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250 million downloads from iTunes U

According to The Loop, Apple’s iTunes U got over 250 million downloads! iTunes U is a free service where some universities provide recordings of their courses for download including the iPhone development course by Stanford. Arabic version of this post on SaudiMac Arabic Edition. Please follow SaudiMac on Twitter and add SaudiMac on Facebook.

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Apple sold 1.7 million iPhone 4 units in the first 3 days

Apple has just announced that they have sold over 1.7 million iPhone 4 in the first three days of the launch of the device in 5 countries. In the press release Steve Jobs apologized to customers who were turned away because Apple didn’t have enough iPhone 4 units in stock. We should note that analysts has estimated day one sales ...

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iPhone 4 day one sales estimated at 1.5 million units

Analysts estimate that Apple has sold almost 1.5 million units of the iPhone 4 on the first day of the launch. Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster has estimated that Apple sold between 1 and 1.5 million units. A quote from the research note by Gene: “Our best guess is that Apple reserves about half of the units for pre-orders (mail ...

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Apple Sells Three Million iPads in 80 Days

Apple just announced that they have sold their 3 millionth iPad yesterday only 80 days after the release of the iPad in the US. Here’s the Apple press release: Apple Sells Three Million iPads in 80 Days. CUPERTINO, California—June 22, 2010—Apple® today announced that it sold its three millionth iPadâ„¢ yesterday, just 80 days after its introduction in the US. ...

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New MobileMe Mail is now available

Apple has launched the new interface for their MobileMe Mail service. The new MobileMe Mail features include: Widescreen and compact views. When reading your mail at me.com, the new widescreen view lets you see more of each message with less scrolling. Choose compact view to hide your folders or classic view to see more of your message list. Rules to ...

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iPad shipments estimated at 1.2 million monthly

A report by Digitimes claim that Apple is shipping about 1.2 million iPads per month! “Analyst Kuo Ming-Chi for Digitimes Research predicted that Apple will ship 1.2 million iPads per month with shipments reaching 2.5 million per month by the end of 2010.” iPad Shipments Estimated at 1.2 Million Per Month [World of Apple]. Arabic version of this post on ...

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600,000 iPhone 4 pre-orders in 1 day

Apple announced that they received over 600,000 iPhone 4 pre-orders on the first day. Apple also apologized for the technical difficulties that happened during pre-orders Apple’s press release: “Yesterday Apple and its carrier partners took pre-orders for more than 600,000 of Apple’s new iPhone 4. It was the largest number of pre-orders Apple has ever taken in a single day ...

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iPhone 4 from UK, France is officially unlocked

Apple has already started accepting pre-orders for iPhone 4 in preparations for the release in the US, UK, France, Germany and Japan on the 24th of June 2010. You can buy the iPhone 4 from the Apple Online Store in the UK and France at full price without a 2 year commitment with a carrier. In other words they are ...

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New smaller Mac mini released

Apple has changed the design of the Mac mini, it’s now smaller, includes HDMI port and SD card slot. From Apple’s press release: CUPERTINO, California—June 15, 2010—Apple® today unveiled a completely redesigned Mac® mini, featuring up to twice the graphics performance, a new HDMI port and a new SD card slot, all in an amazingly compact aluminum enclosure. Mac mini ...

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Mobily signs a contract to sponsor an e-gov event on an iPad

This is probably one of the first times an Apple iPad was used to sign a government contract in the world. From Saudi Gazette: “(Mobily) will sponsor the “2nd e-Government National Conference” to be held under the patronage of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz Sept. 25-29. AbdulRahman Ghaleb, Mobily’s chief business support officer, and ...

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