The above headline is actually quite reasonable. In fact, I would say it is rather good. But that is not the type of headline that's getting my blood pressure up these days. The offending headlines read more like, Chromebooks beats Windows laptops and Macbooks in 2013 US sales growth, and, Why the Chromebook is beating the MacBook, and, NPD: Chromebooks Enjoy 21% of Notebook Sales in 2013, and... And they're all lies! Here's what you need to know:
A couple of days ago, I started seeing stories about Target suffering a major heist of customer data, including credit card information. This is a rather significant bit of news, as target is one of the stores that has used iPads as a big draw this holiday season. I even promoted Targets discounts as the best of the season. Therefore, it is among all things possible that some of my readers have been victimized by this theft. Unfortunately, the news today is even worse.
There is good news on the iPhones and iPads for Christmas front, and great news if you don't mind T-Mobile. First, the good news: iPhone availability is as near 100% as it gets. You can walk in or order any iPhone 5c or 5s, and pick it up that day, or have it shipped within 24hrs. The news gets even better...
Are you planning to stuff a few stockings with iPods, iPhones, or iPads? I could sure use a new iMac, hint, hint. Well. Here's the thing. Unlike Google, Amazon, and Microsoft, Apple will actually be selling boatloads of the most sought-after products to people all over the world. If you want to get yours in time, you might want to go ahead and place your order right now.
Here's a new one from the department of, you just can't buy good, fake endorsements. A few weeks ago, it was reported that Samsung was paying the NBA $100 million to use their products court side.. NBA signed a $100 million deal with Samsung Apparently, $100 million is not enough to force professionals to use a Samsung tablet. The innovative software that drives the NBA for coaches and players is exclusive to iOS. To get the money, they may display Samsung tablets. But they will be using iPads. All that Samsung money will be spent at the Apple Store this holiday. Ouch! That's gotta hurt. Click the link below for the video: