Tag Archive: Europe


Nintendo brings Miitomo game to U.S. and Europe

Nintendo’s first smartphone game is finally available to download in the U.S. and Europe, two weeks after making its debut in Japan. Miitomo, which lets you create your very own Mii and socialize in a virtual world, is free to play on both Android and iOS. Although it’s not the Nintendo game we were hoping to […]

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You can finally preorder Apple TV 4 and iPad Pro (in Europe)

Apple still hasn’t given us an official release date for the upcoming Apple TV 4 and the iPad Pro, but if you live in Europe you can already pre-order the new devices. A select few Apple Authorized Resellers have started taking preorders for the Apple TV 4 which is expected to launch in late October. […]

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27% of smartphone buyers in Europe swapped Android for iPhone last quarter

Apple’s iPhones might be on the verge of a big refresh this month, but that doesn’t make them any less appealing to those looking to take a break from Android. In Europe, 27 percent of smartphone shoppers swapped their Android for an iPhone last quarter, while 9 percent of consumers made the same switch in the […]

Ericsson takes lawsuit against Apple to Europe, wants up to $725m per year

Claiming that Apple is infringing on several of its patents, Ericsson has ramped up its lawsuit efforts against the company by expanding them to cover Germany, Britain and the Netherlands. “Apple continues to profit from Ericsson’s technology without having a… Read more ›

iPhone is killing it in Europe thanks to Android switchers

Europe was supplanted by China this past quarter as the second most important market for Apple, but according to a new report from Kantar, the iPhone-maker is gaining grown in Europe thanks to Android switchers. Over 30% of Apple’s new… Read more ›

Apple Pay could be coming to Europe as early as mid-April

The question of when European iPhone owners can expect to start using Apple Pay may be answered sooner rather than later. Visa Europe has announced that it is putting in place the infrastructure to allow contactless payment terminals to support the… Read more ›

Apple will spend $1.93bn in Europe on its greenest data centers yet

Apple has announced plans to open up two new data centers in Europe: its biggest European project to date. Located in Ireland and Denmark, the twin data centers will power the company’s online services including the iTunes Store, App Store, iMessage, Maps… Read more ›

App Store prices are going up in Europe, Canada, and Russia

Do you live in the European Union? Canada? Norway? Russia? Bad news, friends. Your App Store prices are about to shoot up. But hey, if you live in Iceland, great news: your app prices are going down! In a note… Read more ›

Apple increases Dev Program membership prices in Europe

Apple has today increased the annual subscription cost of its Mac and iOS Developer Programs in several countries across Europe. While the prices remain the same at $ 99 in the U.S., Europeans can now expect to pay anything from $ 96… Read more ›

Apple offers 14-day refund window for digital purchases in Europe

Apple has introduced a new 14-day return window for digital purchases made in several European countries. App Store, iTunes, and iBookstore items purchased in the U.K., Germany, Italy, and France are now eligible for complete refunds, and users are not required to… Read more ›