Browsing Archive May, 2016

Interesting iOS 10 Concept Brings Multitasking UI

Looking for new iOS 10 rumors? This next mobile firmware will be officially unveiled in June during WWDC 2016 event [here is what to expect from Apple in 2016]. Apple will let developers and public beta testers to explore all the features and options in the summer. iPhone and iPad users will see the official iOS 10 release in September or October.

We can’t say in details about iOS 10 what’s new because no one has seen this operating system yet. Still thanks to concepts we can imagine what this upgrade could look like. It’s hard to say whether the changes we’ll see in the fall will be minor or major. Apple can keep the design we are used to or offer a new design similar to what happened when iOS 7 was introduced.

iOS 10 Concept iPhone

The interesting iOS 10 concept shows improved home screen shortcuts, amazing multitasking UI, dark mode and other updates. This is just imagination of designers but enhancements could be enjoyed by millions of Apple fans. For example, wouldn’t you like to install application updates without launching the app? Wouldn’t it be awesome if you could read your messages without opening iMessages?

If Apple truly ads shortcuts to iPhone lock screen it could be possible to perform some simple tasks with locked screen. Thus you could adjust alarms, check weather and other information without unlocking iPhone or iPad.

The concept explains how you can get information from the app without launching it. Instead you can just swipe and read messages, perform multitasking and get other features. The idea is great however this is still just a concept. Apple is creating its own version of iOS 10. It will be soon presented to all of us. Are you ready for the first beta introduction?


iPhone Market Share Loses Its Positions Across the World

Apple Q1 reports showed higher iPhone market share 2016 than Q2. The ‘fruit’ giant has lost 3 percent of global market share [Apple offers iPhone SE leasing program in India]. Such information was unveiled when the company was presenting information about its quarterly earnings.

Apple market share 2016 is getting down. According to the iPhone maker it shipped over 51 million handsets in the first three months of 2016. The figure was higher [61 million units] during the same period in 2015. Apple recorded better results which are now down by 16.3 percent.

iPhone Market Share 2016

The famous ‘fruit’ company’s iPhone market share was 18 percent in Q1, 2015 and is only 15 percent in Q1, 2016. Experts are sure that many iPhone 6 and 6 Plus owners have no desire to upgrade to iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus because they have everything they wanted in their previous gen device.

The smaller iPhone SE version with 4-inch screen cannot attract users who own iPhone 6 or iPhone 6s. This device was meant to replace iPhone 5s, 5 and 5c. Apple believes that there is high demand for iPhone Se still there are many experts who believe that this device could be the biggest mistake in the history of the ‘fruit’ company.

Priced at $399 this smaller iPhone can attract more customers in China and India. As for the U.S. market its consumers are mainly attracted by powerful bigger smartphones with exclusive features.

It is worth to mention that Samsung also experiences a drop in its mobile device shipments.