Archive for September, 2011


Apple Blocking Out Vacations for October 14th iPhone 5 Retail Launch?

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

AppleInsiderreports that Apple has started denying vacation requests for employees during the 2nd week of October. Apple is quietly denying requests for employee vacations during the second week of October, hinting that the company currently anticipates an influx of customers to its stores around that time related to availability of its new iOS 5 and […]


Apple iPad dominates 80% of Tablet Market

Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

Apple’s iPad captured 80% of the tablet computer market in the US and Canada in April to July, a report has said. The iPad accounted for six million of all 7.5 million tablets shipped in North America during the second quarter of 2011, according to research group Strategy Analytics. It described Apple as a “formidable […]


Android saw twice as many buyers as iPhone over the past 3 months

Monday, September 26th, 2011

The Nielsen Company released a new mobile research report this morning, with at least one big landmark stat within: over the past 3 months, Android has pulled in twice as many new smartphone buyers as the iPhone. The new-buyers breakdown, over the past 3 months: 56% of those buying a new smartphone bought an Android […]