Tag Archive: Manufacturers


iPhone manufacturers are battling for Apple’s business

Stop the presses: supply chain companies really, really want Apple’s business. According to a new report, key Apple manufacturers Foxconn and Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) are currently battling over control of a third company, Siliconware Precision Industries, a.k.a. SPIL. Why? Because it will help them win more orders from Apple, of course. The Taiwan-based Advanced Semiconductor […]

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

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iPhone manufacturers are battling for Apple’s business

Stop the presses: supply chain companies really, really want Apple’s business. According to a new report, key Apple manufacturers Foxconn and Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) are currently battling over control of a third company, Siliconware Precision Industries, a.k.a. SPIL. Why? Because it will help them win more orders from Apple, of course. The Taiwan-based Advanced Semiconductor […]

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

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Foxconn CEO wants Apple manufacturers to unite against Samsung

Foxconn’s CEO Terry Gou is no fan of Samsung. In fact, according to a new report, he’s been trying to use his influence as Apple’s biggest manufacturing partner to get Apple to lessen its dependency on Samsung — while a…Read more ›

iGrill Manufacturers To Unveil 2 New Accessories At CES

Accessory manufacturer iDevices has announced a couple of new grilling tech products to be showcased at CES 2014 next week. Both the iGrill2 Bluetooth Smart Meat Thermometer and the iLP Bluetooth Smart Liquid Propane Monitor are app-connected products which aim…Read more ›    [Read More…]

New Apple Patent Could Spell Trouble For Some Ultrabook Manufacturers

Apples patent arsenal continues to grow, and a recently awarded patent could hurt other Ultrabook manufacturers. Hidden within a number of patents awarded to Apple in the past week is patentD654,072described as the ornamental design for an electronic device, as shown and described. Well, the object shown and described happens to look a lot like a MacBook Air and half the MBAs Ultrabook competitors. The phrase MacBook Air is never used in the patent, but  [Read More…]

EFF Asks Manufacturers to Stop Opposing Jailbreaking

Three years ago the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) successfully lobbied for the U.S. Copyright Office to add jailbreaking the iPhone to the list of Digital Millennium Copyright Act exemptions. Their efforts allowed the Jailbreak community (and ModMyi) to flourish and operate without fear of legal prosecution (for the most part). Now the EFF is asking the U.S. Copyright Office to extend the same jailbreaking exemption to tablets and video game consoles. Technology has evolved over  [Read More…]

Did Chinese Case Manufacturers Manage to Buy a Foxconn iPhone 5 Prototype? [Rumor]

Apple finally sent outinvitations today for its next iPhone event, and everyone is wondering if well see the iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, or both. Many are starting to feel that there will be only one iPhone unveiled this year, but that remains to be seen. We have been seeing tons of purported iPhone 5 cases leaked from casemanufacturersoverseas. The reason? Apple hardware manufacturerFoxconn seems to have lost an iPhone 5 prototype.  [Read More…]