Tag Archive: Slows


Foxconn is cutting costs as Chinese smartphone market slows

Apple supplier Foxconn is reportedly cutting costs and widening its margins to keep ahead of the pack as the Chinese smartphone market slows, according to a new report. Although Foxconn’s CEO Terry Gou has been outspoken about his desire to not rely too heavily on any one company, Foxconn currently gets around half of its […][Read More…]

Defective part slows Apple Watch rollout

The Apple Watch has been in short supply ever since its hype-filled launch, and a new report claims it’s all the Taptic Engine’s fault. Defects in the key Apple Watch component were found in the Apple’s supply chain, severely limiting…Read more ›

iOS 8 adoption slows to a crawl after hitting 69%

Apple is already testing iOS 9, but in the meantime iOS 8 adoption continues to grow¬†— although it’s starting to slow down. According to Apple’s latest stats, 69 percent of active iOS devices are now using the latest version of…Read more ›

iOS 8 growth slows to an embarrassing crawl

Apple loves to tout how quickly people update to its newest software, but with iOS 8, many are choosing to hold back. The company’s own numbers show that only 1% of the iOS user base has upgraded to iOS 8…Read more ›

When your Mac slows down, give it a tune-up

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than…Read more ›

When Your Mac Slows Down, Give It A Tune Up [MacRx]

This article first appeared in Cult of Mac magazine. Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Strategy Game Eufloria Deliberately Slows Down The Pace [Review]

Trees and seedlings. That’s what it’s all about.

Eufloria is an ingenious, engaging, addictive strategy game for iOS, with its own unique look and style. There’s much more to it than first meets the eye.

You play the role of a kind of space farmer. No, wait, it gets better. You’re in charge of flying seedlings – zoom in close and they look like tiny winged spaceships. With a couple of  [Read More…]

Kindle Fire, Nook Fueling Orders For 7-Inch Displays As iPad 2 Production Slows

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Remember the infamous Steve Jobs put-down of 7-inch tablet screens, telling reporters buyers would need to file down their fingertips in order to use the darn thing? Although we donít see tinier fingers becoming the in-style for Christmas, suppliers are pumping out more 7-inch screens for the Kindle Fire and Nook Tablet and fewer 9.7-inch displays for the iPad 2. In reality, we are seeing  [Read More…]