by Jules Wang | April 22, 2016 9:50 PM
Apple may soon find a Great Wall coming in the way of further business growth in China. While growing its market share in mobile phones in recent years and being the only US-based content and services ecosystem to comply to the communist regime's rigorous censorship demands to do business in the country, it may have grown too far, too fast. Two anonymous sources close to the State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television say the authority demanded Apple close down its iBooks Store and iTunes Movies and that the company complied. Apple, through a spokesperson, stated ...
by Jules Wang | November 17, 2015 11:51 PM
As if the Mac App Store certificate issue wasn't enough for Apple this week, it seems that a service outage has taken down several of Apple's online services this evening. Those officially include the App Store, Apple TV, the iBooks Store, iTunes Match, the iTunes Store, the Mac App Store and Radio. There were also unlisted issues going on with Apple's Online Store as Down Detector has registered a spike in problem reports for the latter. Reports on social media are also appearing about iMessage and FaceTime. The outage began at around 10:35pm ET and lasted for about an hour. Every ...
by Jaime Rivera | October 23, 2012 8:00 AM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the Microsoft Surface and how it's already shipping to certain lucky customers. Then we discus the Surface and Windows 8 since both Skype and Hulu+ will be available at the time of their launch in the Windows Store. Then we talk about the LG Nexus 4 and the recent rumors. Then we go through some future changes that will come to Google Wallet and why these matter. We end today's show talking about the iPad Mini event and all the predictions. All this and more after the break.
by Jaime Rivera | October 16, 2012 7:00 PM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we go through the Microsoft Surface pre-order details and why we believe you should wait. Then we talk about the new Asus Padfone 2, which may make its way to the US this holiday season. Later we discuss some of the recent rumors regarding a Nokia Lumia variant for Verizon and some unique enhancements it may have. Then we go through the Samsung ATIV Smart PC and Smart PC Pro pre-orders along with pricing and details. We end today's show talking about the iPad Mini press invites and some interesting details regarding the timing of the announcement. All this ...
by Jaime Rivera | October 12, 2012 7:00 PM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we go through some recent reports of the iPhone 5 already surpassing the Galaxy S III, at least in web traffic. Then we look into the Galaxy S III gaining additional colors in Verizon aside from a sale this Sunday on Best Buy. Then we cover the recent review that was published on the LG Nexus 4, and the things you won't like. We then talk about the reports of the iPad Mini event happening every soon. We end today's show talking about the Nokia Lumia 920 and why it won't work on T-Mobile, at least in an optimum way. All this and more after the break.
by Jaime Rivera | October 2, 2012 7:00 PM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we go through the HTC One X+ launch and all the device details. Then we talk about the HTC One x+ variant coming to AT&T along with a new HTC One VX for the mid-tiered market. We later talk about the Samsung Galaxy Note II and some minor software problems that Sammy is going through. We then talk about the probability of a Microsoft Surface smartphone, since rumors keep coming strong. We end today's show talking about the iPad mini, its probable release date and also the fact that the black variant seems to come with black aluminum as well. All this and ...
by Jaime Rivera | September 20, 2012 1:09 PM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the HTC Windows Phone 8X and Windows Phone 8S launch in New York city, along with our hands-on coverage. We later talk about the recently leaked video of the iPad Mini dummy unit being compared with the original iPad. Facebook later made the news with their auto-upload feature for photos going private at the moment. Then we go through the Samsung Galaxy Note II and it's US availability being announced. We end today's show by talking about Samsung's Anti-iPhone ads and some thoughts regarding the practice. All this and more after the break.
by Jaime Rivera | September 19, 2012 8:00 AM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the official release of iOS 6 and what you can expect from it. Then we go through some recent leaks of Windows Phone 7.8, which sadly got pulled as early as they made the news. Then we talk about the iPad mini and the recent leaked images of the full device assembled. The Cyan version of the Nokia Lumia 920 is next because apparently we will get that color variant. We end today's show by talking about both the LG Optimus G event and the HTC Windows Phone event, which are scheduled for later today, and which we'll be covering. All this and more ...
by Jaime Rivera | September 7, 2012 8:00 AM
Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Amazon's new Kindle Fire line-up which includes a more powerful Kindle Fire with last year's design along with a new Kindle Fire HD in 7 and 8.9-inch flavors. We later talk about the recent leak of an iPad Mini casing that includes a back camera. We then talk about the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean upgrade to the Samsung Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S 4G on Sprint's network. Then we go through the recent leak of Verizon's fall line-up, which includes HTC's mysterious device and also the Nokia Lumia 822. We end today's show by talking about the recent ...
by Jaime Rivera | August 1, 2012 6:43 PM
With all this insane set of rumors regarding Apple's possible 7-inch tablet, I've had a lot of people approach me with same questions: Will it happen? Or will it make sense? The form-factor, even though practical for many of us, has proven to be unsuccessful when compared to the 10-inch tablets in the market. I, for one, was reluctant to adopt it simply because the experience was cropped when compared to what you get with a 10-inch tablet. It's only logical that Apple may discard the idea out of the fact that nobody has figured it out, but on the other hand, if you remember how the iPod, ...
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