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Apple Was Just Granted a Patent for a Smart Watch

On Tuesday, July 22, electronics giant Apple started a new round of rumors when they were granted a patent for a smart watch design.  The patent filing showed what looks to be a square design but, besides that, very few other details were disclosed about what most are calling the “iWatch”. What was revealed, including [...]

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Old Apple Chargers Pose a Risk

In what many are calling an unprecedented move, Apple has offered to exchange specific models of their older iPhone USB adapters because of the potential risk found of them overheating. This is according to an advisory that was first posted on the website 9to5 Mac. In fact, it’s a very rare occasion when Apple actually [...]

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Apple’s ew iOS 8 is Camera Enhancing!

Hands down one of the most popular mobile phone cameras on the market, the iPhone continues to remain popular even while other smart phone manufacturers cram as many new tech tricks into their mobile phone cameras as humanly possible. With its upcoming iOS 8 however, the iPhone camera experience is set to get a huge [...]

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Apple plans to open up its newest store on the Upper East Side in Manhattan

While much to the chagrin of Apple electronic device lovers everywhere there are still no locations in Brooklyn, New York, Apple plans to open up a sixth Apple Store in Manhattan, NY sometime soon. The new location is 940 Madison Avenue, which is on the corner of E. 74th St. This is according to the [...]

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Apple is No Longer the World’s Most Valuable Brand

MillwardBrown, the New York-based research firm, recently released their 2014 BrandZ rankings and, surprisingly, Google surpassed Apple for the first time as the world’s most valuable brand. Although it had been the #1 brand in the world for the last 3 years, Apple’s brand value dropped 20% this year due to a growing perception (or [...]

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Apple purchases display tech company LuxVue, spurs new iWatch rumors

There’s been talk that Apple will soon develop a new iWatch buzzing around the Internet for months, but a recent purchase by the electronics giant, of micro-LED display developer LuxVue, has those rumors heating up…again. Mashable recently reported that the company is working on technology that will deliver display brightness nine times better than anything [...]

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Why purchasing a knock-off iPhone charger might not be such a good idea

Many people that love their Apple products, including their iPhones, iPods and iPads, aren’t particularly fond of the high prices that Apple charges for accessories like chargers.  But, if you’re one of them, before you go out and purchase a “knock off” iPhone charger, you might want to take a look at this blog article [...]

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New Processors and Lower Price make the MacBook Air an even more alluring Laptop

For anyone that’s been waiting for a reasonable excuse to upgrade their MacBook Air, now is the time as Apple recently not only upgraded the ubiquitous super-light, ultra-portable laptop but also lowered the starting price for their 11 inch model, down to $899. Frankly, the upgrades aren’t going to blow anyone away but they are [...]

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What’s the reason for the decline in iPad sales?

People are beginning to question what’s going on with Apple’s ubiquitous iPad tablet as sales during the first quarter of 2014 dropped 16%. While sales of all tablets worldwide only climbed 4%, it’s still telling that sales of the iPad continue to drop. The fact is, while Apple has always kept up their winning strategy with [...]

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iBeacon Coming Soon to a Store Near You

Much the same as in retail and grocery store locations where it’s already being used, Apple’s iBeacon is being rolled out in 10 Duane Reade locations in New York City to offer promotions, content and coupons to shoppers in-store. The drugstore chain, owned by parent company Walgreens, recently announced that their iPhone app is being [...]

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