Microsoft claims Windows 10 now active on 400 million devices

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Microsoft released updated statistics on Windows 10, showing that 400 million people are now using the OS worldwide. It’s the fastest transition to a new version of Windows in at least a decade.

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Backblaze vets 8TB drives, releases updated hard drive reliability data

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Backblaze has released an updated set of hard drive failure rates and other related statistics. 8TB drives are now in wide deployment and performing well thus far.

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Apple's mobile Safari & Apple TV products see increased pressure in 2015, Adobe study says

Article Image According to the latest statistics gathered by Adobe Digital Index researchers, Apple’s mobile Safari product is being outpaced by Google Chrome, Apple TV views slumped over the holidays and the company’s brand image took a hit on social media in February.

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With 63% share, Apple Watch pushes global smartwatch shipments past Swiss watches for first time

Article Image Fresh statistics from Strategy Analytics show smartwatch shipments surpassed those of traditional Swiss-made timepieces for the first time ever in the last quarter of 2015, with Apple Watch leading the charge.

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Apple's iOS 9 now on 3 out of 4 compatible devices as adoption rates rise

Article Image In statistics shared with developers on Monday, Apple revealed distribution of the latest iOS 9 mobile operating system now stands at 75 percent, a number up 5 percent since the last check in November.

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Apple bucks downward PC market spiral, was lone manufacturer to see growth in 2015

Article Image The latest statistics from market research firm Gartner show Apple as the lone top-five PC vendor that grew worldwide shipments from 2014, bucking an negative market trend that saw shipments decline for the fourth consecutive year.

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Apple has been undercounting Apple News traffic due to glitch, working on fix

Article Image Apple on Sunday said it has been sharing erroneous iOS 9 News app usage statistics with publishing partners due to an unnoticed glitch, adding that it does not know exactly how many people are currently using the service.

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iPhone 6s pushes iOS 9 adoption to 57% after 3 weeks of availability

Article Image According to Apple’s latest statistics, iOS 9 is now installed on 57 percent of all compatible devices accessing the App Store, a 7 percent uptick over the past two weeks.

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Apple gains US smartphone share in August at expense of Android, Samsung

Article Image The latest statistics from analytics firm comScore reveal Apple continued to chip away at Android’s smartphone marketshare in the U.S. for the three-month period ending in August, while iPhone moved further away from second place Samsung.

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Facebook, casual games dominate list of most popular iOS apps of all time

According to fresh statistics from analytics firm App Annie published on Wednesday, social media giant Facebook is responsible for four of the top ten most downloaded iOS apps of all time, with Google and Apple titles in tow.

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Study claims 80% of Apple Watch owners in US, UK use Apple Pay

According to new data from research firm Wristly, which saw its statistics cited in Apple’s latest earnings conference call, Apple Watch is proving to be a boon for Apple Pay users, as 80 percent of owners use the service to make purchases.

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Apple's iPhone gains 2% marketshare in US as competitors falter

The latest statistics from market research firm comScore reveal Apple widened its lead over competitors in the U.S. smartphone market over the three-month period ending in May, but more importantly gained another 2 percent in the platform race as Android faltered.

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Apple's ultra-thin 12-inch MacBook benchmarks on par with 2011 MacBook Air

Fresh benchmark statistics posted to the Web on Wednesday suggest Apple’s upcoming 12-inch MacBook laptop will perform at levels commensurate of older MacBook Air models from 2011.



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Apple iOS 8 distribution hits 77% as Google's Android remains bifurcated

Earlier this week, Apple released fresh statistics regarding iOS 8 distribution, showing 77 percent of devices run the latest version of its most recent operating system.



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Apple's iOS 8 now on 68% of devices as distribution growth holds steady

According to the latest statistics from Apple, distribution of company’s iOS 8 mobile operating continues to plod along and is now installed on 68 percent of iPhones and iPads registered to the iOS App Store.



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While 91% of Apple users run iOS 7, five different versions of Android hold 10%+ share

The latest mobile operating system statistics show that Google’s Android is more fragmented than ever, with three different versions of the platform representing two-thirds of all devices, while Apple’s latest version of iOS runs on 91 percent of iPhones and iPads.



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Apple's iPhone still driving force behind NA mobile Web traffic, Samsung share on the rise

According to the latest statistics from ad network Chitika, Apple’s iPhone was responsible for driving over half of all North American smartphone Web traffic in July, but rival manufacturer Samsung showed the most growth during the same period.



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Google Analytics gets dedicated iOS app, Facebook adds celebrity-focused Mentions app

Webmasters now have an easier, official app for tracking their website statistics on their iPhone with Google’s new Analytics app, while celebrities and other public figures can more easily engage with their fanbases on Facebook thanks to the social network’s new Mentions app.



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Google Sadly Owns Up to White Maleness


Google on Wednesday revealed statistics about the makeup of its workforce and admitted that it’s pretty homogenous. “We’re not where we want to be when it comes to diversity,” said Laszlo Bock, senior vice president for people operations. “It is hard to address these kinds of challenges if you’re not prepared to discuss them openly, and with the facts,” he remarked. “All our diversity efforts, including going public with these numbers, are designed to ensure Google recruits and retains many more women and minorities in the future.”

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