Demand for ‘iPhone 5’ hits a feverish pitch

Advance demand for Apple's next iPhone is at an all-time high, said a research firm today, predicting huge sales later this year for what most have dubbed the "iPhone 5."A survey of more

Published on: July 23rd, 2012 Gregg Keizer

iPad pours cold water on Kindle Fire in tablet owner survey

A near-record 81% of owners of Apple's newest iPad said that they were "very satisfied" with the tablet in a survey conducted by a market research firm last month.Noting that "Apple sets the

Published on: June 5th, 2012 Gregg Keizer

New iPad heat not a hot-button issue for consumers

Apple's third-generation iPad is hot, but this time in a good way, says Consumer Reports. The consumer reviews magazine created a stir two weeks ago when it said the latest Apple tablet could get as

Published on: April 2nd, 2012 Ian Paul

More businesses buying into BYOD, eyeing iPads: survey

More businesses are buying into BYOD and Apple Inc. looks poised to benefit most from the trend, new research shows.Figures collected by ChangeWave Research show the iPad is the topchoice among businesses considering

Published on: March 13th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Apple iPad puts a dent in netbook sales

Apple's iPad tablet computer is indeed taking a big bite out of planned netbook sales, according to market watcher ChangeWave, confirming a trend that companies ranging from AMD to Best Buy have cited

Published on: November 3rd, 2010 Bob Brown

iPad a recreational rather than work device for most users

On the weekend of Apple's iPad U.S. launch, Peter Caulfield drove across the border to Buffalo and forever changed his computing life. The vice-president of operations at Toronto-based CTI Industries already owned an

Published on: May 27th, 2010 Brian Jackson

BlackBerry Storm gets poor satisfaction ratings due to initial glitches

First reactions from buyers of Research In Motion Ltd.'s newest BlackBerry Storm smart phone have been "lukewarm," and nowhere near the satisfaction ratings of Apple Inc.'s iPhone, a market research analyst said today."It's

Published on: December 30th, 2008 Gregg Keizer