Archive for April, 2010
Starting today, you can buy the magical and revolutionary iPad with Wi-Fi + 3G at your favorite Apple Retail Store or from the Apple Online Store with free delivery to your door.
In a statement today on Apple.com, Apple CEO Steve Jobs described the company’s position on Flash: “I wanted to jot down some of our thoughts on Adobe’s Flash products so that customers and critics may better understand why we do not allow Flash on iPhones, iPods and iPads.”
Apple today announced that it will hold its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) June 7 through June 11 at San Francisco’s Moscone West. The five-day conference includes the first ever iPad development sessions and hands-on working labs for iPhone OS 4, as well as Mac OS X core technology labs.
With its new Popular Science+ app for iPad, publisher Bonnier is changing the way we interact with and experience magazine content. It’s the first example of a new concept they call Mag+ that takes full advantage of Multi-Touch technology on the iPad.
Reviewer Mike Prospero (Laptopmag.com) makes the “drastically” improved 13-inch MacBook Pro an Editors’ Choice (4/5 stars), concluding that it “offers the best combination of performance, endurance, design, and smart software.”
Apple announced that the Wi-Fi + 3G models of its magical iPad will be delivered to US customers who’ve pre-ordered on Friday, April 30, and will be available in Apple Retail Stores the same day starting at 5:00 p.m. iPad Wi-Fi models are available for purchase now at your favorite Apple Retail Store or from the Apple Online Store with free delivery to your door.
Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2010 second quarter ended March 27, 2010. The Company posted revenue of $13.50 billion and net quarterly profit of $3.07 billion, or $3.33 per diluted share. “We’re thrilled to report our best non-holiday quarter ever, with revenues up 49 percent and profits up 90 percent,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO. “We’ve launched our revolutionary new iPad and users are loving it, and we have several more extraordinary products in the pipeline for this year.”
Laptopmag.com makes the new 15-inch MacBook Pro an Editors’ Choice, writing that “if you want a big screen, excellent battery life, and plenty of muscle in a compact package, no other system comes close.”
Citing “phenomenal battery life” in the new 13-inch MacBook Pro, Computershopper.com concludes: “Apple has once again taken what was already an impressive machine and made it even better.”
CNET editors award the 15-inch MacBook Pro an Excellent/4 star rating and write that “it now feels like the line’s powerhouse flagship model.”