Tag Archive: States


You won’t be able to buy an iPhone 6s on launch day in these 5 states

Despite being sold out online, the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus will be available for walk-in purchase on September 25th, except for customers in five unlucky states. Apple reassured customers in a press release yesterday that the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus will be available will be available at 8:00 a.m. local time […]

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

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Fitness app data shows which states are more unhealthy than yours

Smug Californians now have proof they’re better than you. A couple of the most popular fitness apps in the App Store have pooled their data to figure out which U.S. states have the best (and worst) health habits. They examined… Read more ›

If you live in one of these states, Apple may owe you some money

This week, Apple lost its appeal on the antitrust case that the federal government and several state attorneys general filed on it concerning price fixing on ebooks. And now that that’s out of the way, it’s time for the company… Read more ›

Apple Watch Edition is totally untouchable in 38 states

Want to try on the super-fancy Apple Watch Edition? You might have to do a bit of driving, because in a whopping 75 percent of the United States, it’s totally impossible to demo the solid gold Apple smartwatch. Only 12… Read more ›

Apple reinstates cannabis discovery app in 23 states

Despite being a brand targeted at creatives, along with Steve Jobs’ background as an acid-dropping hippie, Apple’s always been pretty resolutely anti-drug in its message. Perhaps that’s not such a surprise, really: When you become the most valuable publicly-traded company in… Read more ›

The states with the most iPhone users will surprise you

Do you think your state has a lot of iPhone users? You might be surprised to learn that you’re right – if you live in Alaska, Montana, or Vermont. This surprising result comes from a survey conducted by mobile advertising… Read more ›

Apple brings iTunes Pass to the United States for storing money in Passbook

After launching first in Japan on July 15th, Apple has brought its iTunes Pass functionality to the United States. The feature allows you to store iTunes Store credit on a digital gift card in Passbook that can reloaded by an… Read more ›

GIFtastic map shows the 6 sad states that still don’t have an Apple Store

Critics slammed Steve Jobs when he opened the first Apple Store nearly 13 years ago, but now that Apple’s retail space makes more money per square foot than Tiffany’s, everyone from Samsung to Microsoft has been trying to duplicate Apple’s success.… Read more ›

Apple Sells One Out Of Every 10 Smartphones In The United States

Who sells the most iPhones of them all? It’s not a carrier or a third party: it’s Apple itself. In fact, the Cupertino company sells 25% of all American iPhone sales, combined. Even more staggering, though, is that Apple sells… Read more ›     

Google Finally Settles ‘Safarigate’ Tracking Controversy With 37 States

The fines just keep mounting for Google. In the wake of last year’s Safarigate, in which Google was revealed to be tracking millions of iOS & Mac Safari users against their knowledge, Google first agreed to pay a $ 22.5 million… Read more ›