TITLE

Apple trademark application sparks rumours of iPod mobile phone launch

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Marketing Week;1/19/2006, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information related to Apple Computer Inc. The company has filed numerous trademark applications around the term "Mobile Me," which led to the speculation regarding the launch of an iPod mobile phone. There is an increasing feeling that launching its own mobile phone would empower the company's position. The trademark applications deal with a number of areas including digital music, mobile communications and portable data. There are even speculations that the company might become a mobile virtual network operator.
ACCESSION #
19980543

 

Related Articles

  • ROK CRITICS. McElligott, Tim // Telephony;9/19/2005, Vol. 246 Issue 17, p18 

    Comments on the design of Motorola Corp. and Apple Computer Inc.'s iPod ROKR mobile handset. Limitation of storage; Lack of over-the-air downloading capability; Criticism of brand name; Price.

  • Where's the iPhone?  // eWeek;9/25/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 38, p34 

    The article reports on the developments of mobile communication systems in the U.S. The Apple Computer Inc. announced its new products that includes new versions of the iPod and ITV device that allows the user to watch movies on iTunes on television. An analyst from Wall Street pointed out that...

  • Motorola exec touts devices, flashes iTunes device at CES. Eichner, Tina // RCR Wireless News;1/10/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p3 

    Presents the message of Ron Garriques, president of Motorola's personal device business, during 2005 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. Expectations of Garriques from the industry; Preview of the iTunes on a Motorola device to be released by the company in partnership with Apple;...

  • ZOOM IN. Paar, Morgan // Videomaker;Oct2005, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p11 

    The article evaluates several high technology products including the 100GB Dragon 2.5 portable hard drive, the DVDirect from Sony which can burn a DVD directly from a camera or video cassette recording without a computer and the 30GB Zen Vision video iPod from Creative.

  • briefs. Valle Javier, Pedro // Caribbean Business;6/15/2006, Vol. 34 Issue 23, p43 

    The article presents news briefs pertaining to the high technology industries as of June 15, 2006. Apple has introduced a video-capable version of its iPod U2 Special Edition. CA Inc. plans to provide Microsoft Windows Vista Beta users with a no-charge, one-year trial subscription to CA's eTrust...

  • Fearless Nonpredictions. Snell, Jason // Macworld;Jan2007, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p9 

    The article presents the author's views on how new technology trends will shape up in 2007. Wi-Fi chips would be extensively used to facilitate faster wireless networking. Apple Computer Inc. may launch its set-top entertainment box. The new year will see an interesting battle between Apple...

  • How Stephen King Went Mobile With The SI Girls.  // TelecomWeb News Digest;2/23/2006, p2 

    The article reports that Stephen King's Cell and Sports Illustrated's (SI) swimsuit issue for 2006 are in the process of being converted into mobile format. SI is moving into a multi-platform press that makes its swimsuit issue a multimedia event which will appear on Spike TV, on the Web and on...

  • KDDI Unveils MP3 Player Cellphones to Rival iPod.  // Electronic News;9/4/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 36, p33 

    The article focuses on the 12 new handset models offered by Japanese second-largest mobile phone operator KDDI Corp. starting mid-September 2006 meant to rival Apple's iPod. The dozen new handset models all feature improved audio player capability. Seven companies--Casio, Hitachi, Kyocera,...

  • Don't believe the hype. Weekes, Sue // Training & Coaching Today;Jun2007, p20 

    This article discusses the use of mobile devices in employee learning. According to the author, mobile learning content demonstrates the importance of providing learners with choice when it comes to how and when they access their learning. She explores the impact of the ubiquity of delivery...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics