iPad 4G: What’s in a name?

Apple has reportedly agreed to refund buyers of the new iPad in Australia who are disappointed to find it does not offer 4G speeds. The company may face similar problems in Sweden and the United Kingdom. The 4G feature on the new model only works on specific wireless frequencies, namely 700MHz and 2100MHz. Those aren’t […]

Apple gets more triumphant

Yesterday we reported several Apple policy changes that appeared to show the company on the back foot. But today the company has had some good news from both analysts and courts. After CEO Tim Cook made an address this week that referred to the rapid take-up of devices such as the iPhone in comparison to […]

Apple Gets More Compliant

It may be too soon to say Apple has adopted a less combative approach in the post-Jobs era, but the company has taken three steps in close succession that are at the very least conciliatory. They involve privacy policies on apps, iPad sales in China, and the labor practices of suppliers. On the app front, […]