According to a report by Asymco organization, Apple iPhone users spend on average 7.4 times more on apps than Android users, which means that Apple users are worth 7.4 times more than Android users.
The report states that Apple has 650 million active App Store users while Google claims 2.5 billion active users. The ratio between revenues has remained very stable, with Apple and Google having a revenue ratio of 29:15 (1.93) in 2016 and 81:42 (1.93) in 2022.
To compare app revenue per user for both platforms, we divided the global revenue number by the global user number. The result shows that iPhone users are 7.4 times more valuable than Android users. In the survey analysis, iPhone users are more sticky and willing to spend more for Apple, which is why Cook continues to push the more expensive Pro series.
According to rumors, the price of iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus remains unchanged, starting price is 5999 yuan and 6999 yuan respectively. iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max will increase the price of 1000 yuan, the price of the domestic price of 8999 yuan, 9999 yuan, the price increase is mainly due to the configuration of the larger upgrade.
It's also important to note that Apple's homegrown 5G baseband will likely be used on the new iPhone SE, and may only be used on the iPhone proper if the tests are clean.
WeChat Pay HK has officially connected to Guangzhou "Yangchengtong" The system will automatically convert the fare into Hong Kong dollars for settlement without charging any handling fee. Hong Kong residents no longer need to queue up to buy and renew their tickets when taking public transportation in Guangzhou.
SmartPLAY, an intelligent booking system for sports and recreational services developed by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department at a cost of $500 million, has been experiencing a series of malfunctions since its launch on the 9th of this month. There is a loophole in the booking of soccer pitches in the system, whereby when joining a team member to look for a user in the "user account or alias", the user's full Chinese name of any person who uses the name can be easily ticked off. This may result in the leakage of information. The relevant functions have been cancelled in the SmartPLAY Smart Self-service kiosks and webpage, and the relevant functions of the mobile application will also
WhatsApp will soon allow users to log into two accounts at the same time. The new feature will be available in the coming months. Users will be able to use both accounts at once, without having to switch between them. The feature is expected to be available by the end of the year.
The Apple Watch Series 9 uses the new S9 SiP chip with a new 4-core neural network engine that delivers up to 2x faster processing speeds than the Series 8 and up to 18 hours of battery life. With the new two-touch gestures and Siri's uploading of health data, the Series 9 supports the new "Two Tap Gesture" operation. With a maximum brightness of 3000 nits, Apple Watch Ultra 2 is 50% brighter than its predecessor.
A security expert has pointed out that simple tools are needed to hack iPhone remotely. At Def Con, a large number of iPhone users received a pop-up notification asking if they were connected to one of the Apple TV devices in the room. It was a prank designed by security researcher Jae Bochs to alert people to a major Bluetooth vulnerability on the iPhone.
Apple CEO Tim Cook received a thank you letter from a Taiwanese user, Mr. Xin, who found the Apple Watch fall detection to be a lifesaver in an emergency. Apple Watch's fall detection function has been available since Apple Watch Series 4 in 2018. Through the built-in accelerometer and gyroscope, it can analyze the wrist movement trajectory and impact acceleration.
Apple issued an official invitation earlier today (August 30), announcing that it will hold a press conference on September 12, US time (that is, the early morning of the 13th in Hong Kong time) If there is no accident, it will be the much-anticipated iPhone 15 A new series. iPhone 15 Pro Max expected to account for 35-40% of the sales of the entire series.
Flygram and Signal Plus Messenger once bypassed the security review mechanisms of Google Play and Samsung Galaxy Store and were successfully listed on the two major App Stores. The BadBazaar Trojan comes from the Chinese hacker organization GREF. FlyGram targets sensitive data such as call logs, Google accounts and WiFi data, and also provides a dangerous backup feature that sends Telegram communication data to an attacker-controlled server.
WhatsApp has given priority to pushing this feature to some beta test users. According to the current development completion level, WhatsApp’s multi-account feature on one machine will be officially implemented in the near future. The maximum number of WhatsApp accounts that can be added to a mobile phone is still unknown.
Tim Cook received a letter of thanks from Taiwan earlier, thanking Apple for producing a product that truly saved lives. The user mentioned in the letter that he accidentally slipped on the stairs at home a few weeks ago. The Apple Watch on his hand found that the user was in an abnormal condition through the fall detection function. It automatically sent an emergency rescue call, allowing the ambulance to arrive at a few days.