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WhatsApp stops support for iPhone 4
WhatsApp stops support for iPhone 4
WhatsApp, the more-than-billion-users messaging app, updated its iOS version today. But this is the first update that wont be available to iPhone 4 users. ...... 04 Sep 2018
Virus shut down iPhone chip manufacturer TSMC
Virus shut down iPhone chip manufacturer TSMC
Taiwanese contract chip manufacturer TSMC (Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company) has had to shut down some of its factories after a virus ...... 04 Aug 2018
Massive iPhone manufacturer soon has a U.S. headquarters
Massive iPhone manufacturer soon has a U.S. headquarters
The world's largest electronics contract manufacturer has established a new headquarters in the United States. The Taiwan based Foxconn is known ...... 17 Jun 2018 - 5 comments
Google Lens is now available on the iPhone
Google Lens is now available on the iPhone
Google's one of the more known ad campaigns, for Pixel phones, has reminded people of how limited iPhone's storage is. Google Photos offers ...... 17 Mar 2018 - 4 comments
Apple captures over half of global smartphone revenue
Apple captures over half of global smartphone revenue
Every year Apple takes home nearly every penny of global smartphone profits. Thanks to huge margins no one has been able to replicate, it only ...... 19 Feb 2018
Apple promises to fix the crash inducing message bug soon
Apple promises to fix the crash inducing message bug "soon"
A few days ago a new, and fairly severe, iOS bug was revealed. The problem occurs system wide but especially plagues the messaging and email ...... 18 Feb 2018
Apple to replace iPhone's back camera with TrueDepth?
Apple to replace iPhone's back camera with TrueDepth?
Apple's latest iteration of iPhone, or the greatest one should say since iPhone X and iPhone 8 were released simultaneously, utilizes a new ...... 18 Feb 2018
Does iPhone get slower over time?
Does iPhone get slower over time?
It doesn't require much googling to find all sorts of conspiracy theories about Apple intentionally slowing down previous iPhone models shortly ...... 10 Oct 2017 - 7 comments
How much would you be willing to pay for an iPhone?
How much would you be willing to pay for an iPhone?
It is the year 2017 or, as it is known in Cupertino, year 10 AI (after iPhone). However, this year will be remembered a little differently from ...... 11 Jul 2017 - 6 comments
A battle for Apple's OLED billions
A battle for Apple's OLED billions
As the Korean smartphone manufacturers have delivered their flagship phones for this year the press in their homeland finds something else to ...... 04 Jul 2017 - 1 comment
Ransomware hoax on iPhone prompts update release
Ransomware hoax on iPhone prompts update release
Apple released a small update for iPhone after a fake ransomware attack was reported by users. The hoax ransomware appeared to lock the iPhone ...... 30 Mar 2017
Apple updated iOS to 10.3 with minor updates to tvOS and watchOS
Apple updated iOS to 10.3 with minor updates to tvOS and watchOS
Apple's mobile OS's latest version has been in beta testing for weeks now. Today the Cupertino giant has finally finished ironing out the bugs ...... 27 Mar 2017
Apple's new Clips app helps create, well, clips
Apple's new Clips app helps create, well, clips
Apple announced today a new iPhone 7 (PRODUCT)RED as well as a new iPad with old tech. If neither a charity version of last year iPhone or an ...... 21 Mar 2017 - 1 comment
iPhone storage full? SanDisk has a solution
iPhone storage full? SanDisk has a solution
At the ongoing Mobile World Congress, SanDisk has released a flash memory storage solution for iPhone and iPad that connects seamlessly to the iOS device. ...... 27 Feb 2017 - 1 comment
A video reveals two iPhone prototypes with competing operating systems
A video reveals two iPhone prototypes with competing operating systems
It's been ten years since the iPhone was unveiled by Steve Jobs. Sparking the smartphone revolution the iPhone was essentially the same thing ...... 12 Jan 2017 - 1 comment
Apple iPhone 7 will use some modems from Intel
Apple iPhone 7 will use some modems from Intel
In an effort to diversify their supplier base, Apple's upcoming iPhone 7 will use modems from Intel rather than Qualcomm in some models. ...... 12 Jun 2016 - 1 comment
You'll soon be able to unlock your Mac with your iPhone's Touch ID fingerprint sensor
You'll soon be able to unlock your Mac with your iPhone's Touch ID fingerprint sensor
According to sources, Apple is working on allowing you to use your phone's Touch ID fingerprint sensor to unlock your Mac computer. The update ...... 21 May 2016
TIME selects iPhone as the most influential gadget ever
TIME selects iPhone as the most influential gadget ever
TIME magazine has released its list of 50 most influential gadgets of all time. The winner is not a surprise but there's a lot of variety further back. ...... 05 May 2016 - 1 comment
Apple released quarterly results, iPhone sales down first time ever
Apple released quarterly results, iPhone sales down first time ever
Apple has released the first quarterly earnings of 2016. As expected, the results weren't as impressive as quarters in recent history. The most ...... 27 Apr 2016
FBI will help local authorities unlock iPhones
FBI will help local authorities unlock iPhones
According to a new report, FBI officials will help local law enforcement in unlocking iPhones and other electronic devices. The FBI recently ...... 03 Apr 2016 - 4 comments
U.S. iPhone users spent $35 on apps, games last year
U.S. iPhone users spent $35 on apps, games last year
According to a new research report from Sensor Tower, the average U.S. iPhone user spent $35 on apps and games in 2015. 71 percent of that ...... 29 Mar 2016 - 1 comment
IHS: 64GB model iPhone only costs Apple $12 more than base 16GB model
IHS: 64GB model iPhone only costs Apple $12 more than base 16GB model
According to market research firm IHS, it only costs Apple $12 more to build a 64GB model iPhone compared to a base 16GB model. The company ...... 29 Mar 2016 - 3 comments
Apple to allow two employees to stand for cross-examination in encrypted iPhone case
Apple to allow two employees to stand for cross-examination in encrypted iPhone case
Apple has said this weekend that the U.S. government and Apple will be able to cross-examine each other's witnesses in court, and that the tech ...... 20 Mar 2016
Facebook, Snapchat, Google looking to increase encryption for their devices
Facebook, Snapchat, Google looking to increase encryption for their devices
According to multiple reports, top tech companies like Facebook, Google and Snapchat are all working on increasing the encryption of their devices ...... 15 Mar 2016
Apple's new patent suggests a waterproof iPhone?
Apple's new patent suggests a waterproof iPhone?
While most of the US was concentrating yesterday on turkey and pumpkin pie the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published a patent by Apple, ...... 27 Nov 2015
Apple reports strong quarter but the iPad is in serious trouble
Apple reports strong quarter but the iPad is in serious trouble
Apple reported their quarterly earnings today, with all metrics basically in-line. The company reported $51.5 billion in revenue, and $11.1 ...... 28 Oct 2015 - 3 comments
HTC: No, Apple actually copied our design
HTC: No, Apple actually copied our design
Following claims that their new One A9 copies the design of the iPhone, HTC has struck back, stating that HTC actually pioneered the look. ...... 23 Oct 2015
Apple confirms new iPhone event for September 9th
Apple confirms new iPhone event for September 9th
Apple has confirmed that its upcoming iPhone event will take place on September 9th at 10AM PST at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. ...... 28 Aug 2015 - 3 comments
Samsung runs out of Galaxy phones to loan out in new 'Test Drive' program
Samsung runs out of Galaxy phones to loan out in new 'Test Drive' program
Samsung announced last week that for $1, iPhone owners could test out new Galaxy smartphones for 30 days in an effort to get some users to switch over. ...... 24 Aug 2015 - 1 comment
Report: Apple's iPhone event to be held on Sept. 9
Report: Apple's iPhone event to be held on Sept. 9
If you have been following the smartphone industry for a few years it should be painfully obvious that Apple is about to release a new iPhone ...... 08 Aug 2015 - 1 comment
Apple to ramp up production of new iPhone to record levels
Apple to ramp up production of new iPhone to record levels
According to a new report, Apple is preparing to ramp up production of its next generation iPhone to record levels. Apple is allegedly asking ...... 09 Jul 2015 - 2 comments
Samsung's profits fall tremendously as larger iPhones eat into sales
Samsung's profits fall tremendously as larger iPhones eat into sales
Samsung Electronics announced this week that its profits fell 39 percent year-over-year as Apple's latest offerings cut into sales. For the ...... 29 Apr 2015 - 1 comment
Report: 2016 iPhones will use Intel chips
Report: 2016 iPhones will use Intel chips
According to a new report, Apple will begin using Intel chips in 2016 for its iPhones sold in Asia and Latin America. Reportedly, the iPhone ...... 13 Mar 2015
Took long enough: Google Calendar finally available for iPhone
Took long enough: Google Calendar finally available for iPhone
iPhone fans rejoice! Google has released their native Google Calendar app for the iPhone this week. Similar to its Android counterpart, the ...... 11 Mar 2015
Apple products are back in Russia, but with significant price boost
Apple products are back in Russia, but with significant price boost
Last week, we reported that Apple shut down their Russian online store due to the "extreme" depreciation of the Russian currency, rubles. ...... 24 Dec 2014
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