Apple Posts ‘Staggering’ Quarterly Profit Of $18 Billion, Sells 74 Million iPhones, 21 Million iPads
Apple said Tuesday that it sold 74.5 million iPhones during the three months that ended Dec. 31, beating analysts’ expectations for the latest models of Apple’s most popular gadget.
Apple’s Mac operating system will have easier ways to share and search, while the iOS software for iPhones and iPads is getting new features for keeping tabs on your health and controlling home devices.
Apple revealed a digital radio service and changes to the software behind iPhones and iPads during a keynote presentation Monday at the company’s annual conference for software developers in San Francisco.
Some Mac users were taken by surprise Thursday as their computers stopped running programs written using the Java programming language after Apple blocked Java due to security problems.
Apple said Mac users downloaded 3 million copies of Mountain Lion, its latest operating system, in the first four days it was available.
The move by Orbitz is part of the growing trend of online retailers tailoring their offerings based on a wide variety of available user data; in this case, they targeted the hardware used by the shopper.
Apple CEO Tim Cook is expected to show off new iPhone software, updated Mac computers and provide more details on future releases of Mac software when he kicks off the company’s annual conference for software developers on Monday.
KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid looks at a new report that shows just how widespread the ever-growing popularity of Apple products are in the U.S.
While Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is remembered as a visionary, Larry Magid says he was also a very private person, seldom giving one-on-one interviews.
An old trick that’s beguiled Windows users for years has become a growing threat on Macintosh machines.