Tag Archive: U.S.


The company behind Candy Crush Saga has withdrawn its controversial trademark application for the word “Candy” in the United States, according to documents filed with the U.S. Trademark Office early on Monday morning. Cult of Mac previously reported on developer… Read more ›     

Blackberry has been dealt another blow as yet another major customer jumps ship to iPhone. The U.S. Air Force is planning on replacing 5,000 Blackberries with iPhones. In a report from the Air Force Times, the Air Force says that… Read more ›     

U.S. Customers Are Hoarding $13.4bn Of Old iPhones

Around half of U.S. consumers are hoarding their old iPhones in cupboards and sock drawers — representing an inventory worth around $ 13.4 billion in total. According to the annual “Mobile Mountain Study†conducted by research group OnePoll for resale site… Read more ›     

How To Download Facebook Paper Outside The U.S.

Facebook Paper is a pretty great panacea to the social network’s usually crummy iPhone apps, but unfortunately, it’s only available in the United States, leaving those overseas out-of-luck. But because Paper is a free app, you can download it pretty… Read more ›     

Apple could open a sapphire glass manufacturing facility in Arizona as early as February, according to recently published correspondence between the company and state regulators. Analyst Matt Margolis unearthed documents that mention the Mesa plant — described as “Project Cascade”… Read more ›     

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has begun a pilot program in two of its major hotel locations in Manhattan and Silicon Valley, which does away with keycards altogether by allowing guests to enter their rooms using just their smartphones. Hotel guests will receive… Read more ›     

Virgin Mobile has been competitive with its iPhone pricing ever since it came out of the gate, and that trend doesn’t appear to be going anywhere. In the U.S., Virgin Mobile has reduced its unsubsidized iPhone prices by 10 percent… Read more ›     

There’s good news and bad news for Apple. The good news is that the Cupertino-based company sells more tablets in America than anyone. The bad news is that Apple is selling less iPads proportionate to the total share of tablet sales than a year ago… and Mac sales are also going down. This data comes […]        [Read More...]

Apple has been doing its “12 Days of Christmas” promotion for a few years now — offering iOS users a bit of Yuletide cheer in the form of free videos, songs, games, books and apps. Strangely, while this promotion has… Read more ›     

A new report from analysts Park Associates has placed Apple at the top of the list for most desirable brand in the desktop computer category. Apple has previously topped the survey for most desired brand in tablets, smartphones, MP3 players,… Read more ›