Posted On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: accessories, comics, consumer, copyright, facebook, front page, games, google, ipad, iphone, mac, macrumors, microsoft, racing, search-engine
An analysis by Asymco of Apple's newly-introduced revenue breakdowns claims that Apple made more money from iTunes and accessories sales alone than all other companies except Samsung made from phone sales during the most recent quarter.
Posted On Friday, January 18, 2013 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: facebook, front page, imac, internet, ipad, iphone apps, microsoft, search-engine, search-engines
Aubrey Johnson, a former Color employee, shares two stories behind the scenes at Apple's acquisitions of both Color and Lala -- both firms were founded by Bill Nguyen before being acquired by Apple for two very different reasons. Like Pandora, Lala's music was streamed from the internet rather than stored locally. This allowed users to listen to a catalog of over 7 million songs for free as a stream over the web -- much like Pandora or Spotify today.
Posted On Friday, June 8, 2012 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: Australia, australian, browser, china, facebook, front page, google, iphone, ipod, mac, search-engine, software
Last year, Apple announced that it was phasing out developer access to UDIDs , the unique iOS device identifiers that allowed developers and advertisers to not only track usage of their own content, but also in some cases track users' movements across apps and browsing sessions.
Posted On Friday, June 8, 2012 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: australian, browser, chinese, copyright, front page, ipad, iphone apps, ipod, marketing, search-engine
Following up on its report from last week claiming that Apple will show off the operating system for its future television set product at next week's Worldwide Developers Conference, BGR now briefly reports that Apple will be using the event to introduce a new software development kit (SDK) to allow third-party developers to build apps for the Apple TV. We have heard from a trusted source that Apple will be introducing a TV SDK at WWDC next week. This would enable third-party developers to create software for Apple’s TV products.
Posted On Monday, April 2, 2012 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: copyright, downloads, explorer, front page, hollywood, india, ipod, mac, macrumors, news, search-engine
Variety reports that actor Ashton Kutcher will be playing Steve Jobs in an upcoming independent movie called Jobs . The film will chronicle Steve Jobs from wayward hippie to co-founder of Apple, where he became one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of our time
Posted On Friday, March 30, 2012 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, copyright, explorer, facebook, game, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, japanese, opinion, publishing, search-engine, universe
Earlier this month, we reported on word from the U.S. Department of Justice that regulators were looking at filing suit against Apple and e-book publishers over the "agency model" of pricing championed by Apple leading up to the launch of its iBookstore.
Posted On Friday, March 30, 2012 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, business, comedy, copyright, front page, games, homes, imac, iphone, iphone apps, ipod, japanese, search-engine, universe
In the wake of yesterday's announcement from the Fair Labor Association that it had reached an agreement with Foxconn to reduce the maximum number of working hours for its employees at its Apple production facilities, Reuters reports that Foxconn workers are concerned about the move's impact on their salaries. The concerns come despite assurances that Foxconn will augment its compensation packages to offset the loss of working hours. "We are here to work and not to play, so our income is very important," said Chen Yamei, 25, a Foxconn worker from Hunan who said she had worked at the factory for four years
Posted On Friday, March 30, 2012 By admin. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: copyright, facebook, front page, games, ipad, iphone apps, ipod, jobs, macrumors, netherlands, search-engine, universe
Late last year, Apple was fined $1.2 million by Italian regulators over its marketing of AppleCare extended warranty services for its products. The regulators ruled that Apple was not adequately disclosing standard two-year consumer protection coverage available under European Union laws. Apple last week lost its appeal of the ruling, although another follow-up hearing is scheduled for early May.
Posted On Friday, March 30, 2012 By temp. Under iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, chinese, explorer, facebook, games, iphone, macrumors, opinion, search-engine
Last week Overhaul Games announced that Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition would be making its way to the iPad later this summer.
Posted On Thursday, March 29, 2012 By temp. Under DVICE, iPhone Apps, MacRumors Tags: apple, china, chinese, comedy, copyright, dvice, front page, ipad, iphone apps, ipod, search-engine, technology, universe
Following an audit of Foxconn's facilities where the company assembles Apple products, the Fair Labor Association (FLA) today announced that it has reached an agreement with Foxconn that will result in stricter controls over working hours and an examination of salaries paid to workers at the facilities. Foxconn has committed to bring its factories into full compliance with Chinese legal limits and FLA standards on working hours by July 2013, according to its remediation plan in FLA's report