In a curious example of international geopolitics influencing the App Store, developers who have registered iTunes accounts in the Crimea are being told to stop using all Apple software, and destroy any materials related to it. Why? It all has… Read more ›
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Do you live in the European Union? Canada? Norway? Russia? Bad news, friends. Your App Store prices are about to shoot up. But hey, if you live in Iceland, great news: your app prices are going down! In a note… Read more ›
The abandoned Steve Jobs monument previously erected in St. Petersburg, Russia is to be auctioned off, according to a new report. The 6-foot-tall iPhone-looking slab was designed by local Russian sculptor Gleb Tarasov and namedÂ â€œSunny QR Code.â€ It was assembled… Read more ›
It was only a matter of time. Just a few hours after Tim Cook bravely and historically made his sexuality open, the gay-bashing has already begun. Where? In Russia, where Vitaly Milonov, the politican behind Russia’s anti-gay laws and the… Read more ›
Last month, users in Australia woke up to find that their iOS devices had been locked by an “Oleg Pliss,” and that they needed to pay a ransom if it was to be unlocked. While a few people thought iCloud… Read more ›
During Apple’s last earnings call, Tim Cook said that “our activations in Russia set a record last quarter as the highest-ever quarter.â€ Like China and other countries where the normal methods of selling phones are different than here in the states, Russia is full of growth potential for Apple. A new report from TechCrunch claims […]
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The Apple online store has expanded itsÂ presenceÂ in Europe by opening up in Russia for the first time. Apple products were previously available only through third-party resellers, but those in Moscow and Saint Petersburg can now buy iPhones, iPads, Macs, and more directly from Apple. Apple has reportedly been unhappy with Russia’s third-party distribution networks, and […]
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When the iWatch comes, could it be called the iÑÐ¼Ð¾Ñ‚Ñ€ÐµÑ‚ÑŒ instead? Perhaps not, but a new report suggests that Apple has already registered a trademark for iWatch within Russia.
The claim is being reported by Izvestia.ru, who say that Apple has filed for ownership of the iWatch name in Russia under the 9th and 14th classes for the International Classification of Goods and Services.
There’s no independent verification of this report, [Read More…]
If you happen to wander the courtyard of St.Â Petersburg’s National Research UniversityÂ of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics (quite the mouthful), you will now find a giant iPhone. The monument stands about as tall as a fully grown man, and a huge screen displays photos, videos and text about Steve Jobs, the late Apple co-founder.
The monument was just unveiled to the public after the Progress IT Fund held a competition last year [Read More…]