Apple to Introduce Smaller, Cheaper iPhone?

Apple is believed to be working on a smaller and cheaper iPhone, reported Bloomberg. The new iPhone plans to battle against Apple’s falling market share. In the last quarter, Google’s Android owned 32.9 […] Related posts: Nokia’s OVI Store is China’s Favorite Mobile App Store A study conducted by iResearch showed that Nokia’s OVI Store… […]

The Asian Tech Weekly Digest

Chinese New Year snatched the limelight last week. To celebrate the New Year, Baidu launched a creative “Red Packet” campaign, whereby users stand a chance to win prizes like travel tickets, iPad and iPhones by simply searching “??”on the Chinese search engine. Google and Baidu had also switched to a rabbit-style doodle logo to suit […]

Apple Earnings Call Liveblog

Apple has announced its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2011. The company would appear to be way over consensus estimates, as it has posted yet another record quarter.  From the press release (we’ll be covering the call live, which is scheduled to begin at 5pm Eastern): Apple® today announced financial results […]

Where Online Video (for E-Commerce) is Headed in 2011

Online video has gained a great deal of ground over the past few years, and that will not be slowing down as we head into the new year. In fact, we’re likely to see greater and more efficient use of online video by e-commerce providers and marketers. Yaniv Axen, Co-founder and CTO of SundaySky, a […]

Creative iPod Nano Watch Gets Over $600,000 in Funding

Apple’s new iPod Nano isn’t just small, light and stylish. It also has multi-touch functions. Inspired, Minimal’s engineers and designers thought that the iPod Nano would make a good multi-purpose watch. The team placed the idea on Kickstarter with an aim to raise $15,000. To the team’s astonishment, the project has received over $600,000 in […]

Chase Customers Can Now Deposit Checks via iPhone

Banking giant Chase has updated its iPhone application [iTunes link] to include Quick Deposit, a feature that lets users deposit checks from their iPhones. Using Chase Mobile, bankers can now select an account, enter the amount of the…

700,000 iPads Sold [REPORT]

The latest estimates for iPad sales may surprise even the most optimistic Apple watchers: Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster puts the number at 600,000-700,000 this weekend, including pre-orders. By comparison, it took Apple more than 70 days to sell 1 million iPhones after the initial launch. Brainstorm Tech writes: In a report to clients issued […]

Soloist Performs Beyoncé and Lady Gaga on Four iPhones [VIDEO]

A girl going by the YouTube handle Applegirl002 has performed very accurate covers of Lady Gaga’s “Poker Face” and Beyoncé’s “Irreplaceable” solo using four iPhones. She set up the phones in her living room, pointed a video camera at the rig, and performed. For “Irreplaceable,” (currently at 885,920 views) she just used three iPhones, but […]

Verizon iPhone: What We Know So Far

Yesterday the web was ablaze with new rumors that Apple is developing two iPhones, one of which would be for the Verizon network. Deep-seeded unhappiness with AT&T’s network only helped fuel the rumors across the web. The reality though is that little is known about the supposed “Verizon iPhone.” Nobody knows if it even exists, […]

Cameron: Don’t Watch Avatar on Your iPhone. Or Laptop.

We agree: the Avatar is an amazing cinematic experience, best seen in the cinema or a huge TV (preferrably 3D, if you can afford it). Today, however, people are used to consume multimedia on a variety of screen sizes, and watching a full-length movie on a cell phone, laptop, or a tablet isn’t unusual. James […]