Tag Archive: Born


Every time you whitelist Cult of Mac, a kitten is born

Seriously, people, we have families to feed. Kittens to adopt. We need your ad impressions. The new spate of ad blocking happening out there, driven in part by the popular addition of content blockers in iOS 9, really threatens our wallets. I mean, if we can’t put ads for yogurt and underwear on your favorite […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Happy Birthday, iPad! When You Were Born, Everyone Hated You!

"We want to put an incredibly great computer in a book that you can carry around with you and learn how to use in 20 minutes." - Steve Jobs (1983)

“We want to put an incredibly great computer in a book that you can carry around with you and learn how to use in 20 minutes.” – Steve Jobs (1983)

Today is the iPad’s third birthday. It was on this consecrated day that  [Read More…]

There Are More iPhones Sold Every Day Than Babies Born

Here’s another perspective on today’s numbers that should knock your socks off: Apple’s iPhone sales surpass the world’s birth rate. Not only has Apple become the top smartphone manufacturer in the world, but there are now more iPhones sold than babies born each day. The iPhone sold 37.04 million units during the first fiscal quarter of 2012. Since one quarter is exactly 98 days, that equals 377,900 iPhone sold per day.  [Read More…]

Brazilian iPads Will Be Born By December

Apple’s iPad will soon be spawning in Brazil, according to the country’s Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Aloizio Mercadante. Until now, the device has been produced solely by Foxconn in China, but by December Brazilian iPads will be hitting the market. According to Brazilian website UOL, Mercadante not only spoke of Apple’s iPad, but also mentioned an investment in the video games industry: “At first many doubted, but it will be  [Read More…]