Tag: apple store

Apple has a problem with user reviews: It (still) doesn’t care

Most of what I write for VentureBeat is objectively factual news or fact-based analysis, but there are times when I share my subjective opinions, backed by details with some gray areas. This is one of those times. I don’t believe Apple cares about user reviews, at least on an executive level. Another way of putting […]

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Apple Is Piloting Extended AppleCare+ Eligibility at Select Apple Stores in the U.S, Canada

Select Apple Stores based out of the United States and Canada are piloting a new program that allows users to purchase AppleCare+ even after 60-days from the purchase date. It has been revealed that the pilot program has begun earlier this week. Apple is rolling out the pilot program in about 50 stores in the […]

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Apple Has Pulled down Reviews and Ratings Section from All of Its Product Page

AppleInsider has reported that Apple is pulling reviews from the buyer review section. It was further learned that Apple has removed pages from U.S, U.K and Australian Apple pages. This is most definitely not a bug since the review page has been pulled down from multiple regions. Perhaps Apple has intentionally retired the review section. […]

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India’s first Apple Store will reportedly be in Mumbai’s Maker Maxity

Apple has reportedly selected a site in India for the country’s first Apple Store, and is said to already be in the process of designing and building out the site. The location, says India’s Economic Times, is in Mumbai’s Maker Maxity — a mall servicing a high-end clientele including financial institutions and large businesses. According […]

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Apple Takes Advantage of New Foreign Direct Investment Rules to Start Online Sales in India

India is arguably one of the most attractive smartphone markets with an estimated 299-million smartphone users. For the past couple of years, Apple was trying to set up the Apple Store in India but the local laws prevented them (and other foreign brands) from doing so. In a recent turn of events, the Indian Government […]

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Thieves Target Apple Store in Bay Area and Manage to Steal 16 iPhones

Apple Stores are centrally located and mostly offer open areas for checking out Apple products. The ambiance and the elegance of the Apple Store is not only attracting buyers but it is also attracting thieves who intend to make a fortune by stealing iPhones. In the latest incident, thieves have targeted an Apple Store in […]

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Relaxation of Foreign Investment Rules in India Will Help Apple Build Its Store

Apple has been trying to set up single-brand retail stores in India from quite some time. The FDI rules have prevented Apple from offering a flagship Apple Store in India. Meanwhile, Apple tried to persuade the authorities and asked for an exemption under the ‘cutting-edge technology.’ category In 2017 things started looking brighter as the […]

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Apple Designs Wireless Security System That Will Disable Unpaid Apple Devices if They Leave the Store

A good bunch of Apple Store robberies has been caught on camera. Recently in California, Apple devices were robbed in front of customers. The folks at Apple have finally decided to tighten the leash with a new wireless security system. The US Patent & Trademark Office has published an application from Apple. The application relates […]

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