Soaring sales of the iPhone, especially in China, helped Apple nearly double its profit in the company´s fiscal second quarter.
the company sold 35,1 million iPhones and – more astonishingly – 11,8 million iPads, more than double the number of the same quarter last year.
The company´s hoard of cash and cash equivalents rose to more than USD 110 billion now…..
Full article: Apple’s Profit Nearly Doubles as iPhones Sales Soar – NYTimes.com.
Marketplace Chief Rob Schmitz has only been the second reporter ever to get access to a Foxconn production-facility – and this is the first video-footage ever showing how iPads are built at the assembly line.
Skype version 3.8 for the iPad was released Monday and is getting an advantage out of the unheard screen-resolution – although for some people the high video-conferencing display-resolution might rather be a disadvantage….
Full article: Skype goes high-res, optimizes for iPad’s Retina Display | VentureBeat.
After reaching its milestone of 25 billion apps downloaded from the App Store, Apple revealed the actual list of all-time top paid and free apps – you should take a specific look at paid iPad-apps. A lot of productivity-apps amongs them….
Full lists: Apple Reveals New “All-Time Top Apps” Following 25 Billion Downloads.