Tag Archive: Year


Skateboarding legend Tony Hawk has revealed that he’s working on a new skateboarding game for mobile devices. Hawk made references to the game in two recent interviews: one with Larry King and the other with Bloomberg. In the King interview,… Read more ›     

The Apple TV made a staggering $ 1 billion in sales in 2013. Tim Cook shared the news during Apple’s annual meeting with shareholders today in Cupertino, California. “It’s a little more difficult to call it a hobby these days,†said… Read more ›     

Apple was responsible for 15% of the world’s smartphone shipments in 2013, and as much as 56% of all the profit. Sony, on the other hand, accounted for only 3.8% of the world’s smartphone shipments in 2013, and is barely… Read more ›     

WhatsApp To Add Voice Calling Later This Year

WhatsApp, the popular messaging service that was recently bought by Facebook, is adding a big feature in a few months: voice calling. During a keynote at Mobile World Congress, WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum announced that voice calling would be added in… Read more ›     

The U.S. Postal Service will sell a collectable stamp of Steve Jobs in 2015, according to a document obtained by The Washington Post. The design of the stamp is still being developed, and the exact date of availability is not… Read more ›     

Apple maintains its position as the world’s most valuable brand for the third year in a row, according to this year’s Brand Finance Global 500 study. After Apple, the other positions in the Top 10 were filled out by Samsung,… Read more ›     

To celebrate Chinese New Year (that’s the Year of the Horse to you!), 2K Games has launched a massive iOS sale — with reductions on a ton of its titles. Among them is the popular tactical role-playing game XCOM: Enemy… Read more ›     

Russia’s second-largest mobile carrier MegaFon will start selling iPhones again in its retail stores — for the first time since 2010. MegaFon’s new three-year contract with Apple comes after the Cupertino company relaxed its sales policy in Russia. In the… Read more ›     

The iPhone 5c’s lifespan will be short-lived, according to a new report from The Wall Street Journal. Apple will reportedly discontinue the 5c this year and release two larger iPhone models. The initial success of the iPhone 5c has been… Read more ›     

When Apple unveiled the iPad Air back in October, they curiously decided to keep the iPad 2 around for another generation at a $ 399 price point… the exact same price as an entry-level iPad mini with Retina Display. In theory,… Read more ›