2013: Apple Introduces a Mini Version of the iPad

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Apple’s iPad has a ‘mini me’ and it’s called the iPad Mini. The smaller version of the iPad has a screen size of 7.9 inches but the internal specifications are almost the same as the iPad 2. Both the iPad 2 and the iPad Mini have 1024 x 768 resolutions but the Mini’s pixel density […]

What’s Apple Got Cooking For the New Year

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2012 was an impressive year for Apple with the addition of a cutting-edge Retina display to the MacBook Pro, coming out slimmer and lighter than its predecessors. As if it could not get any better, Apple worked around portability yet retained performance to create the MacBook Air. So what’s next for Apple after the unbridled […]

Schmidt Says Google Winning War Against Apple

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If the battle between Apple and Google to dominate the mobile market could be considered a full-scale war, Google is winning handily, according to company CEO Eric Schmidt. Calling his company the modern Microsoft as it duels with the world’s most popular mobile maker, Schmidt said he feels confident in Android’s progress in chewing up […]

Apple to Produce Some Macs in United States

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In a move that company Tim Cook CEO says in the works “for a long time,” Apple will begin building its line of Mac computers in the U.S. instead of China, where the majority of its products are created and assembled. Seeming to be a direct response to the many criticisms aimed at Apple over […]

Black Friday Retail Dominance: Microsoft Takes on Apple

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Microsoft has made a splash late in 2012, introducing the world to Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and the Surface tablet, but they still didn’t have what it takes to compete with consumer juggernaut Apple this past Black Friday. While Microsoft has seemingly made it a point to open their new retail locations as close […]

Apple Reveals iPad Mini, Other Devices

iPad Mini

The long wait is over and the public finally has an official taste of the Apple iPad Mini, along with a few other surprises from the world’s favorite mobile company. Given the rampant speculation leading up to its launch today, the only real surprise is that the 7.9 inch iPad Mini will enter the market […]

Apple Set to Debut iPad 4?

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Is Apple planning to unveil yet another iteration of its full-size iPad alongside the iPad Mini this week? Leaked images of what appears to be a Lightning dock connector for the iPad suggest that the answer to that question is “yes.” The newly leaked photos, one of which is pictured above, support previous reports that […]

iPad Mini Still Unannounced, Accessories Already Here

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Apple may still be a few days away from officially announcing its iPad Mini, but accessory makers are already well-stocked with third-party add-ons that will be available on the highly anticipated device’s launch day. Details of just how many accessories will be ready for the iPad Mini release come from Brian White, an analyst with […]

Apple Maps Not “Most Powerful,” Google Cuts Services

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Two of the world’s largest tech companies made some minor changes to their online offerings today, with each revision revealing some of the more important changes being made at Apple and Google. Apple Maps No Longer “Most Powerful” Following an acidic reaction to its Maps app product, Apple has removed references on its website to […]

2,000 Person Brawl Disrupts Foxconn Factory

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Renowned for its sub-par working conditions and overcrowded dormitories, Chinese manufacturer Foxconn, the company behind most of the components found in Apple’s iPhone, is closing one of its largest factories today following a brawl on the premises that involved more than 2,000 workers and required more than 5,000 police officers to subdue. Seriously injuring 40 […]