Tim Cook on lack of new product launches in 2014: “It means more to us to get it right than to be first”

Tim Cook on lack of new product launches in 2014: “It means more to us to get it right than to be first”

We’ve all been eagerly waiting for Apple to launch products in new product categories this year. But we are yet to see any new product launches so far.

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iTunes expands to over 800M accounts, $5.2B in purchases and 70B app downloads

iTunes expands to over 800M accounts, $5.2B in purchases and 70B app downloads

During its quarterly earnings conference call for the second quarter of 2014, Apple shared details on its iTunes apps and services ecosystem, which is growing to become an important source of revenue for the company.

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Former Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts to begin tenure at Apple next week

Former Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts to begin tenure at Apple next week

Apple announced last year the Angela Ahrendts, CEO of Burberry, will be joining the company this Spring as the senior vice president of retail and online stores. During Apple’s Q2 2014 earnings conference call, Cook confirmed that Ahrendts will begin at Apple next week.

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Apple confirms its sold 20 million Apple TVs through Q2 2014

Apple confirms its sold 20 million Apple TVs through Q2 2014

Apple today announced during its earning conference call that it has sold 20 million Apple TVs since the product launched in January 2009. This disclosure is unusual for Apple, which normally does not reveal sales numbers for individual models and smaller product categories like the Apple TV.

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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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