Apple Might Drop the Air Series for iPad; Expected to Launch 9.7-inch iPad Pro

Apple Might Drop the Air Series for iPad; Expected to Launch 9.7-inch iPad Pro

Apple seems to have decided on some minor changes in its tablet line-ups, in order to segregate the next gen 9.7-inch iPad, the company would be attaching it with the new iPad Pro line-up. This will translate into a 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models. Apple has done this before, the 12-inch Macbook came devoid of the “Air” tag although […]

     
 
 

The Fight to be the Default Destination to Read News

The Fight to be the Default Destination to Read News

There’s a new trend in the tech field where every company is trying to become your default destination to consume news. This battle is a little inter-connected with every player who is trying to become the default destination having some connection or leverage over publishers. The ones that I’ll be considering in this article are Facebook, Google, Twitter and Apple. […]

 
     
 
 

Can We Stop the Apple-Bitching Already?

Can We Stop the Apple-Bitching Already?

It is the uninvited guest at every media event involving a mobile device these days. Lurking in the background. Waiting to be criticised and/or cursed. Whether directly or by hint. We are talking of course, of Apple. Cometh the product presentation and cometh almost inevitably the slides proving that the product being showcased is better than a similar one from […]

     
 
 

2016: When Apple Becomes All About iPhone… and STILL Wins!

2016: When Apple Becomes All About iPhone… and STILL Wins!

Financially, the recent times have been good for Apple. The company has captured greater than 95% of the smartphone industry’s profits. China has been doing well despite economic slow down in the country. Revenues and profits have been increasing Y-o-Y for the past three quarters. Every quarter in the FY2015 right from FY Q1 2015 to FY Q4 2015 has […]

 
     
 
 

Apple iPad Pro Price in India starts from Rs 67,900 ; Apple Pencil and the Smart keyboard will cost Rs 8,600 and Rs 14,900 Respectively

Apple iPad Pro Price in India starts from Rs 67,900 ; Apple Pencil and the Smart keyboard will cost Rs 8,600 and Rs 14,900 Respectively

Apple has announced the pricing details for the much awaited iPad Pro in India. The device had already been listed on the company’s website last week but pricing details was missing. The iPad Pro will now be available in India starting at Rs 67,900. The product has already been listed on Infibeam, Apple’s premium reseller. The Apple Pencil will be […]

     
 
 

4-inch iPhone 6c and Apple Watch 2 Expected to be Showcased in March 2016

4-inch iPhone 6c and Apple Watch 2 Expected to be Showcased in March 2016

Apple seems to be prepping an event in March 2016 wherein they are expected to pull the wraps from the second –generation Apple Watch. Along with the Watch, Apple could also be unveiling a 4-inch iPhone 6c as stated by the 9to5Mac sources Apple tasted mixed success with the Apple Watch and the rumor is that the company has been […]

     
 
 

Are the Days of Queuing Up to Buy the Latest iPhone Over in India?

Are the Days of Queuing Up to Buy the Latest iPhone Over in India?

Guest Post by Arpit Verma. We all associate launch of new iPhones with a crowd of people standing outside Apple Stores for hours on end, just so that they can be among the first ones to touch the latest and greatest from Apple. This sight is very common in parts of United States and Europe, right from the days of […]

 
     
 
 

State of Smartphone SoC Market [Explained]

State of Smartphone SoC Market [Explained]

A System on a Chip (or SoC) is considered to be the heart of a smartphone. An SoC houses CPU, GPU, DSP, modem and others, so no wonder a good SoC can make a difference between a pleasant and a laggy smartphone experience. There are several SoC vendors in the market. Amongst these, Apple, Qualcomm, Mediatek and Samsung are the […]

 
     
 
 

Review: Apple Watch – The Nuanced, Artful Nudger

Review: Apple Watch – The Nuanced, Artful Nudger

So permit me a slight digression into sport at the very beginning of a tech review. The game of cricket is supposed to be India’s ruling passion. The object of the game is to score as many runs by hitting the ball with a bat. Some batsmen choose to hit the ball as hard as possible and aim for clearing […]