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Apple Watch shipments predicted to fall 25 percent this year

Apple Watch shipments may fall by more than one-quarter this year as compared to 2015, claims well-connected KGI Securities Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In an investment note to clients, Kuo writes that he thinks Apple Watch shipments will top out at fewer than 7.5 million units this year; representing a significant drop from the 10.6 […]

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2015: The year photography moved (and moved us)

We were too busy taking our own pictures in 2015 to notice that something about photography had changed. This was the year the photo moved. It shed its flat, two-dimensional constraints and showed a life once left to the imagination. The movement could be slight, as in Apple’s Live Photos, a new feature on the […]

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Apple Music should hit 20 million subscribers within a year

Apple Music has a respectable 6.5 million subscribers right now, but respected music business analyst Mark Mulligan estimates that Apple’s streaming music service will come close to hitting 8 million subs by the end of this year — and a massive 20 million paying customers by the close of 2016. In a new report with his predictions […]

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iPhone 6s tops Galaxy S6 in Google’s ‘Year of Search’ list

iPhone ranks as the no. 1 consumer tech gadget on Google’s newly-released “Year of Search” list, beating Samsung’s Galaxy S6 as the smartphone we were, apparently, all looking for this year. Given that the iPhone was a massive hit for Apple, the smartphone’s position on the list is no great surprise, although Apple also takes […]

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Start the new year with a whole new set of workplace skills [Deals]

Many offices have become a den of ninjas, hiring those who are nimble and efficient in things like coding, spreadsheets, graphic design, analytics, you name it. Staying sharp along a broad range of skills is key to staying marketable, and with more than 100 lessons that’s what the eduCBA bundle is all about. It’s just […]

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Apple analyst thinks 2016 is the year iPhone sales finally crash

Apple’s iPhone business may have been stronger than ever in 2015, but — never fear — the Apple doom predictors are never far away. In this case, the doom report comes from Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty who predicts that iPhone sales will drop for the first time ever in 2016. In particular, she thinks iPhone sales […]

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Apple looks poised to sell 21 million watches in first year

Didn’t think the Apple Watch would catch on? Not everyone agrees, especially analysts who study sales projections. Cupertino is on track to sell 21 million watches and rake in about $ 8.4 billion in revenue in the first 12 months of the Apple Watch, according to one of the hottest Apple analysts around. Not bad for […]

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Get an iPhone 6 and a year of unlimited talk-and-text for less than half price [Deals]

Whenever the new iPhone comes out, scores of us start eyeing our contracts and working out the math hoping it’ll be worth the jump. This deal from FreedomPop takes the pressure off, offering a certified pre-owned iPhone 6 and a year of premium wireless service, including 500 megabytes of LTE data every month, without any […]

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Apple tops ranking of most innovative companies for tenth straight year

When it comes to innovation, American-based corporations are pushing the envelope more than any other nation and Apple is leading the charge. According to the latest rankings from Boston Consulting, Apple was the world’s top innovator for the tenth year in a row, followed closely by Google. Six of the top 10 companies on Boston […]

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Has Apple given us much to be thankful for this year?

You might be sick of the sight of Turkey by now, but you can’t spend enough time being thankful. The big question we have is: Should we be thankful to Apple for the lineup it has delivered in 2015, or was this a year to forget? Apple certainly hasn’t been slow this year; we’ve had […]

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