Apple was awarded 290 million dollars today by a San Jose jury. Samsung was ordered to pay Apple the money after the second ruling in favor of Apple. Samsung will most likely appeal the decision like they did with the first one.
The city of Cupertino has approved the new Apple campus, so let the spaceship jokes begin. Construction is slated to take off in the next month or so and it is expected to be
Rumors are again circulating that Apple is creating a 12.9 inch iPad which will be released in late 2014 according to The Korea Times. Apparently Apple has
Apple has used a tiny fraction of the 147 Billion they have on hand. They have supposedly bought the company PrimeSense for 345 million, which helped build the original Kinect for Xbox 360. This also adds even more fuel to the fire that Apple is working on an Apple TV, as we have written about on numerous occasions.
The reviews are coming in from all over the web and they tend to be very positive. Overall the form factor is nicer and the screen is gorgeous. Some reviewers were not overly happy with the price increase, and we tend to agree. If Apple could have kept it at $349 that would be the perfect price.
Apple, over the past few years, has quietly been building manufacturing plants in the US from China. It started with the new Mac Pro and now the rumors are that Apple will be building the long rumored Apple TV in the US.
Reverb has just updated their app to 1.1. This is a major overhaul from the previous version. The new app learns very quickly about your taste in news and then curates it for you. We have seen other apps do this. Flipboard and Zite are two apps which are amongst the most popular in this category.
The iPad Mini Retina has been spotted in the wild running at 1.3GHz which is just slightly below the 1.4GHz that the brand new iPad Air is running at. It is also the exact same speed as the iPhone 5S which, in our experience, is a very quick device.
Is this the next iPhone? As we have seen in the past, Apple tends to create a new body for the iPhone with the release of each new version (i.e 3,4,5), which means this most recent mockup might be correct.
One of our favorite apps is Runkeeper and it was updated today to utilize Apples M7 co-processor. The new update will allow the phone to measure any activity for a period of 15 minutes or more.