Considering Payday Loans, Consider This First

A payday loan, also referred to as a payroll loan, a salary loan, a payday advance, a short-term or cash advance loan, or a small dollar loan, is basically what it says on the tin. It’s intended to be short-term, it tends to be rather small, and it is unsecured thus you do not need to … [Read more...]

UK Teenage Pregnancy at Lowest Levels Since 1969

The United Kingdom is making significant headway when it comes to the reduction in the number of teenage pregnancies across England and Wales. According to data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), teen pregnancies have dipped to the lowest level since 1969, a year … [Read more...]

Battle of the Titans Apple Inc (AAPL) vs. Google (GOOG)

As Apple (AAPL) and Google (GOOG) continue to be duke it out for supremacy in the smartphone and tablet markets this coming quarter, it seems that in the position of the dominant discourse of tech news—Apple still reigns supreme. Even though its chief rivals—Google, Amazon and … [Read more...]

Apple (AAPL) Stock Nose Dives Again on Target Price Adjustment

In an investors note released Friday morning, UBS analyst Steven Milunovich announced that he expects Apple (AAPL) iPhone and iPad sales to drop next year, as he cut sales estimates for the March, June and September 2013 quarters by 5 million units for the iPhone and 2 million for the … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook Says Apple Could Revolutionize the TV Space

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) CEO Tim Cook is still keeping quite about any plans the company may have to expand into the television sector. In what CNET’s Donna Tam is calling a “bit of Déjà vu,” Cook explained that the company as of yet had no concrete plans to do so when questioned … [Read more...]

Will Apple Inc. (AAPL) Release iCloud iTV to Compete Against Netflix (NFLX)

With so many professional and armchair analysts sure that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will not disrupt Netflix (NFLX) with an iCloud streaming implementation of Apple TV, it’s fair to note they've made several good points. Apple (AAPL) still has many good reasons to embrace it as … [Read more...]

66% of Women Say Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPad is Their Favorite Device

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is still a market innovator and dominator according to a Perion survey published Wednesday morning. The report shows that a majority of iPad users claim it's their preferred device for checking email when compared to PCs and smartphones. … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Pursuing Retail Stores in Indonesia

With all eyes glued to the saga of whether or not Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will strike a deal on “cooperation” negotiations with China Mobile, it's probably worth considering—from a logistics standpoint—that there might other ways for the tech firm to get its feet wet in emerging … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (AAPL) The Anticipation is Killing Me [Earnings Breakdown]

The question still looms heavily as Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stands to report its first quarter earnings on Wednesday. Will Apple report show the record sales numbers that Wall Street's analysts predict even as the stock has plummeted? A 28.4 percent drop in just four months of … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Applies for Trademark to Secure iPad’s Likeness in China

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has filed to secure a trademark for the iPad's likeness in China as of Friday according to Patently Apple, opening yet another front in the worldwide patent war. The new trademark case, which Apple (AAPL) has high hopes to win, might go well even though … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (AAPL) “Black Ice” Should Thaw Soon and Sentiment Will Follow

Share of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) traded below $500 again on Friday as analysts poured in on reasons why the stock continues to fare so poorly. … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Consumers Tired of Siri and Ready for Improvements

Will Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) be refining Siri in order to address customer complaints? A recent job posting made by the Cupertino firm may answer that question affirmatively, hopefully giving critics of Apple software products a run for their money. … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone 5S Equip with Fingerprint Scanner

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone 5S could come equipped with a fingerprint sensor to give it an edge over other smartphones in the emerging world marketplace? Maybe. Analyst Ming-Kui Kuo of KGI Securities certainly thinks it will, and expects the Apple Inc. acquisition of AuthenTec … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Analyst: Demand for iPhone 5 is “Robust”

Answers to the debate as to what has caused the recent Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock slump has been varied over the past two months. AAPL has slipped below the $500 mark and is trading at $488.06 for the first time since February at the time of this report, signs as to its further … [Read more...]

Ultra Thin Fifth Generation Apple (AAPL) iPad 5 Just Around the Corner

The latest rumors concerning Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) floating around at CES are that the a thinner, and lighter fifth generation "iPad 5" will be released in March as the tech firm moves to a permanent twice a year refresh cycle. This rumor also insinuates that there will be a … [Read more...]

Tim Cook Says Apple (AAPL) iPad Mini with Cellular Function Coming Soon

It's clear that after CEO Tim Cook's announcement that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will not be launching a cheap iPhone just for the sake of rustling up market share that Apple's strategy appears to be more complex than any rumor in the mill can fully realize, but that doesn't mean that … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Sales Estimates Don’t Account for International Share

It is believed that the latest PC sales estimates don't account for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)'s growing international share even though estimated Mac shipments have declined 0.2 percent year after year according to IDC. After publishing preliminary estimates this week, a slight delcine … [Read more...]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Low-end iPhone News and New U.S Carrier

Further news that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is looking to pick up a larger marketshare by offering a cheaper smartphone has been on the radar since late Wednesday as Bloomberg has reported that a potential low-end iPhone could cost as little as $99. Other sources have agreed with the … [Read more...]

Walmart Offering Unlocked Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhones in Anticipation of Low-end iPhone

Could Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) be ready to get rid of as many high-priced smartphones as possible before newer, cheaper models hit the market? One sign that may point to yes is the glut of unlocked iPhone 4s and 5s Wal-Mart is about to offer consumers who are currently on … [Read more...]