Tag: Steve Jobs

Apple posts huge quarter results

Chalk up another solid quarter for Apple. The Cupertino, CA, company announced financial results for fiscal 2012 second quarter Tuesday. It had quarterly revenue of more than $39 billion and a net profit of $11.6 billion. Apple sold 35.1 million iPhones in the quarter, and that is 88 percent better in terms of unit growth

Report: Apple TV to launch summer 2012

After months and months of rumors, and Steve Jobs even saying in his autobiography that he’d cracked making TV better, reports are beginning to come fast and furious about an Apple branded TV. One of the strongest comes from DigiTimes, which reports via industry sources that Apple has already begun to lower prices for its

iPad 3 to debut Feb. 24, on Steve Jobs’ birthday?

Talk about a rumor that makes a lot of sense. Focus Taiwan reports today that a local Chinese newspaper, The Economic Daily News, has reported Apple plans to launch the hotly anticipated iPad 3 on Feb. 24, the birthdate of late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. The newspaper cited sources close to the iPad 3 supply

PBS Steve Jobs special “One Last Thing” airs tonight (VIDEO)

PBS will air its “Steve Jobs: One Last Thing” documentary tonight at 10 p.m. on most PBS stations throughout the U.S. Check local listings. The show uses interviews with colleagues to reflect “on the talents and achievements of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.” Jobs died last month, sparking a worldwide day of mourning and a large

Apple TV with Siri is coming in 2013

The New York Times reports today that Apple will finally release the long-awaited Apple-branded television in 2013. Apple TV–or iTV, as we think it’ll be called–will feature the Siri-based voice functionality that has been a big hit on the new iPhone 4S. In his new autobiography, the late Steve Jobs told biographer Walter Isaacson that

“Social Network” writer to pen Steve Jobs biopic?

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Sony, which acquired the rights to the Steve Jobs film, is quickly green-lighting the project. Quoting a source, the L.A. Times says Sony is working with writer Aaron Sorkin, who wrote “Moneyball” and the Facebook movie “Social Network” to write the new movie. The “Moneyball” and “Social Network”

Apple posts Steve Jobs celebration video

Last week, Apple closed all of its retail stores as the company celebrated the life of co-founder Steve Jobs, who passed away recently. “The last two weeks for me have been the saddest of my life by far,” new Apple CEO Tim Cook said at the start of the celebration, “but I know Steve and

Steve Jobs’ final big project: the upcoming iPhone 5

CNET eports that while the iPhone 4S is setting all kind of sales records, it isn’t Steve Jobs’ swan song. Rodman & Renshaw sales analyst Ashok Kumar says Jobs’ last major product will in fact be called, ahem, iPhone 5. Kumar says the 2012 iPhone 5 “was the last project that Steve Jobs was intimately