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Chris Welch / The Verge:
Spotify urges iPhone customers to stop paying through the App Store and save $3/month in apparent effort to avoid Apple's 30% cut   —  Spotify urges iPhone customers to stop paying through Apple's App Store  —  Spotify is trying to raise awareness around the fact that it's cheaper to subscribe …
Jul 8, 2015, 4:10 PMIn context
Josh Horwitz / Quartz:
Apple Music costs far less than $10/month in some countries, just $2/month in India   —  Apple Music is just $2 per month in India—80% cheaper than the US … Apple tends to not care much about price competitiveness.  Without telco subsidies, which typically occur only in rich countries …
Jul 1, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Killian Bell / Cult of Mac:
iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus: notable differences include the display, camera, battery life   —  Big vs. bigger: Which iPhone 6 deserves a place in your pocket? … For the second consecutive year, Apple has delivered not one but two new iPhones.  Unlike the iPhone 5c, however …
Sep 10, 2014, 10:15 PMIn context
Dave Hoch / Lead-Gen Blog:
iPhone 5 is still the most popular Apple smartphone, iPad 2 the most used tablet   —  iPhone 5 and iPad 2 Still Dominate As Apple Prepares for Announcement  —  Tomorrow, Apple is expected to launch the iPhone 6.  With anticipation building for the announcement, one question looms large: will we get two new iPhones, or one?
Sep 8, 2014, 3:45 PMIn context
Benedict Evans:
A mid-range iPhone wouldn't notably grow Apple's profits, but it could hurt US Android sales   —  Note on cheap iPhones  —  Ever since the iPhone launched, people have been pointing out that it is very expensive, relative to the rest of the market, and wondering when, and how, and if Apple might go cheaper.
Aug 10, 2014, 10:55 PMIn context
Se Young Lee / Reuters:
iPhone 5s was bestselling smartphone in May at 7M units, beating 5M for 2-month-old Galaxy S5   —  Samsung battles on two fronts as Apple readies iPhone 6  —  (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) is losing smartphone ground not only to cheaper Chinese rivals but also at the high end …
Jul 16, 2014, 2:00 PMIn context
Mark Gurman / 9to5Mac:
WWDC 2014 Roundup: Enhanced iOS 8, redesigned OS X 10.10, new hardware (plus fresh details)   —  Despite Apple CEO Tim Cook teasing that Apple would introduce new products “across 2014,” so far this year the company has simply released a cheaper version of the iPhone 5c in select markets …
May 31, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Matt Brian / Engadget:
Apple reportedly launching a cheaper 8GB iPhone 5c on March 18th (updated)   —  Apple doesn't talk about how many iPhone 5c devices it sells, but the rumors are that it's not doing as well as its two siblings.  According to leaked documents from O2 Germany, Cupertino is looking to boost …
Mar 17, 2014, 11:35 AMIn context
Jungah Lee / Bloomberg:
Samsung Posts First Profit Decline Since 2011 Amid Apple Battle   —  Samsung Electronics Co. (005930) posted its first profit decline in nine quarters as Apple Inc. (AAPL:US)'s newest iPhones won high-end handset sales and competition from cheaper makers crimped prices.
Jan 6, 2014, 9:20 PMIn context
Sam Grobart / Businessweek:
Apple Chiefs Discuss Strategy, Market Share—and the New iPhones   —  Apple's doomed.  —  This is what you hear and read.  Sure, it was a hell of a run—iPhone, iPad, all that—but it's about to end, and fast.  If you need any proof, just look at China: the world's largest smartphone market …
Sep 19, 2013, 7:40 AMIn context

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