AT&T sees almost 1M fewer upgrades during iPhone 8 launch quarter ahead of iPhone X release

  • 13 October 2017
  • Anon

AT&T recently revealed some of its Q3 data, and the carrier says it saw 900,000 fewer smartphone upgrades compared to the year ago quarter. A recent Bloomberg piece suggests that the AT&T drop in year-over-year smartphone sales could be a sign that the iPhone 8 isn’t doing so hot.

Happy Hour Podcast 142 | Refocusing iTunes, latest beta changes, and the future of Face ID

  • 13 October 2017
  • Anon

This week Benjamin and Zac talk about the recent iTunes refocus and what could happen next, the latest changes in iOS 11.1 beta 2 including new emoji and 3D Touch gestures, watchOS 4.1 with Radio streaming over LTE and the new Wi-Fi option, potential new dynamic wallpapers on the iPhone X and Face ID coming to new iPads and much more.

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak forms Woz U to offer affordable tech education

  • 13 October 2017
  • Anon

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has today announced the formation of Woz U, an online university designed to make tech education more affordable.
While the initiative is an online-only one for now, Woz says that the plan is to offer brick-and-mortar campuses in more than 30 cities across the U.S. and around the world …
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iOS gains market share in U.S. and elsewhere, falls in UK due to Samsung promotions

  • 13 October 2017
  • Anon

The latest Kantar data shows that iOS saw year-on-year market share growth during August in seven of the nine major markets monitored by the firm, but saw a two-point fall in the UK thanks to aggressive promotions by Samsung.
U.S. market share climbed 3.7 points, from 31.3% in August 2016 to an even 35% in the same month this year. Android dropped 2.9 points in the same period …
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