Tim Cook to meet with Turkish President to discuss $4B educational iPad deal

Tim Cook to meet with Turkish President to discuss $4B educational iPad deal


Apple CEO Tim Cook is on a short world tour, meeting with leaders and Apple resellers in the UAE. Cook is expected to meet with Turkish President Abdullah GĂĽl to discuss the educational purchase of iPads in a deal worth as much as $4B.

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IDC: Tablet sales remain strong, but growth is slowing

IDC: Tablet sales remain strong, but growth is slowing

IDC’s Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker for Q4 2013 show that growth in the tablet market is slowing as larger markets like the US reach saturation. Apple, though, still leads the way, beating out competitors Samsung, Amazon, ASUS and Lenovo in worldwide market share.

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iPad 2 demand falls as customers scoop up newer iPad models

iPad 2 demand falls as customers scoop up newer iPad models

The iPad 2 held its own against the iPad 3 and iPad 4, but the latest sales data from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners suggest interest in the aging tablet is slipping. Instead of the iPad 2, customers are buying up the iPad Air and the iPad mini.

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h.h. gregg offering up to $60 discount on iPad Air

h.h. gregg offering up to $60 discount on iPad Air

If you’re planning to buy an iPad Air, then you may want to check out Appliance and Electronics retailer h.h. gregg.

h.h. gregg has just announced that it is offering online order with in-store pickup for Apple products. 

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Apple’s Back to School discounts go live in Australia and New Zealand; Get Free Gift Cards with purchases

Apple’s Back to School discounts go live in Australia and New Zealand; Get Free Gift Cards with purchases

Apple’s annual “Back to School” program has gone live in Australia and New Zealand, offering students a free App Store gift card on purchases of Macs, iPhones and iPads.

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iPhone and iPad thefts “driving force” behind increasing larcenies in New York City

iPhone and iPad thefts “driving force” behind increasing larcenies in New York City

According to the New York Police Department, theft of Apple products over the past few years has been the “driving” force behind the increase in grand larcenies.

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BYOD has led to an explosion of iOS devices and Macs into the workplace

BYOD has led to an explosion of iOS devices and Macs into the workplace

Apple is making big gains into the corporate world thanks to bring-your-own-device policies and the rise of both web-based and mobile applications. The rise of iOS devices is happening in retail, technology and even utility companies. 

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Apple to announce its Q1 2014 earnings on January 27

Apple to announce its Q1 2014 earnings on January 27

Apple updated its investor website with information about its upcoming earnings conference call. On January 27, 2014, the company will discuss its Q1 2014 earnings during an investor call that starts at 2:00 p.m. PT / 5:00 p.m. ET

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Chitika: iPhone gains in post-holiday usage share, while iPad slips slightly

Chitika: iPhone gains in post-holiday usage share, while iPad slips slightly

The iPhone 5s and 5c dominated the holiday season earning Apple the honor of being the only smartphone manufacturer to gain North American usage share during the holiday season. Though the iPad didn’t show a similar gain, it still remains the dominant tablet in North America.

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CBS to stream the NFL playoffs to Macs and tablet devices

CBS to stream the NFL playoffs to Macs and tablet devices

In a big move for network television and sports, CBS announced today that it will live stream the AFC division games during the NFL playoffs. The streams will be viewable on desktops including the Mac and tablets like the iPad.

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