Tag Archive: Shipped


Why the iPad has never shipped with a calculator app

As crazy as it sounds given the wide range of use-cases Apple makes possible with the iPad, it has never shipped with a built-in calculator app. And, according to a recent post on Twitter from a user claiming to be an ex-Apple employee, we may finally have an explanation. Shock horror: it involves Steve Jobs being a perfectionist. Check […]

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

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Apple has already shipped almost 7 million Apple Watches

I wish I could have a failure like the Apple Watch! Despite naysayers claiming the Apple Watch hasn’t taken off as Apple hoped, a new set of figures suggests that Apple has shipped close to 7 million Apple Watches since its launch — a figure which outstrips all other vendors’ combined smartwatch shipments in the past five financial […]

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

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78% of 1.7 million Apple Watch orders still haven’t shipped

Last week, researchers at Slice Intelligence claimed that Apple had taken orders for as many as 957,000 Apple Watches in the first 24 hours that it was available on Apple.com. And that was in the U.S. alone. Now Slice is…Read more ›

Apple shipped a massive 4.9 million Macs in Q3

To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports about the death of PCs have been greatly exaggerated. Or they have for Apple, at least. According to new numbers from market analysts IDC, Apple sold an impressive 4.9 million Macs in the third quarter…Read more ›

Our iPad Has Shipped. Has Yours? [Open Thread]

Oh snap! My iPad is leaving China and making its way across the Pacific already. By this time next Friday Im gonna be getting super intimate with my new iPads 3.1million pixels and learning their deep dark secrets. Has your iPad shipped yet? Or are you one of those unlucky souls in the U.K.? Post a pic of your iPads shipment status in the comments so we can all collectively  [Read More…]

Samsung: Weve Shipped 10M Galaxy S II Phones While Apple Fans Still Wait

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Although much of the tech news bandwidth has been consumed with chatter about the Apple iPhone 5, Samsung has shipped 10 million Android-powered Galaxy S IIs smartphones before touching foot on U.S. soil. Many expect the Samsung v. Apple battle to be the cage fight of cellular titans. In just five months the Galaxy S II has seen tremendous growth, Samsung announced over  [Read More…]

Just Shipped: Neato Speakerphone-Equipped Bluetooth Travel Speakers for iPad From iHome

We think this is pretty cool the iHome iDM15 ($ 99) is a set of Bluetooth-equipped stereo speakers that include a microphone so they can be used as a speakerphone. The speakers unpack from a case that turns into a stand for your iPad and, and theyre equipped with rechargeable batteries. Theres even a call button to answer calls. Seems like a great travel accessory if those elfin  [Read More…]

500,000 New MacBook Airs Shipped Already

According to Digitimes Apple has already shipped 400,000-500,000 third generation MacBook Airs. How fast can they make these things? Digitime’s source said volume is expected to remain strong throughout july and August, no doubt because of back-to-school sales. Quote: The sources estimated that Apple’s MacBook series sales will reach 13-14 million units in 2011 and may even reach 15 million units, while adding that Apple is the only vendor that has provided a full shipments forecast  [Read More…]