All posts by Storm Williams

Storm is a technology enthusiast, who resides in the UK. He enjoys reading and writing about technology.

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While the Cupertino-based company has just announced record breaking profit and sales in the September, its arch rival Samsung is struggling to make as much profit in the smartphone market. Now Digitimes is reporting that Apple is about to pile more pressures on the Korean Electronic giant by sourcing most of their panels from the likes of LG Display, Sharp and JDI. According to the report, iPhone 6 panel supply will mainly come from LG Display and Sharp while that for iPhone 6 Plus will come from LG and JDI. PanelsRead More
Apple   iMac with Retina 5K display
Apple unveiled their new 5K Retina iMac boasting a resolution of 5180×2880 pixels, making it the world’s highest resolution display. In a first impression report on the device, Darrell Etherington had this to say: Etherington was not the only one left impressed with Apple’s latest creation. Tim Bajarin of Tech.Opinion describes the new 5K iMac as a game changer and the new technology used to make this jaw-dropping display could will makes it’s way to an Ultra HD TV:Read More
Apple   iMac with Retina 5K display   Performance

Posted On October 16, 2014By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News, Featured

Apple Unveils New iPads And 5K iMac But No Apple TV

Earlier this week, Google released their Apple TV competitor – Nexus TV featuring voice search via remote, App Store and Gamepad for users to play casual games. On the other hand, Apple has given us nothing to rejoice about in the TV space, despite declaring intense interest in the TV market. I’m currently in the market for a new Apple TV, however, I’m now debating whether it is better to wait a bit longer for something new or go for a third generation Apple TV. Nevertheless, Apple has given those inRead More
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According to a new report from Digitimes, Apple might unveil a new Macbook Air model PC equip with a 12-inch Retina screen at the special event tomorrow. The report also suggests that this device will that large-volume shipments will begin in November, 2015, according to information received from Taiwan-based supply chain makers.Read More
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iPhone 6 Plus Is Proving To Be “Bigger Than Bigger” Indeed While the iPhone 6 Plus isn’t my mobile device of choice, it’s receiving rave reviews from some folks that have been using the device since launch. It’s proving to be highly productive and not as ‘bendy’ as some are making it out to be. Here is Darrell Etherington’s take on the iPhone 6 Plus for TechCrunch: And today we have James Kendrick of Znet confessing that no other device in recent memory has impacted his daily routine more thanRead More
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9 to 5 Mac (via apple.club.tw) has published alleged photos of parts belonging to the next generation iPad Air. The photos show a full logic board of the iPad Air 2, the new Home button cutout with what looks like the Touch ID ring component, glass screen cover and audio control components. As pointed out by 9to5 mac, the image of the logic board is not distinguishable from that of previous generations at first glance, but on closer inspection an A8X system-on-a-chip logo is visible. Apple is widely expected unveil theRead More
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Posted On October 10, 2014By Storm WilliamsIn Apple News

BoF: Apple Watch To Make Editorial Debut in Vogue China

Apple has shown that they are serious about making the recently announced Apple Watch into a fashion accessory by having it debut on the cover of Vogue China’s November issue. The  issue is out this Monday and the Apple Watch is worn by Chinese model Liu Wen. The Apple Watch debut on Vogue China follows exclusive showcase of the new Apple Watch during Paris Fashion Week at Colette. “When Jonathan Ive and Tim Cook talked me through how they developed the concept of the Apple Watch from the beginning, I was impressed byRead More
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Activist investor Carl Icahn suggests that Apple should launch an UltraHD TV set in 2016 in an open letter to CEO Tim Cook. Icahn posits numerous ways Apple CEO and the board can ensure the company provide good returns to investors. And according Icahn, a ultra-high-definition television (UltraHD TV) with superior picture quality would be the way to go. He predicts that Apple will sell “12 million 55” and 65” TV sets in FY 2016 and 25 million in FY 2017 at an average selling price of $1,500 at grossRead More
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Apple Claims Top Position In Interbrand’s Best Global Brands Reports Interbrand, the world’s leading brand consulting agency, latest survey reveals that Apple has retained the crown of the most valuable brand in the world for the second year in a row. According to the report, Apple and Google claim the top positions on Interbrand’s Best Global Brands ranking valued at USD $118.9 billion and $107.43 billion respectively. And this is the first time in the history of Best Global Brands two global brands have each earned a brand value that exceedsRead More
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Codes In iOS 8.1 Beta 2 Confirms Apple Pay Is Coming To The iPad According to recent tweets from Apple develper Hamza Sood, codes in the latest iOS 8.1 beta reveal that the iPad will indeed feature Apple Pay services. However, the device will not allow users to pay in store. The Apple Pay service on the iPad will be restricted to in app purchases, Hamza Sood said. Additionally, it appears that Apple Pay will be integrated into the current Passbook app. iOS 8.1 beta 2 shows an initial setRead More
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Posted On October 7, 2014By Storm WilliamsIn Samsung News

WSJ: Samsung Electronics Third-Quarter Profit Plunges

According to a new report from the Wall Street Journal, profits of Samsung Electronics in the third quarter is less than half from a year ago quarter as a result of weak smartphones sales. The decline in sales is largely attributed to strong competition from Chinese vendors, who continues to pressure its mobile division profit. From the report: SourceRead More
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According to a new report from Digitimes, Apple’s rumored 12.9-inch iPad will be the first device to feature an operating system that integrates Mac OS and iOS, according to rumors in the upstream supply chain. Apple is said to have  two 12.9-inch tablet prototypes in development: one is a 2-in-1 device and the other is a regular tablet. However, the company is still to decide whether to release both devices to the market or just one, the report explains. This report is pretty vague on what features Apple is likelyRead More