Tag Archive: Surprising


10 surprising things we learned about Tim Cook today

Tim Cook had enormous shoes to fill when he took over as Apple CEO. With Steve Jobs’ sudden death in 2011, doubters questioned whether the Southern engineer could keep Apple relevant, but after leading Apple to become the world’s most…Read more ›

Why Beats Music’s surprising numbers make it a prime target for Apple

Beats Music is in an interesting spot as a new service, mainly because we don’t know when (or if) it will be swallowed by Apple. After it was revealed last week that Apple plans to buy Beats for billions, the…Read more ›

9 Key Takeaways From Apple’s Surprising Earnings Call

Apple turned what could have been a deathly boring financial ritual into an occasion for celebration Wednesday, posting record numbers and making headlines with some unexpected moves. Here’s our take on everything you need to know from the latest quarterly…Read more ›

Surprising Number of iOS & Mac Games Make Indie Hit List

The Independent Games Festival (IGF), held every spring at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San Francisco, is a celebration of the independent spirit. It’s both a gauge of the cutting edge in game design as well as an increasingly…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Five Surprising Tips And Tricks For OS X Mavericks Beta [Feature]

multiple_displays_menusOS X Mavericks beta, while not quite an overhaul as iOS 7, still carries quite a few new enhancements and features that you might not necessarily see at first glance. There are plenty of hidden features, which we’ve already detailed here on Cult of Mac, but more continue to be found. Lucky you, we’re here […]

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Six Surprising Tips & Tricks For iOS 7 Beta [Feature]

design_functional_gallery1iOS 7 is chock full of new things to discover and explore. We’ve been spending some time with it on our iPhones and iPads, and have found a bunch of surprises hidden within–features and new ways of doing things that are new, different, and just plain interesting. Here, then, are six of those surprising tips […]

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ABC Nightline Looks At The Surprising Yet Swift Decline In Apple Stock [Video]

Apple stock has reached its lowest point in five months.

Despite launching the fastest-selling iPhone to date just over a month ago, in addition to a new iPad mini that’s sure to be a big hit this Christmas, Apple is suffering from a surprising yet swift decline in stock value. Just weeks after reaching a $ 705 high, it now sits at its lowest price in over five months.

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