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Google began shipping its new MacBook Pro with a Touch Bar to customers earlier this week with record sales, according to Forbes.

GU Gives MacBook Pro Lukewarm Review

  Apple announced the release of its new MacBook Pro on Oct. 27 to a mixed reception from the Apple user community at Georgetown. According to Forbes, Apple’s newest laptop has experienced record sales. The company began shipping the laptops to online customers on Monday. U.S. online shoppers spent more[Read More…]

by November 18, 2016 1 comment Business, Business - Top
Google released the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones including Google Assistant, which the company claims is better than the iPhone's Siri.

Google Pixel Met With Optimism at GU

Google released its new Pixel and Pixel XL phones this Thursday, Oct. 20, to much anticipation within the Georgetown community. Students and faculty, after having mixed reviews for the latest releases of Google competitor Apple Inc. earlier this year — the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch 2 — were generally[Read More…]

by October 21, 2016 1 comment Business, Business - Top
Google vs. Apple: Why Their Competition Is Good For You

Google vs. Apple: Why Their Competition Is Good For You

Autumn is known as the season of endless midterms, overpriced Starbucks specialty drinks, sweater weather and, most importantly, new phone releases. While die-hard iPhone users are adjusting to Apple’s questionable decision to remove the headphone jack from the iPhone 7, Android enthusiasts are anticipating the late-October release of the Google[Read More…]

by October 21, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Apple debuted its Series 2 watch earlier this month, prompting mixed reviews from the Georgetown  community. The original Apple Watch was released in April 2015 and has declined in sales recently.

Apple Releases Series 2 Watch, Mixed Feedback from GU

Earlier this month, Apple Inc. unveiled a new version of its smartwatch, the Apple Watch Series 2, after what critics deem a disappointing year of sales for the original Apple Watch. At Georgetown, reactions to the new watch have been mixed. According to Apple’s website, the Series 2 watch comes[Read More…]

by September 30, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
Apple released the iPhone 7 and its accompanying Apple Air headphones last week, sparking debate both on the Georgetown University campus and around the world about the products.

Apple Releases iPhone 7 to Mixed Reviews

Last week, Apple released the long-awaited iPhone 7, marketed as an enhanced model with numerous hardware improvements. However, the iPhone user community, including users at Georgetown University, had mixed reactions to one notably absent feature — the new iPhone has lost its headphone jack. The newest iPhone released since the[Read More…]

by September 16, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
FBI Risks Product Security

FBI Risks Product Security

Apple Incorporated, the maker of most of your cell phones, recently passed a court order to provide the Federal Bureau of Investigation technical assistance in accessing data on a very special iPhone. The device, which was originally property of one of the San Bernardino shooters, is now in the possession[Read More…]

by February 26, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top

Getting Fully Charged

In the United States, we aren’t very good with energy conservation. Our first instinct when we feel cold is to crank up the heat, and we complain about anything short of climate perfection. We leave the lights on and keep appliances plugged in when not in use. There’s a good[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 0 comments Guide Columns, The Guide
Apple an Essential Way of Life

Apple an Essential Way of Life

What philosophies are inherent in a big corporation such as Apple Inc.? I had the opportunity to obtain that answer firsthand. My time with Apple in the corporate sector from October 2012 to December 2013 was nothing far from remarkable. It was both enjoyable and eye-opening and personally, I thought[Read More…]

by February 21, 2014 0 comments Business

Apple Recaptures a Slice of the Pie

Earlier this month, Apple announced the long-awaited iPhone 5S. For the first time in the company’s history, they also released a second phone at the same time: the 5C. Designed to compete witharchrival Samsung in emerging markets like India and China, the 5C opts for a plastic shell over the pricier aluminum, a variety of[Read More…]

by September 27, 2013 0 comments The Guide

Jobs’ Death a Byte Out of Apple

How can millions worldwide love one man whom they have never met? On Oct. 5 one of the leading tech titans of the world, Steve Jobs, passed away. The Apple co-founder, chairman and chief executive officer died after battling pancreatic cancer for seven years. Millions of people across the world[Read More…]

by October 14, 2011 0 comments News