Posts made in July, 2016

Here’s When Apple iPhone 7 Pre-Orders Might Start

By on Jul 29, 2016 in Mobile Design | 0 comments

We might know now when the iPhone 7 will be available for pre-order. Evan Blass, whose Twitter account @evleaks has become a veritable repository for reliable leaks related to the mobile industry, says that he has “confirmed” Apple AAPL will start offering preorders on its next iPhone, believed to be known as the iPhone 7, starting on September 9. Blass didn’t...

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Apple sells its billionth iPhone

By on Jul 28, 2016 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Welcome to the billion device club, Apple. Apple announced the sale of its billionth iPhone on Wednesday, nine years after the smartphone first went on sale. “We never set out to make the most, but we’ve always set out to make the best products that make a difference,” Apple CEO Tim Cook said at an employee meeting on Wednesday, according to a...

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Welcome to Zuckerworld

By on Jul 28, 2016 in Mobile Design | 0 comments

Mitchell and Luckey were brought together by Oculus Chief Executive Officer Brendan Iribe, whose office, named Inception, is just down from Mitchell’s. Above the desk and couches and armchairs is an odd steampunk-style bust by Jeremy Mayer, an artist in Oakland, Calif. Made entirely of parts from Oliver manual typewriters, the figure is dubbed Papa Oliver. He’s a...

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Apple Earnings Fall on iPhone Slump

By on Jul 27, 2016 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Apple Inc. said its quarterly profit fell 27% as the company grappled with the first prolonged slump in iPhone sales since the product was introduced in 2007. Revenue fell for a second straight quarter, along with sales of its flagship smartphone, which is awaiting an expected refresh in September. While the company reported strong sales of the smaller iPhone SE...

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Blackberry battles on with Dtek50 Android phone

By on Jul 27, 2016 in Mobile Design | 0 comments

Media captionWATCH: Blackberry battles on with new phone Blackberry has launched its first touchscreen-only Android handset, in a bid to diversify its range of devices. The company says its Dtek50 smartphone offers improved security over rival Android devices, and will cost less than its previous handset Priv. It is the firm’s second Android handset after...

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