Tag: Apple

Apple shrinks orders for new iPhone models—Wall Street Journal

Due to lower demand than expected, Apple has lessened production orders for the three new iPhone models the company launched in September. The Wall Street Journal reported this on Monday, November 19. The report also says that because Apple has offered more models than usual...

Apple threatened by new phones from China

Investors are concerned that Apple Inc may have gone the wrong route in focusing too much on luxury phones, several of which cost more than US $1000. Mid-priced phone firms from China, such as Xiaomi, are providing Apple with stiff competition, especially in growing...

The good, the bad and the ugly about the new iPad Pro, on sale Wednesday November 7

Apple’s newest iPad goes on sale on November 7, Wednesday, but early adopters have already given their rundown on the good points and bad points of this latest version of Apple’s tablet. Here’s the bottom line: The good news—it’s had a gorgeous and major hardware upgrade. The...

Huawei’s Mate 20 Pro gives the iPhone XS Max and Galaxy S9+ serious competition

Huawei is now the number 2 smartphone maker in the world, but how does the Mate 20 Pro measure up? The Chinese tech giant just released its top of the line, most high tech phone that is sure to provide the iPhone XS Max and...

Is the Google Pixel 3 better than the iPhone XS?

The Google Pixel 3 came out just last week, a plus-laden smartphone that could very well pose a threat to the iPhone XS, which was just released last month. The Pixel 3 boasts of some impressive new features, such as wireless charging, a notched...

Study shows Singaporeans only need to work 10.4 days to afford newest iPhone

Apple fanatics rejoice—if you live and work in Singapore, it takes less than ten and a half days to afford the newest iPhone. A study by aggregator website Picodi shows how affordable Apple’s newest phone is depending on the country where you live. The verdict:...

“You’ll need it” – Huawei trolls Apple by distributing free power banks to folks lining up for iPhone XS

Huawei certainly has a sense of humour. While iPhone fans lined up outside the Apple store on Orchard Road the night before for the latest iPhone XS and XS Max releases, Huawei showed some true marketing smarts (and a little cheek) by handing out free...

Apple’s new releases – Singapore to see if it can overtake Samsung in 2018

Miren Gonzalez Every Apple lover waits with bated breath for each September's reveal of exciting, new technology. On Thursday, September 12, Apple announced that they will be releasing not one, not two, but three shiny new iPhones and a new Series 4 smartwatch that boasts...

US$750 billion is coming to Apple shareholders

A whopping US$750 billion is set to be part of Apple’s capital return program to its shareholders. With so much cash, Apple shareholders can have their cake and eat it too, said Gary Morton. A proposal for a 50% increase in dividend (2018) and 15% annual...

Samsung in position to top Apple’s quarterly profits for first time

Beating analysts' estimates, Samsung Electronics posted its biggest-ever quarter of profits despite a downtrodden year rigged with troubles with the now defunct Samsung Note 7. Wall Street Journal Samsung's massive earnings growth could top Apple's quarterly profits for the first time in history, a very good news...