Tuesday, September 29, 2015
On numerous occasions over the past year Apple has highlighted key differences it sees between Google and itself in the way it’s bringing personalisation to iOS without giving users the sense their privacy is being invaded or traded for advertising dollars.
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Monday, September 28, 2015
Apple said on Monday it sold more than 13 million iPhone 6s and 6s Plus during the first weekend on the market, a new record for its marquee product. The company improved its previous record of 10 million iPhones sold in the first weekend of 2014, benefiting from the inclusion of the Chinese market, where the gadget’s debut was delayed last year by regulatory issues.
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Sunday, September 27, 2015
I’m here to praise Apple again. Sorry. I have to do it. It’s not in my contract nor am I paid to do it – imagine if we were! We’d be rich! – but after manhandling the iPhone 6S Plus it’s abundantly clear that Apple has discovered another breakthrough. And they are surprisingly nonchalant about it.
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Friday, September 25, 2015
Apple last year introduced a brand-new aluminium design with its iPhone 6 – however the new all-metal frame caused a headache for a number of iPhone owners after the smartphone warped in their pockets without warning. Dubbed Endgate, the furore triggered a slew of popular YouTube videos showing people desperately trying to bend their smartphones.
Read more www.express.co.uk
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
The first reviews for Apple’s iPhone 6s and 6s Plus have been revealed - and they universally call it the best iPhone ever.
They reveal the new handset is radically faster than previous versions, and hail the new 3D Touch screen as a big step forward.
Read more www.dailymail.co.uk
Monday, September 21, 2015
Apple has confirmed launch details for the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus — unsurprisingly the new phones go on sale Friday at 8 AM. Apple says that customer response to the iPhone 6s has been “incredibly positive” although the company is yet to release concrete preorder figures.
Read more 9to5mac.com
Both the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus will be available to purchase at Apple retail stores, carrier stores, and select authorised resellers starting this Friday, Apple has announced.
Walk-in customers who hope to get the iPhone 6s lineup should arrive at a store early for Friday’s launch, the company said in a press release on Monday.
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Sunday, September 20, 2015
CUPERTINO, Calif. — Even Apple employees wait in line to get into an Apple Store sometimes. It’s a Friday afternoon and I’m outside an Apple Store next to a line of people that stretches out far enough that I can’t quite make out the end. While crowds outside Apple Stores are nothing new, this line at the company headquarters is comprised entirely of Apple employees who are queued up in the 85-degree sun to get a first look at the newly redesigned company store.
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Thursday, September 17, 2015
Apple has recently unveiled its newest flagship devices, the iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus and demands for the models are reportedly through the roof. The newest iPhone models are set to officially go on sale on the 29th of September but Apple and several sites are already offering pre-orders in a bid to stem the deluge of demands and to give the company time to ensure that customers get their orders. Shipping of orders will allegedly start on Sept. 25.
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Thursday, September 10, 2015
Apple’s move to sell its newest iPhones on an instalment plan is the latest blow to the smartphone pricing used and frequently reviled by consumers for years: the two-year cellphone contract. When Apple unveiled its new smartphones Wednesday, it said the iPhone 6S would start at $199 with a new two-year contract and the 6S Plus would cost $299 on contract.
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“The only thing that’s changed is everything,” Apple said about the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus at Wednesday’s Apple event. That’s both true and untrue. The case looks pretty much the same, the screen sizes didn’t change, and the entry-level model still has a paltry 16GB of storage. But inside it’s an all-new iPhone with some impressive new capabilities.
Read more www.pcworld.com
One of the mysteries of the iPhone 6S launch has been solved, with the apparently official confirmation that it uses a smaller battery than the iPhone 6. Apple didn’t answer every question concerning the iPhone 6S at last night’s launch. For example, where’s the camera OIS?
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Wednesday, September 09, 2015
Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage Wednesday to convince consumers to open up their wallets yet again for two new smartphones—the iPhone 6S and the 6S Plus. “While they look familiar, we have changed everything in the new iPhones,” said Cook. At the core of the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus is a new pressure sensitive technology called 3D Touch, which allows touch screen to detect different levels of force, enabling new controls and touch gestures, such as shortcuts and the ability to peek into messages and emails.
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Tuesday, September 08, 2015
A marketing firm has started its own campaign begging Apple to name their impending iPhone the iPhone 7 to avoid confusion with their own name.
In what some might perceive as a shameless PR stunt, US-based 6S Marketing has purchased billboard space in Times Square asking Apple to buck their naming convention and jump straight to the iPhone 7.
Read more www.telegraph.co.uk
In indications of Apple’s growing AI ambitions (as if this was unknown..duh !), Reuters reports that the Cupertino giant is now looking to hire as many as 86 artificial intelligence and machine learning experts. While this could pretty much be something related to iOS 9, reports suggest that it Apple isn’t limiting its AI capabilities to just software.
Read more thetechportal.in
Thursday, September 03, 2015
Mark Sept. 9 on your calendars as another unofficial Apple Day in America. That’s the expected launch date for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, which are might sell as fast as Taylor Swift CDs and garner as much press as the pop diva. The marketing magicians at Apple are hoping for a jolt of positive vibes after a summer of malaise that thumped its stock and raised questions about smartphone sales in key regions like China.
Read more www.usatoday.com
Tuesday, September 01, 2015
According to a patent granted to Apple on Tuesday, iPhones, iPads and other branded equipment could one day sport onboard smoke detection hardware to alert users, and interested parties, of a potentially dangerous situation.
Read more appleinsider.com
Sunday, August 30, 2015
Do you remember back in 2012 and 2013, when Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares were experiencing a prolonged pullback that ended up seeing shares decline by 45%? It’s a rhetorical question, because how could you forget? (Yes, that was two rhetorical questions in a row.)
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“Hey Siri, give us a hint.” That is Apple’s pick-up line for its fans and followers to join CEO Tim Cook and team on September 9 for the unveiling of the next iterations of the iPhone.
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Tuesday, August 25, 2015
The iPhone 6s isn’t even out yet, and already luxury goods companies are preparing to give folks with way too much money the chance to pre-order their next-generation Apple handset in 24-karat-gold. Hot off the mark is Goldgenie, which is currently letting customers register their interest in an exclusive luxury box-set containing both a gold-plated iPhone 6s and a gold Apple Watch.
Read more www.cultofmac.com