Charlie Gingell

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How To Compete With Apple

When the screen on AJ Forsythe’s beloved iPhone cracked for the fifth time, the California Polytechnic State University student learned how fix it himself. Word spread and Forsythe was soon such a busy fixer that he co-founded iCracked with his friend Anthony Martin, pitching the business in the …

Apple's Eddy Cue On Price Fixing: He'd 'Do It Again'

Eddy Cue. KTLA<p>Apple's Eddy Cue has spoken out for the first time about the iBooks price-fixing scandal. This month, the company will appear at a federal appeals court in the US to fight a lower court ruling that Apple conspired to fix prices in the e-book market in order to compete against …

University of Iowa

Early reviews of latest iPads praise new hardware, but wish for more

“A monumental achievement in the field of iterative improvement”<p>Saving your money and sticking with the iPad mini 2 is the way to go

Have People Stopped Upgrading Their iPads?

The reason why sales are shrinking appears to be pretty obvious. There isn't a good reason to own three Apple gadgets — a Mac, iPhone, and iPad — when a combination of just two of them will do. And now that iPhones come with larger screens, there's even less of a reason to buy an iPad along with it.<p>…

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Apple iOS 8.1 To Launch Today. Here's What The Features Will Be [Updated]

Apple’s senior vice president of Software Engineering Craig Federighi said that Apple iOS 8.1 will be releasing today. Apple iOS 8.1 includes bug fixes, functionality for several Continuity features, the iCloud Photo Library, Apple Pay and the return of the <i>Camera Roll</i>.<p><b>Continuity</b><p>Continuity lets you …

Apple Failed To Revolutionize The iPad. So What?

Apple released new iPads yesterday, bringing thinner, faster models to market while keeping the old ones available at lower prices. With a remarkable 56 different models to choose from, you’d think the company could now satisfy nearly everyone. Except, of course, the insatiable technology press. …

Touch-screen Mac unlikely, says Apple's Federighi

The head of Apple's software business explains to CNET why we won't be seeing an iMac or other Apple computers with a touch screen.<p>CUPERTINO, Calif. -- When will we see a touch-screen Mac? Maybe never -- at least according to Apple's head of software.<p>Craig Federighi, Apple senior vice president of …

Touchscreens

Apple: Quite believable, actually

I might have stumbled into a new drinking game Thursday when it occurred to me that seemingly every other word out of an Apple executive’s mouth at …

Why the iPad mini 3 is a gigantic ripoff

The iPad Air 2 is the best tablet Apple’s ever made. The iPad mini 3 is good, but it’s also a gigantic ripoff.<p>Phil Schiller gushed over all the new iPad Air 2 upgrades during today’s keynote, reveling in its improved camera, powerful A8X chip, anti-reflective coating and Touch ID. But when it came …

Finland blames Apple for economic problems

Apple (AAPL) has recently come under fire for “Bendgate” and “Hairgate.” Now, the company is being blamed for more a more serious matter: Finland’s …

Ireland Is Looking To Close Apple's Favorite Tax Loophole

Ireland is moving to phase out the "Double Irish" tax structure that has let companies like Apple and Google save billions of dollars in taxes, sources tell Australia's iTnews. Although the change is not sure, it is reportedly "more likely than not" to happen.<p>Ireland's tax structure helped Apple …

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Apple's Design Chief Tells Other Companies To Quit Copying Them

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Working With Steve Jobs, Summed Up By A Former Apple Employee

According to one former NeXT and Apple employee that worked with Jobs, his reputation doesn't do it justice. Ken Rosen, a managing partner at consulting agency Performance Works, summed up his experience working with Jobs in one quote:<p>"Steve Jobs was not just everything you heard, he's everything …

Steve Jobs

Apple's iPhone-based 'Pay' launches this week

Owners of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus handsets will be able to use them to buy items from Walgreens, McDonalds and Staples in the US from this weekend, suggest reports - but Apple staff are already using it to buy lunch in their staff canteen<p>Apple’s iPhone-based ‘Pay’ will launch this weekend and allow …

Apple Pay

Former CEO John Sculley explains how Apple sells experiences

I’m a sucker for Apple history, and I particularly enjoy hearing from the people who had an impact on shaping Steve Jobs into the incredible force of nature that he became.<p>In a new interview with John Sculley, the former Apple CEO sheds some light on what may have been his single biggest lasting …

Will.i.am to go head to head with Apple over smart watch

Britain's 7Digital has seen its share price soar 44pc after being named in collaboration with the Will.i.am smart watch<p>The share price of a small British company supplying the music system to a new smart watch designed by Will.i.am, has soared today off the back of news of the device's launch.<p>The …

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The iPhone 6 Plus Wins The Longer Race

Apple’s new iPhones have been available for around a month now, and something interesting has happened with this generation: I’m forced to revisit my original reviews and change my initial impression based on later experience. After further testing of the two devices, I find the iPhone 6 Plus has …

‘It’s been way too long’ since Apple updated these products

The tagline for next week’s Apple media event is “It’s been way too long.” While that might be nothing more than a sarcastic nod to the fact that Cupertino announced the Apple Watch and iPhone 6 just last month, it could be a cryptic indication that we’ll see updates to some of the company’s …

Apple to Live Stream Upcoming October 16 iPad Event

Apple has plans to offer a live stream of its October 16 event, according to a source that spoke to <i>MacRumors</i>. As with its September 9 iPhone event, Apple will likely offer a stream of the event both on its website and through a dedicated channel on the Apple TV.<p>Invitations for the October 16 event, …

Apple’s Jony Ive Is Not Flattered By Xiaomi

At the Vanity Fair Summit, Jony Ive just gave his much-anticipated panel, “Genius by Design.” Ive spent a significant chunk of his time on stage talking about Apple’s design process in broad strokes, touching upon the evolution of ideas and the process by which the team makes decisions on when to …