Apple has released its financial results for the second fiscal quarter of 2013. The Cupertino company reportedÂ $ 43.6 billion in revenue and a net profit of $ 9.5 billion. That translates to earnings ofÂ $ 10.09 per diluted share.
Wall Street has been incredibly pessimistic towards Apple in recent months, but today’s results for revenue managed to surpass even the more bullish claims. Apple’s estimates for the next quarter are even more conservative [Read More…]
Apple has just announced the numbers for a quarter that most on Wall Street have declared to be doom. Apple has comfortably beat Street estimates, but still posted their first decline in year-over-year profit margins since 2008. What does it mean?
To help you make sense of Cupertinoâ€™s business this quarter, hereâ€™s a breakdown in easy-to-read chart form of everything from the growth of Appleâ€™s revenues, profit and profit margins, to the [Read More…]
Though it’s somewhat rare to encounter ownership and permissions errors in OS X, it can happen, particularly when an account has been moved, or a files owner has been modified by a third party application. Oftentimes you can just run through the process to repair user permissions, but that’s not always guaranteed to sort out a problem, and in some situations you need to adjust a files ownership directly on [Read More…]
Along with posting its Q2 2013 Financial Results, Apple also announced today it will double the Capital Return Program that has been paying dividends back to investors since it began last year.
Apple says it will use a total of $ 100 billion of cash under the calendar program until the end of 2015.
Here’s the full press release:
CUPERTINO, Californiaâ€”April 23, 2013â€”AppleÂ® today announced that its Board [Read More…]
Need to delete a contact from the iPhone? Maybe you want to delete all contacts from everywhere, including the iPhone, iCloud, OS X, iPad, and everywhere else, so that you can start anew with a blank address book? You can do both easily and quickly, though as of now the only way to delete every single contact in an expedient manner requires the usage of a Mac.
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Obex is a like scuba suit for your iPhone.
If extreme outdoorsman Bear Grylls has an iPhone 5, he no doubt needs to protect it from all sorts of dangers, like rain, dirt, mud, and when things get really tough, his own pee pee.
Obex Case by Seidio Category: iPhone Cases Works With: iPhone 5 Price: $ 90
That’s exactly the kind of over-the-top protection Seidio’s Obex case promisesâ€” total refuge from [Read More…]
Apple’s iTunesÂ catalogueÂ revolutionized the way people consume media. Why go to BlockBuster to rent a movie when you can download it from iTunes just as quickly? While most of the market has been trying to catch up, Apple’s lead in online video sales has remained dominant in the U.S.
NPD released a new report that highlights Apple’s strength in electronic video sales and rentals. While everyone else is fighting for second [Read More…]