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Tim Cook Highlights App Store Numbers, More Than 400 Million Accounts Worldwide

Apple CEO Tim Cook highlighted a number of applause worthy App Store statistics during today?s WWDC keynote presentation. Apple?s App Store will be available in 155 countries with 32 new additions this year alone. In these 155 countries Apple has 400 million App Store subscribers (accounts) with one-click buying. Quote: ?This is the store with the largest number of accounts with credit cards anywhere on the internet that we’re aware of.” ? Cook The massive number  [Read More…]

Mac OS X By The Numbers: 60 Million Users Worldwide [WWDC12]

Craig Federighi took the stage after Phil Schiller at WWDC today to talk Mac. OS X Lion has been a wild success, and 40% of all Mac users run the operating system now 9 months later. 26 million copies have been shipped exclusively through the Mac App Store. There are 60 million Mac users around the world, and Apple’s market share has been rising exponentially in the desktop space over the past  [Read More…]

App Development By the Numbers – Android Sputters While iOS Surges

Beyond the sheer number of devices sold, one of the biggest ways to Apple and Google try to position themselves as having the top mobile platform is by comparing the number of third-party apps available for users to download. Apple usually takes the number of apps available one step further when comparing iOS to Android by pointing out how many apps take advantage of the iPad’s tablet features such as  [Read More…]

Apple By The Numbers: iCloud, App Store, Education, Retail And More

Apple held its Q1 2012 fiscal earnings call this afternoon, and the company reported record-breaking numbers across the board. Revenue reached $ 46.33 billion with a net profit of $ 13.06 billion, more than doubling Apple’s profit since this time last year. We’ve got a roundup of interesting numbers from this afternoon’s call for you to check out. There were 140 million App Store downloads on December 25th alone. 1.5 million  [Read More…]

Scott Forstall Talks iOS Numbers: Quarter Billion Devices Sold and iPad is Number One [Let’s Talk iPhone]

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Scott Forstall took the stage at Apple’s “Let’s Talk iPhone” event to talk about iOS 5 numbers. Following Tim Cook’s talk about Apple’s numbers for its main platforms, Forstall gave some specifics about how iOS 5 is faring in the mobile space. Check inside for the details. iOS accounts for 61% of the mobile market. There are 500k apps on the App Store. There are 140K iPad apps  [Read More…]

Leaked Sales Numbers Suggest Amazon Kindle Fire On Track To Outsell iPad [Exclusive]

Six weeks before it officially goes on sale, Amazon’s $ 199 Kindle Fire is shaping up to be the biggest tablet launch ever… and Cult of Android has the numbers to prove it. A verified source within the Seattle based online retail giant has provided Cult of Android with exclusive screenshots of Amazon’s internal inventory management system Alaska (Availability Lookup and SKU Aggregator). These leaked shoots show that orders for Amazon’s  [Read More…]

Apple’s iPad Shipments Dwarf RIM’s PlayBook Numbers 19 to 1 [Report]

We knew Apple’s iPad dwarfed RIM’s PlayBook, but now the image seems even more lopsided, thanks to shipping numbers from a group of analysts. The Cupertino, Calif. company shipped 19 iPads each time the BlackBerry maker shipped one of its rival devices. Little wonder RIM, facing financial scrutiny Thursday, is back concentrating on its smartphones.   RIM sold 490,000 of the seven-inch PlayBook tablets versus 9.25 million iPads shipped during the  [Read More…]

Judge To Apple: Want To Prove Samsung’s Copying Hurts You? Show Us Your iPad 2 Sales Numbers

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An Australian judge suggests Apple pony up some iPad sales figures to bolster its argument for barring sales of Samsung’s Galaxy 10.1 tablet. Although it is was only a suggestion, the tech giant may have to disclose sales in the UK and U.S. – something Samsung attorneys have demanded. Federal Court judge Annabelle Bennett Monday said without evidence showing Samsung’s tablet hurt iPad sales, “I can’t  [Read More…]

MacBook Air Scores Sky High Geekbench Numbers

The change from Intel’s Core 2 Duo processors to Intel’s new SandyBridge Core i5 processors did more than a little good for the new MacBook Airs. The new processors equaled nearly two times the performance in the new MBAs according to Geekbench results from LaptopMag. This year’s 13″ 1.7Ghz i5 MBA scored 5860 on the Geekbench benchmark compared to last year’s score of 2,681. Thats more than double the performance, and the 11″ faired even better  [Read More…]

Google Has Fun With Numbers

Google may not have won a share of Nortel’s patent library last week (Apple, RIM, Sony, Ericsson, and EMC did), but they probably had the most fun placing bids during the auction. Google, following their initial stalking horse bid, put forth the following bids of: $1,902,160,540 $2,614,972,128 $3.14159 billion For the blessed few out there smart enough understand the two numbers before the Pi reference, Google used Brun’s constant, and Meisel-Mertens constant as bids. Obviously  [Read More…]