Market share for iPhone in EMEA region for Q1 2019 lowest in the last five years

The smartphone market has stabilized in EMEA regions despite there being a contraction of sales in the Middle East, claims IDC, with Apple seen to be facing challenges from Chinese competitors as it sees its lowest level of market share in Europe for the first quarter in five years. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Five things Apple didn’t announce at its October special event

On Tuesday of this week, Apple officially held its October ‘There’s more in the making’ event. The big reveal brought the introduction of a new Retina MacBook Air, the first Mac mini update in four years, and a brand-new iPad Pro lineup. However, there are a few things eager fans were hoping for that ultimately […]

Apple’s Reminders app needs five additional features to be a true task manager

Apple’s Reminders app is one of their apps that has the most potential in my opinion. While it didn’t receive much of an update with the announcements of iOS 12 and macOS Mojave, I believe that with some additional features, it could become the go-to GTD/task/productivity system for most people. more… 9to5Mac

Apple to expand Italy developer program, will partner w/ five universities for new iOS Foundation Program

Apple’s first iOS Developer Academy opened in Naples, Italy this week, but the company doesn’t plan to make that its only presence in the company. At an event celebrating the opening of the Naples location, Apple’s VP of environment, policy, and social initiatives Lisa Jackson announced that Apple plans to expand its program further (via Macitynet). […]

Everything Apple Announced at Today’s iPhone 7 Event in Under Five Minutes

Apple today hosted a jam-packed media event that saw the debut of its new fall products, including the iPhone 7, the iPhone 7 Plus, the Apple Watch Series 2, new AirPods, and new Beats headphones. It took Apple two hours to cover all of the new products and their impressive features, but we’ve created a […]

iPhone 7 to Include Five Colors, IPX7 Water Resistance, Dual 12MP Cameras on Plus Model

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has a very solid track record when it comes to Apple product rumors, has released his most detailed research report yet ahead of Wednesday’s iPhone 7 launch. The report recaps a number of claims previously shared by Kuo and others while also introducing several new tidbits about the device. […]