Starting at $329, the iPad Mini is pricier than other mini tablets, but the product will still capture sales from lower-priced rivals, says J.P. Morgan's Mark Moskowitz. Though the price tag on Apple's new tablet was substantially higher than J.P. Morgan's estimate of $249, the features and specs were better than expected. The analyst had thought the base model would start at 8GB of storage, but Apple kicked it up to 16GB. The Mini lacks the Retina display of its bigger sibling, but Moskowitz was still impressed by the "look-and-feel" of the small tablet.
Today's ruling comes down just months after Apple lost similar battles in Dutch and British courts to enforce the pinch-to-zoom patent against competitors HTC and Google-owned Motorola Mobility, Apple had hoped in each case to ban products that it believed infringe its patents banned from sale, So far, neither Apple nor Samsung has been able to deal a decisive blow in their patent battles, Apple has come closest with a victory earlier this year in a San Jose, Calif., court in which a jury found Samsung to be violating some of the iPhone maker's patents, The jury paved the way for Apple to receive $1.05 billion in damages and the ability to ban Samsung products, However, there's still a long way to go -- and who knows olixar sentinel iphone 7 plus case and glass screen protector how many appeals -- before that could happen..
Today's ruling is by no means the end of the battle between Apple and Samsung. If history is to be our guide, a few setbacks here and there mean nothing to the companies as they fight for patent dominance. CNET has contacted both Apple and Samsung for comment on the ruling. We will update this story when we have more information. (Via Reuters). This time around, a court in the Netherlands rules that Samsung does not violate Apple's pinch-to-zoom patent in its line of mobile products. Here we go again.
The update to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the latest version of Google's software for phones and tablets, should now be hovering in the ether ready to be wirelessly plucked down to olixar sentinel iphone 7 plus case and glass screen protector your unlocked, SIM-free S3, The download weighs in at 284.36MB, so it's probably best downloaded when you have a Wi-Fi connection rather than over your 3G connection, If you can't see the over-the-air update and you don't mind faffing about with a cable, plug into your computer and fire up Samsung's Kies software to take care of the update for you..
To see if the update is available to you, open your phone's settings, go to About Device and hit Update. There should already be a notification informing you the update is ready to download. What are you doing reading this? Go and update your phone, you 'nana. Are you excited about Jelly Bean? Are you happy with the amount of time it's taken to beam Jelly Bean into your S3? Tell me your thoughts in the comments or on our Facebook page. The Android 4.1 Jelly Bean software update is now available for unlocked Samsung Galaxy S3 phones.