Tag Archive: Growing


Apple encouraged by growing revenues in China

China’s rising middle class has been good for Apple and the iPhone. CEO Tim Cook said iPhone sales in the world’s largest smartphone market has risen 112 percent over the last year. Cook reported the China earnings during Apple’s third-quarter conference call as the company gets to set to release an earnings report Tuesday afternoon […]

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

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Apple Pay adds 23 regional banks and credit unions to growing roster

If you’re a user of a local or regional credit union like I am, you’ll be excited to hear that Apple continues to add smaller financial institutions to its ever-growing list of places that will let you pay for things…Read more ›

Apple adds Macworld editor to growing stable of journalists

Apple’s is continuing to make big changes in the friendlier post-Kate Cotton PR era with the announcement today that Chris Breen, the long-time senior editor at Macworld, has been hired by the fruit-flavored tech company. Breen has worked at both…Read more ›

Apple hopes to meet growing iPhone demand in India with 500 retail stores

After an expansion into China that is nothing short of spectacular, Apple next has its sights set on India, with its vast population of 1.2 billion citizens and rapidly-growing smartphone market. With that in mind, the company is reportedly finalizing plans…Read more ›

Apple growing secret team in Cambridge to make Siri smarter

Tucked away in an assuming building in Cambridge, Massachusetts, a small Apple team has been working on the future of Siri. And that team is growing. A new report reveals that Apple is leasing a big new office and hiring away…Read more ›

Stop the Twitter for Mac Image Cache Folder from Growing Huge

The Twitter for Mac client has a peculiar feature (bug?) which causes the app image cache to grow endlessly and without limitation. That means the Twitter image cache folder can easily become several gigabytes in size unbeknownst to the end user, and those cache files are also stored in virtual memory, which can cause unnecessary … Read More

Stop the Twitter for Mac Image Cache Folder from Growing Huge

The Twitter for Mac client has a peculiar feature (bug?) which causes the app image cache to grow endlessly and without limitation. That means the Twitter image cache folder can easily become several gigabytes in size unbeknownst to the end user, and those cache files are also stored in virtual memory, which can cause unnecessary … Read More

Frankenstein iPhones: A Growing Scam In China

Apple just set a record for the most iPhones sold in a quarter, but while the new iPhone 5ses and Cs are flying off shelves, a new scam is booming in China where broken old iPhones are cannibalized for parts…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Verizon Keeps Growing And Growing Thanks To iPhone

verizon-iphone-screen-flickrConsensus right now is that iPhone growth is slowing, but that didn’t stop Verizon by growing iPhone activations by 44 percent in the last quarter, beating estimates of activated iPhones by as much as half a million. According to The Wall Street Journal, Q2 was another iPhone-centric quarter for Verizon, with the iPhone responsible for […]

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Samsung’s Growing Cash Pile Reaches $28.5 Billion

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Samsung’s recent success in the smartphone market with devices like the Galaxy S II, the Galaxy S III, and the Galaxy Note family have helped the company grab market share by the bucketload, and with that comes heaps of cash.

The Korean electronic giant now has almost $ 40 billion in cash and cash reserves, which, after taking away its debt, equals 31.2 trillion won ($ 28.5 billion) in cash stockpiled  [Read More…]