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Ridiculed in the West, Apple's iOS 6 Maps are instead praised in China

09/25/2012, 03:09 pm

While many around the world have slammed Apple's new mapping software in iOS 6, the company has built a special version of Maps for China that has been praised as a "huge improvement over Google Maps," though it lacks some new features due to Chinese laws.

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Embark, Garmin add public transit support for Apple's iOS 6 Maps

09/20/2012, 02:09 pm

Garmin and Embark announced on Thursday that they have updated their iPhone navigation software to add public transportation features to the new Maps in iOS 6.

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Apple launches iOS 6 for iPhone, iPad & iPod touch

09/19/2012, 12:09 pm

iOS 6, the latest major update to Apple's mobile operating system, is now available as an over-the-air download on compatible devices, including the iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, third-generation iPad, and iPad 2.

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Apple issues iOS 6 golden master to developers

09/12/2012, 04:09 pm

The final build of iOS 6, and presumably the same version that will be publicly released next Wednesday, is now available to members of Apple's development community.

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Average price of iOS device cables to rise 84% with new 9-pin design

09/12/2012, 08:09 am

The new 9-pin dock connector expected to debut with Apple's next iPhone will also cary a higher cost that is projected to push its average selling price up 84.3 percent year over year.

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD called 'ambitious,' but unlikely to dethrone Apple's iPad

09/07/2012, 08:09 am

Amazon's new Kindle Fire HD lineup offers a variety of options at aggressive price points, but Apple's iPad particularly with the anticipated October launch of a so-called "iPad mini" is expected to remain the market leader.

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Amazon announces $499 Kindle Fire HD 4G LTE with $50/year data plan

09/06/2012, 02:09 pm

Amazon took a direct shot at Apple on Thursday when it unveiled its new Kindle Fire HD 4G LTE, with the same $499 starting price as Apple's current generation iPad. But the main selling point is a new $50-per-year, 250-megabyte-per-month 4G LTE data plan.

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Apple's iPad now definitively replacing PC sales in education

09/04/2012, 08:09 am

Market data in the June quarter showed with certainty for the first time ever that Apple's iPad is replacing sales of traditional PCs to schools and students, according to one analysis.

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'iPad mini' will be challengingly thin thanks to 'GF2' technology

08/31/2012, 01:08 pm

Apple's new, smaller iPad will reportedly be so thin and light that production of the device has posed a particular challenge to the company.

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'iPhone 5,' 'iPad mini' among 8 new Apple products coming before end of 2012

08/31/2012, 12:08 pm

Apple is gearing up for a monster holiday season with a total of 8 new products reportedly set to go on sale, including a new iPhone, a smaller iPad, new iPods and updated Macs.

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Apple's iPad further dominates with 68% share of tablets shipped

08/02/2012, 01:08 pm

Apple retained the lion's share of the tablet market in the second quarter of 2012, dominating with a 68.2 percent market share.

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Apple's iPad grows to 68% of global tablet shipments in Q2 2012

07/25/2012, 03:07 pm

A total of 25 million tablets were shipped worldwide in the second quarter of 2012 as Apple's iPad increased its market share, accounting for 68 percent of all shipments.

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Amazon set to introduce 'five or six' new Kindle Fire models - report

07/23/2012, 01:07 pm

Amazon is expected to dramatically increase its Kindle Fire tablet lineup from just one model to five or six, according to a new report.

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Apple's Retina display iPad driving enterprise adoption

07/19/2012, 02:07 pm

Since the launch of the third-generation iPad with Retina display in March, Apple has seen adoption amongst business users increase significantly, according to a new study.

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Retina-quality graphics being prepped for Apple's online store

07/19/2012, 08:07 am

New, higher-resolution versions of graphics for Apple's online store have been discovered, indicating the company is preparing to improve the website for devices with Retina-branded displays.

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iOS 6 message prompts speculation carriers may charge for 3G FaceTime

07/17/2012, 01:07 pm

iPhone 4S users running the latest beta of iOS 6 have encountered an error message that has led to speculation that AT&T and other carriers could begin charging users to access FaceTime video chat over cellular data networks.

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iPhone 3GS gains Shared Photo Streams, VIP Mail in iOS 6 Beta 3

07/17/2012, 10:07 am

Users of the iPhone 3GS, a handset first released by Apple in 2009, may have access to the new Shared Photo Streams and VIP Mail features after all, as support has been added in the third beta release of iOS 6.

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20 million iPad sales projected for Apple's June quarter

07/12/2012, 10:07 am

Apple is poised to report record breaking sales of 20 million iPads in the just-concluded June quarter, one analyst believes.

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Apple to launch new iPad in China on Friday, July 20

07/10/2012, 08:07 am

Apple on Tuesday announced that its new third-generation iPad will debut in mainland China next week, on Friday, July 20.

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Apple rumored to launch third-gen iPad in China on July 27

07/06/2012, 03:07 pm

On the heels of a settlement with Proview over the iPad name, Apple is now set to launch its third-generation iPad in mainland China on July 27, according to a new rumor.

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