Please bookmark 1redDrop.comto keep tabs on the hottest, most happening tech and business news from around the world. Apple now appears intent on focusing its developmental resources on the Pro lineup that is targeting the enterprise (support for Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard are still reserved for Pro models).
Apple has historically discounted its older-generation iPad models to service lower price points. According to IDC, tablet shipments fell 20 percent to 53 million worldwide in the final three months of 2016, compared with the same period in 2015.
The (new) iPad is basically a marginally updated Air in some ways for a lower price, sitting now at a sub-$500 starting price of $469 for the 32GB model with WiFi, while the WiFi plus 4G option ranges from $669 for 32GB. It retains a 9.7-inch screen, but gains a little weight and thickness.
In effect, Apple is releasing a cheaper-to-build iPad Air 2 that'll be able to effectively (and profitably) allow Apple to address the $329 (32 GB) and $429 (64 GB) price points. Apple is eliminating the 32-gigabyte model, which used to sell for $399.
Clips will be available on the App Store for free beginning in April. Also available starting Friday will be the 32GB/128GB Apple iPhone SE.
Clips lets users create multi-clip videos on iPhone or iPad without timelines, tracks or complicated editing tools.
Nearly exactly a year ago, I noted that the iPhone SE represented a major strategic shift for Apple while acknowledging some potential implications for the iPad. Those are for new phones; used ones, as you'd expect, are going for even less.
Apple last month launched its biggest iPad advertising campaign in three years, aiming the iPad Pro at college students and adults in ads during the NCAA college-basketball tournament, National Basketball Association games, and the television shows "The Walking Dead" and "This Is Us". Unit sales of iPads fell 19 percent from the previous year. The Apple-designed A9 chip with 64-bit desktop-class architecture delivers fast processing and graphics performance for apps and games, while maintaining the same all-day battery life1 customers have come to expect from iPad.
Ahmadinejad's firebrand style could prove appealing for hard-liners seeking a tough-talking candidate who can stand up to U.S. The council normally does not approve dissidents or women for the formal candidate list.
Russian investigators say a 22-year-old suicide bomber from the former Soviet Republic of Kyrgyzstan carried out the attack in St. One of those stations was closed by a bomb threat Tuesday and again on Wednesday as officials checked for anything suspicious.
Monday's ceremony included a saxophonist playing "Amazing Grace" and several of Ventura's teammates laying a banner on the mound. After Cain's single, the Royals did not get another hit until Raul Mondesi's sixth-inning leadoff single.
Discussing the round of missile strikes, Mr Johnson told The Sun newspaper: "Crucially - they could do so again". Rouhani said "neutral countries should come and assess to make it clear where the chemical weapons came from".
The protesters held banners and chanted anti-American slogans Saturday such as "Death to America" and "Death to Israel". It's quite possible that Trump's strike deters Assad from using chemical weapons again, which would be a success.
Akzo rejected a pair of offers handed in by PPG, but a number of shareholders, including Elliott are in favor of the bid. It wasn't clear if Elliott's move would succeed even if the hedge fund could muster enough votes.
Nyanzi is within her constitutional rights and we are for an all-out legal battle with the state to defend her rights". In her customary graphic language, Ms Nyanzi accused the first lady of being out of touch with reality.
Garcia, though, added another when it mattered in the play-off. "It was so freaky that I didn't feel one nerve". He made a birdie on No. 14, and on the par-5 15th, he almost dropped his 8-iron directly into the cup.
The Irishman said: "It is just unbelievable". "I just can't believe we've won the Grand National - it's fantastic". He credited rehabilitation centre Jack Berry House for helping him get back into the saddle so quickly.
The news agency reported that during the Friday phone call, the Saudi monarch congratulated Trump for his "courageous decision". The protesters held banners and chanted anti-American slogans Saturday such as "Death to America" and "Death to Israel".
Pearl Mackie wants to star in Bond movie
Since 1966, the conceit that the Doctor can shape-shift into a new body and personality has been built into the show's DNA. Fern Britton was left embarrassed on The One Show after its revealed she hates Doctor Who - in front of Pearl Mackie .
Equity in Focus: Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO)
Following U.S. election volatility some analysts have updated their recommended target prices on shares of QTS Realty Trust , Inc. The real estate investment trust reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.30.
Palestinian force deploys in Lebanon camp, ending clashes
Lebanon's army does not enter Palestinian refugee camps, where security is managed by joint committees of Palestinian factions. Gunfire and explosions were heard on Sunday night, but Lebanese media said the camp appeared calm on Monday.
Gas prices will rise this summer but should remain low
New Jersey's $2.34 is up 50.3 cents from past year . "Part of that is due to. refinery issues pushing prices higher". Rochesterians will pay more at the gas pump if they plan to travel this holiday weekend, industry experts say.
Markey to Trump: Negotiate with Kim Jong Un
USA security concerns with China also focus on Beijing's expansive territorial claims in the strategic South China Sea. Beijing is building and fortifying islands in pursuit of expansive territorial claims in the strategic waterway.
North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified
Rising protection could also pose significant risks to the global supply chain of USA companies, in which China plays a key role. However, Pyongyang's response suggested the reclusive state was determined to continue with its nuclear weapons programme.
North Korea Calls US Strikes on Syria 'Unforgivable'
Following the Syria bombing - a North Korean ally - Kim threatened to reduce the United States "to ashes" in retaliation. Trump also pressed forward with his rhetoric that the United States has been "treated unfairly" on the trade front.
Passenger is dragged off overbooked United flight
Original post: United Airlines is the latest US company trying to boldly prove there's no such thing as bad publicity. After the man refused, United called security, who made a decision to get the man off the plane the hard way.
USA sends message to N Korea, China with Syria strike
But the United States president later agreed to respect the "One China" policy in a telephone call with President Xi in February. Russian Federation might even see an advantage in the strike, said Andrew Tabler, a senior fellow at the Washington Institute.
LeEco's $2 Billion Vizio Acquisition Attempt is No More
Both LeEco and Vizio have announced that the merger agreement for the former to acquire the latter will not proceed. By many measures, the quickly growing company appeared poised to becomes a global consumer electronics powerhouse.
Skiing Company Merger Affects Several Colorado Resorts
Colorado's Aspen Skiing Company and a private equity firm will buy the parent company of Vermont's Stratton Mountain. WCAX-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2ojMNno) that Aspen will pay $1.5 billion for Intrawest Resort Holdings Inc.