Flint Centre for the Performing Arts in Cupertino. Registration for the event will start at 8:00 am and the event will begin from 10:00 am. Read More
In May, Apple had won the second major infringement case against Samsung and the court had asked Samsung to pay $120 million to Apple. After winning the case Apple had requested for a permanent injunction on nine Samsung devices in the U.S. According to The Wall Street Journal, Judge Lucy Koh has denied this request. Read More
In a recent interview with Re/code’s Walt Mossberg, Tim Cook said that the decline in sales of iPad from past two quarters is just a “Speed Bump”.
In a brief interview about tablets I had this week with Apple CEO Tim Cook, he said, “We couldn’t be happier with how we’ve done with the first four years of the iPad,” and added that, “I’d call what’s going on recently a speed bump, and I’ve seen that in every category.”
Apple has announced two new changes that will aid in revenue generation through iAds. The first change gives developers more format options for the iAd styles which would help in getting more advertisers and also reach advertisers who prefer a minimum advertising standard. The other change gives them access to two new regions. Read More
In July Apple announced the upcoming iTunes Festival that is to be held in London during the month of September. Apple has just released the schedule of events for the festival that will kick off from September 1 and will feature around 40 artists. Deadmau5 will be the first artist to perform in the festival followed by Beck and Jenny Lewis the next day. The 30 day event which will be at The Roundhouse in London will end on September 30. Read More
According to a recent report by Taiwan’s Economic Daily News, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is in the process of rolling-out a new 6nm FinFET fabrication process that would give a monthly output of 50,000 wafers. With A8 expected to launch along with iPhone 6 on September 9, TSMC wants to ensure it doesn’t lose majority orders of A9 Chip to other chipmakers. The current chip size is 12-inch, though there is no mention in the report for the wafer size for A9 processor. Read More