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Apple Earnings Obliterate Projections

Apple Earnings Obliterate Projections 300x160 Apple Earnings Obliterate ProjectionsOn Monday afternoon, Apple reported record September earnings for its Q4 of 2014.

Largely obliterating analyst projections, Apple was firing on all cylinders last quarter — except when it came to its iPad.

Nonetheless, despite selling nearly one million fewer iPads in the same quarter one year ago (12.3 million sold in Q4 of 2014 vs. 13.1 million sold in Q4 of 2013), Apple is optimistic that its recently refreshed iPads will help accelerate its tablet sales in the months ahead.
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Apple’s iPhone 6 on the March Across the Globe

Apples iPhone 6 on the March Across the Globe 267x300 Apples iPhone 6 on the March Across the GlobeApple announced this week that iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are rolling out across the globe on schedule, which is excellent news considering the powerful demand and increasingly strained demand we’re hearing about.

Apple says its two new iPhone 6 models will arrive in 36 additional countries and territories across Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America and Africa by the end of October.

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be available in a total of 69 countries and territories within two more weeks and are on track to be available in more than 115 countries by the end of the year.
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Walgreens Launches Contest For App Developers

Walgreens Launches Contest For App Developers 300x218 Walgreens Launches Contest For App DevelopersWalgreens recently announced their Balance Rewards App Challenge. The challenge will run through November 28, and the three winners will be announced at the 2014 mHealth Summit in Washington D.C. the second week of December.

The goal is to encourage further integration of their current Balance Rewards app.

Walgreens is searching for more than just general integration, however, and will be awarding three winners in the following categories:

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Apple: ‘It’s Been Way Too Long’

Apple Its Been Way Too Long 300x194 Apple: Its Been Way Too LongFresh from Apple’s recent iPhone 6, Apple Watch and iOS 8 media blitz, the Cupertino, California-based tech giant is gearing up to make headlines once again next week.

On Wednesday, Apple began distributing invitations to media for an event next Thursday, October 16th.

Although the invite simply states “It’s been way too long,” the characteristically reserved Apple is universally expected to unveil its next generation iPads and possibly more.
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Did iPhone 6 Sales Success Really Surprise Apple?

Did iPhone 6 Sales Success Really Surprise Apple 300x168 Did iPhone 6 Sales Success Really Surprise Apple?Executives at Apple possess no shortage of confidence in their company or its products. But even the most buoyant optimists are surprised sometimes by results that are far better than what they had expected.

Case in point — Apple’s iPhone 6 sales success.

Ahead of Apple’s record breaking launch of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, a source close to the Cupertino, California tech giant tells MMW the company’s internal projections called for 8 or 9 million units sold in opening weekend.
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iPhone 6 Delay in China Won’t Be Avoided

iPhone 6 Delay in China Wont Be Avoided 300x159 iPhone 6 Delay in China Wont Be AvoidedThis morning, as millions of new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus owners unbox their goods in the  U.S., Canada, United Kingdom, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, France, Germany, and Puerto Rico, one nation remains glaringly absent from the list of first-wave countries to get Apple’s new flagship smartphone.

Despite Apple’s hopes of promptly bringing iPhone 6 to market in China as soon as the device launches, strong regulatory hurdles proved too much of a barrier to swift entry for Apple’s newest smartphone.
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Apple Preparing to Make Headlines Again in October

Apple Preparing to Make Headlines Again in October 300x226 Apple Preparing to Make Headlines Again in OctoberFresh from Apple’s recent iPhone 6, Apple Watch and iOS 8 media blitz, the Cupertino, California-based tech giant is purportedly gearing up to make headlines once again next month.

Mid October, we’re told, is when the iDevice maker will attempt to wow the mobile world again, this time with a refresh of its tablet line-up.

“The company is planning to hold its next event on Oct. 21, where it will unveil two new iPads and announce the release of OS X Yosemite, the next version of its Mac operating system, according to sources familiar with the matter,” Micah Singleton of The Daily Dot reports.
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