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iPhone 4S Sales Top 4 Million

Apple has announced that it has sold over 4 million of the new iPhone 4S in the first 3 days of release. The company also announced that iOS 5 has been installed by over 25 million users and iCloud had over 20 million new members. “iPhone 4S is off to a great start with more than four million sold in ...

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The Legend Passes Away, R.I.P Steve Jobs (1955-2011)

There was a geek who introduced lot of new inventions to the market such as the Mouse, Click Wheel and Multi Touch. iPad, worlds number one tablet, all number one devices are by Apple and it was all by Steve Jobs as he was motivated into the company 24/7. I still remember when at the AllThingsD a guy around the public raised ...

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iPhone 4S, White iPod Touch, 8GB iPhone 4 & Siri Voice Integration Revealed At “Let’s Talk iPhone”

Apple held a media event today in which we got some new products. The iPhone 4 has a succeeder, the iPhone 4S. Apple also announced a white iPod touch and reduced the prices. iPhone 4S revealed by Phil Schiller sandwiched in the A5 Processor, the dual core processor. 7X faster speed and graphics. Apple guaranteed 8 hours of 3G talk time, 6 hours of 3G browsing, and ...

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Apple to Hold iPhone Event October 4

Apple will host an iPhone event on October 4. The event, titled “Let’s talk iPhone“, will be held in the Apple campus at 10 am PT (8 pm Makkah time). I would guess that Apple will announce the fifth generation iPhone, iOS 5 and iCloud. You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Arabic version of this ...

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Apple Launches Online Store in UAE – Saudi Opening in December

Apple has finally launched its first Online Store in the Middle East. The Emirates Apple Online Store is now open for business offering most Apple products including the iPhone (unlocked). You can also engrave iPods and iPads. Unfortunately these prices are a bit high compared to the US and Hong Kong Apple Stores. It’s even more expensive than the “official” ...

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Mobile Broadband Subscription in Saudi Reaches 11 Million

The Saudi Communications and Information Technology Commission has released some interesting numbers about Saudi Internet usage in their latest newsletter (PDF): Total subscriptions to mobile broadband reached 11 million at the end of H1 2011, representing a penetration of 39% of the population. Other interesting tidbits from the newsletter: total number of mobile subscriptions grew to around 54.8 million by ...

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Mobily Announces 4G LTE Service in Saudi Arabia (STC and Zain too)

Mobily has announced the launch of “4G LTE” service in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The “first phase” will be in the following cities: Najran, Jazan, Al Kharj, Ras tanoura, Algurayat and Aldudamy. Riyadh will not get it until the third phase after a month. With that Mobily has became the first carrier to offer 4G LTE in the Middle ...

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New Apple iPad 2 Ad: Learn

Apple has released a new commercial for the iPad 2 titled “Learn”. The ad shows the iPad as a learning tool. Whether you want to pick up a new language or uncover a hidden talent, iPad is a great new way to learn. Here is the ad: You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Arabic version ...

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Eid Mubarak

We at SaudiMac would like to wish everyone a Happy Eid ul-Fitr. Eid Mubarak! Image kindly provided by khaled al-owini. You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac on Twitter and add SaudiMac on Facebook. Remember to visit We Want Apple Saudi Arabia petition and ...

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Steve Jobs Resigns as Apple CEO

Apple has announced that Steve Jobs has resigned as CEO. Tim Cook, Apple’s COO, will be Apple’s CEO. Steve will remain involved with Apple as chairman of the board. Here is Steve Jobs’ letter: Letter from Steve Jobs To the Apple Board of Directors and the Apple Community: I have always said if there ever came a day when I ...

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