Archive | October 27th, 2011

Apple partners LG and Samsung having trouble with the iPad 3’s Retina Display

27. October 2011

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The iPhone burst onto the scene in 2007 and quickly became the premier smartphone on the market. Since then, Apple’s iconic smartphone has retained its status as the smartphone to beat amidst an unending stream of Android devices that, taken together, have taken away a significant amount of marketshare¬†that would otherwise belong to Apple. Seeking […]

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US Dept of Veterans Affairs seeks security clearance for the iPad and iPhone

27. October 2011

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Apple hasn’t typically earned too much scratch selling its devices in bulk to Government agencies, but that may be changing soon as the iPad continues to make inroads into all types of employment and management positions. Not wanting to be sitting firmly behind the technology curve, the US Department of Veterans Affairs is looking into […]

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Gazelle says BlackBerry trade-ins reach all-time high in wake of iPhone 4S release

27. October 2011

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Just a few years ago, Blackberry was synonymous with smartphone. The profits at RIM were plentiful and Blackberry devices were considered the creme de la creme. And then along came the iPhone and completely turned the smartphone market upside down. In one swift stroke, Apple redefined the very notion of what a smartphone looked like […]

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Italian Court denies Samsung’s motion for an iPhone 4S injunction

27. October 2011

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In a makeshift legal game of monkey-see monkey-do, Samsung’s response to a multitude of Apple lawsuits alleging patent infringement has been to file countersuits in a number of jurisdictions and seek injunctions against various Apple products. So far, that plan has been failing spectacularly. Apple, meanwhile, has achieved a few notable legal victories in the […]

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The story behind Steve Jobs’ Mercedez Benz and its missing license plate

27. October 2011

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One of the famous stories about Steve Jobs is that he used to drive around in a Mercedez Benz sports car with no license plates. What’s more, he was also known to park in Handicap spots on Apple’s Cupertino campus. During a recent interview with Jobs biographer Walter Isaacson, Isaacson said that he asked the […]

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