It is becoming clear that there is a different psychology among consumer buying habits for tablets than smartphones, namely that they are holding out longer to replace them.
The news came as part of Apple’s strong second quarter earnings report. The company also announced a 7-for-1 stock split.
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Satya Nadella revealed Office for tablets and smartphones at an event in San Francisco today. It’s something that former CEO Steve Ballmer refused to do for more than a decade.
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The company sold 51 million iPhones during the holiday quarter. But that still wasn’t enough, sending the stock down 5% in extended trading.
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The company said it brought in $10 billion in sales from the App Store in 2013. It’s a small slice of Apple’s overall revenue, but it’s still a revenue stream that’s not coming from iPhones or iPads.
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The company delivered its fourth-quarter earnings, but the stock is down more than 3%. It missed sales expectations for iPads.
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Earnings, revenue, and key product sales all came about in line with analyst estimates.
The Samjiyon is North Korea’s version of the iPad, and it’s got everything you’d expect in a great new tablet - except internet. Which basically means it’s a giant touch screen device that comes pre-loaded with government propaganda and an Angry Birds rip-off.
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As 2013 approaches, the iPad is still winning the tablet wars. Badly.
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To apps and Web servers, the iPad Mini looks exactly like the iPad, which means apps can’t adjust their interfaces to the device’s smaller form factor.
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