Tag Archive: ‘Historic’


Wall Street is not impressed with Apple’s historic iPhone sales

Tim Cook revealed that Apple sold more iPhones 6s units this weekend than any other iPhone launch in history, but apparently the historic sales just aren’t enough to please Wall Street. Apple stock was trading as low as 112.57 this morning after closing at 114.71 last week. The company says it sold 13 million iPhone […]

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

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Apple returns to its roots at historic San Francisco venue

When Apple takes the stage at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco for the fall media reveal, company execs will walk knowing they are in a sacred space. Sure the building is 100 years old this year and part of the city’s renaissance following the devastating 1906 earthquake. But the ground at the […][Read More…]

Hong Kong politician watches sexy girls on his iPhone during historic debate

Hong Kong import and export lawmaker Wong Ting-kwong has embarrassed himself after being snapped viewing sexy pics on his iPhone during an important parliamentary debate. Because, you know, helping decide the entire future of Hong Kong isn’t exciting enough! Crazily…Read more ›

007 would Bond with these historic spy gadgets

Never mind that espionage is a dangerous line of work. The secret agent game promises plenty of intrigue and lots of fun spy gadgets.  If I knew exactly what today’s tools of the trade are, someone would probably have to…Read more ›

Potty humor adds levity to historic solar-powered flight

Sometime this month, a plane will lift off from an airstrip in the United Arab Emirate and attempt to fly around the world fueled by the rays of the sun. How technology will keep the plane airborne or how two…Read more ›

Visualize Apple’s historic earnings with this awesome web app

Yesterday, Apple announced that it had a monster quarter. In Q4, it sold 74.5 million iPhone sales to go along with $ 74.6 billion in revenue and $ 18 billion in profits. Not only that, but it broke the record for the…Read more ›

7 biggest revelations from Apple’s historic earnings call

Apple wrapped up its Q1 2015 earnings call this afternoon by announcing an unprecedented 74 million iPhone sales to go along with its $ 76.4 billion in revenue that broke the record for the most money made by a corporation in…Read more ›

Apple to build flagship store in historic L.A. district

Apple is looking to open a flagship store in downtown Los Angeles’ historic Broadway Trade Center, reports the Downtown LA Examiner, which claims its heard whispers that Cupertino plans to invade the massive building that nearly occupies an entire city…Read more ›

Tim Cook’s ‘proud to be gay’ essay is important, historic and brave

Gay rights are the civil rights issue of our time, whether in the marriage chapel, the emergency room or the workplace. That’s why Apple CEO Tim Cook’s decision to proclaim he is “proud to be gay” in a powerful personal…Read more ›

Picture this: Apple granted historic patent for original iPhone camera

We’re all so used to using our iPhones as our primary cameras these days that it’s difficult to remember what it was like in the dark days before the device came along. Today the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published…Read more ›