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Leaked: iPhone 5 smaller dock and motherboard

Leaked: iPhone 5 smaller dock and motherboard

13 August, 2012 | comments (81)

The latest leaks, concerning the next generation iPhone show what appears to be the new motherboard and the new smaller dock connector. The motherboard is different from the one used in the iPhone 4S. It features a smaller SIM tray and it...


IDC: Android and iOS control 85 percent of the smartphone market

IDC: Android and iOS control 85 percent of the smartphone market

08 August, 2012 | comments (88)

We've already seen IDC's numbers on tablet market share for Q2 2012, but now it's time to see how they judge the performance of smartphone OSes. It comes shortly after the Canalys' take on the situation and there are no surprises, just a better look...


iOS 6 supports taller displays, maybe even 9-pin connectors

iOS 6 supports taller displays, maybe even 9-pin connectors

08 August, 2012 | comments (65)

The rumor mill is overflowing with talk of a bigger screen on the next iPhone, a screen with a wider aspect ratio. There's also a lot of chatter about a new connector, potentially with fewer pins. An important question was often overlooked though -...


iOS 6 new beta is out, brings along some new features

iOS 6 new beta is out, brings along some new features

07 August, 2012 | comments (66)

Apple has just seeded a new beta version of its iOS platform to developers. The new release brings the usual batch of bug-fixes and performance tweaks, but also several cool new features. We told you about the first of those earlier today - the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Apple took 77% of the smartphone industry profits last quarter

Apple took 77% of the smartphone industry profits last quarter

06 August, 2012 | comments (155)

The numbers are in and once again it has been a stunning quarter for Apple. The Cupertino based company managed to reap in nearly 77 percent of the operating profits from the smartphone industry in the second fiscal quarter. These figures are...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Apple removes YouTube app from iOS 6 due to licensing issues

Apple removes YouTube app from iOS 6 due to licensing issues

06 August, 2012 | comments (59)

Those who downloaded the latest iOS 6 beta 4 yesterday were in for a bit of a surprise when they found out the YouTube app was no longer part of the OS. Turns out, Apple will no longer be including the YouTube player app in iOS 6 because...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Are these the nano-SIM tray and home button of the iPhone 5?

Are these the nano-SIM tray and home button of the iPhone 5?

06 August, 2012 | comments (55)

Earlier this year, lots of major phone makers fought over the design of the next generation SIM cards - known as nano-SIM - and Apple won out in the end. Photos of the alleged SIM tray for the iPhone 5 have surfaced and show the difference in size...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


The iPhone was born off the corner of a concept iPad's screen

The iPhone was born off the corner of a concept iPad's screen

05 August, 2012 | comments (207)

The Apple/Samsung court battle is in its full swing and this week saw Apple's VPs Phil Schiller and Scott Forstall take the stand. Lots of intriguing information came out of their testimonies. To our greatest surprise not only was Apple already...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Canalys analysts claim Android rules the smartphone world

Canalys analysts claim Android rules the smartphone world

02 August, 2012 | comments (62)

Analysts have crunched the numbers and revealed the state of the mobile world in Q2 of 2012. Canalys released a report that mostly talks about China - and with good reason too, as the country broke the record for smartphone shipments for a second...


The Apple-Samsung trial goes on, shows us new iPhone prototypes

The Apple-Samsung trial goes on, shows us new iPhone prototypes

01 August, 2012 | comments (177)

The second day of the Apple vs. Samsung trial went interesting to say the least. After the court denied Samsung the right to make an argument that a Sony concept was the real inspiration behind iPhone's design, the Koreans decided to take matters...

Tags: Apple, Samsung, Misc


An Apple event on September 12 confirmed by Reuters, AllThingsD

An Apple event on September 12 confirmed by Reuters, AllThingsD

31 July, 2012 | comments (200)

We were seriously considering turning a deaf ear to yesterday's rumors about Apple shifting their expected launch date to September 12, much like we did with that August launch rumor. Still, we decided to run the story and today, the rumor is...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


iPhone 5 to be announced 12 September alongside iPad Mini?

iPhone 5 to be announced 12 September alongside iPad Mini?

30 July, 2012 | comments (159)

We might see the latest mobile tech from Cupertino earlier than expected this year. Sources, close to iMore, have suggested that we'll see the iPhone 5 on an Apple event on Wednesday, September 12 with availability following suit 9 days later on...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


More photos of the alleged next generation iPhone emerge

More photos of the alleged next generation iPhone emerge

29 July, 2012 | comments (200)

Iш looks like we have caught a glimpse of the future today... Okay, at least the iPhone 5 part of the future. Here comes an alleged next generation iPhone in its full splendor. More photos of Apple's upcoming smartphone have emerged, revealing...

Tags: Apple, Rumors


Google had warned Samsung not to use Apple's designs

Google had warned Samsung not to use Apple's designs

27 July, 2012 | comments (359)

And the juicy details keep flowing in. Like we mentioned in our previous article about leaked iPhone prototype designs, the Apple vs. Samsung legal battle is resulting in a lot of never before seen information reaching the public through legal...

Tags: Apple, Samsung


Apple's court filings reveal early iPhone designs

Apple's court filings reveal early iPhone designs

27 July, 2012 | comments (99)

The legal battle between Apple and Samsung may have become tiring to some but you can't deny the juiciness of some of the secrets that have been uncovered through internal documents since the two started going at each other. Case in point being...

Tags: Apple, Samsung


Samsung Galaxy S III update does away with universal search

Samsung Galaxy S III update does away with universal search

25 July, 2012 | comments (98)

The latest 'stability' update for the international Samsung Galaxy S III no longer lets you search your local data (such as contacts and media files), due to legal pressure from Apple. This comes after a similar patch removed universal search...

Tags: Samsung, Apple


Apple reports third quarter results, makes $8.8 billion in profit

Apple reports third quarter results, makes $8.8 billion in profit

25 July, 2012 | comments (72)

Apple today announced the results of the third financial quarter of the year and as usual the numbers are impressive. The company reported a quarterly revenue of $35 billion, with quarterly net profit of $8.8 billion. Compared to this, last...

Tags: Apple


Next iPhone will feature a 19-pin connector, Reuters confirms

Next iPhone will feature a 19-pin connector, Reuters confirms

23 July, 2012 | comments (134)

We're hearing new reports about a smaller dock connector debuting on the iPhone 5 - this time courtesy of insider sources close to Reuters. While we've heard before that the next iPhone will feature a smaller dock connector this is the first time we...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Rumors


Apple iOS 6 beta 3 is now seeding to developers

Apple iOS 6 beta 3 is now seeding to developers

16 July, 2012 | comments (40)

Three weeks after iOS 6 beta 2 became available, Apple has began seeding the third beta version of its latest mobile OS. The iOS 6 beta 3 update is available as an over-the-air download to everyone running the previous release. As always, the...

Tags: Apple, iOS, Touch UI


Samsung gets expedited Galaxy Nexus injunction hearing

Samsung gets expedited Galaxy Nexus injunction hearing

14 July, 2012 | comments (150)

The US Court of Appeals has granted Samsung's request to expedite its appeal of the preliminary injunction against the Galaxy Nexus. The company must file its court brief to start the process before July 16 and Apple has until July 30 to...

Tags: Samsung, Apple, Misc