• After its profit warning, Apple slashes iPhone production by 10 percent

    11 days ago - By Beta News

    It's not all that long since Apple celebrated becoming a trillion dollar company, but then just last week it issued a profit warning and its value plummeted. Hot on the heals on this comes the news that Apple is cutting production of new iPhones for the current quarter by a significant amount. The Nikkei Asian Review reports that Apple is slashing production of its current trio of iPhone models by 10 percent in the January-March quarter. See also: New Apple support page addresses the issue of bent iPad Pros Shares plummet following Apple's profit warning, blamed on China, lower iPhone...
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  • Apple Maps quietly expands Flyover and Indoor Maps locations, other upgrades also available

    Apple Maps quietly expands Flyover and Indoor Maps locations, other upgrades also available

    11 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Apple has a lot of software that just works, often better than the competition, generating a much-needed steady stream of revenue during a time of shrinking iPhone sales. But Apple Maps was never able to recover from the 2012 Google Maps-replacing fiasco on iOS devices, despite the Cupertino tech giant's best efforts.
    Of course, Apple isn't ready to admit defeat just yet, working discreetly and diligently on improving the strengths and coverage of its web mapping service. As discovered by MacRumors, both the Flyover and Indoor Maps features have been significantly expanded of late, adding ...
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  • Current iPhone Production Has Reportedly Been Cut By 10%

    Current iPhone Production Has Reportedly Been Cut By 10%

    11 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Usually everyone wants to start the new year well as it helps set the tone for the rest of the year. Unfortunately for Apple, it doesn't seem to be the case as not only has the company slashed its own revenue estimates , a new report from the Nikkei Asian Review has revealed that Apple might have cut the production of its new iPhones even further. The report claims that the current iPhone production has been slashed by 10% for the first three months of 2019. Apparently Apple had made the request to its suppliers shortly before they revised their earnings. This means that the number of...
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  • IPhone production slows as Apple cuts earnings forecast

    IPhone production slows as Apple cuts earnings forecast

    11 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Rumor has it that Apple is scaling back its production plans for its most recent fleet of handsets - the iPhone XS , i Phone XS Max , and iPhone XR - by around 10%. According to a report by Nikkei , the amended plan is due to slowing demand for smartphones - especially in China, whose weak economy was blamed by Apple for not meeting previous sales targets. On January 2nd, Tim Cook released a letter to investors , claiming Apple had also seen "fewer iPhone upgrades" than initially expected. As ever, Apple has jacked up iPhone prices higher than ever with the new models, at least partially...
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  • Apple's woes are set to continue following yet another reported iPhone production cut

    Apple's woes are set to continue following yet another reported iPhone production cut

    11 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Apple didn't have the best of quarters to close out an arguably underwhelming year, lowering its revenue guidance for the final three months of 2018 by an unprecedented degree despite earning more money than ever during the holidays through the iOS App Store.
    But the tech giant's troubles are far from over, as reported by the Nikkei Asian Review, with yet another iPhone production cut rumored to have happened sometime “late last month.”
    For those keeping score at home, this is about the dozenth time we've heard the same story from various news outlets, analysts, and purported ...
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  • Apple is rumored to cut iPhone XS and iPhone XR production by 10 percent

    Apple is rumored to cut iPhone XS and iPhone XR production by 10 percent

    11 days ago - By Geeky Gadgets

    Apple recently announced that its profits would be lower than expected due to slower iPhone sales in China. According to a recent report, Apple has now told its suppliers to cut production of the iPhone XS and iPhone XR by around 10 percent. The news comes in a report from the Nikkei, which has said...
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