Tag Archive: Brand


Apple Going After Adult Websites That Use Apple, iPhone Brand Names

Apple is going after the owners of a number of web domains that look to capitalize on the name-brand power of Apple’s most famous products – particularly the iPhone 4S.

Incredibly, Apple didn’t secure the domain name iPhone4s.com, and as a result, the ownership of that hot digital real estate has fallen into “the wrong hands.”

According to the folks at Domainnamewire.com, Apple “has just filed a complaint with World Intellectual Property Forum over seven domain  [Read More…]

Apple Fires Employees That Criticize Brand on Facebook, Twitter

It will likely come as no big surprise to many that Apple reportedly maintains a strict – and I mean strict – policy when it comes to social media usage among its employees. According to published reports this week, Apple will fire any employee who utters a negative word about the company and its brand through social media channels like Facebook and Twitter.

“In general,” reads a new report from ifoAppleStore.com, “Apple retail employees are allowed  [Read More…]

Nokia Succumbs to Apple Brand in China

Apple’s iPhone has moved ahead of Nokia’s handset offerings as the preferred choice among Chinese buyers for their next smartphone purchase according to a report by Morgan Stanley.

China is currently Apple’s second largest market with revenue increasing from $3 billion in 2010 to $13 billion so far in 2011. Morgan Stanley predicts that China could surpass the United States as their largest market in three years time, adding $30 billion a year in revenue over  [Read More…]

Apple Tops Google As The Most Valuable Brand In The World [Report]

According to a report by WPP�s �BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands�, Apple has surpassed Google to become world�s most valuable brand. The brand value of Apple has increased 859% since the year 2006.

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Other notable companies in that list includes: IBM at number 3, and Microsoft on number 5.

Full press release is as follows:

Apple becomes world�s most valuable brand, says WPP�s BrandZ Registering a staggering  [Read More…]

Apple Ranked Most Valuable Brand of 2011

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Apple’s overall rise in popularity worldwide has skyrocketed and has really shown in the past couple weeks. The Fortune 500 even ranked Apple extremely high even though giants like Walmart are still up as number one. Even with competition from Microsoft and Google’s campaign for Android, Apple has continued to strive for greater heights and has not been tired out or broken down by any means. As  [Read More…]

iconNotifier: A Brand New Icon Based Notification System For iPhone Now Available [Jailbreak Tweak]

We’ve told you about our disdain for the way iOS currently handles notifications over and over, and now there’s a new alternative on the block – iconNotifier.

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The idea is an interesting one. Once installed via Cydia, this little tweak  [Read More…]