October 31, 2012

Review: Belkin Grip Candy Sheer

Grip Candy SheerWithin a week of the iPhone 5 being released, retailers started selling cases and other accessories, beating preorders and general availability of the iPhone 5 itself. One of the first cases on store shelves was the Belkin Grip Candy Sheer, a minimalist $25 rubbery case…

October 30, 2012

Article: A Cancer in the Clubhouse

Although there are certainly more important things going on in the world right now, even just the windiness and bitter cold that I’m feeling as a side-effect of Hurricane Sandy, the announcement of the shuffling of Apple’s executives and ultimate down-the-road dismissal of Scott Forstall does leave those who follow Apple to be curious about the cause…

October 29, 2012

News: Management Changes at Apple, Forstall to Leave

Apple announced via a press release that some things would be shifted in the company to increase collaboration across hardware, software, and services areas. In addition to Jony Ive, Bob Mansfield, Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi adding more responsibilities to their roles, Scott Forstall will be leaving the company next year, serving as an advisor to Apple CEO Tim Cook in the interim…

October 26, 2012

News: Apple Posts UK Notice That Samsung Didn’t Copy

If you recall, back in July, a British judge ruled that Samsung did not copy Apple’s iPad. As such, there was the usual time it took for it to be sorted out with appeals and whatnot, but Apple posted a notice on their UK site today, in the court-mandated Arial 14px typeface…

October 25, 2012

News: Apple Reports Q4 Results

Today, Apple announced financial results for its fiscal 2012 fourth quarter ending September 29, 2012. In the conference call, Apple posted quarterly revenue of $36 billion and quarterly net profit of $8.2 billion, or $8.67 per diluted share…