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Apple rakes in 75% of Global Smartphone Profits in Q2 2021

October 16, 2021
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All over the world, Apple has become the biggest profit and revenue generator in the smartphone industry. In Q2 2021, even though they only contributed a reasonably moderate 13% on global smartphone shipments, the tech giant still managed to capture 75% of the overall smartphone profits and raked in 40% of the revenue. According to […]

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Apple Watch more Popular than Rolex, iPhone Top Choice among Teens

October 9, 2021
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Apple has been named the most popular watch brand amongst upper-income teenagers in the United States. The Cupertino company has overtaken Rolex to become the most popular watch brand, according to a Piper Sandler fall 2021 survey Taking Stock with Teens. The report was based on responses taken August 17 through September 16 from 10,000 […]

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Apple posts ‘Celebrating Steve’ Tribute video on YouTube

October 7, 2021
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Apple commemorated the tenth death anniversary of Steve Jobs on Tuesday, October 5, by transforming its website homepage with a letter signed by Steve Jobs’ family and a short video entitled ‘Celebrating Steve’. The statement from the Jobs family says: For a decade now, mourning and healing have gone together. Our gratitude has become as […]

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Doctor uses iPhone 13 Pro Macro Camera to Check Patients’ Eyes

September 30, 2021
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A doctor from San Diego has made headlines this week among the Apple community as he recently discovered that the camera of the tech giant’s new iPhone 13 Pro model had a new macro mode, and it was proving to be extremely useful in helping him monitor and treat his patients’ eye conditions. Dr. Tommy […]

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iPhone 13 and Everything else that Apple announced at its September Event

September 16, 2021
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Let’s check out all the things announced at the Apple Event held on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. Apple Fitness+ Apple Fitness+ will have new workouts available, guided Meditation and expanded availability in 15 more countries come September 27. Apple Fitness+ is the first fitness service built primarily with the Apple Watch in mind, and it […]

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People Sell or Trade in More iPhones than Android Smartphones, Study Finds

September 14, 2021
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The study involves data on the number of iPhone owners either selling or trading their devices compared to owners of Android units. The official iPhone 13 announcement is just hours away, and a new report from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) on Monday revealed some interesting information on “what is happening to old smartphones”. The […]

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Apple warns High-Power Motorcycle Engine Vibrations can Damage iPhone Cameras

September 11, 2021
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Apple on Friday released a new support document warning iPhone users that exposing the device to strong vibrations, such as those coming from a high-power motorcycle engine, can severely impact internal image stabilization and autofocus systems, resulting to a reduced image quality. Apple says that its optical image stabilization (OIS) and closed-loop AF systems in […]

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Study Reveals Apple is the Most Intimate Brand during COVID

September 9, 2021
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Consumers of Apple products have conveyed a continually increasing strong emotional attachment to the brand during the COVID-19 pandemic as they have become even more reliant on the company’s products and services, based on a new study. Market research firm MBLM revealed this week that Apple has ranked as the #1 most intimate brand during […]

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Apple Watch Series 7 Available in Limited Quantities on September Launch

September 7, 2021
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Even if the Apple Watch Series 7 has been apparently facing production issues, the tech giant still plans to announce the latest edition of the smartwatch alongside the iPhone 13 on their upcoming September event. The problem is that the device will only be available in limited quantities upon launch, according to a Power On […]

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Apple announces First States getting Apple Wallet IDs and Driver’s Licenses

September 2, 2021
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Check out which US states are among those where you can add your ID to your Apple device. A total of eight states shall be the first to allow residents to add their driver’s license or state identification card directly to their Apple Watch or iPhone. Via a press release on Wednesday, Apple announced the […]

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Apple Card wins First J.D. Power Award for Customer Satisfaction

August 19, 2021
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A J.D. Power study has revealed that in the mid-sized credit card segment, Apple Card customers have ranked Goldman Sachs and Apple Card as number 1 in customer satisfaction. One of Apple’s creations, the Apple Card, is the only card issued by Goldman Sachs. It was ranked highest within the Midsize Credit Card segment in […]

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Apple Watch ECG now Available to 30 more Countries as part of Update

July 24, 2021
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Apple has released the watchOS 7.6 update to users worldwide on Monday, July 19, bringing along with it the expanded availability of Apple Watch features related to the heart such as irregular rhythm notifications and ECG functionality. In an update to Apple’s watchOS Feature Availability page, the watchOS 7.6 delivers ECG functionality to 30 additional […]

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Apple becomes First Public US Company to Hit $2.5 Trillion Market Cap

July 15, 2021

After rallying for two consecutive days, Apple has managed to hit a new record high stock price and a market capitalization of $2.5 trillion in pre-opening trading on Thursday. The American multinational tech company’s shares were up over 2% in trading on Wednesday, which saw a market valuation exceeding the $2.5 trillion threshold for the […]

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Apple highlights Selfies in Night Mode in New ‘In the Dark’ iPhone 12 Pro Ad

July 10, 2021
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Apple today released a new advertisement on its YouTube channel entitled “In the Dark”, highlighting the Night Mode feature that is available on units such as the iPhone 12, 12 mini, 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max. The humorous video focuses mainly on night mode selfies, showing a man taking pictures of himself in various […]

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Pokémon GO Celebrates 5 Years with Special Anniversary Event

July 6, 2021
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Pokémon GO has just turned five this week, and folks at Niantic have launched a special event to celebrate its fifth anniversary. It has already been five solid years since Pokémon GO was launched on the iPhone, which entailed people venturing out in the world with the main goal of catching Pokémon (pocket monsters) using […]

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iPhone 6s users get a surprising update in WWDC 2021

June 9, 2021
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This September will mark the sixth anniversary of the iPhone 6S. If you’ve held on to one this long, Apple has some good news for you: your phone will be eligible for the iOS 15 upgrade when it becomes available to the general public this fall. The iPhone 6S, 6S Plus, and first-generation iPhone SE, […]

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Apple Launches New Webpages on Apple Wallet, Apple Pay, Apple Cash and Apple Card

June 3, 2021
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Apple introduced on Wednesday a brand new webpage primarily dedicated to the Wallet app on the iPhone, highlighting the various features and benefits that can be enjoyed by its users. Apple Pay Apple Pay is a secure and easy way to pay in physical stores or online. With just a glance or touch, easily pay […]

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Check out Apple’s Tips on Maximizing iPhone Battery Life and Lifespan

June 1, 2021
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Check out these awesome tips from Apple on how to maximize the battery life and lifespan of your iPhone. When you own an Apple product such as an iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Mac or others, rest assure that it comes with a good-performing battery. In the past, however, Apple has been accused of intentionally slowing […]

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FDA Claims Risk of MagSafe Interference with Pacemakers is Low

May 15, 2021
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Three Michigan doctors discovered earlier this year that the iPhone 12 models could “potentially inhibit lifesaving therapy in a patient” because the MagSafe system may cause magnetic interference with implantable medical devices such as pacemakers. Continuing its testing, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced this week that even if specific newer smartphones, smart watches […]

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Apple to Release Foldable iPhone in 2023

May 4, 2021
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Apple is predicted to release a new 8-inch foldable iPhone in 2023 and is expected to ship out 15 up to 20 million units of the device, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a research note to investors released Monday, Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said, “Based on our latest industry survey, we forecast that Apple […]

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Check out these New Features of Apple iOS 14.5

April 26, 2021
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Apple has just released iOS and iPadOS 14.5 today, thereby marking the fifth major update to the iOS and iPadOS 14 operating systems that were first launched back in September. iOS 14.5 has now arrived just merely three months after the release of iOS 14.4, and a month after the release of iOS 14.4.2 which […]

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Apple Announces AirTag Tracking Device and More at Spring Loaded Event

April 22, 2021
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Apple’s much-awaited “Spring Loaded” event on Tuesday launched the highly-anticipated AirTag alongside other new devices such as the iPad Pro and M1 iMac. Similar to all of Apple’s events in 2020, Spring Loaded was a pre-recorded event at Apple Park, a move that has become the norm to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. People […]

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Manage School Tasks Easily with the School Assistant App

April 18, 2021
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Should there be a need for you to help manage your schedule, remind and track your assignments or check Google Classroom, then there’s an app that can assist you with that. Called ‘School Assistant’, it is a free app developed by Sun Apps to assist you for your schoolwork. Thanks to the newly released update […]

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Apple to Sell New iPhones without Power Adapters, will Save 861,000 Tons of Metal

April 17, 2021
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In its 2021 Environmental Progress Report, Apple highlighted carbon capture and energy efficiency. Its decision to stop including power adapters with products like the iPhone 12 will potentially save 861,000 tons of copper, tin and zinc. According to the tech giant, the end result would be that the smaller packaging for iPhone 12 will allow […]

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