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As it has done for past events, Apple's upcoming March 9 event, where it is expected to give final details on the upcoming Apple Watch, will be available as a live video stream from the company's website as well as the Apple TV set-top box. The official Apple events page invites visitors to come back on March 9 at 10 a.m. Pacific, 1 p.m. Eastern, when live video from the presentation will be available. Live streaming requires Safari 5.1.10 or later on OS X 10.6.8 or...
The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday voted to regulate Internet service providers as "common carriers" under the Communications Act, preventing those companies from creating so-called "Internet fast lanes," and at the same time effectively neutered laws that impeded the expansion of city-owned broadband networks. Internet providers will be required to increase transparency into operations and will not be permitted to block access to legal content, slow...
Apple on Thursday sent out invitations to members of the media, inviting them to a keynote presentation on Monday, March 9, where it's expected the company will give more details on the upcoming launch of the Apple Watch, and potentially unveil anticipated new products. Among the items Apple left unaddressed when it unveiled the Apple Watch late last year were the the device's battery life -- which is expected to be a significant stumbling block -- and its price, both...
Berenberg Bank believes Apple's financial model is too reliant on the iPhone, and has predicted that the company's shares will plummet more than 50 percent to $60 -- a price target so extreme that it seems more of a statement than an actual, plausible forecast. Berenberg issued a note to investors on Thursday, a copy of which was provided to AppleInsider, presenting an extreme bear case for the most valuable and profitable company in the world. To say that Berenberg's...
Imagination Technologies, the company who designs the graphics processors used in Apple's A-series chips, unveiled the PowerVR GT7900 on Thursday, a so-called "super-GPU" that will power affordable game consoles, and could be a candidate for a future Apple TV refresh. Imagination's PowerVR Series7XT GPUs are intended for a wide range of devices, starting with phones, tablets and 4K TVs on the low-end GT7200 and GT7400 models. Starting with the PowerVR GT7600 series,...
A meeting this week between Apple chief executive Tim Cook and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin reportedly included assurances from Cook that the company intends to continue growing its operations in the region, a large part of which are focused on chip design. Apple CEO Tim Cook meets with Israeli president Reuven Rivlin in Jerusalem. | Via the Wall Street Journal "We've hired our first individual in Israel in 2011 and we now have over 700 people working in Israel...
Last quarter, Apple's iPhone took a record 89 percent share of smartphone operating profits, directly causing another record for the holiday shopping season: an all-time low for devices running Google's Android. The latest breakdown of industry profits by operating system from Strategy Analytics was released on Thursday and provided to AppleInsider. Total smartphone operating profits reached $21 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014, up 31 percent year over year,...
Apple gained ground in enterprise device activations over the fourth quarter of 2014, especially in strictly regulated industries, while Android share slipped over the same period, according to the latest data from Good Technology. Source: Good Technology In its quarterly Mobility Index, secure enterprise mobility solutions firm Good Technology on Thursday reported iOS accounted for 73 percent of enterprise device activations for the quarter ending in December, while...
Today only, until supplies run out, readers can grab Apple's 64GB iPad Air (Wi-Fi + 4G LTE) in Space Grey for $399 shipped, while a sister offer slashes the company's top-of-the-line MacBook Pro by $400 -- both of which are the lowest prices we've ever seen for these models. 64GB iPad Air Wi-Fi + 4G LTE for $399 Update: As expected, the $399 64GB iPad Air deal has sold out. However, $399 16GB iPad Air 2 and $499 64GB iPad Air 2 deals remain available via eBay Deals,...
China has blacklisted Apple and a number of other big name U.S. technology brands from its approved state purchase lists, leaving local companies to fill the resulting void, according to a report published on Wednesday. Xidan Joy City Apple Store in Beijing, China. | Source: Apple Reuters reports that China's Central Government Procurement Center's (CGPC) struck products and services made by foreign companies from its approved state purchase lists, while at the same time...
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