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Google Maps App for iOS6 Has Not Been Prepared

Google Maps App for iOS6 Has Not Been Prepared

Earlier this week, Eric Schmidt (former Google CEO and current chairman) confirmed to Reuters that Google has not made any plans to provide a Google Maps app for the iPhone 5 or iOS6.

Sep 29th, 2012Comments Off on Google Maps App for iOS6 Has Not Been Prepared
Verizon Ends New Every Two and Early Upgrade Programs

Verizon Ends New Every Two and Early Upgrade Programs

Verizon announced that their early upgrade policy and the “New Every Two” program have been discontinued yesterday.  These programs offered customers incentives to purchase a new device every two years, in efforts increase contract renewals.  New subscribers will not have these benefits available, however existing subscribers already enrolled in one of the programs will continue to receive the benefits for the next 24 months.

Jan 17th, 2011Comments Off on Verizon Ends New Every Two and Early Upgrade Programs
Verizon iPhone Rumors Growing Stronger

Verizon iPhone Rumors Growing Stronger

Buzz is beginning to generate around the Web about an imminent Verizon iPhone launch.  Jonathan Geller, of Boy Genius Report, stated that “BGR has confirmed with a source close to Apple that the company has blacked out employee vacation requests between February 3rd and February 6th.  The…freeze has been confirmed to be in effect in several regions in the United States.” Unfortunately, it has yet to be confirmed that the Verizon iPhone will be unveiled on January 11th.

Jan 10th, 2011Comments Off on Verizon iPhone Rumors Growing Stronger
Apple Freezes Retail Employee Vacations

Apple Freezes Retail Employee Vacations

Reports are starting to surface around the Web that Apple is freezing vacations for it’s retail employees beginning later this month.  The freeze is the company’s attempt to prevent retail employees from taking vacation for a three week period.  Many are speculating that the freeze is related to a major product launch…is it the Verizon iPhone that is rumored to be coming soon?  (via AppleInsider)

Jan 7th, 2011Comments Off on Apple Freezes Retail Employee Vacations