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Apple Reports $6.62 Billion Q4 2011 Profit

Apple has announced the fourth quarter financial result of the year (Q4 2011) and the results are: • $28.27 billion revenue • $6.62 billion profit • 17.07 million iPhones sold %21 growth • 11.12 million iPads sold %166 growth • 4.89 million Macs sold %26 growth • 6.62 million iPods sold %27 decline Here is Apple’s press release: Apple Reports ...

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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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iOS 5 is Now Available

Apple has released iOS 5 for the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Apple TV. iOS 5 brings many improvements such as better notifications, iCloud support and many more. To install iOS 5 you will need to have iTunes 10.5. It is also recommended to have an iCloud account, you can create one or convert your current MobileMe account by visiting ...

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iTunes 10.5 Released for iOS 5 and iCloud

Apple has released iTunes 10.5 yesterday. This update adds support for the upcoming iOS 5 update and iCloud service. iTunes 10.5 features are: • Sync with your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iOS 5. • Wi-Fi Syncing. Automatically sync your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch with iTunes any time they’re both on the same Wi-Fi network. • iTunes in ...

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iBooks 1.3.1 With Stability and Performance Improvements

Apple has released iBooks 1.3.1 for iOS devices. The ebooks reader includes important stability and performance improvements. iBooks is free and available for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. 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 ...

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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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Google+ iOS App Updated with Hangouts and more

Google has updated its Google+ social network app. The new update brings many improvements including adding support for Hangouts from the iOS device. Google Plus 1.0.4.2326 features are: Join Hangouts from the mobile app Huddle is now Messenger Send photos in Messenger +1 on comments Reliability improvements in Messenger Granular push notification settings Map view in profile for places you’ve ...

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Updates: Thunderbolt Display Firmware and Snow Leopard

Apple has released 2 new Thunderbolt related updates. The first is Thunderbolt Display Firmware Update for the Apple Thunderbolt Display released last week. The update improves the stability of the Apple Thunderbolt Display. The Apple Thunderbolt Display is a 16:9 widescreen with 2560 x 1440 resolution. It includes a Thunderbolt connection turning the display in a hub with 1 FireWire ...

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Comparing UAE Apple Store Prices with Saudi Arabia, USA

Rami Kayyali has compiled and compared the prices of products in the newly launched UAE Apple Store with the prices at the Apple US Store and Saudi Arabia’s distributors. The results are interesting even though the comparison does not include taxes nor custom rates. UAE Apple Store vs Saudi Arabia Prices By comparing UAE Apple Online Store with Arab Computers ...

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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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