Tag Archive: Surge


Apple’s surge into India may have just hit a roadblock

Apple’s plan to grow its market in India by selling imported used iPhones is running into problems. In particular, Apple is being opposed by rival handset makers who worry that letting Apple do this will severely damage initiatives to promote local manufacturing, hurt recycling — and (last but certainly not least) damage their own businesses […]

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

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Apple Watch makers expecting ‘surge in orders’ for second half of 2015

People working on the Apple Watch supply chain are said to be expecting a “possible surge in orders” for the second half of 2015, as Apple’s debut wearable device continues to gain momentum in the marketplace. According to a new… Read more ›

iPhone 6 triggers surge of Samsung trade-ins

Tim Cook prophesied that the iPhone 6 would trigger and avalanche of upgrades, but what he may not have expected was the unfathomable amount of Android users who are trading in their Samsung phones to get a grip on Apple’s… Read more ›

Satechi Makes The Cutest USB Surge Protect, Like, Ever

Satechi’s USB Surge Protector might just be the cutest little surge protector ever seen, with its look of surprised dismay, and its colorful two-tone shell. It even hads a little LED which tells you that it ‘s still alive, and which will eventually fade to nothing when the unit finally dies. And die it will:

The LED indicator near the top of the unit illuminates green to indicate when the surge protector is providing sufficient protection  [Read More…]

iPhone 5 To Launch Later This Month As FedEx Prepares For Surge Volume Event From Sep. 21

Looks like FedEx is expecting to be pretty busy around this time.

FedEx has issued a memo to employees noting that all training classes will be canceled between September 21 and September 24 due to a “surge volume” event. Although the company does not specify a reason for this, it falls just 9 days after the iPhone 5 unveiling, and suggests this is when Apple’s sixth-generation device will launch in the United  [Read More…]