Tag Archive: Competitor


Samsung’s super-sized iPad Pro competitor to pack disappointing specs

Samsung’s super-sized iPad Pro competitor will come packing painfully disappointing specifications, according to the latest leak. The slate’s 18.5-inch display is to be accompanied by a speedy octa-core Exynos processor — but it’s lacking in RAM, cameras, and motion sensors. Recent rumors suggested Samsung’s giant tablet, which is to be called the Galaxy View, would be a […]

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

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Google surprises us with an iPad Pro competitor called Pixel C

We didn’t expect to see a new tablet from Google today, but we got one, and it wasn’t a Nexus. It’s called the Pixel C, and it’s a 10.2-inch slate that hopes to take on devices like the Microsoft Surface and Apple’s upcoming iPad Pro with a detachable keyboard and a focus on productivity. Pixel C […]

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

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Samsung is already working on its iPad Pro competitor

  Apple will announce a larger “iPad Pro” later this year, according to countless reports, and Samsung is already preparing its Android-powered competitor. The device is likely to be a larger addition to the flagship Galaxy Tab S family. Samsung was this…

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Foxconn invests in iOS competitor Cyanogen

Foxconn has become one of the world’s biggest tech suppliers thanks to its close relationship with Apple assembling iPhones and iPads, but the Chinese company is looking to hedge its bets by investing in the competing Cyanogen operating system. The…

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Pebble’s Apple Watch competitor is the most funded Kickstarter ever

Pebble gave its Kickstarter project an extra bump this morning with the new Pebble Time Steel model that just pushed the project over the mark to become the most funded Kickstarter project ever. Pebble Time project has raked in $ 13,617,054,…

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Netflix calls Popcorn Time, the ‘Netflix for pirates,’ a direct competitor

Popcorn Time, the app for Mac and jailbroken iOS devices that allows you to stream movie and television torrents from the cloud, has often been heralded as “Netflix for pirates,” thanks to its easy-to-use interface and huge selection of content.…

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Amazon pulls the plug on its first Apple Pay competitor

Amazon jumped into the mobile payments market a few months before Apple Pay launched, but the company is already pulling the plug on its first mobile wallet solution: Amazon Wallet. Emails were sent out to customers this week from Amazon,…

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Apple AirPlay gets a new competitor in Google Cast

Google today announced a new Apple AirPlay competitor called Google Cast, which lets you stream audio from a whole bunch of popular apps to Cast-compatible speakers. The search giant has teamed up with a number of popular services for its…

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Apple Pay’s biggest competitor has already been hacked

Apple Pay’s biggest competitor backed by major retailers has been hacked before it even launched. Retailers like Walmart, BestBuy, Gap, and CVS are waging a war against Apple Pay with their own mobile wallet solution, CurrentC, but the pending doom…

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Apple Is Reportedly Considering Its Own Spotify Competitor And iTunes For Android

Apple has been talking to record label executives about launching its own on-demand streaming service, according to a new report from Billboard. In what would certainly be a shocking turn of events, Apple is allegedly considering an iTunes app for…

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