The technology world is shifting and evolving, traditional PCs are losing steam while mobile gadgets continue to prosper, so the already thin line between smartphones and tablets on one side and laptops and desktops on the other is likely to reach the point of near invisibility before long.
Analyst: Apple to launch iWatch and next-gen iPad Air with A8 and Touch ID in 2014, 12.9-inch iPad Pro and next-gen Retina iPad mini in 2015
There have been rumors that Apple will launch an iPad with a larger 12.9-inch screen as early as this year.
DisplaySearch: Apple may launch 4.7-inch & 5.5-inch iPhone 6, 12.9-inch ‘iPad Pro’ and 1.3-inch & 1.6-inch iWatch in 2014
In October, Â DisplaySearchÂ had predicted that Apple would launch iPhone 6 with 4.7-inch and 5.7-inch screen, 12.9-inch iPad Pro, Retina MacBook Air,Â iWatch with 1.3-inch or 1.63-inch flexible AMOLED display andÂ 55-inch & 65-inch Television sets in 2014.
Apple CEO Tim Cook has some travel plans next year that’ll bring him to Turkey to negotiate a lucrative deal with the Turkish government. While in Turkey, Cook will both meet with President Abdullah GĂĽl as well as visit Apple’s first retail store in the country. The report surfaced in Turkish publication emlakkulisi.com and was translated by AppleInsider.
The iPhone is expected to land on China Mobile in the coming weeks, giving Apple access to the carrier’s 759 million customers. After the iPhone 5s and 5c launch on December 18, the next Apple devices to land on the carrier will likely be the iPad Air and the iPad mini, says analyst Chris Whitmore of Deutsche Bank.
What Apple intends to do with its recent acquisition of 3D chip maker PrimeSense is turning out to be quite the guessing game. Earlier guesses pointed to a gesture-based TV, but later reports claimed that it was more about indoor-mapping.