This is a guest article by Ruben Corbo, a writer for the website Broadband Expert where you can find internet service providers in your area and compare prices on different deals for your wireless internet necessities. The Apple iPhone 5 will be released sometime soon, likely in September 2011, according to widespread rumors. As consumers [...]
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Apple has just released their earnings from the previous quarter that beat all the analysts expectations with record shipping of iPhones and iPads. Those numbers are what the other guys would love to see for their one year or two year shipment, something Apple does on quarterly basis. Google has recently reported that they activate [...]
Continue Reading Apple sells 9.25M iPads and 20.34M iPhones in Q2, 2011
Apparently it does, according to a survey by Nielsen Company. It appears African Americans prefer Blackberries while Asians prefer the iPhones. Incoming search terms:iphone ethnicityiphone users by ethnicityethnicity of iphone usersethnicityiphone by ethnicityethnicity and the iphonesursat ipadiphone users ethnicitylg prada 2 kf900 whatmobilewhat is suri\s from iphone ethnicity
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Apple iPhone owners, Android owners, and Blackberry owners are all loyal to their devices and see themselves and others in certain way. Here is a great illustration. Incoming search terms:eye of the beholder iphoneeye of beholdereye of the beholder androidin the eye of the beholdereye of the beholdereye of beholder androidandroid eye of the beholdereye [...]
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Even though this blog mostly covers smartphones that are just as good or better than the Apple iPhones, we always give credit to Apple when it’s due. According to the latest J.D. Power and Associates survey, Apple leads satisfaction among all the smartphone owers. Here are the scores (out of 1000) Apple: 800 Motorola: 791 [...]
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Apparently, there is a new category of phones that are more than just smartphones. According to research from Strategy Analytics, Superphones are defined as “a high-end smartphone with a supersized display above 4 inches and a superfast processor greater than 1GHz.” By this definition, none of the iPhones are considered Superphones… Strategy Analytics also forecast [...]
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Not quite but sort of. Sprint is selling ZTE branded iPod Touch case that allows you to connect the iPod Touch to Sprint’s 3G EVDO Network. So, what this will allow is, you can use it to browse internet on your iPod Touch anywhere, not just where the WiFi is. And by using Skype, you [...]
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In public, both companies maintain that the partnership is ideal but we know there has to be more than what they are leading on. Here is a very detailed and juicy story behind the scene on all the key meetings and decision that shaped the pricing, data plan, and possible deflection to Verizon. Enjoy. http://www.wired.com/magazine/2010/07/ff_att_fail/all/1 [...]
Continue Reading Behind the Scene: What really happened between Apple and AT&T
The company that brought all those 1Ghz SnapDragon Processor to be the fastest smarphones not named Apple is doing it again. Qualcomm has announced their latest offering that runs at 1.2Ghz, supports display up to WXGA 1280 x 800 pixels, 1080p HD video recording, etc. You know Apple is not going to be using this [...]
Continue Reading 1.2Ghz Dual-Core Processor coming to iPhone Killer Near You
No matter how well Apple makes their phones and no matter how much improvement they expect to make with their new 2010 release phone (iPhone 4G?), there is one thing they can’t do anything about. And that’s is their exclusive carrier partner AT&T’s network quality. Yeah, you can argue most of iPhone users use the [...]
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Despite recent success with Android based phones, Motorola has been knocked out of the top 5 spot for the first time, ever. They used to be the one and only back in the days but they’ve been slipping down slowly and now, they are not even on the top 5 list anymore. The new one [...]
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