It didn’t take long for Apple to stir up some buzz after President Obama mentioned the tech giant in Tuesday’s State of the Union address.
Simon and Shuster will be publishing the authorized bio of Steve Jobs in early 2012 titled iSteve: The Book of Jobs. The biography written by Walter Isaacson was announces early last year but now we have a release date and title. Isaacson was once an editor for TIME and the
On Friday, CNN published an article describing how AT&T’s network isn’t really all that bad. According to Dan Frommer, the service at AT&T is only bad “for the wrong people in the wrong places.” He is wrong in both points he makes supporting AT&T. First, the article states that the service
According to research firm comScore, America is beginning to catch up to Europe in the number of citizens that are subscribed to a high-speed 3G data network service thanks to the iPhone 3G. The firm reports that 28.4% of Americans right now currently have 3G devices, compared to an average 28.3% in the largest countries in Europe.
Earlier this week, TIM announced the pricing for their iPhone 3G handsets, but for whatever reason did not disclose pricing for contracts. An Italian website now claims to have found a leaked internal memo detailing Telecom Italia's plans for iPhone 3G contract pricing.
On Tuesday, wireless carrier Telecom Italia announced assorted details as to its two-year subscription prices for the iPhone 3G. Though the carrier has yet to disclose the full cost of its plans, the iPhone 3G handset should retail for about €199 with an entry-level subscription.
Apple is boosting their iPhone retail efforts in both Germany and Italy to ensure sufficient availability of the iPhone 3G when it launches in July. Because Apple has few retail locations in these countries, they have chosen to make deals with other companies to sell the iPhone to make up for their own lack of retail presence in the countries.
On Thursday, Italian wireless carrier announced its pre-paid pricing for the iPhone 3G. Unlike many carriers, Telecom Italia will offer a selection of pre-paid plans alongside its standard contracts, the 8GB iPhone 3G retailing for €499 while the 16GB iPhone 3G will retail for €569. The handset is slated to launch on July 11th within the country.