Apple reports Q2 2014 earnings, beats the street with $45.6B revenue, $10.2B profit

Apple reports Q2 2014 earnings, beats the street with $45.6B revenue, $10.2B profit

Apple has posted quarterly revenue of $45.6 billion and quarterly net profit of $10.2 billion, or $11.62 per diluted share in the second fiscal quarter of 2014 (first calendar quarter of 2014), compared to revenue of $43.6 billion and quarterly net profit of $9.5 billion, or $10.09 per diluted share in the year-ago quarter.

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App Deals for today: Download Microtrip, Dark Slash, Air Supply and more for free

App Deals for today: Download Microtrip, Dark Slash, Air Supply and more for free

We have some great apps for you today that have gone free for a short duration on the App Store, including Microtrip, Simple Transfer, Dark Slash, Air Supply and more.

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GameStop Expanding to Open More “Simply Mac” Resale and Repair Stores

GameStop Expanding to Open More “Simply Mac” Resale and Repair Stores

GameStop, the familiar American video games retailer, is making a significant push to broaden its business as used games becomes an ever more fragile market. According to The Star-Telegram, the company plans to extend its retail locations further into the realm of Apple devices and AT&T Mobility products, notably through more “Simply Mac” retail stores.

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Here’s What the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6c could look like

Here’s What the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6c could look like

Concept artist Martin Hajek has published concept renderings of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6c, showing Apple’s next-generation iPhone in metal and plastic variants, much like the current-generation iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c.

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iOS 7.1 code reveals new Apple TV may come with Siri voice control

iOS 7.1 code reveals new Apple TV may come with Siri voice control

Code references in iOS 7.1 and iOS 7.1.1 has revealed that Apple may be working on adding support for Siri voice assistant feature to the next generation Apple TV.

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Analyst expects iWatch to replace iPod in the future; doesn’t expect an iPod refresh this year

Analyst expects iWatch to replace iPod in the future; doesn’t expect an iPod refresh this year

According to a research note from Christopher Caso, an analyst with Susquehanna, the iPod lineup will not be refreshed this year, which means that there won’t be a new iPod Touch to accompany the iPhone 6 launch in September. The report also states that Apple could be looking to replace the iPod line with the upcoming iWatch sometime in the future, indicating that the iPods are on their death beds now.

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These are the 6 Apps featured in Apple’s new ‘Powerful’ iPhone 5s TV ad

These are the 6 Apps featured in Apple’s new ‘Powerful’ iPhone 5s TV ad

Apple aired a new iPhone 5s TV ad last night called ‘Powerful.’

The ad tries to convey the message that “with the iPhone 5s, you’re more powerful than you think” by showcasing some of the things users can do with their iPhone such as creating music, playing games on a giant screen, tracking their health, taking photos and recording videos.

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Apple fixes FaceTime connection issue on OS X; but FaceTime still not working on iOS 6

Apple fixes FaceTime connection issue on OS X; but FaceTime still not working on iOS 6

Last night Apple released an update for FaceTime for OS X [iTunes link] to fix the connection issue that users have been facing with FaceTime for almost a week.

Apple is recommending all users of FaceTime on OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard to install the update.

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Sprint to make all devices domestically unlockable from February 11, 2015

Sprint to make all devices domestically unlockable from February 11, 2015

Sprint has updated its unlocking policy, which now states that it will make all devices launched after February 11, 2015 unlockable so that they can be used on other domestic networks such as AT&T or T-Mobile.

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Apple airs new iPhone 5s TV ad ‘Powerful’

Apple airs new iPhone 5s TV ad ‘Powerful’

Apple has started airing a new iPhone 5s ad called “Gigantic” on ABC today.

The ad showcases some of the things users can do with their iPhone such as creating music, playing games on a giant screen, tracking their health, taking photos and recording videos.

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