Internet

Amazon Touches $1 Trillion, on Pace to Overtake Apple

Amazon.com on Tuesday briefly joined Apple to become the second $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 71 lakh crores) publicly listed US company after its stock price more than doubled in a year as it grew rapidly in retail and cloud computing. Its shares traded as high as $2,050.50 (roughly Rs. 1.47 lakhs) before easing a little to end the session […]

Mobile

Huawei the Second Biggest Smartphone Vendor Ahead of Apple in Q2 2018: IDC

China-based Huawei took the second-place spot from Apple in a tightening global smartphone during the second quarter of this year, according to figures released Tuesday by International Data Corporation. South Korean consumer electronics titan Samsung remained the top smartphone maker, shipping 71.5 million handsets, but Huawei moved into second position with shipments of 54.2 million, according to IDC Worldwide Quarterly […]

Internet

Apple and Amazon Lead the Pack to $1 Trillion Market Value

For a long time, Apple appeared to be flying solo to a $1 trillion (roughly Rs. 68.7 lakh crores) market value, but Amazon is right at its heels – and experts have no fears of a tech bubble. Apple, at $939 billion (roughly Rs. 64.5 lakh crores), remains the highest-valued private company on the global markets – and could […]

Mobile

Apple Expects LCD iPhone Models to Drive Majority of Sales This Year: Report

While the 2018 iPhone lineup is likely to include two new OLED display-featuring models, Apple is apparently not very optimistic about the premium experience and is now reportedly expecting that LCD models will make up the majority of iPhone sales in the upcoming lineup. It is reported that the Cupertino giant initially wanted almost equal production of iPhone models featuring […]

Mobile

2019 iPhone Models to Support USB-C Fast Charging: Report

Apple is said to unveil three iPhone variants this year, and leaks point at a budget 6.1-inch device with a LCD display and no 3D Touch. Another variant is expected to be the iPhone X successor with an OLED display, and the most premium will be the Plus variant with a 6.5-inch OLED display. These variants were earlier reported to […]

News Updates

Tim Cook: Apple may take legal action over immigration restrictions

After sending an email to employees expressing Apple’s opposition to the Trump administration’s new immigration restrictions, Apple CEO Tim Cook is now making a forceful stand. “More than any country in the world, this country is strong because of our immigrant background and our capacity and ability as people to welcome people from all kinds […]

Gadgets

Let Us Count Some Reasons Why You Won’t Want Will.i.am’s New Headphones

Will.i.am has a chequered history of making pieces of consumer technology that nobody really wants. Now you can add to that list a pair of Bluetooth headphones. Let us count some reasons why you probably won’t want these i.am+ EPs headphones in your life: They’re styled to look like vinyl records. Apple explains that there […]

Computer

Apple denies plan to kill music downloads, as evidence mounts Apple Music can delete existing libraries without permission

Yesterday, reports claimed that Apple was drawing up plans to leave digital music sales. The company was said to be in the “when, not if” phase, and was debating leaving the market on either a two-year or 3-4 year timeline. Today, the Cupertino company has stated that these reports are “not true,” and that it […]