Tag: Apple

Review of the new Apple Watch – smartness in luxury? How does it compare as a first generation smartwatch | IT Gadgets Review

Apple Watch is the latest product line Apple (AAPL) has created in addition to the existing iPhone, iPods, Mac, iCloud and iTunes services. For the smartwatch industry, Apple is not the pioneer and incumbent unlike the better known brands – Samsung Gear, LG G, Pebble, Moto 360. Not to mention the whole slew of Fitness trackers e.g. Garmin Vivoactive, Tom…

Pangu – new official Jailbreak for all iOS devices | IT Guides

It has been a long while since my last Jailbreak of iOS devices. Primarily, there isn’t much incremental benefits for normal users like myself. However, I decided to give my old iPod touch a try of this new Chinese built jailbreak tool – Pangu. After several iterations, the official versions for Windows & Mac are stable which you can obtain…

Manage your kid’s apps purchases the right way – Apple Family Sharing | IT Guides and Review

Finally in the latest iOS 8, Apple finally got it right vs the competitors out there – Family Share. Essentially, Family Share attempts to group a series of Apple IDs to achieve: a. Share each other’s free books and purchases from iTunes & App Storeb. Pay for family purchases with the same credit card accountc. Approve kids’ spending right from…

iPhone 6 Plus – truly worth the bigger than bigger? | A day experience and takeaway | IT Gadgets Review

It is once again, the annual event which millions would not miss – new iPhone launch! This time round, Apple has ‘bowed’ to the mass calling to have a phablet. Or is it truly what they have mentioned that it is an opportune time when they have finally got the hardware & software ready for the launch?   Similar to…

Apple Q2 2014 Results Snapshot & Technical Analysis | US Stocks

On 23rd April 2014, Apple (AAPL) revealed their Q2 2014 earnings, which saw 43.7 million iPhones sold, exceeding the expectations of Wall Street. The company also increased their stock buyback program to over $130 billion, on top of announcing a 7 for 1 stock split; all this drove the stock up around 8% in after hours trading. The margins are still…

New Apple Airport Extreme (2013) – now with 802.11ac | IT Gadgets Review

Introduced at WWDC 2013, Apple’s AirPort Extreme boasts an all-new “mini tower” design, beamforming antennas and support for the super fast 802.11ac protocol. It’s been two years since the AirPort Extreme was last revised, and it’s undergone some major changes. Apple newest AirPort Extreme Base Station model A1521 (and the related Time Capsule) doesn’t just represent an 802.11ac upgrade; its…

New Jailbreak for iOS 6.X and Apple A6, A5 devices is out! – Evasi0n | IT Guides

Finally, after a long wait the A5 & A6 devices can be jailbreak-ed with the all new Evasi0n patch. This means that all new iPad mini, iphone5, iPad 4 including the old iOS devices can enjoy the OS liberalisation! The whole process is pretty straightforward. You will need to download the patch file from www.evasi0n.com and follow the necessary instructions.…

Apple stocks plunged 9% after announcing their Q1 2013 results – a bargain buy? | Fundamental Analysis | US Stocks

Apple (AAPL) just announced their fiscal 2013 Q1 results which came in ‘unspectacular’ against what traders were anticipating. Nevertheless, it is still a very decent report card if we do look into the details. Key performance summary: Revenue: $54.5 billion versus $54.58 billion expected EPS: $13.81 versus $13.34 expected Gross Margin: 38.6% versus 39.5% expected iPhone: 47.8 million versus 50…