Iphone 6 News & Analysis
| Friday Jan 31, 2014
With Lenovo buying Motorola and a new generation of devices on the way, there's rumblings of change in the mobile marketplace. But none of the hardware and network juggling will stem the tide of mobile marketing.
Marketing campaigns are focusing on apps and social media. But as the dollars continue to flow, are marketers who are following the money risky their creativity and niche opportunities? A new infographic highlights the trends.
| Tuesday Jul 30, 2013
Another beta of iOS 7 appears, adding yet more features to the huge update for Apple devices, this time with biometric finger-print reading top of the list.
| Monday Jul 22, 2013
Have you ever wished for a larger screen iPad? That dream could come true if reports pan out, suggesting that Apple's partners are working up larger-screen versions of the company's iOS-family devices.
| Thursday Jul 4, 2013
Another day, another pic of the supposed coat-of-many-colors casing for the budget iPhone 6 model that has leaked out of one of Apple's many Chinese contractors.
| Sunday Jun 30, 2013
As Apple tries to keep its hardware efforts firmly under wraps, those pesky Chinese websites keep bombarding us with potential images of components, obscure plastic elements and other teases. The latest snippet is some colorful cases for the rumored low-budget iPhone.
| Monday Jun 10, 2013
Pretty much confirmed for Apple's WWDC keynote later today, are a refresh of the iPhone's interface and a new streaming radio service enough to reinvigorate rapidly stagnating consumer excitement in smartphones?
| Friday May 24, 2013
With only a couple of weeks until Apple's big developer event, the company has to match Google's feature-heavy Android and app updates from I/O, Microsoft's new media-friendly Xbox One and keep generating hardware magic in what is becoming a highly predictable market.
| Thursday May 23, 2013
After the big Spring launches comes the bragging and the competitive advertising. Samsung is seeing rocketing sales, and Microsoft is using Siri to have a dig at Apple's iPad with its own Windows 8 tablets.
| Tuesday May 21, 2013
South Korean mega-vendor Samsung keeps churning out the devices to cover every conceivable base and user need, with the new Mega 6.3" screen phablet joining a waterproof S4 model, with an S4 mini confirmed on the way.
| Thursday Mar 28, 2013
Both companies are facing press, partner or investor backlash, and user hostility, or worse, indifference. Apple should be looking to win back lost momentum with the next iPhone announcement while Microsoft will be looking to tie computer, mobile devices and TV together via its next Xbox console.
| Tuesday Feb 5, 2013
While it may not be the best-selling device or be the most used ecosystem, Apple can lay claim to iPhone being the most profitable smartphone on the market, and now the most used device for those accessing the mobile Internet.
| Friday Jan 25, 2013
The latest IDC figures show the South Korean company moving further ahead of Apple, at the same time as Samsung reports another record quarter.
| Wednesday Jan 23, 2013
The knives have been well and truly out for Apple ahead of today's earnings call, with analysts predicting relatively weak numbers. Yet, Verizon, AT&T and others are reporting huge iPhone sales in their latest reports as earnings season gets into top gear, but that might not be enough to help push Apple's usually stellar numbers.
| Monday Jan 14, 2013
Information released over the weekend shows Samsung's Galaxy range ship over 100 million units, with a new Titanium model going on-sale, while Apple is supposed to be reducing build orders for the iPhone 5. The Galaxy range now has massive appeal across the board, while Apple's take-our-model-or-leave-it approach may now be starting to bite.
| Friday Dec 21, 2012
From the success of Passbook to the gloom of Maps, and the dings on the new iPhone and confused iPad updates, Apple has had a mixed year, but will have learned some lessons for 2013.