Next iPad to Be Thinner & Lighter Due to iPad mini Display Tech

9:45 AM, Jan. 31st, 2013 · · Rumor

iPad GF2 DITO Display

The next full-sized iPad will adopt the same GF2 DITO display technology that Apple introduced in the iPad mini, sources claim. The new thin-film process will allow Apple to make significant reductions to the thickness and weight of the forthcoming fifth-generation iPad.

iOS Beta and Retailer SKUs Hint at 128GB 4th Gen iPad

4:51 AM, Jan. 28th, 2013 · · Rumor

iPad 128 GB

New information found in an iOS 6 beta and in retailer inventory logs indicates that Apple may soon release a new 128 GB capacity model of the fourth-generation iPad. With no word on pricing or release date, the move may be seen as a temporary measure to keep interest in the iPad high until the comapny can launch fifth-generation  devices later this year.

Rumor Mill Churns Up “iPhone Math” Model

8:36 AM, Jan. 21st, 2013 · · Rumor

The latest iPhone rumor to rear its head claims Apple is prepping to release a new model dubbed "iPhone Math" sometime in 2013. The Math model will allegedly have a bigger screen, falling in the awkward size range between the iPhone 5 and iPad mini, along with an awkward and very un-Apple like name.

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iPhone Math? Even if Apple goes with an awkward and unlikely 4.8-inch screen size, we can only hope there was something lost in translation and that the name is totally wrong.

Apple’s Strong iPhone & iPad Sales to Offset Poor Q4 Mac Results

5:34 AM, Jan. 16th, 2013 · · Rumor

Kuo KGI Apple Q1 Results Predictions

With Apple set to hold its crucial quarterly results call next week, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicts that iPhone and iPad sales will outperform expectations, but that poor sales in other areas will lead to a conservative quarter for the Cupertino company.

Analyst Offers 2013 Apple Product Roadmap Predictions

4:45 AM, Jan. 16th, 2013 · · Rumor

Apple Kuo KGI 2013 Predictions

The majority of new Apple products in 2013 will launch in the third quarter of the year, according to a new report by KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. According to Kuo, rumors of a spring update for the iPhone and iPad are incorrect and Apple will refresh almost its entire product line later in the year.

Cheap iPhone Rumors Just Won’t Die

9:41 AM, Jan. 15th, 2013 · · Rumor

Rumors of a new low cost iPhone model have been gaining traction recently, and now a new report is adding even more fuel to that fire by claiming the cheap iPhone will sport a plastic body, much like the iPhone 3GS. This latest rumor has taken off despite Apple marketing VP Phil Schiller's assertion that the cheap smartphone will "never be the future of Apple."

Analyst: 5th Gen iPad & 2nd Gen iPad mini to Launch in March

11:47 AM, Jan. 11th, 2013 · · Rumor

New iPads Launch March

Apple will launch an updated fifth-generation iPad and second-generation iPad mini this March, establishing a new six-month product cycle for the tablet line, according a report Friday from Topeka Capital Markets analyst Brian White. Apple's decision was based on a need to keep up with rapid changes in the tablet market.

To Fight iTunes, Amazon May Offer “Auto Rip” of Purchased CDs

7:28 AM, Jan. 10th, 2013 · · Rumor

Amazon CD Auto Rip

Amazon may soon offer an "auto rip" service that will automatically add music from physical disc purchases to a user's Amazon Cloud Drive. The service will give users the advantages of iTunes Match plus the better quality and backup that a physical disc provides, and may put pressure on Apple to increase the value of content on its iTunes Store.