iPhone X may go off the shelves as Apple cuts retailers’ margin by 30%

Apple Inc. has reportedly slashed the retailers’ margin on the anniversary edition iPhone X by nearly 30 per cent, according to a new report in the Economic Times. While other brand manufacturers offer retailers’ a margin of 10-15 per cent on their latest mobiles, Apple has been offering 6.5 per cent on the newly launch… Continue reading iPhone X may go off the shelves as Apple cuts retailers’ margin by 30%

Long queues outside Apple stores ahead of iPhone X launch

In a blast from the past, there are long lines already forming in cities around the world for tomorrow’s iPhone X launch. After the iPhone 8’s muted rollout in late September, the lines of people willing to wait overnight suggest massive demand for the iPhone X – despite its US $1,000-plus price tag. In Singapore,… Continue reading Long queues outside Apple stores ahead of iPhone X launch

Google Pixel 2 smartphone now available in India for Rs 61,000

Taking Apple head on as it readied to release iPhone X in India on November 3, Google’s flagship Pixel 2 smartphone went on sale in India on Wednesday at a starting price of Rs 61,000 for the 64GB variant. The device comes with 4GB RAM coupled with 64GB and 128GB internal memory. The 128GB version… Continue reading Google Pixel 2 smartphone now available in India for Rs 61,000

iPhone X debut: Will slow supply dampen Apple’s hopes in India?

After facing a lacklustre response to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus globally, including in India, Apple has now placed its bet on successful delivery of “super premium” iPhone X that aims for a scheduled arrival on November 3. In the past few days, several media reports have claimed that Apple is facing a huge… Continue reading iPhone X debut: Will slow supply dampen Apple’s hopes in India?

Apple sued for Animoji trademark owned by Japanese company: Details here

A Japanese software company has sued Apple in a US court over the trademark for the term “animoji”, alleging the US technology company stole the name to use on a feature of its iPhone X. Tokyo-based Emonster kk sued Apple on Wednesday in federal court in San Francisco, saying it holds the US trademark on… Continue reading Apple sued for Animoji trademark owned by Japanese company: Details here

3 reasons why we are addicted to smartphones

Apple recently announced the launch of its iPhone 8 and iPhone X, which come with sleek, new features. Apple also hopes to start a new community around the iPhones. Ahead of the launch, Angela Ahrendts, head of retail at Apple, said their stores will be called “Town Squares,” and would double as public spaces, complete… Continue reading 3 reasons why we are addicted to smartphones

Apple’s iPhone X to have 3D facial scanner, OLED screen, improved cameras

Apple’s most important new phone for years will be called the iPhone X, according to a leak of the company’s latest mobile operating system. Strings of software code inside of the leaked operating system, first detailed by Apple news website 9to5Mac, show the expected three new phones will be called the iPhone 8, iPhone 8… Continue reading Apple’s iPhone X to have 3D facial scanner, OLED screen, improved cameras