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Apple Sells 500 Millionth iPhone

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It has been almost 7 years since the first ever iPhone made its way into the hands of customers in 2007. Today, Apple has sold their 500 millionth iPhone, according to a report by Forbes. Read More

Apple Posts Record Breaking Figures for Black Friday Shopping Event

blackfridayaFollowing Apple’s annual Black Friday shopping event were some record breaking figures. The predictions that were made by Apple prior to this event were four times that of past years. They broke that record by 7pm this year. Read More

Android Kicks Nokia’s Symbian To Become World’s Top Smart Phone Operating System

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Google’s Android has kicked Nokia’s Symbian operating system for smart phones to become the top smart phone operating system. This shift was expected as Android runs on devices manufactured by several different companies, while Nokia’s Symbian runs only on devices manufactured by Nokia.

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Apple Sold 7 Million iPads in One Quarter

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Apple today announced its financial results for the first quarter of the year 2011. The numbers Apple presented are staggering and this has been Apple’s best quarter ever.

While every area of Apple’s business bloomed, the iPad attracted an amazing number of people. In just this holiday season, Apple sold 7.33 million iPads which is 3 million more than the previous quarter. As more schools, colleges, institutions, individuals, and even governments adopt the iPad, the sales are going to definitely increase. The sales are so high that the device has overtaken Apple’s complete Mac business in terms of revenue.

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iPad Helps Increase Computer Hardware Sales

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According to comScore (a research firm), the Apple iPad is helping drive consumers’ holiday spending on computer hardware. Computer hardware sales is a top growing category for the holiday season with a 25 percent increase compared to last year.

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1.7 Million iPhone 4 Sold in Three Days

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On June 24, Apple’s next generation iPhone hit the stores and was a huge success. People stormed into Apple Stores all over US, France, UK, Germany and Japan. People were dying to get their hands on the device and stood in line for hours to get the feel of the phone. 600,000 people pre-ordered the device from Apple’s website and were eager to get it.

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