Tag Archive: Prepping


Facebook reportedly prepping anonymous chat app

Facebook has drawn criticism for its mandated use of real names on its social network, but to satisfy demands of anonymity – and take on Snapchat – the New York Times reports that the company plans to release a stand-alone…Read more ›

Apple Prepping Its Resellers For September 12th iPad Mini Announcement [Rumor]

September is going to be a big month for Apple fans, with more confirmation today revealing that an official media event is scheduled to take place Wednesday, September 12th. Apple is expected to announce the next iPhone at the event and then make the smartphone available the following Friday, September 21st.

While a new iPhone is on the cards, there seems to be slightly less assurance that we’ll see the rumored  [Read More…]

Apple Prepping 32-inch And 37-inch TV Sets For Fall 2012 Release [Rumor]

With rumors of a standalone Apple television set ramping up, Digitimes is reporting that Apple has told suppliers to begin prepping for the manufacturing of an Apple TV set in the first business quarter of 2012, with an expected release in the fall. The TVs in question will only be available in 32-inch and 37-inch flavors initially, according to the report. Rumors have suggested that Apple  [Read More…]

Is Sprint Prepping LTE For 2012?s iPhone 5? Massive Launch Suggests Yes

The stars seem to be aligning for an LTE iPhone in 2012. Friday, Sprint announced it plans to offer wireless 4G service “by the middle of 2012? with the faster wireless network complete by the end of 2013. This bolsters reports earlier this week that thinner LTE chips for the iPhone could be ready by the third quarter of next year. The Reuters’ report cites a “top executive” at Sprint. Dan  [Read More…]

Amazon Prepping 7-Inch Android Tablet with $250 Price Tag

Gizmodo’s mockup of the Amazon Kindle tablet

Amazon’s rumored tablet is very real, according to MG Siegler of TechCrunch. The ‘Amazon Kindle’ tablet runs a fully-customized version of the Android OS that “you’ve never seen before.” The device will sell for half the price of the entry-level iPad, and it’s expected to ship in November. MG Siegler was able to get his hands on a Design Verification Testing unit of the  [Read More…]

Amazon Reportedly Prepping Tablet for Q3 Launch

It’s a familiar headline that’s rearing its head once again today. As it turns out, online retail giant Amazon is still sitting on what may be the worst kept secret in the mobile tech sphere. Without so much as a confirmation yet by CEO Jeff Bezos that an Amazon tablet is about to be introduced, there remains little doubt in the minds of industry analysts that such a device will soon roll out – possibly  [Read More…]

Apple Prepping Employees For ‘Joint Venture’

Click the image to open in full size. It turns out Apple’s secret meeting for retail employees this past weekend was in fact for Joint Venture, a new service provided by Apple designed specifically for small business, particularly those with around ten employees. The service would provide "advanced and priority technical support for small business." MacRumors and 9to5Mac have both gone digging for what the program comprises, and have found some interesting details for  [Read More…]