Following 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
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.
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.
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.