Tag Archive: Rating


Apple Watch gains a higher satisfaction rating than original iPhone or iPad

Everyone writing about the supposed failure of the Apple Watch may want to check out analyst Ben Bajarin’s latest reporting — suggesting that the Apple Watch has a massive 97 percent satisfaction rate among early adopters. For those keeping track at home,…Read more ›

Apple Share Prices Fall After Wells Fargo Downgrades Its Rating [Report]

Apple’s shares closed at 1.4 percent lower for Tuesday’s trading — ending the day at $ 553.13. The reason in a nutshell: that Wells Fargo changed its rating for Apple from “outperform” to “market perform”. While this downgrade wasn’t accompanied by…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Tim Cook Gets A 94 Percent Employee Rating On Glassdoor

They like him, they really, really like him.

They like him, they really, really like him.

Tim Cook is a well-liked CEO, at least according to employee ratings on Glassdoor, a website that allows employees of any company to post reviews, ratings, and other such metadata about the companies they work for.

The current rating of Apple CEO Tim Cook on the service is a high 94 percent, gathered from all the  [Read More…]

Tumblr iOS App Follows Vine and 500px Into 17+ Rating Territory

Buttons like this just make kids want to press it.

Buttons like this just make kids want to press it.

The Tumblr iOS app updated about three hours ago, stating “small bug fixes” as what’s new in the app. This move comes shortly after 500px app was pulled from the app store, only to return with a 17+ rating, and Twitter-owned Vine got some flack as well.

What’s not listed in the  [Read More…]

Retina MacBook Pro’s Gold Standard Rating Is Proof EPEAT Means Nothing

Tearing down the Retina MacBook Pro is like trying to dismantle an atomic bomb.

iFixit called the the 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display the “least repairable” laptop ever made, and for good reason. Apple’s super-strong glue, soldering, and proprietary screws make it impossible to replace the battery, upgrade RAM, swap the circuit boards, etc. That’s why Apple originally withdrew its products from EPEAT, the American standard for eco-friendly consumer electronics. After  [Read More…]

iPhone 4S Enjoys a 96% Customer Approval Rating

Apple’s new iPhone 4S is certainly off to a great start in terms of customer satisfaction. According to a new report from ChangeWave Research, the iPhone 4S enjoys the highest customer satisfaction rate of any new iPhone since the research firm began tracking iPhone user approval ratings. ChangeWave’s survey indicates that 96 percent of owners are “satisfied” with the device. More specifically, 77 percent of survey respondents consider themselves to be “very satisfied” with the  [Read More…]

Apple Not Party to CTIA’s New Mobile App Rating System

On Tuesday, CTIA – The Wireless Association and the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) announced a newly-developed rating system that six mobile application storefronts will “voluntarily support” as part of their application submission process. Guess who is conspicuously absent? That’s right – Apple isn’t among the voluntary supporters for the time being. On the other hand, AT&T, Microsoft, Sprint, T-Mobile USA, U.S. Cellular and Verizon Wireless are the founding members of the rating system, and  [Read More…]

Apple Customer Satisfaction Rating at All Time High, Dominates PC Industry

Apple tops customer satisfaction survey, again Apples customer satisfaction is at a new all time high, topping its own previous record but also continuing their dominating lead in the overall PC industry. The American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) polled over 70,000 consumers and gave Apple a score of 88 out of 100 possible points, saying: In the eight years that Apple has led the PC industry in customer satisfaction, its stock  [Read More…]

Apple Shares Suffer Crazy Mood Swings On The First Day Of Trading After US Credit Rating Downgraded

Many thought the first trading day after Standard & Poors downgraded the U.S. creditworthiness to AA+ would elicit some reaction from Wall Street. However, Monday has been crazy on the big board, with Apple leading other shares for wild swings. Traders placed per-share options as low as $ 335 to as high as $ 400 30 minutes afters the days open, as the Cupertino, Calif. tech giant became the most-active stock,  [Read More…]

Supply Chain Information Fires Up Apple Stock Buy Rating

Click the image to open in full size. According to sales estimates derived from Apple supply chain data, the "Apple Barometer" that’s perpetually monitored by Ticonderoga Securities suggests that shares of Apple remain a solid buy. On Wednesday morning, Ticonderoga Securities analyst Brian White once again stated his $ 612 price target for Apple stock. Information from the overseas supply chain reveals April sales increasing 113% year over year. Although White says sales for  [Read More…]