Tablet PCs has been quite aggressive today along with the smartphones. Some think that this technology will continue for a longer time but with during the interview of Bloomberg with BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins, he said that tablets will be obsolete in five years. This indicates that he is not a fan of this technology in spite of releasing their own PlayBook Tablet
This is a bold statement from the CEO of a mobile technology manufacturer which also makes tablet PCs. In BlackBerry’s history, they also joined the tablet PC market and introduced their PlayBook. It . . . → Read More: BlackBerry CEO Claims Tablet PCs will be Obsolete after Five Years
Android reportedly caused the drop of shares of Apple Inc. According to analysts and income reports of both companies, though Apple sold many iPads in the first quarter, their share in the tablet PC market decreased slightly and might continue this year. While Android platform together with Samsung, Apple’s greatest rival, is enjoying a huge leap of profit and increased market share.
But one analysts, Carl Howe, concluded that Apple might also cause a drop of profit and share of Android smartphones in the coming years.
In a poll conducted by the Yankee Group, . . . → Read More: Apple will Regain Profit and Share in the Coming Years According to Analyst
Apple shares are falling in Wednesday trading in spite of recording increase of sales. Dips down to $398.11 and ends in $402.80.
The issue started when Cirrus Logic, an Apple supplier that makes the sound parts for the iPads and iPhones, reported a drop in sales. 90% of Cirrus Logic’s revenue accounts from Apple, according to reports.
With the Cuppertino, California-based company expected to released their quarterly results, some worries that it might not be surprising anymore.
Pressure on the company
Apple has been celebrating for their great success in . . . → Read More: Apple Shares Dropped and Sales Could Slow Down
With the fast growing rumors of the upcoming iPad 5, another reports are adding that Apple will be using new LED backlights to make the full-sized iPads more light and thinner.
According to NPD Display Search, they are anticipating the fifth-generation of Apple tablet will be sporting the modified LED that will make the tablet more effecient. The Cupertino, California-based company is also rumored to change their touch sensor with a much thinner film to make the tablet thinner as possible.
According to analyst Paul Semenza, the much thinner design of the iPad 5 . . . → Read More: iPad 5 to Sport Modified LED Backlights to make it Thinner and Lighter
While rumors of the full-sized iPad which is due to come out this month continues to spread in the internet, another reports suggest that the Cupertino, California-based company will instead start the production of the next tablet in their iPad line, the iPad 5, this summer.
Reports came straight from the Taiwan tech news site, DigiTimes, which has also reported some rumors about Apple devices that came out to be true.
According to the report, the iPad 5th-gen is said to be thinner and lighter than the 4th-gen version with a design same that . . . → Read More: Apple will Start Production of iPad 5 this Summer