Tag Archive: expected


Wall Street On iPhone 5: Apple Expected To Sell 8-10 Million By End Of September

You might have heard that Apple is set to unveil a new iPhone tomorrow. Wall Street certainly has, and analysts have been predicting how many units Apple will sell out of the gate. Anticipation for the iPhone 5 is ridiculously high, and Apple is expected to shatter the records it set with the 4S last year.

While estimates vary, the general consensus is that Apple will sell between 8-10  [Read More…]

Apple Owns 65% Of Mobile Web Traffic, iPhone 5 Expected To Boost Share [Report]

See all that blue? That’s Apple.

Apple devices currently account for over half of all mobile web traffic in the U.S. and Canada, according to Chitika. During August 2012, Apple’s share of web traffic on mobile devices grew from 63.75% to 65.03%. Samsung trails behind at a distant second place with a 12.47% share.

“With the iPhone and iPad, Apple dominates the mobile market when it comes to web usage,” reports Chitika.  [Read More…]

Apple Owns 65% Of Mobile Web Traffic, iPhone 5 Expected To Boost Share [Report]

See all that blue? That’s Apple.

Apple devices currently account for over half of all mobile web traffic in the U.S. and Canada, according to Chitika. During August 2012, Apple’s share of web traffic on mobile devices grew from 63.75% to 65.03%. Google trails behind at a distant second place with a 12.47% share.

“With the iPhone and iPad, Apple dominates the mobile market when it comes to web usage,” reports Chitika.  [Read More…]

Apple Expected To Become World’s Biggest Gaming Platform By The End Of The Year

iOS devices will soon be the world’s most popular game console.

Apple’s iOS devices have had a huge impact on gaming, and more and more people are choosing to get their kicks on the iPhone and iPad rather than dedicated handheld consoles from the likes of Sony and Nintendo. By the end of this year, analysts expect Game Center accounts on iOS to surpass the 200 million milestone, making it the world’s  [Read More…]

Consumers Expected To Shut Up And Smile As Verizon Donates $1.25 Million Of Stolen Money To The FCC [Rant]

Perhaps you’ve heard the “great” news about how Verizon has to dish out $ 1.25 million to the FCC for violating the FCC’s “C Block rules,” requiring licensees of C Block spectrum to allow customers to freely use the devices and applications of their choosing. If you’re just hearing about it, let me give you the gist of things and then you’ll get to hear me rant.

Back in 2008 there  [Read More…]

Apple Expected To Ask Carriers Pay More As iPhone Sales Continue Upward

As iPhone sales continue to climb, U.S. carriers should expect Apple to also require increased subsidies, one observer writes. Verizon could pay nearly 28 percent more in 2012, with Sprint and AT&T also facing double-digit hikes in payments for the popular smartphone. According to Geggenheim Securities analyst Shing Yin, AT&T, Verizon and Sprint will likely sell 38 million to 40 million iPhones during 2012, up from 30 million iPhones during  [Read More…]

iPhone 4S Untethered Jailbreak Can Be Expected As Early As Next Week

Not much else to say. Hot on the heels of his iOS 5.0.1 jailbreak for A4 devices and lower, jailbreak hacker extraordinaire pod2g has now reportedly made progress jailbreaking the iPad 2 and iPhone 4S running iOS 5.0.1, and says that we could even expect a release next week. Hurrah!

iPad and iPhone Demand Is More Than Expected ? By A Lot

The demand for iPads and iPhones by far outweighs what we thought. Morgan Stanley Research conducted what they thought were reasonable demand numbers for Apple’s blazing hot devices. It’s no doubt that people are rushing into stores to buy iPhone 4’s and iPhone 4S’s and not just that but iPad 2’s too. The iPhone 4S is just skyrocketing in sales and demand is really putting Apple’s supply in between a rock and a hard place.  [Read More…]

Apple’s Business Prospects in Israel May Be Bigger Than Initially Expected

As we reported on Tuesday, Apple is thought to be on the verge of paying somewhere between $400 and $500 million to acquire Anobit, a flash memory company based in Israel. This news first leaked late Monday from a Middle Eastern news source, which indicated that Apple CEO Tim Cook is actively considering an acquisition of the firm, which presently has some 200 employees. On Wednesday, however, we leaned that in addition to the possible Anobit  [Read More…]

iPhone 4S Cleared For Sales in China With Expected December Arrival

The folks over at MIC Gadget are reporting that China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) have finally issued the network access permit for the iPhone 4S earlier this week. According to the report, this permit was the last obstacle standing in Apple’s way to officially sell the iPhone 4S in China. In response to the news, China Unicom has said that it expects to launch the device by the end of the month. The company  [Read More…]