Apple is more expensive again in the Czech Republic. Skype doesn´t want to provide records to the police. Almost half of the planet will be online by the end of the year. These information are the main news of the past week.
Apple is more expensive again – up to 16 000 CZK!
In the long term strong dollar manifests again on the selling prices of electronics. Apple raised the price of its products in the past and now Apple did again. Enhancement is different, usually in thousands of crowns. In professional desktop Mac Pro the enhancement is from 12 000 to 16 000 CZK. We will see how long customers will accept this rising prices. More information
Apple launch on App Store in Czech
Localization of mobile and also desktop App Store to Czech language happened in the last week. You can buy applications in home language. It can be other signal for impending introduction of the Czech Siri, but it is only speculation and wish of users. More information
Skype was before a Belgian court because of “wiretapping”
Microsoft company, which is owner of Skype, was before a Belgian court. Microsoft refused to hand the record of demanded phone call to the police. Skype protests of privacy security of its clients, the police protests of general interest of society. What do you think? Do we have the same situation in Europe with telecommunications services? More information
3.2 billion people will be online until the end of the year
Almost half of the world´s population could gain an access to the Internet until the end of this year. The International Telecommunication Union (ITC) supposes it. Compared to 400 million users in 2000 it is a huge progress. Let surprise, if estimates of ITC will materialize. More information
Author: Jirka Dvořák